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Social Text (1 June 2012) 30 (2 (111)): 121.
Published: 01 June 2012
...Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak © 2012 Duke University Press 2012 Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak, Birangonas (War Heroines), Rehabilitation Center, Dhaka, Bangladesh, January 1973. Courtesy of the photographer Social Text 111 • Vol. 30, No. 2...
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Social Text (1 June 2012) 30 (2 (111)): 123–131.
Published: 01 June 2012
... raped as a result of the war in 1971 were birangonas (war heroines). This effort remains internationally unprecedented and yet unknown to many apart from Bangladeshis. The government also set up various rehabilitation programs and centers to ensure the women were not socially ostracized. The history of...
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Social Text (1 March 2017) 35 (1 (130)): 79–99.
Published: 01 March 2017
... emerges as an ethics for now, situated in sociopolitical and material arrangement of the American afterwar that papers the present over with imagined futures: the individuating triumph of rehabilitation, the collectivizing identification with a war that could seem worth it, the stabilizing conjugation of...
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Social Text (1 December 2011) 29 (4 (109)): 107–128.
Published: 01 December 2011
... while traversing the order of theory and experience, thinking and being, the enduring and the effervescent. Rather than gesturing toward conceptual totality, structural unity, or analytical transcendence, we might rehabilitate and reanimate through oneness an undivided analytical and ontological...
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Social Text (1 September 2014) 32 (3 (120)): 11–28.
Published: 01 September 2014
... Guatemala. With this drastic increase has come a spike in the use of crack cocaine, as well as the proliferation of drug rehabilitation centers. Run by Pentecostal Christians, these centers warehouse users (against their will) in the name of liberation. Locked up, tied up, and told to shape up, these users...
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Social Text (1 June 2015) 33 (2 (123)): 1–27.
Published: 01 June 2015
... dichotomy of hyperhabilitation for amputee veterans and hypohabilitation for diabetic communities of color and veterans with psychological and cognitive dis- abilities. Rehabilitation is a concept that has been critiqued in disability...
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Social Text (1 September 2015) 33 (3 (124)): 45–73.
Published: 01 September 2015
... access benefits through the medical industrial complex. The explicit linkages to the trans body as a body either rendered disabled or (perhaps and, given the teleologi- cal implications) rehabilitated from disability have been predominantly...
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Social Text (1 March 2017) 35 (1 (130)): 101–121.
Published: 01 March 2017
... addiction rehabilitation centers in Mexico City, a megalopolis of over twenty-one million people.) Most anexos are run and utilized by the “informal” working poor, who comprise more than half of Mexico’s population. Anexos are concentrated in areas that lack basic public infrastructure, schools, health care...
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Social Text (1 September 2017) 35 (3 (132)): 41–70.
Published: 01 September 2017
... belonging, a fear of the street, and the desire for the good life—all at once.” 8 At the same time, the more rustic and earthy tendencies of Hindi cinema were rehabilitated by what could be called gangster cinema. A cluster of gangster films followed after the modest commercial but enormous critical...
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Social Text (1 March 2017) 35 (1 (130)): 131–136.
Published: 01 March 2017
... because they are being forcibly socialized in drug detention centers and postwar rehabilitation hospitals. And if we are not contemplating suicide, we are heading straight into the grave or up the maggot-ridden butts of street dogs. Of course, the residents of the bleak house have long been of...
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Social Text (1 December 2007) 25 (4 (93)): 17–42.
Published: 01 December 2007
..., represent only one means through which reality programs would seem to support privatizing forms of governance and civic life. Extreme Make- over: Home Edition presents itself as a different kind of neoliberal public service, its rehabilitation...
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Social Text (1 September 2001) 19 (3 (68)): 131–149.
Published: 01 September 2001
... downtown Porto Alegre, a comparatively well-off city of some two million people, and started to run a precarious rehabilitation center for drug addicts and alcoholics. Soon Vita’s mission enlarged. An increasing number of home- less, mentally ill, and dying...
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Social Text (1 September 2001) 19 (3 (68)): 151.
Published: 01 September 2001
... to open a place where people like him could find God and regenerate. Zé and his religious friends squatted private property near downtown Porto Alegre, a comparatively well-off city of some two million people, and started to run a precarious rehabilitation center...
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Social Text (1 June 2003) 21 (2 (75)): 75–94.
Published: 01 June 2003
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Social Text (1 December 2005) 23 (3-4 (84-85)): 235–249.
Published: 01 December 2005
..., freestanding subjectivity—the legal subject of liberal individualism that the law so presumptuously calls the “natural person.” Ironically, in Lawrence the Supreme Court promises to rehabilitate homosexuals as sovereign subjects of law precisely because it seems to have...
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Social Text (1 March 2000) 18 (1 (62)): 135–141.
Published: 01 March 2000
... welfare concerns. Yet, as Eliot Ness reported to the National Conference of Social Workers, the 1941 Social Protection Program to “reduce vene- real disease hazards to those in the armed forces . . . and to rehabilitate women...
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Social Text (1 September 2001) 19 (3 (68)): 57–89.
Published: 01 September 2001
... the form of Philoctetes Revisited 69 ST 68-04 Feldman 10/25/01 3:06 PM Page 70 public and private shelters and programs for the “rehabilitation” of home- less...
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Social Text (1 September 2012) 30 (3 (112)): 27–47.
Published: 01 September 2012
... downplay the importance of the French Federation of the FLN in the war, his succes- sor rehabilitated it with the aim of effacing any traces of intra-­Algerian conflict, a policy that continued under Chadli Benjedid (1979 – 92).19 The memory of 17 October was rehabilitated as part of a larger effort...
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Social Text (1 June 2012) 30 (2 (111)): 21–42.
Published: 01 June 2012
..., PCP, or marijuana. One month sober, in and out of Christian rehabilitation centers for more than a year, Mario twitched from withdrawals as his language skills landed him a back-office job for a major multinational corporation, one that promised upward mobility, expendable income, and self...
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Social Text (1 March 2017) 35 (1 (130)): 1–15.
Published: 01 March 2017
... US Army veterans may be “rehabilitated” at Walter Reed Army Medical Center (Wool) only to be shed by the military “family.” Meanwhile, the production of such forms of life continues apace. This temporal vantage point is crucial, which is again where ethnography provides insight. Crisis moments...