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Cultural Politics (1 November 2014) 10 (3): 354–375.
Published: 01 November 2014
... transformed how work is understood and valued. Second, I discuss the central role of commensuration within capitalist value production, arguing that human capital functions as a “commensurating machine” that allows neoliberal governmentality to permeate areas of life previously impervious to market...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2014) 10 (3): 389–403.
Published: 01 November 2014
... manipulate, control, and reprogram everyday spaces. The queue, formerly a symbol of democratic consent, has instead become managed: contained and controlled by tape within which people are assumed to behave as predictable pinballs. Moreover, queuing time has come to be seen as productive marketing time, an...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2010) 6 (1): 111–124.
Published: 01 March 2010
... necessarily coincide. The social anxieties that arise as a con sequence sees the domination of the market as an economic and cultural space in which such anxieties are increasingly played out. This allows questions to be posed that consider the proliferation of the celebrity expert, their role as tastemakers...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2017) 13 (3): 370–390.
Published: 01 November 2017
... nearly every market transaction and community activity—from buying shoes to wearing them to a charity gala at the local donor-funded museum. These practices activate action through vocabulary, or through a productive relationship to what Raymond Williams ([1976] 1985) described as keywords. In this...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2019) 15 (1): 1–14.
Published: 01 March 2019
... that underpin assumptions about and representations of wealth; institutional and political-economic dynamics, in relation to international financial systems and property markets; and experiences and attitudes, examined via elites’ professional identities and cultural practices. The authors suggest that...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2019) 15 (1): 88–104.
Published: 01 March 2019
... ways: first, by promoting to news media and policy makers a set of financialized free-market ideas about managing the economy, and second, by managing large companies as financial assets for the benefit of financiers and the super-rich. In both ways, they have encouraged financialization and the...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2013) 9 (1): 1–21.
Published: 01 March 2013
... argue that Sarkozy's neoliberal utopia, which is reflected in attempts to modernize, regenerate, and marketize lost areas of the city, represents a form of posthumanism that we must resist through identification with miserable others, such as the Romanian Roma. In the final section of the article, I...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2015) 11 (1): 1–17.
Published: 01 March 2015
... escape the rigors of the market and competition induce a new serfdom. This article examines, through the writings of Jean Baudrillard on the cultural logics of neoliberalism as implosion, transpoliticization, and catastrophe, the thesis that neoliberalism marks not the high point of capitalism but the...
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Published: 01 November 2007
Dyke Action Machine!, “Lesbian Americans: Don’t Sell Out!” 1998. Offset poster. 36 × 24 inches. 5,000 posters wheatpasted in Lower Manhattan. Combining the earnest tone and formal elements of 1940’s war effort posters with the opportunistic use of nationalism and patriotism by marketers and More
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Published: 01 November 2013
Figure 1   Kochi-Muziris Biennale poster on a wall in Fort Kochi. The proclamation is an important marketing message, which had to work against much adverse publicity, reinforcing the positive message both locally and nationally that the organizers have managed to stage the first biennale in More
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2016) 12 (1): 49–53.
Published: 01 March 2016
...-celebrities’ self-endorsement, and the fine art market. At the heart of the debate, and of the project that culminated in the exhibition, is a critical study of the increasing similarities and consequently blurred lines between luxury product management and high art. The global art market has seen...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2017) 13 (3): 394–396.
Published: 01 November 2017
... “civil society” mediated by market exchanges, Ascher describes finance as a mode of “prediction and protection” that forms the constitutive basis of portfolio society, whose relationship to the future “is itself mediated by financial markets” (24). The first of Portfolio Society ’s substitutions...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2005) 1 (1): 135–138.
Published: 01 March 2005
... Clinton) and Benjamin Barber (author of Jihad vs. McWorld). Magaziner’s arguments for a market-oriented neo-liberal approach to Internet regulation and development are convincingly rebuked in a counterstatement by Barber, who argues that giving control over knowledge to the market, as the policies...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2008) 4 (1): 47–72.
Published: 01 March 2008
... claim, I focus on neoliberalism’s fantasy of free trade and on its displacement of symbolic identities by imaginary ones, specifically, those of the consumer and the criminal. Most generally, neoliberalism is a philosophy viewing market exchange as a guide for all human action. Redefining social...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2005) 1 (2): 193–214.
Published: 01 July 2005
..., with other aspects left to the instrumental disciplines of marketing and public relations. Even the media economics textbooks of Doyle (2002) and Albarran (2002) have no entry for distribution in their contents or indexes. The lack of address to distribution derives from perspectives on media and...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2016) 12 (1): 54–65.
Published: 01 March 2016
... by the logic of the market: “Each of these transactions supplants the ethic of the queue (waiting your turn) with the ethic of the market (paying a price for faster service). Markets and queues—paying and waiting—are two different ways of allocating things, and each is appropriate to different...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2006) 2 (3): 339–358.
Published: 01 November 2006
..., the continued growth of school commercialism that makes schools into billboards, and textbooks into advertisements, the expansion of online education schemes, and more and more electronic marketing to youth in schools. 1 At the same time that neoliberal market fundamentalists aim to remake the...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2009) 5 (3): 335–358.
Published: 01 November 2009
... context of space, time and hypercommodification. The word “returns” signifies both a “return” of the superhero in a new story and setting and a “return” of the product to the market. Batman comes back as a pop-cultural trope full of meaning – and as a product. It signifies also a kind of discomfiture on...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2017) 13 (3): 281–283.
Published: 01 November 2017
... bookmark left in its pages I found this note: “Flow—(1) of granular but sub-perceptual units (2) as (false) unity of the totality. Universal flow and liquid market.” Even less than Keith Tester in this issue, I cannot claim any authority in proposing (or having proposed, even in a forgotten note to myself...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2014) 10 (2): 194–205.
Published: 01 July 2014
... of the media technologies themselves or they say it is a result of competition created by the market economy and capitalism’s profit-seeking nature. In doing so, they fail to unearth those behind-the-scenes factors that define Chinese society and governance or to engage in an analysis of the...