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Drilling Our Soul: Moral Boundary Work in an Unlikely Old-West Fight against Fracking

Justin Farrell

in The Battle for Yellowstone: Morality and the Sacred Roots of Environmental Conflict

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691164342
eISBN:
9781400866496
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691164342.003.0006
Subject:
Sociology, Politics, Social Movements and Social Change

This chapter investigates an “outlier” case of environmental conflict, where things did not follow the same social patterns observed elsewhere in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem (GYE). The case ... More


Twice Removed: Mizrahim in Gush Katif

Joyce Dalsheim

in Unsettling Gaza: Secular Liberalism, Radical Religion, and the Israeli Settlement Project

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199751204
eISBN:
9780199895014
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199751204.003.0005
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

This chapter considers ethnicity (or race) in the struggle over settlement and the ways in which it marks moral and geographical boundaries. This chapter looks at the presence of Mizrahi Jews as ... More


Orphans Need Families! Just Not Those Families

Samuel L. Perry

in Growing God's Family: The Global Orphan Care Movement and the Limits of Evangelical Activism

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781479800384
eISBN:
9781479820788
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479800384.003.0004
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

Building on the previous chapter, chapter 3 draws on data primarily from interviews with movement leaders to explore how the evangelical cultural schema of pietistic idealism as well as that of the ... More


Primary Topic Article: Why Would It Be Morally Wrong to Create a Human-Animal Chimera?

Stuart J. Youngner

in The Future of Bioethics: International Dialogues

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199682676
eISBN:
9780191763168
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199682676.003.0045
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

This exploration of the origin and meaning of moral boundaries in bioethics asks questions such as: by what authority and methodology are boundaries created, identified, and defended; what could ... More


Response to Commentaries

Stuart J. Youngner

in The Future of Bioethics: International Dialogues

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199682676
eISBN:
9780191763168
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199682676.003.0048
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

When scholars grant wisdom to their own emotions, they become advocates (political or religious) pushing some cause or another. Dr. Mills gives us no way of deciding which emotions should be given ... More


Imposing Boundaries: Villagers

Marco Z. Garrido

in The Patchwork City: Class, Space, and Politics in Metro Manila

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780226643007
eISBN:
9780226643281
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226643281.003.0005
Subject:
Sociology, Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility

The aim of this chapter and the next is to show how interspersion affects relations between slum and enclave residents. The focus of Chapter 4 is on enclave residents (“villagers” as they are called ... More


Policing Contingencies

Peter K. Manning

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226503516
eISBN:
9780226503523
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226503523.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance

Despite constant calls for reform, policing in the United States and Britain has changed little over the past thirty years. This book draws on decades of fieldwork to investigate how law enforcement ... More


A Dark Life

Rashi K. Shukla

in Methamphetamine: A Love Story

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780520291010
eISBN:
9780520964891
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520291010.003.0008
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance

Chapter 8, “A Dark Life,” describes the darkness that encompasses the world of methamphetamine. An insiders’ view of the loss of self and crossing of moral boundaries is shown for what it is. Some of ... More


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