1-20 of 11852 Search Results for

traveling cultures

Follow your search
Access your saved searches in your account

Would you like to receive an alert when new items match your search?
×Close Modal
Sort by
Published: 23 October 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384861-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8486-1
... 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
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386544-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8654-4
.... 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...
Published: 15 December 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394808-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9480-8
... 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...
Book Chapter

By Saurabh Dube
Published: 04 March 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385486-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8548-6
...’’ 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
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386650-014
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8665-0
... 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...
Published: 19 January 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372134-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7213-4
... 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
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389682-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8968-2
..., 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
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393429-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9342-9
... 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
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394105-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9410-5
... 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
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387947-016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8794-7
... 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
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374503-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7450-3
... 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
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390282-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9028-2
... 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
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384236-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8423-6
... 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
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393672-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9367-2
... 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
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387947-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8794-7
...-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
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395805-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9580-5
... 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
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374510-016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7451-0
... 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
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392170-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9217-0
... 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
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8200-3
Published: 01 January 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384076-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8407-6
..., 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...