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Published: 15 November 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393160-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9316-0
Published: 01 January 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390787-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9078-7
Published: 01 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373865-079
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7386-5
... of local capitalists. A journalist’s depiction of smuggling by airplane passengers is presented alongside a fictional piece about unemployment and the informal economy of “hustling.” In a different vein, the fact that human rights groups working to protect unionists have denounced Colombia’s pattern...
Published: 10 February 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373322-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7332-2
... 1990s poses it in a national cultural one—the essay investigates the ways in which culturalism is smuggled back into the center of historical inquiry in the guise of economic empiricism. Juxtaposing Wang Yanan’s and his contemporaries’ expositions of semicolonialism in the 1930s and 1940s to the...
Published: 29 October 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478005339-009
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0533-9
... theorizes the stakes of her reading practice.9 Early in Tendencies, in the aptly titled section Promising, Smuggling, Reading, Overreading, Sedgwick reflects on her unique way of interacting with texts. Importantly, in this section she situates her approach within the specific, terrorizing location of a...
Published: 08 September 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376187-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7618-7
... of 1919, under the Defence of the Colony Regulations and under Section 3 of Chapter 130, the Post Office Ordinance by order of Mr. Walter, then Acting Governor, I had every reason to believe that the newspaper was being smuggled into the Colony through Mexico and Guatemala,1 in larger numbers...
Published: 01 January 2019
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0747-0
... to curtail preFaCe xi undocumented migration, smuggling, and terrorism and to control citizens and legitimate territories. Border walls not only demarcate national bound- aries but also embody transformations in sovereign power and citizenship that ultimately imprison the populations they are meant...
Published: 13 March 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007197-207
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0719-7
... read that letter. I tried to honor my mother s daring and smuggled a part of it into a novel I was then writing. What is the responsibility of the writer? Our responsibility is only to be honest, even if it means being base or wrong. I fear it is fash ion able for many writers to think that they have...
Published: 30 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013099-132
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1309-9
... for conspiracy to smuggle narcotics, and on his release in December 2018 he was forced to return to Jamaica in a case of life partially imitating art. He received a hero s welcome on his return. Yes, well, tek dis from Gargamel, uddawise known as Buju Anytime yuh go a foreign neva yuh dare t row stone...
Published: 15 May 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478009245-002
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0924-5
... fishing, trading, and smuggling on the high seas, which involved interactions ChApter 236 with foreign merchants, smugglers, and pirates, thus preserving the spark of commerce. In the 1960s and 1970s, economic anthropology was embroiled in a debate between the formalists and the substantivists. The...
Published: 01 January 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386797-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8679-7
... actions as a troublemaker. Ringgold has always taken great delight in this description of her smuggling subversive material into the citadel of the art world in seemingly benign forms. But, whether one thinks of Ringgold as the young firebrand of the 1960s or the distinguished world-famous older artist of...
Published: 01 January 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007470-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0747-0
... Corruption Robbery Human Smuggling Sex Trade Special Interest Allien (SIA) Cartels/Criminal Gangs Cash Smuggling Drug Smuggling Marijuana Cocaine Methamphetamine Heroin MDMA Perscription Drugs Cities reporting Mexican drug tra cking organizations Major Mexican tra cking and staging cities Flow of...
Book Chapter

By Mark W. Driscoll
Published: 09 November 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012740-010
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1274-0
... suppression campaign, 285 92; Qing dynasty suppression of, 44, 280 85; raciology perspective on, 19 21, 278 80; Index 363 refuges from, missionaries establishment of, 276 80; in rural China, 261 66; Sichuan drug war and, 255 97; smuggling activities and, 265 69 Orbis Spike, 3, 222 Ordinance on Newspapers...
Published: 15 May 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007487-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0748-7
... but on diferences in policing and taxation. Paraguay s lack of export taxes, com- pared to the high taxes of its neighbors, meant that there was an advantage for Argentine and Brazilian exporters to smuggle their goods into Paraguay and export them from there. Contraband cigarettes and vhs tapes, pro...
Published: 19 November 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377450-027
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7745-0
.... General Maqoma and Chief Brander destroyed more than two hundred farmhouses and captured five thousand cattle from the colonists. Khoikhoi women sold their bodies to the British soldiers in order to 120  Zakes Mda smuggle canisters of gunpowder to their fighting men. Twin and his friends made...
Published: 19 March 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013181-011
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1318-1
... slightest idea that for several weeks the Stavka had been in possession of Kurt Zeitzler s entire plan of attack. Even Marshal Zhukov believed that his En glish allies had smuggled a high- ranking traitor into Hitler s head- 119 W H E N TH E b LITz K R IE G R A G E D quarters. Little did he know that two...
Published: 03 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007432-006
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0743-2
... traveled to, reported on, and learned from other imperial pow­ ers. The colonial government in the Netherlands Indies was the first to send a representative to another colony with the explicit purpose of learning about opium policy. Concern about corruption and smuggling prompted by the distri­ bution...
Published: 03 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007432-009
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0743-2
... dissipation so acute that opium­ addicted Chinese laborers fled to Sulu and Mindanao to escape their intolerable conditions.52 Despite their best efforts, Americans had a difficult time controlling traffic between the southern Philippines and Borneo. Authorities snuffed out trans­ border slaving and smuggling...
Published: 01 January 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007470-001
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0747-0
... Texas, and at one time they owned about a third of the valley, so where I am coming from here is that my concerns for things happening in the valley are genuine. I feel for the valley, that is what I am getting at here. In addition, I understand illegal immigration, drug smuggling, because I was a US...
Book Chapter

By Mimi Sheller
Published: 16 October 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012733-012
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1273-3
... trafficking, 72, 115, 131, 136 38, 137; lakes at, 23, 113 15, 114, 118, 119, 124 25, 137, 188n40; Malpasse-Jimaní international crossing, 114; margins between water and land, 127 28; Mexico-Guatemala border, 112 13, 119; re- strictions on commercial vehicles, 117 18; smuggling operations, 13, 69...