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Overview page. Subjects: Computing.

When a computer or a user is directly connected into a network and is capable of interacting with it, for example by querying the contents of a database.

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Genetic Genealogy Online

Kim TallBear.

in Native American DNA

September 2013; p ublished online August 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Race and Ethnicity. 13689 words.

Chapter 3 is a virtual ethnography of an online genetic genealogy listserv community of predominantly white-identified individuals. This chapter analyzes the politics of race on-list,...

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Impacts of online and offline Islamophobia

Irene Zempi and Imran Awan.

in Islamophobia

October 2016; p ublished online May 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Race and Ethnicity. 3947 words.

This chapter examines the implications of online/offline Islamophobia for victims including increased feelings of vulnerability, fear and insecurity. Participants also suffered a range of...

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Nature and extent of online and offline Islamophobia

Irene Zempi and Imran Awan.

in Islamophobia

October 2016; p ublished online May 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Race and Ethnicity. 3891 words.

This chapter reveals the nature of Islamophobia targeted towards ‘visible’ Muslims both online and offline. The chapter highlights that this victimisation is likely to be experienced as a...

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Islamophobia

Irene Zempi and Imran Awan.

October 2016; p ublished online May 2017 .

Book. Subjects: Race and Ethnicity. 88 pages.

This book examines British Islamophobia both in the cyber and physical world. Drawing from qualitative data elicited through a national UK-based study, this text considers the online and...

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Understanding Islamophobia

Irene Zempi and Imran Awan.

in Islamophobia

October 2016; p ublished online May 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Race and Ethnicity. 4124 words.

This chapter defines Islamophobia both historically and in a contemporary context. It argues that contemporary Islamophobia is a reflection of a historical anti-Muslim phenomenon which was...

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Prevention and responses

Irene Zempi and Imran Awan.

in Islamophobia

October 2016; p ublished online May 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Race and Ethnicity. 4344 words.

This chapter offers recommendations for preventing and responding to online and offline Islamophobia, based on the views and suggestions of the participants. Recommendations included better...

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Triggers of Islamophobic violence

Irene Zempi and Imran Awan.

in Islamophobia

October 2016; p ublished online May 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Race and Ethnicity. 4890 words.

This chapter examines the factors that determine the prevalence and severity of Islamophobia, namely ‘trigger’ events of local, national and international significance. Correspondingly,...

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Chicago’s Gangsta-Rap Microscene

Geoff Harkness.

in Chicago Hustle and Flow

September 2014; p ublished online August 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Race and Ethnicity. 11615 words.

This introductory chapter considers how social class shapes meaning, interpretation, and opportunity for young men involved in rap and street gangs. It gives account of Joseph Coleman (Lil...

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Transnational Triviality

Christine Kim.

in The Minor Intimacies of Race

April 2016; p ublished online April 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Race and Ethnicity. 14907 words.

This chapter looks at controversial online and print journalistic texts that launched heated debates about the cultural politics of racial representation in postsecondary institutions in...

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Chicago Hustle and Flow

Geoff Harkness.

September 2014; p ublished online August 2015 .

Book. Subjects: Race and Ethnicity. 264 pages.

On September 4, 2012, Joseph Coleman, an eighteen-year-old aspiring gangsta rapper, was gunned down in the Englewood neighborhood of Chicago. Police immediately began investigating the...

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Conclusion Transnational Flows Between the Diaspora and the Homeland

Nhi T. Lieu.

in The American Dream in Vietnamese

April 2011; p ublished online August 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Race and Ethnicity. 7310 words.

This concluding chapter reflects on the future of the Vietnamese diaspora in the United States as it relates to the homeland in the aftermath of normalized trade relations and amid the...

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Black Radio/Black Resistance

Micaela di Leonardo.

June 2019; p ublished online June 2019 .

Book. Subjects: Race and Ethnicity; Society and Culture. 352 pages.

Black Radio is a window into the most famous radio show you never heard of. The Tom Joyner Morning Show is a quarter-century-old syndicated black morning radio show reaching...

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Sociology

Edited by Lynette Spillman.

P ublished online July 2011 .

Research Guide. Subjects: Sociology; Comparative and Historical Sociology; Economic Sociology; Gender and Sexuality; Health, Illness, and Medicine; Population and Demography; Race and Ethnicity; Social Movements and Social Change; Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility; Social Theory.

Made up of a rapidly expanding range of articles written by distinguished international scholars, this dynamic, continuously updated online resource offers exclusive authoritative research...

Social Networks

David Knoke.

in Sociology

P ublished online July 2011 .

Article. Subjects: Sociology; Comparative and Historical Sociology; Economic Sociology; Gender and Sexuality; Health, Illness, and Medicine; Population and Demography; Race and Ethnicity; Social Movements and Social Change; Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility; Social Theory. 14302 words.

Social network analysis comprise theories and methods of investigating structural relations among social actors and explaining social outcomes as the result of connections at the...

History of Sociology

Stephen Turner.

in Sociology

P ublished online January 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Sociology; Comparative and Historical Sociology; Economic Sociology; Gender and Sexuality; Health, Illness, and Medicine; Population and Demography; Race and Ethnicity; Social Movements and Social Change; Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility; Social Theory. 10571 words.

The history of sociology is both a traditional area of sociology itself and a part of the history of the social sciences as studied by intellectual historians and historians of science. The...

Ethnicity

Paul Spickard.

in Sociology

P ublished online September 2013 .

Article. Subjects: Sociology; Comparative and Historical Sociology; Economic Sociology; Gender and Sexuality; Health, Illness, and Medicine; Population and Demography; Race and Ethnicity; Social Movements and Social Change; Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility; Social Theory. 16567 words.

Ethnicity, and its sibling concept race, lies close to the center of sociological concern. Together these intertwining ideas constitute one of the driving forces in human affairs. Alongside...