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Social Text (1 March 2017) 35 (1 (130)): 79–99.
Published: 01 March 2017
... are especially brittle, breaking off cleanly as the contingencies of their unstable bodies intervene. Here, the enduring temporality of the social is secondary to practices of being between emergence and collapse. Addressing sociality here is not a romantic celebration of precarity or resilient...
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Social Text (1 September 2017) 35 (3 (132)): 71–94.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Pang Laikwan To understand the political meanings of Hong Kong’s Umbrella Movement as a spontaneous movement beyond its immediate political achievements and as part of a larger global movement that used occupation as a tactic, this article explores related activities happening in social media and...
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Social Text (1 June 2005) 23 (2 (83)): 55–69.
Published: 01 June 2005
...Swati Ghosh Duke University Press 2005 Surveillance in Decolonized Social Space THE CASE OF SEX WORKERS IN BENGAL In depicting contemporary panopticism, Roy Boyne has identifi ed danger Swati Ghosh as the...
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Social Text (1 September 2006) 24 (3 (88)): 55–72.
Published: 01 September 2006
... examination of the processes shaping their work experiences.1 However, there is little research on the social practices and spaces where day laborers seek employment. This essay draws on fieldwork of primarily Latino immigrant men,2 who looked for work as day laborers at an infor- mal street-corner...
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Social Text (1 September 2009) 27 (3 (100)): 71–73.
Published: 01 September 2009
... forties. (There were no elderly diners.) In other words, much of the Chinese audience imbibing food and drink that evening amid spectacular re-creations of revolutionary tableaux, Red Social Text 100 • Vol. 27, No. 3 • Fall 2009...
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Social Text (1 December 2015) 33 (4 (125)): 147–151.
Published: 01 December 2015
... , edited by Bodenhamer David J. Corrigan John Harris Trevor M. , 76 – 88 . Bloomington : Indiana University Press . Elwood Sarah Goodchild Michael F. Sui Daniel Z. . 2012 . “Researching Volunteered Geographic Information: Spatial Data, Geographic Research, and New Social...
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Social Text (1 March 2002) 20 (1 (70)): 1–9.
Published: 01 March 2002
...Brent Hayes Edwards; Randy Martin Duke University Press 2002 Editorial RALLYING SOCIAL TEXT This issue of Social Text marks a turn in the journal’s...
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Social Text (1 September 2001) 19 (3 (68)): 131–149.
Published: 01 September 2001
... Ziegler (with photographs by Timm Rauter). 1997 . Eigenes Leben: Ausflüge in die unbekannte Gesellschaft, in der wir leben . Munich: Verlag C. H. Beck. Biehl, João. 1999 . Other life: AIDS,biopolitics, and subjectivity in Brazil's zones of social abandonment . Ann Arbor, Mich.: UMI Dissertation...
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Social Text (1 December 2001) 19 (4 (69)): 53–65.
Published: 01 December 2001
...: Youth music and youth culture ,edited by Tricia Rose and Andrew Ross. New York: Routledge, 193 -217. ____. 1998 . The globalization of culture and the new civil society. In Cultures of politics/politics of cultures:Re-visioning Latin American social movements , edited by Sonia E. Alvarez, Evelina...
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Social Text (1 December 2003) 21 (4 (77)): 69–97.
Published: 01 December 2003
...Christopher Holmes Smith Duke University Press 2003 “I Don’t Like to Dream about Getting Paid” REPRESENTATIONS OF SOCIAL MOBILITY AND THE EMERGENCE OF THE HIP-HOP MOGUL During the...
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Social Text (1 June 2004) 22 (2 (79)): 13–35.
Published: 01 June 2004
...Stanley Aronowitz Duke University Press 2004 Against Schooling EDUCATION AND SOCIAL CLASS The crisis in American education, on the one hand, announces the...
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Social Text (1 September 2009) 27 (3 (100)): 215–218.
Published: 01 September 2009
...José Esteban Muñoz This essay considers the history of “a queer text” in the journal Social Text . It posits that the journal, through individual essays and pivotal special issues, has made significant contributions to the development of a queer social theory. The essay suggests that queer theory...
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Social Text (1 September 2009) 27 (3 (100)): 230.
Published: 01 September 2009
... Three founding editors, John Brenkman, Stanley Aronowitz, and Fredric Jameson, discuss the origins of the title Social Text . Aronowitz argues that it comes from Henri Lefebvre's Critique of Everyday Life , while Jameson claims he did not know Lefebvre at the time and the phrase social text just...
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Social Text (1 September 2009) 27 (3 (100)): 231–241.
Published: 01 September 2009
...Brent Hayes Edwards; Alondra Nelson; Tavia Nyong'o Despite the divergence between the accounts given by Stanley Aronowitz and Fredric Jameson of the origins of the name Social Text, it is worth exploring the use of the phrase in the work of Henri Lefebvre. Even if it is ultimately a false cognate...
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Social Text (1 September 2009) 27 (3 (100)): 263–265.
Published: 01 September 2009
... Collected here are the names of all members of the Social Text collective, from the founding of the journal until today. The masthead of Social Text 1 is reproduced, to honor the founding editors and collective. People who joined the collective subsequently are listed in three groups, by each...
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Social Text (1 September 2012) 30 (3 (112)): 49–75.
Published: 01 September 2012
...Laura Harris What happened to “the motley crew,” the mobile, insurgent, creative social formation, crossing racial, gender and generational lines, that historians Peter Linebaugh and Marcus Rediker identify as a crucial counterforce within the consolidation of capitalism, imperialism, and the...
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Social Text (1 March 2013) 31 (1 (114)): 83–106.
Published: 01 March 2013
...Randy Martin The massive capital bailout launched in 2008 proceeded on a threat that without it “there would be no economy.” What if that turned out to be the case? Capital had claimed economy as the name of its social relations: the task here is to explore what social logic is disclosed through...
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Social Text (1 September 2011) 29 (3 (108)): 93–124.
Published: 01 September 2011
...Max Haiven This essay seeks to contribute to the theoretical groundwork for a cultural studies of finance by recasting a Marxist theory of value toward an analysis of the politics of the imagination under financialized capitalism. My argument is as follows. (1) Social cooperation, creativity, and...
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Social Text (1 March 2019) 37 (1 (138)): 27–50.
Published: 01 March 2019
... of sociality, as assimilated yet socially isolated, unrelatable subjects. Asian American asociality is not a refusal of the social, the relational, and the minoritarian world-making possibilities they hold. Instead, it is a means of inhabiting and navigating the social and relational differently 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...