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Published: 05 August 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374022-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7402-2
... the context of its policies of “suburbanization planning” that aim at integrating vast regions as metropolitan networks. In it I identify rural land-conversion mechanisms in order to elucidate China’s rapidly evolving urbanization strategies. In particular, I attend to how the rhetoric of eco-city...
Published: 02 November 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387299-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8729-9
Published: 01 January 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388906-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8890-6
Published: 30 May 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391814-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9181-4
Published: 01 September 1997
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382270-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8227-0
Published: 11 May 2001
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383178-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8317-8
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385844-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8584-4
Published: 05 August 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7402-2
... commercial development, projects deemed necessary for sustaining local operating budgets. In this paper I analyze three case studies of Chinese “eco-city” development in the context of its policies of “suburbanization planning” that aim at integrating vast regions as metropolitan networks. In it I identify...
Published: 08 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375005-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7500-5
... This chapter is a portrait of Theodore R. Kaczynski, father of Theodore and David Kaczynski, from David’s early memories of his father while growing up in suburban Chicago until his father’s suicide in 1990. The chapter focuses on differing father-son relationships—one with an elder son that is...
Published: 09 September 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373926-014
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7392-6
... The city’s dance scene continued to reinvent itself when John “Jellybean” Benitez left midtown discotheque Xenon to take up residency at the Funhouse, a struggling venue that attracted a suburban crowd. With Jellybean combining disco and funk classics with newer releases, the venue started to...
Published: 02 September 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375326-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7532-6
... homosexuality in attacks by a broad range of cultural authorities: religious and secular, urban and suburban, scientific and industrial, highbrow and lowbrow. It also analyzes the mass media’s ridicule, stigmatization, marginalization, and censorship of crooner characters and high-pitched male vocalizing in the...
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By Eben Kirksey
Published: 02 November 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374800-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7480-0
... Florida is home to free-ranging rhesus macaques ( Macaca mulatta ). This chapter follows these wild animals from the national mediascape to the state legislature, from suburban enclaves and animal rescue facilities to Silver Springs State Park. Upward of 130 monkeys live along the Silver River...
Published: 26 February 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021308-019
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2130-8
... interlocking system of oppression for its major female protagonist, Kathy Ferguson (Barbara Stanwyck).1 It explores Hollywood s effort to contain Kathy s difference through prescriptive ide- ologies concerning gender and sexual identity, restrictive and racialized suburban structures and practices, and class...
Published: 28 July 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376873-050
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7687-3
...308 PART II Angeles and workers in suburban towns. Every Monday morning, the mis- iners [ministers] and workers from these diVerent points meet together for prayer and counsel. . . . All are in one accord. . . . [and] in perfect harmony. . . . 37...
Published: 28 July 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376873-051
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7687-3
...308 PART II Angeles and workers in suburban towns. Every Monday morning, the mis- iners [ministers] and workers from these diVerent points meet together for prayer and counsel. . . . All are in one accord. . . . [and] in perfect harmony. . . . 37...
Published: 23 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021391-109
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2139-1
... Led Zeppelin in a mytho- poetic fashion beyond the music itself. Led Zeppelin was a mys- tery cult with several million initiates. In the high school parking lots of every suburban American town in the 1970s, Led Zeppelin ruled. That s not the street as hip- hop would claim it. It wasn t clear how...
Published: 26 February 2021
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2130-8
Published: 15 November 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478005605-019
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0560-5
... States or Hawai i during the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries before the implementation of more restrictive immigration policies.8 The collection of films also sug- gests a par tic u lar rendering of Asian American life affixed to the suburban, heterosexual, and middle- class family. These...
Published: 30 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013099-128
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1309-9
... outside of domestic work. Joyce Miller worked at her live- in sponsor job from 1977 to 1981. The couple for whom she worked, on the edges of suburban New Jersey, owned a chain of clothing stores. The wife worked part- time in the business and devoted the rest of her time to shopping for antiques...
Published: 23 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021391-093
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2139-1
... Frank Robertson vignette of an interracial couple straddling each other on the floor to the Isley Brothers Fight the Power. As with much disco writing, confronting a span of backdrops that ranged from fisting on poppers After the Revolution · 243 at black- leather parties to suburban bar mitzvahs...