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Social Text (1 March 2011) 29 (1 (106)): 71–101.
Published: 01 March 2011
...James Delbourgo This essay explores the interpenetration of the botanical and the human in Hans Sloane's engagement with cacao as a species and chocolate as a commodity, in relation to his late seventeenth-century voyage to Jamaica, and subsequent claims that he invented milk chocolate. How, it is...
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Social Text (1 March 2011) 29 (1 (106)): np.
Published: 01 March 2011
... and Global Intelligence, 1770–1820 (Science History Publications) and is completing a book about Hans Sloane’s voy- age to Jamaica and its eighteenth-­century aftermaths. Sarah Franklin is professor of social studies of biomedicine and associate director of the BIOS Centre at the London School...
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Social Text (1 March 2011) 29 (1 (106)): 3–14.
Published: 01 March 2011
... foundations of modern species differentiation. Delbourgo follows Sir Hans Sloane, the early modern British naturalist, on his travels to the slave plantations of Jamaica, where Sloane classifies cacao as a species, and helps to...
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Social Text (1 December 2003) 21 (4 (77)): 51–67.
Published: 01 December 2003
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Social Text (1 December 2001) 19 (4 (69)): 115–143.
Published: 01 December 2001
.... Business leaders such as Frank Abrams of Standard Oil of New Jersey, Alfred P. Sloan of General Motors, and Arthur W. Page of or overall AT&T created the Council for Aid to Education to encourage corporate support for higher education because they...
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Social Text (1 June 2018) 36 (2 (135)): 83–106.
Published: 01 June 2018
...-Sloan Missouri Basin Program, completed in 1962, that submerged most of the timber and agricultural land on the Standing Rock Sioux and Cheyenne Sioux Reservations. The Standing Rock Sioux opposition to the Dakota Access Pipeline that became a global flashpoint in 2016 also responds to this longer...