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Social Text (2017) 35 (1 (130)): 17–35.
Published: 01 March 2017
..., this article examines how the neoliberal shift to self-responsibility plays out in the everyday rhythms of being with/out others for postsocial Japanese. It also considers the implications of these shifts for the concept of the social itself. 20 Saitō and Shigeyuki, “Nihon no kigyōbunka to ‘kokoro no byō...
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Social Text (2011) 29 (4 (109)): 129–150.
Published: 01 December 2011
...- tory: “Lu Xun and the Slide Show.”5 A slide show at a Japanese university Ahuja • Abu Zubaydah and the Caterpillar where Lu Xun was studying medicine depicted the beheading of some Chi- nese spies, along with expressionless Chinese spectators looking from...
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Social Text (2005) 23 (2 (83)): 133–153.
Published: 01 June 2005
... 135 The United States Golden Harvest brought Wang Yu and the Japanese star Shintaro Katsu together to make the fi lm The Blind Swordsman Meets His Equal (Shin is both the leader Zatôichi: Yabure! Tojin-ken; Dubidao dazhan mangxia) (dir. Kimiyoshi...
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Social Text (2006) 24 (1 (86)): 55–79.
Published: 01 March 2006
..., by Japanese elites in the nineteenth century provides a fascinating account of a counterdiscourse of orientalism rooted in Japan’s sense of itself as a civilizing and unifying force in East Asia.15 Since the conception of Töyö, or the Orient...
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Social Text (2023) 41 (1 (154)): 47–70.
Published: 01 March 2023
... intersected with the racial politics of World War II and the Korean War. I home in on these wars to tell the story of nylon's early military utility, which is closely connected to the relationship between US and Japanese empires and the centrality of the Korean War to the rise of American military imperialism...
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Social Text (2000) 18 (2 (63)): 59–82.
Published: 01 June 2000
... consumption in Japan and parts of China. Such cross-national consumption has led to cheesy cultural hybrids: Jackie Chan’s U.S. films, The Mighty Morphin’ Power Rangers (Japanese and U.S. versions), a U.S. version of Godzilla...
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Social Text (2004) 22 (1 (78)): np.
Published: 01 March 2004
... Driscoll is an assistant professor of Japanese and international stud- ies at the University of North Carolina. His monograph on the Japanese colonial writer Yuasa Katsue will be published in 2004 by Duke University Press. He is currently in Tokyo, Japan, finishing research on a long project on Japanese...
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Social Text (2011) 29 (4 (109)): 57–79.
Published: 01 December 2011
... nation-state in the modern Western or Japanese mold — but one that would still contain the vast foot- print of the enormous conquests of the last Chinese empire, which had been a multiethnic imperial power spreading across China, Mongolia, Tibet, Manchuria, central Asia, and more. Enlightened...
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Social Text (2004) 22 (1 (78)): 59–84.
Published: 01 March 2004
.... Drawing on Max Weber and the analytic of Japanese culture written for propaganda pur- poses in the United States during World War II—Ruth Benedict’s Chry- santhemum and the Sword —scholars of modernization configured culture...
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Social Text (2002) 20 (3 (72)): 101–115.
Published: 01 September 2002
..., racial profiling and detention of “Muslim-looking” individ- uals, and an epidemic of hate violence against Arab, Muslim, and South Asian communities in the wake of September 11 recall the long history of racialized U.S. immigration and immigrant policy, such as the Asian exclu- sion laws3 and Japanese...
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Social Text (2006) 24 (1 (86)): 103–125.
Published: 01 March 2006
... of Indonesia, mainly in Jakarta, the Indonesian metropolis, about their youths and childhoods.1 These old people lived through the colonial period, the Japanese occupation during World War II, and the years of the independent Indonesia after 1949. I had expected that I would be told about...
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Social Text (2011) 29 (4 (109)): 1–27.
Published: 01 December 2011
...- tinuing precariousness of both. These unending crises — from the Opium War to the Sino-Japanese War, the Japanese colonization of Taiwan and 14 Eng, Ruskola, and Shen ∙ Introduction: China and the Human Korea, the Boxer Rebellion, the Russo-Japanese...
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Social Text (2011) 29 (4 (109)): np.
Published: 01 December 2011
... Chubanshe). English versions of some of her articles are published in the collection Cinema and Desire: Feminist Marxism and Cultural Politics in Dai Jinhua’s Works (Verso). Her books and articles have also been trans- lated into French, Spanish, German, Italian, Japanese, and Korean. Gloria Davies...
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Social Text (2004) 22 (3 (80)): 75–104.
Published: 01 September 2004
..., the turbaned terrorist. The status of South Asians as “Caucasian” was in fact open to offi - cial debate until the Bhagat Singh Thind case (decided 19 February 1923, drawing on the 1922 Japanese exclusion case, U.S. v. Ozawa). The U.S. Supreme Court was faced with two questions: First, is a high-caste...
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Social Text (2017) 35 (1 (130)): 1–15.
Published: 01 March 2017
... Stevenson ponders what it means to send one’s voice across spaces of death wrenched open by colonial histories and legacies for Inuit in northern Canada; Anne Allison explores the problem of burial among lonely Japanese; Zoë Wool unfolds the vital and “in-durable” sociality among wounded American soldiers...
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Social Text (2018) 36 (3 (136)): 25–45.
Published: 01 September 2018
... by a variety of regional choirs who disagreed about whether the song should be performed in the manner of a prayer or a national anthem. And the piece changed in circulation. The song’s lyrics, for example, were translated into Japanese at a moment of incipient solidarity between African Americans and Japanese...
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Social Text (2016) 34 (3 (128)): 51–74.
Published: 01 September 2016
... of globalization champion Thomas L. Friedman, the paths to “shrinking the world . . . and flattening the playing field,” 25 increased industrialization has not done much to alter the broader global social order. Just as the United States perceived Japanese people in the 1980s as “essentially imitative” 26...
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Social Text (2017) 35 (1 (130)): 59–78.
Published: 01 March 2017
... Figures.” 14 Ibid., 226. 13 D’Argencourt, “ C. D. Howe ,” 228 . 12 Ibid., 26. 11 Idlout, “Little Arctic Tern.” 10 Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, “Interview with Bryan Pearson.” 9 Name has been changed. 8 Yatsushiro, a Japanese American who grew up...
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Social Text (2017) 35 (1 (130)): 131–136.
Published: 01 March 2017
... Allison takes readers into the affective force of a social fact, namely, that many contemporary Japanese men and women are dying alone. The essay rhetorically vibrates with an analytic ambivalence that mirrors, in order to intensify, the social condition of relationality’s increasing absence. Note...
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Social Text (2015) 33 (1 (122)): 1–25.
Published: 01 March 2015
... appeared to be over and the Japanese armies were approaching. Terezín (Theresienstadt), a Czech town sixty kilometers from Prague, was emptied of its original population in 1942 and made into a ghetto for the Jews who did not manage to escape from Europe in time. Initially designed as a camp...