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The Real Responsibility Is on You!: The Self-Sufficiency Trap

Lauren J. Silver

in System Kids: Adolescent Mothers and the Politics of Regulation

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9781469622590
eISBN:
9781469622613
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469622590.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

This chapter looks closely at how young mothers have presented their identities during official negotiations. The youth seemed to have been aware of the need to appear worthy of public investment and ... More


Privatisation and Policy Decision-Making in Brazil

Licinio Velasco and Armando Castelar Pinheiro

in Policy analysis in Brazil

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9781447306849
eISBN:
9781447310976
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447306849.003.0007
Subject:
Sociology, Politics, Social Movements and Social Change

This chapter focus on the public development bank and offer a historical analysis of the privatisation of State enterprises in Brazil through the – initially circumstantial – activities of the ... More


Introduction

Japonica Brown-Saracino

in A Neighborhood That Never Changes: Gentrification, Social Preservation, and the Search for Authenticity

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226076621
eISBN:
9780226076645
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226076645.003.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

This chapter introduces the concepts of gentrification and social preservation. For more than three decades, sociologists, planners, and policymakers have paid attention to gentrification: “an ... More


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