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Published: 08 September 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376187-051
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7618-7
Published: 24 June 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392729-092
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9272-9
Published: 24 June 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392729-119
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9272-9
Published: 24 June 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392729-123
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9272-9
Published: 08 September 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376187-051
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7618-7
Series: Perverse Modernities: A Series Edited by Jack Halberstam and Lisa Lowe
Published: 11 November 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374862-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7486-2
Published: 07 May 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376613-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7661-3
Series: American Encounters/Global Interactions
Published: 17 June 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384519-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8451-9
Series: e-Duke books scholarly collection.
Published: 01 January 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392477
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9247-7
Published: 27 November 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027607-010
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2760-7
... change as a transnational problem perpetrated by colonial and capitalist frameworks, this chapter puts forth an alternative framework for governing geoengineering practices that enhance, rather than degrade, Indigenous sovereignty. This proposed framework engages polycentricity and ties together diverse...
Published: 07 May 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376613-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7661-3
Book Chapter

By Lisa Lowe
Published: 20 May 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7564-7
... liberalism John Stuart Mill Hong Kong colonial government Chinese treaty ports ...
Published: 20 May 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375647-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7564-7
... Liberal utilitarian and humanitarian arguments provided for the innovations in colonial government that administered the conduct of labor, movement, and trade in the post–Opium War Chinese treaty ports, and criminal justice in the new Crown Colony of Hong Kong. This chapter discusses John Stuart...
Published: 26 February 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374541-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7454-1
... Before the start of the colonial period, reciprocal gift giving was a central aspect of statecraft in the Sokoto caliphate. The reorganization of government institutions during the early colonial period criminalized well-established practices even while undermining officials’ incomes...
Book Chapter

By Paul Wenzel Geissler
Series: Critical Global Health: Evidence, Efficacy, Ethnography
Published: 19 January 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7627-9
... para-state nation-state government developmental state neoliberalisation science medicine health research Africa colonialism post-colonial ...
Published: 13 October 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027546-004
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2754-6
... of colonial governance in the Philippines and organized the police force in US-occupied Havana. This chapter explores the similarities between attempts to subordinate US overseas colonies and multiracial New York City. After becoming police commissioner in 1903, Greene reorganized the detective bureau...
Published: 17 November 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027584-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2758-4
... ascendancy of a biracial insurgent coalition, thereby thwarting the success of the Cuban independence project. The US occupation served as a means through which to reconstitute the former colonial polities and at the same time revive the very hierarchies of race that had sustained Spanish colonial governance...
Series: Theory in Forms
Published: 05 April 2024
DOI: 10.1215/9781478059325-008
EISBN: 978-1-4780-5932-5
..., the isolated Taita Hills attracted the interests of the colonial government, two anthropologists from Cambridge, and a Canadian psychiatrist and amateur photographer. The cross-section of competing claims about Taita “stress” gives us an opportunity to read into everyday Taita life amid a surge of new economic...
Series: Theory in Forms
Published: 05 April 2024
EISBN: 978-1-4780-5932-5
.... For a brief period in the 1950s, the isolated Taita Hills attracted the interests of the colonial government, two anthropologists from Cambridge, and a Canadian psychiatrist and amateur photographer. The cross-section of competing claims about Taita “stress” gives us an opportunity to read into everyday Taita...
Series: a John Hope Franklin Center Book
Published: 14 October 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373612-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7361-2
... This chapter seeks to reorient how the political rationalities of imperial forms have been conceived. It considers how a focus on the “supremacy of reason” as the master trope of colonial government by which empire’s agents claimed their authority has displaced the affective work...