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Published: 01 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373513-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7351-3
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By Eunjung Kim
Published: 01 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373513-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7351-3
Published: 17 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007456-104
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0745-6
... Chemistry When carbon dioxide (CO2) is absorbed by seawater, chemical reactions oc- cur that reduce seawater pH, carbonate ion concentration, and saturation states of biologically important calcium carbonate minerals. These chemical reactions are termed ocean acidification or OA for short. Calcium car...
Published: 06 December 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007135-047
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0713-5
... terror, advocates of humanitarian intervention still do not question whether increased intervention by the U.S. military under its cur- rent rules of engagement offers the best strategy for the protection of individu- als in Darfur or elsewhere. Indeed, in many critical appraisals of the conduct of the...
Published: 20 September 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478005124-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0512-4
... outlets. You can particularly depend on local news outlets to keep you informed about coming king tides in Annapolis, Norfolk, and Miami. Why worry about a few inches or even a foot of water on the street? Hamed Moftakhari and his coauthors argue in a 2017 research article that frequent tidal flooding has...
Published: 28 February 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007272-008
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0727-2
.... Emerging technology, however, threatens to more fully deterritorialize war by detaching military forces from specific territorial dependencies. While controlling terri- tory ensures one s dominance of local energy resources, it locks one s strategy into defending those territories. But the territory...
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By Eric Paul Roorda
Published: 17 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007456-001
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0745-6
...1Introduction This volume of the World Readers series is devoted to the Ocean, which cur- rently covers 71 percent of the world, a figure that is certain to rise along with sea level. The aqueous regions of the earth have been important throughout human history, politics, and culture, but never...
Published: 23 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021209-018
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2120-9
... injury, you should follow up with an eye doctor even after the bruising has resolved, because you may be at risk for glau- coma or other eye problems. Treatment Treatment depends on the type of injuries incurred with a black eye. The black eye itself is normally treated with ice packs for the first 24...
Published: 23 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021209-014
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2120-9
..., are a cru- cial part of the team. There are centers of excellence for retinoblastoma around the world (httpwww.1rbw.org) where, if possible, evaluation is recommended before treatment begins. The treatment plan depends on whether one or both eyes are affected, how many retinoblastoma lesions there are...
Published: 23 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021353-006
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2135-3
... animals in the 1980s: The en- tire body of X is a trea sure, with X being almost any species.3 A list drawn up by Chi of animal parts and tissues with curative value included leopard s bone and the feces of wolves.4 Although marketing claims now rested more and more on tradition, and classical or...
Published: 15 May 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478002666-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0266-6
... African retribution into a mea sur able, predictable, and symbolic form of reparation in colonial cur- rency, preserving native mores while civilizing them. A feat of abstract subli- mation, it replaced physical and social loss with money. Yet, belying French efforts to draw hierarchies between...
Published: 19 March 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013167-008
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1316-7
... commodi- ties, particularly U.S. cotton staples, Virginia tobacco, and Carolina rice, depended upon an antiblack fetishism of commodities that enabled proj- ects for colonial transformation beyond the Atlantic world, conditioned by commodity possibilities revealed through U.S. slavery. In the United...
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By Alan Klima
Published: 15 November 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007111-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0711-1
... system in funeral casinos, irregular financial instruments that offend the cur- rent definitions of commonsense morality, and consequently also legal- ity, and are in the process of entering a state of siege, as their eradication is, I would argue, absolutely critical to the integration of local economic...
Published: 06 November 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012818-014
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1281-8
... were re- curring impediments to Spanish, British, French, and Dutch settlers control of land and resources. Although Indigenous peoples were often threatened by other diseases spread by colonial settlement, there are repeated instances in which Native peoples and enslaved Africans took advantage of...
Published: 06 September 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478003472-013
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0347-2
...Conclusion concurrence in con temporary world picturing In the second de cade of the twenty- first century, globalization is widely ac- knowledged to be fading fast as the catchall name of the dominant world cur- rent. It now seems to be a matter of visiting history to recall that the events of...
Published: 15 May 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478009214-004
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0921-4
... autonomy of wills, had shifted in the 1840s in favor of an inegalitarian strat- egy of generalized benevolence and indefinite moralization. The dream of a society where each person would only depend on himself, on his own will and liberty, the utopia of a society of foresight, had come and gone. In the...
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By Alan Klima
Published: 15 November 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007111-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0711-1
... obsessed with public sec- tor debt. Not only is value- added tax (vat) a most important feature of the deals cut with the imf but, interestingly, since it is on a macro level a brake on domestic infratrade, it also increases the dependence on exports for economic recovery, which also remains the imf...
Published: 06 November 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012818-019
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1281-8
... were in increas- ing tension. They were not among the most prized quarry in the fur trade, but their ubiquity made them a dependable source of income for the Hudson s Bay Company and the North West Trading Company, as well as with independent fur traders farther to the south. And because they were a...
Published: 16 October 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012320-001
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1232-0
... that eventually helped the company secure a monopoly on the industry by making publishers dependent on Amazon for sales. Amazon Noir, and its co- option by Amazon, points to the hypocrisy by which big cor- porations like Amazon benefit from restricting the free circulation of infor- mation...
Published: 24 August 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012467-002
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1246-7
... specifically lively ones (Collard and Dempsey 2013) by this I mean not only that they are alive but also that their value depends on actively demonstrating their liveliness. In the case of exotic pets, this means being made, and performing, companionability. How is this accomplished? To answer, this chapter...