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Imaginative Geographies: The Politics and Poetics of Space

in Ciaran Carson: Space, Place, Writing

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846314780
eISBN:
9781846316203
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846316203.002
Subject:
Literature, Poetry

This chapter discusses a critical framework and recent paradigms for the study of space and place advanced in the fields of geography and cultural theory that will be used in the analysis of Ciaran ... More


Southscapes: Geographies of Race, Region, and Literature

Thadious M. Davis

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807835210
eISBN:
9781469602554
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807869321_davis
Subject:
Literature, American, 20th Century Literature

Drawing heavily from works of the era of post-civil rights modern and postmodern writers and poets from the South, this book approaches the experiences of segregation in the South in a radical ... More


Introduction

Sarah Wobick-Segev

in Homes Away from Home: Jewish Belonging in Twentieth-Century Paris, Berlin, and St. Petersburg

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781503605145
eISBN:
9781503606548
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9781503605145.003.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Jewish Studies

Pointing to the larger claims of the book, the introduction argues that the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries were a key moment in the creation of the Jewish individual--a moment when ... More


Hymn, Prayer, and Garden

Patricia Appelbaum

in St. Francis of America: How a Thirteenth-Century Friar Became America's Most Popular Saint

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9781469623740
eISBN:
9781469624990
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469623740.003.0005
Subject:
Religion, Religious Studies

This chapter traces the history and meanings of three important cultural artifacts related to St. Francis: the hymn, “All Creatures of our God and King”; the “Prayer of St. Francis,” or “Peace ... More


Coastal Cultures of the Long Nineteenth Century

Matthew Ingleby and Matthew P. M. Kerr (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781474435734
eISBN:
9781474453721
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474435734.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century and Victorian Literature

Coastal Cultures of the Long Nineteenth Century examines the importance of the coastline in the nineteenth-century British imagination. The years between the naval blockade of 1775, which began the ... More


Fuel Trade: People, Places, and Transformations along the Coal Briquetting Chain

Annuska Derks

in Traders in Motion: Identities and Contestations in the Vietnamese Marketplace

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781501719820
eISBN:
9781501721342
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501719820.003.0015
Subject:
Anthropology, Asian Cultural Anthropology

This chapter focuses on those who produce, distribute and use an everyday, but increasingly shunned cooking fuel, the beehive coal briquette. It looks in particular at the inter-linkages between ... More


Concluding reflections: what next and where next for critical geographies of youth policy and practice?

Peter Kraftl, John Horton, and Faith Tucker

in Critical Geographies of Childhood and Youth: Contemporary Policy and Practice

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9781847428462
eISBN:
9781447307259
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847428462.003.0016
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families

This chapter briefly reviews some key themes from the diverse chapters in the book. It places an emphasis upon critical studies of the doing of youth policies. It argues that youth policies literally ... More


Introduction

in Ciaran Carson: Space, Place, Writing

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846314780
eISBN:
9781846316203
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846316203.001
Subject:
Literature, Poetry

This introductory chapter discusses the theme of this volume which is about the representation of place and space in the works of Irish author Ciaran Carson. This volume provides a comprehensive ... More


The Modernist Party

Kate McLoughlin (ed.)

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780748647316
eISBN:
9780748684380
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748647316.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

Modernist literature likes a good party. Mrs. Ramsay drowns in anguish at the dinner-party she gives in Woolf’s To The Lighthouse. Death visits Mrs. Dalloway’s evening-party and Katherine Mansfield’s ... More


In the Name of the Father, the Globalization, and the Holy City, Amen!

Ipsita Chatterjee

in Spectacular Cities: Religion, Landscape, and the Dialectics of Globalization

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
June 2016
ISBN:
9780199465132
eISBN:
9780199086825
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199465132.003.0003
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies, Economic Sociology

This chapter explores the existing literature on globalization. Some understand globalization as an economic process seen as neoliberalization. Others focus on the cultural aspects of globalization, ... More


Living in a Place of Exception: The Politics of Place and Everyday Life in a Displaced Persons’ Camp in Jammu and Kashmir

Ankur Datta

in On Uncertain Ground: Displaced Kashmiri Pandits in Jammu and Kashmir

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
December 2016
ISBN:
9780199466771
eISBN:
9780199087372
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199466771.003.0003
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies), Politics, Social Movements and Social Change

The forced migrant camp constitutes a significant component in imagining the experience of forced migration as a space of exception to normal life. This chapter explores camps established by the ... More


Chaos

Gareth Fisher

in From Comrades to Bodhisattvas: Moral Dimensions of Lay Buddhist Practice in Contemporary China

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824839666
eISBN:
9780824868475
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824839666.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, Buddhism

This chapter provides context for the activities of the lay practitioners who seek solutions to ethical dilemmas in the temple’s outer courtyard by comparing them to the resident temple monks and ... More


Journeys from the Abyss: The Holocaust and Forced Migration from the 1880s to the Present

Tony Kushner

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781786940629
eISBN:
9781786945051
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781786940629.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This book explores Jewish refugee movements before, during and after the Holocaust, placing them in a longer history of forced migration from the 1880s to the present. It does not deny that there ... More


Spatial policy, sustainable communities, and labour market-building: towards a new research agenda

Mike Raco

in Building sustainable communities: Spatial policy and labour mobility in post-war Britain

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861347442
eISBN:
9781447301585
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861347442.003.0009
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

This concluding chapter combines all the key findings under the four themes that have helped shape the analysis. These themes are the imaginations of place and space; the processes, practices, and ... More


Contemporary Globalization, Spatiality of Work, and Labour Geography

Neethi P.

in Globalization Lived Locally: A Labour Geography Perspective

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
June 2016
ISBN:
9780199463626
eISBN:
9780199086863
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199463626.003.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This chapter begins with a discussion and vast review of the broad conceptual themes—these include an engagement with ‘globalization and labour’ as the major thematic pillar, with a special focus on ... More


Anywhere but Here

Jocelyn Lim Chua

in In Pursuit of the Good Life: Aspiration and Suicide in Globalizing South India

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780520281158
eISBN:
9780520957640
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520281158.003.0006
Subject:
Anthropology, Asian Cultural Anthropology

Chapter 5 examines the spatial terms by which young people mapped their life possibilities and limits. Traditional clinical and social science approaches to suicide have privileged questions of time ... More


Introduction: Migration and the Holocaust

Tony Kushner

in Journeys from the Abyss: The Holocaust and Forced Migration from the 1880s to the Present

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781786940629
eISBN:
9781786945051
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781786940629.003.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

The Introduction places the study in wider historiographical, theoretical and methodological context. It explores approaches to Jewish refugees from Nazism as well as refugee and forced migration ... More


Introduction: Geographical Encounters, Modernist Geopoetics

Rebecca Walsh

in The Geopoetics of Modernism

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780813060514
eISBN:
9780813050683
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813060514.003.0007
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This chapter makes the case for the interplay between modernist poetry and academic and popular geography from the late nineteenth century to the early 1940s. It develops the term geopoetics to ... More


On Uncertain Ground: Displaced Kashmiri Pandits in Jammu and Kashmir

Ankur Datta

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
December 2016
ISBN:
9780199466771
eISBN:
9780199087372
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199466771.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies), Politics, Social Movements and Social Change

Since 1989, Jammu and Kashmir has been affected by conflict between the Indian state and a movement demanding independence. This book explores the effect of that conflict on the Hindu Pandit minority ... More


Nuisance Talk: From Sensory Disgust to Urban Abjection

D. Asher Ghertner

in Rule By Aesthetics: World-Class City Making in Delhi

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
October 2015
ISBN:
9780199385560
eISBN:
9780190263324
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199385560.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

Chapter 3 traces how key representations of the slum are transformed from everyday neighborhood talk into an organizing lens for remaking the city. Drawing on fieldwork among activists in resident ... More


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