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Published: 02 March 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376330-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7633-0
...1001 Game OverPlay Again? One thing that PerkyPat said keeps coming back to me, almost every day: “My head just exploded.” I’ve felt it too, this sensation of cognitive overload. A sudden...
Published: 01 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375067-041
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7506-7
...The Animal Game Francisco José Viveiros de Castro In the early 1890s, a privately owned zoo located in the outlying neighborhood of Vila Isabel obtained a license from the municipal government to run a raffle de- signed to attract visitors. The scheme thought up by zoo owner João Batista...
Published: 12 June 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390909-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9090-9
...5 Players in the Game Entrepreneurship in the Cold War Dissensus Period, 1968–1989 Even the most diehard proponents of the “preeminent presidency” ac‑ knowledge that interbranch relations changed after the downturn in American involvement in the Vietnam...
Published: 01 January 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822378976-024
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7897-6
...Chapter 21 Double Dutch and the Culture Game Olu Oguibe For those who come to it from backgrounds outside Europe (the “ethnics,” “postcolonials,” “minorities,” all those who have ancestry, connections, or affiliations “elsewhere the arena of mainstream cultural practice in the...
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383505-032
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8350-5
...The Rules of the Game: before him—and he revels in every gory detail. A Evil Dead II . . . Meet sequel to Aliens: Aliens Meets the Demons of Hell? Or perhaps Evil Dead II in outer space? This is no Thy Doom...
Published: 01 January 1994
DOI: 10.1215/9780822379430-020
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7943-0
Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822378105-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7810-5
...GAME THEDRY Racial Embodiment and Media Crisis Stephen Michael Best We, over a period of time, have apparently decided that within American life we have one great repository where we're going to focus and imagine sensuality and exaggerated sensuality, all very removed and earthly...
Published: 03 January 2000
DOI: 10.1215/9780822380429-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8042-9
... 1 Playing the Game: An Introduction Imagine people amusing themselves in a field by playing with a ball. Throwing the ball aimlessly into the air, chasing one another with the ball. The whole time they are playing and...
Published: 03 January 2000
DOI: 10.1215/9780822380429-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8042-9
... 2 It’s All in the Game: Adjudication in a Nonfoundationalist Way There are the rules, and what we make of them. It’s the same with soccer and writing a book. . . . You’ve got to keep the ball on the island and the...
Published: 03 January 2000
DOI: 10.1215/9780822380429-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8042-9
... 3 The Language Game: From Ambiguity to Indeterminacy The game of doubting itself presupposes certainty. —Ludwig Wittgenstein, On Certainty The fact that law is a language is no longer...
Published: 03 January 2000
DOI: 10.1215/9780822380429-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8042-9
... 6 At Play in the Fields of Law: The Reasoning Game We cannot ask reason to take us across the gulfs of the absurd. Only the imagination can get us out of the eternal present. —Ursula Le Guin, Dancing at the...
Published: 22 April 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386674-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8667-4
... chapter two The Rules of the Game: Punishment in The Wide Wide World ‘‘If ye love me, keep my commandments ‘‘I wonder thought Daisy, ‘‘what they are susan warner, Melbourne House (1864) Susan Warner’s The Wide Wide World (1850), one of the...
Published: 20 January 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391128-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9112-8
...Conclusion Open-End Game: The Legacy of Spots, Representatives, and Transcriptions In 1947 Time magazine used the phrase “open-end game” in the title of an article that described the popularity of My Favorite Story, a transcription program produced by Frederic Ziv that featured...
Published: 12 May 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822399070-019
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9907-0
... chapter 19 Ego Sum Game One of the obvious assumptions we make is that the human “self” is a per- son, not a thing. But might this assumption be more problematic than it appears? We have seen how necessary transitional objects are to the devel- opment of a person. But is “knowing...
Published: 05 March 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376828-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7682-8
... CHAPTER FOUR/EL INCANSABLE JUEGO/THE UNTIRING GAME/ DOMINICAN WOMEN WRITING AND TRANSLATING OURSELVES isabel espinal The Untiring Game is my translation into English of  Yrene Santos’s book El incans- able...
Published: 22 January 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376880-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7688-0
...The Death Game Francisco Oller El velorio 4 Jorge Gracia: Plato said that philosophy is the study of death, and he was right to the extent that death is the end of our lives. We toy with immortality, but the only thing of which we are certain is the reality...
Published: 01 January 1995
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377610-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7761-0
... I The Game of the Name What's in a name?-Shakespeare Lookers-on see most of the game.-Proverb III "Might not the magic lie partly in the name of the place Eudora Welty interjects this...
Published: 01 January 1970
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382850-034
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8285-0
... ADDITIONAL GAME SONGS ALL AROUND THE RING 'All Around the Ring.' A play party song. Anonymous singer. MS score does not give place or date, but names Sutton-Wilder as collectors. Cf. APPS 336 No. 112: 'Turn, Cinnamon, Turn...
Published: 12 April 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387930-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8793-0
... douglas m. peers - The Raj’s Other Great Game Policing the Sexual Frontiers of the Indian Army in the First Half of the Nineteenth Century A man should, whatever happens, keep to his own caste, race, and...
Published: 03 August 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391227-022
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9122-7
... 18 The Name of the Game I had my first taste of cooption late in the seventies when I overheard a critic describe Chris Burden’s toy soldier installation at the Los Angeles County Museum as the work of a “political artist...