Duress : imperial durabilities in our times / Ann Laura Stoler.

Author
Stoler, Ann Laura [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
  • Durham : Duke University Press, 2016.
  • ©2016
Description
1 online resource (xii, 436 pages) : illustrations

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Summary note
In Duress Ann Laura Stoler traces how imperial formations and colonialism's presence shape current inequities around the globe by examining Israel's colonial practices, the United State's imperial practices, the recent rise of the French right wing, and affect's importance to governance.
Notes
"A John Hope Franklin Center Book."
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Source of description
Print version record.
Contents
  • Critical incisions : on concept work and colonial recursions
  • Raw cuts : Palestine, Israel, and (post) colonial studies
  • A deadly embrace : of colony and camp
  • Colonial aphasia : disabled histories and race in France
  • On degrees of imperial sovereignty
  • Reason aside : enlightenment precepts and empire's security regimes
  • Racial regimes of truth
  • Racist visions and the common sense of France's "extreme" right
  • Bodily exposures : beyond sex?
  • Imperial debris and ruination.
ISBN
  • 9780822373612 ((electronic bk.))
  • 0822373610 ((electronic bk.))
OCLC
958396117
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