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The Topography of Race

Mara Casey Tieken

in Why Rural Schools Matter

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9781469618487
eISBN:
9781469618500
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469618487.003.0006
Subject:
Education, History of Education

This chapter examines racial segregation of schools in the South. Segregation ensured that black and white children learned different curricula from different textbooks, classrooms, and teachers, ... More


Legacy of a Struggle

J. Michael Butler

in Beyond Integration: The Black Freedom Struggle in Escambia County, Florida, 1960-1980

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9781469627472
eISBN:
9781469627496
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469627472.003.0011
Subject:
History, African-American History

In 1984, Pensacola and Escambia County implemented new election procedures for public office. Existing demographic data, however, indicates that political alterations did little to change the social ... More


Consuming Differences: Post-Human Ethics, Global (in)Justice, and the Transplant Trade in Organs

Nancy Scheper-Hughes

in A Death Retold: Jesica Santillan, the Bungled Transplant, and Paradoxes of Medical Citizenship

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780807830598
eISBN:
9781469605432
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807877524_wailoo.13
Subject:
History, Social History

This chapter presents a global analysis of the phenomenon referred to as “transplant tourism.” It describes how patients with the financial capability procure organ transplants illegally from abroad. ... More


Prelude

in Planning Derry: Planning and Politics in Northern Ireland

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853237143
eISBN:
9781846313776
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846313776.003
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter describes the political and religious circumstances prevalent in Ireland throughout the making of the plan for Londonderry. It provides a brief historical background of Ireland and ... More


Culture, Community, and Context in Child Development: Implications for Family Programs and Policies

Joshua Sparrow

in Contexts for Young Child Flourishing: Evolution, Family, and Society

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780190237790
eISBN:
9780190237806
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190237790.003.0017
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology

Many parent “education” programs focus on information transmission from “experts” to parents, without accounting for emergent phenomena within human systems that shape parenting. Yet, ecological ... More


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