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Nonhuman Biocitizens: Lab Animals, Cruel Optimism, and the Politics of Death

Marina Levina

in Biocitizenship: The Politics of Bodies, Governance, and Power

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781479845194
eISBN:
9781479846306
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479845194.003.0012
Subject:
Sociology, Health, Illness, and Medicine

This essays analyses Lab Animal, a trade magazine, which markets the production and acquisition of animal bodies for research and experiments. Through an analysis of advertisement images, research ... More


Mourning King: Memory, Affect, and the Shaping of Black Power

Lisa M. Corrigan

in Black Feelings: Race and Affect in the Long Sixties

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781496827944
eISBN:
9781496827999
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496827944.003.0005
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

This chapter examines the ways in which Black Power activists used memories of King’s assassination as an instrumental as well as an affective rhetorical resource to help shape the memory and ... More


Stasis and Change: Innovators, Affective Poles, Reflexivity, Irony

Steven Threadgold

in Bourdieu and Affect: Towards a Theory of Affective Affinities

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781529206616
eISBN:
9781529206623
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529206616.003.0007
Subject:
Sociology, Social Theory

Chapter Six considers aspects of social change through a Bourdieusian lens. It outlines the autonomous and heteronomous poles of fields, emphasising their affective nature. The chapter uses the ... More


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