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Published: 10 March 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376729-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7672-9
... decade played a prominent role in the heated public debates on affirmative action policies targeted at the mixed and black population in Brazil. The main objective of this chapter is to analyze from a historical-­ anthropological perspective the trajectory of studies in the fields of...
Published: 10 March 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376729-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7672-9
... populations (see, for example, Zembrzuski, Callegari-­ Jacques, and Hutz 2006). In the social construction of Gaúcho identity, the contributions of both indigenous and black people to the formation of the population of Rio Grande do Sul are mostly neglected (Leite 1996...
Published: 01 September 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394419-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9441-9
... History (Montreal: McGill-Queens University Press, 1971); Michael Wayne, “The Myth of the Fugitive Slave: The Black Population of Canada West on the Eve of the Civil War,” Histoire Sociale / Social History 56 (1995), 465–85; Jason H. Silverman, Un- welcome Guests: Canada West’s Response to...
Published: 01 October 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394235-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9423-5
... example, these more extreme versions can sit beside the more ordinary biopolitical policies and programs of population racism, or what might be referred to as the “technical solutions” of making live and let- ting die. WearinG proTecTion is The neW BLack The more ordinary deployment of population...
Published: 01 October 2011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9423-5
... p a r t i Unexceptional Control: Governance, Race, and Population Brian Massumi national enterprise eMerGency Steps Toward an Ecology of Powers of War and The WeaTher A leisurely three weeks after Hurricane Katrina, George W. Bush...
Published: 10 March 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376729-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7672-9
... Chapter 5 The Travels of Humans, Categories, and Other Genetic Products A Case Study of the Practice of Population Genetics in Colombia María Fernanda Olarte Sierra and Adriana Díaz del Castillo H. By...
Published: 18 April 2011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9404-4
...Appendix: Population Statistics and Officeholders Population Statistics for Durham County and Town Total Rural Nonwhite Hispanic Population Urban Rural Percentage Percentage Percentage 1880 10,307...
Published: 01 January 1994
DOI: 10.1215/9780822396246-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9624-6
... Th, Population 3 andth, Land Prior to the Russian conquest of Central Asia, little was known about the number of people living in the region. Because few accu• rate assessments of the total population were...
Published: 01 May 1990
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382553-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8255-3
...3 The S'ocial and Administrative Institutions of Islam, as Embodied in Turkish Sovereignty, and Their Impact on the Life of the Non-Muslim Population Islamic Views of Non-Muslims in Bosnia The Kanun-i-Rayah The single criterion of life in the countries conquered by the...
Published: 01 January 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392354-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9235-4
... 3 ‘‘They Set About Revenging Themselves on the Population’’ THE ‘‘HUE MASSACRE’’ AND THE SHAPING OF HISTORICAL CONSCIOUSNESS For tourists the story was simple. During the 1968 Tet Offensive, American and Army of the Republic of...
Published: 26 June 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395348-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9534-8
... within this population, and accounting for the underly- ing causes of prima facie conflicting and competing views of ‘‘French- ness’’ and ‘‘blackness as they relate to the broader discussion of it what may (or may not) mean to be French in the twenty-first century. The Debate on National...
Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391319-052
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9131-9
... Domini- can Republic and raised in Queens, New York, and thus she embodies a collision of Black racial politics. The Dominican Republic has, since colo- nial times, had a much larger Black (by United States definitions) than White population, and today it is 90 percent Black or mulatto.3 With a...
Published: 26 June 2012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9534-8
... part iii Black Paris—Black France The New Negro in Paris Booker T. Washington, the New Negro, and the Paris Exposition of 1900 marcus bruce In January 1900, the U. S. Congress passed, and President William McKinley signed, a...
Published: 06 April 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371687-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7168-7
... found themselves in the minority. Despite growing internal and international pressure to end the slave trade, there still remained a demand for slave labor, and Africans contin- ued to be illegally smuggled into Brazil well into the late nineteenth century, so that the black population was still...
Published: 01 January 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387596-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8759-6
... processes of racial formation. In 1991, I set out to study race and nation in Liverpool, England. Set in a city with one of the longest-settled black populations in the United King- dom, my research investigated why and how black identity is constituted as the mutual opposite of English and British...
Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391319-014
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9131-9
...- sonnel. Nonetheless, they earned high salaries compared to Washington’s black population as a whole. Moreover, their jobs remained relatively secure during the Great Depression. They were then, as they are now, the basis of Washington’s relatively large black middle class. The children...
Published: 26 June 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395348-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9534-8
... clarifies its significance. All the other terms are from Verlan, a slang that has its roots in the suburbs. This uses accents and the deconstruction of standard French words for paint it ‘‘black’’ 161 certain excluded populations, for instance noich (Chinese) and beurs (Arabs), to...
Published: 21 August 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391883-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9188-3
... . . . . . . recovering the little black girl Incest and Black American Textuality The race or group mother is the point of access to a group history and bodily identity, but she is also the cultural vehicle for fixing, ranking, and subduing groups and bodies. —Laura Anne Doyle, Bordering on the Body In a...
Published: 22 May 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383796-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8379-6
... part two No Hiding Place chapter two ‘‘Are We Men Prince Hall, Martin Delany, and the Masculine Ideal in Black Freemasonry, 1775–1865 Are we MENI ask you, O my brethren! are we MEN?—David Walker, ‘‘Appeal to the Coloured Citizens of the World’’ We...
Published: 01 January 1997
DOI: 10.1215/9780822397748-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9774-8
... himself to the military neces• sity of black enlistment, wrote in March r863 to Andrew Johnson, War Gov• ernor of Tennessee, that the" colored population is the great available and yet unavailed of force for restoring the Union," he (unlike Douglass) had no thought of black men and white men sharing...