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  1. Genre and the (Post-)Communist Woman

    Analyzing Transformations of the Central and Eastern European Female Ideal

    Edited by Florentina C.Andreescu, Michael J. Shapiro

    Series: Interventions

    This work is a critical intervention into the archive of female identity; it reflects on the ways in which the Central and Eastern European female ideal was constructed, represented, and embodied in communist societies and on its transformation resulting from the political, economic, and social...

    To Be Published October 8th 2014 by Routledge

  2. The New Violent Cartography

    Geo-Analysis after the Aesthetic Turn

    Edited by Samson Opondo, Michael J. Shapiro

    Series: Interventions

    This edited volume seeks to propose and examine different, though related, critical responses to modern cultures of war among other cultural practices of statecraft. Taken together, these essays present a space of creative engagement with the political and draw on a broad range of cultural contexts...

    Published March 21st 2014 by Routledge

  3. Studies in Trans-Disciplinary Method

    After the Aesthetic Turn

    By Michael J. Shapiro

    Series: Interventions

    This groundbreaking and innovative text addresses the deep ontological and epistemological commitments that underpin conventional positivist methods and then demonstrates how "method" can be understood in much broader and more interesting ways. Drawing on a broad range of philosophical and...

    Published September 10th 2012 by Routledge

  4. Genre and the City

    Edited by Michael Shapiro

    This book’s chapters analyze aspects of urban politics with a combination of critical thinking (influenced by Walter Benjamin, Jacques Ranciere, Henri Lefebvre, and Achille Mbembe, among others) and readings of artistic genres (film, literature, and architecture). The coverage of cities includes,...

    Published November 26th 2010 by Routledge

  5. The Time of the City

    Politics, philosophy and genre

    By Michael J Shapiro

    Series: Interventions

    The Time of the City is a trans-disciplinary work with a focus on genre-city relationships as they articulate the micropolitics of urban life in diverse cities. Shifting the territorial emphasis of political studies from the mosaic of states to the global network of cities, the book draws on urban...

    Published June 9th 2010 by Routledge

  6. Cinematic Geopolitics

    By Michael J. Shapiro

    Series: Global Horizons

    In recent years, film has been one of the major genres within which the imaginaries involved in mapping the geopolitical world have been represented and reflected upon. In this book, one of America's foremost theorists of culture and politics treats those aspects of the "geopolitical aesthetic"...

    Published October 8th 2008 by Routledge

  7. Sovereign Lives

    Power in Global Politics

    Edited by Jenny Edkins, Michael J. Shapiro, Veronique Pin-Fat

    For International Relations scholars, discussions of globalization inevitably turn to questions of sovereignty. How much control does a country have over its borders, people and economy? Where does that authority come from? Sovereign Lives explores these changes through reading of humanitarian...

    Published September 15th 2004 by Routledge

  8. Methods and Nations

    Cultural Governance and the Indigenous Subject

    By Michael J. Shapiro

    Series: Global Horizons

    Methods and Nations critiques one of the primary deployments of twentieth-century social science: comparative politics whose major focus has been "nation-building" in the "Third World," often attempting to universalize and render self-evident its own practices. International relations theorists,...

    Published January 2nd 2004 by Routledge

  9. The Politics of Moralizing

    Edited by Jane Bennett, Michael J. Shapiro

    The Politics of Moralizing issues a stern warning about the risks of speaking, writing, and thinking in a manner too confident about one's own judgments and asks, "Can a clear line be drawn between dogmatism and simple certainty and indignation?" Bennett and Shapiro enter the debate by questioning...

    Published October 18th 2002 by Routledge

  10. Integral Theorems for Functions and Differential Forms in C(m)

    By Reynaldo Rocha-Chavez, Michael Shapiro, Frank Sommen

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC Research Notes in Mathematics Series

    The theory of holomorphic functions of several complex variables emerged from the attempt to generalize the theory in one variable to the multidimensional situation. Research in this area has led to the discovery of many sophisticated facts, structures, ideas, relations, and applications. This...

    Published August 3rd 2001 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

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