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Published: 21 May 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392811-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9281-1
Published: 01 January 1996
DOI: 10.1215/9780822379225-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7922-5
Published: 24 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375586-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7558-6
... Relates Mariah Grant’s personal history and some of her personality traits. This chapter helps explain the origins of the mystic and healing traditions in the family, and draws parallels between Grandma Rye and Rosemarie’s own mother, Mama Freeney. Through Grandma Rye’s story, the chapter also...
Published: 22 July 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374275-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7427-5
... cognitive work, arguing that it is a means of dividing office work into skilled “front room” and grunt “back room” coding. Firms simultaneously pay attention to race as a source of information on foreign populations of potential customers and to evaluate the desired traits of future cognitive workers...
Published: 13 May 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374213-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7421-3
...”—the complexly mediated capacity to embody certain socially salient traits and “differences.” Audre Lorde social neuroscience oxytocin neuroplasticity neurofeminism ...
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By Ann Snitow
Published: 14 August 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375678-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7567-8
... disagreements are common because they express some of the irresolvable dilemmas of feminist thought and action in our time. Do feminists want to elaborate and extend traditional female values, roles, and strengths, or are these marks of oppression, traits that need not or should not be considered...
Published: 27 October 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027249-010
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2724-9
... geographies are quantum: cosmopolitan, dispersed, complex, and often financially accessible. It repositions two popular yet undertheorized concepts—Afrotech and Black joy–as key traits and technologies of Black public spheres especially relevant for this digitally augmented era. It argues for three spatial...
Published: 07 October 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373643-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7364-3
... that genetic traits among populations in Asia that are relatively new to medical genomics—and being gathered "in the wild"—gain value from being calculated and databased. The author argues that the ethnic heuristic is deployed as an “immutable mobile” that digitally includes majority populations in Asia...
Published: 07 October 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373643-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7364-3
... that genetic traits among populations in Asia that are relatively new to medical genomics—and being gathered "in the wild"—gain value from being calculated and databased. The author argues that the ethnic heuristic is deployed as an “immutable mobile” that digitally includes majority populations in Asia...
Published: 14 August 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7567-8
..., but, it is argued, such fundamental disagreements are common because they express some of the irresolvable dilemmas of feminist thought and action in our time. Do feminists want to elaborate and extend traditional female values, roles, and strengths, or are these marks of oppression, traits that need not or should...
Published: 01 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373735-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7373-5
... and Spanish veiled recognition of that autonomy. The second section analyzes the traits that made maritime Indians cosmopolitan and the ways in which cosmopolitanism allowed them to successfully assert their political independence in the face of constant Spanish attempts to conquer them. The last section...
Book Chapter

By Sareeta Amrute
Published: 22 July 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374275-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7427-5
... of information on foreign populations of potential customers and to evaluate the desired traits of future cognitive workers. In a postracial office, race is denied as a salient factor in decision making through an emphasis on work quality, even while worker quality is attributed to race. This chapter explores...
Published: 24 April 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7558-6
...Ground Poem about Rosemarie’s great-grandmother (Mariah Grant/Grandma Rye, an ex-slave) and the rituals and prayers she created for healing. Mariah Grant/Grandma Rye sweeping prayers Relates Mariah Grant’s personal history and some of her personality traits. This chapter helps...
Book Chapter

By Aihwa Ong
Published: 07 October 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7364-3
... claim that genetic traits among populations in Asia that are relatively new to medical genomics—and being gathered "in the wild"—gain value from being calculated and databased. The author argues that the ethnic heuristic is deployed as an “immutable mobile” that digitally includes majority populations...
Published: 27 October 2023
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2724-9
... in the metropolitan city-region of Los Angeles. The findings suggest that Black cultural geographies are quantum: cosmopolitan, dispersed, complex, and often financially accessible. It repositions two popular yet undertheorized concepts—Afrotech and Black joy–as key traits and technologies of Black public spheres...
... of maritime Indians’ political autonomy and Spanish veiled recognition of that autonomy. The second section analyzes the traits that made maritime Indians cosmopolitan and the ways in which cosmopolitanism allowed them to successfully assert their political independence in the face of constant Spanish...