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From Ideologies, to Institutions, to Punishment: The Importance of Political Ideologies to the Political Economy of Punishment

Zelia A. Gallo

in Tracing the Relationship between Inequality, Crime and Punishment: Space, Time and Politics

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780197266922
eISBN:
9780191938184
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197266922.003.0011
Subject:
Law

This chapter argues that institutionalist accounts of punishment, crime, and inequality should look to the thinning of political ideologies and its institutional implications. It explores the claim ... More


The New Technocracy

Anders Esmark

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781529200874
eISBN:
9781529200898
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529200874.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Technology and Society

Setting a new benchmark for studies of technocracy, the book shows that a solution to the challenge of populism will depend as much on a technocratic retreat as democratic innovation. Esmark examines ... More


Rediscovering Technocracy

Anders Esmark

in The New Technocracy

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781529200874
eISBN:
9781529200898
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529200874.003.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Technology and Society

The introduction provides a starting definition of technocracy as a form of government based on a vision of politics as a form of (post-) industrial management, technological progressivism, social ... More


Trade

Ian Johnstone

in The Power of Deliberation: International Law, Politics and Organizations

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780195394931
eISBN:
9780199894543
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195394931.003.0009
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter looks at whether the World Trade Organization (WTO) really is a “technocracy” through the lens of “trade-environment” issues, focusing on the Shrimp-Turtle case. It begins with an ... More


Drugs, Anarchism, and Eroticism: Moral Technocracy and the Military Regime

Benjamin A. Cowan

in Securing Sex: Morality and Repression in the Making of Cold War Brazil

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9781469627502
eISBN:
9781469627526
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469627502.003.0004
Subject:
History, Latin American History

Chapter Four traces the doctrinalization of moral countersubversion—a key step in operationalizing moral panic. In high-level forums on security and development, specific anxieties—about youthful ... More


Corporate Power and Technocracy

Jean Drèze

in Sense and Solidarity: Jholawala Economics for Everyone

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780198833468
eISBN:
9780191871900
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198833468.003.0009
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

This chapter scrutinises the growing influence of corporate power on public policy in India. The opening essay discusses a startling case of attempted invasion of child nutrition programmes by ... More


Futuria Fantasia

Jonathan R. Eller

in Becoming Ray Bradbury

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252036293
eISBN:
9780252093357
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252036293.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

This chapter focuses on Ray Bradbury's fanzine Futuria Fantasia, in which he championed the Technocracy movement based on the premise that if the technological infrastructure were more efficient, ... More


Mausoleums of Civilization: Techno-Corporate Appropriations of the Time Vessel, 1925–1940

Nick Yablon

in Remembrance of Things Present: The Invention of the Time Capsule

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780226574134
eISBN:
9780226574271
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226574271.003.0007
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This chapter traces how Westinghouse Electric Corporation appropriated the civic custom of the time capsule as a public relations strategy to bolster public faith in science, technology, and ... More


Of Robots and Artificial Beings

J.P. Telotte

in Animating the Science Fiction Imagination

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
November 2017
ISBN:
9780190695262
eISBN:
9780190695309
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190695262.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies

This chapter examines animation’s fascination with the robot, a figure that has obvious reflexive links to animation’s typical anthropomorphic characters—the various mice, cats, dogs, and ducks that ... More


The Concept of Technopopulism

Christopher J. Bickerton and Carlo Invernizzi Accetti

in Technopopulism: The New Logic of Democratic Politics

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780198807766
eISBN:
9780191845628
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198807766.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, Political Theory

This chapter offers a formal definition of the concept of technopopulism. We begin by surveying the various ways in which this concept has already been employed in the existing academic literature. ... More


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