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Published: 15 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375449-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7544-9
Published: 15 January 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478003403-019
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0340-3
Published: 15 November 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386353-015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8635-3
Published: 12 October 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375074-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7507-4
... This chapter builds on guesstimating the toll of the civil war by saying every extended family had lost at least one person—so everyone is minus one. But it also introduces the way some Mayan people have come to count, including feeling welcomed at the luxury Camino Real hotel and accepted...
Published: 12 October 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375074-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7507-4
... the bones and thereby ground the statistics and testimonies of truth commission reports and to reembed people back into family structures, rituals of mourning, and court cases against perpetrators, like General Ríos Montt. The chapter examines the controversy over the number 200,000—the war’s death toll...
Published: 12 May 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372899-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7289-9
... de Janeiro and São Paulo, encouraging European immigration and implementing reforms that pushed poor and working-class residents out of city centers, illustrated journalism charted the spatial and social divides of an urbanizing Brazil. Topical narratives of violence acknowledged the human toll...
Published: 11 March 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374473-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7447-3
..., exhaustion and worry. Both adhere to the definitional model of obstruction (distinct from obstacle) elaborated in this book, yet within each phenomenon, not enough value inheres to compensate for their tolls. The caution taken in approaching these last two obstructions animates, as well, the conclusion’s...
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By Diane M. Nelson
Published: 12 October 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7507-4
... death toll as calculated by the UN Commission for Historical Clarification in 1999. Drawing on the Greek aletheia (an unconcealing or revealing)—which Heidegger connects to bringing out the dead, calling it an opening of presence that is necessary for adequatio , that “truth” of correspondence...
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...
Published: 30 October 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012658-032
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1265-8
... of this theoretical stuff, nothing about the nature of oppositional art, the role of black artists, the erasure of black art history. You know what I was thinking? I had notes that were so silly, like, What does the sound of tolling bells mean to you? [Both laugh.] The first thing you hear in that piece...
... poor and working-class residents out of city centers, illustrated journalism charted the spatial and social divides of an urbanizing Brazil. Topical narratives of violence acknowledged the human toll of rapid urbanization, even as they transformed criminality into a public spectacle with a powerful...
Series: Archives of empire ;
Published: 10 December 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385042-130
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8504-2
... for passage through and entrance into the canals and ports thereunto appertain- ing, tolls and charges for navigation, pilotage, towage to harbour dues, ac- cording to tari s which they shall be at liberty to modify at all times, upon the following express conditions: (1) That these dues be collected, without...
Series: Archives of empire ;
Published: 10 December 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385042-132
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8504-2
... charges. It is obvious, on general grounds, that the tolls raised upon any public highway, whether by land or sea, ought, in the interest of the public at large, to be as low as is consistent with paying for the construction and maintenance of the highway. The interest of the company as a commercial...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 20 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007609-114
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0760-9
... are exacerbated by man-made situations and places Haiti s natural disasters in historical context. Already 1,650 dead, 800 missing, and 300,000 homeless: such is the heavy toll of the devastation caused by Tropical Storm Jeanne s passing over Haiti ac- cording to reports, which are unfortunately only temporary...
Series: Art History Publication Initiative
Published: 25 October 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478004639-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0463-9
... into it to support the custom- built camera mount. When I met him in late December, six weeks after the surgery, the physical toll of the project was already evident. Noticeably thinner, he explained that the trauma of the operation was worse than he had anticipated. In the following days, his body went into shock...
Series: Refiguring American Music
Published: 23 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021391-087
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2139-1
... Huggins as a peer, and was part of a uc Berkeley history department more open to popu lar culture than any other: Robert Toll s minstrelsy dissertation, Blacking Up, beat Levine into pub- lication. History was changing and Levine wrote from a middle position part of the non- wasp contingent Carl...
Published: 30 October 2020
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1265-8
Book Chapter

By Andrea Smith
Published: 01 January 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374817-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7481-7
... Health Organization, an Aboriginal de• signed and controlled body, influences and advances the health and well-being of Aboriginal Peoples using knowledge-based strategies. 56 Sparks Street, Suite 400 Ottawa, Ontario K1P5A9 PHONE: (613) 237-9462 TOLL FREE: (877) 602-4445 WEBSITE...
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By Daniel Wilkinson
Series: American Encounters/Global Interactions
Published: 20 August 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386377-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8637-7
... design, and a spectacular view of the Pacific coast. Stepping up to the porch on a sunny day, looking in through the front door, down the hallway and through the living room, you could see the glittering blue of the distant ocean out the back window. Time had taken its toll: a half-century of rainy...
Book Chapter

By Daniel Wilkinson
Series: American Encounters/Global Interactions
Published: 20 August 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386377-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8637-7
.... As was the most popular agronomy professor at the university, gunned down as he stood at the blackboard teaching a class. As would be dozens of people in agronomy over the coming years. By the time César joined the student association in 1988, the violence had taken its toll, severing the connection between...