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Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822396703-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9670-3
Series: Asia-Pacific : culture, politics, and society
Published: 01 January 2000
DOI: 10.1215/9780822397090-020
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9709-0
Series: American Encounters/Global Interactions
Published: 05 July 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386407-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8640-7
Series: Religious Cultures of African and African Diaspora People
Published: 09 August 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013112-016
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1311-2
Series: ANIMA: Critical Race Studies Otherwise
Published: 01 January 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372356-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7235-6
Series: e-Duke books scholarly collection.
Published: 01 January 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391418-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9141-8
Published: 15 November 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478005605-015
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0560-5
Series: Radical Perspectives
Published: 01 January 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376378-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7637-8
...Histories without Groups<subtitle>Lower-Strata Lives, Enduring Regional Practices, and the Prose of Colonial Nativism</subtitle> This chapter places these subaltern histories in a deeper historical framework, arguing that interracial histories are not transgressive as such, but must...
Published: 24 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375395-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7539-5
... This chapter is a manifesto for writing in the Indian subcontinent. The main thrust is toward producing writing, whether fiction or non-fiction, that makes sense of rampant violence in our society, especially violence against women and people from lower castes. Indian writing in English...
Series: Next Wave: New Directions in Women's Studies
Published: 26 February 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374749-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7474-9
... the lower court seeks to reduce the reach of the state, except that it does so by deploying an individualized, assimilationist, and transnational rights regime. Turning to the Supreme Court 2013 pronouncement, the analysis comes to grips with the ways it too is shaped by the imperatives...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 07 April 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373186-027
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7318-6
... European aesthetic patterns. Lower-class groups demanded and exercised a larger presence in political and cultural life and in the city itself, and intellectuals such as José Carlos Mariátegui began to question the omnipotence of the upper classes and the closed political system. Many critics noted...
Series: Religious Cultures of African and African Diaspora People
Published: 01 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374848-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7484-8
... This chapter uses archival documents as well as personal interviews to examine spirit-induced trembling (zakama) in the context of prophetic movements (kingunza) as a site of political contestation between the church, the colonial state, and the indigenous population in the Lower Congo...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 07 April 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373186-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7318-6
... too lax. Lima was seen as an epitome of “decadence,” with its vain upper classes, exuberant public life, lax social codes, belligerent lower classes, and deep racial mixing. The Bourbons’ efforts to tighten control of Lima and the rest of Peru, however, prompted criticism and various forms...
Published: 21 January 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375838-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7583-8
... are predicated on the intensification of the aspirations of lower-middle class youth and underscore how anticipation and hope intertwine with anxiety and uncertainty to produce a state of unsettlement—in Bunty aur Babil, and in the lives of many call center agents, moral imperatives prescribed by discourses...
Series: New Ecologies for the Twenty-First Century
Published: 19 October 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375012-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7501-2
..., people migrated higher in elevation. Life along the highway centers on the need to work in order to make a living in this area due to the inability of crops to produce as they do in lower altitude zones. At the same time, though, there is a counterdiscourse of antiwork whereby young men who are unable...
Published: 17 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373582-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7358-2
..., as a level of intensity that requires focused attention. Analogously, quiet photography names a heuristic for attending to the lower range of intensities generated by images assumed to be mute. The choice to “listen to” rather than simply “look at” images is a conscious decision to challenge the equation...
Published: 27 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375579-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7557-9
... and contemporary bourgeois attitudes, which have insisted on a top down “civilizing process” as proper sentiments trickle down from the bourgeoisie to the lower classes. civilizing process public health campaigns discrimination popular culture haunting ...
Series: Next Wave: New Directions in Women's Studies
Published: 26 February 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7474-9
... of the relationship between state and sexuality in postliberalized India. Thus the lower court seeks to reduce the reach of the state, except that it does so by deploying an individualized, assimilationist, and transnational rights regime. Turning to the Supreme Court 2013 pronouncement, the analysis comes to grips...
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By Diane M. Nelson
Published: 12 October 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375074-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7507-4
..., development, and postwar trauma resolution she once worked for—to being “100% Omnilife.” Omnilife is a Mexico-based vitamin business, sales of which allow people to accumulate points as well as profit from people lower down in their “pyramid.” Former guerrillas, grassroots organizers, Mayan movement activists...
Published: 09 September 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373926-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7392-6
... The opening months of 1981 witnessed an intensification of the conversation that had begun to take place between downtown artists, new wave musicians, and graffiti writers. Diego Cortez curated the New York/New Wave exhibition at PS1. Keith Haring curated the Lower Manhattan Drawing Show...