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Introduction Doing What Comes Naturally

Lorraine Daston and Fernando Vidal

in The Moral Authority of Nature

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226136806
eISBN:
9780226136820
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226136820.003.0001
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

This book is about how humans use nature to think about standards of the good, the beautiful, the just, and the valuable. The chapters concentrate less on the question of whether nature is or should ... More


Transnational Ties/Translocal Connections: Traversing Nations, Cities, and Cultures

Marilyn Halter and Violet Showers Johnson

in African & American: West Africans in Post-Civil Rights America

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814760581
eISBN:
9780814789254
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814760581.003.0005
Subject:
History, African-American History

This chapter examines how transnationalism emerged as a vital component of West African immigrants' everyday life in the United States. More specifically, it considers how West Africans ... More


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