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Catching Power, Playing Deep

Keith E. McNeal

in Trance and Modernity in the Southern Caribbean: African and Hindu Popular Religions in Trinidad and Tobago

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780813037363
eISBN:
9780813042121
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813037363.003.0002
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

This chapter further elaborates upon the concept of ecstasy in practices of popular mysticism introduced in the Prologue and differentiates between practices of “baseline ecstasy” and “individuated ... More


Cultural Praxis as the Production of Nature: Lefebvrean Natures

Alex Loftus

in Everyday Environmentalism: Creating an Urban Political Ecology

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816665716
eISBN:
9781452946849
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816665716.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Environmental Politics

This chapter seeks to challenge Henri Lefebvre’s conception of nature while extending his understanding of cultural praxis. The project initiated in the previous chapters—to make a case for ... More


Sensuous Socio-Natures: The Concept of Nature in Marx

Alex Loftus

in Everyday Environmentalism: Creating an Urban Political Ecology

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816665716
eISBN:
9781452946849
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816665716.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, Environmental Politics

One of the central contributions of Henri Lefebvre is to emphasize the importance of cultural praxis to Marx’s overall vision of a future society. This chapter begins to excavate aspects of this ... More


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