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Public Culture (2017) 29 (2 (82)): 221–226.
Published: 01 May 2017
...Harel Shapira Calvin Mitchell is a gun-loving conservative black man who hates when people “play the race card.” And yet as he tries to participate in the gun world, he is constantly confronted with racism. How is Calvin to maintain his love for guns and conservative beliefs, all the while...
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Public Culture (2014) 26 (3 (74)): 419–448.
Published: 01 September 2014
... Serrano’s Piss Christ photograph. Yet the Russian intelligentsia, both its liberal and conservative wings, proved conflicted about this issue, with only a small minority offering its wholehearted support to the artists. This article attempts to explain why this would be the case by demonstrating how...
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Public Culture (2011) 23 (1): 39–46.
Published: 01 January 2011
... such a repressive policy toward Muslim women was unanimously embraced by the conservative majority and some left-wing leaders with so little protest. It aims at underscoring the specific phenomena that, on the basis of a new “orientalism,” contribute in France to institutionalizing a category of people on the basis...
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Public Culture (2018) 30 (2): 221–243.
Published: 01 May 2018
...J. Aaron Simmons; Brandon Inabinet Michel Henry casts the objectivist tendencies in modern science as an existential threat to culture. Conservative distrust toward the public face of science and vulgar relativism toward the public face of the humanities heighten this indifference, this article...
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Public Culture (2022) 34 (1 (96)): 21–45.
Published: 01 January 2022
... interested parties contest and collude on its deployment. This essay traces how such portable technologies as sentiment analysis and “like” buttons wound up redefining collective action in China, which partly explains the conservative turn observed in Chinese online cultures since the mid‐2010s. It unpacks...
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Public Culture (2020) 32 (2 (91)): 363–374.
Published: 01 May 2020
.... In its final analysis, the article looks to Discovery as itself a perennially productive site for plotting the coordinates of Same and Other in relationship to the ancient Greeks, arguing that such questions are as much about enabling new attachments to the “classical” past as they are about conservative...
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Public Culture (2020) 32 (2 (91)): 287–326.
Published: 01 May 2020
... theory and popular model, between objectivist sociological explanation and hand-waving sociobabble, between vanguardist predictions of social revolution and conservative prognoses of political inevitability, between accountings of formal change and claims about material transubstantiation. The article...
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Published: 01 January 2018
Figure 16 Mary Petillo, Forelady of a Newark, New Jersey Factory Making Lamp Bulbs and Tubes for the Signal Corps, . . . Made a Suggestion to Conserve Bakelite Lamp Bases Formerly Discarded—a Suggestion Now in Use at the Plant—and Is Also the Inventor of an Apparatus Which Prevents Short More
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Public Culture (2001) 13 (2): 215–232.
Published: 01 May 2001
... depending on the historical context—both positions can be considered radical or conservative.10 Political meaning varies with time and place. The consequence is that we need to reject, or rather reach beyond, the opposition...
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Public Culture (2012) 24 (1 (66)): 47–53.
Published: 01 January 2012
... of state legislative action coordinated by a network of conservative interest groups, particularly the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC), a free ­market advocacy group that drafts “model legislation” for conservative legislators. Days later, Wiscon- sin Republican Party officials, citing...
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Public Culture (1996) 8 (3): 539–566.
Published: 01 September 1996
... and Resource Conservation: Selected Papers from 1st and 2nd International Symposiums on Ecotourism and Resource Conservation , Vol. 1, ed. J. Kusler. Madison: Omnipress. Berle , Peter A. A. 1991 . “Foreword.” In Nature Tourism: Managing for the Environment , ed. T. Whelan. Washington: Island Press...
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Public Culture (1999) 11 (1): 210–221.
Published: 01 January 1999
... and prac- tice of conservation. Over the last fifteen years a series of preservation campaigns has sought to save old structures and sites, to restore the “cultural heritage” of the islands. From the development of museums in colonial landmark buildings, to tourist promotions brandishing an Oriental...
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Public Culture (2004) 16 (1): 79–96.
Published: 01 January 2004
...: the collective assassination of unarmed and defenseless people. I studied 250 mas- sacres carried out by Liberal and Conservative bandoleros during La Violencia with the hypothesis that these were sacrificial manifestations. I was able to identify a series...
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Public Culture (2016) 28 (1 (78)): 113–138.
Published: 01 January 2016
....” The Tea Party’s grassroots conservative populist concerns and style hark back to the earlier right-wing movements coupled to Joseph McCarthy and Barry Gold-water, about which Hofstadter (1965) composed his celebrated theory of “the paranoid style in American politics.” How the paranoid style helps...
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Public Culture (1997) 9 (3): 355–375.
Published: 01 September 1997
... in post before a colony achieves independence, not that Hong Kong is getting that.) Patten had become in the 1970s a Conservative M.P., associated with Edward Heath and the Heath side of the party. Heath as Conservative prime minister in the early 1970s had signed Britain up to the now-called...
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Public Culture (2017) 29 (2 (82)): 287–309.
Published: 01 May 2017
... insight into the “dark side” ( Kirby 2012 ) of the late twentieth-and early twenty-first-century marine-mammal entertainment industry, which brings together at least three different kinds of celebrity—celebrity commerce , celebrity activism , and celebrity conservation —each of which draws...
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Public Culture (2007) 19 (3): 433–459.
Published: 01 September 2007
... import.” Politics of Fun I suggest that the fear of fun is not restricted to Islamists and Islam but extends to most religions. It is not even a merely religious concern; secularists, whether revolu- tionary or conservative, have also...
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Public Culture (2020) 32 (1): 215–245.
Published: 01 January 2020
... for the museum. After finalizing the purchase, you talk to the artist about moving the artwork to the museum. She then tells you that what you saw at the gallery was just an “exhibition copy,” and that she has the master in her studio. This, your media conservator argues, is a bit problematic, since MoMA, like...
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Public Culture (2021) 33 (3 (95)): 441–466.
Published: 01 September 2021
... that they rarely express in public, and that social scientists have few occasions to observe. The United States, after all, is politically polarized, with sharp geographical boundaries between liberal and conservative districts in much of the country. It is also so segregated by race, class, and education...
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Public Culture (1995) 7 (3): 559–592.
Published: 01 September 1995
... pluralism." Yet it is precisely this liberalism that is being contested both by separatist groups promoting radical identity politics and their conservative critics. Radical separatists, while working within the lobbying politics of American civil...