Culture And Activism

Author: Elizabeth Cherry
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317156161
Size: 52.17 MB
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This book offers a comparison of the animal rights movements in the US and France, drawing on ethnographic and interview material gathered amongst activists in both countries. Investigating the ways in which culture affects the outcomes of the two movements, the author examines its role as a constraining and enabling structure in both contexts, showing how cultural beliefs, values, and practices at the international, national, and organizational levels shape the strategic and tactical choices available to activists, and shedding light on the reasons for which activists make the choices that they do. With attention to the different emphases placed by the respective movements on ideological purity and pragmatism, this volume provides an account of why their achievements differ in spite of their shared ultimate goals, offering policy recommendations and suggestions for activists working in a variety of cultures. Informed by the work of Giddens and Bourdieu, Culture and Activism: Animal Rights in France and the United States constitutes an empirically grounded, comparative study of activism that will appeal to scholars of sociology, anthropology, political science, and cultural geography with interests in social movements and social problems.

Urban Vegan

Author: Dynise Balcavage
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 0762758287
Size: 54.70 MB
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Over 250 recipes organized by themes including cafe culture, breakfast at the diner, lunch cart, urban garden, haute cuisine, “just desserts,” and happy hour. At-a-glance icons signify which recipes are low-fat, fast, omnivore-friendly, kid-friendly, and frugal. Also included are essential tips covering vegan cuisine, an overview of the vegan pantry, and numerous menu ideas that will please even the staunchest omnivores!

Eating Vegan In Vegas

Author: Evan Allen, MD
Publisher: Sullivan Street Press
ISBN: 0996349146
Size: 68.92 MB
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Vegan City Guides is an ongoing set of travel guides meant for the vegan business and leisure traveler. Each city’s guide will make available not only the food choices available in each place but will also introduce the vegan to the varieties of sites, interests, and activities that appeal to those involved in a plant-based life. Each guidebook is designed to ask the question, what would a vegan like to do in this city? Besides finding the best places to eat.

Vegetarian Restaurants And Natural Food Stores In The U S

Author: John Howley
Publisher: Torchlight Pub
ISBN: 9781887089449
Size: 71.26 MB
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A vegetarian for over 20 years, John Howley visited numerous vegetarian eateries and natural food stores during his extensive travels throughout the US. He has authored two previous travel guides.

Green Cuisine

Author: Cameron Woodworth
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780934260848
Size: 72.37 MB
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Not For Tourists Guide To New York City

Author: Not for Tourists, Inc
Publisher: Not for Tourists Incorporated
ISBN: 9780979394522
Size: 29.66 MB
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Features easy-to-read maps and listings of key services, restaurants, shops, schools, entertainment venues, public transportation, and parks in New York City.