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Book: Brutalism
Series: Theory in Forms
Published: 24 December 2023
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2772-0
... the human the machine force relations the inappropriable reign of technology ...
Book: Brutalism
Series: Theory in Forms
Published: 24 December 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027720-002
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2772-0
..., roaring parts, artificial organs, and moving machines, to these we must add imaginary activity. the human the machine force relations the inappropriable reign of technology ...
Series: Narrating Native Histories
Published: 08 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375692-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7569-2
... practices and forced inter-American diasporas experienced by previous generations. It also examines the cultural placement of slaves into the households of their Castilian masters, arguing that the label indio acquired meaning in relation to masters with their own sets of expectations and in relation...
Published: 05 August 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374022-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7402-2
... shaped in the aftermath of what is generally labeled the postsocialist era, which includes China’s entry into the World Trade Organization and its subsequent intensive capitalist take-off. The essay examines the imbrication of three related forces in workers’ lives: origin stories in relation...
Published: 01 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374534-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7453-4
... that subaltern stories and myths can hold the subaltern world together by making the outside world recognize subalterns as autonomous subjects with a viable world, it also gestures to a force of worlding that cannot be reduced into a divine force. Amitav Ghosh subaltern Sundarbans environmentalism...
Book Chapter

By Ulrich Oslender
Series: New Ecologies for the Twenty-First Century
Published: 25 March 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374404-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7440-4
... mining. These changing economic, social, and political relations in the region have led to the killing of activists, massacres of entire communities, and massive forced displacement. The epilogue juxtaposes this dehumanizing condition and relentless environmental destruction to the progressive spirit...
Series: ANIMA: Critical Race Studies Otherwise
Published: 30 September 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027201-015
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2720-1
... is that process philosophy, the study of the relational imbrications through which worlds form themselves, echoes with the call for a sociality that is Black in its ethicoaesthetic commitment to worlding and, further, that this call inclines via the force of the impersonal. process philosophy blackness...
Published: 12 May 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373209-021
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7320-9
... and environmental forces on archipelagic thinking, as well as to links between the archipelagic imaginary and Internet cultures. This archipelagic method is thus extended beyond the specific domain of the sea to encompass broader social and technological relations in the contemporary world, with the afterword...
Book Chapter

By Tony Bennett
Published: 11 August 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027331-002
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2733-1
... on Michel Foucault's work to engage with the variable force that has been attributed to habit in different discourses regulated by different authorities and put to use in different apparatuses of power. This prepares the way for a discussion of how habit operates differently in relation to the “politics...
Published: 11 August 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027331-004
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2733-1
... This chapter examines the significance of a range of new actors associated with nineteenth-century developments in physiology and psychology—the reflex arc and instincts, for example—in reworking the conceptions of mind-body relations that had informed John Locke's account of the role played...
Published: 16 September 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374930-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7493-0
... described, he feels other forces impinge upon his body—violently. Reading Fanon, this chapter argues that these forces should be considered in a poetics of flesh. Engaging Caribbean poet Aimé Césaire, the chapter also points toward the possibility of envisioning carnal relations beyond the limits...
Series: ANIMA
Published: 22 April 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7467-1
... of accounting for the particular ways in which interspecies relations intersect with the structural forces of capital and the security state. posthumanism biopolitics empire postcolonial studies ...
Published: 11 March 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374527-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7452-7
... Chapter 2 builds on the first chapter’s focus on the abstract dimension of capitalist social relations—personified by Chinese labor—by turning its attention to the concrete dimension of capitalist social relations personified in artistic depictions of the settler landscape. Turning...
Series: Sign, Storage, Transmission
Published: 25 February 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376224-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7622-4
... This chapter describes the large-scale cultural forces affecting cable networks from the mid-1900s through the present in order to establish a historical context for the book. It begins with a discussion of how the global telegraph network reflected colonial interests between the 1850s...
Published: 01 April 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374572-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7457-2
... the workings of this translative force among early twenty-first-century middle-class Filipinos in the context of a particular historical event: the civilian-backed coup that overthrew President Joseph Estrada in 2001. The focus is on two distinct but related media: the cell phone and the crowd. Cell phones...
Published: 17 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373094-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7309-4
... How did the “glass ceiling” and related characteristics of female labor force experience become recognized as a proper object for social scientific study? Exploring interactions between the contexts of discovery and justification reveals how this phenomenon was recognized and established...
Series: The Lewis Henry Morgan Lectures
Published: 04 August 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478024538-011
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2453-8
... This short interstitial chapter examines representations of ocean waves in disaster and science fiction movies, reading them for what they can indicate about shifting ideological accounts of human-ocean relations. The chapter tracks the technical conjuring of such on-screen waves, made using...
Published: 19 April 2024
DOI: 10.1215/9781478059400-008
EISBN: 978-1-4780-5940-0
... Since the 1990s, queer anthropology has described sexuality and gender in relation to a transnational scale. A transnational approach expands the classic anthropological view of cultural difference manifest in insular societies to consider the effects of global forces on queer being...
Published: 07 April 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373162-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7316-2
... desires and how these desires have been marginalized and subsumed under colonial social forces and Christian ideologies. Using a mixture of writing styles, including analytic essay, creative nonfiction, and personal narrative, the chapter examines the meaning of pansexual relations and how these stories...
Published: 16 February 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375845-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7584-5
... of those factors, the chapter shows how the divergences documented in the book are tied to broader cultural, political, and practical forces that extend far beyond specific concerns related to disability and sexuality. Grundtvig negotiation state state feminism statist individualism ...