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Published: 10 June 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822378884-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7888-4
Published: 10 June 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822378884-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7888-4
Published: 10 June 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822378884-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7888-4
Series: New Americanists
Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822398387-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9838-7
Series: ANIMA: Critical Race Studies Otherwise
Published: 05 February 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478002543-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0254-3
Published: 28 June 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021612-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2161-2
Published: 01 January 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377566-025
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7756-6
..., 38, 48 36, 152, 206, 224n9; flag of, 196, 207, 222, Hwang Sŏn-­hong, 201, 224n1 228; food and, 338–39, 364, 368, 370–74; Hyŏn Chin-­gŏn, 22, 30, 33n22 frugality of, 367; Kimchi War and, 373, 374; Hyŏn Chunho, 222...
Series: Critical Global Health: Evidence, Efficacy, Ethnography
Published: 20 September 2019
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0700-5
... Yorkers (Donald Trump, David Koch, Alice Walton all climate- change de- niers) reside. Meanwhile low- and middle- income New Yorkers, packed into tiny apartments and necessarily frugal about their energy use in our very expensive city, were nonetheless dispro- A PLANETARY PARABLE 7 portionately exposed...
Series: Elements
Published: 13 September 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478005346-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0534-6
... by Protestantism, but was advocated as an end in itself, rather than as a doctrinal creed. Frank- lin s famous thirteen virtues included temperance, order, frugality, and industry: Lose no time. Be always employed in something useful. Cut off all unnecessary actions. However, in this list, crafted by the son...
Published: 21 August 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375548-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7554-8
...- tion that the young lieutenant she had first met on a double date while I was working with Hungarian refugees at Camp Kilmer in New Brunswick, New Jersey, was interested in seminary. She not only adjusted well to the frugal life of a gradu­ate student who arrived on campus with no savings...
Published: 01 January 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377566-022
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7756-6
... generated by government campaigns against kwasobi (literally “excessive consumptionthe term applied to the phenomenon of consuming beyond what was considered appropriate.24 366  Katarzyna J. Cwiertka These campaigns, conducted during the late 1980s and early 1990s, focused on patriotic frugality...
Published: 21 August 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7554-8
... as an advocate for some form of self-­ government it seemed im­por­tant that I meet with as many representatives of the local ­people as I could reach in a two-­week visit. Seeking to follow the standards of frugality that brought President Car­ter considerable attention, but in retrospect very ­little...
Series: Black Outdoors: Innovations in the Poetics of Study
Published: 06 November 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012672-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1267-2
... A U- turn from the alcoholics described in Bourgois s work, Wac- quant s informant Butch is pugilistic frugality incarnate: he trains and boxes with sobriety and economy; he knows how to deny himself for very long peri- ods of time any deviation from the dietary, sexual, emotional or professional...
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By Stephanie Newell
Published: 10 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007067-001
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0706-7
.... At a practical Introduction 13 level, Lagosians responses to globalization include frugality and the recy- cling of trash, changing their relationship with waste in ways that prevent the materialization of disgust. Likewise, the artistic transformation of rub- bish into beautiful, symbolic, or useful objects...
Published: 17 April 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012047-016
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1204-7
... message that his generation is wasteful. In his village, the old man reminisced, people frugally saved all pig substance to be good stewards of the environment and pay homage to every piece of a life expended for fleeting human ends. They tried to eat morally, as it is now called in the United States, all...
Published: 23 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021384-024
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2138-4
... was right in thinking that his father s childhood held the secret to his frugality, and as Mick s hoard gradually passed from the gloom of the garage into the pallid light of that early winter day, it occurred to Gil that this collection of unused things served as a kind of memory museum whereby his father...
Book Chapter

By Alex Blanchette
Published: 17 April 2020
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1204-7
... insightful foreword, Lucas Verweij contrasts Meindertsma s findings with the claims of an old Sicilian gentleman who chided Verweij with the moral message that his generation is wasteful. In his village, the old man reminisced, people frugally saved all pig substance to be good stewards of the environment...
Published: 25 September 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012450-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1245-0
...: it returned food to the status of practical utility, and in so doing it excised taste entirely from the act of eating. Culinary science was a Progressive- era reform movement that originated in domestic science, first advanced in social reformer Lydia Maria Child s manual The Frugal House wife (1829...
Published: 15 May 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478009214-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0921-4
... thanks to the elementary desire for frugality that directs us to not destroy wealth. Man is a form of capital, repeated Edmond About in a best- selling book on insurance, where he specified that the value of this capital depends on its association with others: You know that the wheels on cars, by being...
Published: 04 June 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021476-001
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2147-6
... viol­ence. Yet t­ oday Gandhi s ideas appear archaic, and an import­ ant question is how to under- stand the difficulties of sustaining such notions of frugality, forbearance, and nonviolence in a context in which the state might perform its secular mandate in the letter of the law, while it is common...