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boundary 2 (1 February 2011) 38 (1): 7–52.
Published: 01 February 2011
... the reforms would inevitably lead to incorporation in a global capitalist economy. Especially important in the discussion was the appearance of new class divisions in Chinese society. The second part of this article reflects on this prognostication from a contemporary perspective. While Chinese...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2011) 38 (1): 101–134.
Published: 01 February 2011
...Qing Liu; Barrett McCormick This paper examines how market-oriented reforms to media are changing the public sphere in contemporary China with particular concern for how the commercialization of media may impact the prospects for democracy. While the authors find “public sphere” a problematic...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2015) 42 (3): 143–155.
Published: 01 August 2015
... make sense of the sacrifices that a nation demands of its subjects. © 2015 by Duke University Press 2015 violence sacrifice Japan memory representation Listening to the Bones: The Rhythms of Sacrifice in Contemporary Japan Christopher T...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2017) 44 (1): 53–78.
Published: 01 February 2017
... . 2012 . “Digital Divide: Contemporary Art and New Media.” Artforum , September . www.corner-college.com/udb/cproob2RNIDigital_Divide.pdf . Cabanne Pierre . 1971 . Dialogues with Marcel Duchamp . Cambridge, MA : Da Capo Press . Camfield William A. 1987 . “Marcel Duchamp's...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2018) 45 (1): 231–252.
Published: 01 February 2018
... : Manchester University Press . Cronin Michael G. 2014 . “ Clubs, Closets and Catwalks: GAA Stars and the Politics of Contemporary Irish Masculinity .” In Masculinity and Irish Popular Culture: Tiger Tales , edited by Holohan Conn Tracy Tony , 13 – 26 . Basingstoke, UK : Palgrave...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2005) 32 (1): 33–52.
Published: 01 February 2005
...Joseph A. Buttigieg Duke University Press 2005 The Contemporary Discourse on Civil Society: A Gramscian Critique Joseph A. Buttigieg In an incisive and memorable article excoriating George Bush and Tony Blair for the carnage and...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2004) 31 (3): 125–153.
Published: 01 August 2004
...Marina Pérez de Mendiola Duke University Press 2004 Mexican Contemporary Photography: Staging Ethnicity and Citizenship Marina Pérez de Mendiola 1. Prologue: Come Take a Picture of Yourself The slogan Ven y tómate la foto, or...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2007) 34 (3): 121–141.
Published: 01 August 2007
...Peter A. Hall Peter Hall 2007 The Dilemmas of Contemporary Social Science Peter A. Hall For two hundred years, social science has provided the lens through which people view society and the visions animating most...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2015) 42 (1): 67–85.
Published: 01 February 2015
...Sergio Villalobos-Ruminott From the beginning, the work of William V. Spanos has been characterized by a secular vocation, the confrontation with historical relations of power and subordination. His writings on American literature, contemporary humanities, and the Harvard Red Book, along with his...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2008) 35 (3): 133–187.
Published: 01 August 2008
...Li Huibin; Arif Dirlik The influential marketing analyst Peter Drucker's idea of post-capitalism has attracted considerable attention in recent years in the People's Republic of China. One of its proponents is Professor Li Huibin of the Contemporary Marxism Institute of the Central Compilation and...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2009) 36 (3): 25–47.
Published: 01 August 2009
...Lytle Shaw This essay proposes a revision of the dominant critical vocabulary for site-based practices in contemporary art and poetry through a critical engagement with the work of art historian Miwon Kwon. Focusing on recent art and poetry that sites itself not in relation to physical places but...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2011) 38 (1): 1–6.
Published: 01 February 2011
... lead to democratization? Thirty years after the reform, China has emerged as a site of paradoxes and contradictions. Contemporary China cannot be fully understood unless some of its most significant new features are identified, analyzed, and comprehended; but our attempt to understand what is unfolding...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2010) 37 (1): 91–126.
Published: 01 February 2010
... contemporary New Asia was curated into “being” in Japanese, Australian, and Singapore museums. A key goal was the attempt to imagine a cosmopolitan-multicultural Asia able to transcend national boundaries, even as there was the awareness that the region's cultural diversity and history of political fractures...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2017) 44 (1): 19–34.
Published: 01 February 2017
... of mass media that are dying in a globally and industrially organized regressive movement in which the technical, transitional object becomes monstrous and pathetic), we will encounter a new age of care in which the amateur is the exemplary figure—traversing, as such, the field of contemporary art...
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boundary 2 (1 November 2017) 44 (4): 179–194.
Published: 01 November 2017
... Judaism in conversation with contemporary debates on exilic or diasporic Judaism and discuss the usefulness of a decolonial versus a postcolonial framework for evaluating the modern history of Judaism. Finally, we gauge the potential of reading decolonized or barbaric Judaism into the contemporary settler...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2009) 36 (2): 31–54.
Published: 01 May 2009
..., character, the novel versus the short story, and contemporary politics, but it was centered on the social and political capacity of the modern novel, the form's ability to reflect on or respond to its times, the novel's relationship to society, and the nature of politics in the current period, a period...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2013) 40 (1): 7–19.
Published: 01 February 2013
...Aamir R. Mufti This essay argues that the “postsecular” tendency in contemporary humanities and social sciences relies disproportionately on contemporary political Islam to make its case for a “return of religion.” Furthermore, postsecularism generates a highly misleading view of political Islam as...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2013) 40 (2): 81–112.
Published: 01 May 2013
...Pheng Cheah This essay evaluates the rise of recognition as an important analytical category in critical theory for understanding the normative grounds of social and political struggles for global justice in the contemporary world. It begins with a discussion of different variants of the...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2012) 39 (3): 97–124.
Published: 01 August 2012
...Henry Veggian “Anachronisms of Authority: Authorship and Exchange Value in David Foster Wallace’s The Pale King ” considers the materiality of the printed book where postmodern theories of culture intersect with the contemporary economics of the print publishing, digital publishing, and antiquarian...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2013) 40 (3): 139–161.
Published: 01 August 2013
... fore is what contemporary intellectuals are attempting to think when they think postblackness and, for that matter, postrace. What way of understanding race knowledge in our present does postblackness offer us, especially in a postrace era? The answer: both blindness and insight. Through a meditation...