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Mixed-Income Development in Context: Urban Poverty, Community Development, and the Transformation of Public Housing

Robert J. Chaskin and Mark L. Joseph

in Integrating the Inner City: The Promise and Perils of Mixed-Income Public Housing Transformation

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780226164397
eISBN:
9780226303901
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226303901.003.0003
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

This chapter places public housing reform policies like the Plan for Transformation in Chicago and HOPE VI (and its successor Choice Neighborhoods) at the national level in the broader historical ... More


Histories Inscribed in Place

Asa R. Randal

in Constructing Histories: Archaic Freshwater Shell Mounds and Social Landscapes of the St. Johns River, Florida

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780813061016
eISBN:
9780813051284
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813061016.003.0006
Subject:
Archaeology, Prehistoric Archaeology

An alternative to assuming that shell sites were created and used exclusively as trash heaps is to track the changing ways and social contexts in which shell and other materials were deposited in ... More


The Ethic We Need: Community Matrix

Larry L. Rasmussen

in Earth-honoring Faith: Religious Ethics in a New Key

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199917006
eISBN:
9780199980314
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199917006.003.0006
Subject:
Religion, Theology

Humans are bio-social and eco-social creatures by birth. But morality as learning to live together well is not innate. There is no “app” for good moral judgment. Communities of various kinds are the ... More


Thick Histories: Producing Community through Historical Narratives

Mieka Brand Polanco

in Historically Black: Imagining Community in a Black Historic District

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814762882
eISBN:
9780814724743
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814762882.003.0003
Subject:
Anthropology, American and Canadian Cultural Anthropology

This chapter discusses “community” as it is produced and experienced by Union's descendant residents. It considers some of the histories these residents narrate in formal interview settings, ... More


Conclusion

Bridget Anderson

in Us and Them?: The Dangerous Politics of Immigration Control

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199691593
eISBN:
9780191752421
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199691593.003.0010
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

The concluding chapter argues for the importance of a reflexive relation with history that does not solely rely on ancestry and ‘blood’ and for recognising the contingency of the citizen/migrant ... More


The Long, Broad, and Deep Civil Rights Movement: The Lessons of a Master Scholar and Teacher

Tomiko Brown-Nagin

in Making Legal History: Essays in Honor of William E. Nelson

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814725269
eISBN:
9780814708286
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814725269.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Legal History

This chapter asks how the legal history of the civil rights movement would change if the doctrine of the U.S. Supreme Court and the lawyering of Thurgood Marshall did not dominate analysis. What if ... More


Local lives and communities

Nicholson Heather Norris

in Amateur film: Meaning and practice c. 1927–77

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780719077739
eISBN:
9781781704547
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719077739.003.0005
Subject:
History, Cultural History

Chapter 5 explores how local life became prominent in amateur cinematic practice and how these informal, unofficial records enrich our understanding of historical change. Films about working lives, ... More


LGBQ Themes and Responses

Chris Perriam and Darren Waldron

in French and Spanish Queer Film: Audiences, Communities and Cultural Exchange

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780748699193
eISBN:
9781474422017
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748699193.003.0004
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

The chapter probes responses to representations relating to lesbian, gay, bisexual and queer identities and desires. Three dominant themes emerge: (1) ageing among lesbians, gay men and bisexuals; ... More


Border Traffic: The Jewish Location

Mark Slobin

in Motor City Music: A Detroiter Looks Back

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
November 2018
ISBN:
9780190882082
eISBN:
9780190882112
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190882082.003.0005
Subject:
Music, History, American, Popular

This chapter focuses on Detroit’s Jewish community, first taking up its complex, many-layered internal musical life, from religious to politically radical, across a range of initiatives and ... More


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