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Published: 01 January 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388944-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8894-4
Published: 01 January 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390787-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9078-7
Published: 11 October 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386322-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8632-2
Published: 01 January 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391265-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9126-5
Published: 25 March 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374589-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7458-9
... organized by Chinese associations. Proposals for containing the black market and its Chinese connections include the expulsion of street vendors and strengthening of police capacities, but the social dimensions of the informal sector remain unaddressed. The state government of Baja California is an...
Published: 01 January 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012900-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1290-0
...THE ART OF LABOR PROTEST Part I. This page intentionally left blank On New Year s Day, 1930, at the peak of the Imperial Valley s lettuce harvest, several hundred ethnic Mexican and Filipinx farmworkers in the vicinity of Brawley, California, walked of their jobs, protesting a recent wage cut and...
Published: 17 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007456-015
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0745-6
... and highly productive kelp forests from Japan to Baja California supported similar marine organisms: sea otters and other marine mammals, abalones, urchins, and other shellfish; numerous fish and seabirds; seaweeds and more. As the world warmed after 17,000 years ago, and Cordilleran ice retreated...
Published: 17 April 2020
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0920-7
..., María Elva Montenegro, Carlos Becerra, Jorge Luis Guzmán, Elizabeth Guzmán, Edgar Torres, Constanza Carvajal, Rocio Ortiz, Casa Amazonia, Selva Morena, and the mem- bers of Fundación Kindicocha, Mesa Regional de Organizaciones Sociales Indígenas, Campesinas y Afros del Putumayo, Baja Bota Caucana y...
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By Vanessa Freije
Published: 16 October 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012399-008
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1239-9
..., 1994, the pri s presi- dential candidate, Luis Donaldo Colosio, was assassinated while campaign- ing in Baja California. Such a high- profile hom i cide had not occurred since the 1928 assassination of President Álvaro Obregón.9 Televised news broad- casts replayed scenes of terror for shocked Mexican...
Published: 10 August 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012290-047
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1229-0
...Touched by a Whale 47 We are on a small boat in a lagoon. All around: blue water and gray whales. Es- chrichtius robustus, also called a California gray. Now and then and here and there you can spot whales spouting, spy hopping, flipping their tails into the air. Some- times there are single whales...
Published: 01 January 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012900-006
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1290-0
... colonization of Baja California by making land available to return mi grants beginning in 1930, a concrete plan never cohered under his administration. Reimagining Citizenship 93 When President Lázaro Cárdenas came to power in 1934, his administra- tion developed a more thorough settlement program for...
Published: 01 January 2021
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1290-0
... colonization of Baja California by making land available to return mi grants beginning in 1930, a concrete plan never cohered under his administration. Reimagining Citizenship 93 When President Lázaro Cárdenas came to power in 1934, his administra- tion developed a more thorough settlement program for...
Published: 25 September 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012276-004
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1227-6
... of donkeys- turned- zonkeys, and its escapism, shown in the donkey cart s painted backdrop of remote and ancient images of Mexico, including the cacti and pre- Columbian iconography that contrast the informal urbaniza- tion and Americanized culture of Baja California, encapsulated the clichéd Mexico...
Published: 06 December 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007418-006
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0741-8
... kau, confusion, about what being Hawaiian means. It isn t just ancestry and it isn t just cultural proficiency; being Hawaiian is ultimately about not wishing to be any- thing else. jonathan kamakawiwo ole osorio, On Being Hawaiian In Berkeley, California, a small theater and arts district has...
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By Hector Amaya
Published: 22 May 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478009030-010
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0903-0
.... Baja California, Mexico: Programa Cultural de las Fronteras, El Colegio de la Frontera Norte. Valenzuela Arce, José Manuel. 2010. Jefe de jefes: Corridos y narcocultura en México. Mexico City: Colegio de la Frontera. Van Young, Eric. 2012. Writing Mexican History. Stanford, CA: Stanford University...
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By Jennifer Ponce de León
Published: 26 February 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012788-009
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1278-8
... forms of, 73; practices of, 73; state ideologies of, 16, 73 76 Indochina, 133 Indymedia Argentina, 235 Instituto de Cultura de Baja California, 39 Internacional Errorista (Errorist Inter- national), 2, 17, 26 27, 172, 227, 230, 233, 277n162; creation of, 2, 26, 227, 230, 233; interventionist work by, 27...
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By Kristina M. Lyons
Published: 17 April 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478009207-009
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0920-7
.... Environment and Society: Advances in Research 7: 9 28. Biehl, João. 2005. Vita: Life in a Zone of Social Abandonment. Berkeley: University of California Press. Blaser, Mario. 2009. The Threat of the Yrmo: The Political Ontology of a Sustain- able Hunting Program. American Anthropologist 111, no. 1: 10...
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By Johana Londoño
Published: 25 September 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012276-009
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1227-6
... index Page numbers in italics refer to figures or information in captions. 294 index assimilation, 3, 110, 213, 243n3; Mexican Americans, 99, 100, 141, 168; Puerto Rican mi grants, 18, 24, 39, 67, 71, 79; reverse, 182 Avila, Eric, 252n5 Baja California, 129 bandidos, 129, 256n50 bank loans, 192 Barber...
Published: 22 May 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478009030-002
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0903-0
... heroin growth and trade. Nineteenth- century Chinese immigrants moving to Mexico to work on the construction of the railroad and to do dangerous mining work, par- ticularly in the states of Sonora, Baja California, and Sinaloa, brought with them the agricultural and chemical knowledge to cultivate...
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By Nicholas D'Avella
Published: 15 November 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478005117-009
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0511-7
... Public Feeling. Durham, NC: Duke University Press. Das, Veena. 2006. Life and Words: Vio lence and the Descent into the Ordinary. Berkeley: University of California Press. Das, Veena, and Deborah Poole, eds. 2004. Anthropology in the Margins of the State. Santa Fe, NM: School of American Research Press...