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Published: 03 April 2002
... Cavalry Charge” describes are examined in Robertson, Soldiers Blue and Gray, where the decisive role of the infantry is acknowledged (19). For an account of the “fun and fury on the field” that draws all three branches together, see Carlton McCarthy, Detailed Minutiae of Soldier Life in the Army...
Published: 01 January 1995
Published: 01 January 2001
Book: Counter-History of the Present : Untimely Interrogations into Globalization, Technology, Democracy
Published: 14 April 2017
... of the present can free us from supposed fatalities and create space for taking charge of historical possibilities. historical determinism history of the future social transformation emancipation ...
Series: Archives of empire ;
Published: 10 December 2003
Published: 02 November 2015
... This chapter focuses on the choreography and execution of an erotically charged song-and-dance sequence, broaching the morally ambiguous status of pleasure in Indian cinema. pleasure dance choreography sexuality Michel Foucault ...
Published: 24 April 2015
... Describes the circumstances surrounding the death of Rosemarie’s favorite older brother, Bud. The fact that her parents didn’t press charges against Bud’s killer informed Rosemarie’s belief in nonviolence. Charles Dock Freeney Sr. (“Bud”) death nonviolence Ella Lee Freeney (“Mama...
Series: Narrating Native Histories
Published: 08 April 2015
.... They read the past from the vantage point of five, ten, or even twenty years after the moment of capture. Indigenous slaves responded to these charges by expressing their understandings of these legal categories in relation to their own versions of the past. cannibalism legal narratives indio just...
Book: Media Theory in Japan
Published: 24 February 2017
... of a national boundary to “an inside-out as much as an outside-in.” This spatial dynamic plays out on the background of media and their theorization from different times, as well as of the different temporalities with which they are respectively charged. It is an encounter that is both necessarily overdue...
Series: New Ecologies for the Twenty-First Century
Published: 25 March 2016
... research in a politically charged context. It outlines how the author’s prolonged presence among Afro-Colombians in Guapi led to a dialogical engagement, drawing on a rich tradition of experimental ethnographies and activist methodologies proposed by paradigmatic figures such as Paulo Freire and Orlando...
Published: 27 May 2016
..., internal communications, and legal responses to state repression and subversion charges. The chapter theorizes the relation between archives, documentation, and history to draw attention to the dynamic attributes of student movement archival materials—from their fetish quality as invaluable souvenirs...
Book: Watering the Revolution: An Environmental and Technological History of Agrarian Reform in Mexico
Published: 19 May 2017
... The chapter reveals the envirotechnically complex and sociopolitically charged tasks that government técnicos encountered trying to make the reparto de tierras (land distribution) of 1936 compatible with the reparto de aguas (water distribution). Facing a series of difficult tradeoffs...
Published: 14 October 2015
... of political identity and questions of social justice. People promoting digital payment to uplift the poor or technological solutions for financial inclusion are not exempt from this political and moral charge. This chapter argues that money innovators must acknowledge their position in a long history...
Series: Experimental Futures
Published: 07 August 2015
...,” that is, the norms, mores, comportments, affects, and skills, appropriate to building sound models of protein structure. It documents the “affective entanglements” that shape modelers’ relationships with their materials, instruments, and their data, and the affectively charged stories they come to tell about...
Series: Public Planet Books
Published: 30 September 2015
... Muslim perspectives and practices challenge and contest secular hegemony on definitions of self and sexuality. The headscarf as a powerful marker of Muslim religiosity reveals a historically charged intercivilizational field and a multilayered realm of conflicts. Muslim women’s covering breaks away...
Series: Global Insecurities
Published: 27 May 2016
... This chapter examines the forms of temporality and futurity produced by the politics of security and the government of risk. It does so by examining temporal framings, practices, and sensibilities among architects and engineers charged with the technical designation of “zones of high risk...
Series: Critical Global Health: Evidence, Efficacy, Ethnography
Published: 05 March 2016
..., the Veterans Health Administration, this chapter examines some of the challenges of bringing qualitative data and research methodologies to bear within the politically charged, outcome-driven context of a U.S. government institution. An rct among veterans with spinal cord injury serves as a case study...
Published: 26 February 2016
... of this period was that the charge of corruption emerged as a political strategy and undergirded a new form of politics. Emir Bello Emir Aliyu indirect rule taxation ...
Series: Asia-Pacific: Culture, Politics, and Society
Published: 23 February 2015
... into its functionaries in charge of maintaining its authority within their old communities. This incorporation of the former Ryūkyū kingdom elites into the bureaucratic structure of the Meiji state exacerbated existing social tensions and prepared the ground for new conflicts that subsequent chapters...
Book: Repeating Žižek
Series: [sic] Series
Published: 06 April 2015
..., inaccurate, too rapid, dependent on secondary sources, and otherwise unreliable. Without simply exonerating Žižek from these charges, the chapter considers this ‘bad reading’, which violates the protocols of academia and philosophy, as a method. Whereas Žižek seeks his own philosophical credentials...