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Radical History Review (1 January 2001) 2001 (79): 95–98.
Published: 01 January 2001
...? Have you rethought what radical history means as a consequence of the crisis or transition through which we are living? • What do you think are the prospects of radical history? Are there new topics, tasks, perspectives, methods, or sources that excite you...
Radical History Review (1 January 2014) 2014 (118): 159–173.
Published: 01 January 2014
... recent years, Graeber takes analysts to task for not understanding the relationship between private debt and finance — that far from making value out of nothing, finance has been making value out of the income and debt streams of working- and middle-class people. As he traces his own intellectual...
Radical History Review (1 May 2013) 2013 (116): 31–58.
Published: 01 May 2013
... climate, the supply and use of water in the shantytown home, and the ordeal of being gazed at by French neighbors of the bidonvilles because of their muddy appearance or while undergoing the arduous task of fetching water from communal water points. In large part, the article draws from the archives...
Radical History Review (1 May 2012) 2012 (113): 171–186.
Published: 01 May 2012
... professionals and local businesses, opposed the plan on account of the noise and traffic that might accompany it.24 Out of the mix emerged a third voice. The Eastern State Penitentiary Task Force, chaired by Finkel himself, represented a league of concerned neighbors and stakeholders. Several of its...
Radical History Review (1 October 1998) 1998 (72): 213.
Published: 01 October 1998
... Africans who were brought to North America. Yet doing justice to the contributions of Africa in the emer- gence of American (U.S.) culture in introductory and advanced history courses is not necessarily an easy task. The persistence of stereotypes of Africa and the lack of basic knowledge...
Radical History Review (1 October 2016) 2016 (126): 84–95.
Published: 01 October 2016
..., including debates about the 1980 Domestic Violence Prevention Act and the 1984 report of the Task Force on Family Violence,5 portrayed domestic violence as a mat- ter of aberrant abusers rather than an exercise of patriarchal authority or struc- tural socioeconomic inequality. Congressional debates...
Radical History Review (1 January 2005) 2005 (91): 131–132.
Published: 01 January 2005
... Even as Joan W. Scott was advancing gender as an analytic category, Chandra Talpade Mohanty was undertaking another critical task by deconstructing Orientalist discourse within fem- inism.2 More recent scholarship, such as the new imperial history of interactions between metropoles and colonies...
Radical History Review (1 May 1997) 1997 (68): 1–3.
Published: 01 May 1997
... issue took as their task the critical assessment of their own positions within their professional contexts, in addition to the analy- sis of those same professional settings. These papers therefore reveal a number of the ways in which we are all implicated as academics, public historians, or...
Radical History Review (1 May 2015) 2015 (122): 201–210.
Published: 01 May 2015
... Interview on the Danish Gay and Lesbian Archive with Karl Peder Pedersen Peter Edelberg Doing empirical gay and lesbian historical studies can be a daunting task. Gays and lesbians were often criminalized in Europe in the past, and are still today in parts of the world, creating a situation...
Radical History Review (1 January 1994) 1994 (58): 188–195.
Published: 01 January 1994
...) Spanning over a century of U.S. women’s history, Jeanne Boydston’s Home b Work, and Susan Glenn’s Daughters of the Shtetl examine aspects of women’s lives and work that have previously remained hidden. Over a decade ago historians and social scientists looked at the concrete tasks involved in...
Radical History Review (1 January 1991) 1991 (49): 17–22.
Published: 01 January 1991
... is permissible to discuss in the universities, that the intellectual preconditions for the transforma- tion am maturing2 While there are still intellectual tasks remaining, the main task, apparently, in effecting this transformation is "a grand scale organizational transformation" of our...
Radical History Review (1 October 2005) 2005 (93): 307–310.
Published: 01 October 2005
... Violence, Victimization, and Human Rights in Palestine,” as a Peace Scholar at the United States Institute of Peace. She is also a founding member of the Task Force on Middle East Anthropology. Jerry Atkin is a longtime labor and social justice activist. A...
Radical History Review (1 May 2014) 2014 (119): 232–235.
Published: 01 May 2014
... photographs complete a lively, original, and highly readable book. Vinson is not the first to write some of this history and can draw on the trail- blazing research of Robert A. Hill and Robert R. Edgar. However, he is the first to pull it all together, a task long overdue. Based in part on...
Radical History Review (1 May 1984) 1984 (28-30): 152–156.
Published: 01 May 1984
... system. That meant a planning office to reorganize and direct the flow of work, which could not simply be subjected to some continuous flow machinery, after the fashion of the refining of fuel oil or cold cereal. It also meant the systematic study of each particular task along the way, with the...
Radical History Review (1 May 1998) 1998 (71): 217–225.
Published: 01 May 1998
... crisis in modern economics is indeed problematic, in large part because there are so few economists with the requisite intellectual instincts to undertake the task. Even more unfortunate has been the almost complete withdrawal of historians and other social scientists (at least those social...
Radical History Review (1 May 1998) 1998 (71): 3–5.
Published: 01 May 1998
... individuals, sug- gests that we may have to reopen the question of class as part of the task of thinking beyond liberalism. Indeed, the new energy and expanded purview of the labor movement indicates that this is already happening. The ”dependent/independent” distinction may have new and unexpected...
Radical History Review (1 January 1991) 1991 (49): 3–5.
Published: 01 January 1991
... Press will become ouc publisher, and will take Over the task of producing and distributing the journal. This will provide us at the collective with more time and energy to devote to editorial work We will of course retain full editorial control over the content and style of the journal...
Radical History Review (1 October 1994) 1994 (60): 236–238.
Published: 01 October 1994
...). To accomplish this ambitious task Jones divides the period from emancipation to the present into four parts, each focusing on the struggles of poor people to "shift" about in search of better wages, housing, and education. She begins with black and white field work- ers in the post-Civil War...
Radical History Review (1 May 1979) 1979 (20): 66–73.
Published: 01 May 1979
..., McIntosh's primary aim was to examine critically the prevailing view of homosexuality as a condition; in the process she located that view as specific to recent western European history and she outlined its rise. Her thesis challenges historians to two tasks. First we must discard the view of...
Radical History Review (1 October 2017) 2017 (129): 197–198.
Published: 01 October 2017
.... Though a profound critic of the social order, he did not give way to cynicism. And he was never too self-important to skip the necessary tasks.” Which brings me to the present. A few months ago I decided to teach a new “Vietnam and the Cold War” course aimed at first-years and sophomores...