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Published: 16 January 1997
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382744-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8274-4
Published: 14 April 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394006-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9400-6
Published: 23 March 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371984-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7198-4
Published: 15 April 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478004356-017
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0435-6
Published: 27 December 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393252-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9325-2
Published: 01 January 1997
DOI: 10.1215/9780822398400-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9840-0
Published: 01 January 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393689-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9368-9
Published: 08 March 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395690-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9569-0
Published: 17 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372721-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7272-1
... Speaking to the class of incoming freshmen at Convocation in his first semester as president of Duke University in fall 2004, Richard Brodhead discusses the ritual of signing the Duke Community Standard, how to derive the maximum value from a Duke education, and the value of skilled argument. ...
Published: 17 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372721-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7272-1
... Speaking to the class of incoming freshmen at Convocation in his first semester as president of Duke University in fall 2004, Richard Brodhead discusses the ritual of signing the Duke Community Standard, how to derive the maximum value from a Duke education, and the value of skilled argument. ...
Published: 17 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372721-026
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7272-1
... As chair of the Commission on the Humanities and Social Sciences, Richard Brodhead was invited to speak on The Colbert Report about the Commission’s 2013 report, The Heart of the Matter . Brodhead discusses the enduring importance of the humanities and the skills they supply. ...
Published: 05 August 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374039-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7403-9
... farming community were taking classes in “informatique”—typing, computer and Internet skills—and by 2015 weekly attendance had swelled to more than one hundred. ...
Published: 30 March 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375616-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7561-6
.... “Intercultural spaces” form zones of value for demonstrating expertise and authority. The chapter presents different examples of affect and expertise, including the use of linguistic registers, the process of training novice ad executives, and presenting one’s skill set and heritage as a basis on which to make...
Published: 16 September 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373711-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7371-1
... heteropatriarchal politico-economic and representational frameworks of reggaetón. In offering the on-the-ground analytic of performance as an optic, the essay features the dance skills of reggaetoneras and their understanding of the racial economies of reggaetón as queer engagements, perhaps even interventions...
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By Attiya Ahmad
Published: 03 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373223-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7322-3
... workers perceive themselves to be ideal transnational subjects, able to adjust to the temporariness and suspension that characterize their migration experiences, and also to have the underlying capacity to develop the skills necessary for the work they undertake in the Gulf. Being naram not only enables...
Published: 17 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373278-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7327-8
... Chapter 1 examines the forms of space-time expansion that are endemic to globalization. The chapter contextualizes the diminishing economic activity of low-skilled workers in Romania by contrasting the idleness of communist-era breadlines with the boredom of homelessness and unemployment in the...
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By Bruce O'Neill
Published: 17 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373278-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7327-8
... This chapter explores the affective dimensions of biopolitics in a consumer society. The chapter focuses on low-skilled workers who no longer hold hope of being reintegrated into the regular workforce. Instead of being retrained for future employment, these homeless and unemployed men have been...
Published: 01 January 1998
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7784-9
..., Valerie Millholland. Her combination of vision and administrative skills with a tolerance for academic foibles made a complex process seem easy. Finally, I would like to thank Richard Spitz for making the index. ...
Published: 07 August 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375630-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7563-0
... norms, mores, comportments, affects, and skills, appropriate to building sound models of protein structure. It documents the “affective entanglements” that shape modelers’ relationships with their materials, instruments, and their data, and the affectively charged stories they come to tell about the...
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By Natasha Myers
Published: 07 August 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375630-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7563-0
... chapter introduces the concept of “haptic creativity” to account for the embodied and improvisational skills model builders rely on in their work. ...