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Multiple Versions of MidWest's History

Charlotte Linde

in Working the Past: Narrative and Institutional Memory

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780195140286
eISBN:
9780199871247
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195140286.003.0005
Subject:
Linguistics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

This chapter analyzes five temporally complete tellings of the history of MidWest, and posits the existence of a core story repertoire, the set of retold tales that are most frequently told. These ... More


Stance: Sociolinguistic Perspectives

Alexandra Jaffe (ed.)

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780195331646
eISBN:
9780199867974
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195331646.001.0001
Subject:
Linguistics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

All communication involves acts of stance, in which speakers take up positions vis-à-vis the expressive, referential, interactional, and social implications of their speech. This book brings together ... More


Justice, Capability, and Health Policy

Jennifer Prah Ruger

in Health and Social Justice

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780199559978
eISBN:
9780191721489
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199559978.003.0005
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare

This chapter provides a workable operationalization of health capabilities, and seeks a shared standard of health based on the demands of social justice and the right to health in terms of health ... More


Trans-Pacific Japanese American Studies: Conversations on Race and Racializations

Yasuko Takezawa and Gary Y. Okihiro (eds)

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780824847586
eISBN:
9780824873066
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824847586.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

Begun as a conversation among scholars of Japanese American studies in Japan and the United States, Transpacific Japanese American Studies is conceived of as an engagement across national archives, ... More


Levels of Organic Life and the Human: An Introduction to Philosophical Anthropology

Helmuth Plessner

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780823283996
eISBN:
9780823286140
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823283996.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Science

Phenomenology, biology, and the human sciences combine in this work to support an original systematic philosophy of nature, organic life, and human existence. A sequence of increasingly complex modes ... More


Foreword

Doris Kadish

in The Secular Rabbi: Philip Rahv and Partisan Review

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781800859661
eISBN:
9781800852280
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781800859661.003.0001
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

This chapter begins with the book’s point of departure, the love affair my mother had with Philip Greenberg, who adopted the pen name Philip Rahv. It presents the book as part biography, part ... More


Experiences in Researching Conflict and Violence: Fieldwork Interrupted

Althea-Maria Rivas and Brendan Ciarán Browne (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781447337683
eISBN:
9781447337737
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447337683.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Social Research and Statistics

Unlike previous volumes on the subject of ‘doing’ conflict fieldwork, this book does not delineate a clear ‘how to’ toolset for undertaking conflict related research but rather requires the ... More


Nostalgia, belonging and community: linking time and space

Anya Ahmed

in Retiring to Spain: Women's narratives of nostalgia, belonging and community

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9781447313304
eISBN:
9781447313328
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447313304.003.0010
Subject:
Sociology, Gerontology and Ageing

In the concluding chapter a final analysis of the relationship between nostalgia, belonging and community in retirement migration as illuminated through an interpretive narrative approach is ... More


Seven Fault Zones and Beyond: Some Methodological Considerations

Yasir Suleiman

in Arabic, Self and Identity: A Study in Conflict and Displacement

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199747016
eISBN:
9780199896905
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199747016.003.0002
Subject:
Linguistics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

This chapter provides a critique of some of the concepts, methods and approaches that are used in studying the Arabic language in the social world. The points chosen for discussion provide an ... More


Conclusion

Yasir Suleiman

in Arabic, Self and Identity: A Study in Conflict and Displacement

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199747016
eISBN:
9780199896905
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199747016.003.0006
Subject:
Linguistics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

The chapter summarizes the main arguments in the book and points to the way a symbolic and quantitative approach to the study of language in society can be taken forward. It stresses the need for a ... More


What is the problem?

Catherine Donovan and Marianne Hester

in Domestic violence and sexuality: What’s love got to do with it?

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9781447307433
eISBN:
9781447311638
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447307433.003.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Gender and Sexuality

This chapter introduces the theoretical and multi-method approach taken in the book and COHSAR research on which it is based. There is a discussion about the public story of DVA, which presents this ... More


Hiroshima Traces: Time, Space, and the Dialectics of Memory

Lisa Yoneyama

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520085862
eISBN:
9780520914896
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520085862.001.0001
Subject:
Anthropology, Asian Cultural Anthropology

Remembering Hiroshima, the city obliterated by the world's first nuclear attack, has been a complicated and intensely politicized process, as we learn from this investigation of the “dialectics of ... More


Intimate Autoethnography

Nicola Mai

in Mobile Orientations: An Intimate Autoethnography of Migration, Sex Work, and Humanitarian Borders

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780226584959
eISBN:
9780226585147
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226585147.003.0002
Subject:
Sociology, Gender and Sexuality

Chapter 1 further explores the author's subjective positioning and presents in more detail the methodological implications of his intimate, autoethnographic approach. It focuses on the strategic ... More


Conclusion: lessons, implications and recommendations

Christina Horvath and Juliet Carpenter

in Co-Creation in Theory and Practice: Exploring Creativity in the Global North and South

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781447353959
eISBN:
9781447353973
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447353959.003.0018
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

The conclusion reflects on the different approaches that researchers, activists, practitioners and artists from the Global North and South have developed to Co-Creation. It identifies key themes ... More


Transformative Education in a Broken World: Feminist and Jesuit Pedagogy on the Importance of Context

Theresa Weynand Tobin

in Jesuit and Feminist Education: Intersections in Teaching and Learning for the Twenty-first Century

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780823233311
eISBN:
9780823241743
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823233311.003.0010
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter relates the concept of positionality from feminist theory and pedagogy to the Ignatian paradigm to show how its focus on the individual, at the expense of the structural, fails to ... More


Research in Deaf Education: Contexts, Challenges, and Considerations

Stephanie Cawthon and Carrie Lou Garberoglio (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
July 2017
ISBN:
9780190455651
eISBN:
9780190686178
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190455651.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology

This edited volume, Research in Deaf Education: Contexts, Challenges, and Considerations, provides readers with critical foundational information with which to view contemporary research in deaf ... More


Diaspora Entrepreneurs and Contested States

Maria Koinova

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
April 2021
ISBN:
9780198848622
eISBN:
9780191883064
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198848622.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

Why do conflict-generated diasporas mobilize in contentious and non-contentious ways or use mixed strategies of contention? Why do they channel their homeland-oriented goals through host-states, ... More


Limits to Globalization: The Disruptive Geographies of Capitalist Development

Eric Sheppard

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780199681167
eISBN:
9780191761249
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199681167.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Political Economy

This book provides a geographical understanding of globalizing capitalism, the economic system that has come to dominate the world over the past four centuries. What I call globalizing capitalism ... More


How the Color Line Bends: The Geography of White Prejudice in Modern America

Nina M. Yancy

Published in print:
2022
Published Online:
April 2022
ISBN:
9780197599426
eISBN:
9780197599464
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197599426.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

How the Color Line Bends explores the connection between prejudice and place in modern America. Existing scholarship suggests that living near Black Americans presents a "threat" to White Americans, ... More


Manual Labor and the Artistry of Devotion in the Basement

Alyssa Maldonado-Estrada

in Lifeblood of the Parish: Men and Catholic Devotion in Williamsburg, Brooklyn

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781479872244
eISBN:
9781479868346
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479872244.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter explores masculinity and material culture in the backstage space of the church basement, where devotional and ritual objects are under construction. It argues that manual labor is ... More


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