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Radical History Review (2011) 2011 (109): 83–99.
Published: 01 January 2011
... manifestation of the enclosing ontology appears in the trope of “energy security,” a term meant to justify the enclosure of third world agricultural spaces for the future development of presumably green-friendly plant alternatives to oil. The essay also explores the activities of the Brazilian Landless Workers...
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Radical History Review (2010) 2010 (107): 25–43.
Published: 01 May 2010
.... Amid the growing concern over global climate change and much finger pointing among environmentalists at the oil industry and global energy producers, the main solution to global warming has been pushed along by some of these same producers and business interests. Carbon trading had its origins...
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Radical History Review (2014) 2014 (120): 94–107.
Published: 01 October 2014
...Martin F. Manalansan, IV Scholars such as Anjali Arondekar, Antoinette Burton, and Ann Cvetkovich have suggested that the archive is a space for dwelling and a quotidian site for erotically charged energies, meanings, and other bodily processes. Following and extending these ideas, this essay seeks...
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Radical History Review (2017) 2017 (127): 13–38.
Published: 01 January 2017
... incorporated this emerging energy system (now called the Boquilla-Francke grid) into two federal irrigation districts, via flows of both electricity and water. Conceptually, this article traces the relationship between material infrastructures of power and state formation in Mexico. Jonathan Hill Jr...
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Radical History Review (2017) 2017 (127): 149–172.
Published: 01 January 2017
... collective scientific energies to be applied to war and environmental destruction, rather than to the public good. In the shadow of the still-blazing light of the atomic bomb, and with increasing concern over chemical and biological weapons as well as an emerging environmental crisis, science needed to take...
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Radical History Review (2023) 2023 (147): 77–102.
Published: 01 October 2023
... task of reinforcing class consciousness. Instead, it aimed to generate and maintain the energy of the infrastructure builders to change the nature of labor in socialist industrial planning. The Chinese cultural works on hydraulic engineering draw attention to the materiality of the laboring bodies...
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Radical History Review (2018) 2018 (131): 199–210.
Published: 01 May 2018
...Sean Jacobs This article focuses on Muhammad Ali’s internationalism, particularly in relation to the African continent. It highlights the tensions and energies that defined Ali’s political engagements outside the United States. The conclusion is that Ali’s actions were at times principled...
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Radical History Review (2019) 2019 (133): 149–162.
Published: 01 January 2019
... Mexico and the United States . Durham, NC : Duke University Press , 2016 . Elizabeth Hoover , The River Is in Us: Fighting Toxics in a Mohawk Community . Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press , 2017 . Dana E. Powell , Landscapes of Power: Politics of Energy...
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Radical History Review (2010) 2010 (107): 209–224.
Published: 01 May 2010
... of energy.7 Edmund Burke III summarizes this periodization in “The Big Story: Human History, Energy Regimes, and the Environment,” one of his con- tributions to Environment and World History. “Central to life on earth is photo- synthesis, the process by which solar energy is captured and stored...
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Radical History Review (1986) 1986 (34): 101–104.
Published: 01 January 1986
... energy? This inattention to detail extends to the bomb casings them- selves. The observer is never told if the displayed objects called ”Fat Man” and ”Little Boy” are unused casings or reproductions, or if these objects are the original size, weight and color. If they have any...
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Radical History Review (1998) 1998 (71): 217–225.
Published: 01 May 1998
... the conservation of energy in physics and the rise of an increasingly formal and abstract neoclassical eco- nomics. Although energy physics seemingly inspired late nine- teenth- and early twentieth-century marginalist theorists in their search for natural mechanisms by which to understand the complex...
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Radical History Review (1998) 1998 (72): 6–11.
Published: 01 October 1998
... dissertation, and serv- ing as an active mentor to many of my students. Although my adjunct positions have been fairly unusual in the substantial amount of support I received from my departments, my difficulties in finding the time, the energy, and the encouragement to mentor were...
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Radical History Review (2013) 2013 (117): 33–48.
Published: 01 October 2013
... a new division of labor, on the level of the manufacturing process it separates the source of energy from the source of information. As Gilbert Simondon notes, “The industrial modal- ity appears when the source of information and the source of energy separate, namely when the Human Being...
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Radical History Review (2011) 2011 (109): 1–11.
Published: 01 January 2011
... throughout the United States over eminent domain abuse in the early twenty- ­fi r s t c e n t u r y. Finally, in the last essay in this section, Robert P. Marzec examines the con- temporary phenomenon of “energy security,” which he characterizes as a decidedly neoliberal phase (or, as he argues...
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Radical History Review (1984) 1984 (28-30): 417–421.
Published: 01 May 1984
... everyone, he suggests, was an “expec- tant small capitalist.” Hence, virtually all of the popular energy of the era went into transforming government so it would be more responsive to the people. This was a very real accomplishment, and Countryman is right in arguing that it should not be under...
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Radical History Review (1998) 1998 (72): 207–211.
Published: 01 October 1998
...- gists are still trying to clear away the cloud of lies, denials, and double- think with which the Atomic Energy Commissionand other government agencies clouded public understanding of the medical consequences of nuclear testing. Thanks in part to the “openness initiative” of former Energy...
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Radical History Review (2010) 2010 (107): 7–24.
Published: 01 May 2010
... and artificial fertilizers — in their food and even on their lawns. It is the philosophy that helps explain why Americans are flock- ing to Wal-Mart and Home Depot for compact-fluorescent light bulbs, driving who knows how many miles in the name of energy efficiency. A world of number one and number two...
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Radical History Review (2014) 2014 (119): 213–215.
Published: 01 May 2014
..., and crossing each other from a million different centers of energy and daring, those ripples build a current which can sweep down the mightiest walls of oppression and resistance.” In the documentary RFK in the Land of Apartheid: A Ripple of Hope, Larry Shore and Tammy Gold recapture that moment...
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Radical History Review (1998) 1998 (71): 234–236.
Published: 01 May 1998
... of California, San Diego. Some years ago he briefly served as a Staff Economist with the Office of Integrative Analysis in the Energy Information Administration of the U.S. Department of Energy in Washington, D.C. Mansour Bonakdarian is visiting assistant professor of history at Arizona State...
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Radical History Review (1995) 1995 (63): 167–170.
Published: 01 October 1995
... will pay particular attention to the symbols, images, lan- guage, and representational strategies used to depict nuclear arms, nuclear energy, and nuclear war, and will attempt to ascertain and make sense of popular attitudes about living in the nuclear age. The “texts” for the course...