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Published: 22 August 1988
DOI: 10.1215/9780822381518-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8151-8
Series: Politics, History, and Culture
Published: 30 June 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384687-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8468-7
Published: 06 August 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388692-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8869-2
Published: 07 March 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395225-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9522-5
...Organizing Women under Socialism and Capitalism ...
Published: 20 December 2001
DOI: 10.1215/9780822380825-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8082-5
Series: Asia-Pacific: Culture, Politics, and Society
Published: 27 March 2009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9229-3
Book Chapter

By Jerry K. Jacka
Series: New Ecologies for the Twenty-First Century
Published: 19 October 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7501-2
... kinship land tenure gender relations social organization labor ...
Published: 05 May 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373353-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7335-3
... This chapter explores the diverse strategies applied by farmer communities, social organizations, and NGOs in the north of Peru to resist the plans of the Río Blanco mining company to exploit minerals in their territories. Both contentious strategies of direct action and protest...
Series: New Ecologies for the Twenty-First Century
Published: 19 October 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375012-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7501-2
... social groups that ensure flexibility in terms of group composition and land-tenure dynamics. A critical aspect of Porgeran social organization is the expectation that people will live and interact with as many of their social groups as they can. In a cognatic society like Porgera, the number...
Book Chapter

By Dean Spade
Published: 13 July 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7479-4
... Transgender social movement grassroots community organizing prison mutual aid queer racism gender ...
Published: 26 October 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9781478002437-008
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0243-7
... The shared insights of psychoanalysis and the Afro-Atlantic religions are used here to highlight the ambivalent nature of the empowered things at the core of the social organizations constituted by both psychoanalysis and the Afro-Atlantic religions. This chapter explores the meaning...
Published: 12 August 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373834-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7383-4
.... Social formation theory purports to account for society in its totality and its changes over space-time. The theory understands power or agency as the means by which societies are organized and changed, and social structures involve primarily race, gender, sexuality, class, and nation. social...
Series: New Ecologies for the Twenty-First Century
Published: 19 October 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375012-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7501-2
... ideas must necessarily incorporate ideas about land and land tenure, social organization and kinship, and the role of spirits. The specific focus of this chapter is the three-part division of the landscape in Porgera into a high-altitude zone of moss forest, a middle-altitude zone of houses and gardens...
Published: 05 May 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7335-3
... communities, social organizations, and NGOs in the north of Peru to resist the plans of the Río Blanco mining company to exploit minerals in their territories. Both contentious strategies of direct action and protest, such as the organization of a referendum by local municipalities and social organizations...
Published: 01 January 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375883-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7588-3
... in articulating and reshaping the social organization of space and social relations, especially gender. The chapter also emphasizes the importance of mission stations in reshaping patterns of indigenous mobility and that the stations themselves were suggests produced out of the the trajectories of people, animals...
Published: 03 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373148-018
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7314-8
... What would it mean to build radical social, racial, and economic justice organizations that construct a complex political understanding through a vision that includes gender and sexual liberation at the center of their activism and their organizing? Focusing on sexual liberation allows...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-135
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... For the urban communities of relatively recent origin faced with the economically precarious conditions in El Alto, neighborhood councils (juntas de vecinos) play a key role in everyday forms of collective social organization. Each has its distinctive character, given the origins of its migrant...
Published: 26 October 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9781478002437-019
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0243-7
... of the Afro-Atlantic religions. Sigmund Freud psychoanalysis fetishism the unconscious ambivalence In pursuit of a livelihood and in a defensive response to the anti-Semitism of the day, Freud's early followers organized themselves around ideas, ritual practices, and membership requirements...
Published: 16 September 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373742-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7374-2
... and an awareness of its own function not only in the economic but also in the social and political fields” (Gramsci 1971, 5). It explores how Gramsci’s concept of the organic intellectual might illuminate the role played by Smith, or more accurately, later representations of Smith’s thought, in the rise...