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Social Text (1 March 2014) 32 (1 (118)): 1–21.
Published: 01 March 2014
...Rebecca Gould This essay examines the graffiti that covers the portion of the West Bank’s segregation wall that traverses Bethlehem. That the majority of the representations covering the wall are intended for international rather than local consumption complicates the prevalent tendency in the...
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Social Text (1 June 2008) 26 (2 (95)): 83–103.
Published: 01 June 2008
...Mandana E. Limbert This article examines the ruins of the former structures of rule in a medium-sized town in the Sultanate of Oman. It explores how people in Bahla relate to and perceive the ruins of forts, walls, and neighborhoods that had helped maintain order in the previous era and that are...
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Social Text (1 June 2018) 36 (2 (135)): 19–39.
Published: 01 June 2018
...Joanne Barker This article addresses the coproduction of US imperialism, racism, and debt in the dispossession and indenture of Indigenous peoples. It does so by thinking through the 2008 subprime crisis within the context of the Occupy Wall Street movement and some of the scholarship that the...
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Social Text (1 September 2002) 20 (3 (72)): 39–41.
Published: 01 September 2002
... of an abstract and ethereal creature is placed on the ground near a map of New York State, with the word EXIT written at the city’s exit routes. A small photograph on a wall with a script that reveals the relationship between clouds and other ways of escape advises us to take a bit of freedom...
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Social Text (1 March 2018) 36 (1 (134)): 11–14.
Published: 01 March 2018
... the wall in gigantic proportion. Orange and blue glass globes flash with the dystopic signs of a civilization gone mad. The thick and heavy traces of machinery do not simply fall apart or upcycle into something new, but leave a damning impact upon the landscape that will not go away for at least seven...
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Social Text (1 June 2013) 31 (2 (115)): 145–152.
Published: 01 June 2013
... as a large black graphic on the wall (indicating my current value, in pounds sterling) and next to it, a framed printout of the calculation data (the market price and weight of all the chemical elements in my body). Each time the work is shown, I...
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Social Text (1 June 2018) 36 (2 (135)): 63–82.
Published: 01 June 2018
.... Copyright © 2018 Duke University Press 2018 African Americans Indigeneity civil rights Commerce Clause economies of dispossession President Donald Trump’s “wall”—as a nation-building capitalist-expansion project—illustrates what Jodi Byrd, Alyosha Goldstein, Jodi Melamed, and Chandan Reddy in...
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Social Text (1 June 2004) 22 (2 (79)): np.
Published: 01 June 2004
...), and Policing Accounting Knowl- edge (Markus Wiener) and has published numerous articles. He is coedi- tor of Critical Perspectives on Accounting and the Accounting Forum. He has contributed to public policy discussions for CNN, BBC, CBC, Pacifica, New York Public Radio, Newsweek, and the Wall...
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Social Text (1 September 2002) 20 (3 (72)): 31–38.
Published: 01 September 2002
... by the broken walls. More recently in India, in the last few years me, the lyric there has been the rise of a fascist Hindu movement, ethnic violence, and now, with Pakistan, the fear of war. This has been part of my personal his- becomes the tory and has left...
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Social Text (1 December 2013) 31 (4 (117)): 79–97.
Published: 01 December 2013
... transformation, the effects of the 420-­mile-­long “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...
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Social Text (1 March 2015) 33 (1 (122)): 1–25.
Published: 01 March 2015
... wilderness; the other was built in the heart of Europe. Political radicals were kept in Boven Digoel; Jews were locked in Terezín “because of their grandmother.” Terezín belonged to the Holo- caust; Boven Digoel belonged to colonialism. 1. Camps as Cans Red brick eighteenth-­century walls with...
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Social Text (1 September 2014) 32 (3 (120)): 29–48.
Published: 01 September 2014
... Enterprise Institute took to the op-­ed pages of the Wall Street Journal to excoriate the president’s budget by invoking the transparent logic of Mischel’s experiment: “People who cannot delay gratification tend to be less successful,” wrote the free-­market...
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Social Text (1 June 2003) 21 (2 (75)): 125–140.
Published: 01 June 2003
... embracing several of the paper’s propositions. The Wall Street Journal published excerpts from the “Clean Break” paper the same day and editorially endorsed it on 11 July. Following the September 11 attacks, the...
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Social Text (1 June 2008) 26 (2 (95)): np.
Published: 01 June 2008
... Walls in an Omani Town  •  Mandana E. Limbert 83 “Mardi Gras Geishas (Batters)” [photograph]  •  Nic Sammond 105 The Gnat and the Sovereign  •  Allen Feldman 107 With Ice in Their Ears  •  Allen Feldman 111 Witchcraft  •  Rosalind Morris 113...
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Social Text (1 September 2014) 32 (3 (120)): 11–28.
Published: 01 September 2014
... Pentecostal rehabilitation center. Pinned to walls, tucked under pillows, and folded into Bibles — Pentecostal print media mashes together abolition- ist iconography with cheeky references to Gulliver’s Travels.21 These fliers depict, with real Christian...
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Social Text (1 March 2012) 30 (1 (110)): 91–108.
Published: 01 March 2012
... evoked nowhere more poignantly or hilariously than somewhere in the middle of the film, in a scene in which Li is teaching English to a group of eager People’s Liberation Army (PLA) soldiers at the Great Wall (see figs. 3 and...
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Social Text (1 September 2017) 35 (3 (132)): 97–111.
Published: 01 September 2017
... On a warmer than usual winter afternoon, my sister-in-law, Sofía, pulled into the driveway of her home in San Isidro, a well-off district in Lima. She found Raúl, the gardener, bent over, head buried in the bushy ferns she keeps along the walls in her garage. Raúl explained that he had seen a guinea...
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Social Text (1 December 2010) 28 (4 (105)): 91–111.
Published: 01 December 2010
... eyes set slightly wall-­eyed: one eye is brown, human, and the other is yellow, cat-­like. The mud has cracked in wide fissures, and the mouth gapes. The nose is a small white button. On the wall beneath the ugly and sad mask was a large scrawled message in pencil, on offer as an artist’s...
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Social Text (1 March 2017) 35 (1 (130)): 101–121.
Published: 01 March 2017
... meeting ends, Juan and Siete move outside. Siete dusts off a chair for Juan, who sits, and then leans against the shack’s wall, which is composed of banged-together materials. The sounds of clucking chickens and chainsaws reverberate in the distance. After a long stretch of silence, Siete speaks to Juan...
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Social Text (1 December 2001) 19 (4 (69)): 93–113.
Published: 01 December 2001
.... Walsh, M. 1985 . Mexican factories along the U.S. border succeed despite criticism on both sides. Wall Street Journal , 19 November. Wood, S. 1989 . The transformation of work? In The transformation of work: Skill, flexibility, and the labor process , edited by S. Wood. London: Unwin Hyman...