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By Paul Wenzel Geissler
Series: Critical Global Health: Evidence, Efficacy, Ethnography
Published: 19 January 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7627-9
... government employees work security antiretroviral therapy Uganda ...
Series: Global Insecurities
Published: 29 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374718-029
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7471-8
... The work of private security guards is critical in the establishment of non-state sovereignty in the market. sovereignty security policing informality ...
Series: Global Insecurities
Published: 29 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374718-022
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7471-8
... In the space of informality and disregulation, new and competing sovereigns emerge, especially to do the work of providing security in the market. sovereignty security policing privatization ...
Series: Critical Global Health: Evidence, Efficacy, Ethnography
Published: 19 January 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376279-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7627-9
... opportunities for earning and supplying the treatment that allows them to keep on working. government employees work security antiretroviral therapy Uganda ...
Published: 04 September 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375296-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7529-6
..., consent and coercion are knotted together in complex ways that are difficult to disentangle. The different types of transparency at work across security cultures of terrorism prevention are defined, including voluntary, forcible, and involuntary. Recent work in surveillance studies is critiqued...
Published: 04 September 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375296-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7529-6
... The conclusion demonstrates how the book’s theoretical and analytical contributions are relevant beyond US airports. It provides an overview and analysis of how the Department of Homeland Security has attempted to influence global aviation security policy and the degree to which it has...
Series: a John Hope Franklin Center Book
Published: 14 October 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373612-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7361-2
... displaces a crucial imperial genealogy and history of the present that forms the basis of contemporary imperial counterinsurgency, surveillance, security, and “preparedness” strategies. Here the concept work is around the sentiments and sensibilities that notions of security produce, on the subjects...
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By Lesley Gill
Published: 26 February 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374701-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7470-1
... represent the demise of a vision of citizenship and social security in which the nation-state was responsible for social well-being. They enable an unrestrained form of capital accumulation tied to government policies and social struggles unfolding in different spatial fields, from the defeat of working...
Series: Critical Global Health: Evidence, Efficacy, Ethnography
Published: 19 January 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7627-9
... for earning and supplying the treatment that allows them to keep on working. government employees work security antiretroviral therapy Uganda ...
Published: 03 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373193-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7319-3
... sorts of disasters loom, family can readily depreciate or be depreciated, so mothers must continually work to appreciate it anew by becoming ever more mamapreneurial. Mamapreneurialism includes not only enterprising economic activities like online couponing and work-at-home sales but also a battery...
Published: 22 July 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374275-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7427-5
... This chapter analyzes two ways that Indian programmers materialize cognitive work—telling jokes and giving gifts. Though much anthropological attention has focused recently on the gift as a site to think through contemporary capitalism and its alternatives, jokes have been given less attention...
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By Swanee Hunt
Published: 05 May 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373568-051
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7356-8
... lessons for the world from Rwanda's experience after genocide. It reflects on broad social changes and individual successes the author witnessed and recorded over many years of engagement in Rwanda, which overlapped with her work in other conflict areas. Interspersing views of outside policy makers...
Published: 15 May 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375463-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7546-3
... of the methodological as well as conceptual limits of surveillance studies, we briefly compare surveillance studies to policing studies, security studies, and intelligence studies. After raising these questions about the direction of surveillance studies and the “research methods gap” therein, we turn to a discussion...
Series: ANIMA
Published: 22 April 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7467-1
... and forms of colonial power are expressed through the domain of life itself, through the body and its environments. This work, however, must be approached carefully and disentangled from a posthuman idealism that romanticizes the worlds of animals, environments, bodies, and things at the expense...
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By Hettie Jones
Published: 23 September 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374152-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7415-2
... person for adult stories. In 1976 Hettie is writing a YA novel about an interracial teen when Helene has her eighth show at opening of art gallery while working at a social service agency. They meet in New York, January 1979. Helene secures commission from Norway bank, and Hettie gets contract for two YA...
Series: a John Hope Franklin Center Book
Published: 14 October 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7361-2
... imperial genealogy and history of the present that forms the basis of contemporary imperial counterinsurgency, surveillance, security, and “preparedness” strategies. Here the concept work is around the sentiments and sensibilities that notions of security produce, on the subjects they endeavor to create...
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By Sareeta Amrute
Published: 22 July 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374275-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7427-5
... at the vanguard of national development. The chapter tracks how the Indian middle classes became scientists in service to the nation in the Nehruvian period and then how they draw on that legacy in the current moment to advance their privatized scientific projects. Viewed within this framing, short-term work...
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By Nancy Rose Hunt
Published: 01 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375241-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7524-1
... underwent arrest, becoming a rélegué who underwent security removal. Variants from archives and memory work include a spurned wife who underwent leopard attack (spirit possession) before producing crowds. A Belgian magistrate of letters aligned her with history, violence, porterage, and rape, psychiatric...
Published: 25 February 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375708-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7570-8
..., and the challenges girls faced in providing for their families economically and remaining committed to their educational goals. The chapter also examines the way African American girls were captured in three responses to the Depression. The chapter features the work of the Alpha Kappa Alpha sorority’s vocational...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-025
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... The Jesuit missions produced musical works of extraordinary beauty, composed by European and to a lesser degree anonymous indigenous musicians and performed by local choirs. This musical culture persisted at the local level for centuries and enjoyed a renaissance starting in the 1990s...