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Social Text (1 September 2011) 29 (3 (108)): 51–72.
Published: 01 September 2011
...Heather Latimer This article discusses Giorgio Agamben's work on “bare life,” or life with no political meaning. It argues that there is a critical absence in Agamben's work when it comes to women and gender, and it examines how the reproductive body complicates his concept of bare life and its...
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Social Text (1 June 2012) 30 (2 (111)): 123–131.
Published: 01 June 2012
... globalization of reproductive heteronormativity.” © 2012 Duke University Press 2012 Reproductive Heteronormativity and Sexual Violence in the Bangladesh War of 1971 A Discussion with Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak Nayanika Mookherjee In 1947 the independence of India from British colonial rule...
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Social Text (1 June 2013) 31 (2 (115)): 49–68.
Published: 01 June 2013
...Alys Eve Weinbaum This article explores the historical continuity between women’s sexual and reproductive exploitation in chattel slavery and in contemporary biocapitalism. It theorizes the centrality of the exploitation of the reproductive body and reproductive processes to the long history of...
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Social Text (1 December 2001) 19 (4 (69)): 93–113.
Published: 01 December 2001
... leading urbanist argues that when it comes to innovation, place really does matter. Wall Street Journal , 25 September. Feminine Villains, Masculine Heroes, and the Reproduction of Ciudad Juárez I will...
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Social Text (1 March 2010) 28 (1 (102)): 35–58.
Published: 01 March 2010
... nineteenth-century phoneticians and twentieth-century engineers, who quickly turned to more profitable applications for their devices. © 2010 Duke University Press 2010 Deaf Jam From Inscription to Reproduction to Information Mara Mills The voice is what is really at stake in modernity...
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Social Text (1 September 2011) 29 (3 (108)): 93–124.
Published: 01 September 2011
... reproduction are the products of the ongoing negotiation of social values. This process is undergirded by the work of the imagination: the synthetic and creative quality of mind that allows us to both conceive of social totality and futurity and gain agency within them. (2) Capitalism is a socially destructive...
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Social Text (1 June 2019) 37 (2): 1–28.
Published: 01 June 2019
... Harris’s critique of the reproduction of racial property in Brown , this article illustrates how Myriad ’s “desegregation” of the genome reinstantiated and mutated a legal grammar of racialized dispossession in property. By dismantling one type of biological property in the form of gene patents, the Court...
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Social Text (1 September 2009) 27 (3 (100)): 155–157.
Published: 01 September 2009
...Rick Maxwell This essay concerns three decades of engagement with themes of labor and class in the pages of Social Text . It identifies common threads and describes dozens of variations that contributors made on these themes. The continuities include: social and cultural reproduction of class; race...
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Social Text (1 June 2011) 29 (2 (107)): 1–19.
Published: 01 June 2011
... violence. As antiqueer violence is written in the social as an outlaw practice, I argue, via Frantz Fanon's reading of Hegel, that these forms of violence are not an aberration but are central to the reproduction of liberal democracy in the United States. Against redemption—violence is the province of the...
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Social Text (1 December 2013) 31 (4 (117)): 25–47.
Published: 01 December 2013
...Bobby Benedicto This article examines the role played by “third world” queer place-making practices in the reproduction of postcolonial dreams of urban and global modernity. Drawing on ethnographic research conducted in Manila, the Philippines, the article investigates the transformation of the...
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Social Text (1 September 2014) 32 (3 (120)): 29–48.
Published: 01 September 2014
... neoliberalism operating simultaneously as ideology and agenda and to recognize the consistent denial of reproductive labor that gives the lie to its pretensions. © 2014 Duke University Press 2014 S’More Inequality The Neoliberal Marshmallow and the Corporate Reform of Education Bethany Moreton...
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Social Text (1 March 2010) 28 (1 (102)): 1–12.
Published: 01 March 2010
... ahistorical narrative of sound-recording technology as driven by ever-improving “fidelity” in the reproduction of music. The introduction also explores the diverse ways in which sound recording plays a part in contemporary life and argues that each of these is centrally shaped by politics of corporeality...
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Social Text (1 September 2003) 21 (3 (76)): np.
Published: 01 September 2003
..., Science, and U.S. Imperialism in Puerto Rico (University of California Press). Her work focuses on reproduction, race, and imperialism, and she has published on science fiction, forced sterilization, and hysteria. Her research interests include eugenics, reproductive technology, and transnational and...
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Social Text (1 December 2002) 20 (4 (73)): 91–119.
Published: 01 December 2002
... against boys: How misguided feminism is harming our young men . New York:Simon & Schuster. Holden, C. 1999 . No evidence for the sperm wars. Science 286.5448 : 2265 . Karow, A. 1997 . Implications of tissue banking for human reproductive medicine. In Reproductive tissue banking:Scientific...
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Social Text (1 June 2001) 19 (2 (67)): 15–41.
Published: 01 June 2001
... belonging. In a nation whose ideology of inclu- sion has grounded itself in notions of biological, reproductive, and thus genealogical connection, being “American” has often required having been born to a mother descended from an esteemed family whose Anglo...
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Social Text (1 September 2004) 22 (3 (80)): 25–49.
Published: 01 September 2004
... capitalism, the impact of information sciences and technologies on the understanding of the body, sex, and reproduction points to a new relationship between nature, technology, and feminine desire.1 In this article, I engage with this relationship by drawing on the feminist intervention against the...
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Social Text (1 September 2006) 24 (3 (88)): np.
Published: 01 September 2006
... issues. Angela Martínez is an independent consultant. She has spent nineteen years working with government and community-based organizations throughout Latin America and in the United States to develop, imple­ ment, and evaluate programs on sexual and reproductive health and rights...
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Social Text (1 September 2011) 29 (3 (108)): 73–91.
Published: 01 September 2011
... of identity eschewed a progressive narrative, his broader historical schema did not. Echoing Friedrich Engels’s epochal narrative of the separation of production (the factory) from reproduction (the household),11 D’Emilio went on to link the expansion of nonfamilial sexuality to the emergence...
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Social Text (1 December 2008) 26 (4 (97)): 97–105.
Published: 01 December 2008
... quickly inverts into the form of a question: “What, then, is the reproduction of the conditions of production?”1 This question returns some twenty pages later in slightly different form: “I can now answer the central question which I have left in suspense for many long pages: how is the...
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Social Text (1 March 2010) 28 (1 (102)): 13–34.
Published: 01 March 2010
... the dawn of the twentieth century, the emergence of a new technol- ogy for the mechanical reproduction of music struck many people in the United States as a harbinger of dramatic cultural change. To its cham- pions, this technology would usher in a more democratic musical age, bringing...