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Published: 01 January 1997
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382096-123
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8209-6
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 01 October 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394679-113
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9467-9
Series: Critical Global Health: Evidence, Efficacy, Ethnography
Published: 17 March 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478024378-004
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2437-8
Published: 15 May 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007487-008
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0748-7
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 20 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007609-014
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0760-9
Published: 04 August 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377382-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7738-2
... The historical literature on Mexico during the nineteenth and twentieth centuries is vast and growing at a dizzying pace. This brief essay lists some of the most important scholarly works in English. The references and bibliographies contained in these works provide points of departure for further...
Series: Religious Cultures of African and African Diaspora People
Published: 01 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373872-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7387-2
... Nigeria Protectorate in the first half of the twentieth century. The chapter also explores how colonial rule set the framework for Muslim and Christian collective political action in this vast region by the end of the Second World War, when the British authorities embarked on a process of decolonization...
Series: Religious Cultures of African and African Diaspora People
Published: 01 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373872-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7387-2
... the local communities in this vast and diverse region. Hausa-Fulani Muslims Sokoto Caliphate Church Missionary Society Christian-educated elites Yoruba region  ...
Series: The Lewis Henry Morgan Lectures
Published: 23 March 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375524-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7552-4
... This chapter reviews the way that new state programs of distribution intersect with existing processes and practices of distribution. There is a vast and rich regional literature on the multiple livelihood practices that are utilized by low-income people across the region, and on the social...
Series: Design Principles for Teaching History
Published: 05 April 2024
DOI: 10.1215/9781478059295-010
EISBN: 978-1-4780-5929-5
... from grappling with the vast geographical space from a variety of interactive assignments, whether they are making their own maps or using Google Earth to explore. Primary sources and novels are important ways to connect students to this history. The chapter details specific texts as well as techniques...
Series: Console-ing Passions
Published: 12 August 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373902-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7390-2
... Chapter 3 examines another vast televisual landscape, that of India. This chapter maps the shifting and varied constructions of place, space, and sociotemporalities that have shaped Indian TV, noting that questions of scale in India are strongly inflected by marked forms of social and cultural...
Series: Studies of the Weatherhead East Asian Institute, Columbia University
Published: 22 December 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027829-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2782-9
... of the nation. These communities reflected a traditional, hierarchical system of castes. While the new enclosures destabilized many agrarian communities through the contraction and privatization of vast tracts of communally held and managed lands, they also produced new distinctions between racialized farm...
Published: 17 November 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027348-008
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2734-8
... about this “emergency” was the speed with which it occurred and the competition for visibility among aid organizations, as well as how quickly they assigned blame. The vast media attention and funding initially available pushed the humanitarian response into a maelstrom of visibility politics...
Series: Refiguring American Music
Published: 02 September 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375326-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7532-6
... This chapter situates Vallée’s appeal within the context of a more gender-fluid 1920s masculinity, drawing on his vast archive of news clippings and photographs, recordings, radio scripts, and films to affirm and analyze his status as a broadly popular American star across lines of class...
Published: 18 November 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373766-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7376-6
... of their distance from and disdain toward the vast majority of the territory’s rural residents. The introduction considers the state of Spanish empire at midcentury, as the Cuban governor plotted together with the Dominican president for annexation. Finally, the introduction presages the importance of the fighting...
Published: 18 June 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375609-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7560-9
..., they could present themselves as people who could mediate between the tourists’ everyday lives and Canada’s vast natural landscape. Chapter 4 addresses how this aura was produced through the deployment of fictive kinship terms and the development of quasi-family relationships in the transnational workers...
Series: Art History Publication Initiative
Published: 19 May 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372790-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7279-0
.... The androgynous, racially indeterminate legs of WalkingStick’s dancers, entwined in vines borrowed from Etruscan mosaics, claim a vast network of creative kin. modernist primitivism racial difference similitude Vanita Seth Renaissance art ...
Published: 26 February 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374541-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7454-1
... the federal government to pay off ethnic constituencies, but during the 1980s decreased amounts of oil revenues led to deepening authoritarianism and a normalization of corruption in the military. Nigeria became internationally notorious during the 1970s, when stories of vast sums squandered circled the globe...
Series: Perverse Modernities: A Series Edited by Jack Halberstam and Lisa Lowe
Published: 07 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375517-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7551-7
... for articulating modes of political resistance. Concealment is the key principle organizing the dominant Israeli civil society visual field since 1948, which continues to be increasingly restricted by a vast mechanism of erasure, denial, and obstructions of sight, whereas surveillance organizes the visual field...
Published: 12 May 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373209-014
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7320-9
... This essay argues that “trash” is a key category for understanding processes of cultural devaluation and decapitalization. It investigates what it frames as despised forms in a specific literary archive: the vast production of Caribbean pulp fiction published in the post-WWII period. Examining...