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Social Text (2008) 26 (4 (97)): 31–50.
Published: 01 December 2008
... utilities as a terrain of political struggle from the megacities of the global south (what Mike Davis calls the “planet of slums”) to the banlieues of Paris. That struggle is embodied in the emergent practice of parkour , whose expressions this essay analyzes via their popular dissemination in films...
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Social Text (2011) 29 (4 (109)): 29–56.
Published: 01 December 2011
...Gloria Davies This essay begins with the proposition that to engage with the idea of the human in Chinese is to encounter, at some point or other, a rhetorical disposition to benevolence, understood as the Confucian virtue ren . The moral affects of this disposition, I argue, have been hardwired...
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Social Text (2004) 22 (4 (81)): 9–15.
Published: 01 December 2004
...Mike Davis Mike Davis. 2004 The Urbanization of Empire MEGACITIES AND THE LAWS OF CHAOS The Old Imperialism Mike Davis The great...
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Social Text (2006) 24 (1 (86)): 1–35.
Published: 01 March 2006
... landmark ruling in Regents of the University of California v. Bakke. Allan Bakke, a white male applicant who twice had been turned down by the University of California medical school at Davis, claimed that the school had discriminated...
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Social Text (2015) 33 (4 (125)): 61–67.
Published: 01 December 2015
...Thulani Davis This article describes the process of looking across post–Civil War political, labor, and social archives for black community formations, black imaginaries around freedom, and fugitive legislative changes in an attempt to recover freed people's theorizing of the political. © Thulani...
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Social Text (2015) 33 (4 (125)): 59–60.
Published: 01 December 2015
... Roundtable Archives and Methods in the Study of Slavery and Freedom Editors’ Introduction The following roundtable puts into conversation Thulani Davis, Martha Hodes, and David Kazanjian, three scholars of the nineteenth-century...
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Social Text (2014) 32 (3 (120)): 87–107.
Published: 01 September 2014
... and the writ- ten accounts of Emanuel Swedenborg and Andrew Jackson Davis on the grounds of establishing evidence of primitive “survivals.” There is also a separate journal in the Tylor archive (“Notes on Spiritualism”) that chronicles his visits to séances. There is an aesthetic intensity...
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Social Text (2015) 33 (4 (125)): 68–76.
Published: 01 December 2015
... a letter to a young woman at home, proclaiming the assassination “a loss irreparable.” The spare diary of Emilie Davis, a stu- dent and servant, revealed that she stood in line for hours to glimpse the president’s body, as the funeral train passed through...
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Social Text (2015) 33 (4 (125)): 77–84.
Published: 01 December 2015
... a turn that surprised me; in these comments I describe that turn, explain how my method for Brink of Freedom developed from it, and relate that method to the distinct but, I think, kindred methods outlined by Martha Hodes and Thulani Davis...
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Social Text (2021) 39 (1 (146)): 21–46.
Published: 01 March 2021
..., and warrior Fania Davis: “This time we greet each other as relatives.” 75 Indigenous land acknowledgments are not a new practice but one rooted in ontological and epistemological relationships to place and reflect inherently cultural, spiritual and political beliefs and practices. The adoption...
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Social Text (2023) 41 (3 (156)): 1–34.
Published: 01 September 2023
... thinker Angela Y. Davis invokes the idea of “abolition democracy” to explain that the inherent implication of carceral abolitionism is to bring about an end to the global prison-industrial complex as a whole, which entails not merely the immediate apparatuses of coercive state violence and punishment...
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Social Text (2005) 23 (3-4 (84-85)): 219–233.
Published: 01 December 2005
...—Vaginal Davis, for example—step in where others fear to tread.17 The form of subject for- mation that José Esteban Muñoz, in reference to Davis’s work, has called “disidentification” also leads us to a place where shame can be trans- formed...
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Social Text (2004) 22 (4 (81)): 1–7.
Published: 01 December 2004
... of the neoliberal economic elite and its management of the globe according to a developmentalist paradigm.11 In his article in this special issue, Mike Davis outlines some of the consequences of defi ning global cities through other lenses...
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Social Text (2004) 22 (4 (81)): np.
Published: 01 December 2004
... of Empire: Megacities and the Laws of Chaos Mike Davis 9 Squatters, Space, and Belonging in the Underdeveloped City Ashley Dawson 17 The Oracle in the City: Beliefs, Practices, and Symbolic Geographies Rossana Reguillo 35 Popular Capitalism and Subalternity: Street Comedians in Lima...
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Social Text (2015) 33 (4 (125)): 85–107.
Published: 01 December 2015
... . “Demarginalizing the Intersection of Race and Sex: A Black Feminist Critique of Antidiscrimination Doctrine, Feminist Theory, and Antiracist Politics.” University of Chicago Legal Forum 140 : 139 – 67 . Davies Carole Boyce . 2008 . Left of Karl Marx: The Political Life of Black Communist Claudia...
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Social Text (2005) 23 (3-4 (84-85)): 171–191.
Published: 01 December 2005
...:53 PM A distressing ing important work on race and sexuality that much more striking. Events included a screening of Andy Warhol’s Screen Test #2 (starring Mario racialized division Montez); a performance by Vaginal Davis, “Intimacy...
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Social Text (2011) 29 (4 (109)): 1–27.
Published: 01 December 2011
.... These range from the contemporary repre- sentations in global media of China’s human rights abuses (Gloria Davies, Ackbar Abbas) to the borderland regions of China’s “barbarian” tribes and its liberal overseas counterparts (Magnus Fiskesjö, Petrus Liu); from its coeval existence in seventeenth-century...
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Social Text (2005) 23 (1 (82)): 37–42.
Published: 01 March 2005
... imagination. In his landmark book, City of Quartz: Excavating the Future in Los Angeles, Mike Davis opined that LA has been “infi nitely envisioned” and that “it is hard to avoid the conclusion that the paramount axis of cultural confl ict...
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Social Text (2000) 18 (2 (63)): 107–120.
Published: 01 June 2000
... was the cornerstone of the politics nities of color. of development in early L.A. It continued the pernicious tradition of land speculation begun by railroads in the nineteenth century and in many ways set the tenor for what Mike Davis has characterized as the city’s...
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Social Text (2003) 21 (3 (76)): 59–83.
Published: 01 September 2003
.... Davis, Mike. 2001 . “The Flames of New York.” New Left Review 12 : 34 -50. Economist. 1990 . “Last One out of Gotham, Close the Door.” Economist , 20 October, 21 -22. Fitch, Robert. 1993 . The Assassination of New York . New York: Verso. Freeman, Joshua. 2000 . Working-Class New York...