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Social Text (1 September 2009) 27 (3 (100)): 118–122.
Published: 01 September 2009
...Ashley Dawson Social Text contributors have approached the environmental crises of the last several decades by exploring the constitution of a second nature. If, that is, the environment furnishes particular societies with a specific set of obstacles and possibilities, this original natural realm...
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Social Text (1 June 2005) 23 (2 (83)): 95–108.
Published: 01 June 2005
...David J. Phillips Duke University Press 2005 From Privacy to Visibility CONTEXT, IDENTITY, AND POWER IN UBIQUITOUS COMPUTING ENVIRONMENTS...
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Social Text (1 June 2012) 30 (2 (111)): 21–42.
Published: 01 June 2012
...Kevin Lewis O’Neill Amid unprecedented rates of deportation as well as an ever-growing gang problem, bilingual call centers have become viable spaces of control in postwar Guatemala. They provide deported ex–gang members with not only well-paying jobs but also a work environment structured by...
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Social Text (1 December 2013) 31 (4 (117)): 25–47.
Published: 01 December 2013
... Philippine Theater, a “drag” production marketed to tourist audiences as “the largest transvestite show in Asia.” The paper suggests that the Film Center can be read as a modern ruin: a spectral environment that elicits a lost sense of optimism and globalism, while inducing feelings of terror and dread by...
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Social Text (1 March 2015) 33 (1 (122)): 49–70.
Published: 01 March 2015
... the limit that a politics of representation has reached in our increasingly biopolitical environment. The article argues that the film’s digitization of artificial skin functions as an anchor for a complex imagining of the sociopolitical contexts that bind identity to history. The surface of the skin...
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Social Text (1 March 2008) 26 (1 (94)): 95–114.
Published: 01 March 2008
... not transparently reveal the material processes of the living organism as it coexists with other living beings in shared environments. Instead, “immunity,” which existed as a powerful juridical and political concept for almost two thousand years before it was applied to vital contexts, construes the...
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Social Text (1 September 2008) 26 (3 (96)): 123–145.
Published: 01 September 2008
... qualities of sound in relation to the built environment--its appearance as an extension of material and social boundaries and its manifestation as an immediate presence that defies boundaries--this article also explores some of the more intricate transformations that the use of electro-acoustic technology...
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Social Text (1 March 2003) 21 (1 (74)): v.
Published: 01 March 2003
... grupos populares (Editora da UFRGS). Cindi Katz is professor of geography in environmental psychology and women’s studies at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York. Her work concerns social reproduction and the production of space, place, and nature; children and the environment...
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Social Text (1 March 2003) 21 (1 (74)): np.
Published: 01 March 2003
... grupos populares (Editora da UFRGS). Cindi Katz is professor of geography in environmental psychology and women’s studies at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York. Her work concerns social reproduction and the production of space, place, and nature; children and the environment...
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Social Text (1 June 2017) 35 (2 (131)): 17–38.
Published: 01 June 2017
... economicus acts in his interests within an environment. To modify his behavior, we can act on this environment, not on the person himself. For example, we might curtail smoking not through a public campaign that seeks to educate the public on cigarettes’ health risk but simply by making cigarettes more...
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Social Text (1 June 2017) 35 (2 (131)): 69–90.
Published: 01 June 2017
... aircraft noise, noise and health, noise control engineering, and labor by casting noise as an environmental issue. 28 The shift of noise from nuisance to pollution is significant for registering a then nascent conceptualization of the environment grounded equally in an emergent planetary consciousness...
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Social Text (1 June 2005) 23 (2 (83)): np.
Published: 01 June 2005
... Visibility: Context, Identity, and Power in Ubiquitous Computing Environments David J. Phillips 95 Suppressing Grief: The Politics of “McCarthy”-Era Testimonies Margaret Morganroth Gullette 109 Copying Kill Bill Laikwan Pang 133...
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Social Text (1 September 2001) 19 (3 (68)): 57–89.
Published: 01 September 2001
... it: “We have to get them into structured environments where they can receive treatment and ser- vices.” At the end of the meetings, I spoke with a DHS official who declared, “I assume all of us share the goal to get the...
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Social Text (1 December 2005) 23 (3-4 (84-85)): 141–155.
Published: 01 December 2005
..., while cre- ating physical, emotional, and symbolic brutalities and cruelties toward marginalized peoples. This kind of violence transforms the built environment, eradicating spaces imbued with meanings that...
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Social Text (1 June 2007) 25 (2 (91)): 169–180.
Published: 01 June 2007
... advanced military systems do not work as well in urban areas as they do in open terrain. Therefore, joint and coalition forces should expect that future opponents will choose to operate in urban environments to try to level the huge disparity between our military and technological...
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Social Text (1 March 2011) 29 (1 (106)): 37–42.
Published: 01 March 2011
... watching how we move. We can dance only when we stop watching where we are putting the right foot, then the left foot; we can type only when we stop looking at where we are putting our fingers. When we move, we look outside. We scan the environment for open and also possible pathways, for...
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Social Text (1 June 2008) 26 (2 (95)): 13–33.
Published: 01 June 2008
... that represent them as more parasitic and more economically fragmented than cities elsewhere.1 The prevailing notion is that of an urban fabric overrun, unable to accommodate all of the escalating demands made of it; of environmental degradation spawned by widespread impoverishment...
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Social Text (1 March 2018) 36 (1 (134)): 11–14.
Published: 01 March 2018
... human rights Anthropocene As a writing collective, we kept saying to ourselves that we need to think about longer arcs of time and space that consider slavery and colonialism as well as other catastrophic timelines. Some of us referred to this as celestial time, or the intergalactic environments...
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Social Text (1 March 2016) 34 (1 (126)): 21–48.
Published: 01 March 2016
... between the sound and the performativity of Footwork also needs to be situated in terms of the historical production of lived experience inter­ nal to Chicago’s South and West Sides, the built environments of these territories, and the external production...
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Social Text (1 September 2009) 27 (3 (100)): 92–93.
Published: 01 September 2009