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Cultural Politics (1 November 2016) 12 (3): 279–292.
Published: 01 November 2016
... approaches the topics from the angle of media studies and argues for new ways to understand media culture as read through a materials focus: from waste to building materials and from temperature control to more conceptual developments concerning new materialism. The introduction discusses these ideas as...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2016) 12 (3): 293–309.
Published: 01 November 2016
... the demand for homogeneity across elements and media objects—organize temperature management. The thermocultures of media inflect its composition, movements, and temporalities and embed it within existing regimes of capitalism, gender, race, and sexuality. The study of thermocultures offers an...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2006) 2 (1): 77–96.
Published: 01 March 2006
... of hand washing and taking one's own body temperature to establish that there is no infection. Beyond the self-examinations, prevention of contagion requires the managers of sizable establishments, such as shopping complexes, schools, or large office buildings, to enforce temperature checks on...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2017) 13 (2): 250–258.
Published: 01 July 2017
... chorusing of features called to the stand to speak. Inside cabin, outside time. Cold air was then pumped into the chamber in a sequence of timed bursts: machine testimony. Each burst lasted from ten to sixty seconds, rapidly reducing surface temperature of the skin without numbness, oxygenating the...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2008) 4 (2): 201–220.
Published: 01 July 2008
... Conservation and left again onto the Avenue Principale, we headed south in the high temperature, past more tourists and local visitors, past the sign for the Avenue du Nord and that of the Allée Lenoir to the point where the statue of the Genie du Sommeil éternel meets the Avenue Transversale. Turning right...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2016) 12 (1): 83–97.
Published: 01 March 2016
... luxury for the modern era’s air-conditioned and temperature-controlled wearer. The coats were modeled by Jerry Hall, among others, posing alongside some of the robots and other characters featured in Star Wars , that year’s blockbuster cinematic release. Quotes from the film’s dialogue and production...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2014) 10 (2): 132–150.
Published: 01 July 2014
... temperature differential between interior and exterior atmospheres. In the famous rendering that depicted the project, the spheres floated like planetary masses above a barren landscape that could as easily be Mars as Earth (Hays and Miller: 160, plate 144). O’Neill’s idea similarly projected encapsulated...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2006) 2 (1): 97–114.
Published: 01 March 2006
... person, the ego, the identity, the authority of the face.” 5. Jane's Defense Weekly (2002: 23) : “Thermobaric weapons create a cloud of gas that ignites causing high temperatures, which in turn creates a strong shock wave as oxygen is sucked out of the surrounding area .” My italics. 6...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2013) 9 (3): 263–279.
Published: 01 November 2013
... Discourse 1: 11, global-discourse.com/contents/anarchism-the-zapatistas-and-the-global-solidarity-movement-by-roy-krøvel . Mouffe Chantel 2005 . On the Political . London : Routledge . Monbiot, George. 2001. “Raising the Temperature.” Guardian, July 24 . Notes from Nowhere (editorial...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2019) 15 (2): 184–201.
Published: 01 July 2019
..., and so on. If, similarly, a TruYou account can be made mandatory to pay taxes or to receive governmental services, “then we can take the temperature of everyone at any time” (391). This will also be “nearly cost-free” (392). To get closer to “completion,” the Circle launches a new system...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2017) 13 (2): 227–249.
Published: 01 July 2017
... pages of ethology—notes about the composition of the beaver’s pelt, how it constructs dams, what it eats, how it moves, and so on. His monograph The Cod Fisheries , too, opens like this, with notes on the fatty flesh of cod, the specific gravity of their eggs, and the salinity and temperature of waters...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2016) 12 (3): 310–331.
Published: 01 November 2016
..., slate, sand, iron ore, and/or other materials, and baking at high temperatures to produce lumps of “clinker,” which is then ground up and mixed with gypsum and limestone. The process—from burning the lime, to powering the kilns, and ultimately transporting the materials—is a source of significant carbon...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2016) 12 (3): 355–375.
Published: 01 November 2016
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2017) 13 (1): 101–123.
Published: 01 March 2017
... first—the environmental conditions (humidity and temperature control) necessary for the painting to sit at the Art Academy in Ramallah for three weeks ( Esche 2012) . Hence, in line with this and as also confirmed by the mainstream media coverage of the project along with some of the analyses offered in...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2019) 15 (2): 202–222.
Published: 01 July 2019
... why cite various cultural consequences for habitation in the Anthropocene: the hajj will become physically impossible in several decades, rising temperatures will lead to individual irritability, and the rise of sea levels will result in “the drowning of . . . homelands”? In addition to referring to...