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Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383505-043
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8350-5
... acters’ upward mobility even after their emancipation Stress Management Ideology (Domestic Individualism, 55). 25 The poster’s implications are, in this respect, in direct and the Other Spaces of opposition to Stowe’s version where, as Gillian Brown Women’s Power remarks, “The...
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By David H. Price
Published: 01 April 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7438-1
... importance of political economy in shaping anthropological theory is stressed. The organization and core arguments of the book are explained. ...
Published: 05 October 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375180-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7518-0
... This chapter explores how the women living in the daily-rent hotels experienced mental health crises and psychiatric care in the context of ongoing stimulant use. Today, posttraumatic stress disorder and bipolar disorder are diagnosed at very high frequency, and the prescription of broad...
Published: 01 January 1996
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9867-7
... of pace, pitch, prosody, pronuncia• tion, and stress. When used intensively, these can make a transcript diffi• cult to read, especially for readers unfamiliar with the genre. Numbers in parentheses: (0.8) Pauses, gaps, silences measured in seconds and tenths of seconds. Measures are...
Published: 21 July 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373346-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7334-6
... In chapter 1, C. L. R. James discusses the origins of “scientific socialism” in the works of Marx and Engels writing in the aftermath of the French Revolution and then the revolutions of 1848 across Europe. He stresses how working-class internationalism for Marx and Engels was not some moral...
Published: 01 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375494-016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7549-4
... vitalist and “Romantic” concepts of bodily functioning organicist models of auditory perception displaced Cartesianism’s machine body. Moreover, the “discovery” of auditory resonance was heavily contingent on the emergence of a new metaphysics of subjectivity and art stressing self-making and self...
Published: 14 October 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375173-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7517-3
.... Money is a means of accounting. Second, there are different moneys, and money’s evolution is better seen as an additive process: new forms of money do not always replace the old, but instead, old and new intermingle and cohabit in complex monetary ecologies. The chapter also stresses the infrastructures...
Published: 08 April 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374459-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7445-9
... principle and stress an aesthetic category. It defines a modern anthropotechnics, or art with humans. It redefines the action zones of a modern world that stages its own conditions and the place of the work of art in it. ...
Published: 08 April 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374459-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7445-9
... individuals who come to life in it: opportunistic, projective, stress-driven. The chapter details the built architecture of “the auto-hypnotically closed counter-worlds”—air-conditioned chambers, space capsules, high-rises, concrete islands, institutional settings for the self-enhanced—the sites in ...
Published: 24 February 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373292-016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7329-2
... The afterword considers and furthers the parameters of the volume by rethinking its organization, and presenting an alternative path through the essays collected in the volume. Beginning with the significant tension between the intra- and transcultural underlying the volume’s stress on media...
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By Zoë H. Wool
Published: 04 November 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375098-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7509-8
... This chapter explores the many ways that combat has transformed soldiers’ experiences of being in the world. In the case of the U.S. wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, transformations other than bodily injury are overwhelmingly described in terms of posttraumatic stress disorder. This chapter seeks...
Published: 01 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374763-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7476-3
... spectrum of Caribbean diaspora writers, stressing the figuration of Dominicanness in his fiction, the political implications of the author’s manner of representation of his national origins, and the significance of the image of Dominican society evoked by his works, in contrast to the normative stature...
Published: 21 July 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373346-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7334-6
... This chapter examines the Chinese Revolution of 1925-27. It begins with a historical overview of China as a victim of European imperialism, and the growth of a nationalist and working-class fightback. Lenin’s understanding of the revolutionary possibilities in China is outlined, and his stress...
Published: 27 May 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374398-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7439-8
... ordinary and Mohan Dutta's critical culture-based perspective on health communication in stressing the importance of analyzing the coproduction of health and health/communicative inequities at various sites, including clinics, vernacular healing, epidemiology, health news, and public health policy. ...
Published: 11 November 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373698-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7369-8
... to try to account for just what happens in his mind, feelings, and body when he does a detailed reading of a poem by Wallace Stevens, “The Motive for Metaphor.” He stresses that he did not know initially where his reading was going to lead. Though Miller makes reference to a number of theorists...
Published: 01 April 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374572-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7457-2
..., transformed into a discourse of emancipation by Filipino nationalist elites? How were both notions translated in turn into populist, Christian vernacular terms that stressed generosity, compassion, and the work of pity to account for revolutionary history? These are the questions that this chapter raises...
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By Robert Bailey
Published: 03 June 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374121-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7412-1
... participants. The approach taken to these texts stresses how they stand behind and necessitate a series of exhibitions Art & Language staged in Sydney, Melbourne, and Adelaide during 1975. In historicizing these exhibitions, the chapter contends that Art & Language inverts the priorities of the...
Published: 14 August 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375678-015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7567-8
... various resistances such organizing encountered. In this second take, Snitow makes a new list, this time of the weaknesses of NGOs in general, and, particularly in the region. The list includes: various kinds of ignorance; the stress placed on community by unequal resources; common linguistic and social...
Published: 04 March 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375739-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7573-9
... metamorphoses – radically constrain and inflect the operations of philosophy. This chapter focuses especially on Malabou’s treatment of the metaphysical dimensions of capitalism, in her writing on Heidegger and neurobiology, and contrasts it with the Marxian theory of real abstraction, stressing the latter’s...
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By Mark Seltzer
Published: 08 April 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7445-9
... principle and stress an aesthetic category. It defines a modern anthropotechnics, or art with humans. It redefines the action zones of a modern world that stages its own conditions and the place of the work of art in it. The chapter demonstrates how the space and practices of the office--its...