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Published: 30 November 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395911
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9591-1
Published: 29 June 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389958-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8995-8
Published: 28 December 1990
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382348-014
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8234-8
Book Chapter

By Micha Rahder
Published: 24 April 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007524-245
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0752-4
...Apocalypse Soon! It is 2000, and the Anthropocene is upon us! The Holocene is over time itself has ruptured! It is 2006, and Mel Gibson s Apocalypto is a box office hit! Con- temporary landscapes and languages of the Yucatán peninsula, masquerading as ancient worlds, spread around the world carry...
Published: 30 November 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395911-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9591-1
Published: 30 July 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376491-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7649-1
Published: 18 November 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373766-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7376-6
Published: 01 January 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393627-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9362-7
Published: 01 January 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386445-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8644-5
Published: 01 April 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374381-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7438-1
... The second chapter examines the impacts of the Second World War on anthropology and the world at large. As anthropologists and young Americans who would soon study anthropology under the GI Bill returned to campuses soon marked by the Cold War, many Americans continued to interpret the early...
Published: 14 October 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373933-015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7393-3
... Dr. Snyderman did not initially look forward to asking others for money on behalf of Duke medical center, but fund raising came with the job, and so he determined to do his best. He soon came to realize that philanthropy is about establishing and nurturing mutually beneficial relationships, not...
Published: 11 March 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374640-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7464-0
... In an article published soon after Wright left Indonesia, Anas Ma’ruf reported on discussions that took place between Wright and the audiences he addressed in various venues around Jakarta. The article indicates both that Anas was aware of Wright’s intention to publish an account of his...
Published: 11 November 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373759-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7375-9
... reform contributed to his political isolation. This chapter also offers new insights into the Peruvian Communist Party-Shining Path, as its members briefly allied with Llamojha’s faction of the Peruvian Peasant Confederation but soon broke from him, rejecting his commitment to peasant unions and...
Published: 09 September 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373926-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7392-6
... made by Cortez, staged his first solo show with Emilio Mazzoli, in Modena, Italy. Downtown actor Patti Astor joined the cast of Wild Style after Brathwaite took her to Beyond Words . Soon after, she started to run a tiny gallery, the Fun Gallery, and invited downtown/graffiti artists to show their...
Book Chapter

By Tim Lawrence
Published: 09 September 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373926-021
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7392-6
.... Demand soon surpassed all expectations and by the spring the spot matched Danceteria’s seven-nights-a-week parade. As it became clear that Pyramid was part of a broader East Village reaction against West Village gay culture, Bradley and Mace hired the Mudd Club’s Ivan Baker as their principal DJ. Over at...
Published: 08 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374947-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7494-7
... they soon spread to elite Chinese consumers as well. In those cabarets, cigarettes and jazz found economic and cultural synergy. The essay looks particularly at the expatriate producers of these commodities, U.S. cigarette company managers and African American musicians, as they became both producers...
Published: 03 June 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374121-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7412-1
... proletarianization. The collective’s “intranational” work appears as an instance of Art & Language’s conceptual focus generating new modes of artistic sociality within a single nation: the United States. However, the difficulties of maintaining conceptual rigor and political efficacy soon became apparent, and...
Published: 07 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375876-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7587-6
... corporations ( paraestatales ) were created in Michoacán (PROFORMICH), Chihuahua (PROFORTARH), and elsewhere to purchase timber from rural communities and provide technical assistance, but these artifacts state forestry soon became mired in bureaucracy and corruption, not to mention problems deriving from...
Published: 25 February 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376026-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7602-6
... dimensions and in many contexts. For decades, American gossip columnists relished the opportunities for witty copy, and soon the director’s name turned into an entity in the cultural lexicon: Hitchcockian. The chapter elucidates this process in dialogue with the popular writing on Hitchcock in magazines and...
Published: 12 May 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372875-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7287-5
... nongovernmental organizations representing it before international agencies. As conflictive relationships developed between native leaders and their self-proclaimed advocates, the question soon became one of legitimacy and relevance as multiples discourses, including those of missionaries, ranchers, government...