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Public Culture (1 January 2012) 24 (1 (66)): 109–129.
Published: 01 January 2012
...Julia Elyachar How to move beyond the failures of development? In the bottom of the pyramid (BOP) approach, the state, development, and public goods disappear. Instead, nongovernmental organizations help businesspeople realize poor people’s capacity to create infrastructure and business models. I...
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Public Culture (1 January 2012) 24 (1 (66)): 131–155.
Published: 01 January 2012
...Ananya Roy The start of the new millennium has been marked by what may be understood as bottom billion capitalism, an ensemble of practices meant to assimilate the world’s billion or so extreme poor into global circulations of finance. Using the case of microfinance, this essay examines the techno...
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Public Culture (1 January 2015) 27 (1 (75)): 185–192.
Published: 01 January 2015
...—celebrities. There are through-lines among the essays (such as the interplay of amateur and professional or the tension between top-down and bottom-up processes of celebrity making), and read together they offer a rich comparative grasp of the complexities of celebrity and fame in the Internet age...
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Public Culture (1 September 2017) 29 (3 (83)): 539–562.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Dorien Zandbergen This empirical-critical study looks at the Air Quality Egg project, a Euro-American effort focused on the collaborative creation of a “smart” air quality sensor network. While widely celebrated as a “best practice” example of bottom-up smart city making, the involvement of a US...
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Public Culture (1 March 2013) 25 (2 70): 349–367.
Published: 01 March 2013
... planners in terms of what we design and for whom and shifts the focus of analysis away from the rather blunt instruments of “top-down versus bottom-up” planning toward a more nuanced understanding of processes of urban “accretion and rupture.” 2013 DEMOCRACY AN D C...
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Published: 01 January 2017
Figure 3 Photographs published by the sociologist Philippe Boudon (1969 : 154) of Le Corbusier’s housing project in Pessac, upon completion in 1927 (top) and in 1967 (bottom), showing various alterations by inhabitants Figure 3. Photographs published by the sociologist Philippe Boudon (1969 More
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Published: 01 January 2017
Figure 4 Illustrations in Robert Ardrey’s The Territorial Imperative (1966: 2, 117), contrasting the gloominess of urban density (top) with the virtuousness of rural land ownership (bottom) Figure 4. Illustrations in Robert Ardrey’s The Territorial Imperative (1966: 2, 117), contrasting the More
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Public Culture (1 January 2012) 24 (1 (66)): 105–108.
Published: 01 January 2012
... three formations: the renewal of development through reconstruction, humanitarianism, and bottom billion capitalism; the struggle to find a moral compass for the forms of market rule associated with poverty interventions; and zones of intimacy where poverty is encountered through volunteerism...
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Published: 01 January 2017
Figure 6 Images of the Princeton Architectural Laboratory in the 1950s. On the top row, from left, the Olgyays’ experiments with different kinds of shading devices; students testing out their models in the Olgyay-built daylighting dome; and students in front of the lab. On the bottom row, an More
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Public Culture (1 May 1990) 2 (2): 114–120.
Published: 01 May 1990
...), with permissionfrom Graphics Alternatives. Page 118, left advertisement in Guns & Ammo,July 1989, reprinted with permission by Bianchi International: right top and bottom, detail from a billboard (hoarding)on a cinema hall in Karachi, Pakistan (January 1989)for the Americanfilm "Remo...
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Public Culture (1 March 2013) 25 (2 70): 311–314.
Published: 01 March 2013
... be sure, there is usually a reference in this picture to the idea of politics as “bottom up.” But the “up” actually gets no attention at all. The focus is solely on the celebration of the “bottom.” Nor is there any attention to the...
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Public Culture (1 September 2013) 25 (3 (71)): 401–434.
Published: 01 September 2013
... is a many-layered sandwich, of which only the bottom slice is catered for by that thinnest description” ( Ryle 1971b : 482). For Ryle, an account of a wink — and especially of a rehearsal of a parody of a collusive wink — is incomplete without an account of the layers of meaning that separate it from...
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Public Culture (1 May 2000) 12 (2): 411–422.
Published: 01 May 2000
...? As one Los Angeles dockworker put it, gazing out at the rising bulwark of Pier 400, dredged up from the bottom muck of the outer harbor, “Pretty soon they’ll just drive the containers over from China...
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Public Culture (1 January 1990) 3 (1): 139–144.
Published: 01 January 1990
... Middle: Erica Matson Middle: Ed and Judy OMeara Bottom: Clayton Scott Bottom: Steve Urtz ...
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Public Culture (1 September 2012) 24 (3 68): v–viii.
Published: 01 September 2012
... Public Goods at the Bottom of the Pyramid” (Public Culture, 2012). Peter Knight teaches American studies at the University of Man- chester. He is the author of Conspiracy Culture: From the Kennedy Assassination to the X-­Files (2001) and The Kennedy Assassina- tion (2007) and is currently...
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Public Culture (1 May 2007) 19 (2): 273–301.
Published: 01 May 2007
... possible imagining living the proper life that capitalism offers as a route to the good life. That the route is a rut matters not to Rosetta; what operates here are the affects of aspirational normativity, understanding the persistence of which in the project of life-building on the bottom of...
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Public Culture (1 May 1991) 3 (2): 155–158.
Published: 01 May 1991
... paper on which is written a local soldier’s name. A sign at the bottom of the tree entreats all who pass by, “Remember our SERVICEMEN OVERSEAS in your prayers.” - Carolyn Marvin is Associate Professor of Communication at the Annenberg School of Communication at the University of...
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Public Culture (1 May 1992) 4 (2): 93–99.
Published: 01 May 1992
... Amazon warrior who is nourished by, fighting for, and Middle: Coalition illuminated by oil. Bottom: Saved my skin 99 The truism that “the camera never lies” and the way we accept television images as real are challenged by...
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Public Culture (1 May 1989) 1 (2): 80–83.
Published: 01 May 1989
... 80 Vd. 1, No. 2: Spring 1989 Ad-Alterations as a Form of Culturat Interrogation 81 the B-2 Begins With Me'. In the middle of the scroll there is a seal with a star and the words, ''United States Air Force Northrop B-2 Team" sur- rounding it. On the bottom of the scroll the...
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Public Culture (1 September 2004) 16 (3): 521–531.
Published: 01 September 2004
... extending a portion of Freedom Square itself [bottom of fig. 1]) into a three-kilometer-long public boulevard lined with a three-story colonnaded megastructure that connected the wetlands of the Klip- spruit River to the west with the city’s sewer works and the Orland Dam to the east. This nineteenth...