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Published: 11 March 1988
DOI: 10.1215/9780822381495-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8149-5
Published: 26 November 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376620-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7662-0
Book Chapter

By Paul Kockelman
... replacement grading ontology quantity qualia ...
Book Chapter

By Diane M. Nelson
Published: 12 October 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7507-4
... Guatemalan civil war traditional dances census language politics statistics Mayan Organizing 1.0 and 2.0 base-20 counting Mayan calendar quantity’s qualifications ...
Published: 01 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374596-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7459-6
... quantity qualia ...
Published: 12 October 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375074-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7507-4
... and attempts to survive the violent and economically precarious present. In addressing “counting Maya” in terms of census statistics and “what counts” as Maya, as in how many Mayan languages there are and what Mayan identity means more generally, the chapter introduces themes of quantity’s qualifications...
Published: 09 March 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375869-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7586-9
... of modern mining that branded their practices as more socially and environmentally responsible than those of earlier operations. Meanwhile, critics of the Yanacocha Mining Company argued that mining operations (typically located at the headwaters of the river basin) reduce the quantity and quality of water...
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By Nikhil Anand
Published: 17 February 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373599-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7359-9
... This chapter demonstrates how the city’s urban government is extended into the region through projects to secure ever-increasing quantities of water from nearby rural areas. It details how rainfall in an agrarian district one hundred kilometers from the city is made Mumbai’s not just through...
Published: 12 October 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7507-4
... themes of quantity’s qualifications and relations between the individual and the aggregate. Guatemalan civil war traditional dances census language politics statistics Mayan Organizing 1.0 and 2.0 base-20 counting Mayan calendar quantity’s qualifications ...
Published: 09 March 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375869-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7586-9
... This chapter describes how an irrigation canal and the fluid relations built around it became the focus of disagreements about the effects mining on water quantity and quality. The canal connected people and landscapes through relations that encompassed, but were not reducible to, economic...
Published: 09 March 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7586-9
... of the Yanacocha Mining Company argued that mining operations (typically located at the headwaters of the river basin) reduce the quantity and quality of water available to communities downstream. The chapter focuses on a participatory water monitoring program to show how various actors used the language and tools...
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By Fabiana Li
Published: 09 March 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7586-9
...-mining campaigns traditional knowledge political ontology materiality Quilish This chapter describes how an irrigation canal and the fluid relations built around it became the focus of disagreements about the effects mining on water quantity and quality. The canal connected people...