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Published: 15 April 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385530-020
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8553-0
Published: 01 January 2001
DOI: 10.1215/9780822398448-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9844-8
Book Chapter

By Naminata Diabate
Published: 06 March 2020
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0757-9
... Restriction Section I scene 1 Exceptional Conditions and Darker Shades of Biopolitics I strongly condemn the abhorrent violence against unarmed civilians in Côte d Ivoire. I am particularly appalled by the indiscriminate killing of unarmed civilians during peace- ful rallies, many of them women...
Published: 22 July 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7535-7
Published: 22 July 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375357-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7535-7
... making their way to Dubai for services that are illegal in their home countries. However, the UAE, which once boasted the Middle East’s most permissive assisted reproduction system, has recently become the world’s most restrictive. In 2010, the UAE passed an Islamically inspired assisted reproduction law...
Published: 01 January 2000
DOI: 10.1215/9780822399636-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9963-6
Published: 16 September 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373728-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7372-8
... Chapter 6 explores the Women2Drive campaign and other online and offline interventions that challenge restrictions on women’s mobility in Saudi Arabia. It argues that the driving campaign is an example of cautious gender politics to demand the lifting of the ban on women driving in ways that...
Published: 08 January 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012573-90
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1257-3
...N O P L A C E , U N K N O W N , U N D E T E R M I N E D Original source: Place of creation: No place, unknown, or undetermined. Credit: Ted Grant / Library and Archives Canada / PA- 170252. Restrictions on use: nil. Copyright assigned to Library and Archives Canada by copyright owner Ted Grant. ...
Published: 13 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373377-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7337-7
... The introduction explains how Ahmed is thinking of feminist theory as homework, as what we are doing when we are navigating restrictions we encounter in everyday life. She suggests that we need to repose feminism as a life question. She explains how the book relates to her previous work, as well...
Book Chapter

By Catherine Besteman
Published: 01 January 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013006-010
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1300-6
...Accenture, 108, 110 Advanced Passenger Pro cessing pro- gram (Australia), 110 afect, migration and, 58 59 Af ghan i stan, military intervention in, 43 Africa: austerity regime impact in, 47 48; cap i tal ist plunder in, 48 50; Eu ro pean immigration restrictions on refugees from, 72 76; global war...
Published: 07 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375517-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7551-7
... articulating modes of political resistance. Concealment is the key principle organizing the dominant Israeli civil society visual field since 1948, which continues to be increasingly restricted by a vast mechanism of erasure, denial, and obstructions of sight, whereas surveillance organizes the visual field...
Book Chapter

By Sarah C. Chambers
Published: 29 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375562-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7556-2
... independence, the 1853 consolidation of the internal debt secured the inheritances of elite families. Comprehensive regulations of military pensions, which reinstated the requirement of state approval for marriages and their restriction to higher-ranking officers, reversed expansions of eligibility from the...
Published: 09 September 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373926-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7392-6
... Running since 1970, David Mancuso’s Loft sailed through the backlash against disco unscathed. After all, Mancuso had never restricted his selections to disco, plus his capacity crowd viewed Saturday nights as the highlight of their week. Meanwhile the Paradise Garage, opened by Michael Brody as...
Published: 01 January 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376194-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7619-4
... narratives of nonnormative gender to mobilize restrictions on national belonging. In particular, political campaigns for Chinese exclusion relied heavily upon cross-dressing imagery to vilify Chinese immigrants as hyperfeminine, deceptive men. Federal immigration law also ensnared people who wore clothing...
Published: 25 March 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374343-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7434-3
... dislodged trope, it essentially retains its representation as a site foremost of attraction. This chapter argues that these films about the DMZ, by enabling the tourist gaze on an otherwise restricted site, propel it in its transition from the historical and material to the figurative, where it functions in...
Published: 18 November 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373766-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7376-6
... legal restrictions grated on town residents. In addition, a lack of resources plagued the administration, delaying promised financial reforms and other projects. Finally, however, the outright disrespect of many Spanish officials and troops toward Dominican residents provoked relentless tension...
Published: 18 November 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373766-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7376-6
... fighting. Meanwhile, rebellion began in both Cuba and Puerto Rico. Although authorities reestablished order in Puerto Rico, combatants in Cuba maintained a massive campaign for independence and the end of slavery. Political struggles and restrictions elsewhere in the Caribbean emphasized all the problems...
Published: 11 March 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374527-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7452-7
... photographs of Tseng Kwong Chi and Jin-me Yoon, the chapter argues that their photographic citations of 1920s- and 1930s-era landscape art parody its investment in whiteness during a heightened period of Asian immigrant restriction. Disidentifying with the settler romanticization of the landscape, Tseng’s and...
Published: 11 March 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374527-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7452-7
... multiculturalism. Their works point to the capacity of the neoliberal border to recruit and restrict surplus labor populations from around the world while preserving the racialized abstractions that surround both high-tech, flexible Asian labor and working-class labor. As such, free trade becomes a further conduit...
Published: 03 August 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375319-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7531-9
... An elderly member of an Afro-Cuban house temple in Santiago’s barrio Los Hoyos recounts the 1931 police raid of her father’s bembé (drumming ceremony) held in honor of the Virgin. The chapter interprets the restrictions of the Machado dictatorship (1925–33), which purged Cuban streets of black...