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Published: 11 June 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384069-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8406-9
Published: 28 July 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376873-099
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7687-3
Published: 24 June 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392729-111
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9272-9
Published: 24 June 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392729-115
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9272-9
Published: 24 June 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392729-116
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9272-9
Published: 04 July 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387008-028
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8700-8
Published: 07 September 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387145-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8714-5
Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822396291-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9629-1
Published: 02 October 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377443-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7744-3
Published: 01 January 1991
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9742-7
Published: 24 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375395-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7539-5
... on how the Gujarat chief minister Narendra Modi, elected the prime minister of India in May 2014, had killed not only Muslims but also Urdu. Urdu poetry Gujarat riots Aqeel Shatir Narendra Modi ...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-069
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... structural challenges. Significantly, the offcial who elaborated and signed the crucial document was the minister of foreign affairs, Wálter Guevara Arze, rather than the minister of finance, as might be expected. The document sought to meet two objectives: first, to justify to the United States that its...
Published: 17 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373094-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7309-4
... In 2001, the discovery of a therapeutic vaccine against AIDS was announced in Cameroon by Professor Victor Anomah Ngu, a retired immunologist and former minister of health. This chapter explores the controversy that followed. It compares the case of this Cameroonian vaccine with other well-known...
Series: Religious Cultures of African and African Diaspora People
Published: 20 October 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027140-001
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2714-0
... Maât, the ancient Egyptian goddess of justice and truth, the winged feminine manifestation and adjudicator of right order, is the first fruit of this quare-vindicationist-womanist project. References to her in “Maxims of the Prime Minister Ptahhotep” (circa 2450 BCE) are among the earliest...
Published: 05 May 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373568-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7356-8
... alive. Women assumed highly influential positions in the immediate aftermath of the genocide and increasingly as the country was rebuilt. The president was personally instrumental in women's rise by appointing them to prominent roles (mayor, cabinet minister, head of unity and reconciliation...
Published: 01 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373483-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7348-3
... Evidentiary problems can cast the meaning of citizenship into question. In chapter 5, Kim Rubenstein and Jacqueline Field examine the question of what Australian citizenship is when holding the legislatively conferred status of citizen is not. The High Court of Australia in Re Minister...
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By Louis Sell
Published: 15 July 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374008-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7400-8
... Born to a poor peasant family in southern Russia, Gorbachev worked his way up the local party apparat before moving to Moscow in 1978 as agriculture chief. His move to the Kremlin top job was made possible by a secret deal with Soviet foreign minister Gromyko. In office, Gorbachev adopted...
Published: 15 July 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374008-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7400-8
... minister as a sign Gorbachev intended to conduct his own international policy. It describes Gorbachev’s first meeting with Reagan at the 1985 Geneva summit. The Soviet military used a seemingly forthcoming January 1986 arms control proposal to try to delay nuclear reductions. The second half of the chapter...
Series: Console-ing Passions
Published: 04 March 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375685-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7568-5
... structure and culture. With the incorporation of a new political system, Fidel Castro and his ministers began the process of redefining what it meant to be Cuban and modern. Television played a vital role in this transformative stage of tearing down ideological beliefs and building a different foundation...