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Published: 16 September 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7381-0
... normativity resource extraction the Intervention plasticity new vitalism ...
Published: 27 November 2023
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2760-7
... Arctic resource extraction transborder mobilization Russia colonization ...
Published: 27 November 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027607-006
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2760-7
.... Indigenous rights, like transborder mobilization, have increased across most of the Arctic. However, in Russia, Putin's model of intense resource extraction for economic growth has positioned the Arctic as a central resource base, restricting the ability of Indigenous Peoples in the Russian Arctic...
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By Diane M. Nelson
Published: 12 October 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7507-4
... life gold mining resource extraction antimining activism referenda pollution health defense of territory development precision and uncertainty voting grassroots organizing chemical exposures environmental damage ...
Published: 12 October 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375074-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7507-4
... This chapter explores how “development” increasingly means “free trade” and resource extraction via transnational corporations. In Guatemala the 1996 peace accords accompanied new regulations encouraging exploitation of “natural resources,” unleashing a rush for the new El Dorado. In 2005...
Published: 09 March 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375869-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7586-9
... be destroyed if dug for minerals, while the company promised to mitigate these impacts by constructing four reservoirs for local communities. The events in Cajamarca once again brought resource extraction to the national consciousness and produced a marked shift in public opinion. The book’s conclusion offers...
Published: 12 October 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7507-4
...YES to Life = NO to Mining This chapter explores how “development” increasingly means “free trade” and resource extraction via transnational corporations. In Guatemala the 1996 peace accords accompanied new regulations encouraging exploitation of “natural resources,” unleashing a rush...
Published: 27 November 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027607-013
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2760-7
... This chapter profiles the A´i Cofán People, whose traditional territories straddle the Colombia-Ecuador border, and their experience of colonization, natural resource extraction and exploitation on their land, the severing of their territory by the imposed land border, Colombian armed conflict...
Published: 16 September 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373810-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7381-0
... as symptomatic of geontopower in the context of extractive capitalism. normativity resource extraction the Intervention plasticity new vitalism ...
Published: 27 November 2023
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2760-7
... as non-Arctic players increasingly pursue Arctic natural resources. Indigenous rights, like transborder mobilization, have increased across most of the Arctic. However, in Russia, Putin's model of intense resource extraction for economic growth has positioned the Arctic as a central resource base...
Published: 27 November 2023
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2760-7
... the Colombia-Ecuador border, and their experience of colonization, natural resource extraction and exploitation on their land, the severing of their territory by the imposed land border, Colombian armed conflict, and neglect on behalf of state governments. This chapter demonstrates and explores the coping...
Series: Elements
Published: 26 January 2024
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027768-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2776-8
... and political violence, both of which are rooted in colonial histories of resource extraction. Second, the Plurinational State created a host of new pathways for previously sidelined people to take on leadership roles within or alongside state entities; when cooperative miners move into these positions...
Published: 27 November 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027607-014
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2760-7
... of large-scale infrastructure development in borderlands. Infrastructure development and resource extraction projects push Indigenous Peoples across borders and sever relationships between Indigenous communities. This chapter presents these conflicts as being unfit for existing dialogue mechanisms...
Series: Elements
Published: 11 August 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027034-006
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2703-4
... of collaboration between these sectors and the various desires (military reconnaissance, resource extraction, and national science) that grounded them. Satellite meteorology consolidated the nation-state's power across the middle to late twentieth century, yet it also left inhabitants of that same nation-state...
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By Sean Cubitt
Series: a Cultural Politics Book
Published: 01 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373476-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7347-6
... of disposal of superseded goods, while the final section extends the Marxist concept of the general intellect to nonhuman agencies. These themes are demonstrated through case studies on materials, investigating resource extraction, manufacture, and disposal. From mining bulk metals and rare earths, it moves...
Published: 29 March 2024
DOI: 10.1215/9781478059288-010
EISBN: 978-1-4780-5928-8
... Chapter 9 examines the work epistemic categories and material circumstances do in creating inhuman(e) ledgers, made in recursive geographies of value of natural resources to stabilize both persons and land for extraction. It looks at how the material disidentification and dividuation of natural...
Series: Refiguring American Music
Published: 08 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374947-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7494-7
... Central to the American narrative of freedom and innovation, jazz’s history is at the same time disturbed by the contradiction of a nation struggling to recognize the key contributions of U.S. black musicians to the form. Black musicians, in turn, invoke the world to validate their resourceful...
Book Chapter

By Salar Mameni
Series: ANIMA: Critical Race Studies Otherwise
Published: 04 August 2023
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2704-1
... into a sublime work of art. The anthropogenic work of art is a planet carved for its resources, such as oil, and built out of petrochemicals. Part 1 situates the book in feminist, anti-colonial critiques of the Anthropocene and argues for turning to artists from wars and extractive zones for sensually perceiving...
Published: 29 March 2024
DOI: 10.1215/9781478059288-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-5928-8
... as landscape, resource, and race, through geo-logics that conditioned the nation’s normative social forms and modes of settler (geo)power. As America grew its own geologic empire, these national modes of settler colonial materialism paradigmatically transformed extraterritorial extractive worlds across...
Published: 21 May 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021452-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2145-2
... Chapter 2, “‘Unfit Subjects of Trade’: Demographic Logics and Colonial Encounters,” explores how the development of the transatlantic slave trade as an instrument of colonial settlement and extraction relied upon the production of new ideologies of both race and economy. The emergence of early...