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Published: 01 May 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392255-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9225-5
Published: 01 May 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392255-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9225-5
Published: 03 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373148-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7314-8
... more punitive for the “real” sex offenders. However, there was little else they could have done. The article suggests it would be more productive to focus instead on recuperating and elaborating on the radical ideas of those gay activists who once argued for the abolition of the sex offender...
Published: 03 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373148-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7314-8
... the sexually violent predator laws. The decision, and the indifference of mainstream civil liberties advocates, is powerful evidence that in the law as in all social institutions, sex is different. Public fear has bent the Constitution to punitive ends, and there is no public fear like that of sex...
Published: 03 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373148-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7314-8
... This essay draws upon recent works in sociology, jurisprudence, and feminist theory in order to assess the ways in which feminism, and sex and gender more generally, have become intricately interwoven with punitive agendas in contemporary U.S. politics. Melding existing theoretical discussions...
Published: 03 March 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7314-8
..., did help to make the registry more punitive for the “real” sex offenders. However, there was little else they could have done. The article suggests it would be more productive to focus instead on recuperating and elaborating on the radical ideas of those gay activists who once argued for the abolition...
Published: 18 May 2020
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1202-3
... others at the behest of white supremacy. They do this without any punitive aim and in the interest of transformation. By building community, building culture, and taking action in defense of ourselves and our lives, we lift our own voices. For more information or to support the work of Lifted Voices...
Published: 03 March 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7314-8
..., jurisprudence, and feminist theory in order to assess the ways in which feminism, and sex and gender more generally, have become intricately interwoven with punitive agendas in contemporary U.S. politics. Melding existing theoretical discussions of penal trends with insights drawn from ethnographic research on...
Published: 19 November 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377450-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7745-0
..., particularly relationships between settlers and Afri- cans. The Strafkommando (punitive group of armed citizens), an institution origi- nally created in 1715 to replace Dutch East India Company soldiers protecting against Khoesan raids, evolved into a predatory force by which colonists plundered Khoesan...
Published: 09 October 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012269-026
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1226-9
... toward an Eastern European style free- market transition by putting immense pressure on its economy and people through punitive policies such as the 1996 Helms- Burton bill. Through a long and difficult process, Cuba pulled itself out of a severe eco- nomic recession by courting foreign investment from...
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By Savannah Shange
Published: 15 November 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007401-010
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0740-1
... infrastructures, 53 56; pedagogy of coalition and, 47 48; punition, 15; schooling and, 15, 53 56; social justice movements and, 15, 21, 82; Violence Against Women Act of 1999 (vawa), 135. See also school-to- prison pipeline carceral progressivism: abolition- ist anthropology, 14 15; antiblack...
Published: 17 July 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478008866-009
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0886-6
...; Plus jamais nous ne serons esclaves ( Never Again Will We Be Slaves 107, 151; Punitive, 110 11, 122; re sis tance to label, 113 14; slavery, use of as analogy, 89, 99 100, 107, 108, 112; Le Torchon Brûle, 107 Finance, Jean, 35 Finance Report of 1948, 66 Foccart, Jacques, 23, 68, 130 Foucault, Michel...
Published: 08 November 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007203-018
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0720-3
... missionaries and Kanaka Maoli con- verts published articles chastising any aloha blossoming beyond the con- fines of Chris tian ity, and courts punitively legislated the desiring Hawaiian body, Hi iaka a wahine and N n huki a wahine shared aloha at the shore of H ena. Sharing hula, names, surfboards, and...
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By Lesley Stern
Published: 10 August 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012290-022
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1229-0
... stage or another, is this: I brought it on myself, though usually it is voiced as a punitive self- accusatory question rather than a definitive answer. Could I have created hospitable conditions for the cancer to take root: through stress, overwork, ambition, ignorance, repression, bad diet, lack of...
Published: 10 August 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012290-059
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1229-0
... punitive zeal. Feeling at ease I didn t ask to lie down. But as soon as she extends her finger, like a princess in a fairy story, she starts transforming. First: a vague wooziness, morphing into nausea. The barriers be- tween her body and space start disintegrating, a jagged blackness enters into her...
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By Thomas Aiello
Published: 15 February 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013150-011
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1315-0
... the lower control arm of the steering mechanism and charged the defendants with breach of implied warranty, breach of ex- press warranty, negligence, and wrongful death. It asked $10 million in actual and $100 million in punitive damages. Explaining the large figures, Palermo insisted that Ford and...
Published: 17 July 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012092-001
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1209-2
... amplifies uncertainty for mi grants. In this context, the risk entailed by bureaucratic inscription of being known to an arbitrary and often punitive central state authority may outweigh the risk of remaining unknown. For mi grants fa- cing stringent and punitive immigration systems, illegibility to the...
Published: 06 March 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007579-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0757-9
...). In the Name of National Interest 97 The punitive gesture is defined in multiple ways: shameful acts (242, 244), shameful deeds (336, 505), shameful betrayal (378), acts of shame (336), a shameful scandal (218), and the drama of shame (744). Intolerable to the dictator is that the shaming...
Published: 15 November 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007401-001
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0740-1
... of disciplinary referrals and expulsions. How, then, do we reconcile Robeson s exceptionally punitive disciplinary practices with its institutional narratives of social justice and liberation as exceptional? Further, what does a place like Robeson, roundly regarded as a win for progressive- left...
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By Nancy Rose Hunt
Published: 01 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375241-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7524-1
...–85, which set the terms of partition for Africa. In Equateur, conquest and concessionary politics combined with forced extraction of wild-growing rubber. From the 1890s, the results were nasty, shocking, with punitive forms of coerced labor, jailing wives as hostages, and severing human...