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Social Text (1 June 2004) 22 (2 (79)): 81–99.
Published: 01 June 2004
... Professionalization in Africa Although it is often claimed that Africa has “fallen off the globalization Silvia Federici map” in the 1990s, the globalization process has had more dramatic con- and George sequences for the African continent than for any other region on the Caffentzis planet. African...
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Social Text (1 March 2009) 27 (1 (98)): 37–58.
Published: 01 March 2009
...Adrian Burgos, Jr. The project of recovering the history of the Negro Leagues, and in so doing establishing a more complete account of U.S. professional baseball's segregated past, is fertile ground for interrogating the possibilities and limitations of diasporic frameworks. This article examines...
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Social Text (1 September 2009) 27 (3 (100)): 251–256.
Published: 01 September 2009
...Randy Martin; Eng-Beng Lim As a critical nomenclature in Social Text , university points to a constellation of trends that coalesces around the corporate ethos of higher education: professionalization, academic capitalism, industry standardization, anti-intellectualism, managerialist protocols...
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Social Text (1 December 2009) 27 (4 (101)): 25–44.
Published: 01 December 2009
... both colonial legacies and transnational capital. Joining conversations about the university's rabid corporatization, the essay uses the arts, and particularly the theater department, as a case study of how the bifurcation of professional training and scholarship, form and content, theory and practice...
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Social Text (1 December 2009) 27 (4 (101)): 67–94.
Published: 01 December 2009
... eyes, hands, shoulders, hips, feet. These things are citational in that they arrange and propel bodies in recognizable ways, through paths of evocative movement that have been traveled before. I use the term script as a theatrical professional might, to denote not a rigid dictation of performed action...
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Social Text (1 March 2009) 27 (1 (98)): 59–81.
Published: 01 March 2009
... diaspora history and community over time. Black diaspora and other African visitors, expatriates, and professionals converge in Ghana's cosmopolitan centers and confront a local landscape that is at once familiar and jarring because it has distinct and similar articulations of race and Blackness. My...
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Social Text (1 June 2004) 22 (2 (79)): 1–11.
Published: 01 June 2004
... or as an occupational response to religious call- ing. Today, as the market appears to have stolen education’s innocence in the form of the preponderance of professional training, it is tempting to see what might look like a one-hundred-year interregnum of the liberal arts as a golden age and not...
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Social Text (1 June 2004) 22 (2 (79)): 101–115.
Published: 01 June 2004
... yet can only be organized. Against the prophetic organization of the Undercommons is arrayed its own deadening labor for the univer- sity, and beyond that, the negligence of professionalization, and the pro- fessionalization of the critical academic. The Undercommons is therefore always an unsafe...
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Social Text (1 June 2004) 22 (2 (79)): 67–80.
Published: 01 June 2004
.... 1937 . Political economy and capitalism: Some essays in economic tradition . London:Routledge and Kegan Paul. ____. 1963 . Studies in the development of capitalism , 2d ed. New York: International Publishers. Freidson, Eliot. 1986 . Professional powers:A study of the institutionalization of...
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Social Text (1 June 2004) 22 (2 (79)): np.
Published: 01 June 2004
... 2004 Contents Turning Pro: Professional Qualifications and the Global University Dossier Editors Stefano Harney and Randy Martin Introduction Randy Martin 1 Against Schooling: Education and Social Class Stanley Aronowitz 13 Jurassic U: The State of University-Industry...
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Social Text (1 June 2001) 19 (2 (67)): 127–156.
Published: 01 June 2001
... distancing from specific functions—whether simple utility, communicative effect, emotional or sensual satisfaction, or the production of profit; the social autonomy of art as a specialized, professional field; and the political...
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Social Text (1 March 2002) 20 (1 (70)): 61–80.
Published: 01 March 2002
...—knocked out by the flu every year. And their other professional work almost always deteriorated. Artists who had been showing stopped. Writers who had published were “blocked.” The longer they taught, the more resigned and bitter they seemed to grow. That was not for me. But Jim cajoled me. “Come...
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Social Text (1 June 2004) 22 (2 (79)): 13–35.
Published: 01 June 2004
... idea: children of the working and professional and middle classes are to be molded to the industrial and technological imperatives of contemporary society. Students learn science and mathematics not as a discourse of lib- eration from myth and religious superstition but as a series of algorithms...
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Social Text (1 March 2007) 25 (1 (90)): 1–15.
Published: 01 March 2007
... race the interest of and class hierarchies, and implicitly opposed to the concept of a radically situated self that minorities, of necessity, embody.5 In virtually all cases, professionalism formulations of academic freedom by academic organizations...
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Social Text (1 March 2003) 21 (1 (74)): v.
Published: 01 March 2003
... years. The contributors to this issue, mostly professional anthropologists and adoptive parents, are intimate with the phenomenon and offer a fine-grained account of the complexities too often missing from conventional portrayals. Their claims for transformed relations of kinship stand in critical...
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Social Text (1 September 2001) 19 (3 (68)): np.
Published: 01 September 2001
... Language” (with photographer Torben Eskerod). Dominic Boyer is an assistant professor of anthropology at Cornell Uni- versity. His current research interests are the anthropology of intellectuals and the roles of media and media professionals in the cultivation of lan...
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Social Text (1 March 2003) 21 (1 (74)): np.
Published: 01 March 2003
... years. The contributors to this issue, mostly professional anthropologists and adoptive parents, are intimate with the phenomenon and offer a fine-grained account of the complexities too often missing from conventional portrayals. Their claims for transformed relations of kinship stand in critical...
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Social Text (1 March 2002) 20 (1 (70)): 81–104.
Published: 01 March 2002
... -69. Coalition of Graduate Employee Unions. 2000. Casual nation. December. www.cgeu.org . Damrosch, David. 1995 . We scholars:Changing the culture of the university . Cambridge: Harvard University Press. Davis, Lennard J. 1995-96 . Dancing in the dark: A manifesto against professional...
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Social Text (1 March 2005) 23 (1 (82)): 111–134.
Published: 01 March 2005
... maligned teacher was subject to review by the Ontario College of Teachers (OCT), the professional body that regulates and disciplines teachers in the province, and designated unsuitable to teach because she was believed to be a risk to...
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Social Text (1 March 2005) 23 (1 (82)): np.
Published: 01 March 2005
... Contributors Sheila L. Cavanagh is an assistant professor in social sciences at Atkin- son Faculty of Liberal and Professional Studies, York University, who uses feminist, queer, and psychoanalytic theory to analyze female social subjectivity, sexuality, and transgendered/transsexual subjectivities...