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Published: 13 April 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395171-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9517-1
Published: 19 November 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395300-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9530-0
Published: 20 May 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383550-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8355-0
Published: 03 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373148-019
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7314-8
Published: 12 May 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372875-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7287-5
... For Federico Neiburg the involvement was direct with the people he was working with in Haiti, as his assistance was requested to help solve conflicts in the urban area where he was carrying out his research. Responding positively was both an ethical necessity and a pragmatic approach to be able...
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By Marc D. Perry
Published: 01 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374954-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7495-4
... A brief postscript revisits the book’s main arguments and contributions, and offers a closing vignette involving Cuban raperos in New Orleans. ...
Published: 14 October 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373933-016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7393-3
... Leading a major institution like the Duke University Medical Center and Health System necessarily involved both communication and reputational issues both within and beyond the institution. Under his tenure, Duke rose to be perceived as among the most innovative medical institutions...
Published: 17 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372721-034
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7272-1
... At the 2015 address to the university faculty, President Brodhead discusses three areas that are not strictly academic but that have been involved with Duke University since its founding: health care, athletics, and the city of Durham. ...
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By Robert Gay
Published: 16 March 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375777-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7577-7
... This chapter relates the experiences of Bruno, a young Brazilian man who joins the navy and is posted to the border with Bolivia. While he is there, he becomes involved with the trafficking of cocaine to the favelas of Rio de Janeiro, which are increasingly under the control of a criminal...
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By Alexis Pauline Gumbs
Published: 01 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007081-031
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0708-1
..., 80. 2 organizing system, No Humans Involved, 53. 3 gender is not a noun, Human Being as Noun 8 (citing Judith Butler). 4 third, the rise, On How We Mistook the Map for the Territory, 4. 5 ethnically rechristened African-American Studies, On How We Mistook the Map for the Territory, 5. 6...
Published: 01 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374824-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7482-4
... This chapter focuses on what the author labels “ergo-audition”: listening to sounds that we cause, be it consciously, semiconsciously, or unconsciously. Ergo-audition is different from passive listening and involves intervening in and usually attempting to control sounds or to control certain...
Published: 19 August 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373919-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7391-9
... This chapter discusses the Mars Desert Research Station, a habitat in the Utah desert where an early Mars settlement is simulated. Living and doing science at this site involves participants telling stories about the landscape that connects this place on Earth to Mars. Through language and...
Published: 24 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375586-024
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7558-6
... This chapter explains how Rosemarie and her husband, Vincent, founded Mennonite House. Describes the experience of creating an interracial community in Atlanta in 1961, how it worked, who became involved, and how people reacted to what they were doing (some positively, some negatively). ...
Published: 19 January 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376279-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7627-9
... This chapter describes the encounter between an antiretroviral therapy (art) research project and an extended family in rural East Africa. The meeting of research and lived realities involves multiple relations between the HIV virus, involving international science, the state, individuals...
Published: 15 July 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374114-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7411-4
... Since the turn of the new century, Asian Americans have increasingly involved themselves in U.S. legislative and juridical redress cases to bring justice to the Asian victims of Japanese imperial violence (e.g., House Resolution 121). This chapter examines Asian/American engagements in the...
Published: 29 April 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374558-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7455-8
... This chapter explores the diverse connections between the popular abolitionist movement and the struggles of the enslaved in the last years of slavery. It shows how, over the course of those years of struggle, networks of communication and protection were being developed that involved...
Published: 22 April 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374671-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7467-1
... This chapter argues that the U.S. occupation of the Panamá Canal Zone during World Wars I and II involved a medicalized state of war against venereal diseases and the sex trade. The U.S. military developed intricate spatial practices of racial and gender segregation that attempted both to...
Published: 22 April 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375142-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7514-2
... Ang Nawawal a (dir. Marie Jamora, 2012) and Rakenro l (dir. Quark Henares, 2011) are two coming-of-age feature films set in Manila’s indie rock scene. Because of their direct involvement in this scene, both indie directors hold the authenticity necessary for access to certain musical venues...
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-126
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... The Festival of Gran Poder (Great Power) involves the participation of more than fifty fraternities representing more than thirty thousand dancers from popular urban groups, middle-class sectors, and wealthy Aymara residents of the city of La Paz. The festival emerged in its current form in the...