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A Fanonian Philosophy of Race  

Armond Towns

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Dec 2018
Frantz Fanon was one of the most important voices in decolonial and black liberation struggles of the mid-20th century. Writing about race and colonialism in Martinique, France, and ... More

Arjun Appadurai and Critical Cultural Studies  

Swapnil Rai

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Dec 2018
Globalization as a phenomenon was seen by scholars as a compression of the world, where the world comes together as a global village in thought and in action. Arjun Appadurai, in his ... More

A Survey of Materialism in Thought and Communication  

Kathleen E. Feyh

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Dec 2018
Materialism emerged as the beginning of philosophical (as opposed to mystical or religious) thought in ancient India and Greece around the 6th century bce and has from the beginning been ... More

Brian Massumi and Communication Studies  

Marnie Ritchie

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Dec 2018
Brian Massumi (1956–) is a contemporary political theorist of communication, critical and cultural studies, philosophy, political theory, science, and aesthetics. One of the foremost ... More

Colonialism and Postcolonialism  

Jenny Burman

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Dec 2018
Colonial powers used electronic media and communication technologies to assert and extend control over spaces as well as attempt to influence the “hearts and minds” of colonized people, ... More

Cyberculture and Globalization  

André Lemos

Globalization should be understood as a new economic, political, and cultural dynamic in what is now a global space. It is diagnosed based on a description of the different phases in its ... More

De-Westernization and Decolonization in Media Studies  

Antje Glück

The need to de-Westernize and decolonize communication and media studies is based on criticisms on a dominant elitist “Western” axiology and epistemology of universal validity, leaving ... More

Donna Haraway and Communication Studies  

Kevin Douglas Kuswa and Edward Lubich Kuperman

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Dec 2018
Donna Haraway is a prophet. Not only is her work indispensable to an understanding of science, technology, feminism, environmental studies, and protest, but she is also outlining a vivid ... More

Fredric Jameson and Cultural Studies  

Robert T. Tally, Jr.

Fredric Jameson (b. 1934) was the leading Marxist literary and cultural critic in the United States and, arguably, in the English-speaking world in the late 20th century and remains so in ... More

Giorgio Agamben’s Political Theory  

Oliver W. Lembcke

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Dec 2018
The core of Giorgio Agamben’s political theory is his analysis of the ambivalence of politics and its ill-fated relationship with law. The key figure of this relationship, the biopolitical ... More

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