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Published: 23 February 2004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8552-3
Published: 21 April 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373216-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7321-6
Published: 13 May 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374367-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7436-7
Published: 23 September 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7385-8
Published: 09 August 1985
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382959-079
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8295-9
Published: 21 October 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7504-3
Published: 21 May 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021452-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2145-2
... Chapter 2, “‘Unfit Subjects of Trade’: Demographic Logics and Colonial Encounters,” explores how the development of the transatlantic slave trade as an instrument of colonial settlement and extraction relied upon the production of new ideologies of both race and economy. The emergence of early...
Published: 14 May 2014
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7670-5
Series: On Decoloniality
Published: 01 January 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478023913-006
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2391-3
Series: Critical Global Health: Evidence, Efficacy, Ethnography
Published: 30 March 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371823-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7182-3
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 29 August 2022
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2297-8
... fall of Tenochtitlan spiritual conquest demographic decline mestizaje latifundio ...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-059
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... Propaganda, interpreted demographic trends along social-Darwinist lines and anticipated the gradual disappearance of the native population as a sign of progress for the Bolivian nation. ...
Published: 05 April 2024
DOI: 10.1215/9781478059394-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-5939-4
... This chapter addresses accessible futures for the ever-expanding disability demographic and its social and political importance. Demographers helped the authors understand the epistemology of numbers governing efforts to track the always unstable category of disability. Their measurements inform...
Published: 21 May 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021452-002
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2145-2
... Questions of demography and demographic data have always been the foundation on which social histories are built. How many women were captured and transported to the Americas in the first two hundred years of the transatlantic slave trade? Chapter 1, “Producing Numbers: Reckoning with the Sex...
Published: 13 October 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027546-010
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2754-6
... like ethnic policing are often retired as ineffective, only to be deployed again under new names like “community policing” or “demographic squads.” The historical actors also come back with new meanings attached to them, as both Joseph Petrosino and Samuel Battle were honored by the NYPD in the 1980s...
Published: 13 May 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374367-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7436-7
... This essay examines the significance of the black radical tradition within the context of postcolonial geopolitics, dynamics most commonly associated with neoliberal late global and racial capitalism that have resulted in significant demographic shifts and also increased collisions between local...
Published: 27 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375579-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7557-9
... The Introduction begins with a critique of long-standing stereotypes about Mexican working-class men, especially their alleged machismo. It provides background on Mexico City in the late 19th and early 20th centuries (including demographic changes in the workforce) and the satiric penny press...
Published: 27 October 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027515-004
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2751-5
... Chapter 3 examines how contemporary Parsi family and marriage practices intersect with trust bureaucracy and organizational practice. With current demographics deemed to be in “crisis,” this chapter explores what this designation entails and calls forth. The BPP's obligations to distribute its...
Published: 02 February 2024
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027256-001
EISBN: 978-1-4780-9371-8
... The introduction grounds the anthology in the five-year organizational history of Arts in a Changing America (ArtChangeUS), an initiative founded in 2015 with a mission to reframe the national arts conversation by embracing the cultural assets of demographic change. Emphasizing the pressing role...
Published: 21 July 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373636-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7363-6
... Chapter 7 follows Umzansi Zulu Dancers into an independent recording studio. After descriptions of the changed landscape of music recording in Johannesburg and the demographic shifts in the personnel inside studios over the last two decades, the ethnographic attention turns to the details...