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Social Text (1 March 2002) 20 (1 (70)): 27–50.
Published: 01 March 2002
...Kitty Krupat; Laura Tanenbaum Duke University Press 2002 A Network for Campus Democracy REFLECTIONS ON NYU AND THE ACADEMIC LABOR MOVEMENT At 10:00 A.M. on the morning of 1 March 2001, undergraduates and fac- Kitty Krupat...
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Social Text (1 December 2010) 28 (4 (105)): 65–89.
Published: 01 December 2010
...Patrick Jagoda The contemporary military doctrine of “network-centric warfare” has favored a decentralized approach to both humanitarian interventions and “warfighting.” In reframing enmity as network antagonism, the United States has focused on a new type of anti-American enemy: the terrorist...
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Social Text (1 March 2018) 36 (1 (134)): 25–30.
Published: 01 March 2018
...After Globalism Writing Group While networked global capitalism is often aestheticized as smooth, continuous, and homogeneous, this system in fact requires asymmetry and discontinuity. We propose the figures of the mine and the port to envision the relationship between extraction and condensation—a...
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Social Text (1 March 2011) 29 (1 (106)): 15–35.
Published: 01 March 2011
... reflect on how to “contain” them. Viral epidemics constitute not only vital events but also scalar narratives—they articulate transformations at the levels of molecules, cells, organisms, individuals, populations, species, ecosystems, technological infrastructures, political economies, and networks of...
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Social Text (1 September 2009) 27 (3 (100)): 231–241.
Published: 01 September 2009
... inaugural issue that explored how “media politics” and forms of mediated, networked communication were used by conservative countermovements to advance their ideological agendas. The idea of “social textronics” is taken up from this article, revised and expanded in order to suggest how new technologies and...
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Social Text (1 June 2012) 30 (2 (111)): 99–119.
Published: 01 June 2012
...Robert W. Gehl This paper argues that the failure of MySpace and the rise of Facebook in the social networking site market is due in part to the degrees in which either site associates users, technology, and marketers into a successful “real software abstraction.” Real software abstraction is a...
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Social Text (1 December 2014) 32 (4 (121)): 181–191.
Published: 01 December 2014
... be read as one useful primer on how to build, maintain, and enjoy a network of mutual care that is operated by and for brown queers. © 2014 Duke University Press 2014 It’s Kinda Cold Out Here A Poem Assembled from Correspondence, with an Introduction Jorge Ignacio Cortiñas In 2002...
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Social Text (1 September 2016) 34 (3 (128)): 1–25.
Published: 01 September 2016
... narratives used by contemporary leaders disguise the racialized and gendered division of labor in a neoliberal globalized economy. The recourse to a storytelling strategy — with its reliance on restrictive public narratives, the heavy involvement of advocacy networks and foundations in shaping these...
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Social Text (1 March 2016) 34 (1 (126)): 21–48.
Published: 01 March 2016
...Dhanveer Singh Brar Analyzing “Footwork,” a form of electronic dance music local to South and West Chicago, and now also a major genre within the wider networks of dance music culture, this article presents an argument regarding the constitution of Footwork as black music. Focusing on the...
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Social Text (1 March 2008) 26 (1 (94)): 75–93.
Published: 01 March 2008
... insights into how responses to the disease are situated within the landscape of neoliberal discourses and policies, revealing the fissures and inconsistencies of neoliberalism. As communities mobilize varied local, national, and international networks of support to reshape the fields of power, they draw on...
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Social Text (1 June 2008) 26 (2 (95)): 1–12.
Published: 01 June 2008
...Kamran Asdar Ali; Martina Rieker Drawing on the larger project of the Shehr Network on Comparative Urban Landscapes, the articles in this issue seek to revisit conceptually and theoretically the question of marginality in the production of contemporary urban cartographies in the Middle East and...
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Social Text (1 March 2010) 28 (1 (102)): 1–12.
Published: 01 March 2010
...Gustavus Stadler The introduction to “The Politics of Recorded Sound,” this special issue of Social Text , lays out the unifying mission of the diverse essays: to study sound recording within a wide-ranging, historicized understanding of mediation as a process embedded within networks of power. A...
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Social Text (1 June 2002) 20 (2 (71)): 115–123.
Published: 01 June 2002
...Tana Hargest Duke University Press 2002 Bitter Nigger Inc. Bitter Nigger Inc.: Because Bitter Is Better, Baby! Tana Hargest BITTER NIGGER BROADCAST NETWORK BITTER NIGGER PRODUCT DIVISION BITTER...
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Social Text (1 June 2005) 23 (2 (83)): 35–53.
Published: 01 June 2005
... Internet and computer networks. In other words, facial recognition and other biometrics are literally becoming components or actors in new media assemblages. The central questions that guide this analysis come from studies of new media...
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Social Text (1 December 2001) 19 (4 (69)): 53–65.
Published: 01 December 2001
... . Washington, D.C.:Civicus & Network Cultures-Asia. GCAR (Grupo Cultural Afro Reggae). 2000. Relátorio anual do Grupo Cultural Afro Reggae—1999, Rio de Janeiro: 4-6. www.afroreggae.org.br/index1.htm . ____. n.d. Programas. www.afroreggae.org . Gohn, Maria da Glória. 2000 . Mídia, terceiro...
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Social Text (1 December 2010) 28 (4 (105)): np.
Published: 01 December 2010
... global networks through their 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...
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Social Text (1 June 2008) 26 (2 (95)): np.
Published: 01 June 2008
... Rieker, with whom he also coordinates the Shehr Network on Comparative Urban Landscapes. He is currently writing a book-length manuscript on the social history of the labor movement in Pakistan. Allen Feldman, associate professor of media culture and communication at New York...
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Social Text (1 March 2018) 36 (1 (134)): 35–36.
Published: 01 March 2018
... that hour, I suppose. The hour when all those questions about visuality and the colonization of the senses, about capitalized machines putting the sensorium and the neural network onto the assembly line, seem to go to my head. Like a toxic martini. Not like a crystalline image of a Pepsi can, handed...
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Social Text (1 December 2004) 22 (4 (81)): 1–7.
Published: 01 December 2004
... of governance such as the nation-state.2 Over the past fi fteen years, the global cities model has infl u- enced much social science research on the global economy as a network of overlapping fl ows between urban spaces. But the global cities of the developed world are an increasingly anomalous...
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Social Text (1 September 2001) 19 (3 (68)): 57–89.
Published: 01 September 2001
... the same supportive role as kinship and extended kin networks become depleted and resource pooling becomes an increasingly fragile practice. The increased stress placed on the informal resources of extended households and...