The Devil Behind The Mirror

Author: Steven Gregory
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 052095789X
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In The Devil behind the Mirror, Steven Gregory provides a compelling and intimate account of the impact that transnational processes associated with globalization are having on the lives and livelihoods of people in the Dominican Republic.

Ethnic Groups Of The Americas An Encyclopedia

Author: James B. Minahan
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1610691644
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Further Reading Candelario, Ginetta E. B. Black behind the Ears: Dominican
Racial Identity from Museums to Beauty Shops. Durham, NC: Duke University
Press, 2007. Gregory, Steven. The Devil behind the Mirror: Globalization and
Politics in the Dominican Republic. Berkeley, CA: University of California Press,
2006. Wucker, Michele. Why the Cocks Fight: Dominicans, Haitians, and the
Struggle for Hispaniola. New York: Hill & Wang, 2000. Dominicas The Dominicas,
sometimes ...

State And Society In The Dominican Republic

Author: Emelio Betances
Publisher: Westview Press
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"Cogent analysis of rulership in the Dominican Republic that offers historical backdrop of political rule, and examines the structural-functional aspects of governance, political economy of State power, and role of domestic and foreign ...

Political Authoritarianism In The Dominican Republic

Author: Christian Krohn-Hansen
Publisher: Palgrave MacMillan
ISBN: 9780230609532
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Between Two Islands: Dominican International Migration. Berkeley: University of
California Press. Graziano, F., 1992. Divine Violence. Spectacle, Psychosexuality
, and Radical Christianity in the Argentine "Dirty War." Boulder, CO, San
Francisco, CA, and London: Westview Press. Green, L., 1994. "Fear as a Way of
Life," Cultural Anthropology, 9(2):227-256. Gregory, S., 2007. The Devil behind
the Mirror: Globalization and Politics in the Dominican Republic. Berkeley and
Los Angeles: ...

Nacla Report On The Americas

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Frequently hop- scotching back and forth between the United States and home,
Dominican transmigrants — bilingual and bicultural — were seen to embody this
new phenomenon. Today, of course, national borders are back with a vengeance
(if they ever went away). Steven Gregory, in his new ethnography The Devil
Behind the Mirror: Globalization and Politics in the Dominican Republic, sets out
from the premise that "the 'deterritorialized' status of the contemporary world" has
been ...

Peripheral Migrants

Author: Samuel Martínez
Publisher: Univ. of Tennessee Press
ISBN: 9780870499012
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Thus, this book serves to broaden our understanding of this "lower tier" of the world's migrants."--BOOK JACKET.Title Summary field provided by Blackwell North America, Inc. All Rights Reserved

Reconstructing Racial Identity And The African Past In The Dominican Republic

Author: Kimberly Eison Simmons
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Between Two Islands: Dominican International Migration. Berkeley: University of
California Press. Gregory, Steven. 2006. The Devil behind the Mirror:
Globalization and Politics in the Dominican Republic. Berkeley: University of
California Press. Guarnizo, Luis E. 1994. "Los Dominicanyorks: The Making of a
Binational Society." Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social
Science 533: 77-78. Hamilton, Ruth Simms. 2007. Routes of Passage:
Rethinking the African Diaspora ...

Hispanic Journal Of Behavioral Sciences

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The devil behind the mirror: Globalization and politics in the Dominican Republic.
Berkeley: University of California Press. 285 pp. $55.00 (cloth), $21.95 (paper).
This detailed ethnography looks specifically at the effects of globalization on the
people of the Dominican Republic in terms of economics and work as well as
gender, power relations, the livelihoods of workers, and many other aspects of
life. Gregory uses intimate examples ofindividuals to demonstrate the overall
effect of ...

Revista Europea De Estudios Latinoamericanos Y Del Caribe

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Gerard van der Ree Universiteit Leiden - The Devil Behind the Mirror:
Globalization and Politics in the Dominican Republic, by Steven Gregory.
Berkeley: University of California Press, 2007. Globalization has received much
attention from anthropologists who have struggled to be upbeat about how the
velocity of flows of information, money and people is changing the sociocultural
landscape of nations caught in the crossfire, as hypermobility becomes the norm.
Gregory's study offers ...

Economies Of Desire

Author: Amalia L. Cabezas
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The Devil behind the Mirror: Globalization and Politics in the Dominican Republic
. Berkeley: University of California Press, Guillen, Nicolas. 1974. "Tengo."jPafn'a
o Muerte! The Great Zoo and Other Poems by Nicolas Guillen, edited and
translated by Robert Marquez, 190-195. New York: Monthly Review Press.
Guerrier, Yvonne, and Amel S. Adib. 2004a. "Gendered Identities in the Work of
Overseas Tour Reps." Gender, Work, and Organization 11 (3) (May): 334-50. .
2004b. '"No, We ...