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Social Text (2005) 23 (2 (83)): 85–93.
Published: 01 June 2005
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Social Text (2013) 31 (3 (116)): 147–158.
Published: 01 September 2013
... with unpredictable results. This essay argues that pop evanescence emerged as often as punk dissonance. The bands also intervened and vamped it up in the performance spaces of the music industry, including the television shows Top of the Pops and American Bandstand , playing off the alienating...
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Social Text (2018) 36 (1 (134)): 107–112.
Published: 01 March 2018
... and drive your friend to the bus station, arriving just in time. When you arrive home, the apartment is full of smoke. Before you left, your friend must have put the coffee maker on the stove and turned on the burner, then forgotten it. The coffee maker is one of those octagonal aluminum stove-top...
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Social Text (2018) 36 (1 (134)): 35–36.
Published: 01 March 2018
... we struggle for survival and perhaps something more — the life worth living. Networked, our struggle is waged in relation to other struggles, and sometimes on top of them. There are layers below us in the computational stack, and the weight of the infrastructure presses. All that “immateriality” — it...
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Social Text (2007) 25 (4 (93)): np.
Published: 01 December 2007
... Media and Vietnam (Oxford University Press, 1986), We Keep America on Top of the World: Television News and the Public Sphere (Routledge, 1993), and, with Paolo Mancini, Comparing Media Systems: Three Models of Media and Politics (Cambridge University Press, 2004). He writes...
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Social Text (2018) 36 (1 (134)): 31–34.
Published: 01 March 2018
..., and last. Like blaming ourselves for gentrification, and in the process moralizing and personalizing a system of extraction that we theorize intensively and extensively as structural, in a race to the top of a Mount Everest of punishing rigor. Who wants to escape the salt mines just to end up the...
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Social Text (2002) 20 (1 (70)): 11–25.
Published: 01 March 2002
... reorganization of the university along top-down corporate lines. But the logic of the besides effectively inhibiting organizing at private universities, this act of obscurantism has itself shaped perceptions about the role of the faculty. Yeshiva decision Ironically, the decision...
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Social Text (2007) 25 (1 (90)): 117–132.
Published: 01 March 2007
... all too often hijacked. Accordingly, while academic freedoms can be more easily secured at the top, the outcome of those freedoms doesn’t travel very far if the same freedoms are being denied in the public schools...
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Social Text (2010) 28 (3 (104)): 151–157.
Published: 01 September 2010
.... Their flat tops were made for helicopters, not angels, to land on. The giant secular spire proposed to replace the twins asserts a famil- iar USA: single-­minded, defiant, bent on domination, ready to go it alone if necessary. The Freedom Tower’s brand of freedom is freedom from the...
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Social Text (2016) 34 (1 (126)): 49–71.
Published: 01 March 2016
... ego of Hulk Hogan that he notoriously evoked in his testimony. A final shot hit Brown in the top of the head — remember that he was six feet five inches tall, so even if he was bending over in a “charge,” the shot would have been impossible. Although...
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Social Text (2019) 37 (2): 135–146.
Published: 01 June 2019
... fleets capable of expanding empire’s power across the globe, and using the gold expropriated from its colonies to dress its own encyclopedic tree of knowledge. That much is announced, in fact, on the inscription that, topped by an emblem of the Portuguese royal coat of arms, hangs over the imposing door...
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Social Text (2006) 24 (1 (86)): 37–53.
Published: 01 March 2006
... seems to invite all, but behind the scenes upholds racial distinctions and hierarchies, this need for a diverse workforce to appeal to diverse consumers does not extend to a need for diversity in the top ranks of corporate America...
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Social Text (2012) 30 (2 (111)): 99–119.
Published: 01 June 2012
...- plex layers on top. This practice is now codified in the most important professionalizing document in software engineering: the Guide to the Software Engineering Body of Knowledge (commonly known as the SWEBOK), produced by the...
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Social Text (2006) 24 (1 (86)): 1–35.
Published: 01 March 2006
... guaranteed state university admis- sion to the top X percent of each high school graduating class, but the universities in these states swiftly experienced a trend to resegregation. Applications and admissions of African Americans, Hispanic Americans, and Native Americans declined at flagship...
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Social Text (2015) 33 (3 (124)): 75–113.
Published: 01 September 2015
... with scooped-­neck tops and flowing scarves or capes, along with heavy eye shadow, added sartorial gender bending to the fey preening. In another Ed Sullivan Show appearance, Jagger sings “Love in Vain,” an old slow blues song by...
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Social Text (2001) 19 (4 (69)): 67–91.
Published: 01 December 2001
...), which benefit only those at the top of the corporate structure—be they the “foreign” owners, managers, investors of the corporations, local man- agerial elites or shareholders, or rich businessmen who profit from the ensuing privatization...
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Social Text (2002) 20 (4 (73)): 29–46.
Published: 01 December 2002
... top-down programming and curricula whose priorities leach into research. We view this situation as a form of top-down or out- disciplinarity—the side in arrogance producing the “glorious body” of “self-effacement.” Self-effaced bodies that study visual culture are absorbed into traditional...
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Social Text (2002) 20 (4 (73)): 47–64.
Published: 01 December 2002
... anything, that all my testimony was hearsay because it came from faculty meetings and memos, and that—as recorded in one Al Pacinoesque moment with the NYU lawyer screaming at the top of his lungs—“HE KNOWS NOTHING!” I came in thinking the whole day was to be painfully tedious and boring, and I left...
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Social Text (2004) 22 (2 (79)): 13–35.
Published: 01 June 2004
... specialized knowledge and acquired a set of skills associated with the speciality. They find occupational niches, but not at the top of their respective domains. Typically graduating from third-tier, nonresearch colleges and universities, they have not acquired knowledge connected with substantial...
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Social Text (2017) 35 (3 (132)): 71–94.
Published: 01 September 2017
... Jewish Unconscious of Arendt’s Most ‘Greek’ Text .” Political Theory 44 , no. 3 : 307 – 36 . Ying Ka . 2014 . “The Night I Walk with a Fujoshi” (與腐女同行的一個晚上) . Inmedia , 10 November . www.inmediahk.net/node/1028381 . Lam Lana . 2014 . “ Facebook Is Hong Kong’s Top Digital...