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Social Text (1 September 2017) 35 (3 (132)): 97–111.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Daniella Gandolfo After an alleged sorcery attack in Lima, an anthropologist investigates and realizes that her skepticism might not be enough to protect her against the attack’s power. Copyright © 2017 Duke University Press 2017 guinea pigs magic and sorcery traditional medicine Peru...
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Social Text (1 June 2008) 26 (2 (95)): 113–133.
Published: 01 June 2008
... because it opens anew the gap in language between meaning and force. Tracing the history of music in the aftermath of World War I, from the Beatles to Marilyn Manson, Frank Sinatra to santana, and following the popular cultural discourses that both invoked and strove to contain magic, the essay suggests...
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Social Text (1 June 2002) 20 (2 (71)): 97–113.
Published: 01 June 2002
... “Gor” novels (Old World sword-and-sorcery set on an alternate, magical, preindustrial Earth where women are the sexual slaves of men). What an odd combination of guests; I can understand that now that I know a little bit more about both authors. I wonder what their conversa- tions with each other...
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Social Text (1 September 2009) 27 (3 (100)): 63–66.
Published: 01 September 2009
...-010  © 2009 Duke University Press 6 7 reached the stage of science.” Likewise, Karl Popper described “enemies” of the “open society” as those whose response to the shocks of modernity led to rejection of the “anti-magical scientific empirical mode of...
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Social Text (1 September 2009) 27 (3 (100)): 67–70.
Published: 01 September 2009
... stage of science.” Likewise, Karl Popper described “enemies” of the “open society” as those whose response to the shocks of modernity led to rejection of the “anti-magical scientific empirical mode of thought,” even as they accessed modern technologies...
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Social Text (1 September 2009) 27 (3 (100)): 71–73.
Published: 01 September 2009
... led to rejection of the “anti-magical scientific empirical mode of thought,” even as they accessed modern technologies of governance and instruments of violence.1 Even if its primary explanatory terrain concerned the post – World...
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Social Text (1 September 2009) 27 (3 (100)): 74–77.
Published: 01 September 2009
...-010  © 2009 Duke University Press 6 7 reached the stage of science.” Likewise, Karl Popper described “enemies” of the “open society” as those whose response to the shocks of modernity led to rejection of the “anti-magical scientific empirical mode of...
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Social Text (1 September 2009) 27 (3 (100)): 78–84.
Published: 01 September 2009
...” of the “open society” as those whose response to the shocks of modernity led to rejection of the “anti-magical scientific empirical mode of thought,” even as they accessed modern technologies of governance and instruments of violence.1...
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Social Text (1 September 2009) 27 (3 (100)): 85–91.
Published: 01 September 2009
...-010  © 2009 Duke University Press 6 7 reached the stage of science.” Likewise, Karl Popper described “enemies” of the “open society” as those whose response to the shocks of modernity led to rejection of the “anti-magical scientific empirical mode of...
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Social Text (1 June 2019) 37 (2): 67–107.
Published: 01 June 2019
... For this reason, black radical sacrality, which we might just as well think of as the sorcery of (black social) life itself, unsettles, is ever poised to incite volatility within regimes of politicality. That is to say, the sacred, as I am given to thinking about it here as figuring a poetics of...