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Social Text (2007) 25 (4 (93)): 43–66.
Published: 01 December 2007
... Coverage of Health Issues In this mostly middle class, broadly educated, information-acquiring Charles L. Briggs country, often the most effective dollars government spends pay for the and dissemination of public health information. In an affluent society, which has Daniel...
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Social Text (2011) 29 (2 (107)): 121–127.
Published: 01 June 2011
...Juan Obarrio This article explores matters of health and illness through a consideration of questions of temporality. Approaching health as a liminal stage and as a practice of freedom and potentiality, the seesaw between well-being and disease, or the thresholds between life and death...
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Social Text (2008) 26 (1 (94)): 95–114.
Published: 01 March 2008
... how the “concerns” of health care get construed in bioscientific accounts of HIV/AIDS and reconsider what the salient biopolitical dimensions of health and life actually are. © 2008 Duke University Press 2008 Immune Communities, Common Immunities Ed Cohen The choice...
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Social Text (2014) 32 (3 (120)): 49–67.
Published: 01 September 2014
.... For-profit therapies conjure a self-disciplining will as leverage on willfulness that is aimed at future market success. By contrast, public assistance deems the internally controlling will, as well as the future, absent. This article considers processes of “re-willing” that are mediated by mental health...
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Social Text (2020) 38 (1 (142)): 17–38.
Published: 01 March 2020
... disposition to care , as both noun and verb. This deep context helps us account for the rise of a statist, ameliorative new liberalism at the turn of the century and the building of a midcentury apparatus of “white care”: a surround of institutions and infrastructure dedicated to the education, health...
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Social Text (2021) 39 (3 (148)): 55–77.
Published: 01 September 2021
... affective/spatial norms of mental health treatment: confinement, rationality, repression, and an individualizing model of madness. As part of unfolding this model for a trans-mad aesthetic, the article asserts that the link between transgender and madness (as categories) is not merely one of addition—say...
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Social Text (2021) 39 (4 (149)): 149–180.
Published: 01 December 2021
... of housing, transport, health, schooling, employment, environment, and food supply, it also created feelings of waste, loss, and loneliness. All the pieces draw inspiration from a range of urban projects such as the Hot City Collective in New York, the Workers’ Stories Project in Glasgow, the Black Lives...
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Social Text (2008) 26 (1 (94)): 75–93.
Published: 01 March 2008
... to contest and disrupt neoliberal and other forms of governmentality, in order to assert individual and communal rights. Activists and academics seeking to shift policy and public health practice, in particular, would do well to examine more closely the ways in which HIV/AIDS discourse and activism in South...
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Social Text (2015) 33 (4 (125)): 68–76.
Published: 01 December 2015
... and actions of African Americans. Such sources lack a crucial dimension of experience found in the more voluminous direct personal responses of Lincoln's white mourners: the persistence of everyday life (matters of labor, health, romance, leisure) in the face of shock and grief, an absence that stems from...
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Social Text (2019) 37 (3): 1–24.
Published: 01 September 2019
... background of neoliberalism, in which all citizens are asked to make sacrifices for the sake of economic health. How does one read, then, the discourse of Muslim assimilation in light of the psychological, political, and economic realities of neoliberalism? The article explores the transformation of the so...
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Social Text (2020) 38 (1 (142)): 39–66.
Published: 01 March 2020
...Micki McGee Four decades of neoliberal approaches to the provision of care (medical care, mental health care, childcare, and eldercare, to name a few) have resulted in a crisis of care so ubiquitous as to appear natural. Among the unanticipated consequences of the redirection of women’s labor from...
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Social Text (2020) 38 (1 (142)): 109–130.
Published: 01 March 2020
... as deaths worth dying—in a contemporary moment that is distinctly violent. While health researchers have long noted the beneficial role that a coalition serves in better representing needs in research, this article focuses on how individuals meet their needs not through solitary and normative resilience...
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Social Text (2020) 38 (3 (144)): 1–26.
Published: 01 September 2020
... risks but also to the cultural forms that characterize anxiety in the Anthropocene. Ultimately, what is at stake is not just geopolitical relations or public health but also the lives and deaths of the animals that are so often slaughtered to protect humans. 18 Wald, Contagious , 2 . 19...
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Social Text (2004) 22 (3 (80)): 105–132.
Published: 01 September 2004
... be integrated into public policy and can contribute to political and human advancement in developing contexts, even in the absence of an optimal health infrastructure. Affi rming the need to combine daring prevention policies with treatment...
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Social Text (2020) 38 (1 (142)): 89–107.
Published: 01 March 2020
... assessment in the history of health care to map how risk logics and the bio-logic of biopower have contentiously coincided around the technology of vaccines and the care they espouse to provide. Highlighting the manifold politics of Black female sexuality, medical imperialism, care, and protection...
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Published: 01 March 2020
Figure 1 The first time I encountered the NYU Bobst Library signage promoting a newly launched mental health mobile application was in early December 2018. These images were captured on February 17, 2019, with more recent adjacent posters for a labor history event. This signage has since been More
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Published: 01 March 2020
Figure 1 The first time I encountered the NYU Bobst Library signage promoting a newly launched mental health mobile application was in early December 2018. These images were captured on February 17, 2019, with more recent adjacent posters for a labor history event. This signage has since been More
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Social Text (2006) 24 (3 (88)): np.
Published: 01 September 2006
... issues. Angela Martínez is an independent consultant. She has spent nineteen years working with government and community-based organizations throughout Latin America and in the United States to develop, imple­ ment, and evaluate programs on sexual and reproductive health and rights...
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Social Text (2005) 23 (2 (83)): 55–69.
Published: 01 June 2005
.... The concern for sexual health has given the prostitutes new visibility: from the familiar status of a marginal group of sexually aberrant women, they are now being considered a signifi cant target for public health policy. In the post-1990 phase of modernization, the Indian state has been keen...
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Social Text (2019) 37 (2): 1–28.
Published: 01 June 2019
...,” 10 with chilling longterm effects on health research and innovation. 11 These critiques of enclosure were materially linked to the exclusion of racialized populations in genomic research and testing. As several clinical geneticists asserted in briefs for the case, the research barriers...