Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-20 of 29 items

  • Keywords: post truth x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

Conclusion: Performing witnessing in a post-truth era

Amanda Stuart Fisher

in Performing the Testimonial: Rethinking Verbatim Dramaturgies

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781526145741
eISBN:
9781526158307
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7765/9781526145758.00012
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

This concluding chapter draws together some of the key problematics explored in the book and argues for the relevance of contemporary testimonial theatre-making practices within a political climate ... More


Bullshit, Post-truth, and Propaganda

Quassim Cassam

in Political Epistemology

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
June 2021
ISBN:
9780192893338
eISBN:
9780191914607
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780192893338.003.0004
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

The question addressed in this chapter is whether the concepts of post-truth and bullshit are useful tools of politico-epistemological analysis in relation to political events in the U.S. and U.K. ... More


Conclusion: Post-Truth and Other Biases

Scott Krzych

in Beyond Bias: Conservative Media, Documentary Form, and the Politics of Hysteria

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9780197551219
eISBN:
9780197551257
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197551219.003.0007
Subject:
Literature, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies

The brief conclusion considers some theoretical accounts of the post-truth era in the context of the book’s broader arguments about hysterical discourse. Post-truth is treated as a form of hysterical ... More


Ethnofictional Counter-Representations

Nicola Mai

in Mobile Orientations: An Intimate Autoethnography of Migration, Sex Work, and Humanitarian Borders

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780226584959
eISBN:
9780226585147
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226585147.003.0010
Subject:
Sociology, Gender and Sexuality

Chapter 9 discusses the methodological implications of the author’s filmmaking practice, with particular reference to experimental ethnofictions as strategic, political/artistic interventions within ... More


Populist and ‘Post-Truth’ Border Politics: The Securitization of Public Opinion on Migration

Nick Vaughan-Williams

in Vernacular Border Security: Citizens' Narratives of Europe's 'Migration Crisis'

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
June 2021
ISBN:
9780198855538
eISBN:
9780191889226
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198855538.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Chapter 3 investigates the role of populist and ‘post-truth’ narratives of migration and border crises propagated by governmental and non-governmental elites in fuelling widespread notions of a ‘loss ... More


The Trafficking of Migration

Nicola Mai

in Mobile Orientations: An Intimate Autoethnography of Migration, Sex Work, and Humanitarian Borders

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780226584959
eISBN:
9780226585147
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226585147.003.0007
Subject:
Sociology, Gender and Sexuality

Chapter 6 draws on the findings of Migrant Workers in the UK Sex Industry, a research project directed by the author between 2007 and 2009. The study found that the large majority of migrants working ... More


Metacognitive variety, from Inner Mongolian Buddhism to post-truth

Jonathan Mair

in Metacognitive Diversity: An Interdisciplinary Approach

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780198789710
eISBN:
9780191841675
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198789710.003.0018
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology, Social Psychology

In this chapter, a case study is presented based on ethnographic research carried out in Inner Mongolia, northern China. A Buddhist teacher and his students have subtly different metacognitive ... More


Inflation, democracy, and populism

Thomas Docherty

in The new treason of the intellectuals: Can the University survive?

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781526132741
eISBN:
9781526138965
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526132741.003.0006
Subject:
Education, Educational Policy and Politics

The crisis in higher education is also simultaneously a crisis in constitutional democracies; and the two are intimately linked. The corruption of language that shapes managerialist discourse enables ... More


Political Epistemology

Elizabeth Edenberg and Michael Hannon (eds)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
June 2021
ISBN:
9780192893338
eISBN:
9780191914607
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780192893338.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

As current events around the world have illustrated, epistemological issues are at the center of our political lives. It has become increasingly difficult to discern legitimate sources of evidence, ... More


Challenging Sexual Humanitarianism

Nicola Mai

in Mobile Orientations: An Intimate Autoethnography of Migration, Sex Work, and Humanitarian Borders

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780226584959
eISBN:
9780226585147
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226585147.003.0011
Subject:
Sociology, Gender and Sexuality

How does the theorization of subjectivity and agency as embedded in mobile orientations help us to understand the nexus between migration, sex work, agency, and exploitation? The conclusion offers a ... More


Politics, Imagination, Ideology, and the Realms of Our Possible Futures

Christopher Norment

in Standing between Life and Extinction: Ethics and Ecology of Conserving Aquatic Species in North American Deserts

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780226694337
eISBN:
9780226694504
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226694504.003.0025
Subject:
Biology, Aquatic Biology

The future of southwestern aquatic habitats and their native species is uncertain, due to possible impacts of climate-induced drought, population growth, and over-utilization of scarce water ... More


Bridging the Gaps: Linking Research to Public Debates and Policy Making on Migration and Integration

Martin Ruhs, Kristof Tamas, and Joakim Palme (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
April 2019
ISBN:
9780198834557
eISBN:
9780191872655
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198834557.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare

What is the use of research in public debates and policy-making on immigration and integration? Why are there such large gaps between migration debates and migration realities, and how can they be ... More


Conclusion: improving public policy through local assets

Kharisma Nugroho, Fred Carden, and Hans Antlov (eds)

in Local Knowledge Matters: Power, Context and Policy Making in Indonesia

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781447348078
eISBN:
9781447348115
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447348078.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

The final chapter reflects on what we have learned from looking across the ten case studies of the use of local knowledge in policy processes. It reflects on the importance of the use of multiple ... More


“I used to only know how to write memos”: The World-Building Power of Outsider Security

Lida Maxwell

in Insurgent Truth: Chelsea Manning and the Politics of Outsider Truth-Telling

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
June 2019
ISBN:
9780190920029
eISBN:
9780190920067
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190920029.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics, Political Theory

This chapter argues against seeing our contemporary moment as part of a “post-truth era” and instead situates Trump’s dismissal of facts as one nodal point in a broader crisis of the modern ideal of ... More


Electoral integrity and post-truth politics

Sarah Birch

in None past the post: Britain at the polls, 2017

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781526133281
eISBN:
9781526138828
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526133281.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This chapter examines the issue of electoral integrity at the 2017 general election and in British politics more generally. While elections are generally administered to high standards and are free ... More


Conclusion: Reproductive Justice Advocacy in the “Post-Truth” Era

Patricia Zavella

in The Movement for Reproductive Justice: Empowering Women of Color through Social Activism

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781479829200
eISBN:
9781479878505
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479829200.003.0006
Subject:
Sociology, Social Movements and Social Change

This chapter reflects on how the movement for reproductive justice addresses the increased polarization of politics around immigration and reproductive rights in the wake of the election of President ... More


Ideological Narratives and beyond in a Post-Truth World

Raul P. Lejano, Shondel J. Nero, and Michael Chua

in The Power of Narrative: Climate Skepticism and the Deconstruction of Science

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
October 2020
ISBN:
9780197542101
eISBN:
9780197542132
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197542101.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, Environmental Politics

Chapter 7 concludes with a review of the self-constructed climate skeptic community’s efforts to challenge the dominance of anthropogenic climate science by systematically creating an ideological ... More


Network Propaganda: Manipulation, Disinformation, and Radicalization in American Politics

Yochai Benkler, Robert Faris, and Hal Roberts

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
October 2018
ISBN:
9780190923624
eISBN:
9780190923662
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190923624.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Intellectual Property, IT, and Media Law

This book examines the shape, composition, and practices of the United States political media landscape. It explores the roots of the current epistemic crisis in political communication with a focus ... More


Beyond developmentalism: the role of experts and expertise in Turkey’s environmental policy disputes

Gökhan Orhan

in Policy Analysis in Turkey

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781447338956
eISBN:
9781447338970
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447338956.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

Although perceptions about expertise in the policy process and its legitimacy has changed over time, environmental policy is a contested policy area with a variety of policy disputes between experts ... More


The Road to Brexit

Andrew Ryder

in Britain and Europe at a Crossroads: The Politics of Anxiety and Transformation

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781529200515
eISBN:
9781529200560
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529200515.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, UK Politics

The chapter follows the course of events and debate during the referendum and initial negotiations and legislative attempts in Westminster to enable Brexit. The chapter gives an overview of the ... More


View: