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Democracy and Elections and Citizenships… oh my!

This weeks reading takes on a different approach the the previous readings. While the articles on power, place, territory, and the state were ambiguous, the reading on citizenship, elections, and democracy seem to take on a more concrete perspective. It … Continue reading

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Citizenship: Passports, visas, and green cards, please?

Ever since I came back from southeast Asia, and slightly from my huge interest in history, I have been interested in democracy and its effect on the world. The book talks about the diffusion of democracy and the hegemonic beginning … Continue reading

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Democracy and Citizenship

We have a clear concern between the two readings, and that is without a doubt the issues within and around citizenship. It is important to begin with the firsthand account of Jesus Apodaca in the article. He graduated from high … Continue reading

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Thoughts of T.H. Marshall (Civil, Political and Social)

In chapter 4, one of the people that is mentioned is Thomas Humphrey Marshall (T.H. Marshall). The chapter describes an essay that was written by Marshall in the 1950 entitled “Citizenship and the Social Class.” Marshall’s essay focused on analyzing … Continue reading

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