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Post‐Industrial Pressures on the Mature Welfare States

Paul Pierson

in The New Politics of the Welfare State

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198297567
eISBN:
9780191600104
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198297564.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This is the third of three chapters on the sources of pressure on contemporary national welfare states, all of which seek to show how examining the sources of strain carries implications for ... More


The Turn to Heritage: Conflicts over Mining’s Memory

Jeffrey T. Manuel

in Taconite Dreams: The Struggle to Sustain Mining on Minnesota's Iron Range, 1915-2000

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780816694297
eISBN:
9781452952482
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816694297.003.0005
Subject:
Business and Management, Business History

Chapter five describes how historical memory became a battleground on the postwar Iron Range. Amid conflict over the future direction of the Iron Range's economy, the region turned to heritage ... More


The post-industrial economy and housing

Stuart Lowe

in The Housing Debate

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9781847422736
eISBN:
9781447305514
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847422736.003.0005
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

Globalisation compelled the UK economy into a phase of rapid restructuring, turning away from the old industries in manufacturing and mining and towards a knowledge economy based around services. ... More


Paul “Moose” Mackinnon and an Alternative Cape Breton

Ian Brodie (ed.)

in The Canadian Alternative: Cartoonists, Comics, and Graphic Novels

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781496815118
eISBN:
9781496815156
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496815118.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, Comics Studies

A history of off-Island governance and capital ownership has informed Cape Breton, Nova Scotia’s self-definition of alterity. The counter-cultural movements of the early 1970s, which arose at the ... More


Globalisation and social exclusion

David M. Smith

in On the margins of inclusion: Changing labour markets and social exclusion in London

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861346018
eISBN:
9781447302872
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861346018.003.0002
Subject:
Sociology, Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility

This chapter considers post-Fordism and post-industrialism theoretical approaches which have sought to make sense of the changes in the processes that have expanded the scale of global capitalism, to ... More


Cowpath Crossings: Postindustrial Work and Indian Doctors

Himanee Gupta-Carlson

in Muncie, India(na): Middletown and Asian America

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780252041822
eISBN:
9780252050497
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252041822.003.0006
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

This chapter discusses the relationship between South Asian immigration and labor in the late twentieth and early twenty-first centuries. It analyzes experiences of two Indian Americans in Muncie, ... More


On City and Cinema

Iván Villarmea Álvarez

in Documenting Cityscapes: Urban Change in Contemporary Non-Fiction Film

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231174534
eISBN:
9780231850780
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231174534.003.0002
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This chapter maps the urban shift from post-industrialism to a postmetropolis—a process marked by both objective changes and subjective perceptions, in which the physical disappearance of lived ... More


Historicizing Cool: Humanities in the Information Age

Alan Liu

in The Laws of Cool: Knowledge Work and the Culture of Information

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226486987
eISBN:
9780226487007
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226487007.003.0015
Subject:
Literature, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies

This chapter speculates about the future of humanities education and the future of aesthetics. What will be the future role of humanities education in the age of knowledge work? What will be the role ... More


Epilogue

Alan Liu

in The Laws of Cool: Knowledge Work and the Culture of Information

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226486987
eISBN:
9780226487007
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226487007.003.0018
Subject:
Literature, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies

This Epilogue reflects on how the author of this book found a strange yet utterly familiar thing that he came to call the “ethos of the unknown” from which this book grew. The author wanted to ... More


Urban Legends: Gang Identity in the Post-Industrial City

Alistair Fraser

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
June 2015
ISBN:
9780198728610
eISBN:
9780191795435
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198728610.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

As the youth gang phenomenon becomes a sensitive global issue, communities from Los Angeles to Rio, Cape Town to London are facing the reality of what such violent groups mean for their children and ... More


Damaged Hardmen

Alistair Fraser

in Urban Legends: Gang Identity in the Post-Industrial City

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
June 2015
ISBN:
9780198728610
eISBN:
9780191795435
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198728610.003.0008
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

Chapter 7 focuses attention on everyday enactments of masculinity, group dynamics, and status politics, particularly on the ways in which these everyday interactions reproduce age, gender, and group ... More


Generations of Gangs

Alistair Fraser

in Urban Legends: Gang Identity in the Post-Industrial City

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
June 2015
ISBN:
9780198728610
eISBN:
9780191795435
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198728610.003.0009
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

Chapter 8 builds on the arguments in the previous chapters to probe the role of gang identity in the lives of children and young people growing up in Langview. It focuses on the role of gang ... More


Come On, Die Young?

Alistair Fraser

in Urban Legends: Gang Identity in the Post-Industrial City

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
June 2015
ISBN:
9780198728610
eISBN:
9780191795435
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198728610.003.0010
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

Chapter 9 argues for an understanding of the gang phenomenon that is grounded in the experiences of children and young people yet is sensitive to the local and global structural contexts that pattern ... More


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