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Boom (2016) 6 (3): 89–93.
Published: 01 September 2016
... embraces stories as a part of life as part of a community-building effort. It is achieved when all members of a community have equal access to books and stories, stemming from numerous studies that demonstrate that a person’s access to literature is a strong indicator for a host of quality-of-life measures...
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Boom (2015) 5 (4): 94–99.
Published: 01 December 2015
... individual Mulsim responses to that question appear in this article. Research is based on two years of fieldwork and more than 100 semi-structured interviews conducted by a University of California-based research team. Themes of daily guidance, family, social justice, equality and inequality, Islamic living...
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Boom (2014) 4 (2): 20–23.
Published: 01 June 2014
... responding to the city’s affordability crisis by having fewer babies or by moving to the suburbs. But in an equally potent trend for the city’s future, overseas Chinese investment activity in San Francisco’s real estate is at a fever pitch. What no one doubts in San Francisco—in either the corridors of power...
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Boom (2015) 5 (4): 100–103.
Published: 01 December 2015
...-Muslims. From flip–flops to yoga mats to water bottles to tool boxes, everyday American objects come to inhabit sacred spaces when repurposed, reclaimed for the sake of Shari’a . © 2015 by the Regents of the University of California 2015 Photography photo essay Arab enlightenment equality...
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Boom (2016) 6 (3): 25–31.
Published: 01 September 2016
... opera traversed the present world, the age of Marco Polo s exploration, and the many worlds he described. The technological novelty of listening to the frag- mented bits of opera on wireless headsets, synthetically mixed into a whole, was equally impressive, blending the excitement of a full, live...
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Boom (2016) 6 (3): 58–67.
Published: 01 September 2016
... center expresses the desire for urban space and crowds without allowing democratic variety or equal access. It s fool s gold, and gentrification has taken the place of urban renewal in displacing the poor. Take Anastasia Loukaitou-Sideris s pioneering study of the privat- ization of space on the top of...
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Boom (2016) 6 (3): 50–57.
Published: 01 September 2016
... displacement across the Bay Area, Bearden s vision belongs in City Hall as a backdrop for government action. Bearden created Berkeley not in a perfect period of unity and equality between blacks and whites in the city, but in a fractious and fleeting moment. In addition to the dra- matic decline in the...
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Boom (2016) 6 (2): 98–103.
Published: 01 June 2016
... that, though they are advertised as money-saving ventures for the states that house them, prisoners in private facilities had an increase in their sentence of 4 to 7 percent, which equaled 60 to 90 days for the average prisoner4 At $50 per bed occupied, sixty days adds around $3,000 per pris- oner...
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Boom (2016) 6 (2): 74–87.
Published: 01 June 2016
... will equal C in all likelihood SB 261 ensures that people who were younger when committing serious crimes have possibilities more closely aligned with juvenile justice concerns, giving them BOOM | SUMMER 2016 75 BOOM: The Journal of California, Vol. 6, Number 2, pps 74 87, ISSN 2153-8018, electronic...
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Boom (2016) 6 (2): 57–59.
Published: 01 June 2016
... justice in California among both victims and offenders, so called. They may indeed serve as theses for our future as we seek a more just California.  Crime plus punishment does not equal justice. While vengeance and retribution might show the measures of our resolve, compassion and love are the measures...
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Boom (2016) 6 (2): 22–31.
Published: 01 June 2016
... inside the prison society. In the broader society, the struggle for equal citizenship for minorities, especially Blacks and Latinos in California, was taking on a more militant expression, especially after the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. For some on the radical left of the late 1960s...
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Boom (2015) 5 (4): 1–2.
Published: 01 December 2015
... are no people present as the sun illuminates the sublime Eastern Sierra. But in 1944, Adams also published Born Free and Equal, a book protesting the treatment of Japanese Ameri- cans who were rounded up and sent to internment camps such as Manzanar, less than ten miles from Lone Pine, during World...
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Boom (2015) 5 (4): 14–19.
Published: 01 December 2015
... California landscape out of which these lan- guages and respective cultures emerged is itself equally diverse. Ethnographers often divide the Native population into three cultural groups or categories: the northwestern tribes, including the Hupa and Yurok, who had stratified societies; the central tribes...
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Boom (2015) 5 (4): 104–108.
Published: 01 December 2015
... accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges earlier this year. The school has sixty students, split roughly equally between men and women. About half are from California, and the rest are from other parts of the United States. Students don t take out loans and graduate debt-free, although...
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Boom (2015) 5 (4): 78–84.
Published: 01 December 2015
... thousand hosts when applied to blotter paper. McCloud calls this the new currency One host equals one unit. As such he views his role, as a Roman Catholic as having the duty of bringing Jesus back to Catholics in full-fledged state, which is the honor of anybody Albert Hofmann, who discovered LSD...
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Boom (2015) 5 (4): 34–43.
Published: 01 December 2015
... services that they have specifically tailored to new and emerging sensibilities in this rapidly changing neighborhood. Not all religious groups are equally equipped to weather the gentrification process. Pastor Ed Carey built his congre- gation, Hope International Bible Fellowship, by ministering to the...
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Boom (2015) 5 (4): 54–63.
Published: 01 December 2015
... and Broadway in early November are political actors. They occupy the space between Latino lives that are testaments to the lack of equal- ity for Latinos in Orange County, and Orange County s historical reluctance to acknowledge this fact. Multicultural logic sometimes reproduces the very inequalities...
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Boom (2015) 5 (4): 20–33.
Published: 01 December 2015
... socialist community with full racial and economic equality. In the years that followed, hundreds of Temple members joined him there. After a group calling itself Concerned Relatives brought media and government attention to Jonestown, claiming that all communication with the outside was cut off, an...
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Boom (2015) 5 (3): 76–80.
Published: 01 September 2015
... used in drinkable spirits and coq au vin are equally bad for you. Presented with the scientific evidence, did Carrey change his views? He did not. He doubled down, instead voicing doubt about the validity of countless studies showing no link between vaccines and autism, tweeting to his fourteen million...
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Boom (2015) 5 (3): 1–3.
Published: 01 September 2015
... rovers see. In the process, as one says, You kind of learn to see like a Rover The Martian picturesque as captured by Spirit, featuring Approximate True Color (ATC) with just the right balance of red and equalized sky color, with tracks receding across a gentle landscape near the Home Plate region...