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Cultural Politics (1 March 2007) 3 (1): 71–94.
Published: 01 March 2007
... politicians get elected not just because of what they say, or how they say it, but when they say it. Within the accelerated serial mix of public opinion, stories, commentary, and events, political support and momentum were articulated with the politicization of affect to shape the outcome. While preelection...
Cultural Politics (1 July 2007) 3 (2): 231–248.
Published: 01 July 2007
... Zealand. The article also evaluates the exercise of the lifestyle politics of the protesters through a discussion of their use of the public communication process regarding the grid upgrade proposal and their mobilization of public opinion. Lifestyle politics is located in the contexts of theories of...
Cultural Politics (1 March 2009) 5 (1): 27–62.
Published: 01 March 2009
... in the transnational circuitry. At stake are the agons, polemos (Greek terms of reference), or luti-jahel-darvish , “Karbala paradigm,” and jumhuri-ye moral struggles (Persian terms of reference) in Iran and the West over creating and protecting robust public spheres and civil societies. Four...
Cultural Politics (1 November 2009) 5 (3): 277–298.
Published: 01 November 2009
... affairs. However, in the space of a few years, issues over Turkish membership have mobilized public opinion, bringing the question of European identity and values to the foreground. In parallel to this shift, not only did the Turkish application for membership become part of “domestic” politics in...
Cultural Politics (1 November 2006) 2 (3): 339–358.
Published: 01 November 2006
... of education conducive to the expansion of democratic social relations. The author argues that the struggle for critical public education could not be more necessary and worthwhile at the present moment. © BERG 2005 PRINTED IN THE UK 2006 Public education is under siege like at no other time...
Cultural Politics (1 March 2010) 6 (1): 93–110.
Published: 01 March 2010
...Michael Higgins This article looks at the development and utility of celebrity among high-profile political interviewers. Offering the revised description “public inquisitor,” the article presents an overview of the rise of the political interviewer as a celebrity form of the “tribune of the people...
Cultural Politics (1 March 2015) 11 (1): 53–69.
Published: 01 March 2015
... wide diversity of opinion and critique of the dominant political and corporate order. I argue that this shift in the US mediascape helped elect Barack Obama, which in turn intensified contestation for and against Obama and the Democrats within contemporary US politics. I then indicate how Barack Obama...
Cultural Politics (1 November 2018) 14 (3): 354–371.
Published: 01 November 2018
...Sarah R. Davies The maker movement has risen to recent public prominence, imagined by governments, industry, and educators as leading to economic growth. This article examines this movement through analysis of the figure of the hacker and the way in which scientific citizenship is represented...
Cultural Politics (1 July 2019) 15 (2): 139–161.
Published: 01 July 2019
... justice and other reform-minded policies—at least for some types of crimes. That the courts are in many ways beholden to public opinion means that they are subject, at least to some extent, to reform. The distinction between judicial punishment and administrative discipline inside the prison is important...
Cultural Politics (1 July 2006) 2 (2): 159–192.
Published: 01 July 2006
... measured), and social survey instruments which all too often give only the answers already embedded in the questions, but sometimes can track changes in public opinion and locate differentials among population segments, and are often powerful creators or shapers of new public conventional opinions and...
Cultural Politics (1 November 2013) 9 (3): 263–279.
Published: 01 November 2013
... opinion, to exercise a degree of political power ( Johnson 2001 : 97). However, this understanding of the public sphere as a transparent and inclusive space in which power has been bracketed off can be deceptive, for, as Nancy Fraser points out, declaring a zone neutral is not enough to make it so, and...
Cultural Politics (1 November 2014) 10 (3): 251–261.
Published: 01 November 2014
...-intensity, counterinsurgency, and regime-maintenance goals (or for recruitment and public relations). For social-movement cultures, such as secular Egyptian revolutionaries, 15M (Los Indignados), and Idle No More, social media is an integral part of life; it is context. Unlike these horizontalist movements...
Cultural Politics (1 March 2011) 7 (1): 103–132.
Published: 01 March 2011
... between public and private, state and individual interests have become redefined and obscured through new discourse strategies. They conclude that the present financial and regulatory “crisis” cannot be adequately resolved without a new analytic framework for examining the relationships between...
Cultural Politics (1 July 2010) 6 (2): 157–170.
Published: 01 July 2010
... recent publishing and public activities proceed from his account of the necessity to invent a viable cultural program for inter-generational reengagement with the technical milieu beyond the widespread disenchantment with social and political processes. Patrick Crogan: In Mécréance et Discrédit 1...
Cultural Politics (1 July 2016) 12 (2): 217–232.
Published: 01 July 2016
... competitive conditions, and who is comfortable displaying these qualities in the context of public scrutiny, has led to the cultivation of the enterprising consumer. We also show how the technologies of government employed in the cultural production of the enterprising consumer differ, and necessarily so...
Cultural Politics (1 November 2015) 11 (3): 315–328.
Published: 01 November 2015
... race and racism in the United States. Exploring the emergence of Holocaust references in US public culture following Barack Obama’s election, this article proposes that the analogy gains its efficacy because the Americanization of the Holocaust articulates the relationship between institutional...
Cultural Politics (1 March 2010) 6 (1): 65–84.
Published: 01 March 2010
... equivalence in other systems” ( Davila 1971: 10 ). There is no clear definition of “defamation” in English law. 13 However, most legal systems offer protection against the publication of statements deemed to damage a reputation. General English law “considers that a man's reputation is not the good opinion...
Cultural Politics (1 November 2005) 1 (3): 257–278.
Published: 01 November 2005
...Kieran Keohane Tribunals, public inquiries and similar institutions, increasingly common in the political culture of the United Kingdom, the European Union, and in America, can be seen as exemplifying the auto-correcting, self-reflexive capacity of political institutions in information-rich and...
Cultural Politics (1 July 2006) 2 (2): 137–158.
Published: 01 July 2006
... commitment to critique in the public interest and in a multi dimensional framework of analysis. © BERG 2006 PRINTED IN THE UK 2006 Among the various trajectories of Cultural Studies, five isms can be named: first, theoreticism; second, methodism; third, pragmatism; fourth, subjectivism; and, fifth...
Cultural Politics (1 March 2005) 1 (1): 27–30.
Published: 01 March 2005
... millions of inhabitants in immense tower blocks, where they will be connected in networks and where the standardization of the public opinion of the industrial era will suddenly give way to the synchronization of a public emotion that is liable to sweep away any representative democracy, any...