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Published: 01 January 1995
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9604-8
Published: 01 January 1995
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9604-8
Published: 01 January 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386766-030
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8676-6
Published: 16 November 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386285-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8628-5
Published: 27 July 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382515-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8251-5
Published: 01 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374596-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7459-6
... This chapter analyzes practices underlying the institution of replacement—namely, house building, civil-religious elections, vengeance, loans, illness cures, adultery, and namesakes. Such practices involve the substitution of one entity for another entity, insofar as these entities have shared...
Published: 01 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374596-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7459-6
... This chapter uses the institution of replacement (as it plays out in the context of labor pooling and house building) as a lens to examine long-term transformations in social relations brought on by the NGO’s ecotourism project. It analyzes what happens to local values when there are pressures...
Published: 14 October 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373933-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7393-3
... coordinated clinical environment necessitating integration of clinical departments, the hospital, and the administration. A new method of evaluating departmental chairs and the process of replacing several key chairs including the chairs of the powerful Departments of Medicine and Surgery ensued. A certain...
Published: 14 October 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375173-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7517-3
.... Money is a means of accounting. Second, there are different moneys, and money’s evolution is better seen as an additive process: new forms of money do not always replace the old, but instead, old and new intermingle and cohabit in complex monetary ecologies. The chapter also stresses the infrastructures...
Published: 21 July 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373346-016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7334-6
... of the “Popular Front.” It examines the explosion of working-class militancy in France in 1936 and how the French Communist Party acted to limit this movement and its militancy. James ends by defending the need for a new Fourth International to replace the bankrupt Third International now that it is...
Published: 09 September 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373926-031
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7392-6
... responsibilities, prompting Brody to hire Brooklyn DJ David Morales to replace Levan for one weekend. ...
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By Nicholas Sammond
Published: 17 August 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375784-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7578-4
... trained audiences in how to understand their changing relationship to a new screen space. Cartoons became replacements for the live shows that had formerly framed silent features. As artifacts they offer insight into the complex relationships between race and the organization of social and cultural space...
Published: 07 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375876-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7587-6
... official policies favoring deforestation. In Michoacán, where avocado plantations began to replace forests, rural people mobilized and undermined state forestry. In Chihuahua, neoliberalism did so, though not before the World Bank proposed one final mega-project in the Sierra Tarahumara. By the 1990s...
Published: 22 July 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374275-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7427-5
... puts forth a temporary ownership over work against the general ethic of workplace sharing and its corollary: mobile and replaceable labor. This idea of freedom-in-ownership to upend the usual way freedom in software is understood, highlighting that it is often the company and not its employees that is...
Published: 18 November 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373766-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7376-6
... placed the blame directly on Haiti. Even after the early rebellions were repressed, however, discontent simmered. Spanish authorities steadily replaced Dominican appointees, and reclassification in the military forced many Dominican officers and soldiers out of service. Furthermore, a whole range of new...
Published: 06 May 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374442-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7444-2
... Chapter 5 examines to what extent metabolisms are renewable and even replaceable, through the feature of willpower and the science of surgery. It is concerned with absorptions between the body and willpower. It considers what kinds of treatment for obesity are possible when drugs and diet fail...
Published: 06 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375470-016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7547-0
... be somehow non-”ideological,” and thus a revolution that would do more than replace one master-signifier with another. This essay traces the fate of this non-”ideological” possibility in Žižek’s more recent work, up to Less Than Nothing. ...
Published: 08 May 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375661-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7566-1
... replace art with an active, passionate engagement with everyday life. The SI initially pursued this goal through unitary urbanism and the construction of situations; these goals were later eclipsed by a rigorous critique of the spectacle as the principal obstacle to the realization of the Situationist...
Published: 19 May 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372790-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7279-0
... massive boulders ground celebrated symbols of modern mobility and progress, the car and the airplane. Often substrate replaces Durham as sculptor, assuming powers to act, ally, and narrate. As stones accumulate in the wake of the artist’s global travels, they conjure pre- and postcontact cairns that...
Published: 24 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373315-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7331-5
... This chapter explores how New York replaced Paris as the world capital of contemporary art after World War II, arguing that the fifties witnessed the emancipation of American art from a stifling European tutelage. It also addresses the writing of a national American art history. By 1959, when...