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Published: 03 August 2011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9407-5
... their hard work and dedication. As a part of this collaborative process, we held a work- shop and symposium at ucla in the spring of 2007 that gathered most of the contributors. We read each other’s essays and edited the book together. It was a tremendous amount of work for the contributors in...
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By Hamid Naficy
Published: 06 April 2012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9353-5
... Poster for Iraj Qaderi’s movie Without Veil, 28 11 Poster for Iraj Qaderi’s action movie, Living in Purgatory, 32 12–14  Professionals and amateurs filming the revolution, 51 15 Flyer for the screening of Days of the Uprising at ucla, circa 1980, 71 16 The bodies of those killed during...
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By Jon Lewis
Published: 01 January 1995
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9898-1
... Marsala, photog• rapher Patricia Williams, and Teri Bond Michael at UCLA for the terrific cover and frontispiece photos; Justin Wyatt for the last minute stuff; the Center for the Humanities at Oregon State University for the release time; my parents and sister for their encouragement, etc.; and...
Published: 01 April 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374381-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7438-1
... After documents from a government-sponsored Thai counterinsurgency research project were stolen from Michael Moerman’s UCLA office, the AAA launched an investigation, which was led by Margaret Mead. The Mead Committee’s findings enraged many AAA members because the report focused more criticism...
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By Raymond Knapp
Published: 02 February 2018
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7240-0
... discover how unusual and dependably rewarding a composer Haydn was. George Parish, Howard K. Smither, and R. Larry Todd guided my early work on Haydn while still a gradu­ate student, and much of their influence has filtered its way into this book. My ucla colleagues Robert Martin, Elisabeth Le Guin...
.... Clarence E. Grim, M.D., is professor of medicine at Charles R. Drew Uni• versity of Medicine and Science and UCLA and Director of the Drew/UCLA Hypertension Center. Brian T. Higgins is visiting assistant professor of history at the University of Toledo. Jan S. Hogendorn is professor of economics...
Published: 21 October 2008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8938-5
... juncture, to steel my resolve. María Cotera graciously gave me eleventh-hour assistance, including fruitful feedback. I was inspired and encouraged by Cherríe Moraga, Lawrence Levine, and Cornelia Sears at uc Berkeley; Brenda Stevenson at ucla; George Lipsitz during a directed reading; Robin Kelley...
Published: 02 July 2012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9558-4
... ACKNOWLEDGMENTS The research for this book was funded by the United States F Department of Education’s Foreign Language Area Studies Fel- lowship, by various fellowships and teaching assistantships from the Uni- versity of California, Los Angeles (ucla...
Published: 04 June 2008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8118-1
...’’ conference at the University of Ottawa in 2000, organized by Pascal Gin and Walter Moser, which enabled me to think of launching this project in the first place; and the commentators and audience at the Faculty Seminar Series of the ucla Center for the Study of Women, organized by Kathleen McHugh in April...
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By Hans Staden
Published: 25 June 2008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8929-3
... particular thanks for their interest in this work. Presentations given at Stanford, the Chicago Field Museum, UCLA, and the University of Wisconsin were invaluable for the comments on the editorial strategies we have pursued, and thanks are due both the organizers and audiences. We would...
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By Éva Fodor
Published: 01 January 2003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8448-9
... graduate school years at ucla and after- ward. Köszönöm, Tanár úr! Gail Kligman arrived at ucla at the best possible moment, and her advice, encouragement, home-cooked meals, as well as funny stories about her adventures in Romania and elsewhere were always much appre- ciated. I also would...
Published: 01 January 1999
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9596-6
... selection of pre-1960 exploitation videos available. Many titles come from the Sonney Collection at the UCLA Film and Television Archive, and new movies are constantly being added to the swv catalogue. Something Weird also distributes an extensive collection of post -1960 exploitation and...
Published: 20 December 2012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9505-8
... from the advice and work of two Chicana/o historians: David Montejano, through his first book, provided inspiration and convinced me to study history, while Emma Pérez o√ered encouragement and wisely suggested that I attend graduate school at the University of California, Los Angeles (ucla). I...
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By Denise Cruz
Published: 01 November 2012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9565-2
..., and by the camaraderie of an amazing community of Ford scholars, sta√, and ad- visors, especially Chris O’Brien, Pamela Tyler, Randy Higgins, and Joan Ros- enthal. At various points in its development, this project was also funded by grants from the Graduate Division at ucla, the ucla Institute...
Published: 15 December 2012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9132-6
... this book. Purnima Mankekar would like to acknowledge the hard work of Rozita Dimova (Stanford University) and Preeti Sharma (ucLa). Their close read- ings, bibliographic help, and assistance with literature reviews have been indispensable. Louisa Schein thanks Shin Lee, Ying-Chao Kao, and...
Published: 12 April 2006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8786-2
... California’s San Joaquin Valley, Germano and Claire Borba, for inspiring a lifelong interest in the ways we use land and to my other family members, who have never asked why the book took so long to finish and who supported me in so many ways. Research for this book was partially supported by a ucla...
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By Lynn Spigel
Published: 11 May 2001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8317-8
...- ton, and Liza Trevino provided valuable help with research. I am also grateful to the people at the Wisconsin Center State Historical Archives, the John Fitzgerald Kennedy Library, the USC Doheny Cinema Library, the UCLA Film and...
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By June Yip
Published: 16 September 2004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8639-1
... gratitude to the countless individuals—professors, colleagues, and students—at Har- vard, Princeton, New York University, and ucla—who have helped this project to fruition. Your teachings have inspired me, your enthusiasm has sustained me, and your insights and critiques have been invaluable to my...
Published: 01 November 2002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8387-1
... Managing Memory’’ 47 UCLA Law Review (2000); ‘‘Becoming A Citizen: Post-Bellum Regulation of African American Marriage’’ 11 Yale Journal of Law & the Humanities (1999); and ‘‘What’s Wrong with Sexual Harassment 49 Stanford Law Review (1997). Janet Halley is Professor of Law at Harvard Law School...
Published: 01 January 1995
DOI: 10.1215/9780822396307-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9630-7
... the AEC team that visited Nagasaki in June, just as I was leaving. I was offered a job as staff pediatrician at the hospital of the Los Alamos National Research Laboratory in New Mexico. And Dr. Warren offered me a post on the faculty of the UCLA Medical School, then just being organized...