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Cultural Politics (1 November 2005) 1 (3): 279–294.
Published: 01 November 2005
...David Clarke This article examines a number of recent European films that tackle the issue of migration from former communist countries to Western Europe. The key films discussed in the article all seek to show how the West is constructed as an object of desire for the inhabitants of the former...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2015) 11 (2): 184–200.
Published: 01 July 2015
... reconfigured through the blurring of on- and offshore sites and migrations. Amid security “crises,” states use geography creatively to undermine access to legal representation, human rights, and avenues to asylum. Enforcement operations reach offshore, moving the border to the locations of asylum seekers and...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2012) 8 (2): 283–306.
Published: 01 July 2012
..., save for their futures, and accrue enough money to access ART services. For many South Asians, Dubai is now the global hub for both labor migration and reproductive exile, owing to the long history of South Asian–Arab Gulf transnationalism, as well as Dubai's reputation for specializing in all manner...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2007) 3 (2): 147–174.
Published: 01 July 2007
...Kevin Robins This article is concerned with cultural policy for diversity in contemporary European societies. What it argues for is the need now to move beyond the national frame within which diversity policy has been hitherto conceived. A key development comes from the global migrations that have...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2009) 5 (3): 277–298.
Published: 01 November 2009
... moreover that, in the name of religion, they are intimidating, by use of force, those who want to exercise and live in conformity with these values. This leads to a totalizing discourse on Islam that associates religion with issues of migration, gender, and terrorism. As a result, Anti-immigrant...
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Published: 01 March 2013
friends to sing along with a music video using a microphone for entertainment purpose). The often unappealing planning and architecture of county seats does not stop villagers from migrating to them in search of a better life. (Photo: Hunan Province) Figure 2 . County seats are the closest and most More
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Published: 01 November 2013
traditional Keralan fishing boat has been filled with cooking pots, chairs, bicycles, and quilts, lashed together with chains, and suspended from a girder in this former shipbuilding yard, serving both as a local symbol and as a globally recognized symbol of economic migration, denoting the physical movement More
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2005) 1 (2): 247–250.
Published: 01 July 2005
... accumulated around sexuality, globalization and the local. Principal topics are the relations between the state and queerness, economic and social structures, diaspora, AIDS, postcolonial theory, migration, sex tourism and the city. Of course, these topics overlap, and in practice Binnie does not avoid...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2018) 14 (2): 281–284.
Published: 01 July 2018
... attempts at remooding the past: the Blitz and the work that went into morale building on the Home Front (chap. 3), the ruinous landscape of the playground-bombsite following the war (chap. 4), the postwar West Indian migration and settlement in England (chap. 5), the music of the 1970s and 1980s...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2013) 9 (1): 42–52.
Published: 01 March 2013
... friends to sing along with a music video using a microphone for entertainment purpose). The often unappealing planning and architecture of county seats does not stop villagers from migrating to them in search of a better life. (Photo: Hunan Province) Figure 2 . County seats are the closest and most...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2017) 13 (3): 303–305.
Published: 01 November 2017
.... Historically, the repeated impacts of war, migration, and market fluctuations have surely meant that liquid modernity, with its uncertainty, anxiety, ambivalence, fear of strangers, restless flight from betrayal, and ardent pursuit of temporary delights, has been the prevalent or default condition for large...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2015) 11 (3): 346–360.
Published: 01 November 2015
... thousands of marine species, with numerous endemic organisms inhabiting its warm waters. Gulf seafood is an important source of food for millions of people in North America, and, since marine species migrate by following the Gulf Stream, people throughout Europe also rely on these fish for protein. From an...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2017) 13 (3): 296–299.
Published: 01 November 2017
... latter term), the temptation to seek strong men and women as political leaders, the long history of migration as a basic human—but now global—condition, the poor record of actually welcoming today’s “strangers,” and what at first appears as a fairly gloomy look at the prospects for conversation and...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2018) 14 (1): 20–39.
Published: 01 March 2018
... the International Organization for Migration (2016) , more than five thousand migrants lost their lives trying to enter the European Union via the Mediterranean Sea in 2016, marking an alarming increase from the thirty-seven hundred deaths already recorded in 2015. These numbers suggest that the...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2006) 2 (3): 359–380.
Published: 01 November 2006
... greater emphasis on a “job offer” and on a much tougher English-language test as key criteria for permanent residency. The consequences of the changes were captured in a New Zealand Herald headline in 2004: “Migration patterns ‘whitening’.” As the report underlined, arrivals from Britain far outstripped...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2016) 12 (3): 380–390.
Published: 01 November 2016
..., and yet they remain committed to social justice and ethical accountability. For instance, a growing field of posthuman research concerns the inhuman(e) aspects of our historical condition, namely the recurrence of devastations, mass migration, wars on terror, violent evictions, and technologically...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2013) 9 (1): 22–41.
Published: 01 March 2013
... escape the Haitian Revolution, all the way through twentieth-century Afro-Caribbean Haitians migrating to the city of Guantánamo for work, Haitian migrants have long inhabited eastern Cuba ( Braziel 2006: 134 ). Further, as Michael Laguerre describes in Diasporic Citizenship: Haitian Americans in...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2014) 10 (3): 262–274.
Published: 01 November 2014
... ( Bayart 2005 ). Now, in the twenty-first century, and to a large extent because of the new wave of global migrations affecting the continent, the issue of complexity is back on the European agenda. National governments and European agencies alike are struggling to deal with the new forms of cultural...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2012) 8 (3): 429–442.
Published: 01 November 2012
... [transfer of knowledge] from the Greeks to the Romans to northern Europe” would never have happened, and Kittler is himself only the last link in that migration. If the translatio imperii (transfer of rule) that Charlemagne attempted with the foundation of Dante's beloved Holy Roman Empire failed, the...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2012) 8 (2): 273–282.
Published: 01 July 2012
... theorize the intersections among migration, globalization, and care. Migrant women often cross considerable distance to serve as caregivers for other women's children—work that is frequently made to appear invisible. Hochschild (2000) makes clear how migrant women end up taking on the traditional female...