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Published: 17 August 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375364
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7536-4
Published: 12 April 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387930-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8793-0
Series: American Encounters/Global Interactions
Published: 23 August 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386001-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8600-1
Published: 24 August 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9781478002086-017
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0208-6
Published: 09 November 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393221-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9322-1
Series: Global Insecurities
Published: 06 December 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007135-043
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0713-5
...Militarized Humanitarianism ...
Published: 17 August 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375364-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7536-4
Published: 17 August 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375364-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7536-4
..., and even embarrassing. The Aid Bunny and Trauma Teddy were central to the analytical development of the concept of the mere. The aged and often abjectly lonely knitters of these “humanitarian gifts”—no longer “productive members of society,” thus “useless”—also dwelt in the realm of the mere. Humanitarian...
Published: 03 February 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478023838-001
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2383-8
Published: 03 February 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478023838-009
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2383-8
Published: 03 February 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478023838
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2383-8
Series: Next Wave: New Directions in Women's Studies
Published: 15 August 2023
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2454-5
...Civilizing Interventions<subtitle>Development &amp; Humanitarianism</subtitle> This chapter historicizes the emergence of child marriage as an object of developmental concern in contemporary Bangladesh, illuminating new power constellations and frames of intervention in the process...
Series: Next Wave: New Directions in Women's Studies
Published: 15 August 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478024545-011
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2454-5
... This chapter addresses GBVAW (gender-based violence against women) as humanitarian intervention in the context of the catastrophized space of the Gaza Strip. Over the period that Gazans have become immiserated by the combined forces of international sanctions, Israeli siege and devastating...
Published: 01 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374534-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7453-4
... This chapter is a study of Nuruddin Farah’s Gifts . It examines the novel’s articulation of an alternative model of giving to that of Western humanitarian aid, which has deprived the Somali people of their autonomy and humanity because it dehumanizes them by reducing them to the passive victims...
Series: Objects/Histories
Published: 05 February 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374602-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7460-2
... In 2007, the Australian government seized by compulsory acquisition seventy-three remote Aboriginal communities and townships to “stabilize and normalize” what was constructed as a national emergency humanitarian crisis. Chapter 1 models the so-called crisis of remote Aboriginal communities...
Series: Global Insecurities
Published: 05 February 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374725-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7472-5
... After an overview of the history of the legal creation of the category of “refugee” and the creation of the international refugee regime, the chapter reviews the history of refugee resettlement in the United States. The discussion reveals that the humanitarian management of refugees is centrally...
Published: 01 January 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478023968-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2396-8
Series: Next Wave: New Directions in Women's Studies
Published: 03 November 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372554-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7255-4
Series: Theory in Forms
Published: 05 January 2024
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027379-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-9370-1
... Chapter Four, “An Archive of Humanitarian Settlement,” presents a history of the planning and settlement of Ifo, Dagaheley, and Hagadera camps, moving through a carefully constructed archive and adopting the historical convention of periodization to assemble a history of the Dadaab refugee camps...
Series: a Camera Obscura Book
Published: 19 May 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373100
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7310-0