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Series: On Decoloniality
Published: 09 July 2021
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0257-4
...Geopolitics, Social Classification, and Border Thinking ...
Published: 15 June 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386599-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8659-9
Series: Post-Contemporary Interventions
Published: 01 January 1993
DOI: 10.1215/9780822398646-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9864-6
Series: Body, commodity, text
Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822399179-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9917-9
Published: 12 April 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386414-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8641-4
Published: 08 November 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478005650-004
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0565-0
Published: 15 May 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7546-3
... birth certificates transgender New York City sex classification ...
Published: 15 May 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375463-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7546-3
... By documenting unchanging facts such as date of birth, place of birth, parents, and sex, a birth certificate establishes a permanent link between an individual's identity and their body. As a permanent biometric measure, sex classification stands alone: a visual inspection of an individual's...
Published: 15 May 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7546-3
..., and sex, a birth certificate establishes a permanent link between an individual's identity and their body. As a permanent biometric measure, sex classification stands alone: a visual inspection of an individual's person cannot provide the truth of their current name or date of birth or their country...
Published: 01 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373605-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7360-5
..., it focuses on the substitution of the concept of relative cultures for the idea of race as an explanation for human difference. These issues are explored with regard to the museum’s collecting in both North America and the Old World, as well as the resultant classification of relative culture areas...
Published: 09 March 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375869-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7586-9
... and economic calculations, but people’s ways of measuring changes in their surroundings do not necessarily rely on legal classifications of water, environmental standards, or scientific studies. The engagement and interactions between people, land, and other elements of the environment—made through affect...
Published: 19 September 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375258-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7525-8
... This chapter details the marketing of reggaetón as “Hurban” (a combination of “Hispanic” and “urban”) once it entered the United States. Through a close reading of newspaper and magazine coverage of reggaetón, this chapter shows how the Hurban classification reinforced dominant distinctions...
Series: Perverse Modernities: A Series Edited by Jack Halberstam and Lisa Lowe
Published: 01 January 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376194-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7619-4
... This chapter examines the emergence of San Francisco’s cross-dressing law at the crossroads of three forces: defining cross-dressing and prostitution as indecency, framing indecency as a societal problem in need of intervention, and identifying local law as the solution. The classification...
Published: 01 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374824-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7482-4
... as a phenomenon in itself, independent of materiality. These concepts led Schaeffer to attempt a new classification and description of sounds, in which the traditional aspects of musical sound (pitch, duration, intensity, and timbre) would be rethought in different terms: mass, maintenance, grain, caliber...
Published: 20 May 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375647-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7564-7
..., over the course of the nineteenth century, from an exclusive system of colonial seizure, occupation and slavery to imperial sovereignty whose command included global trades in goods and people, manufacture on the Indian subcontinent and trade through treaty ports, classification and criminalization...
Book Chapter

By Fabiana Li
Published: 09 March 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7586-9
... management plans. Equivalences shift the focus of discussion toward technical solutions and economic calculations, but people’s ways of measuring changes in their surroundings do not necessarily rely on legal classifications of water, environmental standards, or scientific studies. The engagement...
Published: 01 January 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7482-4
...: sound conceived as a phenomenon in itself, independent of materiality. These concepts led Schaeffer to attempt a new classification and description of sounds, in which the traditional aspects of musical sound (pitch, duration, intensity, and timbre) would be rethought in different terms: mass...
Book Chapter

By Kathryn Lynn Stoner
... of the Library of Congress. Beginning with the North American Census of Cuba in 1899, Cuban censuses were comprehensive and fairly sophisticated. They include both tabulated and untabulated statistics, which give the researcher raw figures as well as analyzed studies. Units of classification remain fairly...
Published: 09 May 1991
DOI: 10.1215/9780822381686-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8168-6
... of the Library of Congress. Beginning with the North American Census of Cuba in 1899, Cuban censuses were comprehensive and fairly sophisticated. They include both tabulated and untabulated statistics, which give the researcher raw figures as well as analyzed studies. Units of classification remain fairly...
Published: 09 May 1991
DOI: 10.1215/9780822381686-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8168-6
... of the Library of Congress. Beginning with the North American Census of Cuba in 1899, Cuban censuses were comprehensive and fairly sophisticated. They include both tabulated and untabulated statistics, which give the researcher raw figures as well as analyzed studies. Units of classification remain fairly...