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By Iris Owens

ISBN-10: 1590174100

ISBN-13: 9781590174104

Harriet is leaving her boyfriend Claude, “the French rat.” That not less than is how Harriet sees issues, whether it’s Claude who has simply requested Harriet to go away his Greenwich Village condominium. good, a technique or one other she has no purpose of leaving. on the contrary, she is going to remain and certain revenge—or may have if Claude had no longer had her unceremoniously evicted. nonetheless, although moved out, Harriet isn't approximately to maneuver on. no longer in any respect. Girlfriends circle round to patronize and suggest, yet Harriet simply takes offense, and it’s effortless to appreciate why. simply because mad and maddening as she should be, Harriet sees earlier the well mannered platitudes that everybody else is content material to spout and reside through. She is an unblinkered, unbuttoned, unrelenting, and specifically bitingly humorous prophetess of all that's incorrect with women’s lives and hearts—until, in a shock twist, she reveals a savior in a dismal room on the Chelsea lodge.

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Sie strukturieren und artikulieren stattdessen unmittelbar Territorien und Bevölkerungen. Sie arbeiten daran, aus Nationalstaaten bloße Instrumente zu machen, die die Waren-, Geld- und Bevölkerungsströme überwachen, die sie selbst in Bewegung gesetzt haben. Transnationale Konzerne verteilen unmittelbar die Arbeitskraft auf verschiedenen Märkten, stellen zielgerichtet Ressourcen bereit und organisieren die Hierarchie diverser Sektoren der weltweiten Produktion. Der komplexe Apparat, der über Investitionen entscheidet und finanzielle bzw.

Nun könnte man einwenden, dass der Prozess, in dem sich die imperiale Souveränität herausbildet, obwohl er virtuell ist und an den Rändern wirkt, in vielerlei Hinsicht sehr real ist. Wir wollen diese Tatsache keineswegs leugnen. Wir behaupten vielmehr, dass wir es hier mit einer besonderen Art der Souveränität zu tun haben: einer diskontinuierlichen Form der Souveränität, die als randständig oder marginal aufgefasst werden sollte, insofern sie »in letzter Instanz« wirkt, eine Souveränität, deren einziger Bezugspunkt die definitive Machtvollkommenheit ist, die sie ausüben kann.

Inneres und supranationales Recht sind durch den Ausnahmezustand definiert. Die Funktion der Ausnahme ist hier zentral. Um die Kontrolle über eine solche Situation zu erlangen, die vollkommen im Fluss ist, und um sie zu beherrschen, ist es notwendig, der eingreifenden Autorität zweierlei zu garantieren: erstens die jederzeitige und durch den Ausnahmezustand gebotene Definitionsmacht darüber, ob eine Intervention erforderlich ist, und zweitens die Fähigkeit, Kräfte und Mittel in Bewegung zu setzen, um auf verschiedenste Weise auf die unterschiedlichen und vielfältigen Krisensituationen zu reagieren.

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