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Public Culture (1993) 5 (3): 593–604.
Published: 01 September 1993
..., p. 26 . Wells , A. 1972 . Picture Tube Imperialism ? New York: Orbis. The Spirit of Christmas: Television and Commodity Hunger in a Brazilian Election Caroline S. Tame...
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Public Culture (2007) 19 (1): 85–116.
Published: 01 January 2007
...Carlos A. Forment Duke University Press 2007 The Democratic Dribbler: Football Clubs, Neoliberal Globalization, and Buenos Aires’ Municipal Election of 2003...
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Public Culture (2009) 21 (1): 9–19.
Published: 01 January 2009
... the elections: ethnically targeted state repression, targeting of local ethnic proxies for national political figures, ethnic vigilantism, opportunistic criminal violence, and ethnic cleansing by Kalenjin ethnonationalists. The essay also argues that while there are good prospects for reconciliation...
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Public Culture (1994) 7 (1): 95–105.
Published: 01 January 1994
... Copyright © 1994 by The University of Chicago 1994 PHOTO ESSAYS Hope Reclaimed: South African Elections May I994 Refuge Refused: Haitians, Borders and Democracy The Sun shall never set on so glorious a h um...
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Public Culture (2009) 21 (3): 517–537.
Published: 01 September 2009
... popular will. Recent political events in Turkey present a dramatic contrast to this historically established antagonism between secularization and populist politics. In the spring of 2007 a series of mass demonstrations, rallied in the name of secularism and against the elected Islamist regime, were...
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Public Culture (2016) 28 (1 (78)): 63–87.
Published: 01 January 2016
... reproduction of black freedom imagery for state utility. The materials investigated reveal the value of black visibility to state interests at key moments in US race relations—namely, during slavery, enfranchisement, and national elections. 2016 black freedom struggle Jacqueline Kennedy President...
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Public Culture (2010) 22 (2): 237–263.
Published: 01 May 2010
...Setrag Manoukian Through a discussion of crowds and audio-vision in post-election Iran, the essay places the relationship between experience and politics at the center of current events in the country and analyzes the powerful but dispersed combination of crowds, images, sounds, voices, bodies and...
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Public Culture (1992) 5 (1): 83–88.
Published: 01 January 1992
...” through an openly promiscuous, excessive display of authority, the latter ushers tyranny in through the back door by appearing to suppress all desire for excess. Both situations are thus motivated by a logic of excess, but with a reversal of terms. Consider Indonesia’s national elections...
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Public Culture (2007) 19 (1): 59–84.
Published: 01 January 2007
.... Baltimore, Md.: Johns Hopkins University Press. Powell, G. Bingham. 2000. Elections as instruments of democracy: Majoritarian and proportional visions. New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press. Przeworski, Adam. 1991. Democracy and the market: Political and economic reforms in Eastern Europe and Latin...
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Public Culture (2013) 25 (2 70): 311–314.
Published: 01 March 2013
... public corporations — entities, run like busi- nesses, governed by boards of directors that are either appointed or elected by property owners. Property owners, for example, elect the boards that run the busi- ness improvement districts that...
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Public Culture (2007) 19 (1): 1–22.
Published: 01 January 2007
... ruins. In that tumultuous period of seemingly unfettered capitalist globalization, numerous constitutions were writ- ten and ratified; elections, not always fair and free, were held all over the world, including most recently in the long suffering Congo; people marched and dicta- tors were deposed...
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Public Culture (1996) 8 (2): 389–405.
Published: 01 May 1996
... account of how rapidly growing turn-of-the- century cities were actually run. The carefully researched and artfully told stories of boodling, graft, and mismanagement recount how an apathetic public in city after city endures (and accedes to) its elected officials who routinely sacrifice the...
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Public Culture (2007) 19 (1): 223–224.
Published: 01 January 2007
... al muqayyada (Constrained Democracy: The U.S. Presidential Elections) (2004) and “Altamyeez bayna America alrassmeyya wa America al ukhra” (“Official America versus the ‘Other America’: An Elaboration on Said’s Distinction...
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Public Culture (1992) 5 (1): 109–112.
Published: 01 January 1992
... general and a glamour queen, an austere patriarch and a rabble-rousing near-saint. Elsewhere, un- expected radicals such as Fidel Castro in Cuba and Salvador Allende in Chile won revolutions and elections. In reaction to this populism, the “bureaucratic-authoritarian” military regimes of...
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Public Culture (2020) 32 (3 (92)): 453–463.
Published: 01 September 2020
... current order is illegitimate, yet fail to promote a real alternative. The painful election result has not led to a critique of the system as such, even of obviously antidemocratic elements like the Electoral College. Nor has it led to an admission that there is something wrong with the neoliberal...
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Public Culture (2006) 18 (1): 79–92.
Published: 01 January 2006
... Sphere Merely a few days before his election as governor of Cali- fornia, on October 7, 2003, Arnold Schwarzenegger was exposed, first in the Los Angeles Times and then throughout the media, nationally and internationally, as a brutal “groper” — at best a cad, at worst a sexual...
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Public Culture (2019) 31 (3): 601–623.
Published: 01 September 2019
... bipartisan calls for its reduction, elected officials entrusted police to fulfill their political promises. Professionalization, moreover, conferred on police a monopoly of expertise in the particular social region of crime control. This situation created a structural trap: police gained more resources and...
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Public Culture (1996) 8 (2): 225–249.
Published: 01 May 1996
... 1981 and the difficult democratic transition and contested elections of 1983, at a highly unfavorable economic conjuncture. The state had been progressively disengaging from the sectors of health, education, and sanitation. Public services and...
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Public Culture (2012) 24 (3 68): 451–456.
Published: 01 September 2012
... the day she was first elected, I went to a performance of Macbeth — the famous one with Ian McKellen and Judi Dench at the Donmar Warehouse, in London. I remember wondering, as I walked out of Shakespeare’s examination of the disastrous consequences of auto- cratic ambition, how long this...
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Public Culture (2007) 19 (1): 23–27.
Published: 01 January 2007
... phase of the Mexican Revolution (1910 – 20). In the recent presidential election, leftist candidate Andrés Manuel López Obrador cast himself as a new Benito Juárez, the liberal president who struggled against Mexican conservatives and their French allies in the 1860s. In Chile, Michelle Bachelet...