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Social Text (2011) 29 (3 (108)): 51–72.
Published: 01 September 2011
... corresponding figure, homo sacer , or sacred man. It does so through a discussion of Alfonso Cuarón's 2006 film Children of Men , looking at how the film's story line—an infertile world in which one refugee, Kee, is found to be pregnant—links pregnancy to political systems that regulate who gets counted...
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Social Text (2003) 21 (1 (74)): 83–109.
Published: 01 March 2003
...Lisa Cartwright Duke University Press 2003 Photographs of “Waiting Children” THE TRANSNATIONAL ADOPTION MARKET This essay considers the place of visual media, specifically child portrait Lisa Cartwright...
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Social Text (2006) 24 (3 (88)): 13–33.
Published: 01 September 2006
...Melanie Nicholson Duke University Press 2006 Without Their Children Rethinking Motherhood a mong Tr ansn ation al Migr ant...
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Social Text (2008) 26 (4 (97)): 97–105.
Published: 01 December 2008
... that “the child” summons the fantasy of a future. Nevertheless, we must critically supplement his analysis by asking, which child, whose fantasized future? © 2008 Duke University Press 2008 “What Do Children Learn at School?” Necropedagogy and the Future of the Dead Child Ann Pellegrini Louis...
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Published: 01 June 2022
Figure 2. The inclusion of children in the image—meant to stress AnthroCart's feature of “child-safe” technology—shows the potential instilled into home office technologies. Image from Zimmerman, Home Office Design , 80. More
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Social Text (2014) 32 (4 (121)): 39.
Published: 01 December 2014
...D-L Alvarez © 2014 Duke University Press 2014 D-­L Alvarez, Cry, used children’s clothes, each tailored to fit a person approximately 5'11" tall and of average body size, 2007. Courtesy of the artist Social Text 121 • Vol. 32, No. 4...
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Social Text (2020) 38 (1 (142)): 67–88.
Published: 01 March 2020
...Leyla Savloff This article discusses two intertwined forms of care that engage with incarcerated women in Argentina. First, it examines the consequences of a policy change that allows incarcerated women who are pregnant and/or caregivers of small children to serve their time at home. Institutional...
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Social Text (2014) 32 (3 (120)): 49–67.
Published: 01 September 2014
... experts under changing political winds. Re-willing not only disciplines and subjectivates children, it also divides them along class lines, directing each toward different expectations about what a life could be. © 2014 Duke University Press 2014 The Will to What? Class, Time, and Re-­Willing...
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Social Text (2015) 33 (2 (123)): 99–120.
Published: 01 June 2015
...Armando García In light of the current immigration debate, and in particular the state-sponsored carceral arguments most recently sparked by the arrival of Central American refugee children on the US-Mexico border, this article takes cues from the late José Esteban Muñoz’s call to sense...
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Social Text (2019) 37 (4 (141)): 1–21.
Published: 01 December 2019
... held in detention at Dilley, Texas, the existential enemy par excellence of the Trump administration. The reasons for their flight elucidate the particular ways in which gang violence against them and their children is gendered, showing how heteropatriarchy is decisive in both Mara violence and ICE...
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Social Text (2020) 38 (1 (142)): 89–107.
Published: 01 March 2020
... and potentialities of not-doing and the affective feelings of suspicion that exist for Afro-Barbadian parents who have refused the care of the HPV vaccine for their adolescent children amid an epidemic of cervical cancer in the developing world. Copyright © 2020 Duke University Press 2020 human...
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Social Text (2022) 40 (2 (151)): 21–48.
Published: 01 June 2022
...Figure 2. The inclusion of children in the image—meant to stress AnthroCart's feature of “child-safe” technology—shows the potential instilled into home office technologies. Image from Zimmerman, Home Office Design , 80. ...
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Social Text (2009) 27 (4 (101)): 67–94.
Published: 01 December 2009
... of a young African American man, a set of twentieth-century arcade photographs, a viciously racist 1898 alphabet book by E. W. Kemble, and a black doll called “Uncle Tom” that was whipped in the 1850s by a white girl who would grow up to write best-selling children's books. These readings show how...
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Social Text (2003) 21 (3 (76)): 39–57.
Published: 01 September 2003
... Teresa Ortiz stress and trauma compared two groups: postinstitutionalized children and Laura Briggs adopted from Romania by U.S. families, and post–foster care children adopted by U.S. families. By virtually any measure—age at adoption, aggressiveness toward peers and family, trouble getting along...
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Social Text (2003) 21 (1 (74)): 29–55.
Published: 01 March 2003
... . The children can't wait: China's emerging model for intercountry adoption . Cambridge, Mass.: China Seas. Chang, Kimberly. 2001 . Personal communication. Chen, Vivia. 1999 . No recipe for being Chinese-American. Families with Children from China 6 : 17 -18. Davies, Lindsay. 2000 . Navel gazing...
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Social Text (2003) 21 (1 (74)): 111–127.
Published: 01 March 2003
... no Brasil: Retrato de uma estabilidade inaceitável. Revista Brasileira de ciências sociais 15 : 123 -42. Bartholet, Elizabeth. 1999 . Nobody's children: Abuse and neglect, foster drift, and the adoption alternative. Boston: Beacon. Blum, Ann S. 1998 . Public welfare and child circulation...
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Social Text (2003) 21 (1 (74)): 1–5.
Published: 01 March 2003
...Toby Alice Volkman Duke University Press 2003 This content is made freely available by the publisher. It may not be redistributed or altered. All rights reserved. Brown, Jane. 2002. International-Adopt-Talk@yahoogroups.com . Cartwright, Lisa. n.d. On the bodies of children: Media...
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Social Text (2008) 26 (1 (94)): 115–133.
Published: 01 March 2008
... are you from?” Upon learning we were from Korea, they would often divulge their family connections to Korea with a disconcerting frankness: they had children, nieces, and nephews adopted from Korea, they would say, or had friends with adopted Korean children. Some announced to me their plans...
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Social Text (2003) 21 (1 (74)): 7–27.
Published: 01 March 2003
... York: Basic. Sants, H. J. 1964 . Genealogical bewilderment in children with substitute parents. British Journal of Medical Psychology 37 : 133 -41. Simmel, Georg. [1908] 1978 . The philosophy of money. Sohn-Rethel, Alfred. 1983 . Intellectual and manual labor. Atlantic Highlands, NJ...
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Social Text (2003) 21 (1 (74)): 57–81.
Published: 01 March 2003
...: Space, identity, and the politics of difference. Cultural Anthropology 7 : 6 -23. Herrmann, Kenneth J., Jr., and Barbara Kasper. 1992 . International adoption: The exploitation of women and children. Affilia 7 : 45 -58. Hubinette, Tobias. 2002 . The adoption issue in Korea:Diaspora politics...