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Cultural Politics (1 March 2012) 8 (1): 167–170.
Published: 01 March 2012
...Rob Bullard Dirty Wars: Landscape, Power, and Waste in Western American Literature , by Beck John , Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press , 2009 , 378 pages , $55.00 (hardcover) , ISBN 978-0-8032-2631-9 © 2012 Duke University Press 2012 John Beck, in this craftily spun...
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Published: 01 November 2016
Figure 2 The finished vases are sized in relation to the amount of waste created in the production of three items of technology that use rare earth: a smartphone, a featherweight laptop, and the cell of a smart-car battery. Figure 2. The finished vases are sized in relation to the amount of More
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2016) 12 (1): 110–129.
Published: 01 March 2016
... success by fashion designers and nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) who try to convince them to work ever harder in the name of empowerment. But the women laugh at luxury goods, designers, and middle-class activists and, instead, insist on an antiwork ethic and a valorization of leisure—on wasting time...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2016) 12 (3): 355–375.
Published: 01 November 2016
... material politics. This article explores a number of issues surrounding entanglements of media and plastics, including the formation of vast oceanic plastic garbage patches, the treatment of highly toxic electronics waste, the usage of thermal papers that disrupt the human endocrine system, and the...
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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 March 2010) 6 (1): 85–92.
Published: 01 March 2010
... courtesy of the artist and Galerie Feinkost, Berlin. © BERG 2010 PRINTED IN THE UK 2010 unsolicited submission cultural waste headshot cover letter acting industry The convention of pitching yourself via your work (or is it the other way around?) to a cultural gatekeeper – be it a gallery...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2016) 12 (3): 376–379.
Published: 01 November 2016
...Figure 2 The finished vases are sized in relation to the amount of waste created in the production of three items of technology that use rare earth: a smartphone, a featherweight laptop, and the cell of a smart-car battery. Figure 2. The finished vases are sized in relation to the amount of...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2014) 10 (3): 275–286.
Published: 01 November 2014
... “environmentalism of the poor” movement that, since the 1980s, has contested the idea that environmentalism is a benefit that can only be addressed once abundant wealth has been achieved. On the contrary, activists in the movement argue, the cheap materials and zero-cost dumping of waste are “not a sign of...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2013) 9 (3): 323–336.
Published: 01 November 2013
... frames, and half-collapsed walls. Huddling around a fire, kids holding pieces of wood, ready to throw them on the fire or turn them into weapons. A group of children on a patch of waste-ground, staring out at the camera, staring at us, the viewers: they scowl, or look disdainful, or simply carry on...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2014) 10 (3): 420–423.
Published: 01 November 2014
.... While the excesses and immorality of the financial elites is explained away by a theory of the naturalism of economic turbulence, the behavior of the poor is scrutinized and transformed into immorality. For example, the poor are called lazy, feckless, and wasteful. Under these conditions, neoliberalism...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2010) 6 (3): 303–318.
Published: 01 November 2010
... producing and saving but actually losing, losing through wasteful expenditure. Initially he mentions the gratuitous expending that is gambling or buying expensive jewelry, but his most compelling example is some behavior that, had not anthropologists witnessed it, would be hard to credit the existence of...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2018) 14 (3): 327–343.
Published: 01 November 2018
..., primordially, was Lucifer’s to keep and safeguard. Law is wasteful. All law is. It draws its energy from the open potential whence it emerges, only to spend that energy and fix and freeze what used to be open promise into coded regularity, thus making it unavailable as pure, unspent, primordial potential. How...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2012) 8 (3): 359–360.
Published: 01 November 2012
... concerned with technological media should have reverted to orality. Indeed, during the last decade of his life the oral format became an expedient outlet for Kittler and an equally valuable resource for his followers. He was an outspoken interviewee who never wasted the reader's time with carefully balanced...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2016) 12 (3): 293–309.
Published: 01 November 2016
... elemental components through its disintegration in piles of e-waste around the world. Rather than unearthing particular geological elements, such as coltan or copper, this article’s focus on thermal environments directs attention to the processes through which geologic matter becomes or ceases to be media...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2015) 11 (3): 346–360.
Published: 01 November 2015
... disposed of through standard laboratory waste services to minimize environmental impact. In the final stages of the process, the specimens are transitioned through another series of baths, starting with potassium hydroxide and finishing with glycerin. Any remaining tissue becomes transparent, leaving...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2007) 3 (3): 327–356.
Published: 01 November 2007
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2006) 2 (2): 159–192.
Published: 01 July 2006
... three kinds of narratives about the land, environment, water, pollution, toxic-waste disposal, ownership and use, which I will call one-eyed, double-voiced, and triangulated (or narratives involving single, double, and at least three perspectives). Let me begin by drawing an analogy with three forms...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2016) 12 (1): 23–31.
Published: 01 March 2016
... ], Hochleben , and Ueppigkeit [ sic ]. Ueppigkeit , here translated as opulence, denotes or rather denounces all objectionable luxury characterized by ostentatious and irresponsible waste that erodes morals and social boundaries and siphons off national capital by indulging in costly foreign—in other words...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2017) 13 (3): 277–280.
Published: 01 November 2017
... Zygmunt . 2001b . Community: Seeking Safety in an Insecure World . Cambridge : Polity . Bauman Zygmunt . 2004a . Identity: Conversations with Benedetto Vecchi . Cambridge : Polity . Bauman Zygmunt . 2004b . Wasted Lives: Modernity and Its Outcasts . Cambridge : Polity...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2016) 12 (1): 131–134.
Published: 01 March 2016
...). Ross uses this freedom to investigate the imaginary of the Commune, as found in the thoughts and deeds of participants and those inspired by them (6). Karl Marx features, including his complaint that the Commune failed to seize the Bank of France and “wasted time” destroying the Vendôme Column. But...