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Accelerating possession : global futures of property and personhood / edited by Bill Maurer and Gabriele Schwab
Bib ID 3673695
Format BookBook
Description New York : Columbia University Press, 2006 
viii, 275 p. ; 24 cm. 
ISBN 0231137842
Series

Critical Theory Institute Books at the University of California, Irvine.

Critical Theory Institute books.

Full contents
  • My self and my own : one and the same? / Etienne Balibar
  • The future of nationalist appropriation / Pheng Cheah
  • Transnational topographies of power : beyond "The State" and "civil society" in the study of African politics / James G. Ferguson
  • Mercantilism, federalism, and the market within reason : the people and the conceptual impossibility of racial Blackness / Lindon W. Barrett
  • Divided origins and the arithmetic of ownership / Marilyn Strathern
  • One two three : the psychic economy of multiplicty / Akira Mizuta Lippit
  • Languge of order(s) : Jenny Holzer in the public sphere / Alexander Gelley
  • Ethnographies of the future : personhood, agency, and power in Octavia Butler's Xenogenesis / Gabriele Schwab
  • (Un)masking the agent : distributed cognition in Stanislaw Lem's "The Mask" / N. Katherine Hayles.
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Subjects Property.  |  Privatization.  |  Persons.  |  Humanism.  |  Postmodernism.
Other authors/contributors Maurer, Bill, 1968-  |  Schwab, Gabriele

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