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Social Text (1 December 2001) 19 (4 (69)): 115–143.
Published: 01 December 2001
...Samantha King Duke University Press 2001 Alperson, M. 1995 . Corporate giving strategies that add business value . New York: Conference Board. Altman, R. 1996 . Waking up/fighting back:The politics of breast cancer . Boston: Little, Brown &Co. Arnott, N. 1994 . Marketing...
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Published: 01 June 2017
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Social Text (1 June 2017) 35 (2 (131)): 93–118.
Published: 01 June 2017
...Figure 2 caraballo-farman, Extractions 1 , 2010. 3D print of breast cancer tumor in ABS plastic Figure 2. caraballo-farman, Extractions 1, 2010. 3D print of breast cancer tumor in ABS plastic ...
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Social Text (1 June 2019) 37 (2): 1–28.
Published: 01 June 2019
... Education of genetic science. 1 The Court’s decision struck down biotech company Myriad Genetics, Inc.’s near twenty-year exclusive patent rights over the biological substance of the BRCA tumor suppressor genes, popularly called the “breast cancer genes” due to their association with elevated breast and...
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Social Text (1 March 2011) 29 (1 (106)): np.
Published: 01 March 2011
... Moral Imagination in Botswana (Indiana University Press). Currently she is a fellow at the Wissenschaftskolleg zu Berlin where she is completing a book about Botswana’s lone cancer ward. Clapperton Chakanetsa Mavhunga is assistant professor at Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s Program in...
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Social Text (1 December 2001) 19 (4 (69)): np.
Published: 01 December 2001
... Heroes, and the Reproduction of Ciudad Juárez Melissa W. Wright 93 An All-Consuming Cause: Breast Cancer, Corporate Philanthropy, and the Market for Generosity Samantha King 115 Contributors Fawzia Afzal-Khan is a...
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Social Text (1 March 2018) 36 (1 (134)): 91–93.
Published: 01 March 2018
... repulsed that, no matter how many napkins you use, you can’t wipe the stench away. You want to vote for Obama (the first time), but you are deep in treatment for cancer and your body rebels every chance it can get. You arrive at the polling place, and the line to vote stretches around one short...
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Social Text (1 June 2011) 29 (2 (107)): 121–127.
Published: 01 June 2011
.... Unable to travel to the south, now I am stuck here, in the Tristes Tropics of Cancer. Health Ahuja • Abu Zubaydah and the Caterpillar In the ER, I have my headphones on, I listen to Coldplay: Am I part of the cure or...
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Social Text (1 September 2017) 35 (3 (132)): 113–117.
Published: 01 September 2017
... confessed—not merely to being violent, but historically contingent, paranoid, cancerous— long after we have put it to pasture, the Object haunts. The Object haunts through its staunch refusal to pronounce itself hunter or hunted, through its insistence on killing and being the kill. Its wild...
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Social Text (1 March 2002) 20 (1 (70)): 105–136.
Published: 01 March 2002
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Social Text (1 September 2002) 20 (3 (72)): np.
Published: 01 September 2002
... (Routledge), Global Obscenities (New York University Press), and Manmade Breast Cancers (Cornell Uni- versity Press). She presently works with feminists in Cairo, Egypt; Accra, Ghana; and Mumbai and Hyderabad in India on antiglobalization politics. Stefano Harney teaches sociology at the City University...
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Social Text (1 March 2017) 35 (1 (130)): 79–99.
Published: 01 March 2017
... sexuality. But more than the body of the woman with cancer, the body of the injured soldier becomes a kind of avatar of the nation itself, both in its form and function and in the arrangements of life it entails. Historians have been particularly apt at demonstrating the ways this figure is instrumental...
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Social Text (1 June 2018) 36 (2 (135)): 145–164.
Published: 01 June 2018
..., prisons, and parole rolls with Black and brown bodies also fill those bodies with cancers, fed by radiation, stress, trauma, and chronic vulnerability to state violence and toxic ecologies alike. And when they carve my name inside the concrete I hope it forever reads . . . “It takes muscular...
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Social Text (1 September 2001) 19 (3 (68)): 115–129.
Published: 01 September 2001
... the technological and organizational ability of the military to effect the easy removal of all geopolitical pathology. But soon the media reported the first soldier who was a victim of cancer, triggering restlessness among volunteers and their families...
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Social Text (1 December 2001) 19 (4 (69)): 1–5.
Published: 01 December 2001
... consumption (Afro Reggae as a corpo- ration, a nongovernmental organization, and a social movement; breast cancer activism as a feel-good substitute for rationally funded research); and novel forms of ambivalence and instability visvis the nation-state (Sita’s shifting place in India’s national story, and...
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Social Text (1 December 2014) 32 (4 (121)): 41–46.
Published: 01 December 2014
... preparations made over the years. What does it mean to be without suspicion and to also mourn in advance? While Johnson was likely gesturing to the cancer that had taken hold of de Man’s body for a decade, her instruction to us as we proceed into her book marks the kind of space her teacher always made...
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Social Text (1 March 2000) 18 (1 (62)): 135–141.
Published: 01 March 2000
... mothers as a “cancer,” as the “undeserving poor.” Responding to Moynihan’s characterization of the “black matriarchy,” she noted that “AFDC is like a supersexist marriage. You trade in a man for the man.”19 The current...
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Social Text (1 December 2017) 35 (4): 53–86.
Published: 01 December 2017
... 1881 and 1919. 10 Speaking thus from the belly of southern white political power in the postbellum period, the SSS pamphlets touted the tonic as a cure for every kind of ill, including scrofula, consumption, catarrh, rheumatism, cancer, and eczema. More covertly, SSS also marketed itself as a cure...
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Social Text (1 September 2014) 32 (3 (120)): 69–86.
Published: 01 September 2014
... cancer (although these “rich” diseases absolutely affect poorer popula- tions). Obesity is most often cast by press coverage within and outside of India as a problem of the urban middle classes, such that the metabolic body fits with relative ease into...
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Social Text (1 September 2008) 26 (3 (96)): 59–78.
Published: 01 September 2008
...- ness at the sight of blood. Instead, he moved on to work in a beauty parlor for a while and later became a teacher of physical education. At the age of twenty-one, confronted by the death of a close cousin in a car accident and the diagnosis of cancer in his aunt, he made the decision to become a...