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Published: 05 June 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395409-016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9540-9
... THIRTEEN Building the Cities of Empire Urban Planning in the Colonial Cities of Italy’s Fascist Empire besnik pula INTRODUCTION Anyone reared in the postcolonial sensibilities of American academe can...
Published: 01 January 1994
DOI: 10.1215/9780822396246-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9624-6
... Th.Fall 8 of th. (zarist (mpirt The Russian empire, which had withstood the pressures of 1904- 1905, was sorely challenged by the world-wide conflict that began in 1914. The first fissures in the structure...
Published: 01 January 1997
DOI: 10.1215/9780822397656-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9765-6
... [ 1 ] THE WILL OF THE STATE AND THE REDEMPTION OF THE GERMAN NATION Legal Positivism and Constitutional Monarchism in the German Empire In 1871, in the wake of the Wars of...
Published: 01 January 1997
DOI: 10.1215/9780822397656-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9765-6
... [ :z ] THE PURITY OF LAW AND MILITARY DICTATORSHIP Hans Kelsen and Carl Schmitt in the Empire The constitutional stability of Imperial Germany in the two decades be...
Published: 01 January 2001
DOI: 10.1215/9780822396420-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9642-0
... the Poor House for at least two decades.86 He may have been dismissed for attempting to hide Poor House assets to prevent their loss, a charge brought against him in March of 1861 (which he roundly denied when petitioning the Second Empire, unsuccessfully, to get his job back in 1863).87 Or he...
Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822396352-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9635-2
...Ricardo D. Salvatore The Enterprise of Knowledge Representational Machines of Informal Empire Although the primary object of the Expedition is the promotion of the great interests of commerce and navigation, yet you will take all occasions, not incompatible with the great purposes...
Published: 29 June 1995
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382393-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8239-3
...Lora Vanishing Americans: Gender, Empire, and Romero New Historicism CUltural historians have identified James Fenimore Cooper's The Last of the Mohicans as one of approximately forty novels published in the U.S. between 1824 and 1834 that together...
Published: 03 August 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394075-014
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9407-5
... ∞≥ Cynthia Tolentino ‘‘A Deep Sense of No Longer Belonging’’ Ambiguous Sites of Empire in Ana Lydia Vega’s Miss Florence’s Trunk n 1856, an English governess sees the Union Jack flying at Ithe home of the British vice consul in Puerto Rico in Ana Lydia Vega’s novella...
Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392590-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9259-0
... WOMAN, MISSIONS, AND EMPIRE New Approaches to American Cultural Expansion Ian Tyrrell t is hard to recall in these post–Iraq war days just how recently a dis- Icourse on U.S. empire became explicit and acknowledgment of American imperial roles...
Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392590-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9259-0
... AN UNWOMANLY WOMAN AND HER SONS IN CHRIST Faith, Empire, and Gender in Colonial Rhodesia, 1899–1906 Wendy Urban-Mead ission work in colonial Africa was a gender-making enterprise, as this Mcase study...
Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392590-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9259-0
... IMPERIAL ENCOUNTERS AT HOME Women, Empire, and the Home Mission Project in Late Nineteenth-Century America Derek Chang oanna Moore abandoned her dream of becoming a foreign missionary Jin 1855. Just three years earlier, Moore, a...
Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392590-016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9259-0
... CONCLUSION DOING EVERYTHING Religion, Race, and Empire in the U.S. Protestant Women’s Missionary Enterprise, 1812–1960 Mary A. Renda ‘‘SHALL I REFUSE n 1810, when the recently evangelized...
Published: 01 January 2000
DOI: 10.1215/9780822380757-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8075-7
... Colonial Domesticity 2 Engendering Race at the Edge of Empire, 1899–1912 ‘‘I began to love the tropical nights and to feel that I had never before known what night can be like wrote Helen Taft, wife of then Governor-General of the Philippines William Howard Taft, in 1902, of...
Published: 08 November 2001
DOI: 10.1215/9780822380153-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8015-3
... chapter 2 Travels of Tea, Travels of Empire act 2, scene 1 Spotlight focuses on the Mad Tea Party. Alice, the Mad Hatter, the March Hare and Doormouse rub their eyes as if coming out of a trance.The Narrator sits on the wicker stool and turns...
Published: 01 January 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386650-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8665-0
... The Ruins of Empire: The National and Global Politics of America’s Return to Rome lll vilashini cooppan As any traveler of the contemporary academic scene will tell you, glob- alization is everywhere these days. Seized by many as an accurate descriptor of...
Published: 27 June 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388029-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8802-9
... ∂ Colonial Tobacco: Key Commodity of the Spanish Empire, 1500–1800 Laura Nater before the arrival of the Spaniards...
Published: 26 June 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387961-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8796-1
... GENDER AND THE CULTURE OF EMPIRE Toward a Feminist Ethnography of the Cinema Although recent feminist film theory has acknowledged the issue of di√er- ences among women, there has...
Published: 12 April 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387749-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8774-9
... the prestige of the white races in this country is a film to which objection can be taken on moral grounds in practically every case. Why drag in the purely political side? —H. Hamill, Bombay Board of Film Censors, 1927 three * EMPIRE AND EMBARRASSMENT Colonial Forms of Knowledge about Cinema...
Published: 12 April 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387749-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8774-9
... only that a certain inventive legerdemain was required to permit the empire to appear attractive in national drag. —Benedict Anderson, Imagined Communities four * REALISM AND EMPIRE Defining imperial realism in film entails clearing a path through a profusion of descriptions about cinema’s...
Published: 12 April 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387749-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8774-9
... if we do not believe. And we must obey it, because the pride and happiness of everyone surrounding us depends upon our obedience. —Ethne Burroughs, The Four Feathers (1939) five * ROMANCE AND EMPIRE Imperial romance films of the 1930s are Scheherazadian tales told in the face of an abyss...