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Published: 07 March 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390008-015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9000-8
Published: 13 June 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385189-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8518-9
Published: 26 February 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392033-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9203-3
Published: 05 January 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386902-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8690-2
Published: 01 January 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822378334-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7833-4
Published: 24 September 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383932-149
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8393-2
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By Nikhil Anand
Published: 17 February 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373599-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7359-9
... This chapter demonstrates how Muslim settlers in Mumbai are being rendered abject in the city. It focuses on the everyday discriminations with which engineers justify not maintaining and upgrading city water lines in the predominantly Muslim settlement of Premnagar, whose residents previously...
Published: 16 September 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373711-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7371-1
... In this essay, Omise’eke Natasha Tinsley analyzes Haitian American performance artist MilDred Gerestant’s recent work, “DanceHaitianGender” and “Transcender.” Integrating the masculine and feminine variations of the lwas within Haitian Vodou, Tinsley maintains that Gerestant pushes against the...
Published: 04 November 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373537-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7353-7
... into drug use and the impact that his growing insularity had on the organization, especially around the question of maintaining discipline and voicing dissent. Several key leaders, such as Ray Masai Hewitt, Bobby Seale, and David Hilliard, leave the organization in this period. ...
Published: 14 October 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373933-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7393-3
... Dr. Snyderman describes his view of the operation of the medical center when he arrived in 1989 and his establishment of plans to maintain and enhance the functions of the institution. He learns the details of all the departmental structure, operating units, develops strategic planning, and...
Published: 01 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374534-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7453-4
... worldlessness. It then elaborates on the role of poetry and art in maintaining worldliness. ...
Published: 23 September 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373650-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7365-0
..., Boundaries.” As a theoretical history of Cultural Studies situated at a particular moment in time, the introduction describes and explains the choices the editors have made in order to maintain as much as possible the voice and rhythms of Stuart Hall’s oral delivery. ...
Published: 14 October 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373612-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7361-2
... maintained between Israeli colonial practices and U.S. imperial pursuits. The chapter considers how our optics change when we consider Israel/Palestine not as an exception to colonial practice but as a crystalline contemporary exemplar of it. ...
Published: 11 February 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375746-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7574-6
... “being in the world” through the body. Together, the capacity to maintain the fullness of seminal essence and the capacity to open up to the world constitute life’s fullness. Under this understanding, men can remain potent even when impotent, because potency is more than the ability to achieve erection. ...
Published: 12 May 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372875-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7287-5
... multiculturalism in Norway, and the other accounted for an honor killing in a migrant family from Kurdistan. In such cases of polarized moral passions, the efforts to render the complexity of the situation and maintain a critical stance are met with suspicious or even hostile reactions from all sides. It is...
Published: 24 March 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7302-5
... evading the pitfalls of “critique” while constructing a discerning relationship with the thinking of others. Most important, the epistolary form enables us to give intellectual friendship its due. Intellectual friendship, it is maintained, does not presume a convergence of views, agreement, but rather...
Published: 18 November 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373766-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7376-6
... anticolonialism, and on forging stronger and more radical ties with the republican administration in Haiti. Although Haiti’s president Geffrard maintained a position of neutrality, covert aid from Haitian citizens toward the east was constant. Reactionary members of the Dominican mobilization, meanwhile, were...
Published: 18 November 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373766-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7376-6
... fighting. Meanwhile, rebellion began in both Cuba and Puerto Rico. Although authorities reestablished order in Puerto Rico, combatants in Cuba maintained a massive campaign for independence and the end of slavery. Political struggles and restrictions elsewhere in the Caribbean emphasized all the problems...
Published: 18 November 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374695-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7469-5
... and a chamber opera by Alba Triana. In part because no sounds are predetermined as sounds per se, sounds in these projects cannot maintain static definitions based on numerical values (such as 440 hertz) or significations (such as the note A). Instead, sound is an exchange that takes place during...
Published: 18 June 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375609-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7560-9
... This chapter discusses the later life trajectories of the tour guides up until 2013 and their ongoing struggles with work, freedom, and subjectivity as they continue or end their work translating nature for Japanese tourists. The guides maintain an ambivalent relationship with these ideas as...