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Published: 24 September 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383932-051
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8393-2
Published: 24 September 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383932-053
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8393-2
Published: 22 May 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012115-004
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1211-5
... interesting, first, because scholarship about them has framed new narratives about mari- time exploration from Asia to contest the much more familiar narratives of Europeans like Ferdinand Magellan, Vasco da Gama, and Christopher Columbus. This is a good time to ask students about which explorers and...
Published: 22 May 2020
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1211-5
... of Europeans like Ferdinand Magellan, Vasco da Gama, and Christopher Columbus. This is a good time to ask students about which explorers and navigators are globally famous.2 Why are some feats so well known, and others less so? Who decides which histories are told, and how does this change over time...
Published: 17 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007456-046
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0745-6
... history, after the 1519 22 expedition led by Ferdinand Magellan (c. 1480 1521) and Juan Sebastián Elcano (1476 1526). Drake s voyage was part of the queen s shadow war. Undertaken to carry the conflict into waters on the other side of the world, the voyage resembled a long-distance covert action, with...
Published: 17 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007456-091
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0745-6
... the great wave swept over the Spray until she reached Cape Virgins [on the north side of the entrance to the Strait of Magellan] noth- ing occurred to move a pulse and set blood in motion. On the contrary, the weather became fine and the sea smooth and life tranquil. The phenomenon of mirage...
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By Eric Paul Roorda
Published: 17 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007456-111
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0745-6
... Bleecker, 257 Lusitania, 235 Macao, China, 177, 195 96, 340 mackerel, 56, 126 31, 133, 389, 429 Madagascar, 449 Madeira, 299, 367, 446 47 Maersk Alabama, 294 Magellan, Ferdinand, 215 17 Magellan, Strait of, 189, 217, 397, 404, 409 mahi-mahi, 216, 481 Maine, Gulf of, 474 Majid, Ibn, 80 85 Malabar Coast, 156...
Published: 08 November 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007203-039
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0720-3
... missionaries who resided in Waialua on O ahu s north shore. Walk a half block west on Iolani and descend the Frear Street stairs, con- tinuing to the corner of Frear and Magellan Ave nue. You are now at Dole Playground, the site of Mana heiau, where it is said that the k huna prepared themselves for the...
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By Matt K. Matsuda
Published: 22 May 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012115-012
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1211-5
..., 2006); Oskar Spate, The Pacific since Magellan (3 vols.; Canberra: Australian National University Press, 2010); Greg Dening, Beach Crossings: Voyaging across Times, Cultures, and Self (Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2004); Nicholas Thomas, Islanders: The Pacific in the Age of Empire...
Published: 17 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007456-110
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0745-6
..., Benjamin, William M. Fowler Jr., Edward W. Sloan, John B. Hattendorf, Jeffrey J. Safford, and Andrew W. German. America and the Sea: A Maritime History. Mystic, CT: Mystic Seaport Press, 1998. McDougall, Walter A. Let the Sea Make a Noise: A History of the North Atlantic from Magellan to MacArthur. New...
Published: 01 January 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007289-012
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0728-9
... Indian and Pacific Oceans from the Cape of Good Hope east to the Straits of Magellan (Sherman 1976, 332). While the broader significance of the eic for British colonial endeavors is not the con- cern of this chapter, its close intertwining with the British Crown (see, e.g., Lawson 1993, 22 23...
Published: 22 May 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012115-001
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1211-5
... ancient migrations and seaborne empires to one of trade and global power with the Chinese (Zheng He s Treasure Fleets), then the Portu- guese, Dutch, and Spanish (following Vasco da Gama, Cornelis de Hout- mann, and Ferdinand Magellan), the bigger picture has constantly shifted. By the eighteenth century...
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By Martin Savransky
Published: 07 May 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021438-009
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2143-8
... divergence, 2, 21, 48, 50, 92, 116; ideas and, 96; Ferdi- nand de Magellan and, 12; metaphysics and, 97; pluriverse and, 92; radical empiricism and, 28; voyaging and, 17; William James and, 2, 118 alliance, 7, 19, 20, 23, 53, 55, 65, 69, 75, 89; divergence and, 43, 127 alternative, 14, 93, 121, 126, 130...
Published: 17 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007456-041
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0745-6
... number of days around. The distance as we planned to sail, going south of the Strait of Magellan and well away from the coast, was nearly a thousand miles. We crossed latitude fifty in a dead calm without a ripple on the water. Many giant white jelly fish were adrift that would each fill a five bushel...
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By Matt K. Matsuda
Published: 22 May 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012115-014
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1211-5
.... See everyday life living principle, 8 living worlds, historical worlds as, 35 local politics, 100 101 London Missionary Society, 63 lunas (overseers), 83 Macao, 40, 41 MacArthur, Douglas, 97 Made in Taiwan (movie), 131 Magellan, Ferdinand de, 38, 39, 45 46 Makasserese peoples, 72 Malaspina, Alejandro...
Published: 22 May 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012115-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1211-5
... provided knowledge as a native. This is reminiscent of Magellan and Enrique and their master- slave relationship. You can also engage students by having them consider the lens from the other end, with discussions about the historical personage of the beach- comber. This figure, generally a solitary Western...
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By Martin Savransky
Published: 07 May 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021438-008
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2143-8
..., David, and Julian Reid. Becoming Indigenous: Governing Imaginaries in the Anthropocene. London: Rowman & Littlefield, 2019. Chaplin, Joyce E. Round About the Earth: Circumnavigation from Magellan to Orbit. New York: Simon & Schuster, 2012. Charbonnier, Pierre, Gildas Salmon, and Peter Skafish, eds...
Published: 07 May 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021438-001
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2143-8
... The map was bent. If, as the Martinican philosopher and poet Édouard Glissant put it, the first Colonist, Christopher Columbus, did not voy- age in the name of a country but of an idea, then presumably Ferdinand Magellan, the first circumnavigator, would have literally brought home the idea that...
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By Brian Russell Roberts
Published: 05 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013204-010
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1320-4
... Magellan, Ferdinand, 67 Mahmud, Zaharah binti Haji, 135 Main Currents in American Thought . . . (Parrington), 61 62 mainlands, 89, 100, 249, 258 62, 294n72 Malay Archipelago, The (Covarrubias), 118 Malay Archipelago, the, 84, 91 92, 98, 118, 121 Maldonado- Torres, Nelson, 70, 164, 199 Malkin, Irad, 97...
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By Martin Savransky
Published: 07 May 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021438-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2143-8
..., Beyond Monotheism: A The- ology of Multiplicity (New York: Routledge, 2008). 36 Enrique Dussel, 1492: El Encubrimiento del Otro. Hacia el Origen del Mito de la Modernidad (La Paz: Plural Editores, 1994). 37 See Joyce E. Chaplin, Round About the Earth: Circumnavigation from Magellan to Orbit (New York...