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Social Text (1 September 2008) 26 (3 (96)): 101–121.
Published: 01 September 2008
... figure across the Muslim world, known for using the Bible in order to attack the legitimacy of Christianity.1 Defining his specialty as “comparative religion,” Deedat borrowed from biblical hermeneutics and secular criticism to attack the idea that the Bible is a work of revelation. The polemical...
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Social Text (1 June 2002) 20 (2 (71)): np.
Published: 01 June 2002
..., the Oliver Lake Quintet, and the David Mur- ray Big Band. Her poetry has been extensively anthologized in literary magazines, newspapers, and books, including 360 Degrees: A Revolution of Black Poets, Listen Up!, Aloud: Voices from the Nuyorican Poets Café, The Outlaw Bible of American Poetry, and...
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Social Text (1 September 2014) 32 (3 (120)): 11–28.
Published: 01 September 2014
... long arc of history. “In the Bible poverty is a scandalous position,” writes theologian Gustavo Gutiérrez, “inimical to human dignity and therefore contrary to the will of God.”5 God’s will enacts human progress. “The struggle for...
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Social Text (1 September 2007) 25 (3 (92)): 103–123.
Published: 01 September 2007
... Bible readers it never lost currency in the first place. Perhaps the real counterpoint to the World Social Forum in Porto Alegre is not so much the World Economic Forum in Davos, the gathering of a self-conscious power elite, but rather...
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Social Text (1 September 2008) 26 (3 (96)): 1–9.
Published: 01 September 2008
... own game — exhibiting a mastery of biblical hermeneutics through which he “proved” the fact that the Bible was riddled with errors and could never be the word of God. Larkin’s inter- est is in interrogating the complex form of Deedat’s “evangelism,” which mobilizes historicist, secular...
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Social Text (1 December 2002) 20 (4 (73)): 19–28.
Published: 01 December 2002
... general included Freud along with his daily Bible read- ings, he might recognize anthrax as the return of the repressed. Rather than the darkly awful secrets of the unconscious, the repressed matter to which the anthrax hoax gives...
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Social Text (1 September 2008) 26 (3 (96)): 123–145.
Published: 01 September 2008
... 2) Certainly God concerns Himself with the question. 3) No, it is not a sin to enjoy secular music. But it is also not a sin to cross the street with your eyes closed. It is only not very smart. . . . The Bible says: All things are...
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Social Text (1 December 2001) 19 (4 (69)): 53–65.
Published: 01 December 2001
... shot people indiscriminately. In one house they murdered all eight family members, parishioners of the evangelist church the Assembly of God. The parents died, Bible in hand. All three of these events disrupted the sense of place...
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Social Text (1 March 2007) 25 (1 (90)): 105–115.
Published: 01 March 2007
... is responsible for genocide” (and what about the Bible It is a sign of our times that the academic Left has taken to the principle of academic freedom, not only to defend it against the opportunistic...
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Social Text (1 March 2001) 19 (1 (66)): 19–44.
Published: 01 March 2001
... arisen between missionary and commercial agendas. The Bible was one of the first English texts to be translated and disseminated in a number of South Asian vernaculars. Several outstanding discussions of the impact of the Bible in colonial South Asia have transformed...
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Social Text (1 March 2019) 37 (1 (138)): 51–84.
Published: 01 March 2019
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Social Text (1 September 2008) 26 (3 (96)): 11–37.
Published: 01 September 2008
... public space during and since the war by highly visible, publicized, and competing forms of religion. Ambon’s Christians and Muslims both took to the streets during the conflict: Christians, with Bibles in hand, pictures of Christ floating above the crowd, ambulatory public prayer sessions, and...
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Social Text (1 September 2016) 34 (3 (128)): 105–125.
Published: 01 September 2016
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Social Text (1 September 2001) 19 (3 (68)): 131–149.
Published: 01 September 2001
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Social Text (1 September 2001) 19 (3 (68)): 151.
Published: 01 September 2001
... worker will register me to get an AIDS pension. I hope I can stay here the rest of my life.” During Zé das Drogas’s administration, daily life in the recovery area was structured around worship and Bible studies; now the...
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Social Text (1 March 2013) 31 (1 (114)): 63–81.
Published: 01 March 2013
...- tion over women.43 Yet as Adam One speaks of this passage in the Bible, he upends this theology of domination to emphasize an ethical opening to and attitude of care toward the nonhuman Other: And for Adam himself, the Names of the Animals were...
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Social Text (1 September 2000) 18 (3 (64)): 105–121.
Published: 01 September 2000
... “tolerance”:7 Look, you can build a decent society around the Bible: if you value the Gaia notions that pervade the Old Testament, puzzle over the parables of Jesus, argue about the Epistles, suspect the visions of...
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Social Text (1 June 2016) 34 (2 (127)): 21–44.
Published: 01 June 2016
... not sell as many copies as the Bible. As it turns out, though no one feels the need to talk of it anymore, this thesis on capital’s synthesis of its antithesis was also correct: we have no more master narratives, and in some respect few strong narratives of the kind that have the representational...
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Social Text (1 June 2005) 23 (2 (83)): 109–131.
Published: 01 June 2005
... the party and the move- ments. It was a mixture of humanistic universalism; religion (the Bible, especially Exodus); patriotic and Marxist metaphors; pulp fi ction; folk, black, and popular music; journalese and “high” style, as nurtured in Popular Front circles. The cultural critic David...
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Social Text (1 September 2006) 24 (3 (88)): 99–130.
Published: 01 September 2006
... vary migratory status. in form and activities. Some comités resemble rosary societies; their activi- ties are centered primarily on prayer, Bible study, and the celebration of That the bulk the Virgin’s feast day on 12 December. Most engage in a multitude of cultural and social service...