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People, Not Polar Bears: Faith in Place’s First Ten Years

Amanda J. Baugh

in God and the Green Divide: Religious Environmentalism in Black and White

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780520291164
eISBN:
9780520965003
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520291164.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

Chapter 1 describes Faith in Place’s origins and development within the context of the American environmental movement and with attention to strategic decisions its leaders made to help their ... More


God and the Green Divide: Religious Environmentalism in Black and White

Amanda J. Baugh

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780520291164
eISBN:
9780520965003
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520291164.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

American environmentalism historically has been associated with the interests of white elites. Yet religious leaders in the twenty-first century have helped instill concern about the earth among ... More


Imagined Empires: A History of Revolt in Egypt

Zeinab Abul-Magd

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780520275522
eISBN:
9780520956537
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520275522.001.0001
Subject:
History, Middle East History

Through a microhistory of Qina, a small province in Upper Egypt, this book investigates the history of five world empires that assumed hegemony in this province over the last five hundred years. It ... More


Imagined Empires, Real Rebels

Zeinab Abul-Magd

in Imagined Empires: A History of Revolt in Egypt

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780520275522
eISBN:
9780520956537
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520275522.003.0001
Subject:
History, Middle East History

The introduction lays out the main argument of the book, provides with the historical background for Qina province, details the theoretical approaches applied in the book, and lists the several types ... More


Introduction: Defining Hoptopia

Peter A. Kopp

in Hoptopia: A World of Agriculture and Beer in Oregon's Willamette Valley

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780520277472
eISBN:
9780520965058
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520277472.003.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter introduces the book’s argument that the recent revolution in craft beer is the product of a complex global history that converged in the hop fields of Oregon’s Willamette Valley. While ... More


City of Emergencies

Alex M. Nading

in Mosquito Trails: "Ecology, Health, and the Politics of Entanglement"

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780520282612
eISBN:
9780520958562
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520282612.003.0002
Subject:
Anthropology, Medical Anthropology

Ciudad Sandino, which was founded after the 1972 earthquake that destroyed central Managua, is known to many residents as a “city of emergencies.” In this chapter, I trace the city’s development ... More


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