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Indigenato Before Race? Some Proposals on Portuguese Forced Labour Law in Mozambique and the African Empire (1926–62)

MICHEL CAHEN

in Racism and Ethnic Relations in the Portuguese-Speaking World

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780197265246
eISBN:
9780191754197
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197265246.003.0009
Subject:
History, Imperialism and Colonialism

Was blackness the key factor for labelling native people as ‘non-civilised’ and thus to be pushed into forced labour in Portuguese Africa? Without denying the importance of blackness as a ... More


The Mills of Inequality: A Marxian Approach

Eric R. Wolf

in Pathways of Power: Building an Anthropology of the Modern World

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520223332
eISBN:
9780520924871
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520223332.003.0025
Subject:
Anthropology, Anthropology, Theory and Practice

This chapter attempts to define the strategic relations governing the labor process under different modes of production. It envisages the anthropological task as tracing out the webs of social ... More


Introducing Modes of Production in Archaeology

Robert M. Rosenswig and Jerimy J. Cunningham

in Modes of Production and Archaeology

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780813054308
eISBN:
9780813053035
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813054308.003.0001
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

Many readers (and especially those English-speakers under ~50 years of age) primarily employ secondhand knowledge of the writing of Marx and Engels. Basic Marxist concepts that structure analysis ... More


The Architecture of Alienation in Modern History

Daniel O. Sayers

in A Desolate Place for a Defiant People: The Archaeology of Maroons, Indigenous Americans, and Enslaved Laborers in the Great Dismal Swamp

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780813060187
eISBN:
9780813050607
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813060187.003.0003
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

In Chapter 3, a variety of well-recognized historical processes are discussed as being manifestations of alienation in the modern world. Phenomena such as modes of production, Diasporic exile, ... More


Immediate Struggles: People, Power, and Place in Rural Spain

Susana Narotzky and Gavin Smith

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520245686
eISBN:
9780520939011
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520245686.001.0001
Subject:
Anthropology, European Cultural Anthropology

This historical and ethnographic study of the political economy of the Vega Baja region of Spain, one of the European Union's “Regional Economies,” takes up the question of how to understand the ... More


The Problems of Conclusion

Kay Dickinson

in Off Key: When Film and Music Won't Work Together

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780195326635
eISBN:
9780199851676
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195326635.003.0007
Subject:
Music, Popular

This concluding chapter sums up the key findings of this study on film and music combinations that do not work. It explains that the analysis of the outwardly aesthetic criteria that adjudicate ... More


Malebolge: The Capitalist Mode of Production as Fraud

William Clare Roberts

in Marx's Inferno: The Political Theory of Capital

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780691180816
eISBN:
9781400883707
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691180816.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter examines parts four through seven of Capital, where Karl Marx argues that capitalism is guilty of fraud. Rewriting Dante's long passage through the Malebolge (the ringed field where the ... More


The Ritual Mode of Production in the Casas Grandes Social Field

Jerimy J. Cunningham

in Modes of Production and Archaeology

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780813054308
eISBN:
9780813053035
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813054308.003.0008
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

This chapter introduces a mode of production approach focused on how social labor was appropriated in the Casas Grandes Region of Chihuahua, Mexico. A domestic mode of production seems to have ... More


The Plantation Mode of Production

James A. Delle

in Modes of Production and Archaeology

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780813054308
eISBN:
9780813053035
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813054308.003.0013
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

The use of enslaved labour has long produced a conundrum in the analysis of the Capitalist Mode of Production. By considering the incorporation of slavery into a distinct colonial variant of ... More


Social Formations Analysis: Modes, Class, Gender, and the Multiple Contexts for Agency

Bradley E. Ensor

in Modes of Production and Archaeology

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780813054308
eISBN:
9780813053035
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813054308.003.0010
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

Gender relations and human agency are central to today’s dominant archaeological thought on social change. This chapter argues that Marxist analyses are appropriate for characterizing both class and ... More


Modes of Production and Archaeology

Robert M. Rosenswig and Jerimy J. Cunningham (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780813054308
eISBN:
9780813053035
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813054308.001.0001
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

Modes of production are used in a variety of ways by authors in this book but all employ the framework as an analytical tool to explore the reproduction of society. Each chapter author provides ... More


Free-Market Communism

Eugene W. Holland

in Nomad Citizenship: Free-Market Communism and the Slow-Motion General Strike

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816666126
eISBN:
9781452946627
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816666126.003.0004
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

Affirmative nomadology maintains that the market is one representation of a potential vehicle for nomadic social organization. The primary task for the concept of free-market communism will be to ... More


Modes of Production in Southern California at the End of the Eighteenth Century

Thomas C. Patterson

in Modes of Production and Archaeology

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780813054308
eISBN:
9780813053035
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813054308.003.0002
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

Looking at archaeological and ethnohistorical evidence from Southern California through the lens of modes of production raises interesting questions about our understanding of the practices and ... More


Preliminaries

Romila Thapar

in From Lineage to State: Social Formations of the Mid-First Millenium BC in the Ganga Valley

Published in print:
1991
Published Online:
October 2012
ISBN:
9780195626759
eISBN:
9780199080656
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195626759.003.0001
Subject:
History, Ancient History / Archaeology

This chapter discusses the various available theories on the nature and formation of the early states in India such as Oriental Despotism and the Asiatic Mode of Production. It also looks at the ... More


Re-envisioning Prehispanic Mesoamerican Economies: Modes of Production, Fiscal Foundations of Collective Action, and Conceptual Legacies

Gary M. Feinman and Linda M. Nicholas

in Modes of Production and Archaeology

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780813054308
eISBN:
9780813053035
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813054308.003.0011
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

Exuberant Spanish accounts of the 16th century Aztec market system have been part of the documentary record for hundreds of years. Yet the significance of markets and marketplace exchanges in the ... More


Early Agricultural Modes of Production in Mesoamerica: New Insights from Southern and Central Mexico

Guillermo Acosta Ochoa

in Modes of Production and Archaeology

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780813054308
eISBN:
9780813053035
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813054308.003.0004
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

The revolution in food production has been a recurring topic in archaeology. This chapter discusses some of the processes preceding the origins of food production and presents new findings from the ... More


What’s Hamlet to Habermas? Theatrical Publication and the Early Modern Stage

Steven Mullaney

in The Reformation of Emotions in the Age of Shakespeare

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780226547633
eISBN:
9780226117096
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226117096.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, 16th-century and Renaissance Literature

This chapter examines the relationship between theatrical performance and the early modern public sphere. Habermas claimed that early modern theater impeded the emergence of the public sphere (i.e., ... More


The Tributary Mode of Production and Justifying Ideologies: Evaluating the Wolf-Trigger Hypothesis

Robert M. Rosenswig

in Modes of Production and Archaeology

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780813054308
eISBN:
9780813053035
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813054308.003.0007
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

In his definition of the tributary mode of production, Eric Wolf proposes that those societies that extract economic surplus through political means generate religious models of the cosmos where ... More


The Lord and the Bondsman

Andrew Cole

in The Birth of Theory

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780226135397
eISBN:
9780226135564
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226135564.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This chapter supplies a crucial reinterpretation of Hegel’s master/slave--or better, “lord/bondsman”--dialectic. Scholars from Kojève on have misrecognized the ways in which Hegel writes this episode ... More


Kin-Mode Contradictions, Crises, and Transformations in the Archaic Lower Mississippi Valley

Bradley E. Ensor

in Modes of Production and Archaeology

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780813054308
eISBN:
9780813053035
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813054308.003.0006
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

A Marxist perspective considers contradictions within modes of production that ultimately lead to crises and transformations to other modes, providing a framework for interpreting political economic ... More


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