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Social Text (2004) 22 (3 (80)): 105–132.
Published: 01 September 2004
...João Biehl João Biehl 2004 The Activist State GLOBAL PHARMACEUTIC ALS, AIDS, AND CITIZENSHIP IN BRAZIL The AIDS Model João Biehl...
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Social Text (2013) 31 (2 (115)): 1–17.
Published: 01 June 2013
...Jane Elliott; Gillian Harkins This essay introduces the special issue “Genres of Neoliberalism,” which considers the relationship between neoliberalism and aesthetic formations across a range of sites, including Argentina, Brazil, Canada, England, Hong Kong, Kenya, Mali, the Philippines...
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Social Text (2015) 33 (4 (125)): 35–57.
Published: 01 December 2015
... that occurred in 1798 in the state of Bahia, Brazil, the author argues for the importance of shifting from historical methods that attempt to recover or reveal evidence of secrets within archival records to a focus on why both judges and suspects were motivated to keep secrets during interrogations...
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Social Text (2019) 37 (1 (138)): 87–105.
Published: 01 March 2019
...Yuko Miki This article delves into the strange, contradictory archives of the illegal transatlantic slave trade that flourished between Angola and Brazil in the mid-nineteenth century. The article interweaves contemporary archival encounters with the documentary trail of a notorious slave ship...
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Social Text (2021) 39 (2 (147)): 25–49.
Published: 01 June 2021
..., a frequency the article terms sequelae . Policing stretches and bends time and space as part of its (un)gendering practice. Through a brief survey of cases in Brazil and the United States, this article considers sequelae as a new arithmetic for calculating the multiple frequencies of police terror against...
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Social Text (2003) 21 (1 (74)): 111–127.
Published: 01 March 2003
.... An unexpected reversal: Charting the course of international adoption in Brazil. Adoption and Fostering Journal . Fonseca, Claudia, and Jurema Brites. 1989 . Le sacré en famille. Cahiers du Brésil contemporain 8 : 5 -40. Goldstein, Donna. 1998 . Nothing bad intended: Child discipline, punishment...
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Social Text (2001) 19 (3 (68)): 131–149.
Published: 01 September 2001
... Ziegler (with photographs by Timm Rauter). 1997 . Eigenes Leben: Ausflüge in die unbekannte Gesellschaft, in der wir leben . Munich: Verlag C. H. Beck. Biehl, João. 1999 . Other life: AIDS,biopolitics, and subjectivity in Brazil's zones of social abandonment . Ann Arbor, Mich.: UMI Dissertation...
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Social Text (2008) 26 (3 (96)): 123–145.
Published: 01 September 2008
... of the inhabitants, later explained to me that listening to gospel on a radio that broadcast funk afterward was not right: “The light does not combine with the darkness, that is why they play only gospel on El Shadai.” Pentecostal Media in Brazil...
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Published: 01 March 2019
Death records of anonymous Africans rescued from illegal slave ships and held at the House of Correction in Rio de Janeiro, collected at the Arquivo Nacional, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, IJ7 11. Photograph by Yuko Miki. More
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Social Text (2001) 19 (3 (68)): 151.
Published: 01 September 2001
... Dead Language João Biehl There is a place in the South of Brazil called Vita. Vita was founded in 1987 by Zé das Drogas, a former street kid and drug dealer. After having converted to Pentecostalism, Zé had a vision in which the Spirit told him...
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Social Text (2022) 40 (1 (150)): 91–108.
Published: 01 March 2022
... urban forest Morro da Babilônia (Babilonia Hill), a favela near the famous Copacabana Beach in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, is the site of a successful decade-long project of urban reforestation. The project results from an alliance between community, local government, and a large retail center...
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Social Text (2008) 26 (3 (96)): 59–78.
Published: 01 September 2008
... has built up a style of prayer that emphasizes physical commitment, bodily transformation, and a living experience of the power of God. Disseminated electronically in different media formats, Padre Marcelo’s aerobics have made him famous throughout Brazil. At stake here, as I argue below...
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Social Text (2008) 26 (3 (96)): np.
Published: 01 September 2008
... Research, University of Amsterdam. Her research interests deal with the versatile articulations of media technologies, body, space, and ethics applied to the Catholic Charismatic Renewal in Brazil. In the past she has pursued interests in physical anthropology, museum studies, and material culture...
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Social Text (2019) 37 (1 (138)): 85.
Published: 01 March 2019
...Death records of anonymous Africans rescued from illegal slave ships and held at the House of Correction in Rio de Janeiro, collected at the Arquivo Nacional, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, IJ7 11. Photograph by Yuko Miki. ...
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Social Text (2003) 21 (3 (76)): 85–108.
Published: 01 September 2003
... American writing—but they also published Allan Young’s essay on being gay in Brazil (which includes advice about when to pay the partner), and E. A. Lacey’s fascinating piece on how to pick up boys in Latin America, published in 1979...
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Social Text (2003) 21 (3 (76)): 109–134.
Published: 01 September 2003
... . The History of Sexuality: An Introduction . New York: Vintage. Freyre, Gilberto. 1963 . Brazil . Washington, D.C.: Pan American Union,Organization of American States. ____. 1946 . The Masters and the Slaves: A Study in the Development of Brazilian Civilization . New York City: Knopf. Galeano...
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Social Text (2001) 19 (4 (69)): 53–65.
Published: 01 December 2001
... networks of the city (and of Brazil) and, most importantly, Betinho (Herbert de Souza), leader of the Citizen Action Initiative against Hunger and director of the Brazilian Institute for Social and Economic Analysis (IBASE), a center for social research and activism on a wide range of social issues...
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Social Text (2009) 27 (1 (98)): 1–9.
Published: 01 March 2009
... formations that rendered large segments of African-descended popula- tions in places like the Dominican Republic, Brazil, Lusophone Africa, and Europe something other than black. The unique racial formations within which these populations exist complicate thinking about diaspora as a community...
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Social Text (2014) 32 (2 (119)): 53–75.
Published: 01 June 2014
... on the outskirts of a city that used us Cape Verdeans to help rule other Africans, . . . it makes Kriolu something else. Kriolu is a certain stance related to somewhere else. It’s Cape Verde; it’s America (Merka); it’s other parts of Europe; it’s Brazil; it’s Africa. Kriolu is a lot...
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Social Text (2018) 36 (3 (136)): 71–91.
Published: 01 September 2018
... integration, security, and development by creating infrastructure to link all of Brazil through telephones and televisual systems. In the case of Brazil, the primary emphasis was on television, as it was understood to more directly serve the national economy than film by simultaneously integrating more...