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Social Text (2000) 18 (3 (64)): 29–45.
Published: 01 September 2000
... for secularism of Iranian modernity. My hope in rethinking the history of feminism is to seek out possibilities for the present moment of Iranian politics. I mean to be provocative but not accusatory, seeking to unpack the implications of feminism’s imbrication...
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Social Text (2022) 40 (3 (152)): 105–123.
Published: 01 September 2022
... for its hawkish stance against Iran and which is bolstered by a wider neoconservative network known for its unwavering support of Israel's security interests within the nation's capital. When I had agreed to meet Jamshid, 1 an Iranian American foreign policy expert who works for another think tank...
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Social Text (2014) 32 (2 (119)): 1–23.
Published: 01 June 2014
..., is their claim that we need to rethink the relationship between Foucault and Marx so as to return Foucault to a thinker of revolution in all its complexity. The authors then turn to Foucault’s deeply misunderstood involvement in the Iranian Revolution to argue that Foucault did not endorse a conservative...
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Social Text (2000) 18 (3 (64)): np.
Published: 01 September 2000
... Question and Dilemmas in Postcolonial Culture (Princeton University Press, forthcoming). Afsaneh Najmabadi is a professor of women’s studies at Barnard Col- lege. Her book, The Story of Daughters of Quchan: Gender and National Memory in Iranian History...
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Social Text (2003) 21 (2 (75)): 125–140.
Published: 01 June 2003
... Iranian revolution and Israel’s 1982 invasion of Lebanon. In the aftermath of these events, U.S. citizens were targeted by radical Islamic forces. Because of the propensity for historical amnesia in our public culture, many Americans believed that there was no reason for those attacks. Following...
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Social Text (2000) 18 (3 (64)): 1–27.
Published: 01 September 2000
... that this narrative was not an accurate description of reality. It was the Iranian revolution in 1979, however, that upended what- ever complacent consensus had existed about secularization. A successful...
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Social Text (2009) 27 (2 (99)): 105–131.
Published: 01 June 2009
... Latifa cites a rich variety of non-Afghani cultural influences — Indian movies, Persian poetry, and a new Iranian novel as well as American pop music — it is only the latter that the book’s market- ing apparatus, and accordingly its reviews, seize onto. Like Princess, My Forbidden Face follows...
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Social Text (2008) 26 (2 (95)): 83–103.
Published: 01 June 2008
... strength and historic grandeur, fort characteristics have provided a proud theme in contemporary Omani architecture.10 According to some people in Bahla, its fort, which is called Hisn Tammâh, was named after the Iranian ruler...
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Social Text (2011) 29 (3 (108)): 73–91.
Published: 01 September 2011
... turn on the question of whether Marx was doing political economy or undertaking a critique of political economy, the question here might be similarly posed. In her explanation of Foucault’s support for the 1979 Iranian revolution alongside a critical reading of his concurrent lectures...
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Social Text (2014) 32 (3 (120)): 49–67.
Published: 01 September 2014
... involving a seven-­year-­old boy of Iranian heritage. Based on the casebook, the boy had been in the center before; he was struggling with feeling like an outcast. He wanted to dye his hair blond, make his name more Russian sounding, become...
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Social Text (2008) 26 (3 (96)): 79–100.
Published: 01 September 2008
.... The people cleaning up the tapes just want to cut enough of the tape hiss for bin Laden’s voice to come through clearly. The result is two different sonic models of authority and of masculinity. In writing about the Iranian revolution, Annabelle Sreberny-Moham- medi and Ali Mohammedi discuss...
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Social Text (2018) 36 (1 (134)): 45–54.
Published: 01 March 2018
... the aristocracy in relation to capital, and so are we. 18 But now, we’re also talking through capital. The US and Israel managed to get the Stuxnet virus onto the air-gapped computers in the Iranian nuclear facilities, which caused the nuclear centrifuges to spin out of control and break and officially...
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Social Text (2010) 28 (4 (105)): 65–89.
Published: 01 December 2010
... to an Iranian arms dealer.18 These weapons are intended to explode shortly after the transaction, assassinating the target. One of the missiles does, in fact, detonate according to plan, eliminating the dealer and his associates...
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Social Text (2023) 41 (1 (154)): 71–97.
Published: 01 March 2023
... in these politically contested border zones. Similarly, under the anachronistic and broad category of “Iranian, Caucasian & Mesopotamian,” only officially recognized national borders are listed as legitimate geographies that might constitute national identities of belonging: “Turkey (eastern provinces),” “Armenia...
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Social Text (2004) 22 (4 (81)): 65–89.
Published: 01 December 2004
... in The ing national space. Thus The Satanic Verses narrates the fragmentation of Bombay’s representational space in the 1980s by way of the “return” of its Satanic Verses, heroes (Gibreel and Saladin) to Bombay from their self-imposed exiles in London.31 For Hamid Nafi cy, who writes about Iranian...
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Social Text (2002) 20 (3 (72)): 67–78.
Published: 01 September 2002
... “America” is and what “Arab,” “Jew,” or “Iranian” is and what “women” and “men” are all about. And, as we know, that kind of essentialist discourse tends to take precedence over analysis of power relations. I want to insist that the concept of relationality should not be confused with cultural...
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Social Text (2012) 30 (2 (111)): 43–74.
Published: 01 June 2012
... the marked target of the “war on terror,” and it is for this reason that many observers have discussed the vulnerability of even those who might look Arab to agents of the security state — including Sikhs, Iranians, or (for that matter) even...
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Social Text (2022) 40 (3 (152)): 1–15.
Published: 01 September 2022
..., food-nourishment maps, family maps, music maps.” 17 This issue brings into dialogue people, places, and politics seldom considered alongside one another—from residents of India's increasingly securitized yet “friendly” border with Bangladesh, to Arab and Iranian American security “experts...
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Social Text (2002) 20 (4 (73)): 1–18.
Published: 01 December 2002
... the pro-Soviet ele- ments and draw Afghanistan into the orbit of U.S.-Iranian power.18 In the prolongation March 1978, the PDPA removed and killed Daud, introduced by force a radical program of land reform in an attempt to overthrow the old social...
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Social Text (2008) 26 (3 (96)): 101–121.
Published: 01 September 2008
... leadership role in the Islamic world in the wake of the Iranian revolution. It awards prizes of approximately $200,000 for Arabic literature, 120 Larkin • Ahmed Deedat and Islamic Evangelism Islamic studies, and service to Islam. Awards for science and medicine...