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Published: 07 March 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394952-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9495-2
... PART I Transracial Adoption in the United States ONE African American Children and Adoption, 1950–1975 When we talk about ‘‘transracial’’ adoption, what we usually turn to is the controversy over ‘‘where black children belong...
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384915-111
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8491-5
...Cuban Refugee Children Monsignor Bryan O. Walsh Emigration has been a fact of life in the entire Caribbean in the twentieth century. Caribbean laborers have migrated to work on the Panama Canal, on Central Ameri- can banana plantations, and in the barrios and factories of New York and the...
Published: 30 March 1992
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8236-2
... (Neustria 657-673) Wives, Concubines, and Children I of Merovingian Kings Clothar IV...
Published: 23 December 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386261-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8626-1
... 88 of 314 Chapter Three Film Education and Quality Entertainment for Children and Adolescents n 8 May 1934 Nelle J. Brown, a high school student in Kannapo- 7158 Smoodin...
Published: 15 June 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387800-025
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8780-0
... 24 Moral Insanity and Crime among Children The seeds of moral insanity and criminality are found in man’s early life. This fact has escaped most observers—aside from Moreau, Perez, and Bain—precisely because of its simplicity and ubiquity. Just as the...
Published: 05 February 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383406-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8340-6
... The Violence of Culture: Countermemory and Niche Marketed Masculinity 1 Countermemory, Children, and Ignorance-Power Religion as Countermemory: The Source of the Right’s Popular Appeal One day in September 1992, I find myself sitting in the city plaza in the North...
Published: 09 November 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392668-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9266-8
... 7 Beyond Good and Evil The Moral Economies of Children and Their Best Interests in a Global Age While the recognition that their lives could have been different is com- mon to many transnational adoptees, the story each...
Published: 09 November 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393221-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9322-1
... Children, Humanity, and the Infantilization of Peace  " Liisa Malkki This chapter is part of a larger exploratory study of contemporary forms of humanitari- anism and humanism. By “humanism” I mean those discourses...
Published: 23 October 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391241-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9124-1
... introduction Liberalization’s Children—Nation, Generation, and Globalization It was a warm and humid day as Priya and I strolled through the long, empty corridors of the college where I was conducting ethnographic research. Located in a small...
Published: 01 January 2009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9129-6
... part i Children and Strangers Filiation in Law and Practice chapter 1 The Civil Code and the Liberalization of Kinship The Cook, the Seamstress, and the Baby For one witness, the proof of paternity lay...
Published: 01 January 2009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9129-6
... part ii Children of Don Nobody Kinship and Social Hierarchy chapter 3 Kindred and Kinless: The People without History Autobiography of an Orphan ‘‘It was the year 1868, if my memory serves me...
Published: 01 January 2009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9129-6
... part iii Other People’s Children The Politics of Child Circulation chapter 5 Vernacular Kinships in the Shadow of the State The Comadres Albina Ahumada was thirty-five, the mother of three...
Published: 01 January 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391296-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9129-6
... introduction State, Class Society, and Children in Chile The Children, the Judge, and the Doñas The initial report brought to the judge’s attention in November 1894 concerned three neglected and abused children living in a poor neighbor- hood of...
Published: 10 January 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393337-049
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9333-7
... The Winter’s Tale Lost, or ‘‘Exit, Pursued by a Bear Causing Queer Children on Shakespeare’s tv kathryn bond stockton We were as twinned lambs. . . . Had we pursu’d that life. . . . Too hot! Commend it strangely to some place. The sea mocked...
Published: 12 August 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7389-6
Published: 05 November 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391500-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9150-0
... Introduction: MOVING CHILDREN IN AYACUCHO ‘‘This child is abandoned argues a legal document filed in Aya- cucho’s family court at the beginning of the twenty-first century. a Its filer, a lawyer for the Peruvian state’s adoption o≈ce...
Published: 05 November 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391500-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9150-0
... Seven. CIRCULATING CHILDREN, AT HOME AND ABROAD For decades if not centuries, Andean ayllus, families, and social networks have mobilized to take in related children. The respon- a sibilities of parenting—a√ection...
Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392491-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9249-1
... Introduction The Children of Rebekah And Isaac prayed to the Lord for his wife, because she was barren; and the Lord granted his prayer, and Rebekah his wife conceived. The children struggled together within her; and she said, “If it is thus, why do I...
Published: 20 May 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386926-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8692-6
...part iii Representations Images of ‘‘Waiting Children’’ Spectatorship and Pity in the Representation of the Global Social Orphan in the 1990s lisa cartwright n the mid-1990s, Frances Cairncross (1997, 4) wrote, ‘‘The...
Published: 15 June 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386599-022
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8659-9
... [ 21 ] Scheherazade’s Children: Magical Realism and Postmodern Fiction . wendy b. faris In 1980 John Barth rejected membership in any imaginary writers’ club that did not include Gabriel García Márquez.∞ That statement, an hom- age directed from North to South, marks an...