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Published: 18 May 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386476-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8647-6
...Slavery, liberalism, and civil law: definitions of status and citizenship in the elaboration of the Brazilian civil code (1855–1916) Keila Grinberg From the time it was promised in 1823 as a priority of the newly inde- pendent nation, the Brazilian civil code took ninety-four years to com...
Published: 21 October 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375043-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7504-3
Published: 01 January 1994
DOI: 10.1215/9780822396246-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9624-6
... revoliutsiia, opyt Turkestana (Moscow, Gosu• darstvennoe Izdatel'stvo, 1921), p. 67. Civil War and New Governments 225 istan Council of Peoples' Commissars (Turksovnarkom ) for the region. At the same time the third conference of Central Asian Muslims met. It was...
Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822396321-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9632-1
... Islamic Modernities? Citizenship, Civil Society, and Islamism in a Nigerian City Michael Watts Perhaps the feeling that secular beliqs are rationally superior to religious ones is based on the beliifthat religious convictions are more rigid. But there is no decisive evidencefor...
Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822396352-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9635-2
...Michael 1. Schroeder The Sandino Rebellion Revisited Civil War, Imperialism, Popular Nationalism, and State Formation Muddied Up Together in the Segovias of Nicaragua, 1926-1934 What we ought to do is to forget all our family grudges and recognize that our legitimate enemies by...
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384915-126
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8491-5
...Civil Society Haroldo Dilla The impact of the Special Period has not been restricted to the economic sphere. The deepening of market relations and the weakening of the ideological and political re- sources available to the Cuban state have created opportunities for the expansion of spaces...
Published: 10 October 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384007-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8400-7
... Chapter Four ‘‘A DIABOLICAL CIRCLE FOR THE DIVELL TO DAUNCE IN FOUNDATIONAL WEDDINGS AND THE PROBLEM OF CIVIL MARRIAGE this little bride & groom are standing) in a kind of crown . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . this candy crown with this candy...
Published: 16 November 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386100-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8610-0
... part ii Advocates, Judges, and the Making of Brown j larissa m. smith A Civil Rights Vanguard Black Attorneys and the naacp in Virginia j ‘‘The eradication of racial segregation and...
Published: 06 August 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388692-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8869-2
... chapter 7 weaving a communication quilt in colombia: civil conflict, indigenous resistance, and community radio in northern cauca Mario A. Murillo It was a typically hot day in the southwestern...
Published: 01 January 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388418-014
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8841-8
...IV. Secularism and Personal Law Upendra Baxi a Siting Secularism in the Uniform Civil Code A ‘‘Riddle Wrapped Inside an Enigma ecularism as an object of desiring discourse stands framed Svariously. As a marker of...
Published: 01 January 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388418-015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8841-8
... Flavia Agnes a The Supreme Court, the Media, and the Uniform Civil Code Debate in India he debate around the enactment of a uniform family code T(popularly referred to as the Uniform Civil Code or ucc) de...
Published: 10 December 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385042-050
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8504-2
... Orientalism 223 A Discourse on the Institution of a Society for Inquiring into the History, Civil and Natural, the Antiquities, Arts, Sciences, and Literature of Asia william jones [William Jones...
Published: 20 February 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385424-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8542-4
... CHAPTER 2 Consuming Civil Rights On September 2, 1963, five days after images of Martin Luther King Jr. and the March on Washington appeared on television screens,∞ Mis- sissippians were offered another picture of civil rights struggle. Station...
Published: 20 April 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392231-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9223-1
...Chapter 6 The Oil Industry and Civil Society s the boom period of the industry subsided, and the com- Apanies learned from their experiences, they adopted new strategies to integrate the Venezuelan labor force. As this process evolved...
Published: 01 May 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392255-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9225-5
...–Civil Rights Era In his lecture course on socialism, Émile Durkheim contends that the state is “not an enormous coercive power, but a vast and conscious organization” capable “of an action at once unified and varied, supple and extensive Historical experience shows that these two aspects are...
Published: 01 January 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391296-002
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 in...
Published: 10 June 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389132-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8913-2
... 3 on being a civil servant The English, of course, know their duties. . . . I learned from them how to treat people, how to treat someone who wants something. I say to him that I am not his master. The government placed me to...
Published: 10 June 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389132-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8913-2
... 4 civil service competence and the course of a career The government of any country depends principally upon organised thought and organised thought depends upon exact record and assem- blage of all the material which is necessary...
Published: 01 January 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386216-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8621-6
...7 The Institutional Segmentation of Post–Civil Rights America Diversity policies have proven to be a revealing stage for race relations in the United States. In 1990, the magazine Foundation News signaled the founda- tion field’s adoption of diversity in its special issue on ‘‘Pluralism in...
Published: 13 April 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389491-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8949-1
... Snow, are you black?” Second Childhood and the Cultural Politics of Musical Style in the Post–Civil Rights Era Between 1974 and 1976, the first years of what promised to bea Wstellar career, Phoebe Snow released...