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Public Culture (2009) 21 (1): 9–19.
Published: 01 January 2009
...Adam Ashforth This essay anatomizes the postelection violence in Kenya in 2007 to identify the different forms of ethnic conflict so as to analyze their implications for the future stability of a democratic regime in the country. It argues that five types of ethnic conflict marked the aftermath...
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Public Culture (1998) 10 (2): 225–247.
Published: 01 May 1998
... York: Knopf. Harvey , David . 1989 . The Condition of Postmodernity: An Enquiry into the Origins of Cultural Change . Oxford: Blackwell. Hayden , Robert . 1996 . “Imagined Communities and Real Victims: Self-Determination and Ethnic Cleansing in Yugoslavia.” American Ethnologist 23...
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Public Culture (2002) 14 (2): 281–304.
Published: 01 May 2002
..., and accountability in postsocialist Europe . Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press. ———. 1998 . Toward a theory of ethnic cleansing: Territorial sovereignty, heterosexuality, and Europe. In Subversions of international order: Studies in the political anthropology of culture . Albany: State University...
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Public Culture (2017) 29 (2 (82)): 261–285.
Published: 01 May 2017
...Melissa Tandiwe Myambo South Africa, China, India, and other industrializing countries are receiving increasing numbers of frontier heritage migrants—those who were raised in “First World” countries like the United States and who are now moving to their ancestral ethnic homelands. The primary aim...
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Public Culture (1993) 5 (3): 621–625.
Published: 01 September 1993
...Meena Alexander Copyright © 1993 by The University of Chicago 1993 Piecemeal Shelter: Writing, Ethnicity, Violence Meenu Alexander F or many years now, I have been haunted by the sense that the act of writing...
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Public Culture (1995) 7 (3): 499–527.
Published: 01 September 1995
...: Toward an Emancipatory Politics for Resident Koreans and Other Japanese.” Positions , 1 , no. 3 : 640 -670. Fischer , Michael M. J. 1986 . “Ethnicity and the Post-Modern Arts of Memory.” In James Clifford and George E. Marcus, eds. Writing Culture: The Poetics and Politics of Ethnography...
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Public Culture (1989) 2 (1): 20–30.
Published: 01 January 1989
...Katie Trumpener Copyright © 1989-90 by Duke University Press 1989 On the Road: Labor, Ethnicity and the New "New German Cinema" in the Age of the Multinational Katie Trumpener Department of German The University of Chicago In West Germany today, national self...
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Public Culture (1991) 3 (2): 71–92.
Published: 01 May 1991
...Susan Hegeman Copyright © 1991 by the Center For Transnational Cultural Studies 1991 Shopping for Identities: “A Nation of Nations” and the Weak Ethnicity of Objects Susan Hegeman In 1976, the Smithsonian Institution’s National...
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Public Culture (2019) 31 (2): 343–371.
Published: 01 May 2019
...Ciraj Rassool This essay is a study of how fixities of race and tribe were made out of multiple colonialisms and apartheid in South Africa, notwithstanding social fluidity and hybridity. It also examines how modes of racial and ethnic governance were contested, especially through the politics...
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Public Culture (2009) 21 (2): 403–430.
Published: 01 May 2009
...Daniel Monterescu The emergence of gated communities in Israel/Palestine signals new modes of urban exclusion, which reshape previous forms of spatial distinction. Focusing on the ethnically “mixed town” of Jaffa, where an unprecedented number of such gated communities have been constructed...
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Public Culture (2003) 15 (1): 191–194.
Published: 01 January 2003
... the Unconditional Need for Retribution Richard Falk J ohn Borneman’s brilliantly conceptualized essay “Reconciliation after Ethnic J Cleansing: Listening, Retribution, Affiliation” (Public Culture 14 [spring 2002]: 281–304) provides an illuminating...
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Public Culture (1989) 1 (2): 26–48.
Published: 01 May 1989
...Sally Falk Moore Copyright © 1989 by the Project For Transnational Cultural Studies 1989 References Ahmed , Akbar S. “Hazarawal: Formation and Structure of Distinct Ethnicity in Pakistan,” in David Maybury-Lewis (ed.). The Prospects for Plural Societies , Washington, D.C. American...
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Public Culture (2005) 17 (1): 153–180.
Published: 01 January 2005
...: London's role as a financial centre . Oxford, U.K.: Blackwell. Croucher, Sheila. 1997 . Imagining Miami: Ethnic politics in a postmodern world . Charlottesville: University Press of Virginia. Dicken, Peter. 1992 . Global shift: The internationalization of economic activity . New York: Guilford...
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Public Culture (2003) 15 (1): 195–198.
Published: 01 January 2003
... conflict attainable (“Rec- onciliation after Ethnic Cleansing: Listening, Retribution, Affiliation,” Public Culture 14 [spring 2002]: 281–304). Perhaps it is hope in the face of despair at the multiplicity of ethnic cleansings past and present. Perhaps Borneman has afforded us the possibility to think...
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Public Culture (1993) 5 (3): 411–429.
Published: 01 September 1993
... Inquiry 18 ( 3 ): 530 -55. Comaroff , J. , and J. L. Comaroff. 1992 . “Of Totemism and Ethnicity.” Pages 49–67 in Ethnography and the Historical Imagination . Boulder, Colo.: Westview. Fraser , N. 1992 . “Rethinking the Public Sphere: A Contribution to the Critique of Actually...
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Public Culture (2003) 15 (1): 181–186.
Published: 01 January 2003
... to Coexistence Steven Sampson n “Reconciliation after Ethnic Cleansing” (Public Culture 14 [spring 2002]: II 281–304), John Borneman stresses that reconciliation requires acknowledging personal loss. Through witnessing, listening, and truth-telling, we can restore trust...
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Public Culture (2003) 15 (1): 149–178.
Published: 01 January 2003
... disorder— including hundreds of poor looters trapped in ransacked lots—and hundreds of women and girls were gang-raped and tortured in these riots. This violence was directed, both systematically and spontaneously, at Indonesians of ethnic...
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Public Culture (2007) 19 (3): 425–432.
Published: 01 September 2007
.... It is in fact a second-class language that makes possible debates on “bilingual education” that are not about all children learning two languages but about some “alien” children gradually unlearning the ethnic oral tongue that, apparently, does not require complex grammar or pho- netic instruction...
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Public Culture (2003) 15 (3): 531–558.
Published: 01 September 2003
... and psychoanalytically informed Bildungsroman Call It Sleep of Henry Roth (1934), or in the autobiography Hunger of Memory: The Education of Richard Rodriguez (1982). 532 Thus we can understand its importance in the contemporary era of heightened Ethnolinguistic ethnic...
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Public Culture (1990) 2 (2): 144–147.
Published: 01 May 1990
... with it but are far from identical to it: terms like immigrant, expatriate, refugee, exile community, ethnic community (are Cuban-Americans a diaspora, an exile community, an ethnicity, or a site for the struggle of groups and discourses claiming these different forms of 'collective identity Diaspora, we...