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Public Culture (2009) 21 (2): 245–268.
Published: 01 May 2009
... around the interplay of reason and affect. The history and contemporary use of the U.S. Treasury yield curve—a key economic indicator—point to this intractable problem of modern knowledge more generally. The devices that should create grounds for calculating future profits also open avenues of affect...
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Published: 01 May 2020
Figure 10 Statistician R. A. Fisher (1937 : 360) puts a bell curve into forward motion (follow the arrow), turning a statistical distribution into a moving wave. Figure 10. Statistician R. A. Fisher (1937: 360) puts a bell curve into forward motion (follow the arrow), turning a statistical More
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Public Culture (2009) 21 (2): vi.
Published: 01 May 2009
... DOXA AT LARGE Hijacked by Realism  219 Beatriz Jaguaribe The Violence of the Real: A Conversation with Rogério Reis  229 Beatriz Jaguaribe AFFECTING THE MARKET How to Read the Future: The Yield Curve, Affect, and Financial Prediction  245 Caitlin Zaloom Microloans and...
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Public Culture (1993) 5 (2): 249–250.
Published: 01 May 1993
... form of the cartoon image-the pen strokes, the lines and curves that delight the eye, the visual symmetries and balance - along with the effects of the image on those who behold it. Fischer’s attention drifts from the cartoon to the thing represented by the cartoon, from my often...
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Public Culture (2000) 12 (1): 285–288.
Published: 01 January 2000
... and Jimi Hendrix are given pride of place as hallowed “messengers.” Portraits appear in mystical configurations from Papisto’s dreams and visions. For example, the Senegalese singing star Coumba Gawlo is embraced by the curving staircase of...
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Public Culture (2000) 12 (3): ix–xii.
Published: 01 September 2000
... humor and a fast learning curve, I have had that in abun- xi PC 12.3-000 fm/toc2 11/16/00 2:55 PM Page xii Public Culture dance with managing editors Serena, Janelle, Lise, Rob, and Caitrin as well as...
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Public Culture (2020) 32 (2 (91)): 287–326.
Published: 01 May 2020
...Figure 10 Statistician R. A. Fisher (1937 : 360) puts a bell curve into forward motion (follow the arrow), turning a statistical distribution into a moving wave. Figure 10. Statistician R. A. Fisher (1937: 360) puts a bell curve into forward motion (follow the arrow), turning a statistical...
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Public Culture (2006) 18 (3): 573–605.
Published: 01 September 2006
... Bridge “annihilated” or “destroyed” in the same way: “The construction of these bridges included the theme of an elastic curve which, so to speak, supported the span of the bridge. The glass cover has distorted [smialo] that line. The image of the whole construction has dis- appeared. One would not...
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Public Culture (2017) 29 (2 (82)): 363–384.
Published: 01 May 2017
... begin to build their lives along the side of the road. But they also have criticisms. The road near Nauta is condemned for being too curved, the drains that wick away water are barriers to those who wish to access their newly claimed land, and close attention to the road surface also reveals all is not...
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Public Culture (2015) 27 (2 (76)): 387–405.
Published: 01 May 2015
... other locations (see Passaro 1996 ). 1 Constantin’s cell phone bill indicated that he used ninety-six hundred minutes the prior month, which averages out to over five hours of talk time per day. Constantin’s utterance, “ dă-le în pula mea de curve ,” is more directly translated as an expression...
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Public Culture (2002) 14 (3): 468–475.
Published: 01 September 2002
... 2002. In the spirit of my previous documentaries, Atomic Ed & the Black Hole opens in a surreal western landscape. Driving the sharp curves and canyons of New Mexico’s Route 4, the Pajarito Plateau looms overhead. Submerged...
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Public Culture (2015) 27 (3 (77)): 409–418.
Published: 01 September 2015
... it out of reach for advertising and PR firms that want to commit to it? Absolutely not. But you have to take the plunge pretty soon, or the curve to catch up will be exceedingly steep.” As a strategy, consolidation is no panacea. There are practical limits. There is never enough cash on hand to...
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Public Culture (2002) 14 (1): 191–213.
Published: 01 January 2002
... philosophy as language ideology: John Locke and Johann Gottfried Herder. In Regimes of language , edited by P. Kroskrity. Santa Fe,N.M.: School of American Research Press. Soros, George. 1995 . Soros on Soros:Staying ahead of the curve . New York: John Wiley and Sons. Stigler, Stephen M. 1986 . The...
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Public Culture (2008) 20 (3): 479–496.
Published: 01 September 2008
... digital typeface. Figure 2  Atrissi’s Although these two dots are in a color contrasting with that of the curved line “corporate identity” below, they are...
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Public Culture (2008) 20 (1): 5–18.
Published: 01 January 2008
... be the endless deferral of black hopes and, ultimately, freedom. The risk is also that of a reversion of times — the disjointed times of black and white South Africans curving uncertainly toward each other, moving apart once again, reverting, and once again taking up segregated paths. If...
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Public Culture (2012) 24 (1 (66)): 55–84.
Published: 01 January 2012
... Bayer’s extended field. Bayer designed Road to Victory as a road, curving through the entire second floor of the Museum of Modern Art and winding by images and texts of vary- ing sizes. When they entered, visitors encountered a floor- to...
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Public Culture (2013) 25 (1 (69)): 39–63.
Published: 01 January 2013
... incarcerated and deported. The Loss of Trust The prominence of the figure of the asylum seeker over that of the refugee in Western Europe and North America is the symptom of the divergence between 45 Public Culture two curves...
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Public Culture (2012) 24 (2 (67)): 357–384.
Published: 01 May 2012
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Public Culture (2010) 22 (1): 33–65.
Published: 01 January 2010
... deceased Balqı¯s to the recuperative curve of the elegiac impulse. The poetry of Qabba¯nı¯ — and, as I shall demonstrate, that of Darwish and Adonis — withholds the barbarisms of subjectivity, of presence, of meaning, and of mourning, all...
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Public Culture (2019) 31 (2): 373–391.
Published: 01 May 2019
... possibilities. This particular reaction to embracing diversity is not novel: universities with diverse student populations (read: large numbers of people of color [POC]; lesbian, gay, bisexual, and trans (LGBT); immigrant; and international students) are understood to be progressive, ahead of the curve, and...