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positions (2019) 27 (3): 469–497.
Published: 01 August 2019
... life. However, there are consequences for those who move, in terms of belonging and how they imagine their life projects. This article extends the established scholarship on mobility out of China by comparing the rhetorical construction of mobility with the experiences of Chinese migrants in Japan...
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positions (2017) 25 (4): 745–767.
Published: 01 November 2017
... microprocesses of social life in relation to urban inequality. Drawing on fifteen months of ethnographic research conducted between 2009 and 2011 and in-depth interviews with twenty-two South Korean young adults, the author analyzes how a host of young adults strive for their belonging as they confront their own...
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positions (2008) 16 (3): 569–599.
Published: 01 August 2008
... refusal not only of disciplinary rules but also of basic rites of courtesy and belonging. In this sense, the analysis of everyday life of students at Beijing University shows not only that sociological categories or communitarian identities are no guarantee of politics, but also that politics among...
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positions (2010) 18 (2): 425–458.
Published: 01 May 2010
... about cultural citizenship, or belonging. The essay further analyzes a recent experimental film by Cui Zi'en about money boys that challenges homonormativity in China. Duke University Press 2010 Essays: Part II The Traffic in Money Boys Lisa Rofel Why do so many gay men...
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positions (2020) 28 (4): 701–727.
Published: 01 November 2020
... national division with the sensibilities of the millennial generation. Feeling that their lives are rendered ingyŏ (surplus) under neoliberal governance, the precarious youth empathetically relate to the history-laden image of spies, whose belonging in society has been disavowed or forsaken. Appropriating...
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positions (2014) 22 (1): 103–130.
Published: 01 February 2014
... in place of the unabashed gender hierarchy of Chosŏn Korea; how to perceive women as belonging not to a class-divided family but to a nation where each one is supposedly given an equal standing to one another. In “Tears of Blood,” the homogenizing project conflictingly intersects with the ideology of...
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positions (2011) 19 (2): 257–280.
Published: 01 May 2011
... their insertion into an international labor market where they struggle to maintain a sense of national belonging. These subjects are figured as entrepreneur-consumers, whose mediation commodifies their own affect, bodies, and labor power and uphold global structures. Featuring primarily middle-class...
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positions (2021) 29 (2): 423–450.
Published: 01 May 2021
... interactive processes for a minority group to carve out its cultural, economic, and political spaces of creative belonging within the state by conversing with national narratives and contending for the epistemological authority to represent itself in multiethnic China. Copyright 2021 by Duke University...
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positions (2001) 9 (2): 495–496.
Published: 01 May 2001
... photograph of the residence of Marquis Kuroda on page 651 belongs with the caption on page 653; the photograph of Baron Kaneko’s reception room on page 653 belongs with the caption on page 657; and the photograph of the dining room of Mr. Okura...
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positions (2001) 9 (2): 496.
Published: 01 May 2001
... photograph of the residence of Marquis Kuroda on page 651 belongs with the caption on page 653; the photograph of Baron Kaneko’s reception room on page 653 belongs with the caption on page 657; and the photograph of the dining room of Mr. Okura...
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positions (1999) 7 (3): 851–852.
Published: 01 August 1999
... Chinas: The Yao and the Politics of National Belonging is forthcoming in 2000. Lydia H. Liu is associate professor of comparative literature and East Asian languages and cultures at the University of California at Berkeley. She is the editor of...
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positions (2001) 9 (1): 277–278.
Published: 01 February 2001
... professor of anthropology at Duke University, is the author of Other Chinas: The Yao and the Politics of National Belonging (2000). Eric Kit-Wai Ma is associate professor of journalism at the Chinese University of Hong Kong and the...
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positions (1999) 7 (3): 653–666.
Published: 01 August 1999
....5 For exam- ple, the relative ease with which images now crisscross the globe has significant implications for the experience of immigration, as well as for cit- izenship and belonging for those people who have not migrated. These...
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positions (2012) 20 (1): 417–420.
Published: 01 February 2012
... the soothing, reductive clarity of familiar tropes and the comfort of unexamined, deeply inculcated prejudices. It is an invitation to engage with questions of membership and community; space and place; belonging and estrangement; dislocation...
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positions (2014) 22 (1): 203–236.
Published: 01 February 2014
... of global citizenship and therefore the parameters of belonging on the international stage. While this essay con- structs an argument regarding the discourse on this issue, the international relations policies that emerge from such texts have...
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positions (2012) 20 (3): 713–736.
Published: 01 August 2012
..., ethnicity, and language — and to imagine themselves as belonging to the same community. These acts of forgetting and creating a shared vision of both the past and the future are crucial to constructing a narrative of the nation, in which...
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positions (2017) 25 (1): 145–172.
Published: 01 February 2017
... late capitalism, in this instance, the old-­time coffeehouse (kopi-­tiam) making way for new restau- rants that announce “local” food on their menus. To rephrase the question he is asking, when does something that already belongs to a context...
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positions (2021) 29 (1): 225–227.
Published: 01 February 2021
... Belonging: Exile and Diaspora in Sarandib, Lanka, and Ceylon (2019). Ileana M. Rodríguez- Silva holds a Giovanni and Amne Costigan Professorship in History at the University of Washington Seattle, where she is an associate professor and teaches about race- making, labor, colonialisms, and national...
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positions (1997) 5 (2): 391–401.
Published: 01 May 1997
... belong to? Just a litany of temporary shelters. Endlessly moving on. Endlessly leaving. What do you see when you look at me? One of a million faces on your TV screen, eye S crawling with flies, brown withered limbs protruding from a distended torso? What do you see? Smiling...
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positions (2012) 20 (3): 793–804.
Published: 01 August 2012
... other vocabularies of remem- brance, amidst continuously remade notions of identity, belonging, and home. Underhill ‚ Luminous Elegies 795 Grand aunt and grand uncle...