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Cultural Politics (2015) 11 (2): 184–200.
Published: 01 July 2015
... and social relations, rendering hypervisible enforcement practices and homogenizing discourse while “invisibilizing” the violence incurred by offshore enforcement. With intensified enforcement and detention on islands through securitization and militarization, public attention is diverted from quieter daily...
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Cultural Politics (2016) 12 (3): 263–278.
Published: 01 November 2016
...Daniele Rugo A recurring feature of Patrick Keiller’s work is the lack of human presence and activity. Throughout his films, Keiller delivers a vision of England as a desert island, depopulated and unoccupied. Scrutinizing Keiller’s early shorts and feature-length films, this article argues...
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Published: 01 July 2006
Plate 8: Vieques Island, Puerto Rico (Detail). On April 19, 1999 an errant 500 lb US bomb kills David Sares Rodriguez, a 35-year-old security guard, and seriously injures four others. Over 267 depleted uranium-tipped bombs have been fired on this island. The US has been dropping bombs More
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Cultural Politics (2011) 7 (2): 189–218.
Published: 01 July 2011
...Clive W. Kronenberg The triumphs and continuity of the Cuban revolution in large measure can be attributed to the close bond that exists between political and cultural practice on the island. Emblematic of Cuban politics, key aspects of Ernesto Che Guevara's revolutionary thought find expression...
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Cultural Politics (2007) 3 (2): 231–248.
Published: 01 July 2007
...Geofrey Craig This article explores the increasing politicization of “lifestyles” and outlines an understanding of the concept of “lifestyle politics.” This is conducted through a case-study discussion of protest actions against the upgrading of the electricity grid on the north island of New...
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Published: 01 March 2010
being stuck in the mud we'll fry in the sun community owned turbines nationalize land and power at one and the same time neo-capitalist wind farm V eco-windvillage an age of carbon offsets shouldn't consider itself superior to an age of papal indulgences someday each island will be undersail More
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Cultural Politics (2017) 13 (2): 194–201.
Published: 01 July 2017
... and indigeneity, and the oceanic circulations that connect islands to islands, continents to continents, and cultures to cultures. I attempt to capture memory, affect, smell, social imaginary—intangible undercurrents whose pervasive interconnectivity threads our humanity. This essay delves into the thought...
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Cultural Politics (2012) 8 (3): 413–427.
Published: 01 November 2012
... “Almighty,” whether called Jupiter, YHWH, Father, or Allah, has despite his endlessly long life never known a woman. Otherwise, he would not be called “omnipotent” ( Aeneid 4.25); otherwise, “God” would not be so bloody ignorant. We need only go to Greece, to Amalfi, or to the Siren islands, and the truth...
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Cultural Politics (2013) 9 (1): 22–41.
Published: 01 March 2013
... surveillance to begin with. The turn of the twentieth century brought two intertwined global developments: the rise of US empire and a global, Euro-American-led disease surveillance network. Medical screening practices installed at threshold spaces (ports, islands) were intended as an “imperial defense...
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Cultural Politics (2014) 10 (2): 132–150.
Published: 01 July 2014
... electricity meter-reader away in the vast elaborate bunker he has built beneath his modernist hilltop mansion on Long Island, while in Heinlein’s novel, Hugh Farnham is less well-off but no less prepared. In each novel, the foresight of the patriarch means he can save his family from Armageddon; all he has...
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Cultural Politics (2018) 14 (2): 174–197.
Published: 01 July 2018
... Emanuele II Monument in Rome, 1870–1945 .” Annals of the Association of American Geographers 88 ( 1 ): 28 – 49 . Beals Carleton . 1933 . The Crime of Cuba . Philadelphia : J. B. Lippincott . Benítez-Rojo Antonio . 1985 . “ The Repeating Island .” New England Review and Bread...
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Cultural Politics (2006) 2 (2): 245–254.
Published: 01 July 2006
...Plate 8: Vieques Island, Puerto Rico (Detail). On April 19, 1999 an errant 500 lb US bomb kills David Sares Rodriguez, a 35-year-old security guard, and seriously injures four others. Over 267 depleted uranium-tipped bombs have been fired on this island. The US has been dropping bombs...
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Cultural Politics (2012) 8 (1): 1–43.
Published: 01 March 2012
... went on. The globally mediated world became caught up in a horrific spectacle of terror in Norway on July 22, 2011, when domestic terrorist Anders Behring Breivik set off a bomb outside government buildings in downtown Oslo and then went on a shooting rampage on an island close to the capital...
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Cultural Politics (2010) 6 (1): 15–22.
Published: 01 March 2010
...being stuck in the mud we'll fry in the sun community owned turbines nationalize land and power at one and the same time neo-capitalist wind farm V eco-windvillage an age of carbon offsets shouldn't consider itself superior to an age of papal indulgences someday each island will be undersail...
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Cultural Politics (2006) 2 (3): 359–380.
Published: 01 November 2006
... the moratorium on GM field trials appeared to shatter the “natural” identity of the nation articulated by some interviewees: “we’re an island and we want to keep the island pure. I mean we have so many conservation programmes about recovery of native species, about islands, you think we would see New Zealand...
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Cultural Politics (2020) 16 (1): 132–134.
Published: 01 March 2020
... of the authors’ travels. Here they concentrate on particular locations and people that bring these histories into focus. Their ability to do so is partly structurally determined: for example, since the disputed islands of the South China Sea are off limits to foreigners, other sites, such as the Taiwanese island...
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Cultural Politics (2012) 8 (3): 385–397.
Published: 01 November 2012
... Laden was still generously issuing communiqués to the international press, his propaganda centered on the hospitality that the sacred desert had extended to American garrisons, barracks, and hangars. But what is of far greater importance in today's Great Game are those exotic locales and islands...
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Cultural Politics (2006) 2 (1): 77–96.
Published: 01 March 2006
... phenomenon, in spite of the forty years of sustained economic prosperity and its efficacy and ability to constantly improve the material life of the population. It had never eradicated the nagging feeling engendered by the question of whether a “nation” exists on this island after close to forty years...
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Cultural Politics (2019) 15 (2): 202–222.
Published: 01 July 2019
... Alistair Church John Gibbes Badin Woodroffe Colin . 2016 . “ Interactions between Sea-Level Rise and Wave Exposure on Reef Island Dynamics in the Solomon Islands .” Environmental Research Letters 11 , no. 5 : 1 – 10 . Amereida Cooperative . 1970 . Seminario de urbanismo, 1970...
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Cultural Politics (2008) 4 (3): 309–329.
Published: 01 November 2008
... the psychophysics he was asked to do and the secret military project: “that particular expedition … was not really concerned with Victoria Island copper or anything like that, as I learned later from my genial doctor; for the nature of its real purpose was what is termed ‘hush-hush,’ and so let me add...