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Published: 29 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375562-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7556-2
... Chapter 6 argues that the adjudication of family law after independence had political implications. Until the 1850s Chilean judges required fathers (and occasionally other family members) to provide for their dependents. Faced with an increase in lawsuits for maintenance, especially from...
Published: 01 January 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822378334-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7833-4
Series: e-Duke books scholarly collection.
Published: 22 July 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390893-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9089-3
Series: Global and Insurgent Legalities
Published: 28 June 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013013-004
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1301-3
Published: 01 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478004424-006
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0442-4
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By Nikhil Anand
Published: 17 February 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373599-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7359-9
... to the ways water and its situated infrastructures, as assemblies of the human and nonhuman, also have political effects. The practices of social and material maintenance, where historical practices of politics are renewed and remade, reveal why liberal citizenship continues to be deferred for many...
Series: Sign, Storage, Transmission
Published: 25 February 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376224-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7622-4
... importance of cable station labor to the maintenance of information networks. cable station gateway labor architecture ...
Published: 29 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375562-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7556-2
... that it was ultimately less costly to pay some dependents a maintenance allowance, or even return some assets, than to have a population of destitute refugees that could serve as an ongoing political challenge. In turn, those for whom the new state provided, mostly Chilean-born women and children, were expected to shift...
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By Sarah C. Chambers
Published: 29 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375562-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7556-2
... sequestration, pensions, and family maintenance that marked a subtle but significant shift from a postwar emphasis on paternal responsibility to patriarchal authority and control over patrimony. By reaffirming the property rights of all who had been subject to sequestration, regardless of their opposition...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... for military defenses of settlements were on a scale comparable to that of Europe. But by time of his writing, Eder was a witness to the abandonment of the large-scale constructions, which would have required substantial maintenance from large populations under centralized political authority. The Baure myth...
Published: 01 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374824-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7482-4
... as a phenomenon in itself, independent of materiality. These concepts led Schaeffer to attempt a new classification and description of sounds, in which the traditional aspects of musical sound (pitch, duration, intensity, and timbre) would be rethought in different terms: mass, maintenance, grain, caliber...
Series: Asia-Pacific: Culture, Politics, and Society
Published: 25 March 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374206-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7420-6
.... The order appears as a perfect circle, a closed circuit with no outside, but it must have begun somewhere and somehow. Schmitt’s discussion of the formation of the modern order of nation-states, the enclosure of territory, the maintenance of their borders, and the acts that sustain this order itself can...
Published: 01 January 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7482-4
..., maintenance, grain, caliber, bearing, and so forth. The second half of the chapter examines the ongoing relevance of Schaeffer’s ideas for the analysis of sound, including the many reasons why sound is difficult to treat like an object: the propensity of certain sonic characteristics to stand out...
Published: 29 April 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7556-2
... a maintenance allowance, or even return some assets, than to have a population of destitute refugees that could serve as an ongoing political challenge. In turn, those for whom the new state provided, mostly Chilean-born women and children, were expected to shift their fidelity from biological to political...
Published: 29 April 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7556-2
...) to provide for their dependents. Faced with an increase in lawsuits for maintenance, especially from offspring, judges enforced medieval Spanish laws on paternal responsibilities even toward those living outside their households: to wives who were suing for or had won ecclesiastical separations, to children...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... would have required substantial maintenance from large populations under centralized political authority. The Baure myth recounted by Eder perhaps suggests the inquiries into the natural world undertaken by an earlier indigenous civilization in the region, as well as conflicts between the laboring...