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The Resource Life and words : violence and the descent into the ordinary, Veena Das ; foreword by Stanley Cavell

Life and words : violence and the descent into the ordinary, Veena Das ; foreword by Stanley Cavell

Label
Life and words : violence and the descent into the ordinary
Title
Life and words
Title remainder
violence and the descent into the ordinary
Statement of responsibility
Veena Das ; foreword by Stanley Cavell
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
IT-FiEUI
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Das, Veena
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Philip E. Lilienthal Asian studies imprint
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Violence
  • Sikhs
  • Riots
  • Suffering
  • India
  • India
  • India
  • India
Label
Life and words : violence and the descent into the ordinary, Veena Das ; foreword by Stanley Cavell
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 223-265) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • Introduction -- The
  • event and the everyday -- The
  • figure of the abducted woman : the citizen as sexed -- Language and body : transactions and the construction of pain -- The
  • act of witnessing : violence, gender, and subjectivity -- Boundaries, violence, and the work of time -- Thinking of time and subjectivity -- In the region of rumor -- The
  • force of the local -- The
  • signature of the state : the paradox of illegibility -- Three portraits of grief and mourning -- Revisiting trauma, testimony, and political community
Control code
FIEb13430075
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 281 pages
Isbn
9780520247444
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)63660246
Label
Life and words : violence and the descent into the ordinary, Veena Das ; foreword by Stanley Cavell
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 223-265) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • Introduction -- The
  • event and the everyday -- The
  • figure of the abducted woman : the citizen as sexed -- Language and body : transactions and the construction of pain -- The
  • act of witnessing : violence, gender, and subjectivity -- Boundaries, violence, and the work of time -- Thinking of time and subjectivity -- In the region of rumor -- The
  • force of the local -- The
  • signature of the state : the paradox of illegibility -- Three portraits of grief and mourning -- Revisiting trauma, testimony, and political community
Control code
FIEb13430075
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 281 pages
Isbn
9780520247444
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)63660246

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