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Series: Politics, History, and Culture
Published: 15 January 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392538-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9253-8
Series: Central Asia book series
Published: 01 January 1994
DOI: 10.1215/9780822396246-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9624-6
Series: The World Readers
Published: 01 January 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392279-072
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9227-9
Series: e-Duke books scholarly collection.
Published: 28 August 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391197-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9119-7
Published: 07 February 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387640-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8764-0
Published: 10 September 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376132-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7613-2
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 30 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013099-096
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1309-9
... at- tention to the specific problems faced by women, it sees that the secondary status of women in our society will never change unless women unite and struggle for Jamaica s national independence. Our struggle for jobs, training, maternity leave, day care centres and all the things which affect women can...
Series: Religious Cultures of African and African Diaspora People
Published: 03 August 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375319-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7531-9
... between the Virgin of Charity and Ochún, an oricha (goddess) of fecundity. Cuba’s homegrown Marian advocation also appealed to white supporters of national independence who rejected Spanish (and disdained African) cultural elements and embraced all things “creole.” Encampments of mambises (independence...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 20 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007609-046
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0760-9
.... They too entertained hopes of national independence and they conceived that it ought to be the logical result of the termination of Spain s colonial domination. In Paris, Doctor Betances expe- rienced a triumphant joy. He thought to behold at last the realization of a dream, tenderly, ardently cherished...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 20 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007609-044
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0760-9
... dignity? Whatever the disproportion of the two nations, they are nonetheless, in their relations towards one another, two absolutely sovereign States. Now, if there is one undisputed principle of modern international law, it is that the sovereignty of a State, consisting essentially in the independence...
Series: Religious Cultures of African and African Diaspora People
Published: 03 August 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7531-9
... Lucumí cabildos (devotional societies) forged a symbolic relationship between the Virgin of Charity and Ochún, an oricha (goddess) of fecundity. Cuba’s homegrown Marian advocation also appealed to white supporters of national independence who rejected Spanish (and disdained African) cultural elements...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 30 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013099-001
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1309-9
... are all impor- tant elements of the Jamaican experience. Independence in August 1962 required the idea of a unified nation. Na- tional symbols exaggerated sameness in much the same way the insistence on two Jamaicas exaggerates difference. The 1960s nationalist mission ho- mogenized the varied experiences...
Published: 01 January 1996
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377825-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7782-5
... this varia• tion and consider the role of national identity in shaping the potential for eco-nationalism to emerge. With the achievement of national independence for the fifteen repub• lics of the former Soviet Union in 1991, the role of national identity in mobilizing anti-nuclear protest...
Published: 18 November 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373766-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7376-6
... This chapter considers the efforts of the newly born Provisional Government, as political and military leaders grappled for control of the revolution. Many prominent figures from prior decades, now fighting to regain national independence, emphasized a principled, “raceless” nationalism...
Published: 05 February 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374619-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7461-9
... Cai Xiang begins by foregrounding the historical importance of the Chinese revolution and situating its legitimacy within the international context of China’s struggle for national independence and for the liberation of subaltern classes. He complicates the issues by identifying the challenges...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 20 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007609-049
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0760-9
...; this was the beginning of all its troubles. The nation was barely able to recover from the losses incurred by the wars of Santo Domingo, the war with the English, the struggle of the French against Toussaint-Louverture, and the war of Independence, which started in 1802 and ended with the surrender of Rochambeau at Cap...
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By Jane I. Dawson
Published: 01 January 1996
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377825-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7782-5
... and radical calls for national independence. Thus the anti• nuclear movement did provide a forum through which people might ex• plore issues of national identity. And, as in Lithuania, it provided an effective tool for reawakening a long-dormant society and initiating dis• cussion on Ukraine's proper...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 20 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007609-031
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0760-9
... in their management of the new nation, warning that independence will be fleeting if Haitian citizens do not work to maintain it and to constantly live up to their place in history. I When our forefathers broke their chains, It was not to sit back and cross their arms. In order to work as masters, the slaves Had...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 30 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013099-078
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1309-9
... 289 VI Independence and After Jamaica, the first of Britain s Caribbean colonies to become a nation- state, achieved independence on the night of 6 August 1962. The country s leader- ship promoted unity in nation building exemplified in the new motto, Out of Many, One People. However...
Series: Archives of empire ;
Published: 10 December 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385042-144
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8504-2
... and fundamental proposition is that the preservation of our do- minion in the East is only less important to us than the preservation of our national independence. His next, that the bare possibility of Russia s obtain- 3. Nineteenth-Century, vol. i, p. 666. 690 The Arabi Uprising ing the command...