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Labor Control Regimes in Zambia and Kenya

Adrienne LeBas

in From Protest to Parties: Party-Building and Democratization in Africa

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199546862
eISBN:
9780191728594
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199546862.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Democratization

Chapter 4 examines the different paths that state–labor relations took in the book’s two other cases, Zambia and Kenya. As in Zimbabwe, the Zambian state passed legislation that strengthened and ... More


Introduction: Placing French Missionaries in the Modern World

Owen White and J. P. Daughton

in In God’s Empire: French Missionaries and the Modern World

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780195396447
eISBN:
9780199979318
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195396447.003.0000
Subject:
History, History of Religion, World Modern History

This introductory chapter assesses the way in which religious missionaries have been dealt with—and often ignored—in the historiography of modern French colonialism. Missionaries defy many of the ... More


Haiti: The Origins of the Caribbean’s “Terrified Consciousness” about Race

Anthony P. Maingot

in Race, Ideology, and the Decline of Caribbean Marxism

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780813061061
eISBN:
9780813051345
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813061061.003.0004
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

Haiti presents us with a heroic and unique case in the Caribbean, perhaps the world: a war of emancipation from slavery which was also a war of independence. Following the abolition of slavery by the ... More


The Rise of Marxist Power

Hy V. Luong

in Tradition, Revolution, and Market Economy in a North Vietnamese Village, 1925-2006

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824833701
eISBN:
9780824870447
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824833701.003.0005
Subject:
Anthropology, Asian Cultural Anthropology

This chapter discusses the rise of Marxist power in Vietnam. On September 2, 1945, to a tumultuous crowd of half a million Vietnamese in Hanoi as well as to the nation and the world at large, Ho Chi ... More


Constructing Grievance: Ethnic Nationalism in Russia's Republics

Elise Giuliano

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801447457
eISBN:
9780801460722
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801447457.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Russian Politics

Demands for national independence among ethnic minorities around the world suggest the power of nationalism. Contemporary nationalist movements can quickly attract fervent followings, but they can ... More


Formosa Betrayed: Transnational Politics and Taiwanese American Identity

Chih-Ming Wang

in Transpacific Articulations: Student Migration and the Remaking of Asian America

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824836429
eISBN:
9780824871055
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824836429.003.0004
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

This chapter considers the Taiwan independence movement (Taiwan duli yundong, referred to as Taidu hereafter) which, like Baodiao, is another instance of Asia's Cold War agitations that challenged ... More


Surfing with the Surreal in Tsui Hark's Wave:: Collage Practice, Diasporic Hybrid Texts, and Flexible Citizenship

Tan See-Kam

in Hong Kong Screenscapes: From the New Wave to the Digital Frontier

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789888028566
eISBN:
9789882206991
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888028566.003.0002
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This chapter argues that the accentuated differences or different accents evident in Tsui Hark's early films have correlates with Hamid Naficy's notion of “accented cinema” made by diasporic and ... More


Introduction Ndians Without Indigeneity: The Colonialist Renderings of the Present

Tracy Devine Guzmán

in Native and National in Brazil: Indigeneity after Independence

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9781469602080
eISBN:
9781469608150
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469602080.003.0001
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This book focuses on how different sections of Brazilian society, including intellectuals, scientists, and civil agencies have made efforts to represent and recreate different aspects of the native ... More


The Predicaments of Iranian Public Intellectuals

Ali Mirsepassi

in Democracy in Modern Iran: Islam, Culture, and Political Change

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814795644
eISBN:
9780814764398
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814795644.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter examines the principal waves in Iranian intellectual thought that emerged from the political experiences of the twentieth century, and argues that new cognitive tools and a new ... More


Conclusion

Lucien J. Frary

in Russia and the Making of Modern Greek Identity, 1821–1844

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780198733775
eISBN:
9780191798191
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198733775.003.0008
Subject:
History, European Modern History, History of Religion

Russia’s contribution to the making of modern Greece during the period of royal absolutism marks a new stage of Russian political and ecclesiastical enterprise in the Orthodox East. Russia’s appeal ... More


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