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Ethnic Studies Review. 2019; 4217–24 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/esr.2019.421002
Published: 01 January 2019
... stigmatization is the key component in ongoing efforts to exclude Black and Latino citizens from full cultural citizenship in the United States, setting the groundwork for punitive and exclusionary policies aimed at disenfranchising and undermining their political agency. While legal documents record the rights...
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Ethnic Studies Review. 2020; 43143–63 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/esr.2020.43.1.43
Published: 01 April 2020
..., producing winners and losers, and that when groups feel deprived and disenfranchised from benefits, they often mobi- lize along ethnic lines for political action, and soon their sense of deprivation converts into protest. To Horowitz, however, the explanations offered by the modernization approach, economic...
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Ethnic Studies Review. 2019; 42256–61 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/esr.2019.42.2.56
Published: 01 October 2019
... disenfranchised or ignored. Ethnic Studies did not come from faculty interest or employer needs; rather, it came from the demands of several underserved communities who were committed to make the university work for them and their students. No other area of study in its creation has come from student-led demands...
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Ethnic Studies Review. 2019; 42215–26 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/esr.2019.42.2.15
Published: 01 October 2019
.... Many people ask me about the difference between Black Studies and Africana Studies. I see Black Studies as a field rooted in activism. For example, Black Studies Departments could serve disenfranchised communities in the United States, like going out and registering people to vote. I see Africana...
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Ethnic Studies Review. 2019; 42283–98 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/esr.2019.42.2.83
Published: 01 October 2019
... protests were student led and often done in collaboration with faculty and community members. Many were upset because the passing of these anti-affirmative action policies compromised access for historically disenfranchised and underrepresented populations. In 1998 , California voters passed Proposition...
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Ethnic Studies Review. 2006; 2921–19 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/esr.2006.29.2.1
Published: 01 January 2006
... especially apartheid in South Africa (Cell, 1982; Fredrickson, 1981; Marx, 1998; Shapiro, 1988). Considering the fact that state-sanctioned segregation and black political disenfranchisement have seemed to come to an end, “white supremacy” is now seen as classical nomenclature which no longer refers to...
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Ethnic Studies Review. 2017; 37-381135–149 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/esr.2017.37_38.1.135
Published: 01 January 2017
... are 20% more likely to be sentenced to prison. As a result of being incarcerated for a drug offense, many African Americans men and women are declared convicted felons, which translates into a period of disenfranchisement in many states. It is suggested that African American and Latino drug dealers...
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Ethnic Studies Review. 2017; 37-381107–133 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/esr.2017.37_38.1.107
Published: 01 January 2017
... contrast, a story of black and white, good and evil, progressives and conservatives, North and South, the push for equal rights and the push for black disenfranchisement. Austin Stoneman is the patriarch of the Stoneman family representing the North, the progres- sives, Reconstruction, and the push for...
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Ethnic Studies Review. 1990; 13258–60 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ees.1990.13.2.58
Published: 01 July 1990
... Gwendolyn Brooks' poem as the cornerstone of her study, she establishes the sense of anguish and frustration faced by the mother who seeks to give to her children a sense of worth and self-esteem in a society which automatically disenfranchises them. She poses an important question −− one that goes beyond...
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Ethnic Studies Review. 2013; 361163–164 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/esr.2013.36.1.163
Published: 01 January 2013
... accessible journey through the oxymoron that white men are oppressed by disenfranchised women and minorities . Moreover, An­ gry White Men argues that their pain and rage is legitimate, though the direction of their anger is not "true." While attacking those with less social capital offers an easier target...
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Ethnic Studies Review. 2013; 361139–147 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/esr.2013.36.1.139
Published: 01 January 2013
... political disenfranchisement of Africana people unconstitutional. 1 9 This gave the opportunity for those states and municipalities to pass voter identification laws that have been empirically proven to dispropor­ tionally affect people of color.20 This all speaks to the systemic racism that is in the...
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Ethnic Studies Review. 2012; 35153–69 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/esr.2012.35.1.53
Published: 01 January 2012
... status as a representation of the family ' s belonging to a place and instead is representative of one more step up the scale of pov­ erty and disenfranchisement. The house, with its descriptions of lack­ the swollen floors that barely allow entrance, the crumbling bricks , the garage for the car they do...
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Ethnic Studies Review. 2012; 35189–99 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/esr.2012.35.1.89
Published: 01 January 2012
.... Indeed, it might be said with some justification that what drove Wells was the notion that entire segments of the population were either disenfranchised, or capable of voting but sim­ ply not having the requisite social pull to make sure that what transpired at the ballot box resulted in real change .s...
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Ethnic Studies Review. 2012; 351157–175 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/esr.2012.35.1.157
Published: 01 January 2012
... disenfranchised. Early on it provided dispatches from America' s crumbling inner cities ravaged by crack cocaine, violence and apathy from elected officials . It has evolved into a multi-billion dollar industry, whose stars accumulate wealth its pioneers could only have imagined. Rap is used to sell everything...
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Ethnic Studies Review. 2012; 351135–155 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/esr.2012.35.1.135
Published: 01 January 2012
... solidly working class , in many cases economically disadvantaged, and politically disenfranchised. This, perhaps, helps to explain the feeling among Mexican Americans that Jews were snobs who preyed on eco­ nomically vulnerable Chicanos . Reminiscing about life in Auraria, Rus­ sel DeLeon, a Mexican...
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Ethnic Studies Review. 2009; 32292–119 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/esr.2009.32.2.92
Published: 01 January 2009
... political ly disenfranchised , making it difficu lt for them to mobi lize i n thei r quest for equality. Those who practiced law, medicine, or owned large retai l businesses in the ethnic economy were of upper midd le c lass status . N isei proprietors of small retai l businesses or wholesale produce...
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Ethnic Studies Review. 2008; 31119–31 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/esr.2008.31.1.19
Published: 01 January 2008
... account for differences. He describes a highly normative and prescriptive public sphere that solely belongs to a wealthy class. Hence, he does not allow for much counter­ discourse, let alone coming from disenfranchised others. His analysis appears even more problematic now that the bourgeois class also...
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Ethnic Studies Review. 2007; 3011–40 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/esr.2007.30.1.1
Published: 01 January 2007
...). To the disenfranchised such spaces comprise landscapes of domination. They are alienating and action by the disenfranchised represents deviancy and innnorality/pollution to the privileged (Sibley: 76). Police enact public and backstage polices that maintain the social purity of aflluent neighborhoods...
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Ethnic Studies Review. 2006; 29122–48 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/esr.2006.29.1.22
Published: 01 January 2006
... supremacist world, then, cannot help but to take on a racial character because race in a race supremacist context is never neutral, but always and ever political and deeply 38 Rabaka-The Comet connected to economic power and privi leges or economic disadvantages and disenfranchisements (Mi l l s, 1 987, 2003...
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Ethnic Studies Review. 2005; 28261–74 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/esr.2005.28.2.61
Published: 01 January 2005
... well as loving, noble, disenfranchised, hurt, victimized, and so forth. A real appreciation for the complexity of this picture is vital to the total humanization of persons of color. I will turn now to Ruiz de Burton's text for illustration of the "racial bargaining" to which I refer. Cheryl I. Harris...