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Published: 15 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375449-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7544-9
Published: 01 January 1995
DOI: 10.1215/9780822396307-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9630-7
Published: 04 March 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374497-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7449-7
Published: 24 May 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478004592-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0459-2
Book Chapter

By Angelo Restivo
Published: 08 March 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478003441-004
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0344-1
Published: 01 January 2000
DOI: 10.1215/9780822397694-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9769-4
Published: 22 November 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478003465
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0346-5
Published: 24 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375715-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7571-5
... This chapter starts with a puzzle: Why is there a total absence, in thought and in practice, of any collective struggle against the graveyard shift worldwide? It explores the contemporary globalization of night work and the gradual lifting of legal barriers against the nocturnal shift. With...
Published: 16 September 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374930-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7493-0
... This chapter analyzes the interlacing of visible identities and the changing materiality of flesh, through a close reading of Frantz Fanon’s work. Fanon dramatizes how ideas about race affect his own body. He describes being wounded by the looks and words of others and the puzzling metamorphoses...
Published: 27 May 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374398-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7439-8
... doctors, indigenous patients, and healers and the emotional distress of losing patients, some of whom were relatives. Two healers detailed how their postmortem efforts to solve the puzzle prompted them to piece together strange symptoms, spiritual pathogens, corrupt government contractors, and witchcraft...
Published: 14 September 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375210-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7521-0
... The introduction sets up the puzzle animating the book: With no shortage of financial or material resources, how might Mumbai’s fitful taps be made sense of? The introduction critically engages theoretical debates among urban geographers, political economists, and culturalist critics about the...
Book Chapter

By Noenoe K. Silva
Published: 24 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373131-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7313-1
... otherwise having kuleana to do so. Currently, a small collective is producing works that bring us closer to understanding the complex philosophies of our kupuna that are expressed in poetic, sometimes deeply puzzling language. Although we are but a few right now, there is a surge of new Kanaka intellectuals...
Book Chapter

By Swanee Hunt
Published: 05 May 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373568-032
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7356-8
... achievements in which women leaders have had a strong hand over the past twenty years. It provides an inside look at how they put together and then rolled out an innovative program to stop rape; puzzled over how a political campaign back in villages might take hold or backfire; recognized that easing the...
Published: 16 September 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374930-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7493-0
... This chapter analyzes the interlacing of visible identities and the changing materiality of flesh, through a close reading of Frantz Fanon’s work. Fanon dramatizes how ideas about race affect his own body. He describes being wounded by the looks and words of others and the puzzling...
Published: 30 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013099-100
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1309-9
.... The relationship between economic progress and how Jamaicans vote has been a puzzle for most of us. I have spent the last almost twenty years study- ing and researching it and have written many books about it but it continues to be a puzzle. The puzzle is based on the fact that Jamaican voters often...
Published: 24 August 2020
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1246-7
... armeniacum 51 Gray s lily Lilium grayi 52 Mountain Sweet pitcher Sarracenia rubra ssp. jonesii 53 American ginseng Panax quinquefolius 54 Monkey puzzle wood Araucaria araucana 55 Sundew Byblis gigantea 56 Pitcher plant Nepenthes macrophylla 57 Iranian iris Iris paradoxa 58 Patagonian cypress wood Fitzroya...
... to mediate between Spanish-speaking doctors, indigenous patients, and healers and the emotional distress of losing patients, some of whom were relatives. Two healers detailed how their postmortem efforts to solve the puzzle prompted them to piece together strange symptoms, spiritual pathogens...
Published: 08 September 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376187-019
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7618-7
... determination of the government to push through the bill still more of a puzzle, or perhaps better, it would be puzzling if the reason of their determina- tion was not so obvious. It can be stated openly and without fear of reasonable contradiction that the British West Indies is second to none in...
Published: 28 May 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013211-023
EISBN: 978-1-4780-9169-1
... life on buses in­tere­ st­ing, and during this week several incidents occurred that I found disconcerting in the sense that they puzzled me. I felt a need to keep them with me so that I might turn them over, look for places to get inside them, so to speak. It seemed they w­ ere moments when some sort...
Published: 13 March 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007197-018
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0719-7
...Ev er y Da y I W rit e th e Bo ok · Am ita va K um ar How to Throw Your Body The advice about writing that I have been puzzling over and would like to adopt as a motto comes from Emerson by way of David Shields in Real ity Hunger: The way to write is to throw your body at the mark when all your...