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positions (2014) 22 (1): 71–101.
Published: 01 February 2014
... tactics of policing protest initiated in 2000, in the still-churning wake of the financial crisis, actively reprogrammed social memory, dramatizing a Korea of democracy and free markets. The analysis reveals the complex entanglement of biopolitics and sovereignty: the administration of neoliberal subjects...
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positions (2002) 10 (2): 399–429.
Published: 01 May 2002
...Jon Solomon 2002 by Duke University Press 2002 The Sovereign Police and Knowledgeable Bodies: Liu Xiaobo’s Exilic Critique of Politics and Knowledge Jon Solomon The questions I will raise in this essay concern the status of the exile-refugee...
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positions (1995) 3 (2): 418–449.
Published: 01 May 1995
...Michael Dutton Copyright © 1995 by Duke University Press 1995 Dreaming of Better Times: ”Repetition with a Difference“ and Community Policing in China Michael Dutton Introduction Zi Zhang asks: “Can one know what the future will hold in ten dynas...
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positions (2009) 17 (3): 465–487.
Published: 01 August 2009
..., the Sôaikai not only operated as the largest institutional supplier of Korean day workers to the construction industry; it was also considered as a “preventive police organization” by the Japanese police. This connection to the police revealed a bloody history that has yet to be accounted for fully...
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positions (2017) 25 (4): 795–820.
Published: 01 November 2017
... of policing the boundaries of the state body via policing women's bodies, especially their reproductive capabilities. Copyright 2017 by Duke University Press 2017 citizenship gender gender discrimination state policy nationalism Hindu nationalism Nepal References Adhikari Prakash...
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positions (2021) 29 (3): 523–549.
Published: 01 August 2021
...Allison Alexy Abstract In contemporary Japan, police and law enforcement are often reluctant to assist in family conflicts. In practice, law enforcement and the family law system offer little assistance for people struggling with family conflicts in particular, following the logic that “law does...
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positions (2015) 23 (4): 837–849.
Published: 01 November 2015
... violence—committed by US forces, the South Korean police, military, and right-wing groups, as well as by leftist guerillas and the Korean People's Army—offer unique insight into what he calls the war politics that established and consolidated North and South Korea. Rather than ending the war, the armistice...
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positions (2009) 17 (2): 261–287.
Published: 01 May 2009
... of the nativized Taiwanese subject of the recent decades under the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) government (1990s to 2008). I use psyche politics to refer to the discursive operations of molding, shaping, fashioning, policing, and governing of the interior essence of life. Through analyzing the discursive...
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positions (1995) 3 (3): 695–722.
Published: 01 August 1995
... experience. Perhaps more importantly, the role of the state in policing and surveillance remained much the same as in the colonial period, and even the actual colonial infra- structure (courts, police substations, and so on) were used...
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positions (1997) 5 (1): 171–219.
Published: 01 February 1997
... Morals Police to begin the management of prostitution. This prostitution was still considered “private,” but according positions 5:’ 0 1997 by Duke University Press. positions 5:l Spring 1997 172...
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positions (1997) 5 (2): 589–604.
Published: 01 May 1997
... with the police, also physically abused drivers regu- larly without provocation.16 Without adequate English-language skills or knowledge of the justice system, immigrant taxi drivers were often at a loss to defend themselves against such harassment...
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positions (2005) 13 (1): 115–120.
Published: 01 February 2005
... on the U.S. Embassy began. Figure 3 The demonstration enjoyed a police escort during its journey of some forty minutes through some of Jakarta’s busiest districts. More than two hundred people came together as the marchers approached the U.S. Embassy and were funneled through a line consisting...
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positions (2020) 28 (4): 905–933.
Published: 01 November 2020
... A Landscape of Death It is going to be bloody, President Rodrigo Duterte told a group of busi- nessmen in the Philippines shortly after being elected in 2016. Reiterating his intentions to annihilate as many drug addicts and pushers as possible, he continued, I will use the military and the police to go...
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positions (2015) 23 (1): 59–90.
Published: 01 February 2015
... of the consulate, several violent acts occurred, including the destruc- tion of Japanese-­themed restaurants and Japanese-­branded cars, altercations with police, and damage to the consular building itself. The April 16 protest was by far the biggest...
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positions (1997) 5 (1): 135–171.
Published: 01 February 1997
... for the extension of these systems through state regulation of national and class boundaries. The regular venereal dis- ease checkups enforced as part of Japan’s licensed prostitution system policed women’s bodies. The system as a whole policed...
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positions (2010) 18 (2): 537–554.
Published: 01 May 2010
...- tence in Taiwan as lesbians and gays continue to face prejudice, hostility, and positions 18:2  Fall 2010 540 indifference, not to mention lack of recognition of their civil rights. In Tai- pei, malicious police...
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positions (2011) 19 (1): 133–157.
Published: 01 February 2011
... to a deprived population while paying no taxes, no rent, and, in the early days, no heed to the law. To protect their stake in the yamiichi, or “shadow market,” they fought Japanese and Korean competi- tors as well as the police. Two...
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positions (2014) 22 (1): 161–201.
Published: 01 February 2014
... by another close-­up of a hand that puts white gloves in a police cap on a desk. Right next to the police cap, we also see a small black tripod with three Chi- Miyao ❘ Bright Lights, Big City 163 Figure 3  White hands and gloves Figure...
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positions (2002) 10 (1): 141–172.
Published: 01 February 2002
... (fig. 1). But there was no incident until a year later when the Tokyo Metropolitan Police launched a criminal investigation of the artist and the printers as coconspirators, decidedly thrusting Akasegawa’s work into pub- lic consciousness...
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positions (2016) 24 (1): 205–230.
Published: 01 February 2016
... goods, numbers racket payments, police protection payments, wage payments to manual labor, and so on.”12 Although global cities in general may experience similar processes of economic and spatial change, scholars note that as cities...