1-20 of 85 Search Results for

personal responsibility

Follow your search
Access your saved searches in your account

Would you like to receive an alert when new items match your search?
Close Modal
Sort by
Published: 10 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373056-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7305-6
... Assumptions about the intrinsic value of self-responsibility increasingly pervade social life, underpinning new forms of governance, subjectivities, and collective relations. Despite, however, the pervasive and diverse deployments of neoliberal rhetorics of responsibilization, in everyday...
Published: 10 March 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7305-6
... social contract personal responsibility environmental health politics of childhood Czech Republic ...
Published: 10 March 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7305-6
... social contract personal responsibility environmental health politics of childhood Czech Republic ...
Published: 10 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373056-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7305-6
... on the other. This raises questions about the relationship between responsibility and power and the limits of corporate social responsibility. My case studies show that while employees are increasingly burdened with personal responsibility and risk, the law of limited liability protects companies from being...
Series: Critical Global Health: Evidence, Efficacy, Ethnography
Published: 06 May 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374442-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7444-2
... their patients’ sense of personal responsibility, with weight loss as a visceral reward for moral fortitude. There were limits to diets, however, as the chapter discusses in the case of prescribing drugs, and in the ultimate limiting factor of limb amputation for diabetics. diabetes weight loss diets...
Published: 10 March 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7305-6
... contract ideals, such calls upon the state engage in a politics of last resort, translating personal responsibility into civic engagement and endeavoring to reclaim the state as the ultimate moral agent. social contract personal responsibility environmental health politics of childhood Czech...
Published: 10 March 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7305-6
... responsibility into civic engagement and endeavoring to reclaim the state as the ultimate moral agent. social contract personal responsibility environmental health politics of childhood Czech Republic This chapter addresses theories of responsibility for violence and division in Cyprus, a country...
Published: 10 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373056-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7305-6
... responsibility into civic engagement and endeavoring to reclaim the state as the ultimate moral agent. social contract personal responsibility environmental health politics of childhood Czech Republic ...
Published: 10 March 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7305-6
... institutions on the other. This raises questions about the relationship between responsibility and power and the limits of corporate social responsibility. My case studies show that while employees are increasingly burdened with personal responsibility and risk, the law of limited liability protects companies...
Published: 10 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373056-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7305-6
... to thinking both personal and collective responsibility for the history of violence in Cyprus. forensics political violence juridical responsibility Cyprus ...
Published: 24 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375395-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7539-5
... This essay uses the personal account of a search for sexual experience as a backdrop to introduce an interview with the British-Asian writer Hanif Kureishi. Also contrasted with Kureishi’s work are other writings set in India—E. M. Forster to Upamanyu Chatterjee—but what distinguishes Kureishi...
Book Chapter

By Eli Clare
Published: 13 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373520-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7352-0
... This section explores the personal complexities of cure—how, when, and why people want to be cured. The stories told here recognize many different relationships to cure and to normal and natural and delve into questions of how people respond to bodily loss. This section returns to ecosystem...
Series: Experimental Futures
Published: 19 August 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373780-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7378-0
... Chapter 5 begins with historically specific cross-species personal and intimate relations saturated with particular molecules. The chapter follows various estrogens that connect an aging woman and her elder dog, specifically, the author and her companion and research associate Cayenne. Before...
Series: Objects/Histories
Published: 05 February 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374602-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7460-2
... be seen as a primary en-voicing of distinctive ways of writing country, person, and place today. Aboriginal languages poststructural linguistics humanitarian imperialism art under occupation Northern Territory Emergency Response (NTER) ...
Published: 12 May 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372875-014
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7287-5
... studied, and lay persons politically motivated by or simply interested in the subject treated. This account can be viewed as an illustration of the variety of ethnography’s public encounters and of the multiplicity of issues raised on each occasion. It can also be read as a reflection...
Published: 01 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375494-021
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7549-4
...” is invoked in discourses about personal agency, cultural authenticity, and political power, they themselves often remain beyond the reach of critical analysis. This entry gives a brief sense of where these ideas have come from and discusses some critical responses to the binaries that underlie them...
Book Chapter

By Louis Sell
Published: 15 July 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374008-017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7400-8
..., and the cautious response by most Soviet republican leaders. Based on interviews with US embassy officials the chapter casts doubts on assertions made by some that the US embassy offered asylum and intelligence support to Yeltsin It concludes with Gorbachev’s missteps and humiliation by Yeltsin after the coup...
Published: 15 May 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375463-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7546-3
... person cannot provide the truth of their current name or date of birth or their country of origin. But an "F" on an identity document can be verified, it is assumed, with a quick external examination of the body. This essay examines New York City policymakers' responses to the requests...
Published: 25 March 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374589-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7458-9
... The desire to forge personal and collective destiny is nowhere more acute than in Havana’s Chinatown ( Barrio Chino ). As a historical bridge between Cuba and China and a profitable tourist attraction, but also a hub of unregistered trade, the district concentrates nationally pertinent...
Published: 03 February 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7343-8
...Subjects of the Call In chapter 1, I look at Louis Althusser’s theory of interpellation, focusing on the ways that he allows for its failure. For example, he says “nine times out of ten” that interpellation targets the person it was “really” meant for. My question here is what about the one...