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Indian Migrant OrganizationsEngagement in Education and Healthcare

Indian Migrant Organizations: Engagement in Education and Healthcare

Md Mizanur Rahman and Rakesh Ranjan

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
July 2020
ISBN:
9780190121341
eISBN:
9780190990244
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190121341.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

The Indian diaspora is increasingly engaging with the homeland by forming a range of migrant organizations—organizations constituting a growing sector of non-State actors who engage with the host ... More

Parenting for a Digital FutureHow Hopes and Fears about Technology Shape Children's Lives

Parenting for a Digital Future: How Hopes and Fears about Technology Shape Children's Lives

Sonia Livingstone and Alicia Blum-Ross

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
July 2020
ISBN:
9780190874698
eISBN:
9780190874735
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190874698.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Marriage and the Family, Social Psychology and Interaction

In the decades it takes to bring up a child, parents face challenges that are both helped and hindered by the fact that they are living through a period of unprecedented digital innovation. Drawing ... More

Bearing Witness While BlackAfrican Americans, Smartphones, and the New Protest #Journalism

Bearing Witness While Black: African Americans, Smartphones, and the New Protest #Journalism

Allissa V. Richardson

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780190935528
eISBN:
9780190935566
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190935528.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

Bearing Witness While Black: African Americans, Smartphones and the New Protest #Journalism tells the story of this century’s most powerful black social movement through the eyes of 15 activists. At ... More

The Partisan Politics of Law and Order

The Partisan Politics of Law and Order

Georg Wenzelburger

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780190920487
eISBN:
9780190920517
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190920487.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance, Politics, Social Movements and Social Change

The comparative study of law and order policies has mostly overlooked partisan politics as a possible explanation of differences between Western nations. Filling this gap in the literature, this book ... More

Digital PunishmentPrivacy, Stigma, and the Harms of Data-Driven Criminal Justice

Digital Punishment: Privacy, Stigma, and the Harms of Data-Driven Criminal Justice

Sarah Esther Lageson

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
July 2020
ISBN:
9780190872007
eISBN:
9780190872038
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190872007.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance, Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility

Data-driven criminal justice operations creates millions of criminal records each year in the United States. Documenting everything from a police stop to a prison sentence, these records take on a ... More

Digital DomesticityMedia, Materiality, and Home Life

Digital Domesticity: Media, Materiality, and Home Life

Jenny Kennedy, Michael Arnold, Martin Gibbs, Bjorn Nansen, and Rowan Wilken

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780190905781
eISBN:
9780190905828
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190905781.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Science, Technology and Environment

This book, Digital Domesticity: Media, Materiality, and Home Life, is concerned with the home, but it is not bounded by the home. While the home provides a necessary anchor point for our empirical ... More

Democracy ReloadedInside Spain's Political Laboratory from 15-M to Podemos

Democracy Reloaded: Inside Spain's Political Laboratory from 15-M to Podemos

Cristina Flesher Fominaya

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780190099961
eISBN:
9780197500002
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190099961.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Politics, Social Movements and Social Change, Social Movements and Social Change

Framed in debates about the crisis of democracy, the book analyzes one of the most influential social movements of recent times: Spain’s “Indignados” or “15-M” movement. In the wake of the global ... More

Discursive Turns and Critical JuncturesDebating Citizenship after the Charlie Hebdo Attacks

Discursive Turns and Critical Junctures: Debating Citizenship after the Charlie Hebdo Attacks

Donatella della Porta, Pietro Castelli Gattinara, Konstantinos Eleftheriadis, and Andrea Felicetti

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780190097431
eISBN:
9780190097462
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190097431.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Culture, Politics, Social Movements and Social Change

This volume focuses on the debate that developed in France, Germany, Italy, and the United Kingdom after the terrorist attacks against Charlie Hebdo and the kosher supermarket, in January 2015. The ... More

Privilege LostWho Leaves the Upper Middle Class and How They Fall

Privilege Lost: Who Leaves the Upper Middle Class and How They Fall

Jessi Streib

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
April 2020
ISBN:
9780190854041
eISBN:
9780190854089
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190854041.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Culture, Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility

One in two white youth born into the upper-middle class will fall from it. Drawing upon 10 years of longitudinal interviews with over 100 American youth, this book shows which upper-middle-class ... More

The Innovation ComplexCities, Tech, and the New Economy

The Innovation Complex: Cities, Tech, and the New Economy

Sharon Zukin

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
March 2020
ISBN:
9780190083830
eISBN:
9780190083861
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190083830.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Economic Sociology, Culture

The Innovation Complex shows how the new urban economy is being shaped by digital technology businesses and organizations, city government, and a tech-financial meritocracy. Looking closely at ... More

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