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Public Culture (2008) 20 (3): 429–436.
Published: 01 September 2008
...Roland Marchal This article takes issue with a number of key representations of the Darfur and Chad crises. It argues that the conflict in Darfur is to some extent the continuation of the civil war in Chad, not the opposite; the failure to acknowledge the regional dimensions of these two crises...
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Public Culture (2003) 15 (2): 211–237.
Published: 01 May 2003
...Janet Roitman © 2003 by Duke University Press 2003 Janet Roitman is chargée de recherche at the Centre Nationale de la Recherche Scientifique. Her recent publications include“New Sovereigns? Regulatory Authority in the Chad Basin,” in Intervention and Transnationalism in Africa...
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Public Culture (2022) 34 (1 (96)): 123–146.
Published: 01 January 2022
... Chad Basin (Cameroon, Niger, Chad), a region historically characterized by flows and fixities. A silent victim of the violent insurgency has been road-transport workers, defined here as men (and exclusively men) thrust back by poverty and stigma to the very brink of nonbeing, of the “unpeople” (Chomsky...
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Public Culture (2002) 14 (3): 599–602.
Published: 01 September 2002
... en sociétépostcoloniale . Paris: Karthala. Nolutshungu, Sam C. 1996 . Limits of anarchy: Intervention and state formation in Chad . Charlottesville: University Press of Virginia. Contemplating Uncertainty Jane I. Guyer For me...
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Public Culture (2000) 12 (1): 259–284.
Published: 01 January 2000
... state. The territorial conflict between Chad and Libya concerned Aozou, which Libya annexed in 1973. After several years of repeated wars punc- tuated by foreign military interventions (particularly on the part of France), the International...
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Public Culture (2008) 20 (3): 427–428.
Published: 01 September 2008
... with an article by Roland Marchal, adapted for Public Culture by Janet Roitman, on the war and crisis in Chad and Darfur. The journal main- tains its commitment to sustained criticism of the contemporary social process throughout...
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Public Culture (2014) 26 (3 (74)): 469–500.
Published: 01 September 2014
... of satellite imagery of Darfur by USAID and HIU; David Springer, a geospatial analyst at HIU, gave a presentation on how the unit was using satellite imagery to document violence in Chad and Sudan, and Natsios delivered the keynote address. In response to this discussion, Lars Bromley, a geographer working...
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Public Culture (2022) 34 (1 (96)): 1–5.
Published: 01 January 2022
... of Survival,” an ethnography of truckers, drivers, and transportation workers in northeast Nigeria and the Lake Chad Basin. With the rise of Boko Haram, the state is highly invested in security checkpoints along major routes. But a checkpoint state is a disordered state and the security apparatus proliferates...
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Published: 01 September 2014
structures were destroyed that were present in the ‘before’ imagery.” From AAAS, Science and Human Rights Program, “High-Resolution Satellite Imagery and the Conflict in Chad and Sudan,” 2006b . Analysis provided by AAAS; satellite images © DigitalGlobe, Inc., 2007 More
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Public Culture (2022) 34 (2 (97)): 243–264.
Published: 01 May 2022
... in Chad in 2014. The promise—circulation and the temporary or permanent return of African heritage —is tied up with French military bases, extending from Senegal in the west, through Mali, Niger, Chad, the Central African Republic, Gabon, Côte d'Ivoire, and Burkina Faso, to Djibouti in the east...
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Public Culture (2004) 16 (2): 289–314.
Published: 01 May 2004
..., and the organization that emerged made Kano the regional distribution center for electronic media in northern Nigeria and the wider Hausaphone area (which covers parts of Chad, Cameroon, Benin, Ghana, and the Sudan). The system is this: the main dealers are based at centers in Kano, like Kofar Wambai market...
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Public Culture (2012) 24 (2 (67)): 329–356.
Published: 01 May 2012
... in the Chad Basin. Citizen- ship Studies 11, no. 2: 187 – 209. Rosen, Osvaldo [pseud 2006. Interview by Marcelo Bonelli. Sabado Temprani- simo, Mitre AM 790, March 11. Salvatore, Ricardo. 2000. Repertoires of coercion...
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Public Culture (2000) 12 (2): 291–343.
Published: 01 May 2000
... . Unsanctioned wealth, or the productivity of debt in the Chad Basin. Paper presented at conference on Commodification and Identities—The Social Life of Things Revisited , Amsterdam, 10–14 June. Ross, Robert J. S. 1990 . The relative decline of relative autonomy: Global capitalism and the political economy...
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Public Culture (2012) 24 (2 (67)): 261–281.
Published: 01 May 2012
... the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency’s home page, www1.nga.mil/Pages/Default .aspx (accessed May 18, 2011). 16. See Lisa Parks, Cultures in Orbit: Satellites and the Televisual (Durham, N.C.: Duke Univer- sity Press, 2005); Chad Harris...
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Public Culture (2002) 14 (3): 493–513.
Published: 01 September 2002
..., and Modernity in Venezuela (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1997). Janet Roitman uses the idea of the frontier in a similar sense in her essay “New Sovereigns? Regulatory Authority in the Chad Basin,” in Intervention and Transnationalism in Africa: Global-Local Networks of Power, ed. T. Callaghy, R...
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Public Culture (1997) 10 (1): 169–189.
Published: 01 January 1997
... 181 Public Culture the poorest countries in the world. Leading the list was sub-Saharan Africa: Bur- kina Faso, Botswana, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Chad, Cote d’Ivoire, Lesotho, Togo and Zaire. The latter was singled out for its thirty-year-long dictatorship...
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Public Culture (2002) 14 (2): 281–304.
Published: 01 May 2002
... of a reckoning; with the attempt in Britain to prosecute Chile’s General Augusto Pinochet for murders more than two decades after they were committed; with the attempt in Senegal to prosecute Chad’s Hissène Habré for political killings, tor- ture...
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Public Culture (2019) 31 (3): 419–445.
Published: 01 September 2019
...: Drones and Late Modern War .” Theory, Culture & Society 28 , nos. 7–8 : 188 – 215 . Haddal Chad C. Gertler Jeremiah . 2010 . “ Homeland Security: Unmanned Aerial Vehicles and Border Surveillance .” Congressional Research Service Report . Washington, DC : Library of Congress...
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Public Culture (2017) 29 (2 (82)): 235–260.
Published: 01 May 2017
... similarities between the Haitian internally displaced persons (IDP) camps, US immigration detention centers, and refugee camps in Kenya, Chad, Congo, and Guinea, to name a few, are telling in this respect. 10 Places of containment like these both generate and sustain basic ideas about black and brown...
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Public Culture (1995) 7 (2): 323–352.
Published: 01 May 1995
... scenarios belonged to countries like Rwanda, Somalia, Chad, ZaYre or Liberia, and that such situations were not reproducible in Cameroon. The failure of public lighting and the plunge into darkness are now perceived as intimating that such violent scenarios are now on the order of the possible (de...