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The Cultural Worlds of Emerging Adults

Christian Smith

in Souls in Transition: The Religious Lives of Emerging Adults in America

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780195371796
eISBN:
9780199870899
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195371796.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter presents an overview of many of the themes that characterize the assumptions, beliefs, experiences, and perspectives that define emerging adult culture in the United States today. Having ... More


Standing Ground: Yurok Indian Spirituality, 1850-1990

Thomas Buckley

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520233584
eISBN:
9780520936447
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520233584.001.0001
Subject:
Anthropology, American and Canadian Cultural Anthropology

This book introduces the many aspects of the lives of Yurok Indian tribals. It provides a written account on men's and women's spiritual training, in the ways people think about the world and act in ... More


The Pan-Asian Outlook of The Eye

Adam Knee

in Horror to the Extreme: Changing Boundaries in Asian Cinema

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789622099722
eISBN:
9789882207028
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789622099722.003.0004
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This chapter examines The Eye (Gin Gwai 2002), as a material and metaphoric representation of pan-Asian cultural flows. It traces “pan-Asian-ness” in the film and looks at how it is intertextualized ... More


Introduction

Axel Nissen

in Manly Love: Romantic Friendship in American Fiction

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226586663
eISBN:
9780226586687
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226586687.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, American, 19th Century Literature

This book aims to offer a better understanding of representations of love between men in the nineteenth-century United States. To do so, it places the text in a wider cultural and historical context ... More


Gendered Narratives of Self, Addiction, and Recovery among Women Methamphetamine Users

Jody Miller, Kristin Carbone-Lopez, and Mikh V. Gunderman

in Narrative Criminology: Understanding Stories of Crime

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9781479876778
eISBN:
9781479895731
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479876778.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance

This chapter discusses the functions and uses of gender-based categorizations among offenders by investigating women methamphetamine users’ narratives of self, addiction, and recovery. These ... More


The Wisdom of Salome

Peter Jeffery

in The Secret Gospel of Mark Unveiled: Imagined Rituals of Sex, Death, and Madness in a Biblical Forgery

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300117608
eISBN:
9780300135084
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300117608.003.0010
Subject:
Religion, Early Christian Studies

This chapter shows how the Secret Gospel is based on Oscar Wilde's Salome. It discusses the letter of Clement and how it reflects cultural themes that have flowed among modern homosexuals who ... More


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