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Published: 27 May 2016
Book: The Popular Arts
Published: 29 June 2018
Published: 01 January 1996
Book: The Value of Comparison
Published: 03 June 2016
... who engage in anthropological inquiry are under pressure to avoid so-called sensitive topics. In India and China this has become a formidable obstacle for empirical research. Nevertheless, nationalism as the ideological expression of culture is one of the most important topics in social science...
Published: 06 May 2016
... The introduction provides an overview of the book, highlighting its main themes and aims. It also connects the key theoretical topics analyzed in the book with the broader literature in Brazil and beyond. Issues such as working-class formation, migration, populism, urbanization, and popular...
Published: 13 January 2017
... places psychiatric hospitalization next to environmental destruction next to resistance next to joy next to community connection next to an analysis of racist and ableist hate language, to name a few of the topics. Each short piece in the book is a fragment of the bigger whole about cure and its core...
Published: 23 March 2015
... lack thereof—of Filipino American identity to members within the scene, a topic that will be revisited later in the book. It ends with a discussion of the study’s methodology, as well as an explanation of the book’s title. ...
Published: 17 March 2017
... The book opens by introducing concepts of migration, geography, and spatial theory. While African American migration between the two world wars is perhaps a well-rehearsed topic, this section looks at how such movement and dislocation impacted the materiality of contemporary art practice...
Published: 05 May 2017
... The silent erotic comedy of Johann Schwarzer’s Saturn films (1906–1911) visualized topics such as hypnosis, medical examination, harem scenes, slave markets, and surgery. Each imaginary erotic situation served as a mise-en-scéne for scopic desire and fulfillment. Almost as though hiding in plain...
Published: 12 May 2017
... support for their cause, he nevertheless took the opportunity of this public presence to challenge the conventional topic of resistance and assert that empowerment is not an end but a means. To the heroic discourse, which masks games of power and reproduces the attitude of the oppressor, he opposed the...
Published: 24 April 2015
... This chapter explores three central values within black religion and culture: hospitality, healing practices, and ghosts/spirit stories. It looks at each topic individually and tells of experiences Rosemarie, her family members, and movement colleagues have had regarding each one. Her...
Published: 01 January 2003
... acknowledgments T over the past several years I have beneﬁted from discussions about the topic of this book with numerous people. I am grateful to the participants in faculty workshops on drafts of chapters 3 and 4 at Brooklyn, Cardozo, Duke...
Book: Revolution and Its Narratives : China's Socialist Literary and Cultural Imaginaries, 1949-1966
Published: 05 February 2016
... posed particular narrative problems for socialist literary production. The topics engaged in this chapter include the relation of socialist literature to romanticism, the ways in which the communal forms of labor in the Chinese countryside were narrated differently from the Soviet communization process...
Published: 16 November 2007
... Important Themes 64 Table 3. Average Incidence of Selected Keywords by Letter Topic 96 Table 4. Average Incidence of Selected Keywords by Decade, All Types of Letter 108 Table 5. Comparing Keyword Content in Certain Types of Letters Across Periods 114 Table 6. Average...
Published: 01 September 2011
... those closest to us came to wonder about our strange enthusiasm for this topic. ...
Published: 24 March 2017
... often surprising connections between divergent artistic milieus. In the exploration of cross-disciplinary topics on art produced in Western Europe (primarily France and Italy) and the Americas (primarily the United States, Brazil, and Cuba),the editors argue that the goal is to remap the cultural and...
Book: Rwandan Women Rising
Published: 05 May 2017
... pressure of overcrowded prisons required riveting attention. Their achievements are presented thematically, covering topics such as inheritance for girls, equality in marriage, prevention of gender-based violence (including marital rape), female entrepreneurship, wellness and mental health, reproductive...
Published: 11 March 2016
... be used as a tool of political propaganda, despite their own radical politics. This was a topical issue in the Indonesian literary environment Wright was shortly to encounter. ...
Published: 01 January 2017
... classic theories of translation as making possible the “afterlife” of texts in other languages and also on Jacques Derrida’s gloss that this encouraged the transformation of both languages. While translation was rarely an overt topic in early Conceptual Art, it was crucial to the work of Ian Burn and Mel...
Book: TV Socialism
Published: 03 June 2016
... analysis of the popular Hungarian series Family Circle , a program that developed an effective and successful formula for tele-education by integrating dramatizations and expert discussions, by inviting viewers to participate, and by broaching topics of general interest that were silenced or censored in...