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Published: 02 July 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395584-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9558-4
... § 1 £ THE FAILURE OF ZULU ETHNIC INTEGRATION IN THE PRECOLONIAL ZULU KINGDOM Ask Zulus today when their ancestors first became Zulus, and F they may greet the question with puzzlement. Those with a little more historical...
Published: 29 August 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394358-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9435-8
... ChApter three The Queer Art of Failure If at first you don’t succeed, failure may be your style. —Quentin Crisp, The Naked Civil Servant The value of some aspects of historical gay identity—deeply ideological though they may be—have been diminished or...
Published: 29 August 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394358-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9435-8
... ChApter six Animating Failure enDing, Fleeing, surviving Who am I? Why a fox? Why not a horse, or a beetle, or a bald eagle? I’m saying this more as, like, existentialism, you know? Who am I? And how can a fox ever be...
Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392644-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9264-4
... ANGÉLICA CHÁZARO, JENNIFER CASEY, AND KATHERINE RUHL k Getting Away with Murder GUATEMALA’S FAILURE TO PROTECT WOMEN AND RODI ALVARADO’S QUEST FOR SAFETY After su√ering ten years of brutal domestic violence, with...
Published: 17 November 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385028-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8502-8
...n PART II Risk, Insurance, and Redistribution SHERRY A. GLIED n Health Insurance and Market Failure since Arrow Illness is usually unexpected and often costly. Health insurance is a contingent claims contract that moves...
Published: 17 November 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385028-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8502-8
...n PART III Information, Knowledge, and Medical Markets DEBORAH HAAS-WILSON n Arrow and the Information Market Failure in Health Care: The Changing Content and Sources of Health Care Information Kenneth Arrow’s...
Published: 19 May 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389101-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8910-1
... Feminism, Institutionalism, and the Idiom of Failure Robyn Wiegman Essays that come into being in the utopian idiom of contemporary cultural critique often take a great risk when they arrive at the moment...
Published: 16 March 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390725-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9072-5
...8 The Failure of Culture the central thought in Adorno’s critical theory of culture is formulated in Minima Moralia: ‘‘that culture has failed until now is no justification for reinforcing its failure It was always the culturally critical standpoint of critical...
Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391258-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9125-8
... Natalie Boero 11 / Bypassing Blame Ba iT r a r c Surgery and the Case of Biomedical Failure ncreasingly the term “epidemic” is being used in the  Imedia, medical journals, and health policy literature to describe the prevalence of fatness in the United States...
Published: 19 October 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391043-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9104-3
... six Learning from Failure Antilock Systems Emerge in the United States A common issue that arises in the history of science and technol- ogy is the priority dispute.∞ In the least interesting and most easily solved cases, these arguments...
Published: 09 February 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386964-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8696-4
... Jesus. Beach’s sermon is a word of critique, from inside the university establishment, to an in- creasingly affluent congregation in the late 1950s. Education for Failure Palm Sunday April 14, 1957 waldo beach OneofourfavoriteAmericanwordsistheword...
Published: 04 July 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387008-089
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8700-8
... The Failure of Southern Representation for Jonathan Silver, sculptor i Sunlight’s impasto on brightleaf has not yet Curled wet-lipped, no moccasin-caduceus on cypress has Slithered in succulent gesture. Unrepresentable...
Published: 08 September 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385578-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8557-8
...6 Constitutional Failure One must take every intellectual movement metaphysically and morally seriously not as an example of abstract principle, but as a concrete historical reality in the context of historical processes.—carl schmitt, Politische Romantik The crisis that began on Black...
Published: 03 October 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390190-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9019-0
...J e f f r e y S c o n c e Movies  A Century of Failure n the distant science-fiction future of 1995, a bored French- ​Iman decides to spend the afternoon at the cinema. He looks through the ads for the current titles in release: Dracula versus...
Published: 01 January 1997
DOI: 10.1215/9780822399353-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9935-3
...TEACHING On Failure and Anonymity The most useful course that an art school could offer today would be one called "On Failure and Anonymity," for these are the truest con• ditions of the artist's life, all artists, even the great and famous ones. Art schools are graduating hundreds...
Published: 31 January 1990
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382843-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8284-3
... "The Indian Towns Have Been Deserted but the Indians Have Not Disappeared": The Failure of the Reducciones OLON IAL AUTHORITIES did not have to be convinced of the C significance of indigenous migration. But they would have been surprised-perhaps even...
Published: 01 January 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386445-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8644-5
...Rasheed Araeen The Success and the Failure of the Black Arts Movement In this essay, my aim is first to give a brief history of the Black Arts Movement in Britain in the 1980s, describe its aims and objectives—and indeed its true vision—and then to assess its success. Finally, I...
Published: 29 June 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385851-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8585-1
... volker frank Politics without Policy: The Failure of Social Concertation in Democratic Chile, 1990–2000 As many Latin American nations continue their di≈cult task of economic re- form...
Published: 08 November 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384236-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8423-6
... FAILURE OF THE IMAGINARY: GENDERED EXCESS OF THE INDONESIAN NATION Sylvia Tiwon w Indonesia was willed into birth out of and against the Dutch East Indies that had sought to...
Published: 13 January 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385745-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8574-5
... 6 Failure of Discipline: The Suppression of Popular Politics, 1875–1886 The general impression is that the bourgeoisie in the nineteenth century were relatively confident about the peasants...