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boundary 2 (2019) 46 (2): 209–217.
Published: 01 May 2019
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boundary 2 (2015) 42 (3): 113–127.
Published: 01 August 2015
...Tom Looser For some time now, Japan has been teetering on the point of fundamental, historical transformation. Neoliberalist contractions, natural catastrophes, and the nuclear disaster have contributed to an era of crisis that is local to Japan, while they are also an ongoing bellwether of global...
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boundary 2 (2015) 42 (3): 185–199.
Published: 01 August 2015
..., erupting amid an ongoing erosion of existing sexual contract in the society. The essay examines this construction of “Tōden OL” with and against Kirino Natsuo's fiction best seller, Grotesque , loosely inspired by the case. While Grotesque draws on and contributes to debates over the case, it also avoids...
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boundary 2 (2019) 46 (2): 189–191.
Published: 01 May 2019
... mobility and equality in China. A second, on agricultural policy and self-sufficiency, outlines some of the negative consequences resultant from China’s position in the global food system. A third, on irregularities in wage payment and contracts for construction workers, addresses the failure to enforce...
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boundary 2 (2019) 46 (4): 1–29.
Published: 01 November 2019
...Russ Castronovo By treating conservatism as a style of thought, this essay examines how a flair for abjuring the social contract, social welfare, socialism, indeed, society itself provides pleasure from the pain of violation and lost autonomy. The innovation of Ayn Rand’s writing is to make this...
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boundary 2 (2010) 37 (2): 89–105.
Published: 01 May 2010
... successful grassroots campaign—its anti- war initiative and its status as a constitutional movement—as models and targets. After the trauma of the financial collapse, the Tea Party constructed the fantasy of an autonomous political sphere whose members were orga- nized around a Contract from...
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boundary 2 (2018) 45 (4): 41–63.
Published: 01 November 2018
... . 2010 . Insect Media: An Archaeology of Animals and Technology . Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press . Rousseau Jean-Jacques . 2012 . Of the Social Contract and Other Political Writings . Edited by Bertram Christopher , translated by Hoare Quintin . London : Penguin...
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boundary 2 (2019) 46 (2): 1–18.
Published: 01 May 2019
... the Professoriate: A Global Comparison of Compensation and Contracts . New York : Routledge . Barmé Geremie . 2014 . “ Tyger! Tyger! A Fearful Symmetry .” China Story Journal . October 16 , 2014 . http://www.thechinastory.org/2014/10/tyger-tyger-a-fearful-symmetry/ . Bonnin...
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boundary 2 (2012) 39 (2): 33–70.
Published: 01 May 2012
... on Terror and reinvest it in the ambition to make a transgenerational dream come true. Obama’s bailout of financial institutions and his proposed changes in the healthcare contract quite literally affected Americans’ most intimate sense of secure belong- ing—jobs, health, and home. This...
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boundary 2 (2003) 30 (1): 217–219.
Published: 01 February 2003
... Chair in Humanities at the University at Buffalo, has pub- lished, among other books, The Aesthetic Contract, High Resolution: Critical Theory and the Problem of Literacy, and The Hegelian Aftermath. He is currently completing...
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boundary 2 (2015) 42 (4): 19–21.
Published: 01 November 2015
..., race passion, and chunks of dirt to Ban. Plantlike, she’s stretching then contracting on the ground. Ban is the weakest thing: the veins of an ivy leaf distended and pale green against the darker bed, a plastic tube poking out of the gutter, some oil drops touching each other, undispersed...
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boundary 2 (2000) 27 (2): 113–148.
Published: 01 May 2000
... the heart of freedom. As Charles Mills contends in The Racial Contract, the problem with ‘‘mainstream political theory is not with abstrac- tion itself butwith an idealizing abstraction that abstracts away from the crucial...
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boundary 2 (2001) 28 (2): 259–262.
Published: 01 May 2001
.... Tucker, Irene. A Probable State: The Novel, the Contract, and the Jews. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2000. Ziarek, Krzysztof, and Seamus Deane, eds. Future Crossings: Literature between Philosophy and Cultural Studies. Philosophy, Literature, and Culture. Evanston, Ill.: Northwestern...
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boundary 2 (2006) 33 (2): 51–74.
Published: 01 May 2006
... society extends back to the social contract and natural law theorists, such as Pufendorf, Hugo Grotius, and, famously, Thomas Hobbes and John Locke. Although they differ in argument, interpretation, and purpose, they generally oppose civil society to the state and see it as the realm of free activity...
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boundary 2 (2015) 42 (2): 12–23.
Published: 01 May 2015
... primal social contract, but to permanent coer- cions, not to fundamental rights, but to indefinitely progressive forms of training, not to the general will but to automatic docility. . . . The Napoleonic regime was not far off and with it the form of state that was to...
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boundary 2 (2011) 38 (1): 135–163.
Published: 01 February 2011
... capital- ism undermined the bourgeoisie as a class and eroded the notion of free personality, individual will, and the contract system—all crystallized in the classical canon of property rights. The rise of bureaucratic administration of transnational business and monopolized competition ousted...
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boundary 2 (2008) 35 (2): 107–124.
Published: 01 May 2008
...], httpnews.china.com/zh_cn/domestic/ 945/20060228/13131571.html (December 16, 2006). Shaobo Xie and Fengzhen Wang / Chinese Education  115 them as contract wage laborers. Since 1999, the graduate enrollment has increased by 26.9 percent every year. There are only two universities in the...
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boundary 2 (2018) 45 (1): 7–30.
Published: 01 February 2018
... Ireland’s generously low corporate tax rate. Although this problem does not necessarily distort the growth figures if GDP is equally inflated in both 2013 and 2014, a new distortion became important in 2014. This distortion has its origins in the term contract manufacturing. When an Irish-­based...
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boundary 2 (2018) 45 (2): 221–242.
Published: 01 May 2018
... Tea Party spoke about a contract from, not with, America—are given a kind of actualization, not in any of the existing Tea Party candidates but in the figure of Trump. I don’t know whether you watched him in the presidential debates, but he does two things simultaneously. He positions himself...
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boundary 2 (2013) 40 (1): 21–39.
Published: 01 February 2013
... relations of contract as returning to a precontractual notion of fundamental value, embodied in the “gift relation” 5. John Milbank, Theology and Social Theory: Beyond Secular Reason, 2nd ed. (Oxford: Blackwell, 2006), 380. 6. Quoted by Craig Carter in “John Milbank on Radical Orthodoxy’s Evolution...