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Published: 31 May 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383901-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8390-1
Published: 30 March 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822378938-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7893-8
Published: 01 April 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392101-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9210-1
Published: 20 March 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375593-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7559-3
... the English aristocracy in the eighteenth century and follows it through the explosion of middle-class tourism in the twentieth century. The chapter also ponders the future of travel in the age of globalization and environmental peril. ...
Published: 20 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007609-012
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0760-9
... the people in the colony were. Alongside coats of arms created for himself and the members of his aristocracy, King Henry Christophe created this symbol for what had been the most important trading port and cultural capital in colonial Saint-Domingue, Cap Français, which he renamed Cap-Henry. College...
Published: 20 March 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7559-3
... is over, then what is tourism, probably the world’s biggest industry? The chapter locates the roots of modern tourism in the grand tours of the English aristocracy in the eighteenth century and follows it through the explosion of middle-class tourism in the twentieth century. The chapter also ponders...
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-103
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
...-determination. A son of the Cochabamba aristocracy who achieved international literary acclaim, he started out politically in the Christian Democratic Community ( cdc ) and became a member of parliament in 1966. He challenged General René Barrientos in a congressional impeachment case, known as a “trial of...
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By Stuart Hall, Gregor McLennan
Published: 02 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478002154-018
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0215-4
...; imperialism; neo co lo- nial ism; postcolonialism and the postcolonial anti- theory, 274. See also The Poverty of Theory aristocracy, 75, 76, 182; bourgeois, 218; financial, 116; of labor, 217. See also class; nobility index 352 | INDeX articulation, 36, 76, 94, 270, 291, 311, 330, 345; in Althusser, 11, 86...
Published: 13 January 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394815-016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9481-5
... the equality of man, yet with a blue-blood aristocracy and a servile class as distinctly separated as in any of the monarchies of the Old World Although succinct, even lyrical, McBride s description was no revelation. In 1849 José Victorino Lastarria had written of a Chilean society divided between...
Published: 22 May 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478009030-008
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0903-0
... aristocracy as a mediating force between the sovereign and the people. This was pos si ble because the economy was chiefly an economy of basic goods, agriculture, cattle, and mineral extraction. This economy was or ga nized around land, and whoever controlled land controlled the economy. A lord did that...
Published: 27 July 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012146-015
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1214-6
..., 218; aristocracy and, 39, 45; medieval crisis of, 54, 57, 169; rent economy and, 11, 134; residues of, 71, 73, 143 157, 216 218 Fordism, 10, 21, 29, 47, 53, 100, 170, 175. See also Americanism Gentile, Giovanni, 98, 108 Gobetti, Piero, 8, 22, 132 Gonzáles Prada, Manuel, 133 135 Hegel, Georg Wilhelm...
Published: 18 May 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012023-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1202-3
... enfranchised than the Brit- ish aristocracy is willing to allow, and they and their children should have free access to education; but they should not be taught a mode of thinking that could lead to a French Revolution in England. Arnold wanted to keep both the working class and the aristocracy in check. He...
Published: 03 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007432-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0743-2
... Victoria already infused with the ideas of electoral reformers in the British Empire. Prior to the Australian law, Philosophical Radicals like Jeremy Bentham and James Mill in England had been arguing that a private ballot system would pre­ vent electoral corruption and temper the power of the aristocracy...
Published: 13 January 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394815-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9481-5
..., politically and above all culturally, to the established authority of the landed aristocracy and gentry. After the highpoint of the repeal of the Corn Laws in 1846, the middle class forsook its mission to overturn the inher- ited power of land, a historical volte-face that was to have baleful long-term...
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By Elizabeth Freeman
Published: 06 September 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478005674-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0567-4
... Ancient Regime, Carlyle s The French Revolution, George Standring s People s History of En- glish Aristocracy, and Charles Ball s Slavery in the United States. For a comprehensive bibliography of Twain s historical readings that is prob ably in need of updating, see J. D. Williams 1965. 3 For a good...
Published: 11 October 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007173-010
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0717-3
...- track academics have a choice: to collaborate with the administrative class or to side with dispossessed students, contingent lectur- The Limits of Symbolic Vio lence 199 ers, and beleaguered staff. In the short term their interests are to preserve the privileges of a labor aristocracy, but in the long...
Published: 20 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007609-053
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0760-9
... servitude, if on the other hand, intellectual culture seemed to confer a certain ennobling dignity, then we can easily understand that the small number of men who brought to- gether the power of money with that of knowledge came to constitute a kind of aristocracy very distinct from the rest of the flock...
Published: 22 May 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012115-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1211-5
... to population growth and resource intensification in newly identified home territories.3 Students should definitely think about how familial ties affect and even define politics worldwide and across history, whether dynastically through monarchies and aristocracies or by blood and intermarriage even...
Published: 13 January 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394815-223
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9481-5
... of charity, charity was gener- ally a concept they associated contemptuously with aristocracy. They were instead professionals, engineering a modern society. Their identity and cohe- sion emerged from education. They were not primarily distinguished by their role as merchants, traders, or businessmen...
Published: 09 March 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394969-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9496-9
... politically ever-present Akufo-Addo family as close to aristocracy as it gets here in the words of someone who knows), as well as a longtime favorite restaurant haunt of international and local elites. All around was a class-mixed cross-section of Ghanaian neighbors, with a few Nigerian, Moroccan, Syrian...