WorldCat Identities

Riaño Alcalá, Pilar

Overview
Works: 34 works in 65 publications in 2 languages and 881 library holdings
Genres: History 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: HQ1240, 305.42
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Pilar Riaño Alcalá
Women in grassroots communication : furthering social change by Pilar Riaño Alcalá( Book )

11 editions published in 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dramatic contribution of grassroots organizations to effecting social change is brought into vivid detail in this unique perspective on women from around the globe. Each contributor has been instrumental in grassroots processes of media production or has worked within the community communication field and discusses concrete action within a theoretical framework
Dwellers of memory : youth and violence in Medellín, Colombia by Pilar Riaño Alcalá( Book )

9 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Dwellers of Memory is an ethnographic study of how urban youth in Colombia came to be at the intersection of multiple forms of political, drug-related, and territorial violence in a country undergoing forty years of internal armed conflict. It examines the ways in which youth in the city of Medellin reconfigure their lives and cultural worlds in the face of widespread violence. This violence has transgressed familiar boundaries and destroyed basic social supports and networks of trust. This volume attempts to map and understand its patterns and flows."--BOOK JACKET
Arte, memoria y violencia : reflexiones sobre la ciudad by Pilar Riaño Alcalá( Book )

4 editions published in 2003 in Spanish and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poniendo tierra de por medio : migración forzada de colombianos en Colombia, Ecuador y Canadá by Pilar Riaño Alcalá( Book )

3 editions published in 2008 in Spanish and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Colombia ha sido epicentro de históricos y complejos procesos de movilidad humana, y desde la segunda mitad de los años ochenta, de intensos flujos migratorios en los que figuran, de manera predominante, los desplazamientos internos forzados y el refugio transfronterizo. Colombia ocupa el segundo lugar en el mundo, por contar con las tasas más elevadas de desplazamiento interno; y, junto con Sudán e Riax, concentraban, en el 2007, el 50% del total de personas desplazadas en el mundo. De la mano con la problemática del desplazamiento interno, Colombia se ha posicionado, desde finales de los años noveta, como la principal fuente de personas de la región que buscan refugio. De acuerdo con las cifras reportadas por la oficia del Alto Comisionado de las Naciones Unidas para los Refugiados, ACNUR, en el 2008, después de Afganistán e Irak, Colombia era uno de los tres principales lugares de origen de los refugiados en el mundo. El cálculo es que cerca de medio millón de colombianos han cruza
Empowering through communication : women's experiences with participatory communication in development processes by Pilar Riaño Alcalá( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Descifrando la cultura popular : investigación participativa en los barrios by Pilar Riaño Alcalá( Book )

3 editions published in 1991 in Spanish and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Forced migration of Colombians Migration forcée des colombians : Canada by Pilar Riaño Alcalá( )

1 edition published in 2008 in Spanish and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Medellín, Colombia : reinhabiting memory by Suzanne Lacy( )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memoria y ciudad( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in Spanish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Canadá( Book )

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

Ecuador( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Migración forzada de colombianos : Colombia, Ecuador, Canadá( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Las galladas : street youth and cultural identities by Pilar Riaño Alcalá( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Migración forzada de colombianos: Colombia, Ecuador, Canadá by Pilar Riaño Alcalá( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La presente publicación presenta resultados preliminares del proyecto de investigaciçon "La migración forzada de colombianos: una investigación comparativa sobre miedo, memoria y representaciones sociales en Colombia, Ecuador y Canadá", coordinada por Pilar Riaño Alcalá (University of British Columbia, UBC, Canadá) y Marta Inés Villa Martínez (Corporación Región, Colombia). La investigación se centra en la problemática de la migración forzada de colombianos y pretende aportar a su comprensión mediante el análisis de diversas tipologías migratorias: el refugio y el desplazamiento interno. Su objetivo es identificar cómo los miedos sociales, la memoria histórica y las representaciones sociales sobre los desplazados y refugiados influyen en su integración al nuevo ambiente social y las respuestas de las poblaciones receptoras ante esta población. También se ilustran las características diferenciadas de este proceso migratorio según sea la frontera que se cruce, los contextos locales de l
Dwellers of memory an ethnography of place, memory and violence in Medellín, Colombia by Pilar Riaño Alcalá( Book )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El genero en la comunicacion: Las contribuciones de las mujeres by Pilar Riaño Alcalá( )

1 edition published in 1996 in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Remembering place : memory and violence in Medellín, Colombia by Pilar Riaño Alcalá( )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Canada by Pilar Riaño Alcalá( Book )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Encuentros artísticos con el dolor, las memorias y las violencias by Pilar Riaño Alcalá( )

1 edition published in 2005 in Spanish and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Communities, community workers and local government challenges faced and lessons learned in a community development project in the Downtown Eastside of Vancouver by Pilar Riaño Alcalá( )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Women in grassroots communication : furthering social change
Alternative Names
Alcal, Pilar Riao

Alcal, Pilar Riao ca. 20./21. Jh

Riao A, Pilar 1958-

Riao Alcal, Pilar

Riao-Alcal, Pilar ca. 20./21. Jh

Riao, Pilar

Riao, Pilar 1958-

Languages
English (29)

Spanish (21)

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Dwellers of memory : youth and violence in Medellín, Colombia