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By James A. Joseph
Published: 21 August 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7554-8
... black religion evangelical prophetic tradition moral conduct African roots ...
Published: 21 August 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375548-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7554-8
... to succeed against overwhelming odds. black religion evangelical prophetic tradition moral conduct African roots ...
Published: 21 August 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7554-8
... of the emotional and spiritual intelligence that fostered the drive to succeed against overwhelming odds. black religion evangelical prophetic tradition moral conduct African roots Southern University, Baton Rouge, was located on the banks of the Mississippi river, where the fragrance of magnolia...
Published: 01 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373605-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7360-5
... they produced. It also shows how the concept of civilian morale acted through the work of Mass-Observation as an example of the practical application of an “anthropology of ourselves” that aimed to manage the conduct of the population. Mass-Observation fieldwork practices archives morale Britain ...
Published: 02 November 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374855-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7485-5
... the place of morality in human conduct, Schmitt is thus far from being a “Machiavellian.” Carl Schmitt Niccolò Machiavelli technics Fascism Machiavellianism ...
Series: Global and Insurgent Legalities
Published: 12 December 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027683-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2768-3
... The emergence of the corporate code of conduct for human rights in the late 1990s represents a privatization of human rights unanticipated by the Universal Declaration of Human Rights or by Third Worldist efforts to harness human rights to the taming of corporate power in the 1970s. The chapter...
Published: 10 March 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7305-6
... of the configurations for the “conduct of conduct,” in which responsibility has been central, and argues that it is misleading to associate an ethopolitics of responsibility with neoliberalism, as has been attempted by a number of recent writers. The ubiquity of the term  resilience in contemporary political discourse...
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By Anthony B. Pinn
Published: 12 January 2024
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027485-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-9382-4
... blurring of Blackness and whiteness, and a form of existence marked and recognized only to the extent that it spreads death and entails a profound threat against life as a form of safety. This is death that cannot be bracketed, in the sense that it cannot be captured by traditional moral-ethical discourses...
Published: 01 December 2023
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2767-6
..., but they are equally examples of conspiracy thinking. Conspiracy thinking is inherently about moral claims, and conspiracies must be considered in light of social processes and individual actions, because even conspiracies that are held with conviction do not always change how people act. Central Africa rumor...
Published: 12 January 2024
EISBN: 978-1-4780-9382-4
... of existence marked and recognized only to the extent that it spreads death and entails a profound threat against life as a form of safety. This is death that cannot be bracketed, in the sense that it cannot be captured by traditional moral-ethical discourses of contact and conduct. It eludes an understanding...
Published: 10 March 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7305-6
... responsibility into civic engagement and endeavoring to reclaim the state as the ultimate moral agent. social contract personal responsibility environmental health politics of childhood Czech Republic This chapter addresses theories of responsibility for violence and division in Cyprus, a country...
Published: 17 March 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7309-4
... and cognitive-historical studies of laboratories in the bioengineering sciences to examine how cognition and culture are intimately entwined in research practices. It focuses on the hybrid physical simulation models (“devices”) through which biomedical engineers conduct in vitro experiments on selected aspects...
Published: 09 May 1991
DOI: 10.1215/9780822381686-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8168-6
... statuses of women, which provide comparisons of women throughout Latin America. Other government agencies such as the U.S. Department of Labor and international bodies such as the United Nations also conducted special reports on women. A full collection of the Cuban congressional debates is shared...
Published: 17 February 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373360-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7336-0
...Ordinary Oil Oil could have developed differently. Absent some contingencies, the substance might have entered history as a moral category—at least, in Trinidad. The man who tipped the scales was the island’s most influential German immigrant. Born in Ulm in 1813, Conrad Friedrich Stollmeyer...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
...The Rich Mountain The annals of Potosí composed by Bartolomé Arzáns de Orsúa y Vela (1674–1736) occupy a blurry literary domain between history and fiction, edifying morality tale and titillating scandal sheet. Like an Andean Cervantes, Arzáns’s narrator claimed to write from first-person...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-060
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... of sustained suffering and deprivation, from which she was only partially liberated by the death of her husband and her return to her community of origin. This testimony forms part of an oral history project, conducted by the Andean Oral History Workshop (THOA), that recovered the voices and experiences...
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By Kathleen Diffley
Published: 03 April 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385967-026
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8596-7
..., Marriages, and Deaths (London: A. and C. Black, 1972); John H. Young, Our Deportment: or, The Manners, Conduct, and Dress of the Most Refined Society (Chicago: Union Publishing, 1882); and The Manners That Win, Compiled from the Latest Authorities (Minneapolis: Buckeye, 1880). For the euphoria...
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By Kathleen Diffley
Published: 03 April 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385967-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8596-7
..., Marriages, and Deaths (London: A. and C. Black, 1972); John H. Young, Our Deportment: or, The Manners, Conduct, and Dress of the Most Refined Society (Chicago: Union Publishing, 1882); and The Manners That Win, Compiled from the Latest Authorities (Minneapolis: Buckeye, 1880). For the euphoria...
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By Kathleen Diffley
Published: 03 April 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385967-033
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8596-7
..., Marriages, and Deaths (London: A. and C. Black, 1972); John H. Young, Our Deportment: or, The Manners, Conduct, and Dress of the Most Refined Society (Chicago: Union Publishing, 1882); and The Manners That Win, Compiled from the Latest Authorities (Minneapolis: Buckeye, 1880). For the euphoria...
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By Kathleen Diffley
Published: 03 April 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385967-016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8596-7
..., Marriages, and Deaths (London: A. and C. Black, 1972); John H. Young, Our Deportment: or, The Manners, Conduct, and Dress of the Most Refined Society (Chicago: Union Publishing, 1882); and The Manners That Win, Compiled from the Latest Authorities (Minneapolis: Buckeye, 1880). For the euphoria...