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Radical History Review (2007) 2007 (99): 121–139.
Published: 01 October 2007
...Edward E. Andrews FORUM: CONVERTED SPACES “Creatures of Mimic and Imitation”: The Liberty Tree, Black Elections, and the Politicization of African Ceremonial Space in Revolutionary Newport, Rhode Island Edward E. Andrews We of this age can hardly comprehend the significance...
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Radical History Review (1994) 1994 (58): 152–156.
Published: 01 January 1994
... is not to mean it’s bad, because many of the important advances in rights and liberties mme through this tradition. At the same time, if in fact society is structured like a money tree-if we are asking for the right of every individual, of every sex, every color, every ethnic origin, to climb...
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Radical History Review (1994) 1994 (58): 153–156.
Published: 01 January 1994
... is not to mean it’s bad, because many of the important advances in rights and liberties mme through this tradition. At the same time, if in fact society is structured like a money tree-if we are asking for the right of every individual, of every sex, every color, every ethnic origin, to climb...
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Radical History Review (2010) 2010 (107): 178–184.
Published: 01 May 2010
... examples from my own experience. One: It is August 2009 and I am writing this essay. As I glance out of the window of my study in north London, I can see the leaves of a sycamore tree, Acer pseudoplatanus, shin- ing in the late afternoon sun. Beyond the chatter of human voices I can hear the dis...
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Radical History Review (2010) 2010 (106): 47–69.
Published: 01 January 2010
..., and locale emanated the frustration of displacement; the cactus, soil, and trees morphed into living, breathing beings that represented the parent from whom the Palestinians had been wrenched. That the people of a nation are represented as peasants serves to erase class distinctions, homogenize...
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Radical History Review (1983) 1983 (27): 121–140.
Published: 01 January 1983
.... First of all, it was an extractive economy: production was organized around the exploitation ofwild, not cultivated, rubber trees.' Moreover, unlike most other extractive sectors - for example, copper mining, or, an even more analogous case, guano - rubber production did not lend itself...
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Radical History Review (1992) 1992 (52): 138–143.
Published: 01 January 1992
... Americans." And the Salkinds are adamant "We don't get into politics. This is an 'up' film." So, we'll save our earn-big-money t-shirt for Professor Lanze then, on the hunch that she will remain the last solvent player. WHOSE THAT UNDER THE LIBERTY TREE? When, in 1976, Alan Dawley published...
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Radical History Review (2013) 2013 (115): 169–183.
Published: 01 January 2013
..., such as Bounda pa Bounda, who enacts a Vodou vision given to him by a spirit sitting high in a tree. For many of the participants, the carnival isn’t just the highlight of their year, it’s also the source of their social status. Jacmel’s carnival is intense, but also so cheap. While Hollywood...
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Radical History Review (1990) 1990 (48): 134–141.
Published: 01 October 1990
... REVOLUTION BICENTENNIAL,/ 137 trees The Bicentennial Commission sent them liberty hes-1in- dens (during the Revolution, it was usually oaks). There was also quite a bit of planting during 1848, under the Second Republic. These activities have been left to the discretion of the local authorities...
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Radical History Review (2009) 2009 (105): 79–91.
Published: 01 October 2009
...] calls for four people to stand beside four trees in a wide-open square of grass. The fifth one stands in the center, and at a signal we run, trying to switch trees without the middle person getting there before us. The pattern is circular and endless. After each run, someone is always left...
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Radical History Review (2019) 2019 (133): 163–176.
Published: 01 January 2019
... that, before the establishment of the State of Israel, there were no trees. In the words of one settler’s daughter: “The weeds were taller than a human being. No roads, no electricity, no water. Snakes three meters long, five meters long. Scorpions. The only trees that were here were wild fig trees...
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Radical History Review (1984) 1984 (28-30): 347–366.
Published: 01 May 1984
... to forget who they are. Local endogamy prevails, and any adult Ponapean could quickly name a kin tie to any other Ponapean. Most people live and die within a very short distance of where they were born. And every tree and planting, every house platform, every sign of human passage...
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Radical History Review (1982) 1982 (26): 13–34.
Published: 01 October 1982
... to be damned") with vandalism for its decision to pull down one of London's most beautiful gardens, also to make room for a building.' Such occasional references continued into the twentieth century, appearing when the London City Council began hacking down trees on Hampstead Heath to allow the sun...
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Radical History Review (2019) 2019 (135): 171–180.
Published: 01 October 2019
... of the environment. Arthur Bradford talked about his role in using tree sitting to protect a stand of sequoia trees in a residential community in Portland. International Affairs professor Elizabeth Bennett recounted her own tree-sitting effort to prevent the cutting down of large trees in her neighborhood...
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Radical History Review (2007) 2007 (99): 140–157.
Published: 01 October 2007
... and the two Larsens to build up the station at Umpumulo. Umpumulo: The Mission Station When Oftebro and the Larsens arrived at Umpumulo, it was a bare ridge. At the time there were no trees on the area itself, though there was a vertical drop along one side of the ridge that plummets down into a river...
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Radical History Review (2018) 2018 (132): 47–67.
Published: 01 October 2018
...: “a new territory now reached by rail—the country of the canoe, the camper’s paradise.” The figures are framed by still water while the trees in the background open into new pathways, showing the potentially endless canoe routes. The image invites the viewer to imagine themselves outside of the chaos...
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Radical History Review (2012) 2012 (114): 139–163.
Published: 01 October 2012
... home on a sub- urban oval in 2010 by the Darwin City Council to take the space of hewn African mahogany trees. In 2003 the Council had erected fences to prevent Indigenous peo- ple from sitting on a ledge beneath the mahoganies, before removing the shady trees altogether in a $5 million makeover...
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Radical History Review (1981) 1981 (25): 115–125.
Published: 01 January 1981
... Corps as they prepared for a last, desperate attempt to break through the Russian lines. The leaves on the trees seemed to breathe in the still air, but the whole scene was eerily quiet. Officers resplendent in full battle dress, cavalry platoons, and row upon row of foot...
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Radical History Review (2022) 2022 (144): 173–203.
Published: 01 October 2022
... the assumptions of archaeologists and palaeoecologists about what is worth recognizing, as well as the uneven preservation of some life forms and not others, may erase key relationships (with termites or trees), privilege others (domestic animals or plants), and leave still other relationships (with fish...
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Radical History Review (2017) 2017 (127): 133–148.
Published: 01 January 2017
... about the terrible working conditions of white-­collar workers at Amazon; Uber drivers; and so forth. Data scientists work within a larger ecosystem of expert, semiexpert, and grunt data work. In phylogenetic tree taxonomies there’s a class called uprooted trees. Uprooted trees show...