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Social Text (1 March 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) “Academic freedom” is defined as the freedom to...
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Social Text (1 March 2007) 25 (1 (90)): 63–84.
Published: 01 March 2007
... 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 on campus and in the media during 2005.1 This much-misunderstood term refers...
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Social Text (1 March 2007) 25 (1 (90)): 85–103.
Published: 01 March 2007
... Rick Kozak, Daniel J. Flynn, executive director of Accuracy in Academia, explained his impetus for helping to form the organization that has become — as readers of this issue know well — a flashpoint for attacks on a wide range of academic leftists. In response to the question from...
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Social Text (1 March 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 a series of e-mail Malini Johar exchanges during...
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Social Text (1 March 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 ulty members met at the offices of New York...
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Social Text (1 March 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 (1 September 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 (1 September 2009) 27 (3 (100)): 43–51.
Published: 01 September 2009
... the U.S. academic Left across the last thirty years. Social Text 's attention to the long cold wars in the Americas shifted in the late eighties as writers traced new ideological positions and discourses, struggling over the meaning of the Americas amid the culture wars of the Reagan-Bush years...
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Social Text (1 September 2009) 27 (3 (100)): 136–140.
Published: 01 September 2009
... 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 (1 September 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 (1 September 2015) 33 (3 (124)): 1–18.
Published: 01 September 2015
...Alex Trimble Young This article argues that the phrase “monopoly of violence,” which circulates in so many contemporary academic critiques of the liberal state, is not adequate to describe the nature of violence deployed by settler colonial societies against indigenous and racialized bodies...
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Social Text (1 June 2009) 27 (2 (99)): 159–164.
Published: 01 June 2009
... with the dominant habits of American intellectual life, they should not conform to the American Geist . In academic fields, the notion of contribution is visible in the positive sciences but becomes more problematic in the humanities, where contribution appears not as a palpable result but as a...
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Social Text (1 December 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 to...
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Social Text (1 March 2008) 26 (1 (94)): 75–93.
Published: 01 March 2008
... 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 (1 March 2008) 26 (1 (94)): 137–164.
Published: 01 March 2008
... 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 (1 December 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 on...
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Social Text (1 March 2018) 36 (1 (134)): 11–14.
Published: 01 March 2018
... 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 human...
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Social Text (1 March 2018) 36 (1 (134)): 145–153.
Published: 01 March 2018
...After Globalism Writing Group This essay discusses some of the exigencies and potentialities of contemporary writing performed in but not entirely of an academic idiom. Copyright © 2018 Duke University Press 2018 academic publishing satire poetry the Right Once upon a time, the weapons of...
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Social Text (1 March 2007) 25 (1 (90)): 1–15.
Published: 01 March 2007
...Malini Johar Schueller; Ashley Dawson Duke University Press 2007 This content is made freely available by the publisher. It may not be redistributed or altered. All rights reserved. Introduction It would have been conventional to have begun an essay on academic Malini Johar...
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Social Text (1 March 2007) 25 (1 (90)): np.
Published: 01 March 2007
... 2007 Contents The Perils of Academic Freedom Special Issue Editors Malini Johar Schueller and Ashley Dawson Introduction  Malini Johar Schueller and Ashley Dawson 1 The Myth of Academic Freedom: Personal Experiences of a Liberal Principle in the Neoconservative Era (Fragments...