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Institutionalizing Environmental Justice: Race, Place, And The National Environmental Policy Act, Keith K. Miyake 2016 The Graduate Center, City University of New York

Institutionalizing Environmental Justice: Race, Place, And The National Environmental Policy Act, Keith K. Miyake

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In this dissertation, I examine ways that the US National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 (NEPA) and its primary enforcement mechanism, the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) process, have reshaped the state as a site for racial and environmental conflict by institutionalizing a particular form of environmental justice within governmental decision making processes. Combining archival methods and legal analysis, I develop three case studies involving community struggles over the social production of space that each engage the EIA process to different effect. The case studies were selected based on what they reveal about the ways that the environmental justice framework intersects ...


Book Review: Interculturalism In Cities: Concept, Policy, And Implementaton By Ricard Zapata-Barrero, Bradley Good 2016 Ivy Tech Community College

Book Review: Interculturalism In Cities: Concept, Policy, And Implementaton By Ricard Zapata-Barrero, Bradley Good

International Social Science Review

No abstract provided.


Book Review: The European Union And Global Engagement: Institutions, Policies And Challenges By Normann Witzleb, Alfonso Martinez Arranz, And Pascaline Winand, Okori Uneke 2016 Winston-Salem State University

Book Review: The European Union And Global Engagement: Institutions, Policies And Challenges By Normann Witzleb, Alfonso Martinez Arranz, And Pascaline Winand, Okori Uneke

International Social Science Review

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Book Review: System Kids: Adolescent Mothers And The Politics Of Regulation By Lauren Silver, Jason McCartney 2016 Salisbury University

Book Review: System Kids: Adolescent Mothers And The Politics Of Regulation By Lauren Silver, Jason Mccartney

International Social Science Review

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Book Review: Religion And Science As Forms Of Life: Anthropological Insights Into Reason And Unreason By Carles Salazar And Joan Bestard, Linda Quest 2016 Pace University

Book Review: Religion And Science As Forms Of Life: Anthropological Insights Into Reason And Unreason By Carles Salazar And Joan Bestard, Linda Quest

International Social Science Review

No abstract provided.


Book Review: Corporate Social Responsibility, Private Law And Global Supply Chains By Andreas Rühmkorf, Patricia M. Muhammad 2016 University of North Georgia

Book Review: Corporate Social Responsibility, Private Law And Global Supply Chains By Andreas Rühmkorf, Patricia M. Muhammad

International Social Science Review

No abstract provided.


Book Review: Falafel Nation: Cuisine And The Making Of National Identity In Israel By Yael Raviv, Jordan Griffith 2016 American Military University

Book Review: Falafel Nation: Cuisine And The Making Of National Identity In Israel By Yael Raviv, Jordan Griffith

International Social Science Review

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Book Review: In The Event: Toward An Anthropology Of Generic Moments By Lotte Meinert And Bruce Kapferer, J. Laurence Hare 2016 University of Arkansas

Book Review: In The Event: Toward An Anthropology Of Generic Moments By Lotte Meinert And Bruce Kapferer, J. Laurence Hare

International Social Science Review

No abstract provided.


Book Review: Social Quality Theory: A New Perspective On Social Development By Ka Lin And Peter Herrmann, Xun Wang 2016 University of Wisconsin-Parkside

Book Review: Social Quality Theory: A New Perspective On Social Development By Ka Lin And Peter Herrmann, Xun Wang

International Social Science Review

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Book Review: Ngos, Crisis Management And Conflict Resolution: Measuring The Impact Of Ngos On Intergovernmental Organisations By Daniela Irrera, Oluwaseun Bamidele 2016 Ekiti State University

Book Review: Ngos, Crisis Management And Conflict Resolution: Measuring The Impact Of Ngos On Intergovernmental Organisations By Daniela Irrera, Oluwaseun Bamidele

International Social Science Review

No abstract provided.


Book Review: Cold War Crucible: The Korean Conflict And The Postwar World By Masuda Hajimu, Pedro D. Iacobelli 2016 Pontificia Universidad Católica de ChileSantiago, Chile

Book Review: Cold War Crucible: The Korean Conflict And The Postwar World By Masuda Hajimu, Pedro D. Iacobelli

International Social Science Review

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Book Review: The Great Melding: War, The Dixiecrat Rebellion, And The Southern Model For America’S New Conservatism By Glenn Feldman, Kofi Johnson 2016 Fayetteville State University

Book Review: The Great Melding: War, The Dixiecrat Rebellion, And The Southern Model For America’S New Conservatism By Glenn Feldman, Kofi Johnson

International Social Science Review

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Book Review: The Blue, The Gray, And The Green: Toward An Environmental History Of The Civil War By Brian Allen Drake, Bart R. Talbert 2016 Salisbury University

Book Review: The Blue, The Gray, And The Green: Toward An Environmental History Of The Civil War By Brian Allen Drake, Bart R. Talbert

International Social Science Review

No abstract provided.


Book Review: Pluralism And Democracy In India: Debating The Hindu Right By Wendy Doniger And Nartha C. Nussbaum, Michael Hirsch 2016 Huston-Tillotson University

Book Review: Pluralism And Democracy In India: Debating The Hindu Right By Wendy Doniger And Nartha C. Nussbaum, Michael Hirsch

International Social Science Review

No abstract provided.


Book Review: From Uneconomic Growth To A Steady-State Economy By Herman E. Daly, Richard Hartwig 2016 Texas A&M University - Kingsville

Book Review: From Uneconomic Growth To A Steady-State Economy By Herman E. Daly, Richard Hartwig

International Social Science Review

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Book Review: Climate Change Mitigation, Technological Innovation And Adaptation: A New Perspective On Climate Policy By Valentina Bosetti, Carlo Carraro, Emanuele Massetti, And Massimo Tavoni, Michael J. Allen 2016 Old Dominion University

Book Review: Climate Change Mitigation, Technological Innovation And Adaptation: A New Perspective On Climate Policy By Valentina Bosetti, Carlo Carraro, Emanuele Massetti, And Massimo Tavoni, Michael J. Allen

International Social Science Review

No abstract provided.


Book Review: Violence At The Urban Margins By Javier Auyero, Philippe Bourgois, And Nancy Scheper-Hughes, Leon Yacher 2016 Southern Connecticut State University

Book Review: Violence At The Urban Margins By Javier Auyero, Philippe Bourgois, And Nancy Scheper-Hughes, Leon Yacher

International Social Science Review

No abstract provided.


Reinhardt University: 2nd Annual Interdisciplinary Social Sciences Undergraduate Research Conference, 2016 University of North Georgia

Reinhardt University: 2nd Annual Interdisciplinary Social Sciences Undergraduate Research Conference

International Social Science Review

No abstract provided.


Extended Commentary: Action Or Inaction? An Analysis Of President Obama’S Foreign Policy, Jacob C. Potts 2016 University of North Georgia

Extended Commentary: Action Or Inaction? An Analysis Of President Obama’S Foreign Policy, Jacob C. Potts

International Social Science Review

In this extended commentary an analysis is offered of President Obama's past foreign policy decisions to help forecast how he would react if Russia were to invade Estonia.The predictions presented are based on how President Obama has responded to major foreign policy events during his presidency. This includes his actions in the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, the NATO intervention in Libya, his involvement with chemical weapons in Syria, his actions in Ukraine, the mediation of the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict, handling ISIS and Al-Qaeda Affiliates, and his actions handling combatants outside of combat zones, such as in Yemen, Somalia ...


Policy Point - Counterpoint: Whither Capitalism: The Historical Foundations And Fallacies Of An Idea, Theory, Framework, Ideology, And Worldview, Laura Cruz, Connor Hickey, Joanna Woodson 2016 Tennessee Tech University

Policy Point - Counterpoint: Whither Capitalism: The Historical Foundations And Fallacies Of An Idea, Theory, Framework, Ideology, And Worldview, Laura Cruz, Connor Hickey, Joanna Woodson

International Social Science Review

In this policy point – counterpoint piece, the concept of capitalism is examined, with one side arguing that predictable policies lead to a stagnant economy and the other side encouraging a more compassionate capitalism that seeks a conscience in business and government.


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