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Radical History Review (1 January 2018) 2018 (130): 1–7.
Published: 01 January 2018
... historian, through the example of premodern Africa. In “Depoliticizing Archaeology for Constructing Pasts and Presents: Cultural Heritage, War, and the West,” Eleftheria Pappa problematizes recent archaeologi- cal practices through a discussion of their entanglement with war, neocolonialism, and...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2018) 2018 (130): 45–61.
Published: 01 January 2018
... chronologies. Regardless of whether one looks at Haussmannian Paris and the French colonies in North Africa or nineteenth- century Istanbul and Ottoman North Africa, it is possible to observe an increasing tendency to conceive of space as Salgırlı | Radicalizing Premodern...
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Radical History Review (1 May 2013) 2013 (116): 105–129.
Published: 01 May 2013
... good river was one that was utilized for human benefit. Its virtue was enhanced if it could be engineered to direct water where there was naturally little, an idea reminiscent of Roman interventions in northern Africa.80 The improved river could therefore improve semiarid landscapes through...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2018) 2018 (130): 185–198.
Published: 01 January 2018
... scholarship, and the potential to inspire collaborative relationships with African peers. Copyright © 2018 by MARHO: The Radical Historians’ Organization, Inc. 2018 language history power geometry mentoring primary sources premodern Africa TEACHING RADICAL HISTORY Language, Space, and the...
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Radical History Review (1 May 2011) 2011 (110): 9–35.
Published: 01 May 2011
... the political disposition of the debates’ participants. Thus, in British East Africa, critics of colonialism attributed malnutri- tion to poverty and British economic policy in the region, while defenders of colo- nial policy, armed with the new science of biomedical nutrition, pointed instead to...
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Radical History Review (1 May 2019) 2019 (134): 1–24.
Published: 01 May 2019
... stretches back centuries, and includes campaigns against transatlantic slavery, nineteenth-century working-class activism, and myriad interwar anticolonial projects. The movement against apartheid in South Africa is only the best known of its many recent antecedents. Boycott sometimes appears as an isolated...
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Radical History Review (1 May 2006) 2006 (95): 108–114.
Published: 01 May 2006
... British public had been presented with saturation coverage of the G8 summit, Live8, and African issues in general. An unprecedented publicity campaign focusing on Africa had been unleashed. Newspapers and tele- vision screens were full of African news, events, documentaries, films, and music. The...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2009) 2009 (103): 117–130.
Published: 01 January 2009
... July 6, 2007, at the new Bolivarian University in Caracas, Chucho García opened the exhibit Africa: Perspectives of Ethnic Fragmentation with these words: “Every- thing with respect to Afro-Venezuelan-ness is in the process of construction and reconstruction.”41 Large portraits of Afro-Venezuelan...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2005) 2005 (91): 1–5.
Published: 01 January 2005
... exploitation of emerging markets in Africa, Asia, and Latin America, and capitalist and professional- managerial class formation on a global scale. It is no accident that world history is supplementing and even replacing Western civilization courses in certain prep schools, universities, and...
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Radical History Review (1 May 2010) 2010 (107): 45–73.
Published: 01 May 2010
... Africa; instead, they are doctors, entomologists, bota- nists, and cinematographers collecting curious materials, asking strange questions, and, of course, endlessly filming and photographing. The acknowledged subjective presence of the photographer, captured in the villagers’ returning glances, sug...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2015) 2015 (121): 1–7.
Published: 01 January 2015
... Gunner, Dina Ligaga, and Dumisani Mo, eds., Radio in Africa: Publics, Cultures, Communities (Woodbridge, UK: James Currey, 2012); Bridget Griffen-Foley,­ Changing Stations: The Story of Australian Commercial Radio (Sydney: University of New South Wales Press, 2009); Christina Dunbar...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2017) 2017 (127): 63–85.
Published: 01 January 2017
... . Berkeley : University of California Press . Crane Johanna Tayloe . 2013 . Scrambling for Africa: Aids, Expertise, and the Rise of American Global Health Science . Ithaca, NY : Cornell University Press . Dilger Hansjörg Kane Abdoulaye Langwick Stacey A. , eds. 2012...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2018) 2018 (130): 62–99.
Published: 01 January 2018
...- betweens.13 Initially identified as critically important to the creation of and mediation between early modern societies in the American bor- derlands and Atlantic world, cultural brokers have since been highlighted in the Mediterranean, the Indian Ocean, Central Asia, and coastal Africa. Within...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2017) 2017 (127): 1–12.
Published: 01 January 2017
... and continuity and thus reify certain aspects of the colonial gestalt. Invocations of African “tradition,” they argue, obscure more than they clarify. They tend to collapse rather than reflect local and regional complexities across Africa in the twentieth and twenty-­first centuries. But as...
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Radical History Review (1 May 2010) 2010 (107): 209–224.
Published: 01 May 2010
... and spread of agriculture, which released controls on the densities and growth rates of gatherer-hunters, and it mostly took place in Europe, mainland Asia, and North Africa.” A second cycle began in the tenth century, bringing world population to about 360 million in 1300. A third cycle began...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2003) 2003 (85): 82–93.
Published: 01 January 2003
... of origin? Or how many go back and forth between two homes, let’s say New York and the Dominican Republic? How many American citizens see Africa or Ireland, Israel or Palestine, each in very different ways, as their homeland, as a place to which they feel a...
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Radical History Review (1 October 1978) 1978 (18): 173–190.
Published: 01 October 1978
..., "Feudalism and Capitalism in Latin America," New Left Review, 67(May- June 19711, 19-78. William Lazonick, 'The Subjection of Labor to Capital: The Rise of the Capitalist System," Review of Radical Political Economy, 10(Spring 1978), 1-31. Martin Legassick, "South Africa: Capital...
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Radical History Review (1 January 2018) 2018 (130): 100–130.
Published: 01 January 2018
..., America, Europe, and northern Africa were physically articulated through a complex web of cities, towns, and ports. This intricate matrix of urban spaces was culturally and politi- cally integrated by a rich ceremonial life that shared a common ritual grammar that borrowed from and traveled across...
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Radical History Review (1 May 2006) 2006 (95): 21–44.
Published: 01 May 2006
... name de Sade, while during the scramble for Africa it was Oscar Wilde who saw a chance to disorientalize same-sex attrac- tion. As the Marquis de Sade himself put it: “If we discover a hemisphere, we will find sodomy there. Cook sailed into a new world: there it was king. If our balloons floated...