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Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-133
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... In early 2000, a broad cross-section of civil society in Cochabamba rose up to protest the privatization of water and corresponding rate hikes for water service. The Coalition for Defense of Water and Life brought together rural and urban sectors into a common force, including members of...
Published: 11 June 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384793-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8479-3
... 2 what a fellowship: civil society, african american churches, and public life Allison Calhoun-Brown The historic importance of black churches to the survival and liberation of individuals...
Published: 18 September 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388135-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8813-5
...3 To Kill and Survive or to Die and Become THE ACTIVE LIFE AND THE CONTEMPLATIVE LIFE AS WAYS OF BEING ADULT Every third thought shall be my grave. —Prospero in The Tempest The rhythm of activity and rest is one of the basic characteristics of all life, certainly of human life...
Published: 07 October 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373643
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7364-3
Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377580-030
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7758-0
... Prologue. Life, Death, and Tragic Homecoming uring 1973, my first year at the Film Center, I spent a work...
Published: 19 November 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377450-048
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7745-0
...Township Life, Marabastad, Pretoria Es’kia Mphahlele Es’kia Mphahlele (1919–2008) ended up in exile because of his political activities, as did many of the country’s black writers. Banned from teaching in 1951, Mphahlele left South Africa in 1957 before returning two decades later, when...
Published: 19 November 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377450-049
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7745-0
...Everyday Life in Soweto: The Photography of Santu Mofokeng Patricia Hayes Patricia Hayes is a professor of history at the University of the Western Cape. Her research concerns the relationship between photography and history in southern Africa, both in the colonial archive and in the...
Published: 29 May 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395744-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9574-4
... totally, uncondition- ally accept this way of life. —Gussie Gesulga Bowden, writing in 1985 Stockton magic city streets of the happy life poolhalls, girls and grass . . . Stockton! . . . Stockton, I remember you...
Published: 13 February 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395751-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9575-1
Published: 13 February 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395751-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9575-1
Published: 01 January 1997
DOI: 10.1215/9780822396673-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9667-3
...Rebellions of Everynight Life Celeste Fraser Delgado and Jose Esteban Munoz Tonight, at the Palace of Happiness, Federico presents the Big Dance with Two Orchestras: Noro Morales, the famous Puerto Rican pianist, and Ricardo Rico with his Authentic Dominicans, each playing Mer...
Published: 01 January 1996
DOI: 10.1215/9780822396376-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9637-6
... 7 "SUNLIGHT SOAP HAS CHANGED MY LIFE": HYGIENE, COMMODIFICATION, AND THE BODY IN COLONIAL ZIMBABWE Timothy Burke T Before European influence . . . natives lived more or...
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384915-017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8491-5
...Life on a Coffee Plantation John G. F. Wurdemann Despite the importance of sugar in colonial Cuban society, many of the island’s in- habitants had lived outside of the direct reach of the sugar plantation. In his Notes on Cuba, physician John G. F.Wurdemann contrasts the industrial...
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384915-046
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8491-5
...Life at the Mill Ursinio Rojas In the period from to the s, sugar was harvested and processed in what ana- lysts call ‘‘agro-industrial complexes Field workers, manyof them until the early s labor immigrants from Haiti and the British West Indies, cleared the land, prepared it for...
Published: 01 January 2001
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383222-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8322-2
... CHAPTER 4 Kinship in Hypertext: Transubstantiating Fatherhood and Information Flow in Artificial Life Stefan Helmreich 6489 Franklin / RELATIVE VALUES / sheet 126 of 530...
Published: 23 October 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384311-019
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8431-1
... MARYANNE DEVER, DENISE CUTHBERT, AND LINDSEY POLLAK Life After Women’s Studies: Graduates and the Labor Market Just as university students were sitting for their final examinations in 1998, an article appeared in the Australian...
Published: 19 March 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384366-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8436-6
... Chapter Two Laura’s Life: ‘‘How Did I Fall So Far After days of talking about the episode, I ask Laura about her previous ex- periences of collective action or of road...
Published: 19 March 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384366-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8436-6
... Chapter Seven Nana’s Life: ‘‘Thirty-six Years of Crap’’ Doing ethnography has dull moments, but it also has some cherished ones. The moment Nana handed me the crystal from...
Published: 01 January 1986
DOI: 10.1215/9780822399544-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9954-4
... Harry R. Moody The Meaning of Life and the Meaning of Old Age Editor's Introduction. In his wide-ranging philosophical essay, Harry R. Moody reminds us that timeless questions ("The Mean• ing of Life and the Meaning of Old Age") do not have timeless answers. All...
Published: 01 January 1986
DOI: 10.1215/9780822399544-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9954-4
... Kathleen Woodward Reminiscence and the Life Review: Prospects and Retrospects Editor's Introduction. In the first chapter of this section, Kath• leen Woodward examines the crucial element of subjectivity, the individual's relationship to the self. Because much...