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Creating the Creation MuseumHow Fundamentalist Beliefs Come to Life

Creating the Creation Museum: How Fundamentalist Beliefs Come to Life

Kathleen C. Oberlin

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781479881642
eISBN:
9781479897520
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479881642.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Culture

The typical story about creationist social movements centers on battles in the classroom or in the courtroom—like the Scopes Trial in 1925. But there is a new setting: a museum. “Prepare to Believe” ... More

Remaking Families in Contemporary China

Remaking Families in Contemporary China

Xiaoying Qi

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
April 2021
ISBN:
9780197510988
eISBN:
9780197511015
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197510988.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Culture, Marriage and the Family

The book examines a number of emerging family-relations practices engaged in contemporary China. In doing so, it draws attention to new patterns of behavior and expectations related to transformation ... More

Still LifeEcologies of the Modern Imagination at the Art Museum

Still Life: Ecologies of the Modern Imagination at the Art Museum

Fernando Domínguez Rubio

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780226713922
eISBN:
9780226714110
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226714110.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Culture

How do you keep the cracks in Starry Night from spreading? How do you prevent artworks made of hugs or candies from disappearing? How do you render a fading photograph eternal—or should you attempt ... More

Wartime Suffering and SurvivalThe Human Condition under Siege in the Blockade of Leningrad, 1941-1944

Wartime Suffering and Survival: The Human Condition under Siege in the Blockade of Leningrad, 1941-1944

Jeffrey K. Hass

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780197514276
eISBN:
9780197514306
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197514276.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Comparative and Historical Sociology, Culture

This book explores how people survive in the face of incredible odds. When our backs are against the wall, what are our interests, identities, and practices? When are we self-centered, empathetic, ... More

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