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Published: 21 October 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7504-3
Published: 09 August 1985
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382959-079
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8295-9
Published: 23 February 2004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8552-3
Published: 23 September 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7385-8
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: 21 May 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021452-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2145-2
Published: 14 May 2014
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7670-5
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: 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: 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: 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...
Series: New Ecologies for the Twenty-First Century
Published: 19 October 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375012-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7501-2
... degradation through remote sensing and ecological surveys captures a more complex picture of development, demographic change, and environmental degradation. The ecological zones discussed in chapter 3 exhibit different states of vulnerability and varying amounts of resilience to heavy human impacts...
Published: 06 May 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374299-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7429-9
... the countryside in the context of São Paulo’s accelerated industrialization of the 1950s and 1960s, when companies had an intense need for manual labor. In addition to economic and demographic factors, the chapter highlights the agency of, and the strategies chosen by, the migrants in this process, as well as how...
Published: 30 March 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375616-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7561-6
... This chapter considers the significance and impact of assemblages of diversity on meanings of race and ethnicity in advertising and society. Especially in light of demographic shifts reported in the 2010 U.S. Census, the notion of a “postracial” America underscored by Obama’s presidency...
Series: Religious Cultures of African and African Diaspora People
Published: 03 August 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375319-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7531-9
... The cult of the Virgin spread among demographically diverse, geographically dispersed nineteenth-century constituencies of the Spanish colony. In Cuba’s western region prior to abolition in 1886, black members of ethnically Lucumí cabildos (devotional societies) forged a symbolic relationship...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-024
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... region), based on information provided by the descendants of the colonial residents. The missions were important economic and demographic centers, and the drawings depict the religious, manufacturing, and residential core surrounded by plantation fields and communal gardens. Traces of the colonial...
Series: New Ecologies for the Twenty-First Century
Published: 19 October 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375012-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7501-2
... of adaptive knowledge. Looking at climate change and forest degradation through remote sensing and ecological surveys captures a more complex picture of development, demographic change, and environmental degradation. The ecological zones discussed in chapter 3 exhibit different states of vulnerability...
Series: Religious Cultures of African and African Diaspora People
Published: 03 August 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7531-9
... in Oriente (eastern Cuba) coincided with the appeals to the Virgin and to civil authorities Indians shrine creole El Cobre Oriente The cult of the Virgin spread among demographically diverse, geographically dispersed nineteenth-century constituencies of the Spanish colony. In Cuba’s western...