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Published: 29 June 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385851-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8585-1
Published: 05 August 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7402-2
... collective memory mobile screens neoliberal policy palimpsest Qianmen ...
Published: 07 October 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375029-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7502-9
..., as their positionality is distinct from the consensual social group that pd aims to forge. Juxtaposing Kichwa women’s critical insights into four pd projects, the chapter uncovers the ways exclusion is produced. The end of the chapter turns to examine the recent social neoliberal policy discourse of vulnerability...
Published: 13 May 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374367-015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7436-7
... corrective surgery offered by American benefactors for the spinal deformation he suffers as a result of the disaster, Animal insists on remaining an allegorical symbol of the systemic human rights abuses that are produced by neoliberal policies. Representing what this essay terms “melancholic citizenship...
Published: 05 August 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374022-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7402-2
... media in the service of urban utopia. What I call the politics of emergence celebrates new construction and projects an anticipated future onto the perceived present. collective memory mobile screens neoliberal policy palimpsest Qianmen ...
Published: 07 April 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372929-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7292-9
... Chapter 3 discusses the recent legislation on civic integration, implemented in the Netherlands, France, and Italy between 2006 and 2013 by neoliberal governments with the support of nationalist parties. Focusing on civic integration programs, the chapter shows how gender equality and women’s...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-115
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... political parties and the public-sector unions. Despite Jaime Paz Zamora’s background as cofounder of the socialist Revolutionary Left Movement, his government (1989–93) responded to the ongoing problems in the Bolivian economy by staying the course with the neoliberal policies of his predecessor, Víctor...
Published: 13 May 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7436-7
... an allegorical symbol of the systemic human rights abuses that are produced by neoliberal policies. Representing what this essay terms “melancholic citizenship,” Animal chooses to be a melancholic emblem of the failure of his citizenship to secure his human rights. neoliberalism postcolonial literature...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-110
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... import quotas. In the following informal address, from November 1985, given several months after the government decree (21060) that offcially launched the neoliberal regime in Bolivia, Sánchez de Lozada laid out the government’s rationale for what it called the New Economic Policy. It is notable...
Series: ANIMA
Published: 01 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373827-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7382-7
... In recent years both scholars and activists have used the concept of precarity to describe the destabilization of labor conditions and growing economic insecurity associated with the global spread of neoliberal policies. At the same time, a seemingly unrelated discourse has emerged that focuses...
Series: ANIMA
Published: 01 January 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7382-7
...Knowing What We Know, Why are We Stuck? In recent years both scholars and activists have used the concept of precarity to describe the destabilization of labor conditions and growing economic insecurity associated with the global spread of neoliberal policies. At the same time, a seemingly...
Published: 05 August 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7402-2
... together a contiguous media in the service of urban utopia. What I call the politics of emergence celebrates new construction and projects an anticipated future onto the perceived present. collective memory mobile screens neoliberal policy palimpsest Qianmen China has promoted sustainable...
Published: 13 July 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375289-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7528-9
... to antitrafficking perpetuates neoliberal values such as individual choice and entrepreneurship. These values obscure unjust and violent economic policies/structures. Governments are the main authors of economic policies, yet they remain uncritical of the very policies that produce the dynamics of precarious labor...
Published: 13 July 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375289-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7528-9
... neoliberal values such as individual choice and entrepreneurship. These values obscure unjust and violent economic policies/structures. Governments are the main authors of economic policies, yet they remain uncritical of the very policies that produce the dynamics of precarious labor and human trafficking...
Published: 07 October 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375029-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7502-9
... of neoliberal active citizenship, (post)colonial knowledge production about social difference, and (post)colonial expectations of acceptable modern behavior in the public sphere. Close analysis of the implementation of this policy approach reveals how indigenous women are exhorted to change their social...
Published: 07 October 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375029-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7502-9
... The chapter focuses on Ecuador’s postcolonial dynamics of development to discuss how global policy approaches to certain dimensions of social difference are reworked and institutionalized in hierarchical national discourses and practices. The chapter examines policy thinking about social...
Published: 03 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373148-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7314-8
... of penal trends with insights drawn from ethnographic research on the contemporary anti-trafficking movement in the United States, the chapter elaborates upon the ways that neoliberalism and the politics of sex and gender have intertwined to produce a carceral turn in feminist advocacy movements previously...
Book Chapter

By Lesley Gill
Published: 26 February 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374701-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7470-1
... represent the demise of a vision of citizenship and social security in which the nation-state was responsible for social well-being. They enable an unrestrained form of capital accumulation tied to government policies and social struggles unfolding in different spatial fields, from the defeat of working...
Published: 05 May 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373124-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7312-4
... of cities within major labor‑sending countries, while both global and neoliberal in shape, were created by decades of state policies of economic development aimed at sending labor abroad. Policies begun by the former dictator Ferdinand Marcos and the International Monetary Fund during the 1970s persisted...
Published: 10 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373056-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7305-6
... This chapter asks, “how can the concepts of responsibility and responsibilization shed light on changing forms of governance and power?” Drawing on ethnographic examples from Britain and New Zealand, I examine how discourses of responsibility operate in government policy agendas and show how...