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boundary 2 (2015) 42 (2): 57–84.
Published: 01 May 2015
...Simon During Precarity is a double condition. On the one hand, it denotes a socioeconomic position of insecurity and poverty, often particularly associated with statelessness. On the other, as is here argued, it denotes an anthropological or existential condition, one for which human beings are...
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boundary 2 (2013) 40 (2): 113–144.
Published: 01 May 2013
... management simulation game, and the transmedia game) and tackles a different topic (poverty and homelessness in the United States, underdevelopment of the Third World, and immigration struggles in Europe). Despite these differences, they all actively challenge the victory-oriented nature of gamification...
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boundary 2 (2020) 47 (2): 71–89.
Published: 01 May 2020
...,” and Jacques Rancière’s The Philosopher and His Poor . Copyright © 2020 Duke University Press 2020 poverty class the novel Leo Tolstoy References Armstrong Judith M. 1988 . The Unsaid Anna Karenina . Basingstoke, UK : Macmillan . Barran Thomas . 2003 . “ Anna’s...
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boundary 2 (2018) 45 (4): 183–201.
Published: 01 November 2018
... . 2017 . Capital in the Twenty-First Century . Translated by Goldhammer Arthur . Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Press . Pogge Thomas . 2001 . “ Eradicating Systemic Poverty: Brief for a Global Resources Dividend .” Journal of Human Development 2 , no. 1 : 59 – 77...
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boundary 2 (2014) 41 (3): 55–91.
Published: 01 August 2014
... cannot think its way out of the persistent problems that plague it, precisely because mainstream pub- lic discourse has ruled out the language necessary to think critically about these problems—an­ increasing income gap between the rich and the rest, poverty, unemployment and underemployment...
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boundary 2 (2019) 46 (3): 23–45.
Published: 01 August 2019
... Chicago Press . Marx Karl . 1900 . The Poverty of Philosophy: Being a Translation of the Misère de la Philosophie . London : Twentieth Century Press . Marx Karl . 1974 . Das Elend der Philosophie. Antwort auf Proudhons “Philosophie des Elends.” In Werke , Band 4 , by Marx...
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boundary 2 (2009) 36 (3): 235–240.
Published: 01 August 2009
... (too little), 13, 14; (too much), New Yorker, The, 220 50 Nike, 15 Lucky (magazine), 78 Nolan, Tom, 70 Noodles Romanov, 59 M nostalgia, 41 Madison, WI, 11 novel, poverty...
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boundary 2 (2018) 45 (2): 63–86.
Published: 01 May 2018
... formula “children need us more than we need them” (1999b: 272; 1972: 6. In a variant to his essay “Experience and Poverty” (1933), Benjamin speaks of a certain “barbarism of children” (1977: 962). 7. To this extent, Benjamin’s concept of pedagogy—from his early writings on the cultural youth...
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boundary 2 (2013) 40 (1): 263–265.
Published: 01 February 2013
... Tape: Bureaucracy, Structural Violence, and Poverty in India. Dur- ham, NC: Duke University Press, 2012. Habermas, Jürgen. The Crisis of the European Union: A Response. Trans. Ciaran Cronin. Malden, MA: Polity Press, 2012. Huet, Marie-­Hélène. The Culture of Disaster. Chicago: University of...
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boundary 2 (2014) 41 (2): 26–28.
Published: 01 May 2014
... the 1994 genocide in Rwanda, I gave in to the reeling riotousness of visual culture and abandoned the needed task of understanding the complexity of my neighboring continent. In those years, Africa was for me the prison house of internal conflicts, poverty, and dangerous politics. The second...
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boundary 2 (2017) 44 (1): 53–78.
Published: 01 February 2017
... mechanized world but misère as poverty, extending, as Stiegler points out in La misère symbolique, beyond the sensible to the symbolic and ultimately to the very nature of the human. The contemporary artist (contemporary with us) and the public to which the contemporary artist appeals find themselves...
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boundary 2 (2008) 35 (2): 15–47.
Published: 01 May 2008
... Transformation  29 Minimum Income Security The Chinese government has recently been paying more atten- tion to economic security, which can be seen from its policy on minimum income security. The problem of urban poverty did not draw much attention until the late 1990s, before which...
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boundary 2 (2008) 35 (2): 207–211.
Published: 01 May 2008
..., Bruce. Toward a New Film Aesthetic. New York: Continuum International Publishing Group, Inc., 2008. Jones, Gavin. American Hungers: The Problem of Poverty in U.S. Literature, 1840– 1945. Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press, 2008. Karim, Aisha, and Bruce B. Lawrence, eds. On Violence: A...
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boundary 2 (2018) 45 (1): 1–6.
Published: 01 February 2018
... Statistics Office figures indicated that the number of children in the Republic of Ire- Cleary / Foreword 3 land living in consistent poverty, meaning experiencing regular deprivation of basic necessities, had risen to 12 percent, up from the already...
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boundary 2 (2006) 33 (1): 99–122.
Published: 01 February 2006
... 2005, took up the issue of poverty as the foremost item on its annual agenda. With unaccustomed perspicacity for which he must be commended, the New York Times editorial writer Nicholas Kristof looked past the immediate disaster to draw attention in a number of his editorials to the slow death and...
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boundary 2 (2018) 45 (2): 111–137.
Published: 01 May 2018
... Mickey Mouse that Benjamin describes in his essay of 1933, “Experience and Poverty,” a world “in which everything is solved in the simplest and most comfortable way, and in which a car is no heavier than a straw hat and the fruit on the tree becomes round as quickly as a hot-­air balloon” (1999b...
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boundary 2 (2007) 34 (2): 135–148.
Published: 01 May 2007
... his youth. When one actually examines his teaching on poverty, labor relations, or racial segregation, however, he recommended no means (advocacy of spe- cific reforms, organized protest, federal action) apart from the voluntary Christian compassion that Niebuhr had challenged...
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boundary 2 (2000) 27 (1): 175–179.
Published: 01 February 2000
... a skeptical projection of this sort? Of course, when he was a boy, Freud both longed to be in Athens, standing where he is standing in 1904 and, given the relative poverty of his family’s circumstances then and the appar...
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boundary 2 (2001) 28 (3): 117–123.
Published: 01 August 2001
..., tense with coke, sauced, lost, banal, weighed down by humiliations of poverty, street jive, daily mutual abuse. Beyond such ego confinements, however, such ‘‘local’’ voices get surpassed by deeper voices of some more 4. Faye Kicknosway, All These Voices: New and Selected Poems (Minneapolis, Minn...
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boundary 2 (2002) 29 (1): 14.
Published: 01 February 2002
... poetic tradition. Born in Helsinki, Björling studied philoso- phy, struggling to find an outlook on life that could carry him through it. After working briefly as a schoolteacher, he began writing poetry full-time, living a life more or less in poverty in a Helsinki basement overlooking the sea...