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Published: 15 October 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376484-035
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7648-4
Published: 01 January 2010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9304-7
Series: The cultures and practice of violence series
Published: 25 July 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394327-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9432-7
Series: Refiguring American Music
Published: 01 January 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012795-004
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1279-5
... production how can critics account for a seeming continuity of revolution- ary aesthetic techniques even as the questions to which they served as answers are no longer pertinent?4 One of Baraka s solutions is to engage the past as history and personal/collective inventory mediated by (ambivalent figures...
Series: American Encounters/Global Interactions
Published: 03 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007432-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0743-2
... of Foreign Countries, 1897, Inventory 15, Rec ord Group 59, General Rec ords of the Department of State, nara; the dos­ created ledger that is Volume 2 in 883: Analyses of Reports on Consular Establishments of Foreign Powers, 1907, Inventory 15, nara; and the section of the Register of the Department...
Published: 29 November 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007029-001
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0702-9
..., enlarges memory s compass, through growth and stretch[ing] outward toward . . . expectation. 2 As a supplement to Mandelstam s earlier in- sight, Antonio Gramsci once described this kind of phenomenal operation as an inventory of traces and explained that the starting point of criti- cal elaboration...
Published: 01 May 1990
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382553-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8255-3
... The following inventory comprises those works that in the editors’ judgment Andrić used in preparing his dissertation. Of the more than 150 sources given in his chapter notes, the majority have been examined de visu . One exception is the group of a dozen works by Franciscan writers that had...
Published: 13 August 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013037-130
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1303-7
...LOGISTICAL SOFTWARE Software began in supply chain management, when paper parts and paper products became bound up in punched cards and magnetic tape a­ fter World War II. Richard Lilly, who was responsible for IBM s produc­ tion and inventory control system (PICS), recalls that, at first...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 30 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013099-015
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1309-9
... it the largest English town in the Carib- bean. The importance of trading opportunities in attracting people to Port Royal is shown by the very large number of merchants in the town. There are 118 Port Royal inventories surviving from the period 1686 1694, a fair- sized sample of a town with about 1,000...
Book Chapter

By Delinda Collier
Series: The Visual Arts of Africa and its Diasporas
Published: 18 September 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012313-224
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1231-3
... as it is hammered onto an anvil to form a sharp edge, part of the inventory of images of light, heat, and the force of the blacksmith. PLATE 5 Film still, Yeelen, directed by Souleymane Cissé (1987). Depicts a man with albinism walking backward as a result of a reverse- motion film technique to depict super...
Series: ANIMA: Critical Race Studies Otherwise
Published: 23 October 2020
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0907-8
...- mami for sharing her insights and irreverent humor. Constance Owen has been a fellow traveler for many years: thank you for your brilliant and endur- ing research assistance. There are, quite simply, no words with which I can thank Suvendrini Perera: no inventory can do justice. viii Acknowl edgMenTs...
Published: 13 March 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007197-029
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0719-7
... inventory provided to the immigra- tion official after the applicant is asked if he has any property in India, or rela- tives, anything. The list included the yellow of mustard blossoms stretching to the horizon, the old house with its damp walls and his sister s laughter, the smell of spices over a naked...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 20 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007609-085
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0760-9
... half of the twentieth century. We want to try the experience. That is why we are here, a group of men gathered together to scrutinize ideas, to sum up data, to take the inventory of the technical and moral values available with one goal in mind so rare among Haitians to stick together at all costs. We...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 20 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007609-014
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0760-9
..., but at the heart of it, occupying the middle third of the book and constituting its most original contribution to the literature of an- tislavery, is an astonishing inventory of the names of well over a hundred French colonists and the horrifying crimes they perpetrated in Saint-Domingue against their human...
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By Candace Fujikane
Published: 11 January 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021247-010
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2124-7
.... Beamer, Kamanamaikalani, and T. Ka eo Duarte. I palapala no ia aina: Documenting the Hawaiian Kingdom A Colonial Venture? Journal of Historical Geogra­ phy 35, no. 1 (2009): 66 86. Beamer, Kamanamaikalani, and Lorenz Gonschor. Toward an Inventory of Ahupua a in the Hawaiian Kingdom: A Survey...
Published: 13 August 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013037-012
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1303-7
... of, logistical media ­digital and nondigital to facilitate their sales and org­ an­ ize their inventory as a behemoth like Amazon does at an exponentially vaster scale. In­dep­ en­dent shops and individuals selling used rec­ords populate sites like eBay and Craigsl­ist, not to mention Discogs, the world s...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 30 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013099-032
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1309-9
... for superannuated field workers. Estate inventories do not give much information about the training in skills, if any, which was made available to young female slaves. The only instances in all the samples which suggest a period of apprenticeship are: Dido, aged fourteen, at Bodles Pen, who was learning...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 20 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007609-123
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0760-9
... communication within the country Encourage work on the development of tools such as grammars, dictionaries, lexicons in all areas Encourage work on programs of technical training for all sectors that need advanced training in the Creole language Perform inventory of everyone working on the Creole language...
Book Chapter

By Anthony Reed
Series: Refiguring American Music
Published: 01 January 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012795-008
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1279-5
... and legitimate range of, 135; meanings and obligations of, 114; New Black Aesthetic, 187, 203n37; as po liti cal proj ect, 153; radical, 60, 107, 129; riotous within, 9 10, 16 17, 20, 22, 90; as thingliness, 68, 117 Black Art (Baraka/Murray), 106, 115 20; inven- tion and inventory in, 115, 117; norms decen...
Published: 15 May 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478009214-006
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0921-4
... makes us strangers to ourselves. It confers on us a new identity. If we wish to grasp the way in which the so cio log i cal objectifica- tion of society decenters the subject, it is Quetelet we must read. Infinite Inventories and Perfect Tabulations Quetelet did not elaborate his sociology as a response...