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Published: 01 January 1993
DOI: 10.1215/9780822397731-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9773-1
Published: 01 January 1993
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9773-1
Series: Latin America in Translation
Published: 24 September 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383932-084
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8393-2
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 01 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373865-081
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7386-5
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By Joseph Masco
Published: 18 December 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012665-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1266-5
... a par- tic u lar form of international relations. Desert Modernism 95 On the Poetics of Rock Bolts On the western periphery of the nts, overlooking the desert proving grounds where nuclear devices were detonated throughout the Cold War, is Yucca Mountain, which since the 1980s has been in preparation...
Published: 18 December 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012665-002
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1266-5
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 30 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013099-006
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1309-9
...- perate, and that there is no gold in it, because great diligence has gone into searching for it and more will be done; and that the land is well suited for [raising] livestock and for the cultivation of yucca and sweet potatoes and maize and birds, and that the island can support the sixty settlers...
Book Chapter

By Joseph Masco
Published: 18 December 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012665-023
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1266-5
...). For a global assessment of the environmental impact of military nuclear technology, see ippnw and ieer (1991). 4 Congress selected the Yucca Mountain site as the permanent repository for U.S. military and civilian nuclear waste in 1987, beginning a long technical evaluation and official licensing pro cess...
Book Chapter

By Joseph Masco
Published: 18 December 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012665-025
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1266-5
... the Bomb, 292; at National Atomic Museum, 47; New Mexico and, 44, 47 50, 57, 62, 75 77, 114 23, 378n22; for outlawing nuclear weapons, 76, 378n23; Panama proj ect opposed by, 229; Proj ect Chariot opposed by, 226; surveillance and, 320 23, 335; on Trinity test site, 47, 49 50; on Yucca Mountain, 378n4 aec...
Published: 01 January 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372370-019
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7237-0
... of the California poppy, the Arizona saguaro, the New Mexico yucca, and the Texas 186 C H A P T E R 1 9 bluebonnet, covering the focal border area. Shown with Diaspora, discussed above, red barbed wire also lay like a grid over the entire piece. Border wands made of beads, miniature images of the Frontera Flag...
Book Chapter

By Andrea Smith
Published: 01 January 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374817-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7481-7
... Taussig, Michael, 13, 14 Ultimate Test Animal, 90, 95, 96 Teachings From the American Earth Under Her Skin, 95 (Ted lock and Tedloci), 121 unilateralism, 182 In4.e-x I 243 Union army, 16-17 Yucca Mountain project and, 58...
Book Chapter

By Andrea Smith
Published: 01 January 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374817-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7481-7
... "normal" by Kerr-McGee. Clearly, non-Native peoples are affected by radiation poisoning.17 Another example of environmental racism is the plan to relo• cate all U.S. nuclear wastes into a permanent high-level nuclear waste repository in Yucca Mountain, which is on Shoshone land and located...
Published: 17 April 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478009207-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0920-7
... a day of rest with a double workday to follow. The family tends to small- scale dairy cattle, chickens, and hens, and there is corn, copoazú, sachainche, and arazá to harvest. Half of the farm remains primary forest and the other half is divided into plantain and yucca cultivations, the failed usaid...
Book Chapter

By Daniel Wilkinson
Series: American Encounters/Global Interactions
Published: 20 August 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386377-016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8637-7
... price and give it free to the children who were sick. Don Franz got rid of that. Is it true all the workers were going to divide up the plantation? Just the land that had no coffee. It was the land that Don Federico had given us, where we were allowed to plant our own crops maize, yucca...
Published: 01 January 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374817-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7481-7
...-level nuclear waste repository on Yucca Moun• tain, which is on Western Shoshone lands. (See Chapter 3 for more details.) Before the U.S. attacks other countries, it tests its weapons on indigenous peoples in the Americas; military and nuclear testing also takes place almost exclusively...
Book Chapter

By Joseph Masco
Published: 18 December 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012665-024
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1266-5
.... Surveillance, Snowden, and Big Data: Capacities, Conse- quences, Critique. Big Data and Society, July December, 1 13. MacFarlane, Allison, and Rodney Ewing, eds. 2006. Uncertainty Under ground: Yucca Mountain and the Nation s High- Level Nuclear Waste. Cambridge, MA: mit Press. Machta, Lester, and Robert J...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 30 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013099-002
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1309-9
... in it, because great diligence has gone into searching for it and more will be done; and that the land is well suited for [raising] livestock and for the cultivation of yucca and sweet potatoes and maize and birds, and that the island can support the sixty settlers (vezinos) who now live there in two towns...
Published: 27 March 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007616-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0761-6
... yucca al mojo de ajo (yucca served in a sauce of lemon juice and garlic) and slow- cooked ropa vieja (beef flank cooked in broth for three or four hours with tomato, bell pepper, cumin, and other herbs until separated into strands and very tender). The war took almost every thing Haydée cherished...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 30 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013099-135
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1309-9
... Carmichael, Stokely, 326 carnivals, 134 139 Cartagena (Colombia), 52 cassava (yucca), 25, 40, 65, 141 142; bread from, 26, 39; Taíno and, 8, 20, 37 Cassidy, Frederic, 96 100 Castro, Fidel, 290, 344, 352n1 cattle, 39, 44, 65, 92 Ceide, Dener, 395f Index 505 cell phones, 420 423 Central America, 435. See also...
Published: 01 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021292-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2129-2
... clothing while living in the little houses made of willows, yucca, posts, reeds, and other brush that they built away from the ranch house. As more settlers moved in, the Kumeyaay had to move farther away from their traditional grounds around coastal San Diego, toward the mountains; eventually, in the case...