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Radical History Review (1 May 2011) 2011 (110): 9–35.
Published: 01 May 2011
...Mark Swislocki Among the most powerful metanarratives in discourses on modernity, especially about China, is that of the transition from a condition of premodern food scarcity to one of potential plenty. Employing insights yielded from the recent discoveries of the calorie and of vitamins and...
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Radical History Review (1 May 2018) 2018 (131): 135–138.
Published: 01 May 2018
...Ronald C. Po American politicians and intellectuals consider the China Dream a conspicuous symbol of the country’s ambition as a maritime and global power across the Pacific Ocean. I am, however, reluctant to side with those analysts who regard the China Dream as being equivalent to its aspiration...
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Radical History Review (1 May 2018) 2018 (131): 146–149.
Published: 01 May 2018
... of this geopolitical phenomenon, this essay juxtaposes the conjuring of transnational Chinese financial capital at Johannesburg’s premier airport with a story of a murder of a Chinese trader by an African employee. “China’s rise” in the Global South presents new frontiers for global capital and a new...
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Radical History Review (1 October 1975) 1975 (9-10): 30–43.
Published: 01 October 1975
...Anne Thurston 1975 RURAL CHINA IN THE 1960's: THE PERSISTENCE OF CLASS STRUGGLE In the spring of 1957, less than a year after China had completed the transition from capitalism to socialism, Mao Tse-tung asserted that the introduction of socialism had not...
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Radical History Review (1 October 1975) 1975 (9-10): 44–55.
Published: 01 October 1975
...Frances Moulder 1975 * This paper is drawn from my forthcoming book, Japan, China and the Modern World Economy: Towards a Reinterpretation of East Asian Development ca. 1600- ca. 1918 (Cambridge University Press). THE ASIATIC MODE OF PRODUCTION AND LATE IMPERIAL CHINA: A SOCIETY WITHOUT...
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Radical History Review (1 October 2004) 2004 (90): 95–101.
Published: 01 October 2004
...' Organization,Inc. 2004 RHR_90_08Rustin.qxd 8/3/04 11:55 AM Page 95 (RE)VIEWS Jams of Consequence: Rethinking the Jazz Age in Japan and China Nichole T. Rustin E. Taylor Atkins, Blue Nippon: Authenticating Jazz in Japan...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2006) 2006 (94): 249–252.
Published: 01 January 2006
...Everett Zhang Matthew Kohrman, Bodies of Difference: Experiences of Disability and Institutional Advocacy in the Making of Modern China . Berkeley: University of California Press, 2005. 2006 by MARHO: The Radical Historians' Organization, Inc. 2006 (RE)VIEWS Disability and Biogovernance in...
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Radical History Review (1 May 2000) 2000 (77): 142–156.
Published: 01 May 2000
...Rebecca E. Karl Copyright © 2000 by MARHO: The Radical Historians' Organization, Inc. 2000 History and Gender in China Rebecca E. Karl Francesca Bray, Technology and Gender: Fabrics of Power in Late Imperial China. Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of...
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Published: 01 October 2018
Figure 2. In China, the idea of delivering entertainment, education, and propaganda to the countryside through outdoor screenings can be traced back to the mid-twentieth century. During the socialist era, government projectionists routinely showed short educational programs and propaganda footage More
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Radical History Review (1 October 2018) 2018 (132): 173–179.
Published: 01 October 2018
...Figure 2. In China, the idea of delivering entertainment, education, and propaganda to the countryside through outdoor screenings can be traced back to the mid-twentieth century. During the socialist era, government projectionists routinely showed short educational programs and propaganda footage...
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Radical History Review (1 May 2018) 2018 (131): 139–145.
Published: 01 May 2018
...Phineas Bbaala Sino-Southern African relations, which span over five decades, have evolved in both purpose and sincerity over the years. While early engagements were anchored in mutual support for territorial sovereignty and human rights through China’s widely publicized policy of noninterference...
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Radical History Review (1 May 2008) 2008 (101): 59–80.
Published: 01 May 2008
... African Americans contributed to growing calls for civic and legal transformations of the racist social order during the 1940s, when she gained national recognition for her fiction, essays, and editorials. This article explores Smith's experiences in China in the 1920s. Witnessing forms of colonial...
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Radical History Review (1 October 2014) 2014 (120): 204–225.
Published: 01 October 2014
... Zeng Qiuhuang, arguably the most famous renyao in the 1950s, reveals and captures a reciprocal chimera effect whereby the margins of sexuality and the periphery of “China” and “Chineseness” converge into the mimetic recalcitrant traces of the past. The prodigy of the human— renyao —configures the basis...
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Published: 01 October 2018
health, pay attention to hygiene.” Chengdu, China, 2013. Figure 4. On-site dormitories are common in Chinese construction sites. Construction companies want to ensure the minimal well-being of their workers to guarantee their productivity. The giant slogan on the background building reads: “The More
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Published: 01 October 2018
and therefore this genre of patriotic films is most appropriate for them. Chongqing, China, 2014. Figure 5. Many of the films shown in construction compounds are Civil War and World War II films that depict Chinese peasants’ heroic struggle against class exploitation and foreign invasions under the More
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Published: 01 October 2018
from discussing workers’ rights and working conditions in their free time. Chongqing, China, 2014. Figure 6. Although rural migrant workers are often depicted as nameless and faceless in Chinese public discourse, they are also seen as a potential source of activism and unrest. Unsurprisingly, many More
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Published: 01 October 2018
. Chongqing, China, 2014. Figure 1. Mr. Li and Mrs. Li are setting up the screen for the evening as construction workers are finishing their meals. The husband and wife team run a small film projection company in Chengdu, Sichuan Province. Together with their employees, their company can show outdoor films More
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Published: 01 October 2018
. Chengdu, China, 2013. Figure 3. Chinese construction projects are generally massive. Sometimes, that means dozens of square kilometers of construction sites at the fringe of the city. For workers, this could lead to their de facto confinement for months. As a result, cell phones are the only way to More
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Radical History Review (1 January 2004) 2004 (88): 193–206.
Published: 01 January 2004
...Joanna Waley-Cohen Pamela K. Crossley, A Translucent Mirror: History and Identity in Qing Imperial Ideology . Berkeley: University of California Press, 1999. Mark C. Elliott, The Manchu Way: The Eight Banners and Ethnic Identity in Late Imperial China . Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press...
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Radical History Review (1 May 1985) 1985 (33): 139–154.
Published: 01 May 1985
... internationalism for Asia was a united, stable, noncommunist China allied with the United States and strong enough to limit Soviet ambitions in the region. But as Tucker and Blum make clear in the introductions to their books, there was a wide gap between wish and reality. The Nationalist re- gime of...