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Published: 10 June 2022
DOI: 10.1215/9781478022954-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-9264-3
Series: Politics, History, and Culture
Published: 21 November 2001
DOI: 10.1215/9780822381273-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8127-3
Book Chapter

By A. Aneesh
Published: 24 April 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7571-5
... urban formation SEZ (special economic zone) Gurgaon transnational enclave ...
Published: 24 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375715-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7571-5
... emerging as a set of transnational enclaves, or more formally, of special economic zones (SEZs). urban formation SEZ (special economic zone) Gurgaon transnational enclave ...
Book Chapter

By Paulo Fontes
Published: 06 May 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374299-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7429-9
... The introduction provides an overview of the book, highlighting its main themes and aims. It also connects the key theoretical topics analyzed in the book with the broader literature in Brazil and beyond. Issues such as working-class formation, migration, populism, urbanization, and popular...
Series: Global Insecurities
Published: 27 May 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374183-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7418-3
... This chapter shows how the emergence of risk as a technique of urban government leads to novel formations of citizenship and subjectivity and thereby shapes the terrain of political engagement for settlers of the urban periphery. It is through categories of vitality, vulnerability...
Published: 06 May 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374299-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7429-9
... of the local workforce created unusual conditions for the formation of a working-class community. São Paulo urbanization working-class community Brazilian industrialization ...
Published: 30 June 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478024613-004
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2461-3
... This chapter explores new formations of authority, citizenship, and care that emerged to deal with breakdown in the city’s property system. It analyzes competing views for how de facto public lands should be distributed and used. As the city struggled to manage all the property to which it held...
Book Chapter

By Paulo Fontes
Published: 06 May 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374299-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7429-9
... by the workers in the migration process, ties that were maintained and expanded at work and in their urban experience. Such networks continued to be important in the formation of the social life of those migrants in the city and in the construction of their actions and political options. identities...
Published: 06 May 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374299-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7429-9
... In this chapter, the workers’ own actions toward the structuring of their urban setting is a point of analysis, as is the process of class formation beyond the factory space. Aspects of leisure and workers’ culture are discussed, noting both elements of homogeneity and traces of heterogeneity...
Published: 30 September 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375111-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7511-1
... and generation within local communities. For their part, shack dwellers persisted in struggling for urban citizenship: they honed courtroom tactics, resisted evictions and deportations, and engaged in routine activities that ranged from the building of shanties and makeshift schools and churches to the formation...
Series: Console-ing Passions
Published: 12 August 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373902-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7390-2
... and Bengbu TV. Studies of Chinese television often betray an urban, technological, and class bias, ignoring formations of local media cultures below the scale of the province. This chapter addresses this analytical and methodological gap in conceptualizing Chinese mediascapes, discussing a range...
Published: 09 September 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373926-028
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7392-6
... during the first half of the 1970s. Loft regular Gail Bruesewitz experienced the disjuncture firsthand when she became marketing and promotions manager of twelve-inch singles at Columbia in August. Meanwhile Frankie Crocker pioneered the introduction of the urban contemporary format and commissioned his...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-126
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... The Festival of Gran Poder (Great Power) involves the participation of more than fifty fraternities representing more than thirty thousand dancers from popular urban groups, middle-class sectors, and wealthy Aymara residents of the city of La Paz. The festival emerged in its current form...
Published: 09 February 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375982-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7598-2
... The introduction examines contemporary cultural formation in the African diaspora. It argues that through the transnational circulation of photographic technologies, African diasporic urban communities learn to see and assign value to the spectacle of being seen and photographed...
Published: 01 January 2000
DOI: 10.1215/9780822399636-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9963-6
Published: 02 February 2024
EISBN: 978-1-4780-5921-9
... that was coproduced with C??i Sociale Acum! (Social Housing Now!) alongside ethnographic work assessing the racial geographies of digital nomadism and smart city production. urbanism gentrification Roma smart city digital Chapter 2 transits to the San Francisco Bay Area, where it assesses how the Cold...
Series: Refiguring American Music
Published: 08 January 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7494-7
... for a consideration of antiracist social formations that arose in the 1980s and 1990s and the transmission of anti-imperialist and antiracist ideas through popular music and the technologies of the mixtape and boombox, Von Eschen explores LKJ’s influential sonic linkage of black struggles in Britain to those...
Published: 09 September 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7392-6
... in August. Meanwhile Frankie Crocker pioneered the introduction of the urban contemporary format and commissioned his first rap show in the summer of 1982. integration synthesis Gail Bruesewitz Frankie Crocker urban contemporary ...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-120
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... dismantled the guerrilla unit and jailed its members, which included the urban leftist Alvaro García Linera. In prison, Quispe obtained his university degree in history, writing a thesis on Tupaj Katari. He also began to call himself the Mallku, a term meaning “condor” that is applied to traditional Aymara...