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Series: a John Hope Franklin Center Book
Published: 05 May 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388920-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8892-0
Published: 01 January 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478023586-004
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2358-6
Series: The public influences of African American churches ;
Published: 25 November 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386254-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8625-4
Series: e-Duke books scholarly collection.
Published: 02 November 2009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9224-8
...Urban Parks, Order, and Social Reform ...
Series: Latin America Otherwise
Published: 18 May 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386612-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8661-2
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By Rielle Navitski
... sensational journalism urban reform criminality early cinema mass culture ...
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By Gabrielle Hecht
Published: 10 November 2023
EISBN: 978-1-4780-9368-8
... urban planning land reform remediation spatial injustice apartheid ...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 29 August 2022
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2297-8
... Import Substitution Industrialization ISI agrarian reform urban slums official corruption ...
Published: 12 May 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372899-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7289-9
... de Janeiro and São Paulo, encouraging European immigration and implementing reforms that pushed poor and working-class residents out of city centers, illustrated journalism charted the spatial and social divides of an urbanizing Brazil. Topical narratives of violence acknowledged the human toll...
... modernity. As elites sought to transform Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo, encouraging European immigration and implementing reforms that pushed poor and working-class residents out of city centers, illustrated journalism charted the spatial and social divides of an urbanizing Brazil. Topical narratives...
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By Doreen Lee
Published: 27 May 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374091-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7409-1
... Chapter 2 describes how student activists laid claim to the city through spectacular displays of political participation, most evident in organized marches and demonstrations. Student expertise brought together middle-class university activists with rural and urban poor in a reformed nationalist...
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By Gabrielle Hecht
Published: 10 November 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027263-006
EISBN: 978-1-4780-9368-8
... the harms wreaked by their own former employers, turning many industry consultants into agents of the new apartheid. Their resources vastly exceed those of the communities, artists, activists, and social scientists who seek to remediate the spatial injustices of apartheid. urban planning land reform...
Series: Perverse Modernities: A Series Edited by Jack Halberstam and Lisa Lowe
Published: 01 January 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376194-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7619-4
... This chapter explores cross-dressing law’s legal operations and effects as it developed as a flexible tool for policing multiple gender offenses, including those of feminist dress reformers, female impersonators, fast young women who dressed as men for nights out on the town, and people whose...
Series: Latin America in translation/en traducción/em tradução
Published: 09 February 2024
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027522-001
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2752-2
... to the process of mestizaje or miscegenation and the impact of gender differences. The role of the Catholic Church in the colonial order and the relationship between urban spaces and the rest of the territory, where the Spanish presence was weak, are also examined. The resistance of the indigenous peoples...
Published: 30 September 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375111-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7511-1
...” (i.e., the racial integration) of some city neighborhoods. With the demise of influx controls in 1986, African in-migration pushed demand for urban housing. Yet most attempts to accommodate African people came in the form of site-and-service schemes, which by confining blacks to the city limits only...
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By Nikhil Anand
Published: 17 February 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373599-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7359-9
... The conclusion situates Mumbai’s hydraulic infrastructure in a larger conversation about technology, the environment, and personhood in the Anthropocene. It urges an attention to the ways in which distribution is conducted with the materials and politics of modern urban infrastructures...
Series: Critical Global Health: Evidence, Efficacy, Ethnography
Published: 06 May 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374442-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7444-2
... Chapter 2 is concerned with absorption between persons and urban space. Moving from the scales of the globe and nation toward the scale of the street, it addresses how metabolism is spatial, and how biomedical sciences and the science of urban politics overlap. Mumbai’s famous fried street food...
Published: 05 January 2024
DOI: 10.1215/9781478025887-008
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2588-7
... “degrees of freedom” provided a normative structure for southern society as a whole, allowing temporary release to prisoners as a reward for good behavior made sense. Prisoners treasured furloughs as opportunities to maintain connections with the outside world. By the 1950s, penological reformers perceived...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-027
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... invective and ridicule from the anonymous authors of the pasqui-nades, and pleaded unsuccessfully to resign his post. The public warning reproduced here played with the word gallo , which means “rooster” in Spanish. This popular urban unrest against the Bourbon reforms clearly contributed to the outbreak...
Published: 08 March 2024
DOI: 10.1215/9781478059158-002
EISBN: 978-1-4780-5915-8
..., and expressive culture at the heart of this book. Beginning with the interwar period and tracking the shifts that accompanied internment, wartime Black migration, and the postwar explosion of movements for both reform and liberation, the chapter argues that the intercultural history of Black and Japanese Los...