Ethics of Space / Power of Place

Center for Ethics, 2009-2010

These guides have been prepared by the Trexler Library staff in support of Muhlenberg College's Center for Ethics 2009-2010 programming on the theme of Ethics of Space / Power of Place. Resources covered include articles from library databases, reference materials, titles from the library's main collection, and websites.


Mapping the Muhlenberg Landscape--Border, Boundaries, and Barriers (September 8)
Resources about Muhlenberg spaces

Lady Pink (September 22)
Resources by and about Lady Pink and on the subject of graffiti art

Sacred Spaces (October 5)
Resources about sacred spaces

Janisse Ray (October 20)
Resources by and about Janisse Ray and on the subject of rural spaces

Mindy Thompson Fullilove (October 26)
Resources by and about Mindy Thompson Fullilove and on the subject of urban healthcare

Harvey Molotch (November 10)
Resources by and about Harvey Molotch and on the subject of public restrooms

Liz McCartney (November 16)
Resources by and about LizMcCartney and on the subject of Hurricane Katrina disaster recovery efforts

Paula Massood (February 10)
Resources by and about Paula Massood and on the subject of the African American urban experience as depicted in cinema.

Li Zhang (February 17)
Resources by and about Li Zhang and on the subject of privatization and its effect on communal spaces in contemporary China.

Mary Seton Corboy (March 3)
Resources relating to Mary Seton Corboy's discussion of urban gardening.

Keith Hampton (March 16)
Resources by and about Keith Hampton and on the subject of technology and social networks.

Steve Roden (March 17)
Resources by and about Steve Roden.

Edmund Mooney and Jonny Farrow (March 23)
Resources by and about Edmund Mooney and Jonny Farrow and on the subject of soundwalks, soundscapes, and acoustic ecology.

Additional resources about the ethics of space and power of place.