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Published: 22 May 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382485-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8248-5
...JOHN MASON HART Social Unrest, Nationalism, andAmerican Capital in the Mexican Countryside, I876-I920 During the Mexican Revolution of1910, peasant and local elites, indepen• dent of outside control, erupted in violence across the countryside. They rose up against the...
Published: 26 February 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391715-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9171-5
...four Cinematic Unrest Bush Mama and the Black Liberation Army Now the problem is to lay hold of this violence. —Frantz Fanon, The Wretched of the Earth Throughout the...
Published: 01 January 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390121-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9012-1
... chapter eight ‘‘UNDER THE DOMINION OF THE INDIAN’’ The 1947 Cycle of Unrest On 21 July 1946, a popular revolt overthrew the Villarroel-mnr regime. The movement to de- a pose the president culminated in an act...
Published: 15 July 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374008-015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7400-8
... chapter discusses the Congress of Peoples’ Deputies, whose quasifree elections dealt a setback to Communist candidates; the rise of ethnic unrest; miners’ strikes, which challenged the Soviet system; Solidarity’s electoral victory in Poland and Gorbachev’s decision not to block its non-Communist...
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-027
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... Mounting fiscal exactions by the Bourbon Crown in the 1770s generated escalating unrest in the southern Andes among Indians, mestizos, and creoles. One of the most resented reforms was the introduction of customs houses designed to control trade more strictly and to levy higher commercial taxes...
Book Chapter

By Laura Gotkowitz
Published: 01 January 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390121-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9012-1
... Party and, 43 1947 and, 238–43, 347n.15; cacique anti-Semitism, 170, 173–74, 190, 336n.38 apoderado networks and, 54; colonos’ Anzaldo: rural strike in, 157; rural e√orts to appoint, 151–53; definition unrest in, 262; unrest of 1947 in, 243– of, 331n.95; Indigenous Congress of 46 1945 and...
Published: 15 July 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374008-019
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7400-8
... The final chapter in the book attempts to answer the question posed in the preface: Why did the USSR collapse so quickly less than a generation after it had attained the pinnacle of international power? Mass unrest or organized political resistance did not cause the collapse. Its causes include...
Published: 07 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375876-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7587-6
... The Mexican revolution of 1910–1917 erupted, in part, as a response to the dispossession and commodification of the previous thirty years. Little fighting took place in the woodlands, but peasants and took advantage of the unrest to press for the return of their commons and better working...
Published: 07 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375876-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7587-6
... The Tlatelolco massacre of 1968 touched off a decade of unrest throughout Mexico, including the forestlands. Beginning with president Luis Echeverría (1970–1976), political leaders promoted community forestry, that is, local management of small-scale timber production. Para-governmental...
Published: 12 May 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372899-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7289-9
... about criminality while making visible expanded methods of social control under the regime of Porfirio Díaz (1876–1910). When widespread unrest exploded into revolution in 1910, illustrated journalism and nonfiction compilation films worked to capture and ideologically manage violent acts of sabotage...
Book Chapter

By Laura Gotkowitz
... ILLUSTRATIONS maps 1 Political map of present-day Bolivia 8 2 Topographic map of Cochabamba 70 3 Map of rural unrest in Cochabamba, 1939–47 133 4 Map of rural unrest in La Paz, 1946–47 248 figures 1 Indigenous troops led by Feliciano...
Published: 24 June 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392729-289
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9272-9
...]] WHAT AILS DOMINICA? DOMINICA IN UNREST Conditions in Dominica are going from bad to worse.1 Who and what are responsible for such unrest? Are the poor Negro laborers responsible? Is the cir- culation of the Negro World due to such unrest? Or is the recently established...
Published: 24 June 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392729-284
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9272-9
... population. It is felt that this is a culmination of the recent industrial unrest. Diligent efforts were made by the few white and would-be white1 capitalists of the island to trace our unrest to racial propaganda introduced from the United States. So fearful is the government of “radical” Negro...
Published: 24 June 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392729-296
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9272-9
...// May 1920 Sir, With reference to previous correspondence regarding the unrest in the British West Indies and the movements of His Majesty’s ships, I am directed by [Viscount] Milner to transmit to you, to be laid before the [Lo]rds Commis- sioners of the Admiralty, the accompanying [copy of a...
... about criminality while making visible expanded methods of social control under the regime of Porfirio Díaz (1876–1910). When widespread unrest exploded into revolution in 1910, illustrated journalism and nonfiction compilation films worked to capture and ideologically manage violent acts of sabotage...
Published: 08 September 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376187-112
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7618-7
... was ended by Garvey’s practically ordering those present to buy shares in his Steamship Company and there is no doubt but that he raised a great deal of money. At four of the meetings an admission fee of one dollar was charged. There has been no evidence of unrest among the negroes since...
Published: 24 June 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392729-201
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9272-9
.... Mr. Hercules is said to be Editor of the AFRICAN TELEGRAPH, and is carrying on propaganda on behalf of the negro race, and although the speeches he has delivered on a former occasion contain nothing seditious, it was decided in the existing condition of unrest in this Colony to...
Published: 24 June 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392729-214
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9272-9
... of State indicates that the increase in wages in the West Indies has not in general kept pace with the increase in the cost of living and that this fact is one of the principal causes of widespread unrest. Governors should consider what attitude they should adopt in this event...
Published: 24 June 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392729-219
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9272-9
... [London] December 1919 A MONTHLY REVIEW OF REVOLUTIONARY MOVEMENTS IN FOREIGN COUNTRIES WEST INDIES—BARBADOS Whereas a certain amount of unrest does exist among the coloured population of Barbados, and returned soldiers of the B.W.I. Regiment...
Published: 24 June 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392729-240
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9272-9
..., //5th// February, 1920 Sir, With reference to previous correspondence on the subject of unrest in the West Indies I have the honour to transmit to you, for your information, the accompanying copy of correspondence regarding the activities of the Universal Negro Improvement Association and...