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boundary 2 (2015) 42 (3): 113–127.
Published: 01 August 2015
... forces. As is happening elsewhere, Japan's construction of a new type of eco-city is being posed as a mediation of these varied conditions and forces; as a solution of sorts, it also promises to reorganize everyday life. Drawing on plans for the eco-city, this essay addresses the conditions of crisis...
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boundary 2 (2011) 38 (2): 207–227.
Published: 01 May 2011
... tent city in Saudi Arabia. The greenness of some of these cases is question- able. In the Shanghai eco-­house, a reconstruction of an energy-­efficient, recycled-material­ green office building in the city’s Minhang District, the building’s innovative features disappeared into an IKEA...
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boundary 2 (2007) 34 (2): 171–186.
Published: 01 May 2007
... was formally dismantled, the South African economy would not grow. Botha was certain that in the era of globalization, South Africa’s eco- nomic progress was possible only with the movement of South African capital into the rest of continental Africa. That was not possible without the ending...
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boundary 2 (2004) 31 (1): 207–241.
Published: 01 February 2004
... (or socially) modern was still little more than an enclave; in which the country still coexists with the city and still largely outweighs it 8 As Harry Harootunian puts it, glossing Jameson, it was the spectacle of lived unevenness in both the political, eco- nomic, and sociocultural domains that allowed...
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boundary 2 (2020) 47 (3): 133–163.
Published: 01 August 2020
... / Adaptation, Appropriation, Translation 147 Umberto Eco s desire to retrace James Joyce s Dublin. However, Eco s attempt to map the Dublin of a literary text only leads him to encounter another site, neither Joyce s Dublin nor the actual city of Dublin. Eco s dis- covery of a different spatiality exposes how...
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boundary 2 (2000) 27 (3): 79–101.
Published: 01 August 2000
... from a devout Lutheran family, which greatly affected his vision of the function of eco- nomics. He had spent his youth in the small university towns of Heidel- berg and Göttingen. His area of expertise was finance and taxation, and he had developed a European reputation in these specialties...
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boundary 2 (2006) 33 (1): 99–122.
Published: 01 February 2006
... of capitalist development, as had happened in Europe and North America. There were two major aspects to these impediments. One was eco- nomic. Development in these societies resulted not from the logic of the national economy, responding to internal demand and needs, but rather fol- lowed the logic...
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boundary 2 (2006) 33 (2): 51–74.
Published: 01 May 2006
..., Gramsci et l’Etat; Perry Anderson, ‘‘The Antino- 56 boundary 2 / Summer 2006 movement from narrow particular interests (what Gramsci calls the eco- nomic-corporative) to general, universal interests (from the economic to the political, from the particular will to the general will). In this case...
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boundary 2 (2023) 50 (1): 137–164.
Published: 01 February 2023
... the plots of settler colonial capitalism and its neoliberal eco-logics that continue to define our existence, or extinction, at home and in the world. We must speculate with something other than the roots and branches of a transnational, genocidal tradition of envisioning the present continuous and future...
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boundary 2 (2007) 34 (3): 121–141.
Published: 01 August 2007
..., eds., The Politics of the Developing Areas (Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press, 1960); W. W. Rostow, The Stages of Eco- nomic Growth: A Non-Communist Manifesto (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1960); Clark Kerr, Industrialism and Industrial Man: The Problems of Labor and Manage...
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boundary 2 (2007) 34 (1): 79–113.
Published: 01 February 2007
.... 23. Central Bank of the Philippines, httpwww.bsp.gov.ph/statistics/spei/tab11.htm; http 94  boundary 2  /  Spring 2007 increase foreign-exchange inflow and reduce unemployment was now cyni- cally represented by the Philippine state as a long-term means for eco- nomic growth...
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boundary 2 (2012) 39 (1): 233–236.
Published: 01 February 2012
... Society of Eco- nomic Reform, and deputy secretary- general of China Macro- Economic Research Foundation. He is also a member of the State Consultative Committee on Envi- ronment Protection. He is the author of Studies on Institutional Innovation in Rural China; De- constructing...
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boundary 2 (2005) 32 (2): 201–225.
Published: 01 May 2005
... and in different spheres. Dadabhai Naoroji, among others, focused on the extractive relationship between Britain and India (one commonly figured as that between bloated city and bleeding country- side). The celebrated ‘‘drain thesisthe foundational category of the eco- nomic critique of colonialism—inverted...
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boundary 2 (2008) 35 (2): 75–91.
Published: 01 May 2008
... conflicts, since the state is still the most powerful and resourceful political mechanism to keep check of the eco- nomic mechanism of the market, which, to Chinese scholars, is in need of legal and political regulation. 15. Nelson Lichtenstein, ed., American Capitalism: Social...
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boundary 2 (2013) 40 (3): 39–57.
Published: 01 August 2013
... Pless- ner (Heidelberg: C. Winter, 1928). 16. Besides the above-­mentioned texts, Albert Augustus Trever, A History of Greek Eco- nomic Thought (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1916), 128–29, refers to texts com- posed by Xenocrates, Theophrastus, Metrodorus of Lampsacus, and Dio Chrysostom...
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boundary 2 (2022) 49 (3): 99–116.
Published: 01 August 2022
... and the world in everyday beatitude. Reframing Brown's terms of transfiguration eco-poetically forward, as in the bio-centered and wildly “Dionysian outdoors” (Brown 1966 : 229) works of Dale Pendell, transfiguration translates the given world of subject-formation into an actively eco-creative process...
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boundary 2 (2001) 28 (1): 195–219.
Published: 01 February 2001
... of condensation for the emergent regional imaginary of the American Pacific. The editor of the Journal, and the secretary of the association, was John Foord.9 Before organizing the association, Foord was a member of the editorial staff of the New York Journal of Commerce, a specialist in eco- nomic...
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boundary 2 (2006) 33 (2): 177–201.
Published: 01 May 2006
... to strengthen its position but also to establish new rules governing dialogue with the uni- versal 16 The historical legacy continues to this day, writes Diouf, with the major difference being that the Murids have now become important eco- nomic players on the global stage exchanging commodities...
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boundary 2 (2004) 31 (2): 149–171.
Published: 01 May 2004
... where, indeed, freedom of religion presented a crucial aspect of the constitution of the new world. Yet Heine does not allow himself to be blinded by crude economism. Instead, his application of eco- nomic terms to expose the reality of organized religion does not imply any value other than...
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boundary 2 (2007) 34 (3): 87–107.
Published: 01 August 2007
... bureaucracy of the Vatican itself—than to remember the last-minute revelation of the true villain. Brown employs the same time-honored tactic of bait and switch among “Manichaean others” (to use Umberto Eco’s useful phrase) in his next novel, The Da Vinci Code (2003), which belongs...