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Published: 01 January 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7581-4
Series: a Camera Obscura Book
Published: 14 September 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9781478002215-008
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0221-5
Series: The cultures and practice of violence series
Published: 25 July 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394327-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9432-7
Series: Console-ing Passions
Published: 18 January 2001
DOI: 10.1215/9780822380085-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8008-5
Series: Console-ing Passions
Published: 18 January 2001
DOI: 10.1215/9780822380085-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8008-5
Series: Bicentennial Reflections on the French Revolution
Published: 27 June 1997
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382751-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8275-1
Book Chapter

By Brian Massumi
Published: 12 August 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7519-7
... perceptual warfare Revolution in Military Affairs shock and awe priming nonconscious perception ...
Series: Global Insecurities
Published: 29 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374718-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7471-8
... Bolivia is a prime example of the effects of neoliberal structural adjustment, which transformed the economy and provoked a massive urbanization of the country. neoliberalism; urbanization; migration; structural adjustment; Bolivia; Latin America ...
Published: 12 August 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375197-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7519-7
... This chapter moves to the “home front” of the “war on terror.” It discusses the terror color-alert system set in place by the Bush administration as an exercise in media-based priming of the population for asymmetric war across the full spectrum of preemptive power. The color-alert system made...
Published: 12 August 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375197-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7519-7
... it. This is done primarily through “priming”—the modulation of action and perception through nonconscious micro-events occurring in the interval of “readiness potential” where an experience is in-the-making. How this plays out in “battlespace” in the preemptive practice of “shock and awe” and associated tactics...
Published: 12 August 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7519-7
...The Power to Affect This chapter moves to the “home front” of the “war on terror.” It discusses the terror color-alert system set in place by the Bush administration as an exercise in media-based priming of the population for asymmetric war across the full spectrum of preemptive power...
Published: 24 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375395-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7539-5
... on how the Gujarat chief minister Narendra Modi, elected the prime minister of India in May 2014, had killed not only Muslims but also Urdu. Urdu poetry Gujarat riots Aqeel Shatir Narendra Modi ...
Published: 13 May 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374367-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7436-7
... occurs outside historical context. In the specific historical context of slavery, the attribution of disability to the female captive body, for instance, enabled this body to become a site where the flesh became the prime commodity of exchange in the violent conflation of profit and pleasure. The essay...
Published: 12 August 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7519-7
... from it. This is done primarily through “priming”—the modulation of action and perception through nonconscious micro-events occurring in the interval of “readiness potential” where an experience is in-the-making. How this plays out in “battlespace” in the preemptive practice of “shock and awe...
Published: 01 January 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375814-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7581-4
... The burgeoning field of nonconsciousness studies offers new paradigms. Studies of such phenomena as “deliberation without attention,” “choice blindness,” and “priming” have called into question the myth of rational calculation, showing, for example, that the more considered a consumer decision...
Series: Religious Cultures of African and African Diaspora People
Published: 20 October 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027140-001
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2714-0
... Maât, the ancient Egyptian goddess of justice and truth, the winged feminine manifestation and adjudicator of right order, is the first fruit of this quare-vindicationist-womanist project. References to her in “Maxims of the Prime Minister Ptahhotep” (circa 2450 BCE) are among the earliest...
Published: 03 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373193-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7319-3
... This chapter examines the anxieties and impossibilities of contemporary motherhood, showing how women are primed for increasingly unsettled affective lives in the nuclear family. Situating women’s narratives of everyday family life within shifting discourses of “good” mothering, this chapter...
Published: 05 October 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375227-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7522-7
... themselves through the state rhetoric in their engagement with the national and local power matrixes. The rhetorics of respect economy and expectation economy give rise to contestations among the villagers in Enayetpur. The chapter also examines the experience of the birangonas meeting the prime minister...
Series: ANIMA: Critical Race Studies Otherwise
Published: 03 November 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027447-004
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2744-7
... the university, a prime instance being the pedagogies of situated art in Fiona Foley’s Black Opium installation in the Queensland State Library, which stages a “slow agitation” around bodies of opium (enjoining the explorations of previous chapters) in a visual redaction of the Act introduced in Chapter 1...
Series: Next Wave: New Directions in Women's Studies
Published: 15 August 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478024545-006
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2454-5
... This chapter examines how Indian print media covers the anti-Muslim violence that has become endemic since Narendra Modi became Prime Minister in 2014. Focusing on the widespread use of terminologies of “pogrom” and “lynching” by the Indian press, it argues the media's use of these terms reveals...