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boundary 2 (2014) 41 (3): 223.
Published: 01 August 2014
... © 2014 by Duke University Press 2014 Erratum 223 Erratum for Anthony Bogues, “Nelson Mandela: Decolonization, Apart- heid, and the Politics of Moral Force,” boundary 2 41, no. 2 (2014): 34–36. The first full sentence on page 36...
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boundary 2 (2006) 33 (1): 37–59.
Published: 01 February 2006
...Ronald AT. Judy Ronald AT. Judy 2006 Reflections on Straussism, Antimodernity, and Transition in the Age of American Force Ronald AT. Judy The work of domestic progress is done by masses of mechanical power,—steam, electric...
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boundary 2 (2014) 41 (2): 34–36.
Published: 01 May 2014
...Anthony Bogues © 2014 by Duke University Press 2014 Nelson Mandela: Decolonization, Apartheid, and the Politics of Moral Force Nelson Mandela was one of the world’s most important twentieth-­ century political prisoners. At a moment when world politics was in the throes...
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boundary 2 (2015) 42 (4): 159–185.
Published: 01 November 2015
... different species of it. Rather, Benjamin establishes a hierarchy of forces with inner dependence whose logic, to put it initially as simply as possible, is one of arrogation. Just as in enforcement the police takes into its hands a force that belongs to the law, so is the violence of law an arrogation...
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boundary 2 (2012) 39 (1): 43–54.
Published: 01 February 2012
... of conflict and appeasement highlights this as a process of making, unmaking, and remaking that is being driven by an intense ongoing struggle between emergent social forces and established political formations. We indeed find ourselves in the midst of “events and practices” warranting apprehension...
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boundary 2 (2012) 39 (1): 167–206.
Published: 01 February 2012
..., as well as the confluence of left forces into the Alliance of the Socialist Forces. The dialogue explores the spirit of defiance and the regeneration of social connections in the Egyptian movement, situates the current struggles in the context of the politics of Egypt and the geopolitics in North Africa...
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boundary 2 (2015) 42 (3): 23–35.
Published: 01 August 2015
...Harry Harootunian In this essay, I propose that the forced convergence of history and memory in Fukushima resulted in singularizing expressions of experience and memory, thus inducing survivors to focus on the immediate context of the everyday itself rather than the nation and national history...
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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 (2018) 45 (1): 135–169.
Published: 01 February 2018
... conceptions of the situation. This essay offers a long-range analysis of the social conditions and ideological forces that have combined over the past several decades to reconstitute the modern Irish literary field, and it begs the question as to whether an Irish “national literature” really survives in any...
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boundary 2 (2009) 36 (1): 47–59.
Published: 01 February 2009
.... There were good reasons in many Latin American countries to suppose that armed struggle might be a viable, or in some cases even a necessary, strategy. For awhile, the international conjuncture of forces in fact favored armed struggle. Much has been made of the limitations of the cultural politics...
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boundary 2 (2010) 37 (1): 57–90.
Published: 01 February 2010
... to the true path” as having an affective force that tends toward the magisterial and the prescriptive. The essay explores, in this context, the dangers associated with anticipating “the true path” discursively structured around the figure of the selfless, exemplary human. © 2010 by Duke University Press...
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boundary 2 (2018) 45 (3): 61–78.
Published: 01 August 2018
... that a generation of young, frank-talking critics has been born into this now not-so-young democracy. Often called the politics of xiangmin (literally “country people”) for their style of straightforwardness, this new contentious activity in Taiwan involves netizens as cyberactors and presents the most recent force...
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boundary 2 (2019) 46 (1): 55–71.
Published: 01 February 2019
... that Mirowski himself practices. Anyone holding Mirowski to his own argument is forced to conclude that he has surrendered to a few of neoliberalism’s central premises. The essay offers a few ways out of this impasse. Copyright © 2019 by Duke University Press 2019 Friedrich Hayek Philip Mirowski...
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boundary 2 (2019) 46 (3): 1–4.
Published: 01 August 2019
...Rob Wilson “Critique and Cosmos: After Masao Miyoshi” aims to activate some of the energies, tactics, critical forces, geopolitics, comparative poetics, and visions Masao Miyoshi carried out in his work from the 1970s into the present millennium: coming to terms with aftering this impact...
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boundary 2 (2019) 46 (3): 5–22.
Published: 01 August 2019
... Miyoshi and his ceaseless effort to overcome the boundaries separating people was paralleled by his voracious desire to cross the boundaries that divided the disciplines of knowledge. The force that lay behind the impulse to expand his acquisition of knowledge was an unrestrained restlessness...
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boundary 2 (2019) 46 (4): 1–29.
Published: 01 November 2019
... of consent force on individuals. Rand’s penchant for imagining a literally libidinal economy hardly defines the tastes of conservatism tout court . Nevertheless, the masochistic erotic formations in her novels constitute a defining feature of an ideology that views government as a pain. © 2019 by Duke...
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boundary 2 (2012) 39 (1): 1–16.
Published: 01 February 2012
... and the emergent revolutionary elites over the meaning of the forces of social change and the modalities through which they are to be sustained or institutionalized. That contestation is fundamentally over the legitimacy of divergent, although related, intellectual formations or structures of knowledge. © 2012...
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boundary 2 (2012) 39 (1): 55–67.
Published: 01 February 2012
... of criminals and robbers executing a foreign agenda aimed at destabilizing the country, and augmented the existing security forces with unidentified agents whom the people of Kasserine called “snipers,” because they started shooting everywhere indiscriminately. Nineteen-year-old Slah Dachraoui, who was so...
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boundary 2 (2012) 39 (1): 69–86.
Published: 01 February 2012
...Ahmed Jdey History has its own laws and its own tricks. Dictators, who are inherently antihistorical, do not realize it; yet humanity, in its rich and exciting trajectory, continues to instruct the great dictators and despots of the world about the force of history, in Africa as well as Asia...
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boundary 2 (2015) 42 (2): 231–245.
Published: 01 May 2015
... of poststructural ontology into a positive force for shaping ethical responsibility, with no positive term. Seeing Critchley’s problems sets off, by contrast, the importance of William V. Spanos’s work because he retained in his postmodernist thinking the importance of Martin Heidegger’s sense of event...