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Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392583-023
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9258-3
Published: 24 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375395-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7539-5
... professional murderers / those who strangle to death the naked news / in the shadow of sensational head- lines / they show themselves again and again the serfs of that one face / the map of whose urinal is bigger than the map of my village).1 That single linethe map of whose urinal is bigger than the...
Published: 08 September 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376187-058
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7618-7
... to be serfs and pae[a]ns for their selfish motives. The great struggle in which we are the overcomers, consisted chiefly in language and customs, which are the fearful odds any stranger has to encoun- ter, especially one held in bondage. The first is, we were only permitted to learn through...
Published: 08 September 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376187-162
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7618-7
..., will be legally admired and respected. We have been serfs and peons for hundreds of years. Now is our chance to take the bat in hand and score for our side. Keep your wicket, look readily on the bowler, and with the help of God you will hit every ball to the boundary line. Remember we have...
Published: 12 June 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007463-002
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0746-3
... Russian society (after the liberation of the serfs in 1861), and no literature has explored the effects of rapid social change with a greater sense of drama. Behind the clash of new ideas and traditional belief in the Russian novel during this period, there is the incursion of the machine, the factory...
Book Chapter

By Eric Smoodin
Published: 27 March 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007531-011
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0753-1
...), 76, 80 81, 84 86, 88 89 Agen, France, 45, 53 Agriculteurs cinema, 134 Les Ailes brisées (Broken Wings; 1933), 35 Les Ailes du serf (The Wings of a Serf; 1926), 51 Air France, 145 Albers, Hans, 104, 134 Alésia- Palace cinema, 130 Alexandre Nevski (1938), 142 Alex Nalpas film studio, 64 Alfa, Michèle...
Published: 08 November 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007203-012
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0720-3
... island has been owned and exploited by one really rich guy or another. There are generations here who don t know any other way to live but under some sort of feudal- serf system. I know this is bizarre, that such a me- dieval lord- of- the- manor system of control could still be functioning in the Land...
Published: 10 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007500-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0750-0
... mediated nature of pro- duction efectively operate to alienate workers from the products of their labor. Direct alienation from the material objects of labor is not, however, itself distinctive to capitalism. The classical slave or feudal serf also labored under conditions not of their making to produce...
Published: 12 June 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007463-006
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0746-3
... length, with twelve towers. The Saint Evfimii Monastery possessed over ten thousand serfs, and the walls perhaps imitated the Moscow Krem- lin in an attempt by the church to reassert its political au- thority. As the burial place of Prince Dmitry Pozharsky (1577 1642) the commander of Russian forces in...
Published: 19 November 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377450-062
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7745-0
... cent are la- bourers, labour tenants, and squatters on white farms and work and live under conditions similar to those of the serfs of the Middle Ages. The other 30 per cent live in towns where they have developed economic and social 354  Nelson Mandela habits which bring them closer in many...
Published: 24 April 2020
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0926-9
...- allel marker for bodies that run away. She constructs an analogy between serfs who moved beyond the city- state definition, slaves who ran away from plantations to netherworlds, and lesbians as figures who have run away from heteropatriarchy. Forms of intentional and forced deterritorialization...
Published: 10 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007500-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0750-0
... form self-ownership and antiwill 133 134 Chapter Four of property: property in their labor power. Under feudalism, serfs had no such proprietary claim over their own labor. Owned and controlled by forms of personal domination under aristocratic lords, serfs were not free to change employers or their...
Published: 02 November 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012610-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1261-0
... 75, the largest peas- ant rebellion in Rus sian history. It grew from an alliance between a discon- tented Yaik Cossack military lieutenant, Yemelyan Pugachev, and the sorely exploited serf and peasant classes. Unrest among the Cossacks stemmed not only from the increasing hardships of their military...
Published: 01 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021292-001
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2129-2
... relations with the separation of producers (the serfs) from the com- mons; these early European enclosures signaled the end of feudal relations and followed both a territorial and economic logic. In the Américas, where en- closures began with the dispossession of the Indigenous populations by Span- ish...
Published: 20 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007609-029
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0760-9
... of sage, wild basil, and vétiver. Both of them are now sleeping the long sleep, covered by the same simple tombstone. Where the fathers rest, so will the children. Once upon a time they were buried the way too many are still buried in too many latitudes, the way slaves, serfs, indentured laborers...
Book Chapter

By Stuart Hall, Gregor McLennan
Published: 02 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478002154-018
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0215-4
... feminist thought workers, 37, 81, 104, 128, 204, 207; agri- cultural, 202, 222, 239; black, 199, 205, 210 12, 215 16, 220 23, 251; deskilling of, 103 4, 106, 211, 220, 222; female and domestic, 207 11, 213, 223; mass, 211 12, 220; mi grant, 212, 220, 223; serfs, 37, 95, 99; skilled, 150. See also labor...
... nineteenth century and the beginning of the twentieth registered the effects of the transformation in post- reform Russian society (after the liberation of the serfs in 1861), and no literature has explored the effects of rapid social change with a greater sense of drama. Behind the clash of new ideas and...
Published: 11 January 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394587-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9458-7
Published: 20 September 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007005-001
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0700-5
..., because of their distance from necessary surface water or wells. This enabled syndicate members to aggregate huge herds, often tended by former serfs/slaves and their descendants, and to command de facto control over large swaths of land that are putatively held in communal tenure a process that...
Published: 20 September 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007005-002
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0700-5
.... Cattle lent out to be herded in networks of exchange and patronage deposited the gerontocratic and class- based hierarchies of Tswana communities in milk pails of sweet gravy. Boys, young men, and lower- status men includ- ing batlhanka (serfs/slaves) herded the cattle of their seniors, consuming their...