1-20 of 124 Search Results for

neo

Follow your search
Access your saved searches in your account

Would you like to receive an alert when new items match your search?
×Close Modal
Sort by
Journal Article
Social Text (1 December 2012) 30 (4 (113)): 81–102.
Published: 01 December 2012
... within a Bolivian (camba) comedy, NEO . Like other comedies drawing on national stereotypes, NEO promises to mock “all Bolivians,” yet their racialized ridicule is not without its asymmetries or consequences, particularly in the politically polarized and racially charged period following the election of...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 December 2010) 28 (4 (105)): np.
Published: 01 December 2010
... aesthetic forms. His articles and reviews have appeared in Neo-­Victorian Studies and American Literature. Benjamin Reiss is professor and director of graduate studies in English at Emory University. His books include The Showman and the Slave: Race, Death, and Memory in Barnum’s America...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 December 2004) 22 (4 (81)): np.
Published: 01 December 2004
... researcher at the Instituto de Estudios Peruanos (IEP). He has published El discurso de la calle: Los cómicos ambulantes y las tensiones de la modernidad en el Perú (Red para el Desarrollo de las Cien- cias Sociales), El caníbal es el otro: Violencia y cultura en el Perú contemporá- neo (Instituto de...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 September 2004) 22 (3 (80)): 25–49.
Published: 01 September 2004
... of transmission that have associated sex with fi liative heredity or sexual reproduction, and sexual organs. In short, sex needs to be disentangled from the Darwinian and neo-Darwinian models of evolution that have contributed to reducing the notion of sex to sexual organs, genital...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 June 2013) 31 (2 (115)): 83–101.
Published: 01 June 2013
... own interest in life and neoliberal forms of governance. Not only is self-­preservation a foundational value for the forms of liberal political theory on which neo- liberalism draws, but also, in the inexorability of what is commonly called...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 December 2005) 23 (3-4 (84-85)): 141–155.
Published: 01 December 2005
... cities worldwide. In the past few decades, new forms of urban governance have taken root in many cities and, in particular, global cities like New York.4 Neo- liberal policies seek to delimit governmental intervention, increase priva- tization, and remove the safeguards of welfare services...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 June 2018) 36 (2 (135)): 107–122.
Published: 01 June 2018
...] new privileged subjects, racializing the beneficiaries of neo-liberalism as worthy multicultural citizens and racializing the losers as unworthy and excludable on the basis of monoculturalism, deviance, inflexibility, criminality, and other historico-cultural deficiencies.” 23 In this way...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 June 2013) 31 (2 (115)): 103–121.
Published: 01 June 2013
... readerships with the tales of moral corruption, guile, and hard-­boiled individualism that are the stock-­in-­trade of pulp fiction, but it was not until after the fitful and contested implementation of neo- liberal governance policies beginning in the late 1970s that popular crime works began to...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 December 2015) 33 (4 (125)): 147–151.
Published: 01 December 2015
... diverse and far-flung populations and to invite them to participate, as one group of geographers has written about neogeography, opens the door to a greater variety of contributors and to new ways of “asserting the authority of information.” Like neo...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 December 2013) 31 (4 (117)): 49–76.
Published: 01 December 2013
... the everyday, warped and exaggerated, sentimental and absurd. Ghanaian melodrama’s significance also lies in its irreverent, ambiva- lent relationship both to marketization and to neo-­Pentecostal Christianity, which have reshaped public life in Ghana — and many locales — in recent...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 June 2013) 31 (2 (115)): 19–48.
Published: 01 June 2013
... economic subject through a theory of human capital, and the generalization of the economic form of the market to domains of social phenomena hitherto considered noneconomic. In neo- liberalism, instead of being a partner in exchange, homo economicus is nor...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 March 2001) 19 (1 (66)): 19–44.
Published: 01 March 2001
... productions of South Asia’s admittedly talented Anglophone authors, guru English is the most globalized of South Asian cosmopolitanisms, delivering neo-Orientalist wisdom in modernized idiom. It may be worth considering whether guru English is a transcontinental amalgam, a...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 September 2012) 30 (3 (112)): 27–47.
Published: 01 September 2012
...- national exchanges that coalesced at the peak of the anticolonial struggle but have continued, in modified versions, in efforts to resist totalitarian regimes and various forms of (neo)colonial rule, including that of Israel over Palestine. I focus in this...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 June 2013) 31 (2 (115)): 1–17.
Published: 01 June 2013
... in struggles over the meaning of neo- liberalism and the aesthetic terms that should be used to define the politi- cal present. Genre is a term used in humanities disciplines to describe literary or cultural forms that transect historical periods. From the sonnet and lyrical ballad to true...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 June 2013) 31 (2 (115)): 69–81.
Published: 01 June 2013
... question of precarity. Neo- liberalism, argues Lewkowicz, brought about a new sense of precarity —  one that is not regarded as a temporary condition, under the sign of the exception or the crisis, but that has become a constitutive condition of subjectivity. The legacy of neoliberalism is this new...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 December 2016) 34 (4 (129)): 71–85.
Published: 01 December 2016
... of Legal Religion.” 10 Qtd. in Liptak, “Justices.” 11 Lowentheil, “Muslim Beard Decision.” 12 Ibid. 13 See Sullivan, “Judging Religion,” 448 . 14 Concurrence (Ginsburg), Holt , 574 U.S. at 1. 15 Jakobsen and Pellegrini, Love the Sin ; Jakobsen and Pellegrini, “Obama’s Neo New Deal.” 16...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 December 2011) 29 (4 (109)): 1–27.
Published: 01 December 2011
... metaphysically oriented neo-Confucians of the Song (960 – 1279 CE) and Ming (1368 – 1644 CE) Dynasties located the spiritual and moral principle (理 li ) in the material substance of the body (氣 qi ), and they theorized the relationship between li and qi as one of interaction — rather than, say, that of a...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 June 2015) 33 (2 (123)): 29–55.
Published: 01 June 2015
...” paradigm often flaunted as the racial signature of neo- liberal capitalism serves to obfuscate the persistence of older structures of biological racism.36 For groups that are overtly or covertly racialized, such as drug addicts, the principle of bodily...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 December 2004) 22 (4 (81)): 9–15.
Published: 01 December 2004
... Nicaragua and Haiti in the 1920s. But the developing world—the main arena of neo-imperial discourse accumulation about “failed nations” and postmodern “white men’s burdens”—is increas- ingly a universe of urban slums and shantytowns. Mao’s paradigmatic and the countryside no longer...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 March 2006) 24 (1 (86)): 55–79.
Published: 01 March 2006
... and hostility directed against the Arab other, purport- edly allowing her to pass as an unmarked American. Ironically, in the 1980s, a neo-Nazi organization in the Jersey area had seized on the bindi as the visible marker of South Asian otherness. Calling themselves the Social...