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Pedagogies of Knowledge Production and Contestation

Gail Kligman and Katherine Verdery

in Peasants under Siege: The Collectivization of Romanian Agriculture, 1949-1962

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691149721
eISBN:
9781400840434
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691149721.003.0005
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter presents some of the language the Party created to carry out its mission—including categories that named classes, types of “enemies” and political insurgents, acceptable vs. suspect ... More


The Reorganisation of SIS

Nige West and Oleg Tsarev

in TRIPLEX: Secrets from the Cambridge Spies

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300123470
eISBN:
9780300156416
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300123470.003.0026
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter focuses on information from STANLEY dated 6 January 1947 regarding the reorganization of SIS. According to this information, the directorate of SIS decided to implement a fundamental ... More


Patriots and Traitors

S. P. Mackenzie

in The Colditz Myth: British and Commonwealth Prisoners of War in Nazi Germany

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199203079
eISBN:
9780191695469
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199203079.003.0010
Subject:
History, European Modern History, Military History

This chapter focuses on the nature and extent of efforts to continue the war behind the wire, along with their opposite, outright collaboration. In relation to the war around them, British POWs in ... More


What Happens When Abusers Follow Women to Work?

Lisa D. Brush

in Poverty, Battered Women, and Work in U.S. Public Policy

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780195398502
eISBN:
9780199897483
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195398502.003.0013
Subject:
Social Work, Crime and Justice

Conventional wisdom assumes that work requirements give women an escape route or greater leverage in their abusive relationships and give men material incentives to support and encourage women’s ... More


Killing Strangers: How Political Violence Became Modern

T. K. Wilson

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
August 2020
ISBN:
9780198863502
eISBN:
9780191895876
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198863502.001.0001
Subject:
History, Political History, World Modern History

A bewildering feature of so much contemporary political violence is its stunning impersonality. Every major city centre becomes a potential shooting gallery; and every metro system a potential bomb ... More


The art of sabotage

Dominic Johnson

in Unlimited action: The performance of extremity in the 1970s

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780719091605
eISBN:
9781526141958
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719091605.003.0006
Subject:
Art, Visual Culture

From the early 1970s, the Kipper Kids (Harry Kipper and Harry Kipper, aka Brian Routh and Martin Von Haselberg) became notorious for the danger, excess, strangeness, and baffled hilarity of their ... More


Security, Subversion, Spies and Sabotage

John Gilmour

in Sweden, the Swastika and Stalin: The Swedish experience in the Second World War

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780748627462
eISBN:
9780748671274
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748627462.003.0008
Subject:
History, European Modern History

One of the benefits for the Allies of Swedish neutrality and independence was the ability of agents based in Sweden to gather intelligence from, and support resistance in, occupied Europe while all ... More


SACO Training Camps

Frederic Wakeman

in Spymaster: Dai Li and the Chinese Secret Service

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520234079
eISBN:
9780520928763
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520234079.003.0021
Subject:
History, Asian History

This chapter describes the training camps of the Sino-American Cooperative Organization (SACO) in China. It explains that while the goal of the program was to train Chinese guerrillas to fight the ... More


The Pre-War Years: Cross-Channel Networks, Syndicalism, and the Demise of Internationalism

Constance Bantman

in The French Anarchists in London, 1880-1914: Exile and Transnationalism in the First Globalisation

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9781846318801
eISBN:
9781846317972
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846318801.003.0007
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

Anti-anarchist fears abated after 1895, when most of the companions returned to France. The Franco-British anarchist connection remained strong thereafter, but took on a different form, operating ... More


Intelligence and Threat Perception: Defending the Revolution, 1917–1937

James Harris

in The Anatomy of Terror: Political Violence under Stalin

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199655663
eISBN:
9780191757518
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199655663.003.0003
Subject:
History, Political History, Social History

This chapter explores the evolution of Soviet information-gathering and processing systems particularly as they concerned threats to the Revolution. It thus presents the story of the Soviet ... More


A Pyrrhic Victory

Kenneth S. Broun

in Saving Nelson Mandela: The Rivonia Trial and the Fate of South Africa

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199740222
eISBN:
9780190254391
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199740222.003.0006
Subject:
History, World Modern History

This chapter focuses on the main part of the Rivonia Trial. Mandela and his co-accused were charged under the Sabotage Act, which not only carries the maximum of death penalty but also gave ... More


1944, Melbourne and Adelaide: The Ern Malley Hoax

Philip Mea

in The Edinburgh Companion to Twentieth-Century Literatures in English

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748620111
eISBN:
9780748651863
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748620111.003.0010
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This chapter discusses the Ern Malley hoax, which was created by James McAuley and Harold Stewart in order to deceive the editor of the Adelaide–Melbourne magazine to publish the work of their dead, ... More


“Puttin’ ’Em in Their Place”

Calvin Morrill and Michael Musheno

in Navigating Conflict: How Youth Handle Trouble in a High-Poverty School

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780226538761
eISBN:
9780226523873
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226523873.003.0005
Subject:
Sociology, Education

This chapter draws on a close examination of ethnographic and youth-authored trouble cases at New West High School to reveal how youth respond to peer trouble via moralistic responses that attempt to ... More


Sabotage and Black Radical Feminist Refusal

Sarah Haley

in No Mercy Here: "Gender, Punishment, and the Making of Jim Crow Modernity"

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9781469627595
eISBN:
9781469627618
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469627595.003.0005
Subject:
History, African-American History

This chapter examines imprisoned black women’s practices of refusal and black feminist abolitionist consciousness, through both daily practices of carceral sabotage and blues expressive culture. ... More


Fighting Against Conservation

Benjamin Heber Johnson

in Escaping the Dark, Gray City: Fear and Hope in Progressive-Era Conservation

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780300115505
eISBN:
9780300227765
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300115505.003.0007
Subject:
Environmental Science, Nature

This chapter examines how the optimism of conservationists led them to underestimate the challenges their movement faced. Allocating more control to the federal government in the name of ... More


Coda: The Living Indebted (on Students and Sabotage)

Annie McClanahan

in Dead Pledges: Debt, Crisis, and Twenty-First-Century Culture

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780804799058
eISBN:
9781503600690
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804799058.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, American, 20th Century Literature

The Coda to Dead Pledges explores an emerging anti-debt politics, arguing that “debt strikes” and the occupation or sabotage of domestic space are forms of protest that attempt to block capital at ... More


“Advisable to Improve the Arrangement of the Town”: Rebuilding after the Great Fire of 1805

Catherine Cangany

in Frontier Seaport: Detroit's Transformation into an Atlantic Entrepot

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780226096704
eISBN:
9780226096841
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226096841.003.0005
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

Chapter five examines the tensions between the Atlantic world and the frontier in the rebuilding process following the Great Fire of 1805. It begins by mapping out pre-conflagration Detroit and the ... More


The End of the Story: Propaganda Reception

Nina Schneider

in Brazilian Propaganda: Legitimizing an Authoritarian Regime

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780813049908
eISBN:
9780813050362
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813049908.003.0006
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

This chapter examines the ways the official propaganda was received and draws conclusions about its overall function. Unlike the Nazis, the Brazilian intelligence service (SNI) did not systematically ... More


“Serbia Is Quiet,” 1942–1944

Alexander Prusin

in Serbia under the Swastika: A World War II Occupation

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780252041068
eISBN:
9780252099618
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252041068.003.0008
Subject:
History, Military History

Examines the situation in Serbia in 1942-1944. After the defeat in the fall-winter 1941, the depleted Partisan forces in Serbia confined their actions to small-scale attacks and sabotage acts, while ... More


The British Gaumont Thrillers

John Billheimer

in Hitchcock and the Censors

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780813177427
eISBN:
9780813177441
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813177427.003.0005
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This chapter examines the seven thrillers created by Hitchcock in Britain just before he left for America: The Man Who Knew Too Much, The 39 Steps, Secret Agent, Sabotage, Young and Innocent, The ... More


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