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Social Text (2008) 26 (1 (94)): 115–133.
Published: 01 March 2008
...Eun Kyung Min The two most dominant twentieth-century theorizations about the exchange of daughters are Freudian psychoanalysis, which theorizes the psychic, libidinal exchange performed by the daughter of the mother for the father, and Lévi-Straussian anthropology, which theorizes the exchange of...
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Social Text (2009) 27 (2 (99)): 105–131.
Published: 01 June 2009
... Reading Lolita in Tehran , and Suzanne Fisher Staples's Shabanu: Daughter of the Wind —Ahmad examines its claims toward authenticity and also notes the places in which those claims are undermined. Ahmad focuses on how the texts at once generate and challenge essentialized misreadings, misreadings that...
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Social Text (2019) 37 (1 (138)): 1–26.
Published: 01 March 2019
... lithic contact zone of the beach: humanism ( Planet of the Apes ), speculative realism (“The Terminal Beach”), and black feminist futurity ( Daughters of the Dust ). Considering the double life of the inhuman as earth and race, the author argues for a reckoning with black and indigenous geologic archives...
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Social Text (2003) 21 (1 (74)): 29–55.
Published: 01 March 2003
... on the findings . New York: Evan B. Donaldson Adoption Institute. Evans, Karin. 2000 . The lost daughters of China: Abandoned girls, their journey to America, and the search for a missing past . New York: Putnam. Finkler, Kaja. 2001 . The kin in the gene: The medicalization of family and kin...
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Social Text (2019) 37 (4 (141)): 1–21.
Published: 01 December 2019
... when the Maras came for her twelve-year-old daughter, the mother decided to leave with her rather than send her alone and risk her being sexually violated on the trip. 26 For the role of rape in establishing territorial sovereignty for gangs, see also Segato, “Territory, Sovereignty, and Crimes...
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Social Text (2012) 30 (3 (112)): 125–129.
Published: 01 September 2012
... of cri- sis. My sister was visiting from England, and we were battened inside our stuffy apartment waiting for Hurricane Irene to arrive. My daughter had found the Casio and was talking into it like a cell phone. I told my sister, a...
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Social Text (2003) 21 (1 (74)): 111–127.
Published: 01 March 2003
... rascal), sell drinks, and raise chickens and ducks.” By this time, two of Dica’s grown daughters had arrived on the scene. Living nearby, they had converged that afternoon at the water faucet in their mother’s...
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Social Text (2000) 18 (3 (64)): np.
Published: 01 September 2000
... Question and Dilemmas in Postcolonial Culture (Princeton University Press, forthcoming). Afsaneh Najmabadi is a professor of women’s studies at Barnard Col- lege. Her book, The Story of Daughters of Quchan: Gender and National Memory in Iranian History...
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Social Text (2020) 38 (1 (142)): 89–107.
Published: 01 March 2020
..., and/or distrust in science to the widespread belief that it is a pervasive cultural concern around respectability, premature adolescent (female) sex, and the immunization’s relationship to sex that dissuades many from accepting it for their children, and specifically for their daughters. Rather than...
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Social Text (2007) 25 (3 (92)): 37–55.
Published: 01 September 2007
... Mesoamerican family system model results in typical extended families, Since the mid- in which parents and children live together with daughters-in-law and grandchildren, as well as nuclear families deriving from the breakup of 1990s, the serious the original extended families. These patterns...
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Social Text (2003) 21 (1 (74)): 1–5.
Published: 01 March 2003
... impossibility of “exclusive belongings.” An American mother wrote on the Internet of her hopes to give her daughter “what she would need to have a fulfilling, but divided life.” The daughter, six-year-old Sierra Song E, echoed her mother’s...
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Social Text (2006) 24 (3 (88)): 13–33.
Published: 01 September 2006
... daughter but also the two sons of a sister 18 Melanie Nicholson who had followed Susana to Poughkeepsie. Both Susana and her sister Gabriela reported to me that their parents “adoraban” (adored) all three children and thrived on caring for them. Thus, the relative youth of both...
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Social Text (2009) 27 (2 (99)): np.
Published: 01 June 2009
... Press). She lives in Brooklyn, New York, with her husband and two daughters. John Andrews is a doctoral candidate in the Department of Sociology at the Graduate Center, CUNY. He is currently working on a dissertation that examines affective dimensions of the economy. Eva Cherniavsky...
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Social Text (2017) 35 (1 (130)): 59–78.
Published: 01 March 2017
... daughter says to her mother, “I don’t know what to say, Mom, so I’m just going to say hello and bye, Mom.” Nonetheless (and this seems crucial to me), the Inuit lent their voices to the project: they spoke into the recorder. In this essay, by juxtaposing these “soundings” (of Inuit speaking onto the...
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Social Text (2020) 38 (1 (142)): 67–88.
Published: 01 March 2020
... to drop her son off at school; her permit was approved quickly with no questions asked. But for Denise, the request to drop her daughter off at school was approved only after she drew a detailed map of the route between her home and the school. Judges often scrutinize the most intimate aspects of a...
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Social Text (2005) 23 (2 (83)): 55–69.
Published: 01 June 2005
.... 1. Roy Boyne, “Post-Panopticism,” Economy and Society 29 (2000): 285–307. 2. Ratnabali Chatterjee, The Queen’s Daughters: Prostitutes as an Outcast Group in Colonial India (Bergen, Fantoft, Norway: Chr. Michelsen Institute, Department of Social Science and Development, 1992), 15; Sumanta...
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Social Text (2003) 21 (3 (76)): 109–134.
Published: 01 September 2003
.... Williams, Raymond. 1977 . Marxism and Literature . Oxford: Oxford University Press. Seeing Xica and the Melodramatic Unveiling of Colonial Desire Don’t you dare tell me what you want or do not want! O. Hugo —Mrs. Cielo to her daughter, Xica...
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Social Text (2014) 32 (2 (119)): 77–93.
Published: 01 June 2014
... Yet Passed Postmemory in the Work of Mona Hatoum Chrisoula Lionis What I, as the daughter of someone who lived through the Nakba, learned . . . was that for Palestinians, both memory and Postmemory have a special valence because the past is not yet passed. —  Lila...
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Social Text (2008) 26 (3 (96)): 39–58.
Published: 01 September 2008
.... Her daughter was with her . . . and her daughter knew of her religious duties, so she said to those around her: “My mother is dying. Align her with the qibla [prayer niche But they refused to listen. And they refused to give the woman water to drink, and told the daughter she...
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Social Text (2003) 21 (1 (74)): 7–27.
Published: 01 March 2003
... tie:Surrogate mothers, adoptive mothers and fathers. American Ethnologist 23 : 352 -65. Rose, Nicolas. 1996 . Identity, genealogy,history.” In Questions of cultural identity ,edited by Stuart Hall and Paul du Gay. London: Sage. Saffian, Sarah. 1998 . Ithaka: A daughter's memoir of being found . New...