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Peripheral visions : publics, power, and performance in Yemen

Author: Lisa Wedeen
Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, [2008]
Series: Chicago studies in practices of meaning.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The government of Yemen remains largely incapable of providing goods and services to its population, but the regime continues to endure despite its fragility in the global order. Revealing what holds  Read more...

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Wedeen, Lisa.
Peripheral visions.
Chicago : University of Chicago Press, ©2008
(OCoLC)657305616
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Lisa Wedeen
ISBN: 9780226877907 9780226877914 0226877906 0226877914
OCLC Number: 191865882
Description: xv, 300 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction --
Imagining unity --
Seeing like a citizen, acting like a state --
The politics of deliberation: q?t chews as public spheres --
Practicing piety, summoning groups: disorder as control --
Piety in time: contemporary islamic movements in national and transnational contexts --
Conclusion --
Politics as performative --
Notes --
Bibliography --
Index.
Series Title: Chicago studies in practices of meaning.
Responsibility: Lisa Wedeen.
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