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Published: 13 August 2021
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1303-7
...Some Assembly Required ...
Published: 02 July 2001
DOI: 10.1215/9780822380368-016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8036-8
Series: Series Q
Published: 01 January 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390268-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9026-8
Published: 01 January 1994
DOI: 10.1215/9780822396581-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9658-1
Published: 02 July 2001
DOI: 10.1215/9780822380368-020
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8036-8
Published: 01 January 2021
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2165-0
Series: Global Insecurities
Published: 29 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374718-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7471-8
... Although often conceptualized as distinct sectors, the informal and formal economies are not separate but require each other for their survival. informal economy street vendors markets ...
Published: 18 April 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373629-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7362-9
... as examples, Solomon-Godeau investigates how the depiction of bodies “require coding and inscription in ways that signal not just the difference between various representations of the human body but difference itself and its inherent erotic significance.” As Solomon-Godeau argues, the circuits of desire...
Series: Improvisation, Community, and Social Practice
Published: 03 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374015-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7401-5
... sonically in real time in ways that suggest the presence of behavior, decision making, and personality was equally the creation of a new kind of cultural practice that required, and still requires, the articulation of an aesthetic capable of both describing and understanding the resultant machine-machine...
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By Swanee Hunt
Published: 05 May 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373568-032
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7356-8
... that easing the pressure of overcrowded prisons required riveting attention. Their achievements are presented thematically, covering topics such as inheritance for girls, equality in marriage, prevention of gender-based violence (including marital rape), female entrepreneurship, wellness and mental health...
Published: 09 March 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375654-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7565-4
... This chapter argues that the most lively contemporary legacy of the 1980s Writing Culture critiques now lie outside or beyond conventional texts, in the forms that are integral to fieldwork itself. Fieldwork today requires a kind of collaborative concept work that stimulates studios, archiving...
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By Aya Hirata Kimura
Published: 05 August 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373964-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7396-4
... The conclusion of the book takes a cue from the “Happy Fukushima” video to shed light on the mandate to be happy under neoliberalism. Happiness is an appropriate emotion under neoliberalism, particularly for women, who are culturally required to be nice and friendly. Yet the mandate to be happy...
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By Gary Y. Okihiro
Published: 12 August 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373834-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7383-4
... The future of Third World studies requires a strategic mastery of the language and ideologies of the ruling class to engage and upend oppression. But self-determination also demands discourses and practices not of the master’s creation. If divide and rule is a principal strategy in the exercise...
Published: 21 August 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375548-016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7554-8
... to integrate values into his work. Drawing from personal experience as well as the work of moral theologians, economists, and philosophers, the author goes beyond the microethics that build character to argue for a set of social values that he describes as the macroethics required for a complex, interdependent...
Published: 17 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373094-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7309-4
... and suggests that in some cases sameness rather than difference requires further exploration and explanation. Japanese science self-orientalism Yukawa Hideki complementarity Feynman diagrams ...
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By Sara Ahmed
Published: 13 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373377-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7337-7
... This chapter considers how a break can be what we are aiming for. It introduces the idea of feminist snap. A snap is a sudden movement (or appears as a sudden movement). The chapter considers how feminism requires a willingness to snap the bonds that are diminishing. It thus affirms the role...
Published: 05 August 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375333-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7533-3
... require a conversion, and that the maximalism of Two Sources takes the form a mediation of the punctual instant and emergence. The Two Sources of Morality and Religio n; Heroes and Saints; Openness and Closedness; Maximalism ...
Series: The Lewis Henry Morgan Lectures
Published: 23 March 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375524-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7552-4
... are here (like the social and the economic) so intimately entangled requires us to bring together domains that are often kept separate. informal economy lumpenproletariat distributive labor kinship southern Africa ...
Published: 01 April 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374572-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7457-2
... an imperial into a national language. This required the reorganization of the nation’s linguistic diversity into a hierarchy of languages, resulting in the emergence of a monolingual hegemony. However, this American notion of translation as monolingual assimilation has always been contested. Its limits...
Published: 17 February 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373339-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7333-9
... of mothering, fathering, and lineage, Sila is not capable of infanticide. Rather, I argue that the novel points us toward queer relational performances of vulnerability that require us living with debility and slow death. I end the book with a reading of Zanele Muholi’s Queercide, a series of images stolen off...