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Series: Comparative and international working-class history
Published: 19 March 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822380863-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8086-3
Published: 20 September 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478005124-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0512-4
Published: 03 November 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027508-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2750-8
Book Chapter

By Noenoe K. Silva
Published: 24 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373131-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7313-1
..., or otherwise having kuleana to do so. Currently, a small collective is producing works that bring us closer to understanding the complex philosophies of our kupuna that are expressed in poetic, sometimes deeply puzzling language. Although we are but a few right now, there is a surge of new Kanaka intellectuals...
Published: 03 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373193-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7319-3
... that Nancy’s surging and fraught ordinary affects articulate both the heaviness and the potentiality that attends to contemporary motherhood. Caught up in broken promises and worn-down affective infrastructures, Nancy has to work hard to make sense of, and align with, her family situation, and she appears...
Book Chapter

By Austin Zeiderman
Series: Global Insecurities
Published: 27 May 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7418-3
... The coda offers a provisional response the question posed by the conclusion by reflecting on the surge of urban climate change politics in Bogotá in the time since the research for the book was conducted. In some ways this recent development represents an expansion of established approaches...
Published: 21 October 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374909-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7490-9
... to the ways religion is motivated by animal affects rather than language. The chapter’s case study is twenty-first-century American Islamophobia, especially the surge of Islamophobic activity that rose up in the wake of the Park51 controversy of summer 2010. Bringing together analyses of the operation...
Book: Hound Dog
Series: Singles
Published: 04 August 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027072-008
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2707-2
... Wanna Be Your Dog,” made the white wail louder than ever before—or since. Electrified instruments and magnetic tape produced a power surge. We should see the world produced by the white wail as an answer in search of the right question, an answer designed to stop questions altogether. white...
Published: 05 August 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373964-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7396-4
... politics contra policing. The answer to the question of who can be a citizen in citizen science in contemporary Japan seems to be “not many people.” In addition to neoliberal and postfeminist constraints on the idea of proper citizenship, post-Fukushima Japan saw a surge in radical leftist groups that made...
Published: 11 November 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375050-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7505-0
... This chapter first documents the surge in Christian conversion among freedpeople amid their continued adherence to the African spiritual practice of obeah, and then explores the prevalence of nonmonogamous informal partnerships over Christian wedlock—both of which complicate any assumptions...
Series: Theory in Forms
Published: 05 April 2024
DOI: 10.1215/9781478059325-008
EISBN: 978-1-4780-5932-5
..., the isolated Taita Hills attracted the interests of the colonial government, two anthropologists from Cambridge, and a Canadian psychiatrist and amateur photographer. The cross-section of competing claims about Taita “stress” gives us an opportunity to read into everyday Taita life amid a surge of new economic...
Series: Religious Cultures of African and African Diaspora People
Published: 03 August 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375319-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7531-9
... In the two years following the victory of the revolution, Cuba’s political leadership moved ever-leftward, and new policies commanding drastic societal changes were announced, by fiat, during mass rallies. Many members of Cuba’s upper and middle classes went into exile, and attendance surged...
Series: Sinotheory
Published: 05 January 2024
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027812-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2781-2
... studies, and primary sources from local medical and governmental archives to reconstruct each patient's disease experience and social world, arguing for their ordinary humanity. The chapter coda discusses the reported surge in paranormal encounters during COVID-19 and ends with Russell Lee's True...
Published: 20 October 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027287-014
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2728-7
... articulated a new generation defined by youth at the BOY parties; a queer politics of mixed-gender and multi-ethnic inclusion at the Box; and queer performances of deviance at Club Uranus. This surge of new events both signaled an epochal paradigm shift from gay to queer. This moment also reconstituted...
Published: 29 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375456-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7545-6
... happens with the whole of society is always the result of innumerable initiatives and factors that are almost always unpredictable.” In the Zapatista’s affirmation that revolution comes from the common, everyday people, Esteva sees an emergent, global “urgency for change, which surges from all points...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-125
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
..., that the crisis in governance and the surge in political power of radical indigenous, labor, and nationalist forces in the highlands and valleys did not bode well for the interests of Santa Cruz, a region with a long history of conservative politics, antagonism toward central government in La Paz, and tensions...
Series: Theory in Forms
Published: 05 April 2024
EISBN: 978-1-4780-5932-5
... life amid a surge of new economic and political pressures, external interference, and strategies of coping and self-reliance. Government observations that cases of insanity and related outbursts of violence were growing out of control prompted a call to experts and an analytical turn toward local...
Published: 20 October 2023
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2728-7
... articulated a new generation defined by youth at the BOY parties; a queer politics of mixed-gender and multi-ethnic inclusion at the Box; and queer performances of deviance at Club Uranus. This surge of new events both signaled an epochal paradigm shift from gay to queer. This moment also reconstituted...
Series: Religious Cultures of African and African Diaspora People
Published: 03 August 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7531-9
..., and new policies commanding drastic societal changes were announced, by fiat, during mass rallies. Many members of Cuba’s upper and middle classes went into exile, and attendance surged at Catholic Churches, one of a dwindling number of spaces where critics openly voiced dissent. Counterrevolutionary...
Published: 29 April 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7545-6
... and factors that are almost always unpredictable.” In the Zapatista’s affirmation that revolution comes from the common, everyday people, Esteva sees an emergent, global “urgency for change, which surges from all points of the ideological spectrum,” formulating a new “critical conjunction for revolutionary...