Sarai Reader 05: Bare Acts

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Title

Sarai Reader 05: Bare Acts

Description

This year, the Reader looks at ‘Acts’ – at instruments of legislation, at things within and outside the law, and at ‘acts’ – as different ways of ‘doing’ things in society and culture. Several essays echo and complement themes that have emerged in earlier readers. Piracy, borders, surveillance, claims to authority and entitlement, the language of expertise, the legal regulation of sexual behaviour and trespasses of various kinds have featured prominently in previous Readers. This collection foregrounds these issues in a way we hope can make a series of coherent but autonomous and interrelated arguments...

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Creator

Monica Narula, Shuddhabrata Sengupta, Jeebesh Bagchi (Sarai), Geert Lovink (Waag), and Lawrence Liang (Guest Editor)

Publisher

The Sarai Programme, CSDS

Date

2005

Rights

CC BY-NC-ND 2.5 India

Collection

Citation

Monica Narula, Shuddhabrata Sengupta, Jeebesh Bagchi (Sarai), Geert Lovink (Waag), and Lawrence Liang (Guest Editor), “Sarai Reader 05: Bare Acts,” s a r a i | a r c h i v e, accessed September 19, 2014, http://archive.sarai.net/items/show/7.