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Published: 06 March 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387756-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8775-6
... Contributions of a Gender Perspective to the Analysis of Poverty Sylvia Chant Although there is no clear consensus on how poverty should be defined and mea- sured, in general terms approaches to poverty have become more holistic...
Published: 05 June 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395409-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9540-9
... ONE Major Contributions to Socio log i cal Th eory and Research on Empire, 1830s– Present george steinmetz INTRODUCTION: A HIDDEN GENEALOGY Sociologists have analyzed empires throughout the entire...
Published: 19 March 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388999-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8899-9
... 6 Enrique Dussel’s Contribution to the De-colonial Turn From the Critique of Modernity to Transmodernity The elucidation of Dussel’s contribution to the ethico-political de...
Published: 04 June 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395362-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9536-2
... Contribution and the Foucauldian Critique The argumentative turn in policy analysis and planning is based on the insight that our language does not simply mirror the world but that instead language profoundly shapes our view of the world. Since "public policy is made oflanguage;' as Giandomenico...
Published: 01 January 1994
DOI: 10.1215/9780822396666-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9666-6
Published: 01 September 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393986-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9398-6
...2 | ALICE BULLARD Denial, La Crypte, and Magic Contributions to the Global Unconscious from Late Colonial French West African Psychiatry n her book Imperial Leather, Anne McClintock discusses a Euro- Ipean imperial identity created via the negation of difference, a...
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By Marc D. Perry
Published: 01 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374954-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7495-4
... A brief postscript revisits the book’s main arguments and contributions, and offers a closing vignette involving Cuban raperos in New Orleans. ...
Published: 17 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372721-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7272-1
... Giving a commencement address to Fisk University, a historically black institution, Richard Brodhead reflects on the legacy of Fisk alumnus and Duke historian John Hope Franklin and how graduates can contribute to the common good. ...
Published: 03 October 2007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9019-0
... authors. In addition to his excellent contribution to the book, Eric Schaefer also graciously made his photo-still and pressbook collection available for illustrative material. I would also like to thank my colleague Scott Curtis and the...
Published: 24 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373131-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7313-1
... Chapter 3 focuses on Kānepuʻu’s contributions to native geography, which display his feelings of and commitment to aloha ʻāina. In the chapter I describe and analyze two of Kānepuʻu’s important works in the hope that, first, it will contribute to the ongoing project of several Kanaka scholars...
Published: 24 February 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373292-016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7329-2
... theory in Japan , the afterword rearranges the contributions into three “modes”: Remediating the West , Mediatizing Japan , and Inter-izing (Beyond) Japan . This draws out possibilities of speaking to specificity of media and media theorization while taking the movement across contexts into account...
Published: 01 January 2004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8584-4
... acknowledgments Thanks to Eric Smoodin for encouraging this book in the first place and to Ken Wissoker and Duke University Press for making it happen. Many stu- dents in many classes at uc Irvine and uc Berkeley—and not only those who have contributed to...
Published: 12 October 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374978-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7497-8
... This chapter contributes to scholarly discussions of the role of popular fiction in the development of a female selfhood. It explores how reading Urdu-language fiction contributed to the development of a young Muslim girl’s sense of self, as she was growing up in the 1920s in a scholarly...
Published: 15 July 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374008-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7400-8
..., and allowing party barons virtually unlimited tenure that contributed to aging leadership and stagnation across the Soviet system. His farm policies failed to address underlying problems of the collectivized agricultural system but led to a large rise in unproductive spending that contributed to...
Published: 09 September 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373926-016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7392-6
... label also released a compilation album—titled Mutant Disco: A Subtle Discolation of the Norm in the United Kingdom—that captured the zeitgeist. David Byrne and Brian Eno contributed to the mutant moment with the release of My Life in the Bush of Ghosts. Arthur Russell joined in with 24 → 24 Music...
Published: 13 May 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374213-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7421-3
... The introduction situates the work of the book within critical feminist theories of monogamy and feminist conversations about science and its proper objects. It explains how the book’s objects of inquiry, primary sources, and critical methodologies contribute to a naturecultural approach to...
Published: 04 March 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375739-014
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7573-9
...; autobiography and other forms of experience in relation to the philosophy of plasticity; and philosophy’s contribution and critique of the construction of racial and gendered difference. ...
Published: 06 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375470-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7547-0
... credits the importance of neuroscientific contributions to the understanding of the psyche and its wounds. However, despite this crediting, he nonetheless remain doubtful that these new elaborations can substitute for the Freudian and Lacanian definitions of traumas. ...
Published: 03 June 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374220-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7422-0
... This chapter argues that market theories of religion that are based on the notion of “rational choice” do not contribute to our understanding of the transcendental value of money and markets in our social life. Such theories depend on a too narrow interpretation of “rationality” and neglect the...
Published: 01 January 2008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9011-4
...Acknowledgments We thank the people who shared their ideas and helped guide the direction of this book. Special thanks go to all those who suggested or made particu- lar contributions, translated or edited individual selections, and otherwise helped in the difficult task of...