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Series: Science and Cultural Theory
Published: 20 May 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383550-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8355-0
Series: American Encounters/Global Interactions
Published: 19 November 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395300-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9530-0
Published: 03 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373148-019
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7314-8
Published: 13 April 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395171-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9517-1
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...
Series: The public influences of African American churches ;
Published: 11 June 2003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8479-3
...Institutional Characteristics, Historical Contexts, and Black Church Civic Involvements ...
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By Didier Fassin
Published: 12 May 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7287-5
... mediation involvement violence gangs Haiti ...
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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 Marc D. Perry
Series: Refiguring American Music
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. Cuban raperos 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: 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: 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. Duke athletics Durham North Carolina Duke...
Book: Brutalism
Series: Theory in Forms
Published: 24 December 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027720-006
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2772-0
... is humanity's division into multiple racially typed class fractions. This involves making a distinction between solvent and insolvent human persons. And it involves a planetary-scale division between the “mobile part of humanity” and “wandering humanity.” surplus populations border-bodies population...
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...
Series: The Latin America Readers
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...
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...
Series: Religious Cultures of African and African Diaspora People
Published: 20 October 2023
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2714-0
...Preface The author explains some of the personal context out of which Black, Quare, and Then to Where is written. One part of this personal context involves Black churches' role of moral formation. Another part of this personal context involves the challenges and possibilities that arise...
Series: Critical Global Health: Evidence, Efficacy, Ethnography
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...
Series: ANIMA
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...
Series: Experimental Futures
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...