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Social Text (2021) 39 (1 (146)): 69–92.
Published: 01 March 2021
...-industrial complex, this essay makes visible emergent lines and arrangements of power and resistance that inhibit and build abolition. Copyright © 2021 by Duke University Press 2021 abolition education liberation David : My Dad bought our house in Berkeley in the late 1970s next to the now...
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Social Text (2019) 37 (2): 29–65.
Published: 01 June 2019
...Kris Manjapra In 2015 the British government finally finished paying off the Slavery Abolition Act loan. For 180 years it had serviced debt created by the massive public borrowing of 1835, which was used to compensate British slave owners for the loss of their “slave property” during emancipation...
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Social Text (2020) 38 (1 (142)): 131–151.
Published: 01 March 2020
..., mobilize large numbers of people to participate in movements actively rather than solely participating online or through voting, and offer spaces to practice new social relations. The article looks at examples from efforts for migrant justice, police and prison abolition, disaster relief, and other...
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Social Text (2015) 33 (4 (125)): 85–107.
Published: 01 December 2015
... in the British Caribbean . Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press . Kelley Robin D. G. 2003 . Freedom Dreams: The Black Radical Imagination . Boston : Beacon . Kitson Peter J. , ed. 1999 . The Abolition Debate. Vol. 2 of Slavery, Abolition, and Emancipation: Writings...
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Social Text (2004) 22 (2 (79)): 101–115.
Published: 01 June 2004
.... Perhaps there is another relation between the University and the Prison—beyond simple opposi- tion or family resemblance—that the Undercommons reserves as the object and inhabitation of another abolitionism. The University and the Undercommons 113...
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Social Text (2015) 33 (4 (125)): 109–130.
Published: 01 December 2015
... with Chinese contract or indentured labor, popularly referred to as coolieism, became a particular fascination for American travelers, especially after the legal abolition of slavery on US soil.1 These travelers offered some of the most detailed firsthand accounts of coolieism, and their narratives...
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Social Text (2015) 33 (4 (125)): 61–67.
Published: 01 December 2015
... had a fire-arm. —Rev. John T. Costin, Macon, Georgia, 25 July 1867 I look at black political formations after abolition across nine of the former Confederate states in my project “Fugitive Freedoms: A Race, Politics and Black...
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Social Text (2021) 39 (1 (146)): 1–19.
Published: 01 March 2021
... is made freely available by the publisher. It may not be redistributed or altered. All rights reserved. the university education abolition decolonization ecology The concept of “educational undergrowth” points toward an account of educational practices and institutions that attends...
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Social Text (2019) 37 (1 (138)): 87–105.
Published: 01 March 2019
... was captured, the nation received nearly eight hundred thousand illegally enslaved Africans. The trade’s definitive abolition in 1850 encouraged traffickers to adopt increasingly draconian measures. This ship was a prime example: in late 1855, over 450 people, twice as many as considered “minimally humane...
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Social Text (2021) 39 (1 (146)): 93–123.
Published: 01 March 2021
... abolition of slavery, African Americans led the efforts of Reconstruction in the South, attempting to create conditions of equality and freedom. In response, the Southern plantation class joined with property-hungry Northern industrialists for what W. E. B. Du Bois called “the counter-revolution of property...
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Social Text (2018) 36 (3 (136)): 95–110.
Published: 01 September 2018
..., that abolition as Jared Sexton rightly says is yet to come. And we might add that this abolition requires the abolishment of logistics which in its flows created a people without standing anywhere. We act in abolition not for a ground to stand on but for groundations beyond standing. Modern logistics, with its...
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Social Text (2009) 27 (1 (98)): 1–9.
Published: 01 March 2009
.... Paul Lovejoy, “The African Diaspora: Revisionist Interpretations of Eth- nicity, Culture, and Religion under Slavery,” Studies in the World History of Slavery, Abolition, and Emancipation 11 (1997): 1 – 23; Tiffany Ruby Patterson and Robin D. G. Kelley, “Unfinished Migrations...
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Social Text (2004) 22 (4 (81)): 17–34.
Published: 01 December 2004
... period. A bloody race riot in Saint-Pierre gains European core an offi cial decree of emancipation, yet unequal property relations remain undisturbed by abolition. of the city. Marie-Sophie’s narrative of her father’s life emphasizes the continuity...
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Social Text (2007) 25 (1 (90)): 85–103.
Published: 01 March 2007
... training in modern industry, and for our national leaders, self-assertion through a higher training in life and thought and power, then we can move toward the goal. What is that goal? It is at present one great Ideal: the abolition of the color line; the treatment of all men according...
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Social Text (2005) 23 (1 (82)): 1–13.
Published: 01 March 2005
... nonsocialist demands (refusal of work, abolition of the state) with a proletarian revolution. (“A lot of people,” he wryly notes, “were blathering on about revolution8 Autonomia was a defeated revolution, to which the post-Fordist paradigm...
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Social Text (2008) 26 (4 (97)): 31–50.
Published: 01 December 2008
..., loss, and struggle that characterizes the novel’s tone and narrative arc, from slavery to abolition to urban migration to the founding of Texaco. Impossible to characterize, for example, abolition as an unblemished joy since its enactment almost...
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Social Text (2016) 34 (2 (127)): 21–44.
Published: 01 June 2016
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Social Text (2011) 29 (1 (106)): 127–149.
Published: 01 March 2011
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Social Text (2007) 25 (4 (93)): 67–90.
Published: 01 December 2007
..., an abolition decree, or general emancipation, freedom — not slavery — con- stituted a real possibility and defined black Creole experiences in the seventeenth century. Christian Time and Being After releasing María de Marradón into her mother’s custody...
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Social Text (2000) 18 (1 (62)): 81–107.
Published: 01 March 2000
..., most known for setting time limits and imposing work requirements on the receipt of welfare, as well as for its abolition of the old Aid to Families with Dependent Children (AFDC) and its replace- ment with the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) block...