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Queer in the Time of Terror

Rahul Rao

in Third World Protest: Between Home and the World

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2010
ISBN:
9780199560370
eISBN:
9780191721694
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199560370.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory, International Relations and Politics

Third World queer activists are increasingly caught between two discourses that challenge their self‐assertion: first, an occasionally orientalist cosmopolitan discourse of ‘LGBT rights’ that regards ... More


Queer International Relations

Cynthia Weber

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780199795857
eISBN:
9780190462055
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199795857.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Comparative Politics

How are sovereignty and sexuality entangled in contemporary international politics? What understandings of sovereignty and sexuality inform contemporary theories and foreign policies on development, ... More


Capitalism's Sexual History

Nicola J. Smith

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780197530276
eISBN:
9780197530306
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197530276.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Political Economy

What is the relationship between capitalism and sexuality, and why are they so often assumed to be antithetical? The book interrogates these questions by bringing together insights from two fields ... More


Revisiting Gendered States: Feminist Imaginings of the State in International Relations

Swati Parashar, J. Ann Tickner, and Jacqui True (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
March 2018
ISBN:
9780190644031
eISBN:
9780190644079
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190644031.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Political Economy

State sovereignty and autonomy in the twenty-first century are both under challenge and continually reasserted in diverse ways through gender, sexuality, and race-making. This paradox makes it ... More


Out of Time: The Queer Politics of Postcoloniality

Rahul Rao

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
April 2020
ISBN:
9780190865511
eISBN:
9780190865559
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190865511.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Political Theory

Between 2009 and 2014, an anti-homosexuality law circulating in the Ugandan parliament attracted global attention for the draconian nature of its provisions and for the involvement of US anti-gay ... More


Conclusion

Nicola J. Smith

in Capitalism's Sexual History

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780197530276
eISBN:
9780197530306
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197530276.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Political Economy

This chapter draws together the core themes discussed throughout the book, and points to avenues for future research along with potential ways forward for activism and policy. The author considers ... More


Sovereignty, Sexuality, and the Will to Knowledge

Cynthia Weber

in Queer International Relations

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780199795857
eISBN:
9780190462055
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199795857.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Comparative Politics

This chapter suggests that the discipline of international relations and the field of transnational/global queer studies suffer from mutual neglect. The effect of this mutual neglect is that ... More


Sovereignty, Sexuality, and the ‘End of Man’

Cynthia Weber

in Queer International Relations

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780199795857
eISBN:
9780190462055
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199795857.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Comparative Politics

Chapter 7 concludes by considering the limits of the will to knowledge about ‘homosexuality’ and the ‘homosexual’ in the dual registers of sexuality and sovereignty through Foucault’s provocations ... More


Introduction

Nicola J. Smith

in Capitalism's Sexual History

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780197530276
eISBN:
9780197530306
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197530276.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Political Economy

This chapter sets out the context and rationale for the book, arguing that the study of capitalism needs to engage more closely with the study of sexuality, and vice versa. In order to advance this ... More


Queer Political Economy

Nicola J. Smith

in Capitalism’s Sexual History

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780197530276
eISBN:
9780197530306
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197530276.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Political Economy

This chapter outlines the scholarly debate and theoretical architecture that underpin the rest of the book. In recent years, queer theory has come under fire for being outdated, even redundant, on ... More


Deviant Heterosexuality in Austere Times

Nicola J. Smith

in Capitalism's Sexual History

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780197530276
eISBN:
9780197530306
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197530276.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Political Economy

This chapter explores how sex work is constructed as a mode of deviant heterosexuality in the twenty-first century. It contends that ongoing moral panics over commercial sex do important political ... More


Introduction: The queer politics of postcoloniality

Rahul Rao

in Out of Time: The Queer Politics of Postcoloniality

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
April 2020
ISBN:
9780190865511
eISBN:
9780190865559
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190865511.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Political Theory

The chapter identifies the book’s central question: how does time matter in the queer postcolony? More specifically, how do the afterlives of British colonialism in Uganda, India, and Britain shape ... More


The Deadly Life of Logistics: Mapping Violence in Global Trade

Deborah Cowen

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816680870
eISBN:
9781452949024
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816680870.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This book investigates the world of logistics, tracing its movement over the last 60 years from the battlefield to the boardroom, and back again. With a focus on chokepoints - national borders, zones ... More


Introduction The Citizenship of Stuff in the Global Social Factory

Deborah Cowen

in The Deadly Life of Logistics: Mapping Violence in Global Trade

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816680870
eISBN:
9781452949024
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816680870.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The introduction provides an overview of the text. This book offers a genealogical investigation of the modern art and science of logistics. It is centrally concerned with two major and related ... More


The Revolution in Logistics: “America’s Last Dark Continent”

Deborah Cowen

in The Deadly Life of Logistics: Mapping Violence in Global Trade

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816680870
eISBN:
9781452949024
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816680870.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Chapter 1 traces the long life and mobile meaning of logistics. It outlines the military history of logistics before turning to the ‘revolution in logistics’ of the 1960s, the birth of a corporate ... More


From National Borders to Global Seams: The Rise of Supply Chain Security

Deborah Cowen

in The Deadly Life of Logistics: Mapping Violence in Global Trade

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816680870
eISBN:
9781452949024
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816680870.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Chapter 2 traces the birth of ‘supply chain security’ and examines the problem of disruption as part of the assemblage of the infrastructures, technologies, institutions, labour forces, and ... More


The Labor of Logistics: Just-in-Time Jobs

Deborah Cowen

in The Deadly Life of Logistics: Mapping Violence in Global Trade

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816680870
eISBN:
9781452949024
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816680870.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Chapter 3 looks at the labor of logistics and situates recent initiatives to secure workers in a much longer tradition of managing the bodies and movements of productive labor.


The Geo-Economics of Piracy: The “Somali Pirate” and the Remaking of International Law

Deborah Cowen

in The Deadly Life of Logistics: Mapping Violence in Global Trade

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816680870
eISBN:
9781452949024
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816680870.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Chapter 4 investigates the crisis of Somali piracy as a problem of supply chain security. Firmly within the global social factory, the crucial shipping corridor of the Gulf of Aden has become a ... More


Logistics Cities The “Urban Heart” of Empire

Deborah Cowen

in The Deadly Life of Logistics: Mapping Violence in Global Trade

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816680870
eISBN:
9781452949024
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816680870.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Chapter 5 explores the urban revolution in logistics. It considers the rise of the ‘logistics city’ - a hybrid form that combines the exceptional spaces of the military base and the corporate export ... More


Conclusion Rough Trade?: Sex, Death, and the Queer Nature of Circulation

Deborah Cowen

in The Deadly Life of Logistics: Mapping Violence in Global Trade

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816680870
eISBN:
9781452949024
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816680870.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The conclusion looks to the corporate media campaigns and the branding of logistics as alternately lovable and lethal in human and more-than-human worlds. It visions of violence and desire in the ... More


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