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Radical History Review (2017) 2017 (128): 173–198.
Published: 01 May 2017
... of respectability could privilege Puerto Ricans vis-à-vis Mexican American agricultural migrants in rural Michigan. Eileen J. Findlay is professor of history at American University. Her most recent publication on the history of Puerto Rico and its diaspora is We Are Left without a Father Here: Masculinity...
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Radical History Review (1979) 1979 (21): 151–168.
Published: 01 October 1979
... increasingly families traveling together rather than single male "tramps." Some of these families had lost their land in the 1920s farm depression; others had been industrial workers who were new to agricultural work. Migrant families were predominantly white and native-born, and they moved west...
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Radical History Review (1996) 1996 (65): 148–151.
Published: 01 May 1996
... important in propelling the new migrants out of the fields than in changing conditions there” (161). In the San Joaquin Valley, the effect of New Deal policies was to shift the site of class conflict from the fields to federal relief offices and legislative halls. New Deal involvement in agriculture...
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Radical History Review (2018) 2018 (132): 126–143.
Published: 01 October 2018
... migrants’ emotive displays to racialized ideas about Mexicans’ fitness for agricultural work, the photo-essay assures spectators that labor produced satisfied bracero subjects. In doing so, these images prevent viewers from seeing the taxing, physically-draining work required to produce agricultural...
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Radical History Review (2017) 2017 (128): 1–11.
Published: 01 May 2017
... Puerto Ricans and treatment of earlier European immigrants, and shows how gendered notions of respectability privileged Puerto Ricans over Mexican American agricultural migrants to Michigan. In the last feature article, “In Solidarity: Palestine in the Puerto Rican Political Imaginary,” Sara...
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Radical History Review (2000) 2000 (76): 136–168.
Published: 01 January 2000
...~Girls and women continued to have significant access to education as young men started to be drawn and coerced into migrant labor with the discovery of diamonds in South Africa in 1867 and gold in 1886. Agricultural production and goat and cattle herding were organized within patrilineal...
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Radical History Review (1994) 1994 (59): 4–35.
Published: 01 May 1994
... of them settled in California, while most of the others moved to Arizona, New Mexico, Oregon, and Washington. The best known period of this trek westward is the period of the Dust Bow-the 1930s-when the majority of the migrants first camped, and then settled mainly in the agricultural valleys...
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Radical History Review (2022) 2022 (143): 149–164.
Published: 01 May 2022
... Revolution ; MacRaild, Irish Migrants , 42–74 ; Kenny, American Irish . 29. See Fitzpatrick, “Emigration” ; and Kenny, “Irish Emigration.” 28. Dal Lago, American Slavery , 76–80, 105–6, 111–13 ; Regan and Smith, “Agricultural Modernisation,” 6–8 ; Kirchberger and Bennett...
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Radical History Review (2001) 2001 (80): 76–100.
Published: 01 May 2001
...- mercializing white agriculture and the actions of an increasingly interventionist state combined with a public health crisis. At the local level, the Zulu, who were strug- gling to lessen the impact of intensified South African state intervention in the rural areas during...
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Radical History Review (1990) 1990 (46-47): 309–319.
Published: 01 May 1990
..., at Hugh Tracefs suggestion, con- ducted research into Venda music in the 1950s. His writings, al- though not neglecting the formal aspect, emphasize the social basis of the various musical styles. He demonstrates, for example, how the various agricultural phases of the year are accompanied...
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Radical History Review (2009) 2009 (103): 105–116.
Published: 01 January 2009
... and nonblack Bolivians and in the marked scarcity of those constructions. Bolivians of African descent have been concentrated in this rural agricultural region for centuries. The area's historical and physical characteristics have long encouraged the notion that the Yungas is somehow the “closest thing...
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Radical History Review (2003) 2003 (87): 183–206.
Published: 01 October 2003
... and tourist music trade, then by playing for Eric Dean’s Jazz Orchestra in Kingston parks and concert halls.20 In the mid-1950s, however, American R&B began to flood Jamaica. It found its way there in a number of ways, including purchases by labor migrants...
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Radical History Review (2009) 2009 (104): 103–125.
Published: 01 May 2009
...John Corbally In 1948, as citizens of Birmingham and London attempted to recover from the destructive effects of World War Two, they were perhaps unaware that another barrage was about to be unleashed upon them, this time in the shape of migrants rather than bombs. As commonwealth and Irish...
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Radical History Review (1990) 1990 (48): 143–152.
Published: 01 October 1990
... These settlers generally ended in Pennsylvania and the Chesapeake region. From Scotland and the north of Englad came farm families, prosperous enough to pay their way to America but faced with displacement before the modernization of agriculture. These migrants made for the frontiers of New York...
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Radical History Review (1994) 1994 (58): 35–78.
Published: 01 January 1994
... agricultural wage from fifteen to eighty centavos, and to enact the Agrarian Reform Law. This history defies the prevailing image of peasant quiescence prior to the agrarian reform of 1952, and contradicts the consensus that the revolution was in essence a calm and stately affair until its final...
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Radical History Review (1978) 1978 (17): 99–120.
Published: 01 May 1978
... settlements led to increasing subdivision of the land. Land changed hands frequently and ownership, rental, sharecropping, and wage labor were all comon.(4) The small size of land plots in the south limited the size of the agricultural work group to an individual...
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Radical History Review (2017) 2017 (128): 13–25.
Published: 01 May 2017
... fluctuation. Rising migration reflected economic conditions on both the island and the mainland. Many migrants to the United States settled permanently in northeastern cities, while others traveled as seasonal laborers to agricultural areas throughout the US mainland. Both groups maintained...
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Radical History Review (1990) 1990 (46-47): 397–406.
Published: 01 May 1990
... (the two go together due to the migrant labor system) although there is substantial urban membership and most of its active mobilization seems to involve urban men. Inkatha is overwhelmingly (95 percent) com- prised of Zulu-speakers, nearly all of whom live in Natal/KwaZulu or as migrant workers...
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Radical History Review (1994) 1994 (58): 142–150.
Published: 01 January 1994
... parents lost during the Great Depression. The family then became migrant farmworkers, a way of life which is still one of the harshest in the country. Of the over 2.25 million farmworkers today, only one in five has some form of medical insurance, even though agricultural labor remains America’s...
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Radical History Review (1994) 1994 (58): 143–150.
Published: 01 January 1994
... parents lost during the Great Depression. The family then became migrant farmworkers, a way of life which is still one of the harshest in the country. Of the over 2.25 million farmworkers today, only one in five has some form of medical insurance, even though agricultural labor remains America’s...