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Radical History Review (2022) 2022 (142): 37–56.
Published: 01 January 2022
... risk—both the global risk of nuclear war and the domestic risk of sexual promiscuity. Copyright © 2022 by MARHO: The Radical Historians’ Organization, Inc. 2022 Pacific atomic white femininity bikini synthetic To begin understanding how gendered representations of tropical islands...
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Radical History Review (1995) 1995 (63): 111–139.
Published: 01 October 1995
... this worked, in the second part of this paper we explore four areas-the social sciences, the International Geophysical Year (IGY), research in synthetic rubber, and science education. As will become clear, the application of general policy to particular decisions was by no means a straightforward...
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Radical History Review (1987) 1987 (38): 72–78.
Published: 01 May 1987
... or with others, the individual ”propaganda” image, an image complicitous with and complacent toward the subject, an ideal and synthetic self. To the second category belong the “victim” bodies of photo- graphy: naked women exhibited to the male gaze, suspects and convicts docketed by the police...
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Radical History Review (1999) 1999 (74): 31–64.
Published: 01 May 1999
... propelled such a proliferation of environmental localisms in this period was precisely a newer translo- cal, even ”global” perspective that Carson’s book epitomized. Already having penetrated into homes and human bodies in many locales, indus- trially produced ”synthetic” chemicals had dispersed...
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Radical History Review (1994) 1994 (60): 236–238.
Published: 01 October 1994
... cities. She ends with a relatively brief discussion of today's urban poor, who alone seem to have reached a dead end on the road to something better. As in her earlier synthetic work on the history of black women, Jones's strength is in illuminating the everyday struggles of ordinary people...
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Radical History Review (2001) 2001 (79): 169–172.
Published: 01 January 2001
... piecemeal presentation of the FBI’s efforts to monitor the writings, politics, and, at times, private lives of a dozen American sociologists, but the analysis surrounding these dozen cases falls short of a synthetic sociology of the Cold War’s impact on American...
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Radical History Review (1992) 1992 (53): 105–114.
Published: 01 May 1992
..., signalled by the appearance of three major synthetic texts that draw heavily upon the scholarship of the past two decades. Contrary to the political hopes of earlier years, however, each of these histories, though accomplished and thoughtful in its own way, is very different in approach, method...
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Radical History Review (1994) 1994 (59): 136–141.
Published: 01 May 1994
... of history; synthetic surveys of nine peoples of Asia, Europe, Africa, and the Americas that made the leap into civilization; and the origins of capitalism in the West and European domination over the rest of the globe. The time range is from the agricultural revolution in the Near East to the start...
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Radical History Review (1990) 1990 (46-47): 420–424.
Published: 01 May 1990
...); and finally, a synthetic discipline which, "arises from a rich diversity of academic paradigms"(45). Bringing together "cultural studies" with this concept from the philosophy of science/mial science is cavalier and cuts poorlyboth ways: we neither learn what cultural studies is, nor do we gain any...
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Radical History Review (2010) 2010 (106): 193–197.
Published: 01 January 2010
... of identity politics in favor of what he calls “transversal concatenations, . . . lines of flight, ruptures, which continuously elude the systems of points” (205). His central example is the Vienna Volxtheater group, which practiced a synthetic form of political action and street theater, like...
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Radical History Review (2001) 2001 (80): 120–134.
Published: 01 May 2001
... hysterectomy. Her cervical cancer and surgery resulted from her mother having been prescribed the synthetic estrogen diethylstilbestrol, DES, while pregnant. DES was prescribed to millions of women to prevent miscarriages, even after it was found to be ineffective...
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Radical History Review (1994) 1994 (58): 206–212.
Published: 01 January 1994
... of the New Left are mostly grouped together in broad synthetic pieces, there are separate articles on the growth of radical scholarship in the various disciplines that are extremely informative. In the end, the Encyclopedia of the American Left is based to a con- siderable extent on the rich...
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Radical History Review (2022) 2022 (142): 1–18.
Published: 01 January 2022
... arrives at the question of visual archives via swimsuit advertisements and synthetic fabrics, showing how figures such as the white, female “bikini blonde” functioned as hypervisual iterations of “atomic culture.” The radical swimwear’s “exotic geographic referent,” the Bikini Atoll, worked to subtly...
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Radical History Review (2022) 2022 (142): 93–109.
Published: 01 January 2022
... . Roberts John . Photography and Its Violations . New York : Columbia University Press , 2014 . Rubin Eli . Synthetic Socialism: Plastics and Dictatorship in the German Democratic Republic . Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press , 2008 . Schiermeyer Regine . Greif...
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Radical History Review (2000) 2000 (77): 135–141.
Published: 01 May 2000
... labor movements shaped one another, and “the way in which their conflict and connection both expanded and limited the labor question” (1). Cooper’s sweeping, synthetic argument does not lend itself to a brief summary, but it merits careful attention from both general and specialist...
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Radical History Review (2013) 2013 (117): 131–138.
Published: 01 October 2013
... thinking. One possibility would start by defining a problem for each unit of study. These units of study would still cover the breadth of the survey, but each unit would pose a problem or set of problems, guide students through a series of read- ings — some synthetic and context setting, others...
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Radical History Review (1995) 1995 (61): 175–183.
Published: 01 January 1995
... nineteenth century, "synthetic honor codes" includ- ing the duel emerged among the bourgeoisie: "they reflected the bourgeois preoccupation with moral discipline, inner values, and THIS SEX WHICH SEEMS TO HAVE WON/181 with the control of reproduction and sex. But these codes...
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Radical History Review (1988) 1988 (42): 65–86.
Published: 01 October 1988
... was just beginning. We needed a generation of monographs before anybody could do the synthetic work that I had in mind. I realized it was hopelessly grandiose. So I gave it up when the Robesun offer came through. What I wanted to do was publish the material I had gathered over three or four years...
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Radical History Review (1986) 1986 (35): 89–111.
Published: 01 May 1986
... from the problems of those people on whom you are drawing. And you might find that those people were looking for the same thing after all. Certainly that article is very synthetic. I covered such a large ground in fifty pages, but I tried to be synthetic and analytical on some specific...
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Radical History Review (2013) 2013 (115): 195–202.
Published: 01 January 2013
... of their subject, and the former terrae incognitae of the nineteenth and mid-­twentieth centuries have already attracted enough tal- ented explorers to allow for a synthetic history to map out the bigger picture of post­ revolutionary development. ...