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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 September 2014) 32 (3 (120)): 11–28.
Published: 01 September 2014
... Guatemala. With this drastic increase has come a spike in the use of crack cocaine, as well as the proliferation of drug rehabilitation centers. Run by Pentecostal Christians, these centers warehouse users (against their will) in the name of liberation. Locked up, tied up, and told to shape up, these users...
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Social Text (1 June 2007) 25 (2 (91)): 23–37.
Published: 01 June 2007
... form of torture that often terminates in death and aims to destroy a community.4 Nowhere was this strategy adopted more ferociously than in Peru and Guatemala during the civil wars of the 1980s and 1990s by armies engaged in a scorched-earth...
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Social Text (1 December 2001) 19 (4 (69)): 7–28.
Published: 01 December 2001
.... Manz, Beatriz. 1988 . Refugees of a hidden war: The aftermath of counterinsurgency in Guatemala. Albany:State University of New York Press. Menchu, Rigoberta, Elisabeth Burgos-Debray, and Ann Wright. 1984 . I, Rigoberta Menchu: An Indian woman in Guatemala . London: Verso. Ong, Aihwa. 1992...
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Social Text (1 September 2007) 25 (3 (92)): 103–123.
Published: 01 September 2007
..., though, he works as a marketing manager for an American oil company in Guatemala. Mr. Díaz’s Christian testimony — his inspirational biography of salva- tion, success, and humility — is one of the quiet backstories of free trade in...
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Social Text (1 December 2008) 26 (4 (97)): 79–95.
Published: 01 December 2008
... Guatemala (of 1944) and other post-War, left-liberal social democratic states of Latin America. The point of this dismissal in the 1960s, of course, was to advocate armed revolution rather than gradualist approaches; postgenocidal sobriety in Guatemala...
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Social Text (1 September 2014) 32 (3 (120)): 1–10.
Published: 01 September 2014
... also in the streets of Indonesia and India, Russia and Guatemala. Each appeal foregrounds the role of the rational individual and his or her capacity to choose (or not to choose) a particular lifestyle. This foregrounding tends to transform matters of broad concern into a pragmatics of self...
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Social Text (1 September 2006) 24 (3 (88)): 35–54.
Published: 01 September 2006
... Guatemala], “Yo ya tengo hambre” o “Tráeme un fresco.” Carlos Ulises Se lo tenía que llevar hasta donde estaba él. En cambio ahora no. A él le Decena, Michele digo yo, “Mira, yo quiero iced tea.” “Si, ya te lo preparo,” y él se pone G. Shedlin, and hacerlo...
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Social Text (1 September 2006) 24 (3 (88)): 13–33.
Published: 01 September 2006
... areas in Mexico and Guatemala dependent on sub- sistence farming and small cash-crop harvests. Only one of the women I interviewed had worked outside the home before coming to the United States (though several expressed the intention to look for outside work once they returned home). None of my...
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Social Text (1 September 2003) 21 (3 (76)): 85–108.
Published: 01 September 2003
... graduate work in medieval Romance languages before moving to Guatemala around 1973. Perhaps the more accomplished of the two translators, he regularly contributed material for Gay Sunshine—translations and what later became a volume titled In Praise of Boys and his book Game Texts: A Guatemalan Journal...
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Social Text (1 March 2018) 36 (1 (134)): 73–79.
Published: 01 March 2018
... how secure should we feel about the commitment of the Department of Justice to remain vigilant? The collective endeavor that fuels The Counted database and the embrace of Maya numeracy that Diane Nelson points to in Guatemala suggest a wide range of possibilities for calculating loss and gain, for...
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Social Text (1 September 2006) 24 (3 (88)): 131–138.
Published: 01 September 2006
... because of the imperial army destroying his house. CD & MG: The Empire Strikes Back was filmed in Guatemala, in the rain forest. AR: Really? That’s crazy. My work is more about trying to push the stories and the experiences of new immigrants into the center of celebrated narrative space in...
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Social Text (1 June 2007) 25 (2 (91)): 1–11.
Published: 01 June 2007
... states of Peru and Guatemala as a weapon specifically targeting indigenous women in a scorched-earth policy that continues a long history of con- quest and colonial domination. Confronting a horrifying sexual violence...
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Social Text (1 September 2007) 25 (3 (92)): 9–18.
Published: 01 September 2007
... proceso de inte- gración de las comunidades indígenas al estado nacional en Latinoamérica durante el siglo xx”; Kristin Weld, “El Archivo: Discovering Guatemala’s National Police Records”; Florencia Mallon, “Modernizing the Mapuche...
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Social Text (1 September 2010) 28 (3 (104)): 1–10.
Published: 01 September 2010
... of violence in Argentina, Costa Rica, Guatemala, and Peru, see Rosa-­Linda Fregoso and Cynthia Bejarano, eds., Terrorizing Women: Feminicide in the Américas (Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2010). 10 Sartorius and Seigel...
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Social Text (1 June 2009) 27 (2 (99)): 77–103.
Published: 01 June 2009
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Social Text (1 March 2003) 21 (1 (74)): 83–109.
Published: 01 March 2003
... visas issued to orphans, international adoptions in the United States tripled between 1992, when 6,472 orphans were granted visas, and 2001, when 18,699 orphan visas were issued. The bulk of the children came from countries in political and economic upheaval. Korea, China, Russia, and Guatemala...
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Social Text (1 September 2009) 27 (3 (100)): 25–26.
Published: 01 September 2009
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Social Text (1 September 2009) 27 (3 (100)): 27–34.
Published: 01 September 2009
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Social Text (1 September 2009) 27 (3 (100)): 35–38.
Published: 01 September 2009