1-20 of 147 Search Results for

capitalist

Follow your search
Access your saved searches in your account

Would you like to receive an alert when new items match your search?
×Close Modal
Sort by
Journal Article
Cultural Politics (1 March 2013) 9 (1): 1–21.
Published: 01 March 2013
... to other the new immigrants from Eastern Europe because of their inability to conform to the norms of the neoliberal capitalist utopia advanced by Nicolas Sarkozy in the early years of the twenty-first century. In the first section of the article, I discuss the situation of the Romanian Roma in...
Journal Article
Cultural Politics (1 March 2009) 5 (1): 73–96.
Published: 01 March 2009
...Sas Mays The overall remit of this article concerns a philosophical contextualization of Badiou’s antipathy toward the capitalist status quo, as it is played out in the denigration of the “encyclopaedia.” The article argues that this object marks an extension of the phonocentric idealism of Western...
Journal Article
Cultural Politics (1 July 2014) 10 (2): 182–193.
Published: 01 July 2014
... the metaphor of the capitalist body that eats too much. Here, I read the English translation of Chan’s title, “The Fat Years,” through the lens of Chinese body thought and, more centrally, what I call the Chinese “eating-being” or “being-eating,” in order to develop a theory of excess, lack, and a...
Journal Article
Cultural Politics (1 July 2014) 10 (2): 226–238.
Published: 01 July 2014
... lineage, of “utopian globalism” in the visual arts, traceable back to the time of the Russian Revolution and active, in mutating form, across the world in the period from 1917 up until the late capitalist 1990s. In a discussion linking artworks by Vladimir Tatlin, Pablo Picasso, and Joseph Beuys to the...
Journal Article
Cultural Politics (1 March 2018) 14 (1): 95–108.
Published: 01 March 2018
... connection, anticapitalist struggles are reduced to liberal reforms that end up reinforcing and deepening capitalist production relations. To break out of this trap, we block together several political, philosophical, and aesthetic theories that might otherwise be thought of as mutually exclusive. In...
Journal Article
Cultural Politics (1 July 2010) 6 (2): 181–199.
Published: 01 July 2010
... philosophy to the Marxist analysis of capitalism, underpinned by Freudian libidinal economy. I argue that the originality of Stiegler's work lies in his understanding of retentional finitude: what he calls “tertiary memory.” This understanding provides him with critical purchase on contemporary capitalist...
Journal Article
Cultural Politics (1 November 2014) 10 (3): 354–375.
Published: 01 November 2014
... transformed how work is understood and valued. Second, I discuss the central role of commensuration within capitalist value production, arguing that human capital functions as a “commensurating machine” that allows neoliberal governmentality to permeate areas of life previously impervious to market...
Journal Article
Cultural Politics (1 July 2016) 12 (2): 202–216.
Published: 01 July 2016
...Bryce Peake This article revolves around a deceptively simple question: Why did the FBI investigate bandleader Duke Ellington, the African American capitalist, political conservative, and pronounced Christian, as a communist threat in the 1930s through the Cold War? Answering this question involves...
Journal Article
Cultural Politics (1 November 2013) 9 (3): 239–262.
Published: 01 November 2013
... mobilizes and manipulates risk to cultivate profit and power and to transform the social and cultural politics within its orbit. Walmart emblematizes and advances capitalist securitization and offers a “risk-free” consumer space as a refuge in an uncertain world, yet it ultimately contributes to a world of...
Image
Published: 01 March 2010
being stuck in the mud we'll fry in the sun community owned turbines nationalize land and power at one and the same time neo-capitalist wind farm V eco-windvillage an age of carbon offsets shouldn't consider itself superior to an age of papal indulgences someday each island will be undersail More
Journal Article
Cultural Politics (1 March 2009) 5 (1): 139–144.
Published: 01 March 2009
... require his “discovery” to have real validity because he relies upon it in Chapter 4. At the outset of that chapter, Beller announces he will explain why the capitalist “rate of profit” fails to fall as Marx famously predicted it would. The reason he proposes is that capitalists profit not only from...
Journal Article
Cultural Politics (1 November 2013) 9 (3): 381–384.
Published: 01 November 2013
... called Operation SalAMI. The group's members were “not anti-capitalists,” just “the usual anti-corporate types,” and they were Gandhian pacifists who preached absolute nonviolence—no swearing, no graffiti, no vandalism, no aggressive gestures whatsoever (5). The anticapitalists had little time for the...
Journal Article
Cultural Politics (1 March 2010) 6 (1): 15–22.
Published: 01 March 2010
...being stuck in the mud we'll fry in the sun community owned turbines nationalize land and power at one and the same time neo-capitalist wind farm V eco-windvillage an age of carbon offsets shouldn't consider itself superior to an age of papal indulgences someday each island will be undersail...
Journal Article
Cultural Politics (1 July 2014) 10 (2): 125–131.
Published: 01 July 2014
... never did — and is unsustainable, not only in terms of its own ambitions, but also because of the increasingly pressing need to address climate change. Yet there are few alternative worldviews that suggest a new way within the current parameters of the liberal, democratic, capitalist hegemon. Beyond...
Journal Article
Cultural Politics (1 November 2017) 13 (3): 397–399.
Published: 01 November 2017
... ideology, one with a complex self-effacing relationship with its own historicity. In particular, Fisher’s (2009 : 14) discussion (pace Louis Althusser and Slavoj Žižek) of dangers of capitalist realism is brought to mind: the numbing approach to political engagement that creates “a pervasive atmosphere...
Journal Article
Cultural Politics (1 March 2017) 13 (1): 132–134.
Published: 01 March 2017
... party’s true sublimating potential. At the heart of Dean’s argument is an experience familiar to many who took to the streets in 2010 and found nowhere to go from there; horizontalism, no matter how ethically righteous, consistently “fails to scale, endure, or replace capitalist state power” (258...
Journal Article
Cultural Politics (1 November 2010) 6 (3): 331–356.
Published: 01 November 2010
...-statist and anti-capitalist) traditions ( Holtzman, Hughes, and Van Meter 2007 ; McKay 1998 ). However, given its privileging of autonomously acting self-creating individuals ( Honeywell 2007: 251 ), DIY is readily linked to post-political prosumerist citizenship and cyber-libertarianism. Drawing...
Journal Article
Cultural Politics (1 November 2005) 1 (3): 279–294.
Published: 01 November 2005
... the democratic, capitalist world is hailed as proof of the rightness and universal success of the capitalist system, the fear that follows points, on the other hand, to our recognition that capitalism fails to meet the needs of all. In other words, we are pleased that inhabitants of the post-communist...
Journal Article
Cultural Politics (1 July 2015) 11 (2): 296–300.
Published: 01 July 2015
... of the factitious reterritorializations of capitalism. It is this form that produces the images filling the capitalist field of immanence, ‘the’ capitalist, ‘the’ worker, etc.” (translation modified, emphasis added). The use of “still” here keeps with the tone of accelerationism (“we haven’t seen...
Journal Article
Cultural Politics (1 November 2006) 2 (3): 391–394.
Published: 01 November 2006
... the whole texture of modernity” (p. 189). What lies at the core of capitalist modernity is “endless enclosure ” (p. 193, italic in original), a “continual disembedding of basic elements of the species’s lifeworld” (p. 194, italic in original). They suggest that this dialectic of enclosure and...