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Published: 24 September 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383932-100
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8393-2
Published: 24 September 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383932-108
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8393-2
Published: 01 January 1997
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382096-130
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8209-6
Published: 01 January 1997
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382096-131
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8209-6
Published: 17 July 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478008897-002
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0889-7
...- shadowing perhaps the tragedy to come. The thousands of workers forced to attended this oversize show of national unity and purpose faced the speaker. All at once, without apparent prompting or preparation, they turned around and literally started bleating like sheep and yelling, Somos borregos! Nos llevan...
Published: 19 August 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373780-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7378-0
... multispecies resurgence. Churro sheep and Navajo weaving, orchids and extinct bees, lemurs and their farming and scientific people, jellyfish and coral polyps with their art science allies, seals and their Inuit relatives, and microbes in their myriad holobiomes play leading roles. Artists, biologists, and...
Published: 10 June 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374084-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7408-4
... for a position that is beyond race; he becomes a signifier for the supposed end of black freedom struggles- a color-blind society that has left racial reasoning behind. Charles Burnett’s Killer of Sheep , the chapter contends, gestures toward a different way of thinking about the 1960s civil rights...
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By Lesley Stern
Published: 10 August 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012290-052
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1229-0
... Palm Can- yon, we saw a group of hikers looking up into the rocky mountains before us. They had spied two female bighorn sheep far away, high up, small to the naked eye. A rare and exciting glimpse of these endangered creatures. Anza Borrego: Anza refers to the Mexican explorer and colonizer Juan...
Published: 22 November 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478003465-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0346-5
... material for the national sheep biobank. The excitement on his end was understandable; this would be the first ever trip for the biobanking of sheep material, and he would get to test his new biobanking field kit. For me, this collection journey turned out to be one of the key moments in my fieldwork: I...
Published: 19 November 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377450-015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7745-0
... did we first taste freedom that other men eat so sweet. We rejoice at the very word freedom and Free labour even before it is mingled with water + ground it is 20 times sweeter than forced labour. . . . I was born at the Bushmans river among that sheep and cattle, but we soon lost all our...
Published: 06 November 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012818-011
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1281-8
... of set- tler colonialism. This is brilliantly demonstrated by William Beinart in his article Night of the Jackal, to which this entry is indebted. Jackals are found in Africa and Asia, but their prominence in southern African folklore can probably be traced to settler sheep- farming, which spread...
Published: 19 November 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377450-043
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7745-0
... extremely high rates of migrancy—­virtually all adult men engaged in mine labor, taking contracts of six or nine months or longer per year. A man might have owned a small number of sheep and cattle, and farm a small plot, but he likely spent most of his adult life moving between rural Basutoland and...
Published: 19 November 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377450-026
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7745-0
.... One day, without knowing that I had moved from where I was standing at the side of the vlei, I found myself in this country of which “Umlanjeni” spoke to me. There were a great many Kraals [cattle enclo- sures] with cattle, sheep, goats and pigs. Their huts were round, and very smoothly...
Published: 19 November 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377450-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7745-0
... Swellendam. Colo- nists, known as trekboere (migratory cattle farmers), survived by herding sheep and cattle, which entered the maritime trade as brined meat to support sailors trav- eling between Europe and the East Indies. The Dutch East India Company struggled to control its expanding colony...
Published: 19 November 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377450-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7745-0
... and his family was starving, so //Kabbo turned his hunter’s prowess to a white settler’s sheep. Arrested with other so-­called Bushmen rustlers, //Kabbo spent part of his sentence at Breakwater Station prison in Cape Town, an area now developed into the trendy Waterfront district. Released in...
Published: 17 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007456-046
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0745-6
... to the Admiral and his Men, bringing them Potatoes and two fat Sheep, promising further to bring them Water, for which they received some Presents. The next Day two Men went ashore with Barrels for Water, and the Natives having them at an Advantage, presently seized them, and, as tis probable, knock...
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By Jack Halberstam
Published: 23 October 2020
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1262-7
... that some of the islands in this archi- pelago were home to only two people a mating pair, I suppose for whom the solitude was unfathomably (to us at least) alluring. Finally, we came to a stretch of rocky cliffs. The captain explained that they had to airlift sheep into and out of these stretches...
Published: 02 November 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012863-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1286-3
... constant harm to people. Care for Jewish animals, that is. Golan who prides himself on strictly following the regulations of organic standards not only out of compliance but also from what seems to be a real concern for nature has a habit of using fertilizer to poison Pales- tinian goats and sheep. The...
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By Sakari Tamminen
Published: 22 November 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478003465-008
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0346-5
.... FINNCATTLE Epigraphs: Foucault 1979, 228; Wilmot 2007, 412. 1 See dad- is, http dad . fao . org / . 2 Several studies have established clear links between nations and the manage- ment of their natu ral animal populations, be they cattle (Ritvo 1992; Taussig 2004), sheep (S. Franklin 2007b), salmon (Lien 2005...
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By Sakari Tamminen
Published: 22 November 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478003465-010
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0346-5
.... See also freezability Domestic Animal Diversity Informa- tion System, 40 double- binding forces, 13, 213 double time, 17, 79, 87 260 INDEx ecological imperialism, 7 Fennomans, 43 47 fieldwork setting and pro cess, 30 35 Finnish Food Safety Authority, 166 67 foreign sheep breeds, rise to domi- nance of...