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Latest publications:
The Saga of the Water Tower: Chinese Diaspora in Practice

This articler examines how the microcosm of the prominent Lau family of the Water Tower in Southern China reflects the macrocosm of the history of modern China and Chinese diaspora.

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Published online: December 5, 2016

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The "Free Trade" Agreements and Commissions that Led to the "Rigged" Economic and Political Game in Latin America: The Imposition of Inequality, Neocolonial Control, Porous Sovereignty, and Limited Democracy

Since 1945, the ruling elite classes of Western corporations have set in motion five successive ideological blueprints or commissions to control and safeguard their interests and profits in worldwide trade.

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Published online: November 21, 2016

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Toward Equitable Oil Governance: Improving the Benefits for Local People in the Cepu Block, Indonesia

This article presents the first year progress of a two-year research exploring the equity failures related to oil and gas governance in Indonesia.

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Published online: September 30, 2016

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Rewriting the Trujillato: Collective Trauma, Alternative History, and the Nature of Dictatorship

This article examines four texts that tackle the era of Dominican dictator Trujillo. It focuses on how these texts highlight the process of turning collective trauma into an alternative history.

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Published online: August 29, 2016

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Joseph Michael Gandy: Architectural Solutions to the Political Crisis of the Early Nineteenth-century Britain

Architect Joseph Michael Gandy (1771-1843) proposed architectural solutions to the national crisis of rural enclosures. This article examines those solutions in conjunction with the social reform literature of the day.

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Published online: July 14, 2016

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The Search for Spiritual Inwardness in Modern Society: Zong Baihua’s (1897-1986) Aesthetic Vision in the 1920s and 1930s

This article examines how the two Chinese thinkers Zong Baihua (1897-1986) and Feng Zhi (1905-1993) responded to the perils of modernity utilizing the German idea of inwardness and Confucian values.

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Published online: July 1, 2016

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“Silenced Memory” and “The Eye That Cries”: The On-going Narrative of “Dos Demonios” in Guatemala and Peru

Economic, social, and cultural rights are not recognized as human rights in Guatemala and Peru although this expansion of human rights has become constitutional language in other Latin American nations.

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Published online: April 18, 2016

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The Resilience of West Sumatran Women: Historical, Social, and Cultural Impacts

This paper discusses resilience among women affected by anti-Communist violence in Indonesia from 1965-66. Based on ethnographic research, the impact of historical events on the formation of resilience is examined.

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Published online: February 19, 2016

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Reproduction and Transformation of Dalit Discrimination in Contemporary India

This study clarifies how relationships are negotiated between the perpetuators and victims of discrimination in contemporary India, focusing on daily life at both the structural and practice levels.

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Published online: February 19, 2016

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The Burmese Hip Hop Movement

This paper provides an analysis of political Hip Hop group, Generation Wave, and its use of the Internet, social media, and Hip Hop to maintain the pro-democracy movement in Burma.

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Published online: February 19, 2016

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