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Minority Business Development Programs: Failure by Design

Timothy Bates

in Race, Poverty, and Domestic Policy

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300095418
eISBN:
9780300129847
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300095418.003.0035
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter critically examines the minority business development programs, arguing that their strategy of geographic targeting—aid flows into low-income, inner-city minority communities—is ... More


Community Organising Against Racism: Race', Ethnicity and Community Development

Gary Craig (ed.)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781447333746
eISBN:
9781447333791
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447333746.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Communities and Organizations

This book blends theory and practice-based case studies to review how different community development approaches can empower minority ethnic communities to confront racism and overcome social, ... More


Identity and Community in a New Generation: The Muslim Community in the Early Seventh Century and Today

Ghada Osman

in Passing on the Faith: Transforming Traditions for the Next Generation of Jews, Christians, and Muslims

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2011
ISBN:
9780823226474
eISBN:
9780823236640
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fso/9780823226474.003.0011
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter presents a comparison between the Muslim minority community in 7th-century Mecca and the Muslim minority community in the United States, which brings to light ... More


Racial Discrimination and the Rights of Minority Cultures

DIMITRINA PETROVA

in Discrimination and Human Rights: The Case of Racism

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199246038
eISBN:
9780191697531
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199246038.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter examines several ways in which racism is denied and describes the implications. It explores the implications of acknowledging the presence of racism, the dangers of an acceptance of ... More


Citizen aspirations: women, ethnicity and housing

Bethan Harries and Liz Richardson

in Changing local governance, changing citizens

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847422170
eISBN:
9781447301677
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847422170.003.0005
Subject:
Sociology, Politics, Social Movements and Social Change

Housing policy is focused on increasing housing supply, improving existing neighbourhoods, managing community relations, and increasing consumer choice. For effective implementation of these ... More


Minorities and the Limits of Liberal Democracy: Demoicracy and Non-Territorial Autonomy

Ephraim Nimni

in Minority Accommodation through Territorial and Non-Territorial Autonomy

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780198746669
eISBN:
9780191808944
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198746669.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration, Comparative Law

This chapter examines the limits of liberal democracies within the nation state in its contradictory attitude to minority representation. While the nation state is a monocultural device constitutive ... More


Lives at risk: multiculturalism, young women and ‘honour’ killings

Veena Meetoo and Heidi Safia Mirza

in Growing up with risk

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861347329
eISBN:
9781447302469
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861347329.003.0009
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families

This chapter examines the uneasy relationship between policies designed to recognise diversity and the need to protect people from abuse carried out in the name of ‘traditional values’. The issue of ... More


Striving to live the good life: the tension between self-fulfilment and family obligations for women in northern England

Martha Middlemiss Lé Mon

in Religion and Welfare in Europe: Gendered and Minority Perspectives

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781447318972
eISBN:
9781447328957
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447318972.003.0009
Subject:
Sociology, Sociology of Religion

This chapter shows that migrant women in Darlington, England, who strive both for self-fulfilment and to maintain family responsibilities, face a values clash. This clash, however, is not specific to ... More


Who are we now? Local history, industrial decline and ethnic diversity

Elizabeth Pente and Paul Ward

in Re-Imagining Contested Communities: Connecting Rotherham through Research

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781447333302
eISBN:
9781447333357
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447333302.003.0006
Subject:
Social Work, Communities and Organizations

This chapter challenges what might be called a ‘local history paradigm’, whereby immigration to Britain and the decline of industry are linked and local history is considered to ‘end’ in the 1980s. ... More


Race against Crime

Steve Estes

in Charleston In Black and White: Race and Power in the South after the Civil Rights Movement

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9781469622323
eISBN:
9781469624921
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469622323.003.0005
Subject:
History, African-American History

This chapter explores the dilemmas faced by southern lawmen in communities like Charleston, in order to understand better the ways the civil rights movement succeeded and failed in altering power ... More


‘Who controls the past controls the future’: Black history and community development

Shabina Aslam, Milton Brown, Onyeka Nubia, Elizabeth Pente, Natalie Pinnock-Hamilton, Mandeep Samra, and Paul Ward

in Co-Producing Research: A Community Development Approach

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781447340751
eISBN:
9781447340805
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447340751.003.0009
Subject:
Education, Higher and Further Education

What role does “Black history” play in community development? This chapter discusses how Black and Asian minority ethnic (BAME) communities have been excluded from contributing to national and local ... More


North Carolina & The Problem of Aids: Advocacy, Politics, and Race in the South

Stephen J. Inrig

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807834985
eISBN:
9781469602509
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807869154_inrig
Subject:
History, Social History

Thirty years after AIDS was first recognized, the American South constitutes the epicenter of the United States' epidemic. Southern states claim the highest rates of new infections, the most ... More


European Others: Queering Ethnicity in Postnational Europe

Fatima El-Tayeb

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816670154
eISBN:
9781452947242
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816670154.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

This book offers an interrogation into the position of racialized communities in the European Union, arguing that the tension between a growing nonwhite, non-Christian population and insistent ... More


Race, Place, and Historic Moment: Black and Japanese American World War II Veterans: The GI Bill of Rights and the Model Minority Myth

Taunya Lovell Banks

in Minority Relations: Intergroup Conflict and Cooperation

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781496810458
eISBN:
9781496810496
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496810458.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

This chapter presents a comparative history of minority communities, in this case the impact of the Servicemen's Readjustment Act of 1944 (better known as the GI Bill of Rights). It addresses the ... More


Gypsy, Roma and Traveller women: how community work can both challenge and contribute to gender inequalities

Holly Notcutt

in Community Organising Against Racism: Race', Ethnicity and Community Development

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781447333746
eISBN:
9781447333791
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447333746.003.0011
Subject:
Social Work, Communities and Organizations

This chapter presents an account of the author's community development work with Gypsy, Roma, and Traveller (GRT) women in the East of England from 2010 to 2016. It summarises a range of ... More


Changing ethnic disadvantage: an overview

Mason David

in Explaining ethnic differences: Changing patterns of disadvantage in Britain

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861344670
eISBN:
9781447302261
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861344670.003.0002
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

This chapter sets out the context in which we have to understand the apparent increasing diversity of experiences of disadvantage by minority ethnic communities in Great Britain. It argues that ... More


Street Stops and Broken Windows Revisited: The Demography and Logic of Proactive Policing in a Safe and Changing City

Jeffrey A. Fagan, Amanda Geller, Garth Davies, and Valerie West

in Race, Ethnicity, and Policing: New and Essential Readings

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814776155
eISBN:
9780814777480
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814776155.003.0013
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance

This chapter examines the development of “order maintenance policing” in New York City. It studies the stop-and-frisk activities of New York City police officers by examining temporal and spatial ... More


Struggle and strive

Bruce Katz and Anne Power

in Cities for a Small Continent: International Handbook of City Recovery

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9781447327523
eISBN:
9781447327547
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447327523.003.0004
Subject:
Earth Sciences and Geography, Urban Geography

This chapter sets out how cities and governments responded to the challenge of industrial decline. The role of government, local, national and European, became even more important at this stage and ... More


Conclusion

Marcin Wodziński

in Hasidism and Politics: The Kingdom of Poland, 1815-1864

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9781904113737
eISBN:
9781800341012
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781904113737.003.0009
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

This chapter emphasizes, that among the government, the hasidic activists, and the maskilic activists, the hasidim were clearly the most effective. Their astonishing success was due not only to the ... More


Becoming Masters of their Own Home (under the Leadership of the Party)

Benno Weiner

in The Chinese Revolution on the Tibetan Frontier

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781501749391
eISBN:
9781501749421
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501749391.003.0004
Subject:
Anthropology, Asian Cultural Anthropology

This chapter investigates the Chinese Communist Party's (CCP) practical and ideological motivations for creating Zeku County and Amdo's other autonomous nationality administrations, within ... More


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