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boundary 2 (2006) 33 (2): 203–234.
Published: 01 May 2006
...Sanjay Krishnan Duke University Press 2006 Opium and Empire: The Transports of Thomas de Quincey Sanjay Krishnan (1611) ‘‘Viceroy. What is the meaning of amoucos? Soldier. It means men who have made up their mind to die in...
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boundary 2 (2002) 29 (3): 13–30.
Published: 01 August 2002
.... Opium Dens Opium dens are forbidden in the Republic. The dens were legally closed in the seventies, and opium and the culture that had emerged around it were considered to be ‘‘depravities For twenty Tseng...
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boundary 2 (2002) 29 (1): 177–222.
Published: 01 February 2002
... against that threat a fabricated form of the alienation inher- ent in language through his use of opium. He thereby creates a situation, I will argue, of self-absenting that counters, through the crucial preemptive ‘‘hole’’ it produces, the would-be self-alienation of publication. Publication...
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boundary 2 (2006) 33 (1): 123–150.
Published: 01 February 2006
... the avoidance of ‘‘collateral damage’’ as almost pedantic.1 The bomb- ing of Canton and the burning of Yuan Ming Yuan in Beijing were supported and defended by those with a similar vision of international order during the Arrow War, or the Second Opium War, as it is known in Chinese historiog...
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boundary 2 (2017) 44 (2): 157–186.
Published: 01 May 2017
... in Twentieth-Century China: Nationalism, History, and State Building . Lanham, MD : Rowman and Littlefield . ———. 2004 . “Suppressing Opium and ‘Reforming’ Minorities: Antidrug Campaigns in Ethnic Communities in the Early People's Republic of China.” In Dangerous Harvest: Drug Plants and the...
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boundary 2 (2016) 43 (2): 27–57.
Published: 01 May 2016
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boundary 2 (2006) 33 (2): 129–157.
Published: 01 May 2006
..., it is the spice trade that called for the formation of the East India Company, which played an essen- tial role in the opium trade and in the process of colonizing Asia, particularly South Asia.18 The seed trope represents his father’s as well as Lee’s own wander- ing in the postcolonial...
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boundary 2 (2004) 31 (1): 49–71.
Published: 01 February 2004
... as the language of loss. Ó Súilleabháin’s gothic tropes, like the gothicism of Thomas De Quincey’s Confessions of an English Opium Eater, suggest that nostalgia may be a future, rather than a past, mode of being in the world. Skinning a Black Child In 1798, after the defeat of...
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boundary 2 (2017) 44 (4): 179–194.
Published: 01 November 2017
... I duped by Jewish Suffering? I likely am. But there is always an underlying reason for our chosen opium. —Santiago Slabodsky, Decolonial Judaism Jewish history has long been a history of persecution, victimization, and alterity, at least as it has been written from the West...
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boundary 2 (2016) 43 (3): 29–77.
Published: 01 August 2016
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boundary 2 (2010) 37 (1): 91–126.
Published: 01 February 2010
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boundary 2 (2005) 32 (1): 1–31.
Published: 01 February 2005
...), 633–46. 11. Karl Marx, ‘‘History of the Opium Trade in Collected Works, by Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels (New York: International Publishers, 1981), 16:6. It is interesting that in his ‘‘key- words’’ of modernity, Raymond Williams has no entry for colonialism, although there is one for...
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boundary 2 (2011) 38 (1): 101–134.
Published: 01 February 2011
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boundary 2 (2020) 47 (1): 173–199.
Published: 01 February 2020
... in Chengdu 175 change is thus not only necessary but also timely. For Lu, it seems a matter of scaling: since the last years of the Qing Empire, there is no lack of great historical events: the Opium War, the Sino- French War, Sino- Japanese War, Wuxu Reform, the Boxer Rebellion and Allied Invasion...