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Social Text (2011) 29 (2 (107)): 121–127.
Published: 01 June 2011
..., are considered in the light of the figures of turns and returns. Questions of exception, emergency, and suspension of the law are addressed by evocation of the concepts of medical diagnosis and prognosis. The poetics of illness and malaise are explored through the temporal allegory of the eternal recurrence...
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Social Text (2017) 35 (2 (131)): 93–118.
Published: 01 June 2017
...Abou Farman This article is an attempt, through a personal encounter with terminal cancer, to elaborate some of what terminality consists in, compared with other similar concepts, such as living in prognosis, dying, or suspension. The terminal body is a body from which promise, hope, and potential...
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Social Text (2015) 33 (2 (123)): 1–27.
Published: 01 June 2015
... reorientation of disability studies around the terms debility and capacity. See Puar, “Prognosis Time: Toward a Geopolitics of Affect, Debility and Capacity,” Women and Performance 19, no. 2 (2009): 161 – 72; and “Coda: The Cost of Getting Bet- ter. Suicide...
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Social Text (2018) 36 (1 (134)): 81–89.
Published: 01 March 2018
... , the poet begins by diagnosing “the patient, born in 1965,” as suffering from amnesia with an uncertain “prognosis.” 3 The poet directs us to both the patient as individual and the patient as the nation of Singapore (becoming a sovereign nation in 1965 following Japanese and British colonizations...
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Social Text (2020) 38 (3 (144)): 27–53.
Published: 01 September 2020
... Unites and Divides Urban, Suburban, and Rural Communities .” May 2018 . www.pewsocialtrends.org/2018/05/22/what-unites-and-divides-urban-suburban-and-rural-communities/ . Puar Jasbir . “ Prognosis Time: Towards a Geopolitics of Affect, Debility and Capacity .” Women...
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Social Text (2017) 35 (4): 53–86.
Published: 01 December 2017
... the term debility here in conversation with Jasbir Puar’s use of the term (“Prognosis Time,” 163). I wish for it to mark the temporality and precision with which racial capital delegates African Americans and other racially and sexually nonnormative peoples to be prematurely destined for death ( Gilmore...
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Social Text (2013) 31 (2 (115)): 1–17.
Published: 01 June 2013
... specific prognosis or method for reading the various rules of discourse or modes of (re)production associated with neoliberalism, this collection seeks to contribute to ongoing dialogue in the humanities about the practices of reading aesthetic artifacts...
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Social Text (2003) 21 (3 (76)): 39–57.
Published: 01 September 2003
... this disconcerting effect, it presented a profoundly hopeless prognosis for the inhabitants of this cultural category. Paradoxically, the equally impoverished children of families in the nonurbanized Third World were spared such a somber assessment of their ability to respond positively to later-life...
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Social Text (2008) 26 (1 (94)): 75–93.
Published: 01 March 2008
... . 36. See, for example, Q. Abdool Karim, “Women and AIDS: The Impera- tive for a Gendered Prognosis and Prevention Policy,” Agenda 39 (1998): 15 – 25; Anne Akeroyd, “Coercion, Constraints, and Cultural Entrapments: A Further Look at Gendered...
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Social Text (2011) 29 (3 (108)): 51–72.
Published: 01 September 2011
... with testing, ultrasound, diagnosis, prognosis, and behavior management. She will also commonly, and sometimes legally, be required to efface her subjectivity in favor of the perceived needs of her fetus.25...
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Social Text (2009) 27 (2 (99)): 1–23.
Published: 01 June 2009
... there is an environmental type of intervention instead of the internal subjugation of individuals.15 In this sketch — we might say, in this prognosis — governmentality after discipline works to regulate the kinds and conditions of labor, of educa...
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Social Text (2015) 33 (3 (124)): 45–73.
Published: 01 September 2015
..., as if one could actually become trans. Trans is often mistaken as the horizon of trans and, as such, is mistaken for becoming trans as linear telos, as a prognosis that becomes the body’s 62 Puar · Becoming Trans, Becoming Disabled...