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Radical History Review (2019) 2019 (133): 11–30.
Published: 01 January 2019
... of the scarcity in the occupied country. Counter to this conventional account, I show how sexual transactions between Korean women and American GIs served as a crucial medium in the circulation process. I conceptualize army supplies as a quasi currency whose exchange value was realized on the black market through...
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Radical History Review (2019) 2019 (133): 1–10.
Published: 01 January 2019
... functioned as a “quasi currency” that was neither a commodity nor a money currency, whose fluctuating value Koreans had to negotiate in each transaction, from the bedroom to the black market and back to the bedroom. Indeed, US soldiers profited as consumers of sex work, which kept the flow of PX goods moving...
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Radical History Review (1980) 1979-80 (22): 129–139.
Published: 01 January 1980
... was the ultimate medium of exchange, even if currency was in short supply. Commodi- ty relations can be carried on when there is a a shortage of currency for circulation, but these relations may be distorted in the process.26 Merrill's insistence upon the sharp if not absolute distinction be- tween...
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Radical History Review (1975) 1975 (9-10): 5–27.
Published: 01 October 1975
... its hegemony over the other sectors of high• land provincial society. The expansion of the hacienda-based elite took place at the expense not only of rural village society and the small farmer, but also at the expense of the local town and quasi-urban centers, whose populations were...
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Radical History Review (1980) 1979-80 (22): 141–146.
Published: 01 January 1980
...Michael Merrill 1979 So What’s Wrong with the ”Household Mode of Production”? Michael Merrill WHY I AM A MARXIST-SCHMARXIST Bam! Stubbornly nondialectical! Sock! Quasi-marxist ! Pow! Romantic! Biff! All...
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Radical History Review (2023) 2023 (147): 55–76.
Published: 01 October 2023
... original enclosure as a gift, transforming it into a commodity and medium of exchange for other goods—what Jeong Min Kim calls a quasi- currency. 40 Regarding the activities of the US Medical Corps in Vietnam, Thuy Linh Tu has argued that “whether any of these [Vietnamese] subjects consented...
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Radical History Review (2003) 2003 (85): 171–181.
Published: 01 January 2003
...’ Organization, Inc. 171 16-Singh.cs 11/19/02 4:03 PM Page 172 172 Radical History Review ished. More worrying still, within this space of insecurity and ambiguity, a heretofore partially paralyzed, quasi-legitimate U.S. administration...
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Radical History Review (2003) 2003 (85): 133–149.
Published: 01 January 2003
... the Alge- rian, an Algerian perspective on the war. Yet the Algerian attitude toward the war as la gangrène was already being overtaken by events in Algeria at the time Stora pub- lished his book, namely, the quasi–civil war that has raged there during the last...
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Radical History Review (2014) 2014 (118): 113–138.
Published: 01 January 2014
... 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 also names...
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Radical History Review (2004) 2004 (89): 191–198.
Published: 01 May 2004
... and was translated into English in the early 1950s. The impact of Mañach’s biography can be measured by the subtitle’s currency in Cuban writing on Martí. In an almost RHR_89_13Hassan.qxd 5/10/04 11:36 AM Page 193 Hassan | Figuration...
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Radical History Review (2016) 2016 (125): 187–198.
Published: 01 May 2016
... between those of us in the present to the past, not just the facts of what happened but how we understand what happened and why.4 A broader lesson in this for them is that sports have long had currency and that this has taken place in all types of political and economic systems, whether...
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Radical History Review (2004) 2004 (90): 31–61.
Published: 01 October 2004
... identification here no longer constitutes a militant stand, but an act of quasi-Christian surrender: “I accept both the determination of my biology . . . mea- sured by the compass of suffering . . . miraculously lying in the despair of my arms the body of my...
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Radical History Review (2002) 2002 (83): 44–72.
Published: 01 May 2002
... 1948 and 1952, a development indicated by the firm establishment of the new currency, the recovery of industrial production and the gross domestic product beyond the 1936 level, and four successive years of increase for the capital stock of industry.7...
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Radical History Review (2011) 2011 (109): 36–61.
Published: 01 January 2011
.... As a result, the syn- tax of this particular set of images acquired a quasi- official status: the FTZ became synonymous with the fence and the sign. Captioning varied from one context to the next, however. The Advance tended to phrase its captions in a plain, factual tone, whereas other newspapers...
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Radical History Review (2008) 2008 (101): 59–80.
Published: 01 May 2008
... more clearly the commonalities in the historical situations of Indians and African Americans as “colonial and quasi-colonial peoples,” respectively.44 Gandhian thought sustained Du Bois in his conviction that he did not seek to “supplement the hegemony of the white race with a tyranny...
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Radical History Review (2023) 2023 (146): 32–58.
Published: 01 May 2023
... companionship” for lonely GIs. 78 The influx of US currency to Liberia, both as payment to women for sex and other services and as wages paid to USAFIL-employed Liberians, was so great the Liberian government declared it legal tender in the country in November 1942. 79 Women in Liberia also received...
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Radical History Review (1988) 1988 (42): 7–47.
Published: 01 October 1988
... at it long enough, provides a key to our American historical rhetoric of democratic cohesion and con- tinuity. The collectivity of living citizenry, of that citizenry's par- ticipatory national chroniclers, and the quasi-mystical collectivity of the nation through 200 years are all affirmed...