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The Huawei ModelThe Rise of China's Technology Giant

The Huawei Model: The Rise of China's Technology Giant

Yun Wen

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780252043437
eISBN:
9780252052316
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252043437.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

With the rise of China’s information and communications technology (ICT) sector, a number of Chinese high-tech firms are approaching transnational stages and shifting the center of gravity in global ... More

Black Queer FreedomSpaces of Injury and Paths of Desire

Black Queer Freedom: Spaces of Injury and Paths of Desire

GerShun Avilez

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780252043376
eISBN:
9780252052255
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252043376.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Gender and Sexuality

In this book, GerShun Avilez argues that queerness, here meaning same-sex desire and gender nonconformity, introduces the threat of injury and that artists throughout the Black diaspora use queer ... More

George Frederick Bristow

George Frederick Bristow

Katherine K. Preston

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780252043420
eISBN:
9780252052309
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252043420.001.0001
Subject:
Music, History, American

George Frederick Bristow (1825-1898), a pillar of the nineteenth-century New York musical community, was educated, lived, and worked in New York for his entire life. A skilled performer (piano, ... More

Laughing to Keep from DyingAfrican American Satire in the Twenty-First Century

Laughing to Keep from Dying: African American Satire in the Twenty-First Century

Danielle Fuentes Morgan

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780252043390
eISBN:
9780252052279
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252043390.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

This book utilizes an interdisciplinary approach to expand the parameters of satire to include the satirization found in twenty-first-century African American forms of expression crossing generic ... More

Queering the Global Filipina BodyContested Nationalisms in the Filipina/o Diaspora

Queering the Global Filipina Body: Contested Nationalisms in the Filipina/o Diaspora

Gina K. Velasco

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780252043475
eISBN:
9780252052354
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252043475.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Gender and Sexuality

The “global Filipina body” is a ubiquitous sign of the Philippine nation that represents the exploitation of racialized and gendered Filipina migrant labor in a context of neoliberal globalization ... More

Starring WomenCelebrity, Patriarchy, and American Theater, 1790-1850

Starring Women: Celebrity, Patriarchy, and American Theater, 1790-1850

Sara E. Lampert

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780252043352
eISBN:
9780252052231
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252043352.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

Star actresses and dancers were among the most publicly visible, celebrated, and often polarizing female public figures in the early United States. This book examines the careers and celebrity of the ... More

Madam C. J. Walker's Gospel of GivingBlack Women's Philanthropy during Jim Crow

Madam C. J. Walker's Gospel of Giving: Black Women's Philanthropy during Jim Crow

Tyrone McKinley Freeman

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780252043451
eISBN:
9780252052330
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252043451.001.0001
Subject:
History, African-American History

Madam C. J. Walker’s Gospel of Giving: Black Women’s Philanthropy during Jim Crow presents the first comprehensive story of Walker’s philanthropic giving arguing that she was a significant ... More

Remaking Muslim LivesEveryday Islam in Postwar Bosnia and Herzegovina

Remaking Muslim Lives: Everyday Islam in Postwar Bosnia and Herzegovina

David Henig

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780252043291
eISBN:
9780252052170
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252043291.001.0001
Subject:
Anthropology, European Cultural Anthropology

Remaking Muslim Lives: Everyday Islam in Postwar Bosnia and Herzegovina examines what it means to live a Muslim life amid the political ruptures, economic deprivation, and transformation of religious ... More

Sweet GreeksFirst-Generation Immigrant Confectioners in the Heartland

Sweet Greeks: First-Generation Immigrant Confectioners in the Heartland

Ann Flesor Beck

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780252043406
eISBN:
9780252052286
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252043406.001.0001
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This narrative is about Greek immigrants to America from 1880 to 1930. Unlike previous studies focusing on immigrant communities in major cities, this is a rural study, examining the Greeks who ... More

Queer and Trans MigrationsDynamics of Illegalization, Detention, and Deportation

Queer and Trans Migrations: Dynamics of Illegalization, Detention, and Deportation

Eithne Luibhéid and Karma R Chávez (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780252043314
eISBN:
9780252052194
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252043314.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Social Movements and Social Change

This volume brings together academics, activists, and artists to explore how LGBTQ migrants and their allies, friends, families, and communities (including citizens and noncitizens) experience and ... More

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