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Public Culture (2016) 28 (1 (78)): 161–186.
Published: 01 January 2016
...Stefan Tanaka This essay calls for historians to move beyond chronological time in the writing and understanding of history. It first shows that chronology and modern history are historical, not natural, and then offers some simple correctives, such as recognizing different timescales and writing...
Published: 01 January 2017
Figure 4 A stylized mapping of human migratory movement across the earth, produced as part of the European Research Council program Environmental Factors in the Chronology of Human Evolution and Dispersal. More
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Public Culture (2005) 17 (2): 299–318.
Published: 01 May 2005
... Bois’s writings construct nationalism and globalism as neither philosophical antitheses nor chronological others but rather as secret sharers, mutually sustain- ing conditions of being in whose agonistic embrace lies a quite different story...
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Public Culture (1997) 10 (1): 1–23.
Published: 01 January 1997
... is to commit the Congress of Vienna fallacy, by which I mean the textbook period- ization that implies that everything in society obediently rearranged itself accord- ing to the chronology of geopolitics. Such are the perils of instant periodization...
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Public Culture (2006) 18 (1): 79–92.
Published: 01 January 2006
... in terms other than immemorial “political cultures.” Sexual politics is not an essential, enduring trait of American culture; nor is it essentially alien to French culture. The parallel shifts in both countries imply neither contradiction nor coincidence. The chronological chiasmus across...
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Public Culture (2005) 17 (1): 27–54.
Published: 01 January 2005
... 1929 and up through the 1930s and 1940s is said to not feature the local Arab as the point of connection for the newly arriving Jewish immigrants. The year 1967 is another signifi cant moment in this chronology; following the war...
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Public Culture (2011) 23 (2): 263–264.
Published: 01 May 2011
... disregard for history as fact, chronology, or des- tiny. Yet he is himself utterly unthinkable apart from his special history, which took him from Gujarat to England, from England to South Africa, and from South Africa back to India. It was during this last journey by sea that he wrote Hind...
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Public Culture (2016) 28 (3 (80)): 617–653.
Published: 01 September 2016
... emphasis on the governance of difference and for emphasis on the governance of the prior. Such an argument moves away from an exclusive focus on the rights of citizens and toward the positing of an imagined chronology of the occupation of national territory—a national chronology that creates, maintains...
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Public Culture (1993) 6 (1): 133–142.
Published: 01 January 1993
...” is also obviously germane to the structure of In Theory itself; as Ahmad writes at the outset, “The unity of this book is not of a chronological, disciplinary or even narrative kind, though it includes chronologies and narratives aplenty...
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Public Culture (2011) 23 (2): 471–480.
Published: 01 May 2011
...: contract’s cause-­effect chronology and its focus on a priori intentionality, the legal impetus toward binding promises for the future, rooted in the legal compensation from debtor to creditor, or the sentence of addic- tion. Gandhi’s...
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Public Culture (2012) 24 (3 68): 465–485.
Published: 01 September 2012
... frame is cap- tured by panning across his subject. The images are then stitched together into a seamless chronology in postproduction. Moreover, they can be built vertically as well as horizontally, with high “bit- depth” maintaining rich tonalities, which enhance dimensionality. Every event...
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Public Culture (2011) 23 (2): 265–268.
Published: 01 May 2011
..., rather than as the origin of any program of business and chronological mapping. The Mahatma’s practices can be detached so easily from collective agencies like the party, the state, or even “the people,” because he dis- sociated them from...
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Public Culture (2001) 13 (2): 215–232.
Published: 01 May 2001
... today sexual preference is, in practice, a discriminating factor). The chronological parallel between the two debates, in France and in the United States, could thus have been expected to reinforce the necessity...
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Public Culture (2017) 29 (1 (81)): 27–51.
Published: 01 January 2017
...Figure 4 A stylized mapping of human migratory movement across the earth, produced as part of the European Research Council program Environmental Factors in the Chronology of Human Evolution and Dispersal. ...
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Public Culture (1991) 4 (1): 155–159.
Published: 01 January 1991
... “official history.” Our inaugural project is a series of historical markers designed for specific sites in Lower Manhattan. We have chosen the Financial District because of its historical place- ment in the chronology of New York - laden as it is with official representations of New York‘s past...
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Public Culture (2013) 25 (3 (71)): 477–493.
Published: 01 September 2013
... about the final part, in terms of chronology, of an encompassing project on the cultural history of heredity that I have been conducting together with a number of colleagues in Berlin and elsewhere over the past ten years. At this point, a reminiscence comes to mind. Slightly less than twenty-five years...
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Public Culture (2004) 16 (2): 161–188.
Published: 01 May 2004
..., is left to the chairman to deliver. Mao becomes the original gift giver, for it is he who would give the mangoes to the people on the following day and without any expectation of a return. Naturally, chronological time runs counter...
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Public Culture (1991) 3 (2): 71–92.
Published: 01 May 1991
... Nations.” The sections were divided along roughly chronological lines, and appear to have been thema- tized with two important issues in mind: the meaning of American identity, and the role of technology in American life. These two themes were touched on to some degree in each of the exhibit’s...
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Public Culture (1994) 6 (3): 441–464.
Published: 01 September 1994
... is a weaken- ing of the sense of chronology, of historical sequentiality, so that old and new are easily contemporaneous and continuities and discontinuities can exist side by side. For example, it is not anomalous to see a high-rise building...
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Public Culture (2000) 12 (3): 721–748.
Published: 01 September 2000
... and the early twentieth centuries, consolidated an idea of the West: a geopolitical image that exhibits chronological movement. Three over- lapping macronarratives emerge from this image. In the first narrative, the West originates...