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Bound by CreativityHow Contemporary Art Is Created and Judged

Bound by Creativity: How Contemporary Art Is Created and Judged

Hannah Wohl

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9780226784557
eISBN:
9780226784724
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226784724.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Culture

Why do contemporary artists vary or maintain particular elements of their work? How do artists weigh these decisions at different career stages? Why do artists successfully garner money and prestige ... More

Policing WelfarePunitive Adversarialism in Public Assistance

Policing Welfare: Punitive Adversarialism in Public Assistance

Spencer Headworth

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9780226779225
eISBN:
9780226779539
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226779539.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance

Policing Welfare reports results from the first large-scope study of dedicated welfare fraud control units in the United States. These units hold a hybrid role in the poverty management system. They ... More

Sorting SexualitiesExpertise and the Politics of Legal Classification

Sorting Sexualities: Expertise and the Politics of Legal Classification

Stefan Vogler

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9780226769165
eISBN:
9780226776934
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226776934.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Gender and Sexuality

Sorting Sexualities: Expertise and the Politics of Legal Classification analyzes how legal and scientific institutions work together to reify and regulate sexual subjects in highly gendered and ... More

The Western DiseaseContesting Autism in the Somali Diaspora

The Western Disease: Contesting Autism in the Somali Diaspora

Claire Laurier Decoteau

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9780226545752
eISBN:
9780226772394
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226772394.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Health, Illness, and Medicine

The Western Disease analyzes the curiously high rates of autism among Somalis in Minneapolis and Toronto and illustrates how Somalis’ experiences of immigration and racial marginalization play a ... More

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