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Reducing the Number of People in California’s Women’s Prisons: How “Gender-Responsive Prisons” Harm Women, Children, and Families

Californians United for a Responsible Budget

in Interrupted Life: Experiences of Incarcerated Women in the United States

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520252493
eISBN:
9780520944565
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520252493.003.0065
Subject:
Sociology, Gender and Sexuality

In April 2007, Californians United for a Responsible Budget (CURB) published a report entitled Reducing the Number of People in California's Women's Prisons: How “Gender Responsive Prisons” Harm ... More


Artmaking in the Age of Global Capitalism: Visual Practices, Philosophy, Politics

Jan Bryant

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781474456944
eISBN:
9781474476867
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474456944.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Aesthetics

What strategies are visual artists and filmmakers using to criticise the social and economic conditions shaping our particular historical moment? This question is answered by considering the methods ... More


Albus Dumbledore and the Curse of Toxic Masculinity

Karen Sugrue

in Toxic Masculinity: Mapping the Monstrous in Our Heroes

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781496828934
eISBN:
9781496828989
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496828934.003.0009
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

In both the worlds of sociology and psychotherapy, a crisis of masculinity can be seen in a number of very concerning trends in violence, mental health, education, media, and in wider social domains. ... More


Before the goal of ‘ending homelessness’: the evolution of policy

Mike Allen, Lars Benjaminsen, Eoin O’Sullivan, and Nicholas Pleace

in Ending Homelessness?: The Contrasting Experiences of Denmark, Finland and Ireland

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781447347170
eISBN:
9781447347323
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447347170.003.0002
Subject:
Sociology, Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility

Chapter 2 provides a detailed analysis of the emergence and content of the homeless strategies in Denmark, Finland and Ireland. While all three countries had various homelessness policy statements ... More


Conclusion

Agnès Maillot

in In the Shadow of History: Sinn Féin 1926-70

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780719084898
eISBN:
9781526103918
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719084898.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

This chapter looks at the aftermath of the split between Officials and Privisionals in 1970, with an analysis of the different interpretations that were subsquently given for the split, and an ... More


Evolutionary Parasitology: The Integrated Study of Infections, Immunology, Ecology, and Genetics

Paul Schmid-Hempel

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9780198832140
eISBN:
9780191870873
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198832140.001.0001
Subject:
Biology, Disease Ecology / Epidemiology, Evolutionary Biology / Genetics

Parasites are ubiquitous and shape almost every aspect of their hosts, including physiology, behaviour, life histories, the structure of the microbiota, and entire communities. Hence, parasitism is ... More


Everyday Communalism: Riots in Contemporary Uttar Pradesh

Sudha Pai and Sajjan Kumar

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
April 2019
ISBN:
9780199466290
eISBN:
9780199095865
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199466290.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Indian Politics

The authors analyse the reasons underlying the resurgence of communalism in the 2000s in Uttar Pradesh (UP) leading to riots in Mau in 2005, Gorakhpur in 2007, and Muzaffarnagar in 2013, but more ... More


Introduction

David M. Smith and Margaret Greenfields

in Gypsies and Travellers in housing: The decline of Nomadism

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9781847428738
eISBN:
9781447310969
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847428738.003.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Politics, Social Movements and Social Change

The introduction sets out the main themes to be addressed in the book and discusses the concepts of cultural trauma, collective resilience and resistance. The relevance of these concepts to ... More


Ethical considerations in service-user-led research: Strategies for Living Project

Sarah Wright, Rachel Waters, Vicky Nicholls, and members of the Strategies for Living Project

in Researchers and their 'subjects': Ethics, power, knowledge and consent

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861345141
eISBN:
9781447303220
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861345141.003.0002
Subject:
Sociology, Social Research and Statistics

The underlying principle for using user-led research in mental health has been widely documented. This type of research includes placing independent research that is designed and carried out by ... More


Your Diabetes: U. S. Health Care Providers’ Orientations toward Patients

Mari Armstrong-Hough

in Biomedicalization and the Practice of Culture: Globalization and Type 2 Diabetes in the United States and Japan

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781469646688
eISBN:
9781469646701
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469646688.003.0005
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

This chapter uses interview data with American health care providers to examine clinicians’ strategies for negotiating with patients to elicit cooperation and participation in their own ... More


Our Diabetes: Diabetes in the Japanese Exam Room

Mari Armstrong-Hough

in Biomedicalization and the Practice of Culture: Globalization and Type 2 Diabetes in the United States and Japan

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781469646688
eISBN:
9781469646701
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469646688.003.0006
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

This chapter examines Japanese providers’ strategies for managing patients with diabetes using interview data and participant observation from full-time clinical shadowing of outpatient and inpatient ... More


Mr. President, Why Not Make America Safe for Democracy?

Carrie Williams Clifford

in Recasting the Vote: How Women of Color Transformed the Suffrage Movement

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9781469659329
eISBN:
9781469659343
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469659329.003.0013
Subject:
History, African-American History

Part 3 demonstrates that the entry of the United States into World War I changed the political landscape once again as suffrage activists balanced their demands for greater democracy at home with the ... More


Decision Making

Dana H. Ballard

in Brain Computation as Hierarchical Abstraction

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780262028615
eISBN:
9780262323819
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262028615.003.0009
Subject:
Neuroscience, Research and Theory

Acting in the world in the situation that the agent is aware of requires command of decision options. Basic decision can be handled with barrier models, but social decisions require Game Theory. ... More


Strategies and Style: (Horror and Terror, Part 2)

David Roche

in Making and Remaking Horror in the 1970s and 2000s: Why Don’t They Do It Like They Used To?

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9781617039621
eISBN:
9781626740129
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781617039621.003.0008
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

The aim of this chapter is twofold: highlighting the formal strategies meant to produce dread, terror and horror, and showing how the style of the 2000s remakes confirm the intensification of ... More


Risk and Stress: Emotion Work

Diane Vaughan

in Dead Reckoning: Air Traffic Control, System Effects, and Risk

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9780226796406
eISBN:
9780226796543
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226796543.003.0011
Subject:
Society and Culture, Technology and Society

When asked about risk and stress, controllers accounts contradict their emotion-laden narratives of Chapter 7. “Risky? No, no, why do you think it’s risky?” “Stressful? My drive into work is more ... More


The Problem

Thomas Princen, Jack P. Manno, and Pamela L. Martin

in Ending the Fossil Fuel Era

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780262028806
eISBN:
9780262327077
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262028806.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Environmental Politics

Ending the Fossil Fuel Era means beginning a delegitimization, or reconceptualization and revalorization of fossil fuels or, to be precise, humans’ relations with fossil fuels. The authors argue for ... More


Sex and Gender in Public

Erich Goode

in The Taming of New York's Washington Square: A Wild Civility

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781479878574
eISBN:
9781479872718
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479878574.003.0006
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance

Gender is linked to deviance, both with regard to women as victims, that is, the recipient of the unwanted actions of others, and as perpetrators, as the actors of behaviour others consider wrongful. ... More


Tensions, order, and the body

Michael Harrigan

in Frontiers of servitude: Slavery in narratives of the early French Atlantic

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781526122261
eISBN:
9781526136183
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526122261.003.0006
Subject:
History, Imperialism and Colonialism

Colonial commentators, aware of the impossibility of dominating the consciousness of slaves, testify to the use of auxiliary strategies to circumscribe them in place or time. Forms of surveillance ... More


Arabic Political Discourse and Politeness Strategies

El Mustapha Lahlali

in Arabic Political Discourse in Transition

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9780748682744
eISBN:
9781399509213
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748682744.003.0007
Subject:
Society and Culture, Middle Eastern Studies

This chapter examines the concept of politeness in the context of the Arab Spring, with a particular focus on politeness strategies in different speeches, statements and slogans, examining shifts in ... More


Arabic Islamic Political Discourse

El Mustapha Lahlali

in Arabic Political Discourse in Transition

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9780748682744
eISBN:
9781399509213
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748682744.003.0008
Subject:
Society and Culture, Middle Eastern Studies

This chapter examines the Islamic parties discourse during and post Arab Spring. The landslide victory of most Islamic parties in post Arab Spring elections in Egypt and Tunisia took many observers ... More


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