Naturalizing Inequality

Naturalizing Inequality

Author: Michela Marcatelli

Publisher: University of Arizona Press

ISBN: 9780816539505

Category: Nature

Page: 176

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The book discusses the reproduction and legitimization of racial inequality in post-apartheid South Africa. Michela Marcatelli unravels this inequality paradox through an ethnography of water in a rural region of the country. She documents how calls to save nature have only deepened and naturalized inequality.
Naturalizing Inequality
Language: en
Pages: 176
Authors: Michela Marcatelli
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021 - Publisher: University of Arizona Press

The book discusses the reproduction and legitimization of racial inequality in post-apartheid South Africa. Michela Marcatelli unravels this inequality paradox through an ethnography of water in a rural region of the country. She documents how calls to save nature have only deepened and naturalized inequality.
On Inequality and Freedom
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Lawrence M. Eppard, Henry A. Giroux
Categories: Civil rights
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

"Freedom is a central part of the American identity, "one of America's most cherished values." When it comes to what freedom entails, most Americans would agree that there are political, social, and economic dimensions. Most agree that in a free society there is a need for order, justice, security, opportunity,
Structural Competency in Mental Health and Medicine
Language: en
Pages: 230
Authors: Helena Hansen, Jonathan M. Metzl
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-03-28 - Publisher: Springer

This book documents the ways that clinical practitioners and trainees have used the “structural competency” framework to reduce inequalities in health. The essays describe on-the-ground ways that clinicians, educators, and activists craft structural interventions to enhance health outcomes, student learning, and community organizing around issues of social justice in health
Roman Law and Latin Literature
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Helena Hansen, Jonathan M. Metzl
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-04-07 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

This volume offers a long overdue appraisal of the dynamic interactions between Roman law and Latin literature. Despite there being periods of massive tectonic shifts in the legal and literary landscapes, the Republic and Empire of Rome have not until now been the focus of interdisciplinary study in this field.
Inequalities of Aging
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Elana D. Buch
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-08-28 - Publisher: NYU Press

"Elana D. Buch's "Inequalities of Aging: Paradoxes of Independence in American Home Care" focuses on the topic of American home care and explores various contradictions and points of tension within the industry. It also raises awareness of the problematic inequality that exists in the American home care industry and argues