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Parliaments and Representation

R. A. W. Rhodes, John Wanna, and Patrick Weller

in Comparing Westminster

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780199563494
eISBN:
9780191722721
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199563494.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, UK Politics

This chapter explores the dilemmas facing parliaments, especially their relations with the executive, and the changing patterns of representation. It focuses on five topics: the limits to ... More


The Modernization of Theatre Nuclear Forces

CHRISTOPH BLUTH

in Britain, Germany, and Western Nuclear Strategy

Published in print:
1995
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198280040
eISBN:
9780191684340
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198280040.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter discusses the development of the Theatre Nuclear Forces (TNF). In the early years of TNF, their efforts to formulate political guidelines were unsuccessful. Developments in American ... More


Britain, Germany, and Western Nuclear Strategy

Christoph Bluth

Published in print:
1995
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198280040
eISBN:
9780191684340
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198280040.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This book provides a comprehensive account of post war British and German policies towards nuclear weapons and how these interacted in the context of alliance strategy. The book gives a detailed ... More


When the Lights Go Down in Cairo: Cinema as Global Crossroads and Space of Playful Resistance

Walter Armbrust

in Cairo Cosmopolitan: Politics, Culture, and Urban Space in the New Globalized Middle East

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789774162893
eISBN:
9781617970269
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
American University in Cairo Press
DOI:
10.5743/cairo/9789774162893.003.0016
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Filmgoing in downtown Cairo had long taken place in the gap between official hopes for cinema as a vehicle for socially edifying purposes, and the unpredictable reality of audiences in movie ... More


Rewriting the Victim: Dramatization as Research in Thailand's Anti-Trafficking Movement

Erin M. Kamler

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2019
ISBN:
9780190840099
eISBN:
9780190840129
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190840099.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This book unites feminist international research with the writing, composing, and production of a musical designed to critique the discourse about the trafficking of women in Thailand. Through ... More


Plotting Rights: The Power of Performance

Alison Brysk

in Speaking Rights to Power: Constructing Political Will

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199982660
eISBN:
9780199362523
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199982660.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Comparative Politics

The plot of a narrative claim for human rights is delivered by a political performance. This chapter explores performance genres of testimonial, political theatre, protest allegories, and parody. It ... More


The Ceremony is about to Begin: Performance and 1968

Martin Halliwell

in Reframing 1968: American Politics, Protest and Identity

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780748698936
eISBN:
9781474445160
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748698936.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

Cultural visibility was one of its most effective mechanisms of protest in the late 1960s via posters, slogans, songs and images that gave collective purpose to ideas and campaigns. This chapter ... More


Staging The Empire of Light

David Leheny

in Empire of Hope: The Sentimental Politics of Japanese Decline

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781501729072
eISBN:
9781501729089
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501729072.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Asian Politics

In 2009, the Tokyo-based theater group Caramel Box staged an adaptation of a science-fiction story by the popular author Onda Riku as one of its annual summer performances. This chapter traces the ... More


‘Holes in the ground’: theatre as critic and conscience of Celtic Tiger Ireland

Vic Merriman

in From prosperity to austerity: A socio-cultural critique of the Celtic Tiger and its aftermath

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780719091674
eISBN:
9781781707197
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719091674.003.0014
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

This chapter reviews selected examples of Irish theatre's critical engagement with the building industry, banking and media which underpinned Celtic Tiger Ireland. Plays considered include Paraic ... More


Framing and evaluating anti-terrorism policy

Lee Jarvis and Michael Lister

in Anti-terrorism, citizenship and security

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780719091599
eISBN:
9781781708316
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719091599.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, Conflict Politics and Policy

This chapter explores the different ways in which citizens evaluate anti-terrorism policy. Sources of hostility toward these powers include: concerns that they contribute to wider climates of fear; ... More


Tours of Duty, Tours of Pleasure: Battlefield Journeys and the Rise of Militourism, 1914–45

Debbie Lisle

in Holidays in the Danger Zone: Entanglements of War and Tourism

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780816698554
eISBN:
9781452955278
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816698554.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, Conflict Politics and Policy

Tourist practices to the Somme in the immediate aftermath of the Great War are politically significant because they mobilized contradictory experiences of commemoration, grief, reverence, leisure, ... More


Introduction

Erin M. Kamler

in Rewriting the Victim: Dramatization as Research in Thailand's Anti-Trafficking Movement

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2019
ISBN:
9780190840099
eISBN:
9780190840129
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190840099.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The book opens with a discussion about the medium of theater, and the social justice concerns that playwrights, composers, actors and other artists have long searched for ways to address. I then turn ... More


Theorizing Dramatization as Research

Erin M. Kamler

in Rewriting the Victim: Dramatization as Research in Thailand's Anti-Trafficking Movement

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2019
ISBN:
9780190840099
eISBN:
9780190840129
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190840099.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter explores the range of scholarly and practical approaches that situate Dramatization as Research (DAR) at the nexus of intersecting fields within the social sciences and the arts. I first ... More


Building the Characters

Erin M. Kamler

in Rewriting the Victim: Dramatization as Research in Thailand's Anti-Trafficking Movement

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2019
ISBN:
9780190840099
eISBN:
9780190840129
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190840099.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter introduces Phase Two of the DAR praxis: The “creative” phase. Here, I discuss the development of the musical’s characters, exploring the way the visceral, embodied, emotive aspects of ... More


Finding the Story

Erin M. Kamler

in Rewriting the Victim: Dramatization as Research in Thailand's Anti-Trafficking Movement

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2019
ISBN:
9780190840099
eISBN:
9780190840129
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190840099.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter focuses on the creation of the story of “Land of Smiles”—a story designed to push back against the dominant trafficking narrative driving the U.S. Abolitionist Project. I illustrate the ... More


Embodiment

Erin M. Kamler

in Rewriting the Victim: Dramatization as Research in Thailand's Anti-Trafficking Movement

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2019
ISBN:
9780190840099
eISBN:
9780190840129
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190840099.003.0009
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter addresses the subject of embodiment—the aspect of the dramatic process in which actors breathe life into the characters they inhabit. I discuss how, through this breathing and this ... More


NATO Modernization Plans, SDI, and the End of the Cold War

John Baylis and Kristan Stoddart

in The British Nuclear Experience: The Roles of Beliefs, Culture and Identity

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780198702023
eISBN:
9780191771682
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198702023.003.0010
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Chapter 9 deals with the parallel developments relating to the modernization of theatre and short range nuclear missiles, together with British views regarding American ideas about a Strategic ... More


Articulating NGO Narratives

Erin M. Kamler

in Rewriting the Victim: Dramatization as Research in Thailand's Anti-Trafficking Movement

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2019
ISBN:
9780190840099
eISBN:
9780190840129
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190840099.003.0010
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter introduces Phase Three of the DAR praxis: The “articulation” phase. Here, I look at the narratives of the NGO employees who attended performances of “Land of Smiles” and show how their ... More


Restorative Justice and Reconciliation: NGO Subjectivities

Erin M. Kamler

in Rewriting the Victim: Dramatization as Research in Thailand's Anti-Trafficking Movement

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2019
ISBN:
9780190840099
eISBN:
9780190840129
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190840099.003.0011
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

In this chapter, I interrogate the narratives of NGO employees who attended performances of “Land of Smiles” to understand their liberatory outcomes. Focusing on five criteria from liberation ... More


Articulating Artist Narratives

Erin M. Kamler

in Rewriting the Victim: Dramatization as Research in Thailand's Anti-Trafficking Movement

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2019
ISBN:
9780190840099
eISBN:
9780190840129
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190840099.003.0014
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter explores the narratives of the artists who participated in the “Land of Smiles’ production, and the transformation undergone by these artists as the “real” and “fictitious” worlds ... More


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