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History of the Present (2020) 10 (1): 67–83.
Published: 01 April 2020
... of deep contestation in which estate workers were organizing to reinvigorate the unfulfilled goals of anticolonial struggles. Reading this moment through the anxieties of European planters in the British archive, this article argues that these struggles deeply disturbed the localized racial labor order...
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History of the Present (2020) 10 (1): 129–134.
Published: 01 April 2020
... carries through to how he thought about Hungary, culture (moving from the Caribbean through the British literary tradition of Matthew Arnold, F. R. Leavis, and Raymond Williams), and the coexistence of anticolonial struggles to the Cold War. Students of Cedric Robinson or Anthony Bogues will recognize...
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History of the Present (2022) 12 (2): 283–297.
Published: 01 October 2022
... more attention. It also explores the Afro-Asian antinomies of Indian Ocean studies as a reflection of broader critical ambivalences about questions of colonial humanism and anticolonial liberation. mrumore@gradcenter.cuny.edu Particularly as located within literary studies, Indian Ocean...
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History of the Present (2013) 3 (2): 160–197.
Published: 01 October 2013
...Sara Pursley Copyright © 2013 University of Illinois Press 2013 The Stage ofAdolescence: Anticolonial Time, Youth Insurgency, and the Marriage Crisis in Hashimite Iraq Sara Pursley Modem understandings ofchildhood and adolescence, as a number ofschol­ ars haveshown...
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History of the Present (2021) 11 (2): 152–192.
Published: 01 October 2021
... persuasion and pedagogy, even as they grew to be popular mass movements. There is a reason that the two kinds of politics, kept apart so fastidiously by Tagore, converged in practice despite being distinct in principle. 20 Anticolonial movements that tend to be read exclusively in terms of the struggle...
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History of the Present (2019) 9 (2): 166–192.
Published: 01 October 2019
..., and political thought differently complicates Scott's conception of anticoloniality. Like Wilder, she frames her contribution as a corrective to the regnant historiographical perspective in which "all anti­ imperial struggles" are understood to be "a stagingground for the modular developmental endpoint...
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History of the Present (2021) 11 (2): 253–278.
Published: 01 October 2021
...Murad Idris Abstract The definition of Islam as submission, the claim that Islam needs a Luther, and the desire to identify jihād with private and spiritual struggle, all reflect a series of compulsions and elisions. The three idioms are fundamental to how Islam has been constituted in language...
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History of the Present (2021) 11 (1): 80–105.
Published: 01 April 2021
...–97). In the face of the “dismayed paralysis” produced by Spivak’s conceptualization of the subaltern’s recalcitrance to representation, Lloyd suggests that the anticolonial intellectual’s only recourse is to a self-reflective critique. Such a critique would undertake “a genealogy...
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History of the Present (2017) 7 (1): 122–137.
Published: 01 April 2017
... that often appear foreign to most traditions ofanticolonial struggle? Which federalist traditions informed histhinking: Proudhonianmutualism, 123 INTERVENTION Wilder American liberalism, Soviet multinationalism, British commonwealthism? Or was it something else entirely? Was the distinction between...
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History of the Present (2022) 12 (1): 60–79.
Published: 01 April 2022
... of decolonization. Just two years later, the Mouvement Démocratique de la Rénovation Malgache (MDRM) organized a widespread anticolonial revolt in Madagascar, leading to riots and their brutal suppression by the French. These events would inspire Mannoni to write Prospero and Caliban: The Psychology...
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History of the Present (2023) 13 (1): 31–39.
Published: 01 April 2023
... the W. R. Grace corporation tried to patent the plant’s fungicidal properties in 1995, a battle that the Indian government ultimately won (see BBC News ). Thus, neem is a potent concept-metaphor for complementary and alternative medicine as well as the site of struggle for global medical commons...
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History of the Present (2019) 9 (2): 203–212.
Published: 01 October 2019
... and to a romanticized sense of the purity and reality of the "worker's struggle; Spivak suggests that neither can entertain any sense of contradiction: 205 The Subterranean Life ofRepression These philosophers will not entertain the thought of constitutive contradiction-that is where they admittedly part company.from...
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History of the Present (2020) 10 (2): 237–255.
Published: 01 October 2020
... something that they now do. To make anachronistic projections back into history—to say that anticolonial revolutions, women’s suffrage movements, and even the labor movement were all forms of identity politics—is to turn this peculiar term into a mere label for an object that already exists, fully formed...
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History of the Present (2014) 4 (1): 97–113.
Published: 01 April 2014
... is a little less totalizing and depressing. But of course there is much more to it than that, and it is important to recall that there has been a whole host of circumstances and phenomena-from the various anticolonial and indigenous movements of the twentieth century to the assorted conflicts and Guantanamo...
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History of the Present (2024) 14 (1): 108–137.
Published: 01 April 2024
... and healthy food are strongly encouraged. Some Israeli parents even request a kosher diet for the surrogate during the pregnancy. Finally, some of the interviewed surrogates struggled with the psychological and emotional stress of having to transfer the baby to the commissioning parents after delivery. One...
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History of the Present (2017) 7 (1): 1–32.
Published: 01 April 2017
... struggles (including Indochina, Algeria, Egypt) were somehow external to the drivers ofEuropean integration? Should we also assume that an organization so deeply immersed in matters ofworld trade, customs, and cross­ border mobility was established without conflict with established colonial trade regimes...