SearchSkip to Search Results
- 12Sociology, Department of
- 4Sociology, Department of/Reports (Sociology)
- 3Sociology, Department of/Journal Articles (Sociology)
- 2Sociology, Department of/Presentations (Sociology)
- 2Sociology, Department of/Book Chapters (Sociology)
- 2PLACES Platform on Cities Engagement and Space
- 6Dorow, Sara
- 3Rob Shields
- 1Acuña, Nicole Smith
- 1Cassiano, Marcella S.
- 1Cherry, Nicola
- 1Daigle, Ashley
- 2Fort McMurray
- 2Live-in caregivers
- 12004 Indian Ocean tsunami
- 120th century
- 1Arts, and social sciences
Adoption as Political History [Review of Laura Briggs, Somebody’s Children: The Politics of Transracial and Transnational Adoption]Download
The article reviews the book \"Somebody's Children: The Politics of Transracial and Transnational Adoption,\" by Laura Briggs.
In this article, we use narratives of cultural identity among U.S. parents of children adopted from China to conceptually explore the ideas that underwrite socially intelligible kinship. Although these narratives address the cultural heritage of the child, we find that they also perform a kind of...
Community Engagement in the Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences: Academic Dispositions, Institutional DilemmasDownload
Engaged scholarship is increasingly concerned with how community engagement might be institutionalized in the contemporary university. At the same time, it must be attentive to diverse academic approaches to knowledge and to the forms of engagement associated with them. Attention to this...
Logement social — Right to Housing A Sceptical Overview of Social Housing Research, Policy and Struggle in MontréalDownload
Québec has a history of logement social or social housing. This is a first glance survey for anglophone readers of the French-language literature on community housing in Québec’s large cities, with a focus on Montréal.
An interrogation of and dialogue with the Via 13 Editorial Collective . The objective is to go beyond the limits of the original vision of the margin and marginalia. But at the same time, it will become clear that this is an archaeological process where in digging ourselves out from under a...
This chapter describes how mobile phones can play a vital role in building sustainable last-mile early warning systems provided that they are deployed within an effective use strategy. The HazInfo Project was made possible with funding from Canada's International Development Research Centre and...