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Public Culture 9262863.
Published: 12 October 2021
... of pregnant women, family members, and doctors about color and black-and-white, to political and intellectual histories of color in Cambodia and in anthropology, to Buddhist ontologies of pregnancy and life. Across this diverse terrain, the notion of the image-affect conveys how images stimulate affective...
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Public Culture (2001) 13 (3): 533–556.
Published: 01 September 2001
...: University of California Press. Evans, Dale. 1953 . Angel unaware . Westwood, N.J.: Revell. Featherstone, Helen. 1980 . A difference in the family: Life with a disabled child . New York: Basic Books. Finger, Anne. 1990 . Past due: A story of disability, pregnancy, and birth . Seattle: Seal...
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Public Culture (1992) 4 (2): 67–80.
Published: 01 May 1992
... of that advertisement. children/danger/protection,however, is a leap which must be understood in the context of both the modem medical experience of pregnancy, and the contemporary abomon debate. THE EXHIBITION OF THE FETUS We must ask, then, how the image of the fetus comes to signify endan- gered...
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Public Culture (1996) 8 (2): 187–204.
Published: 01 May 1996
... who have been traditionally excluded? Does it make sense, for instance, to secure equal treatment for women in the workplace by conceiving of pregnancy as just another kind of disability for which employers grant leave? The current U.S...
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Public Culture 9262807.
Published: 12 October 2021
... a copy; it can be part of the original and have an aura so what is to be done about a fetus that resembles a cat? (000). Grant s fieldwork in Phnom Penh places the ontology of the prenatal of the baby, the mother, the pregnancy within a cosmology that accommodates biolog- ical development...
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Public Culture (1999) 11 (3): 453–473.
Published: 01 September 1999
... the depletion of value in the bodies of women workers involves the surveillance of their reproductive cycles. Women seeking employment in a maquiladora commonly have to undergo pregnancy tests during the initial application process (U.S. Department of Labor 1998; Castañon 1998). However, the scrutiny...
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Public Culture (2017) 29 (2 (82)): 311–331.
Published: 01 May 2017
...) , for example, in which it’s very clear that, particularly with respect to pregnancy, a danger exists that epigenetics has the potential to have negative outcomes both on the management of pregnancy and birth and on related public health care matters. Thus far, the mother/infant dyad alone is usually assumed...
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Public Culture (2020) 32 (3 (92)): 491–512.
Published: 01 September 2020
... Forum: Amazon Book Reviews .” St. Louis Magazine , May 11 . www.stlmag.com/news/ferguson-brown-mcspadden-amazon . Turner Sasha . 2017 . Contested Bodies: Pregnancy, Childrearing, and Slavery in Jamaica . Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press . Ward Jesmyn . 2013...
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Public Culture (2004) 16 (3): 499–506.
Published: 01 September 2004
.... Women are under less pressure to get married and to have babies; they are expected to go to school and to make their families and communities proud. There is a decrease in teenage pregnancy in Diep- kloof, for example. There are more young girls going as far as they can in their studies...
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Public Culture (2017) 29 (3 (83)): 515–538.
Published: 01 September 2017
..., she began to experience unexpected bleeding. After arriving at the hospital, she had been informed that her pregnancy had miscarried. Solange speaks in a slow drawl. She is heavily sedated, both to manage the pain of the procedure and to calm her emotional response to it. There is a protracted...
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Public Culture (2020) 32 (2 (91)): 375–383.
Published: 01 May 2020
... acknowledged her 1949 magnum opus had erred in claiming that feminism achieved its goals once women gained the vote ( Gerassi 1976 ). Unequal pay, sexual violence, and unwanted pregnancy remained obstacles to gender equality throughout Beauvoir’s life, as they do today. The book’s ongoing relevance to a world...
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Public Culture (2005) 17 (1): 193–202.
Published: 01 January 2005
... Compromised diet and general physical debilitation (including obesity), street crime, injection drug use, teenage pregnancy, drive-by shootings, gang warfare, miles and miles of ruins, and other disasters indicate that U.S. cities are replete with indigence.6 Isn’t it therefore possible...
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Public Culture (2001) 13 (3): 511–532.
Published: 01 September 2001
.... In “Defects”: Engendering the modern body , edited by Deutsch and Nussbaum. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press. Finger, Anne. 1992 . Past due: A story of disability, pregnancy, and birth . Seattle: Seal. Ginsburg, Faye D. 1989 . Contested lives:The abortion debate in an American community...
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Public Culture (2014) 26 (1 (72)): 13–23.
Published: 01 January 2014
..., if the “snail mail” annual family bulletin listing the year’s trials and tribulations is now sent by e-mail, or if engagements and pregnancies are announced only on Facebook, Aunt Edna, who’s not online much, may never hear of them. No one means to exclude her, of course, but the new way to systematically...
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Public Culture (2013) 25 (3 (71)): 495–522.
Published: 01 September 2013
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Public Culture (1994) 6 (3): 465–478.
Published: 01 September 1994
... weak-willed Japanese women in thrall to their amatory powers. This interpretation results in widespread preoccupation with gaijin male use and abuse of Japanese women, and Japanese women’s victimization through rape, pregnancy, abandonment...
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Public Culture (2005) 17 (2): 255–276.
Published: 01 May 2005
... to be feminine and reproductive.”21 Not surprisingly, Du Bois’s ideal of collaboration of black and white males draws on the language of reproduction. The Teutonic Strong Man and the African Submissive Man strive for union which leads to a pregnancy that Du Bois calls a “round and full development.”22 Du...
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Public Culture (1997) 9 (2): 267–291.
Published: 01 May 1997
... movie producers of wanting to profit from the tragedies of Contemplacion and Maga by calling attention to the gossip and scandals surrounding their stories, such as “the extra- marital escapade of Contemplacion’s husband . . . the pregnancy...
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Public Culture (2006) 18 (1): 185–208.
Published: 01 January 2006
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Public Culture (2006) 18 (3): 507–529.
Published: 01 September 2006
.... The phone rings, and it is Donald and Xiangcao sending their millennial wishes and announcing Xiangcao’s pregnancy. Next comes Qiaoyun’s call, also wishing them a happy millennium. As stirring symphonic music swells up and dazzling fireworks light up the sky, Genxiong and her husband walk out onto...