The Rise of Legal Graffiti Writing in New York and Beyond - download pdf or read online

By Ronald Kramer

This pivot analyzes the old emergence of felony graffiti and the way it has resulted in a brand new ethos between writers. analyzing how modern graffiti writing has been introduced into new relationships with significant social associations, it explores the modern dynamics among graffiti, society, the artwork international and social media, paying specific recognition to how ny City’s political elite has reacted to graffiti. regardless of its significant structural transformation, officers in long island proceed to construe graffiti writing tradition as a monolithic, legal firm, a harbinger of monetary and civic cave in. This simple paradox – power country competition to felony sorts of graffiti that proceed to realize social popularity – is located in lots of different significant towns through the globe, specially those who have embraced neoliberal kinds of governance. the writer debts for the cultural conflicts that graffiti constantly engenders by way of theorizing the political and fiscal merits that elites safe via endorsing robust 'anti-graffiti' positions.

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Kidding Around: The Child in Film and Media - download pdf or read online

By Alexander N. Howe,Wynn Yarbrough

Kidding round: the kid in movie and Media is a set of essays generated through a convention of a similar identify held on the collage of the District of Columbia. The works accumulated research numerous kid's media, together with texts produced for kids (e.g., kid's books, cartoons, lively motion pictures) in addition to texts approximately children(e.g., feature-length movies, literature, playground structure, parenting guides). the first objective of Kidding Around is to investigate and contextualize contested representations of adolescence and kids in quite a few 20th- and twenty-first-century media whereas accounting for the politics of those narratives. all of the essays accumulated deals a severe heritage of the very suggestion of early life, even as it analyzes exemplary kid's texts from the 20 th and twenty-first centuries. those chapters go away from numerous methodological ways (including psychoanalytic, sociological, ecological, and ancient perspectives), delivering the reader various efficient techniques for examining the moments of cultural clash and deadlock stumbled on in the fundamental works studied. although this present day young ones are the most coveted demographics in advertising and viewership, educational paintings on kid's media, and kids in media, is simply starting. Kidding Around assembles specialists from this inchoate box, beginning dialogue to standard and non-traditional kid's texts.

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Read e-book online Raising Freedom's Child: Black Children and Visions of the PDF

By Mary Niall Mitchell

The finish of slavery within the usa encouraged conflicting visions of the longer term for all american citizens within the 19th century, black and white, slave and unfastened. The black baby grew to become a determine upon which individuals projected their hopes and fears approximately slavery’s abolition. As a member of the 1st new release of African american citizens raised in freedom, the black child—freedom’s child—offered up the prospect that blacks may well quickly benefit from the related privileges as whites: landownership, equality, autonomy. but for many white southerners, this imaginative and prescient used to be unwelcome, even scary. Many northerners, too, expressed doubts in regards to the effects of abolition for the country and its identification as a white republic.

From the 1850s and the Civil conflict to emancipation and the respectable finish of Reconstruction in 1877, Raising Freedom’s Child examines slave emancipation and competition to it as a far-reaching, nationwide occasion with profound social, political, and cultural outcomes. Mary Niall Mitchell analyzes a number of perspectives of the black child—in letters, photos, newspapers, novels, and courtroom cases—to exhibit how americans contested and defended slavery and its abolition.

With each one bankruptcy, Mitchell narrates an episode within the lives of freedom’s childrens, from debates over their schooling and hard work to the way forward for racial category and American citizenship.Raising Freedom’s Child illustrates how intensely a twin of the black baby captured the imaginations of many americans through the upheavals of the Civil warfare period. via public struggles over the black baby, Mitchell argues, american citizens by way of turns challenged and bolstered the racial inequality fostered below slavery within the usa. in basic terms with the triumph of segregation in public faculties in 1877 did the black baby lose her principal position within the nationwide debate over civil rights, a task she wouldn't play back until eventually the 1950s.

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Sektenprävention im Unterricht: Eine empirisch basierte - download pdf or read online

By Karin Sauer,Hartmut Schönherr

Karin
Sauer und Hartmut Schönherr beleuchten zunächst Hintergründe und Entwicklungen
der religiösen Landschaft in der Bundesrepublik. Sie zeigen sowohl
religionssoziologische Faktoren als auch entwicklungspsychologische Aspekte auf,
die Jugendliche durch „Sekten“ ansprechbar machen können. Im zweiten Teil der
Arbeit eröffnen die Autoren unterrichtliche Perspektiven zur Präventionsarbeit
im Religionsunterricht an berufsbildenden Schulen. Dabei geht es nicht vorrangig
um Krisenintervention, sondern um pädagogische Ansätze und didaktische Handreichungen
zur mündigen Auseinandersetzung mit religiösen Angeboten allgemein und im
Speziellen mit Angeboten, welche die persönliche und berufliche Entwicklung
negativ beeinflussen können.

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New PDF release: Kompetenzerwerb im freiwilligen Engagement: Eine empirische

By Wiebken Düx,Gerald Prein,Erich Sass,Claus J. Tully

Freiwilliges Engagement ist für Jugendliche ein wichtiges gesellschaftliches Lernfeld. Basierend auf den Befunden qualitativer Interviews und einer bundesweiten standardisierten Erhebung kann gezeigt werden, dass Heranwachsende hier nachhaltige und exklusive Lernerfahrungen machen können. Neben sozialen und persönlichkeitsbildenden Eigenschaften und Fähigkeiten werden in einem freiwilligen Engagement insbesondere Organisations-, Leitungs-, crew- und Gremienkompetenzen entwickelt. In ihrer Jugend engagierte Erwachsene verfügen über mehr Kompetenzen, sind stärker politisch interessiert, gesellschaftlich engagiert und auch beruflich erfolgreicher als die Vergleichsgruppe der früher Nicht-Engagierten.

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New PDF release: Children's Rights 0-8: Promoting participation in education

By Mallika Kanyal

Children's Rights explores the relevance of kid's participatory rights in schooling, quite at a time while there are competing calls for in assembly the inflexible curriculum frameworks while considering kid's entitlement to take part in issues affecting their lives. It engages with theoretical and functional versions of participation with an objective to aid reflective perform. The chapters are educated through wider educational debates and examples from examine and daily perform in early yr settings, making it an obtainable learn for college students, practitioners in addition to researchers.

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Download e-book for kindle: Informal Education, Childhood and Youth: Geographies, by Peter Kraftl,S. Mills

By Peter Kraftl,S. Mills

This number of unique chapters brings jointly state-of-the-art study on casual schooling - that's, studying practices that emphasise discussion and studying via daily life. For the 1st time, it highlights the way geography concerns to casual schooling practices. via more than a few examples from the 19th, 20th and twenty-first centuries, and from a number of geographical contexts, the authors discover the connection among background, geography and perform within the box of casual schooling. Case stories contain adolescence paintings, Scouting, Guiding, Care Farms, early life song programmes and using online/information applied sciences. This booklet should be of curiosity to geographers and sociologists of schooling, early life and adolescence students. It additionally presents an attractive source and choice of case experiences for educators, adolescence staff and different pros who paintings with younger people.

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Read e-book online Interdisziplinäre Jugendforschung: Jugendliche zwischen PDF

By Angela Ittel,Hans Merkens

Wissenschaftliche Forschung ist ein Baustein in der Auseinandersetzung mit aktuellen Themen in der Arbeit mit und über Kindheit und Jugend in Deutschland. Kindheits- und Jugendforschung kann jedoch nur dann überzeugen, wenn sie mit dem aktuellen Befinden von Kindern und Jugendlichen vertraut ist. Dieses Ziel verfolgt der neue Band von Hans Merkens und Angela Ittl und fasst neueste Berichte aus der Forschungswerkstatt namhafter WissenschaftlerInnen zusammen. Der conversation zwischen Forschung und Anwendung kann und soll mit diesem Buch einmal mehr gefördert werden.

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