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Cultural Politics (1 July 2005) 1 (2): 215–232.
Published: 01 July 2005
... prize. While at the same time media-generated conventional wisdom has tended to portray prize juries as acting either corruptly or irrationally. This article challenges such views, and argues that the prize jury needs to be understood as a form of political institution, in which decision rules, power...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2007) 3 (1): 23–34.
Published: 01 March 2007
... the intensified speed of things. Yet speed itself – as an experience, a quality, a value, and a valence – is increasingly being identified as fundamental to an understanding of the distinctive forms of economic and political power, social and cultural life produced by the “developed” world (and...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2009) 5 (1): 133–138.
Published: 01 March 2009
...Jeremy Valentine Culture and Power: A History of Cultural Studies Mark Gibson, Oxford and New York Berg 2007 228 + xi $29.95/£16.99 PB ISBN 9781845201173 © BERG 2009 PRINTED IN THE UK 2009 Any book that opens old wounds and makes a few new ones is to be welcomed and one of the...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2010) 6 (3): 287–302.
Published: 01 November 2010
... state power. Paranoia remains a political phenomenon that calls for analysis at the level of the structure of rule. The essay explores one approach to paranoia as a political category through an ideal-typical model drawn from Elias Canetti's classic 1960 text Crowds and Power . It concludes with a...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2017) 13 (3): 370–390.
Published: 01 November 2017
... part of what Miranda Fricker described as the “collective hermeneutical resource.” I then investigate how the power of this hermeneutic circulation has encouraged the recent association of philanthropy with a particular argument for how logics order society, which in turn reinforces Fricker’s...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2018) 14 (2): 153–173.
Published: 01 July 2018
...Erich Hörl This contribution outlines several modes of becoming-environmental that characterize the development thanks to which environmentality [ Umweltlichkeit ] has become our condition today: the becoming-environmental of media, of power, of subjectivity, of world, of capital and of thinking...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2007) 3 (2): 231–248.
Published: 01 July 2007
... transmission network by the state-owned national grid operator, Transpower. If the project goes ahead pylons up to 70 meters high carrying high-voltage 400kV lines will cross private land in order to provide Auckland city with a guaranteed power supply, preventing the kind of citywide blackout that occurred in...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2007) 3 (2): 259–264.
Published: 01 July 2007
.... As political activity consists of an on-going and open-ended contest for power, the authors explain that comparison should not be about trying to draw functional equivalents between societies. Rather, it should consist in the painstaking work of “thick description,” engaging in the reconstruction of...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2013) 9 (3): 263–279.
Published: 01 November 2013
...Pollyanna Ruiz This article examines the practical and theoretical implications raised by protesters' use of masks to conceal themselves from the eyes of the state. It argues that the refusal to be seen and categorized by the state is empowering in that it exposes, and then unsettles, the power...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2013) 9 (2): 170–187.
Published: 01 July 2013
... self-professed “sunny disposition.” Accordingly, Cage conceived of music as striving toward a Jungian “transcendent function” ( Clarkson 2001: 94 ), which, he submitted, has the power to synthesize conscious cognition with the personal unconscious. For our purposes, the content of this function is...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2011) 7 (3): 465–476.
Published: 01 November 2011
...Mark Featherstone In this review essay I explore three of Baudrillard's late works, Why Hasn't everything Already disappeared?, The Agony of Power , and Carnival and Cannibal , and explain how they represent his final word on the notion of integral reality and the intelligence of evil. Expanding...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2008) 4 (2): 161–182.
Published: 01 July 2008
... power, by which the resistance , or the hegemony , and the opposition of low culture and high culture, are not simply discarded but integrated at a higher level. As a result of this revision, Tony Bennett has for years maintained his enthusiasm for the analysis of the makeup, organization, and...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2013) 9 (3): 323–336.
Published: 01 November 2013
... bombsite–demolition site as an accidental or purposeful playground for children added to the vacillating meanings of these ruined landscapes, as they signaled both the destructive power of modern industrial violence and the resilient and resourceful power of children and play to reconstitute and repair...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2013) 9 (3): 337–356.
Published: 01 November 2013
...Robert M. Bednar This article explores affect and memory at roadside car crash memorials within the context of what Achille Mbembe calls “necropolitics”: the performance of power to determine who legitimately can kill both persons and the memory of persons. By analyzing the ritualized performance...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2017) 13 (3): 267–276.
Published: 01 November 2017
... studies were unavoidably political because of questions of value, ideology, and power this study entails. This article by the editors of the journal Cultural Politics provides a short survey of the field, its emergence, issues of interest, and its relationship to cultural studies. To do so within an era...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2018) 14 (1): 109–127.
Published: 01 March 2018
... disciplinary power; the second on biopower, security, and liberalism; and the third on the government of the self and others. Foucault in 1976–79 altered his earlier frame by introducing the concept of governmentality and security dispositif and identified a missing, fourth type of power-governmentality called...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2005) 1 (1): 101–118.
Published: 01 March 2005
... humachines that counter the dystopian thesis: (1) They are an evolving, unavoidable and central aspect of globalization; (2) they contain countless dangers and afford considerable resources for highly dangerous prevailing agglomerations of power; (3) they offer serious points of resistance to those powers...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2016) 12 (1): 54–65.
Published: 01 March 2016
...Patricia Mooney Nickel In its materialization of regard and disregard, the 2015 introduction of the Starbucks luxury line prompts new questions about the impact of an emergent app ascetic on the everyday practice of order. In this article, I build on previous studies of time and power, while...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2016) 12 (2): 173–189.
Published: 01 July 2016
... time and labor as it intersects with the circulation of the thrift shop commodities that fund the welfare mix. I am simultaneously concerned with how these practices of power—which are frequently degrading for those who have few options other than to interface with the institutions within which these...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2013) 9 (2): 144–157.
Published: 01 July 2013
...Vlad Ionescu Jean-François Lyotard's figural is read in relation to discourse . The figural introduces in aesthetics a sense of cultivating those moments of intensity that resist and escape all regulating power, be it linguistic discourse or the order of the conscious or political constraints. The...