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Published: 24 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375715-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7571-5
... This chapter is a close study of different notions of identity, recognizing in particular the development of system identity. While social identity is an identity continually renegotiated through linguistic interactions and social performances, bureaucratic identity—glimpsed in passports...
Published: 12 February 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822389972-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8997-2
... INTRODUCTION TO PART II GLOBALIZATION AS A CULTURAL SYSTEM lobalization is the term most commonly used to refer to the recent regime Gunder which nonwestern peoples are dominated and represented by the West. Most significantly for my purposes, globalization differs from...
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-127
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... an affrmation of indigenous identity. He once declared, “I’m a modern Aymara—you can be modern and still stay true to your roots.” In the lyrics below, the Aymara term thaya means “cold,” but a strong, energizing, generative cold, as in the early morning on the altiplano before the sun rises. In...
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822399018-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9901-8
... renamed the "identities They are all institutions that have been created within the 24 World-Systems Analysis framework of the capitalist world-economy. Of course, such institutions have some similarities to institutions that existed in prior historical systems to which we have given the same...
Published: 28 March 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384380-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8438-0
... connection among technological systems, everyday life, and global trade. This connectivity resonates with how, as a metaphor, rice can be made to speak to the current contradictory forces of informational capitalism, identity production, and cultural governance Cybernetic rice is both a linear and a...
Published: 01 January 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391388-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9138-8
... found this type of continuity between biological phenomena at the origin of life and the social domain. Note that I say continuity and not identity.20 In Varela’s description, it is the excess of the imaginary, coincident with the advent of living systems, that drives the spiral of self...
Published: 28 January 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393344-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9334-4
... P rtFOUA R Ethics, Otherness, System The Legal System of International Human Rights H lene Stacy International human rights are a unique subset of international law—one that has massively expanded over the last...
Published: 11 May 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393665-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9366-5
... cultural politics of hybridity in the postcolonial era (Mishra 1996, 2006) is an important historical device to separate these two periods based on the di√erences in systems of power and formation of diasporic identity. However, it also obscures some of the present historical connections and...
Published: 25 September 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391111-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9111-1
... Manners 2. A Body Worth Having, or A System of Natural Governance As the discussion of Cotton Mather at the end of chapter 1 indicates, fear- ing that variolization might not only not prevent smallpox but actually precipitate an epidemic, eighteenth-century politicians and physicians...
Published: 01 January 1994
DOI: 10.1215/9780822398219-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9821-9
...IEYE" From Post Cards to Smart Bombs (and Back Again): Derrida and the Televisual Textual System There are many kinds of eyes. Even the Sphinx has eyes-and consequently there are many kinds of "truths," and...
Published: 01 January 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386766-018
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8676-6
...18 Divide and Conquer: Arabs in Israel's Political System I preferred "separate development." - Yehoshua Palmon, Adviser on Arab affairs, government of Israel Arab citizens of Israel have the right to vote and to be elected to the Knesset,l and many Arabs support an Arab...
Published: 11 June 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384793-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8479-3
... 3 system confidence, congregational characteristics, and black church civic engagement R. Drew Smith and Corwin Smidt The concept of ‘‘dual citizenship’’ has been used to describe a feeling of po- litical...
Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377849-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7784-9
... Liberalism as a "Metaphysical System" The Methodological Structure of Carl Schmitt's Critique of Political Rationalism Reinhard Mehring It is a commonplace that liberalism appears to be in crisis. While the tragedy of German liberalism consists above all in its collapse...
Published: 28 January 2011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9334-4
... P rtFOUA R Ethics, Otherness, System The Legal System of International Human Rights H lene Stacy International human rights are a unique subset of international law—one that has massively expanded over the...
Published: 31 March 2003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8484-7
... Challenging the System from Within John Allocca For the last nine years, John has worked in the Boston area as a Spanish bilingual teacher, mostly with people from Dominican and Puerto Rican communities. He is thirty-nine. Politically, John...
Published: 08 June 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392736-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9273-6
... 2 Music and Orality authenticity in japanese sound system culture The next tune trickles in, bassless and tinny. The mc, head bound with a black do-rag, repeats in a...
Published: 11 May 2001
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383178-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8317-8
... Barbies without Ken: Femininity, Feminism, and the Art-Culture System 6279 Spigel / WELCOME TO THE DREAMHOUSE / sheet 320 of 438 It must be remembered that the toy moved late to the nursery, that...
Published: 02 January 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390589-025
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9058-9
... of the bringing about a referendum (cf. the schema above on p. 197). Be that as it may, this interpretation involves something essential. For the parliamentary system is not a result, nor is it an application, of the demo- cratic principle of identity. Instead, by forming its actual system of...
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822399018-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9901-8
...5 The Modern World-System in Crisis Bifurcation, Chaos, and Choices WE H A V E S A I D that historical systems have lives. They come into existence at some point in time and space, for reasons and in ways that we can analyze. If they survive their birth pangs, they pursue their...
Published: 01 January 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395218-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9521-8
... in the third stage that identity, or that which is merely univer- sal, can be transcended. The first stage, that of the “aesthetic- speculative,” is situated at the level of the “system”: “a system and a closed whole is one and the same thing, since when a system has no end it is not a system...