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Radical History Review (1 October 1982) 1982 (26): 13–34.
Published: 01 October 1982
..., and the Rhetoric of Crime in New York City 1890-1920 Christopher Stone I Talk of vandalism surrounds us. Vandalism is on the rise; it is de- stroying neighborhoods; it is a plague upon our cities...
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Radical History Review (1 May 2012) 2012 (113): 212–224.
Published: 01 May 2012
...Rebecca Amato; Jeffrey T. Manuel This collaborative essay invites historians to consider radical walking tours' potential as a dynamic strategy for critiquing liberal understandings of crime in urban settings. The authors examine two very different cities—New York City and East St. Louis, Illinois...
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Radical History Review (1 May 2012) 2012 (113): 127–133.
Published: 01 May 2012
...Amy Chazkel Organized by the historian Amy Chazkel, who also provides the foreword, this forum gathers the work of three historians of Latin America who have written extensively on the social history of crime, prompting them to reflect on a ubiquitous but little studied public history institution...
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Radical History Review (1 May 2012) 2012 (113): 35–54.
Published: 01 May 2012
... stigma on contemporary Guatemalan society and analyzes the work being done by a tenacious group of activists attempting to reverse that stigma in laboring to rescue and make use of a voluminous, recently discovered cache of once-secret police archives. By marshaling documentary evidence of crimes against...
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Radical History Review (1 May 2012) 2012 (113): 99–109.
Published: 01 May 2012
... United States has witnessed a transition from rhetoric linking homosexuality with economic degeneracy and crime to a new, “modern” articulation of the economically productive homosexual citizen. This transition is reflected in historical narratives of gay progress that trace a monolithic community from...
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Radical History Review (1 May 2012) 2012 (113): 143–154.
Published: 01 May 2012
... intimate knowledge of petty crime, criminal episodes embedded in folk memory, and gruesome sensationalism. This essay argues that in this mix of objects evoking technological modernity and empirical knowledge of the “other side” of social reality lies a critical claim to intellectual superiority and...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2016) 2016 (124): 11–41.
Published: 01 January 2016
... selected crimes defined in the Code of Military Justice. © 2016 by MARHO: The Radical Historians' Organization, Inc. 2016 Chilean politics military dictatorship Chilean democracy Chile civil liberties The Political Architecture of Dictatorship Chile before September 11, 1973 Brian...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2016) 2016 (124): 129–140.
Published: 01 January 2016
... institutional benefits of involving justice system institutions in the search for accountability for past crimes. © 2016 by MARHO: The Radical Historians' Organization, Inc. 2016 Pinochet trials Chile courts REFLECTIONS: MEMORY AND HUMAN RIGHTS Human Rights Defense in and through the...
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Radical History Review (1 October 2016) 2016 (126): 122–133.
Published: 01 October 2016
... how and why the sexual violation of Indian men was able to enter the colonial archive. In light, moreover, of the refusal of colonial officials to name such violence as a sex crime, I consider what a nonevent reveals about the archive and, by extension, colonial rule—above all, about colonial...
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Radical History Review (1 October 2015) 2015 (123): 37–59.
Published: 01 October 2015
... Africans and their descendants were at least 40 percent of the population and, increasingly, the labor backbone of the export economy in wheat and sugar, the article explores how the Inquisition found that, religiously and racially, Juana Luisa Benites committed intimate crimes against the colonial order...
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Radical History Review (1 May 2008) 2008 (101): 5–21.
Published: 01 May 2008
... violation and a crime of war. Yet we know relatively little about sexual violence in earlier wars. In April 2006, the University of Iowa Center for Human Rights sponsored a conference titled “The History of Sexual Violence in Conflict Zones.” In her “conference report plus,” the coorganizer Elizabeth...
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Radical History Review (1 October 1990) 1990 (48): 33–62.
Published: 01 October 1990
... their taxable property, which brought disfranchisement as well as destitution. Among the national leadership, many believed that crime was increasing and feared a potentially disruptive coalition of the poor and disfranchised. In 1789, Benjamin Rush, chief physi- cian at Philadelphia's...
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Radical History Review (1 October 1982) 1982 (26): 5–9.
Published: 01 October 1982
... law and crime. The moment seems ripe for developing them. We are witnessing a broadside attack on civil rights and liberties in the United States, accompanied by the systematic subversion of legal entitlementsof the poor and legal nghts of labor. From the so-called ’“BlitzAmendment” to...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2007) 2007 (97): 118–122.
Published: 01 January 2007
... much (but not all) of what Lane presented in his book was revealed to be a fabrication by the investigative reporter Neil Sheehan in a December 1970 review that appeared in the New York Times, Sheehan nonetheless called for a sane and honest inquiry into the question of war crimes and...
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Radical History Review (1 October 2013) 2013 (117): 70–82.
Published: 01 October 2013
... agencies, a reference to the article in the Nigerian Criminal Code for confidence schemes. This term is used even though 419 activity is global and networked and may involve large-­scale crime units that have no connection to the country. In addition, ongoing attention to government and corporate...
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Radical History Review (1 October 2016) 2016 (126): 84–95.
Published: 01 October 2016
... offense. This under-­enforcement of the law tells victims and assailants alike that family violence is not really a serious crime, if a crime at all. It is this widespread perception that has contributed to the perpetuation of violence within the fam- ily” (36). Criminal justice concerns permeate the...
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Radical History Review (1 October 1987) 1987 (39): 142–148.
Published: 01 October 1987
...Wilbur R. Miller Copyright © September 1987 by MARHO: The Radical Historians' Organization, Inc. 1987 Capitalism and Criminal Justice Wilbur R. Miller Edward Ayers, Vengeance andJustice: Crime and Punishment in the Nincteenth- Century South (Oxford...
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Radical History Review (1 May 2008) 2008 (101): 22–41.
Published: 01 May 2008
... women, adopted a number of strategic objectives and actions including developing an effective response when crimes such as rape or sexual slavery were committed against women and facilitating economic and political empowerment of women so that they might eventually play an equal role in...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2002) 2002 (82): 215–219.
Published: 01 January 2002
... are in the news. Most prominently, Slobodan Milosevic and his accomplices stand accused of crimes against humanity before the United Nations War Crimes Tribunal in The Hague. Meanwhile, activists are calling for an interna- tional war crimes trial against the Indonesian military for...
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Radical History Review (1 October 2006) 2006 (96): 87–94.
Published: 01 October 2006
... committed crime because they were socially or psychologically sick and could therefore be treated — gave way to the opportunities model, which maintained that people committed crime not because they were sick, but rather because they did not have access to legitimate means by which to acquire social...