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Boom (2012) 2 (4): 14–17.
Published: 01 December 2012
... following graph demonstrates the historical turnout trends for California’s electorate, seen through both of these lenses. Over the last forty years, registered turnout in the state has fluctuated significantly. State voter turnout rates have also varied significantly by county. A key contributor to these...
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Boom (2013) 3 (4): 3–11.
Published: 01 December 2013
...Kim Stanley Robinson Boom interviews prolific science fiction writer Kim Stanley Robinson about writing, California, and the future. Topics of discussion include utopian and dystopian visions of the state, the Sierra Nevada and Sacramento Delta, the Orange County of Robinson’s youth, how...
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Boom (2015) 5 (4): 44–53.
Published: 01 December 2015
... likely to happen in California. Orange County today, like neighboring Los Angeles and California s other major immigrant landing zones, is a spiritual gazetteer, one of themost religiously diverse places on Earth. The county is home to one of America s fastest growing Catholic dioceses, where three...
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Boom (2013) 3 (1): 41–49.
Published: 01 May 2013
... of the relationship between the private sector and the public good not only in Auberry but throughout California and the United States. © 2013 by the Regents of the University of California 2013 rural education Forest Reserve funding spotted owl economic libertarianism howard hendrix...
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Boom (2011) 1 (3): 13–29.
Published: 01 August 2011
...Peter Schrag In the past century, California has grown a convoluted governing nonsystem that combines the hyper-democracy of the initiative process with the increasingly constricted representative democracy of the formal elective governmental system, most of it imposed by direct democracy...
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Boom (2016) 6 (4): 70–73.
Published: 01 December 2016
.... Additionally, Gioia’s poem, “A California Requiem,” accompanies the interview. © 2016 by The Regents of the University of California 2016 California counties poet laureate Juan Felipe Herrera poetry STEM the arts California poetry dana gioia A Boom Interview with California s Poet Laureate...
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Boom (2016) 6 (4): 28–33.
Published: 01 December 2016
.../boom.2016.6.4.28. 28 BOOMCA L I FORN I A . COM Starr: The growing divide between the very wealthy and the very poor, as well as the waning of the middle class, as expressed geographically in California by the global wealth of the coast from San Diego County to Marin County and the rapid socioeconomic...
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Boom (2016) 6 (4): 34–38.
Published: 01 December 2016
... California 2016 Relief map California Fresno Southern California Earthquakes San Gabriel Valley alex espinoza Through the Heart of California Seeing the other California through a relief map I n 2014, Aljazeera America ran a story titled Fresno Rated Highly Livable forYoung People1 The...
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Boom (2016) 6 (4): 62–69.
Published: 01 December 2016
... before my family bought the land, and which survive without irrigation or pruning. The smell is audible in the hush of rapids, momentarily drowned out by the motorcycle shifting into high gear on Highway 49. I sus- pect every California region from the county of Jefferson to the Imperial Valley provides...
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Boom (2016) 6 (4): 52–61.
Published: 01 December 2016
... writers currently using the English language as both a musical instrument and a political weapon.” © 2016 by The Regents of the University of California 2016 Hunter S. Thompson Gonzo journalism Hells Angels The Nation Rolling Stone Ramparts San Francisco counterculture Carey McWilliams...
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Boom (2016) 6 (4): 74–79.
Published: 01 December 2016
... designed by William Pereira in relation with other buildings and sculptures to show that a type of religious geoglyph is inscribed into a coastal ridge in Southern California. © 2016 by The Regents of the University of California 2016 Alexis Smith Robert Irwin Snake Path Geisel Library UC San...
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Boom (2016) 6 (4): 80–91.
Published: 01 December 2016
... anthropologists. © 2016 by The Regents of the University of California 2016 People’s Park Berkeley UC Berkeley activism education civil disobedience homelessness Loni Hancock Dorothy Day Catholic Workers applied anthropology Segment of Berkeley: A People s Bicentennial History of Telegraph...
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Boom (2016) 6 (4): 10–15.
Published: 01 December 2016
... to work in the nail industry and how Americans became accustomed to manicures and pedicures is entwined with the loss of home and landscape. © 2016 by The Regents of the University of California 2016 Vietnam War American military reeducation camps Mekong River refugees boat people...
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Boom (2016) 6 (3): 58–67.
Published: 01 September 2016
...Mike Davis Chronicler of the California dark side and LA’s underbelly, proclaiming a troubling, menacing reality beneath the bright and sunny facade, Mike Davis is one of California’s most significant contemporary writers. His most controversial books led critics to label him anything from a left...
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Boom (2016) 6 (3): 84–88.
Published: 01 September 2016
...Noam Shoked In 2014, architecture Professor Margaret Crawford and Associate Professor of Art Practice Anne Walsh taught the first University of California, Berkeley, Global Urban Humanities Initiative research studio course, called “No Cruising: Mobility and Identity in Los Angeles.” What occurred...
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Boom (2016) 6 (3): 68–79.
Published: 01 September 2016
... Berkeley students and Bulb residents to apply techniques of ethnography, contemporary archaeology, oral history, participatory mapping, mobile apps, botany, architecture, landscape architecture, and urban planning to the study of the Bulb. © 2016 by The Regents of the University of California 2016...
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Boom (2016) 6 (3): 120–128.
Published: 01 September 2016
... percent of Los Angeles County s population is Hispanic or Latino, and 13 percent is Asian. Since 1 July 2014, Latinos have outnumbered non-Hispanic whites in California.7 How does this demographic reality change the way we con- sider the context of UCLA in LA, in California, and along the borders between...
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Boom (2016) 6 (2): 52–56.
Published: 01 June 2016
... technician and was a team coordinator for California s Alter- natives to Violence Project. After release, Johnson earned a bachelor s degree in psychology, graduating summa cum laude. He is an alcohol and drug counselor in two different California counties and a lead facilitator for an Alternatives to...
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Boom (2016) 6 (2): 8–21.
Published: 01 June 2016
... proper California soil there are 35 adult and 4 juvenile state prisons; 10 federal prisons; 6 US Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) detention centers; 18 private detention centers run by the Tennessee-based Corrections Corporation of America (CCA) and the Florida-based GEO Group; and 124 county...
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Boom (2016) 6 (2): 94–97.
Published: 01 June 2016
... state s overcrowded prison system has been reduced by more than 5,000 people.2 Similarly, California s overcrowded county jails have also seen their populations reducedasa result of Prop. 47: a recent report by the Public Policy Institute of At a fair in South Los Angeles, people get help applying to...