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Social Text (2011) 29 (2 (107)): 47–66.
Published: 01 June 2011
... Dust (2000), imagines itself as a competitor for the production of truth; Canadian novelist Alan Cumyn's Burridge Unbound (2000) serves as an analogue prone to similar forces of fragmentation; and David Park's vision of a fictional commission in Northern Ireland, The Truth Commissioner (2008...
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Published: 01 March 2019
Figure 3 Indian Peace Commission members in council with Arapahos and Cheyennes at Fort Laramie. Print by Alexander Gardner, 1868, Reserve Collection IV.3.4, 25159. Courtesy of the Minnesota Historical Society. More
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Social Text (2009) 27 (3 (100)): 169–170.
Published: 01 September 2009
... Stanley Aronowitz, Randy Martin, Sohnya Sayres, and Toby Miller discuss the reasons why Social Text is not a peer-reviewed journal and shed light on the nature of collective meetings. The conversation around the submissions and commissions at the meetings was ephemeral but also constituted...
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Social Text (2007) 25 (2 (91)): 23–37.
Published: 01 June 2007
... countries, indigenous peoples suffered the worst of the atrocities, including the rapes extensively documented by the Guatemalan Comisión para el Esclare- cimiento Histórico (Commission on Historical Clarification, henceforth CEH) and by the Peruvian...
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Social Text (2019) 37 (1 (138)): 107–115.
Published: 01 March 2019
...Figure 3 Indian Peace Commission members in council with Arapahos and Cheyennes at Fort Laramie. Print by Alexander Gardner, 1868, Reserve Collection IV.3.4, 25159. Courtesy of the Minnesota Historical Society. ...
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Social Text (2005) 23 (2 (83)): 1–19.
Published: 01 June 2005
... of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) in 2003, the Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2004 (Patriot Act II), and The 9/11 Commission Report released in the summer of 2004.4 The Patriot Act was passed...
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Social Text (2005) 23 (2 (83)): 55–69.
Published: 01 June 2005
... of several agencies such as the National Commission for Women (NCW), the National Human Rights Commission, and the Department of Women and Child Welfare. Traffi ck- ing, child prostitution, and risk from infection became primary concerns, although reworking the legal basis of the Immoral Traffi c...
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Social Text (2007) 25 (3 (92)): 103–123.
Published: 01 September 2007
... Commission on Central America called for increased cultural ties between the United States and the region in which it was becoming increasingly embroiled. The Kissinger Commission, as it was known, addressed what it understood to be the economic liberation of the subcontinent. Central...
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Social Text (2015) 33 (4 (125)): 109–130.
Published: 01 December 2015
... the formation of an official commission to investigate the conditions of Chi- nese contract labor in Cuba. Taking advantage of this international pub- licity, Wong published his account in the New York Times just months after the commission concluded its eight...
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Social Text (2008) 26 (2 (95)): np.
Published: 01 June 2008
... research and published on the civil war in Northern Ireland, the South African Truth Commission, policing homelessness, and AIDS in New York City, and is currently writing a book for Duke University Press titled “The Animal and the Subjectile: A Political Theory of the Virtual.” Sandya...
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Social Text (2024) 42 (1 (158)): 81–101.
Published: 01 March 2024
... were stayed. Using Plato's analogy against him, South African human rights commissioner Reverend Chris Nissen called the city's actions against Qolani a “performative show of force, both in terms of numbers and tactics.” In an interview with South African news outlet News24, Nissen argued that, beyond...
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Social Text (2020) 38 (3 (144)): 27–53.
Published: 01 September 2020
... . The New Jim Crow . New York : New Press , 2011 . American Civil Liberties Union . “ Racial Disparities in Sentencing Hearing on Reports of Racism in the Justice System of the United States .” Submitted to the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights 153rd Session , October 27 , 2014...
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Social Text (2003) 21 (4 (77)): 35–50.
Published: 01 December 2003
... government positions. Former Enron executive Max Yzaquirre became head of the Texas Public Utility Commission. At the federal level, Lawrence Lindsey, the first chief economic advisor to George W. Bush, is a former Enron advisor, and Timothy...
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Social Text (2020) 38 (2 (143)): 73–96.
Published: 01 June 2020
... Assembly into considering its official complaint against South Africa. 50 But such efforts, including the thousands of petitions directed at the UN Human Rights Commission (HRC), met with stubborn resistance and rejection. 51 In an episode with resonances for our story, in 1947 W. E. B. Du Bois...
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Social Text (2010) 28 (4 (105)): 65–89.
Published: 01 December 2010
... of a Social Text 105 • Winter 2010 6 7 traditional “enemy” language with an emerging “network” discourse. Commissioned by the Pentagon in 2003 and declassified in 2006, this document outlines a new era of information warfare. The word...
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Social Text (2000) 18 (3 (64)): 29–45.
Published: 01 September 2000
... been planned by the society. She recalled bitterly: We had set up a number of commissions [within SPW to deal with organiza- tion of the Congress], but Masturah Khanum would negotiate matters...
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Social Text (2007) 25 (2 (91)): np.
Published: 01 June 2007
... of British Anti-Americanism,” in Anti-Americanism, edited by Andrew Ross and Kristin Ross (New York University Press), and “Defusing the English Patient,” an essay on the film adaptation of Michael Ondaatje’s novel commissioned for A Companion to Literature and Film, edited by Robert Stam...
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Social Text (2006) 24 (2 (87)): np.
Published: 01 June 2006
... novel commissioned for A Companion to Literature and Film, ed. Robert Stam (Blackwell). Ana Dopico teaches in the Department of Comparative Literature and the Department of Spanish and Portuguese at New York University. She is the author of “Houses Divided: Political Imaginaries and Genea...
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Social Text (2022) 40 (4 (153)): 125–151.
Published: 01 December 2022
... with electricity and is a private investor-owned utility (IOU), which means, despite being regulated by public state commissions, it exists to make a profit. In contemporary IOUs like DTE Energy, the histories of US electrification by private utilities and electricity as a commodity live on to continue to shape...
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Social Text (2002) 20 (3 (72)): np.
Published: 01 September 2002
... University of New York) and The Shock of Arrival: Reflections on Postcolonial Experience (South End). Her new book of poems, Illiterate Heart (Northwestern University Press), is winner of the 2002 Pen Open Book Award. She is currently at work on a commission from the Royal Festival Hall, London...