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boundary 2 (1 May 2015) 42 (2): 1–11.
Published: 01 May 2015
..., but came to represent a more moderate and democratic form of political Islam under the leadership of Recep Tayyip Erdoğan. This party, in power for the last twelve years, is beginning to show strong signs of establishing a majoritarian-authoritarian regime, a gain lacking in democracy. This is the new...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2014) 41 (1): 135–152.
Published: 01 February 2014
... important ideological references of the “neoconservative revolution” envisioned by these ideologues, such as decisionism, the radicalization of the majoritarian principle toward a plebiscitary understanding of democracy, the reliance on the voluntary activism of an uncivil society, and, finally, a...
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boundary 2 (1 November 2018) 45 (4): 103–126.
Published: 01 November 2018
... ineffective because an important strain of majoritarian cultural nationalism, ජාතික චින්තනය (Jathika Chintanaya), makes the same critique of history and the Enlightenment but uses it to promote the very views that the postsecularists are attempting to undermine. A more effective framework for ethical and...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2013) 40 (1): 7–19.
Published: 01 February 2013
... viewed as a majoritarian doctrine of the modern state, and contemporary Islamism thus marks not a return of religion (“Islam”) but rather its historical transformation under the condi- tions of late, postcolonial capitalism. 8. See, for instance, the study by Humeira Iqtidar, Secularizing...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2011) 38 (3): 67–86.
Published: 01 August 2011
... ascendancy.19 But both tolerance and the “end of tolerance” have been invoked, as we saw, in the service of the same national causes: variously, national unity, secu- larism, majoritarianism, anticolonial nationalism, civic patriotism, cultural identitarianism. And they are associated...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2008) 35 (3): 239–250.
Published: 01 August 2008
..., myth making, and therapeutic vio- lence are very much alive. But what I have speculated about is perhaps a more insidious kind of majoritarian normalcy that comes with a streamlining of imaginative functions, remembrances, and filiations. As a result, a chic, English-speaking, managerial...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2012) 39 (2): 111–141.
Published: 01 May 2012
... may well separate the church from the state, or adopt a liberal constitution and secular policies. The latter would only be nominalist or formal mea- sures in relation to the political monotheme, which will determine a core, majoritarian “exception” in the last, exacting instance. In times of...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2003) 30 (2): 5–19.
Published: 01 May 2003
...’’ and ‘‘majoritarian’’ subjects in a postmodern frame. It is, for sure, the attempt at a new instrumentalization and rationalization of hierarchy in the situating speaking subjects in relationship to a false object, perhaps even a phallic object, insofar as the latter would become a source of...
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boundary 2 (1 November 2017) 44 (4): 179–194.
Published: 01 November 2017
... we may be able to learn about other, analogous or structurally similar cases, accounted for in terms of “minority.” Analyzed in terms of “minority culture,” Jewishness can be understood as a radical force with which majoritarian cultures struggle in defense of their universal outreach.2...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2006) 33 (3): 103–122.
Published: 01 August 2006
... nation build abroad unilater- 1. For more on dominance, majoritarianism, and democracy, see Lani Guinier, The Tyranny of the Majority: Fundamental Fairness and Representative Democracy (New York: Free Press, 1994). boundary 2 33:3 (2006) DOI 10.1215/01903659-2006-016 © 2006 by Duke University...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2006) 33 (2): 177–201.
Published: 01 May 2006
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boundary 2 (1 February 2004) 31 (1): 93–118.
Published: 01 February 2004
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boundary 2 (1 May 2004) 31 (2): 173–196.
Published: 01 May 2004
..., and a beleaguered minority is killed in planned riots by majoritarian mobiliza- tions reviving an imagined past of Hindu glory. But even as one declares it, it would be complacent not to acknowledge that both philosophical under- standing and worldly knowledge require that a claim to secularism...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2000) 27 (1): 7–50.
Published: 01 February 2000
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boundary 2 (1 February 2001) 28 (1): 19–73.
Published: 01 February 2001
... populations [here in the United States] would have to cede their territory. The Spaniards had to integrate themselves into this majoritarian population. It is thus undeniable that the indigenous ele- ment is a constitutive part of the colonial world. This is also true today: The indigenous element is an...