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By Doris Sommer
Published: 01 January 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387480-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8748-0
...Maneuvers ...
Published: 18 September 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012528-004
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1252-8
Published: 09 September 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373926-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7392-6
Published: 13 August 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383956-027
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8395-6
Published: 11 December 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9781478002604-010
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0260-4
Published: 15 July 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374008-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7400-8
... resentment, but he succumbed to kidney disease in 1984, before he could accomplish permanent change. This chapter covers scandals and leadership maneuvering as Brezhnev’s health worsened, a snapshot of the USSR at the time of Brezhnev’s death, Andropov’s accession to power, and the effect of his discipline...
Series: Refiguring American Music
Published: 22 April 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375142-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7514-2
... in a turntablist music movement. Chapter 1 focuses on isp’s musical practices and performances as they resound familiar burdens for racialized performers in the United States as well as put forth techniques of sonic abstraction and musical alienation. This chapter maneuvers with a turntablist methodology...
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By Lisa Messeri
Published: 02 February 2024
DOI: 10.1215/9781478059226-012
EISBN: 978-1-4780-5922-6
... The epilogue brings the reader up-to-date with the VR industry. It discusses Facebook’s rebranding of Meta and its launch of the metaverse as well as Apple’s announced Vision Pro headset and its framing of immersive technology as spatial computing. These Big Tech maneuvers place VR in a larger...
Published: 23 February 2024
DOI: 10.1215/9781478059035-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-5903-5
.... But the technoaesthetics of the cybernetic border are not only available to those with access to the classification regime. A wider range of users makes sense of its maneuvers. Activists and artists draw on technoaesthetics to examine conceptual and political meanings—its ordering of the senses, its normalization...
Published: 15 July 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374008-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7400-8
... The Vladivostok summit convened in 1974 established limits on US and Soviet strategic forces but could not be turned into a treaty because of political maneuvering in Washington and a US mistake over how to count Air Launched Cruise Missiles (ALCM). The chapter describes negotiations leading...
Published: 24 July 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375371-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7537-1
... Chapter 3 connects the modes of performance in everyday life that Fresh Start residents employ to most effectively maneuver and assert their cultural and personal sensibilities within hostile contexts. As the word play in the title suggests, Black girls’ self-presentations are frequently...
Published: 23 February 2024
DOI: 10.1215/9781478059035-004
EISBN: 978-1-4780-5903-5
... such as unmanned aerial systems, agents conducting sign cutting, relay towers, remote video surveillance systems, and imaging sensors. This approach responded to how settler nativist, conservative, and even liberal discoursers addressed the uncertainties of the post–Cold War world and the maneuvers of enemies...
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By Louis Sell
Published: 15 July 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374008-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7400-8
... of backchannel negotiations between Kissinger and Soviet ambassador Dobrynin. It discusses the US-Soviet summit held in 1972, SALT accords and Soviet leadership maneuvering. An important element is Nixon’s failed efforts to use Moscow to moderate North Vietnamese behavior, his decision to escalate bombing...
Series: ANIMA: Critical Race Studies Otherwise
Published: 30 September 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027201-012
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2720-1
... to modulate educational encounters that bloom into events in the most generative understanding of that term. Here, more-than-human emergence gathers as a blurry collective to reckon with the multidirectional violence that saturates the situations we move through, and holds space for improvisational maneuvers...
Published: 03 February 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373438-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7343-8
... This chapter looks at the work of Friedrich Nietzsche and the way he lures his readers with promises of salvation only to dash those hopes. The purpose of this maneuver, I argue, is to bring out our deepest hope for salvation (a hope that for Nietzsche is a form of self-hatred and nihilism...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-086
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... of the so-called co-government between the mnr and the cob . He was also a minister and vice president under Víctor Paz Estenssoro during the latter’s second term (1960–64). He was always known for his political flexibility and ability to maneuver strategically. This allowed him to remain a significant...
Published: 29 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375456-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7545-6
... Focusing on Schmitt’s claim that the fence precedes all social relations, this chapter contrasts this notion with the emergent politics of the commons. Not only does the fence divide, it brings order and establishes law, providing the basis for the conceptual maneuvers underlying expropriation...
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By Aimee Meredith Cox
Published: 24 July 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7537-1
... in everyday life that Fresh Start residents employ to most effectively maneuver and assert their cultural and personal sensibilities within hostile contexts. As the word play in the title suggests, Black girls’ self-presentations are frequently at least as much collective expressions that work to entertain...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
..., to undercut their influence over the indigenous population. The lords nevertheless fought back and in this case maneuvered in the Spanish court to defend their presumed traditional rights. The voluminous Charcas Memorial, excerpted here, is a highly political document, and in numerous details, it simplifies...
Series: ANIMA: Critical Race Studies Otherwise
Published: 30 September 2023
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2720-1
... as a blurry collective to reckon with the multidirectional violence that saturates the situations we move through, and holds space for improvisational maneuvers that disrupt education's humanist enclosures, reorienting study against what Sylvia Wynter calls Man. the event antiblackness Sylvia Wynter...