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Published: 25 March 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374589-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7458-9
Published: 08 September 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822381440-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8144-0
... pre- sided over the Bolivian state. Thus, in the census of 1900 the criteria for ethnic classification were race and location, implicitly signals of class: Blancos (urban proprietors, businessmen, or absentee landowners); Mestizos (urban workers or low-rank employees); and Indígena (rural or...
Published: 21 July 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373636-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7363-6
... in this juncture of capital s history, culture is so readily real- ized in commodity form and ethnic identity is incorporated (Comaroff and Comaroff 2009), how do dancers render their art as more than a representa- tion of cultural identity to others while exploiting openings the market offers for...
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By Tyler Denmead
Published: 08 November 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007319-011
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0731-9
... entanglement: creative underclass and, 19, 27; defined, 173n3; privileged creativity and, 4, 10; of state power and creativ- ity, 24; of youth creativity and Creative Capital, 78 82 entrepreneurship, creative labor and, 113 17 200 INDEX ethnicity, white consumer desire for, 141 45 ethnographic...
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By Tyler Denmead
Published: 08 November 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007319-008
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0731-9
... social status while at the same time committing to the common good through the emerging practice of social entrepreneurship. I think it was unclear to most of us in the room that day how and why we were being summoned to live our lives in that particular way. Or, as I have argued through this book, we...
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By Daniel Mains
Published: 13 September 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007043-010
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0704-3
... agriculture, 32; floods, seasonal, 40, 46 49; monocrops, 22, 39 Amhara ethnic group, 38, 188 anti- dam activism, 29 30, 34, 39 41, 187; dams represent obstruction, 45 50; vio- lence toward activists, 53 218 Index asphalt road construction, 2 4, 58 91; admin- istrators and, 4, 17, 58 61, 64 65...
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By Sima Shakhsari
Published: 17 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007333-008
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0733-3
.... Ethnic Entrepreneurship and Gender Relations among Ira ni ans in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. In Ira nian Refugees and Exiles since Khomeini, edited by Asghar Fathi, 180 204. Costa Mesa, CA: Mazda. Moallem, Minoo. 1999. Universalization of Particulars: The Civic Body and Gendered Citizenship in Iran...
Published: 24 April 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012108-008
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1210-8
... significantly from what we have now. Let us start by observing that every vision of what life is constructs a world. In fact, that is what the cosmovision concept means. This applies as much to the cosmovisions of ethnic groups as it does to the dominant cosmovision of moder- nity, European in origin, even if...
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By Janet Carsten
Published: 26 July 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478005698-011
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0569-8
... were intensified with the Second Malaysia Plan of 1971 75, after ethnic riots in Kuala Lumpur in 1969 and as part of a New Economic Policy from 1971 to 1990 designed to address Malay eco- nomic grievances, mainly through encouraging Malay urbanization and entry into entrepreneurships and managerial...
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By Sima Shakhsari
Published: 17 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007333-009
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0733-3
... (blog), 181 89 electronic curtain, 19, 38, 215 embodiment, 30, 144 empire, 8, 13, 26 27, 31, 38, 68, 113, 121, 189, 193 entrepreneurship, 7 8, 13, 28, 30 31, 39, 47, 113, 168, 170 71, 174, 177, 181, 189 90, 192 94 ethicopolitics, 12, 30, 71, 76, 91, 113 15, 117, 122, 133, 135 36, 141, 152, 164, 169, 188...
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By Daniel Mains
Published: 13 September 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007043-009
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0704-3
...references Aalen, Lovise. 2011. The Politics of Ethnicity in Ethiopia: Actors, Power, and Mobilisation under Ethnic Federalism. Leiden: Brill. Abbink, Jon. 2006a. Discomfiture of Democracy? The 2005 Election Crisis in Ethio- pia and Its Aftermath. African Affairs 105 (419): 173 99. Abbink, Jon...
Published: 14 September 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012726-011
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1272-6
..., 151, 160. See also compe- tition; entrepreneurship education, 82 elites, 67 68, 212 13n33, 213n34 elsewhere, xi, 2, 8, 142, 164 66, 169, 175, 192, 203, 211n26 embodied practices, xi, 1 7, 10 13, 17, 29, 85, 87, 92, 95, 112, 207n2, 213n37. See also body; clothing/fashion practices; friendship...
Published: 08 November 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007319-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0731-9
... hotels because they are searching for ethnic and creative props to fashion themselves as politically progressive and racially enlightened. In returning to the city from the spiceless (white) suburbs, they are searching for what Stuart Hall called the spectacle of eth- nicity. 37 So the Creative Capital...
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By Ana Yolanda Ramos-Zayas
Published: 10 April 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478009252-011
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0925-2
... empire, US. See colonialism; sovereignty; United States, and imperialism empregadas. See domestic workers entitlement, 14, 38, 41, 59, 63, 131, 138 39, 213 entrepreneurial selves, 17 18, 234n14 entrepreneurship, 6 7, 53, 70 77, 245n14; billionaires and, 227, 242n11; Calle Loiza and, 83 94; interiority...
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By Louise Meintjes
Published: 21 July 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373636-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7363-6
..., Technology, Community, Identity, edited by Gerry Bloustien, Margaret Peters, and Susan Luckman, 162 83. Farnham, U.K.: Ashgate. Comaroff, Jean. 1985. Body of Power: Spirit of Resistance. Chicago: University of Chi- cago Press. Comaroff, John L., and Jean Comaroff. 2009. Ethnicity, Inc. Chicago: University of...
Published: 14 September 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012726-004
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1272-6
... empowering, liberating, and even revolutionary or described as a dismal sign of increasing precarity in the labor market as the logics of flexibility, creativity, and entrepreneurship place the onus on individuals to cultivate themselves to succeed in the marketplace. I argue for a more nuanced en- gagement...
Published: 13 September 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007043-001
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0704-3
... sticky red mud. It is in the construction of urban infrastructures that abstract citizen/state relations materialize. Jimma resi- dents blamed ethnic politics and a corrupt city government for the failed construction. They claimed they would never again give their money to sup- port such a project...
Published: 14 September 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012726-009
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1272-6
... argument with regard to digital media bricolage and its potential to create rupture even as it reinforces con temporary discourses of entrepreneurship in India. He argues for an attention to jugaad, a Hindi term he glosses as a hack, a way to creatively make a life in a system that is other wise...
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By Farzaneh Hemmasi
Published: 10 April 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012009-001
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1200-9
..., Armenian, Assyrian, Kurdish, Arab, and other ethnicities (Bozorgmehr 1997, 2011; Kelley, Friedlander, and Colby 1993). Immediately following the revolution and the termination of Iranian and American diplomatic rela- tions, US borders were closed to most Iranians hoping to move to or study in America...
Published: 07 August 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012351-008
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1235-1
... Chiang Mai. Honolulu: University of Hawai i Press. Johnson, Andrew Alan. 2016a. Dreaming about the Neighbors: Magic, Orientalism and Entrepreneurship in the Consumption of Thai Religious Goods in Singapore. South East Asia Research 24, no. 4: 445 61. Johnson, Andrew Alan. 2016b. Ghost Mothers: Kinship...