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boundary 2 (2018) 45 (1): 91–110.
Published: 01 February 2018
... that expectations of regime change would make “dissatisfaction permanent” and terminate the British Empire in India and Africa (Manela 2007: 61). Wilson drafted the covenant of the League of Nations without reference to self-determination.­ His failure created the fatal defects in the resulting settlement...
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boundary 2 (2004) 31 (1): 147–178.
Published: 01 February 2004
...Bruce Nelson Duke University Press 2004 Irish Americans, Irish Nationalism, and the ‘‘Social’’ Question, 1916–1923 Bruce Nelson By the end of the nineteenth century, Irish America had come a long way since the days when...
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boundary 2 (2011) 38 (2): 125–153.
Published: 01 May 2011
..., in the twentieth century, into the realm of the modern nation-­state. This ancient moral expectation of selfless duty inheres in Chinese critical discourse to this day in the form of habitual statements about improving and enlighten- ing the nation. For these reasons, a nation-centered­ style of rhetoric...
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boundary 2 (2015) 42 (3): 79–96.
Published: 01 August 2015
... Communist Party (JCP)-affiliated­ Zengakuren group, Minsei (the Democratic Youth League of Japan).8 As a federation of all university jichi- kai (self-government­ associations) across the country, Zengakuren neces- sarily brings together representatives of groups who were in contention at each...
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boundary 2 (2024) 51 (2): 97–136.
Published: 01 May 2024
... : 238). In order to understand the situation and dynamics regarding these literary associations, we will again shortly look at socialist time. As I have said, the national literary associations formed a League of Writers of Yugoslavia (Savez književnika Jugoslavije), whose function was to coordinate...
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boundary 2 (2000) 27 (1): 135–149.
Published: 01 February 2000
... years, a large proportion of my classes (and a larger proportion of my best students) have come from families originating on the other side of the inter- national date line. Here, personal experience coincides with national trends...
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boundary 2 (2014) 41 (2): 34–36.
Published: 01 May 2014
... domination, death, and murder that Mandela began his political life. During that life, he was a radi- boundary 2 41:2 (2014) DOI 10.1215/01903659-2686043 © 2014 by Duke University Press Bogues / Intervention / Mandela’s Reflections 35 cal member of the ANC Youth League...
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boundary 2 (2018) 45 (1): 59–90.
Published: 01 February 2018
... the interweave of anti-imperialist nationalism and republicanism which constitutes the essence of political dissent until and through the “Troubles” in Northern Ireland. Legal, civic, and physical nakedness and the prison systems of the British Empire are shocking features of Irish political experience...
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boundary 2 (2022) 49 (1): 165–193.
Published: 01 February 2022
... root that cinema's pedagogical, edifying role might assume international dimensions. Among the most prominent proponents of this idea were the Comintern-sponsored filmmaking and film distribution organizations Mezhrabpomfilm and Prometheusfilm and the League of Nations’ International Institute...
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boundary 2 (2004) 31 (1): 179–205.
Published: 01 February 2004
... to explain and jus- tify the present intensified the historiographical debate, propelling the anx- ious search for a history that would liberate Irish people from their history. In the 1990s, there was an audible collective exhalation of the national breath: with the advent of the Celtic Tiger, the IRA...
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boundary 2 (2000) 27 (2): 45–72.
Published: 01 May 2000
...’ of the city of this culturally variegated and obviously still quite divided metropolis—one that had known three national regimes (Spanish, French, and American) all within the first decade of the nineteenth century.5 2...
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boundary 2 (2007) 34 (3): 1–21.
Published: 01 August 2007
... underneath the façade; the humor, wit, and satirical laughs adrift among his stray thoughts and clear insights tear off the mask in life. Lu Xun rejects any form or sphere of power relations and oppression: oppression of the nation, oppression of classes, men’s oppression of women, elders’ oppression...
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boundary 2 (2012) 39 (1): 43–54.
Published: 01 February 2012
... eruption of ever- growing national popular protest confirmed his judgment. The state’s increasingly bloody repression over the course of the follow- ing days in response was disproportionate to the peaceful demonstrations and transformed them into confrontations between the masses driven by anger...
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boundary 2 (2022) 49 (2): 213–241.
Published: 01 May 2022
... into the national network of black communities. Minneapolis was a regular destination for prominent musicians in the 1940s and 1950s, such as Nat “King” Cole, Duke Ellington, Count Basie, and Billy Eckstine. Moreover, Lazy Bill Lucas, one of the creators of the Chicago Blues sound, and Mojo Buford, one of Muddy...
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boundary 2 (2001) 28 (3): 157–189.
Published: 01 August 2001
... and the national security state, all this had not happened long before.) This is not to say that I came to Mount Hermon in full consciousness of my alienation from ‘‘America This feeling of not being at home in these American educational spaces was symptomatic. In fact, I lived those years torn between...
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boundary 2 (2007) 34 (1): 17–23.
Published: 01 February 2007
... those of another, from the older, national traditions to the newer minority communi- ties, given a new shape this time in relationship to the anger generated by Israel’s brutal and ongoing destruction of Palestinian society. This shift in definitions is part of the burden of being an “immigrant...
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boundary 2 (2000) 27 (1): 75–95.
Published: 01 February 2000
... the ‘‘mandate’’ of the Council of the League of Nations in 1922. Although the purpose of the mandate was to help the population develop ‘‘self-governing’’ institutions, it, in fact, was more concerned with its fulfillment of Lord Bal...
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boundary 2 (2013) 40 (1): 21–39.
Published: 01 February 2013
.... As such, it is anything but exceptional. In Eastern Europe, the transition to post-­Communism has reinvigorated the social authority of the Catholic and Orthodox Churches, ushering in a virulently homophobic and natalist style of religious nationalism, replete with its own fantasies of cultural contamination from...
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boundary 2 (2020) 47 (3): 193–200.
Published: 01 August 2020
... included the bombing of the Al- Shifa phar- maceutical factory in Sudan. That was the late 1990s, a time when the only pictures of Afghanistan we got to see were of a war- torn and bombed- out nation. SR: But we would soon start to see a lot more Afghanistan in the news shortly after this period. Rahmani...
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boundary 2 (2000) 27 (3): 79–101.
Published: 01 August 2000
... studied the German language for three years at Fisk University in Nashville, Tennessee, and delivered his vale- dictory address in 1888 on Otto von Bismarck.4 The German chancellor’s single-mindedness and determination to create a German nation-state im- pressed the twenty-year-old Du Bois. The W. E...