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Social Text (1 September 2006) 24 (3 (88)): 81–98.
Published: 01 September 2006
...Pilar A. Parra; Max J. Pfeffer Duke University Press 2006 New Immigrants in Rural Communities The Ch allenges of Integr ation The 2000 U.S. Census of Population reported increased Latino migration Pilar A. Parra and into rural areas.1 New...
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Social Text (1 September 2007) 25 (3 (92)): 37–55.
Published: 01 September 2007
...Rosío Córdova Plaza Duke University Press 2007 Translated by Trudy Balch Sexuality and Gender in Transnational Spaces REALIGNMENTS IN RURAL VERACRUZ FAMILiES DUE TO INTERNATIONAL MIGRATION The study of...
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Social Text (1 June 2012) 30 (2 (111)): 75–98.
Published: 01 June 2012
... understandings of agrarian politics, which suggest that sharecropping is a transitory phenomenon that will disappear with the full subsumption of rural economies into capital. Interrupting this narrative, Taylor adopts a transnational perspective oriented toward the southern United States and global South...
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Social Text (1 June 2008) 26 (2 (95)): 1–12.
Published: 01 June 2008
... definitions of urbanity, and by implication rurality, have shifted within the context of these new urban cartographies. Duke University Press 2008 This content is made freely available by the publisher. It may not be redistributed or altered. All rights reserved. Introduction Urban Margins Kamran Asdar...
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Social Text (1 June 2008) 26 (2 (95)): 35–59.
Published: 01 June 2008
... workers are rural to urban migrant women. Consequently, neighbors reinvented themselves as moral guardians of these new arrivals while many agents and institutions, including the media and NGOs, got involved in spatial and conceptual production of the new city and its gendered citizen subjects. This essay...
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Social Text (1 September 2006) 24 (3 (88)): 1–12.
Published: 01 September 2006
... need to expand the urban focus of the scholarship on neoliberal change to suburban and rural locations. By linking this expanded scale of economic restructuring with an analysis of changing immigrant power relations, social locations, and resources, this special issue...
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Social Text (1 December 2004) 22 (4 (81)): 9–15.
Published: 01 December 2004
... ight of urban revolutionary avant- gardes to rural redoubts with durably anchored traditions of revolt. Thus Cuban nationalists both in the 1860s and 1950s abandoned the cities for the rebel sierras of eastern Cuba; urban Arab...
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Social Text (1 September 2006) 24 (3 (88)): np.
Published: 01 September 2006
... Anti-immigrant Violence in Suburbia  James E. Claffey 73 New Immigrants in Rural Communities: The Challenges of Integration  Pilar A. Parra   and Max J. Pfeffer 81 La Virgen Meets Eliot Spitzer: Articulating Labor Rights for Mexican Immigrants  Alyshia Gálvez 99 Putting...
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Social Text (1 March 2006) 24 (1 (86)): 81–102.
Published: 01 March 2006
... case rural low-caste women — move through such processes, I turn to theoretical perspectives drawing connections between language and subjectivity, speech and power. I came by this analysis through...
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Social Text (1 March 2006) 24 (1 (86)): np.
Published: 01 March 2006
... is finishing a study of late-colonial urbanity, Jakarta Promenades: A Book of Interviews. Sarah Pinto is assistant professor of anthropology at Tufts University. She is the author of “Development without Institutions: Ersatz Medicine and the Politics of Everyday Life in Rural North India...
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Social Text (1 March 2012) 30 (1 (110)): 1–25.
Published: 01 March 2012
... democratic cen- tralism, the mass line united the CCP and the majority of the people — the peasants — from the establishment of rural soviets in the 1930s to the suc- cess of the revolution in 1949. Because the majority of the Chinese people were peasants (roughly 80 percent of the population), the...
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Social Text (1 June 2013) 31 (2 (115)): 19–48.
Published: 01 June 2013
... residential real estate, public works, and construction). As the case of China spectacularly dem- onstrates, the conversion of rural land into capital through privatization and marketization/industrialization also creates a newly “freed” proletariat...
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Social Text (1 December 2004) 22 (4 (81)): 17–34.
Published: 01 December 2004
... decolonization of the third world. No, for Hobsbawm the greatest change of the twentieth century was the death of the peasantry. In 1900, the vast majority of humanity lived in rural areas. Of course, the percentage of rural residents was signifi cantly higher in the third world than in the industrial...
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Social Text (1 March 2017) 35 (1 (130)): 101–121.
Published: 01 March 2017
... rural life articulated from an affluent, urban perspective: it’s modern, bright, and open to edenic surroundings. The couple seems to get along with the locals, whom they depend on for labor, but profound class and ethnic differences stand between them. A palpable tension slowly builds, revealed...
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Social Text (1 December 2005) 23 (3-4 (84-85)): 193–217.
Published: 01 December 2005
... (primarily white) rural and become attached suburban populations who preach economic and social conservatism, and fervently promote religion through local and statewide legislation. As to this paradigm Sperling describes retro Americans: “These are ‘God...
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Social Text (1 June 2009) 27 (2 (99)): 135–137.
Published: 01 June 2009
... Transnational Spaces: Realignments in Rural Veracruz Families due to International Migration,” trans. Trudy Balch, Social Text, no. 92 (2007): 37 – 55; Frida Gorbach, “Hysteria and History: A Meditation on Mexico,” trans. Eileen Brockbank, Social Text, no. 92 (2007): 85 – 101. 2. Michel Foucault...
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Social Text (1 September 2007) 25 (3 (92)): np.
Published: 01 September 2007
... Spaces: Realignments in Rural Veracruz Families Due to International Migration  Rosío Córdova Plaza 37 In Search of Lourdes Casal’s “Ana Veldford”  Frances Negrón-Muntaner and Yolanda Martínez – San Miguel 57 Hysteria and History: A Meditation on Mexico  Frida Gorbach 85 The...
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Social Text (1 March 2004) 22 (1 (78)): 123–145.
Published: 01 March 2004
... University Press. United Nations. n.d. Sustainable Development Department, FAO. Asia's women in agriculture, environment, and rural production, Pakistan. www.fao.org/sd . Willis, Clair. 1989 . Upsetting the public: Carnival,hysteria, and women's texts. In Bakhtin and Cultural Theory , edited by Ken...
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Social Text (1 December 2015) 33 (4 (125)): 61–67.
Published: 01 December 2015
... Rural South from Slavery to the Great Migration . Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Press . Hahn Steven . 2009 . The Political Worlds of Slavery and Freedom . Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Press . Morgan Jennifer L. 2004 . Laboring Women: Reproduction and Gender in New...
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Social Text (1 September 2000) 18 (3 (64)): 47–66.
Published: 01 September 2000
... linear past-present-future relation (linear even as it curves back through the past) requires certain forms of subjectivity: a farmer who establishes a rural-urban progress narrative; a domesticated insinuation into gender in which a woman desires and...