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Radical History Review (2014) 2014 (118): 3-13.
Published: 01 January 2014
...Aaron Carico; Dara Orenstein © 2014 by MARHO: The Radical Historians' Organization, Inc. 2014 This content is made freely available by the publisher. It may not be redistributed or altered. All rights reserved. introduction Editors’ Introduction The Fictions of Finance Consider...
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Radical History Review (2014) 2014 (118): 42-63.
Published: 01 January 2014
...Alyosha Goldstein The Claims Resolution Act (CRA) of 2010, which brought together and financed a series of historic US civil rights and Native American class-action lawsuit settlements, serves as the lens through which this essay examines debates over accountability, debt, and reconciliation and...
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Radical History Review (2014) 2014 (118): 64-91.
Published: 01 January 2014
...Jordana Rosenberg; Britt Rusert This essay provides a framework for the literary analysis of financialization during the period recently termed “the long 1970s” and contributes to recent historical scholarship on the rise of finance and economic crises by focusing on literary forms of popular...
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Radical History Review (2014) 2014 (118): 93-112.
Published: 01 January 2014
...Leigh Claire La Berge This essay tracks how discourses of abstraction and complexity have been deployed in both academic and popular writing about finance, financialization, and the financial services industry. It begins with the assumption that “abstract” is perhaps the most commonly used...
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Radical History Review (2014) 2014 (118): 159-173.
Published: 01 January 2014
... recent years, Graeber takes analysts to task for not understanding the relationship between private debt and finance — that far from making value out of nothing, finance has been making value out of the income and debt streams of working- and middle-class people. As he traces his own intellectual...
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Radical History Review (2014) 2014 (118): 182-196.
Published: 01 January 2014
...Robert Wosnitzer This article uses the popular film The Artist to interrogate the ways cultural products shape narratives about finance and the new ways subjects are positioned in relation to the global circulation of capital. The article argues that a stubborn view of labor as a site par...
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Radical History Review (2014) 2014 (118): 15-41.
Published: 01 January 2014
...Courtney Fullilove This article analyzes a flour riot in New York City in 1837 as a conflict over capitalist food systems waged in a nascent center of finance during a period of rapid economic and territorial expansion. In the wake of the riot, the burgeoning “penny press” geared toward working...
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Radical History Review (2008) 2008 (102): 73-89.
Published: 01 October 2008
... participation in public scholarship with trends that promote neoliberal models of university finance and governance, which often put the university at odds with the public outside and inside its walls? In the fall of 2005, a group of history and American Studies PhD students at the University of Minnesota...
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Published: 01 May 2019
funded dam in Koto Panjang, Riau, Sumatra, Indonesia. The dam will flood 10 villages, 300 hectares of protection forests and displace 4000 families and at least 30 elephants. The Overseas Economic Cooperation Fund of Japan is financing the project with US $290 million.” Figure 1. “Solidarity for the More
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Radical History Review (2014) 2014 (118): 113-138.
Published: 01 January 2014
..., in a sense, derivative — it derives its value by representing and manipulating real-­world labor and wealth. Finance is a glitzy simulacrum of value that nonetheless disciplines and (dis)orients the economic and social world.2 Financial wizards would counter that their constant lust to...
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Radical History Review (1978) 1978 (18): 117-121.
Published: 01 October 1978
... the middle class of our society. The leaders of industry, commerce and finance in the United States have broken and discarded the fragile, un- written compact previously existing during a past period of growth and progress. For a considerable time, the leaders of business and labor...
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Radical History Review (2016) 2016 (125): 13-34.
Published: 01 May 2016
... economy of the United Center, then it is chilling to imagine the recent history of the rest of the urban sports business. The United Center and “Public-­Private” Stadium Finance at the End of the Twentieth Century United Center boosters liked to point out that Reinsdorf and Wirtz paid to build...
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Radical History Review (1976) 1976 (11): 53-54.
Published: 01 May 1976
... would finance this is not stated.) The plan is opposed by students and faculties committed to heteroge• neity in all colleges, open opportunity, remedial help for all who need it, opportunity for older students (whose entrance and ability to carry a reduced part-time program would be...
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Radical History Review (1984) 1984 (28-30): 472-481.
Published: 01 May 1984
... usually been heard faintly and from afar. Within the history of medicine, however, there has always been another, alternative tradition-one that has used historical analysis to question contemporary assumptions about the organi- zation and financing of medical care and to examine the effects...
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Radical History Review (1993) 1993 (57): 76-81.
Published: 01 October 1993
... arms, pro- ductive capacity, and finance, sufficient to whip the rest of the capitalist world into shape and run it. In place of the earlier gold standard, the U.S. dollar was enshrined by the Bretton Woods Agreement as the leading international currency, underpinned by Washington’s...
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Radical History Review (2014) 2014 (118): 204-205.
Published: 01 January 2014
... alongside the beliefs, values, and rituals that constitute financial cultures. He is a founding member, with Arjun Appa- durai, of the Cultures of Finance Working Group at NYU’s Institute for Public Knowledge. Before joining NYU, Wosnitzer traded and placed debt instruments with institutional clients...
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Radical History Review (1990) 1990 (46-47): 331-345.
Published: 01 May 1990
... films and did so only with the help of foreign grants and television finance. For many years he was the only South African filmmaker attempt- ing films which dealt with social issues. All three of his feature films, Boesman and Lena (1973), The Guest (1978), and Marigolds in August (1980...
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Radical History Review (1980) 1980 (24): 161-176.
Published: 01 October 1980
... bourgeois democracy and fascism . The state, insofar as it appeared at all, was conceived as a mere instrument of a narrowly defined ruling class, for instance ”Wall Street” or ”finance capital However, if the state was a repressive tool to be used in whatever fashion this class saw fit...
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Radical History Review (2010) 2010 (108): 73-90.
Published: 01 October 2010
... monopoly on the brewing and sale of sorghum beer. This “Durban System” received praise as an innovative method of self-­financing municipal “native control.” Needless to say, the racial frame would not admit a broadened cultural politics of scientific social welfare to imagine transforming the lives...
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Radical History Review (1996) 1996 (66): 238-243.
Published: 01 October 1996
... apparently offer to make about thirty-five changes in the exhibit. But only if the ACS came up with another $400,000 to finance the revisionism. The society balked; instead its board chair Joan E. Shields issued a warning to other would-be Smithsonian sponsors that they might not get their...