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Radical History Review (1 October 2010) 2010 (108): 139–153.
Published: 01 October 2010
...Gary Fields “Ex-Communicated” tells a story about enclosure on the Palestinian landscape through photographic images that reference themes from the enclosures in early modern England and highlight the historically long-standing interplay of power and space. Using Michel Foucault's spatial notion...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2014) 2014 (118): 64–91.
Published: 01 January 2014
... resistance that also flourished during this period of acute crisis. The authors concentrate on two conditions undergirding financialization: the intensified dispossession of people of color in the United States and the acceleration of enclosures worldwide. They explore these transformations via Samuel...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2011) 2011 (109): 83–99.
Published: 01 January 2011
...Robert P. Marzec This essay examines the transformation in land relations known as the enclosure movement that paralleled the rise of the British Empire. It reveals this transformation to be a major motivator in today's cultural and political orientations toward the environment, and toward land...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2011) 2011 (109): 121–135.
Published: 01 January 2011
... mining and enclosure of human qualities. I thus follow the logic of a rampant commodification under neoliberalism and consider how enclosure may be extended conceptually from analyses of land to the marketing of a peoplehood. My goal in doing so is to suggest avenues for future research on the global...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2011) 2011 (109): 137–152.
Published: 01 January 2011
... enclosure of the cultural and the material commons. MARHO: The Radical Historians' Organization, Inc. 2011 interventions Confronting the Enclosure of the Cultural Commons An Interview with Nina Paley Amy Chazkel The framers of copyright law in the United States aimed to promote the “public...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2012) 2012 (112): 147–161.
Published: 01 January 2012
...Edward D. Melillo This article examines the history of neoliberal enclosures in the oscillating electrical and magnetic fields that surround us, the electromagnetic Commons. The relationship between the neoliberal phase of capitalism and the expansion of such new frontiers for privatization...
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Radical History Review (1 October 2010) 2010 (108): 11–27.
Published: 01 October 2010
...Peter Linebaugh This essay integrates two themes: the enclosure of land, or of other resources, as a physical mechanism of privatization; and the technique of historical investigation known as writing history “from the bottom up.” Building on the work of Elinor Ostrom, the 2009 Nobel laureate in...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2011) 2011 (109): 108–119.
Published: 01 January 2011
...David A. Chang This essay cautiously compares the dispossession of Native lands in the United States with the enclosure of the English commons, in light of the transfer of political sovereignty that occurred in the case it explores. The federal policy of dividing American Indian nations' tribal...
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Radical History Review (1 October 2010) 2010 (108): 154–160.
Published: 01 October 2010
...Lucy Reynolds; John Schofield Greenham and Crookham Commons is an unusual place to think about enclosure, given that it was not historically enclosed like many places that surround it. But Greenham, to give it its shorthand term, has an extraordinary late modern history attached to it, and it is...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2011) 2011 (109): 62–82.
Published: 01 January 2011
...Robert Gioielli This essay explores how certain residents of Baltimore, Maryland, in the late 1960s perceived governmental efforts to construct an urban highway system as an enclosure of the commons. Baltimore's political and business leaders believed that highways were required to keep the city...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2011) 2011 (109): 101–107.
Published: 01 January 2011
...David Harvey Current thinking about the problem of how to manage common resources still dwells on arguments either in favor of or against enclosure, coming primarily from contemporary political and scholarly debate about the enclosure of the early modern agrarian English commons. Many...
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Radical History Review (1 October 2010) 2010 (108): 49–72.
Published: 01 October 2010
...David Correia This essay traces the struggle for the commons on New Mexico's Las Vegas Land Grant, a community property claim in New Mexico. Following the U.S.–Mexican War, waves of enclosures undermined communal property relations throughout the region. The Las Vegas grant was particularly...
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Radical History Review (1 October 2010) 2010 (108): 91–116.
Published: 01 October 2010
...David A. Johnson Built between 1911 and 1931 to serve as the new capital of Britain's Indian empire, New Delhi symbolically represented a modern colonial vision for British rule in India. This article examines the enclosure of lands and the removal of Indian communities for the building of New...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2011) 2011 (109): 36–61.
Published: 01 January 2011
...Dara Orenstein How do places of enclosure facilitate processes of enclosure? The case of free trade zones—or, rather, foreign-trade zones—suggests one means. Thanks to megawatt duos such as Walmart and Kathie Lee Gifford, free trade zones rank among the most archetypal spaces of neoliberalism. At...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2018) 2018 (130): 157–184.
Published: 01 January 2018
... attempts to understand the specificity of Japanese modernity operated from an ahistorical conception of social relations in the countryside that neglected the vast transformations these sites underwent through processes of enclosure and dispossession that the state enacted after 1868. Yaeyama, an island...
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Radical History Review (1 October 2010) 2010 (108): 29–48.
Published: 01 October 2010
... limitations in the colonial context. Contradictorily, as subaltern as white Australian commoners were, the very effectiveness of their commoning activities contributed to the dispossession of indigenous commoners. The article argues for a more nuanced understanding of commons and enclosure in their...
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Radical History Review (1 October 2010) 2010 (108): 1–10.
Published: 01 October 2010
... initially as one about fences and walls. The editors began instead with a broader objective: to assemble examples of current scholarship that would revisit, historicize, and critique conven- tional understandings of the historical process of enclosure, the classic formulation in Marxist...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2011) 2011 (109): 1–11.
Published: 01 January 2011
..., either literally or figuratively, for the exclusive use of property owners, states, and corporate entities. RHR 108 focused on the enclosures of physical commons: the open range in the U.S. South, for example, as well as spaces in colonial New Delhi, Durban, South Africa, and the iconic fencing...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2015) 2015 (121): 71–90.
Published: 01 January 2015
... monks and particularly nuns living inside these enclosures. The discomfort was not in what they might see, since the walls of their enclosures handled that already. Rather it was in what they might have to hear. The boundary had always been about the senses, but now the main sensory value shifted...
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Radical History Review (1 May 1991) 1991 (50): 143–180.
Published: 01 May 1991
..., entitled ”New Enclosures.” That issue links the dispossessions that began in late four- teenthcentury England with ongoing struggles such as those conducted by squatters on New York‘s Lower East Side, Palestinians in the West Bank and Gaza, and Africans contesting agrarian policies dictated by the...