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The Resource Local actions : cultural activism, power, and public life in America, edited by Melissa Checker and Maggie Fishman

Local actions : cultural activism, power, and public life in America, edited by Melissa Checker and Maggie Fishman

Label
Local actions : cultural activism, power, and public life in America
Title
Local actions
Title remainder
cultural activism, power, and public life in America
Statement of responsibility
edited by Melissa Checker and Maggie Fishman
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Activism is alive and well in the United States, according to Melissa Checker and Maggie Fishman. It exists on large and small scales and thrives in unexpected places. Finding activism in backyards, art classes, and urban areas branded as ""ghettos, "" th
Cataloging source
COO
Index
no index present
Language note
In English
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Checker, Melissa
  • Fishman, Maggie
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Social change
  • Social participation
  • Community life
  • United States
  • United States
  • Changement social
  • Participation sociale
  • Communauté
  • États-Unis
  • États-Unis
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Community life
  • Politics and government
  • Social change
  • Social conditions
  • Social participation
  • United States
  • Community life
  • Politics and government
  • Social change
  • Social conditions
  • Social participation
  • Social Sciences
  • Social Structures, Social Interaction, Population, Social Anthropology
  • Sociology
  • Sozialwissenschaften, Soziologie, Anthropologie
Label
Local actions : cultural activism, power, and public life in America, edited by Melissa Checker and Maggie Fishman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Maggie Fishman
  • Creating a political space for American Indian economic development: Indian gaming and American Indian activism
  • Kate Spilde
  • "The calculus of pain": violence, anthropological ethics, and the category transgender
  • David Valentine
  • We shall overcome? Changing politics and changing sexuality in the ex-gay movement
  • Tanya Erzen
  • Sins of our soccer moms: servant evangelism and the spiritual injuries of class
  • Omri Elisha
  • Food fights: contesting "cultural diversity" in Crown Heights
  • Foreword
  • Henry Goldschmidt
  • FOBby or tight? "Multicultural day" and other struggles in two Silicon Valley high schools
  • Shalini Shankar
  • Gathering "roots" and making history in the Korean adoptee community
  • Eleana Kim
  • Activism and exile: palestinianness and the politics of solidarity
  • Rabab Abdulhadi
  • Faye Ginsburg
  • Introduction
  • Melissa Checker,
  • Maggie Fishman
  • Treading murky waters: day-to-day dilemmas in the construction of a pluralistic U.S. environmental movement
  • Melissa Checker
  • Creating art, creating citizens: arts education as cultural activism
Control code
ocn213305187
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 254 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231502429
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.7312/chec12850
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttgrg2s
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)213305187
Label
Local actions : cultural activism, power, and public life in America, edited by Melissa Checker and Maggie Fishman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Maggie Fishman
  • Creating a political space for American Indian economic development: Indian gaming and American Indian activism
  • Kate Spilde
  • "The calculus of pain": violence, anthropological ethics, and the category transgender
  • David Valentine
  • We shall overcome? Changing politics and changing sexuality in the ex-gay movement
  • Tanya Erzen
  • Sins of our soccer moms: servant evangelism and the spiritual injuries of class
  • Omri Elisha
  • Food fights: contesting "cultural diversity" in Crown Heights
  • Foreword
  • Henry Goldschmidt
  • FOBby or tight? "Multicultural day" and other struggles in two Silicon Valley high schools
  • Shalini Shankar
  • Gathering "roots" and making history in the Korean adoptee community
  • Eleana Kim
  • Activism and exile: palestinianness and the politics of solidarity
  • Rabab Abdulhadi
  • Faye Ginsburg
  • Introduction
  • Melissa Checker,
  • Maggie Fishman
  • Treading murky waters: day-to-day dilemmas in the construction of a pluralistic U.S. environmental movement
  • Melissa Checker
  • Creating art, creating citizens: arts education as cultural activism
Control code
ocn213305187
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 254 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231502429
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.7312/chec12850
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttgrg2s
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)213305187

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