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Focusing on Families

Grace Yukich

in One Family Under God: Immigration Politics and Progressive Religion in America

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199988662
eISBN:
9780199346318
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199988662.003.0005
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

While the New Sanctuary Movement claimed to seek change for all immigrants, they only offered sanctuary to mixed-status immigrant families, in which some family members had legal status while others ... More


Voting for God and the GOP: The Role of Evangelical Religion in the Emergence of the Republican South

Daniel K. Williams

in Painting Dixie Red: When, Where, Why, and How the South Became Republican

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780813036847
eISBN:
9780813043999
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813036847.003.0002
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter examines the critical role that evangelical Christian support has supplied for the Republican Party in the South. It traces such support from the Cold War and 1950s McCarthyism all the ... More


‘They fuck you up’ – revaluations of the family in contemporary British horror film: Steven Sheil's Mum & Dad

Johannes Schlegel

in Gothic kinship

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780719088605
eISBN:
9781781707203
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719088605.003.0013
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism

Chapter 12 examines evaluations of the nuclear family in a contextual analysis of the recent Gothic film Mum & Dad (2008, dir. Steven Sheil). This film, as medium of a discursive transformation of ... More


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