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Published: 01 August 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395416-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9541-6
... two The Promise of Progress Quarantines and the Medical Fusion of Race and Nation, 1890–1895 In 1882, most medical authorities in Mexico and the United States considered quarantines medically unacceptable. Agrippa Bell, the head of...
Published: 01 August 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395416-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9541-6
... This is an opportunity not to be lost to put the serum therapy into effect.— Surgeon General Walter Wyman, 1895 three The Appearance of Progress Black Labor, Smallpox, and the Body Politics of Transnational American Citizenship, 1895...
Published: 01 August 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395416-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9541-6
... custom or formalized in law. — Barbara J. Fields four The Power of Progress Laredo and the Limits of Federal Quarantines, 1898–1903 Four days into a state-mandated smallpox quarantine on Laredo, Justo Saun- ders Penn picked up a handbill left...
Published: 17 March 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384335-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8433-5
... CHAPTER TWO ‘‘Accompanied by Progress Cauca Intermediaries and Antioqueño Migration Both the ‘‘black legend’’ and ‘‘white legend’’ of Antioqueño colonization attribute initiative to Antioqueño...
Published: 24 June 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384731-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8473-1
... chapter 12 Subalterns and Progress The decade that followed Caseros (1852–1862) brought significant changes in the lives of peons and paysanos. The freeing of restric- tions on commercial activity (river transportation, in particular) gave...
Published: 01 November 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388142-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8814-2
...Ethnographies of Nature Progress of the Victims: Political Ecology in the Peruvian Amazon Søren Hvalkof Introduction Through the 1970s, a renewed interest in ecological anthropology was evi- dent, especially in the United States, paralleled by the development of...
Published: 10 December 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385042-061
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8504-2
... Thuggee/Thagi 297 Excerpts from The Thugs or Phansigars of India: History of the Rise and Progress captain william h. sleeman Our readers will almost deem it impossible that such organised gangs of...
Published: 10 December 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385042-121
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8504-2
... from The Suez Canal: Letters and Documents Descriptive of Its Rise and Progress in 1854–56 ferdinand de lesseps To the Members of the Academy of Sciences, Paris. I owe the distinguished honour of my seat in the Academy of Sciences to the execution of the Suez Canal...
Published: 04 March 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385486-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8548-6
...6 Pilgrims’ Progress f the past two decades have seen the prodigious production of critical scholarship on South Asia, these years have also witnessed the rise to prominence of an intolerant Hindu nationalism in India. Subsumed under the generic label of Hindutva, this...
Published: 23 October 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384311-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8431-1
... ROBYN WIEGMAN The Progress of Gender: Whither ‘‘Women In ‘‘Women’s Studies on the Edge a special issue of di√erences, Leora Auslander (1997) opens the volume by thinking about the composite intellectual projects that today coalesce...
Published: 05 June 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394563-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9456-3
... introduction  Pictures and Progress Maurice O. Wallace and Shawn Michelle Smith No other means of representing human likeness has been used more systematically to describe and formulate American identity than photography...
Published: 08 November 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386308-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8630-8
... chapter 4 institutionalizing (racialized) progress Significantly, community members’ di√erential ability to mobilize re- sources also influenced the degree to which they chose to (or were able to) participate in local voluntary organizations—such as...
Published: 01 January 1993
DOI: 10.1215/9780822398318-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9831-8
... CHAPTER VI PROGRESS IN A STORMY WORLD (1930-1945) THE WORLDWIDE CRISIS that erupted in 1929 had a rapid and devas• tating impact on Latin America. The clearest indication of it was the collapse, in most countries, of...
Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392583-038
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9258-3
... Progress and Prosperity (1912) Sir Donald Mackenzie Wallace A British editor and foreign correspondent for The London Times, Donald Macken- zie Wallace lived in Russia between 1870 and 1876, traveling extensively and making notes on what he saw for his book Russia, published in 1877...
Published: 01 January 1991
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390688-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9068-8
... 6 Williams' Spring and All and the progress of poetry To discuss progress in the humanities is like picking up the loose end ofa tangled ball of yarn: The first thread leads immediately to another...
Published: 01 January 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392200-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9220-0
... One War , P ortr aits, MexiC An T ypes, and P orfirian Progress (1840 –1910) odern visual culture began to appear in Mexico around the same time as an event that was definitive for national identity. The in- Mvasion  and occupation of Mexico from 1846 to...
Published: 17 August 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391180-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9118-0
... discourses, with their hierar- chies and all the privileges enjoyed by theoretical vanguards. —Michel Foucault, Lecture of 7 January 1976 One  Laissez-Faire Progress Invisibilizing the Yrmo he standard storyline of the European encounter with indig...
Published: 01 January 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391050-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9105-0
...The Patrons’ Compact: “Peace,” “Progress,” and General Menocal, 1899–1919 The early twentieth century was an era of frequent political turmoil in Cuba, when rebellions surrounded every national election and sugarcane was the most threatened property on the rebels’ agenda...
Published: 04 September 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377092-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7709-2
... Progress It was now 1979 and after fifteen years I had finally left Fela, but I didn’t have anything happening on my own side. So I decided to do some freelancing and see what was gonna 7 come next. After a while I thought...
Published: 13 August 2007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9025-1
... LetExplainMe . .” . in Progress OBOS with support from the Ford Foundation. The first...