RSS Feed for first generation https://solvonauts.org/%3Faction%3Drss_search%26term%3Dfirst+generation RSS Feed for first generation Gender Studies Seminar: Latina Women\'s Voices (MIT) Gender Studies Seminar: Latina Women\'s Voices (MIT) This course will explore the rich diversity of women s voices and experiences as reflected in writings and films by and about Latina writers filmmakers and artists Through close readings class discussions and independently researched student presentations related to each text we will explore not only the unique individual voice of the writer but also the cultural social and political contexts which inform their narratives We will also examine the roles that gender familial ties and social and political preoccupations play in shaping the values of the writers and the nature of the characters encountered in the texts and films This course will explore the rich diversity of women s voices and experiences as reflected in writings and films by and about Latina writers filmmakers and artists Through close readings class discussions and independently researched student presentations related to each text we will explore not only the unique individual voice of the writer but also the cultural social and political contexts which inform their narratives We will also examine the roles that gender familial ties and social and political preoccupations play in shaping the values of the writers and the nature of the characters encountered in the texts and films http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/special-programs/sp-400-special-topics-in-women-gender-studies-seminar-latina-womens-voices-spring-2010 http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/special-programs/sp-400-special-topics-in-women-gender-studies-seminar-latina-womens-voices-spring-2010 Gender Studies Seminar: Latina Women\'s Voices (MIT) Gender Studies Seminar: Latina Women\'s Voices (MIT) This course will explore the rich diversity of women s voices and experiences as reflected in writings and films by and about Latina writers filmmakers and artists Through close readings class discussions and independently researched student presentations related to each text we will explore not only the unique individual voice of the writer but also the cultural social and political contexts which inform their narratives We will also examine the roles that gender familial ties and social and political preoccupations play in shaping the values of the writers and the nature of the characters encountered in the texts and films This course will explore the rich diversity of women s voices and experiences as reflected in writings and films by and about Latina writers filmmakers and artists Through close readings class discussions and independently researched student presentations related to each text we will explore not only the unique individual voice of the writer but also the cultural social and political contexts which inform their narratives We will also examine the roles that gender familial ties and social and political preoccupations play in shaping the values of the writers and the nature of the characters encountered in the texts and films http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/womens-and-gender-studies/wgs-s10-special-topics-in-women-gender-studies-seminar-latina-womens-voices-spring-2010 http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/womens-and-gender-studies/wgs-s10-special-topics-in-women-gender-studies-seminar-latina-womens-voices-spring-2010 The Immigrant Divide: How Cuban Americans are Changing the US and their Homeland Immigrant studies contrasts between foreign born and their progeny born where they resettle Eckstein shows how analyses leave undocumented and unexplained differences among first generation immigrants rooted in different pre migration experiences Wales http creativecommons org licenses by nc sa 2 0 uk http://media.podcasts.ox.ac.uk/socanth/compas/2011-03-10-eckstein.mp3 http://media.podcasts.ox.ac.uk/socanth/compas/2011-03-10-eckstein.mp3 Growing up in the new South Africa: Childhood and adolescence in post-apartheid Cape Town Authors Rachel Bray Imke Gooskens Sue Moses Lauren Kahn Jeremy Seekings How has the end of apartheid affected the experiences of South African children and adolescents Clicked 293 times Last clicked 09 04 2014 11 26 Teaching Learning Context This pioneering study provides a compelling account of the realities of everyday life for the first generation of children and adolescents growing up in a democratic South Africa The authors examine the lives of young people across historically divided communities at home in the neighbourhoods where they live and at school http://opencontent.uct.ac.za/Humanities/Growing-up-in-the-new-South-Africa-Childhood-and-adolescence-in-post-apartheid-Cape-Town http://opencontent.uct.ac.za/Humanities/Growing-up-in-the-new-South-Africa-Childhood-and-adolescence-in-post-apartheid-Cape-Town Gender Studies Seminar: Latina Women\'s Voices (MIT) This course will explore the rich diversity of women s voices and experiences as reflected in writings and films by and about Latina writers filmmakers and artists Through close readings class discussions and independently researched student presentations related to each text we will explore not only the unique individual voice of the writer but also the cultural social and political contexts which inform their narratives We will also examine the roles that gender familial ties and social and political preoccupations play in shaping the values of the writers and the nature of the characters encountered in the texts and films http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/womens-and-gender-studies/sp-400-special-topics-in-women-gender-studies-seminar-latina-womens-voices-spring-2010 http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/womens-and-gender-studies/sp-400-special-topics-in-women-gender-studies-seminar-latina-womens-voices-spring-2010 Assigning students to group work projects Life on Earth is a core module for first year students SQF7 at Edinburgh Napier University ENU It is taught for 9 different 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class discussions and independently researched student presentations related to each text we will explore not only the unique individual voice of the writer but also the cultural social and political contexts which inform their narratives We will also examine the roles that gender familial ties and social and political preoccupations play in shaping the values of the writers and the nature of the characters encountered in the texts and films https://ocw.mit.edu/courses/womens-and-gender-studies/wgs-s10-special-topics-in-women-gender-studies-seminar-latina-womens-voices-spring-2010 https://ocw.mit.edu/courses/womens-and-gender-studies/wgs-s10-special-topics-in-women-gender-studies-seminar-latina-womens-voices-spring-2010