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Published: 01 January 1994
DOI: 10.1215/9780822396000-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9600-0
..., one that differed markedly from those of both the French Physiocrats and the Scottish political economists. At the core of this vision was a particular theory of the social contract. Although Sieyes never developed his economic ideas systematically, I will argue that he managed to combine...
Published: 02 January 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390589-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9058-9
... § 7. The Constitution as Contract (The Genuine Constitutional Contract) I. Distinction of the so-called state or social contract from the constitutional contract. The numerous state-theory constructions, which ground...
Published: 14 April 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372882-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7288-2
Published: 28 July 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390046-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9004-6
... elision found in Western democracies’ origin myths, in social contract theories. Modern capitalist democracy’s growth forced dislocations and changes in the antebellum foundations of property and contract law, as well as in popular understandings of property and contract. Most of these...
Published: 28 July 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390046-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9004-6
... and, in their differing approaches, implicitly recognized that social meanings and institutions of both Womanhood and contract might shift differently to achieve each demand. By 1859, the peti- tions had been merged into one petition “for the Civil and Political Rights of Woman,” and...
Published: 31 March 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386629-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8662-9
... institutes a subtle political economy that pivots around the possibility of death. In choosing the form of social-death, the slave in fact chooses the use-value of his life and gives up, ‘‘in ex- change the exchange-value of his life. From this point on, the slave 278 Renegotiating the Death Contract...
Published: 01 January 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822397625-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9762-5
... of a contract.—karl marx In our country, we are establishing legal views on the commodity economy, and these help us reflect upon traditional legal theories and...
Published: 01 January 1992
DOI: 10.1215/9780822397861-019
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9786-1
...Indigenous Media: Faustian Contract or Global Village? Faye Ginsburg And tomorrow? The dreams of Vertov and Flaherty will be combined into a me• chanical "cine-eye-ear" which is such a "participant" camera that it will pass au• tomatically into the hands of those who were...
Published: 17 March 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392750-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9275-0
... forge a social contract for the city. Manuel Castells and Jordi Borja have used the term urban contract to call for ‘‘an integral policy’’ relying on the collaboration ‘‘between the government and the citizens, between the ad- ministration and companies, between public bodies and citizen...
Published: 26 November 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395775-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9577-5
... voluntarism shows his rootedness in this orientation. The standpoint of contract emerges from Enlightenment- era conceptions of a social contract as the foundation of social order in the modern, liberal age. Theories of the social contract purport to explain why free individuals submit to governance...
Published: 26 September 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387510-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8751-0
... chapter 7 From Contract to Co-op Gender, Commercialization, and Neoliberalism in Teotitlán The relativelyegalitarian gender relations that...
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383765-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8376-5
... PART TWO The Emergence of Contract Farming Introduction to Part Two The first part of this book examined the emergence, management, and contestation of a process of capital accumulation that was characterized by direct agricultural production on the part a large...
Published: 05 May 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389149-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8914-9
Published: 11 January 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385882-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8588-2
...ann shola orloff Social Provision and Regulation: Theories of States, Social Policies, and Modernity Social provision and regulation have taken on many public and mixed pub- lic/private forms, from poor relief and publicly subsidized charity to ‘‘work- ingmen’s insurance’’ and...
Published: 01 January 1997
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9728-1
... II SOCIAL LIVES, SOCIAL BODIES 3 REINSTATING CORPOREALITY: FEMINISM AND BODY POLITICS JanetWolH s the body a site of cultural and political protest? And can women's rn bodies be .the site of feminist cultural studies? These are...
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822399018-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9901-8
...1 Historical Origins of World-Systems Analysis From Social Science Disciplines to Historical Social Sciences WORLD-SYSTEMS ANALYSIS originated in the early 1970S as a new per• spective on social reality. Some of its concepts have been in use for a long time and some are new...
Published: 07 March 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388814-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8881-4
... denied to women were further undermined when the state recognized women’s position as legal persons by providing women with the capacity to make contracts and engage in other legal operations in the absence of their husbands But by toward the social model 173...
Published: 17 April 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383536-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8353-6
.... Pertinent Developments in Contract Law and Theory From the perspective of health-care consumers, contract law does not con- template the public e√ect of the myriad policies defining the content, qual- ity, coverage, and price of health-care services established and embedded in many...
Published: 19 July 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395423-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9542-3
... solution to the problem of the people navigates two poles in contempo- rary democratic theory. On the one hand, it avoids the 160 J Paulina Ochoa Espejo problem of self-reference in liberal democratic theory grounded in the social contract tradition.∞ On the other hand, it...
Published: 13 August 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390244-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9024-4
... arti- ficially and schematically) as Millsian consequentialism/utilitarianism, Kantian deontology, Hobbesian social contract theory, and Habermasian deliberation.11 And each of these approaches does indeed respect Hume’s dictum in that each avoids basing moral claims on assumptions that are in...