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Published: 09 November 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9781478002079-087
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0207-9
Published: 01 January 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391593-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9159-3
Series: New Americanists
Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822398387-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9838-7
Series: New Americanists
Published: 23 September 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382140-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8214-0
Published: 17 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373094-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7309-4
Published: 20 September 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478005124-004
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0512-4
Published: 24 April 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478009160-037
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0916-0
Published: 03 November 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388678-014
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8867-8
Published: 01 September 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372448-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7244-8
Book Chapter

By Nick Salvato
Published: 11 March 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7447-3
... exhaustion worry hope humility Drunk History ...
Published: 11 March 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374473-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7447-3
..., exhaustion and worry. Both adhere to the definitional model of obstruction (distinct from obstacle) elaborated in this book, yet within each phenomenon, not enough value inheres to compensate for their tolls. The caution taken in approaching these last two obstructions animates, as well, the conclusion’s...
Book Chapter

By Hettie Jones
Published: 23 September 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374152-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7415-2
... explained. The Dorns move to England. Hettie adjusts to solitary life. Helene worries about her from Colechester, where Ed teaches. Hettie gets and loses editing jobs, a relationship with saxophonist Marion Brown, writes a poem, is employed as writer for an antipoverty agency. Helene worries about England’s...
Published: 16 September 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374930-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7493-0
... by “flesh” in the writings of Merleau-Ponty. Nancy worries that Merleau-Ponty’s “flesh” is a metaphysical concept that subordinates differentiated bodies to a universalizing explanatory principle; for Luce Irigaray, the appearance of flesh in Merleau-Ponty evidences the suppression of the maternal feminine...
Book Chapter

By Eben Kirksey
Published: 02 November 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374800-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7480-0
... Ecosystems are popularly understood as having essential parts, species, which are necessary for the functioning of the whole. Early theorists supposed that ecological communities would predictably reemerge in the same form if destroyed, while later conservationists worried that they might fall...
Book Chapter

By Jerry K. Jacka
Series: New Ecologies for the Twenty-First Century
Published: 19 October 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375012-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7501-2
... the land, plants and animals, and human bodies. This life force, ipane (grease), is central to ancestral spirit rituals. Conversion to Christianity has ended many of the rituals formerly used to placate ancestral spirits, which has led most Porgerans to worry about “the end of the land,” a landscape...
Series: Experimental Futures: Technological Lives, Scientific Arts, Anthropological Voices
Published: 22 September 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027270-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2727-0
... France dismissing Mesmer, and the more general alarm raised concerning “charlatans” are explored here for what they can show us about the exclusion of “the public” evident in discussions about its worrying “credulity.” The chapter develops Gilles Deleuze's idea of the “truth of the relative...
Published: 07 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375876-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7587-6
... national sentiment that Mexicans should control the nation’s natural resources. Scientists nonetheless worried that peasants ( campesinos ) and indigenous people lacked the knowledge and maturity to manage the woodlands, and prompted Miguel Angel de Quevedo to help write the 1926 forestry code...
Published: 05 August 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373964-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7396-4
... This chapter analyzes food policing through the discourse of fūhyōhigai and its gendered mechanisms. Originally a concept to help food producers gain compensation for reduced sales due to the fear of contamination, the concept had a wider influence, often equating consumer worries...
Published: 12 May 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373209-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7320-9
... the history of US-Trinidadian relations during the Second World War thickens our perception of island-continent interrelations, and worries a tradition of American continentalism that narrowly reads islands as isolated, peripheral, and ancillary. The circulation and social history of this stolen calypso tune...
Published: 07 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375876-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7587-6
... to forests inhabited by Rarámuri (Tarahumara) people. Mexican scientists eventually began to worry that the scale of logging might cause irreparable environmental damage. commodification railroads Porfirio Díaz Purépecha (Tarascans) Rarámuri (Tarahumara) ...