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Published: 28 January 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393344-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9334-4
Published: 05 February 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385769-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8576-9
Published: 22 November 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007234-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0723-4
... credibility, there is no access to the legal system, it s too expensive, too many delays, there is a general sense of legal insecurity [inseguridad jurídica]. The dilemma is that in many small towns in- digenous people must try and resolve prob lems in the state legal system, despite all these prob lems, and...
Published: 05 February 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385769-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8576-9
Published: 01 January 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007289-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0728-9
... statements that tend to leave his establishment allies, like Prime Minister Solberg, wincing. For Solberg, Sand- berg is a moving target, an unpredictable ally who can never be fully trusted. The ice edge, for Solberg and indeed for the Norwegian legal system as a whole, poses similar prob lems. For the past...
Published: 01 January 1998
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7784-9
... the monopoly of decision,"2 is the ability to lift its subject above the legally constituted order. The decision Schmitt has in 3 mind is an absolute decision, a decision IIcreated out of nothingness." The whole system of legality is thus...
Published: 16 October 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012320-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1232-0
... individuals: Even our political and legal systems, the spaces of our common life that are supposed to be the most open and transparent, are becoming colonized by the logic of secrecy. . . . But while powerful businesses, financial institutions, and government agencies hide their actions behind nondisclosure...
Published: 17 July 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012092-001
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1209-2
... provisional statuses may be seen as the bureaucratic manifestation of a broader phenomenon of global apartheid that is, of a system of heightened immigration restrictions in more prosperous nations that increasingly deny foreigners the stability of permanent legal status in SARAH B. HORTON Introduction...
Published: 06 September 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478005575-002
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0557-5
...- servative Christians felt compelled to turn away from them, demanding legal recognition of their right to do so. In this way, gay people became the sex act from which conservative Christians sought to lawfully abstain. Yet to characterize this conservative Christian move as one of with- drawal does not mean...
Published: 17 July 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012092-008
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1209-2
... would-be applicants to access multiple national and local rec ord systems.18 Noncitizens do not know whether they will be apprehended by immigration officials, what rec ords exist about them, when a legalization opportunity may arise, or how their histories and future po- tential would be evaluated if...
Published: 29 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374718-035
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7471-8
... Cochabamba has no official memory, but it has a computerized system in which all legal vendors are inscribed, and from which others are excluded. ...
Published: 04 March 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375685-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7568-5
... This chapter analyzes the laws that regulated Cuban broadcasting prior to the launching of television. Cuba’s pre-television laws reflected the ongoing negotiations that took place in the island’s public sphere regarding the institutionalization of a commercial broadcasting system instead of a...
Published: 02 November 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012832-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1283-2
... claims- making pro cess and Union widowhood. The great difficulty black war widows like Charlotte Banks had configur- ing their marital relations in the discourse of the U.S. legal system under- scored the need for claims agents. With agent Frederick C. Douglass now in charge, Charlotte hoped to...
Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377849-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7784-9
... legality and legitimacy as a strict contradiction. In my view, this is not entirely accurate. Schmitt does not deny parliamentarism the possibility of democratic legitimacy; he simply confirms its breakdown in Weimar's "legislative state." In other words, legality and legitimacy are not in systemic...
Published: 20 January 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007609-018
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0760-9
...61 On the Origins of the Counter- plantation System Jean Casimir Haitian sociologist Jean Casimir is one of the central theorists of the political and social structures in the country. Much of his work focuses on how the experience of slavery and revolution has shaped the long-term structures and...
Published: 24 July 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012238-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1223-8
...3SEXUAL HEGEMONY AND THE CAPITALIST WORLD SYSTEM Richard Burton, or Port Cities The geophysical position of northern Italian cities along maritime trade routes between the Levant and the ports of northern Europe and these cities early naval prowess made them hegemonic centers of an emerging...
Published: 22 November 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007234-004
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0723-4
... the terracotta- hued and windswept altiplano, the plane climbed precipitously in order to gain the altitude necessary to cross the high, snow- capped peaks OPPOSITION AS A CULTURAL SYSTEM Myth, Embodiment, Vio lence 3 chapter 396 where the southern end of the Cordillera Real gave way to the Cordillera...
Published: 15 January 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012955-002
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1295-5
...CHAPTER 1 A Plantation System Desegregation When the first class of Black undergraduates enrolled as freshmen at Duke University in 1963, less than forty years had elapsed since the gift from James B. Duke that transformed Trinity College into a prominent southern university. During that time, the...
Published: 03 August 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012252-008
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1225-2
... grotesque economic in equality translated into racial insecurity CHAPTER SEVEN THE GREAT TRANSITION THE ARTS AND RADICAL SYSTEM CHANGE 164 Chapter Seven and terror, even while he inspires (some) white working- class support with his Amer i ca First rhe toric. Indeed, several unions have misguidedly backed...
Published: 01 January 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478003410-013
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0341-0
... part III abject aesthetics structure, form, system This page intentionally left blank chapter ten A Matter of Fluids: EC Comics & the Vernacular Abject nicholas sammond Now, I am become Death, the destroyer of worlds. J. Robert Oppenheimer, The Decision to Drop the Bomb Was the Parthenon...