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Published: 01 July 2006
Plate 1: World Map, Protesting Cartography: Places the United States has Bombed , 2002–ongoing (Detail), with pins marking each bombed site for which there is a corresponding drawing. Photo credit: Karen Malinofski and Christopher Ciccone, North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh. Plate 1:. World More
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Published: 01 November 2018
Figure 2 Illustrative use of program comments in a so-called Hello, World! program, a common demonstration program (or first program written by a novice programmer) that displays the phrase “Hello world!” All comments begin with a double forward slash (//). Figure 2. Illustrative use of program More
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2005) 1 (3): 279–294.
Published: 01 November 2005
..., capitalist world is hailed as proof of the rightness and universal success of the capitalist system, the fear that follows points, on the other hand, to our recognition that capitalism fails to meet the needs of all. In other words, we are pleased that inhabitants of the post-communist world can now enjoy...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2017) 13 (3): 391–393.
Published: 01 November 2017
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2007) 3 (2): 175–202.
Published: 01 July 2007
... billion people in more than seventy countries worldwide watched the show on television and that same day, Red Ribbon International in London was founded. Like the Red Poppy of Armistice Day in the UK, the Red Ribbon is now worn on World AIDS Day, December 1. Everyone wears a Red Ribbon; everyone knows...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2012) 8 (1): 61–72.
Published: 01 March 2012
... Annales school's notion of world history but also challenges the event-based history that we know through great events, such as May 1968, 1914–18.…History is accidental now, instantaneous, it cancels out—and this is an event without reference or equivalent—the tripartite division of past, present, and...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2013) 9 (1): 42–52.
Published: 01 March 2013
...Matthias Messmer; Hsin-Mei Chuang © 2013 Duke University Press 2013 C hina's Vanishing Worlds is an extensive photo-essay book, a project of several years of intensive work . In the course of our research, we paid numerous visits to rural areas and far-flung corners of China's vast countryside...
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Cultural Politics (1 March 2006) 2 (1): 97–114.
Published: 01 March 2006
... today. This is so when one takes into account the technics of the global “War on Terror” as directed by the American political-economic-military complex. Through that, the world is seeing but the accelerated intensification and dissemination of military and civilian surveillance technologies. Everything...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2013) 9 (3): 239–262.
Published: 01 November 2013
...Max Haiven Walmart is not only the world's single largest retailer and private employer, it is also a crystallization and an agent of a broader paradigm shift toward “securitization”: the convergence of financial and security-oriented logics of risk management. This paper examines the way Walmart...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2006) 2 (2): 213–224.
Published: 01 July 2006
...McKenzie Wark If game theory was objective, rational, abstract; gamer theory is subjective, intuitive, particular. If game theory starts with the self-contained agent, like a prisoner in a cell, looking out at the world; gamer theory wonders how the agency of the gamer comes into being as something...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2008) 4 (2): 183–200.
Published: 01 July 2008
...Leonie Ansems De Vries Thinking back on the globally televised images of the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, in which two airplanes flew into the World Trade Center, one aircraft hit the Pentagon in Washington, and another one crashed in a field in Pennsylvania, the questions “whose...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2012) 8 (2): 193–206.
Published: 01 July 2012
... poetics and politics of converting the writing subject into a medium of worlded multicultural otherness and/or the consolidation of selfhood and cultural-political belief in such settings. In Cold War contexts threatened with the allure and bad faith of orientalism and the romantic sublime, the stylistic...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2005) 1 (2): 165–192.
Published: 01 July 2005
... posed an imagined “America” against “the world.” This article argues that Black Hawk Down is not about sovereignty as traditionally conceived, that is about national interest shaping global affairs. Rather, Black Hawk Down articulates, and is articulated by, a new and emerging global order that operates...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2014) 10 (2): 226–238.
Published: 01 July 2014
...Jonathan Harris This essay highlights post-1945 intertwined aesthetic and political radicalisms in the visual arts, drawing on key examples from the United States and Western Europe in the decades from the end of World War II to the present. It seeks to explore the complex relations between...
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Cultural Politics (1 July 2010) 6 (2): 229–236.
Published: 01 July 2010
... forms an internally consistent system involving people as both agents and subjects of development, and each system tends towards a stifling completeness at its height. Each successive system represents a more primitive need: to communicate, to be at one with the world, to sustain life. As such, each is...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2011) 7 (3): 391–408.
Published: 01 November 2011
... era of immersive virtual worlds, Baudrillard retains a critical cultural currency. Expanding upon Baudrillard's identification of virtual reality as a key exemplar of integral reality, this is applied to an analysis of Second Life in the context of the argument that it constitutes a virtual space that...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2011) 7 (3): 465–476.
Published: 01 November 2011
... upon the theory developed in The Intelligence of Evil or the Lucidity Pact , I begin with Why Hasn't Everything Already Disappeared? and show how Baudrillard explains the emergence of globalized integral reality in the disappearance of the world in a blizzard of signification and simulation. But...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2013) 9 (3): 313–322.
Published: 01 November 2013
...Christine Berberich; Neil Campbell; Robert Hudson This essay examines, in Ben Highmore's words, the implications of “a materialist turn towards the immaterial, towards affect, towards thinglyness, the senses” and how this might be determined by “the social world that produced them.” In viewing the...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2005) 1 (3): 353–364.
Published: 01 November 2005
... makes it possible to construct a somewhat more hesitant account, not least, or so I argue, because hesitant accounts are closer to the way the world is. © BERG 2005 PRINTED IN THE UK 2005 We're here to go. That's what we're here for. We're here to go … ( Burroughs 1990 ) Remorse, predictably, was the...
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Cultural Politics (1 November 2006) 2 (3): 281–298.
Published: 01 November 2006
..., and since I believe that this theory is practically relevant, useful for our understanding of the historical world, I will apply Hegel’s theory of history to a practical contemporary problem, namely, 9/11. I argue that Hegel’s theory of history is best understood as a secular, idealist view based, not...