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Social Text (1 March 2012) 30 (1 (110)): 109–141.
Published: 01 March 2012
... modernity (the Eiffel Tower, the Ferris Wheel, and Tatlin's unbuilt Monument to the Third International), the article traces the path of modernity as a road leading to political de-intensification. These various monumental efforts of modernism stand in sharp contrast to the political modernism of the Mao...
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Social Text (1 June 2000) 18 (2 (63)): 107–120.
Published: 01 June 2000
...- dream of way cool behind the wheel. The reek, the jiggle, the strange encounter of flesh to flesh on the bus so alien to Los Angeles, amnesiac about its streetcar past. On weekends when my best friend Heather (now a lawyer with the L.A. city attorney’s...
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Social Text (1 March 2018) 36 (1 (134)): 91–93.
Published: 01 March 2018
... wheels in some muddy rut in the middle of a downpour in the middle of nowhere, desperately trying to gain traction. You may come to a “rolling stop” at the stop sign on your way to the movies, or you may practice what Laura Kipnis calls “surplus monogamy” on your conveniently frequent business trips. You...
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Social Text (1 September 2002) 20 (3 (72)): 21–29.
Published: 01 September 2002
... space. Now I live on an island by the mid-Atlantic shore. Home is where when I go, they let me in. I sit by a window that gives onto a river. I write at a small metal desk with rolling wheels...
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Social Text (1 December 2003) 21 (4 (77)): 139–153.
Published: 01 December 2003
...: bribery, kickbacks, and payoffs “grease the wheels” for companies, especially during pro- cesses of rapid reform. Rather than raising corporate costs, they fre- quently lower expenses by allowing for tax evasion, easing of restrictions on labor and environmental controls, and sidestepping of...
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Social Text (1 September 2001) 19 (3 (68)): 91–113.
Published: 01 September 2001
.... (On the street, tea is drunk in glasses; at home, in cups.) A roadside tea stall is being demolished, and the woman has decided to resist it. Sitting in front of the bulldozer, the woman challenges the man at its wheel to...
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Social Text (1 December 2011) 29 (4 (109)): 1–27.
Published: 01 December 2011
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Social Text (1 March 2005) 23 (1 (82)): 37–42.
Published: 01 March 2005
... capacity one has to move through the city. Watching both strands us in and liberates us from our loneliness, a loneliness that is more profound behind the wheel than on the train, in a city deep in the blood of time travel, embattled...
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Social Text (1 March 2017) 35 (1 (130)): 79–99.
Published: 01 March 2017
... Carolina to see Tanielle, though once he had to pull over to the side of the road to take a nap so he didn’t fall asleep at the wheel. And then, after he and Tanielle split up, he moved into his own room in the barracks and spent every night alone: he was lucky enough to get one of the new wheelchair...
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Social Text (1 December 2005) 23 (3-4 (84-85)): 275–284.
Published: 01 December 2005
... 277 ST84-85-16_Shah.indd 277 10/19/05 2:41:18 PM out and discovered Harvey Carstenbrook, a “young man [who] was lying in the seat with his head under the wheel, his pants . . . down...
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Social Text (1 September 2001) 19 (3 (68)): 35–55.
Published: 01 September 2001
... wheel. Listen . . . all you can hear is the sound of the mechanical pumps. We stopped talking and in fact, all around I could hear the quick fire of mechanical pumps. He was tired of that sound, he added. He said he comes...
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Social Text (1 December 2018) 36 (4 (137)): 57–79.
Published: 01 December 2018
... death blow to end the torture of having his arms and legs systematically shattered and woven through the spokes of a wagon wheel. As Stedman watched, the executioner, “also a black man,” began by chopping off Neptune’s left hand with an axe. He then took up a heavy iron bar and “with repeated heavy...
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Social Text (1 December 2005) 23 (3-4 (84-85)): 193–217.
Published: 01 December 2005
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Social Text (1 December 2006) 24 (4 (89)): 87–113.
Published: 01 December 2006
...) Road of the 1800s to that of the Motorway in the 1900s.25 Dating to the sixteenth century, the GT Road runs east to west from northern India through Pakistan. It was first metalled and made usable for wheeled traffic by the British in the mid-nineteenth century. At inception, the road was three...
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Social Text (1 September 2002) 20 (3 (72)): 101–115.
Published: 01 September 2002
... Sikh taxi driver cowering behind the wheel of his car, which is plastered with American flags.27 political Certainly, many Arabs, Muslims, and South Asians might have put up American flags even if there had been no attacks on them or if the...
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Social Text (1 March 2007) 25 (1 (90)): 105–115.
Published: 01 March 2007
... jargon when speaking to the faculty. I learned from him the term “blue skying” (thinking outside material constraints), and he once tried to get me to go with him on a fundraising junket to Europe (“wheels-up time is 9 a.m he said in tune...
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Social Text (1 March 2008) 26 (1 (94)): 137–164.
Published: 01 March 2008
...-power in motion, just as coal and water are supplied to the steam-engine, and oil to the wheel.”34 Both the consumption of the worker and the worker’s consumption are integral components of the production process: Since the...
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Social Text (1 September 2003) 21 (3 (76)): 135–153.
Published: 01 September 2003
... might feel the need for linguistic training wheels.” They “doped out many of the definitions from context,” and the whole glossary was finally “vetted and completed by Irvine Welsh him- self.”23 Keeping up the “joke,” Howard writes that...
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Social Text (1 June 2008) 26 (2 (95)): 13–33.
Published: 01 June 2008
... point out, a local healer would pass through the market to buy herbs. According to the time of day, this visit would correspond either with that of a young man who headed a local youth development committee taking particular interest in organiz- ing young boys who worked the three-wheel carts...
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Social Text (1 September 2002) 20 (3 (72)): 45–65.
Published: 01 September 2002
... of capital and information; The insistent flows of images, ideas, and discourses; flows in border crossings; the flow of scholars, journalists, and peoples. The most overreaching system for question “Why do conjuring up the free flow is the transnational multimedia. The free- wheeling flows...