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Published: 23 October 2003
... CHAPTER TWO Traveling Cultures, Mutating Commodities ‘‘Films with legs an industry term, refers to a couple of circumstances. In one usage, the traditional one, it refers to ﬁlms that will last a relatively long time...
Published: 07 June 2005
.... Barbie in a sari. nomic and cultural life. The term ‘‘exotic’’ was a reminder of the long history of romanticizing and commodifying di√erence within cultures of tourism and travel. Furthermore, Barbie in a sari materially evidenced the movements of transnational capital to India. It...
Book: Food, Farms, and Solidarity: French Farmers Challenge Industrial Agriculture and Genetically Modified Crops
Published: 15 December 2012
... 8 Operation Roquefort, Part I Traveling to Washington, D.C. In September 1999, the Confédération Paysanne was challenged to build on the momentum generated by the McDo affair. In the months following the McDo affair, government and media actors did their best to...
Published: 04 March 2004
...’’ societies. Implicitly, at the very least, it forces us to reﬂect on the plurality of Western travels for trade and treasure, evangelization and empire, and to think through the interplay between the colonizer and the colonized in the shaping of colonial cultures and evangelical entanglements...
Published: 01 January 2005
... Traveling Multiculturalism: A Trinational Debate in Translation lll robert stam and ella shohat Challenged and debated from both Right and Left, terms such as multi- culturalism and postcolonialism have become subject to the political force ﬁelds of the so-called...
Book: The Pursuit of Happiness : Black Women, Diasporic Dreams, and the Politics of Emotional Transnationalism
Published: 19 January 2018
... cultural expectations meant she was able to get her feet wet traveling internationally before going to another space that was farther away and even more culturally and linguistically dissimilar to home. A few Girlfriends echoed Sarah’s sentiments, claiming that they liked being in Jamaica...
Published: 20 June 2007
..., while simultaneously beneﬁting Israel, the United States, and now Eastern Europe through ﬁnance, tourism, cultural exchanges, product import and export, and employment (Kirschenblatt-Gimblett 1998). Particularly in the case of young Jews, this travel industry is less about sustaining...
Published: 10 February 2012
... chapter 4 Traveling Ladies neoliberalism and the female athlete The climax of the South Korean blockbuster monster ﬂick Koemul∞ presents a ﬁnal human...
Published: 01 May 2011
... 6 , Traveling from new Spain To mexico—1880–1911 porfiriaTo SpaceS and hiSTorieS aximilian’s execution marked the rout of the French as well as the defeat of Mexican...
Published: 03 January 2006
... one level, the symbiotic relationship between imax and travel makes perfect sense when we con- sider the early institutional venues for imax exhibitions, chieﬂy world’s expositions and museums, where ideas of industrial progress, exploration, and cross-cultural encounters provided the perfect...
Published: 01 April 2016
... progress of the “southern republics.” Whether they wrote about colonial history, contemporary social and racial relations, geo- graphic regions, or political culture, the displacements produced by traveling were sources of productive comparisons and profound reflections about com- parative...
Published: 21 November 2007
... Chapter 1. “It Is Said That Haiti Is Getting Blacker and Blacker ” Traveling Narratives of Dominican Identity In much of Latin America, the official and unofficial policies of the state are played out on the bodies of its citizens, thus be...
Published: 08 November 2002
... TRAVELING HIGH AND LOW: VERTICALITY, SOCIAL POSITION, AND THE MAKING OF PAHARI GENDERS Karen K. Gaul w Nearly four decades ago, Gerald Berreman sketched this summary of gender relations...
Published: 10 June 2011
... future appeared and she began her “reborn” life back in her own privacy, her mahrem.8 Traveling to the West and the East In 1982, when he was twenty-seven years old, Sedat married his high school sweetheart, Aysel, in a small family ceremony. As they were just beginning to plan their lives, two...
Published: 03 January 2006
...-coochie dance at the 1893 Chicago World’s Fair all presented traditional cultures within a simulacrum of their real environment, designed to give gawkers the illusion of having traveled there. These expositions were explicit hymns to the colonial expansions of the industrialized nations. They provide...
Published: 26 November 2012
... chaptEr 4 Traveling Technology and a Device for Not Performing Abortions A large syringe and a flexible straw—these are the basic components of a device that can suction the contents from a human uterus (see figure 4.1). In the 1970s, this device traveled between Shanghai...
Published: 29 April 2016
... vocabulary is indispensable, since it introduced the analysis of hybridity, traveling culture, and cross-cultural translation into art criticism, but that with the institutionalization of such terms, it is all the more important for historical research, for instance, on the Caribbean Artists Movement, to go...
Published: 01 January 2009
... C H A P T E R T W O Maxixe’s Travels Cultural Exchange and Erasure “From the Shores of Costa Rica”? In 1953, Sammy Gallop, Gil Rodin, and Bob Crosby (Bing’s kid brother) saw their rollicking dance tune, the “Boogie-Woogie Maxixe,” become a best seller...
Published: 14 March 1996
Published: 01 January 2011
..., would labor for the European foreigners came to naught, and European underclasses could not be mobilized easily for distant labor. Settlers in temperate zones chose to advance cost of Cultures in Contact travel to laboring men and women who bound themselves to work oﬀ the debt. Plan- tation...