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Cradle of a revolution? The industrial transformation of Louisiana's lower Mississippi river
(Johns Hopkins Univ Press, 2006-01)
This article provides an overview of the petrochemical industry's transformation of Louisiana's Lower Mississippi River from Baton Rouge to New Orleans from the early 1900s to the present. First there is a broad discussion ...
The nature of student affairs work at historically black colleges and universities
(Johns Hopkins Univ Press, 2006)
This qualitative study examined the nature of work for 70 administrators (67% female, 33 male) who provide services to students at historically Black colleges and universities. Data were collected by administering the ...
Ageism and Feminism: From “Et Cetera” to Center
(Indiana University Press, 2006)
Although women’s studies scholars and activists do not deny the reality of ageism, they have relegated it to secondary status, neglecting to theorize age relations or place old age at the center of analysis. After explaining ...
Twenty years in: An essay in two parts
(National Council of Teachers of English, 2006-12)
Part I of this essay traces the evolution of my understanding of the exploratory essay as a discursive form and a genre for teaching writing. Part II explores my motivations for advocating a polarized definition of the ...