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Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384915-096
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8491-5
Published: 01 September 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394600-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9460-0
Published: 11 January 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021247-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2124-7
...(mea) mo o INA cAscAdes 175 will see in this chapter, the yellow path of hau flowers maps the alo (face) stones of ancient structures that feed, now being awakened from their long sleep as mahi a i (farmers) return to plant kalo and cultivate fish once again (see plate 13). The awakening of H loa (the...
Published: 06 December 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007135-081
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0713-5
Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392590-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9259-0
Published: 09 November 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386346-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8634-6
Published: 01 February 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387848-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8784-8
Published: 01 January 1992
DOI: 10.1215/9780822397601-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9760-1
Published: 08 November 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007203-017
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0720-3
...Ke Kilohana Nanea Lum Ke Kilohana is contemplative of a place, where body and mind behold a space that exists beyond the mea sure of words. Kilohana is the highest point of a mountain s reach into the clouds. It is the highest point of eleva- tion on the Ko olau mountain ridge seen from Kaneohe...
Published: 15 May 2020
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0924-5
...Appendix B Notes on Currency, Weights, Mea sure ments, and Chinese Romanization and Pronunciation In 2017, the exchange rate between Chinese yuan (or renminbi) and the US dol- lar averaged between 0.145 and 0.155 US dollars for 1 Chinese yuan. Through- out the book, I try to give the currency...
Published: 15 May 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007487-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0748-7
... practice that occur every day in senave offices. For this I chose a simple example: the mea sure ment of soybean moisture content. Moisture afects the value of the beans, since the water must be removed during pro cessing, and too much water increases the likelihood that beans will rot in a silo or vessel...
Book Chapter

By Abigail A. Dumes
Published: 24 August 2020
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0739-5
... for Disease Control and Prevention cfs: Chronic fatigue syndrome doxycycline: An oral antibiotic commonly used in the treatment of Lyme disease. elisa: Enzyme- linked immunosorbent assay; a laboratory procedure that mea- sures antibodies to an infectious agent s antigens and, with the Western blot...
Published: 15 May 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007487-014
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0748-7
...chapter eleven Mea sure ment as Tactical Sovereignty O ne day, Amada and the Citizen Participation Unit answered the denuncia of a local school teacher who claimed that a sojero I ll call Alcides was spraying his soy within drifting distance of his school. After a visit to the school, and a long...
Published: 19 March 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013181-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1318-1
... was translated into science: the knowledge of whole numbers in lute music and in the skies. That s why lightning was no longer talked about, only its mea sur able and repeatable echo. High- pitched sounds of strings were beats in the air in rapid succession; the muffle of rolling thun- der, by...
Published: 24 December 2018
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0262-8
... still tempted to leave it there, to stunt on every institution and person who has ever stood in my way, by framing my work or Biggie s like this, we reinforce the pernicious idea that amounting to something can be mea sured by the metrics that I inherently reject. I don t know if I ve amounted to...
Published: 01 January 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007289-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0728-9
... permission. Wave Law 131 to some extent, to control and command ocean waves: to build infrastructures that guard shorelines, to mold beaches that generate waves of stipulated mea- sure and shape, and to engineer devices that harness wave energy. As historians of surfing and technology Peter Westwick and...
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By Micha Rahder
Published: 24 April 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007524-57
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0752-4
...Corrupted Data After the 2015 Guatemalan spring, a public protest movement against government corruption, state agencies across the country tightened up. New accountability and transparency mea sures were the norm. In the Petén offices of conap, people complained that these new anticorruption...
Published: 18 December 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012665-019
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1266-5
... overthrowing the government of the United States. His 1994 autobiography details an energetic career of recruiting U.S. spies, directing espionage activi- ties against the U.S., managing anti- American propaganda campaigns around 15 Active Mea sures 302 Chapter 15 the world, and participating in at least one...
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By Lynden Harris
Published: 02 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021421-015
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2142-1
... and twenty- cent pieces. I knew them all as I watched her weigh and mea sure the reefer into sandwich bags. She kept the ready- to- sell merchandise in the kitchen cabinet right behind the cofee. Sometimes when a customer came to the house, she d send me to get the merchandise so the customer wasn t...
Published: 01 January 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007289-009
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0728-9
... from ship- based methods of ocean mea sure ment that have defined the discipline since its incep- tion. New sensing technologies, such as satellites and remotely operated and autonomous instruments, have elicited much critique in the social sciences and humanities for their distancing and abstracting...