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Qui Parle (2006) 16 (1): 95–116.
Published: 01 June 2006
...Adi Ophir Copyright © 2006 Qui Parle 2006 DISASTER AS A PLACE OF MORALITY: THE SOVEREIGN, THE HUMANITARIAN, AND THE TERRORIST Adi Ophir The Social Existence of the Moral Imagine morality as a domain or a social sphere with stakes, concerns, and interests of its own...
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Qui Parle (2013) 22 (1): 167–192.
Published: 01 June 2013
...Eyal Weizman; Zachary Manfredi Copyright © 2013 Qui Parle 2013 “From Figure to Ground” A Conversation with Eyal Weizman on the Politics of The Humanitarian Present eyal weizman and zachary manfredi The following dialogue between Zachary Manfredi and Eyal Weiz- man took place...
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Qui Parle (2013) 22 (1): 33–48.
Published: 01 June 2013
...Didier Fassin Copyright © 2013 Qui Parle 2013 The Predicament of Humanitarianism didier fassin The 2010 earthquake in Haiti provoked a spectacular wave of humanitarianism, especially in the United States, where sympa- thy for the victims gave rise to the mobilization...
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Qui Parle (2013) 22 (1): 3–32.
Published: 01 June 2013
...Zachary Manfredi Copyright © 2013 Qui Parle 2013 Recent Histories and Uncertain Futures Contemporary Critiques of International Human Rights and Humanitarianism zachary manfredi Human rights? Through a hard- fought battle they must be wrestled from those who would seek...
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Qui Parle (2013) 22 (1): 203–222.
Published: 01 June 2013
... the nineteenth, twentieth, and early twenty- fi rst centuries—lies in radically reshaping humanitarian ethics and hu- man rights discourse to make justice available in the present. While human rights has promised to redeem humanity from the repeti- tion of past atrocities and prevent future catastrophes...
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Qui Parle (2014) 23 (1): 291–294.
Published: 01 June 2014
..., Wolfgang. Digital Memory and the Archive. Minneapolis: Univer- sity of Minnesota Press, 2012. Fassin, Didier. Humanitarian Reason: A Moral History of the Present. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2011. Foucault, Michel. Lectures on the Will to Know. New York...
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Qui Parle (2011) 19 (2): 309–325.
Published: 01 December 2011
... countries”—a situation that could lead to “violent dis- turbances and humanitarian disasters.” Argos continues, “the in- ternational community must urgently address the migration issue” by developing legal, logistical, and fi nancial tools for responding to and managing...
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Qui Parle (2005) 15 (2): 105–137.
Published: 01 December 2005
... in their own locales. The presence of humanitarian organizations typically indi- cates a crisis situation, or evidence of the onset of a catastrophe.24 They are characterized by a fundamentally transient element, whereby they provide assistance in places where the urgency demands their presence...
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Qui Parle (2015) 23 (2): 135–160.
Published: 01 December 2015
... expelled from humanity who petition for asylum from the ravages of that existence beyond the pale of empire. Seeing in the latter the making of a new humanitarian or- der, Mahmood Mamdani argues, “If the rights of the citizen are pointedly political, the rights of the human...
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Qui Parle (2017) 26 (1): 195–218.
Published: 01 June 2017
...,” “Work of Art in the Age of Mechanical Reproduction,” and “Storyteller.” Gil has even read your article on the violence of humanitarianism in the methodological key of “Critique of Violence,” in how you refuse the conventional utilitarian perspective of analyzing the ends or effects of violence. 34...
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Qui Parle (2015) 23 (2): 233–235.
Published: 01 December 2015
... Copyright © 2015 Qui Parle 2015 Books Received Apter, Emily. Against World Literature: On the Politics of Untranslatability. New York: Verso Books, 2013. Atanasoski, Neda. Humanitarian Violence: The U.S. Deployment of Diversity. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota...
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Qui Parle (2013) 22 (1): 249–252.
Published: 01 June 2013
... States of Emergency (with M. Pandolfi , 2010) and Moral Anthropology (2012) as editor; and The Empire of Trauma: An Inquiry into the Condition of Victim- hood (with R. Rechtman, 2009), Humanitarian Reason: A Moral History of the Present (2011), and Enforcing Order: An Ethnogra- phy of Urban...
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Qui Parle (2019) 28 (2): 213–217.
Published: 01 December 2019
..., geological and humanitarian. Both in its style and its content, Gumbs’s piece challenges readers to engage what is at the “bottom” not as peripheral, or as what is to be forgotten, but as a generative form that grounds, to be honored, held, and grappled with. The ocean as praxis invites diasporic...
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Qui Parle (2013) 22 (1): 55–61.
Published: 01 June 2013
... and can be deployed by non- state actors. Transnational ngos, which are often described as forming a cosmopolitan civil society, deploy govern- mental technologies when they seek redress for groups whose hu- man rights have been violated or when they engage in humanitarian activities. These ngos...
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Qui Parle (2004) 14 (2): 15–56.
Published: 01 December 2004
... analysis of power. Western NGOs and humanitarian agencies reinforce this process by defining their interventions in essentially apolitical terms. Bracketing the geopolitical context of humanitarian crises, the United Nations High Commission on Refugees treats refugees...
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Qui Parle (2020) 29 (1): 1–14.
Published: 01 June 2020
...: Reflections at the Edges of Sound , edited by Malhotra Sheena and Rowe Aimee Carrillo , 239 – 51 . London : Palgrave Macmillan , 2013 . Feldman Ilana . Life Lived in Relief: Humanitarian Predicaments and Palestinian Refugee Politics . Oakland : University of California Press...
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Qui Parle (2013) 22 (1): 81–93.
Published: 01 June 2013
... his renowned colleagues of international law at Columbia University, and his learned account of the premodern history of the concept are all exemplary. As opposed to Lynn Hunt’s work, which estab- lishes a parallelism between the rise of humanitarian concerns and human rights along...
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Qui Parle (2018) 27 (2): 475–510.
Published: 01 December 2018
... . Epstein Alexandra . “ Linking a State to the World: Female Internationalists, California, and the Pacific, 1919–1939 .” PhD diss., University of California , Santa Barbara , 2003 . Fehrenbach Heide , and Rodogno Davide . Humanitarian Photography . Cambridge : Cambridge University...
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Qui Parle (2016) 25 (1-2): 243–261.
Published: 01 December 2016
... of the tiger in India’s Sundarbans, where the novel is set. Chapter 10 places Nuruddin Far- ah’s Gift s in the context of social anthropologist Alex de Waal’s work on humanitarian internationalism. The discussion of “social forces” is ultimately secondary, however, to that of literature’s own “force...
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Qui Parle (2018) 27 (2): 269–289.
Published: 01 December 2018
... to go beyond the action of the political activists and the humanitarian associations that denounce the living conditions of the migrants and the police repression or give them material and juridical assistance. They decided to focus on the camp not as a place of relegation but as a place where art...