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Published: 24 April 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007357-002
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0735-7
Published: 24 April 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007357
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0735-7
Series: Improvisation, Community, and Social Practice
Published: 24 April 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478009122-002
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0912-2
Series: Theory in Forms
Published: 14 August 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012153-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1215-3
Published: 21 August 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375548-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7554-8
... The calls for capitalism with an ethic were nowhere more pronounced or more passionate than in the 1970s debate about economic disengagement from South Africa. It was surprising to many that a black executive at a large Fortune 500 company was taking the “divestment” side of the debate rather...
Published: 21 August 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7554-8
...The 1990s<subtitle>Moral Lessons from South Africa</subtitle> This chapter describes the author’s transformation from consummate activist to the lead American diplomat in South Africa. It had been a long journey for Nelson Mandela, who went from prison to president, but it was no small step...
Published: 21 August 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375548-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7554-8
... This chapter describes the author’s transformation from consummate activist to the lead American diplomat in South Africa. It had been a long journey for Nelson Mandela, who went from prison to president, but it was no small step for Joseph, who went from anti-apartheid “trouble maker,” once...
Published: 21 August 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375548-014
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7554-8
... Like Nelson Mandela, Bill Clinton was a master at presidential diplomacy. This chapter is a chronicle of his March 1998 visit to South Africa and the many ways in which he charmed critics and made new friends for the United States, opening doors for U.S. business and developing allies...
Series: Refiguring American Music
Published: 08 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374947-016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7494-7
... Tonality accompanied Europe’s ostensibly civilizing mission to Africa. Christian hymns, choral anthems, and light orchestral music for ballroom dancing were introduced in various locales. These and other accoutrements of musical modernity were built on tonal scaffoldings. Although recent...
Series: The Lewis Henry Morgan Lectures
Published: 23 March 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375524-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7552-4
... purchase in most of Africa, allowing for a common but mistaken view that “welfare states” simply bypassed the continent. This chapter shows, however, that the welfare state had its own distinctive history in Africa, especially in the settler-colonial societies of southern Africa, and it is only out...
Series: The Lewis Henry Morgan Lectures
Published: 23 March 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375524-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7552-4
... of “dependency” in particular. labor personhood welfare dependence southern Africa ...
Published: 12 March 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375906-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7590-6
Series: The World Readers
Published: 19 November 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377450-023
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7745-0
Series: The World Readers
Published: 19 November 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377450-045
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7745-0
Series: The World Readers
Published: 19 November 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377450-072
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7745-0
Series: The World Readers
Published: 19 November 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377450-076
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7745-0
Series: The World Readers
Published: 19 November 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377450-090
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7745-0
Published: 07 April 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372967-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7296-7
... This chapter looks at Cuba’s presence in Africa, with special attention to the Angolan war and the end of apartheid in South Africa. In 1975 Angola’s president Agostinho Neto requested Cuban help to rout two mercenary armies supported by apartheid South Africa that were intent on destroying...
Series: Radical Perspectives
Published: 02 June 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386117-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8611-7
Series: Post-Contemporary Interventions
Published: 27 October 1997
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382317-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8231-7