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Published: 09 November 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386278-020
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8627-8
... JOHN HARTLEY FROM REPUBLIC OF LETTERS TO TELEVISION REPUBLIC? CITIZEN READERS IN THE ERA OF BROADCAST TELEVISION The era of popular broadcast television, which has lasted fifty c or so years from the mid-1950s...
Published: 08 July 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392156-016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9215-6
... George Lipsitz Afterword Racially Writing the Republic and Racially Righting the Republic Figure 1  “The Flag Is Bleeding” (1967), by Faith Ringgold, The American People Series #18, oil on canvas, 72 in. x 96 in. © Faith Ringgold 1967. t...
Published: 05 September 2001
DOI: 10.1215/9780822381105-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8110-5
... THE POWER OF THE PEOPLE AND THE RULE OF LAW The Problem ofConstitutional Democracy in the Weimar Republic On August II, I9I9, for the first time in the history of the German nation, a constitution...
Published: 01 January 1997
DOI: 10.1215/9780822397656-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9765-6
... [4 ] THE PARADOXICAL FOUNDATIONS OF CONSTITUTIONAL DEMOCRACY Hans Kelsen and Carl Schmitt in the Weimar Republic The constitutional debates of the 1920S revolved around the relationship between popular sovereignty...
Published: 01 January 1997
DOI: 10.1215/9780822397656-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9765-6
... [6 ] EQUALITY, PROPERTY, EMERGENCY The Constitutional Jurisprudence of the High Courts in the Republic The previous chapters have shown the close connection between consti• tutional theory and constitutional...
Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822396352-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9635-2
...Lauren Derby Gringo Chickens with Worms Food and Nationalism in the Dominican Republic EI costo de la vida sube otra vez The cost of living goes up again el peso que baja ya ni se ve the peso is so low it can't even be seen, y las habichuelas no se pueden comer...
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384694-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8469-4
... ∏ Midwives of the Republic hen Luisa González’s mother went into labor in 1912 she was Wattended by Mariana, an old woman who was comadrona of La Puebla, San José’s poorest barrio. The midwife and her ministrations would have been...
Published: 17 March 2003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8433-5
... PART ≤ THE WHITE REPUBLIC, CHAPTER FOUR Regenerating Riosucio: Regeneration and the Transition to Conservative Rule In January 1885 the municipal council in Riosucio...
Published: 17 March 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384335-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8433-5
... CHAPTER FIVE Regenerating Conflict: Riosucio’s Indígenas in the White Republic In the district of Riosucio, as elsewhere, the Regeneration goals of unity, order, and commercial prosperity were...
Published: 29 June 1995
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382393-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8239-3
...Julie Race and Sensibility in the Early Republic: Ellison Ann Eliza Bleecker and Sarah Wentworth Morton One could argue, citing the tone of recent Ameri• can politics, that we are in the midst of a new age of sensibility. Political events...
Published: 31 March 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386698-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8669-8
... 7 The Plebeian Republic In 1838, on passing through that location [the Huanta punas], the Protec- tor Grand Marshal General Santa Cruz presented a general’s uniform to one indian Huachaca.—El Debate, November 6, 1896...
Published: 10 May 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388036-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8803-6
...chapter two Mystic States Martyrdom and the Making of the Islamic Republic Hello, my country: What is this love, this spark that a delicate song brings to my heart and soul with such skill? Our delicate hearts that pulsate in the chest, ignited by fire in the bones: how can they end...
Published: 01 January 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387763-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8776-3
... Pandora’s Box 2 (Germany, 1928) exorcising pandora-lilith in the weimar republic A distinguished member of the ‘‘classic silents’’ section in contemporary video stores...
Published: 28 December 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387404-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8740-4
... chapter 7 Postcolonial Landscapes: Transitions from Colony to Republic Nineteenth-century developments brought irreversible changes to the Spanish and Portuguese colonies in their internal governance, their external relations with the major...
Published: 01 January 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391296-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9129-6
... chapter 6 Child Bondage in the Liberal Republic The Runaway In July 1918, fourteen-year-old Ernestina Pérez ran away from home. But the home she left behind, the home where she had spent her child- hood, was not that of her parents...
Published: 13 October 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388593-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8859-3
... a new emphasis on the economic and political threat that such a group posed to the maintenance of social order in the British colonies. In the wake of the American Revolution, as the young republic strug- gled to define its national character and to understand itself, social ob- servers...
Published: 25 March 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389453-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8945-3
... ≤ A Republic of Layers On 15 November 1889, Emperor of Brazil Pedro II was overthrown by military coup d’etat, ending eight decades of New World monarchical rule and setting the stage for republican government. The coup was welcomed by political leaders throughout São Paulo as...
Published: 01 January 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373988-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7398-8
... CHAPTER TWELVE A Republic in Name Despite the enthusiasm with which the Provisional Government first was received in America, the oligarchy had failed to reach its goal. The queen had succeeded in blocking annexation...
Published: 01 January 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390749-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9074-9
... JONATHAN BOLTON 7 THE RUINS OF A REPUBLIC Czech Modernism after Munich, 1938–1939 In evoking a vanished order—and thereby, in some sense, sustain- ing it—ruins help us pose questions of how, and whether, the past...