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Published: 17 September 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390374-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9037-4
Series: American Encounters/Global Interactions
Published: 15 May 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007104-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0710-4
Series: Post-Contemporary Interventions
Published: 18 February 2000
DOI: 10.1215/9780822380535-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8053-5
Book Chapter

By Maggie Clinton
Published: 24 March 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7303-2
... Sun Yat-sen Dai Jitao national spirit nativism ...
Published: 24 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373032-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7303-2
...-Communist followers reinterpreted the late leader as an industrial-era Confucian sage and began to invoke a Confucian national spirit as the glue binding the national revolutionary subject together. Their insistence that Confucianism constituted an ancient yet lapsed spirit served to distance their politics...
Published: 24 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373032-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7303-2
..., chapter 3 highlights how Communism was framed as fundamentally alien to China’s Confucian national spirit. Communism was decadent, degenerate, foreign, and antiproductive. This helped to shore up an image of the Nationalist state as productive, familiar, wholesome, and capable of modernizing China without...
Series: Religious Cultures of African and African Diaspora People
Published: 03 August 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375319-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7531-9
... Protestantism and Communism. As the Virgin’s effigy visited commotion-filled streets, elite attempts to orchestrate respectable notions of national identity were sometimes met by less-formal versions of popular culture, indifference, and the religious heterodoxy of spiritism. After Fulgencio Batista’s second...
Series: Religious Cultures of African and African Diaspora People
Published: 01 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374848-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7484-8
..., individual and group interviews, and archival research. It also places the overall book in dialogue with existing literature on embodied histories, performed nationalisms, and spirit possession, in order to argue that bodies in everyday life performances are critical tools for social change. body...
Series: Religious Cultures of African and African Diaspora People
Published: 03 August 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7531-9
... of “superstition” and to combat Protestantism and Communism. As the Virgin’s effigy visited commotion-filled streets, elite attempts to orchestrate respectable notions of national identity were sometimes met by less-formal versions of popular culture, indifference, and the religious heterodoxy of spiritism. After...
Series: Critical Global Health: Evidence, Efficacy, Ethnography
Published: 27 May 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374398-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7439-8
... 500 deaths to an “indigenous culture” whose focus on spirits rather than microbes supposedly precluded participation in biomedicine. When the 2007–2008 rabies epidemic began, Conrado and Enrique Moraleda decided to confront this narrative by producing knowledge that they themselves could take...
Book Chapter

By Banning Eyre
Published: 27 April 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7542-5
... his first songs in Shona. When he moves to the Mhangura mine to sing and drum with the Hallelujah Chicken Run Band, he and guitarist Joshua Dube begin to experiment with adapting mbira music for rock band instrumentation. Thomas Mapfumo Zimbabwean nationalism the Springfields Hallelujah...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-065
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... nation. The eleven prefatory clauses that follow reflect the general spirit of the decree. The first two foundational articles establish national ownership of natural resources, the priority of national public interest over private property, and reaffrm the 1938 Constitution’s stipulation that private...
Series: Religious Cultures of African and African Diaspora People
Published: 01 January 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7484-8
...Spirits, Bodies, and Performance in Belgian Congo This chapter uses archival documents as well as personal interviews to examine spirit-induced trembling (zakama) in the context of prophetic movements (kingunza) as a site of political contestation between the church, the colonial state...
Published: 22 July 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374275-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7427-5
... This chapter demonstrates that the long tradition linking technology, elite subjects, and nation building in India is currently being reimagined through a lionization of private individual achievement. Indian coders are heirs to a technocratic discourse that puts them at the vanguard of national...
Series: Religious Cultures of African and African Diaspora People
Published: 01 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374848-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7484-8
... This chapter uses archival documents as well as personal interviews to examine spirit-induced trembling (zakama) in the context of prophetic movements (kingunza) as a site of political contestation between the church, the colonial state, and the indigenous population in the Lower Congo...
Published: 31 May 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478005636-008
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0563-6
Published: 24 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375586-020
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7558-6
... over the issue. The story segues into Rosemarie’s reflection about her choice of social work as a profession and the need for changes in our nation’s budget priorities toward livable wages for everyone, high quality child care, and universal health care. social work welfare well-groomed...
Published: 24 April 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7558-6
... into Rosemarie’s reflection about her choice of social work as a profession and the need for changes in our nation’s budget priorities toward livable wages for everyone, high quality child care, and universal health care. social work welfare well-groomed children Illinois Department of Social Services...
Published: 12 May 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7320-9
... ready-made but difficult to track: Martí and Rizal, writing in Spanish on behalf of the modern Cuban and Philippine nations during the twilight of the Spanish empire, and James and Roberts, writing as English-speaking West Indies nationalists a half century later in the context of postwar decolonization...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-033
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... in crisis and the future nation-state still in the offng, what was it that Vargas and his comrades were fighting for? The term they used was “la Patria,” although its meaning was ambiguous to many people at the time. The following passages highlight their efforts to introduce the idea to the local...