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Public Culture (2020) 32 (1): 133–162.
Published: 01 January 2020
... capacity, collective asthmatic risk, and distributed body parts. Life in law is now monitored through air quality indexes and climatological reports as much as X-rays or electrocardiograms, making it something not just shaped by the environment but itself an environmental condition. Following judicial...
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Public Culture (2017) 29 (3 (83)): 539–562.
Published: 01 September 2017
... was cheerful and celebratory, and the project was finished with a sense of accomplishment: Ed: “This is the first time that we have these units together.” Joe: “We are a step closer.” Ed: “Yes, we are a step closer.” Copyright © 2017 Duke University Press 2017 air quality monitoring co-creation...
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Public Culture (2021) 33 (2 (94)): 161–191.
Published: 01 May 2021
... is imperiled by air pollution (Xu 2012 ). Third, reputedly to protect US citizens working in Beijing and their “dependents,” the US Embassy installed a rooftop PM2.5 monitor in 2008 and soon thereafter began tweeting out hourly air-quality-index levels, tweets that conveyed a far worse portrait of Beijing's...
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Public Culture (2002) 14 (3): 477–492.
Published: 01 September 2002
...., for the National Air and Space Museum on 20 November 1972. This was only three months after the last American combat troops departed from Viet- nam, and the event occurred in the calm between President Richard Nixon’s Linebacker I bombing of North...
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Public Culture (1991) 3 (2): 149–154.
Published: 01 May 1991
... of wires and open cases of equipment. The thrill of vent6 video conventions are played up on the sound track too as the phone lines crackle and pop, come and go. For a moment my mind races to juxtapose all this with the brilliantly constructed out-of-control quality of Orson Welles’s War...
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Public Culture (2016) 28 (2 (79)): 193–214.
Published: 01 May 2016
... across three northern Pennsylvania counties (Lycoming, Bradford, and Susquehanna) make clear that choices by individual landowners to lease and develop their property produce “spillover effects” that harm their neighbors’ quality of life and degrade communally shared resources like forests and roads...
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Public Culture (2019) 31 (3): 469–496.
Published: 01 September 2019
... scene. I do so by channeling linguistic anthropological approaches to intensity gradients. Qualities (e.g., hotness, coldness, hardness, softness) vary in their intensity or “more-or-lessness” across spatiotemporal contexts and are in turn subject to grading—a process prior to measurement or counting...
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Public Culture (2001) 13 (2): 161–190.
Published: 01 May 2001
... become, rather, a technological experience, seen from satellites and endlessly monitored on television and the Internet. What was once the site of interest for farmers and fishermen has become the source of pleasure and obsessive viewing for urbanites and suburbanites...
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Public Culture (1999) 11 (3): 453–473.
Published: 01 September 1999
... eventually, stiffen and lose their focus. The manager of any maquila faces the challenge of having to monitor this wasting process, which, again, according to the turnover narrative, is a culturally driven cycle whose deleterious effects...
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Public Culture (2005) 17 (1): 55–74.
Published: 01 January 2005
... the wealthy suburbs of Aber- deen and Spur Road, jammed with the air- conditioned cocoons of white Toyota Land Cruisers ferrying the international nomads of the United Nations and the nongovern- mental...
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Public Culture (1993) 5 (3): 515–531.
Published: 01 September 1993
.... The means of television censorship are quite direct. A panel of four people covers all programs, making daily visits to the television stations to check pro- grams before they are aired. The censors watch every scene and listen to every line...
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Public Culture (1997) 9 (2): 135–159.
Published: 01 May 1997
... the government of acts with the govern- ment of beliefs.6 Nothing had more impact on cultural definitions of the person and citizenship than this growing sense that it was disloyal feelings rather than seditious acts that required direct state monitoring...
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Public Culture (2016) 28 (3 (80)): 519–539.
Published: 01 September 2016
... they improve our collective quality of life ( Jain 2006) . References Beck Ulrich . 2009 . World at Risk . Cambridge, UK : Polity . Blumenthal Herman T. 1964 . “ Strontium 90 in Children .” Scientist and Citizen 6 , nos. 3 : 3 – 7 . Brown Wendy . 1995 . States...
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Public Culture (2015) 27 (2 (76)): 239–258.
Published: 01 May 2015
... space: the traffic and lighting systems, the visual displays and hidden monitors, the supply networks and design arrangements that arrange the space, regulate movement, monitor conduct, facilitate supply, and in general make up so much of the built environment. How these technologies affect...
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Public Culture (1993) 5 (2): 297–313.
Published: 01 May 1993
... , Marilynne S. 1989 . “China's New Wave.” World Monitor , March , pp. 77 –80. Rayns , Tony . 1991 . “Breakthroughs and Setbacks: The Origins of the New Chinese Cinema.” Pages 104–13 in Perspectives on Chinese Cinema , Chris Berry, ed. London: British Film Institute. Su , Tong . 1990...
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Public Culture (2010) 22 (2): 293–308.
Published: 01 May 2010
... of concrete is placed after another in line, there is a brief instant when the slab is no longer on the ground but has not yet been set in place. The sight of the concrete slab dangling in the air creates a strange moment of suspension, evoking newsreel flashes of historical moments in which effigies...
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Public Culture (2015) 27 (2 (76)): 201–212.
Published: 01 May 2015
... city planning processes. The Air Quality Egg project deployed a “community-led sensing network” of street-level nitrogen dioxide and carbon monoxide monitors. That project has now evolved into the Kickstarter-funded Smart Citizen Kit, a toolkit which is being designed by a global consortium...
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Public Culture (2020) 32 (1): 25–43.
Published: 01 January 2020
... of violence in Colombia, forms of femicide). In sum, the successful construction of the transnational type expanded the category’s field of application to such an extent that an international scenario of forced disappearance became conceivable. Only then are comparing, counting, statistical monitoring...
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Public Culture (2014) 26 (2 (73)): 319–337.
Published: 01 May 2014
... Figure 1 Aaron Koblin, Flight Patterns . “The paths of air traffic over North America visualized in color and form.” Digital image. Courtesy of the artist Figure 1. Aaron Koblin, Flight Patterns. “The paths of air traffic over North America visualized in color and form.” Digital image. Courtesy...
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Public Culture (2007) 19 (1): 85–116.
Published: 01 January 2007
...Carlos A. Forment Duke University Press 2007 The Democratic Dribbler: Football Clubs, Neoliberal Globalization, and Buenos Aires’ Municipal Election of 2003...