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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 project...
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Social Text (1 September 2003) 21 (3 (76)): 59–83.
Published: 01 September 2003
... Davis turns his apocalyptic gaze onto the post– September 11 state of New York City: “All this adds up to a fiscal crisis of a magnitude that may dwarf the notorious municipal meltdown of the mid-1970s. Certainly this is the case in New York City where Felix Rohatyn, the city’s bank-appointed...
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Social Text (1 December 2013) 31 (4 (117)): 79–97.
Published: 01 December 2013
... 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 Bank for over a...
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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
... 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 new way to misrepresent the nature of Israel’s...
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Social Text (1 September 2007) 25 (3 (92)): 125–145.
Published: 01 September 2007
... 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 thinkers to reject the very categories of “labor...
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Social Text (1 June 2008) 26 (2 (95)): 61–81.
Published: 01 June 2008
... 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 centers with a...
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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
... success story. It emerges not out of utopian principles or privileged contexts but out of a desperate reality and redirection of what seemed infl exible, commercial, scientifi c, and state logic toward equitable outcomes. In 1992 the World Bank and the Brazilian government approved an...
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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 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
... understandings of the subprime crisis but represented in such a way as to reconcile their erasure. On 17 September 2011, Occupy Wall Street began in Zuccotti Park (Liberty Plaza) in Manhattan’s financial district with the goal of “fighting back against the corrosive power of major banks and multinational...
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Social Text (1 December 2006) 24 (4 (89)): 67–85.
Published: 01 December 2006
... fitting about this attitude, for the prickly pear typically grows wild, finding its home in marginal areas — such as the ruins of destroyed Palestinian villages — in much the same way as Israeli settlement colonies have appeared on hilltops throughout the West Bank.7 This diverges sharply from the...