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Published: 10 August 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012290-074
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1229-0
...I Need an Advocate 74 The plane is delayed in Manchester, New Hampshire. Bad weather. I have a short connection in Charlotte and would really like to get home tonight, as I m carry- ing a cache of smelly squidgy Vermont cheeses. Nervousness begins in my toes, wends a wormy way through my body...
Published: 25 November 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386254-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8625-4
Published: 02 April 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376835-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7683-5
Published: 23 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021391-094
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2139-1
... transnational disco story, and advocated work on suburban disco experience. Disco, once a plastic fantastic popped balloon, then a lost under ground his- tory, was by the early 2000s performed by groundskeepers at baseball stadiums where the rec ords were once blown up; studied by musicologists like Mitchell...
Published: 01 January 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392316-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9231-6
Published: 01 August 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390541-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9054-1
Published: 30 March 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385684-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8568-4
Published: 16 October 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012641-025
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1264-1
... with the resources that are available to those groups, such as campus- or community- based Veterans Affairs offices, counseling ser vices, and 22. Typical Dreamer : Some Reflections on Teaching, Advising, and Advocating for Undocumented, Veteran, and Nontraditional Students eladio bobadilla 194 eladio...
Published: 03 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373148-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7314-8
... This essay argues against the tendency of advocates for sex and justice to divide their movements up into separate, tightly enclosed, and isolated silos. It endorses instead what Vatican officials call a “gender agenda.” The Vatican sees a tight connection between and among all the components it...
Published: 06 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375470-014
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7547-0
... advocate a more structuralist account of Marxism and those who advocate a Marxist theory that makes room for a more robust account of human agency. Finally, the chapter discusses the importance of Žižek’s Marxism for understanding the contemporary conjuncture and the current return to Marx. ...
Published: 05 February 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374725-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7472-5
... city life. Chapter 6 profiles social workers, teachers, caseworkers, and community advocates who work in the neoliberal border zones where refugee immigrants who need assistance ask for help. Those profiled here see the future of the refugees as the future of Lewiston and advocate communitarianism...
Published: 14 October 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373933-017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7393-3
... Dr. Snyderman stepped down as Chancellor after his third five-year term in June 2004. In the ten years since, he has actively advocated for new models for health care. He learned many lessons from his 15-year experience, some professional and some personal—but perhaps above all, he learned that...
Published: 03 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373148-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7314-8
... In this roundtable discussion, three authors discuss their efforts to research, educate, advocate, and organize around and against the U.S. prison nation, with a significant emphasis on naming how race, gender, and sexuality intersect with criminalization. In particular, this discussion examines...
Published: 03 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373148-019
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7314-8
... Although this collection outlines numerous challenges facing reform advocates, recent successes suggest that meaningful change is possible. Some of these victories are shared to encourage readers not to allow their anger and injustice to go to waste but instead to mobilize in political...
Published: 04 March 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375739-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7573-9
... sociobiology, two uses of the biological that see the function of social selection as the reproduction of order, this chapter advocates a new balance between variation and selection that is uncovered by a plastic reading of this new materialism. ...
Published: 13 July 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375289-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7528-9
... Human trafficking is considered modern-day slavery. However, there is rarely any attention to the economic underpinnings of slavery. Instead, governments and human rights advocates pay attention to criminal behaviors that are viewed as aberrations from a just global economic system. The...
Published: 03 August 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375319-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7531-9
... This chapter relates the accounts of elderly Cuban women of street processions that occurred during religious festivals held before the 1959 Revolution, when they carried an effigy of Cuba’s patron saint, Our Lady of Charity of El Cobre, a local advocation of the Virgin Mary, with them through...
Published: 01 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373865-015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7386-5
... history; and an extract from the writings of Camilo Torres, who advocated revolution. ...
Published: 17 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373391-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7339-1
... conceptual conflict, the chapter advocates instead for a Hegelian analysis of the concrete universals and actual institutions that generate the moment of sovereign decision. This reading of Hegel’s Philosophy of Right not only explicates the universalizing ethical life of a modern society; it goes further...