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Published: 01 January 1993
DOI: 10.1215/9780822379287-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7928-7
Series: Objects/Histories
Published: 01 January 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388562-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8856-2
Series: Experimental Futures
Published: 10 June 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393672-017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9367-2
Series: Latin America in Translation
Published: 24 September 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383932-056
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8393-2
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385110-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8511-0
Series: Radical Perspectives
Published: 01 January 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391425-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9142-5
Published: 01 January 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394334-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9433-4
Series: Archives of empire ;
Published: 10 December 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385042-156
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8504-2
... Pilgrims, Travelers, and Tourists 769 source: Chapter 9 in Personal Narrative of a Pilgrimage to Al-Madinah and Meccah (London: Longman, Brown, Green, and Longmans, 1855 1856). This essay was written in 1855. The Two Cities stanley lane-poole [Stanley Lane-Poole was the son-in-law of Edward...
Series: Objects/Histories
Published: 03 April 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384717-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8471-7
Published: 01 January 1999
DOI: 10.1215/9780822397229-021
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9722-9
Series: American Encounters/Global Interactions
Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822396352-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9635-2
Published: 13 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373520-104
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7352-0
...brilliant imperfection Hermit Crabs I hunker down among the rocks at low tide to watch a pool dotted with snails. Their shells are gray, russet, midnight blue, tightly curled. There are no signs of life among the lacy fronds of seaweed. But as I watch, the shells begin to move, not the slow, smooth...
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By Carolyn Hardin
Published: 09 July 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021605-006
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2160-5
... sponsored enterprises (gses) went about funding the sec- ondary market for mortgages in a wholly new way, by selling mortgage-­ backed securities (mbs). Unlike w­ hole loans, mortgage-b­ acked securities gave investors certificates representing diversified pools of loans. Beginning in 1970, Ginnie Mae lent...
Published: 01 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374596-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7459-6
... This chapter uses the institution of replacement (as it plays out in the context of labor pooling and house building) as a lens to examine long-term transformations in social relations brought on by the NGO’s ecotourism project. It analyzes what happens to local values when there are pressures...
Published: 07 October 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373643-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7364-3
... adaptation to living in oxygen-thin highlands. This preemptive focus on the biological capacitation of populations suggests that China’s scheme of official ethnicities is conceptualized as a diversified pool of genetic resources for the fortification of China’s genomes against the pressures of an environment...
Book Chapter

By Hagar Kotef
Series: Theory in Forms
Published: 02 November 2020
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1286-3
... that is more po liti- cally productive. I recall trips with my father along an abandoned railway to the ruins of Na ane, which was close to the kibbutz where he was born and where my grand- parents still lived. I recall bathing on hot summer days in a pool in the Golan Heights that was built by the Syrian army...
Book Chapter

By Lesley Stern
Series: Writing Matters!
Published: 10 August 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012290-072
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1229-0
... around the swimming pool. A giant tortoise ambles slowly across the desert, a decapitated bloody human head strapped to its body. When it reaches a group of dea agents it explodes. Hank explains that this was the Mexican drug cartel s way of sending a message: The head belonged to a snitch named Tortuga...
Published: 16 October 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012641-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1264-1
...- increase pools, but there are widely varying criteria for determining who 3. How to Negotiate for a Higher Salary lori flores and jocelyn olcott How to Negotiate for a Higher Salary 25 is meritorious. Some departments have union contracts that determine when raises occur and how they will be distributed...
Published: 09 July 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021605-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2160-5
... and the cdo securities w­ ere essential for the arbitrage in subprime cdos to take place. The alchemy, as Ben- melech and Dlugosz (2009) describe it, that allowed low rated mbs to go into the collateral pool and high rated cdo bonds to come out is thus wor- thy of scrutiny (see figure 5.5). The cdo...
Book Chapter

By Lynden Harris
Published: 02 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021421-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2142-1
.... Charles was lying on the floor, his shades twisted above his head, a pool of liquid gathering beneath him. My auntie was sprawled across 20 Ajar Charles like a blanket. In the center of her forehead, a round mark was oozing red. Inside the trailer, my mom started to scream and scream. I just stood...