Sociology

Something is Wrong: Exploring the Roots of Youth Violence

Location

719 S State St.
60605 Chicago, IL
United States
41° 52' 21.8568" N, 87° 37' 39.198" W
US
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Book, Something is Wrong: Exploring the Roots of Youth Violence
Date: 
2009
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Something is Wrong: Exploring the Roots of Youth Violence was inspired by the fatal beating of Derrion Albert, 16, a Fenger High School student in Chicago in 2009. The goal of the guide is to help educators start a positive dialogue about youth violence. This curriculum guide was made through the partnership of the Chicago Freedom School, Project NIA, and Teachers for Social Justice.
Language: 
English
Notes: 
No publisher information. Date taken from website.
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artXposium 2.0

Location

United States
41° 57' 20.0448" N, 87° 40' 47.4492" W
US
Date: 
2008
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Abstract: 
Sponsored by artINcorporated and the West Chicago Art Museum the interactive gallery artXposium makes culture more accessible to the public. This book features essays about the event as well as art featured in the gallery.
Language: 
English
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ISSN/ISBN: 
9780980230031
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Item Donor: 
Chicago Publishers Gallery

Sexuality Education: Report and Recommendations for Illinois

Location

226 S. Wabash Suite 900
60604 Chicago
United States
41° 52' 45.0912" N, 87° 37' 34.1076" W
US
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Magazine, Sexuality Education: Report and Recommendations for Illinois
Date: 
2010
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"The Illinois Caucus for Adolescent Health's (ICAH) Sexual Health Education Planning Project (SHEPP) was designed to create a vision for the future of sexuality education in Illinois. Over the course of 15 months, ICAH engaged nearly 500 people in statewide strategic planning sessions to answer key questions necessary for designing Illinois-specific approaches to sexuality education." This magazine includes more background information, recommendations for Illinois (from policies and funding to definitions, values, and standards), project methods, as well as a conclusion for Sexuality Education for Illinois specifically.
Language: 
English
Notes: 
Abstract taken from page 1 as well as an overview of the Table of Contents.
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The Impact of Gentrification on the Client Base of the Settlement Houses of WestTown and Humboldt Park

Location

2125 West North Avenue
60647 Chicago
United States
41° 54' 37.4688" N, 87° 40' 50.1312" W
US
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Book, Clare Butterfield
Date: 
2002
Abstract: 
A research study report on gentrification in the West Town and Humboldt Park communities of Chicago.
Language: 
English
Notes: 
Publication date taken from Google Books record.
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Miklat Miklat

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Zine, Miklat Miklat
Date: 
2011
Abstract: 
Miklat Miklat is a zine about "transformative justice." The main topic is the prison system, but it is wide ranging in its focus, and contains many stories about different aspects of social justice.
Language: 
English.
Notes: 
There is a duplicate copy.
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Memo: Proposals for UTC Curricula on Civil Rights and Protest Movement

Date: 
April 5, 1965
Abstract: 
This memo directed to Urban Training Center staff and selected consultants proposes a civil rights curricula, specifying an intended audience, the purpose of training, related areas of study, units of study and practice offered, recommended subjects and bibliographic suggestions.
Language: 
English
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The Manifesti of Radical Literature

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Book, Moore, Anne Elizabeth
Date: 
2010
Edition: 
2nd Edition
Abstract: 
Sardonic exploration of a variety of issues, scenarios, situations, and current truths, or those seemingly so. Super funny and a great time to read. "Of questionable value." -Anne Elizabeth Moore
Language: 
English
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In These Times: Slaves of New York

Catalog Number: 
Magazine In These Times: Slaves of New York
Date: 
December 23, 1996
Volume: 
21
Issue: 
3
Abstract: 
In These Times is an alternative, biweekly newsmagazine published by the Institute for Public Affairs in Chicago. It is a member of the Alternative Press Syndicate. This issue focuses on Rudolph Giuliani's workfare program, San Fernando Valley's threatened succession from Los Angeles, and Sweden's entrance into the European Union.
Language: 
English
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ISSN/ISBN: 
01605992
Item Donor: 
In These Times

In These Times: Special Women's Issue

In These Times: Invasive Procedures

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Magazine In These Times: Invasive Procedures
Date: 
March 3, 1997
Volume: 
21
Issue: 
8
Abstract: 
In These Times is an alternative, biweekly newsmagazine published by the Institute for Public Affairs in Chicago. It is a member of the Alternative Press Syndicate. This issue focuses on corporate medicine, as well as Willie Brown.
Language: 
English
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Series Title: 
ISSN/ISBN: 
01605992
Item Donor: 
In These Times

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