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Social Text (1 June 2011) 29 (2 (107)): 67–97.
Published: 01 June 2011
...Helga Tawil-Souri In Palestine/Israel, different colored identification cards are mandated by the Israeli state apparatus to Palestinians in the West Bank, the Gaza Strip, East Jerusalem, and those who are citizens of Israel. The article traces the development of the bureaucracy of the Palestinian...
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Social Text (1 September 2012) 30 (3 (112)): 1–26.
Published: 01 September 2012
... Palestinians from “’48”; and the attempt to connect Palestinians “inside” and “outside.” © 2012 Duke University Press 2012 Hip Hop from ’48 Palestine Youth, Music, and the Present/Absent Sunaina Maira and Magid Shihade This essay sheds light on the ways in which a particular group of Palestin- ian...
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Social Text (1 September 2012) 30 (3 (112)): 27–47.
Published: 01 September 2012
... analyze a transcolonial identification that continues to capture Maghrebi and Mashreqi imaginaries today: the figure of Palestine. Focusing on a 1971 play by the Algerian writer Kateb Yacine and the popular theater troupe Workers’ Cultural Action, Mohamed Take Your Suitcase , I argue that this play co...
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Social Text (1 December 2013) 31 (4 (117)): 79–97.
Published: 01 December 2013
...Alex Lubin; Les W. Field; Melanie K. Yazzie; Jakob Schiller In May 2011, the Anthropology Department and the Department of American Studies at the University of New Mexico offered a class entitled “Technologies of Settler-Colonialism in Israel-Palestine.” This field school was designed as a...
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Social Text (1 December 2006) 24 (4 (89)): 67–85.
Published: 01 December 2006
...John Collins Duke University Press 2006 Staircase portion of Dani Karavan’s “Passages” monument to Walter Benjamin (Portbou, Spain). Courtesy of the author From Portbou to Palestine and Back Entering the staircase, one is gripped with a sense of...
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Social Text (1 June 2003) 21 (2 (75)): 1–6.
Published: 01 June 2003
...Timothy Mitchell; Gyan Prakash; Ella Shohat Duke University Press 2003 This content is made freely available by the publisher. It may not be redistributed or altered. All rights reserved. Introduction PALESTINE IN A TRANSNATIONAL CONTEXT In the three...
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Social Text (1 December 2016) 34 (4 (129)): 87–110.
Published: 01 December 2016
... of one year to contest the legitimacy of Israeli colonialism and demand their return. The deportation—meant to incapacitate Islamic militant resistance to the US-brokered peace process between Israel and the Palestine Liberation Organization—paradoxically provided the conditions of possibility for...
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Social Text (1 June 2008) 26 (2 (95)): 61–81.
Published: 01 June 2008
... life agendas and the sensibilities and practices that give it expression. City life is becoming a possibility in Palestine, more than half a century after its urban modernity was aborted by war and occupation. Duke University Press 2008 Urban Modernity on the Periphery A New Middle Class Reinvents...
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Social Text (1 December 2006) 24 (4 (89)): np.
Published: 01 December 2006
... 2006 Contents The Spirit of Neoliberalism: From Racial Liberalism to Neoliberal Multiculturalism  Jodi Melamed 1 Risky Subjects: Insurance, Sexuality, and Capital  Geeta Patel 25 From Portbou to Palestine and Back  John Collins 66 Flaws in the Flow: Roads and Their Modernity...
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Social Text (1 March 2014) 32 (1 (118)): 1–21.
Published: 01 March 2014
... backyards, dividing families from each other, and radically restricting Palestinians’ freedom of movement, the wall ends by cutting through the self as powerfully as it bisects Palestinian land. This radical bisection, of self/other, Israel/Palestine, and...
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Social Text (1 June 2003) 21 (2 (75)): np.
Published: 01 June 2003
... Council). Joel Beinin is professor of Middle East history at Stanford University, where his research has focused on the social and cultural history of the modern Middle East. He has written and lectured extensively on Israel, Palestine, and the Arab-Israeli conflict. His recent books include...
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Social Text (1 June 2006) 24 (2 (87)): 47–65.
Published: 01 June 2006
... while the history of suffering experienced by the Jews (a long history of anti- Semitism culminating in the Holocaust) has no direct link to the Palestin- ians or the history of Palestine, the Palestinians’ past and current suffering (their dispossession, enforced exile, and continual oppression...
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Social Text (1 June 2006) 24 (2 (87)): 35–46.
Published: 01 June 2006
... and political imagination of a people and its sites of production, reproduction, or transformation. Taking our cue from Edward Said’s The Question of Palestine (1979), especially his engagement of George Eliot’s last novel, Daniel Deronda (1876), we ask what we might come to expect of...
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Social Text (1 June 2006) 24 (2 (87)): 111–123.
Published: 01 June 2006
... insufficient, we can’t get to the past. . . . . . . Still, I am impressed by some of the methods used to restore Palestine in the meantime. There is the steady trickle of memoirs: the daybooks, journals, albums, diaries, and recollections of various Palestinians.  — Edward Said...
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Social Text (1 June 2006) 24 (2 (87)): 1–9.
Published: 01 June 2006
..., postcolonial theory has been visible even beyond the Anglo-American academy. Many articles have invoked Said as preeminent in postcolonial studies, but that field seemed somehow disconnected from public debates about Palestine...
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Social Text (1 March 2004) 22 (1 (78)): 146.
Published: 01 March 2004
... Shohat. The editors invite contributors to pay tribute to Said, an admired colleague and friend. In its first issue Social Text published Said’s essay, “Zionism from the Standpoint of Its Victims” (1979), a chapter in the then forthcoming book, The Question of Palestine. Almost a decade later, the...
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Social Text (1 June 2008) 26 (2 (95)): np.
Published: 01 June 2008
...). Lisa Taraki is an associate professor of sociology and dean of graduate studies at Birzeit University in Palestine. Her research and publications have focused on the Palestinian national movement; Islamist politics in Palestine, Jordan, and the Middle East; Palestinian urban social history...
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Social Text (1 June 2014) 32 (2 (119)): 77–93.
Published: 01 June 2014
... In the Palestinian national narrative, Palestine is metamorphorized as a woman, and an abundance of Palestinian literature uses the metaphor of the woman as a symbol of Palestine. This is seen most clearly in the work of the national poet of...
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Social Text (1 June 2006) 24 (2 (87)): 125–144.
Published: 01 June 2006
... if it was not tiring to begin anew to explain the history of Palestine, “to go back and again Politics of Autobiography 127 to the same story,” every time something related to Palestine happens in...
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Social Text (1 June 2003) 21 (2 (75)): 141–162.
Published: 01 June 2003
..., divided, illegally occupied, undivided eternal) national capital. Obviously, there are reasons for this kind of attention. However, these debates produce Israel/Palestine as political, historical, and religious territory.14 While most Palestinians and Israelis would prob- ably wearily endorse this...