What Is Citizenship

Author: Derek Heater
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 0745667007
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Structured analytically, the book introduces the reader to all the facets of citizenship.

What Is Citizenship

Author: Laura Loria
Publisher: Encyclopaedia Britannica
ISBN: 162275980X
File Size: 51,11 MB
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This book explains what defines citizenship, including one's rights and responsibilities. Readers will also learn about the many ways people become citizens as well as the process of naturalization.

What Is Citizenship

Author: Jessica Pegis
Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company
ISBN: 9780778725961
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What does it mean to be a citizen? Accessible text and relatable examples introduce young readers to this core concept and highlight the rights and responsibilities all citizens share.

What Is Citizenship

Author: Jennifer Boothroyd
Publisher: First Step Nonfiction - Explor
ISBN: 146778575X
File Size: 33,52 MB
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Simple text introduces the beginning reader to the rights and responsibilities of citizenship in the United States.

What Is Citizenship

Author: Leslie Harper
Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group
ISBN: 1448876621
File Size: 12,81 MB
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Readers explore what citizenship is, as well as what it means to be a good citizen who embraces the duties and advantages that status entails.

What Is Citizenship

Author: Claus Haas
Publisher:
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So What Is Citizenship Anyway

Author: Chelsea Luthringer
Publisher: Taylor & Francis US
ISBN: 9780823934508
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Discusses citizenship and how its rights, duties, and practices affect individuals, groups, and society as a whole.

Citizen

Author: Claudia Rankine
Publisher: Graywolf Press
ISBN: 1555973485
File Size: 42,46 MB
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* Finalist for the National Book Award in Poetry * * Winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award in Poetry * Finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award in Criticism * Winner of the NAACP Image Award * Winner of the L.A. Times Book Prize * Winner of the PEN Open Book Award * ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR: The New Yorker, Boston Globe, The Atlantic, BuzzFeed, NPR. Los Angeles Times, Publishers Weekly, Slate, Time Out New York, Vulture, Refinery 29, and many more . . . A provocative meditation on race, Claudia Rankine's long-awaited follow up to her groundbreaking book Don't Let Me Be Lonely: An American Lyric. Claudia Rankine's bold new book recounts mounting racial aggressions in ongoing encounters in twenty-first-century daily life and in the media. Some of these encounters are slights, seeming slips of the tongue, and some are intentional offensives in the classroom, at the supermarket, at home, on the tennis court with Serena Williams and the soccer field with Zinedine Zidane, online, on TV-everywhere, all the time. The accumulative stresses come to bear on a person's ability to speak, perform, and stay alive. Our addressability is tied to the state of our belonging, Rankine argues, as are our assumptions and expectations of citizenship. In essay, image, and poetry, Citizen is a powerful testament to the individual and collective effects of racism in our contemporary, often named "post-race" society.

What Is Citizenship For

Author: Susanne Tönsmann
Publisher: Baltic Sea Region: Nordic Dimensions - European Perspectives
ISBN: 9783830535959
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Citizenship

Author: Ruth Lister
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 9780814751961
File Size: 31,88 MB
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If, as Freud postulated, modern society assails man's freedom by repressing his sexual expression, then the postmodern era can be said to be defined by the individual's quest for sublime happiness at the expense of security. Society has held to the concepts of beauty, purity, and order for centuries, and now a new worldview has emerged with the individual at its nucleus. Framed by discussions of such thinkers as Michel Foucault, Emannuel Levinas, Hans Jones and Richard Rorty, Postmodernity and Its Discontents explores this brave new era, tackling head-on such issues as the postmodernization of surveillance and social control; the often tenuous threads binding morality, ethics, and freedom together; contemporary artistic and aesthetic theory; and the complex associations between solidarity, difference and freedom. Arguing that you need most what you lack most, internationally renowned scholar Zygmunt Bauman asserts that freedom without security assures no greater happiness than security without freedom. In this thoughtful, nuanced volume, Bauman searches for a balance between the two, tipping the scales of the postmodern world decidedly in our favor.