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Published: 04 November 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373537-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7353-7
Published: 09 November 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9781478002079-065
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0207-9
Published: 23 November 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9781478002284-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0228-4
Published: 06 December 2000
DOI: 10.1215/9780822380061-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8006-1
Published: 21 May 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389552-017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8955-2
Published: 05 October 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375227-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7522-7
Published: 01 January 1997
DOI: 10.1215/9780822396529-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9652-9
Published: 25 February 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376224-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7622-4
... key attributes of our global undersea networks: they are wired rather than wireless; semi-centralized, rather than distributed; territorially entrenched, rather than deterritorialized; precarious, rather than resilient; and rural and aquatic, rather than urban. A new historical approach, network...
Published: 29 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374718-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7471-8
... The state is not a formal entity against which the informality of the streets can be contrasted. Rather, the state is itself highly informal, and many of its practices are illegal. ...
Published: 12 May 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373209-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7320-9
... emphasize discontinuous connections rather than physical proximity, fluid movements across porous margins rather than delimited borders, and complex spatial networks rather than the oblique horizons of landscapes—in sum, moving islands rather than fixed geographic formations. In this view, archipelagos are...
Published: 07 October 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373490-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7349-0
... In the aftermath of violent histories, the notion of vulnerability can offer an alternative to trauma and its inexorable temporality. Looking forward toward alternative trajectories and an open future rather than backward toward the past, vulnerability can be a starting point rather than a...
Published: 12 May 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7320-9
... emphasize discontinuous connections rather than physical proximity, fluid movements across porous margins rather than delimited borders, and complex spatial networks rather than the oblique horizons of landscapes—in sum, moving islands rather than fixed geographic formations. In this view, archipelagos are...
Published: 17 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373582-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7358-2
... by the history of colonial dispossession. Engaging these portraits as depictions of stasis rather than stillness means that what we see instead is an effortful equilibrium. The tense suspension of these images captures unvisible forms of motion, requiring us to do more than just see stasis. They...
Published: 01 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374824-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7482-4
... This chapters begins with an analysis of how Saussure’s linguistic discovery that the basic elements of spoken language are not sounds per se but rather phonemes: abstract, differential units within a structure. Moving from this fundamental tenet of structural linguistics, it shows how language...
Published: 05 February 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374831-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7483-1
...” that campaigns against prostitution in reproducing the order of global capitalism. Given that this antitrafficking alliance has not made sex work disappear but rather driven it into clandestine indoor venues and online commercial sex markets, what results is not the elimination of sexual abjection but...
Published: 17 February 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373230-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7323-0
... achieved only by restoring to the slaves of history their rightful share of humanity stolen centuries ago. The future of humanity relies on attending to the in-common and the reservoirs of life, to the Open rather than the enclosure, and to the recognition of difference as unkinning and inclusion...
Published: 24 February 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373292-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7329-2
... massively popular best-selling authors, who were in high demand in print, TV, and radio in the 1980s. Nyū aka seemingly never formulated a theory of media, but rather changed the mode of theorizing itself, performing a media theory rather than formulating one. A central aspect of this practice as media...
Published: 21 April 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372912-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7291-2
... This chapter reflects on the implications of an agent-based approach for how we study and pursue development in the global south. It demonstrates that rather than viewing development as a northern intervention into the passive global south, we should instead see it as a set of relationships...
Published: 11 March 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374374-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7437-4
... brain is not politically neutral; rather, its implicit and explicit corporeal politics must be confronted. It argues that critique is necessary because neuroscience is not a neutral lens through which to view the neurobiological body. However, negative critique is not sufficient. Rather, feminist and...
Published: 20 March 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375593-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7559-3
... consistent. But maps are also smokescreens in that they hide the world rather than reveal them. ...