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Cultural Politics (2018) 14 (2): 153–173.
Published: 01 July 2018
..., first of all of the environmentalitarian Capital-Form, and to break through toward a speculative thinking of the environment and a new environmental image of thought. © 2018 Duke University Press 2018 cybernetization environmentality techno-ecology Capital-Form worlding What [can...
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Cultural Politics (2009) 5 (3): 335–358.
Published: 01 November 2009
...Robert Hassan This article argues that “evolution” in the production of mass cultural forms has become stalled in our postmodern, networked, and neoliberalized society. Popular cultural forms have historically developed and evolved in dialectical relationship with capitalism. This produced forms...
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Cultural Politics (2021) 17 (1): 124–134.
Published: 01 March 2021
... Slavoj . 2020 . Pandemic! Covid-19 Shakes the World . London : OR . While it is clear that Žižek prefers the third option, which would respond to the bleak nihilism of the virus and the catastrophic Prometheanism of global capitalism in both its Chinese (1) and American (2) forms...
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Cultural Politics (2018) 14 (1): 95–108.
Published: 01 March 2018
... criticism of the links between the beautiful and the particular form of democratic politics unique to communicative capitalism. As outlined above, the aesthetic community argues about what is and is not beautiful. Because all positions are subjective yet claim universality (without clear guarantee), all...
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Cultural Politics (2006) 2 (2): 137–158.
Published: 01 July 2006
... examined. In effect, this strand of academic work, consumerist and one-dimensional Cultural Studies, which started out as critical of prevailing forms of cultural, economic, and political power, has ceased, in many respects, to be so. In conclusion, it is argued that Cultural Studies should renew its...
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Cultural Politics (2005) 1 (1): 75–100.
Published: 01 March 2005
... an extremely high turnover rate, falling into silence as quickly as they rise into voice, and that huge amounts of users remain captivated by the individualistic diary form of the “daily me” means that the logic of capitalism is here too apparent. Blogs and wikis are both emerging examples of the trend...
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Cultural Politics (2008) 4 (1): 73–99.
Published: 01 March 2008
.../user is superficially immersed in a plethora of choices, all at the click of a button. Dean writes: “Communicative capitalism designates that form of late capitalism in which values heralded as central to democracy take material form in networked communication technologies. Ideals of access...
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Cultural Politics (2017) 13 (2): 202–226.
Published: 01 July 2017
... for critical forms of belonging within a neoliberal communicative environment–especially Jodi Dean’s writings on communicative capitalism. It examines the vulnerabilities and possibilities of lower-class performances and solidarities and brings to light the broader media infrastructures that enable them...
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Cultural Politics (2017) 13 (1): 81–100.
Published: 01 March 2017
... by and opposed to the restrictions of communicative capitalism. Taking the cultural battle between Universal Pictures’ Minions and Pepe the Frog as their primary example, the authors argue that some forms of graphical representation and display produce an anticapitalist concept of rarity when they function...
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Cultural Politics (2014) 10 (2): 226–238.
Published: 01 July 2014
..., or lineage, of “utopian globalism” in the visual arts, traceable back to the time of the Russian Revolution and active, in mutating form, across the world in the period from 1917 up until the late capitalist 1990s. In a discussion linking artworks by Vladimir Tatlin, Pablo Picasso, and Joseph Beuys...
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Cultural Politics (2010) 6 (2): 181–199.
Published: 01 July 2010
... . This latter framework of analysis is theoretically innovative and disciplinarily rich. Not to analyze the forms of institutional change at the appropriate level and not to give credit to the specificities of sublimation within capitalism tend, however, to make capitalism's field and dynamic too uniform...
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Cultural Politics (2016) 12 (3): 355–375.
Published: 01 November 2016
... are always punishing of any species unwise enough to quarrel with its ecology,” a media geology of plastic thus forms a critique of the unsustainable, and ultimately self-destructive, speeds of contemporary capitalism. In foregrounding the political, ecological, and cultural affects associated...
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Cultural Politics (2016) 12 (1): 1–22.
Published: 01 March 2016
... Boltanski and Eve Chiapello’s (2005) The New Spirit of Capitalism , for example, argues that, historically, there have been three consecutive spirits of capitalism. The first took form in the nineteenth century through the important figure of the bourgeois entrepreneur as speculator, innovator, investor...
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Cultural Politics (2014) 10 (3): 354–375.
Published: 01 November 2014
... forms of (fixed) capital in that it cannot be separated from the individual worker: it is embodied capital. Second, this machinic assemblage has a lifespan during which it can produce what neoliberal theorists have called an “earnings stream,” which consists of a series of incomes that fluctuate...
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Cultural Politics (2015) 11 (2): 296–300.
Published: 01 July 2015
... takes for granted the current alienation under capitalism and does not provide the “chart” of the contemporary forms of labor, the metamorphosis and the casualization of work, the use of the adjective unemployable , the zero-hour contracts, the decline of the unions and work protection, and finally...
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Cultural Politics (2019) 15 (3): 358–371.
Published: 01 November 2019
... of the Bretton Woods System in the early 1970s and the accompanying acceleration of the trade in derivatives following the development of the Black-Scholes formula in 1973. This replacement of the gold standard with fiat money marked the shift away from the commodity form as the defining feature of capitalism...
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Cultural Politics (2020) 16 (2): 253–269.
Published: 01 July 2020
... and individuation. Aesthetic production and engagement entail a concerted and active effort of defection from the individual form given by capital and the state. Both are reversals of the processes of individuation, not as defiance against the individual in the name of the generic or common...
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Cultural Politics (2010) 6 (1): 5–14.
Published: 01 March 2010
... operations in the financial markets. In France, the productive investment of the CAC40 companies is not increasing, even as their profits are rocketing. Since production is no longer able to valorize the full amount of the accumulated capital, an increasing part of that capital remains in the form...
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Cultural Politics (2008) 4 (2): 133–154.
Published: 01 July 2008
... separate from communication itself” (Negri 1996: 160) . This thesis that communication is central to capital, and that it does not exist in any ideally democratic or mutual form derives from “The Fragment on Machines,” the pages (Marx 1973: 690–711) of the Grundrisse in which Marx laid out his theory...
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Cultural Politics (2020) 16 (1): 92–110.
Published: 01 March 2020
... for accumulation, an attempt to multiply “the forms of work, human activity and life that are involved, combined and exploited by capital in any specific and putatively bounded space” ( Mezzadra and Neilson 2013 : 14). The triple imperatives of spatial capitalization, simply put, are to make space work, to make...