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Published: 01 September 2020
Figure 5 Digitally rendered mosque in Mi’ar, “Udna—The Village Mi’ar.” Courtesy of Baladna. More
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Social Text (2012) 30 (1 (110)): 1–25.
Published: 01 March 2012
... of the revolutionary praxis of the mass line perfected by the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) in the 1940s. In the post-Mao period, the CCP sponsored political reforms that pursued an alternative strategy of democratic centralism — direct elections at the village level for villagers' committees and for deputies to local...
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Social Text (2014) 32 (2 (119)): 77–93.
Published: 01 June 2014
... at the village of Deir Yassin and how the event impacts upon the artist’s work. Finding evidence of postmemory in many works from across Hatoum’s career, this article argues that postmemory underpins Hatoum’s emphasis on the broader issues of trauma, gender, orality, and corporeality. © 2014 Duke University...
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Social Text (2020) 38 (3 (144)): 55–82.
Published: 01 September 2020
...Figure 5 Digitally rendered mosque in Mi’ar, “Udna—The Village Mi’ar.” Courtesy of Baladna. ...
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Social Text (2013) 31 (4 (117)): 79–97.
Published: 01 December 2013
... “Separation Barrier” on West Bank vil- lages, some of which are enclosed on four sides by the wall, Arab villages within the pre-­1967 boundaries that had been destroyed and erased, Israeli national parks built atop massacre sites, and many other locations all in an effort to decolonize the study...
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Social Text (2003) 21 (2 (75)): 25–48.
Published: 01 June 2003
... recording the birth of the Jewish state and memories rec- ollecting the death of Palestine were recently put on trial in Israel. The case involved a disputed historical account of the seizure of the Palestinian village of Tantoura by Zionist forces during the 1948 war and what were called...
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Social Text (2008) 26 (2 (95)): 35–59.
Published: 01 June 2008
...- marital sex. Furthermore, a discursively constructed notion regarding the moral superiority of the village also burdened rural women.3 Notions of superior morals and undisturbed traditions were superimposed on women, initiating expectations that village...
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Social Text (2003) 21 (2 (75)): 75–94.
Published: 01 June 2003
...: The Village of Mizra’ah—Acre’s region, Western Galilee 10.10.1960 We see in your persona the gure of the loving father . . . and a symbol of our young, just and democratic State. Based on my knowledge of your character, I hope that this outcry would merit your attention. I would...
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Social Text (2011) 29 (1 (106)): 151–176.
Published: 01 March 2011
... created the perfect terrain for chigandanga (guerrilla tactics). Rhodesia’s land grab had created overcrowded TTLs, fanning deep revul- sion toward the state that facilitated guerrilla recruitment of trainees and mass support in the villages. Moreover, the large farms parceled out to European...
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Social Text (2014) 32 (1 (118)): 23–43.
Published: 01 March 2014
..., which can not be readily reduced to statistics or pro- cessed through a computer, are an improvement in intelligence voluntarily given by the population and a decrease in the insurgents’ recruiting rate. Much can be learnt merely from the faces of the population in villages...
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Social Text (2022) 40 (3 (152)): 61–82.
Published: 01 September 2022
...-odd residents, primarily Bengali Muslim, blocked a road that connected villages and two Border Security Force (BSF) outposts along India's eastern border with Bangladesh in the district of Coochbehar, West Bengal. 2 A college-going Muslim student from one of these border villages had been beaten up...
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Social Text (2022) 40 (1 (150)): 21–38.
Published: 01 March 2022
... vernacular capable of representing this capacity to itself. This is why local activists have focused recently on devising nightly roving public dinners across the district, providing an elemental public image of that interweaving. The kampung has been stereotyped as the village in the city...
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Social Text (2001) 19 (1 (66)): 1–18.
Published: 01 March 2001
... villagers barely three hours before the blasts. Villagers from Khetolai, Dholiya, Loharki, Latmi, and Bhadriyo settlements were ordered to move “for their own safety”—they were inaccurately informed—“as the army was conducting...
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Social Text (2005) 23 (3-4 (84-85)): 141–155.
Published: 01 December 2005
... of life” campaigns since the early nineties but also in what has come to be called homeland security after September 11. Using two New York City spaces, the Christopher Street piers in Manhattan’s Greenwich Village and the Jackson Heights neighborhoods in Queens, I assess how various...
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Social Text (2007) 25 (3 (92)): 19–36.
Published: 01 September 2007
..., were possible for historians to trace from Guinea-Bissau to South Carolina.10 Still, people from village- based societies of precolonial Guinea-Bissau remained largely independent from Mandinka state and other centralized political...
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Social Text (2006) 24 (1 (86)): 81–102.
Published: 01 March 2006
... the edge of a north Indian village, a woman I know as Rambal’s Wife talks about the death of her son.1 A sister-in-law begins the story; Ram- bal’s Wife, in her effusive manner, cuts in with details. “In about his third year, when he was this high, he became ill. His face and back went...
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Social Text (2015) 33 (2 (123)): 57–81.
Published: 01 June 2015
...- munity first emerged in 1994, a deal was struck with the Korea Land and Housing Corporation in 1999, and construction began in 2001 on what has become a visually distinctive village of modernist architecture inhabited by artists, architects, filmmakers...
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Social Text (2012) 30 (4 (113)): 55–80.
Published: 01 December 2012
... with backgrounds in televising football games at ESPN and producers of reality TV shows to organize the retrieval and replay of images so that “analysts can study them to determine, for instance, who planted the improvised bomb or what the patterns of life in a village are.” Touting this immense visual...
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Social Text (2004) 22 (4 (81)): 9–15.
Published: 01 December 2004
... sierras of eastern Cuba; urban Arab nationalists took refuge in the Rif or the villages of Upper Egypt; Sinn Fein fl ed Dublin and Cork for the Wicklow and Galty hills; Gandhi turned to the great soul of the Indian countryside; Emilio...
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Social Text (2015) 33 (2 (123)): 83–98.
Published: 01 June 2015
... and overall mise-­en-­ scène of Little Village and Pilsen. Importantly, the film keenly notes the simultaneous presence of major and minor architectures in reference to, respectively, the demarcated boundaries dividing the Latino-­dominant...