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Published: 01 January 2000
DOI: 10.1215/9780822396314-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9631-4
...4 Colorful Folk in the Landscape Fifth-Generation Filmmakers and Roots-Searchers Revolution means removal of that which is antiquated. The great man changes like a tiger. Hexagram 49, "Revolution (Molting Yijing A generation of Chinese grew up step by step, stride by stride...
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By Nancy Abelmann
Published: 30 October 2009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9158-6
... part i: the landscape ∞ here and there in chicagoland korean america Jim struggled with the distance between his college ideals and his own college realities. Like so many Korean Americans at the the U of I, he worried about his increasingly ethnic...
Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822396352-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9635-2
...II: Empirical Studies Deborah Poole Landscape and the Imperial Subject u. S. Images of the Andes, 1859-1930 In the woods I become a transparent eye-ball. I am nothing. I see all. The currents of the Universal Being circulate through me; I am part or particle of God. RALPH...
Published: 02 January 2002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8341-3
... landscape with human figure On New Year’s Day If hopefulness resides in what we can resolve to change, then let us give up sweets, nail-biting, cigarettes, the habits of our weak humanity—we can succeed if only we try hard enough, resist potato chips...
Published: 02 January 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383413-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8341-3
...Landscape with Human Figure Arguably, it is less beautiful because of you. A sweeping vista, trees discernable along a river’s bank where one imagines how a darkening of colors in the quiet shade must feel— not cool so much as safe, not wet but dank— as...
Published: 01 January 1992
DOI: 10.1215/9780822397861-014
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9786-1
..."Speaking with Names": Language and Landscape Among the Western Apache Keith H. Basso What we call the landscape is generally considered to be something "out there." But, while some aspects of the landscape are clearly external to both our bodies and our minds, what each...
Published: 01 January 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388562-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8856-2
...chapter one FRAMING ‘‘THE NEW JAMAICA’’ Feasting on the Picturesque Tropical Landscape If you wish to understand that consoling pity with which the islands were regarded, look at the tinted engravings of Antillean forests, with their proper palm trees...
Published: 10 December 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385042-056
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8504-2
Published: 20 June 1995
DOI: 10.1215/9780822381914-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8191-4
... 2 EMBATTLED PEOPLE OF THE LAND: THE RA SOCIAL LANDSCAPE, 1840-1875 Long before Navosavakadua was born, the Vatukaloko people made their history as "people of the land" in...
Published: 01 January 1994
DOI: 10.1215/9780822396666-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9666-6
Published: 07 April 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386681-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8668-1
...B The Dark Side of Landscape: Ideology and Power in the Christian Myth of the Desert james e. goehring In a fascinating study of English rustic landscape painting of the enclosure period (eighteenth to nineteenth centuries), art historian John Barrell un...
Published: 09 November 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385899-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8589-9
... CHAPTER THREE Screening a Contested Landscape Since long Ladakh has been attracting film-makers. It provides barren landscapes inhabited with joyous and hard-working people. Away from the noisy cities, one can find a perfect...
Published: 12 June 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390909-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9090-9
...3 Surveying the Landscape Congressional Foreign Policy Entrepreneurs since World War II Since World War II congressional foreign policy entrepreneurs have be‑ come an increasingly important part of the foreign policy landscape. How‑ ever, they are often overlooked by scholars...
Published: 12 June 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390909-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9090-9
...8 Part of the Landscape Conclusions on the Entrepreneur Effect As the preceding pages illustrate, the existence and importance of con‑ gressional foreign policy entrepreneurs cannot be denied. Across the en‑ tire period since World War II, a number of assertive MCs have chosen to lead...
Published: 01 January 1991
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390688-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9068-8
... 12 Topography and tropography in Thomas Hardy's "In Front of the Landscape" "In Front of the Landscape" Plunging and labouring on in a tide of visions, Dolorous and dear...
Published: 30 May 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391814-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9181-4
... chapter 1 The Restless Urban Landscape The Evolving Spatial Geography of Johannesburg Johannesburg somehow happened. It developed as needs surfaced, gratifying requirements that were current, but...
Published: 01 January 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391012-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9101-2
... one ‘‘A Rough Spade for a Rugged Landscape’’ On Savage Selves and More Civil Places The Tamil commercial film Karuthamma of 1994 opens with a bespectacled schoolteacher...
Published: 03 April 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383390-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8339-0
... four Farms Woven into the Landscape: Agricultural Developments, 1810–1850s Paper manufacturer Abner Austin was a keen observer of the social and economic goings-on in the Catskill area. In the mid-1830s he noted in a letter that ‘‘farmers near the River are turning their attention...
Published: 01 January 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389392-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8939-2
... He lived all this right around 1 here and he lived it for real. M á r i o d e A n d r a d e Landscape E r r a n t M o d e r n i s t A e s t h e t i c s i n B r a z i l Setting off on a...
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...