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positions (2021) 29 (4): 869–894.
Published: 01 November 2021
...Alexander F. Day Abstract This article explores the way PRC historians use analytical categories by looking at the emergence of a divide between production and the social reproduction of labor (all the work that goes into producing and raising laborers) that transformed and structured rural...
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positions (2020) 28 (3): 547–574.
Published: 01 August 2020
... their desperation as mothers and wives simply trying to protect their families from certain death—it proposes a reconsideration of this assessment. A Marxist feminist perspective that centers on the concept of social reproduction enables a linking of their struggle to a broader genealogy of political struggle...
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positions (2015) 23 (3): 487–513.
Published: 01 August 2015
... of accumulation the Italian autonomists theorized as the social factory — a mode of accumulation that expands sources of value extraction by strategically destabilizing the separation between paid/productive and unpaid/reproductive labor.4 In Japan...
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positions (2016) 24 (1): 303–332.
Published: 01 February 2016
... on the ways in which such industries construct intimacy and intimate social relations among various reproductive actors. How do commissioning parents pursuing gestational surrogacy in India using donor eggs negotiate the process of selecting an egg donor? In addressing this question, the author analyzes...
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positions (2005) 13 (2): 329–378.
Published: 01 May 2005
... reproduction. Accord- ing to Althusser, one simple but extremely important fact about social life is that every economic system must make provisions for its own reproduction over time.60 The reproduction of social relations, which actually consist...
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positions (2022) 30 (2): 353–375.
Published: 01 May 2022
...” and household social reproduction (Ho 2017 ) as well as what it signals for children's everyday, embodied experiences. According to Bourdieu ( 1990 : 56), the habitus is “embodied history, internalized as a second nature and so forgotten as history—it is the active presence of the whole past of which...
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positions (2016) 24 (1): 1–15.
Published: 01 February 2016
... products, knowledge, and communication.8 Although their concept of immaterial labor is compelling, it fails to capture the inequalities of shifting technologies and markets of social reproduction. In particular, while their concept underplays...
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positions (2013) 21 (4): 987–1018.
Published: 01 November 2013
... and Judith Halberstam, according to the pace and logic of capitalist accumula- tion and heteronormative social reproduction is the basis of his right listen- ing.33 Rather than the bad feelings of anger, resentment, and regret that dig Quang Hai...
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positions (2012) 20 (2): 497–526.
Published: 01 May 2012
... and popular focus on issues of reproductionsocial, cultural, and biological — as well as on appropriate forms of femininity. As Faye Ginsburg and Rayna Rapp have noted, anxieties about maternity, reproduction, and the fate of the next generation...
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positions (2018) 26 (4): 561–592.
Published: 01 November 2018
... to their place in the economic structures of Chinese society. Productive and reproductive work (past and present) are therefore main fields of research. The distinctive terminological mark of socialist feminism, however, is its emphasis on China’s socialist past as a legacy and resource for today’s society...
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positions (1998) 6 (1): 239–251.
Published: 01 February 1998
... and d eba t es . Generally speaking, the central subject of contemporary cultural studies is assumed to be that part of the overall processes of social reproduction that is understood as cultural production. The Wang Shuo phenomenon...
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positions (2012) 20 (2): 529–558.
Published: 01 May 2012
... in which recently introduced assisted reproductive technologies and IVF births come to be enumerated by state authorities and by female infertility patients. Focusing on changes in infertility treatment, the article suggests that in the process of making sense of the rapid social, economic, and political...
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positions (2016) 24 (2): 369–401.
Published: 01 May 2016
... cycle of femininity in urban, late-modern commodity culture. Positioned between “girl (student)” (女生) and “respectable (married) woman” (婦女) or “mama” (媽媽), the qingshounü is defined by her spending power, her relative independence from the burdens of reproductive and domestic labor, and her focus...
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positions (2017) 25 (4): 795–820.
Published: 01 November 2017
... ability to pass on their citizenship to their children reflects deep-­seated assumptions and expectations about family structures and women’s sexual and reproductive behavior. Primarily, the Grossman-Thompson and Dennis ∣∣ Nationalism, Social Exclusion...
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positions (2021) 29 (4): 675–688.
Published: 01 November 2021
... of society. Further from being the unadulterated repository of “real life,” the everyday was at the center of the political search and the struggles of Maoist China: consumption and leisure, work and learning, social reproduction, family relationships, and the minute practices that regulated people's daily...
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positions (2020) 28 (3): 677–688.
Published: 01 August 2020
... marginality in the relations of production. Social reproduction in wartime, mobilization as colonial subject population, means being in transition all the time. But guess what? You do not need to be stationary to be countable. Analytically, the point has nothing to do with legibility per se or the stability...
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positions (2013) 21 (4): 763–767.
Published: 01 November 2013
... infomercials participate in the “capi- talist production and social reproduction specifically within the social and economic contexts of patriarchal and heterosexual forms of intimacy” aimed at the foundational heterosexual couple. Certainly, Pham’s...
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positions (1998) 6 (1): 1–6.
Published: 01 February 1998
... of a local critic, Wang points out the importance of the mediating category of culture in a consideration of “cultural production as an organic part of the whole of social reproduction.” But he seems reluctant, as is Xu, to concede the field...
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positions (2016) 24 (1): 45–69.
Published: 01 February 2016
.... These intersecting industries also point to complex patterns of what Shellee Colen calls “reproductive stratification,” by which she means that both “physical and social reproductive tasks are accomplished differentially according to inequalities...
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positions (2011) 19 (2): 257–280.
Published: 01 May 2011
... as semiautonomous — the market and the home, production and social/sexual reproduction. The reproduction of actual laboring bodies has been the most successful yet per- haps still under-­recognized entrepreneurial “small cottage” business sector...