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Social Text (2012) 30 (2 (111)): 121.
Published: 01 June 2012
...Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak © 2012 Duke University Press 2012 Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak, Birangonas (War Heroines), Rehabilitation Center, Dhaka, Bangladesh, January 1973. Courtesy of the photographer Social Text 111 • Vol. 30, No. 2...
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Social Text (2012) 30 (2 (111)): 123–131.
Published: 01 June 2012
...Nayanika Mookherjee In 1971, the formation of Bangladesh coincided with the death of a large number of civilians and the rape of many women. In stark contrast to the assumption of complete silence relating to war-time rape, the independent Bangladeshi government publicly designated that all women...
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Social Text (2011) 29 (3 (108)): 31–49.
Published: 01 September 2011
... group, Bangla- desh Sahaba Sainik Parishad (Bangladesh Council of Soldiers for Islam), issued a fatwa sentencing Nasreen to death. So, what makes Lajja so controversial? First, the novel exposes the retaliatory terrorization of Hindu minorities in Bangladesh following...
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Social Text (2001) 19 (4 (69)): 67–91.
Published: 01 December 2001
... in the repertoire of several of the groups I have been researching do indeed make these linkages, especially a play entitled Dukhini (Suffering woman) by the Ajoka Theater group, which brings these issues to light through the theme of the trafficking of women who are smuggled from poverty- stricken Bangladesh...
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Social Text (2004) 22 (1 (78)): 123–145.
Published: 01 March 2004
... Zaman 2002).14 Almost half a century after its independence and more than thirty years after the creation of Bangladesh, the Pakistani state has been unable to resolve the question of national integration of its many cul- tures...
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Social Text (2007) 25 (3 (92)): 125–145.
Published: 01 September 2007
... in Brazil and Cuba, part 3’s pairings of textile mills in Bangladesh and Kazakhstan and of shipyards in France and Poland. The project was conceived before the collapse of the European Communist states, and rhetoric of three worlds persists...
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Social Text (2018) 36 (1 (134)): 25–30.
Published: 01 March 2018
... of thousands of migrant workers in the Gulf Cooperation Council, for instance, are indebted to recruiting agencies that transport them from their countries of origin (India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Nepal, the Philippines) to the United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, Bah-rain, or Oman, where they work under...
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Social Text (2009) 27 (4 (101)): 45–66.
Published: 01 December 2009
... impossible but unnecessary,” and his subsequent arguments against its internationalization. 41. As indeed that between India and Bangladesh; historiographically, see the work of Joya Chatterji. For the psychological repercussions of cartography...
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Social Text (2018) 36 (1 (134)): 37–44.
Published: 01 March 2018
... States or Bangladesh to Singapore, logistics was always the transport of slavery, not “free” labor. Logistics remains, as ever, the transport of objects that is held in the movement of things. And the transport of things remains, as ever, logistics’ unrealizable ambition. 1 This double-faced image...
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Social Text (2006) 24 (4 (89)): 87–113.
Published: 01 December 2006
... in Pakistani cities much earlier than in India or neighboring India or Bangladesh long before one heard talk of globaliza- tion and its effects.14 Finally, the American highway system is the source Bangladesh of inspiration for Pakistan’s highway system. The Motorway is represented as an American...
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Social Text (2011) 29 (3 (108)): 1–29.
Published: 01 September 2011
... populations, such as Bengalis, Pashtuns, Sindhis, and Baluchis, that lived within its own bor- ders. Today, more than sixty years after its independence and forty years after the creation of Bangladesh, the Pakistani state has...
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Social Text (2009) 27 (2 (99)): 105–131.
Published: 01 June 2009
... of American interest: Muslim women in Gambia or Bangladesh do not seem to register.) But invariably they are packaged as definitive comments Social Text 99 • Summer 2009 10 7 not on those places but on Islam at large. Similarly...
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Social Text (2017) 35 (2 (131)): 39–67.
Published: 01 June 2017
... Muslim faith and respect for his Bangladeshi roots (he tried to trade vices with God, but “his God was not like that charming white-bearded bungler of the Anglican, Methodist, or Catholic Churches” [117]), he has sent Magid to be raised in Bangladesh from the age of ten, only to see him become...
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Social Text (2005) 23 (2 (83)): 55–69.
Published: 01 June 2005
... hostile to its stand. The forum organized processions and sit-in demonstrations in support of the brothel prostitutes against police atrocities in the neighboring country of Bangladesh. They supported and submitted memorandums on common agendas with leftist trade unions against the economic...
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Social Text (2020) 38 (1 (142)): 1–16.
Published: 01 March 2020
... States but globally; in Saudi Arabia, Indonesia, and Bangladesh they are often poor migrant women and are without labor unions or other protections, often subjected to sexual assault and other forms of violence. 36 To be clear, the problems that radical care seeks to remedy are not just a product...
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Social Text (2012) 30 (2 (111)): 1–20.
Published: 01 June 2012
... Similarly, in 2005 the Indian government began the construc- tion of a barrier along the entire 2,500-mile border between India and Bangladesh in an effort to limit the illegal entry of Bengalis into India.3 At the level of political governance...
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Social Text (2007) 25 (1 (90)): 63–84.
Published: 01 March 2007
..., in other words, between faculty devoting them- selves to Israel and Jewish studies and those focusing not simply on North Africa and the Middle East, but also on South Asian countries such as India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh. In addition...
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Social Text (2006) 24 (1 (86)): 55–79.
Published: 01 March 2006
... Menon killed a store clerk from Pakistan, blinded a clerk from Bangladesh, and then, saying “God Bless America,” murdered Vasudev Patel, an Indian immigrant.1 These were not random acts of violence. Mistaken as being of Middle Eastern descent, many South Asian Americans/immigrants, along...
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Social Text (2016) 34 (3 (128)): 1–25.
Published: 01 September 2016
... and was then brought to the United States by an American family. She was isolated in the suburbs of New York and denied basic items such as a winter coat until she finally left her employer. 15 Alam had a similar story. She was living in an abusive marriage with a police officer in Bangladesh and, after trying...
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Social Text (2016) 34 (3 (128)): 75–102.
Published: 01 September 2016
... with Niger . . . or when George Papandreou made the rather shameful and plaintive remark in October 2011 that “we are not, nor do we have any intention of becoming, India or Bangladesh” . . . something like the threat of the withdrawal of Europeanness was at stake. . . . So it seems to me...