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Social Text (2019) 37 (2): 135–146.
Published: 01 June 2019
...Martin Savransky Written in the wake of the strike action that has seen academics and students across more than sixty UK universities create new interstices and alliances against the marketization of higher education and its generalized forms of impoverishment, this parabolic article experiments...
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Social Text (2007) 25 (1 (90)): 17–39.
Published: 01 March 2007
...Ward Churchill Duke University Press 2007 The Myth of Academic Freedom Person al E xperiences of a Liber al Principle in the Neoconservative Er a (Fr agments of a Work in Progress...
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Social Text (2007) 25 (1 (90)): 63–84.
Published: 01 March 2007
...-thinking students, dominated the media and came to define the terms of public debate over higher education in state and national legislative forums. The concept of academic freedom became a keyword and battleground in the controversy over Columbia’s Middle East studies program that unfolded...
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Social Text (2007) 25 (1 (90)): 85–103.
Published: 01 March 2007
... on a wide range of academic leftists. In response to the question from his interviewers “When did you first become aware of how much the left hates America?” (a nod to Flynn’s book Why the Left Hates America), Flynn explained that while he was a student at UMass  –  Amherst in the 1990s “a series...
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Social Text (2007) 25 (1 (90)): 117–132.
Published: 01 March 2007
...Malini Johar Schueller; Ashley Dawson Duke University Press 2007 Academic Labor at the Crossroads? An Interview with Andrew Ross This interview was conducted with Andrew Ross through...
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Social Text (2002) 20 (1 (70)): 27–50.
Published: 01 March 2002
...Kitty Krupat; Laura Tanenbaum Duke University Press 2002 A Network for Campus Democracy REFLECTIONS ON NYU AND THE ACADEMIC LABOR MOVEMENT At 10:00 A.M. on the morning of 1 March 2001, undergraduates and fac- Kitty Krupat...
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Social Text (2018) 36 (1 (134)): 117–121.
Published: 01 March 2018
...After Globalism Writing Group In an era when we are all presumably intersectional thanks to neoliberal multiculturalism’s hold on the academic industry, how are we to attend to and bring to the fore the pleasure, anger, and sadness that drive our forms of critique? Indeed, the growing...
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Social Text (2009) 27 (3 (100)): 251–256.
Published: 01 September 2009
...Randy Martin; Eng-Beng Lim As a critical nomenclature in Social Text , university points to a constellation of trends that coalesces around the corporate ethos of higher education: professionalization, academic capitalism, industry standardization, anti-intellectualism, managerialist protocols...
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Social Text (2021) 39 (1 (146)): 47–67.
Published: 01 March 2021
... delimited communities, particularly those of the capitalist market economy, collectively the professoriate acts otherwise. As a whole, faculty continue to churn out academic progeny through a long period of apprentissage for positions that, taken in aggregate, no longer exist. Intensified discourses...
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Social Text (2023) 41 (2 (155)): 93–95.
Published: 01 June 2023
...Patricia Ticineto Clough Abstract Remembering Stanley Aronowitz brings the author to reflect on the intersection of the personal and the political in academic departments and academic friendships. This intersection can become difficult, especially when colleagues are on the margins, politically...
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Social Text (2009) 27 (3 (100)): 136–140.
Published: 01 September 2009
... the governmentality of leftist academic knowledge production, it suggests that Euro-American journals like Social Text be attentive to their ongoing role in the production and effects of tensions between general theoretical ambition and the particularities of politics located in place. © 2009 Duke University Press...
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Social Text (2009) 27 (3 (100)): 155–157.
Published: 01 September 2009
... characteristics of the new international division of labor, deunionization, decline of the welfare state, industrial relocation, and working conditions in the global South. More recently, the journal made room for work on the impoverishment of the American middle class, on the worsening conditions of academic...
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Social Text (2018) 36 (1 (134)): 11–14.
Published: 01 March 2018
... of academic work and the expression of artistic labor as modes that reveal the accelerated anxiety of impending doom. We also consider the haunting monstrosity of postapocalyptic visions. Copyright © 2018 Duke University Press 2018 Korakrit Arunanondchai boy child futurity catastrophe here and now...
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Social Text (2020) 38 (4 (145)): 49–76.
Published: 01 December 2020
... to the racialized fears driving insurance calculations for international study programs to the struggles over academic freedom and student organizing. Copyright © 2020 Duke University Press 2020 queer studies safe space safety securitization Left critique campus politics We have followed campus...
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Social Text (2022) 40 (1 (150)): 157–164.
Published: 01 March 2022
... and consider the opportunities, limits, and contradictions of pursuing transformative, intersectional political change and scholarship through efforts to bridge community activism and academic labor. We also critically engage questions concerning the role of the state in the context of racial capitalism...
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Social Text (2023) 41 (2 (155)): 85–87.
Published: 01 June 2023
...Anna McCarthy Abstract This is a brief personal reflection on Stanley Aronowitz's contributions to our understanding of academic labor and management. Reference Aronowitz Stanley . False Promises: The Shaping of American Working Class Consciousness . Durham, NC : Duke University Press...
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Social Text (2009) 27 (4 (101)): 97–107.
Published: 01 December 2009
...Rania Astrinaki This essay is a personally and politically implicated account of the December 2008 youth uprising in Greece, by an academic who, along with a group of her colleagues, participated actively in “street action” and followed closely the discourses articulated around it, struggling...
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Social Text (2008) 26 (1 (94)): 75–93.
Published: 01 March 2008
... to contest and disrupt neoliberal and other forms of governmentality, in order to assert individual and communal rights. Activists and academics seeking to shift policy and public health practice, in particular, would do well to examine more closely the ways in which HIV/AIDS discourse and activism in South...
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Social Text (2008) 26 (1 (94)): 137–164.
Published: 01 March 2008
... is a theorization of the form (“ Denkbild Denkbild ”). A Denkbild can range from an aphoristic fragment to a mini-essay. Although these Denkbilder experiment with critical form and challenge conventional modes of academic writing, they continue to follow conventional scholarly citation procedures. The neologism...
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Social Text (2008) 26 (4 (97)): 79–95.
Published: 01 December 2008
...Laura Briggs This article argues for a different academic practice in relation to social movements, asking scholars to be more deliberate about acknowledging the specifically intellectual contributions of activisms. It notes that much of the new theoretical work in the United States...