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the minnesota review (2023) 2023 (100): 100–117.
Published: 01 May 2023
...Coco Kanters This article analyzes efforts to institute professionally designed alternative currencies in European cities as acts of creative experimentation. The alternative currency consultants, or “the Money Makers,” experiment profusely with alternative moneys. As such, they have instituted...
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the minnesota review (2012) 2012 (79): 137–156.
Published: 01 November 2012
... development of Chinese higher education, he is also concerned with its obsession with money, which can produce quick returns but long-term disaster. An overemphasis on technology and science, as well as on business and economics, will harm the great legacy of Chinese literature and art. He points out...
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the minnesota review (2024) 2024 (102): 1.
Published: 01 May 2024
...Sarah Gzemski s.gzemski@gmail.com Copyright © 2024 Sarah Gzemski 2024 Money-church on the radio says God loves landlords. Says the love of money is the root of all evil, not the money itself. Unless you love a dollar more than an investment property, you're holy, you've got...
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the minnesota review (2006) 2006 (65-66): 37–48.
Published: 01 November 2006
... that it was missing. Money, passport, credit card, all gone. She climbed the stairs at St. Michel and tottered on the sidewalk, buffeted by people rushing to work in the gray, sooty morning. Stumbling across the street to the quai of the Seine, she leaned against a stone parapet and looked down at brown...
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the minnesota review (2021) 2021 (96): 69–81.
Published: 01 May 2021
... signifiers and monetary terms are products of social relations in process (Seybold and Chihara 2018: 60). Mary McAleer Balkun s The Print Revolution and Paper Money in the same volume arguably falls into their production category, seeing the development of the printing industry in America...
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the minnesota review (2011) 2011 (76): 40–49.
Published: 01 May 2011
... far after they build them. Daddy said they hauled coal from here at Sage County to over there and put on ships and sold it to foreign coun- tries. Joy Ann sent money home for seven straight months after she went back, then she come home pregnant and Cleo was born at Uncle Burton’s house...
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the minnesota review (2008) 2008 (70): 129–132.
Published: 01 May 2008
...…” I dropped my father’s valise and looked up, pasting the phone against my face. The quad was suddenly swarming with undergraduates. They surged out of classroom buildings, krill in colored T-shirts: muscles flexing, breasts bouncing, smiles flashing like newly-minted money...
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the minnesota review (2005) 2005 (63-64): 27–36.
Published: 01 May 2005
... by the newness all around me: German, manly, carnal. But Germany is made up of practical people, and eventually I developed my own kind of pragmatism. I learned to succeed—in school, in money, in love—where and how I could. * * * My parents were the first...
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the minnesota review (2007) 2007 (69): 12.
Published: 01 November 2007
...Karen J. Weyant © 2007 the minnesota review 2007 12 the minnesota review Karen J. Weyant The Union Steward Tries to Quit Smoking Two months without a contract, he is thinking about money when he remembers the taste of cheap cigarettes...
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the minnesota review (2015) 2015 (85): 44–45.
Published: 01 November 2015
... against it. People love to talk about streets, but asphalt’s always a cemetery of skinned tires, so I’m looking to the markets —​ Condom World! —​where I buy gloves and a Snickers and save enough money to buy a fried steak with an egg cracked over it and enough rice...
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the minnesota review (2007) 2007 (69): 169–178.
Published: 01 November 2007
... a Marxist could be so interested in class. But class for Marx is a matter, on the one hand, of the relations of production, rather than wealth or income, and on the other hand, of self-conscious affiliation. The bourgeoisie are different, not because they have more money, but because they own...
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the minnesota review (2016) 2016 (87): 15–16.
Published: 01 November 2016
... and secretive with notes written on golf balls. They say things to get me to have sex with them. Only, I have rules. My sex is reserved strictly for handsome men who have lots of money. Princes, if you will. I have learned patience. This is a tourist town. An ugly tourist town. A fat town...
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the minnesota review (2005) 2005 (63-64): 47–52.
Published: 01 May 2005
..., asking for money like it was a game, pretending that her lack of ambition was identity enough. She isn't like that. She's working. There's a drop of sweat on her forehead. She's holding a tray full of bussed plates and empty glasses. Her voice is friendly. She says she'll be back to take your...
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the minnesota review (2015) 2015 (84): 30–43.
Published: 01 May 2015
... with the industrial approximations of spring rains and country mead- ows. “What a fucking waste of money,” you say. “Didn’t we have coke around here, too?” Mira asks. “Must’ve done it all.” You shrug. “That’s that then.” Finished, Mira puts her arm around you and lays her head on your shoulder...
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the minnesota review (2006) 2006 (67): 123–127.
Published: 01 November 2006
.../abor.htm). 2. See also “The Latest Civil Rights Disaster: Ten Reasons Why Reparations for Slavery Are a Bad Idea for Black People—And Racist Too,” salon.com 30 May 2000. Horowitz put his money where his mouth was, helping raise funds for Proposition 54, the California anti- affirmative action...
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the minnesota review (2009) 2009 (71-72): 211–219.
Published: 01 May 2009
... to change after many decades of stability. When during the 1970s I first entered TIAA- CREF (Teachers Insurance Annuity Association-College Retirement Equities Fund), there were two accounts where I could allocate my money (a sum equal to 10% of my annual salary contributed by my college...
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the minnesota review (2015) 2015 (85): 162–169.
Published: 01 November 2015
... . 1995 . The Society of the Spectacle . Translated by Nicholson-Smith Donald . New York : Zone . Derrida Jacques . 1994 . Counterfeit Money. Translated by Peggy Kamuf. Vol. 1 of Given Time . Chicago : University of Chicago Press . Fisher Mark . 2009 . Capitalist Realism...
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the minnesota review (2020) 2020 (94): 42–44.
Published: 01 May 2020
... they can t make ends meet any other way, and he s thought about it. Asked around. Had a neigh- bor tell him, Listen, Bill [or Rick or Larry or Frank], it s a real soul- crusher at first, but then you get used to it, and you can t beat the money neither. So he goes to tour the guy s place, but soon as he...
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the minnesota review (2009) 2009 (71-72): 191–196.
Published: 01 May 2009
... work. Despite the challenges of pinning down thinking as a full-time activity, given that it is often not tied to money or a product, it is nevertheless one of the central reasons that criticism on academic labor is potentially so meaningful and valuable. The right to practice intellectual...
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the minnesota review (2005) 2005 (63-64): 141–157.
Published: 01 May 2005
... the basic constituents of the the minnesota review crisis, which I think everybody understands but which nobody is willing to do anything about. 'Williams What are the basic constituents of the crisis? Wissoker Nobody makes money on scholarly book publishing. Nobody ever really has, so presses...