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Published: 12 May 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822399070-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9907-0
Published: 13 January 1994
DOI: 10.1215/9780822381853-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8185-3
Published: 24 September 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390312-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9031-2
Published: 04 March 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394129-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9412-9
Published: 06 November 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012818-009
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1281-8
...A C K N O W L E D G M E N T S · 79 is for HORSE H I f the horse is both a military and a transport technology, then the sight of cavalry mounts being transported across the Indian rail-road presents something of a curiosity. On the one hand, horses were central to the establishment, expansion...
Published: 27 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375425-015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7542-5
.... 15 / The Land of the Horses I am a marked man. thomas mapfumo Leaves continued to fall during Th omas’s years in exile. Ian Smith succumbed in Cape Town at eighty-eight, ending in a state of “gloomy delight” at Zim- babwe’s myriad failures. Smith’s successor...
Published: 01 January 1992
DOI: 10.1215/9780822397854-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9785-4
Published: 01 January 1997
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382096-016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8209-6
Published: 01 January 1997
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382096-019
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8209-6
Published: 19 March 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822380863
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8086-3
Published: 25 April 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386889-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8688-9
Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382508-060
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8250-8
Published: 19 March 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013181-013
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1318-1
... forces. But then again, among mammals we also encounter the opposite: herds and packs that submit to hunters masquerading as alpha animals. Horses and cattle, wolves and camels, they all abandoned their ferocity and thereby enabled the basic differentiation between murder and war. Hunting gave rise to...
Published: 23 August 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478005278-004
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0527-8
... which he burned three rats to death in a gallery under the stage- name Mudman, or Jannis Kounellis s iconic 1969 Untitled (12 Horses) in which twelve horses were tethered to the wall in Rome s L Attico gallery.20 Through a reading of the rise of the animalwork and several of its con- 122 chapter...
Published: 19 August 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373780-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7378-0
... the threads of the string figure have been tracked far, remembering their cyborg littermates, woman and dog find themselves in histories of veterinary research, endocrinology from the 1930s on, Big Pharma, horse farming for estrogen, zoos, DES feminist activism, interrelated animal rights and women’s...
Published: 19 January 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376279-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7627-9
... ethnography from a malaria research program in Tanzania, the chapter shows that, somewhat contrary to critical arguments that regard PPPs as Trojan horses of industry interests in domains that should remain public and linked to the nation-state, these partnerships can serve many different interests. Because...
Published: 17 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007456-049
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0745-6
... scrubbing the forward deck. I saw with amazement a shiver went through me a long line of compartments of wood spread over the entire deck, out of which were sticking black and brown horse heads and necks. Oh, great Scott! Horses! What a pity! Splendid animals! What has that to do with it? I continually...
Published: 17 February 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373360-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7336-0
... boreal forest. Observers near and far criticize these oil fields as a form of atrocity. Less extreme cases attract less criticism than one might expect. In Texas, Oklahoma, and California, pump jacks sway like horses, a metal rodeo bucking up oil. To the resident, this oil land is home: a mosaic of water...
Published: 20 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007609-034
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0760-9
... heart attack, fell from his horse, and died. At the time, panama hats were popular and often worn by dignitaries. They were made in Ecuador, yet distributed globally from Panama. President Florvil Hyppolite died on 24 March 1896. There are other, lesser, known songs that also com- memorate this event...
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Published: 19 March 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822380863-014
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8086-3