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Social Text (2004) 22 (4 (81)): 65–89.
Published: 01 December 2004
...Rashmi Varma Duke University Press 2004 Provincializing the Global City FROM BOMBAY TO MUMBAI Mera joota hai Jaapani O my shoes are Japanese Rashmi Varma...
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Social Text (2001) 19 (3 (68)): 91–113.
Published: 01 September 2001
... a gang of toughs.4 The ad stages a typical scene in Mumbai and other cities in India of the confrontation between the majority, who dwell and make their liveli- hood on the street, and the minority, who view the streets...
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Social Text (2014) 32 (3 (120)): 69–86.
Published: 01 September 2014
... the world, others, the neighbor and objects.  — Michel Serres The Folly of Fatafat Weight Loss In a windowless room at a medical conference in Mumbai about therapies for obesity, a woman named Neha narrated the surgery that had reduced her stomach size, reconfigured her intestinal tract...
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Social Text (2002) 20 (4 (73)): 65–89.
Published: 01 December 2002
... Rights (CALERI) report, and by a timeline created by a member of the lesbian organization Sangini in New Delhi. In late November 1998, a small group in Mumbai (Jain Vahini Samiti) asked the state minister for culture of Maharashtra...
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Social Text (2017) 35 (3 (132)): 41–70.
Published: 01 September 2017
... ecology in which advertising, satellite television, FM radio, web portals, and various other intermedia platforms emerge to arbitrate the contemporary audiovisual universe and also make competing claims upon star figuration. Shuddhabrata Sengupta, in an essay marked by bitterness at how the Mumbai...
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Social Text (2001) 19 (3 (68)): 1–8.
Published: 01 September 2001
... such anxiety in Mumbai, showing how the boundaries instituting divisions between political economy and aesthetics are unsettled with the expansion of the city and of the consumer economy. The anxiety, expressed in the title...
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Social Text (2004) 22 (4 (81)): 17–34.
Published: 01 December 2004
...-largest city in the world by 2010, after Tokyo and Mumbai. Such predictions suggest the inadequacy of recent attempts to theorize globalization by focusing exclusively on cities in the developed world.5 Urbanization has for the fi rst...
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Social Text (2004) 22 (4 (81)): 1–7.
Published: 01 December 2004
... of the urban realm and public space. In fact, 95 percent of urban population growth during the next generation will occur in cities of the developing world. By 2010, for example, Lagos is projected to become the planet’s third-largest city, after Tokyo and Mumbai. By 2025 it is predicted that Asia...
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Social Text (2004) 22 (4 (81)): np.
Published: 01 December 2004
... Victor Vich 47 Provincializing the Global City: From Bombay to Mumbai Rashmi Varma 65 Bandiri Music, Globalization, and Urban Experience in Nigeria Brian Larkin 91 Harlem Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak 113...
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Social Text (2002) 20 (3 (72)): np.
Published: 01 September 2002
... (Routledge), Global Obscenities (New York University Press), and Manmade Breast Cancers (Cornell Uni- versity Press). She presently works with feminists in Cairo, Egypt; Accra, Ghana; and Mumbai and Hyderabad in India on antiglobalization politics. Stefano Harney teaches sociology at the City University...
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Social Text (2008) 26 (2 (95)): 1–12.
Published: 01 June 2008
... of these cities). Future growth is projected to happen exclusively in cities, not in rural or suburban areas. Alongside megacities like Jakarta, Dhaka, Karachi, Mumbai, and Shanghai and Lagos (all in the global South), which...
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Social Text (2004) 22 (4 (81)): 9–15.
Published: 01 December 2004
... spectrum of differential identity and activism. First, the poorest of the poor tend to be ethnic or religious minori- ties. Thus the world’s biggest slum, Dharavi in Mumbai (Bombay), is a Tamil-speaking enclave in a sea of Marathi and Hindi speakers. Second, the informal working class, without...
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Social Text (2006) 24 (4 (89)): 25–65.
Published: 01 December 2006
.... The Mumbai stock exchange has ballooned filled to burst- ing with leveraged promises from the United States and Europe.8 Newly deep into notions devised financial instruments are being sold at an unprecedented rate. Bill- boards hawking insurance and dreams...
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Social Text (2021) 39 (4 (149)): 103–119.
Published: 01 December 2021
... are now angrily making their way across to Delhi. No more updates can be provided. The internet has been shut down. As far back as I can remember, supply chains have always been part of my political vocabulary. After all, I grew up in India, then Bombay, now Mumbai, in a densely mediated ecosystem...
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Social Text (2000) 18 (3 (64)): 67–86.
Published: 01 September 2000
... into daily life, for example, into the world of cricket. Bal Thack- eray, the infamous Shiv Sena head, threatened to disrupt the Pakistan cricket tour to India, and members of the party attacked cricket pitches in Mumbai and Delhi and the office of the Board of Control...
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Social Text (2008) 26 (4 (97)): 31–50.
Published: 01 December 2008
... like Lagos and Mumbai, where popula- tion density and poverty levels were exponentially greater than anything first-world cities had ever experienced, and where, in the absence of infra- structural development to match the demographic explosion, a series...
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Social Text (2017) 35 (1 (130)): 37–57.
Published: 01 March 2017
... as a modest shelter in the heart of one of Bombay’s largest slums, near Mahalaxmi station and Dhobi Ghat. That shelter is still there, modest but now thriving. And the Bombay (now Mumbai) municipality no longer culls dogs and then counts tails; now, they count surgically removed ovaries and testicles...
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Social Text (2008) 26 (3 (96)): 11–37.
Published: 01 September 2008
... for its support of this four-year research program (2001 – 4). Earlier versions were presented at the International Convention of Asian Scholars conference in Shanghai in 2005, at the University of Amsterdam, at Meynouth University, University College London, SARAI in New Delhi, PUKAR in Mumbai...
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Social Text (2008) 26 (2 (95)): 35–59.
Published: 01 June 2008
... from above. It is unfortunate that I cannot term this data gathering as 44 Hewamanne • “City of Whores” “governmentality from below,” as Appadurai could for the Mumbai NGO alliance.22 Some staff members of an NGO used their cultural capital to put the workers...
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Social Text (2008) 26 (1 (94)): 29–58.
Published: 01 March 2008
..., Crime against Humanity: An Inquiry into the Carnage at Gujarat (Mumbai: Anil Dharkar, 2002), is available at www.sabrang.com/tribunal/ index.html; for the role of the central government, see especially www.sabrang.com/ tribunal/vol2/rolegovt.html (accessed 13 November 2007). 40. For a small...