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Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385110-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8511-0
Series: Latin America in Translation
Published: 23 December 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478005131-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0513-1
Series: Sign, Storage, Transmission
Published: 25 February 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376224-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7622-4
... off, they have often become pressure points in the cable network. It then describes how local actors, including California environmentalists and communities along O‘ahu’s west shore, have induced turbulence for cable system at landing points. It documents a series of the strategies of insulation...
Series: Global Insecurities
Published: 27 May 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374183-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7418-3
... the politics of risk and security in contemporary cities. The introduction presents the methodological approach to the research and reviews Colombia’s turbulent modern history, which shapes how contemporary urban life is governed and lived. It then describes the variety of ways in which security has been...
Series: Sign, Storage, Transmission
Published: 25 February 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376224-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7622-4
... archaeology, is introduced for the analysis of cable geographies. Using the Arctic Fibre cable project as a case study, the chapter introduces a number of critical concepts, including pressure points, turbulent ecologies, strategies of insulation and interconnection, and traction, to describe the spatial...
Published: 09 September 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373926-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7392-6
... provided independent labels with an opportunity to describe their response to the turbulent market, which led them to rein in operations while maintaining core activity. The arguments continued through to the eighth Billboard Disco Forum, held at the Sheraton Center in New York in July 1980. The confab...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-034
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... The southeastern borderlands around Tarija were the site of sustained tensions between Spanish settlers, who slowly encroached on Indian territory, and Chiriguano tribes, which were not averse to military counteroffensives of their own. In the turbulent late-colonial period, the Chiriguano...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-116
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... to haunt Sánchez de Lozada during his much more turbulent and abbreviated second term in offce (2002–3). ...
Published: 09 September 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7392-6
... of the disco industry convened at the Century Plaza, Los Angeles, to attend the seventh Billboard Disco Forum in February 1980. The conference also provided independent labels with an opportunity to describe their response to the turbulent market, which led them to rein in operations while maintaining core...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-110
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... much more turbulent and abbreviated second term in offce (2002–3). In the late twentieth century, domestic and foreign migration accelerated dramatically. The urban population increased from 26 percent in 1950 to 62 percent in 2001, spurred in large part by migration stemming from the midcentury...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-026
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... between Spanish settlers, who slowly encroached on Indian territory, and Chiriguano tribes, which were not averse to military counteroffensives of their own. In the turbulent late-colonial period, the Chiriguano leader Cumbay both negotiated and warred with Spanish authorities as well as with patriot...