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Politics and Social Change

Occidental College

2010

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Pasadena's Tale Of Two Cities, Peter Dreier Dec 2010

Pasadena's Tale Of Two Cities, Peter Dreier

UEP Faculty & UEPI Staff Scholarship

No abstract provided.


Los Angeles Homeowners Take To The Streets To Protest Foreclosure Abuses, Peter Dreier Dec 2010

Los Angeles Homeowners Take To The Streets To Protest Foreclosure Abuses, Peter Dreier

UEP Faculty & UEPI Staff Scholarship

No abstract provided.


A Thanksgiving Epiphany And The Jewish Obsession With Food, Robert Gottlieb Nov 2010

A Thanksgiving Epiphany And The Jewish Obsession With Food, Robert Gottlieb

UEP Faculty & UEPI Staff Scholarship

No abstract provided.


How Acorn Was Framed Political Controversy And Media Agenda-Setting, Peter Dreier, Christopher R. Martin Oct 2010

How Acorn Was Framed Political Controversy And Media Agenda-Setting, Peter Dreier, Christopher R. Martin

UEP Faculty & UEPI Staff Scholarship

No abstract provided.


Health Care Reform Six Months Later, Peter Dreier Sep 2010

Health Care Reform Six Months Later, Peter Dreier

UEP Faculty & UEPI Staff Scholarship

No abstract provided.


What Kind Of Capitalism?, Peter Dreier Sep 2010

What Kind Of Capitalism?, Peter Dreier

UEP Faculty & UEPI Staff Scholarship

No abstract provided.


The Right To Place: Food, Streets And Immigrants, Robert Gottlieb Sep 2010

The Right To Place: Food, Streets And Immigrants, Robert Gottlieb

UEP Faculty & UEPI Staff Scholarship

No abstract provided.


Ignore The Fear-Mongering On Social Security, Peter Dreier, Donald Cohen Aug 2010

Ignore The Fear-Mongering On Social Security, Peter Dreier, Donald Cohen

UEP Faculty & UEPI Staff Scholarship

No abstract provided.


Does Public Housing Have A Future?, Peter Dreier Jun 2010

Does Public Housing Have A Future?, Peter Dreier

UEP Faculty & UEPI Staff Scholarship

No abstract provided.


Did He Ever Return?: The Forgotten Story Of "Charlie And The M.T.A.", Peter Dreier, Jim Vrabel Apr 2010

Did He Ever Return?: The Forgotten Story Of "Charlie And The M.T.A.", Peter Dreier, Jim Vrabel

UEP Faculty & UEPI Staff Scholarship

No abstract provided.


Farm To Cafeteria Initiatives Connections With The Tribal Food Sovereignty Movement, Emily Dwyer Apr 2010

Farm To Cafeteria Initiatives Connections With The Tribal Food Sovereignty Movement, Emily Dwyer

UEP Faculty & UEPI Staff Scholarship

No abstract provided.


Food Access, Availability, And Affordability In 3 Los Angeles Communities, Project Cafe, 2004-2006, Andrea Misako Azuma, Susan Gilliland, Mark Vallianatos, Robert Gottlieb Mar 2010

Food Access, Availability, And Affordability In 3 Los Angeles Communities, Project Cafe, 2004-2006, Andrea Misako Azuma, Susan Gilliland, Mark Vallianatos, Robert Gottlieb

UEP Faculty & UEPI Staff Scholarship

Introduction Racial/ethnic minority communities are at increasingly high risk for chronic diseases related to obesity. Access to stores that sell affordable, nutritious food is a prerequisite for adopting a healthful diet. The objective of this study was to evaluate food access, availability, and affordability in 3 nonoverlapping but similar low-income communities in urban Los Angeles, California. Methods Using a community-based participatory research approach, we trained community members to conduct a food assessment to 1) map the number and type of retail food outlets in a defined area and 2) survey a sample of stores to determine whether they sold ...


A Poor Fit For Los Angeles Op-Ed: Incentives For South Gate Clothing Company To Relocate Should Be Killed By L.A.’S Jobs Czar, Peter Dreier Jan 2010

A Poor Fit For Los Angeles Op-Ed: Incentives For South Gate Clothing Company To Relocate Should Be Killed By L.A.’S Jobs Czar, Peter Dreier

UEP Faculty & UEPI Staff Scholarship

No abstract provided.


From Displacement To Internment: A Report Of Human Rights Violations Experienced By L.A.'S South Asian Immigrant Population, Susan Alva Jan 2010

From Displacement To Internment: A Report Of Human Rights Violations Experienced By L.A.'S South Asian Immigrant Population, Susan Alva

UEP Faculty & UEPI Staff Scholarship

No abstract provided.