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dc.contributor.authorSanders, Rebeccah Anne
dc.date.accessioned2014-03-03T23:15:48Z
dc.date.available2014-03-03T23:15:48Z
dc.date.issued2005-05
dc.identifier.othersanders_rebeccah_a_200505_ma
dc.identifier.urihttp://purl.galileo.usg.edu/uga_etd/sanders_rebeccah_a_200505_ma
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10724/22500
dc.description.abstractThe sixty-year history of United Sl activity on Vietates Navaques Island, Puerto Rico has been plagued with protests by iswho have varland residentsyingly lied envir apponmental and social justice discourse in their movement to evict the Navy. The most current inception of demonstrations spans a wide geogrceaphic rntering on theange, island itself and radiating to cities throughout the continental United States. As the island prepares for a referendum determining the fate of the Navy’s presence, the social and political influence of these campaigns has risen dramatically. The movement hasgained political and popular support with its dedication to civil disobedience and itsof health, r the envihetoric ronment, human rights, and, more controversially, political deiste therminasistion. cons Tideh rs how the discourse of the movement reflects the location of its supporters.
dc.languageeng
dc.publisheruga
dc.rightspublic
dc.subjectSocial movements
dc.subjectcommunity
dc.subjectlocation
dc.subjectdiscourse
dc.subjectenvironment
dc.subjecthealth
dc.subjecthuman rights
dc.subjectethnicity
dc.subjectPuerto Rico
dc.subjectVieques
dc.subjectU.S. Navy
dc.titleUnidos alcanzaremos un Vieques libre
dc.title.alternativediscourse as a reflection of social and geographic location
dc.typeThesis
dc.description.degreeMA
dc.description.departmentAnthropology
dc.description.majorAnthropology
dc.description.advisorElois Ann Berlin
dc.description.committeeElois Ann Berlin
dc.description.committeeBrent Berlin
dc.description.committeeAmy Ross


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