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Public Culture (2018) 30 (3): 441–464.
Published: 01 September 2018
...Rihan Yeh In Tijuana, across the US-Mexico border from San Diego, California, transnational flows precipitate anxieties over autonomous agency. This essay explores how these anxieties afflict not just individual “I”s but the city’s “we”s as well. Due to pressures associated with different types...
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Public Culture (2009) 21 (3): 465–493.
Published: 01 September 2009
...Rihan Yeh A series of ethnographic examples, all related to a demonstration at the International Port of Entry connecting Tijuana, Mexico, to San Diego, California, show the importance for Tijuana's public sphere of the distinction between documented and undocumented status vis-à-vis the United...
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Public Culture (2018) 30 (3): 351–352.
Published: 01 September 2018
.... Finally, Rihan Yeh closes our first section with a discussion of the different kinds of traffics that move through borderlands. Evoking the opening passages from Sabbagh’s essay, Yeh uses the case of Tijuana to reveal the fragility of autonomous agency within border regions (particularly those marked...
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Public Culture (2009) 21 (3): 437–439.
Published: 01 September 2009
... begins with Rihan Yeh’s account of how an immigrants’ rights demonstration at la Línea that for a day shut down the International Port of Entry between Tijuana, Mexico, and San Diego, California, brought into relief a num- ber of deeply rooted notions about the social world of the border. Turning...
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Public Culture (1999) 11 (3): 453–473.
Published: 01 September 1999
...: On the discursive limits of “sex.” New York: Routledge. Butler , Judith . 1997 . Merely cultural. Social Text 52–53 : 265 -77. Carrillo , Jorge V. , ed. 1990 . La nueva era de la industria automotriz en México. Tijuana: COLEF. Castañon , A. 1998 . Buscan igualdad laboral. El Diario...
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Public Culture (2015) 27 (3 (77)): 533–555.
Published: 01 September 2015
...,” they sang, “are two different things, but they are brothers in color, and the borderline is the wetback’s tomb.” The white crosses tacked to border fences from Tijuana to Ciudad Juárez and that line swatches of desert sand are continual reminders of migrancy’s perils and the disposability of human life...
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Public Culture (2001) 13 (2): 161–190.
Published: 01 May 2001
... to transportation and medical care (in Southern California, this can be seen most obviously in the ways in which winter storms that have minimal impact in San Diego and Los Angeles can destroy thousands of homes on the hills of Tijuana just across the border) could not enter...
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Public Culture (2016) 28 (2 (79)): 261–289.
Published: 01 May 2016
... avançados 25 , no. 2 : 59 – 72 . Meehan Katharine . 2013 . “ Disciplining De Facto Development: Water Theft and Hydrosocial Order in Tijuana .” Environment and Planning D: Society and Space 31 , no. 2 : 319 – 36 . Ministério Público Federal and Ministério Público do Estado de São...