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Intimate Enemies: Moral Panics in Contemporary Great Britain

Philip Jenkins - Social Science - 262 pages
Intimate Enemies describes the creation of a journalistically induced panic in Great Britain during the the 1980s - a decade of intense concern about a closely related set of ...
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Challenges for Work and Family in the Twenty-First Century

Dana Vannoy, Paula Dubeck - Social Science - 234 pages
Stimulated by unprecedented and complex changes in the nation's social landscape, the fourteen original papers in the present volume attempt to recast our approach to existing ...
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Risk, Culture, and Health Inequality: Shifting Perceptions of Danger and Blame

Barbara Herr Harthorn, Laury Oaks - Medical - 2003 - 241 pages
Examines uses and abuses of "risk" by social actors in sites around the globe, with a particular focus on health inequality. Ethnographic accounts demonstrate how people make ...
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Ethnic Times: Exploring Ethnonationalism in the Former Yugoslavia

Dušan Kecmanović - Psychology - 2002 - 186 pages
This study deals with the disintegration of the former Yugoslavia into an assortment of ethnic groups at war with each other. Kecmanovic, who formerly taught political ...
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The Interracial Experience: Growing Up Black/white Racially Mixed in the ...

Ursula M. Brown - History - 2001 - 153 pages
The number of black-white mixed marriages increased by 504% in the last 25 years. By gathering hard data as well as a series of intensely personal and revealing vignettes, Dr ...
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Gender, Song, and Sensibility: Folktales and Folksongs in the Highlands of ...

Pamela J. Stewart, Andrew Strathern - Social Science - 2002 - 235 pages
The authors challenge earlier analyses of Highlands societies of Papua New Guinea that have concentrated on gendered antagonism, taboos, and male domination. Drawing copiously ...
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The Challenge of Cultural Pluralism

Stephen Brooks - Political Science - 2002 - 190 pages
Brooks and his contributors examine various aspects of the challenge of cultural pluralism. Together they cover a wide range of national cases, theoretical issues, and ...
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Manifest Destinies: Americanizing Immigrants and Internationalizing Americans

David W. Haines, Carol Anne Mortland - Social Science - 2001 - 175 pages
At the turn of the century, America is both retrenching and expanding, becoming more restrictive and more expansive, more utilaritarian and, more value- and religion-oriented ...
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Voices in the Wilderness: Images of Aboriginal People in the Australian Media

Michael Meadows - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2001 - 249 pages
Spans 200 years of Australian mainstream media and examines how it misrepresents aboriginal peoples and affects race relations.
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The Chinese Triangle of Mainland China, Taiwan, and Hong Kong: Comparative ...

Alvin Y. So, Nan Lin, Dudley L. Poston - Political Science - 2001 - 301 pages
A selection of 16 papers from an August 1997 conference of the North American Chinese Sociologists Association in Toronto explore the three Chinas from the perspectives of ...
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