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Published: 09 November 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393221-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9322-1
... understand the material-making of cancer and its cultures and economies. Thus I want to try in this chapter a thought experiment: What happens if we suspend this future orientation of the promise of cancer treatments, even as it is utterly embedded in rct- based protocol? My hypothesis is that this temporal...
Published: 12 October 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375074-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7507-4
... “culturalist” activism. The chapter discusses efforts to revive and share knowledge about Mayan mathematics, including daykeeping and base-20 calculations, in the context of what became popularly known as “the Maya apocalypse” of 2012 and situates them in relation to the ongoing apocalypse of the genocide and...
Published: 12 October 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7507-4
... of Mayan Organizing, 1.0 (1985–ca. 1999) and 2.0 (the twenty-first century); both phases are struggling to overcome the wartime divide between “political” and “culturalist” activism. The chapter discusses efforts to revive and share knowledge about Mayan mathematics, including daykeeping and base-20...
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By Tyler Denmead
Published: 08 November 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007319-009
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0731-9
... avoid the foundationalist presumption that I am now standing outside that logic as a spectator subject, able to critique those conditions based on a correct representation of reality. Entanglement is a concept developed by feminist new materialist scholars such as Karen Barad who argue that the...
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By Max Liboiron
Published: 23 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021445-006
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2144-5
...Index Aamjiwnaang First Nation, 81 academia, viiin2, ix x, 2n6, 15n52, 27, 31 32, 43n16, 119 20, 125n37, 129 30, 130n48, 141 42; academic aunties, xn6, 42n14; ap- propriation by, 26, 26n102, 109 10, 110n113; as colonial, 6, 21n80, 45n25, 54n51, 136, 155; and good relations, 8n21, 20n73...
Published: 24 August 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007395-006
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0739-5
..., the standards it creates, and the controversy over whose truths about Lyme disease get to count. Drawing from interviews and conversations with Lyme physicians and scientists, I argue that, in addition to standardizing medical practice, evidence- based medicine has the unintended consequence of...
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By Ronak K. Kapadia
Published: 25 October 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478004639-009
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0463-9
..., 244n21 Asian American studies, 30, 38, 154 Asian Pacific American studies, 222n143 Askew, Fred, 124 astrofuturism, 180, 182 Athey, Ron, 87 Atlanta child murders case, 244n20 Bacevich, Andrew J., 203n4 bae Systems, 231n76 Bagram Air Force Base, 58, 67, 145, 241n1 Bahoora, Haytham, 236n6 Balce, Nerissa...
Published: 20 October 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372806-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7280-6
...1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 S37 N38 In 2010, 60 Minutes, then in its fourth decade of broadcasts, intro- duced its audience to Dr. Anthony Atala in a feature story covering the emergent field of regenerative medicine. A highly...
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By Jennifer Terry
Published: 20 October 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372806-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7280-6
...1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37S 38N Epilogue Learning to stay with the trouble of living and dying together on a damaged earth will prove more conducive to the kind of think- ing that would provide the means to build- ing more...
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By Andrea Smith
Published: 13 December 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007036-012
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0703-6
... 47. Belz, Emily. (2012a). Beyond the Base. World, 27 (September 22), 44 45. Belz, Emily. (2012b). Law and Orders. World, 27 (April 7), 50 54. Belz, Emily. (2012c). Old Reliables. World, 27 (October 20), 42 43. 312 | BIBL IO G R A PH Y Belz, Emily. (2012d). Politics of Marriage. World, 27 (World), 9...
Published: 23 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021445-004
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2144-5
... that does not have to introduce itself, I mark everyone with either how they introduce themselves in their texts or as unmarked if they do not introduce themselves based on their L/land relations or relationships to privilege. You might start to notice a pattern . . . 3 Roy, Molecular Feminisms, 11. 3...
Published: 02 December 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007371-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0737-1
... intensify risk and maximize re- ward had pop culture riding a maximalist high.1 People wore T- shirts and base- ball hats emblazoned with neon yolos (You Only Live Once) and listened to a seemingly endless number of tension/release- heavy pop songs about molly (the postmillennial term for mdma).2 But by...
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By Tyler Denmead
Published: 08 November 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007319-010
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0731-9
... Ayers, and Bernardine Dohrn, eds. Zero Tolerance: Resisting the Drive for Punishment in Our Schools: A Handbook for Parents, Students, Educators, and Citizens. New York City: The New Press, 2001. Bai, Matt. Curt Schilling, Rhode Island and the Fall of 38 Studios. New York Times, April 20, 2013, sec...
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By Jennifer Terry
Published: 20 October 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372806-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7280-6
...- erans were counted (U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, Office of Community Planning and Development, The 2011 Point- in- Time Es- timates of Homelessness In 2011 the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30...
Published: 30 October 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012658-021
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1265-8
... based, wac meetings and actions have the compelling quality of process art: things come together, and then they intuitively click. At a meeting, the first thing you notice is the anger, a fissioning energy that seems as though it might lead anywhere. The room has the excitement of danger; at the Friends...
Published: 24 July 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012061-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1206-1
... of app- based ser vice providers. Insofar as this program manages to automate the pro cess of airspace authorization, it can be approached in the context of concerns about the way in which digital data is troubling and reconstituting expertise. 5 Yet because the provision of traffic management...
Published: 25 October 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478004639-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0463-9
... respite at a desk protected by a plastic screen where he communicated with the shooters via a live webcam and a chat room. 20 Public engagement was central to the project, as Bilal could communicate directly with, and serve as target for, an audience that he often referred to as the armchair warriors...
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By Hannah Knox
Published: 24 August 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012405-015
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1240-5
... Korbel, Phil, 89 Kyoto Protocol, 99, 102, 109 110 Latour, Bruno, 20, 48, 266, 269 270 Law, John, 117 Lawson, Nigel, 13 Leese, Richard, 37 39, 50, 157 Letouche, Serge, 224 Lezuan, Javier, 202 literature, based around climate change, 25 26 local authorities in the UK, 52 55, 71, 157, 160, 273n5...
Published: 30 October 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377436-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7743-6
..., we meet up with Reinhart Koselleck and Robert Shiller, Thomas Hobbes and David Harvey, John Locke and Michael Lewis, the Ma- sonic lodges and the hedge fund managers. We shift from prophecy and prognosis to risk- based pricing and adjustable rate mortgages, from epochal consciousness to asset bubbles...
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By Dwaipayan Banerjee
Published: 24 July 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012214-010
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1221-4
...- tice, 95; patient empathy, 14, 90 91, 111, 119 20; and phantom limb pain, 106 12; photographs of, 117; physician cancer experiences, 113 14; physician dedica- tion, 119; rarity of, 84 85; research at, 92 94; resource struggles, 91; and struc- tural limits, 120; training, 92. See also Dr...