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Davenport, Christian 1965-

Overview
Works: 47 works in 112 publications in 1 language and 3,400 library holdings
Genres: History  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Sports films  Computer games  Video games  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Educational films  Pictorial works  Fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor, Narrator, Speaker, Other
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Most widely held works by Christian Davenport
Media bias, perspective, and state repression : the Black Panther Party by Christian Davenport( Book )

12 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This text examines the information reported by the media regarding the interaction between the Black Panther Party and government agents in the Bay Area of California (1967-1973)
Repression and mobilization( Book )

13 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduction: repression and mobilization : insights from political science and sociology / Christian Davenport -- Protest mobilization, protest repression, and their interaction / Clark McPhail and John D. McCarthy -- Precarious regimes and matchup problems in the explanation of repressive policy / Vince Boudreau -- The dictator's dilemma / Ronald A. Francisco -- When activists ask for trouble : state-dissident interactions and the New Left cycle of resistance in the United States and Japan / Gilda Zwerman and Patricia Steinhoff -- Talking the walk : speech acts and resistance in authoritarian regimes / Hank Johnston -- Soft repression : ridicule, stigma, and silencing in gender-based movements / Myra Marx Ferree -- Repression and the public sphere : discursive opportunities for repression against the extreme right in Germany in the 1990s / Ruud Koopmans -- On the quantification of horror : notes from the field / Patrick Ball -- Repression, mobilization, and explanation / Charles Tilly -- How to organize your mechanisms : research programs, stylized facts, and historical narratives / Mark Lichbach
State repression and the domestic democratic peace by Christian Davenport( Book )

19 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Does democracy decrease state repression in line with the expectations of governments, international organizations, nongovernmental organizations, social movements, scholars, and ordinary citizens around the world? At present, most believe that a domestic democratic peace exists, rivaling that found in the realm of interstate conflict. Based on an investigation of 137 countries from 1976 to 1996, this book seeks to shed light on this question. Specifically, three results emerge. First, even though different aspects of democracy decrease repressive behavior, not all do so to the same degree. Human rights violations are especially responsive to electoral participation and competition. Second, although different types of repression are reduced, not all are limited at comparable levels. Personal integrity violations are decreased more than civil liberties restrictions. Third, the domestic democratic peace is not bulletproof; the negative influence of democracy on repression can be overwhelmed by political conflict. This research alters our conception of repression, its analysis, and its resolution."--Jacket
Steep by Branford Marsalis( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world's best skiers go beyond their dreams to conquer the steepest runs ever faced. From the sheer cliffs of Grand Teton, to the treachery of Chamonix France, to the untouched Alaskan peaks of Valdez, these 'extremers' sacrifice their lives for a thrill. Shows the magnificent peaks around the globe, including devastating avalances and fatal spills
Paths to state repression : human rights violations and contentious politics( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

White scripts and Black supermen : Black masculinities in comic books( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A documentary on representations of Black masculinity in comic books; a popular culture genre which existed before television and whose reach extends into other areas of cultural production such as movies and animated TV series. In a serious, lively and humorous manner, the film examines the degree to which some of the first Black superheroes generally adhered to and were burdened by stereotypes about Black men. However, we also witness how some images shifted--oftentimes clumsily--to reflect the changing times. Featured commentary by scholars and cultural critics, producers, writers and artists provides tools for critiquing all media as they introduce and analyze the leading Black comic book superheroes of the late 60s to late 70s including Black Panther, the Falcon, John Stewart (the Green Lantern), Luke Cage and Black Lightning."--Container
Warren Millers wintervention( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Filmed on five continents, learn how to improve your snowboarding and skiing skills. Travel to Antartica, Austria, British Columbia, Georgia, New Zealand, Utah, Alaska and Norway
Shelley pottery the later years : a collectors guide by Christian Davenport( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ski the 14ers : a visual tribute to Colorado's 14,000-foot peaks from the eyes of a ski mountaineer by Christian Davenport( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Between January 22, 2006 and January 19, 2007, Aspen's Chris Davenport completed a remarkable journey. He skied all 54 of Colorado's 14,000-foot peaks within one year"--Page 4 of cover
Fifty classic ski descents of North America : a visual tribute to North America's finest ski descents by Christian Davenport( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Large-format compilation of iconic and aesthetic ski descents from Alaska to Mount Washington. Created by ski mountaineers Chris Davenport, Art Burrows and Penn Newhard, this photographic essay taps into the local knowledge of contributors such as Andrew McLean, Glen Plake, Lowell Skoog, Chic Scott and Ptor Spricenieks with first person descriptions of their favorite ski descents and insightful perspectives on ski mountaineering past, present and future
Paths to state repression : human rights violations and contentious politics( Book )

7 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This work seeks to improve our understanding of why states use political repression, highlighting its relationship to dissent and mass protest. The authors draw upon a variety of political-economic contexts, methodological approaches, and geographic locales
Warren Miller's Flow State( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"There's a place where, the faster you go, the slower things appear. It's a place of such singular focus and awareness that it's usually attributed to world-class athletes, but every skier and snowboarder has been there at one time or another: the Flow State."--From container
Bad Justice by Frank Leslie( Recording )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Colter Farrow's branded face is a constant reminder of why he's been on the run for so long. But his plan to return home and confront his past backfires when he's framed for the murder of two men. Men who turn out to be U.S. Deputy Marshals. Resigned to living on the lam, Colter heads to Utah Territory, where a desperate town marshal offers him a job as -- of all things -- a lawman. What better way for a man to hide from the law than to become part of it? Regardless of which side of the law he stands on, Colter makes enemies quickly. But Colter doesn't plan on letting them stay above ground for long ... [back cover]
Bainbridge, voices of an island( Visual )

2 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the history of post-Indian settlement on Bainbridge Island, emphasizing logging and mills, farming, particularly starwberries and the community reaction to the relocation of the inhabitants of Japanese ancestry. Uses historic photographs, reminiscences and current scenes of the island to tell the story
Core studies by Janet Bond( Book )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

PEACE CONTINUUM : what it is and how to study it by Christian Davenport( Book )

2 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mountaintown : imagine a place where anything is possible( Visual )

in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Mountain Town reveals the vastly different-yet interconnected- lives of almost a dozen community archetypes"--The Producers
Horses by Kit McLean Cramer( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Video slide show accompanied by music featuring still photographs of working horses. The photos were mostly taken by Kit McLean Cramer while making her living in Washington state's Methow Valley in the North Cascade Mountains
ETHNIC POLITICS AND CONFLICT/VIOLENCE : state of the field and new directions( Book )

2 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Ethnicity is one of the most salient and enduring topics of social science, not least with regard to its potential link to political conflict/violence. Despite, or perhaps because of, the concept's significant use, all too seldom has the field paused to consider the state of our knowledge. For example, how do we define and conceive of ethnicity within the context of political conflict? What do we really know about the causal determinants of ethnic conflict? What has been the most useful development within this literature, and why? This volume comprises reflections from an international range of prominent political scientists all engaged in the study of ethnicity and conflict/violence. They attempt to synthesize what the field does and does not know with regard to ethnic conflict, as well as draw out the research directions for the immediate future in unique and interesting ways.This book was originally published as a special issue of the journal Ethnopolitics. "--Provided by publisher
 
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Media bias, perspective, and state repression : the Black Panther Party
Alternative Names
Davenport, Chris

Davenport, Christian Alexander 1965-

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English (72)

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Repression and mobilizationState repression and the domestic democratic peacePaths to state repression : human rights violations and contentious politicsShelley pottery the later years : a collectors guideSki the 14ers : a visual tribute to Colorado's 14,000-foot peaks from the eyes of a ski mountaineerFifty classic ski descents of North America : a visual tribute to North America's finest ski descentsPaths to state repression : human rights violations and contentious politics