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Social Text (1 March 2017) 35 (1 (130)): 101–121.
Published: 01 March 2017
...Angela Garcia Based on ethnographic research and critical reflection on Carlos Reygadas’s film Post Tenebras Lux , this article explores the texture and temporality of crisis and endurance in Mexico. Specifically, it traces the transformation of one of Mexico City’s ubiquitous anexos (annexes...
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Social Text (1 September 2010) 28 (3 (104)): 67–89.
Published: 01 September 2010
...Rodrigo Parrini In this article, I propose the notion of “bodyscapes” as a way to understand the connections between the processes of globalization and the emerging forms of social violence in Mexico. A bodyscape enables us to explore the specific locus of the body within the social processes that...
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Social Text (1 December 2012) 30 (4 (113)): 103–123.
Published: 01 December 2012
...Abraham Acosta This essay argues that recent developments at the US/Mexico border, specifically the passing of SB 1070 and HB 2281 in Arizona, have irrevocably altered an already conflicted political and sociocultural landscape, prompting an unprecedented crisis of resistance for which a new model...
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Social Text (1 June 2007) 25 (2 (91)): 81–102.
Published: 01 June 2007
..., Mex- ico. In 1994, Joint Task Force-6 (JTF-6), a branch of the U.S. military involved in domestic drug enforcement efforts along the U.S.-Mexico border region, renovated the fence that separates these two communities with artifacts from another war. Surplus mobile military runways from...
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Social Text (1 September 2007) 25 (3 (92)): 85–101.
Published: 01 September 2007
...Frida Gorbach Duke University Press 2007 Translated by Eileen Brockbank Hysteria and History A Meditation on Mexico...
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Social Text (1 December 2013) 31 (4 (117)): 79–97.
Published: 01 December 2013
...Alex Lubin; Les W. Field; Melanie K. Yazzie; Jakob Schiller In May 2011, the Anthropology Department and the Department of American Studies at the University of New Mexico offered a class entitled “Technologies of Settler-Colonialism in Israel-Palestine.” This field school was designed as a...
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Social Text (1 September 2013) 31 (3 (116)): 35–55.
Published: 01 September 2013
... “moments” of the last three decades—its juxtapolitical emergence from the DC hardcore punk scene, circa 1985; its antipublic dissembling in the late 1990s; and its postmainstream spread across the US-Mexico border in the early twenty-first century—proposing that, in considering emo always in relation to...
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Social Text (1 June 2015) 33 (2 (123)): 99–120.
Published: 01 June 2015
...Armando García In light of the current immigration debate, and in particular the state-sponsored carceral arguments most recently sparked by the arrival of Central American refugee children on the US-Mexico border, this article takes cues from the late José Esteban Muñoz’s call to sense the...
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Social Text (1 December 2008) 26 (4 (97)): 79–95.
Published: 01 December 2008
... neoliberalism neglects the strong critiques of neoliberalism emerging out of the Central American left in the late eighties and early nineties, as well as the Zapatista movement in Chiapas, Mexico beginning in 1994. © 2008 Duke University Press 2008 Activisms and Epistemologies Problems for...
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Social Text (1 September 2007) 25 (3 (92)): np.
Published: 01 September 2007
... Hysteria and History: A Meditation on Mexico  Frida Gorbach 85 The Soul of Neoliberalism  Bethany E. Moreton 103 Representing Global Labor  Michael Denning 125 Contributors Rosío Córdova Plaza is a research...
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Social Text (1 September 2010) 28 (3 (104)): np.
Published: 01 September 2010
... and Fulbright postdoctoral fellow at the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Guidotti-­Hernández is the author of Unspeakable Violence: Nar- ratives of Citizenship, Mourning and Loss in Chicana/o and U.S. Mexico National Imaginaries (forthcoming, Duke University Press) and...
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Social Text (1 December 2001) 19 (4 (69)): 93–113.
Published: 01 December 2001
... nueva era de la industria automotriz en México . Tijuana:COLEF. Cockburn, C. 1985 . Machinery of dominance. London: Pluto Press. Cravey, A. 1998 . Women and work in Mexico's maquiladoras . New York: Rowman and Littlefield Publishers. de Lauretis, T. 1987 . Technologies of gender: Essays...
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Social Text (1 September 2007) 25 (3 (92)): 37–55.
Published: 01 September 2007
... structure, in practice this regime of sexuality sometimes leads to marital instability resulting in the coexistence of diverse family groups Mexico’s linked by arrangements that go against the ideal: extended families made up of a variety of members, from nuclear groups to groups that add elderly...
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Social Text (1 September 2006) 24 (3 (88)): 99–130.
Published: 01 September 2006
.... After crossing the border, they are told by other recent immigrants that they must avoid detection by and interaction with the state at all costs, or risk deporta- tion. In the five years María Ramírez,3 a young mother who migrated from Puebla, Mexico, and her husband have lived in New...
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Social Text (1 September 2007) 25 (3 (92)): 9–18.
Published: 01 September 2007
... seventy-five faculty and Elliott Young and graduate students from across the region for an intensive, weeklong discussion of cutting-edge theoretical and historical work. The seminar’s base is Tepoztlán, Morelos, a spectacular mountain retreat about an hour by bus from Mexico City. In 1995...
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Social Text (1 December 2004) 22 (4 (81)): 35–46.
Published: 01 December 2004
..., innocent, or hysterical behavior of some. For example, in Mexico, there are currently more than 1,200 religious denominations. Every day in the newspaper there are announcements promoting magical solutions to earthly problems. List...
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Social Text (1 December 2007) 25 (4 (93)): 67–90.
Published: 01 December 2007
... authority to insist that her or his human- ity be acknowledged. But in relationship to colonial Mexico — the first American slave society and the home to the largest free black population until the nineteenth century — this...
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Social Text (1 December 2010) 28 (4 (105)): np.
Published: 01 December 2010
... Press, forthcoming), examines state policing, organized crime, and migrant social movements along the integrated migratory circuit linking Central America, Mexico, and the United States. Patricia Ticineto Clough is professor of sociology and women’s studies at the Graduate Center and Queens...
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Social Text (1 September 2006) 24 (3 (88)): 81–98.
Published: 01 September 2006
... 2001. They tended to arrive in New York about two years after entering the United States. These new arrivals were also likely to come from sending areas in Mexico that only recently became prominent sources of migrants to the United States. The most common state of origin was the...
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Social Text (1 September 2006) 24 (3 (88)): 1–12.
Published: 01 September 2006
... labor force.3 Before the passage of NAFTA (North America Free Trade Agree- ment), the U.S. and Mexican governments promoted the agreement as a remedy for Mexico-U.S. undocumented immigration. It was expected that...