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Published: 17 November 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372172-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7217-2
Published: 27 March 2001
DOI: 10.1215/9780822380375-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8037-5
...one Rational Acquiescence: The Police and the Marketplace The most obvious reason not to rebel is the power of the state and ruling classes. The use of coercion and threats of violence is most blatant in totalitarian countries, such as Indonesia or Guatemala over the...
Published: 31 March 2008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8872-2
... themselves to retaliations. To analyze the terms of the challenge I proceed in two steps. A Two-Pronged Model of Alignment  347 ego acquiescence opposition 0 authoritarian challenger no...
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By Rafael Campo
Published: 02 October 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377139-046
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7713-9
... drunken acquiescence to their plans allowed them to go on delighting us. Your nakedness as we undressed seemed new, redemptive and miraculous again, the marble dressing room at once austere and sexual, our hairy bodies crude amid the sallow skin of Chinese men. We put on...
Published: 01 January 1996
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9605-5
... acquiescing in our use of the same title he used in his book, Against the Law. Different versions of the essays in this book have appeared in various law reviews and are published here with their permission. Pierre Schlag, "Nor• mativity and the Politics of Form," 133 U. Pa. L. Rev. 801 (1991); Paul...
Published: 24 June 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392729-094
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9272-9
... withheld the passports of certain black activists they considered radicals. Robert R. Moton, however, visited black troops stationed in Europe and counseled them to acquiesce to traditional race relations upon their return to the United States. W. E. B. Du Bois was given permission to travel to France...
Published: 31 March 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388722-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8872-2
... granted a constitutional mandate without restrictions, arbitrary power lurks on the horizon. Groups and individuals will lose all protections. Opposition is costly since it opens the possibility of a direct showdown with the challenger. Acquiescence is costly since it means institutionalizing...
Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392644-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9264-4
... liability can be found using a range of legal theories. In a separate article, William Paul Simmons (2007) shows that even if aiding and abetting liability was sustainable under the ats, it would not apply to Juárez. Instead, we o√er a government o≈cial’s acquiescence to private acts of torture as an...
Published: 01 January 1991
DOI: 10.1215/9780822396895-026
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9689-5
... Fiscal Agreda, not as acquiescent as Noguerol, stiffly rejected the sworn statement as just a simple receipt that was of no value in the courts. On 7 May 1557, regardless of Agreda's disapproval, the Council of the Indies ruled in favor of dona Catalina de Vergara. She was granted all that...
Published: 01 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375067-017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7506-7
... government with whom I have conversed on this subject acquiesce most readily to my suggestions, but improvements go on slowly in a country but just emerging from a state of barbarism. I beg you will please to move their lordships to give directions for the confirmation of the...
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By Shari J. Cohen
Published: 01 November 1999
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9067-1
... between Germany, the United Kingdom, France, and Italy acquiescing to the ceding of the Sudeten- land to Germany. October 6, 1938. Zilinaˇ agreement whereby, under leadership of Jozef Tiso and the HSLS, Slovaks took full control of Slovak governmental and executive power. This...
Published: 08 September 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376187-125
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7618-7
... claim upon the association, made final arrangements for his interment. The wife of deceased was then acquainted with all the arrangements made, and readily acquiesced thereto. At 5 p.m. on the 12th a procession, headed by the Municipal Band, com- posed as follows: Chaplain J. J. [B]rown...
Published: 24 September 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383932-153
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8393-2
... often provided a unified image of the preconquest Inca rule. Acosta duplicates such a perspective when he exaggerates the seamlessness of the Inca Empire, particularly with regard to acquiescence to Inca rule. Active resistance on the part of tribes like the Araucanians continued throughout the history...
Published: 28 August 2001
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383284-032
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8328-4
... flesh but acquiesce to consen- sual relationships without exercising the boldest prerogatives of power. Most of all, I have known them to be sincerely motivated by deep a√ection. Human emotions and needs being what they are, however, the subject of love and sex on campus has been explored only...
Published: 04 October 2006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8818-0
... authority (such as one’s doctor) sharabune: Oki dialect for ‘‘spirit boat a symbolic boat made of straw that carries food and goods to the spirits of the dead during Obon shikataganai: common phrase, meaning ‘‘it can’t be helped and denoting resigna- tion or acquiescence to the inexplicable...
Published: 27 March 2001
DOI: 10.1215/9780822380375-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8037-5
...introduction Social Stratification and the New Conformism Social critics and dissidents in the United States and elsewhere are peren- nially ba√led by the pervasiveness and tenacity of social consent—not only the acquiescence of ordinary people in an unequal social and economic...
Published: 31 March 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388722-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8872-2
... the vote is about to take place on the afternoon of 23 March. 246  Collective Stances 2 Unanimity and acquiescence characterize the Center delegates’ ultimate stance. This collective outcome sanctions two processes that unfolded in the final dele- gation meeting before the vote. One was...
Published: 31 March 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388722-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8872-2
...). Yet the decision is unanimous or quasi-unanimous. Dissent is minimal. Acquiescence in the challenger’s demands takes the guise of an almost uniform stance. Not only do actors abdicate. They display consensus in this endeavor. This uniformity recasts the puzzle and provides us with a lead. It...
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By Ivan Ermakoff
Published: 31 March 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388722-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8872-2
... retrospective and histori- cal accounts of March 1933. In their retrospective explanation of their votes, former parliamentary delegates from the Center party outline that the alter- native was either acquiescing in Hitler’s rule and, in doing so, making possible the restoration of law and order, or...
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By Marita Sturken
Published: 11 October 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390510-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9051-0
... kitsch artifacts and consumer products that promise safety and to acquiesce to brutal domestic policies remains unexamined. These contradictions con- verge in the complex politics of memory and affect—where a comfort cul- ture sells itself as the answer to loss, as the correct set of emotional...