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Published: 01 January 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822381228-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8122-8
Published: 02 November 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382522-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8252-2
Published: 30 April 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376743-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7674-3
Published: 15 May 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478009245-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0924-5
...If the benefit is for the individual, then it is called private ; if it is for the collective, or the whole lineage, then we call it public. You know, in the past, before Liberation, we did not think about the nation. Zhang Chengdu , Zhang Lineage elder, Yong Zhong Township, Wenzhou...
Published: 23 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021384-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2138-4
...Lifelines and Lineages One thing I strug gled to get used to during my first months of fieldwork was the discrepancy between the villa gers sense of time and my own. I would sit on the porch at Abdul s house for hours at a time or stroll around the vil- lage in the hope that something would happen...
Published: 19 February 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822399698-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9969-8
Published: 22 January 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377009-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7700-9
Published: 21 October 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374909-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7490-9
..., affect theory suggests that formations of power—including religion—can be better understood by expanding the scope to include nonlinguistic processes. The survey of affect theory that follows suggests it is best understood according to two lineages. The Deleuzian lineage takes affect to be a...
Published: 15 May 2020
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0924-5
...Appendix C Religious Sites in Wenzhou Visited by Author 1990 2016 ancestor halls Chen Shi Zongci Chen Lineage Ancestor Hall, Cangnan County, Qianku Township. Chen Shi Zongci Chen Lineage Ancestor Hall, Longwan District, Yongchang Township, Qianjie Village. Hu Shi Zongci Hu Lineage Ancestor Hall...
Published: 01 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375494-019
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7549-4
... industrial history of synthetic substitutes. It also provides a lineage of ideas and instruments that preceded commercially available analog synthesizers, along with examples of the ways inventors, musicians, and listeners have negotiated cultural understandings of synthesis and synthetics in their designs...
Published: 17 February 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373339-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7333-9
... mothering, fathering, and lineage, Sila is not capable of infanticide. Rather, I argue that the novel points us toward queer relational performances of vulnerability that require us living with debility and slow death. I end the book with a reading of Zanele Muholi’s Queercide, a series of images stolen off...
Published: 15 May 2020
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0924-5
... Forms of Religious Life In July 1998, I was chatting with Mr. Zhang, a retired entrepreneur in Longwan District, and he told me: The local people are much more willing to give money to people s organ izations like temples and lineages than to the government. We seldom see the direct benefits of...
Published: 01 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375494-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7549-4
... This entry presents a genealogy of “acoustemology,” a 1992 coinage by the author to conjoin “acoustics” and “epistemology” and theorize sound as a way of knowing. The genealogy is traced theoretically as well as ethnographically. In terms of lineages of philosophy and social theory...
Published: 01 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375494-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7549-4
..., the long lineage of music studies can be evaluated positively as having already accomplished much fruitful analysis. Reciprocally, sound studies has productively challenged music studies in developing new questions that do not assume a privileged status for music as a formation of sound.  ...
Published: 10 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373049-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7304-9
... psychoanalytic lineage of critique. But cliché proves a slippery object of critique. Resistant to formal analysis, obviating a hermeneutics of suspicion, yet promiscuous and ubiquitous, cliché points us toward language’s materiality: its use, frequency, heft, sound, texture, etc. A phenomenology of cliché—as...
Published: 07 April 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373162-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7316-2
... chapter unpacks the Loving decision to show how it reserves an Indigeneity that disavows Black-Indigenous lineage for a liberal tale of Whiteness—and queerness in subjectlessness—to protect the normativities of same-sex marriage that undergird a liberal colonial state. ...
Published: 01 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373483-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7348-3
... While citizenship has a long lineage in Western states, we know very little about citizenship’s growth in developing states. Focusing on India and Malaysia, Kamal Sadiq in chapter 9 argues that law-bearing institutions and evidentiary documentation ( jus charta/tabulae ) designed to confirm...
Published: 15 May 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478009245-009
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0924-5
..., projecting backward in time, for Zhao the state desire for total control has been strong throughout Chinese history, down to the pre sent.1 Also resisting the term civil society are Robert Weller (1999) and Ken- neth Dean (1997). Weller points out that temples, lineages, and nonstate associations in...
Published: 13 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373469-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7346-9
... Jíbaro music, the country music of Puerto Rico, draws its lineage back to the ancient décima from Spain, featured in music and poetry all across Latin America. The Commonwealth of Puerto Rico adopted this genre as reflecting authenticity and values. Yet its policies forced nearly all of the...
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-021
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... Felipe IV. Going back well beyond the Spanish conquest to that of the Inka, he presumed an unbroken continuity in his lineage’s loyalty to the state. In this royal decree, the king recognized the family’s ancient Indian nobility as well as its early conversion to Spanish cultural norms (“being among the...