The promise of infrastructure / Nikhil Anand, Akhil Gupta, and Hannah Appel, editors.

Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
  • Durham : Duke University Press, 2018.
  • ©2018
Description
vi, 256 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm

Details

Subject(s)
Editor
Series
  • School for Advanced Research advanced seminar series. [More in this series]
  • SAR Advanced Seminar Titles
Notes
"A School for Advanced Research Advanced Seminar."
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
Infrastructural time / Hannah Appel -- The future in ruins : thoughts on the temporality of infrastructure / Akhil Gupta -- Infrastructures in and out of time : the promise of roads in contemporary Peru / Penny Harvey -- The current never stops : intimacies of energy infrastructure in Vietnam / Christina Schwenkel -- Infrastructure, apartheid technopolitics, and temporalities of "transition" / Antina von Schnitzler -- A public matter : water, hydraulics, biopolitics / Nikhil Anand -- Promising forms : the political aesthetics of infrastructure / Brian Larkin -- Sustainable knowledge infrastructures / Geoffrey C. Bowker -- Infrastructure, potential energy, revolution / Dominic Boyer.
ISBN
  • 9781478000037 (hardcover ; : alkaline paper)
  • 1478000031 (hardcover ; : alkaline paper)
  • 9781478000181 (paperback ; : alkaline paper)
  • 147800018X (paperback ; : alkaline paper)
LCCN
2017058620
OCLC
1016006500
RCP
C - S