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Published: 01 January 1985
DOI: 10.1215/9780822381778-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8177-8
Series: [sic] Series
Published: 27 May 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386490-017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8649-0
Published: 17 July 2020
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1220-7
...The existence of this book my first feels exhilarating and im- possible. The research and writing process has coincided with my husband Ajay and I becoming parents, twice over. The book feels deeply tied to that transformation, to the changes in perspectives that parenthood has brought, and to Ajay...
Series: Radical Américas
Published: 04 June 2021
EISBN: 978-1-4780-9171-4
... ries and institutional constraints. I am deeply indebted to the reflections we have shared throughout the past twenty years. Ronald Mendoza de Jesús and María del Rosario Acosta w­ ere indispensable interlocutors as I wrote this book. Without their philosophical and pol­iti­cal love and friendship...
Published: 11 September 2020
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1237-5
... and seek advice from you well after graduation, and from Tammy Lewis too! Thank you both. I am also deeply grateful to Jack Hammond and Bill Kornblum for advice during the long learning and writing pro cess. Thanks to cuny Gradu ate Center, the sociology department in par tic u lar, and to cuny School...
Published: 24 April 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478009160-013
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0916-0
...- evening hours, and I am often deeply envious of the ethnographic richness of these creations. Take, for instance, the Swedish tele vi sion series 30 Degrees in February, which is focused on Swedish and Thai characters caught in the world of East/West tourism in Thailand.3 The characters develop over a pe...
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By Nick Bromell
Published: 04 January 2021
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1280-1
...acknowledgments This book draws upon an impressive body of earlier scholarship. Like all who study Frederick Douglass, I am deeply indebted to Benjamin Quarles, Philip S. Foner, John W. Blassingame, and John R. McKivigan for their pioneering work in editing and making available Douglass s...
Series: The World Readers, The World Readers
Published: 19 November 2013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7745-0
... derogatory term for Khoekhoe people Caffre, Caffrees  Deeply deroga- tory word for Africans; before inboek  Peonage; bonded labor the late nineteenth century, induna  Advisor; headman simply a term to refer to particu- inkosi  Chief; lord lar groups of Africans...
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By Janet Carsten
Series: The Lewis Henry Morgan Lectures
Published: 26 July 2019
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0569-8
... those who listened to or read earlier versions of this work. I am conscious too of the remaining flaws which I claim as my own. I am deeply grateful to the Leverhulme Trust, whose generous award of a Major Research Fellowship enabled me to carry out the research and to write over a three- year period...
Published: 01 January 2021
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1250-4
..., as a Montgomery native, feels particularly close to home. That civil rights heroine Rosa Parks and my great- aunt Johnnie Rebecca Carr, a longtime leader of the Montgomery Improvement Association, were best friends is background that has inspired me deeply as I have researched Mrs. Parks. Similarly, I am thank...
Published: 18 December 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012665-022
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1266-5
... to give up so completely on the idea of peace or considered how deeply U.S. institutions are imbricated today with militarism. I would suggest this is because permanent mobilization is so ma- terially productive and psychologically seductive, and because the de cades of Cold War turned militarism itself...
Published: 03 March 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7314-8
... in the national drama. Beginning in the mid-1970s, a succession of modern sex crime panics have redefined childhood, reshaped American social institutions, fostered new forms of identity based on victimization, eroded democratic legal norms, and contributed to the development of a deeply seated culture of fear...
Series: The World Readers, The World Readers
Published: 19 November 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377450-035
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7745-0
... deeply involved in Afrikaner nationalist politics, heading one of the movement’s first parties, the Afrikaner Bond (Afrikaner Union). A Century of Wrong, issued soon after the outbreak of war, is perhaps the most famous Afrikaner anti-­imperialist polemic of the late nineteenth century...
Series: Art History Publication Initiative
Published: 15 November 2019
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0455-4
... admiration for Beatriz González s works. I am deeply grateful for her generosity in granting me access to her personal archive and patiently agreeing to be inter- viewed day after day. The information I gathered from those twelve hours of in- terviews, which I attempt to contextualize in the pages...
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By Saiba Varma
Published: 02 October 2020
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1251-1
.... Professional journeys and book writing are long and tenuous processes, especially in academia today. Like many academic books, this one began as a PhD dissertation and with a writing group. I am deeply grateful for almost fifteen years of thinking, communing, and togetherness with Chika Wata- nabe and Gökçe...
Published: 20 August 2021
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2166-7
... deeply grateful that this proj­ect has allowed me to spend more time with this incredible w­ oman upon each trip to M noa Valley, where she welcomed me home. I m fortunate to have my ­brother, Arun, a powerh­ ouse of a ­human being with a deeply generous spirit: thank you for always being t­here...
Series: The Visual Arts of Africa and its Diasporas
Published: 18 September 2020
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1231-3
... for supporting my research over the years. This book was also the subject of a gradu ate course I designed called Not Enough Africa in Computers, and my students over the four years that I taught the course have given me unexpected and deeply insightful ad- vice on the book s conception. To my friends...
Series: The World Readers, The World Readers
Published: 19 November 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377450-093
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7745-0
... to the “Ten Commandments,” in particular the prohibition on adultery. This statement, made in a deeply Christian country, unsurpris- ingly unleashed heated discussions on the Friends of Jacob Zuma (fjz) web- site about the relationship between sexuality, morality, Christianity and the secular state...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 20 January 2020
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0760-9
...xiii Acknowledgments The Haiti Reader has been a long, rich, and deeply collective endeavor. When we have explained the project to those we have reached out to for help, we ve encountered great generosity and enthusiasm for the bigger project of shar- ing these many Haitian histories, voices...
Published: 09 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021360-022
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2136-0
... for them collectively. Indeed, such conditions mean that asserting a notion of freedom for Black people, one routed in the critique of capital, remains barely possible. The barely possible exists because the measures of life remain deeply rooted in capital and its subsid- iaries, so to refuse capital...