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Social Text (1 September 2016) 34 (3 (128)): 75–102.
Published: 01 September 2016
... capitalism, the postcolonial politics of migration and race problematize and elucidate some of the most urgent and dire perplexities of the contemporary European scene from the critical standpoint of transnational, intercontinental, cross-border migration. This essay proposes the urgent necessity to...
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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)): 37–55.
Published: 01 September 2007
... INTERNATIONAL MIGRATION The study of migration is not new in Mexican anthropology. Indeed, Rosío Córdova the long tradition of people moving in search of better living conditions Plaza began to be recorded in the works of Manuel Gamio in the late 1920s.1 Much more recent, however, is an...
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Social Text (1 September 2011) 29 (3 (108)): 51–72.
Published: 01 September 2011
..., the film also shows us how it is possible to be politically protected but not yet physically alive through its focus on the status of the unborn child. Kee's body becomes the battleground for these two opposing forces as the film offers a critique of the politics of migration at the same time as it...
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Social Text (1 June 2010) 28 (2 (103)): 85–112.
Published: 01 June 2010
...Rosalind C. Morris This essay examines the historical emergence and recent revival of the figure of the tsotsi via the transatlantic migration of aesthetic forms and their dispersal across generic and social spaces. The historical arc of the tsotsi traverses a period that opens at the beginning of...
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Social Text (1 June 2015) 33 (2 (123)): 99–120.
Published: 01 June 2015
... illegality affect migration Latina/o social media The Illegalities of Brownness Armando García In Memoriam: José Esteban Muñoz, 1967 – 2013 I am beginning a conversation with myself about defining my being by laws that really can never summarize my existence. . . . Right...
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Social Text (1 September 2006) 24 (3 (88)): 13–33.
Published: 01 September 2006
... and attempt to draw conclusions about the challenges facing conceptual undocumented immigrant women in the Hudson Valley, focusing on those women whose migration forces a separation from their children. As framework of I interviewed these women, I was...
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Social Text (1 September 2007) 25 (3 (92)): np.
Published: 01 September 2007
... Slavery  Rachel Sarah O’Toole 19 Sexuality and Gender in Transnational Spaces: Realignments in Rural Veracruz Families Due to International Migration  Rosío Córdova Plaza 37 In Search of Lourdes Casal’s “Ana Veldford”  Frances Negrón-Muntaner and Yolanda Martínez – San Miguel 57...
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Social Text (1 December 2015) 33 (4 (125)): 131–133.
Published: 01 December 2015
... Tiffany Ruby Kelley Robin D. G. . 2000 . “Unfinished Migrations: Reflections on the African Diaspora and the Making of the Modern World.” African Studies Review 43 , no. 4 : 11 – 45 . Richter Daniel . 2003 . Facing East from Indian Country: A Native History of Early America...
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Social Text (1 December 2010) 28 (4 (105)): np.
Published: 01 December 2010
... and ethnicity, race, and migration at Yale University. She is the author of Migrant Imagi- naries: Latino Cultural Politics in the U.SMexico Borderlands (NYU Press). Her second book, The Event without Witness: State Violence and Migrant Suffering on the Frontiers of North America (NYU...
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Social Text (1 September 2006) 24 (3 (88)): 1–12.
Published: 01 September 2006
... interview in this issue, describes the paradox of contemporary Latino/a labor migration. As long as immigrant workers stay behind the scenes, their brawn and skills are highly appre- ciated. However, their presence on street corners, in schools, parks, and stores has become highly contentious for...
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Social Text (1 September 2006) 24 (3 (88)): 35–54.
Published: 01 September 2006
... immigrants had only partial elementary educa- tion. Approximately half of all of the men and women interviewed were currently married or partnered, with women more likely to be partnered or married (64 percent) than men (41 percent). Generally, male immi- grants had migrated alone. Most of the women...
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Social Text (1 September 2006) 24 (3 (88)): np.
Published: 01 September 2006
... Division of Nutritional Sci­ ences at Cornell University and teaches on the health of ethnic minorities in the Cornell Latino Studies Program. Her research deals with inter­ national migration and various health-related issues faced by Hispanics in the United States. She publishes broadly in the area...
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Social Text (1 September 2006) 24 (3 (88)): 81–98.
Published: 01 September 2006
...Pilar A. Parra; Max J. Pfeffer Duke University Press 2006 New Immigrants in Rural Communities The Ch allenges of Integr ation The 2000 U.S. Census of Population reported increased Latino migration...
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Social Text (1 March 2006) 24 (1 (86)): np.
Published: 01 March 2006
... assistant professor of ethnic studies at Bowling Green State University. She is working on an ethnographic study of Indians who migrated to Brunei between the 1940s and 1960s to work for Brunei Shell Petroleum Company. Ellen Messer-Davidow is professor of English at the University of...
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Social Text (1 March 2010) 28 (1 (102)): 59–85.
Published: 01 March 2010
... Square, and the now-defunct San Juan Hill and Lincoln Square districts, razed to build Lincoln Center in the early 1960s. When Schwartz migrated to Midtown in 1944 — against the tide of “white flight” — he arrived amid one of the neighborhood’s...
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Social Text (1 September 2010) 28 (3 (104)): 1–10.
Published: 01 September 2010
... assume nations to be obsolete nor simply study the whole wide world, and certainly it still continues to suffer from confu- sion over what distinguishes it from the related concepts of globalization and migration. Its very ambiguity seems to make transnational method particularly productive for...
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Social Text (1 March 2008) 26 (1 (94)): 115–133.
Published: 01 March 2008
... adoptees, migrated to the United States, while the rest were sent to Europe.2 Like the adoption of European and Japanese orphaned children in the 1940s in the aftermath of World War II, the adoption of Korean children began as a...
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Social Text (1 December 2000) 18 (4 (65)): 25–53.
Published: 01 December 2000
..., N.Y.: Cornell University Press. Lanfranchi, Pierre. 1994 . The migration of footballers: The case of France, 1932-1982. In The global sports arena: Athletic talent migration in an interdependent world ,edited by John Bale and Joseph Maguire. London: Frank Cass. Lipietz, Alain. 1998 . Le...
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Social Text (1 December 2001) 19 (4 (69)): 7–28.
Published: 01 December 2001
...- munities in terms of migrations and political-economic conditions, they try to be supportive of one another despite their different concerns, opin- ions, and interests. The heated discussions arise not from each country’s reports, but from issues concerning the diaspora’s position on the China- Taiwan...