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Social Text (1 June 2000) 18 (2 (63)): 1–31.
Published: 01 June 2000
...Andrew Ross Duke University Press 2000 1. Ross 4/24/00 11:21 AM Page 1 The Mental Labor Problem In the winter months of 1998–99, Local 802 of the American Federation Andrew Ross of Musicians...
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Social Text (1 December 2010) 28 (4 (105)): 25–44.
Published: 01 December 2010
...Benjamin Reiss In the wake of the Virginia Tech shootings of 2007, a tendency to view mental illness through the lens of “risk” has been exacerbated on college campuses and beyond. Administrators, counseling centers, law enforcement teams, and policy task forces have encouraged widespread efforts...
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Social Text (1 September 2009) 27 (3 (100)): 155–157.
Published: 01 September 2009
... labor, and on theorizing “nonindustrial” informational work of symbol makers and symbol users (a.k.a. “immaterial labor,” “no-collar workers,” “knowledge workers,” “creative labor,” or “mental labor”). © 2009 Duke University Press 2009 Feminism Livia Tenzer When I was working at the Feminist...
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Social Text (1 September 2009) 27 (3 (100)): 210–213.
Published: 01 September 2009
... professions via current (2008–2009) controversies over the authors chosen to write the entry “Gender Identity Disorder” in the forthcoming edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders ( DSM-V ). It argues that the priorities of current LGBT activism, centered largely on same-sex...
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Social Text (1 June 2012) 30 (2 (111)): 43–74.
Published: 01 June 2012
... race distinguishes between those who compose a society worth defending from those whose interior lives or mentalities count as a threat. Like the color line, this second axis of race has a venerable history as a strategy of power. It finds its origins in religious distinctions between the Christian...
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Social Text (1 September 2014) 32 (3 (120)): 29–48.
Published: 01 September 2014
... savage social inequality and a bifurcated labor market as individual mental functions whose ideal type is corporate decision making; it also aids the transition to corporate control of education itself. Following this trope from the realm of cultural logic to public policy allows us to watch...
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Social Text (1 September 2014) 32 (3 (120)): 49–67.
Published: 01 September 2014
...-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 (1 September 2016) 34 (3 (128)): 105–125.
Published: 01 September 2016
...Anna McCarthy Scholarly marginalia may be contributing to the automation of thought. ©2016 American Association of Critical-Care Nurses 2016 marginalia mental labor David Harvey Karl Marx Capital digital culture When you hold a book in your hands, you are holding a piece of cerebrum in your...
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Social Text (1 March 2017) 35 (1 (130)): 127–128.
Published: 01 March 2017
... were young. Trauma practice was young, droning about all that talk of genius and mental illness in 500 words or so. Name a schizophrenic on the dream list. Your favorite Lou Gehrig or The Madness of King George , one of my favorite flicks. I saw it with a lover I lost, her eyes were hazel...
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Social Text (1 March 2018) 36 (1 (134)): 155–160.
Published: 01 March 2018
... unhelpful title because it suggests that all we need to do, as leftist thinkers, is get over it — not to put it in the past but to move past it, to identify and then cross some magical intellectual threshold, finding ourselves in a mental domain where the contradictions of capital and empire no longer...
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Social Text (1 March 2000) 18 (1 (62)): 81–107.
Published: 01 March 2000
... them from being “job-ready.” The goal is to get recipients to change their behavior, change their psychological outlook, reduce their personal problems, make themselves not just more motivated but more attractive to employers. Health and mental health screening...
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Social Text (1 June 2009) 27 (2 (99)): 167–173.
Published: 01 June 2009
... Maladies of the Economy John Andrews Depression seems now to represent the mental problem par excellence in the United States, disturbing an increasing number of people and encom- passing a wide range of psychic and bodily symptoms. According to the National Institute of Mental Health...
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Social Text (1 September 2012) 30 (3 (112)): 97–121.
Published: 01 September 2012
... forms began to decline in public popularity, Yerkes turned his attention toward measuring the intelligence and other mental and physical capacities of nonhuman subjects. Although he had long had an interest in working with nonhuman primates, the cost of their transportation to the United States...
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Social Text (1 December 2007) 25 (4 (93)): 91–114.
Published: 01 December 2007
... Transculturations 97 avant-garde literature. This effort to articulate or to write a social reality in El zorro was, however, as much personal for Arguedas as literary and political. Arguedas was suffering from the mental illness with...
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Social Text (1 March 2003) 21 (1 (74)): 83–109.
Published: 01 March 2003
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Social Text (1 September 2003) 21 (3 (76)): 39–57.
Published: 01 September 2003
... information about their past, free access to health care and mental health Social Text 76, Vol. 21, No. 3, Fall 2003. Copyright © 2003 by Duke University Press. care for their children, and non-need-based subsidies of upward of $600 a month—or adoption decisions...
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Social Text (1 March 2011) 29 (1 (106)): 127–149.
Published: 01 March 2011
... constructs a portrait of a mentally and physically strong man whose resil- ience allows him to withstand normal interrogation techniques, but whose minor neuroses — ­such as entomophobia — ­can be exploited for the cause of...
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Social Text (1 September 2011) 29 (3 (108)): 1–29.
Published: 01 September 2011
... decided that inmates of mental asylums should be exchanged. So mentally ill Mus- lims in Indian hospitals were to be transferred to Pakistan, and Hindu and Sikh patients in Pakistani asylums would be sent to India. Manto’s representation of partition’s “insanity” in this and other...
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Social Text (1 March 2000) 18 (1 (62)): 55–79.
Published: 01 March 2000
... of researchers led by sociologist William T. Lui. Lui had been commis- sioned by the Asian American Mental Health Research Center to conduct interviews with refugees, documenting their recent flight and assessing their ability to adapt to a new society under such...
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Social Text (1 December 2017) 35 (4): 1–31.
Published: 01 December 2017
... radically transgresses or subverts psycho normativity. (To be black and woman and shout “Goddam!” into the snarling face of Jim Crow was surely to subvert white-supremacist and patriarchal psychonorms.) Third, Simone experienced severe mental illness, which is to say “medicalized madness,” that impacted her...