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Social Text (1 March 2017) 35 (1 (130)): 17–35.
Published: 01 March 2017
... article examines how the neoliberal shift to self-responsibility plays out in the everyday rhythms of being with/out others for postsocial Japanese. It also considers the implications of these shifts for the concept of the social itself. Copyright © Duke University Press 2017 Japan single households...
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Social Text (1 September 2006) 24 (3 (88)): 81–98.
Published: 01 September 2006
... spouse or children provides a useful approximation to distinguish between migrant and settled workers.17 In our sample of Mexican farmworkers, about 60 percent were single (nine out of ten of these are male), but 30 percent had a...
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Social Text (1 September 2006) 24 (3 (88)): 35–54.
Published: 01 September 2006
... meanings for women, and this word surfaced in association with the perception of changes in their roles in the labor force. Women were more likely to be wage earners outside of the household in immigrant communities,6 which many informants perceived to encourage shifts in household dynamics...
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Social Text (1 December 2005) 23 (3-4 (84-85)): 85–100.
Published: 01 December 2005
... engagement with racialized sexuality. This single fact means that we must admit that there are other terrains for the inter- rogation of sexuality, terrains that do not begin and end with queer studies. Queer studies, to be sure, has had the most concentrated engagement with...
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Social Text (1 September 2007) 25 (3 (92)): 37–55.
Published: 01 September 2007
... disrupts the social order,8 transforms traditional patterns of marriage and residence, as well as the gender and authority roles that govern life in campesino communities, by altering the composition of households and the...
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Social Text (1 March 2006) 24 (1 (86)): 81–102.
Published: 01 March 2006
... call it jamooga, you can call it tetanus, now they give an injection for it. But none of my children have had injections, not a single one.” With a measure of pride in her voice, Rambal’s Wife, who is from a community locally designated “untouchable,” tells me that injections do not “suit” her...
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Social Text (1 September 2006) 24 (3 (88)): 13–33.
Published: 01 September 2006
... one not of ethnicity as much as of economic means: Rayna Rapp, in her study of family and class in contemporary U.S. society, cites the broad finding that in poor urban households “there is a tremendous sharing of the children...
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Social Text (1 December 2000) 18 (4 (65)): 117–133.
Published: 01 December 2000
... capitalism’s fundamental injustice. For twenty years (from 1973 to 1993) income inequality between the wealth- iest and poorest households widened as wages dropped for four-fifths of the population.3 Concern with income inequality...
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Social Text (1 September 2006) 24 (3 (88)): 1–12.
Published: 01 September 2006
... understood, as Kristen Maher suggests, primarily within the historical evolution of suburbs as In suburban, solutions to the ills associated with urban centers. However, Maher also diagnoses the transformation of the household division of labor into a mostly white “household service...
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Social Text (1 March 2009) 27 (1 (98)): 11–36.
Published: 01 March 2009
... information, not just on people, but on families, households, housing and workplaces. This information in turn provides firm foundations of fact for many government decisions on policies and planning. . . . The census provides...
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Social Text (1 March 2000) 18 (1 (62)): 143–151.
Published: 01 March 2000
... some years since Nancy Fraser and Linda Gordon traced the genealogical transformation of dependency in the United States, noting its conjunction with a flourish- ing, deceptively feminist-sounding self-help literature on autonomy.2 This is why single...
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Social Text (1 December 2003) 21 (4 (77)): 139–153.
Published: 01 December 2003
... economy, as community and citizenship versus self-interested individuals, and as the privacy of the “household” versus the larger political and social order.4 I focus on the impact of globalization on lower-income countries— using Argentina as an example—and emphasize three aspects of this...
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Social Text (1 September 2016) 34 (3 (128)): 1–25.
Published: 01 September 2016
... these cultural logics of meaning that masked the relations of conflict in the plantation household of slavery and intimate spaces of the domestic sphere under colonialism. Slave mistresses presented their actions as benevolent and caring rather than violent. 3 Colonial employers described servants as...
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Social Text (1 March 2003) 21 (1 (74)): 111–127.
Published: 01 March 2003
... explaining: “Auntie asked me to visit, I liked it, so I just told my mom I was going to stay on.” People will include legislators in their own life histories a list of various households in which they lived as a child—with a predictable variety of...
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Social Text (1 December 2001) 19 (4 (69)): 67–91.
Published: 01 December 2001
... entered its contemporary phase after 1977, when General Zia-ul-Haque’s undemocratic military regime came to power and began systematically singling out women as a target group for attack. A series of highly discriminatory laws (called the...
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Social Text (1 December 2002) 20 (4 (73)): 1–18.
Published: 01 December 2002
... Saudi enterprise, especially in con- tracting firms and other companies to serve Aramco’s needs in eastern Arabia. Aramco paid the oil royalty not to a national government but to a single household, that of Ibn Saud, who now called himself...
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Social Text (1 December 2005) 23 (3-4 (84-85)): 285–308.
Published: 01 December 2005
... of the flesh. This ideal, of the married householder, condenses in the single indi- vidual the world of Reformed social relations, allowing Calvin to use his critique of the vow of chastity to stand in for a critique of all monastic vows. He chooses not to...
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Social Text (1 September 2007) 25 (3 (92)): 125–145.
Published: 01 September 2007
... society — play the role of producers. This is correct in one respect. Not in another. Indifference towards any specific kind of labour presupposes a very developed totality of real kinds of labour, of which no single one is...
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Social Text (1 September 2017) 35 (3 (132)): 71–94.
Published: 01 September 2017
.... Referring to the Greek differentiation between the economy of the household and the space of public activities, Arendt argues that to be free is to be free from the private needs and human emotions cultivated in the realm of the household. The private is the space of necessity, while freedom can be realized...
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Social Text (1 June 2005) 23 (2 (83)): 71–83.
Published: 01 June 2005
... Client Registry Information System—Enhanced. A computerized information management system of awesome reach and power, CRIS-E runs the show. It leads frontline agency workers through an intake and assessment interview as it prompts all questions and demands answers about household makeup, living...