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Series: Latin America in Translation
Published: 24 September 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383932-080
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8393-2
Series: American Encounters/Global Interactions
Published: 02 April 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376835-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7683-5
Series: Experimental Futures
Published: 15 October 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393207-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9320-7
Series: Thought in the Act
Published: 07 February 2022
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2261-9
...Tracing the Machinery That Both Integrates China Into and Separates It from the World ...
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By Andrea Marston
Series: Elements
Published: 26 January 2024
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2776-8
... industrial ruins waste temporality machinery future imaginaries ...
Series: Elements
Published: 26 January 2024
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027768-006
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2776-8
... This chapter analyzes Llallagua-Uncía’s industrial ruins , a category that includes old buildings, machinery, and waste rock left behind by twentieth-century mining practices. Drawing on walking interviews conducted with cooperative miners and other town residents, the chapter explores how...
Book Chapter

By Sarah El-Kazaz
Published: 29 September 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027386-004
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2738-6
... This chapter is the first in part 2 of the book and focuses on how heritage preservation is being deployed as a pro-poor redistributive practice in Istanbul. It focuses on an alliance that formed between urban activists and the heritage machinery of the United Nations Educational, Scientific...
Published: 13 May 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374367-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7436-7
... studies scholars to interrogate both the neoliberal institutional frameworks and the necropolitical logics of the modern-day public university. With Asians as vital players in the death-making machinery of the globalizing system, the notion of college as a place to receive “a better life” and the model...
...Redistributive Markets This chapter is the first in part 2 of the book and focuses on how heritage preservation is being deployed as a pro-poor redistributive practice in Istanbul. It focuses on an alliance that formed between urban activists and the heritage machinery of the United Nations...
Book: Brutalism
Series: Theory in Forms
Published: 24 December 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027720-002
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2772-0
... of countless tools and pieces of machinery, the capture of the force inherent in matter in general, and its transformation into energy and movement. At the confluence of body and movement, matter and energy, combustion for example made its appearance, foundry metals also, as well as the world of motors...
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By Natasha Myers
Series: Experimental Futures
Published: 07 August 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375630-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7563-0
.... This chapter is concerned with contexts when modelers deny or disavow their inventive use of machine analogies, that is, when they give the impression that they are merely unveiling the underlying machinery of life. It argues that just as these molecular machines can be naturalized as nature’s evolutionary...
Published: 12 August 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375197-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7519-7
...” (human and nonhuman) are empowered to decide autonomously. This impossible ideal is reached when the machinery of war becomes so instantaneously self-organizing that the military hierarchy becomes the functional equivalent of a purely horizontal organization. Networked information becomes “pointy...
Published: 10 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373056-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7305-6
... the responsibility-generating machinery of the Special Court and TRC, decoupling them from the model of liberal progress on which they were based.  Sierra Leone state violence truth and reconciliation criminal court accountability ...
Book Chapter

By Natasha Myers
Series: Experimental Futures
Published: 07 August 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7563-0
... historical moments. This chapter is concerned with contexts when modelers deny or disavow their inventive use of machine analogies, that is, when they give the impression that they are merely unveiling the underlying machinery of life. It argues that just as these molecular machines can be naturalized...
Published: 12 August 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7519-7
... the machinery of war becomes so instantaneously self-organizing that the military hierarchy becomes the functional equivalent of a purely horizontal organization. Networked information becomes “pointy”: directly translated into perception, in turn directly issuing in attack. This is achieved even though...
Published: 10 March 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7305-6
... the TRC. Both of these forms recast the responsibility-generating machinery of the Special Court and TRC, decoupling them from the model of liberal progress on which they were based.  Sierra Leone state violence truth and reconciliation criminal court accountability ...
Published: 13 May 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7436-7
... alongside other people of color, the essay builds a case for ethnic studies scholars to interrogate both the neoliberal institutional frameworks and the necropolitical logics of the modern-day public university. With Asians as vital players in the death-making machinery of the globalizing system, the notion...