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  • Staying with the Trouble

    Staying with the Trouble
    av Donna J. Haraway

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822362241

    In the midst of spiraling ecological devastation, multispecies feminist theorist Donna J. Haraway offers provocative new ways to reconfigure our relations to the earth and all its inhabitants. She eschews referring to our current epoch as the Anthro…

  • Staying with the Trouble

    Staying with the Trouble
    av Donna J. Haraway

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822362142

    In the midst of spiraling ecological devastation, multispecies feminist theorist Donna J. Haraway offers provocative new ways to reconfigure our relations to the earth and all its inhabitants. She eschews referring to our current epoch as the Anthro…

  • Queer Phenomenology

    Queer Phenomenology
    av Sara Ahmed

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822339144

    In this groundbreaking work, Sara Ahmed demonstrates how queer studies can put phenomenology to productive use. Focusing on the "orientation" aspect of "sexual orientation" and the "orient" in "orientalism," Ahmed examines what it means for bodies t…

  • Queer Phenomenology

    Queer Phenomenology
    av Sara Ahmed

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822338611

    In this groundbreaking work, Sara Ahmed demonstrates how queer studies can put phenomenology to productive use. Focusing on the "orientation" aspect of "sexual orientation" and the "orient" in "orientalism," Ahmed examines what it means for bodies t…

  • Encoding Race, Encoding Class

    Encoding Race, Encoding Class
    av Sareeta Amrute

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822361350

    In Encoding Race, Encoding Class Sareeta Amrute explores the work and private lives of highly skilled Indian IT coders in Berlin to reveal the oft-obscured realities of the embodied, raced, and classed nature of cognitive labor. In addition to condu…

  • Encoding Race, Encoding Class

    Encoding Race, Encoding Class
    av Sareeta Amrute

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822361176

    In Encoding Race, Encoding Class Sareeta Amrute explores the work and private lives of highly skilled Indian IT coders in Berlin to reveal the oft-obscured realities of the embodied, raced, and classed nature of cognitive labor. In addition to condu…

  • Meeting the Universe Halfway

    Meeting the Universe Halfway
    av Karen Barad

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822339175

    Meeting the Universe Halfway is an ambitious book with far-reaching implications for numerous fields in the natural sciences, social sciences, and humanities. In this volume, Karen Barad, theoretical physicist and feminist theorist, elaborates her t…

  • Meeting the Universe Halfway

    Meeting the Universe Halfway
    av Karen Barad

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822339014

    Meeting the Universe Halfway is an ambitious book with far-reaching implications for numerous fields in the natural sciences, social sciences, and humanities. In this volume, Karen Barad, theoretical physicist and feminist theorist, elaborates her t…

  • Designs for the Pluriverse

    Designs for the Pluriverse
    av Arturo Escobar

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822371052

    In Designs for the Pluriverse Arturo Escobar presents a new vision of design theory and practice aimed at channeling design's world-making capacity toward ways of being and doing that are deeply attuned to justice and the Earth. Noting that most des…

  • Designs for the Pluriverse

    Designs for the Pluriverse
    av Arturo Escobar

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822370901

    In Designs for the Pluriverse Arturo Escobar presents a new vision of design theory and practice aimed at channeling design's world-making capacity toward ways of being and doing that are deeply attuned to justice and the Earth. Noting that most des…

  • Feminism without Borders

    Feminism without Borders
    av Chandra Talpade Mohanty

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822330219

    Bringing together classic and new writings of the trailblazing feminist theorist Chandra Talpade Mohanty, Feminism without Borders addresses some of the most pressing and complex issues facing contemporary feminism. Forging vital links between daily…

  • Feminism without Borders

    Feminism without Borders
    av Chandra Talpade Mohanty

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822330103

    Bringing together classic and new writings of the trailblazing feminist theorist Chandra Talpade Mohanty, this text addresses some of the most pressing and complex issues facing contemporary feminism.

  • Wild Things

    Wild Things
    av Jack Halberstam

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781478011088

    In Wild Things Jack Halberstam offers an alternative history of sexuality by tracing the ways in which wildness has been associated with queerness and queer bodies throughout the twentieth century. Halberstam theorizes the wild as an unbounded and u…

  • Wild Things

    Wild Things
    av Jack Halberstam

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781478010036

    In Wild Things Jack Halberstam offers an alternative history of sexuality by tracing the ways in which wildness has been associated with queerness and queer bodies throughout the twentieth century. Halberstam theorizes the wild as an unbounded and u…

  • Visual Time

    Visual Time
    av Keith Moxey

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822353690

    Visual Time offers a rare consideration of the idea of time in art history. Non-Western art histories currently have an unprecedented prominence in the discipline. To what extent are their artistic narratives commensurate with those told about Weste…

  • Visual Time

    Visual Time
    av Keith Moxey

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822353546

    Visual Time offers a rare consideration of the idea of time in art history. Non-Western art histories currently have an unprecedented prominence in the discipline. To what extent are their artistic narratives commensurate with those told about Weste…

  • Necropolitics

    Necropolitics
    av Achille Mbembe

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781478006510

    In Necropolitics Achille Mbembe, a leader in the new wave of francophone critical theory, theorizes the genealogy of the contemporary world, a world plagued by ever-increasing inequality, militarization, enmity, and terror as well as by a resurgence…

  • Necropolitics

    Necropolitics
    av Achille Mbembe

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781478005858

    In Necropolitics Achille Mbembe, a leader in the new wave of francophone critical theory, theorizes the genealogy of the contemporary world, a world plagued by ever-increasing inequality, militarization, enmity, and terror as well as by a resurgence…

  • Modern Social Imaginaries

    Modern Social Imaginaries
    av Charles Taylor

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822332930

    One of the most influential philosophers in the English-speaking world, Charles Taylor is internationally renowned for his contributions to political and moral theory, particularly to debates about identity formation, multiculturalism, secularism, a…

  • Modern Social Imaginaries

    Modern Social Imaginaries
    av Charles Taylor

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822332558

    One of the most influential philosophers in the English-speaking world, Charles Taylor is internationally renowned for his contributions to political and moral theory, particularly to debates about identity formation, multiculturalism, secularism, a…

  • Living a Feminist Life

    Living a Feminist Life
    av Sara Ahmed

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822363194

    In Living a Feminist Life Sara Ahmed shows how feminist theory is generated from everyday life and the ordinary experiences of being a feminist at home and at work. Building on legacies of feminist of color scholarship in particular, Ahmed offers a…

  • Living a Feminist Life

    Living a Feminist Life
    av Sara Ahmed

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822363040

    In Living a Feminist Life Sara Ahmed shows how feminist theory is generated from everyday life and the ordinary experiences of being a feminist at home and at work. Building on legacies of feminist of color scholarship in particular, Ahmed offers a…

  • The Problem with Work

    The Problem with Work
    av Kathi Weeks

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822351122

    In The Problem with Work, Kathi Weeks boldly challenges the presupposition that work, or waged labor, is inherently a social and political good. While progressive political movements, including the Marxist and feminist movements, have fought for equ…

  • The Problem with Work

    The Problem with Work
    av Kathi Weeks

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822350965

    In The Problem with Work, Kathi Weeks boldly challenges the presupposition that work, or waged labor, is inherently a social and political good. While progressive political movements, including the Marxist and feminist movements, have fought for equ…

  • The Queer Art of Failure

    The Queer Art of Failure
    av Judith Halberstam

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822350453

    The Queer Art of Failure is about finding alternatives-to conventional understandings of success in a heteronormative, capitalist society; to academic disciplines that confirm what is already known according to approved methods of knowing; and to cu…

  • The Queer Art of Failure

    The Queer Art of Failure
    av Judith Halberstam

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822350286

    The Queer Art of Failure is about finding alternatives-to conventional understandings of success in a heteronormative, capitalist society; to academic disciplines that confirm what is already known according to approved methods of knowing; and to cu…

  • Savage Ecology

    Savage Ecology
    av Jairus Victor Grove

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781478004844

    Jairus Victor Grove contends that we live in a world made by war. In Savage Ecology he offers an ecological theory of geopolitics that argues that contemporary global crises are better understood when considered within the larger history of internat…

  • Savage Ecology

    Savage Ecology
    av Jairus Victor Grove

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781478004219

    Jairus Victor Grove contends that we live in a world made by war. In Savage Ecology he offers an ecological theory of geopolitics that argues that contemporary global crises are better understood when considered within the larger history of internat…

  • Johannesburg

    Johannesburg
    av Sarah Nuttall

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822342847

    This issue of Public Culture attempts to overturn perceptions that frame Africa as an object apart from the rest of the world. By placing the city of Johannesburg-the preeminent metropolis of the African continent and a city facing a complicated leg…

  • Johannesburg

    Johannesburg
    av Sarah Nuttall

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822342625

    This issue of Public Culture attempts to overturn perceptions that frame Africa as an object apart from the rest of the world. By placing the city of Johannesburg-the preeminent metropolis of the African continent and a city facing a complicated leg…

  • Johannesburg

    Johannesburg

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822366102

    Johannesburg: The Elusive Metropolis is a pioneering effort to insert South Africa's largest city into urban theory, on its own terms. Johannesburg is Africa's premier metropolis. Yet theories of urbanization have cast it as an emblem of irresolvabl…

  • Authoring Autism

    Authoring Autism
    av Melanie Yergeau

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822370208

    In Authoring Autism Melanie Yergeau defines neurodivergence as an identity-neuroqueerness-rather than an impairment. Using a queer theory framework, Yergeau notes the stereotypes that deny autistic people their humanity and the chance to define them…

  • Authoring Autism

    Authoring Autism
    av Melanie Yergeau

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822370116

    In Authoring Autism Melanie Yergeau defines neurodivergence as an identity-neuroqueerness-rather than an impairment. Using a queer theory framework, Yergeau notes the stereotypes that deny autistic people their humanity and the chance to define them…

  • Rendering Life Molecular

    Rendering Life Molecular
    av Natasha Myers

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822358787

    What are living bodies made of? Protein modelers tell us that our cells are composed of millions of proteins, intricately folded molecular structures on the scale of nanoparticles. Proteins twist and wriggle as they carry out the activities that kee…

  • Rendering Life Molecular

    Rendering Life Molecular
    av Natasha Myers

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822358664

    What are living bodies made of? Protein modelers tell us that our cells are composed of millions of proteins, intricately folded molecular structures on the scale of nanoparticles. Proteins twist and wriggle as they carry out the activities that kee…

  • Postmodernism, or, The Cultural Logic of Late Capitalism

    Postmodernism, or, The Cultural Logic of Late Capitalism
    av Fredric Jameson

    Häftad - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822310907

    Now in paperback, Fredric Jameson's most wide-ranging work seeks to crystalize a definition of "postmodernism". Jameson's inquiry looks at the postmodern across a wide landscape, from "high" art to "low" from market ideology to architecture, from pa…

  • Vibrant Matter

    Vibrant Matter
    av Jane Bennett

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822346333

    In Vibrant Matter the political theorist Jane Bennett, renowned for her work on nature, ethics, and affect, shifts her focus from the human experience of things to things themselves. Bennett argues that political theory needs to do a better job of r…

  • Vibrant Matter

    Vibrant Matter
    av Jane Bennett

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822346197

    In Vibrant Matter the political theorist Jane Bennett, renowned for her work on nature, ethics, and affect, shifts her focus from the human experience of things to things themselves. Bennett argues that political theory needs to do a better job of r…

  • Normal Life

    Normal Life
    av Dean Spade

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822360407

    Revised and Expanded Edition Wait-what's wrong with rights? It is usually assumed that trans and gender nonconforming people should follow the civil rights and "equality" strategies of lesbian and gay rights organizations by agitating for legal refo…

  • Normal Life

    Normal Life
    av Dean Spade

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822359890

    Revised and Expanded Edition Wait-what's wrong with rights? It is usually assumed that trans and gender nonconforming people should follow the civil rights and "equality" strategies of lesbian and gay rights organizations by agitating for legal refo…

  • On Decoloniality

    On Decoloniality
    av Walter D. Mignolo

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822371090

    In On Decoloniality Walter D. Mignolo and Catherine E. Walsh explore the hidden forces of the colonial matrix of power, its origination, transformation, and current presence, while asking the crucial questions of decoloniality's how, what, why, with…

  • On Decoloniality

    On Decoloniality
    av Walter D. Mignolo

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822370949

    In On Decoloniality Walter D. Mignolo and Catherine E. Walsh explore the hidden forces of the colonial matrix of power, its origination, transformation, and current presence, while asking the crucial questions of decoloniality's how, what, why, with…

  • Touching Feeling

    Touching Feeling
    av Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822330158

    A pioneer in queer theory and literary studies, Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick brings together for the first time in Touching Feeling her most powerful explorations of emotion and expression. In essays that show how her groundbreaking work in queer theory ha…

  • Touching Feeling

    Touching Feeling
    av Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822330288

    A pioneer in queer theory and literary studies, Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick brings together for the first time in Touching Feeling her most powerful explorations of emotion and expression. In essays that show how her groundbreaking work in queer theory ha…

  • Wild Blue Media

    Wild Blue Media
    av Melody Jue

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781478006978

    In Wild Blue Media, Melody Jue destabilizes terrestrial-based ways of knowing and reorients our perception of the world by considering the ocean itself as a media environment-a place where the weight and opacity of seawater transforms how informatio…

  • Wild Blue Media

    Wild Blue Media
    av Melody Jue

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781478006121

    In Wild Blue Media, Melody Jue destabilizes terrestrial-based ways of knowing and reorients our perception of the world by considering the ocean itself as a media environment-a place where the weight and opacity of seawater transforms how informatio…

  • !Presente!

    !Presente!
    av Diana Taylor

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781478009443

    In !Presente! Diana Taylor asks what it means to be physically and politically present in situations where it seems that nothing can be done. As much an act, a word, an attitude, a theoretical intervention, and a performance pedagogy, Taylor maps !p…

  • !Presente!

    !Presente!
    av Diana Taylor

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781478008552

    In !Presente! Diana Taylor asks what it means to be physically and politically present in situations where it seems that nothing can be done. As much an act, a word, an attitude, a theoretical intervention, and a performance pedagogy, Taylor maps !p…

  • Performance

    Performance
    av Diana Taylor

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822359975

    "Performance" has multiple and often overlapping meanings that signify a wide variety of social behaviors. In this invitation to reflect on the power of performance, Diana Taylor explores many of its uses and iterations: artistic, economic, sexual,…

  • Performance

    Performance
    av Diana Taylor

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822359548

    "Performance" has multiple and often overlapping meanings that signify a wide variety of social behaviors. In this invitation to reflect on the power of performance, Diana Taylor explores many of its uses and iterations: artistic, economic, sexual,…

  • The Archive and the Repertoire

    The Archive and the Repertoire
    av Diana Taylor

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822331230

    In The Archive and the Repertoire preeminent performance studies scholar Diana Taylor provides a new understanding of the vital role of performance in the Americas. From plays to official events to grassroots protests, performance, she argues, must…

  • The Archive and the Repertoire

    The Archive and the Repertoire
    av Diana Taylor

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822331360

    In The Archive and the Repertoire preeminent performance studies scholar Diana Taylor provides a new understanding of the vital role of performance in the Americas. From plays to official events to grassroots protests, performance, she argues, must…

  • On Being Included

    On Being Included
    av Sara Ahmed

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822352365

    What does diversity do? What are we doing when we use the language of diversity? Sara Ahmed offers an account of the diversity world based on interviews with diversity practitioners in higher education, as well as her own experience of doing diversi…

  • On Being Included

    On Being Included
    av Sara Ahmed

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822352211

    What does diversity do? What are we doing when we use the language of diversity? Sara Ahmed offers an account of the diversity world based on interviews with diversity practitioners in higher education, as well as her own experience of doing diversi…

  • The Hundreds

    The Hundreds
    av Lauren Berlant

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781478002888

    In The Hundreds Lauren Berlant and Kathleen Stewart speculate on writing, affect, politics, and attention to processes of world-making. The experiment of the one hundred word constraint-each piece is one hundred or multiples of one hundred words lon…

  • The Hundreds

    The Hundreds
    av Lauren Berlant

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781478001836

    In The Hundreds Lauren Berlant and Kathleen Stewart speculate on writing, affect, politics, and attention to processes of world-making. The experiment of the one hundred word constraint-each piece is one hundred or multiples of one hundred words lon…

  • Designing Culture

    Designing Culture
    av Anne Balsamo

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822344452

    The renowned cultural theorist and media designer Anne Balsamo maintains that technology and culture are inseparable; those who engage in technological innovation are designing the cultures of the future. Designing Culture is a call for taking cultu…

  • Designing Culture

    Designing Culture
    av Anne Balsamo

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822344339

    The renowned cultural theorist and media designer Anne Balsamo maintains that technology and culture are inseparable; those who engage in technological innovation are designing the cultures of the future. Designing Culture is a call for taking cultu…

  • What's the Use?

    What's the Use?
    av Sara Ahmed

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781478006503

    In What's the Use? Sara Ahmed continues the work she began in The Promise of Happiness and Willful Subjects by taking up a single word-in this case, use-and following it around. She shows how use became associated with life and strength in nineteent…

  • What's the Use?

    What's the Use?
    av Sara Ahmed

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781478005841

    In What's the Use? Sara Ahmed continues the work she began in The Promise of Happiness and Willful Subjects by taking up a single word-in this case, use-and following it around. She shows how use became associated with life and strength in nineteent…

  • Critique and Postcritique

    Critique and Postcritique

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822363767

    Now that literary critique's intellectual and political pay-off is no longer quite so self-evident, critics are vigorously debating the functions and futures of critique. The contributors to Critique and Postcritique join this conversation, evaluati…

  • Critique and Postcritique

    Critique and Postcritique

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822363613

    Now that literary critique's intellectual and political pay-off is no longer quite so self-evident, critics are vigorously debating the functions and futures of critique. The contributors to Critique and Postcritique join this conversation, evaluati…

  • The Promise of Happiness

    The Promise of Happiness
    av Sara Ahmed

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822347255

    The Promise of Happiness is a provocative cultural critique of the imperative to be happy. It asks what follows when we make our desires and even our own happiness conditional on the happiness of others: "I just want you to be happy"; "I'm happy if…

  • The Promise of Happiness

    The Promise of Happiness
    av Sara Ahmed

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822346661

    The Promise of Happiness is a provocative cultural critique of the imperative to be happy. It asks what follows when we make our desires and even our own happiness conditional on the happiness of others: "I just want you to be happy"; "I'm happy if…

  • Porkopolis

    Porkopolis
    av Alex Blanchette

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781478008408

    In the 1990s a small midwestern American town approved the construction of a massive pork complex, where almost 7 million hogs are birthed, raised, and killed every year. In Porkopolis Alex Blanchette explores how this rural community has been reorg…

  • Porkopolis

    Porkopolis
    av Alex Blanchette

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781478007890

    In the 1990s a small midwestern American town approved the construction of a massive pork complex, where almost 7 million hogs are birthed, raised, and killed every year. In Porkopolis Alex Blanchette explores how this rural community has been reorg…

  • Intersectionality as Critical Social Theory

    Intersectionality as Critical Social Theory
    av Patricia Hill Collins

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781478006466

    In Intersectionality as Critical Social Theory Patricia Hill Collins offers a set of analytical tools for those wishing to develop intersectionality's capability to theorize social inequality in ways that would facilitate social change. While inters…

  • Intersectionality as Critical Social Theory

    Intersectionality as Critical Social Theory
    av Patricia Hill Collins

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781478005421

    In Intersectionality as Critical Social Theory Patricia Hill Collins offers a set of analytical tools for those wishing to develop intersectionality's capability to theorize social inequality in ways that would facilitate social change. While inters…

  • Pipe Politics, Contested Waters

    Pipe Politics, Contested Waters
    av Lisa Bjorkman

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822359692

    Winner, 2014 Joseph W. Elder Prize in the Indian Social Sciences Despite Mumbai's position as India's financial, economic, and cultural capital, water is chronically unavailable for rich and poor alike. Mumbai's dry taps are puzzling, given that the…

  • Pipe Politics, Contested Waters

    Pipe Politics, Contested Waters
    av Lisa Bjorkman

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822359500

    Winner, 2014 Joseph W. Elder Prize in the Indian Social Sciences Despite Mumbai's position as India's financial, economic, and cultural capital, water is chronically unavailable for rich and poor alike. Mumbai's dry taps are puzzling, given that the…

  • Hidden Histories of Gender and the State in Latin America

    Hidden Histories of Gender and the State in Latin America

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822324690

    This collection examines the mutually influential interactions of gender and the state in Latin America from the late colonial period to the end of the twentieth century. Locating watershed moments in the processes of gender construction by the orga…

  • Hidden Histories of Gender and the State in Latin America

    Hidden Histories of Gender and the State in Latin America

    Inbunden - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822324348

    This collection examines the mutually influential interactions of gender and the state in Latin America from the late colonial period to the end of the twentieth century. Locating watershed moments in the processes of gender construction by the orga…

  • Cruel Optimism

    Cruel Optimism
    av Lauren Berlant

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822351115

    A relation of cruel optimism exists when something you desire is actually an obstacle to your flourishing. Offering bold new ways of conceiving the present, Lauren Berlant describes the cruel optimism that has prevailed since the 1980s, as the socia…

  • Cruel Optimism

    Cruel Optimism
    av Lauren Berlant

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822350972

    A relation of cruel optimism exists when something you desire is actually an obstacle to your flourishing. Offering bold new ways of conceiving the present, Lauren Berlant describes the cruel optimism that has prevailed since the 1980s, as the socia…

  • Critique of Black Reason

    Critique of Black Reason
    av Achille Mbembe

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822363439

    In Critique of Black Reason eminent critic Achille Mbembe offers a capacious genealogy of the category of Blackness-from the Atlantic slave trade to the present-to critically reevaluate history, racism, and the future of humanity. Mbembe teases out…

  • Critique of Black Reason

    Critique of Black Reason
    av Achille Mbembe

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822363323

    In Critique of Black Reason eminent critic Achille Mbembe offers a capacious genealogy of the category of Blackness-from the Atlantic slave trade to the present-to critically reevaluate history, racism, and the future of humanity. Mbembe teases out…

  • The Body Multiple

    The Body Multiple
    av Annemarie Mol

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822329176

    "The Body Multiple" is an ethnography of an ordinary disease. Drawing on fieldwork in a Dutch university hospital, Annemarie Mol looks at the day-to-day diagnosis and treatment of atherosclerosis.

  • The Body Multiple

    The Body Multiple
    av Annemarie Mol

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822329022

    The Body Multiple is an extraordinary ethnography of an ordinary disease. Drawing on fieldwork in a Dutch university hospital, Annemarie Mol looks at the day-to-day diagnosis and treatment of atherosclerosis. A patient information leaflet might desc…

  • From Silver to Cocaine

    From Silver to Cocaine

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822337669

    Demonstrating that globalization is a centuries-old phenomenon, From Silver to Cocaine examines the commodity chains that have connected producers in Latin America with consumers around the world for five hundred years. In clear, accessible essays,…

  • From Silver to Cocaine

    From Silver to Cocaine

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822337539

    Demonstrating that globalization is a centuries-old phenomenon, From Silver to Cocaine examines the commodity chains that have connected producers in Latin America with consumers around the world for five hundred years. In clear, accessible essays,…

  • Living with Bad Surroundings

    Living with Bad Surroundings
    av Sverker Finnstroem

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822341918

    Since 1986, the Acholi people of northern Uganda have lived in the crossfire of a violent civil war, with the Lord's Resistance Army and other groups fighting the Ugandan government. Acholi have been murdered, maimed, and driven into displacement. T…

  • Living with Bad Surroundings

    Living with Bad Surroundings
    av Sverker Finnstroem

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822341741

    Since 1986, the Acholi people of northern Uganda have lived in the crossfire of a violent civil war, with the Lord's Resistance Army and other groups fighting the Ugandan government. Acholi have been murdered, maimed, and driven into displacement. T…

  • Time Binds

    Time Binds
    av Elizabeth Freeman

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822348047

    Time Binds is a powerful argument that temporal and sexual dissonance are intertwined, and that the writing of history can be both embodied and erotic. Challenging queer theory's recent emphasis on loss and trauma, Elizabeth Freeman foregrounds bodi…

  • Time Binds

    Time Binds
    av Elizabeth Freeman

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822347903

    Time Binds is a powerful argument that temporal and sexual dissonance are intertwined, and that the writing of history can be both embodied and erotic. Challenging queer theory's recent emphasis on loss and trauma, Elizabeth Freeman foregrounds bodi…

  • Revisiting Women's Cinema

    Revisiting Women's Cinema
    av Lingzhen Wang

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781478010807

    In Revisiting Women's Cinema, Lingzhen Wang ponders the roots of contemporary feminist stagnation and the limits of both commercial mainstream and elite minor cultures by turning to socialist women filmmakers in modern China. She foregrounds their s…

  • Revisiting Women's Cinema

    Revisiting Women's Cinema
    av Lingzhen Wang

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781478009757

    In Revisiting Women's Cinema, Lingzhen Wang ponders the roots of contemporary feminist stagnation and the limits of both commercial mainstream and elite minor cultures by turning to socialist women filmmakers in modern China. She foregrounds their s…

  • The Witch's Flight

    The Witch's Flight
    av Kara Keeling

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822340256

    Kara Keeling contends that cinema and cinematic processes had a profound significance for twentieth-century anticapitalist Black Liberation movements based in the United States. Drawing on Gilles Deleuze's notion of "the cinematic"-not just as a phe…

  • The Witch's Flight

    The Witch's Flight
    av Kara Keeling

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822340133

    Kara Keeling contends that cinema and cinematic processes had a profound significance for twentieth-century anticapitalist Black Liberation movements based in the United States. Drawing on Gilles Deleuze's notion of "the cinematic"-not just as a phe…

  • Sylvia Wynter

    Sylvia Wynter

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822358343

    The Jamaican writer and cultural theorist Sylvia Wynter is best known for her diverse writings that pull together insights from theories in history, literature, science, and black studies, to explore race, the legacy of colonialism, and representati…

  • Sylvia Wynter

    Sylvia Wynter

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822358206

    The Jamaican writer and cultural theorist Sylvia Wynter is best known for her diverse writings that pull together insights from theories in history, literature, science, and black studies, to explore race, the legacy of colonialism, and representati…

  • The Minor Gesture

    The Minor Gesture
    av Erin Manning

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822361213

    In this wide-ranging and probing book Erin Manning extends her previous inquiries into the politics of movement to the concept of the minor gesture. The minor gesture, although it may pass almost unperceived, transforms the field of relations. More…

  • The Minor Gesture

    The Minor Gesture
    av Erin Manning

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822361039

    In this wide-ranging and probing book Erin Manning extends her previous inquiries into the politics of movement to the concept of the minor gesture. The minor gesture, although it may pass almost unperceived, transforms the field of relations. More…

  • Economies of Abandonment

    Economies of Abandonment
    av Elizabeth A. Povinelli

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822350842

    In Economies of Abandonment, Elizabeth A. Povinelli explores how late liberal imaginaries of tense, eventfulness, and ethical substance make the global distribution of life and death, hope and harm, and endurance and exhaustion not merely sensible b…

  • Economies of Abandonment

    Economies of Abandonment
    av Elizabeth A. Povinelli

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822350668

    In Economies of Abandonment, Elizabeth A. Povinelli explores how late liberal imaginaries of tense, eventfulness, and ethical substance make the global distribution of life and death, hope and harm, and endurance and exhaustion not merely sensible b…

  • Ready-to-Wear and Ready-to-Work

    Ready-to-Wear and Ready-to-Work
    av Nancy L. Green

    Häftad - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822318743

    Nancy L. Green offers a critical and lively look at New York's Seventh Avenue and the Parisian Sentier in this first comparative study of the two historical centers of the women's garment industry. Torn between mass production and "art," this indust…

  • Ready-to-Wear and Ready-to-Work

    Ready-to-Wear and Ready-to-Work
    av Nancy L. Green

    Inbunden - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822318842

    Nancy L. Green offers a critical and lively look at New York's Seventh Avenue and the Parisian Sentier in this first comparative study of the two historical centers of the women's garment industry. Torn between mass production and "art," this indust…

  • Fear of Small Numbers

    Fear of Small Numbers
    av Arjun Appadurai

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822338635

    Providing a conceptually innovative framework for understanding sources of global violence, this work describes how the nation-state has grown ambivalent about minorities at the same time that minorities, because of global communication technologies…

  • Fear of Small Numbers

    Fear of Small Numbers
    av Arjun Appadurai

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780822338345

    The period since 1989 has been marked by the global endorsement of open markets, the free flow of finance capital and liberal ideas of constitutional rule, and the active expansion of human rights. Why, then, in this era of intense globalization, ha…

  • Spaceship in the Desert

    Spaceship in the Desert
    av Goekce Gunel

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781478000914

    In 2006 Abu Dhabi launched an ambitious project to construct the world's first zero-carbon city: Masdar City. In Spaceship in the Desert Goekce Gunel examines the development and construction of Masdar City's renewable energy and clean technology in…

  • Spaceship in the Desert

    Spaceship in the Desert
    av Goekce Gunel

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781478000723

    In 2006 Abu Dhabi launched an ambitious project to construct the world's first zero-carbon city: Masdar City. In Spaceship in the Desert Goekce Gunel examines the development and construction of Masdar City's renewable energy and clean technology in…