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Social Text (1 December 2006) 24 (4 (89)): 87–113.
Published: 01 December 2006
...Naveeda Khan Duke University Press 2006 Flaws in the Flow Roads and Their Modernit y in Pakistan The Inauguration Naveeda...
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Social Text (1 March 2012) 30 (1 (110)): 109–141.
Published: 01 March 2012
... modernity (the Eiffel Tower, the Ferris Wheel, and Tatlin's unbuilt Monument to the Third International), the article traces the path of modernity as a road leading to political de-intensification. These various monumental efforts of modernism stand in sharp contrast to the political modernism of the Mao...
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Social Text (1 June 2013) 31 (2 (115)): 83–101.
Published: 01 June 2013
... Let Me Go (2005), and The Road (2006), Elliott explores the contemporary fixation on the subject’s interest in life, a trend that she locates across a range of prominent subgenres, from survival tales to literary sci-fi. The poetics of what is commonly called the self-preservation instinct has become...
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Social Text (1 December 2006) 24 (4 (89)): np.
Published: 01 December 2006
... Palestine and Back  John Collins 66 Flaws in the Flow: Roads and Their Modernity in Pakistan  Naveeda Khan 87 Contributors John Collins is associate professor of global studies at St. Lawrence Uni- versity. He is the...
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Social Text (1 June 2002) 20 (2 (71)): 115–123.
Published: 01 June 2002
... illustrates the shifting possibilities of contemporary cultural production. Through our packaging of concepts as consumable products we have increased the relevancy of art for viewers beyond the art world. The road we have mapped out for ourselves is exciting. With careful planning and a focus on...
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Social Text (1 September 2002) 20 (3 (72)): 39–41.
Published: 01 September 2002
... of Nicoletta straight roads, and their personal life is conditioned by their careers. This installation is made up of the word EXIT placed at sky level on the win- dows at the ninety-first floors of the World Trade Center towers, the busi- ness center in New York City. A video of the flight...
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Social Text (1 December 2009) 27 (4 (101)): 45–66.
Published: 01 December 2009
... connecting the Kashmir Valley to the Indian plains — currently the only available road route for the sanctioned movement of goods and people between the valley and India. The block- ade was attributed to agitators in the plains town of Jammu, which, like the valley, is part of the Indian state...
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Social Text (1 June 2008) 26 (2 (95)): 83–103.
Published: 01 June 2008
... through the middle of Bahla, the pre-Islamic walled town in the “Interior Region” (Dakhiliya) of the Sultanate of Oman where I conducted fieldwork in 1996 and 1997 and vis- ited again in 2002. Coming from the direction of Nizwa, the capital of the Dakhiliya region, the road reaches the town, first...
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Social Text (1 September 2006) 24 (3 (88)): 131–138.
Published: 01 September 2006
.... This is where the power is. We need to focus agenda. Maybe all our energy in the U.S., point our guns in one direction. Debating over down the road whether or not we can vote in Mexico is a detour to real inclusion here...
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Social Text (1 December 2013) 31 (4 (117)): 79–97.
Published: 01 December 2013
..., bypass roads for exclusive use by Israeli soldiers and settlers criss- crossing the entire region, the regulation of water by exclusively Israeli authority, and the constant threat of violent confrontation with the Israeli military and settlers. While Obama’s speech underscored the US public’s...
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Social Text (1 June 2000) 18 (2 (63)): 107–120.
Published: 01 June 2000
... Roads, past the dark houses of Nod on the hill; or headed east through the big, fat, yawning six-laner stew of Venice Boulevard; or surfed the sleep- less ruckus of Crenshaw, 6 P.M. Sunday, as the police put up their barri- cades to keep out the joyriders readying...
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Social Text (1 March 2014) 32 (1 (118)): 1–21.
Published: 01 March 2014
... the political illusions fostered by George W. Bush’s ill-­fated “road map for peace,” cArı¯qa¯t writes, “at a time when the Road Map [kharı¯t.eh al-sala¯m­ ] is being redefned by walls, barriers, and destruction, the human body and mind is made to...
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Social Text (1 September 2018) 36 (3 (136)): 71–91.
Published: 01 September 2018
... Anand, Johnathan Bach, Julia Elyachar, and Daniel Mains” on Cultural Anthropology ’s website. While anthropologists have long churned out studies of particular electric networks, roads, or water supply systems, Larkin notes that “in the past decade new intellectual directions in the discipline have...
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Social Text (1 March 2016) 34 (1 (126)): 75–96.
Published: 01 March 2016
... roads or linear streets and highways feature many new little memorials, often side by side with the old. The media report a street now named “the street of 101” after the number of little churches fea- turing on it. A recent newspaper article counts 68 of...
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Social Text (1 December 2012) 30 (4 (113)): 127–141.
Published: 01 December 2012
... leader of a fan associa- tion, later describes, “Fifty or a hundred packets of milk, fifty beers. . . . That whole road will run with milk and beer. . . . ” 128 Pandian ∙ Imagination: Cinematic, Anthropological Santhosh takes his initials from his...
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Social Text (1 December 2013) 31 (4 (117)): 25–47.
Published: 01 December 2013
... loss but the embodiment of the process of remembering itself, the ruined place itself remembers and grows lonely. — Kathleen Stewart, A Space on the Side of the Road The Manila Film Center is located on the southwest end of the Cultural Center of the Philippines (CCP), a seaside...
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Social Text (1 December 2014) 32 (4 (121)): 105–113.
Published: 01 December 2014
... Alfaro family Christmas dinner with its performance art–­like readings of the Nativity story; a young Luis left alone, at home, to survive the Rapture; an older Luis left alone, on the road, to drive along California’s interstate highways. With its central narrative, one of the piece’s...
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Social Text (1 March 2012) 30 (1 (110)): 51–69.
Published: 01 March 2012
...- lution targets first and foremost the few party officials who have taken the road of capitalism. At the same time, it must resolve the question of man’s 60 Robcis ∙ Althusser, Maoism, and Structuralism world conception, eliminate bourgeois...
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Social Text (1 December 2006) 24 (4 (89)): 67–85.
Published: 01 December 2006
... over the memorial to the man who refused to become a Zionist. The red sign marking the Franco-Spanish border is clearly visible from Karavan’s monument. Only three kilometers away, the border post stands near the top of a hill across the bay and is reached via a road that winds its way up from...
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Social Text (1 June 2008) 26 (2 (95)): 35–59.
Published: 01 June 2008
... Garment Workers in Sri Lanka Sandya Hewamanne Intersection of the Modern and Dangerous The Colombo-Negombo highway runs past the entrance to the Japan – Sri Lanka Friendship Road, which leads to both the country’s only interna- tional airport and the Katunayake Free Trade Zone (FTZ). This...