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Social Text (1 December 2003) 21 (4 (77)): 1–7.
Published: 01 December 2003
... CORRUPTION IN CORPORATE CULTURE As bombs showered Baghdad in spring 2003, the spate of corruption scan- Randy Martin dals from a year earlier could easily have seemed a distant memory. In the and Ella Shohat context of an awesome war, corruption might have seemed a minor domestic affair no longer...
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Social Text (1 December 2003) 21 (4 (77)): 139–153.
Published: 01 December 2003
... Giroux. Fukuyama, Francis. 1995 . Trust: The social virtues and the creation of prosperity . New York: The Free Press. ———. 1999 . The great disruption . New York: The Free Press. Galtung, Fredrik, and Jeremy Pope. 1999 . The global coalition against corruption: Evaluating transparency...
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Social Text (1 December 2003) 21 (4 (77)): 9–33.
Published: 01 December 2003
... . Rev. ed. Malden, Mass.: Blackwell. Euben, Peter. 1989 . Political science and political corruption. In Political theory and conceptual change ,edited by T. Ball, J. Farr, and R. L. Hanson. Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press. Foucault, Michel. 1965 . Madness and civilization: A...
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Social Text (1 June 2007) 25 (2 (91)): 103–142.
Published: 01 June 2007
... Image Files Corrupted 105 are correlate with the hallucinatory proximity of television or with the transformation of thought that emerges at the point where social relations are overtaken by the network and the...
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Social Text (1 June 2013) 31 (2 (115)): 103–121.
Published: 01 June 2013
... imposed on African nation-states by the International Monetary Fund and World Bank’s structural adjustment programs. African creative artists have long tempted their local readerships with the tales of moral corruption, guile, and hard-boiled individualism that are the stock-in-trade of pulp fiction, but...
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Social Text (1 December 2003) 21 (4 (77)): np.
Published: 01 December 2003
... 2003 Contents Corruption in Corporate Culture Special Issue Editors Randy Martin and Ella Shohat Introduction: Corruption in Corporate Culture Randy Martin and Ella Shohat 1 The Construction of...
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Social Text (1 December 2003) 21 (4 (77)): 51–67.
Published: 01 December 2003
... of many innocent men. Making a public exam- ple of a broad array of people, ranging from ordinary American citizens to dissenters, undocumented workers, and refugees, as well as powerful and corrupt leaders, creates an atmosphere of...
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Social Text (1 December 2012) 30 (4 (113)): 25–53.
Published: 01 December 2012
... corruption fostered by Ben Ali and his cronies; his song “Passe Partout” (a damning portrait of Tunisian girls as prostitutes and one-­night-­standers) provoked public responses from parents and families as well as rappers (such as DJ Costa, Emino, and Lotfi...
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Social Text (1 June 2007) 25 (2 (91)): np.
Published: 01 June 2007
... Corrupted  Rosalind C. Morris 103 From Warfare State to “Shadow State”: Militarism, Economic Depletion, and Reconstruction  Jonathan Michael Feldman 143 Combat in Hell: Cities as the Achilles’ Heel of U.S. Imperial Hegemony  Ashley Dawson 169...
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Social Text (1 December 2009) 27 (4 (101)): 97–107.
Published: 01 December 2009
... absorbing capacity of Greek society in matters of authoritarianism, injus- tice, state corruption, law violation, social cruelty — indeed, in all aspects a state of exception13 — was unlimited. It emerged among a generation we thought lost in cyberspace...
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Social Text (1 September 2013) 31 (3 (116)): 137–145.
Published: 01 September 2013
... symbol Social Text 116 • Fall 2013 141 of resistance to a corrupt or oppressive government, some distance the movement from a possible association with violence that Guy Fawkes might invoke, others...
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Social Text (1 December 2009) 27 (4 (101)): 1–23.
Published: 01 December 2009
... English of the 1780s, unlike the English of Milton, Locke, and Shakespeare, was in a state of serious decline. “Taste is corrupted by luxury,” Webster intoned, “utility is a forgotten pleasure; genius is buried in dissipation or prostituted...
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Social Text (1 December 2007) 25 (4 (93)): 115–122.
Published: 01 December 2007
... theory is a hostile, as a corruption of the social order. Either it overthrows society, as happened in the Greek states and in the Roman Republic; or else, should tool for the society preserve itself in being as a force or as a religious authority, for...
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Social Text (1 December 2002) 20 (4 (73)): 1–18.
Published: 01 December 2002
... the Muslim Brotherhood, founded in 1928, which became the country’s largest popular force opposing the British military occupation and the corruption of the ruling class. Governments drew on the support of these movements at...
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Social Text (1 March 2007) 25 (1 (90)): 1–15.
Published: 01 March 2007
... high time, Powell argued, that business learned how to fight back against charismatic radicals such as Herbert Marcuse, whose influ- ence he believed was corrupting an entire generation. Powell argued that the chamber should begin its...
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Social Text (1 March 2017) 35 (1 (130)): 131–136.
Published: 01 March 2017
... anexos without turning this violence into the secret truth of their rotten or redemptive core, their true corruption or poetry. One engages (in) violence not to seek hope and certainty but precisely to disrupt the controlling nature of these affective thoughts. The experimental space between...
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Social Text (1 June 2007) 25 (2 (91)): 1–11.
Published: 01 June 2007
... promises the rewards and the terrors preemptively. Even torture, that most atavistic, corrupting, and degraded form of violence, is given a futuristic gloss by the U.S. culture of violence. Talk- show pundits spin extreme, apocalyptic “ticking time bomb” scenarios in “debates,” arguing that...
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Social Text (1 June 2009) 27 (2 (99)): 77–103.
Published: 01 June 2009
... speculators, from rumored narco-trafficking and corruption. In the logic of this simultaneity, many Salvadorans correlated the excess of wealth (but also in meaning) with concurrent changes in the forms of pub- lic violence, from categories of war and insurgency to classes of “common” and organized...
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Social Text (1 December 2004) 22 (4 (81)): 65–89.
Published: 01 December 2004
... subsequently sucked into the chimerical world of gambling and corruption, of wealth disconnected from labor and social obligation. The fi lm plots the destruction of his soul in this world of greed, only to be rescued at the end by his...
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Social Text (1 June 2008) 26 (2 (95)): 35–59.
Published: 01 June 2008
... attendant individualism, which had already corrupted the cities.5 These writings had a significant impact on emerging nationalist leaders, whose writings that the village was the locus of pure and authentic Sinhala Buddhist traditions soon entered everyday discourses. Literary work during the...