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Religion, Society, and Culture in Colombia: Medellín and Antioquia, 1850-1930

Patricia Londoño-Vega

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199249534
eISBN:
9780191719318
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199249534.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

This book provides the first detailed scholarly study of culture and sociability in Colombia during the period c.1850 and 1930. It gives a vivid picture of some of the factors that reduced social ... More


Tribal Membership Governance and the Cultural Production of Indigeneity: Reflecting Inter‐indigenous Recognition in Public Policy

Kirsty Gover

in Tribal Constitutionalism: States, Tribes, and the Governance of Membership

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780199587094
eISBN:
9780191595363
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199587094.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

In the settler states, recognition of indigenous peoples has traditionally proceeded on one of two models: the race model (prioritizing indigenous ancestry) and the nation model (prioritizing tribal ... More


Algerian Heritage Associations: National Identity and Rediscovering the Past

Jessica Ayesha Northey

in Algeria: Nation, Culture and Transnationalism: 1988-2015

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781786940216
eISBN:
9781786944245
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781786940216.003.0006
Subject:
History, World Modern History

This chapter explores the work of Algerian heritage associations. It focuses on a number of associations seeking to challenge, to redefine or to promote new conceptions of Algerian history and ... More


Nurturing Bantu Africanness in Bahia

Kwame Dixon and John Burdick

in Comparative Perspectives on Afro-Latin America

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780813037561
eISBN:
9780813043098
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813037561.003.0002
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

Chapter 1 examines the spiritual, social, and philosophical basis of Bantu Blackness as well as the social justice ethos of Bantu activists in Bahia, Brazil.


Dance and the Music of Chopin: The Polonaise

Eric Mckee

in Chopin and His World

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780691177755
eISBN:
9781400889006
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691177755.003.0009
Subject:
Music, History, Western

This chapter discusses how the polonaise served as an emblem of Poland's ruling class or as a template for genteel behavior. It also represented the nation of Poland, its people, customs, and ... More


From Syria to Spain: the Rise and Decline of the Muslim Brothers

Elena Arigita and Rafael Ortega

in The Muslim Brotherhood in Europe

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780199327638
eISBN:
9780199388097
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199327638.003.0009
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter analyses the history of the Brotherhood in Spain, which is mainly limited to the Syrian branch, whose members fled the regime of Hafez al-Assad in the 1960s. It shows how the ... More


Politicizing Roman and the Folklorization of Ethnicity

Sonia Tamar Seeman

in Sounding Roman: Representation and Performing Identity in Western Turkey

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
February 2020
ISBN:
9780199949243
eISBN:
9780190908294
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199949243.003.0010
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

Two fundamental shifts in national policies post-2000 set into motion new forms of Roman expression: Turkey’s responses to European Union accession process; Urban Renewal Law 5366. The first promoted ... More


By the Hudson River: The Ghanaian Presence in New York

Moses O. Biney

in From Africa to America: Religion and Adaptation among Ghanaian Immigrants in New York

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814786390
eISBN:
9780814789810
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814786390.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter provides a general overview of Ghanaian immigrants in the New York tristate area. It gives a panoramic view of Ghanaian immigrants in New York and provides information regarding areas ... More


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