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Published: 11 December 2000
DOI: 10.1215/9780822380047-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8004-7
Published: 01 January 1993
DOI: 10.1215/9780822397731-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9773-1
Published: 01 January 1993
DOI: 10.1215/9780822397731-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9773-1
Published: 21 November 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390282-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9028-2
Published: 29 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374718-016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7471-8
... Insecurity in the disregulated spaces of the city corresponds to spaces of informality and perceived disorder. ...
Published: 12 August 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375197-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7519-7
... This chapter focuses on the time structure of preemption. In order to flush out the not-yet-fully-emerged into taking a determinate form that can be countered, it is necessary not only to perceive potential, but to perceive it before the enemy perceives your perceiving it—or even perceives...
Published: 12 August 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7519-7
... This chapter focuses on the time structure of preemption. In order to flush out the not-yet-fully-emerged into taking a determinate form that can be countered, it is necessary not only to perceive potential, but to perceive it before the enemy perceives your perceiving it—or even perceives...
Published: 12 August 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373902-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7390-2
... Chapter 2 is the first of three chapters that pivot around imaginative geographies, focusing on how people’s engagements with lifestyle television involve imagining place at a range of scales, from the perceived relation between regional localities and national metropolises to the relation...
Published: 27 May 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374091-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7409-1
... times of perceived crisis, in particular during the threat to democracy presented by the return to power of New Order era elite figures. ...
Published: 14 October 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373933-016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7393-3
... Leading a major institution like the Duke University Medical Center and Health System necessarily involved both communication and reputational issues both within and beyond the institution. Under his tenure, Duke rose to be perceived as among the most innovative medical institutions...
Published: 01 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375494-016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7549-4
...-reflexivity as cornerstones of rationality that clashed with the notion of the ear as a passively perceiving organ.  ...
Published: 12 May 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372875-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7287-5
... Ghassan Hage recounts the tensions he experienced as he was preparing to deliver a lecture at a Palestinian university. Whereas he perceived that the role of the intellectual in such circumstances is less to affirm new ideas than to confirm what his audience already knows, thus manifesting his...
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By Anne-Maria Makhulu
Published: 30 September 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7511-1
... individuals stemmed from what some donors and facilitators perceived: that the long-term success of the struggle rested on the development of the living conditions of those on the front lines of South Africa’s revolutionary war. The struggle’s focus on life’s material conditions profoundly affected the...
Published: 29 April 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374558-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7455-8
... decided to confront seignorial power. That is why the flights of enslaved people that occurred during this period offer excellent opportunities to perceive how the attitudes of the captives changed as events occurred that culminated in the end of slavery. ...
Published: 27 May 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374398-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7439-8
... public health officials or any feedback from specialists who treated his dying patients. Interns in their final semester of medical school challenged regional public health authorities for a perceived failure to address the situation. Nurses recounted their efforts to mediate between Spanish-speaking...
Book Chapter

By Anikó Imre
Published: 03 June 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374466-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7446-6
... This is the first of two chapters about comedic genres. It first explains that, rather than a government-controlled soapbox that repelled humor, much of socialist TV programming was actually perceived by audiences as comic because socialism itself was absurdly comical. Television was an...
Published: 18 November 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374695-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7469-5
... “Music’s Material Dependency: What Underwater Opera Can Tell Us about Odysseus’s Ears” examines the underwater vocal practice of Los Angeles–based performance artist and soprano Juliana Snapper and dispenses with the idea that sound is stable and knowable before it is produced and perceived. By...
Published: 24 July 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375371-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7537-1
... sexuality is central to the narrative analysis in this chapter. The chapter argues that assumptions regarding young Black women’s sexual agency regulates the nature of the informal and formal protections they are afforded and whether they are perceived as productive citizens or as socially destructive...
Published: 25 February 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375708-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7570-8
... Chapter 3 examines the growth of black girls’ school cultures in Chicago, as well as how black organizations responded to the Great Depression by highlighting girls’ role in economic recovery. The chapter investigates how girls adjusted to Northern schools, how teachers perceived them, and the...
Published: 06 May 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374442-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7444-2
.... The chapter explores the phenomenon of metabolic surgery, in which surgeons attempt to reconfigure the inner organs such as the stomach and intestine to “adjust” the invisible force of the metabolism. Overweight people turned to metabolic surgery to free themselves from their perceived frailties of...