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Published: 01 February 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395546-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9554-6
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384182-016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8418-2
Published: 01 January 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390114-036
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9011-4
Published: 09 April 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385509-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8550-9
Published: 24 September 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390312-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9031-2
Published: 18 May 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386612-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8661-2
Published: 21 October 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375043-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7504-3
... of garbage. Constructing fragile lives against the apparent threats of socialism and barbarism. All this to illuminate how everyday life among the victims of inequality is far more than just everyday. ...
Published: 10 March 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374923-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7492-3
... space by mapping indigenous peoples onto landscape according to the terms of Spanish incorporation. These documents described indigenous customs in anthropological detail, but always figured indios as docile, profligate, errant, apostate, or barbarous, as beckoning Spaniards to come forth in an attitude...
Published: 10 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373049-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7304-9
... Cultural and aesthetic critique (under attack in a market-driven world) confront a secular age that has eroded beliefs in history’s happy endings guaranteed by revolution or religion that once grounded politically engaged criticism. Such criticism dedicated itself to deciphering the barbaric...
Published: 14 October 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373667-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7366-7
... crime of barbaric black Haitians against white Dominican virgins. In their renditions of the Galindo elite, writers imposed a history of violence that furthered border making and civilizing in the new republic and that satisfied colonial desire for white supremacy. With Trujillo, this nineteenth-century...
Book Chapter

By Gerald M. Sider
Published: 21 October 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375043-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7504-3
... 1970s, in two stories: racing cockroaches on a dining room table, and racing motorcycles across hills of garbage. Constructing fragile lives against the apparent threats of socialism and barbarism. All this to illuminate how everyday life among the victims of inequality is far more than just everyday. ...
Published: 13 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373704-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7370-4
... forward the revolutionary dialectic. However, in the depth and absoluteness of the opposition between bosses and workers, which borders on incommensurability, Sorel pushes the limits of dialectics itself, and in his embrace of an inverted barbarism, points toward decolonization. ...
Published: 14 October 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7366-7
... remembered as a crime of barbaric black Haitians against white Dominican virgins. In their renditions of the Galindo elite, writers imposed a history of violence that furthered border making and civilizing in the new republic and that satisfied colonial desire for white supremacy. With Trujillo, this...
Published: 20 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007609-008
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0760-9
... decision to massacre most of the French planters who remained on the island after independence, declaring that he had avenged America. Dessalines presents the killings both as a necessary response to prior barbarism and as a source of unity among the different groups within Haiti. These included blacks...
Book Chapter

By Lynden Harris
Published: 02 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021421-064
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2142-1
... about the actual circum- stances, I can t function. Even before I was touched by it, I thought the death penalty was barbaric and wrong. God- fearing people don t do stuf like that. It s hypocritical to say we are Christians who believe in a God of forgiveness and then turn around and kill people. It...
Published: 20 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007609-014
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0760-9
... in charge of his animals, he had a large grave dug and buried both ox and cattle keeper in it. Vosanges, settler, resident of La Mine, went one better than Corbierre: he had two of his luckless blacks chained together during their confinement; when one of them dies, the barbaric Vosanges has a grave...
Published: 10 March 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7304-9
... barbaric truths often concealed within bourgeois cultures most civilized expressions. Hegel noted an early symptom of this critical condition when he noted that by the nineteenth century art, as a vehicle of historical progress, had ended. Religion and philosophy as credible expressions of universal truths...
Published: 19 November 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377450-016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7745-0
... 1938 and the construction of the Voortrekker Monument in Pretoria during the late 1930s. Afrikaner nationalists portrayed the Great Trek as a singular, heroic migration of a chosen Christian people into the barbarous interior. For the nationalists, the Great Trek represented the birth of the...
Published: 14 May 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013051-004
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1305-1
... as he witnesses his fellow countrymen s corrupt ways in the Barbaric Realm (yeman jingjie) of turn-o­ f-­ the-­century Shanghai and Beijing. The second half of the novel transports Baoyu to the Civilized Realm (wenming jingjie) ruled by a ­family of inven- tors as erudite in modern science and...
Published: 30 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013099-059
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1309-9
...; out of it for three centuries and more the white world has reaped its millions. Yet today the island lies poverty- stricken but facing the world proudly with one great gift of racial peace, the utter overturning of the barbaric war of color, with a chance for men to lift themselves regardless of the...