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Published: 01 August 1989
DOI: 10.1215/9780822381532-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8153-2
Published: 01 August 1989
DOI: 10.1215/9780822381532-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8153-2
Published: 01 January 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377078-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7707-8
Book Chapter

By Louis A. Pérez, Jr.
Published: 17 November 2023
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2758-4
... Ten Years' War guerrillas Grito de Yara ...
Published: 17 November 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027584-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2758-4
... The chapter examines the scope and content of the first Cuban war for independence (the Ten Years' War, 1868–78). Attention is given to the implications of the shattering of white solidarities attending the insurrection, putting to rest the idea that a war between whites (i.e., between white...
Series: Narrating Native Histories
Published: 08 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375692-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7569-2
.... They read the past from the vantage point of five, ten, or even twenty years after the moment of capture. Indigenous slaves responded to these charges by expressing their understandings of these legal categories in relation to their own versions of the past. cannibalism legal narratives indio just...
Series: Art History Publication Initiative
Published: 09 September 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373681-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7368-1
... The conclusion attempts to limn latent, nascent currents in culture originating from the fraught civil wars fought between labor and capital several decades ago, a war that the victor, capital, seems to have won, thereby permanently suppressing histories of the vanquished. So it would seem...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-120
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... was elected secretary-general of the organization to resolve the conflict. In early 2000, the Water War in Cochabamba and massive community mobilizations on the altiplano led by Quispe and the csutcb initiated a five-year cycle of rebellion that brought an end to the era of neoliberal hegemony. Quispe...
Published: 17 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373094-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7309-4
... This chapter examines the ideology, organization, and practice of the program of earthquake monitoring, prediction, and defense during China's Cultural Revolution, with a focus on the culture of mass science. By a strange coincidence, there were about ten major earthquakes in China during...
Published: 29 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375562-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7556-2
... to widows and orphans of officers who married with prior permission at the rank of captain or higher, reforms extended eligibility to dependents of officers who served a minimum of ten years and reached at least the rank of second lieutenant. During periods of political reconciliation, moreover, presidents...
Book Chapter

By Banning Eyre
Published: 27 April 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7542-5
..., set the stage for Thomas Mapfumo’s birth in 1945. The chapter evokes the boy’s rural life on the “communal lands” in Rhodesia—farming, tending cattle, and coming to love traditional music—notably mbira. Mapfumo spent his first ten years in Marondera with his maternal grandparents, because his...
Published: 29 April 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7556-2
... at the rank of captain or higher, reforms extended eligibility to dependents of officers who served a minimum of ten years and reached at least the rank of second lieutenant. During periods of political reconciliation, moreover, presidents granted pensions to the dependents of defeated rivals in order...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-026
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
..., the military superiority of Spanish forces in the field, and the suffering sustained by the city’s residents. He depicts his Indian adversaries as cruel and savage, yet cannot fail to marvel at their valor and tenacity in battle. After the protracted war, Brigadier Segurola was made the first intendant...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-060
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... and promote the unionization of rural workers, del Granado asserts, it would be following a ruinous Soviet model. “Lands to the Indian, Mines to the State” was first put forth as a slogan by the socialist writer Tristán Marof in 1926 and gained ground after the Chaco War, capturing revolutionary...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-136
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... of the vote, a majority that democratic Bolivia had not seen since the early 1960s. His first inaugural ceremony was held at the ruins of Tiwanaku, on 21 January 2006, with tens of thousands of Indian “brothers and sisters” in attendance, including Indian representatives from across the continent. The next...