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Public Culture (2022) 34 (2 (97)): 155–166.
Published: 01 May 2022
...Lily Chumley FNM : Yes—but also to a point. At the beginning of the project, I had great expectations about what community currencies could do. I still think that there are contexts where community currencies can serve as a tool, strategy, or inspiration for communities to imagine and enact...
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Public Culture (2023) 35 (2 (100)): 157–176.
Published: 01 May 2023
... democratic political representation. Crypto magnifies the tension between the semiotics of the social contract among nations moored in rights, and that of currency as a global language. Digital‐speculative monetization warns that the social contract, a futures contract for a secure and stable future, may...
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Published: 01 May 2022
figure 3. Pasos of El Caño Martín Peña, a community currency emerging from Valor y Cambio . More
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Public Culture (2008) 20 (2): 233–265.
Published: 01 May 2008
... of currencies; being an examination of the principles on which it is proposed to restrict, within certain fixed limits the future issues on credit of the Bank of England, and the other banking establishments throughout the country , 1st ed. London: John Murray. ———. 1845 . On the regulation of currencies...
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Public Culture (2002) 14 (1): 191–213.
Published: 01 January 2002
... and propel the process of circulation itself. The circulation of such forms—whether the novels and newspapers of the imagined community or the equity-based derivatives and currency swaps of the modern market—always presupposes the existence...
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Public Culture (2003) 15 (1): 127–148.
Published: 01 January 2003
... devaluations of currencies, natural catastro- phes, brutal collapses of prices, breaches in provisioning, diverse forms of action, coercion and constraint) that make up the fundamental experiences of African societies over the last several...
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Public Culture (2001) 13 (2): 299–324.
Published: 01 May 2001
... Order regime.1 By way of planes, ships, and, above all, commodities and national currency, these sites connected ethnic Biaks to a national economy and, through it, to other citizens of this large post- colonial state...
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Public Culture (2022) 34 (2 (97)): 147–152.
Published: 01 May 2022
... of public culture. The issue commences with a discussion about collective strategies for addressing overwhelming debt. Lily Chumley contributes “Currency under Value, Currency in Debt: A Conversation with Frances Negrón-Muntaner and Sarah Muir.” Muir and Negrón-Muntaner codirect the Unpayable Debt...
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Public Culture (2008) 20 (2): 173–175.
Published: 01 May 2008
...- tributors to this volume. Gustav Peebles offers a study of how the consolidation of national currencies was a process in which national states came to stake the future of its citizens. The substitution of silver and gold with national currency turns inhabitants of that country into the creditors...
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Public Culture (2007) 19 (1): 29–34.
Published: 01 January 2007
.... The best place to see this new linkage of participation to social transforma- tion is in the currency of such terms as participation, empowerment, and capac- ity building in the mainstream discourses of the World Bank and in a host of national, international, and multilateral institutions committed...
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Public Culture (2009) 21 (2): 245–268.
Published: 01 May 2009
... currencies to the American dollar, deriving value from the economic prowess of the global superpower. The economic strength of the United States was also marked in its debt control. The government set the interest rates for bonds, instructing investors how much they would pay to lend money to Amer...
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Public Culture (2012) 24 (2 (67)): 303–327.
Published: 01 May 2012
..., initial public offerings, bankruptcies, bubbles, and currency devaluations. Indeed, capitalist temporality seems to be more event- ful than the temporality of other aspects of life. One might say that capitalism appears to be a machine especially constructed for the incessant production of events...
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Public Culture (1988) 1 (1): 58–61.
Published: 01 January 1988
... is Nov. 12. A media extravaganza is planned, with news feeds directed to networks in London, New York and Sydney, with speakers including U.S.Ambassador Winston Lord. A unique feature of the restaurant is that food can be bought with both the currency available to tourists and that limited...
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Public Culture (2022) 34 (3 (98)): 453–472.
Published: 01 September 2022
... and sustaining cultural values of trust, knowledge sharing, and care in the process of managing them. In response, Session described EB PREC as a version of Whyte's kinship network. When asked whether there's a possible exchange between the currencies of speculative value and use value, Session (California...
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Public Culture (2014) 26 (1 (72)): 101–126.
Published: 01 January 2014
..., such that affect comes to serve as its own currency and yield its own profits and costs . We then apply this framework to the case of parent advocacy in the expansion of NBS. By describing how emotionally invested parent advocates have marshaled affect within NBS policy arenas, we demonstrate the capacity...
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Public Culture (2004) 16 (1): 47–66.
Published: 01 January 2004
... economy at the turn of the last decade.4 Likewise, Turkey has turned a blind eye to unregistered small-scale trade (“suitcase trade,” or bavul ticareti in Turkish) by Eastern Europeans, which since the 1990s has become a source of much-needed foreign currency for the national economy. At a high point...
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Public Culture (1997) 10 (1): 193–199.
Published: 01 January 1997
... and export substitution) has been named “peripheral Ford- ism” by Alain Lipietz.5 To analyze the crisis of Fordism in national terms obscures a view of the global nature of capital and its priorities (which are not national but principally oriented toward profit in a stable currency—hence, metropolitan...
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Public Culture (2000) 12 (1): 74–92.
Published: 01 January 2000
... the walls of the Forbidden City, each bearing on its uneven surface a suprarealistic depiction of an American currency note. Wang Jin continued to produce such “cash bricks” over the following years and used them to “restore” damaged sections of the palace wall. Other projects in this group comment...
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Public Culture (2004) 16 (1): 1–30.
Published: 01 January 2004
... of author- ship over the Che picture were bestowed on Korda, along with $75,000 in dam- ages. Korda had clearly triumphed, but so had all of Cuba, for he donated this substantial sum of hard currency to the cash-starved coffers of the country’s...
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Public Culture (2000) 12 (2): 344–350.
Published: 01 May 2000
... In the steady repertoire of auspicious Thai New Year cards that carry portraits of royalty and holy monks, a new type of card appeared in 1998. The images on these cards are 100-, 500-, or 1000-baht banknotes complete with the currency’s small portrait of the present king. The accompanying texts plainly...