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The Global South Atlantic

Kerry Bystrom and Joseph R. Slaughter (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780823277872
eISBN:
9780823280490
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823277872.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

Despite the rise in transatlantic, oceanic, hemispheric, and regional studies that followed postcolonial and Third World studies in pursuing new frameworks and methods for examining South-South ... More


Ceramic Production in Early Hispanic California: Craft, Economy, and Trade on the Frontier of New Spain

Russell K. Skowronek, M. James Blackman, and Ronald L. Bishop

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780813049816
eISBN:
9780813050232
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813049816.001.0001
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

This volume contains a wealth of new information on the production, supply, and exchange of pottery in Alta California, which will be useful for years to come. Using the framework of World Systems ... More


Missing the China Exit: A World-systems Perspective on the Ukrainian State

Georgi Derluguian

in Beyond the Euromaidan: Comparative Perspectives on Advancing Reform in Ukraine

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780804798457
eISBN:
9781503600102
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804798457.003.0011
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

Georgi Derluguian helps explain why Ukraine wound up with this oligarch problem in the first place, identifying the cause as a Ukraine’s peripheral position in the world economy and the failure of ... More


The Generation and Dissolution of Images

Nick Wilding

in Galileo's Idol: Gianfrancesco Sagredo and the Politics of Knowledge

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780226166971
eISBN:
9780226167022
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226167022.003.0002
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

This chapter delves behind the literary figure of Sagredo created by Galileo as an interlocutor in his two final masterpieces, the Dialogo (1632) and Discorsi (1638), to explore the historical ... More


Curriculum Policy and Policymaking

Paul Morris and Bob Adamson

in Curriculum, Schooling and Society in Hong Kong

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9789888028016
eISBN:
9789888180257
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888028016.003.0002
Subject:
Education, Educational Policy and Politics

Drawing on the notions of rational and conflict perspectives, this chapter focuses on how curriculum decisions are made and who the key agencies are, which have a role in the formal process of ... More


Science Fiction and Climate Change: A Sociological Approach

Andrew Milner and J.R. Burgmann

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781789621723
eISBN:
9781800341180
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Discontinued
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789621723.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

Despite the occasional upsurge of climate change scepticism among Anglophone conservative politicians and journalists, there is still a near consensus among climate scientists that current levels of ... More


Cerro de Santiago: An Epiclassic Site within the World-System of Central-Northern Mexico

M. Nicolás Caretta and Manuel Dueñas García

in Ancient West Mexicos: Time, Space, and Diversity

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780813066349
eISBN:
9780813058566
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813066349.003.0009
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

In many ways, the state of Aguascalientes in Mexico is unknown territory in terms of understanding its Pre-Hispanic cultures. Recent research at the archaeological site of Cerro de Santiago shows a ... More


Brokering Trade in the Central Mediterranean

Corey Tazzara

in The Free Port of Livorno and the Transformation of the Mediterranean World

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780198791584
eISBN:
9780191833946
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198791584.003.0007
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History, Cultural History

Chapter 6 offers a quantitative examination of the commercial development of Livorno, showing how it plugged local and regional exchange networks into the currents of global commerce. Livorno was at ... More


Climate Fiction and the World Literary System

Andrew Milner and J.R. Burgmann

in Science Fiction and Climate Change: A Sociological Approach

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781789621723
eISBN:
9781800341180
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Discontinued
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789621723.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

The chapter opens with a discussion of two early instances of global warming cli-fi, Arthur Herzog’s Heat and George Turner’s The Sea and Summer, and argues that both are more or less oblivious to ... More


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