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Radical History Review (1 October 2018) 2018 (132): 173–179.
Published: 01 October 2018
... the precarious and disposable conditions of Chinese migrant construction workers. Meanwhile, within these enclosed and highly regulated spaces, the management also periodically uses outdoor film screenings to increase the morale of the workers as well as to prevent them from discussing their working...
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Radical History Review (1 October 2018) 2018 (132): 144–171.
Published: 01 October 2018
... York precarious labor respectability masculinity When Harlem-based performer and artists’ model Maurice Hunter selected a photograph that would accompany his entry in editions of Who’s Who in Colored America from the late 1920s to the mid-1940s, he chose a seated portrait of himself wearing a...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2014) 2014 (118): 113–138.
Published: 01 January 2014
... rhetoric of “creative capitalism,” “creative cities,” and the “creative economy,” as well as the stark realities of precariousness and self-exploitation that animate labor today. Not only is the derivative the emblematic technology of a financial system based on the quasi-scientific management of risk, it...
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Radical History Review (1 May 2018) 2018 (131): 146–149.
Published: 01 May 2018
...Mingwei Huang The story of Chinese capital and migration in South Africa is one of contradictions — of state-driven capital flows and South-South diplomacy, and of Chinese entrepreneurial migrants and their reliance on precarious African migrant labor. Toward illustrating the contradictory facets...
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Radical History Review (1 October 2015) 2015 (123): 60–86.
Published: 01 October 2015
... humanitarian, and facilitate engagements with occupied civilian women—the article argues that the affective labor of women soldiers and marines was strategically instrumentalized for population-centric counterinsurgency warfare. In addition to the gendered labor women perform as counterinsurgents, the article...
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Radical History Review (1 May 1989) 1989 (44): 167–174.
Published: 01 May 1989
...Ronald Schultz Copyright © April 1989 by MARHO: The Radical Historians' Organization, Inc. 1989 Pirates and Proletarians: Authority, Labor, and Capital Accumulation in the First British Empire Ronald Schultz...
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Radical History Review (1 January 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 (1 October 2015) 2015 (123): 87–114.
Published: 01 October 2015
... United States and the Philippines that MacArthur himself oversaw in the early and middle part of the twentieth century. Going beyond the salacious details of an illicit love affair, this study seeks to illuminate how intimacy made up a type of imperial labor writ small, which served to underpin the...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2016) 2016 (124): 77–89.
Published: 01 January 2016
..., and leftist parties in exchange for landowner political control of the rural areas—unraveled during the Popular Unity government. The precarious negotiations with the central state were even more problematic in Araucanía because the history of conquest and expropriation based the region's land titles...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2016) 2016 (124): 192–202.
Published: 01 January 2016
... Prisioneros desaparecidos in San Francisco, she exclaimed: “This film shows the real horrors of torture. It's the movie about human rights abuse”; but then she refused to promote it because it had been made in Fidel Castro's Cuba. Ahead of his time in denouncing the precarious conditions of women ( Mijita is...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2017) 2017 (127): 39–61.
Published: 01 January 2017
... uniform chemical commodity was equally the product of these factories, showing them to be sites of metrological struggles for control of the labor process. For centuries sugar production had depended on workers' multisensory skills; by claiming that pure sugar was a chemical, industrialists tried to...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2012) 2012 (112): 162–172.
Published: 01 January 2012
... privatization, the development of transnational labor markets, and the incursion of market-based practices in arts funding. In doing so, it breaks with the decade-by-decade historiography of most Latino theater histories and with traditional understandings of identity-based art movements that posit a revolution...
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Radical History Review (1 May 2019) 2019 (134): 29–57.
Published: 01 May 2019
...Andrew Phemister Abstract Named and developed during the Irish Land War, boycotting quickly spread beyond Ireland and became a favored tactic for labor organizers in Britain and the United States. This article traces its emergence and growth, as well as the reaction generated by the novel aspects...
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Radical History Review (1 October 1975) 1975 (9-10): 56–73.
Published: 01 October 1975
..., Virginia, who organized into separate assemblies yet main• tained a precarious political alliance, were different from Saginaw, Michigan, where the local white labor leader joined Frederick Douglass in public celebration of the an• niversary of West Indian slave emancipation. But Richmond was also...
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Radical History Review (1 May 1986) 1986 (35): 7–25.
Published: 01 May 1986
... Sanitary Condition ofthe Laboring PopuZafionof Nau York, former city health inspector John H. Griscom published his observationson the health of New York City’s working poor. He sketched a bleak scene. Forced into crowded, tinderbox tenements that lacked adequate light or ventilation, and...
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Radical History Review (1 May 2013) 2013 (116): 197–198.
Published: 01 May 2013
... contribution of women, laboring or otherwise. His autobiography, Interesting Times: A Twentieth-­Century Life (2002) reflects on the twentieth century and the rocky ups and downs of left politics, while Globalisation, Democracy, and Terrorism (2007), looks at the precarious reality of the new...
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Radical History Review (1 May 1989) 1989 (44): 152–158.
Published: 01 May 1989
... labor, Christine Stansell’s book, City of Women, is the first study which analyzes the impact of this process on women. Stan- sell argues clearly and persuasively that the growing uncertainty of male employment eroded older patterns of male authority in the household, diminished family resources...
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Radical History Review (1 May 1998) 1998 (71): 84–90.
Published: 01 May 1998
... and more peo- ple arrive in towns and cities without any means of support. What was once called urbanization without industrialization has turned into the feminization of poverty, with the condition of women and children becoming more and more precarious. Considering patriarchy as the...
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Radical History Review (1 May 1977) 1977 (14-15): 138–159.
Published: 01 May 1977
...' relationship to the Nazi state and society. His earliest articles were concerned with a group of issues to which he has repeatedly returned: the in• fluence of the working class on Nazi policy, Nazi social policy, the nature of the Nazi Labor Front and finally, the domestic origins of World War II.2...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2008) 2008 (100): 38–59.
Published: 01 January 2008
... exploitation with relations of domination. Oppressed sex/gender and sexual minorities such as women, trans people, gays, and lesbians have always been overrepresented within low-wage, part-time, nonunionized, and precarious sectors of the labor market.28 The naturalization of these gender...