Browse by Subject "Class"
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(2006-12-15)This project aims to answer the following questions: Do U of I students use consumer goods to display their socio-economic status? Do students manipulate their image with expensive clothing or accessories (jeans, purses, ...
(2006-12-15)This study compares how college undergraduates from the University of Illinois and Parkland College perceive the meanings and markings of social class as negotiated in the campus context. The following questions are ...
Class, labor, and color hierarchies: an ethnographic study of Mexican yarderos/as in South Chicago (2015-01-21)In 1916, the first wave of Mexican immigrants arrived in South Chicago. Despite shortage of housing, food, and work, the South Chicago colony grew in size to become one of the key destinations of thousands of Mexican ...
The temporal dynamics of neoliberal redevelopment governance and the restructuring of urban space: Chicago's Bronzeville (1989 - present) (2012-05-22)The objective of this study is to nuance our understanding of the temporal trajectory and dynamics of neoliberal redevelopment governance in large American cities. Recent studies have revealed a rupture in the manifestation ...