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Published: 20 February 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387527-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8752-7
Published: 21 June 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387978-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8797-8
Published: 01 January 2009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9235-4
Published: 06 November 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012818-018
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1281-8
.... Unsurprisingly, in view of their similarity to the plains zebra, sightings were occasion- ally reported. Formal and informal nomenclature also contributed to this protracted uncertainty. Vernacular terms tended not to distin- guish between the quagga and its closest relative. Afrikaner farmers and sportsmen...
Published: 16 August 2019
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0552-0
... and there is a complexity in their nomenclature, training, and practice that the definition obscures (n anga is a Zimbabwean spelling of the Bantu word nganga). ngongwa Nuts from manketti trees. ngozi Ancestor spirit; ngozi and muzimu are used interchangeably in Mola (unlike among the Shona, for whom...
Published: 06 November 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012818-016
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1281-8
...A C K N O W L E D G M E N T S · 131 is for OKAPI O T oday, in the prosaic style of scientific nomenclature, the okapi is defined as an endangered, even- toed ungulate, family Gi-raffidae. But this definition masks the fevered entanglement of facts and fictions that evolved along with this elusive...
Published: 30 October 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012658-035
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1265-8
... particularities. The Abject Art exhibit at New York s Whitney Museum of American Art last summer, for example, dragged in the quite different work of David Hammons and Adrian Piper to validate its nomenclature; the desire for the clean comfort of the universal not only illustrated the downside of multiculturalism...
Published: 23 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021384-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2138-4
... (yir) or the children (biis) of the founding ancestor. . . . In contexts where the empha- sis is on the lineage considered as a segment of a more inclusive lineage, it is commonly described as a room (dug) of the more inclusive house (yir). . . . As this nomenclature shows, the internal...
Book Chapter

By Savannah Shange
Published: 15 November 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007401-008
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0740-1
...- cally antiblack microaggressions common in classroom practice, akin to teaching nineteenth- century immigration waves by asking students about their own immigration histories. 5 In addition, I use italic font for the chosen names as a visual reminder that this nomenclature is different from what appears...
Published: 17 July 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478008866-004
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0886-6
... ga nized by the slave trade, did not end with abolition. In effect, while abolition of the slave trade and then of colonial slavery may have put an end to the transfor- mation of a human being into pure monetary capital, trafficked bodies found themselves with a new racial nomenclature. This...
Published: 23 October 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012580-002
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1258-0
... it did not, then the virus being tested was antigenically distinct. In time, the great number of distinct viruses identified would lead to new nomenclature as the classification of viruses according to hemagglutinin standards (e.g., h1, h5) was added to the classification by type a, b, and c. T H E O...
Published: 30 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013082-044
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1308-2
... short- lived.19 We see a range of evidence for the declining significance of the figure of the dubash. Neild- Basu suggests that by the early 1800s the term dubash had nearly dis appeared from official nomenclature (except in some private businesses and house holds), owing as much perhaps to its...
Published: 24 July 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012061-012
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1206-1
... with tourists lining up to take a photo with statues of Bruce Lee and Jackie Chan. As the nomenclature suggests, this is the Hong Kong equivalent of the Hollywood Boulevard, similarly fabricated as a destination, imbricated in city branding. Ravi ignores them and points beyond, across the harbor, to...
Published: 27 July 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012146-012
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1214-6
... modern/colonial matrix of power. The insistence on class difference and strug le (to the exclusion of race, ethnicity, and gender), including the con- struction of the classificatory nomenclature of peasants, is one clear example. By the time I moved to South Amer i ca, Indigenous peoples, with the...
Published: 08 November 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007241-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0724-1
... whole new level of literacy. That s interesting, because I know quite a few black queer women who have gone through this process. And some who went through it for whom it was a positive experience, wonderful. And others for whom it was not. And who kept their name, the nomenclature, but don t practice...
Published: 01 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478004424-013
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0442-4
..., 77; Maya, piercing of, 139 40, 144 51; nomenclature of size of, 80 performative engagement, 27, 29 Perlongher, Nestor, 70 personal ads, in G Magazine, 82 perversion, sexual, Franciscans on, 140 phallic images: in Maya iconography, 147 48, 166n51; in Nahua iconography, 159, 168n79 Philip (king of...
Published: 24 July 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012160-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1216-0
... and nomenclature in the headlines in American newspapers.24 John Collingwood Reade introduced Canadian readers to the term in early August 1942, report- ing that Allied Liberators and Flying Fortresses had longer- range capabilities and could carry blockbusters as far as Kiev, Odessa, and Constan a.25...
Published: 15 November 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478005117-001
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0511-7
Book Chapter

By Margaret Hillenbrand
Published: 06 March 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478009047-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0904-7
... earlier, but protests from Crimean Tatars, many of whom were persecuted by Stalin, prevented the work from being exhibited in Yalta itself until Rus sia s seizure of the peninsula from Ukraine in 2014 fi nally led to its public display. 29 For photographic nomenclature in China, see also Gu Yi 2013. 30...
Published: 03 August 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012252-001
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1225-2
... Postanthropocentric conceptions have even achieved geological nomenclature with, for instance, the Chthu- lucene, Donna Haraway s proposal for the tentacular down- to- earth world of interconnected multispecies being.7 While its existence has always been there, if buried beneath the surface and generally disregarded...