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Social Text (2010) 28 (3 (104)): 91–117.
Published: 01 September 2010
...Nicole M. Guidotti-Hernández This essay places the 1871 Camp Grant Indian Massacre in the context of the rise of a capitalist class of citizens and the state-sponsored violence they enacted as part of a war-based cross-border economy. Tracing transnational circuits of power in the borderland...
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Social Text (2006) 24 (1 (86)): 1–35.
Published: 01 March 2006
... in 1980. similar measures. To increase income they raised tuitions, ramped up grant applications, formed corporate partnerships, and launched fund-raising drives with goals for major universities rising from $200 million in the mid-1980s to over $1 billion by the late 1990s. To cut costs...
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Social Text (2016) 34 (3 (128)): 1–25.
Published: 01 September 2016
..., was granted a visa to the United States. She moved to Astoria, Queens, and found work as a domestic worker, earning as little as fifty dollars for a twelve-hour day. 16 Both de Leon and Alam had left their situations of abuse and were now domestic worker organizers. In the first meetings of DWU, the women...
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Social Text (2006) 24 (3 (88)): 1–12.
Published: 01 September 2006
... of the global economy.1 These metropolitan centers display increased economic polarization between a higher class of knowledge and professional service workers and a low-skill service sector staffed by minorities and immi- grants who cater to the lifestyle needs of the former. A focus on the full...
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Social Text (2006) 24 (3 (88)): 99–130.
Published: 01 September 2006
... of undocumented immi- grants living in the United States, there is no way to regularize their status, however much they may desire to do so.13 Contrary to popular thought, undocumented immigrants are not a transient population of newcomers who have failed to “put down roots” and “become American,” nor...
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Social Text (2004) 22 (2 (79)): 1–11.
Published: 01 June 2004
... and history have recouped much of the lost ground).4 MBAs comprise nearly a quarter of the mas- ter’s degrees awarded, and more professional degrees (MDs, JDs, etc.) are granted than PhDs. Even the growth in doctorates—which has reached...
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Social Text (2018) 36 (2 (135)): 63–82.
Published: 01 June 2018
...-wal-20170404-story.html. Natelson Robert G. 2007 . “ The Original Understanding of the Indian Commerce Clause ”. Denver University Law Review 85 , no. 2 : 201 – 66 . Nelson Grant S. Pushaw Robert J. Jr 1991 . “ Rethinking the Commerce Clause: Applying First Principles...
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Social Text (2011) 29 (2 (107)): 67–97.
Published: 01 June 2011
... they live in Tel Aviv, Jerusalem, a settlement, or an outpost in the West Bank. The granting of ID cards for Palestinians is more complicated. Palestinian residents of Israel had to prove continuous residence in Israel between 1949 and 1952 in order to qualify for Israeli citizenship...
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Social Text (2004) 22 (2 (79)): 81–99.
Published: 01 June 2004
...- grams, subsidies to students (for food, lodging, educational materials) were reduced or terminated; academic wages were frozen at the very time when repeated currency devaluations sent the prices of most items sky- high; academic grants...
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Social Text (2020) 38 (1 (142)): 67–88.
Published: 01 March 2020
.... If I had a headache, I could go to the infirmary and ask for ibuprofen. Now I have to put up with terrible headaches because I cannot afford it.” 22 Her statement expressed some of the concerns women face as they are granted house arrest, considering that most of them are unmarried and single heads...
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Social Text (2006) 24 (2 (87)): 67–88.
Published: 01 June 2006
... evocation of the expulsion edict of the Catholic kings, but he did not, as is commonly believed, grant Sephardic Jews a right of return. It was only in 1982, four years after a democratic constitution was issued guaranteeing freedom...
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Social Text (2005) 23 (1 (82)): 83–109.
Published: 01 March 2005
... completed on shoestring budgets with little or no funds to pay Sarah as lead artist. The grant money that she received for our collaboration had been the largest source of support that the organization had received at the time...
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Social Text (2007) 25 (1 (90)): 105–115.
Published: 01 March 2007
... has declined, and when outright grants given to those who need them have been replaced by merit-driven (public and private) 106 Vijay Prashad loans. Yet there seems to be no letup in the desire of young people to go Three-quarters to college (in October...
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Social Text (2006) 24 (3 (88)): 35–54.
Published: 01 September 2006
... of all of the men and women interviewed were currently married or partnered, with women more likely to be partnered or married (64 percent) than men (41 percent). Generally, male immi- grants had migrated alone. Most of the women migrated with their male partners and/or children, or joined...
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Social Text (2000) 18 (3 (64)): 29–45.
Published: 01 September 2000
... to require erasure of difference. But Ira- nianness achieved through such erasures could speak confidently its inclu- sivity only if Muslimness, Persianness, masculinity, and heterosexuality could be taken for granted. Iranians...
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Social Text (2022) 40 (4 (153)): 153–179.
Published: 01 December 2022
... understanding of the importance of energy and energy systems, which, for those who inhabit energy abundance , tend to be taken for granted. This task of rendering things visible is analogous to defetishizing the commodity; it also might be described as something like “following the pipeline...
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Social Text (2023) 41 (4 (157)): 61–82.
Published: 01 December 2023
... was eventually granted refugee status in Sweden. In a catastrophic wreck, the boat Al Zamel and five hundred others were traveling on sank near Greece, and only eleven survived. Here, then, Sestini's image is made to signify the death of hundreds of people. As this displacement occurs, a racialized...
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Social Text (2003) 21 (4 (77)): 69–97.
Published: 01 December 2003
... the various communities within the social field do not play the knowledge games of the broader culture according to any shared set of rules, interactions between these localities are not stable, or even neces- sarily tenable. Undaunted, the decision makers scan the dissensual field in order to grant...
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Social Text (2021) 39 (1 (146)): 93–123.
Published: 01 March 2021
..., convict leasing, and segregated workplaces, but also through increased investment in institutions of higher education, such as with the Morrill Land Grant Acts. 30 One purpose was for a settler-colonial land grab, as nearly 11 million acres of Indigenous peoples’ land was appropriated and “turned...
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Social Text (2000) 18 (2 (63)): np.
Published: 01 June 2000
... and Social Research Grant to research the role of Web design in the development of the Internet and is completing a book on postrepresentational analyses of digitalization. ...