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Published: 16 November 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388296-017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8829-6
... Community Museums and Global Connections: The Union of Community Museums of Oaxaca CUAUHTÉMOC CAMARENA AND TERESA MORALES n this essay we will discuss three points: first, how...
Published: 31 January 1990
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382843-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8284-3
... "El Ayllu Forastero": Migration, Community Structure, and Community Identity H E SIZE and scope of indigenous migration fundamentally T altered the structure and composition of the basic unit of social organization within Andean society-the traditional ayllu. Other...
Published: 01 January 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376392-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7639-2
... THREE Science and Civilizing Missions Germans and the Transnational Community of Tropical Medicine Deborah J. Neill In a draft history of Hamburg’sInstitut für Schiffs- und Tropenkrankheiten (now the Bernhard Nocht...
Published: 27 November 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377153-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7715-3
... chapter 6 Normative Time and the Challenge of Community Labor in Local Exchange Trading Schemes I joined to meet people in the community, and because a friend who does things for me, it made me feel less indebted paying in . . . the local cur- rency. And her...
Published: 28 July 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376361-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7636-1
... Part I Community Uprisings and Grassroots Democratization April 9, 2000, marked the forty-­eighth anniversary of the Bolivian National Revolution of 1952. The nation was under martial law, which was defied for the first time during the “democratic period.” 1 This challenge...
Published: 28 July 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376361-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7636-1
... Aymara Roadblocks in La Paz 2 Community as a Mobilizing Force From April 5 to April 9, 2000, the roadblock grew on a national scale. Peas‑ ants from Huatajata, Huarina, and Achacachi in La Paz’s Omasuyos Prov‑ ince blocked the highways to Copacabana and to northern La Paz...
Published: 23 February 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376040-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7604-0
... conclusion – —– LIVING LABOR AND THE LIMITS OF OKINAWAN COMMUNITY In “Horobiyuku Ryūkyū Onna no Shoki” (“Memoirs of a Declining Ryūkyūan Woman a short story published in...
Published: 14 October 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373933-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7393-3
.... II MAJOR INITIATIVES 9 —­ Enhancing Diversity, Inclusion, and Community Relations Being a southern institution in Durham, North Carolina certainly impacted DUMC as it was in part a reflection of its local environ- ment...
Published: 21 August 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375548-017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7554-8
... Blanco, he was able to help empower groups that had long been denied access to the corridors of power where decisions about their future were made. Looking back on more than fifty years of trying to integrate values into his work, Joseph concludes with his thoughts about building and sustaining community...
Published: 17 October 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389354-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8935-4
...C h a p t e r s i x Gender, Community, and Struggle The situation of women in the Jaramillista movement underscores a com­ mon contradiction in social movements that pursue political and economic rights but constrain women’s participation. Women Jaramillistas took on a double fight: they...
Published: 04 September 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390954-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9095-4
...5 Holding Them Responsible Community Development Activism We’ve never been afraid to stick our necks out, because we are what we say we are. We represent low-income people. We represent people who choose to live in a diverse community. —Karen McCleod, executive director, Cass...
Published: 02 July 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391876-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9187-6
... empower whites, providing apocryphal narratives that excuse slavery, and constructing an eBay community that appears to be good while reproducing intolerance. The “Cultures & Ethnicities” that are listed under the collectibles category are “African,” “Asian,” “Australian,” “Black...
Published: 02 July 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391876-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9187-6
... to some larger tendencies in Internet settings and important research questions. craigslist’s “factsheet” describes the site in this way: “Local classifieds and forums - community moderated” through flagging “and largely free.”1 The parallels between this description and eBay’s narratives...
Published: 08 May 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391890-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9189-0
... 5 Meeting at the Family Crypt Social Fault Lines and the Fragility of Community The church is his bin Laden. —Alberto Prado speaking about his brother Heriberto Prado Two Brothers, Two Projects, and the Politics of Revival...
Published: 01 January 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391166-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9116-6
... Sexual Borderlands Lesbian and Gay Migration, Human Rights, and the Metropolitan Community Church Cymene Howe Michael and Wuen-lin fell in love, they said, “within hours.”1 Their correspon- dence began online...
Published: 01 January 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391166-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9116-6
... Creating a Transnational ​ Religious Community The Empress of Heaven and Goddess of the Sea, Tianhou/Mazu, from Beigang to San Francisco Jonathan H. X. Lee In recent decades, within the context...
Published: 01 January 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390831-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9083-1
...Redefining Our Planning Traditions: Caribou Fences, Community, and the Neetsaii Experience Charlene Khaih Zhuu Stern (Neetsaii Gwich’in) This chapter focuses on the significance of indigenous planning traditions in Alaska. The traditional planning systems that have enabled...
Published: 15 July 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394310-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9431-0
...C h A P t e r F o u r Catia Sees You Community Television, Clientelism, and the State in the Chávez Era Naomi Schiller In the sociologist Javier Auyero’s critique of the paradigm of clientelism, he argues that “‘political clientelism’ has been one of the strongest and most re...
Published: 06 May 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374299-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7429-9
... within the workers’ community, seeking in this way to demonstrate the complexity of the workers’ set of experiences. This chapter also aims to investigate processes of building relationships of solidarity, as well as those of antagonism, among local residents. Differences of ethnicity, generation, gender...
Published: 01 January 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388951-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8895-1
... rudy v. busto 3 Sacred Order, Sacred Space Reies López Tijerina and the Valle de Paz Community In February 1957, a small group of Mexican American farmworkers clad in white robes emerged from the Arizona...