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Social Text (1 September 2000) 18 (3 (64)): 123–136.
Published: 01 September 2000
...Robert J. Baird Duke University Press 2000 7. Baird 8/9/00 12:52 PM Page 123 Late Secularism In August of 1999 the Kansas Board of Education voted to downgrade Robert J. Baird...
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Social Text (1 September 2000) 18 (3 (64)): 67–86.
Published: 01 September 2000
...Banu Subramaniam Duke University Press 2000 4. Subramaniam 8/9/00 12:51 PM Page 67 Archaic Modernities SCIENCE, SECULARISM, AND RELIGION IN MODERN INDIA If...
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Social Text (1 December 2008) 26 (4 (97)): 97–105.
Published: 01 December 2008
...Ann Pellegrini This essay moves to investigate the co-constitution of “the child” and “the secular.” Twins of modernity, “the child” and “the secular” underwrite moral claims about progress, the universal human, and the ordering of time itself. These moral claims are carried forward by dominant...
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Social Text (1 September 2000) 18 (3 (64)): 105–121.
Published: 01 September 2000
...Ranu Samantrai Duke University Press 2000 6. Samantrai 8/9/00 12:52 PM Page 105 Continuity or Rupture? AN ARGUMENT FOR SECULAR BRITAIN The...
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Social Text (1 June 2006) 24 (2 (87)): 11–20.
Published: 01 June 2006
...Stathis Gourgouris Duke University Press 2006 Orientalism and the Open Horizon of Secular Criticism I have considered Edward Said’s work at length on various occasions in Stathis Gourgouris the past, concerning problems of nationalism or comparative literature...
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Social Text (1 June 2006) 24 (2 (87)): 111–123.
Published: 01 June 2006
... and Repossession The forms and fables of Western culture, as Vico might have called them, serve for the Palestinian critic as true repilogamenti — gatherings and com- mentaries that make some other secular order or secular...
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Social Text (1 June 2012) 30 (2 (111)): 43–74.
Published: 01 June 2012
..., phenotype, cultural identity, through which bodies have become racially ascribed as white or nonwhite. Rather, Islamophobia demonstrates that religion (and by extension, secular “ideology”) has historically generated a supplemental racial dynamic irreducible to the assignation of color. This second axis of...
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Social Text (1 December 2016) 34 (4 (129)): 1–17.
Published: 01 December 2016
... and the third-world proxy wars for the purportedly secular rivalry of the Cold War to the contemporary conditions of Muslim migrant and refugee communities—these multiple overlapping genealogies, we argue, are necessary reference points for an adequate analysis of our political present. As one way to...
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Social Text (1 December 2016) 34 (4 (129)): 19–40.
Published: 01 December 2016
...David Theo Goldberg Against the historical background of the transitions between religion and race, of race as the secularization of the religious, this article traces the ways race operates in the conduct of social struggles, wars, and warring in the making and refashioning of racial conception...
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Social Text (1 June 2017) 35 (2 (131)): 93–118.
Published: 01 June 2017
... have been withdrawn. Linking it in part to the secular elimination of the afterlife and the confinement of person to a finite body whose time is limited entirely to itself, such that time and body become coterminous, the author argues that terminality changes the embodiment of time in a specific way...
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Social Text (1 September 2008) 26 (3 (96)): 101–121.
Published: 01 September 2008
... of new modes of transnational Pentecostalism. A central concern is how Deedat draws on forms of secular critique and biblical hermeneutics as part of his call for da'wa (religious awakening) among Muslims. It draws on close textual analysis of writings and video cassettes to tease out the formal...
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Social Text (1 September 2009) 27 (3 (100)): 78–84.
Published: 01 September 2009
...Michael Ralph If commodification is endemic to the logic of capitalism, it is perhaps because the space of the sacred—that which cannot have a market value affixed to it—has apparently receded. Still the idea that commodities are born from secular revelations suggests that there is plenty more to...
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Social Text (1 September 2000) 18 (3 (64)): 1–27.
Published: 01 September 2000
... Secularisms at the Millennium INTRODUCTION Dreaming Secularism Critical theory encourages us to look closely at the binaries that construct Janet R...
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Social Text (1 December 2000) 18 (4 (65)): 55–82.
Published: 01 December 2000
... 11/8/00 2:24 PM Page 56 identity and respecting religious difference, operates therefore within rather than despite a constitutional commitment to the secularism of the Indian state. Any proposed reform or removal...
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Social Text (1 September 2000) 18 (3 (64)): 29–45.
Published: 01 September 2000
... secularism of Iranian modernity. My hope in rethinking the history of feminism is to seek out possibilities for the present moment of Iranian politics. I mean to be provocative but not accusatory, seeking to unpack the implications of feminism’s imbrication in...
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Social Text (1 September 2008) 26 (3 (96)): 1–9.
Published: 01 September 2008
... Islamists in Turkey are all frequently invoked as a confirmation of this suspicion. The progressive response has often been to shore up some notion of the secular as a space of neutrality unsullied by such religious ambitions, from which they may be judged and within which a progressive...
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Social Text (1 December 2016) 34 (4 (129)): 71–85.
Published: 01 December 2016
... heart of biopower for the secular state in “ Society Must Be Defended ,” he did not connect the two genealogies of religious and racial distinction. Showing these linkages is one of the invaluable contributions of Medovoi’s analysis. As a concept, dogma-line racism also helps us conceive both...
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Social Text (1 June 2006) 24 (2 (87)): np.
Published: 01 June 2006
... Orientalism and the Open Horizon of Secular Criticism  Stathis Gourgouris 11 “What Would Said Say?” Reflections on Tradition, Imperialism, and Globalism   Sura P. Rath 21 Edward Said, Reuben Sachs, and Victorian Zionism  Iveta Jusová and Dan Reyes 35 Edward Said: “The Last Jewish...
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Social Text (1 September 2000) 18 (3 (64)): 47–66.
Published: 01 September 2000
... Paradoxically enough, temporality can be said to have genealogies of its Geeta Patel own. In what follows I trace the coimplications of Christian, Christian- secular, and Hindu temporalities in the capitalist production of the mili- tarized Indian nation. Here the...
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Social Text (1 September 2008) 26 (3 (96)): np.
Published: 01 September 2008
... political community in the Middle East and Europe. He is the author of The Ethical Soundscape: Cas- sette Sermons and Islamic Counterpublics (Columbia University Press) and coeditor of Powers of the Secular Modern: Talal Asad and His Interlocutors (Stanford University Press). Brian Larkin is...