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Series: Global and Insurgent Legalities
Published: 20 October 2023
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2745-4
... vigilantism police killing guns race ...
Published: 07 October 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7349-0
... civility bareness veil vigilantism Wonder Woman ...
Series: Global and Insurgent Legalities
Published: 20 October 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027454-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2745-4
... This chapter presents a history of American interracial violence to illustrate how law and vigilantism enable white people's rights to bear arms, while concomitantly disarming Black people. The chapter shows how the persistent duty of disarmament, identified as one of the main functions...
Published: 07 October 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373490-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7349-0
... the study of two popular representations of vigilantes: Wonder Woman and the video game “Hey Baby!” civility bareness veil vigilantism Wonder Woman ...
Published: 12 May 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372875-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7287-5
... Kelly Gillespie analyzes the conditions under which her testimony was requested at a commission investigating police brutality in the township of Khayelitsha in South Africa. While she was expected to confirm the commonsense idea according to which the development of vigilantism in poor...
Series: Global and Insurgent Legalities
Published: 20 October 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027454-001
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2745-4
..., and shadow, and in the material and sociological consequences for law and legality of bodies needing sleep, of persistent civilian and police vigilantism, and of some forms of political activism for social justice. Night has long cultural associations with danger and with freedom, and the book chapters...
Series: Elements
Published: 19 January 2024
DOI: 10.1215/9781478059011-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-5901-1
... within the sea's liquidity. The activist drone does not render the ocean's ontology, inhabitants, and politics into objectified abstractions. Rather, focus on conservation technologies shows the challenges of caring for marine species by controlling illegal fishing. In these acts of vigilante enforcement...
Published: 04 September 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375296-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7529-6
... encountered push back from international institutions and other national security programs. It defines deterritorialized checkpoints, or geographically dispersed and politically diverse contexts in which security officials and vigilantes employ the aesthetics of transparency. The aesthetics of transparency...
Book Chapter

By Didier Fassin
Published: 12 May 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7287-5
... to which the development of vigilantism in poor neighborhoods is a response to the inefficacy of law enforcement agencies, she used her ethnographic work to complicate the picture, showing that violence had broader grounds in postapartheid society, that popular anxieties regarding insecurity had multiple...
Book Chapter

By Didier Fassin
Published: 12 May 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7287-5
...Tensions Kelly Gillespie analyzes the conditions under which her testimony was requested at a commission investigating police brutality in the township of Khayelitsha in South Africa. While she was expected to confirm the commonsense idea according to which the development of vigilantism...