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Radical History Review (2009) 2009 (105): 139–144.
Published: 01 October 2009
... dimension of social change where the revolution has had its greatest impact on Iranian society, namely, the improvement and transformation of the lives of the poor, especially the rural poor, who were socially excluded before the revolution. Poverty is now substantially lower (poverty rates are very low by...
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Radical History Review (1994) 1994 (58): 80–111.
Published: 01 January 1994
...Joel Wolfe ”Father of the Poor” or ”Mother of the Rich Gehilio Vargas, Industrial Workers, and Constructions of Class, Gender, and Populism in Siio Paulo, 1930-1954 Joel Wolfe Like most of her friends and...
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Radical History Review (1994) 1994 (58): 81–111.
Published: 01 January 1994
...Joel Wolfe ”Father of the Poor” or ”Mother of the Rich Gehilio Vargas, Industrial Workers, and Constructions of Class, Gender, and Populism in Siio Paulo, 1930-1954 Joel Wolfe Like most of her friends and...
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Radical History Review (1994) 1994 (60): 236–238.
Published: 01 October 1994
...Cindy Hahamovitch Copyright © 1994 by MARHO: The Radical Historians' Organization, Inc. 1994 Lost in America: "The Poor" and Middle Class Conscience Cindy Hahamovitch JacquelineJones, The Dispossessed: America's Underclasses from the Civil...
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Radical History Review (1997) 1997 (69): 160–188.
Published: 01 October 1997
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Radical History Review (2006) 2006 (94): 38–58.
Published: 01 January 2006
...Carol Poore 2006 by MARHO: The Radical Historians' Organization, Inc. 2006 Recovering Disability Rights in Weimar Germany Carol Poore Historians writing about disability in twentieth-century Germany, in addition to research about disabled veterans, have devoted the greatest...
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Radical History Review (2010) 2010 (107): 111–126.
Published: 01 May 2010
...Michael Egan This essay examines the widespread mercury poisoning that afflicted Iraq in 1972 as an entry point into a broader discussion of boundaries and nations in global environmental history. After poor harvests, the Iraqi government invested heavily in Green Revolution “wonder wheat,” which...
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Radical History Review (2018) 2018 (131): 159–163.
Published: 01 May 2018
... struggles of Thailand’s most vulnerable of citizens—women, peasants, and the poor—under the weighted shadow of national development and global capitalism, in addition to dominant idealizations of a homogenizing Thai identity. Chronicling Thailand as a postcolonial subject and moving beyond upper-class and...
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Radical History Review (2010) 2010 (108): 117–137.
Published: 01 October 2010
... traditional social order and to ensnare poor Southerners into an exploitive capitalist system. Others have argued that the attack on the range was merely a rationalization of an inefficient land-use system inherited from pre–Civil War society. This article argues that Southerners understood and debated both...
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Radical History Review (2011) 2011 (109): 13–35.
Published: 01 January 2011
...Marco Armiero At the end of nineteenth century, the city of Naples, Italy was hit by a cholera epidemic that affected the fishers' neighborhoods that lined the seaboard with special intensity. As a consequence of the epidemic, the area was transformed from a poor neighborhood inhabited by fishers...
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Radical History Review (2013) 2013 (116): 189–195.
Published: 01 May 2013
... provided poor service at high prices and have created social conflict in communities between those whose do and do not have access to clean water. The films focus heavily on resistance to the water companies, from people illegally tapping into water mains to the 2000 resistance movement in Cochabamba...
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Radical History Review (2009) 2009 (104): 103–125.
Published: 01 May 2009
... migrants streamed into postwar England, they instigated enduring tensions around issues of citizenship, housing, and employment, which irrevocably altered the makeup of the nation in the process. Mostly poor workers from Ireland, the Caribbean and South Asia, these migrants were welcomed bluntly with signs...
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Radical History Review (2020) 2020 (137): 193–198.
Published: 01 May 2020
...Samuel Fury Childs Daly Abstract Nigeria’s police forces are famously ineffective and unpopular. Police agencies carry the dual stigma of having colonial origins and close connections to the military dictatorships that ruled Nigeria in its first forty years of independence. Despite their poor...
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Radical History Review (2021) 2021 (139): 52–74.
Published: 01 January 2021
...Henrique Espada Lima Abstract This article examines postmortem inventories and notarial records from Brazilian slaveholders in southern Brazil in the nineteenth century. By discussing selected cases in detail, it investigates the relationship between “precarious masters” (especially the poor and/or...
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Radical History Review (2016) 2016 (124): 43–54.
Published: 01 January 2016
...Angela Vergara This essay examines urban social movements and state repression in 1960s Chile. Housing became a central political and social demand in Cold War Chile, and poor urban dwellers organized and challenged state authorities and traditional property laws. Through the history of Pampa...
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Radical History Review (2011) 2011 (110): 9–35.
Published: 01 May 2011
... early-modern to modern divide. In China, famine was common but relatively well managed until the modern period, and the late imperial poor, even when living at subsistence levels, appear to have been relatively healthy in nutritional terms. Instead, late imperial Chinese expressed considerable concern...
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Radical History Review (2012) 2012 (113): 212–224.
Published: 01 May 2012
...—in which existing tours have missed opportunities to redefine the legal and the criminal. Rebecca Amato notes how sensationalist crime tours in New York have obscured more challenging legal histories of gentrification and property laws that allow for displacement of poor immigrant neighborhoods...
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Radical History Review (2021) 2021 (140): 9–20.
Published: 01 May 2021
... pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP). Using a range of materials from podcasts to pills, the author introduces students to the globalizing forces that take the bodies of the poor, women, and Black, Latinx, trans, and global South citizens as expendable in the fight against HIV/AIDS. Copyright © 2021 by...
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Radical History Review (1975) 1975 (9-10): 30–43.
Published: 01 October 1975
... former landlords and hired farm hands. But so long as private plots continue to exist, minor means of production are privately owned, and skill serves as a basis for payment, marginal differences persist, and classes cannot be said to have entirely disappeared. To the extent that China's poor...
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Radical History Review (2007) 2007 (98): 119–135.
Published: 01 May 2007
... Folsom album, the 1960s social document that it certainly is, we can nevertheless see the imprint of something older, a sensibility forged in a context where the southern rural poor, white and black, articulated their poverty and marginality through their own distinct form of Protestantism.5 Their...