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Introduction

Gregory Clancey

in Earthquake Nation: The Cultural Politics of Japanese Seismicity, 1868-1930

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520246072
eISBN:
9780520932296
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520246072.003.0001
Subject:
History, Asian History

Beginning in the 1870s, shortly after the Meiji Restoration, foreign teachers were brought to Japan to train the first generation of architects and engineers. The foreign (mostly British) architects ... More


Entextualization and the Making of International Authority

Andrew C. Gilbert

in International Intervention and the Problem of Legitimacy: Encounters in Postwar Bosnia-Herzegovina

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781501750267
eISBN:
9781501750281
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501750267.003.0008
Subject:
Anthropology, European Cultural Anthropology

This chapter explores the role played by an understudied but widespread practice of international intervention: entextualization, or the production and circulation of English-language text artifacts. ... More


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