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Social Text (1 March 2000) 18 (1 (62)): 55–79.
Published: 01 March 2000
...Eric Tang Duke University Press 2000 3. tang 2/11/00 10:50 AM Page 55 Collateral Damage SOUTHEAST ASIAN POVERTY IN THE UNITED STATES On 22 August 1996...
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Social Text (1 September 2003) 21 (3 (76)): 39–57.
Published: 01 September 2003
...Ana Teresa Ortiz; Laura Briggs Duke University Press 2003 The Culture of Poverty, Crack Babies, and Welfare Cheats THE MAKING OF THE “HEALTHY WHITE BABY CRISIS” In 2002, a researcher looking for endocrine markers of early childhood Ana...
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Social Text (1 June 2010) 28 (2 (103)): 57–83.
Published: 01 June 2010
... folkloric stories of the hyena (which is a pan-African phenomenon) but looks as well at contemporary mass-mediated images of poverty and aid. Similarly, its cinematic strategies and aesthetics uniquely draw from European, American, and African sources. This combination of influences in the film reinforces...
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Social Text (1 March 2013) 31 (1 (114)): 109–125.
Published: 01 March 2013
... fiction; his authorial relation to cultures of poverty; and themes such as nostalgia, exploitation, opportunism, pleasure, negative effects, risk, and the enjoyment of difference. The interview was conducted live at the Trashing Performance symposium, during a day of discussions and lectures called...
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Social Text (1 March 2000) 18 (1 (62)): np.
Published: 01 March 2000
... the American City Andy Merrifield 31 Collateral Damage: Southeast Asian Poverty in the United States Eric Tang 55 In the Clinic: The Medicalization of Welfare Sanford F. Schram 81 The State, the Clock, and the Struggle...
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Social Text (1 March 2000) 18 (1 (62)): 81–107.
Published: 01 March 2000
... representing itself as a return to older social policy concerns. The country has moved away from the “war on poverty” initiated in the 1960s to the “war on welfare” that has dominated the 1990s.2 The pre-1960s assumption that reliance on public assistance for...
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Social Text (1 March 2000) 18 (1 (62)): 135–141.
Published: 01 March 2000
...- mously successful in alleviating poverty through pensions, education, health insurance, and subsidies for construction and jobs, most of which have benefited white male workers and their families? No. Welfare is a program that enables welfare queens to drive Cadillacs...
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Social Text (1 March 2000) 18 (1 (62)): 143–151.
Published: 01 March 2000
... Community (EEC), tailing the United States in its soaring inequal- ity, with poverty in the United States estimated at twice that of any other 144 Lynne Segal 7. Segal 2/11/00 10:49 AM Page 145 European nation, despite having the...
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Social Text (1 March 2003) 21 (1 (74)): 111–127.
Published: 01 March 2003
... mark on national legislation. A clause in the country’s 1990 Children’s Code stating that poverty alone should, under no circumstances, justify the loss of parental authority has been attributed by certain analysts (Abreu 2002) to the reaction against the plundering of Brazilian children by “rich...
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Social Text (1 March 2008) 26 (1 (94)): 75–93.
Published: 01 March 2008
... histories of dispossession, disenfranchisement, displacement, poverty, and violence that so profoundly shaped people’s everyday lives, their relationships to each other, and their places in the racist order that was the legacy of the apartheid state. These exciting and promising beginnings were...
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Social Text (1 December 2004) 22 (4 (81)): 9–15.
Published: 01 December 2004
... of billionaires in the ex-Comecon bloc has been paid for by a rise in deep poverty, from under 3 million in 1988 to almost 170 million today. It is tempting to characterize this “triumph of market democracy” as the greatest...
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Social Text (1 June 2008) 26 (2 (95)): 1–12.
Published: 01 June 2008
... this new inscription of urban space and rural back spaces that informs, directly or indirectly, the inordinate attention also given to urban poverty by projects influenced by the new “urban turn” in the language of international development. These new spatial inscriptions beg the question as to...
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Social Text (1 March 2017) 35 (1 (130)): 101–121.
Published: 01 March 2017
.... Reygadas’s Post Tenebras Lux is exemplary in this regard, as its aesthetic apprehension of these conditions defamiliarizes the too familiar images and narratives of poverty and violence in Mexico. 12 Instead, it slowly awakens the viewer’s senses to the interior struggles of its characters that arise...
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Social Text (1 September 2014) 32 (3 (120)): 29–48.
Published: 01 September 2014
... American children, and more than a fifth of all children, are living in poverty.32 KIPP grew from Teach for America (TFA), the nonprofit that recruits new college graduates for two-year stints in poor schools. Prince­ tonian Wendy Kopp...
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Social Text (1 March 2006) 24 (1 (86)): 1–35.
Published: 01 March 2006
... different frameworks to explain poverty and educational attainment. Conservatives personalize and pathologize, attributing lesser attainments to deficiencies in character and life choices. In America in Black and White: One Nation...
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Social Text (1 March 2008) 26 (1 (94)): 95–114.
Published: 01 March 2008
... individual bodies. The social origins of suffering and distress, includ- ing poverty and discrimination, even if fleetingly recognized, are set aside, while effort is expended in controlling disease and averting death through biomedical manipulations.5 Furthermore, Lock continues...
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Social Text (1 March 2000) 18 (1 (62)): 31–54.
Published: 01 March 2000
... Page 33 ilies living below the poverty line in U.S. cities is on the rise, when the gap between rich and poor is widening, and when the standard of living for working people is eroding; they’re doing this, too, when in California, the nation’s richest...
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Social Text (1 June 2013) 31 (2 (115)): 69–81.
Published: 01 June 2013
... gravitates around representations of poverty. The agency aims at provid- ing actors who “act” their own poverty, so that the villeros, or “negros villeros,” “act” as villeros, making explicit the idea of the collapse of all distinctions between “being” and...
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Social Text (1 March 2004) 22 (1 (78)): 59–84.
Published: 01 March 2004
...: University of North Carolina Press. Marx, Karl. 1978 . The value form. Capital and Class 4 (spring): 130 -50. Payer, Cheryl. 1991 . Lent and lost: Foreign credit and Third World development . London: Zed. Rahnema, Majid. 1991 . Global poverty: A pauperizing myth. Interculture 24.2 : 5...
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Social Text (1 March 2016) 34 (1 (126)): 49–71.
Published: 01 March 2016
.... © 2016 Duke University Press 2016 Ferguson race Michael Brown police References Balko Radley . 2014 . “How Municipalities in St. Louis County, Mo., Profit from Poverty.” Washington Post , 3 September , www.washingtonpost.com/news/the-watch/wp/2014/09/03/how-st-louis-county...