’ viral video – a call to emancipatory action against child abduction and enslavement by the central African Lord’s Resistance Army – drew sharp criticism for locating meaningful oppositional political subjecthood in the Global North. In his response to ‘Kony 2012’, Teju Cole inveighed against this
emancipatory action against child abduction and enslavement by the central African Lord’s Resistance Army – drew sharp criticism for locating meaningful oppositional political subjecthood in the Global North. In his response to ‘Kony 2012’, Teju Cole inveighed against this pretension to define and dictate the
China and indeed in Eurasia as a whole, identity and subjecthood became increasingly bureaucratized, as people whose descent linked them with the Ming were treated as representing an essential and immutable category of Ming subjects organized and controlled by the Chosŏn court itself. This
, Franklin and his allies inadvertently justified the killings as a potentially appropriate, if brutal and violent, response to an alien foe in a time of war.
Pressing this point of inquiry, however perverse it might seem, also sheds light on the uneven evolution of subjecthood and legality in eighteenth
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between Russian tsars and Caucasus chiefs. They, too, understood that the relationship was one of non-equals. As a result, they consistently characterized such relations in terms of natives’ subject status in relation to the tsar – in other words, in terms of Russian subjecthood. Based on the letters
international legal system which largely recognizes individuals only through the states of which they are citizens, 12 this seems natural—but it was far from obvious in the eighteenth century. Religious sympathies, social status, and bonds of loyalty, more than legal subjecthood, 13 governed the release of
confessionalization—as well as those who mediated these trends across imperial boundaries—shaped the Ottoman elites’ thinking on law, sovereignty, subjecthood, and extraterritoriality.
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The author of the cited dispatch, bailo Cristoforo Valier, was a seasoned Venetian
” or just “humanism”—“implies” (b). But the separation of these two claims is important for the purposes of an essay that explores how a kind of ethical humanism (for there could be many kinds) may be essentially involved in one kind of rejection of claim (b) about the impoverished ethical subjecthood