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By Erin Beck
Published: 21 April 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7291-2
... social construction post-development randomized controlled trials interaction agency ...
Book Chapter

By Erin Beck
Published: 21 April 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7291-2
... projects interaction randomized controlled trials results-based management post-development ...
Published: 21 April 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7291-2
... of such projects. Recognition of development’s social construction forces one to recognize the agency of developers and beneficiaries alike, focus on a wide variety of outcomes, and deploy diverse and creative categories and modes of evaluation derived from multiple perspectives. social construction post...
Published: 21 April 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372912-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7291-2
... and beneficiaries) to assign multiple meanings and goals to development projects. projects interaction randomized controlled trials results-based management post-development ...
Published: 14 August 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375678-016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7567-8
... A political biography of one feminist activist in Poland, Slawka Walczewska, this piece explores how feminism was lived in a day to day way in the years before the fall of communism. How did early Polish feminists first develop feminist ideas? Given the censorship they lived under before...
Published: 13 October 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027461-002
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2746-1
... at the intersection of post–Cold War and post-socialist transformations, a circumstance that enabled Korean Chinese to claim their long-forgotten kinship with the forbidden homeland of South Korea. By highlighting the contradictory desires Korean Chinese have developed in relation to Yanbian as an un/homely homeland...
Published: 07 October 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375029-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7502-9
... Building on representations of indigenous women as vulnerable, a development category of “indigenous women” from the 1990s sought to make them political leaders, make them statistically knowable, and equip them with self-esteem. The chapter examines this policy in light of critical accounts...
Published: 05 May 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373124-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7312-4
... This chapter shifts the scholarly discussion around global patterns of remittance sending by introducing the unique figure of the balikbayan, the Filipino visiting or returning to their homeland. It describes the unique formation of balikbayans within the sociopolitical context of a post-Marcos...
Published: 11 August 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027331-006
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2733-1
... This chapter engages with the tradition of habit theory that runs from Félix Ravaisson through Henri Bergson to its post-Deleuzian revival exemplified by Elizabeth Grosz's work. It takes issue with the interpretation of habit's pathways as an unguided course of becoming leading to increased...
Book Chapter

By Shiho Satsuka
Published: 18 June 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375609-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7560-9
... social context—the development of the post-WWII mass middle class and its recent crisis in post-Cold War political and neoliberal economic transformation. subjectivity freedom mountaineering tourism cultural translation ...
Published: 29 April 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374558-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7455-8
... that the meanings of freedom were tied to the expectations of citizenship and freedom developed while ex-slaves were struggling against slavery. And after abolition, memories of slavery and projects for freedom and citizenship were subjects of dispute. Hopes and disillusion are part of this history of redefining...
Published: 01 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374329-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7432-9
... Chapter 3 is a conversation between Terry Smith and Mary Kelly from 1995 concerning the context in which the latter conceived, displayed, and presented her pathbreaking work, the Post-Partum Document (1973–79), which tracked and analyzed mother-son relationships to thought, language...
Published: 01 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375241-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7524-1
... The two-state heuristic concludes with two institutions of the war and postwar years. The biopolitical culminates with development and the rolling out of medication (sulfa, penicillin) in an antigonorrhea campaign. The Songo experiment never managed to be a research trial, releasing Songo from...
Series: Next Wave: New Directions in Women's Studies
Published: 15 August 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478024545-001
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2454-5
... and practices that have recast governmentality, development, humanitarianism, and even human rights, in line with post-9/11 global security regimes. The chapter identifies four dynamic political and institutional circuits that codified GBVAW inhabits, traverses, consolidates, and animates: securitization; state...
Published: 15 September 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027416-001
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2741-6
... Assocation (UGMA) with such a purpose in mind. They sought inspiration in the wisdom of shared historical experiences, which ranged from traditional West and West Central African cultures, through the social bonding required to survive the depredations of slavery, to communal values developed during...
Published: 04 September 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375296-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7529-6
... Post-9/11 security cultures cultivate transparency chic, or the artful performance of consumer and suspect. The chapter analyzes the Transportation Security Administration’s policies and procedures for monitoring the things that passengers carry onto planes. The airport is akin to a maximum...
Published: 30 September 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375111-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7511-1
... in Cape Town—described as the “encroachment of the ordinary”—referencing present—that is, post-apartheid—initiatives to address a legacy of both housing and land scarcity in view of the persistence of informal settlements. While the new South African state has gone to considerable lengths to deliver homes...
Book Chapter

By Eric J. Pido
Published: 05 May 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7312-4
... or returning to their homeland. It describes the unique formation of balikbayans within the sociopolitical context of a post-Marcos Philippines and the historical evolution of the country’s tourism economy. Originally, the development of tourism in the Philippines was aimed at improving the country’s global...
Book Chapter

By June Hee Kwon
Published: 13 October 2023
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2746-1
... to break the cycle of migration in the new era of the post–Korean Wind. migrant workers entrepreneurs neoliberalism economic development (China) ...
Series: Console-ing Passions
Published: 12 August 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373902-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7390-2
..., and political engagement? What kinds of mediated civic spaces are emerging in postcolonial, postsocialist, and post–economic miracle Asian nation-states grappling with the potentials and challenges of commercial global media? Returning to our multiple modernities framework, this chapter asks how developments...