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Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822396635-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9663-5
... Kate A. Berry RACE FOR WATER? Native Americans, Eurocentrism, and Western Water Policy Discussions about race and racism are rare in writings concerning Native Americans and western water policy. 1 There have, on the other hand, been studies on the availability of...
Published: 27 August 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376552-015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7655-2
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-133
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... In early 2000, a broad cross-section of civil society in Cochabamba rose up to protest the privatization of water and corresponding rate hikes for water service. The Coalition for Defense of Water and Life brought together rural and urban sectors into a common force, including members of...
Published: 10 June 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822378884-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7888-4
... Chapter 1 water ecology, island city In a map of Manhattan published in 1865, lovingly etched with fine lines and exacting details, the viewer discovers a scenario of a shel- tered island filled with rivulets, forests...
Published: 22 June 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392606-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9260-6
... chapter one “If the Water Is Sweet” Jewish Women in the Countryside If the water is sweet, we will have a good future. —Bela Trumper de Kaller, interview The miracle takes place: they...
Published: 21 June 2001
DOI: 10.1215/9780822380795-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8079-5
...1 ‘‘The Water Follows the Stream’’ Historical Ethnography, History of Anthropology, and Indigenous Anthropologists Matshakaza Blackson Lukhero grew up in Feni, the Ngoni para- mount chief’s village in eastern Northern...
Published: 28 July 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376873-018
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7687-3
... DOCUMENTARY HISTORY OF WILLIAM J. SEYMOUR 167 there and the great Shekina of glory is continually burning and filling with heavenly light. W.J. Seymour 7. RIVER OF LIVING WATER. (AF, November 1906, 2) In the 4th...
Published: 24 September 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383932-032
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8393-2
... arguing about the words employed. Let them call it whatever they like and say that when there is no rain it is summer, even though the weather is warmer; that matters little. What does matter is to know the truth, which is obvious, that the waters do not always withdraw when the sun approaches more...
Published: 01 January 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391012-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9101-2
... five ‘‘Let the Water for the Paddy Also Irrigate the Grass’’ On the Sympathies of an Aqueous Self Landscapes bear the marks of virtues other than toil as well. On the arid...
Published: 01 January 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387503-029
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8750-3
...WATER! Juan Pévez Bornonasmallfarminthesun-drenchedsoutherndepartmentofIca,JuanPévez spearheaded one of the first efforts to organize a peasant union, the still-existing Peruvian Peasant Federation.This excerpt from his autobiography describes a 1915 struggle with an estate owner for water...
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By James Applewhite
Published: 04 July 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387008-035
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8700-8
... Water Downward in direction as a willow, white rapids flowering in your hair, O life-and-death lingering and beginning, element of Ophelia: your communities are rotifers churning...
Published: 04 July 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387008-074
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8700-8
...The Water-Machine What moves is the river’s bottom layer. It carries an aura, an envelope of continuing Air, here where the path has disappeared in The seamless grasses, the honeysuckle tangle. Webs break on my face, as I still follow This elastic animal, infinitely divisible, Whose plastic...
Published: 25 July 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384045-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8404-5
... 7 Crossing the Water: Gunn, Plath, and the Poetry of Passage The momentum behind the development of transatlantic transnational- ism in the 1950s came from many di√erent sources. It was, of...
Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382508-021
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8250-8
... xx About how the Indians who left the ship reported about the Spaniards, which those from the land marveled at, and how they sent them provisions and water and other things When the natives of the mainland saw the ship approaching on the sea, they were...
Published: 07 February 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389767-095
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8976-7
.... Henderson’s formula is twice the height of the riser plus the tread equals twenty-six inches. This allows five-inch risers to sixteen-inch treads, and six-inch risers to fourteen-inch treads. November 12, 1961 water in the garden ater like fire is a living thing. It dances and...
Published: 02 December 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391067-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9106-7
... Chapter 4 Nina Laurie, Robert Andolina, and Sarah A. Radcliffe Neoliberalisms, Transnational Water Politics, and Indigenous People imilar to the reconfiguration of local scales discussed in chapter 3, indige­ Snous...
Published: 01 December 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393030-033
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9303-0
...Water Sprite Karel Jaromír Erben (1811–1870) Erben was an archivist, at first in the National Museum, and later for the city of Prague. Besides his historical work he also collected and published folk songs and fairy tales. His only poetical work was a cycle of thirteen ballads inspired...
Published: 28 July 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393061-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9306-1
... four At the River of Washerwomen Work, Water, and Sexual Fluidity in Mayotte Capécia’s I Am a Martinican Woman The agitation of the beaches, forgetful of all who climbed the coconut trees, once trying to reach out to Toussaint Louverture in the land of Haiti. The salt of the...
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By James Ridgeway
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822397076-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9707-6
... Fresh Water Clean drinking water is the one commodity we cannot do without. Yet it is also, perhaps, the commodity that we most take for granted. Like the air we breathe, it can appear not to be a commodity at all, but rather a free...
Published: 01 January 1991
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9798-4