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Published: 24 May 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376934-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7693-4
Series: Science and Cultural Theory
Published: 27 February 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388043-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8804-3
Published: 01 January 1995
DOI: 10.1215/9780822397410-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9741-0
Published: 18 December 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012825-006
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1282-5
Published: 09 October 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012269-011
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1226-9
Series: The Lewis Henry Morgan Lectures
Published: 21 September 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375265-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7526-5
... If during Mariano Turpo’s time as an activist, the main political struggle in the countryside was aimed against local landowners, current rural activism is aimed against mining corporations. In the last two years, venture capital has made serious incursions in the Andes: its mountains...
Published: 16 September 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373810-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7381-0
...” and what venture capitalists describe as part of the revolution in green technologies are animated by and animate the same tensions and contradictions driving contemporary geontopower. digital media infrastructure immateriality postcolonial archive ...
Published: 18 May 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375555-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7555-5
... This chapter looks at early motion picture entrepreneurs working in northern cities. Along with George W. Broome and Louis B. Anderson, filmmakers such as Hunter C. Haynes in New York and Peter P. Jones, Arthur Anderson, and William Foster in Chicago engaged in various moving picture ventures...
Published: 07 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375876-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7587-6
... forestry (including producers cooperatives) were undermined by new policies such as forest concessions granted to timber companies, logging bans ( vedas ), and joint venture agreements ( contratos de asociación en participación ) between villagers and timber interests. In Chihuahua, Mexican corporations...
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By Tim Lawrence
Published: 09 September 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373926-034
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7392-6
... Breaking with 1970s protocol, Bruce Mailman encouraged his dancers to engage in sexual intercourse during the course of a night when he created a darkened balcony upon opening the Saint in 1980. Even if some approached the balcony in a circumspect manner, if at all, thousands ventured...
Series: Latin America Otherwise
Published: 10 March 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374923-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7492-3
... This chapter focuses on the imbrication of Mexico's nineteenth-century war against the Apache and Comanche with the U.S.–Mexico war. Erstwhile enemies in their imperial ventures, U.S. and Mexican state governments nevertheless jointly executed a war against the equestrian tribes. The Treaty...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-044
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... administrations of Ismael Montes (1904–9, 1913–17). He actively courted U.S. financial investment and arranged the so-called Speyer Contract, a joint stock venture between the Bolivian government, the National City Bank of New York, and the Speyer Company to construct railroads that would “vertebrate” national...
Published: 07 April 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7587-6
... the community-based forestry. Village forestry (including producers cooperatives) were undermined by new policies such as forest concessions granted to timber companies, logging bans ( vedas ), and joint venture agreements ( contratos de asociación en participación ) between villagers and timber interests...
Published: 09 September 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7392-6
..., Bruce Mailman encouraged his dancers to engage in sexual intercourse during the course of a night when he created a darkened balcony upon opening the Saint in 1980. Even if some approached the balcony in a circumspect manner, if at all, thousands ventured there for sex. The action proceeded to become...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-037
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... Montes (1904–9, 1913–17). He actively courted U.S. financial investment and arranged the so-called Speyer Contract, a joint stock venture between the Bolivian government, the National City Bank of New York, and the Speyer Company to construct railroads that would “vertebrate” national space. The project...