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By Gerald M. Sider
Published: 21 October 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7504-3
... suburbia GI Bill Ford floating state Prometheus ...
Book Chapter

By Gerald M. Sider
Published: 21 October 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375043-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7504-3
... This chapter covers suburbs and stables, the GI Bill of Rights and race, Ford and Fordism, yammering, getting high, Max Weber and Michel Foucault and their fantasies of control, and “floatingstates and democracies. It invokes Prometheus and the rock chained to each other, and how that matters...
Published: 21 October 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7504-3
...” states and democracies. It invokes Prometheus and the rock chained to each other, and how that matters to the fire in our bellies. suburbia GI Bill Ford floating state Prometheus The interweaving of intimacy, domination, distance, and anger in the production of race, racism, gender...
Published: 12 May 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373209-015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7320-9
... How can we think about the longstanding, diverse, irreversible, and invisible/suffocating relationship between “America” and the Pacific? This chapter proposes that the nonbiodegradable debris that floats in the North Pacific known as the “great Pacific garbage patch” is an archipelagic metaphor...
Series: Elements
Published: 19 January 2024
DOI: 10.1215/9781478059011-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-5901-1
...—of their work are the elements themselves. Floating, flying, and sailing in pursuit of poachers is made possible by the atmosphere and the ocean's fluid states. This chapter gathers theoretical insights from marine geographers Kimberley Peters and Philip Steinberg to situate Sea Shepherd's use of technologies...
Published: 12 May 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7320-9
... can we think about the longstanding, diverse, irreversible, and invisible/suffocating relationship between “America” and the Pacific? This chapter proposes that the nonbiodegradable debris that floats in the North Pacific known as the “great Pacific garbage patch” is an archipelagic metaphor by which...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... story, an elderly male figure travels from the north to the south of Lake Titicaca. He is imprisoned, then cast away on a raft on the lake. As his raft drifts, it opens up the Desaguadero River, on which it then floats farther south, giving distinct features to the Andean landscape. The version...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
.... Over a week, the city feted the viceroy, one highlight being an allegorical masquerade including a float of the splendid mountain of silver. Bartolomé Arzáns de Orsúa y Vela’s description of the viceregal entry celebrates the city’s munificence and loyalty to the Crown, but also contains muted...