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Published: 03 April 2006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8761-9
...Racial Science, Social Control ...
Published: 06 August 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021582-004
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2158-2
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By Gloria Wekker
Published: 29 April 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7456-5
... white women Hottentot nymphae psychoanalysis racial science subject formation ...
Book Chapter

By Peter Wade
Published: 14 April 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373070-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7307-0
... The conclusion explores the links between genomic science and ideas of progress (toward racial democracy, health, freedom) and then looks at ideas about Latin America as a racial exception and as a useful resource for genomic science and its progressive agenda. It then argues that in fact...
Published: 29 April 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374565-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7456-5
.... The chapter offers several rereadings: first, of Dutch society at the time, with its many sites in which the women were exposed to images of black women and their sexuality; next, of racial science and its obsession with black women’s genitalia. Ultimately, the case study shows that the concepts of self...
Published: 07 October 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7364-3
... in medical anthropology. The prologue situates genomic science in debates on racialized medicine in the United States. It argues that genomic science propelled the shift from race as a fixed biological reality to an ethnicity as inclusionary heuristic for minority groups. Singapore uses the National...
Published: 13 May 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374213-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7421-3
... intact many of the assumptions about sexuality, biology, and difference underlying the naturalization of monogamy. It extends an analysis of the politics of science to these counternarratives by foregrounding a capacious understanding of science : one that includes claims about nature grounded...
Published: 13 May 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7436-7
... the production of decolonial knowledge formations, such as what were later called “ethnic studies.” coloniality decoloniality decolonial turn decolonial sciences transmodernity This essay contributes to contemporary debates on Mexican American racial identity. Although numerous scholars have...
Published: 01 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374763-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7476-3
... structures of power, which have created a contemporary era of unsustainable production. Reading the zombies of the story as symbols related to dominant economic, racial, and power structures, the chapter suggests that Díaz uses these paradigms in his literary imaginary, crafting a decolonial narrative...
... examination of genomic science and its participation in multiculturalist assemblages in each nation, drawing on data collected during a three-year research project, “Race, Genomics, and Mestizaje in Latin America.” Chapter 3 describes changes in genetic science from the 1990s and outlines shifts toward...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-075
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... contemporary Alcides Arguedas (1879–1946), Tamayo’s best-known writings examined race and nation and particularly the potential for Bolivia’s indigenous majority to participate fully in public life. In The Creation of a National Pedagogy (1910), Tamayo drew from prevailing racial ideologies of the time—which...
Published: 01 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374763-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7476-3
... This chapter examines aesthetics, dispossession, trauma, and decolonial love in Díaz’s fiction. It theorizes a footnote from The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao that critically reflects on Oscar’s spectacularly closeted reading of science fiction and fantasy books and the effects Oscar’s...
Published: 01 January 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7476-3
...Desiring Decolonization This chapter examines aesthetics, dispossession, trauma, and decolonial love in Díaz’s fiction. It theorizes a footnote from The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao that critically reflects on Oscar’s spectacularly closeted reading of science fiction and fantasy books...
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By Ralph Snyderman
Published: 14 October 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7393-3
... environment of the medical center. Strategic Planning Creating an institutional vision Duke Hospital Duke Medical Center operations Racial Inequities Not long into his first term, initiatives were developed to enhance the basic sciences through recruiting outstanding chairs and faculty. Major...
Series: Console-ing Passions
Published: 03 June 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7446-6
... initiatives that set out to teach people directly about a variety of subjects, privileging science and art but gradually extending to incorporate virtually all areas of work and life, creating educational “niche” programming for various social groups. The chapter follows the history of this expansion from...
Published: 13 May 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374213-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7421-3
... of the racial politics of contemporary debates on monogamy’s nature. marriage sexology Richard von Krafft-Ebing Havelock Ellis postcolonial ...
Published: 01 January 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7476-3
..., or Halfie,” in Drown , as a fictional exploration of the corrosive effects of the racial self-hatred that remains a legacy of European colonialism for people of color in the Americas. The essay illuminates that, for all their temporal, generic, stylistic, gender, and sexual differences, Díaz and Lorde...
Published: 15 May 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7546-3
... political developments: first, high-tech screening produces a new normate body; and second, the differential application of high- and low-tech surveillance is organized according to a racial norm, where race is understood not in the narrow terms of phenotype but in the broader terms of who is presumed...
Series: ANIMA: Critical Race Studies Otherwise
Published: 01 January 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372356-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7235-6
Published: 08 November 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478005650-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0565-0