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Published: 01 January 1999
DOI: 10.1215/9780822379522-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7952-2
...part II: self chapter 3 Identity Politics and the Politics of Identity After loss of Identity, the most potent modern terror is loss of sexuality, or, as Descartes didn't say, "I fuck therefore I am." -Jeanette Winterson, Art and Lies, '995 In the United States, much of...
Published: 01 January 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393092-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9309-2
... ∂CHAPTER 6 ‘‘New Mexico for New Mexicans Race and the Redefinition of Regional Identity for Mexicans, 1880–1912 At the threshold of the twentieth century Senator Albert Beveridge of Indiana delivered the most outspoken opposition to...
Book: Reggaeton
Published: 01 January 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392323-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9232-3
... deborah pacini hernandez Dominicans in the Mix Reflections on Dominican Identity, Race, and Reggaeton I have been writing about Dominican communities and their music since the early 1980s, and have followed the trajectories of merengue and then bachata...
Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392590-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9259-0
...I RE-VISIONING AMERICAN WOMEN IN THE WORLD WOMEN’S MISSION IN HISTORICAL PERSPECTIVE American Identity and Christian Internationalism Jane H. Hunter he events of the early twenty-first century present a challenge to his...
Published: 15 January 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392538-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9253-8
... Chapter One MAPPING THE LANDSCAPE OF NATIONAL IDENTITY IN UZBEKISTAN Clarice, the glorious city, has a tormented history. . . . Populations and cus- toms have changed several times; the name, the site, and the...
Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392590-014
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9259-0
... THREE AFRICAN AMERICAN WOMEN MISSIONARIES IN THE CONGO, 1887–1899 The Confluence of Race, Culture, Identity, and Nationality Sylvia M. Jacobs n the 1600s, Christianity could be found in Africa only in parts of...
Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392712-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9271-2
... realized until 1796), and of forcing British inhabitants living on now American soil to assume U.S. national allegiances and identities. By setting this new U.S.-Canadian boundary, the U.S. Congress put into motion centripetal forces intrinsic to the formation of any nation-state: they promoted popu...
Published: 22 March 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392774-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9277-4
...The City as Subject Performing the Postsocialist City Beijing Identity in Art, Film, and Fiction In the thirteenth century Marco Polo declared that Bei- jing was so vast, rich, and beautiful that no one could design anything superior to it...
Published: 22 March 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392774-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9277-4
...Consuming the Postsocialist City 4 Shanghai Identity in Art, Film, and Fiction The modern Chinese city is the product of contact between East and West. Those individuals who, through contact with Western culture, have...
Published: 16 March 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391944-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9194-4
... 4^ Chapter Five 64 Who Are Africans? Designing with Identity When I was a grad student, “identity” seemed to be the watchword of both the humanities and the social sciences. As Stuart Hall recognized in his now-­famous article “Who Needs ‘Identity...
Published: 01 April 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392101-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9210-1
...7 sergio serulnikov Patricians and Plebeians in Late Colonial Charcas Identity, Representation, and Colonialism The demise of Spanish rule in Latin America in the early nine- teenth century was linked, among other factors, to the consolidation of a Creole identity and...
Published: 01 April 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392101-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9210-1
...9 karen d. caplan Indigenous Citizenship Liberalism, Political Participation, and Ethnic Identity in Post-Independence Oaxaca and Yucatán According to the Mexican national state, there were no more indigenous people in the country after 1824. ‘‘Indigenousness...
Published: 08 July 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392156-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9215-6
... Duchess Harris and Bruce Baum Jefferson’s Legacies Racial Intimacies and American Identity n his Notes on the State of Virginia (1787), Thomas Jefferson wrote, “The Iwhole commerce between master and slave is a perpetual exercise of the most boisterous passions...
Published: 02 December 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391067-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9106-7
... Chapter 2 Sarah A. Radcliffe, Nina Laurie, and Robert Andolina Development-with-Identity: Social Capital and Andean Culture aving traced the transnational networks and paradigms concerned with Hindigenous...
Published: 07 August 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391142-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9114-2
...five Teaching and Unteaching National Identity Studying citizenship and national belonging as cultural practices means taking seriously the ways in which ordinary people understand and in- terpret these concepts in their everyday...
Published: 03 August 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391227-030
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9122-7
...25 Seeking an American Identity (Working inward from the Margins) I’ve never much liked the colors red, white, and navy blue. I’m not sure whether my distaste was aesthetic or a foreshadowing of future conflicts around being a U.S. citizen...
Published: 01 August 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393009-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9300-9
... kandaru heiranim.] —Omar Khayyam introduction National Cinema, Modernity, and Iranian National Identity ision, visuality, and theatricality have a long history in Iranian...
Published: 01 March 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393085-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9308-5
... 4 — Nikki S. Lee’s Projects and the Repackaging of the Politics of Identity or four years, from 1997 through 2001, Nikki S...
Published: 15 October 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393207-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9320-7
...| BIOSOVEREIGNTY | Mappings of Chineseness | iv JENNIFER A. LIU Making Taiwanese (Stem Cells) | IDENTITY, GENETICS, AND HYBRIDITY A prominent stem cell researcher announced that the aim of his study was to establish human embryonic stem cell ‘‘lines with genetic charac...
Published: 09 July 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393245-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9324-5
... 2 MARKET RECRUITMENT, IDENTITY, AND RESISTANCE AMONG PROFESSIONAL GUINEA PIGS ‘‘THE RENT-USE OF YOUR BODY AND THE INSIDE OPERATING FLUIDS’’ When asked about what they think they are being compensated for as participants in a trial, volunteers do not hesitate. KingLabRat, a thirty...