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Social Text (1 September 2001) 19 (3 (68)): 115–129.
Published: 01 September 2001
..., INFORMATION, AND BODY CONSUMPTION IN TRANSNATIONAL EUROPE Introduction C. Nadia...
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Social Text (1 June 2003) 21 (2 (75)): 1–6.
Published: 01 June 2003
... PALESTINE IN A TRANSNATIONAL CONTEXT In the three years since the outbreak of the second Intifada in October Timothy 2000, the policy making of the U.S. government has been haunted by the Mitchell, question of Palestine. The Intifada made briefly visible the consequences Gyan Prakash, of...
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Social Text (1 September 2018) 36 (3 (136)): 47–69.
Published: 01 September 2018
...Louise Bethlehem This article sets the itineracy of antiapartheid expressive culture to work in relation to exiled South African jazz singer Miriam Makeba. It revisits accounts of transnational cultural circulation on the part of Rob Nixon, Paul Gilroy, and others to argue that the diffusion of...
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Social Text (1 March 2003) 21 (1 (74)): 1–5.
Published: 01 March 2003
... TRANSNATIONAL ADOPTION Sierra Song E, Marty, and I sat with our noses pressed against the glass Toby Alice straining to see the land as it intermittently appeared and vanished Volkman through the clouds. Almost in a whisper she confided “I think that place right down there may be...
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Social Text (1 March 2003) 21 (1 (74)): 29–55.
Published: 01 March 2003
...Toby Alice Volkman Duke University Press 2003 Adolfson, Nathan. 1999 . Passing through . 27 min. NAATA. Video. Anagnost, Ann. 2000 . Scenes of misrecognition:Maternal citizenship in the age of transnational adoption. positions 8 : 389 -421. Borshay, Deanne Liem,. 2000 . First...
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Social Text (1 September 2003) 21 (3 (76)): 1–37.
Published: 01 September 2003
...David L. Eng David L. Eng 2003 Transnational Adoption and Queer Diasporas Two Mothers David L. Eng Deann Borshay Liem’s 2000 documentary on transnational adoption, First Person Plural...
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Social Text (1 March 2003) 21 (1 (74)): 83–109.
Published: 01 March 2003
...Lisa Cartwright Duke University Press 2003 Photographs of “Waiting Children” THE TRANSNATIONAL ADOPTION MARKET This essay considers the place of visual media, specifically child portrait Lisa Cartwright...
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Social Text (1 September 2006) 24 (3 (88)): 13–33.
Published: 01 September 2006
..., Hispanic, and Asian American perspective. women have long understood: that economic conditions often necessitate the sharing of child-rearing responsibilities with others, preferably with family members. But transnational mothers are living a...
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Social Text (1 September 2007) 25 (3 (92)): 9–18.
Published: 01 September 2007
...Pamela Voekel; Elliott Young Duke University Press 2007 The Tepoztlán Institute for the Transnational History of the Americas For the past three summers, the Tepoztlán Institute for the Transna- Pamela Voekel tional History of the Americas has hosted roughly...
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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...
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Social Text (1 June 2011) 29 (2 (107)): 99–117.
Published: 01 June 2011
... native-born citizens. On the other hand, the presence of Filipinos in America has provided labor in key industries from agriculture to nursing. Filipino America has always been a transnational social formation whose history, economy, and culture reflect the interrelated histories of the Philippines and...
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Social Text (1 March 2008) 26 (1 (94)): 115–133.
Published: 01 March 2008
... the daughter by her brothers and fathers through marriage. In both theories, the daughter's exchange is a founding moment in the institution of culture. In this essay, I interrogate the relevance of these paradigms of daughter-exchange to the phenomenon of transnational adoption, where the daughter...
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Social Text (1 June 2008) 26 (2 (95)): 35–59.
Published: 01 June 2008
...Sandya Hewamanne The rapid urbanization and industrialization of Katunayake resulting from transnational production at the Free Trade Zone (FTZ) and related globalized sociocultural flows affected the lived experiences of citizens in this new urban space in varied ways. The vast majority of FTZ...
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Social Text (1 September 2010) 28 (3 (104)): 1–10.
Published: 01 September 2010
...David Sartorius; Micol Seigel This introduction diagnoses a moment of stark interest in interdependent relations of power, violence, and place. Transnational method, it argues, has welcomed this interest; as one of the sites in which scholars today are attempting to make sense with space...
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Social Text (1 December 2011) 29 (4 (109)): 1–27.
Published: 01 December 2011
... and the human as a set of comparative and relational events in specific historical and geopolitical contexts by investigating Euro-American, Chinese, and transnational itineraries of the human. While it analyzes China's potential to undo the universalizing claims of Western idealized norms of the...
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Social Text (1 June 2012) 30 (2 (111)): 75–98.
Published: 01 June 2012
..., Taylor argues that the northern-centrism of both James’s scholarship and postnational American studies more broadly has elided flows of transnational interaction not mediated by the urban North. This elision is complicit with those modernization ideologies that organize both Marxist and non-Marxist...
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Social Text (1 March 2015) 33 (1 (122)): 49–70.
Published: 01 March 2015
...Carla Marcantonio Pedro Almodóvar’s The Skin I Live In is a film whose glossy surface belies its investment in history—cinema’s history, Spain’s history, transnational history. It tracks a correspondence among cinema, transsexuality, and medium specificity through the trope of transgenesis: skin...
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Social Text (1 March 2008) 26 (1 (94)): 3–28.
Published: 01 March 2008
...Ricardo L. Ortíz “On (Our) American Ground” traces the relevant genealogies, and itineraries, of a song and a site whose various symbolic and practical constructions have helped to determine what a transnational American historical past can allow us to imagine of a postnational American future...
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Social Text (1 March 2009) 27 (1 (98)): 37–58.
Published: 01 March 2009
... baseball as two distinct strands, my approach endeavors to complicate our understanding of racialization, transnational history, and diaspora by focusing on their participation in this circuit where their professional aspirations overlapped and intersected. Specifically, as a means to discuss the place of...
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Social Text (1 September 2016) 34 (3 (128)): 75–102.
Published: 01 September 2016
... capitalism, the postcolonial politics of migration and race problematize and elucidate some of the most urgent and dire perplexities of the contemporary European scene from the critical standpoint of transnational, intercontinental, cross-border migration. This essay proposes the urgent necessity to...