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Published: 15 August 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385158-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8515-8
Published: 15 July 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374008-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7400-8
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-110
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
Published: 01 January 1997
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382096-062
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8209-6
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385110-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8511-0
Published: 01 January 1997
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382096-080
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8209-6
Published: 04 May 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375500-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7550-0
Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382508-042
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8250-8
Published: 11 November 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373759-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7375-9
... Chapter 4 explores how Llamojha ascended to a national leadership position and began international political work. In 1961 he started working with indigenous peasants from the Pomacocha hacienda, participating in Ayacucho’s most famous land struggle. In 1962 he ran unsuccessfully for a seat in...
Published: 26 February 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374701-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7470-1
... This chapter analyzes the rise of human rights activism within the context of political terror, working-class setback, and ascendant neoliberalism. It traces the emergence of human rights advocacy from earlier forms of activism and considers how it appeared as a new way of making claims on the...
Published: 11 February 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375746-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7574-6
... biomedicine because of the latter’s ascendance. The entry of Viagra into the Chinese market intensified the pressure. Faced with the choice between Chinese medicine and Viagra, men did not completely abandon TCM for biomedicine. Instead, many patients switched between the two, taking both Viagra and herbal...
Published: 01 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374329-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7432-9
..., and after the brief ascendency of Conceptual Art as a movement during the 1970s. He begins by distinguishing conceptual aspects in the work of certain Pop artists. He then elaborates a “theory of conceptualism” as a description of three phases in the development of conceptualist art as it took a...
Published: 03 August 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375319-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7531-9
... authorities’ assertion that Cuba was a “Catholic nation” heralded the heightened status of Catholicism in a young republic self-conscious of its national image—particularly with regard to race. The coronation is interpreted in relationship to the ascendance of another arts and letters movement, named...
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By Joseph R. Winters
Published: 10 June 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374084-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7408-4
... several examples. I examine, for instance, the anxieties around Obama’s citizenship and supposed links to Islam. I show how anti-Arab and anti-Muslim resentment constitute a “displaced” form of anti-black racism. The language of progress obscures how Obama’s ascendancy required him to disassociate his...
Published: 10 June 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374084-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7408-4
... The introduction to Hope Draped in Black suggests that the postracial rhetoric around Barack Obama’s ascendancy exemplifies well-entrenched attachments to progress and redemption. By providing a reading of McCain’s 2008 concession speech and Obama’s response to the George Zimmerman verdict...
Published: 10 December 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385042-070
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8504-2
... who, on the death of her husband, ascends the same burning pile with him, is exalted to heaven, as equal in virtue to arundhati. 2. She who follows her husband to another world, shall dwell in a region of joy for so many years as there are hairs on the human body, or thirty- ve millions. 3. As a...
Published: 03 August 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7531-9
...” heralded the heightened status of Catholicism in a young republic self-conscious of its national image—particularly with regard to race. The coronation is interpreted in relationship to the ascendance of another arts and letters movement, named origenistas, which signaled the racialized kulturkampf between...
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-066
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... workers. The massacre catalyzed major political changes in the country. The powerful movement within Congress to censure the massacre dealt a severe blow to the Enrique Peñaranda government, which, in late 1943, was overthrown in a coup that joined the ascendant mnr with dissident military offcers led...
Published: 11 February 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7574-6
... biomedicine because of the latter’s ascendance. The entry of Viagra into the Chinese market intensified the pressure. Faced with the choice between Chinese medicine and Viagra, men did not completely abandon TCM for biomedicine. Instead, many patients switched between the two, taking both Viagra and herbal...
Published: 08 September 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376187-108
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7618-7
...): That lowliness is young ambition’s ladder, Whereto the climber-upward turns his face; But when he once attains the upmost round, He then unto the ladder turns his back, Looks in the clouds, scorning the base degrees By which he did ascend...