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Published: 01 January 1987
DOI: 10.1215/9780822399988-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9998-8
Published: 26 January 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393696-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9369-6
Published: 30 August 2001
DOI: 10.1215/9780822380078-023
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8007-8
...A Popularizing Effort ...
Series: Post-Contemporary Interventions
Published: 01 January 1996
DOI: 10.1215/9780822399872-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9987-2
Published: 28 May 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395188-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9518-8
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 01 January 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371793-092
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7179-3
Published: 05 February 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374619-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7461-9
... Cai ends his study with two key questions: What are socialist crises? And how are these crises to be overcome? In exploring the first question, Cai identifies five areas of contradiction as key challenges to China after the revolution. Whether or not efforts to overcome these challenges failed...
Series: e-Duke books scholarly collection.
Published: 02 November 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392248-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9224-8
Series: Narrating Native Histories
Published: 09 March 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394082-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9408-2
Series: Errantries
Published: 08 January 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012573-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1257-3
Published: 28 August 2001
DOI: 10.1215/9780822381419-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8141-9
Series: Critical Global Health: Evidence, Efficacy, Ethnography
Published: 27 May 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374398-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7439-8
... This chapter juxtaposes the common experience of physicians, bilingual nurses, and vernacular healers in their failed efforts to diagnose and treat patients with the strange disease. A newly graduated physician working in a rural clinic related his frustration after not receiving support from...
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By Anand Pandian
Published: 02 November 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375166-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7516-6
... This chapter tracks a film team’s efforts to scout appropriate locations for an urban drama, as a way of exploring the space of experience created by cinema. space place city urban Henri Lefebvre ...
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By Stefan Helmreich
Series: The Lewis Henry Morgan Lectures
Published: 04 August 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478024538-016
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2453-8
... This short interstitial chapter examines renewable energy projects that seek to extract power from wave motion. Danish efforts are a particular focus. wave energy King Canute renewables ...
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By Charles L. Briggs
Published: 23 February 2024
DOI: 10.1215/9781478059240-011
EISBN: 978-1-4780-5924-0
... The final chapter points to the continuing failure of the promise of communicability—how claiming monopolies over legitimate knowledge and stigmatizing anyone who challenges them—thwarts efforts to improve health and end health inequities. The conclusion suggests that transforming health...
Series: Global Insecurities
Published: 29 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374718-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7471-8
... As the city grows, informal commerce expands. Despite planners’ efforts to designate the modern city center as the urban hub, the Cancha emerges as the locus of activity in the city. modernism urban planning urbanization ...
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By Louis Sell
Published: 15 July 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374008-018
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7400-8
... This chapter describes Gorbachev’s doomed efforts to negotiate a new union treaty; the catastrophic economic situation across the USSR; Yeltsin’s decision to adopt a sweeping, separate program of economic reform in Russia; the December Ukrainian independence referendum, which marked...
Series: Global Insecurities
Published: 29 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374718-023
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7471-8
... Despite Bolivia’s anti-neoliberal mood, the municipality has attempted on multiple occasions to privatize the La Pampa market, an effort that the comerciantes have actively resisted. privatization neoliberalism the state resistance Water War ...
Published: 13 May 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374367-017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7436-7
... This essay examines the devolution of immigrant detention and deportation efforts domestically and internationally. It addresses the outsourcing of detention operations to surrogate jailers and the use of strategic global locations to detain migrants and would-be migrants. These efforts...
Published: 27 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375579-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7557-9
... for workers. It situates this study within the academic literature on the working-class politics and culture of the period and supplies a theoretical framework for understanding penny press efforts to redeem working-class masculinity and the implications of those efforts for working-class men...