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System Kids: Adolescent Mothers and the Politics of Regulation

Lauren J. Silver

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9781469622590
eISBN:
9781469622613
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469622590.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

This book considers the daily lives of adolescent mothers as they negotiate the child welfare system to meet the needs of their children and themselves. Often categorized as dependent and delinquent, ... More


Government of Paper: The Materiality of Bureaucracy in Urban Pakistan

Matthew S. Hull

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780520272149
eISBN:
9780520951884
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520272149.001.0001
Subject:
Anthropology, Middle Eastern Cultural Anthropology

In the electronic age, documents appear to have escaped their paper confinement. But we are still surrounded by flows of paper with enormous consequences. In the planned city of Islamabad, order and ... More


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