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Public Culture (2000) 12 (2): 351–374.
Published: 01 May 2000
...: The management of contemporary society . London:Zed Books. ———. 1998 . Spectres of capitalism: A critique of current intellectual fashions . New York: Monthly Review Press. Appadurai, Arjun. 1996 . Modernity at large:Cultural dimensions of globalization . Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press...
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Public Culture (2018) 30 (2): 277–282.
Published: 01 May 2018
... possibilities of cure, ones in which we are left without tidy endings. The task, then, of a critique of curative reason is to clarify these limits, precisely so that we are able to imagine cure otherwise. Copyright 2018 Duke University Press 2018 antibiotics bacteriology cure India tuberculosis...
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Public Culture (2018) 30 (2): 305–327.
Published: 01 May 2018
..., practices, and memories. Contexts of economic and political precarity both produce the motivation for sponsoring bookmobiles and sharpen the contours of relationships between institutions, infrastructure, people, and texts. A critique of bookmobiles opens up two avenues of theoretical implications: first...
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Public Culture (1993) 6 (1): 201–212.
Published: 01 January 1993
... Mendelsohn und die europdische Aufklärung . Hamburg: Meiner. Kant , Immanuel . 1970 . Kunt's Political Writings. Edited by H. Reiss, translated by H. B. Nisbet. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. Kant , Immanuel . 1990 . Critique of Pure Reason . Translated by J. M. D. Meiklejohn...
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Public Culture (1993) 6 (1): 41–54.
Published: 01 January 1993
...: Norton. Spivak , Gayatri . 1989 . “Who Claims Alterity?” In Barbara Kruger and Phil Mariani, eds., Remaking History , Seattle: Bay Press. Spivak , Gayatri . 1989–90 . “Woman in Difference: Mahasweta Devi's ‘Douloti the Bountiful.’” Cultural Critique ( Winter ): 105 -28...
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Public Culture (2002) 14 (3): 589–591.
Published: 01 September 2002
...Paul Gilroy © 2002 by Paul Gilroy 2002 Paul Gilroy is a professor of sociology and African American studies at Yale University. He is the author of Against Race: Imagining Political Culture beyond the Color Line (2000). Toward a Critique...
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Public Culture (2008) 20 (2): 321–344.
Published: 01 May 2008
...Partha Chatterjee Copyright 2008 by Duke University Press 2008 popular culture, national address Critique of Popular Culture Partha Chatterjee In 1992, at a conference to mark a decade of cultural...
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Public Culture (2017) 29 (2 (82)): 333–361.
Published: 01 May 2017
... representations of Islam and internal interpretations of divine intent. Far from being just exercises in interlingual equivalence, subtitling is a form of moral critique motivated by both postcolonial and theological imperatives. These acts of translation, and their internal debate at Iqraa, exceed the familiar...
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Public Culture (2008) 20 (3): 447–452.
Published: 01 September 2008
...Saba Mahmood This short essay calls for an examination of the assumption that critique is necessarily secular and of the necessary disciplines of subjectivity and practices of rumination and interpretation entailed in this assumption. Duke University Press 2008 Is Critique...
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Public Culture (2008) 20 (3): 539–549.
Published: 01 September 2008
...David Campbell Engaging RETORT's Afflicted Powers , this critique asks how far RETORT takes Guy Debord's thinking, what the political implications of their use of Debord are vis-à-vis some of the geopolitical issues they raise (specifically, with regard to U.S. security policy and the Balkans...
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Public Culture (2013) 25 (2 70): 311–314.
Published: 01 March 2013
...Gerald Frug The loss of faith in democracy is fueled by critiques from both the Left and the Right. This manifesto briefly describes and responds to these two critiques. 2013 democracy and citizenship: MANIFESTO Democracy’s Future...
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Public Culture (2011) 23 (1): 85–119.
Published: 01 January 2011
...Achille Mbembe In the rest of the world, the “postcolonial turn” in the social sciences and humanities took place nearly a quarter century ago. Since then, the method or style of critique associated with that movement has influenced myriad political, epistemological, institutional, and disciplinary...
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Public Culture (2010) 22 (2): 293–308.
Published: 01 May 2010
...Meir Wigoder Meir Wigoder's account of photographing the Separation-Wall, in Israel-Palestine, over a period of three years, offers a critique of the very vigilant and testimonial activity of taking on such projects: Is it possible to de-materialize a wall through a political aesthetic activity...
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Public Culture (2011) 23 (2): 299–319.
Published: 01 May 2011
... had given to the terrorists. For Gandhi, the Japanese example led in a militaristic and Westernizing direction. To this he counterposed his own model of peaceful resistance and idealized village life. Gandhi's critique of modernity needs to be understood within the context of this project, which...
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Public Culture (2011) 23 (2): 417–429.
Published: 01 May 2011
...Uday S. Mehta This essay is on why patience as a concept is central to understanding Gandhi's critique of modernity and his conception of the self. Copyright 2011 by Duke University Press 2011 I am very grateful to Ritu Birla, Faisal Devji, Shruti Kapila, Aishwary Kumar, and Achille...
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Public Culture (2018) 30 (1): 19–34.
Published: 01 January 2018
... in African diasporic philosophy such as theories of invisibility, critiques of authenticity and “appropriation,” black somatology, and the aesthetics of everyday life. Copyright 2018 by Duke University Press 2018 aesthetics Africana philosophy black aesthetics philosophy of culture A problem...
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Public Culture (2018) 30 (1): 35–59.
Published: 01 January 2018
..., and practical failure. This article combines insights from recent affect theory and indigenous and non–North Atlantic societies in response to this epistemological and theoretical critique. It argues (1) that affect analyses can give a fuller account of the ways in which nonhuman others participate...
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Public Culture (2018) 30 (3): 509–526.
Published: 01 September 2018
... meaning and fate. This essay focuses on two recent seasons of the widely popular children’s television program Sinterklaasjournaal . The show deployed new storylines to maintain the innocence of the traditional celebration in the face of mounting antiracist critique by refabricating truths that not only...
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Public Culture (2020) 32 (2 (91)): 385–396.
Published: 01 May 2020
... throughout the twentieth century, including his wish to move away from his Romanian roots and far-right political associations. Patterns became an Undead text when Eliade’s critics argued that the work was part of a larger pattern of ahistorical, acontextual analysis. This critique was particularly trenchant...
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Public Culture (2009) 21 (2): 343–376.
Published: 01 May 2009
... provides the best strategy for liberation. Fewer still have solicited insight from populations that—instead of mere cowardice or sheer apathy—might possess a social critique that could provide the basis for a reinvigorated post–civil rights political project. In the spirit of developing the critical stance...