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The Struggle for Social Sustainability: Moral Conflicts in Global Social Policy

Christopher Deeming (ed.)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9781447356103
eISBN:
9781447356141
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447356103.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

The ongoing social crises and moral conflicts evident in global social policy debates are addressed in this book. The book focuses on the ‘social’ of social policy, which is increasingly conceived in ... More


Veiled Threats: Representing the Muslim Woman in Public Policy Discourses

Naaz Rashid

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9781447325178
eISBN:
9781447325215
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447325178.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Sociology of Religion

The book looks at how ‘the Muslim woman’ is socially constructed through an analysis of contemporary racialized and gendered policy narratives in the UK. It is focused on Prevent, the UK’s ... More


Teaching with Tenderness: Toward an Embodied Practice

Becky Thompson

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780252041167
eISBN:
9780252099731
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252041167.001.0001
Subject:
Education, Educational Policy and Politics

Teaching with Tenderness follows in the tradition of bell hooks’ Teaching to Transgress and Paulo Freire’s Pedagogy of the Oppressed, inviting us to draw upon contemplative practices (yoga, ... More


Organizing While Undocumented: Immigrant Youth's Political Activism under the Law

Kevin Escudero

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781479803194
eISBN:
9781479877812
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479803194.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Social Movements and Social Change

Undocumented immigrants in the United States who take part in social movement activism do so at great risk: the threat of deportation. Despite this risk, undocumented immigrant youth have been at the ... More


Black Women's Health: Paths to Wellness for Mothers and Daughters

Michele Tracy Berger

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9781479828524
eISBN:
9781479845422
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479828524.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Health, Illness, and Medicine

Black women’s voices are infrequently theoretically centered in health literatures about how they experience and co-create their health, and it is even rarer for Black girls to be taken into account ... More


“Being a Better Man”: Masculinities and Gender Transformation in HIV-and Violence-Prevention Programs

Shari L. Dworkin

in Men at Risk: Masculinity, Heterosexuality and HIV Prevention

Published in print:
1942
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9781479806454
eISBN:
9781479819683
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479806454.003.0005
Subject:
Sociology, Health, Illness, and Medicine

In the final chapter of Men at Risk, the key concepts drawn upon throughout the book in order to analyze HIV prevention programming both domestically and globally for heterosexually-active men are ... More


Southerners on New Ground: Organizing at the Intersections

Wesley C. Hogan

in On the Freedom Side: How Five Decades of Youth Activists Have Remixed American History

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781469652481
eISBN:
9781469652504
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469652481.003.0003
Subject:
History, African-American History

At its core, Southerners on New Ground (SONG) was formed in the 1990s as both political exploration and call for action. The centuries-old tendency for opponents to use “divide and conquer” kept ... More


Identity Wounds: Multiple Identities and Intersectional Theory in the Context of Multiculturalism 1

Michal Krumer-Nevo and Menny Malka

in Navigating Multiple Identities: Race, Gender, Culture, Nationality, and Roles

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199732074
eISBN:
9780199933457
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199732074.003.0011
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

This article follows the quest for identity of immigrant boys from the Caucasus to Israel, and focuses on the intersectionality of ethnicity, class, and gender in this process. Based on narrative ... More


Black Opera: History, Power, Engagement

Naomi André

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780252041921
eISBN:
9780252050619
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252041921.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Opera

This is a book about thinking, interpreting, and writing about music in performance that incorporates how race, gender, sexuality, and nation help shape the analysis of opera today. Case-study operas ... More


Health Equity in Brazil: Intersections of Gender, Race, and Policy

Kia Lilly Caldwell

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780252040986
eISBN:
9780252099533
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252040986.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

This book highlights Brazil’s successes and challenges in its quest to provide quality healthcare to all of its citizens, particularly women and Afro-Brazilians. By exploring how health activists and ... More


Until We Catch Up: The Struggle Continues

Sherie M. Randolph

in Florynce "Flo" Kennedy: The Life of a Black Feminist Radical

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9781469623917
eISBN:
9781469625119
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469623917.003.0011
Subject:
History, African-American History

This chapter concludes the book by briefly examining Flo Kennedy’s multifaceted political actions in the mid-to-late 1970s and the early 1980s. Specifically focusing on her organizing against racism, ... More


Epilogue: Amplifying Intersectionality as an Ethical Response

Wendy K. Z. Anderson

in Rebirthing a Nation: White Women, Identity Politics, and the Internet

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9781496832771
eISBN:
9781496832818
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496832771.003.0008
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

In this Epilogue, Anderson returns to the questions outlined in the Introduction. She also calls for further study, especially with regards to scholarship that engages intersectional analysis, where ... More


Power and Vulnerability through Indigenous Women’s Stories

Shannon Speed

in Incarcerated Stories: Indigenous Women Migrants and Violence in the Settler-Capitalist State

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781469653129
eISBN:
9781469653143
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469653129.003.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Native American Studies

This chapter explores the concept of settler capitalism, particularly in Latin America, as well as the concepts of structural and intersectional violence. It makes a case for Indigenous women’s ... More


Modularity, Mimesis, and the Informatic Ideal: On Intersectional Struggles for Digital Human(itie)s in Latin America

Anita Say Chan

in Digital Humanities in Latin America

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781683401476
eISBN:
9781683402145
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9781683401476.003.0009
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

This chapter explores tactics around a growing digital age “informatic ideal” in contemporary state tactics. Such tactics, including Peru’s new labor law, increasingly exemplify an embrace of what ... More


Introduction

Kevin Escudero

in Organizing While Undocumented: Immigrant Youth's Political Activism under the Law

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781479803194
eISBN:
9781479877812
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479803194.003.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Social Movements and Social Change

The introduction provides an overview of the immigrant rights movement and the emergence of a prominent contingent of undocumented immigrant youth at its forefront. These youth have strategically and ... More


Using an intersectional lens to examine the child sexual exploitation of black adolescents

Claudia Bernard

in Child Sexual Exploitation: Why Theory Matters

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781447351412
eISBN:
9781447352266
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447351412.003.0010
Subject:
Social Work, Research and Evaluation

This chapter employs intersectionality as a critical lens to interrogate the ways that race, gender, class, and sexuality impact black adolescents' experiences of child sexual exploitation (CSE). In ... More


Vulnerability and resilience intersections

Corinne May-Chahal and Emma Kelly

in Online Child Sexual Victimisation

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781447354505
eISBN:
9781447354512
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447354505.003.0005
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families

This chapter examines the concepts of ‘vulnerability’ and ‘resilience’, noting that most research focuses only on an individualised understanding of these terms. What can be known from empirical ... More


Death Spaces: Shamanic Signifiers in Gloria Anzaldúaand William Burroughs

Edgar Garcia

in Signs of the Americas: A Poetics of Pictography, Hieroglyphs, and Khipu

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780226658971
eISBN:
9780226659169
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226659169.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This chapter investigates what anthropologist Michael Taussig calls “the death space of signification,” or the act of language that “challenges the unity of the symbol, the transcendent totalization ... More


Eventful Futures

Devon Powers

in On Trend: The Business of Forecasting the Future

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780252042874
eISBN:
9780252051739
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252042874.003.0007
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

Chapter 6 explores the politics of trend forecasting. Deepening the focus from the previous chapter, it explores how trends can inadvertently import the biases of the present into future imaginaries. ... More


“Can the Sistas Get Some History, Too?”: Transformations in Southern Black Women’s History

Cherisse Jones-Branch

in Sisterly Networks: Fifty Years of Southern Women's Histories

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780813066615
eISBN:
9780813058764
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813066615.003.0005
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter explores black women’s contributions to southern history by considering the contours and nuances of their intersectional experiences. Jones-Branch highlights the scholarly production ... More


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