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Radical History Review (2007) 2007 (99): 267–271.
Published: 01 October 2007
...Alex Lichtenstein David Henry Anthony III, Max Yergan: Race Man, Internationalist, Cold Warrior . New York: New York University Press, 2006. MARHO: The Radical Historians' Organization, Inc. 2007 (RE)VIEWS Up from Redemption: A Biography of Max Yergan Alex Lichtenstein...
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Radical History Review (2022) 2022 (144): 45–75.
Published: 01 October 2022
... of Biafra’s transatlantic palm oil trade. Rather than being mere recipients of abolition, Liberated Africans refashioned abolition. They used forged “freedom papers” to emancipate, repossess, and traffic slaves from Old Calabar society while defending their behavior as “redemption” of slaves. Contrary...
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Radical History Review (1999) 1999 (74): 230–233.
Published: 01 May 1999
... of the civil rights struggle as a community-based effort to construct a democratic and redemptive culture.’ Moreover, by ignoring the intellectual debt of SDS to SNCC (found in all the standard works of the 1960s), Aronowitz seems to exhibit a kind of ”white blind spot.” This leads him to commit both...
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Radical History Review (1990) 1990 (48): 33–62.
Published: 01 October 1990
... in the new republic. As historian Daniel E. Williams points out, it had long been a convention of early New England criminal conversion nar- ratives to regard changes in the language of condemned prisoners as evidence of redemption.30After listening to the Bible read aloud by a minister...
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Radical History Review (2009) 2009 (103): 215–219.
Published: 01 January 2009
... and political ideas. The forced movement across the Atlantic created another history as well, one in which ideas about redemption and exodus into unknown lands became the meaningful imaginary landscape on which lives were lived and through which meanings sought, as black slave labor laid the material...
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Radical History Review (1995) 1995 (62): 232–238.
Published: 01 May 1995
... ”conservativerevolution- ary indictment of modernity” and his “ill-defined longing for a redemptive utopia” (1541, combined with his indifference to the question of normative limits in soaety, invited and facilitated the abuse of his texts for the cause of National Socialism by Heidegger himself and by others...
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Radical History Review (2011) 2011 (109): 172–173.
Published: 01 January 2011
... is an associate professor of anthropology at Queens College and the Gradu- ate Center, City University of New York. His Revolt of the Saints: Memory and Redemption in the Twilight of Brazilian “Racial Democracy,” a study of the making of a UNESCO Historical Center in Salvador, Brazil, is forthcoming. He...
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Radical History Review (1990) 1990 (46-47): 445–446.
Published: 01 May 1990
... philosophical purpose foremost. Old-fashioned atheist that he was, James would never call his purpose "redemptive." But it did redeem, and it keeps on redeeming the wretchedness of the current era with the historian's keen observation of ordinary people urgently seeking a way out of the dilemma...
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Radical History Review (2007) 2007 (99): 242–251.
Published: 01 October 2007
..., collective, and this-worldly redemption. Millenarians await the destruction of the existing social, political, and economic order, which will herald the arrival of a new world. In Latin America, millennial dreams have taken an enormous variety of forms in accordance with the aspirations and specific...
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Radical History Review (2011) 2011 (109): 121–135.
Published: 01 January 2011
... as the mythic site of Brazil’s African soul. It thus appears in nationalist thought as the proper place for defining tradition and locating blackness in “racial democracy,” or the purportedly redemptive claim to Portuguese, African, and Native American hybridity essential to Brazilian modernity...
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Radical History Review (1991) 1991 (51): 4–24.
Published: 01 October 1991
... of the new slogan among Africans. In fact, some of the new recruits saw similarities between the demand for self-determination and the idea of African redemption as it was preached by militant black nationalist theologians. CPSA leader Edwin Mofutsanyana recalled that many Africans joined...
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Radical History Review (2005) 2005 (93): 221–226.
Published: 01 October 2005
... of modern surveil- lance landscapes. The outer void projects an inner landscape of threats and protec- tions, a teeming paranoia of power, victimization, and redemption. Samaras herself recedes into the darkness, often shooting these photographs in disguise...
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Radical History Review (2004) 2004 (89): 92–114.
Published: 01 May 2004
... the singular modern history of attempting to constitute a people in the Americas, and a corresponding redemption of its failures in both North and South America. This is why (and this is the second point), whereas Rizal sees the exhaustion of a his- torical...
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Radical History Review (2003) 2003 (87): 146–156.
Published: 01 October 2003
... of the tradition, in particular what I have called the “redemptive prophetic” stream.20 This stream is comprised of ordinary men and women who operate outside the formal system and episteme of so-called rationality and science, oftentimes engaging in a set...
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Radical History Review (1998) 1998 (70): 106–118.
Published: 01 January 1998
... not ”redeemed she could have been. What the colonists most feared was cultural and religious degradation. The Searchers, in contrast, taking place in post-Civil War Texas, offers no possibility of redemption once sexual control has been lost and blood corrupt- ed. For the protagonist of the film, Ethan...
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Radical History Review (2000) 2000 (78): 203–207.
Published: 01 October 2000
... withhold support for anything smacking of a Corn Law. Contradictions notwithstanding, these apologies for history- whether issued from on high or below-invariably command respectful media attention and thereby invite skeptics to dismiss them as cheap sur- rogates for a truly redemptive foreign...
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Radical History Review (2004) 2004 (89): 243–247.
Published: 01 May 2004
..., Grenada looks even better: only eighteen Americans lost and some seven to eight thousand military medals handed out. Can’t beat those numbers. Which is perhaps why Clint Eastwood chose Grenada to make Heartbreak Ridge (1986), the first of his many redemptive...
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Radical History Review (2016) 2016 (125): 168–178.
Published: 01 May 2016
... are white.19 This was dif- ferent, William C. Rhoden quotes Kenneth Shropshire observing in $40 Million Slaves: The Rise, Fall, and Redemption of the Black Athlete, when there were black football leagues: “Once integration...
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Radical History Review (2007) 2007 (97): 143–154.
Published: 01 January 2007
... and consequences of popular ideas of revenge and retribution in South Africa despite the nationally hegemonic discourse of redemptive reconciliation. Phelps sees truth commissions, and especially the TRC, not as an alterna- tive to justice, but as “a radically new kind of justice” (9). They should...
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Radical History Review (2005) 2005 (91): 183–187.
Published: 01 January 2005
... blocks 1A and 1B. Meanwhile, Bush has called for the razing of Abu Ghraib (now renamed Camp Redemption) and in its place the construction of a modern prison. And he knows just where in Texas to look for blueprints. The Hero of Every Tale The textbook wars continue to rage in Japan...