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Published: 01 October 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394594-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9459-4
...9 | Heaven on Earth aspar García Laviana exemplified a committed priest in the GSandinista revolutionary struggle. He was a missionary from the Sacred Heart order and a parish priest for the small town of Tola. He died in combat in the Southern Front in 1978...
Published: 24 September 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383932-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8393-2
... the stars, is an absolutely certain phenomenon and has been observed many times. It may be inferred from everything we have said that there is no doubt that the heavens enclose all parts of the earth within themselves, always moving around it, and there will be no need to question this again...
Published: 24 September 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383932-059
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8393-2
... other parts of the Indies. chapter 19 * of the general nature of the earth in the indies The nature of the earth in the Indies (for this is the last of the three elements that we proposed to deal with in this book) can easily be understood from what I have said in...
Published: 24 September 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383932-067
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8393-2
... 160 book iii chapter 27 * how earth and sea clasp one another I shall close my discussion of this element, earth, by linking it to the one previously dealt with, water, for their order and interaction are remarkable. These two elements have the...
Published: 12 August 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7389-6
Published: 10 June 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393672-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9367-2
... meant he would no longer be fully human. It was better than “the becoming” through “the kid- ney.” In the end he had to choose: either to live as half-a-something ( yarım bir şey) through the dialysis machine, or to die. From the Earth, through the Quake Hatice suffered renal failure ten days...
Published: 19 September 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388210-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8821-0
...The Initials of the Earth 500 miles Guantánamo Bay  Guantánamo...
Published: 28 August 2001
DOI: 10.1215/9780822381419-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8141-9
...6 ‘‘Where the Earth Touches the Sky’’ New Horizons for Indigenous Policy under Early Military Rule, 1964–1973 In 1964, the Brazilian armed forces deposed President Joa˜o Gou- lart, ushering in twenty-one years of military rule. During Goulart’s pres- idency, the...
Published: 01 October 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394679-060
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9467-9
...Whose Heaven, Whose Earth? Thomas Melville On the eve of the 1944 Revolution, the Catholic Church had only a small presence in rural Guatemala: in the whole country, there were only 126 Catholic priests for over three million Guatemalans. In response, even before the 1954 coup, Guatema...
Published: 01 October 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394679-087
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9467-9
...Promised the Earth Gustavo Palma Murga Fights over land—among rural dwellers, between communities, but especially be- tween large landowners and smallholders—have long characterized Guatemalan history. By the 1970s, two-thirds of Guatemala’s farmland was controlled by just 2 percent of...
Published: 29 January 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376958-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7695-8
...Chapter Four Against Cholification Gregorio Titiriku’s Urban Experience and the Development of Earth Politics in Segregated Times The morning of August 1, 1925, Gregorio Titiriku discovered that he...
Published: 10 September 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384878-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8487-8
... betty laduke b Earth Magic The Legacy of Teodora Blanco For more than forty years, women’s mythical, magical, life-affirming forms have emerged from the kilns of Santa María...
Published: 01 April 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374138-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7413-8
... Chapter 1 “Every Secret Thing”? Racial Politics in Ansuyah R. Singh’s Behold the Earth Mourns (1960) the border is as far as the black man who walks alongside you as secure as your door against the unwarranted...
Published: 09 March 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372059-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7205-9
... A father’s no shield for his child.—Robert Lowell, “Fall 1961” 1. WHEN THE EARTH MOVES  TOWARD A POLITICAL SUBLIME Reading this line from Immanuel Kant’s Analytic of the Sublime, “that is sublime in comparison with which all else is small,” I recalled a...
Published: 03 August 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371946-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7194-6
Published: 01 January 1992
DOI: 10.1215/9780822398066-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9806-6
... 3. FREDERIC EDWIN CHURCH Earth First? A radical new vision of nature and society emerged in the 1970S and 1980s under the banner of "deep ecology." Deep ecologists would have modern society push far beyond...
Published: 17 May 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393962-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9396-2
... ack now ledgm en ts 51 three  Salt of the Earth Calling the Names of the Dead into a Hole in the Ground “The dead do not like to be forgotten.” M. Jacqui Alexander, “Pedagogies of the Sacred...
Published: 01 December 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393030-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9303-0
... II Navel of the Earth (Charles IV–Václav IV) The Bohemian king Charles IV (1316–78) was the son of Jan of Luxembourg and Queen Eliška (Elizabeth) of the Přemyslid dynasty. Christened Václav af- ter his Přemyslid ancestors, he became...
Published: 21 February 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393580-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9358-0
Published: 01 March 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393399-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9339-9
... Thomas Kinkade’s Heaven on Earth Jeffrey Vallance The Show Let me begin by stating that I am writing this from my handsome Kinkade La-Z-Boy recliner. In 2004 I was asked to curate the first-ever contempo- rary art world exhibition of the works of Thomas Kinkade, held simulta...