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Art Cinema: The Global Limits of Cinematic Scotland

David Martin-Jones

in Scotland: Global Cinema: Genres, Modes and Identities

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748633913
eISBN:
9780748651207
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748633913.003.0010
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This chapter looks at the development of art cinema in Scotland, from the painstaking first shoots of creativity in the works of home-grown director Bill Douglas in the 1970s through the flourishing ... More


Reproduction in the global marketplace

Eric Blyth

in Social work and global health inequalities: Practice and policy developments

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847421951
eISBN:
9781447303541
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847421951.003.0006
Subject:
Social Work, Health and Mental Health

This chapter discusses the implications of the development of a global marketplace in reproduction services and proposes new directions for social-work action based on the perspective that ... More


Fertility Holidays: IVF Tourism and the Reproduction of Whiteness

Amy Speier

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9781479827664
eISBN:
9781479858996
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479827664.001.0001
Subject:
Anthropology, Medical Anthropology

Millions of North Americans are priced out of North America’s expensive reproductive medicine industry. Ultimately, women learn about the possibility of doing IVF abroad, and this book reveals the ... More


The Masculine Subject of Science Fiction in the 1980s Blockbuster Era

Christine Cornea

in Science Fiction Cinema: Between Fantasy and Reality

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780748624652
eISBN:
9780748671106
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748624652.003.0004
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This chapter reports the depiction of the masculine subject in mainstream American science fiction films from 1980–1990. The popular rebirth in the science fiction film in America results to the ... More


Conclusion: An Eye to the Future

Amy Speier

in Fertility Holidays: IVF Tourism and the Reproduction of Whiteness

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9781479827664
eISBN:
9781479858996
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479827664.003.0007
Subject:
Anthropology, Medical Anthropology

The children born via IVF using egg or sperm donors in the Czech Republic will have no access to their biological origins. I anticipate new social issues that will arise with this population of ... More


Introduction

Susan Leigh Foster

in Valuing Dance: Commodities and Gifts in Motion

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2019
ISBN:
9780190933975
eISBN:
9780190934019
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190933975.003.0001
Subject:
Music, Dance

The Introduction poses the central question of the book: how is value defined and determined in dance? In answering this question it puts forth a definition of value as a central element within human ... More


Introduction

Andrew Ross

in Nice Work If You Can Get It: Life and Labor in Precarious Times

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814776292
eISBN:
9780814777398
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814776292.003.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

This introductory chapter provides an overview of the emerging pattern of labor instability in the changing global marketplace. In the modern era, mass migration to cities and manufacturing zones was ... More


Valuing Dance: Commodities and Gifts in Motion

Susan Leigh Foster

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2019
ISBN:
9780190933975
eISBN:
9780190934019
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190933975.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Dance

Because dance materializes through and for people, because we learn to dance from others and often present dance to others, the moment of its transmission is one of dance’s central and defining ... More


Conjugations: Marriage and Form in New Bollywood Cinema

Sangita Gopal

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780226304250
eISBN:
9780226304274
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226304274.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies

Bollywood movies have been long known for their colorful song-and-dance numbers and knack for combining drama, comedy, action-adventure, and music. But when India entered the global marketplace in ... More


Transnational Movements: Australia, Canada, New Zealand, South Pacific

Janet Wilson

in The Oxford History of the Novel in English: Volume 12: The Novel in Australia, Canada, New Zealand, and the South Pacific Since 1950

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
June 2018
ISBN:
9780199679775
eISBN:
9780191869778
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199679775.003.0012
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature, Prose (inc. letters, diaries)

The post-World War II period saw the increased migration of non-anglophone Europeans and Asians to Canada, Australia, and New Zealand, resulting in the formation of hybridized diasporic communities ... More


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