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Series: Design Principles for Teaching History
Published: 22 May 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012115-004
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1211-5
Published: 01 January 1995
DOI: 10.1215/9780822397083-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9708-3
Published: 17 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372721-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7272-1
... and underscores Duke’s commitment to access and opportunity. Duke University history inaugural address knowledge in service to society financial aid 2004 ...
Published: 01 January 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375852-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7585-2
... This essay surveys key areas in the extant of Wynter’s and underscores how particular thinkers have, either in part or to a large extent, challenged what she describes as the over-representation of Man. The research traces the ways in which black subjects negotiate biocentric racial scripts...
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By Kobena Mercer
Published: 29 April 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374510-014
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7451-0
..., this chapter underscores the exhibition as a turning point that backgrounded questions of identity so as to foreground an inclusive and ecumenical approach to shared conditions of globality that are everywhere inflected by granular differentiations of locality. documentary film installation...
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By Moon Charania
Published: 30 June 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478024101-002
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2410-1
... and others, this chapter underscores the broader theoretical, global-historical implications of these memories and their inescapable ambivalences. Memory, diaspora, and abject femininity are key themes on which Charania ruminates in this chapter. migration violence against women femininity ...
Published: 01 December 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027676-019
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2767-6
... the differences between authoritarian practices, white supremacists, QAnon believers, and grifters, it underscores the multiple “reality making” techniques informing contemporary politics. The epilogue also reviews the key arguments of the book and considers how the politicization of narrative functions today...
Series: Sinotheory
Published: 22 March 2024
DOI: 10.1215/9781478059387-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-5938-7
... Square crackdown in 1989. Yan Lianke emphasizes the degree to which the state encourages this condition of national amnesia, while the nation's intellectuals are often complicit in tacitly supporting this outcome. He then underscores the role that literature can play in helping to bring attention...
Series: Radical Perspectives
Published: 04 February 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376156-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7615-6
... hundredth anniversary of São Paulo’s founding. This “IV Centenário” in 1954 provided an occasion to celebrate São Paulo’s triumph and underscore its centrality to Brazil’s economic progress, but there was constant tension between organizers’ tendency to focus on activities that would appeal to the paulista...
Series: Religious Cultures of African and African Diaspora People
Published: 01 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373872-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7387-2
... explores the sharia crisis within the context of Nigeria’s prevailing ethno-religious and ethno-regional fault lines, as well as entrenched power configurations, statism, and neopatrimonialism. The chapter underscores how these conflicts intensified ethnic and religious identities at a moment of major...
Published: 25 May 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375401-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7540-1
... This chapter underscores the ways in which post-1945 neocolonialism in the region has set in place a hegemonic framework in East Asia predicated upon developmentalism and internal division within East Asia itself. Such a division has obscured an understanding of the colonial past in both Korea...
Published: 05 May 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372998-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7299-8
... photography’s role in audience interactions with Kara Walker’s 2014 public installation, A Subtlety . The cases considered underscore how unconscious impulses or desires guide visual perception and how visual details that are not noted consciously may nevertheless register affectively. Making novel sense...
Published: 11 March 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374374-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7437-4
... is intending or feeling. A grave example of racism and police violence is used to underscore the need to address theory of mind failures and their relation to material-semiotic processes, and to insist that embodiment is not inherently unifying. mirror neurons theory of mind empathy affect theory...
Published: 14 October 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373667-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7366-7
... of history and literature guides the examination of the five historical events that underscore the argument of each chapter: the murders of the Galindo Virgins during the Haitian unification of Hispaniola (1822–44), the killing of Afro-religious leader Olivorio Mateo during US Occupation of the Dominican...
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By Attiya Ahmad
Series: Next Wave: New Directions in Women's Studies
Published: 03 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373223-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7322-3
... social reproduction of Kuwaiti families, and through their remittances, the everyday provisioning of the households and communities they have migrated from. This chapter underscores how domestic workers’ “temporariness” is produced amidst—and belied by—past and present transnational connections that knit...
Series: Next Wave: New Directions in Women's Studies
Published: 03 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373223-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7322-3
..., affinities, and belongings. By briefly revisiting the situations of some of my interlocutors, the epilogue underscores the ongoing nature of their everyday conversions, and the fluid forms of subjectivity and affinity they are developing—forms of everyday conversion that are incipient and tenuous...
Published: 05 May 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373353-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7335-3
... and social forces, assuming social movement characteristics while relying on the leadership of political elites—a fairly recent model of mobilization that has gained importance in Ecuador and the region. Based on oral interviews, archival research, and participant observation, this chapter also underscores...
Published: 24 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373032-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7303-2
... Communist writer Ding Ling, this chapter underscores how fascists prized the efficient creation of a singular national voice. It is also in their prescriptions for nationalist literature and arts that fascism’s competing vectors of elitism and populism are particularly apparent. Nationalist...
Published: 21 January 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375838-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7583-8
... are predicated on the intensification of the aspirations of lower-middle class youth and underscore how anticipation and hope intertwine with anxiety and uncertainty to produce a state of unsettlement—in Bunty aur Babil, and in the lives of many call center agents, moral imperatives prescribed by discourses...
Published: 30 March 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375616-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7561-6
... broader claims about racial, ethnic, and linguistic knowledge. It also underscores the way ad executives make concepts integral to Asian cultures and languages accessible to their clients, at times in ways that are less than ideal. These processes are linked to “racial naturalization” of Asian Americans...