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Cultural Politics (2016) 12 (2): 233–252.
Published: 01 July 2016
... define as the workshop-function, which distributes protocols through mass media for inaugurating spaces of scientific work outside of professional laboratories run by amateur scientific and technologic subjects. Make magazine highlights how DIY science and making intersects the politics of social...
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Cultural Politics (2023) 19 (2): 294–296.
Published: 01 July 2023
... 978-1-5179-0218-6 , https://manifold.umn.edu/projects/the-lab-book . Copyright © 2023 by Duke University Press 2023 What do you associate with the word laboratory or lab ? The various images, imprinted on the minds of many Western readers of fiction—think Mary Shelley and Frankenstein...
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Cultural Politics (2022) 18 (3): 459–472.
Published: 01 November 2022
...Stephen Cornford Every juncture in the formation, transformation, and deformation of minerals and media discussed here is shaped by intense thermal energy. From the production of metal-rich magmas in subduction zones to their scientific synthesis in the laboratory furnaces, from the notional...
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Cultural Politics (2012) 8 (2): 171–191.
Published: 01 July 2012
... and encouraged to administer electric shocks when their putative pupils gave wrong answers. “This article,” begins Milgram's account in the Journal of Abnormal and Social Psychology , “describes a procedure for the study of destructive obedience in the laboratory. It consists of ordering a naive S to administer...
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Cultural Politics (2005) 1 (3): 317–328.
Published: 01 November 2005
... Culture and Art Project was founded by Oron Catts and Ionat Zurr. Catts is an artist and researcher who uses living tissue as a medium and is the Artistic Director of SymbioticA : The Art and Science Collaborative Research Laboratory at the School of Anatomy and Human Biology, University of Western...
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Cultural Politics (2013) 9 (1): 70–85.
Published: 01 March 2013
... laboratory at Tokyo University, was asked to organize the program, but he was invited in the same year to be a visiting professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Cambridge, in the United States. He passed on the request to organize the conference to a university colleague, engineer Takasi...
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Cultural Politics (2011) 7 (1): 41–58.
Published: 01 March 2011
... the transfer of blueprints, film, diagrams and prototypes in a “black, metal deed box” to Canada and from there to the USA ( Redhead 2001: 326 ). Among the prototypes was the GEC-manufactured, experimental magnetron E1189 with laboratory model number 12. The physician Edward Bowen was entrusted...
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Cultural Politics (2020) 16 (1): 50–69.
Published: 01 March 2020
... of a small group to create social commitment. A far-reaching consequence of Lewin’s study was the conception of special leadership training for foremen and supervisors that was disseminated widely in postwar America under the name sensitivity training ( Benne 1972 ) in the National Training Laboratories...
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Cultural Politics (2006) 2 (1): 49–76.
Published: 01 March 2006
... its Committee on Technological Developments, one of the six correlating committees, none of which had the word city in its title. Its members were certain that “houses can be thoroughly worked out in the laboratory” and “machines can be developed to perform most of the [building] operations...
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Cultural Politics (2005) 1 (1): 119–134.
Published: 01 March 2005
... in this subject came through working with my father, a biochemist who founded his own research laboratory. I grew up playing and working in his lab where invariably the most interesting events were the invisible ones that required lenses or other devices in order to be observed. These microscopic...
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Cultural Politics (2018) 14 (2): 225–243.
Published: 01 July 2018
... in the Cold War United States. 9 Many of the participating corporations for A&T were aerospace companies (Lockheed, Pan American, Jet Propulsion Laboratory), major players in computing (Hewlett-Packard, IBM), entertainment (Universal, 20th Century Fox) and electronics (Ampex, Philco-Ford), as well...
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Cultural Politics (2022) 18 (2): 151–172.
Published: 01 July 2022
... 2020 : 136). My argument here will take after these critiques by observing the medial distancing that “objectivity” (in all of its narrative, journalistic, and mediatized iterations) has taken in the pandemic epoch, where the dissemination of the laboratory has reached not only epistemic but social...
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Cultural Politics (2018) 14 (1): 129–131.
Published: 01 March 2018
... shaping our public spaces. However, at the same time, he argues, “networked public space is today a laboratory for incubating and practising . . . new forms of communication, collaboration and cooperative action” (16). Although McQuire warns against posing the future of urban public space as a choice...
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Cultural Politics (2015) 11 (3): 346–360.
Published: 01 November 2015
... deviations in amphibians; the used chemicals are disposed of through standard laboratory waste services to minimize environmental impact. In the final stages of the process, the specimens are transitioned through another series of baths, starting with potassium hydroxide and finishing with glycerin. Any...
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Cultural Politics (2014) 10 (3): 420–423.
Published: 01 November 2014
... of indebtedness. Finally, he suggests that this is why Greece represents a laboratory for the production of the future—it is here that Europe will either tip over into endless austerity and punishment through debt or climb out of the abyss toward freedom and a more human future, which he links to the election...
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Cultural Politics (2016) 12 (3): 293–309.
Published: 01 November 2016
... on the film, which translated to white spots on the screen when it was projected ( Ingels 1952 : 34). By 1921 Scientific American reported, “Mechanical weather is used in nearly every branch of the laboratory work of the motion picture industry from the drying of the celluloid film base to the drying...
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Cultural Politics (2007) 3 (1): 95–122.
Published: 01 March 2007
... is important, because if the period 1850–1950 was the period of great technological invention , the period 1950–2000 has essentially been a period of technological diffusion (Rogers 1995) , as the various technologies moved from inventors’ laboratories, to commercial prototypes, to mass utilization...
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Cultural Politics (2015) 11 (2): 296–300.
Published: 01 July 2015
... in Greece, from the discourses against the radical Left party, Syriza, to the canceling of the referendum in November 2011. In this respect, Greece has been both the laboratory in and the guinea pig on which the policy mix of austerity for certain people but acceleration for others has been tested...
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Cultural Politics (2013) 9 (1): 86–94.
Published: 01 March 2013
... registered for these courses and joined in. The classes evolved into a laboratory with students creating extraordinary things that still surprise me. Many of these students became and will become artists ( fig. 6 ), but others enter the commercial gaming and design industry with portfolios that are fresh...
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Cultural Politics (2023) 19 (1): 86–106.
Published: 01 March 2023
... and plant sentience. An avid advocate of plant neurobiology (Brenner et al. 2006 ), Mancuso is the founder and director of the International Laboratory of Plant Neurobiology, headquartered in Florence. The Florence Experiment consisted of two parts. In the first part, two steel and polycarbonate...
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