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Published: 01 September 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394167-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9416-7
... Big, faSt muSeumS / Small, SloW movieS film, sCale, anD tHe art mUseUm Haidee Wasson ew York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art (the Met) is nthe quintessential American example of the “univer- sal survey museum,” a museum that seeks to display and thus order everything within...
Published: 19 July 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391869-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9186-9
...) four What Have We Done to Weigh So Little on Their Scale? Mnemonic Restitution and the Aesthetics of Racial Reparations in dAvid remniCk’s...
Published: 18 May 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387732-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8773-2
...CHAPTER 4 On the Scale and Main Areas of Corruption This chapter analyzes the four main methods used to assess the extent of corruption in particular societies—legal statistics, perception-based es- timates, experience-based estimates (also called the proxy method), and tracking...
Published: 03 August 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394518-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9451-8
...Historical Decline or Change of Scale? The Electoral Dynamics of European Social Democratic Parties, 1950–2009 Gerassimos Moschonas I wish it was the sixties. –Radiohead, “The Bends” (quoted in Glyn 2006) Is Something Important Happening to Electoral Social Democracy? In...
Published: 25 October 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383864-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8386-4
... 6 ‘‘War Again, or Somesuch Narrating the Scale and Scope of Narcospatiality The development of large new trading organizations along with an accel- erated consolidation of corporate power at the end of the twentieth cen- tury have drawn attention to the...
Published: 28 January 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393344-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9334-4
... The Scale of World Literature N rvanai Tanoukhi This is his home; he can’t be far away. Sophocles, Philoctetes Distance has long been a thorny issue for Comparative Literature. Whether one tries to...
Published: 14 September 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9781478002017-002
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0201-7
Published: 18 November 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373674-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7367-4
Published: 27 May 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375951-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7595-1
Published: 25 August 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376170
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7617-0
Published: 28 January 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393344
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9334-4
... studied the rise and decline of Teresa Records, a small independent jazz label, fur- ther suggests that the differences between indies and majors are both structural—the size and scale of a company, musical diversity, catalogue size, access to capital and other cultural and economic resources—and...
... edi- torial eye and a remarkable knack for dragging out of me some of my best thinking. Finally, I thank my parents, James and Marlene Scales. My x AcknowledgMents father toiled for over forty years at a steel mill while my mother worked at home raising her three children, both laboring to...
Published: 01 November 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395720-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9572-0
... a large- scale narrative about the develop- ment of the Aboriginal recording industry and the vast amount of cul- intRoduction 3 tural work that it does, while also examining specific musical and social gestures and moving outward from lived...
Published: 01 November 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395720-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9572-0
Published: 01 November 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395720-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9572-0
... patterns, and melodic shape, all in an attempt to grab the ear of judges with something new (Desrosiers and Scales 2012). However, what has become more standardized is the evaluation of these stylistic developments. The discussion of powwow performance aesthetics presented here is informed to a...
Published: 01 November 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395720-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9572-0
... dance prizes were as much as $5,000, and singing contests could net a group $25,000 for a first- place finish. In 2002, how- ever, a new committee chairman presided over the powwow, and the com- dRuM gRoups And singeRs 115 mittee had scaled back the prize money...
Published: 01 November 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395720-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9572-0
... studied the rise and decline of Teresa Records, a small independent jazz label, fur- ther suggests that the differences between indies and majors are both structural—the size and scale of a company, musical diversity, catalogue size, access to capital and other cultural and economic resources—and...
Published: 01 November 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395720-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9572-0