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Cultural Politics (2016) 12 (3): 293–309.
Published: 01 November 2016
..., and 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 alternative...
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Cultural Politics (2006) 2 (1): 77–96.
Published: 01 March 2006
... 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 everyone who crosses their thresholds...
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Cultural Politics (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...
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Cultural Politics (2017) 13 (2): 250–258.
Published: 01 July 2017
... 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 blood and slowing...
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Cultural Politics (2021) 17 (2): 228–245.
Published: 01 July 2021
... temperature” phenomenon (the lethal combination of heat and humidity). A “climate apartheid” forces the choice of either starvation or migration on certain poor populations. The Right dreams up the view that all this is a left-wing conspiracy. But there is a counter-conspiracy theory: Steven Pinker—the world...
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Cultural Politics (2008) 4 (2): 201–220.
Published: 01 July 2008
... 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, we sought out...
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Cultural Politics (2006) 2 (1): 97–114.
Published: 01 March 2006
... 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. Cf. Virilio and Lotringer (1997: 164) : “Pure War no longer needs man, and that's...
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Cultural Politics (2016) 12 (1): 83–97.
Published: 01 March 2016
... be understood as traditional luxury with technical innovation. The article titled “The ‘Force’ of Fur” that appeared in American Vogue in November 1977 featured that season’s latest fur coats, surely the archetypal excessive luxury for the modern era’s air-conditioned and temperature-controlled wearer...
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Cultural Politics (2013) 9 (3): 263–279.
Published: 01 November 2013
..., 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 collective...
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Cultural Politics (2019) 15 (2): 184–201.
Published: 01 July 2019
... 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, SoulSearch, which enables searching crowds to find criminals. Mae presents it to the Circlers and her 14 million...
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Cultural Politics (2014) 10 (2): 132–150.
Published: 01 July 2014
... Cloud 9 project. Here, Fuller imagined vast, floating, geodesic spheres containing cities borne aloft by the 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...
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Cultural Politics (2016) 12 (3): 355–375.
Published: 01 November 2016
... in the death of twenty-one workers and derived from the instability of guncotton at room temperature. It was only in the 1860s that a safe production process for guncotton was developed ( Ponting 2011) . 3 We should, however, note that while plastic is pivotal to microelectronics, this only makes up...
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Cultural Politics (2019) 15 (2): 202–222.
Published: 01 July 2019
... concerned with the capacity to sustain life, then 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...
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Cultural Politics (2017) 13 (2): 227–249.
Published: 01 July 2017
... 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 off...
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Cultural Politics (2017) 13 (1): 101–123.
Published: 01 March 2017
... 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 various influential contemporary Western art journals...
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Cultural Politics (2016) 12 (3): 310–331.
Published: 01 November 2016
... 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 emissions ( Forty 2012 : 69–70; Portland Cement...