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Series: Experimental Futures
Published: 01 February 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478002567-004
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0256-7
Series: e-Duke books scholarly collection.
Published: 21 August 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395553-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9555-3
Published: 06 March 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478009023-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0902-3
Published: 23 February 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375890-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7589-0
Published: 30 October 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375913-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7591-3
Published: 29 October 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021957-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2195-7
Book Chapter

By Bruce O'Neill
Published: 17 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373278-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7327-8
... ethnographically an illicit market for sexual favors unfolding in the bathroom stalls of the Gara de Nord railway station. Staffed and frequented by homeless men, the market also caters to gay Romanian professionals and foreign tourists. While the quick cash and titillating rushes made possible by these sex...
Book Chapter

By The Project on Vegas
Published: 07 September 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375234-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7523-4
... This chapter explores the use and meaning of water on the Strip, not from the more traditional perspectives of environment or politics, but rather as an entertainment spectacle and even high-tech new media phenomenon. Water transactions and displays—such as the illicit sale of water bottles...
Published: 12 May 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372875-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7287-5
... to explain the flaws in the justice system, especially those related to the application of the drug laws that had led to a dramatic increase of the incarcerated population. Her analysis later informed changes in legislation and judicial illicit drug control. Her study on vaccine acceptability, which...
Published: 25 March 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374589-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7458-9
... is an exception, endorsing street fairs, marketplaces, and awareness of Chinese cultural heritage to facilitate registered bilateral trade and investment. These advances are overshadowed by illicit transnational employment rings whose Chinese victims speak of inhumane conditions in northern Mexico’s factories...
Published: 11 November 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375050-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7505-0
... significance than their detractors recognized. These illicit actions represent freedpeople’s protest against the retraction of the all-too-brief benefits they had gained during the early 1840s. Sugar Duties Act crisis economy Portuguese Madeirans arson obeah theft crime protest ...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-123
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... Trinidad to La Paz over thirty-four days in 1990. The motivations behind the march emerged especially in the department of Beni, as a reaction against the appropriation of ancestral indigenous lands by logging companies, and to the south of Moxos province, as a reaction against encroachment by illicit coca...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-105
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... The authoritarian regimes of General Hugo Banzer Suárez and General Luis García Meza stood out not only for their harsh repression of political dissent, but also for their increasingly extensive involvement in illicit cocaine traffcking. The courageous journalism of René Bascopé Aspiazu (1951–84...
Book Chapter

By Didier Fassin
Published: 12 May 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7287-5
... system, especially those related to the application of the drug laws that had led to a dramatic increase of the incarcerated population. Her analysis later informed changes in legislation and judicial illicit drug control. Her study on vaccine acceptability, which underlined the complexity of dissenting...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-120
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... thirty-four days in 1990. The motivations behind the march emerged especially in the department of Beni, as a reaction against the appropriation of ancestral indigenous lands by logging companies, and to the south of Moxos province, as a reaction against encroachment by illicit coca growers. The march...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-091
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... Banzer Suárez and General Luis García Meza stood out not only for their harsh repression of political dissent, but also for their increasingly extensive involvement in illicit cocaine traffcking. The courageous journalism of René Bascopé Aspiazu (1951–84) exposed the networks of complicity involving...