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Published: 01 January 2001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8322-2
...Substantial-Codings<subtitle>From Blood to Hypertext</subtitle> ...
Series: Experimental Futures
Published: 02 April 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393306-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9330-6
Series: Experimental futures : technological lives, scientific arts, anthropological voices
Published: 01 September 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393795-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9379-5
Series: The C. L. R. James Archives
Published: 01 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373940-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7394-0
... that has added substantially to understanding of the Haitian Revolution, but explains how this has not challenged the classic status of The Black Jacobins . Focusing on questions of historiographic perspective, leadership and class, she underlines James’s distinctive analysis of the Haitian Revolution...
Published: 13 May 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374367-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7436-7
... This essay is a case study of the Department of Equity Studies at York University (Canada) based on an autoethnographic account by its founding chair. This first-person account is substantiated with related primary documentary and secondary literature. The study illustrates how recent...
Published: 08 May 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375661-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7566-1
... movements. The first proposition is introduced to distinguish between avant-gardes that strive to transform the world (aesthetic avant-gardes) and those that offer new artistic representations (artistic avant-gardes). The second designates transformations that substantially affect and transform our ways...
Published: 01 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373483-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7348-3
... the atypical documents used by Taiwanese and Chinese to move between the two countries and the identity documents issued to Chinese marriage immigrants in Taiwan, she investigates how these documents substantiate Taiwan’s claims to sovereign standing and simultaneously undo those claims through their anomalous...
Published: 08 April 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374336-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7433-6
... Chapter 5 documents the culmination of U.S. tensions within both feminism and the book industry. Faced with chain bookstores and publishers making illegal deals that would put independent bookstores out of business, bookwomen put their substantial feminist literary activist skills to work...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... for military defenses of settlements were on a scale comparable to that of Europe. But by time of his writing, Eder was a witness to the abandonment of the large-scale constructions, which would have required substantial maintenance from large populations under centralized political authority. The Baure myth...
Published: 11 March 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374640-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7464-0
... , in substantially the same form as it later appeared in Wright’s 1957 collection White Man, Listen! Although it appeared in Konfrontasi in English, this publication of Wright’s lecture was accompanied by an Indonesian-language synopsis that interprets the lecture in a manner that aligns it with Konfrontasi ’s...
Published: 15 July 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374008-014
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7400-8
... at the last minute when Gorbachev demanded strict limits on SDI. Drawing from official records of both sides, the author reveals how the abortive Reykjavik deal included elimination of nuclear bombers, where the US had a substantial advantage, and not just ballistic missiles, as US officials said at the time...
Series: Next Wave: New Directions in Women's Studies
Published: 26 February 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374749-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7474-9
... appraisal of the sexual state reveals that at issue is not one law, one iteration of sexuality, or one sexual subject. Making the cases that sexual states pertain as much at the regional as the national level, the chapter offers a substantial discussion of the shutting down of dance bars by the government...
Published: 07 October 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373551-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7355-1
... This chapter turns to the first substantial part of the trial, which focused on M-13, the security center Duch ran during the Cambodian civil war. There, he experimented and began to develop methods of interrogation and torture that he would take with him to S-21 after the war—along...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-035
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... in the battle of Las Carretas in 1814, when he was only twenty-one years old. The heroic story has made him a national icon. His poetry is no less shrouded in mystery. A dozen Quechua-language poems are attributed to him, though their authenticity cannot be substantiated. They have a strong and sensitive...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-101
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... of democracy. In this extract, she describes the organizing efforts of the mining women and tells how they formed the Housewives Committee of Siglo XX, in 1961, despite substantial challenges. While the Revolutionary Nationalist Movement ( mnr ) had nationalized the mines in alliance with the Federation...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-111
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... in halting inflation and in renegotiating the foreign debt, earning it substantial public approval. But the lack of economic reactivation and the vulnerable, precarious condition of the poor took a long-term toll. Some fifteen years later, laid-off miners and impoverished peasants who had migrated...
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By Jyoti Puri
Series: Next Wave: New Directions in Women's Studies
Published: 26 February 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7474-9
... in upholding them. A critical appraisal of the sexual state reveals that at issue is not one law, one iteration of sexuality, or one sexual subject. Making the cases that sexual states pertain as much at the regional as the national level, the chapter offers a substantial discussion of the shutting down...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-141
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... that it was a compromise document in which the conservative lowland opposition obtained fundamental demands. The departments would possess substantial autonomy from the central government, and the state would not seize ill-gotten, unproductive, or oversized properties already in existence. ...
Published: 13 May 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7436-7
... University (Canada) based on an autoethnographic account by its founding chair. This first-person account is substantiated with related primary documentary and secondary literature. The study illustrates how recent restructuring of postsecondary programs in a neoliberal capitalist context threatens...
Series: The C. L. R. James Archives
Published: 01 January 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7394-0
..., Selma James recalls the publishing history of the work and its relevance to contemporary liberation struggles. She discusses the influence of the book on anticolonial debates in the English-speaking and French-speaking Caribbean islands. The author assesses recent research that has added substantially...