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Series: Next Wave: New Directions in Women's Studies
Published: 26 February 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7474-9
...Opposing Law, Contesting Governance The chapter documents and analyzes the first phase of the legal campaign (2001–6) to decriminalize homosexuality. Framed against the complex relationship between the antisodomy law and governance practices and discourses, this chapter begins...
Published: 20 December 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395058-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9505-8
Series: Post-Contemporary Interventions
Published: 28 July 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385608-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8560-8
Series: Series Q
Published: 28 October 1993
DOI: 10.1215/9780822381860-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8186-0
Published: 15 January 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012955-004
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1295-5
Published: 17 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373094-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7309-4
... Hacking. Particular emphasis is placed on ways of writing as opposed to other traditional ways of characterizing styles in terms of reasoning, concepts, theories, or culture. mathematical style styles of scientific thinking Claude Chevalley Ian Hacking ...
Published: 12 May 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373155-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7315-5
..., as opposed to the ephemerality of digital formats. A short personal recounting of the author’s involvement in reissuing vinyl on CD follows, ending with a section in which nine explanations of the resurgence of vinyl are offered. recorded music vinyl records jazz audio formats ...
Published: 12 May 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373155-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7315-5
..., as opposed to the ephemerality of digital formats. A short personal recounting of the author’s involvement in reissuing vinyl on CD follows, ending with a section in which nine explanations of the resurgence of vinyl are offered. recorded music vinyl records jazz audio formats ...
Series: Critical Global Health: Evidence, Efficacy, Ethnography
Published: 11 February 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375746-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7574-6
... This chapter discusses the relationship between two opposing trends—the loss of jing (seminal essence) and the revival of yangsheng (the cultivation of life). Having been discouraged in the Maoist period, yangsheng regained legitimacy in post-Mao China. In a countertendency to the rise of sexual...
Published: 12 May 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372875-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7287-5
... support for their cause, he nevertheless took the opportunity of this public presence to challenge the conventional topic of resistance and assert that empowerment is not an end but a means. To the heroic discourse, which masks games of power and reproduces the attitude of the oppressor, he opposed...
Published: 16 February 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375845-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7584-5
... that highlights the significance of intellectual and physical “impairment,” as opposed to socially created “disability.” The chapter offers an explicit moral evaluation of the data discussed throughout the book, and that evaluation is grounded in the capabilities approach to social justice. The chapter explains...
Published: 07 October 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373551-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7355-1
... This chapter provides an overview of the prosecution’s arguments about Duch, whom they characterized as a zealot who fervently carried out orders. As opposed to being a cog in the machine, they argued, he displayed initiative. His handwriting, they reminded the court, was all over...
Published: 17 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373391-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7339-1
... This chapter begins with a critique of the tendency, common to Schmitt and Agamben (and their followers), to reduce the phenomenon of sovereignty to a largely unhistorical structural category. Opposing itself to the recent critical trend toward understanding sovereignty as the logical outcome...
Published: 05 August 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375333-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7533-3
... invites us first to Seriousness (i.e. extreme sobriety) and then to Joy. Joy is beatitude is beyond pleasure and pain and transcends all disjunctions and dichotomies. Bergson thus optimistically opposes the gracious intuition of an absolute, the joyous instant (i.e., almost nothing), to the nothingness...
Published: 18 November 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373674-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7367-4
... This chapter addresses the apparently contradictory idea of a queer popular. Queerness is that which destabilizes systems and norms, and thus it seems opposed to cultural normalcy. Yet what are we to make of wildly popular gay-themed films from Bollywood, Nollywood, and Southeast Asia...
Published: 01 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374596-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7459-6
... and the rechanneling of such pressures. It argues that, whereas replacement was once a condition for local values (constituting, as it were, the systematic provisioning of social life), irreplaceability (as opposed to commensurability per se) became, for those villagers implicated in the ecotourism project, a value...
Published: 29 April 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7456-5
... “lazy identification patterns,” the gendered white reactions to the bringing up of race and racism—aggressive ignorance versus fearful avoidance—and the vital role that multiperspectival, as opposed to Eurocentric, education has to play in changing all of these tangible, yet often unconscious...
Published: 02 October 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375159-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7515-9
...-four-hour video installation made entirely of found footage of clocks and references to the time. The answer to the question “Is this clock analog or digital?” unsolders these two terms from their medium-specific connotations and reveals them to be less fully opposed than one might think. time...
Series: The C. L. R. James Archives
Published: 21 July 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373346-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7334-6
... In chapter 3, James describes how Engels had predicted the interimperialist war and how this would lead to a new revolutionary upsurge. He goes on to describe how Lenin’s internationalism meant he stood out among most socialists in opposing the Great War. Lenin’s fight for independent working...
Published: 07 April 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372929-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7292-9
... rights are among the most important values that migrants are expected to internalize and respect. While influential interpretations of civic integration policies such as Christian Joppke’s have claimed that the theme of gender equality conveyed by these policies demonstrates the liberal, as opposed...