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Social Text (1 March 2007) 25 (1 (90)): 41–62.
Published: 01 March 2007
...Malini Johar Schueller Duke University Press 2007 Area Studies and Multicultural Imperialism The Projec t of Decolonizing Knowledge Security. Surveillance. Diversity. Balance. These have been the contradic- Malini Johar tory catchwords of the Right’s...
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Social Text (1 March 2007) 25 (1 (90)): 63–84.
Published: 01 March 2007
... scholarship of professors, particularly those working in controversial fields such as area studies, came under attack in a manner unparalleled since the McCarthy era. Waged largely by well-funded private advocacy groups rather than by...
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Social Text (1 September 2002) 20 (3 (72)): 45–65.
Published: 01 September 2002
...Ban Wang Duke University Press 2002 The Cold War, Imperial Aesthetics, and Area Studies In my local library in East Brunswick, New Jersey, military artifacts, Ban Wang weapons, and photos are on prominent display as a reminder of the days of the world wars, the military interventions...
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Social Text (1 September 2002) 20 (3 (72)): 67–78.
Published: 01 September 2002
...Ella Shohat Ella Shohat 2002 Area Studies, Gender Studies, and the Cartographies of Knowledge Soon after September 11, the media resumed their habitual attack on Ella Shohat “liberals,” “progressives,” “antiwar radicals...
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Social Text (1 September 2009) 27 (3 (100)): 104–111.
Published: 01 September 2009
...-, and transdisciplinary space of Social Text . Literature, understood as a multiplicity of practices, theories, and critical methods, is a complex site for negotiating the tension of the universal and particular, a tension that governs, among others areas, the relation of theory and praxis and that of...
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Social Text (1 September 2009) 27 (3 (100)): 251–256.
Published: 01 September 2009
.... These areas of inquiry are now embroiled in the phenomenon of the global university, or the proliferation of U.S and European academic outposts in the rest of the world. This complex terrain of global corporatization, neocolonial educative empires, and cross-cultural exchange calls for a renewed...
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Social Text (1 December 2014) 32 (4 (121)): 117–123.
Published: 01 December 2014
... continue to discuss the term) is an institutional formation, which occasionally and hubristically imagines its reach in other areas, both touching and being touched by “the real.” Thinking with and through the work of José Esteban Muñoz, whose loss has created a rupture in our utopian impulses, this essay...
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Social Text (1 December 2005) 23 (3-4 (84-85)): 309–310.
Published: 01 December 2005
... beyond its global reach. Contributors are invited to challenge the hegemonic force of war and contest its tendency to compartmentalize knowledge. Contributions that link the work of gender or postcolonial studies, area studies, or political economy to...
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Social Text (1 March 2003) 21 (1 (74)): v.
Published: 01 March 2003
...- ment at New York University. She was formerly a program officer at the Ford Foundation, where she developed “Crossing Borders,” a worldwide initiative to revitalize area studies; she also served as director of the South and Southeast Asia Programs at the Social Science Research Council. She is the...
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Social Text (1 March 2003) 21 (1 (74)): np.
Published: 01 March 2003
...- ment at New York University. She was formerly a program officer at the Ford Foundation, where she developed “Crossing Borders,” a worldwide initiative to revitalize area studies; she also served as director of the South and Southeast Asia Programs at the Social Science Research Council. She is the...
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Social Text (1 March 2013) 31 (1 (114)): 107–108.
Published: 01 March 2013
... moment of unabashed repose, in the ramshackle backstage area of the club. In its candor, partic- ularly in its display of her nudity and the paraphernalia of her trade, the photo recalls similar strategies in the subcultural documentary photog- raphy of Slava Mogutin, Nan Goldin, or Charles...
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Social Text (1 June 2002) 20 (2 (71)): 115–123.
Published: 01 June 2002
... of the Board and Chief Executive Officer 12 June 2002 To Our Potential Shareholders: For Bitter Nigger Inc. and our investors, 2001 proved to be an extraordi- nary year. We expanded our cultural intervention mission in three exciting areas: Bitter Nigger Pharmaceutical, Bitter Nigger Product...
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Social Text (1 September 2006) 24 (3 (88)): 1–12.
Published: 01 September 2006
..., in the decade after NAFTA was signed, Mexico-U.S. undocumented immigration doubled, and millions of Mexican peasants were displaced to urban areas in Mexico. Demetrios Papademetriou of the Migration Policy Institute argues that...
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Social Text (1 September 2006) 24 (3 (88)): np.
Published: 01 September 2006
... health of ethnic minorities in the Cornell Latino Studies Program. Her research deals with inter­ national migration and various health-related issues faced by Hispanics in the United States. She publishes broadly in the area of the sociology of health. Max J. Pfeffer is international professor...
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Social Text (1 March 2007) 25 (1 (90)): np.
Published: 01 March 2007
... of a Work in Progress)  Ward Churchill 17 Area Studies and Multicultural Imperialism: The Project of Decolonizing Knowledge  Malini Johar Schueller 41 The Crisis at Columbia: Academic Freedom, Area Studies, and Contingent Labor in the Contemporary Academy  Ashley Dawson 63...
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Social Text (1 December 2005) 23 (3-4 (84-85)): 141–155.
Published: 01 December 2005
... altered the lifeways of numerous groups of people of color who used to hang out on the sidewalks and corners of the area for sex, leisure, and other forms of commerce. Not only are these groups visibly disciplined, they are also...
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Social Text (1 September 2006) 24 (3 (88)): 73–80.
Published: 01 September 2006
..., is a blue-collar residential area seventy miles east of Manhattan and strategi- cally located just off the Long Island Expressway, the principal highway that cuts east-west through the center of the island. Word spread, from...
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Social Text (1 September 2001) 19 (3 (68)): 57–89.
Published: 01 September 2001
... The deindustrialization of many parts of New York—the creation of rust belt areas, the degeneration and abandonment of housing stock, the desertification of inner-city neighborhoods—created a city within a city of derelict buildings, abandoned lots, dumping grounds...
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Social Text (1 September 2000) 18 (3 (64)): np.
Published: 01 September 2000
... 2000 0. frontmatter #64 8/9/00 12:49 PM Page iii Contributors Robert J. Baird is an independent scholar writing in the areas of religion and culture. His book, Inventing Religion...
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Social Text (1 June 2009) 27 (2 (99)): 135–137.
Published: 01 June 2009
... of On Some Primitive Forms of Classification [a Critical Homage Anales de Declasificación Vol. 1: La derrota del área cultural (Annals of Declassification Vol. 1: The Defeat of the Cultural Area) (2004): 41 – 42. The phrase “break through the vast conspiracy of silence which...