The singer's needle : an undisciplinedhistory of Panamá (eBook, 2021) []
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The singer's needle : an undisciplinedhistory of Panamá

The singer's needle : an undisciplinedhistory of Panamá

Author: Ezer Vierba
Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2021. ©2021
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats

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Genre/Form: e-books
Livres numériques
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ezer Vierba
ISBN: 022634231X 022634245X 9780226342313 9780226342450 9780226342597 022634259X
OCLC Number: 1240723501
Description: 1 ressource en ligne (xxxii, 323 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Editor's PrefacePart I: Coiba: An Introduction to the Panamanian Subject Chapter One: Penal Colonialism and National Sovereignty: Porras and the Liberal Reforms, 1912-1924 Chapter Two: Punishment and Subject Formation Chapter Three: The Singer's Report: Text and Critique in Coiba, 1920-1935Part II: Theaters of Authority Chapter Four: The Remonato, a Hybrid State: 1947-1955 Chapter Five: Trials of Authority: Legal Consciousness and Formal Struggles in the Postwar EraPart III: On the Way to Chumumbito, Santa Fe Chapter Six: Hector's Hermeneutics: Radical Readings and Christian Liberation in Santa Fe de Veraguas, 1968-1971 Acknowledgments Bibliography
Responsibility: Ezer Vierba.


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"The Singer's Needle is a stunning achievement: Imagine if Foucault had studied Panama and written as clearly and compellingly as Camus. Immersing himself in the social, political, economic, and Read more...

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