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Between the Black Box and the White CubeExpanded Cinema and Postwar Art

Between the Black Box and the White Cube: Expanded Cinema and Postwar Art

Andrew V. Uroskie

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780226842981
eISBN:
9780226109022
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226109022.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

Treats the contemporary explosion of artist film & video practice obliquely, using the 1960s Expanded Cinema as a historical and conceptual optic through which to reconsider entrenched paradigms of ... More

The Chicago Handbook of University Technology Transfer and Academic Entrepreneurship

The Chicago Handbook of University Technology Transfer and Academic Entrepreneurship

Albert N. Link, Donald S. Siegel, and Mike Wright (eds)

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780226178349
eISBN:
9780226178486
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226178486.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Technology and Society

This Handbook is the definitive source of major academic research on university technology transfer and academic entrepreneurship, featuring chapters from the leading scholars in this field. Given ... More

Concrete RevolutionLarge Dams, Cold War Geopolitics, and the US Bureau of Reclamation

Concrete Revolution: Large Dams, Cold War Geopolitics, and the US Bureau of Reclamation

Christopher Sneddon

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780226284316
eISBN:
9780226284453
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226284453.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Technology and Society

The construction of tens of thousands of large dams across the planet’s surface brought about one of the largest biophysical transformations of the twentieth century and has irrevocably altered ... More

Dreamscapes of ModernitySociotechnical Imaginaries and the Fabrication of Power

Dreamscapes of Modernity: Sociotechnical Imaginaries and the Fabrication of Power

Sheila Jasanoff and Sang-Hyun Kim (eds)

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780226276496
eISBN:
9780226276663
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226276663.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Technology and Society

This volume introduces the concept of sociotechnical imaginaries to help explain the divergent ways in which states and societies conceptualize futures achievable through and supportive of advances ... More

Erotic AttunementParenthood and the Ethics of Sensuality between Unequals

Erotic Attunement: Parenthood and the Ethics of Sensuality between Unequals

Cristina L. H. Traina

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226811383
eISBN:
9780226811376
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226811376.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Ethical Issues and Debates

Heightened awareness of the problem of sexual abuse has led to deep anxiety over adults touching children—in nearly any context. Though our society has moved toward increasingly strict enforcement of ... More

Extraterritorial DreamsEuropean Citizenship, Sephardi Jews, and the Ottoman Twentieth Century

Extraterritorial Dreams: European Citizenship, Sephardi Jews, and the Ottoman Twentieth Century

Sarah Abrevaya Stein

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780226368191
eISBN:
9780226368368
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226368368.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Jewish Studies

Crossing Europe, the Mediterranean, Middle East, North Africa, south and east Asia, as well as the major conflicts of a century, this book takes shape where empires, states, and individuals meet, ... More

FuckologyCritical Essays on John Money's Diagnostic Concepts

Fuckology: Critical Essays on John Money's Diagnostic Concepts

Lisa Downing, Iain Morland, and Nikki Sullivan

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780226186580
eISBN:
9780226186757
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226186757.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Gender Studies

One of the twentieth century’s most controversial sexologists—or “fuckologists,” to use his own term—John Money was considered a trailblazing scientist and sexual libertarian by some, but damned by ... More

Gendered ParadoxesEducating Jordanian Women in Nation, Faith, and Progress

Gendered Paradoxes: Educating Jordanian Women in Nation, Faith, and Progress

Fida Adely

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780226006901
eISBN:
9780226006925
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226006925.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Middle Eastern Studies

In 2005 the World Bank released a gender assessment of the nation of Jordan, a country that, like many in the Middle East, has undergone dramatic social and gender transformations, in part by ... More

Global Sex

Global Sex

Dennis Altman

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226016061
eISBN:
9780226016047
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226016047.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

This book takes on the globalization of sexuality, examining the ways in which desire and pleasure—as well as ideas about gender, political power, and public health—are framed, shaped, or commodified ... More

The HoardersMaterial Deviance in Modern American Culture

The Hoarders: Material Deviance in Modern American Culture

Scott Herring

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780226171685
eISBN:
9780226171852
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226171852.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

The Hoarders argues that the mental illness of hoarding (Hoarding Disorder) is not an individual pathology. While abnormal psychology and social work use classification systems such as Diagnostic and ... More

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