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Published: 05 August 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391203-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9120-3
... 3 • — • — • — • — • — • — • — • — • Scalar— • — •Fantasies — • — • —— • —• — • — • —• — • — • —• — • —• — • • — • — • — • — • — • — • — • — The Israeli State and the Production of Palestinian Space...
Published: 01 January 2014
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7705-4
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By Lesley Gill
Published: 26 February 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374701-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7470-1
... relations, understandings, and forms of political participation institutionalized as “the state” emerge from contending projects of rule in different scalar dimensions. Finally, it asserts that understanding the entanglements of violence and capitalist processes is central to grasping the emergence of...
Published: 28 January 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393344-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9334-4
...- economic conditions, national states continue to operate as key forms of territorialization for the social relations of capitalism, but that the scalar geographies of these state-organized territorialization processes have been fundamentally reconfigured. This development has systematically...
Published: 05 October 2007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9044-2
... funeral was attended by four hundred people, and the thou- sands of faceless, nameless deaths shoved under the term ‘‘collateral dam- age’’ whose bodies, if lucky, were cremated en masse. The singularity of each death defies scalar ordering. One death can completely upturn the landscape of those left...
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By Karen Shimakawa
Published: 14 November 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384243-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8424-3
...), nine reproduction, 38; Vietnam War 29–30; The Engineer (character), 23, and masculinity, 26–27 27,38–43,177n.15;inspirationfor, Jessop, Bob: globalization and multi- 24; John (character), 30; Kim (charac- scalar shifts, 137 ter), 31–33; lldef protest of, 53...
Published: 08 December 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7175-5
... singularity of each death defies scalar ordering. One death can completely upturn the landscape of those left behind, while the senseless killing of thousands can remain the most unspectacular and normalized of occurrences, rationalized for the sake of securing just one life. Often numbers...
Published: 28 January 2011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9334-4
...- economic conditions, national states continue to operate as key forms of territorialization for the social relations of capitalism, but that the scalar geographies of these state-organized territorialization processes have been fundamentally reconfigured. This development has systematically...
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By Kristin Peterson
Published: 30 July 2014
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7647-7
... (mid 1990s) converged in ways that materialized in the current dynamics of Nigerian drug markets. A multi- scalar ethnographic project of this sort does not simply capture how the thing or the idea exists within a larger world system. Rather, objects of study may have disparate multiple...
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By Katie King, Donna Haraway
Published: 01 January 2012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9446-4
... communities of practice, including sustained pain and suffering from mutual incomprehensions and angers in unavoidably heterogeneous knowledge worlds and unevenly distributed power. Tuned to scalar grains of detail in both authoritative membership and peripheral participation in knowledge-making commu...
Published: 01 September 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372745-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7274-5
... focusing on bodies and every- day practices coming from scholars inspired by feminist approaches and popu ar geopolitics­l (or both). 8 Collectively, ­these investigations have highlighted the interplay between activities long ­imagined as occurring at rnt discales.f­e ­e Rather than a scalar...
Published: 10 October 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388234-015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8823-4
....∑ Knowledge Practices and Subject Making 309 The Destabilizing of Older Conceptions of Scale Recognizing the imbrications between the digital and the nondigital brings with it a destabilizing of conceptions that posit the scalar as hierarchical. Older conceptions of scaling date from the period...
Published: 03 August 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394242-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9424-2
... media. The retrospective gaze of the critic re- writes ontological becoming as history. global modernity If my emphasis falls on macro-scalar change as constitutive of the histor- ical becoming, it is important to take a closer look at the setting of the book. Despite excursions into Byzantine or...
Published: 03 August 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394242-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9424-2
... for the social efficacy of the ‘‘volatile icon It is not that any reassemblage of these intermedial images neces- sarily produces volatility. Only under certain conditions of possibility—lived experiences of macro-scalar change—this may indeed be the case. To move into the scenes where vol- atile...
Published: 03 August 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394242-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9424-2
... face of macro-scalar change. In turn, the logics highlight the populist reason of the anonymous crowds whose agency we pursued in the previous chapter. In pursuit of historical becoming, I follow this lead through the categories of the outlaw, the saint, and the activist, analytics that open us to...
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By Jason Dittmer
Published: 01 September 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372745-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7274-5
... Practice. New edn. Cambridge: Polity, 1992. Outline of a Theory of Practice. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1977. Braudel, Fernand. A History of Civilizations. New York: Penguin, 1995. Brenner, Neil. “The Limits to Scale? Methodological Reflections on Scalar Struc- turation.” Pro...
Published: 03 August 2011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9424-2
... IN THE NAME OF THE POPULAR 255 historical situations where the three bio-icons are potentialized in the face of escalating uncertainty: the effect of neoliberal restructuring in South Asia. Macro-scalar changes—the emergence of mega-cities, the reorganiza- tion of mass protest as civil speech...
Published: 01 January 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386650-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8665-0
... via which the 34 redifferentiation of space can be pioneered The movement at the heart of Smith’s scalar politics is not the same as the movement that preoccupies Hardt and Negri. Whereas the former specifies a process of spatial differen- tiation grounded in the...
Published: 03 August 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394242-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9424-2
... 255 historical situations where the three bio-icons are potentialized in the face of escalating uncertainty: the effect of neoliberal restructuring in South Asia. Macro-scalar changes—the emergence of mega-cities, the reorganiza- tion of mass protest as civil speech, and the fossilization of...
Published: 27 March 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392422-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9242-2
...-conflict restoration, and indigenous rights. Cosmopolitanism may not provide a stock set of solutions, but I would argue that it offers a useful lens through which archaeologists might consider this new set of multi-scalar engagements. On the one hand...