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Cape Verde, Let's Go: Creole Rappers and Citizenship in Portugal

Derek Pardue

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252039676
eISBN:
9780252097768
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252039676.001.0001
Subject:
Anthropology, European Cultural Anthropology

Musicians rapping in Kriolu—a hybrid of Portuguese and West African languages spoken in Cape Verde—have recently emerged from Lisbon's periphery. They popularize the struggles with identity and ... More


Sexual Affronts and Racial Frontiers: European Identities and the Cultural Politics of Exclusion in Colonial Southeast Asia

Ann Laura Stoler

in Tensions of Empire: Colonial Cultures in a Bourgeois World

Published in print:
1997
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520205406
eISBN:
9780520918085
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520205406.003.0006
Subject:
Anthropology, European Cultural Anthropology

This chapter focuses on the construction of colonial categories and national identities, and those people who threatened these imperial divides. It examines the cultural politics of exclusion in ... More


Inventing the Needy: Gender and the Politics of Welfare in Hungary

Lynne Haney

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520225718
eISBN:
9780520936102
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520225718.001.0001
Subject:
Anthropology, European Cultural Anthropology

This book offers a powerful, innovative analysis of welfare policies and practices in Hungary from 1948 to the last decade of the twentieth century. Using a compelling mix of archival, interview, and ... More


The Hidden Frontier: Ecology and Ethnicity in an Alpine Valley

John Cole and Eric Wolf

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520216815
eISBN:
9780520922174
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520216815.001.0001
Subject:
Anthropology, European Cultural Anthropology

This classic in the study of ethnicity, identity, and nation-building has a new introduction (on which Eric Wolf collaborated near the end of his life) that shows the continuing validity of the ... More


Dacha Enchantments

Melissa L. Caldwell

in Dacha Idylls: Living Organically in Russia's Countryside

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520262843
eISBN:
9780520947870
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520262843.003.0001
Subject:
Anthropology, European Cultural Anthropology

Visiting the dacha, or summer cottage, is one activity that stands out among the multitude of possible leisure pursuits, which is perhaps the most recognizable aspect of Russian summer culture. ... More


Ethnography and Theory

Valery Tishkov

in Chechnya: Life in a War-Torn Society

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520238879
eISBN:
9780520930209
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520238879.003.0001
Subject:
Anthropology, European Cultural Anthropology

This chapter is an analysis of ethnographical and anthropological theories related to Chechnya. Classical notions of ethnography divide the world neatly into the home of the anthropologist and the ... More


Chechen Images

Valery Tishkov

in Chechnya: Life in a War-Torn Society

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520238879
eISBN:
9780520930209
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520238879.003.0004
Subject:
Anthropology, European Cultural Anthropology

This chapter examines how violent conflict has reshaped the Chechen identity. The Chechens profess a self-image centered on a rigid set of cultural characteristics, and war affects such images ... More


Introduction: Ideology, Cultural Politics, Intellectuals

Katherine Verdery

in National Ideology Under Socialism: Identity and Cultural Politics in Ceausescu's Romania

Published in print:
1991
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520072169
eISBN:
9780520917286
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520072169.003.0001
Subject:
Anthropology, European Cultural Anthropology

This chapter is about how images of Romanian identity entered into battle with one another in the politicized world of Romanian culture and perpetuated a Romanian national ideology within an order ... More


Antecedents: National Ideology and Cultural Politics in Presocialist Romania

Katherine Verdery

in National Ideology Under Socialism: Identity and Cultural Politics in Ceausescu's Romania

Published in print:
1991
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520072169
eISBN:
9780520917286
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520072169.003.0002
Subject:
Anthropology, European Cultural Anthropology

This chapter deals with a sociohistorical analysis of the formation of Romania's national ideology. National identity as an element in Romanian cultural politics did not come into being with ... More


Kriolu Interruptions of Luso

Derek Pardue

in Cape Verde, Let's Go: Creole Rappers and Citizenship in Portugal

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252039676
eISBN:
9780252097768
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252039676.003.0003
Subject:
Anthropology, European Cultural Anthropology

This chapter examines the new challenges of identity politics that arose after 1974 with the official end of Portuguese colonialism and the implosion of the Salazar-Caetano fascist regime. More ... More


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