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Published: 21 October 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374886-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7488-6
... with the globalization of Asian cute culture in the 1980s; proceeding through to what is popularly referred to as the Asian moment in fashion, marked by the rapid growth of luxury markets in parts of Asia in the midst of the Great Recession; and to the increasing centrality of social media in fashion...
Published: 16 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012931-004
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1293-1
...CHAPTER THREE Personal and Public Archives Fragments and (Post)Colonial Memory THIS CHAPTER LOOKS AT the return to historical archives evident in the con temporary artwork of both the Cambodian painter and collagist Leang Seckon and the Viet nam ese American experimental filmmaker H ng- Ân Tr ng...
Published: 22 January 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012979-004
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1297-9
...3 Is the Personal Political? Everyday Life as a Site of Struggle in the Campus New Left Isn t a return to the everyday actually a defeat? Doesn t another strike actually open up the prospect of victory? Let s overcome the sectarian battles with an all- campus wave of energy! Nonpolitical...
Published: 03 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007432-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0743-2
...part iii. governing structures 6. one ser vice, three systems, many empires: the u.s. consular ser vice and the growth of u.s. global power, 1789 1924 Nicole M. Phelps In the long nineteenth century, the U.S. Consular Ser vice (uscs) helped to en­ mesh the United States in a global network of trade...
Published: 21 August 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375548-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7554-8
... Africa. The years at Southern ­were a time of immen­ se personal growth. They in- stilled within me an intellectual curiosity and a love of learning that have served me well for more than half a cent­ ury. Some of my memories are romantic—­ vivid images of moss-cov­ ered oak trees, the almost...
Published: 21 August 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7554-8
... school to help bring in the ­family crops. But her ­father, who was largely self-­taught, was regarded as one of the most literate persons in the parish, and he taught his dau­gh­ter the love of learning. It was my mo­ther who constantly reminded my brother John and me that we had to be twice as...
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By Ann Snitow
Published: 14 August 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7567-8
...” in “human sexual arrangements,” divisions of labor and values between the sexes, which were once useful adaptations but are now destructive and limiting to all projects for human freedom, growth, and survival. Dinnerstein offers subtle analyses of the daily workings of sexism, the often small and...
Published: 20 September 2019
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0700-5
... Bank was cautioning that con- sumer spending, facilitated in large part on credit, was driving Botswana s economy.23 The relationship between growth and personal debt is its own self- devouring paradox. Is Another World Possible? Growth- driven development is also predicated on a facile evo- lutionary...
Published: 14 October 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7393-3
... management mode and ultimately growth. Dr. Snyderman stepped down as Chancellor after his third five-year term in June 2004. In the ten years since, he has actively advocated for new models for health care. He learned many lessons from his 15-year experience, some professional and some personal—but...
Published: 12 May 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7320-9
... community are more important to youth than high-profile public personalities. The framework of archipelagic American studies illuminates complex minority and majority dynamics that might otherwise be overlooked by US-centric approaches. US engagements with the Caribbean (Manifest Destiny and the...
Published: 10 April 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478009252-004
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0925-2
... clarity about how fatherhood was also about personal growth. I realized that I was not only ready for it, but craving it. Going to India, experiencing the Mani Mahesh Yatra in the Himalayas, was life altering. It wasn t just a touristic, you know, vacation. I began to move away from religion and toward...
Published: 30 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013082-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1308-2
... Indian helped him to secure land deals and navigate local bureaucracies. More than ties of nationality or kinship, though, India promised meteoric economic growth. Many of the investors I met had their own calculus for determining where to invest; Kaushal s metric was the rate at which India s wealthiest...
Published: 16 October 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012641-036
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1264-1
... knowledge base as a classroom teacher. With my own experience of growth in mind, I believe it incumbent on his- torians to understand and wield ever- evolving genres of storytelling. That used to mean books, articles, films, radio, and lit er a ture. Now, it includes web- based content such as blogs...
Published: 30 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013082-043
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1308-2
... personal growth trajectory has made him develop forms of practice and ethics that lead him to develop more accountable relationships with the communities from which data are extracted and engage in attempts to reverse some of this extractive relationship. However, such personaliza- tion is highly...
Published: 16 October 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012641-004
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1264-1
.... Authenticity is pos si ble, though, and in this essay, I will share some personal anecdotes of how I navigated the journey to stay true to my au then tic self, as well as offer some suggestions and advice as to how others might be able to do the same. It remains the case that underrepresented scholars...
Published: 24 April 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478009344-011
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0934-4
... the appreciation of relations necessary. What was being emphasized and what was overlooked? She suggests that discussions of the person emphasizing the notion of an abstract and legally defined entity, the bounded individual with rights over property . . . [have] obscured the most obvious contexts in...
Published: 21 August 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375548-015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7554-8
... do the same. He gave so much attention to personal growth, the continued development of the body, the mind, and the spirit, that the prison came to be described by the prison- ers as Robben Island University. The spirit of Robben Island, with its slogan “each one teach one,” helped prisoners...
Published: 20 September 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007005-002
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0700-5
... public health concerns. Beef consump- tion is but one element in this changing body. But it is a signifi- cant one, not only in terms of diet but also as a synecdoche of the paradox of self- devouring growth. The British drew their protectorate, Bechuanaland, into the beef market in the 1950s when the...
Published: 23 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021209-006
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2120-9
...: Everted and Inverted Eyelids LEON RAFAILOV, MD What Is It? Ectropion means an outward turning of the edge of the eyelid away from the eyeball. In most cases, it is the lower eyelid that is affected by ectropion. Ectropion usually occurs because the lower eyelid tissues relax with gravity as a person...
Published: 24 April 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007524-008
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0752-4
... increase in rooftops in the village between 2006 and 2009 in the Q eqchi mi grant community. Part of a formal pre sen ta tion of the State of the Maya Biosphere Reserve report (wcs 2011) to out going president Álvaro Colom, the image was followed by a graph project- ing population growth across the...