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Published: 24 October 2001
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383239-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8323-9
Published: 09 August 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384298-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8429-8
Published: 08 September 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822381440-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8144-0
... strongest and when armed Indian resistance to gregory evans dowd WE ARE HE IRS -APPARENT TO THE ROMANS Imperial Myths and Indigenous Status 54 gregory evans dowd empire forced the first serious imperial consideration of the status of Na- tive American nations and individuals. Myths of Empire In 1762 the...
Published: 11 March 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374640-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7464-0
... A list of potential contacts among Indonesian writers and artists, apparently given to Wright by his host, Mochtar Lubis, in the days after his arrival in Jakarta, includes names and addresses of some of the writers Wright would come to know most intimately during his stay in Indonesia, as well...
Published: 01 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373483-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7348-3
... protagonists to thin caricatures or animals to convey an apparently moral lesson, often one that is grim and apparently irrational. Her reading of citizenship law’s jurisprudence initiates a political theory of citizenship narratives as paradox. ...
Published: 21 January 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375838-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7583-8
... This chapter examines how Global India is temporally and provisionally fixed by specific discourses of morality across four apparently discrepant nodes: conceptions of Resurgent India circulated via a government campaign and in popular discourse, moral panics surrounding the celebration of...
Published: 07 April 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373162-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7316-2
...,” understanding Indians less as fully autonomous polities than as a special kind of racially defined population. While not apparently about race, “family” and “culture” as employed within federal discourses depend on notions of reproductive transmission, such that “Indian” appears to have nonracial content while...
Published: 21 October 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375043-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7504-3
... of garbage. Constructing fragile lives against the apparent threats of socialism and barbarism. All this to illuminate how everyday life among the victims of inequality is far more than just everyday. ...
Published: 17 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007456-081
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0745-6
... first sea voyage, a scene that had apparently haunted him for four decades. Look, the raft, a signal flying, Thin a shred; None upon the lashed spars lying, Quick or dead. Cries the sea-fowl, hovering over, Crew, the crew? And the billow, reckless, rover, Sweeps anew! ...
Published: 21 October 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375043-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7504-3
... Starting with the deeply problematic concept of “culture,” this chapter explores the mechanical cotton picker, NAFTA, the changing production of the victims of the agrarian South’s labor demands, and the muscle put on voting. On this basis the legal town and the apparent town of Maxton are...
Published: 17 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373094-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7309-4
... This chapter examines the kinds of culturalism apparent in studies of the history of science, and the normative roles they play in the interpretation and evaluation of historical studies of science in the non-Western world. It discusses cultural essentialism and universalism as examples of...
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By Gerald M. Sider
Published: 21 October 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375043-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7504-3
... with the deeply problematic concept of “culture,” this chapter explores the mechanical cotton picker, NAFTA, the changing production of the victims of the agrarian South’s labor demands, and the muscle put on voting. On this basis the legal town and the apparent town of Maxton are described, focusing...
Book Chapter

By Louis Sell
Published: 15 July 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374008-018
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7400-8
... practical end of any efforts to revive the USSR; the shift in US policy toward embracing the Soviet disintegration; and the Beloveshka meeting where leaders of Russia, Ukraine, and Belarus announced the formal dissolution of the USSR. It reveals, based on accounts by participants, an apparent effort by...
Published: 18 November 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373674-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7367-4
... This chapter addresses the apparently contradictory idea of a queer popular. Queerness is that which destabilizes systems and norms, and thus it seems opposed to cultural normalcy. Yet what are we to make of wildly popular gay-themed films from Bollywood, Nollywood, and Southeast Asia? This...
Published: 18 November 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373674-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7367-4
... This chapter turns to register, positing that to capture queer modes of belonging in the world, queer cinema deploys cinematic tone, feeling, and affect in radical ways. This chapter brings together films with apparently mismatched registers of tone and cultural hierarchy, finding resonance...
Published: 16 September 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373810-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7381-0
... Nonlife ( geos ). This subtending geontopower is not new and was always apparent in settler colonies like Australia. The chapter asks, on the one hand, what is causing this subtending form of governance to appear, and, on the other hand, what new strategies, tactics, and discourses are emerging. The...
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By Tim Lawrence
Published: 09 September 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373926-027
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7392-6
... Robbie Leslie, Roy Thode, and Sharon White chalked up the most appearances during the opening months of 1982. But Thode suffered from a history of mood swings and, apparently troubled by the demands of the Saint crowd, which sometimes took to writing hostile letters to the owner, died of a drug...
Published: 12 October 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374978-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7497-8
... debates of reformist politics in nineteenth century Bengal, this chapter focuses on the manner in which she “constructs” her self and gives primacy to her voice—however fragmented and elusive it might be. Further, the chapter reflects on the tensions that are generated by her being apparently molded by...
Published: 12 August 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373902-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7390-2
... of examples, from game-show-based dating formats to reality shows dealing with love and romance to more advice-oriented formats, we examine how these shows navigate the contradictions between apparent forms of gender empowerment and marketized aspirations toward social and cultural fluidity, versus...
Published: 03 June 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374121-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7412-1
... proletarianization. The collective’s “intranational” work appears as an instance of Art & Language’s conceptual focus generating new modes of artistic sociality within a single nation: the United States. However, the difficulties of maintaining conceptual rigor and political efficacy soon became apparent, and...