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Social Text (2003) 21 (1 (74)): 83–109.
Published: 01 March 2003
... as parents of children “like these.” Beyond this, some individual images became, for some clients, a coveted family photograph, representing an imagined future family member much as a fetal sonogram might do. Waiting child images also served as tools in medical screening. Many agencies advised clients...
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Social Text (2000) 18 (1 (62)): 109–134.
Published: 01 March 2000
... and conscripted to low-wage labor. We explore the importance of time clocks, surveillance, and docu- mentation of the routines and intimacies of workers’ and clients’ daily lives in the disciplinary...
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Social Text (2005) 23 (2 (83)): 71–83.
Published: 01 June 2005
....” When people turn to the welfare offi ce in Ohio, they meet CRIS-E— the Client Registry Information System—Enhanced. A computerized information management system of awesome reach and power, CRIS-E runs the show. It leads frontline agency workers through an intake and assessment interview...
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Social Text (2014) 32 (3 (120)): 49–67.
Published: 01 September 2014
..., invited the young clients to fathom their selves, circumscribe an interior, create introspective distance, and learn to manage themselves by constituting a mode of willing braced against the turbu- lence of emotion. “In order to be successful in life...
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Social Text (2001) 19 (3 (68)): 57–89.
Published: 01 September 2001
..., and for the following three months outreach activity in this area was focused on relocating these dispersed clients, a task that became increasingly difficult due to ongoing police interventions and the increasingly colder weather...
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Social Text (2010) 28 (3 (104)): 39–65.
Published: 01 September 2010
... were neither transparent nor preconditioned for believability by the U.S. state, the HCC attorneys framed their clients’ stories with information provided by expert witnesses. These legal, medical, and military authorities not only gave background...
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Social Text (2005) 23 (2 (83)): 55–69.
Published: 01 June 2005
...” of India in “regulating the prostitutes by the State of India” as long as they discriminated against the “mistresses and courtesans of high caste/class male clients.”9 The interest of the local patriarchy was in accord with that of the colonizer and thus helped criminalize prostitutes...
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Social Text (2000) 18 (1 (62)): 81–107.
Published: 01 March 2000
...- bers check up on clients. . . . The potential for paternalism rests on the progress of public administration.27 The new paternalism, therefore, primarily realizes its medicalization via a shift in the culture...
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Social Text (2002) 20 (2 (71)): 93–96.
Published: 01 June 2002
... and aah’s of the clients getting done by the meth girls who were turned out to turn tricks. That was more than we wanted to know. In a covert bell curve moment, the lower than average intelligence quotient of bleached D.C. allocated 20 mill, a buck a pop & mom, to equalize Negroes with psychic...
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Social Text (2005) 23 (1 (82)): 111–134.
Published: 01 March 2005
... report that male clients request school-based scenes involving requests for punishment by an older, female, teacher- like fi gure.47 Spankings and canings are particularly common requests in the contemporary British context. Jean...
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Social Text (2002) 20 (1 (70)): 61–80.
Published: 01 March 2002
... as entrepreneurs selling a product to a client. Carroll’s advice to adjunct faculty doesn’t preclude joining a union or supporting unioniza- wondered, would tion, but in her estimation these sorts of structural changes take consider- able time to implement, and in the meantime she wants to make a living happen...
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Social Text (2006) 24 (2 (87)): 21–33.
Published: 01 June 2006
... to work as a purchase agent with a multinational corporation where his supervisor was from Mexico and his business client was a New Yorker from India. His company’s major export clients were in Southeast Asia and South America. If we take him one more step into the fast-approaching...
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Social Text (2000) 18 (2 (63)): 1–31.
Published: 01 June 2000
... coming into its own as the ideal definition of the postindustrial knowledge worker: com- fortable in an ever-changing environment that demands creative shifts in communication with different kinds of clients and partners; attitudinally geared toward...
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Social Text (2022) 40 (4 (153)): 69–95.
Published: 01 December 2022
... tools. Pani was also interested in the rhetorical possibilities of aesthetically virtuosic designs. This thinking emerged in conjunction with his and a colleague's desire to renew the close working relationship between modernist architecture and the Mexican state—their most lucrative client. Pani's...
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Social Text (2017) 35 (3 (132)): 97–111.
Published: 01 September 2017
... inside the cuy. The problem I’m here contending with seems to be one of closeness and distance: how could this healer from Jesús María and his San Isidrina client come to agree on the fact of the ritual’s efficacy, bridging the gulf of class and the other abysmal social distances that stood between...
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Social Text (2003) 21 (4 (77)): 35–50.
Published: 01 December 2003
...- flicts of interest, stipulating that a single accounting firm may no longer serve as both auditor and consultant for the same client. What effect will these reforms have? Certainly, to the extent that reforms pertaining to financial...
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Social Text (2007) 25 (4 (93)): 1–16.
Published: 01 December 2007
... circuits, increasingly treat faculty as dangerous people whose dissenting speech — especially when tenured — signals a threat to the well-being of both the institution and their clients, the undergraduate students. We are thus talking...
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Social Text (2001) 19 (4 (69)): 67–91.
Published: 01 December 2001
.... Pathetically, the women are excited by Bachoo’s new scheme, trusting him once again with their lives. Just a few scenes earlier, he had threatened one of them when she refused to leave the gravesite one night to go and service a client...
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Social Text (2003) 21 (1 (74)): 111–127.
Published: 01 March 2003
... of her family’s subsistence. The “helping hand” Luciana and her neighbors received from their well-off “clients” who, like myself, lived in middle-class residential districts close to the squatter settlement, was but one of their extralocal resources. Another important bit of support came from...
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Social Text (2013) 31 (2 (115)): 103–121.
Published: 01 June 2013
... about the hindrances posed by the regulatory requirements of government, and, whenever possible, makes opportunistic use of state resources to serve his and his clients’ private needs, as he does, for example, when he cajoles an assistant commissioner...