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Series: Archives of empire ;
Published: 10 December 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385042-059
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8504-2
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 01 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373865-066
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7386-5
Series: a Camera Obscura Book
Published: 16 March 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371854-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7185-4
Series: The World Readers
Published: 01 January 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392279-089
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9227-9
Published: 17 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373094-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7309-4
... In recent years, the European Commission (EC) has used various forms of public demonstrations, including technological demos, to manage its research and development programs. Based on sociological observations of one of these programs in the field of information technologies, this chapter shows...
Series: Asia-Pacific: Culture, Politics, and Society
Published: 20 September 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384120-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8412-0
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By Doreen Lee
Published: 27 May 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7409-1
... Wiji Thukul resistance poetry demonstrations urban spatial politics student expertise ...
Book Chapter

By Doreen Lee
Published: 27 May 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374091-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7409-1
... Chapter 2 describes how student activists laid claim to the city through spectacular displays of political participation, most evident in organized marches and demonstrations. Student expertise brought together middle-class university activists with rural and urban poor in a reformed nationalist...
Published: 07 April 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372929-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7292-9
... rights are among the most important values that migrants are expected to internalize and respect. While influential interpretations of civic integration policies such as Christian Joppke’s have claimed that the theme of gender equality conveyed by these policies demonstrates the liberal, as opposed...
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By Nikhil Anand
Published: 17 February 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373599-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7359-9
... This chapter demonstrates how the city’s urban government is extended into the region through projects to secure ever-increasing quantities of water from nearby rural areas. It details how rainfall in an agrarian district one hundred kilometers from the city is made Mumbai’s not just through...
Published: 16 September 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373711-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7371-1
... Kai M. Green stages a conversation between black lesbian feminism and transgender studies. Through a series of close readings of editorials by Alycee Lane that appeared in Black Lace , a black lesbian erotic magazine, he demonstrates how black lesbian as a Trans* modifier of feminism indexes...
Published: 18 June 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375609-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7560-9
... as immaterial workers in neo/liberal capitalism. Their translations of nature demonstrate the concept’s elusiveness, its entanglement with ideas of freedom and liberation, and its significance for what it means to be human in a globalizing world. Acknowledging the urgency of contemporary concerns about...
Series: [sic] Series
Published: 06 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375470-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7547-0
... it demonstrates why and how Žižek’s positions (as a systematic position) needs to be defended against any attack of any so called pragmatist neo-Hegelian. This then leads to a detailed reconstruction of one of the most surprising things that can be found in his Less than Nothing, namely a brilliant reading...
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By Lesley Gill
Published: 26 February 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374701-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7470-1
... This chapter focuses on the case of Barrancabermeja’s Coca-Cola workers. It demonstrates how political violence and accumulation by dispossession unraveled a relatively privileged and well-organized sector of Barrancabermeja’s working class and facilitated the growth of insecure and temporary...
Published: 21 April 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372912-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7291-2
... This chapter provides a historical overview of development trends in Guatemala, embedding national developments in a changing international context. It demonstrates how projects do not disappear but are repackaged using new buzzwords, as can be seen with the continued emphasis on nontraditional...
Series: Critical Global Health: Evidence, Efficacy, Ethnography
Published: 04 May 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375500-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7550-0
... This chapter demonstrates how patients and families become caught up in the world of kidney transplantation, especially living donor transplantation. Living kidney donation, in particular from an adult child to a parent, has become a normal cultural practice and a routine social fact...
Series: The C. L. R. James Archives
Published: 01 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373940-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7394-0
... In this chapter Nick Nesbitt explores the universalism of the Haitian Revolution. For Nesbitt, the Haitian Revolution is key for C. L. R. James in “demonstrating the viability of a vision of world, mass revolution: it offers a successful historical example of the mass-based, anti-imperialist...
Published: 17 August 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375104-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7510-4
... American Civilization —the chapter demonstrates how James managed competing claims to his national, political, and affective inclinations by mediating his attachments through the bodies of performers—particularly West Indian cricketers and American actresses. It demonstrates the centrality of James’s...
Published: 24 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373131-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7313-1
... In this chapter I analyze one of Poepoe’s most important works, “Moolelo Hawaii Kahiko” (Ancient Hawaiian history), serialized in 1906. The chapter demonstrates Poepoe’s commitment to teaching the younger generations of his own as well as our time. He presents the material, especially...
Published: 19 September 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375258-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7525-8
.... The chapter also provides important background about the Mano Dura contra el Crimen campaign in the mid-1990s in Puerto Rico, demonstrating how Mano Dura cemented stereotypes of urban blackness on the island that underground artists contested. A close analysis of Eddie Dee’s lyrics and music video for “Señor...