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Radical History Review (1 January 2017) 2017 (127): 187–196.
Published: 01 January 2017
... Medicine and funded by the Firestone Tire and Rubber Company. Mitman reveals how Harvard's ethnographic film footage, which constitutes some of the only surviving visual media of early twentieth-century inland Liberians, raises complex questions about film's relationship to national memory and local...
Radical History Review (1 May 2010) 2010 (107): 45–73.
Published: 01 May 2010
... ties between the United States and the Republic of Liberia, cemented in the 1920s when the Firestone Tire and Rubber Company successfully established a major rubber plantation in the country, exemplify this new imperial relationship. Yet the transformation of Liberia into the United States' rubber...
Radical History Review (1 January 1991) 1991 (49): 129–134.
Published: 01 January 1991
... this feminist "chutzpah." What else to call Shulamith Firestone's 1969 invitation to octogenarian Alice Paul to bum her voter registration card in protest at the meaninglessness of political rights? "Sixties radicalism could be impetuous and reactive,' Echols con- cedes, 'but I suspect that...
Radical History Review (1 January 2019) 2019 (133): 131–147.
Published: 01 January 2019
... the European powers divided the continent among themselves. Figure 6. Colonial Africa Figure 6. Colonial Africa I use two local examples to clarify US involvement in both the Congo and colonialism in Africa as whole: the Goodyear and Firestone Tire and Rubber Companies, both of which...
Radical History Review (1 October 1995) 1995 (63): 145–150.
Published: 01 October 1995
... so with the greatest of admiration. Despite feminist critiques of what has passed as objectivity in the West since the seventeenth-cen- tury Scientific Revolution, there have been few feminist utopian thinkers since Shulamith Firestone. Fearing the universalism incor- porated in early...
Radical History Review (1 January 1986) 1986 (34): 117–123.
Published: 01 January 1986
... exercising.” For only $199.95 (shipping and handling included) the aspir- ing CEO can listen to the words of Harvey Firestone as he explains how he ”overcame problems that are still common in business today,” like unions, perhaps, or Third World insurgencies. Or the executive can hear...
Radical History Review (1 January 2017) 2017 (127): 1–12.
Published: 01 January 2017
... Mitman about the background and signifi- cance of The Land beneath Our Feet, a documentary he completed in 2016 with filmmaker Sarita Siegel that explores a 1926 scientific expedition to Liberia under- taken by Harvard University’s Department of Tropical Medicine and funded by the Firestone Tire...
Radical History Review (1 May 1979) 1979 (20): 76–84.
Published: 01 May 1979
... chapter to earlier feminist critiques by Mitchell, de Beauvoir, Firestone, and others. Poster is not anti-feminist, but despite his sympathy with feminism and acknowledgment that today it represents a serious challenge to the maledominated family, there is no attempt to in- tegrate...
Radical History Review (1 October 2003) 2003 (87): 207–225.
Published: 01 October 2003
..., Du Bois witnessed the advent of U.S. economic imperialism in Africa. He advised the Firestone Company that its planned Liberian concession would provide a humane alternative to British, French, and Portuguese colonialism by entrusting educated...
Radical History Review (1 January 1992) 1992 (52): 79–94.
Published: 01 January 1992
... social construction whose purpose or at least conse- quence was to oppress women. "Second Wave" feminists like Kate Millet and Shulamith Firestone, and also historians like Barbara Welter DEBATING THE PRESENT, WRITING THE PAST/87 and William O'Neill, were clearly influenced...
Radical History Review (1 May 1995) 1995 (62): 105–134.
Published: 01 May 1995