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Social Text (1 March 2008) 26 (1 (94)): 75–93.
Published: 01 March 2008
...Deborah Mindry The transition to democracy in South Africa promised a new equitable social order that would be responsive to the needs of “the people.” These hopes were very quickly eclipsed by a transition to neoliberalism and by the HIV/AIDS crisis. An examination of the HIV crisis provides...
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Social Text (1 March 2008) 26 (1 (94)): 95–114.
Published: 01 March 2008
..., it makes visible and intelligible some unarticulated and unarticulable assumptions about bioscience as a natural and exclusive framework for comprehending and addressing HIV/AIDS. In particular, it suggests that the bioscientific paradigm “immunity,” which lies at the very center of HIV/AIDS, might...
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Social Text (1 September 2009) 27 (3 (100)): 39–42.
Published: 01 September 2009
...Ed Cohen; Julie Livingston This essay considers key themes in the history of HIV/AIDS, including biopolitics, affective communities, epidemics, and the meanings of immunity. It traces a set of intellectual, existential, and material connections between bioscientific inquiry, human existence, care...
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Social Text (1 September 2010) 28 (3 (104)): 39–65.
Published: 01 September 2010
...A. Naomi Paik This essay is a cultural analysis of the legal testimony given in Haitian Centers Council v. Sale (HCC III), a federal lawsuit brought against the U.S. state on behalf of nearly 300 HIV-positive Haitian refugees imprisoned in a United States–operated refugee camp at Guantánamo Bay...
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Social Text (1 March 2011) 29 (1 (106)): 15–35.
Published: 01 March 2011
...Ed Cohen How do we contain emerging viral epidemics? This is a question that obsesses us of late. Not yet ten years into the third millennium, the world has already weathered a bevy of actual or feared viral epidemics: HIV/AIDS, sudden acute respiratory syndrome (SARS), highly pathogenic avian...
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Social Text (1 September 2004) 22 (3 (80)): 105–132.
Published: 01 September 2004
... nongovernmental administrative apparatus that is believed to have con- tained the epidemic’s growth through massive and community-mediated prevention projects, with a focus on condom distribution, HIV testing, and behavioral change among the so-called high-risk groups.2 In 1996, for the fi rst time...
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Social Text (1 September 2006) 24 (3 (88)): np.
Published: 01 September 2006
... 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, including HIV/AIDS and sexuality education. Melanie Nicholson is associate professor...
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Social Text (1 March 2004) 22 (1 (78)): 17–33.
Published: 01 March 2004
... , edited by Daniel Miller. Oxford: Berg. Hunter, Mark. 2002 . The materiality of everyday sex:Thinking beyond prostitution. African Studies 61.1 (July): 99 -120. Jewkes, Rachel. April 2001 . Gender-based violence,gender inequalities, and the HIV epidemic. Paper presented at the AIDS in Context...
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Social Text (1 June 2005) 23 (2 (83)): 55–69.
Published: 01 June 2005
... common platform to serve the interests of prostitutes. With direct support and assistance from the Indian government, an STD/HIV intervention program at Sonagachhi, one of the largest red-light districts in India, was launched. In...
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Social Text (1 September 2001) 19 (3 (68)): 57–89.
Published: 01 September 2001
...- tion” outreach teams that were dedicated to locating and visiting these hidden sites in an attempt to educate the inhabitants to the HIV risk posed by shared and contaminated syringes and unprotected sex and to recon- nect them to what social service support system...
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Social Text (1 December 2014) 32 (4 (121)): 71–85.
Published: 01 December 2014
... enacting modes of creative defiance to homophobia, HIV/AIDS, racism, policing, and poverty. So of course I was glued to the tube whenever the “heart-­throb” HIV-­positive activist, and his handsome African-­American boyfriend, Sean Sasser, came on-screen. The entrance of Pedro onto The Real World...
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Social Text (1 September 2004) 22 (3 (80)): 133–150.
Published: 01 September 2004
...Amy Villarejo Duke University Press 2004 Activist Technologies THINK AG AIN! Taking up the work of the online and on-the-ground artist collective Amy Villarejo Think Again—a collective that extends the work of HIV...
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Social Text (1 September 2006) 24 (3 (88)): 35–54.
Published: 01 September 2006
... part of the problem. This analysis draws from the NIH-R01 research titled New Hispanic Communities and HIV Risk (M. Shedlin, principal investigator). The research involved Hispanic immigrants living in the United States for...
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Social Text (1 September 2009) 27 (3 (100)): 43–51.
Published: 01 September 2009
..., governments and corporate laboratories have conjured up a new world-historical agent, HIV/AIDS, whose status as public enemy number one legitimates outpourings of money, resources, knowledge, concern, and care. Yet what exactly does this diacritically inflected provocateur incar- nate? How do we read...
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Social Text (1 September 2009) 27 (3 (100)): 53–57.
Published: 01 September 2009
... authorized maps of the terrain. Based on this official emplot- ment, governments and corporate laboratories have conjured up a new world-historical agent, HIV/AIDS, whose status as public enemy number one legitimates outpourings of money, resources, knowledge, concern, and care. Yet what exactly does...
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Social Text (1 September 2009) 27 (3 (100)): 58–62.
Published: 01 September 2009
... authorized maps of the terrain. Based on this official emplot- ment, governments and corporate laboratories have conjured up a new world-historical agent, HIV/AIDS, whose status as public enemy number one legitimates outpourings of money, resources, knowledge, concern, and care. Yet what exactly does...
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Social Text (1 September 2009) 27 (3 (100)): 25–26.
Published: 01 September 2009
..., governments and corporate laboratories have conjured up a new world-historical agent, HIV/AIDS, whose status as public enemy number one legitimates outpourings of money, resources, knowledge, concern, and care. Yet what exactly does this diacritically inflected provocateur incar- nate? How do we read...
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Social Text (1 September 2009) 27 (3 (100)): 27–34.
Published: 01 September 2009
... authorized maps of the terrain. Based on this official emplot- ment, governments and corporate laboratories have conjured up a new world-historical agent, HIV/AIDS, whose status as public enemy number one legitimates outpourings of money, resources, knowledge, concern, and care. Yet what exactly does...
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Social Text (1 September 2009) 27 (3 (100)): 35–38.
Published: 01 September 2009
..., governments and corporate laboratories have conjured up a new world-historical agent, HIV/AIDS, whose status as public enemy number one legitimates outpourings of money, resources, knowledge, concern, and care. Yet what exactly does this diacritically inflected provocateur incar- nate? How do we read...
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Social Text (1 September 2001) 19 (3 (68)): 131–149.
Published: 01 September 2001
.... ____. 2000 . Biotechnology and the new politics of life and death in Brazil. Paper presented at the Department of Anthropology,Princeton University . ____. 2001a . Technology and affect: HIV/AIDS testing in Brazil. Culture, Medicine, and Psychiatry 25 : 87 -129. ____. 2001b . Social psychosis...