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Series: a John Hope Franklin Center Book
Published: 05 May 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388920-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8892-0
Series: e-Duke books scholarly collection.
Published: 19 June 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392569-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9256-9
Published: 11 March 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374473-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7447-3
... a local obstacle, which is passing and passable. The latter distinction is parsed through an analysis of two recent projects: (1) engineer Hans Monderman’s innovative approach to traffic management, which harnesses the obstruction of traffic, an enduring condition (as distinct from the obstacle of any...
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By Alessandro Russo
Published: 28 August 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012184-001
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1218-4
... driven to neoliberalism, but not before they had vilified and fi nally annihilated the mass movements that had criticized them. The self- dissolution of twentieth- century state communism is in fact one of the main obstacles to the study not only of the 1960s, but also of the entire historical experience...
Series: The World Readers, The World Readers
Published: 19 November 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377450-055
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7745-0
..., and it is made up of both women and men. 305 306  Federation of South African Women As women we share the problems and anxieties of our men, and join hands with them to remove social evils and obstacles to progress. Test of Civilisation...
Book Chapter

By Margaret Randall
Published: 20 July 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375272-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7527-2
... This chapter asks and answers the question: why a book about Haydée Santamaría? It introduces the woman culturally, emotionally, in terms of family background and scant formal education, and describes how she overcame enormous obstacles to situate herself on the front lines of struggle...
Published: 05 August 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374039-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7403-9
.... Obstacles remain in facilitating the easy coexistence of the two, and the essay concludes with suggestions for how to better promote collaboration. ...
Series: The Lewis Henry Morgan Lectures
Published: 03 June 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374220-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7422-0
... who engage in anthropological inquiry are under pressure to avoid so-called sensitive topics. In India and China this has become a formidable obstacle for empirical research. Nevertheless, nationalism as the ideological expression of culture is one of the most important topics in social science...
Published: 08 May 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375661-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7566-1
... was to replace art with an active, passionate engagement with everyday life. The SI initially pursued this goal through unitary urbanism and the construction of situations; these goals were later eclipsed by a rigorous critique of the spectacle as the principal obstacle to the realization of the Situationist...
Published: 02 November 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374800-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7480-0
..., the circumstances, or the context. Isabelle Stengers understands the pharmakon as any obstacle that presents an opportunity—with effects that can shift from one extreme to another. Bombs usually act as hidden talismans that protect wildlife from people. But sometimes the attributes of these unstable objects...
Published: 01 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373483-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7348-3
... to three types of citizenship—national, regional, and global. Each citizenship status confers entitlements to a distinct set of rights and benefits—residence permits, rights of free movement, refugee protection. The chapter explores the evidentiary obstacles that vitiate proof of entitlement to each...
Published: 11 March 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374473-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7447-3
..., exhaustion and worry. Both adhere to the definitional model of obstruction (distinct from obstacle) elaborated in this book, yet within each phenomenon, not enough value inheres to compensate for their tolls. The caution taken in approaching these last two obstructions animates, as well, the conclusion’s...
Published: 26 February 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021308-004
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2130-8
...- tual transition from a 2d to a 3d format presented technical obstacles that pushed developers to create games that favored progressive structures over emergent structures and that included an exorbitant amount of player assistance and hand- holding.6 Frequently approached as linear and cloy- ing...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... The Andean mountains were long considered colossal physical barriers, their altitude and rugged landscape being seen as serious obstacles to human development. Nevertheless, Andean civilizations creatively converted these apparently adverse topographical and climatic conditions into advantages...
Published: 29 April 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374312-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7431-2
... historiographies, in which the recognition of caste inequality has been seen as a disruptive obstacle to a desired political unity—something to be denied, or at least deferred. Highlighting gender and other inequities both internal to Dalit groups and in Indian society more generally, the introduction offers...
Published: 16 October 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012641-039
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1264-1
... themselves progressive but fail to assist the disabled when they experience obstacles, then they re extending ableism. Kuusisto, after a shower note Originally published on Kuusisto s blog, Planet of the Blind, May 2, 2018, https stephenkuusisto . com / ? s = ableism+in+the+acad emy. ...
Published: 01 January 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7348-3
.... The chapter explores the evidentiary obstacles that vitiate proof of entitlement to each citizenship status. It concludes that though the Roma have been in Europe for many centuries, they are routinely treated as illegitimate outsiders, in Europe but not of Europe. The chapter suggests that normative changes...
Published: 28 August 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012184-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1218-4
... Revolution s de cade. Whereas prob- able defeat signaled the pressing need for a mass movement to reappraise twentieth- century socialism, anti- revisionism pointed to the obstacles in its path to be overcome. While combating and preventing revisionism may at first sight seem like a mere formulaic rallying...
Series: Latin America in Translation
Published: 23 December 2019
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0513-1
... on a continental and transnational scale in Argentina is not a simple task, and neither is it easy to have the outcome of that research published in En glish, much less by a publisher as prestigious as Duke Univer- sity Press. I am fully aware that if I have had the satisfaction of overcoming the many obstacles...
Published: 08 September 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376187-045
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7618-7
... had 1,000 paid up shares this same organizer sold out his rights to a capitalist. The latter man[e]uvered and made his cruel claim. The corporation could not stand an action and it went under. Will the Negro never realize that every piece of vill[ai]ny he practices upon his race is an obstacle...