In Case of Emergency

Amy Cooper, #LivingWhileBlack, and similar uses of 9-1-1 infrastructure make legible— and politically actionable— what was a taken- for- granted infrastructure of emergency. In fact, the attention generated by these cases in the past ...

In Case of Emergency

"In Case of Emergency argues that emergency media are profoundly cultural artifacts that shape the very definition of "emergency" as an opposite of "normal." The normalizing ideologies produced and reinforced by emergency media result in unequal access to emergency services and discriminatory assumptions about who or what is a threat and who deserves care and protection. Thus, a primary function of emergency media is to produce feelings of safety in some while designating others as targets of surveillance and control"--

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In Case of Emergency
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Elizabeth Ellcessor
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-04-19 - Publisher: NYU Press

"In Case of Emergency argues that emergency media are profoundly cultural artifacts that shape the very definition of "emergency" as an opposite of "normal." The normalizing ideologies produced and reinforced by emergency media result in unequal access to emergency services and discriminatory assumptions about who or what is a threat
In Case of Emergency
Language: en
Pages: 384
Authors: E. G. Scott
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-08-04 - Publisher: Penguin

When her boyfriend goes missing and a woman turns up dead, Charlotte must connect the dots for herself before she becomes the suspect, or the next victim. Charlotte, a mid-thirties Long Island woman, has felt so alone since her promising career in neuroscience imploded. But she has an online support
In Case of Emergency
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Keira Andrews
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: - Publisher: Keira Andrews

In Case of Emergency: A Novella
Break in Case of Emergency
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Jessica Winter
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-07-12 - Publisher: Vintage

“A funny and moving commentary on that point in a woman's life when everything seems to come into question." —Camille Perri, The New York Times "It's the superb insights and penetrating writing that make this book remarkable... An extraordinary debut." —The Guardian "Enthralling, sharply observed" —Marie Claire "Hilarious... The personal
I-C-E in Case of Emergency
Language: en
Pages: 110
Authors: Maureen Rooney Gilbert
Categories: Self-Help
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-07-31 - Publisher: Balboa Press

Unfortunately, the saying bad things happen to good people is played out every day in every American city, regardless of size. It is reported that over 36,700,000 calls are made annually to emergency call centers. The layout of my book, I-C-E In Case of Emergency: Your Essential Medical Journal, is