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Social Text (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...
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Social Text (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 (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...
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Social Text (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 (2012) 30 (2 (111)): 43–74.
Published: 01 June 2012
... of 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 (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 (2014) 32 (3 (120)): 49–67.
Published: 01 September 2014
.... For-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 (2020) 38 (1 (142)): 39–66.
Published: 01 March 2020
...Micki McGee Four decades of neoliberal approaches to the provision of care (medical care, mental health care, childcare, and eldercare, to name a few) have resulted in a crisis of care so ubiquitous as to appear natural. Among the unanticipated consequences of the redirection of women’s labor from...
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Social Text (2021) 39 (3 (148)): 55–77.
Published: 01 September 2021
... affective/spatial norms of mental health treatment: confinement, rationality, repression, and an individualizing model of madness. As part of unfolding this model for a trans-mad aesthetic, the article asserts that the link between transgender and madness (as categories) is not merely one of addition—say...
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Published: 01 June 2022
Figure 1. Magazines like Personal Computin g and Family Computing in the 1980s frequently linked working from home with familial intimacy and childhood mental development. Advertisement for the Laser Compact XT from Personal Computing , July 1987, 178. More
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Published: 01 March 2020
Figure 1 The first time I encountered the NYU Bobst Library signage promoting a newly launched mental health mobile application was in early December 2018. These images were captured on February 17, 2019, with more recent adjacent posters for a labor history event. This signage has since been More
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Published: 01 March 2020
Figure 1 The first time I encountered the NYU Bobst Library signage promoting a newly launched mental health mobile application was in early December 2018. These images were captured on February 17, 2019, with more recent adjacent posters for a labor history event. This signage has since been More
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Social Text (2016) 34 (3 (128)): 105–125.
Published: 01 September 2016
... to compress. They are themselves a form of compression. These and other crafty techniques for automating, in some way, the routines of mental labor are not, in the end, real shortcuts. They cannot automate thinking, only the transmission of thoughts. But they are native ways of thinking that nevertheless make...
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Social Text (2000) 18 (1 (62)): 81–107.
Published: 01 March 2000
..., change their psychological outlook, reduce their personal problems, make themselves not just more motivated but more attractive to employers. Health and mental health screening become crit- ical features of welfare administration in the initial stages. Good welfare...
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Social Text (2018) 36 (1 (134)): 155–160.
Published: 01 March 2018
... discovered is that a certain set of ideas, some of them addressed in the foregoing, structured our mental efforts to go after globalism . For example, we realized that we could not do without the term extraction , the word designating a concept that is central not only to Marx’s conception of value...
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Social Text (2023) 41 (2 (155)): 85–87.
Published: 01 June 2023
... the union “divisive.” But from my entry-level perspective, the opposite seemed true. Talking about the mental and physical labor performed by graduate students and faculty, talking about the place of this labor in the political economy of higher education — these were practices that brought faculty together...
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Social Text (2022) 40 (3 (152)): 17–35.
Published: 01 September 2022
... that investigates allegations of abuse of the public by members of the security forces, Chambers was one of 146 mentally ill persons held by the Department of Correctional Services without trial, and one of fifteen who had been imprisoned for more than thirty years without trial. 25 This is the result...
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Social Text (2009) 27 (2 (99)): 167–173.
Published: 01 June 2009
..., or New 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...
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Social Text (2007) 25 (4 (93)): 91–114.
Published: 01 December 2007
... 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 which he struggled throughout his life and, at the advice of his doctors...
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Social Text (2020) 38 (1 (142)): 17–38.
Published: 01 March 2020
... species, all via successive “mental operations of the Creator.” 8 Transmutationists prior to Darwin, such as Jean-Baptiste Lamarck and Darwin’s grandfather Erasmus Dar-win, had regarded evolution as a teleological process of ascent, the precise mechanisms of which remained speculative: either...