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Public Culture (2019) 31 (3): 419–445.
Published: 01 September 2019
... technology of atmospheric policing, we develop a better understanding of the ways these assemblages converge with other forms of atmospheric violence, including the toxic colonial present of warfare. Copyright 2019 by Duke University Press 2019 atmospheric drones LAPD policing small unmanned...
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Public Culture (2020) 32 (1): 133–162.
Published: 01 January 2020
... Supp(2) SCR 504, p. 5. 33 On “the social” as a domain of government and an object of welfare aimed at both winning popular consent for elite rule and delivering remedial justice necessary to secure such consent, see Rose 1999 and Chatterjee 2004. The provocation of atmospheric citizenship...
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Public Culture (2006) 18 (3): 473–505.
Published: 01 September 2006
... bribed with prostitutes. Rediff on the net. News page, August 22. www.rediff.com/news/2001/aug/22teh.htm . Bhushan, Phani. 2003. Re: E-governance and corruption. India E-gov Digest Number 213, September 12. www.groups.yahoo.com/group/india-egov . Boyer, Dominic. 2003 . Censorship as a vocation...
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Public Culture (2020) 32 (2 (91)): 327–348.
Published: 01 May 2020
...Shaylih Muehlmann This article analyzes the unease created in northern Mexico by the prevalence of “narco-accusations,” which single out individuals suspected of being drug traffickers. The official discourse to justify the Mexican government’s unwillingness to investigate the majority of the...
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Public Culture (2019) 31 (1): 21–43.
Published: 01 January 2019
...Dave Tell The Modulor was a tape measure–style tool created by Le Corbusier in the 1940s to govern the distribution of objects in space. When he first conceived of the Modulor, Le Corbusier was a bureaucrat working in the fascist regime of Marshal Philippe Pétain. Six years later, the same tool...
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Public Culture (2020) 32 (1): 77–106.
Published: 01 January 2020
... subjects through the Chinese authorities’ turn to “therapeutic governance.” Copyright © 2020 by Duke University Press 2020 endurance mental health migrants ruination uncertainty What does life look and feel like when government-led urban development plans create landscapes where ruins...
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Public Culture (2016) 28 (2 (79)): 291–315.
Published: 01 May 2016
... climate change. For instance, the groundwater sources in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) will be destroyed not necessarily due to the predicted impacts of climate change but because they will soon be completely consumed. In response, the governments in the Arabian Peninsula, especially the UAE, advance a...
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Public Culture (2016) 28 (2 (79)): 389–413.
Published: 01 May 2016
...Austin Zeiderman This essay foregrounds the political constituencies assembling around the problem of climate change in cities. Recent experiments in urban climate governance in Bogotá, Colombia, are shown to challenge liberal democratic notions of the “public” by linking a redistributive economic...
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Public Culture (2019) 31 (1): 69–92.
Published: 01 January 2019
... so, this essay illuminates the often unrecognized differences in communicative labor that constitute contemporary forms of global legality. Copyright 2018 by Duke University Press 2018 food sovereignty global governance translation transnational law transnational social movements In...
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Public Culture (2014) 26 (2 (73)): 257–280.
Published: 01 May 2014
... of the atomic bomb to an upper-atmospheric gaze. The introduced gaze of a satellite, like an omniscient narrator, suggests that while there may be scales of vision, this viewpoint of the globe cannot be obtained outside the technologies of militarism. This moment in the text is interesting because...
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Public Culture (1991) 4 (1): 25–41.
Published: 01 January 1991
... that the government had since then taken steps to lift the Harjjans out of their poverty and to dispel the social preju- dice against them, In the atmosphere of the 20-point programmes the com- mercial cinema was all ngh~it was hamless, mindless entertainment But at a time when the Films...
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Public Culture (2015) 27 (2 (76)): 239–258.
Published: 01 May 2015
... London to Brussels, on my way to a two-day European Research Council meeting. For most of the journey, our coach was quiet and calm, with passengers absorbed in their newspapers, resting, talking quietly, gazing into laptop screens, or soothed by headphone music. An atmosphere of place produced by the...
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Public Culture (1993) 5 (2): 329–332.
Published: 01 May 1993
... “deconstruction.” Especially in the current atmosphere of American academy, amid all the clamors of dis- courses about Orientalism, nationalism, postcolonialism, and cultural imperial- ism, pitfalls seem everywhere. Everybody becomes extremely aware of...
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Public Culture (2001) 13 (2): 161–190.
Published: 01 May 2001
... primary narratives governing the weather is that of revenge. Orig- inally a Christian narrative about the weather as a punishment for sins, this story has evolved in contemporary environmental politics into the weather as nature’s anger at humans for all the ills they...
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Public Culture (2013) 25 (2 70): 201–208.
Published: 01 March 2013
... restrictions and are fre- quently captured by vested interests or held back by lack of resource, capability, commitment, and efficiency, while national governments — with far greater pow- ers and resources — remain blind to urban centrality. There...
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Public Culture (2009) 21 (2): 219–227.
Published: 01 May 2009
... war, the major metropolitan areas of Brazil witness violence usually attributed to social inequity, poor governance, and conflict wrought by the drug trade. Since the 1980s increases in social violence produced by the globalized drug trade and in the...
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Public Culture (2012) 24 (1 (66)): 9–45.
Published: 01 January 2012
... academics. The most prominent were recruited through the Monitor Group, a business con- sultancy formed by a group of Harvard faculty led most famously by Michael Porter, and the Centre for the Study of Global Governance at the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE), one of Britain’s...
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Public Culture (1990) 2 (2): 41–64.
Published: 01 May 1990
... Canadian politics. Correctly or not, government sports of- ficials feared that a debacle in Seoul would be laid specifically at the door of Mulroney and the P.C., with consequences for the election and certainly for their own jobs. In this atmosphere, it is easy to grasp the exultant relief they...
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Public Culture (1998) 10 (3): 577–607.
Published: 01 September 1998
... Essay on Crimes and Punishments. Birmingham, AL: Legal Classics Library. Bureau of Justice Statistics. 1996. Sourcebook of Criminal Justice Statistics, 1995. Washington, DC: Government Printing Office. Christie , Nils . 1993. Crime Control as Industry. London: Routledge. Davis...
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Public Culture (2007) 19 (1): 1–22.
Published: 01 January 2007
..., resistance. Moreover, democracies tend to break down and revert back to non- democratic modes of governance. These reversals are often violent and tear apart the social fabric in a manner not easy to mend. Hence, intimations of danger and...