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Series: American Encounters/Global Interactions
Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822396352-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9635-2
Book Chapter

By Lisa Yoneyama
Published: 15 July 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7411-4
... military occupation anthropology area studies indigenous sovereignty the Pacific Islands ...
Published: 15 July 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7411-4
... sovereignty in suspension, has been integral to the Cold War regime of unredressability. And yet it has offered alternative visions for the politicization of historical knowledge and justice. military occupation anthropology area studies indigenous sovereignty the Pacific Islands This chapter...
Published: 24 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375395-015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7539-5
... In this chapter, the author narrates a visit to Sopore in Kashmir to interview the wife of Afzal Guru who was on death row after being convicted of terrorism. Guru was later hanged. The chapter describes the reality of life under military occupation—and the reality is that nearly everyone...
Published: 01 April 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374572-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7457-2
... to use language as a weapon of war through the strategic deployment of translation practices in consolidating military occupation. It looks into such tactics as the training of soldiers in foreign languages, the development of automatic translation systems, and the protocols for expropriating...
Published: 15 July 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374114-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7411-4
..., has been integral to the Cold War regime of unredressability. And yet it has offered alternative visions for the politicization of historical knowledge and justice. military occupation anthropology area studies indigenous sovereignty the Pacific Islands ...
Published: 01 April 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374572-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7457-2
... are seen in the U.S. occupation of Iraq. As an examination of the vexed position of Iraqi translators working for the U.S. military shows, attempts to deploy American notions of translation in war have devolved instead into the circulation of what remains untranslatable and so inassimilable to U.S...
Book Chapter

By David H. Price
Published: 01 April 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7438-1
... anthropological funding military anthropology CIA anthropology CIA history Cold War economy Pentagon funding anthropology and occupations postwar ethnography anthropological ethics ...
Published: 02 November 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374800-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7480-0
... sometimes experienced by their human caretakers. Scores of Panamanian golden frogs ( Atelopus zeteki ) were airlifted out of Panama in 1999, the same year the U.S. military occupation was coming to an end. A bioart installation, The Utopia for the Golden Frog , brought attention to a captive breeding...
Series: Perverse Modernities: A Series Edited by Jack Halberstam and Lisa Lowe
Published: 07 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375517-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7551-7
... The introduction lays out three organizing conceptual principles—concealment, surveillance, and witnessing—which the book argues are responsible for the visual politics sustaining the Israeli-Palestinian conflict’s “appearance,” maintaining the Israeli military occupation’s visual regimes...
Book Chapter

By Amitava Kumar
Published: 24 April 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7539-5
... military occupation—and the reality is that nearly everyone, in some manner, becomes a collaborator. Kashmir Afzal Guru Tabassum Guru collaborators The annual literature festival at Jaipur is one of the largest literary events in the world. This chapter takes a humorous look at the literary...
Published: 14 October 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373667-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7366-7
... The chapter’s argument is grounded on close readings of military records related to the persecution and killing of the Afro-Dominican religious leader Olivorio Mateo at the hands of the U.S. Marines during the Occupation of 1916–24. The official Marine records are studied in tandem with Afro...
Published: 15 July 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374114-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7411-4
... This chapter analyzes the midcentury representation of Japanese women’s enfranchisement under the Allied occupation. Following the military victory in Asia and the Pacific, the United States became the supreme overseer of the region’s progress, democracy, and modernization. The notion...
Series: ANIMA
Published: 22 April 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374671-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7467-1
... This chapter argues that the U.S. occupation of the Panamá Canal Zone during World Wars I and II involved a medicalized state of war against venereal diseases and the sex trade. The U.S. military developed intricate spatial practices of racial and gender segregation that attempted both...
Published: 01 April 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374381-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7438-1
..., with little thought about the shifting political context of the Cold War. anthropological funding military anthropology CIA anthropology CIA history Cold War economy Pentagon funding anthropology and occupations postwar ethnography anthropological ethics ...
Published: 01 April 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374572-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7457-2
.... occupation of Iraq. As an examination of the vexed position of Iraqi translators working for the U.S. military shows, attempts to deploy American notions of translation in war have devolved instead into the circulation of what remains untranslatable and so inassimilable to U.S. imperialist projects...
Published: 18 November 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373766-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7376-6
... This chapter details the establishment of the occupation itself in different parts of the Dominican territory. Even as Spanish troops had barely arrived, a number of anticolonial mobilizations occurred. The new administration managed to crush these, including a center-island campaign...
Published: 01 April 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7438-1
... of the research trajectories developed during the war, with little thought about the shifting political context of the Cold War. anthropological funding military anthropology CIA anthropology CIA history Cold War economy Pentagon funding anthropology and occupations postwar ethnography anthropological...
Published: 20 May 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375647-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7564-7
... of populations, the racialization and policing of sexuality, and a military state of exception to command the seas. Liberal ideas did not contravene these practices; they accommodated existing forms of plantation slavery and colonial occupation, while providing rationales for the innovation of new forms...
Published: 14 October 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7366-7
... readings of military records related to the persecution and killing of the Afro-Dominican religious leader Olivorio Mateo at the hands of the U.S. Marines during the Occupation of 1916–24. The official Marine records are studied in tandem with Afro-Dominican salves , interviews, photographs, letters...