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Social Text (1 March 2011) 29 (1 (106)): 151–176.
Published: 01 March 2011
... as pesticide (the theory, technology, and practice of pest control). Designated as vermin (terrorists), African guerrillas fighting for independence were subjected to weapons that had been used against wild animals, such as poisons. The article ends with a reminder that the designation and treatment...
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Social Text (1 September 2002) 20 (3 (72)): 149–175.
Published: 01 September 2002
... specularization of violence relied on the merging of tactics derived from both colonial terror and guerrilla resistance. Those tactics, as will be seen, were fundamentally gendered and emphatically sexed. The Eastern Question was always also the...
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Social Text (1 March 2014) 32 (1 (118)): 23–43.
Published: 01 March 2014
... counterinsurgents’ Social Text 118 • Spring 2014 2 7 ability to “protect” them through defeating the guerrilla forces that prey upon the more-­or-­less neutral populations. Because the guerrilla can only be...
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Social Text (1 June 2007) 25 (2 (91)): 1–11.
Published: 01 June 2007
... policing to combat the low-tech horrors of guerrilla warfare and terrorist violence in Baghdad, Fallujah, and Basra, conducted with impro- vised explosive devices (IEDs) and homemade Humvee armor. High-tech warfare is a computer-networked...
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Social Text (1 March 2018) 36 (1 (134)): 81–89.
Published: 01 March 2018
... the messenger; you take down the telegraph lines. That’s what Filipino guerrillas did constantly in the Ilocos region to resist US colonial occupation after the Spanish-American War. Unless we think we are in a time of war, we will keep coding to broaden communications. That’s what everyone thinks...
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Social Text (1 June 2009) 27 (2 (99)): 77–103.
Published: 01 June 2009
... across the decades. They echoed Social Text 99 • Vol. 27, No. 2 • Summer 2009 DOI 10.1215/01642472-2008-023  © 2009 Duke University Press 7 7 countless episodes of the 1980 – 1991 conflict between leftist guerrillas of...
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Social Text (1 June 2007) 25 (2 (91)): 23–37.
Published: 01 June 2007
... informers and avenging themselves on husbands who were not sympathetic to the cause or who occupied official positions. It was also a form of forc- ible recruitment of women who were made to accompany the guerrillas on marches or to become their sexual slaves (CVR, 287  –  92...
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Social Text (1 December 2015) 33 (4 (125)): 134–141.
Published: 01 December 2015
... that inappropriately signified too much clarity. But then blurred circles were confusing. Solid lines track- ing movement did not reflect the nature of guerrilla warfare, in which rebels dispersed over the landscape in loose formations and their pursu...
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Social Text (1 June 2006) 24 (2 (87)): 89–110.
Published: 01 June 2006
... [imperial] culture whose domination has been a powerful factor” in the life of all Filipinos (25). Published in the late 1970s, during a decade that witnessed the oil crisis, the Israel-Palestine wars, the massacre of eleven Israeli athletes by Palestinian guerrillas in the Munich Olympics, and...
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Social Text (1 June 2007) 25 (2 (91)): 169–180.
Published: 01 June 2007
... urban environments. “Urban combat,” as one RAND Urban-based Corporation  –  sponsored white paper had it, “is complex”: the dense, three-dimensional structure of cities slows down occupying forces, inhibits conflicts are a advanced communication systems, and allows guerrillas to...
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Social Text (1 June 2003) 21 (2 (75)): 7–24.
Published: 01 June 2003
... revolutionary groups that inspired resistance writing, such as the ANC and the FMLN (the Sal- tendency linked vadoran guerrilla movement), were moving toward negotiated settlements, as did the PLO. At a certain level Harlow identifies...
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Social Text (1 December 2005) 23 (3-4 (84-85)): 121–139.
Published: 01 December 2005
... on two levels. Aesthetically, Davis rejects glamour-girl feminine drag in favor of “ground level guerrilla representational strategies” such as white supremacist militiamen and black welfare queen hookers, what Muñoz...
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Social Text (1 March 2001) 19 (1 (66)): 103–128.
Published: 01 March 2001
..., marginalized minority groups, “Third World” guerrilla armies)— Marcuse abandoned what was, finally, a more or less exclusively theoreti- cal, speculative focus on the liberatory potential of reified eroticism. This is ironic, to put...
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Social Text (1 June 2004) 22 (2 (79)): 101–115.
Published: 01 June 2004
... exchange that commands restorationist loyalty. Introducing this labor upon labor, and providing the space for its development, creates risks. Like the colonial police force recruited unwit- tingly from guerrilla neighborhoods, university...
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Social Text (1 June 2005) 23 (2 (83)): 21–34.
Published: 01 June 2005
... reports: “Challenged by terrorist tactics and guerrilla warfare in Iraq, the Pentagon recently held a screening of The Battle of Algiers [1965], which, ironically, was popular among anti-Vietnam War activists in the 1960s.”35 The fi lm’s historical gloss on the war between the colonial French...
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Social Text (1 June 2003) 21 (2 (75)): 95–110.
Published: 01 June 2003
...- rule, Afrikaners gating blacks. Many civilians were maimed when guerrillas targeted the air force headquarters in a busy Pretoria street and when a black fringe could hardly group, the APLA (Azanian People’s Liberation Army) attacked...
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Social Text (1 June 2007) 25 (2 (91)): 143–168.
Published: 01 June 2007
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Social Text (1 December 2016) 34 (4 (129)): 1–17.
Published: 01 December 2016
... Theory of the Partisan , which itself was informed by the much earlier context of third-world anticolonial guerrilla wars during the Cold War. 16 See also Feldman, “Globality of Whiteness.” 17 Hartman and Wilderson, “Position of the Unthought.” 18 Fields and Fields, Racecraft...
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Social Text (1 December 2000) 18 (4 (65)): 83–107.
Published: 01 December 2000
... feats, after the guerrilla phase of Selkirk Forest and the Battle of Stirling, were as much an affront to the established order of the Scottish nobility as to the English crown. As a result, no compatriot peer interceded for him on the path of Scots betrayal and...
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Social Text (1 June 2011) 29 (2 (107)): 47–66.
Published: 01 June 2011
... postmodern guerrilla art of the Italian collective Wu Ming to the epic portrait of India’s underworld in Vikram Chandra’s Sacred Games (2006), major writers have revitalized the genre of the political thriller as a form that does more than simply inscribe violence as a pleasurable consumer commodity...