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Published: 01 January 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389460-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8946-0
Published: 06 August 1999
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8012-2
...Free Bargaining in Family Law ...
Published: 06 August 1999
DOI: 10.1215/9780822380122-015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8012-2
Published: 11 February 2000
DOI: 10.1215/9780822380238-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8023-8
Series: e-Duke books scholarly collection.
Published: 01 January 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392477-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9247-7
Book Chapter

By Sarah C. Chambers
Published: 29 April 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7556-2
... family law alimony child support custody Siete Partidas ...
Published: 29 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375562-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7556-2
... Chapter 6 argues that the adjudication of family law after independence had political implications. Until the 1850s Chilean judges required fathers (and occasionally other family members) to provide for their dependents. Faced with an increase in lawsuits for maintenance, especially from...
Published: 29 April 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7556-2
... rather than property, and chapter 5 argues that the petitions filed by families of those who had given their lives for the nation resulted in a significant expansion of the military pension system. Facing chronic budget shortfalls and strictly interpreting eligibility laws, treasury officials rejected...
Series: Global Insecurities
Published: 06 May 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374176-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7417-6
... This chapter focuses on the realities created by the securitization of U.S. immigration law. Deported 1.5-generation Salvadorans have found themselves essentially exiled from the homes and families that they knew in the United States. In El Salvador, they encounter a somewhat alien country where...
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By Anne-Maria Makhulu
Published: 30 September 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375111-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7511-1
... argues that men and women living in the settlements refashioned the political economy of work—despite challenges of distance, racism, and the law—placing greatest significance on family unity and intimacy. If pass laws, many argued, effectively denied the right to love, illegal migrants resolved to put...
Published: 08 April 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374145-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7414-5
... In chapter 4 the extended family attends two large reunions held in North Carolina, one of which is also the occasion of scattering into the ocean the ashes of a beloved brother-in-law, brother to the writer’s husband, a man who was a lifelong activist for both racial justice and gay rights...
Series: Global Insecurities
Published: 06 May 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374176-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7417-6
... law) to instead consider the ways in which war, emigration, immigration policies, family separations, silences, and deportation dismember bodies, lives, families, and nations. The chapter treats dis/memberment not only as a form of breaking apart but also as the denial of membership and the erasure...
Published: 29 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375562-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7556-2
... were presumed to act independently of their wives and in-laws. José Miguel Carrera Javiera Carrera exile correspondence family ...
Book Chapter

By Sarah C. Chambers
Published: 29 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375562-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7556-2
... The conclusion suggests avenues for future research on family and politics during the independence period throughout Latin America and analyzes later trends in Chilean history. In the 1850s, confident that public and domestic order had been reestablished, legislators codified laws regulating...
Published: 29 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375562-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7556-2
... Families of most military officers depended upon salaries rather than property, and chapter 5 argues that the petitions filed by families of those who had given their lives for the nation resulted in a significant expansion of the military pension system. Facing chronic budget shortfalls...
Published: 22 May 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395706-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9570-6
... , published in 1927. The novel’s author, Mário de Andrade, also led the planning of Brazil’s national heritage bureaucracy. It argues that national memory is absolutely dependent on the intimacy of home and family, not as metaphors writ large but as spaces for defining essential national qualities...
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By Jane Lazarre
Published: 08 April 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7414-5
..., recording several key experiences: the college graduation, a brother-in-law’s death, the impact of motherhood, and years of teaching the African American autobiographical tradition to undergraduates in a small liberal arts college in New York City. The prologue introduces the story of a change in a white...
Published: 05 May 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373124-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7312-4
... Philippines and the historical evolution of the country’s tourism economy. Originally, the development of tourism in the Philippines was aimed at improving the country’s global reputation during martial law. Eventually, the focus of tourism shifted toward exploiting balikbayans by transforming repatriating...
Published: 29 April 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7556-2
..., but husbands were presumed to act independently of their wives and in-laws. José Miguel Carrera Javiera Carrera exile correspondence family Chapter 2 draws upon petitions, intercepted letters, military communiqués, and courts martial to explore how families mobilized politically and experienced...
Published: 07 April 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373162-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7316-2
... This chapter contrasts the decision in Oliphant v. Suquamish with the Indian Child Welfare Act to show how both rely on biopolitics of Indianness. It maintains that available ways to represent Indigenous peoples within federal law and policy are routed through the notion of “Indianness...