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Boom (2013) 3 (2): 52–71.
Published: 01 July 2013
...Scott Vandehey This paper draws on extended fieldwork in San Diego County to show that suburban residents exhibit a particular set of rights-claims that they make specifically around their residence in their suburban community. These claims are largely made legitimate by homeownership and are based...
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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): 74–79.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Rick Kennedy Exploring a way of seeing expansive meaning in the juxtaposition of important buildings and sculptures, by centering on Alexis Smith’s "Snake Path" sculpture at UC San Diego and her reputation as an "assemblage" or "collage" artist, this article puts the iconic university library...
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Boom (2016) 6 (4): 70–73.
Published: 01 December 2016
... great Theodor Geisel of San Diego, better known as Dr. Seuss. Among my favorite living California poets are Al Young, Shirley Geok-lin Lim, Ron Koertge, Juan Felipe Herrera, and Kay Ryan. Pulitzer Prize and MacArthur Award winner Ryan, who also served as US Poet Laureate, is probably my favorite living...
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Boom (2016) 6 (3): 58–67.
Published: 01 September 2016
... eastern San Diego County, on the very edge of the back country, and once you did your chores (a serious business in those days), you could hop on your bike and set off like Huck Finn. There was a nudist colony in Harbison Canyon about twelve miles away, and we d take our bikes, push them uphill for hours...
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Boom (2016) 6 (3): 84–88.
Published: 01 September 2016
... economy. Through Jose´, I met Diego, who was younger and seemed rather stylish. Four years ago he moved here from Colima, a small city south of Guadalajara. Diego explained that he lives on Third and Los Angeles streets. It wasn t clear to me whether Diego actually had an apartment there. I won- dered if...
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Boom (2016) 6 (3): 120–128.
Published: 01 September 2016
..., and cultural formation. This included a study trip to Tijuana and San Diego where the abstract knowledge of the classroom encountered the reality of the border. The Tijuana experi- ence was encapsulated by an evening visit to Playas de Tijuana, where the border fence extends across a sandy beach and...
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Boom (2016) 6 (1): 65–69.
Published: 01 March 2016
... village. More than a century s worth of California homes now cover the former oil fields of LA, the shrubby foothills above Fresno County, and the sunny hillsides of San Diego, their crazy-quilt layered history and identity on display for all. Our frenzied residential ecology may be set to morph again in...
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Boom (2016) 6 (1): 4–11.
Published: 01 March 2016
... work of reducing those emissions doesn t begin with world leaders at climate summits, it begins with leadership in states, cities, and municipalities. In California, that work began decades ago. 8 BOOMCA L I FORN I A . COM Last year, San Diego announced it would generate all of its electricity with...
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Boom (2015) 5 (4): 34–43.
Published: 01 December 2015
... Kauffman made the weekly journey for five years, inter- spersing his practice routine with visits to Deer Park Mon- astery, a Buddhist sanctuary and retreat center in rural San Diego County. At Deer Park, Kauffman met other devoted mindfulness practitioners who were also yearning for a san- gha in...
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Boom (2015) 5 (2): 12–21.
Published: 01 June 2015
... Tyler Charley’s Butte Edward Duplex Gold Rush Brother Jonathan Port Saint George Julian, San Diego County. America Newton was a free woman, likely a former slave, who traveled west after the Civil War. She settled in Julian, California, in 1872. Gold had been discovered there by another free...
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Boom (2015) 5 (4): 20–33.
Published: 01 December 2015
... Angela Davis. California is a border state, and religions minister across borders. California is a border state and home to the largest volume border crossing in the world. Fifty to seventy thousand peo- ple cross legally between Tijuana and San Diego every day. Ours is also the world s most militarized...
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Boom (2015) 5 (4): 14–19.
Published: 01 December 2015
... movement spearheaded by Father Junipero Serra, began marching north in the middle part of the eigh- teenth century, going from San Diego to the far reaches of Sonoma and Mendocino Counties on the coast and as far inland as the Sierra Foothills, claiming land for Spain and souls for a Christian God. They...
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Boom (2015) 5 (3): 86–89.
Published: 01 September 2015
... California might have come from anywhere other the greater San Francisco or Los Angeles areas. Maybe San Diego. But while that was a prejudiced and dumb assumption on my part, unfortunately it wasn t entirely unfounded. Nobody leaves, ever Stockton says of his hometown. Heading to New York for journalism...
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Boom (2015) 5 (2): 112–121.
Published: 01 June 2015
..., the Anza party passed out of what is now San Diego County and into what is now Riverside County. They had left behind days of snow and entered rain and fog, and one of the women was taken with childbirth pains Anza s diary reads. At a quarter to eleven in the night our patient was successfully...
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Boom (2015) 5 (1): 71–78.
Published: 01 March 2015
... plot of primeval sagebrush into a highly productive farm13 San Diego s portrait of farm life was one of ease and bounty, deliberately meant to contrast the hard work most visitors might assume came with the territory. Jointly oper- ated by the Southern California Counties Commission and International...
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Boom (2014) 4 (3): 134–142.
Published: 01 September 2014
... 2014 Bears grizzly bears San Diego County Los Vallecitos Lost Valley bear men hunting jared dahl aldern From Los Vallecitos to Lost Valley Transformation and resurrection in grizzly country Here s where the big bear died.An afternoon s trip has brought me from my San Ysidro Mountainhome...
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Boom (2015) 5 (1): 50–61.
Published: 01 March 2015
... depictions of the state as a regional, Spanish-mission style folkloric outpost. In an era dominated by Helen Hunt Jack- son s romantic novel Ramona, Charles Lummis s efforts to save the missions, and San Diego s Panama-California Exposition, it is not surprising that the California Garden leaned on...
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Boom (2014) 4 (4): 1–3.
Published: 01 December 2014
...Boom Staff A roundup of interesting things to do, see, and read around California in the winter of 2014/2015. © 2014 by the Regents of the University of California 2014 Sink or Swim: Designing for a Sea Change San Francisco's sea lions Under Spring: Voices + Art + Los Angeles Warren...
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Boom (2014) 4 (4): 54–63.
Published: 01 December 2014
... an old myth that California s first olive tree was planted by Father Junipero Serra in 1769, the year that the governor of Baja and Alta California, Gaspar de Portola´, led an expedition to San Diego to establish the first of Califor- nia s twenty-one missions. Aside from shade and food, Spanish...