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Cities and Race: America's New Black Ghetto

David Wilson - 2007 - Science - Limited preview
This fascinating book examines the 1990s rise of a new black ghetto in rust belt America, 'the global ghetto'. It uses the emergent perspective of 'racial economy' to delineate a fundamental proposition; historically neglected and marginalized ...
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Protest - Analysing Current Trends

Matthew Johnson, Samid Suliman - 2016 - Political Science - Limited preview
The politics of the twenty-first century is marked by dissent, tumult and calls for radical change, whether through food riots, anti-war protests, anti-government tirades, anti-blasphemy marches, anti-austerity demonstrations, anti-authoritarian ...
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Educating for Peace in a Time of Permanent War: Are Schools Part of the ...

Paul R. Carr, Brad J. Porfilio - 2012 - Education - Limited preview
Little is done in schools at the formal and informal levels to address war and peace, especially in relation to what can and should be done to bring about peace. This volume seeks to provide a range of policy, pedagogical, curriculum and ...
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Education as Enforcement: The Militarization and Corporatization of Schools

Kenneth J. Saltman, David A. Gabbard - 2010 - Education - No preview available
The first volume to focus on the intersections of militarization, corporations, and education, Education as Enforcement exposed the many ways schooling has become the means through which the expansion of global corporate power are enforced. Since ...
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Counter-Recruitment and the Campaign to Demilitarize Public Schools

Scott Harding, Seth Kershner - 2016 - Education - Limited preview
This book describes the various tactics used in counter-recruitment, drawing from the words of activists and case studies of successful organizing and advocacy. The United States is one of the only developed countries to allow a military presence ...
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Censored 2005: The Top 25 Censored Stories

Peter Phillips, Project Censored - 2011 - Political Science - Limited preview
The yearly volumes of Censored, in continuous publication since 1976 and since 1995 available through Seven Stories Press, is dedicated to the stories that ought to be top features on the nightly news, but that are missing because of media bias ...
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Global Warming, Militarism and Nonviolence: The Art of Active Resistance

M. Branagan - 2013 - Political Science - Limited preview
Militarism is the elephant in the room of global warming. Of all government sectors, 'Defence' has the highest carbon footprint and expenditure, yet has largely been exempt from international scrutiny and regulation. Marty Branagan uses ...
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Unmaking War, Remaking Men: How Empathy Can Reshape Our Politics, Our ...

Kathleen Barry - 2011 - Political Science - No preview available
In Unmaking War, Remaking Men, Kathleen Barry probes what happens to the value we hold for human life in making war. She explores combat soldiers' experiences through a politics of empathy. By revealing how men's lives are made expendable for ...
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Campus Wars: The Peace Movement at American State Universities in the ...

Kenneth J. Heineman - 1994 - History - No preview available
In many parts of the African Muslim world, slavery still blights the landscape. What are the origins of this terrible institution? Why is it still practiced? How widespread is it and how does it differ from Western chattel slavery? This book ...
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