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Series: Asia-Pacific, culture, politics, and society
Published: 01 January 1995
DOI: 10.1215/9780822396307-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9630-7
Published: 09 June 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394662-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9466-2
Published: 11 February 2000
DOI: 10.1215/9780822380238-014
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8023-8
Series: American Encounters/Global Interactions
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386087-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8608-7
...El Agua de la Revolución (The Water of the Revolution) The chapter opens with the ill-fated effort by the “apostle of Mexican democracy,” Francisco I. Madero, shortly before the Mexican Revolution to unite his fellow landowning, riverine Laguneros to lobby the government for a high dam...
Published: 19 May 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373063-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7306-3
... how a shifting kaleidoscope of local and national actors transcended class and political divisions to form coalitions that lobbied for and against the dam as it became a contentious symbol of postrevolutionary envirotechnical modernity. At the same time, because of its smaller scale and individual...
Series: Global Insecurities
Published: 14 December 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9781478004301-008
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0430-1
... the week, they would always call if either of the two individuals passed through the lobby. This happened rarely before 7 pm. This situation made it difficult to gather some information about the man’s activities before they left. Since they stayed in a pension, rather than an apartment, the team surmised...
Series: Global Insecurities
Published: 05 February 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374725-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7472-5
....” The chapter recounts the process of ethnogenesis through which Somali Bantu refugees in Dadaab consolidated an identity that would gain traction, while lobbying for resettlement in countries they selected, cultivating support from UNHCR staff, intervening in refugee verification procedures, taking on new...
Published: 19 May 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373063-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7306-3
... The chapter opens with the ill-fated effort by the “apostle of Mexican democracy,” Francisco I. Madero, shortly before the Mexican Revolution to unite his fellow landowning, riverine Laguneros to lobby the government for a high dam on the Nazas River—a project President Díaz already supported...
Book Chapter

By Catherine Besteman
Series: Global Insecurities
Published: 05 February 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7472-5
... consolidated an identity that would gain traction, while lobbying for resettlement in countries they selected, cultivating support from UNHCR staff, intervening in refugee verification procedures, taking on new family configurations, and accepting as their own generalized stories of suffering. Because...
... of the 1920s and 1930s. It describes how a shifting kaleidoscope of local and national actors transcended class and political divisions to form coalitions that lobbied for and against the dam as it became a contentious symbol of postrevolutionary envirotechnical modernity. At the same time, because of its...
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By Kathryn Lynn Stoner
... Commission in 1928. Since then the commission has both lobbied for and written studies on the legal and economic statuses of women in Latin America. The Cuban delegation was particularly active in these efforts before 1958, which resulted in rich materials on Cuba. The Organization of American States Library...
Published: 09 May 1991
DOI: 10.1215/9780822381686-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8168-6
... Commission in 1928. Since then the commission has both lobbied for and written studies on the legal and economic statuses of women in Latin America. The Cuban delegation was particularly active in these efforts before 1958, which resulted in rich materials on Cuba. The Organization of American States Library...
Published: 09 May 1991
DOI: 10.1215/9780822381686-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8168-6
... Commission in 1928. Since then the commission has both lobbied for and written studies on the legal and economic statuses of women in Latin America. The Cuban delegation was particularly active in these efforts before 1958, which resulted in rich materials on Cuba. The Organization of American States Library...
Published: 09 May 1991
DOI: 10.1215/9780822381686-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8168-6
... Commission in 1928. Since then the commission has both lobbied for and written studies on the legal and economic statuses of women in Latin America. The Cuban delegation was particularly active in these efforts before 1958, which resulted in rich materials on Cuba. The Organization of American States Library...
Published: 09 May 1991
DOI: 10.1215/9780822381686-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8168-6
... Commission in 1928. Since then the commission has both lobbied for and written studies on the legal and economic statuses of women in Latin America. The Cuban delegation was particularly active in these efforts before 1958, which resulted in rich materials on Cuba. The Organization of American States Library...
Published: 09 May 1991
DOI: 10.1215/9780822381686-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8168-6
... Commission in 1928. Since then the commission has both lobbied for and written studies on the legal and economic statuses of women in Latin America. The Cuban delegation was particularly active in these efforts before 1958, which resulted in rich materials on Cuba. The Organization of American States Library...
Published: 09 May 1991
DOI: 10.1215/9780822381686-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8168-6
... Commission in 1928. Since then the commission has both lobbied for and written studies on the legal and economic statuses of women in Latin America. The Cuban delegation was particularly active in these efforts before 1958, which resulted in rich materials on Cuba. The Organization of American States Library...
Published: 09 May 1991
DOI: 10.1215/9780822381686-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8168-6
... Commission in 1928. Since then the commission has both lobbied for and written studies on the legal and economic statuses of women in Latin America. The Cuban delegation was particularly active in these efforts before 1958, which resulted in rich materials on Cuba. The Organization of American States Library...
Published: 09 May 1991
DOI: 10.1215/9780822381686-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8168-6
... Commission in 1928. Since then the commission has both lobbied for and written studies on the legal and economic statuses of women in Latin America. The Cuban delegation was particularly active in these efforts before 1958, which resulted in rich materials on Cuba. The Organization of American States Library...