1-20 of 547 Search Results for

word

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 2008) 26 (4 (97)): 77.
Published: 01 December 2008
...Alexis Peskine © 2008 Duke University Press 2008 “Word?” Alexis Peskine, 2002. Courtesy of the artist. Social Text 97 • Vol. 26, No. 4 • Winter 2008...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 March 2015) 33 (1 (122)): 27–48.
Published: 01 March 2015
... transcript and journalistic coverage of the Vang case illustrates a need to establish a history of racial violence in order to explain the altercation in the woods. This need assumes that a history of racism must be identified in order for a word to be considered racist and that acts of violence can be...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 March 2018) 36 (1 (134)): 155–160.
Published: 01 March 2018
... empire no longer affect us. To move beyond is to move to a higher plane; what we want, to borrow Donna Haraway’s title, is to stay with the trouble. 2 To stay here, in other words. To remain present. This is why we preferred the temporal inflection of the title, “ After Globalism.” It holds us in...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 March 2011) 29 (1 (106)): 3–14.
Published: 01 March 2011
... critters but significantly to “incompanionate” pests, microscopic viruses, and commodified plants—in other words, forms of life with whom interspecies relating may not be so obvious or comfortable. © 2011 Duke University Press 2011 This content is made freely available by the publisher. It may not be...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 March 2012) 30 (1 (110)): 143–157.
Published: 01 March 2012
... transforming “the barbaric world dominated by civilized countries,” in the words of the late Qing Dynasty intellectual Yang Du. These theories of subjectivity deserve renewed attention, as they are valuable spiritual resources for contemporary left-wing intellectuals as they try to imagine the future for China...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 June 2014) 32 (2 (119)): 1–23.
Published: 01 June 2014
... reconfiguration of “bodies and pleasures” that Foucault famously calls for in The History of Sexuality . Foucault demonstrates, in other words, that a rethinking of sexuality must accompany any thinking of revolution, but that there can be no autonomous “sexual revolution” independent from the struggle against...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 September 2015) 33 (3 (124)): 19–44.
Published: 01 September 2015
.... Perhaps, then, it is necessary to consider less whether genocide provides an adequate rubric within which to categorize particular forms of racial power and violence to render them legible to “mankind and the civilized world” (in the words of the Convention itself) and more whether the distended field of...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 March 2018) 36 (1 (134)): 113–116.
Published: 01 March 2018
... and others seek to spread the word about the terrible things that the state is doing—about murders by police or about the effects of big pharma or the agricultural-industrial complex, for instance—on the assumption that knowledge of these things will make people angry and that people will then be...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 December 2018) 36 (4 (137)): 57–79.
Published: 01 December 2018
....” It suggests that black digital practice is the interface by which slavery’s archive belies the presumed neutrality of the digital. Black digital practice is the revelation that black subjects have themselves taken up science, data, and coding, in other words, have commodified themselves and digitized...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 June 2016) 34 (2 (127)): 125–141.
Published: 01 June 2016
... not in word then in deed. This article makes the argument explicitly: Jameson is an ontological thinker; he proposes a specific structure of being, a structure that, while rooted in the Kantian tradition, nevertheless inverts that tradition in favor of a more materialist core. Copyright © Duke...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 March 2017) 35 (1 (130)): 59–78.
Published: 01 March 2017
... caused was severe. Families who had never been apart were separated for years with little means of communication. Some Inuit died in the sanatoria. Family members had no way of knowing whether the absent were alive or dead. Many had a hard time finding words to speak into the recorder. Nonetheless, they...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 December 2015) 33 (4 (125)): 68–76.
Published: 01 December 2015
...–Civil War nation, yet direct black voices remain submerged, available most often in public sources like newspapers and sermons or in scant and skeletal personal writings. The most vivid black voices are to be found in more troublesome sources: those mediated by sympathetic whites who recorded the words...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 June 2009) 27 (2 (99)): 145–158.
Published: 01 June 2009
... lie two approaches toward the word culture : (1) gaining mastery over one's natural surroundings and human nature; and (2) caring for and preserving nature that the human power simultaneously destroys. These approaches are not without negative aspects: American culture, based on the idea of taming...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 September 2002) 20 (3 (72)): 39–41.
Published: 01 September 2002
... of Nicoletta straight roads, and their personal life is conditioned by their careers. This installation is made up of the word EXIT placed at sky level on the win- dows at the ninety-first floors of the World Trade Center towers, the busi- ness center in New York City. A video of the flight...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 March 2004) 22 (1 (78)): 146.
Published: 01 March 2004
... and political landscape. Papers should be submitted by e-mail if possible, as an attachment saved in Microsoft Word. The text should be double-spaced, no more than 8,000 words, with numbered endnotes. For style, please follow the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition. The author’s name...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 March 2017) 35 (1 (130)): 129.
Published: 01 March 2017
... into a trance. “You didn’t notice it,” my friend later asked me, “the discomfort in the room when you read?” I didn’t, I said. All I heard was how the professor read. He was so good. He nailed every syllable, word. ...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 September 2002) 20 (3 (72)): 43–44.
Published: 01 September 2002
...Yigal Nizri Duke University Press 2002 Cloud Bench Yigal Nizri Cloud Bench 1 Someone once wrote the word...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 June 2009) 27 (2 (99)): 133–134.
Published: 01 June 2009
... Press 13 3 New York, 21 May 1939 My dear, faithful Wondrous Hippo Cow, here a few words of welcome — may you continue to live with the same contentment, the same security, and the same stubborn...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 December 2000) 18 (4 (65)): 1–23.
Published: 01 December 2000
...Necati Polat Duke University Press 2000 ST 65.01 Polat 11/8/00 2:22 PM Page 1 Three Contemporaries THE INTERNATIONAL, BENTHAM, AND DE SADE The word...
Journal Article
Social Text (1 March 2002) 20 (1 (70)): 105–136.
Published: 01 March 2002
... (objective), I want to emphasize the materiality of symbols, in particular, the thingness of words. Whereas most studying the sociology of scientific knowledge (SSK)7 or postfoundationalist critiques of scien- tific taxonomies have emphasized...