1-20 of 863 Search Results for

change

Follow your search
Access your saved searches in your account

Would you like to receive an alert when new items match your search?
Close Modal
Sort by
Journal Article
Public Culture (2007) 19 (1): 175–196.
Published: 01 January 2007
...Manar Shorbagy Duke University Press 2007 All translations are the author's. The Egyptian Movement for Change — Kefaya: Redefining Politics in Egypt Manar Shorbagy The Egyptian...
Journal Article
Public Culture (1990) 2 (2): 82–101.
Published: 01 May 1990
...John Hinkson Copyright © 1990 by Duke University Press 1990 Postmodernism and Structural Change John Hinkson POSTMODERNISM AND STRUCI'URAL CHANGE? To take up the question of postmodem structural change requires that some significant...
Journal Article
Public Culture (2000) 12 (1): 207–213.
Published: 01 January 2000
..., no. 30. Sassen, Saskia. 1991 . The global city . Princeton N.J.: Princeton University Press. From National Capital to Global Capital: Urban Change in Mexico City Néstor García Canclini...
Journal Article
Public Culture (2016) 28 (2 (79)): 291–315.
Published: 01 May 2016
...Gökçe Günel This article examines the discourses and practices of climate change adaptation in the Arabian Peninsula. It suggests that climate change adaptation projects in the region are often attempts at reframing water-related challenges that are already present, regardless of the effects...
Journal Article
Public Culture (2016) 28 (2 (79)): 187–192.
Published: 01 May 2016
..., the city also became a leader in planning for climate change, issuing high-profile reports about adaptation and mitigation and beginning the process of making the city more weather-resistant. In August 2011, New York City braced itself for the arrival of a severe storm system, Hurricane Irene...
Journal Article
Public Culture (2001) 13 (2): 333–336.
Published: 01 May 2001
... in the northeastern United States that investigates architecture's role in gender conditioning. PC 13.2-10 from the field 5/3/01 11:33 AM Page 333 from the field Changing Room? A Quick Tour of Men’s and Women’s Rooms in U.S. Law...
Journal Article
Public Culture (2016) 28 (3 (80)): 499–517.
Published: 01 September 2016
... of Kenya. In a message published in the national newspapers, the minister of state for public service and the permanent secretary outlined the rationale for this new policy. Over the past two decades, extensive reforms in the public service sector, as well as “social, political, and economic changes...
Journal Article
Public Culture (2017) 29 (2 (82)): 385–414.
Published: 01 May 2017
...Virág Molnár The essay examines street art as a lens on the workings of the contemporary public sphere to capture changing uses of urban public spaces and shifting conceptions of social order in the city. It explores the explosion in the popularity of street art at a time when urban public space...
FIGURES | View All (8)
Image
Published: 01 May 2022
figure 1. Journalist Emily Chang reporting from Apple Park on the September 12, 2017, episode of Charlie Rose , charlierose.com/episodes/30958. Courtesy of Charlie Rose LLC. More
Journal Article
Public Culture (2016) 28 (1 (78)): 161–186.
Published: 01 January 2016
... histories using the dating system of that place or object. It then suggests that we invert the relation between stasis and mobility so that we do not unwittingly use anachronistic categories and considers how historians, by forgoing chronology, can be more precise and complex about questions of change...
Image
Published: 01 May 2014
Figure 4 Reprinted from Anthony Costello et al., “Managing the Health Effects of Climate Change: Lancet and University College London Institute for Global Health Commission,” Lancet 373, no. 9676 (2009): 1693–1733, with permission from Elsevier. www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii More
Journal Article
Public Culture (2015) 27 (3 (77)): 427–447.
Published: 01 September 2015
... impossible to have much evident effect on the conditions of people’s lives, humanitarianism often turns to endurance as a purpose: helping people better cope with circumstances they cannot change. At the limits of the humanitarian imaginary, endurance projects seek to enable people to find different ways...
Journal Article
Public Culture (2016) 28 (2 (79)): 359–387.
Published: 01 May 2016
...Liz Koslov Retreat, or relocating people and unbuilding land in places vulnerable to flooding and sea level rise, remains on the fringes of conversations about climate change adaptation. Yet already people throughout the world are moving away from the water en masse. Many more want to move but lack...
FIGURES | View All (4)
Journal Article
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...
FIGURES
Journal Article
Public Culture (2018) 30 (1): 61–84.
Published: 01 January 2018
...Miriam Driessen As urban regions change in contemporary China, rural regions change no less dramatically. This essay sheds light on the discursive context in which rural transformations occur, by introducing the concept of “rural voids.” Rural voids are spaces that are not only plagued...
FIGURES | View All (8)
Journal Article
Public Culture (2020) 32 (2 (91)): 405–413.
Published: 01 May 2020
...: namely, that major changes in different disciplines and diverse historical contexts conform to a single “structure.” Key Kuhnian concepts such as “paradigm shift” have become part of everyday language but all but disappeared from specialist publications. Nonetheless, the book still galvanizes readers...
FIGURES
Journal Article
Public Culture (2020) 32 (2 (91)): 287–326.
Published: 01 May 2020
...Stefan Helmreich This article offers a history of the wave metaphor in social theory, examining how waves became rhetorical forms through which to think about the shape of social change. The wave analytic—“waves of democratization,” “waves of immigration,” “waves of resistance”—wavers between high...
FIGURES | View All (13)
Journal Article
Public Culture (2019) 31 (3): 563–580.
Published: 01 September 2019
... Palestinians, individually and collectively, as enemies—under labels such as insurgents, terrorists, and enemy combatants. The struggle over elimination in Palestine has continued through multiple changes in governing regime and across territorial reconfigurations. The different tactics deployed against...
Journal Article
Public Culture (2020) 32 (1): 45–75.
Published: 01 January 2020
... to motivate Europeans to fight climate change. While climate investments appear responsible and progressive, the climate focus denies the colonial and postcolonial histories of emigrants’ plights, thereby threatening to deepen the crisis. There is a widespread failure to interrogate and identify root...
Journal Article
Public Culture (2014) 26 (2 (73)): 281–300.
Published: 01 May 2014
...Robert P. Marzec; Allison Carruth Robert P. Marzec and Allison Carruth discuss climate change, environmental justice, and postcolonial studies with scholar and public intellectual Rob Nixon. RN: You’re right, that is a risk. We cannot rely solely on sensation-driven representations, but can any...