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By Timothy Choy
Series: Experimental futures : technological lives, scientific arts, anthropological voices
Published: 01 September 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393795-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9379-5
Published: 28 December 1990
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382348-038
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8234-8
Series: e-Duke books scholarly collection.
Published: 26 December 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389330-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8933-0
Published: 01 January 1997
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9652-9
Series: Sign, Storage, Transmission
Published: 06 March 2020
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0922-1
... PART II Debating the Specificity of Television, On- and Off- Screen 4 Cinema s Radio Double Hollywood Comes to Terms with Television In 1922, almost thirty years after his first engagement with the project of seeing by electricity, American inventor Charles Francis Jenkins filed a patent...
Published: 15 October 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376484-024
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7648-4
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385844-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8584-4
Series: Objects/Histories
Published: 01 January 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391821-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9182-1
Series: Elements
Published: 28 February 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007548-001
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0754-8
... human beings that, as I show in this book, has specific impacts on language and figurative speech.8 If one agrees with Ludwig Wittgenstein s observation that to imagine a language is to imagine a form of life, then it is clear that human languages have taken form within a range of terrestrial...
Series: Stuart Hall: Selected Writings
Published: 02 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021223-014
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2122-3
... this tendency concentrate on internal economic structures, within specific social forma­ tions (analyses of the economic and racial structures of South Africa would be a good example). Others are more concerned with relations between internal and external economic features, however these are characterized...
Published: 15 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375128-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7512-8
... Historically, the term performance art has been used to refer to a specific art form that emerged in the 1960s and 1970s. Although there are many isolated examples of earlier works that could be considered performance art, the movement of the 1960s and 1970s springs up as a widespread demand...
Published: 01 January 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388128-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8812-8
... reconfirms his ability to negotiate immense di erences in scale in the blink of an eye. Designed specifically for our visual apparatus, telescopes and microscopes are the stu of mirrors, reflecting what is out there. Nothing is too vast or too minute. Though a mere speck, a blip on the radar screen of all...
Series: Experimental Futures
Published: 19 August 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373780-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7378-0
... Chapter 5 begins with historically specific cross-species personal and intimate relations saturated with particular molecules. The chapter follows various estrogens that connect an aging woman and her elder dog, specifically, the author and her companion and research associate Cayenne. Before...
Series: Stuart Hall: Selected Writings
Published: 02 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021223-020
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2122-3
... fragmentary in another, even deeper sense. He was constantly using theory to illuminate con­ crete historical cases or po liti cal questions or thinking large concepts in terms of their application to concrete and specific situations. Consequently, Gramsci s work often appears almost too concrete: too...
Series: Stuart Hall: Selected Writings
Published: 02 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021223-006
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2122-3
... of the historical past. And it is not true of the de cades since the 1950s the high 58 | chapteR 4 period of black migration to Britain. We cannot account for the emergence of a specifically indigenous racism in this way. The latter phase is the main subject of my talk to night. But something must be said, first...
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By Libby Schweber
Series: Politics, History, and Culture, Politics, History, and Culture
Published: 07 November 2006
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388524-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8852-4
... and politics examine how science was used to promote specific interests,∑ this book focuses on the opportunities and constraints which scientific and political 2 Introduction institutions posed for the development of scientific knowledge. More spe- cifically, it focuses on the impact of rules...
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By Anikó Imre
Series: Console-ing Passions
Published: 03 June 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7446-6
... was an instrument of absurdity as it constantly foregrounded the distance between the utopian world it depicted and the actual experience of socialist lives. After discussing the specificities of the comic register of socialist television, I step farther back and assess how TV humor concentrated around specific...
Published: 01 January 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377566-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7756-6
..., and the anglophone episode recaps as if they were a single unit. This chapter grew out of a desire to account for these phenomena, using Dramabeans.com as a case study, by considering the re- cap’s situation in online cultures, and by analyzing the specifics of transla- tion and mediation at the moment...
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By Tejaswini Niranjana
Published: 28 February 2020
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0919-1
... as pungi. bhaav or bhava Emotion or mood. bhajan A genre of devotional singing. bhang A drug prepared from the leaves and flowers of cannabis. bhavai Folk theater form of western India, specifically Gujarat. bol Mnemonic syllable (Wiki). Words of a composition. 200 · glossary bol taan Melodic...
Published: 28 June 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021933-166
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2193-3
... paradigm, qualitative research works best on certain kinds of questions. More specifically, qualitative methods are quite suitable for problems, questions, or issues that need to be explored.6 At its core, this study was an exploratory project. My research design and selected meth- ods were devised...