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Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382508-077
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8250-8
Published: 10 December 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385042-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8504-2
Published: 10 December 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385042-131
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8504-2
Published: 03 April 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478009054-009
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0905-4
...6Gentleman s Agreement BEYOND TOLERANCE With Massumi s argument still in mind, here is what Gentleman s Agreement (1947) adds to my account of the reconciliation image in The Help. Unlike The Help, in Gentleman s Agreement there is no already thought- out (to recall Massumi s term) order of...
Published: 01 December 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393030-051
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9303-0
Published: 01 December 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393030-079
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9303-0
Published: 01 January 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390831-015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9083-1
Published: 01 January 1996
DOI: 10.1215/9780822378211-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7821-1
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By Daniel M. Goldstein
Published: 29 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374718-018
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7471-8
... The research team signs agreements with two groups of market vendors as the fieldwork advances. ...
Published: 15 July 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374008-014
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7400-8
... US-Soviet relations stagnated after the 1985 Geneva summit because of Gorbachev’s preoccupation with domestic developments such as Chernobyl and because of events in the murky world of US-Soviet espionage. At Reykjavik an unprecedented agreement to eliminate all nuclear weapons fell through at...
Published: 21 September 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375265-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7526-5
... This story describes the agreements, methods, and concepts that guided the ethnographic interactions between the author and the Turpos. Among methods, it discusses co-laboring conversations—a practice of working underpinned by the excesses that characterized the relationships among the worlds of...
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By Eben Kirksey
Published: 02 November 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374800-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7480-0
..., seductive moments that generate new entangled modes of coexistence, are constantly taking place as beings capture one another in reciprocal embraces. Diverse critters are ever ready to negotiate new symbiotic agreements. ...
Published: 24 March 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7302-5
... evading the pitfalls of “critique” while constructing a discerning relationship with the thinking of others. Most important, the epistolary form enables us to give intellectual friendship its due. Intellectual friendship, it is maintained, does not presume a convergence of views, agreement, but rather...
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By Louis Sell
Published: 15 July 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374008-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7400-8
... 1973 agreement ending US involvement in Vietnam. ...
Published: 15 July 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374008-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7400-8
... the Helsinki accords, including successful Western efforts to use Brezhnev’s desire for an agreement to gain unusually forthcoming positions on borders and human contacts, last-minute doubts in Moscow that had to be squashed by Brezhnev. Soviet dissidents used the accord to create “Helsinki Monitoring...
Published: 15 July 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374008-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7400-8
... discusses the conduct of the Soviet war in Afghanistan, Reagan administration aid to Afghan rebels, and Gorbachev’s slow but eventually successful efforts to withdraw Soviet forces. It concludes with a brief discussion of missed opportunities to achieve an agreement among all Afghan parties after the Soviet...
Published: 01 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373483-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7348-3
... In chapter 1, Polly J. Price explores the hidden problem of ineffective citizenship throughout the Americas. Jus soli is endorsed in international agreements as the preferred mechanism to avoid statelessness. But a nearly universal jus soli in the Western Hemisphere often fails to resolve...
Published: 07 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375876-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7587-6
... such as Santiago Slade gained access to woods owned by native Purépecha people (a.k.a. Tarascans) by signing long-term lease agreements that effectively dispossessed the land. In Chihuahua, large American-owned corporations such as the Madera Company received multi-decade concessions that gave them...
Published: 07 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375876-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7587-6
... forestry (including producers cooperatives) were undermined by new policies such as forest concessions granted to timber companies, logging bans ( vedas ), and joint venture agreements ( contratos de asociación en participación ) between villagers and timber interests. In Chihuahua, Mexican corporations...
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By Adrian H. Hearn
Published: 25 March 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374589-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7458-9
... is forcing public, private, and civic sectors to interact in new ways. In Cuba, nascent trade and investment agreements with China have provoked a grudging awareness that uncompromising state control is poorly suited to post–Cold War rationalism. In Mexico, unrelenting Chinese commercial competition...