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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...
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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...
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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...
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Social Text (1 March 2018) 36 (1 (134)): 95–101.
Published: 01 March 2018
... general. We are talking about the collective labor of cultural practice and the development of an infrastructure that can uptake, abstract, and extract from that. Leveraged exchange. Dissymmetrical exchange. Mental labor as one future of work—a future Charles Babbage and Lady Lovelace already wanted...
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Social Text (1 March 2002) 20 (1 (70)): 27–50.
Published: 01 March 2002
...Kitty Krupat; Laura Tanenbaum Duke University Press 2002 A Network for Campus Democracy REFLECTIONS ON NYU AND THE ACADEMIC LABOR MOVEMENT At 10:00 A.M. on the morning of 1 March 2001, undergraduates and fac- Kitty Krupat...
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Social Text (1 March 2007) 25 (1 (90)): 117–132.
Published: 01 March 2007
...Malini Johar Schueller; Ashley Dawson Duke University Press 2007 Academic Labor at the Crossroads? An Interview with Andrew Ross This interview was conducted with Andrew Ross through a...
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Social Text (1 June 2012) 30 (2 (111)): 1–20.
Published: 01 June 2012
...Liam Connell This essay examines a series of visual representations of illegalized migration in order to consider how they respond to the presence of labor within global systems of economic exchange. Through an examination of the aesthetic qualities of these images it suggests that the worker’s...
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Social Text (1 September 2007) 25 (3 (92)): 125–145.
Published: 01 September 2007
...- 130 Michael Denning century — has thrown the nationally constituted parties and unions of the labor movement in crisis. But how have we figured this world labor force, this global working class? What are the mental maps, the imagined narratives that enable us to comprehend...
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Social Text (1 June 2009) 27 (2 (99)): 55–76.
Published: 01 June 2009
... is precisely to explicate the labor factor that makes up this creative economy. One of the most important theoretical works on the concept is Mau- rizio Lazzarato’s “Immaterial Labor,” in which he argues that the old dichotomy between manual/material and mental/immaterial...
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Social Text (1 June 2000) 18 (2 (63)): 33–58.
Published: 01 June 2000
...Tiziana Terranova Duke University Press 2000 2. Terranova 4/24/00 11:22 AM Page 33 Free Labor PRODUCING CULTURE FOR THE DIGITAL ECONOMY The...
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Social Text (1 September 2006) 24 (3 (88)): 99–130.
Published: 01 September 2006
... assistance in labor disputes, Guadalupe. housing and health care, ESL and other education programs, counseling, and more. For Tepeyac, immigrants’ rights are associated with their status as human beings and are couched in a...
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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 2001) 19 (3 (68)): 9–33.
Published: 01 September 2001
... . Time, labor, and social domination: A reinterpretation of Marx's critical theory . Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. Rajagopal, Arvind. 1999 . Thinking through emerging markets: Brand logics and the cultural forms of political society in India. Social text no. 60 (fall): 131 -49. Requate...
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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 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 March 2008) 26 (1 (94)): 137–164.
Published: 01 March 2008
...Paul Stephens; Robert Hardwick Weston Free Time is a collection of collaboratively written experimental prose fragments on topics primarily involving labor and leisure. The form of the project ( Denkbilder ) is taken from Walter Benjamin and Theodor Adorno. Included in this selection is a...
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Social Text (1 September 2012) 30 (3 (112)): 97–121.
Published: 01 September 2012
...Megan H. Glick From the moment Charles Darwin proposed Africa as the site of human origins, scientists and the lay public alike labored to reconcile contemporary racial hierarchies with the possibility of a universal African birthplace. Previous historical treatments of this phenomenon have focused...
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Social Text (1 September 2009) 27 (3 (100)): 129–133.
Published: 01 September 2009
... response to changing editorial commitments, which included a turn toward understanding culture as a domain of labor. The launch of the Social Text Web site represents another stage in the journal's ongoing interest in media as a site of leftist critique. © 2009 Duke University Press 2009 Feminism...
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Social Text (1 December 2015) 33 (4 (125)): 61–67.
Published: 01 December 2015
...Thulani Davis This article describes the process of looking across post–Civil War political, labor, and social archives for black community formations, black imaginaries around freedom, and fugitive legislative changes in an attempt to recover freed people's theorizing of the political. © Thulani...
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Social Text (1 December 2010) 28 (4 (105)): 45–63.
Published: 01 December 2010
... safety, fear, and threat. The analysis works through three different media productions that intersect with contemporary concerns of governance and economy: an advertising spread for clothing, a magazine article about cyber labor in China, and billboard advertisements for storage services. Assessing these...