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Social Text (1 December 2013) 31 (4 (117)): 79–97.
Published: 01 December 2013
...Alex Lubin; Les W. Field; Melanie K. Yazzie; Jakob Schiller In May 2011, the Anthropology Department and the Department of American Studies at the University of New Mexico offered a class entitled “Technologies of Settler-Colonialism in Israel-Palestine.” This field school was designed as a...
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Social Text (1 December 2010) 28 (4 (105)): 65–89.
Published: 01 December 2010
... U.S. Department of Defense's 2003 strategic military plan “Information Operations Roadmap,” Marc Sageman's 2004 sociological study Understanding Terror Networks , and Stephen Gaghan's 2005 film Syriana , analyzes the rhetoric that frames terrorist networks and suggests how aesthetics of...
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Social Text (1 March 2011) 29 (1 (106)): 3–14.
Published: 01 March 2011
... “the human” as a transparent category. Interspecies offers a broader geopolitical understanding of how the human/animal/plant triad is unstable and varies across time and space. This explicit desire to depart from typically privileged sites and subjects also compels attention not only to companionate...
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Social Text (1 March 2011) 29 (1 (106)): 127–149.
Published: 01 March 2011
...Neel Ahuja This article offers a critique of the recently declassified U.S. Department of Justice memorandum that authorized the CIA to torture the suspected al-Qa'idah member Abu Zubaydah by placing him in a confinement box with an insect. The CIA claims that this form of coercive interrogation...
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Social Text (1 September 2012) 30 (3 (112)): 97–121.
Published: 01 September 2012
... primatology and within US popular culture between the 1910s and 1930s. Departing from Donna Haraway’s originary work on the field, this essay argues that primatology was in fact built upon preexisting scientific racial ideologies, such that the animals themselves became parsed according to racial...
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Social Text (1 December 2009) 27 (4 (101)): 25–44.
Published: 01 December 2009
... Lyman Kittredge, chair of Harvard’s English department in 1905; George Pierce Baker, drama professor at Harvard (1888 – 1924); Charles Eliot, the president of Harvard Univer- sity (1869 – 1909); and others. Their careerism, memos, and presumptive discussions about “departmentalization...
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Social Text (1 June 2018) 36 (2 (135)): 83–106.
Published: 01 June 2018
...Alyosha Goldstein This essay focuses on class action lawsuits brought by African American and Native American farmers against the US Department of Agriculture (USDA) for discrimination in the administration of its farm loan programs. The author argues that to see the broad significance of these...
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Social Text (1 March 2016) 34 (1 (126)): 49–71.
Published: 01 March 2016
... issues in Ferguson. Far from proving the innocence of then Officer Darren Wilson, this account leads to more questions than answers. However, the Department of Justice review not only concluded that Wilson was justified in the use of force but also cast doubt on the signature question of whether Brown's...
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Published: 01 September 2017
Figure 2 Telegram conversations of “Information distribution central station of the Department of Cultural and Religious Studies of the Chinese University of Hong Kong,” 4 October 2014. Screenshot courtesy of the author Figure 2. Telegram conversations of “Information distribution central More
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Social Text (1 March 2014) 32 (1 (118)): 123.
Published: 01 March 2014
... © 2014 Duke University Press 2014 In Memoriam: José Esteban Muñoz 1967–2013 Photo courtesy of the Department of Performance Studies, New York University Social Text 118 • Vol. 32, No. 1 • Spring 2014...
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Social Text (1 September 2010) 28 (3 (104)): np.
Published: 01 September 2010
...’ and the Politics of Global Citizenship” (Latino Studies). Jill Lane is associate professor in the department of Spanish and Portu- guese at New York University, deputy director of the Hemispheric Institute of Performance and Politics, and editor of its trilingual, peer-­reviewed...
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Social Text (1 December 2000) 18 (4 (65)): np.
Published: 01 December 2000
.... Necati Polat teaches international law and the philosophy of social sci- ences in the Department of International Relations at Middle East Tech- nical University, Ankara. His work in critical legal studies, international law, and poststructuralist international...
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Social Text (1 March 2001) 19 (1 (66)): np.
Published: 01 March 2001
... iii Contributors Srinivas Aravamudan is an associate professor in the Department of English at Duke University. His book, Tropicopolitans: Colonialism and Agency, 1688...
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Social Text (1 December 2002) 20 (4 (73)): 47–64.
Published: 01 December 2002
... streamlined accord- ing to central criteria (doubtless related to funding opportunities) makes perfect sense if one treats an academic department as a profit center. But it turns scholarly life into something less than we all hope it to be. At times, the mere fact that departmental faculty are...
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Social Text (1 September 2009) 27 (3 (100)): np.
Published: 01 September 2009
... (Routledge), Dan- gerous Professors (University of Michigan), and Exceptional State (Duke University Press). Patrick Deer teaches in the English department at New York University, where he focuses on war culture, modernism, the novel and film, and postcolonial and cultural studies...
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Social Text (1 June 2011) 29 (2 (107)): np.
Published: 01 June 2011
... contemporary literature, cosmopoli- tanism, and gender has appeared in Public Culture, Modern Fiction Studies, Meridians, and other journals. Her current research concerns the role of fiction in the age of transitional justice. Joshua Neves is a PhD candidate in the Department of Film and Media...
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Social Text (1 June 2001) 19 (2 (67)): np.
Published: 01 June 2001
...” Chronicle Andrea Fraser 127 ST 67.00 TOC 5/24/01 5:52 PM Page ii ST 67.00 TOC 5/24/01 5:52 PM Page iii Contributors L. Todd Duncan teaches in the departments of English and Africana...
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Social Text (1 June 2003) 21 (2 (75)): np.
Published: 01 June 2003
... regular contributor to the journal. Her current dissertation research focuses on colonial law in Egypt. Salah D. Hassan is assistant professor in the Department of English at Michigan State University. He is associate editor of CR: The New Centen- nial Review and is an editorial board member of...
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Social Text (1 June 2009) 27 (2 (99)): np.
Published: 01 June 2009
...). 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 is the...
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Social Text (1 June 2006) 24 (2 (87)): np.
Published: 01 June 2006
... ethnic studies, Asian American literature and film, postcolonial studies, race, and popular culture. She is preparing a manuscript on American imperialism as a visual language and the representation of the Filipino and Filipina savage. Patrick Deer teaches in the Department of English at New...