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Methodologies, epistemologies, ontologies

Rod Earle

in Convict Criminology: Inside and Out

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9781447323648
eISBN:
9781447323662
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447323648.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter considers how convict criminologists offer something new and distinctive to criminology in general, and the study of imprisonment in particular. Inspired by C Wright Mills classic work, ... More


Mediating Belonging, Inclusion, and Death

Hector Amaya

in Citizenship Excess: Latino/as, Media, and the Nation

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814708453
eISBN:
9780814723838
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814708453.003.0007
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

This chapter critiques the act of giving posthumous citizenship to the deceased Latinas/os soldiers in the U.S. immigration law. Placing the mediation of these events against the backdrop of ... More


Kharangkong: The Last Bastion of the Old World

Meenaxi Barkataki-Ruscheweyh

in Dancing to the State: The Ethnic Compulsions of the Tangsa in Assam

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
June 2017
ISBN:
9780199472598
eISBN:
9780199089086
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199472598.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Culture, Race and Ethnicity

Chapter 4 unfolds in the Cholim basti (settlement) of Kharangkong in the home of Aphu Tyanglam, one of the most respected Tangsa elders in Assam. I use Aphuʼs biography to describe the Tangsa ... More


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