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Series: e-Duke books scholarly collection.
Published: 27 December 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393252-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9325-2
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 01 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373865-105
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7386-5
Series: Asia-Pacific: Culture, Politics, and Society
Published: 25 October 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383598-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8359-8
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By Eli Clare
Published: 13 January 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7352-0
... defect defectiveness eradication personhood Terri Schiavo ...
Book Chapter

By Eli Clare
Published: 13 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373520-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7352-0
... of violence and oppression. The section then turns to cure’s relationship to eradication and the different kinds of comfort and violence that accompany it—the elimination of a virus, of future existence, of present-day embodiments, or in some cases of life itself. The last part of the section centers on Terri...
Published: 04 August 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027157-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2715-7
... their value systems in protest, advocacy, and social movement work in response to institutional violence by shapeshifting ethics. In their activism and other resistance and abolitionist work, they are animated by a desire to effect change in public discourses and communities—specifically, to eradicate...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-131
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... In the U.S. War on Drugs in the Andes, one of the stated aims was to eliminate the production of raw material for cocaine, although in Bolivia the traditional cultivation and consumption of coca leaf was so well established that it would be impossible to eradicate the crop completely. The 1988...
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By Tanja Petrović
Series: Theory in Forms
Published: 15 March 2024
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027805-009
EISBN: 978-1-4780-9378-7
... of ethnic identity, dismantling known worlds, and eradicating once imaginable futures. It insists on the causal relationship between the experience of serving in the Yugoslav People’s Army and the violence in which Yugoslavia disintegrated. Such a view normalizes a particular narrative of the end...
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By Eli Clare
Published: 13 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373520-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7352-0
... ecosystem interdependencies and from the creation of disability access and community. In tandem with this discussion is an exploration of the relationship between monocultures, eradication, and the un-choosing of disability. Additionally this section introduces gender transition, the author’s transgender...
Book Chapter

By Eli Clare
Published: 13 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373520-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7352-0
... ecosystem interdependencies and from the creation of disability access and community. In tandem with this discussion is an exploration of the relationship between monocultures, eradication, and the un-choosing of disability. Additionally this section introduces gender transition, the author’s transgender...
Published: 29 April 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374312-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7431-2
... The chapter discusses how the Indian state’s efforts to bring Dalits to parity with other groups in society have yielded results that are more a continuity than a change. Academic discourse assumes that caste is birth-based and hence to be eradicated, while class is desirable as it can...
Series: ANIMA
Published: 22 April 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374671-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7467-1
... This chapter argues that the global eradication of smallpox in the 1970s helped produce a key justification for the neoconservative U.S. war against Iraq in 2003. The war was partially justified by the claim that Iraq had the wherewithal to spread epidemic smallpox against an unvaccinated U.S...
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By Eli Clare
Published: 13 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373520-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7352-0
... This section explores different ways in which cure functions, starting with how cure research prioritizes the future, often more interested in future-focused eradication than present-day access. These priorities are reflected in the missions and fund-raising strategies of many disability...
Published: 16 September 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373711-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7371-1
... what she names as a conflation of race and racism, Reed argues that (white) queer theory often undermines the eradication of institutionalized racism and, instead, buttresses the very oppressive structures it purports to undermine through its co-optation of civil rights strategies, discourses...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-071
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... the investigation was ostensibly an objective one, the commission’s final recommendation to eradicate coca consumption had been contemplated in advance. The commission’s methodology was loose and arbitrary, with little scientific foundation and scant field research (a mere three weeks in Bolivia), and the report...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-137
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
...” policy aimed at eradicating 100 percent of the coca plantations in the Chapare. In protest, thousands of coca growers marched in the city of Chapare and engaged in confrontations with the police. During the violence, pro-coca demonstrators seized, tortured, and killed two policemen. Congress immediately...
Published: 10 November 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027553-013
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2755-3
... interdictions at US borders and environmentally destructive crop eradication techniques. These harsh measures did not control drug use well, as the opioid epidemic that began in the 1990s showed. Americans also significantly changed their attitude about marijuana, and a legalization effort had many successes...
Published: 29 April 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7431-2
... a change. Academic discourse assumes that caste is birth-based and hence to be eradicated, while class is desirable as it can be acquired. Electoral politics and affirmative action help caste to remain a force. While promising its beneficiaries economic mobility, affirmative action mandates...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-120
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... the traditional cultivation and consumption of coca leaf was so well established that it would be impossible to eradicate the crop completely. The 1988 Law on Coca and Controlled Substances (Law 1008), written with United States oversight, established a limit on traditional coca production and declared all...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-136
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... coca” policy aimed at eradicating 100 percent of the coca plantations in the Chapare. In protest, thousands of coca growers marched in the city of Chapare and engaged in confrontations with the police. During the violence, pro-coca demonstrators seized, tortured, and killed two policemen. Congress...