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Published: 26 June 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389996-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8999-6
... 6 The Politics of Global Media Reform II, 1906–16: Rivalry and Managed Competition in the Age of Empire(s) and Social Reform The Tyrant who has sundered...
Published: 01 January 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395065-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9506-5
... Miguel Carter 1 Social Inequality, Agrarian Reform, and Democracy in Brazil This chapter sets the Landless Rural Workers Movement (mst) and Bra- zil’s mobilization for agrarian reform in context. It opens by juxtaposing two...
Published: 01 January 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395065-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9506-5
... Leonilde Sérvolo de Medeiros Rural Social Movements, Struggles for Rights, and Land 3 Reform in Contemporary Brazilian History The rise of new social conflicts in the Brazilian countryside during the sec- ond half of the twentieth...
Published: 01 January 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395065-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9506-5
... Ivo Poletto Churches, the Pastoral Land Commission, and the 4 Mobilization for Agrarian Reform Citing Popol Vuh, Eduardo Galeano says that when the gods created human beings, before the discovery of corn, their...
Published: 01 January 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395065-017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9506-5
... EPILOGUE Miguel Carter Broken Promise The Land Reform Debacle under the PT Governments The chapters in this volume have dealt with the past, yet also presage the...
Published: 07 March 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394952-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9495-2
... THREE ‘‘Crack Babies Race, and Adoption Reform, 1975–2000 The post–civil rights era saw a formidable backlash against the National Association of Black Social Workers’ (nabsw) statement and the Indian Child Welfare Act (icwa), one that...
Published: 16 March 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395072-018
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9507-2
...chapter Fourteen Contestation in the Courts The Amparo as a Form of Resistance to the Cancellation of Agrarian Reform in Mexico helga baItenMann Mexico has a long history of peasant resistance to state projects. One rea- son for continued rural resistance over the past two decades...
Published: 01 January 1994
DOI: 10.1215/9780822396246-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9624-6
... So(ial and 1 Politi(al R,form After the revolution of 1905, leaders of the Tatar movement gave their help to Central Asian partisans of reform, who attentively read Tatar and Azeri newspapers published in...
Published: 01 January 2001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9642-0
Published: 01 January 2001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9642-0
Published: 01 January 2001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9642-0
Published: 01 January 2001
DOI: 10.1215/9780822396420-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9642-0
... childhood with the intent of raising her in a Christian manner; but now that she is grown she has turned out bad and routinely flees my house, and I have not been able to reform her despite repeated punishments." He asked that the young woman be "perpetually shut up in the Casa de Misericordia and...
Published: 01 January 1986
DOI: 10.1215/9780822399544-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9954-4
... Robert A. Burt Legal Reform and Aging: Current Issues, Troubling Trends Editor's Introduction. With the same moral and psychological acuity that distinguishes his Taking Care of Strangers (1979), Robert Burt presses us to reconsider the meanings embedded in...
Published: 30 March 2009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9228-6
... PART I Reform The Clergy and Catholic Resurgence ONE An Enterprising Archbishop Catholic clergymen have long been crucial sources for histo- rians of Latin American. For the entire...
Published: 25 November 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386254-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8625-4
... 3 the role of african american churches in crafting the 1996 welfare reform policy Megan E. McLaughlin Maulana Karenga remarks: ‘‘In a society divided and defined by race and class, interests and the conflicts around them...
Published: 25 November 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386254-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8625-4
... 7 african american clergy and urban school reform Desiree Pedescleaux In a segregated America that denied educational opportunities to African Americans, African American churches provided kindergartens...
Published: 01 January 1994
DOI: 10.1215/9780822396666-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9666-6
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384977-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8497-7
... art hree reforming the federal appointments process T Chapter Nine the need for reform T evaluating the need to reform the federal appointments process re- quires resolving several...
Published: 01 May 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392255-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9225-5
...3 Welfare “Reform” as Poor Discipline and Statecraft If people stay on welfare for prolonged periods of time, it administers a nar- cotic to the spirit. This dependence on welfare undermines their humanity and makes them wards of the state.—Franklin Delano...
Published: 18 November 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389446-018
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8944-6
... Thesis Seventeen TRANSFORMATION OF POLITICAL INSTITUTIONS: REFORM, TRANSFORMATION, REVOLUTION: POLITICAL POSTULATES17 [17.0.1] Institutional transformations (arrow B in figure 10 [thesis 15]) change the structure of potestas 1 (the prevailing political State, as Civil or...