1-20 of 86 Search Results for

warfare

Follow your search
Access your saved searches in your account

Would you like to receive an alert when new items match your search?
×Close Modal
Sort by
Journal Article
Social Text (1 December 2003) 21 (4 (77)): 127–138.
Published: 01 December 2003
...Susan Willis Duke University Press 2003 What Goes Around Comes Around A PARABLE OF GLOBAL WARFARE The month following the U.S. commemoration of the thousands who died Susan Willis in the attacks on the World Trade Center brought a new...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 June 2007) 25 (2 (91)): 143–168.
Published: 01 June 2007
...Jonathan Michael Feldman Duke University Press 2007 From Warfare State to “Shadow State” MILITARISM, ECONOMIC DEPLETION, AND RECONSTRUCTION From the Permanent War Economy Jonathan to...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 December 2010) 28 (4 (105)): 65–89.
Published: 01 December 2010
...Patrick Jagoda The contemporary military doctrine of “network-centric warfare” has favored a decentralized approach to both humanitarian interventions and “warfighting.” In reframing enmity as network antagonism, the United States has focused on a new type of anti-American enemy: the terrorist...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 December 2016) 34 (4 (129)): 41–70.
Published: 01 December 2016
... the military imperatives of the very White government that subjected them to the assaults of racism through legal sanction. Central to this problem was the ritual power of civil religion, particularly the role of death in warfare. By risking their lives through military service, African American...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 June 2007) 25 (2 (91)): 1–11.
Published: 01 June 2007
... the future. If the prospect of an endless war on terror is less than appealing, it at least offers the compensations of proving “our” technological and economic superiority. The seductive mythology of high-tech, postmodern warfare still enshrined in the mythic active-combat phase of the...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 June 2007) 25 (2 (91)): 169–180.
Published: 01 June 2007
... autumn of 2006.1 Urban Resolve is perhaps the U.S. military’s most frank admission that the megacities of the global South are likely to be the predominant loci of future warfare. Indeed, JFCOM’s description of the exercise acknowledges the increasing primacy of urban combat: The explosive...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 December 2003) 21 (4 (77)): np.
Published: 01 December 2003
... Emergence of the Hip-Hop Mogul Christopher Holmes Smith 69 Conservatism as the “Sensible Middle”: The Independent Women’s Forum, Politics, and the Media Barbara Spindel 99 What Goes Around Comes Around: A Parable of Global Warfare Susan Willis 127 Trust, Corruption, and the Globalization...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 December 2015) 33 (4 (125)): 142–147.
Published: 01 December 2015
... appears to the left of a map that tracks the movements of insurgent slaves, Maroons, British military groups, and planter militias during 1760. The map portrays animated warfare across the variegated landscape of Jamaica, but the written passage is heart...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 June 2007) 25 (2 (91)): 39–52.
Published: 01 June 2007
... overcoming, it survive?” but “what does it do with its excess?” In his reading, destruction must be central to social organization. Warfare, sacrifice, religious devo- also always builds tion, monuments, art, and gifts all constitute forms of waste and excess; only a healthy society partakes in such...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 June 2007) 25 (2 (91)): np.
Published: 01 June 2007
... Society Must Be Defended: Biopolitics without Boundaries  Leerom Medovoi 53 The Fragile Ends of War: Forging the United States–Mexico Border and Borderlands Consciousness  Gilberto Rosas 81 The War Drive: Image Files Corrupted  Rosalind C. Morris 103 From Warfare State to “Shadow...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 June 2005) 23 (2 (83)): 21–34.
Published: 01 June 2005
... and global warfare.19 fi les remain Along with the territorial ambiguities that the new warfare-as-crime- fi ghting entails, a new biopolitics is emerging. The criminalization of signifi cant, but military adversaries has been accompanied by a biometric approach to intelligence and...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 March 2014) 32 (1 (118)): 23–43.
Published: 01 March 2014
... mode of measuring success is seldom analyzed in the context of asymmetric or unconventional warfare that liberal regimes wage ostensibly for the improvement, or liberalization, or democ- ratization of others. Affect in today’s counterinsurgencies has a...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 December 2016) 34 (4 (129)): 1–17.
Published: 01 December 2016
... permanent warfare that underwrites both the international intensification of Islamophobia and the emergence and deployment of an expanding set of security apparatuses whose categorical, geographic, and historical permeability define warfare as radically open-ended. Rather than organize our inquiry around...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 March 2011) 29 (1 (106)): 151–176.
Published: 01 March 2011
... with a little money had been allowed to purchase land in some of the most baboon-­ and monkey-­infested smallholder farms called Native Purchase Areas 160 Mavhunga • Vermin Beings (NPAs). Thallium warfare against...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 March 2006) 24 (1 (86)): 127–152.
Published: 01 March 2006
... that modern power’s engagement with life pacifies societies while exacerbat- ing the problem of war intersocially to the point where it is the life of the species itself that is at stake in practices of modern warfare. In Society...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 September 2002) 20 (3 (72)): 149–175.
Published: 01 September 2002
... this mode of warfare on U.S. soil in the mode of an attack. For almost a century, the residents of the United States have clung to that illusion by which the bar- barism of civilization’s total war was imagined as something out there...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 September 2004) 22 (3 (80)): 51–73.
Published: 01 September 2004
... disconnection, of informational warfare, and new forms of knowledge and power (from public relations to public communication and perception management) that address not so much the play of meaning but the overall dynamics of...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 December 2015) 33 (4 (125)): 134–141.
Published: 01 December 2015
... haphazard and decentralized tactics of the local militia, and the rough-terrain warfare of Maroon allies, each of which traversed the landscape in distinctive ways. The project’s graphic design articulates its historical interpretation...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 March 2000) 18 (1 (62)): 135–141.
Published: 01 March 2000
.... In this era of the Hitler-Stalin pact, left-wing social workers also characterized welfare as “the first line of national defense” against Roo- sevelt’s stepped-up war production and growing militarized economy.7 Gwen Barclay called for “welfare, not warfare,” and...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 September 2013) 31 (3 (116)): 75–93.
Published: 01 September 2013
... technology show. In the world of the Bug’s London Zoo, we enter a terrain of sound based in a concept of frequency as power and sound as warfare. The Bug and a number of his dub-­influenced musi- cal contemporaries form an intelligentsia of sorts. Kevin Martin has an academic relationship to his music...