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Series: Console-ing Passions
Published: 09 February 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376033-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7603-3
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: 17 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373391-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7339-1
... that was once contained by sovereign krísis now floods the modern scene, overwhelming and deranging it. This constitutes the basic dilemma of our present moment: having rid ourselves of sovereignty’s representational regime, we can no longer figure out what to do with the flesh bequeathed to us by the demise...
Published: 05 May 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373124-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7312-4
... and retirement projects reflects techniques that seek to attenuate the paranoia often exhibited by returning Filipinos, who are overwhelmed by fears of crime and insecurity in the Philippines. Through an ethnographic exploration of the Mabuhay Manor, a hotel specifically catering to balikbayans, this chapter...
Published: 03 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373193-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7319-3
... and advice online to the privatization of risk and happiness—as they labor to hold together and optimize their families amid increasing insecurity. Mothers are often anxious and overwhelmed, as what is at stake in their women’s work is not only the health and well-being of their own children but also...
Series: Improvisation, Community, and Social Practice
Published: 04 March 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374497-016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7449-7
... This chapter addresses the fraught interface between improvisation and women. While critical studies of improvisation in jazz have offered powerful progressive ideals of social transformation, they rarely acknowledge the overwhelming presence of men who improvise and the silent majority of women...
Published: 22 May 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395706-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9570-6
... by approximately four thousand people into patrimony even as it incorporates those residents into its social services bureaucracy. It follows as IPAC seeks to sort out legal title to the buildings and establishes an indemnification program that residents rapidly overwhelm, creating fictitious families, registering...
Book Chapter

By Hettie Jones
Published: 23 September 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374152-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7415-2
... papers for Ed in Idaho. Despite illness, she’s getting to studio. Hettie’s work schedule continues to be overwhelming, though between classes one day she has dinner with Marie Ponsot and Jean Valentine, “the two of them really nice.” Big reading “Event” at Bedford “was fabulous.” Hettie even hears from...
Series: Asia-Pacific: Culture, Politics, and Society
Published: 23 February 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376040-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7604-0
... into a colony under Taiwan’s jurisdiction. Appeals to Okinawan community had only limited success in convincing small producers to reorganize their collective labor and production arrangements in a manner that local bourgeoisie believed to be most effective in countering the overwhelming power of large Japanese...
Published: 15 October 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390275-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9027-5
... to both authors for directing my attention to some of the more elusive primary sources used in this volume. The amount of Tubman-related material on the Internet can be overwhelming, as a search using Google demonstrates. Much of what is posted on the Internet is useful only for understanding...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-133
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... of triumph. In March, the coalition organized a popular referendum that showed overwhelming support for the protestors’ demands. The coalition launched what it called the “final battle” on 4 April. Faced with unrelenting popular pressure, the government attempted to arrest the leaders with whom...
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...
Series: Improvisation, Community, and Social Practice
Published: 04 March 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7449-7
...Representation and Identity This chapter addresses the fraught interface between improvisation and women. While critical studies of improvisation in jazz have offered powerful progressive ideals of social transformation, they rarely acknowledge the overwhelming presence of men who improvise...
Book Chapter

By Eric J. Pido
Published: 05 May 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7312-4
... the choice to repatriate into Philippine society. The construction of nostalgic space within various tourism and retirement projects reflects techniques that seek to attenuate the paranoia often exhibited by returning Filipinos, who are overwhelmed by fears of crime and insecurity in the Philippines. Through...
Published: 17 March 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7339-1
... in postmedieval Europe from the body of the king to the flesh of the people, the chapter shows how the flesh that was once contained by sovereign krísis now floods the modern scene, overwhelming and deranging it. This constitutes the basic dilemma of our present moment: having rid ourselves of sovereignty’s...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-120
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... a popular referendum that showed overwhelming support for the protestors’ demands. The coalition launched what it called the “final battle” on 4 April. Faced with unrelenting popular pressure, the government attempted to arrest the leaders with whom it was negotiating and to apply a state of siege...