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Series: a John Hope Franklin Center Book
Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393108-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9310-8
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-067
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... The metaphor and reality of death were central to Sergio Almaraz Paz’s eloquent political essay Requiem for a Republic (1969). A left-nationalist critic of the Revolutionary Nationalist Movement, Almaraz (1928–68) felt that the revolution had succumbed even before the advent of right-wing...
Published: 10 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373049-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7304-9
.... Refusing to succumb fully to either temptation, Haraway advocates a feminist epistemology that challenges the taken-for-granted nature of the real at the same time that it aims to produce positive knowledge about the world. Through her cultivation of a feminist version of objectivity, Haraway suggests...
Published: 15 July 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374008-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7400-8
... resentment, but he succumbed to kidney disease in 1984, before he could accomplish permanent change. This chapter covers scandals and leadership maneuvering as Brezhnev’s health worsened, a snapshot of the USSR at the time of Brezhnev’s death, Andropov’s accession to power, and the effect of his discipline...
Published: 30 September 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375081-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7508-1
... to be the architect of her own destiny, only to succumb to the legacy of her past as she faces the dehumanization effects of capitalist modernity. Xiao Sa East Asian economic miracle peripheral realism reproductive futurism erotohistoriography ...
Book Chapter

By Tim Lawrence
Published: 09 September 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373926-034
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7392-6
... Kramer published an incendiary article titled “1,112 and Counting” in the New York Native in March. Although history would demonstrate Kramer to be correct in many ways, the perceived moralism of his tone weakened the impact of his message. One of the first public figures to succumb to the virus...
Book Chapter

By Nick Salvato
Published: 11 March 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374473-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7447-3
... an encyclopedic impulse without succumbing to the totalizing aggrandizements or pretensions to mastery that corrupt more rigid brands of encyclopedism. As Denis Diderot provides one sanguine exemplar of the dialectical interplay of digressiveness and encyclopedism, he also anticipates a closely allied version...
Published: 10 March 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7304-9
... poles” of the objectivity problem offers a way beyond the impasse of recent debates about method. In Primate Visions (1989), she outlines what she sees as the temptations of poststructuralist skepticism and scientific positivism. Refusing to succumb fully to either temptation, Haraway advocates...
Published: 10 March 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7304-9
... and scientific positivism. Refusing to succumb fully to either temptation, Haraway advocates a feminist epistemology that challenges the taken-for-granted nature of the real at the same time that it aims to produce positive knowledge about the world. Through her cultivation of a feminist version of objectivity...
Published: 09 September 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7392-6
... “1,112 and Counting” in the New York Native in March. Although history would demonstrate Kramer to be correct in many ways, the perceived moralism of his tone weakened the impact of his message. One of the first public figures to succumb to the virus, performer Klaus Nomi passed away on 6 August 1983...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-060
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... for a Republic (1969). A left-nationalist critic of the Revolutionary Nationalist Movement, Almaraz (1928–68) felt that the revolution had succumbed even before the advent of right-wing military regimes in the 1960s. He also dedicated a chapter of his dark book to the grim destiny of mineworkers. In his account...