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Social Text (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 (2007) 25 (3 (92)): 37–55.
Published: 01 September 2007
... TO 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...
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Social Text (2016) 34 (3 (128)): 75–102.
Published: 01 September 2016
... of 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...
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Social Text (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...
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Social Text (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...
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Social Text (2022) 40 (3 (152)): 17–35.
Published: 01 September 2022
... and their elaboration into hierarchies of humanity; and second as a phenomenon of migration and the constitution of transnational sociocultural spheres. Diaspora, thus, generates forms of pan-Africanism and Black consciousness as much as it produces agendas related to transnational governance and global security...
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Social Text (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...
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Social Text (2006) 24 (3 (88)): 35–54.
Published: 01 September 2006
... 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 migrated with their male partners and/or children, or joined...
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Social Text (2006) 24 (3 (88)): 1–12.
Published: 01 September 2006
..., 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 urbanites as well...
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Social Text (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 (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 (2015) 33 (4 (125)): 131–133.
Published: 01 December 2015
..., resistance, migration, and disposses- sion that have accompanied it. Notes 1. The literature on these spatial terms is vast. For a few works that lay out the terms of these very different debates, see, e.g., Hall, “Cultural Identity...
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Social Text (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 (2005) 23 (3-4 (84-85)): 193–217.
Published: 01 December 2005
... remains an indicator of enlightenment both cultural and politi- narrative of cal. This is also an argument made explicitly and implicitly in a range of queer texts, primarily in literary and cultural theory composed mostly by migration within gay white men. Yet a queer...
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Social Text (2022) 40 (2 (151)): 49–68.
Published: 01 June 2022
... , eds. Razor-Wired: Reflections on Migration Movements through Slovenia in 2015 . Ljubljana : Peace Institute , 2016 . Lévi-Strauss Claude . Strukturalna antropologija . Zagreb : Stvarnost , 1989 . Lipset Seymour Martin . Political Man: The Social Bases of Politics . New York...
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Social Text (2015) 33 (4 (125)): 109–130.
Published: 01 December 2015
... practices of silencing to which colonized and enslaved populations were subjected. Hence, reconstructing stories from these overlapping and divergent histo- ries of coerced migration and dispersal demands that we also grapple with the language...
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Social Text (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 (2019) 37 (2): 109–131.
Published: 01 June 2019
... with others—that might emerge within and against a global refugee regime that continually produces, manages, and purports to solve the problem of forced migration. When does a refugee stop being a refugee? This is a question about the temporality or duration of the refugee category, one that is deemed...
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Social Text (2008) 26 (1 (94)): 115–133.
Published: 01 March 2008
... DOI 10.1215/01642472-2007-022  © 2008 Duke University Press 11 5 the world.” Since 1954, about 200,000 Korean-born children have been placed in transnational adoption. Two-thirds of these children, or about 150,000 adoptees, migrated...
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Social Text (2014) 32 (2 (119)): 53–75.
Published: 01 June 2014
.... Ethnographi- cally, I argue that contemporary Kriolu rappers in Lisbon are motivated by an existential tension embedded in the concept of “Kriolu” resulting from complex patterns of migration and peculiar histories of Luso-­African Social Text 119 • Vol. 32, No. 2...