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Published: 22 March 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395867-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9586-7
... 6 Local and Not-­So-­Local Exchanges Alternative Economies, Ethnography, and Social Science Da . vid J Hess In a very autobiographical talk on June 26, 2004, Edgar Cahn (Cahn and Grey-­Cahn 2004) described some of the...
Published: 01 January 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395065-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9506-5
... Sonia Maria P. P. Bergamasco and Luiz Antonio Norder   Rural Settlements and the MST in São Paulo 10 From Social Conflict to the Diversity of Local Impacts São Paulo is Brazil’s most populous...
Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822396352-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9635-2
...Steve 1. Stern The Decentered Center and the Expansionist Periphery The Paradoxes of Foreign-Local Encounter Introduction: Conceptual Dilemmas Latin America: Whether one notes that Bolfvar's panoramic vision of Spanish American destiny was premised on a vision of colonizers and...
Published: 01 October 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394525-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9452-5
... 6 Local Rivers, Global Reaches in chAPtEr 4, I noted that the river- focused actors with whom I worked were all, to some extent, embedded in the complex state- development apparatus against which they often struggled. By...
... PART I Global Technologies, States Policies, and Local Realities Part I explores intersections of, and interactions among, local, national, and global influences on diverse reproductive practices. The chapters con- sider conceptual and methodological challenges anthropologists face when...
Published: 04 March 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393948-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9394-8
...chapter 5 / CECILIA VAN HOLLEN Birth in the Age of AIDS Local Responses to Global Policies and Technologies in South India he hiv/aids pandemic, along with biomedical treatments and Tglobal health programs to prevent mother-to-child transmission of hiv, is...
Published: 04 March 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393948-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9394-8
...chapter 6 / ELLEN GRUENBAUM Competing Globalizing Influences on Local Muslim Women’s Reproductive Health and Human Rights in Sudan Women’s Rights, International Feminism, and Islamism rticulating the centuries-long processes of globalization has received...
Published: 19 June 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392569-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9256-9
... attempt to electrocute her, and the many assaults she suffered throughout her marriage made her a paraplegic at age thirty-eight. Her husband was found guilty by a local court, but fifteen years later he was still enjoying his freedom due to successive procedural appeals against his conviction in a...
Published: 27 June 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388029-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8802-9
... π The Local and the Global: Internal and External Factors in the Development of Bahia’s Cacao Sector Mary...
Published: 23 December 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386261-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8626-1
... 35 of 314 Chapter One The National and the Local: Ballyhoo and the U.S. Film Audience o advertise Flight, Columbia Pictures’s 1929 ‘‘all-talking roadshow 7158 Smoodin...
Published: 19 October 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386162-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8616-2
... CHAPTER 3 The Memory of the Local: The Stories the Buranjis Tell Buranjis record the history of Assam. I grew up with this assertion, but it was not until 1992 that I saw a buranji. The buranji that Domboru De- odhai showed me...
Published: 24 February 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387718-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8771-8
... Fight Over the Face of Tampere A Sneaking Transformation of a Local Political Field Markus Laine THE GROWTH OF CITIES is based on a whole range of economic and social processes, which are woven together into complex historical transfor...
Published: 24 February 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387718-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8771-8
... Calculating the Futures Stability and Change in a Local Energy Production System Taru Peltola ENERGY, OR MORE PRECISELY, the change of energy from a more intensive to a less intensive form, drives the world. This is equally true of...
Published: 15 November 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386025-015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8602-5
... 14 The Production of Local Knowledge In the ingenio, Arnaldo wanted to go to the jungle, but we were not from therePeople were afraid he’d get lost. But when he got back here, he went to the bush and came back with...
Published: 27 September 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384052-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8405-2
... CHAPTER SEVEN Local Television and Community Politics in Brazil São Paulo’s TV Anhembi In 1992, at the ninth annual Videobrazil International Festival in São Paulo, Brazil, Jon Alpert, veteran U.S. video activist and cofounder of New York City’s Downtown Community...
Published: 01 January 1993
DOI: 10.1215/9780822397731-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9773-1
Published: 22 March 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395867-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9586-7
... 4 From Local Ethnographies to Global Movement Experience, Subjectivity, and Power among Four lobalization Alter-­g Actors Geoffrey Pleyers Fifteen hours into the August 2005 gathering of Zapatista comandantes...
Published: 09 July 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393245-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9324-5
... 3 LOCAL KNOWLEDGE AND RISK MANAGEMENT AMONG PROFESSIONAL GUINEA PIGS So you know, when you start doing studies you start meeting the regulars that have been doing trials frequently, maybe ten years if not longer, and they are fine. You hear from time to time some...
... local Timeline in relaTion To naTional liberaTion 1986 An attempt by the num to organize black workers at Cinderella fails. February 1990 Nelson Mandela is released from prison, and the anc is...
Published: 14 November 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389057-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8905-7
...POLITICAL ENGAGEMENTS 3 SHANNON SPEED AND XOCHITL LEYVA SOLANO 9 Global Discourses on the Local Terrain Human Rights in Chiapas n recent decades, accelerated processes of globalization have given rise to Iso-called global discourses, or sets of ideas and...