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Social Text (1 September 2004) 22 (3 (80)): 105–132.
Published: 01 September 2004
...João Biehl João Biehl 2004 The Activist State GLOBAL PHARMACEUTIC ALS, AIDS, AND CITIZENSHIP IN BRAZIL The AIDS Model João Biehl The...
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Social Text (1 December 2015) 33 (4 (125)): 35–57.
Published: 01 December 2015
... occurred in 1798 in the state of Bahia, Brazil, the author argues for the importance of shifting from historical methods that attempt to recover or reveal evidence of secrets within archival records to a focus on why both judges and suspects were motivated to keep secrets during interrogations. For their...
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Social Text (1 March 2019) 37 (1 (138)): 87–105.
Published: 01 March 2019
...Yuko Miki This article delves into the strange, contradictory archives of the illegal transatlantic slave trade that flourished between Angola and Brazil in the mid-nineteenth century. The article interweaves contemporary archival encounters with the documentary trail of a notorious slave ship, the...
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Social Text (1 June 2013) 31 (2 (115)): 1–17.
Published: 01 June 2013
...Jane Elliott; Gillian Harkins This essay introduces the special issue “Genres of Neoliberalism,” which considers the relationship between neoliberalism and aesthetic formations across a range of sites, including Argentina, Brazil, Canada, England, Hong Kong, Kenya, Mali, the Philippines, and the...
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Death records of anonymous Africans rescued from illegal slave ships and held at the House of Correction in Rio de Janeiro, collected at the Arquivo Nacional, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, IJ7 11. Photograph by Yuko Miki. Death records of anonymous Africans rescued from illegal slave ships and held at More
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Social Text (1 March 2019) 37 (1 (138)): 85.
Published: 01 March 2019
...Death records of anonymous Africans rescued from illegal slave ships and held at the House of Correction in Rio de Janeiro, collected at the Arquivo Nacional, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, IJ7 11. Photograph by Yuko Miki. Death records of anonymous Africans rescued from illegal slave ships and held at...
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Social Text (1 September 2008) 26 (3 (96)): np.
Published: 01 September 2008
... Research, University of Amsterdam. Her research interests deal with the versatile articulations of media technologies, body, space, and ethics applied to the Catholic Charismatic Renewal in Brazil. In the past she has pursued interests in physical anthropology, museum studies, and material culture...
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Social Text (1 March 2003) 21 (1 (74)): 111–127.
Published: 01 March 2003
... unexpected reversal: Charting the course of international adoption in Brazil. Adoption and Fostering Journal . Fonseca, Claudia, and Jurema Brites. 1989 . Le sacré en famille. Cahiers du Brésil contemporain 8 : 5 -40. Goldstein, Donna. 1998 . Nothing bad intended: Child discipline, punishment...
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Social Text (1 September 2001) 19 (3 (68)): 131–149.
Published: 01 September 2001
... Ziegler (with photographs by Timm Rauter). 1997 . Eigenes Leben: Ausflüge in die unbekannte Gesellschaft, in der wir leben . Munich: Verlag C. H. Beck. Biehl, João. 1999 . Other life: AIDS,biopolitics, and subjectivity in Brazil's zones of social abandonment . Ann Arbor, Mich.: UMI Dissertation...
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Social Text (1 September 2001) 19 (3 (68)): 151.
Published: 01 September 2001
... Dead Language João Biehl There is a place in the South of Brazil called Vita. Vita was founded in 1987 by Zé das Drogas, a former street kid and drug dealer. After having converted to Pentecostalism, Zé had a vision in which the Spirit told him...
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Social Text (1 September 2008) 26 (3 (96)): 59–78.
Published: 01 September 2008
... Marcelo has built up a style of prayer that emphasizes physical commitment, bodily transformation, and a living experience of the power of God. Disseminated electronically in different media formats, Padre Marcelo’s aerobics have made him famous throughout Brazil. At stake here, as I argue below...
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Social Text (1 September 2008) 26 (3 (96)): 123–145.
Published: 01 September 2008
... inhabitants, later explained to me that listening to gospel on a radio that broadcast funk afterward was not right: “The light does not combine with the darkness, that is why they play only gospel on El Shadai.” Pentecostal Media in Brazil...
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Social Text (1 March 2003) 21 (1 (74)): v.
Published: 01 March 2003
... Technologies, Gender, and Science (NYU Press). Claudia Fonseca is professor of anthropology at the Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil. Her research interests include family organiza- tion and gender relations in Brazilian working-class populations, with spe- cial emphasis on human rights...
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Social Text (1 March 2003) 21 (1 (74)): np.
Published: 01 March 2003
... Technologies, Gender, and Science (NYU Press). Claudia Fonseca is professor of anthropology at the Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil. Her research interests include family organiza- tion and gender relations in Brazilian working-class populations, with spe- cial emphasis on human rights...
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Social Text (1 September 2010) 28 (3 (104)): np.
Published: 01 September 2010
... Americas. Micol Seigel teaches American studies and African diaspora studies at Indiana University, Bloomington. She is the author of Uneven Encounters: Making Race and Nation in Brazil and the United States (Duke University Press) and articles on race in the Americas, the politics of...
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Social Text (1 September 2004) 22 (3 (80)): np.
Published: 01 September 2004
... Pharmaceuticals, AIDS, and Citizenship in Brazil João Biehl 105 Activist Technologies: Think Again! Amy Villarejo 133 Contributors João Biehl is assistant professor of anthropology at Princeton University. His book Vita...
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Social Text (1 September 2003) 21 (3 (76)): 109–134.
Published: 01 September 2003
... . The History of Sexuality: An Introduction . New York: Vintage. Freyre, Gilberto. 1963 . Brazil . Washington, D.C.: Pan American Union,Organization of American States. ____. 1946 . The Masters and the Slaves: A Study in the Development of Brazilian Civilization . New York City: Knopf...
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Social Text (1 December 2001) 19 (4 (69)): 53–65.
Published: 01 December 2001
... heads of the major newspapers and television networks of the city (and of Brazil) and, most importantly, Betinho (Herbert de Souza), leader of the Citizen Action Initiative against Hunger and director of the Brazilian Institute for Social and Economic Analysis (IBASE), a center for social research...
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Social Text (1 September 2003) 21 (3 (76)): 85–108.
Published: 01 September 2003
... see below. They published a groundbreaking piece—Alfredo Villanueva Collado’s early survey of gay male Latin American writing—but they also published Allan Young’s essay on being gay in Brazil (which includes advice about when to pay...
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Social Text (1 March 2009) 27 (1 (98)): 1–9.
Published: 01 March 2009
... dispersion involved multiple racial formations that rendered large segments of African-descended popula- tions in places like the Dominican Republic, Brazil, Lusophone Africa, and Europe something other than black. The unique racial formations within which these populations exist complicate thinking...