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Social Text (1 March 2014) 32 (1 (118)): 67–92.
Published: 01 March 2014
...” seed bank as an autonomous, self-organizing archive that embraces entropy in its biological, knowledge-sharing, and sociopolitical dimensions. I argue that, in addition to constructing an antihegemonic model of archival practice, this seed bank initiative teaches us that the growing influence of...
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Social Text (1 December 2016) 34 (4 (129)): 87–110.
Published: 01 December 2016
... conversation and collaboration among attorneys, doctors, professors, university students, and imams, which had heretofore been highly restricted and regulated by Israel’s carceral practices in the West Bank and Gaza. The deportees—those who in Giorgio Agamben’s estimation had been literally abandoned in a zone...
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Social Text (1 June 2011) 29 (2 (107)): 67–97.
Published: 01 June 2011
...Helga Tawil-Souri In Palestine/Israel, different colored identification cards are mandated by the Israeli state apparatus to Palestinians in the West Bank, the Gaza Strip, East Jerusalem, and those who are citizens of Israel. The article traces the development of the bureaucracy of the Palestinian...
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Social Text (1 September 2012) 30 (3 (112)): 1–26.
Published: 01 September 2012
... histories of settler colonialism for ’48 Palestinians, who are simultaneously visible/invisible, indigenous/inauthentic, and absent/present. We argue that this new genre of rap reimagines the geography of the nation, linking the experiences of these “’48 Palestinians” to those in the West Bank, in Gaza, and...
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Social Text (1 June 2013) 31 (2 (115)): 103–121.
Published: 01 June 2013
... imposed on African nation-states by the International Monetary Fund and World Bank’s structural adjustment programs. African creative artists have long tempted their local readerships with the tales of moral corruption, guile, and hard-boiled individualism that are the stock-in-trade of pulp fiction, but...
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Social Text (1 March 2014) 32 (1 (118)): 1–21.
Published: 01 March 2014
...Rebecca Gould This essay examines the graffiti that covers the portion of the West Bank’s segregation wall that traverses Bethlehem. That the majority of the representations covering the wall are intended for international rather than local consumption complicates the prevalent tendency in the...
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Social Text (1 June 2004) 22 (2 (79)): 81–99.
Published: 01 June 2004
...Silvia Federici; George Caffentzis Duke University Press 2004 This content is made freely available by the publisher. It may not be redistributed or altered. All rights reserved. Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU). 2000 . The World Bank-Nigerian University system innovation...
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Social Text (1 September 2003) 21 (3 (76)): 59–83.
Published: 01 September 2003
... York City where Felix Rohatyn, the city’s bank-appointed financial overlord from 1973 to 1993, has warned of approaching bankruptcy as City Hall grapples with a pro- jected $6 billion deficit in a $40 billion budget” (Davis 2001, 46). While Davis draws perverse solace from Rohatyn’s words, which...
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Social Text (1 December 2013) 31 (4 (117)): 79–97.
Published: 01 December 2013
... viable Palestinian entity, a state-­in-­the-­making, in the West Bank. Yet, to the seventeen undergraduate and graduate students of the University of New Mexico’s Israel/Palestine Field School, Obama’s speech seemed oddly tangential, even irrelevant. We had been traveling throughout the West...
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Social Text (1 December 2003) 21 (4 (77)): 139–153.
Published: 01 December 2003
...: Cambridge University Press. Weintraub, Jeff. 1997 . The theory and politics of the public/private distinction. In Public and private in thought and practice , edited by Jeff Weintraub and Krishna Kumar. Chicago:University of Chicago Press. World Bank. 1997. Helping countries combat corruption: The...
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Social Text (1 September 2006) 24 (3 (88)): 81–98.
Published: 01 September 2006
... driver’s license of things like a driver’s license and a bank account, and these difficulties have increased since 11 September 2001. The following comments of and a bank farmworkers highlight the importance of...
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Social Text (1 June 2003) 21 (2 (75)): 1–6.
Published: 01 June 2003
... Israel’s continued occupation and expanded colonization of the West and Ella Shohat Bank and Gaza, an expansion facilitated by the Oslo accords of 1993 and disguised under the name of “the peace process.” Within a year, however, the launching of the worldwide war on terror provided Washington with a...
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Social Text (1 September 2007) 25 (3 (92)): 125–145.
Published: 01 September 2007
... photographs of Sebas- tião Salgado and the other by the graphs and pie charts of the World Bank report. Though both are powerful, even inescapable, neither resolve the imaginative crisis of the figure of labor. In the final part, I address this sense of imaginative crisis that has led many contemporary...
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Social Text (1 June 2008) 26 (2 (95)): 61–81.
Published: 01 June 2008
... of thousands of educated and professional Pal- estinians from the West Bank and Gaza in the following decades, and the ghettoization of Palestinian society there as a consequence of military occupation and thus isolation from the larger Arab hinterland, left Palestin- ian urban...
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Social Text (1 December 2009) 27 (4 (101)): 97–107.
Published: 01 December 2009
... Athens, and marched in protest in the central streets, breaking into and burning banks and big commercial firms. Similar eruptions occurred simultaneously in other Greek cities as well. By midnight, private TV chan- nels were transmitting an unreal spectacle of cities in flames. For the...
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Social Text (1 September 2004) 22 (3 (80)): 105–132.
Published: 01 September 2004
... 1992 the World Bank and the Brazilian government approved an unprecedented $250 million aid package for the creation of a new National AIDS Program whose aim was to reverse what international experts were calling the “Africanization” of AIDS in Brazil.1 AIDS activists, politicians, economists...
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Social Text (1 December 2002) 20 (4 (73)): 91–119.
Published: 01 December 2002
... against boys: How misguided feminism is harming our young men . New York:Simon & Schuster. Holden, C. 1999 . No evidence for the sperm wars. Science 286.5448 : 2265 . Karow, A. 1997 . Implications of tissue banking for human reproductive medicine. In Reproductive tissue banking:Scientific...
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Social Text (1 June 2019) 37 (2): 29–65.
Published: 01 June 2019
... money accounts, contracts, ledgers, portfolios, and bank paper. 34 The incalculabilities of the slave trade and of plantation production—in which enslaved persons were said to be “pieces” of slave cargo lost or abandoned overboard during the middle passage, or else subjected to physical, sexual...
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Social Text (1 June 2008) 26 (2 (95)): np.
Published: 01 June 2008
...; and most recently dynamics of class and community in three urban com- munities in the West Bank. She is the editor of and a contributor to Liv- ing Palestine: Family Survival, Resistance, and Mobility under Occupation (2006). ...
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Social Text (1 June 2018) 36 (2 (135)): 19–39.
Published: 01 June 2018
... of “fighting back against the corrosive power of major banks and multinational corporations over the democratic process, and the role of Wall Street in creating an economic collapse that has caused the greatest recession in generations.” 12 In a short time, Occupy protests were established in...