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Published: 01 January 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395065-017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9506-5
... EPILOGUE Miguel Carter Broken Promise The Land Reform Debacle under the PT Governments The chapters in this volume have dealt with the past, yet also presage the...
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 January 2001
DOI: 10.1215/9780822398448-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9844-8
...introduction: promise ana threat reat What is found at the historical beginning of things is not the inviolable identity of their origin; it is the dissension of other things. - Michel Foucault, ''Nietzsche, Genealogy, History" There is something peculiar and powerful...
Published: 01 September 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394167-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9416-7
...2 CiviC Ci rCU its Projecting the PromiSe of 16mm, 1935–45 Gregory A. Waller he 16mm gauge—as film stock, camera type, and pro- tjection format—was first made available to the general public in 1923. By the late 1920s, as Haidee Wasson demon- strates in her essay on commercial film...
Published: 28 July 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376873-045
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7687-3
...304 PART II ity, Ethiopians, Chinese, Indians, Mexicans, and other nationalities worship together. 32. THE PROMISE STILL GOOD. (September 1906, 3) The hundred and twenty on the day of Pentecost were baptized with the Holy Ghost according to...
Published: 01 January 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390664-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9066-4
...STEVEN J. BACHELOR Miracle on Ice Industrial Workers and the Promise of Americanization in Cold War Mexico You know what a miracle is. Not what Bakunin said. But another world’s intrusions into this one. Most of the time we coexist peacefully, but...
Published: 01 January 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390749-022
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9074-9
... TATIANA SMOLIAROVA 21 THE PROMISE OF A RUIN Gavrila Derzhavin’s Archaic Modernity ‘‘Oh gifted architect murmured Arthur, inaudibly to all but Lady Muriel and myself. ‘‘Foreseeing the exact effect his...
Published: 30 May 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391814-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9181-4
... chapter 2 The Flawed Promise of the High-Modernist City City Building at the Apex of Apartheid Rule [Johannesburg] is dynamic and vigorous and brash and it has no...
Published: 04 December 2001
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383260-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8326-0
... Steve J. Stern Between Tragedy and Promise: The Politics of Writing Latin American History in the Late Twentieth Century ᭢ Is our task to reclaim the political in Latin American history...
Published: 21 August 1990
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382713-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8271-3
... consistent whole. THE HERMENEUTIC OF PROMISE AND FULFILLMENT The Old Testament prophecies of the kingdom provide an ideal subject for an analysis of Calvin's hermeneutic because, unlike texts drawn from the New Testament, or comments on...
Published: 01 January 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375852-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7585-2
..., looking specifically at the ways in which the creative labour of Jimi Hendrix is demonstrative of Wynter’s scientia project. Katherine McKittrick 6 AXIS, BOLD AS LOVE On Sylvia Wynter, Jimi Hendrix, and the Promise of Science Scientists inspired by the legendary improv of Miles...
Published: 03 April 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388005-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8800-5
... 4. Promise and Fetish Genomic Facts and Personalized Medicine, or Life Is a Business Plan In outlining the history of the discovery and functional elucidation of transfer rna (trna), Hans-Jörg Rheinberger argues that the material culture in which experimental biology is situated...
Published: 25 May 2001
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383093-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8309-3
...CAROLE BIEWENER THE PROMISE OF FINANCE Banks and Community Development Radicals have often looked to financial institutions in general and banks in particular as sites for furthering progressive social change. Indeed, credit schemes have been a feature of many progressive community de...
Published: 06 June 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394402-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9440-2
... CHAPter 2 Searching for the Soviet Promise, Fighting for Scottsboro and Harlem’s Survival, 1930–1935 I found Russia everything I ever hoped and dreamed for. JUAnitA lewis, CAst member oF tHe BLACk AND WHiTe motion PiCtUre ProJeCt, CHiCAgO DeFeNDeR, 20...
Published: 30 January 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385073-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8507-3
... 5 The Promise of Hope in a Season of Despair a funeral sermon by maurice o. wallace, ph.d. The family has requested a sermon rather than a eulogy proper, a mes- sage generalized for us...
Published: 19 April 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385455-017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8545-5
...CONCLUSION Post-Utopian Promise I began this book by saying that I have no interest in engaging the ongoing political and cultural battle over the legacies and meanings of the sixties. That was a necessary assertion to make at the outset, since most books on the sixties have been written...
Published: 29 May 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384816-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8481-6
... a promise diminished: the politics of low-power radio Nina Huntemann On January 21, 2000, the Federal Communications Commission (fcc) voted to authorize a new class of broadcasting licenses: low-power radio service (lpfm). Low-power...
Published: 28 January 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383628-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8362-8
... ∫ DELIVERANCE An End to Inflation and the Promise of Neoliberalism The 2222 express train started to operate From Central Station Departing directly from Bom Sucesso Headed for the year 2000 and beyond. —From the song ‘‘Expresso 2222’’ by Gilberto Gil...
Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382508-052
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8250-8
... LI About how keeping the promise he had made to the Spaniards, Atahualpa filled the house with treasure, and how those who came with Almagro claimed shares like those who were there first...
Published: 19 January 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372134-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7213-4
...Introduction. “Jamaica Crawled Into My Soul” Black Women, Affect, and the Promise of Diaspora Caring for myself is not self-­indulgence, it is self-­preservation, and that is an act of political warfare. — Audre Lorde Don’t wait around for other people to be happy for you. Any happiness...