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Public Culture (1996) 8 (2): 329–354.
Published: 01 May 1996
...Michel Wievioka Copyright © 1996 by The University of Chicago 1996 Violence, Culture and Democracy: A European Perspective Michel Wieviorka U rban terrorism, perpetrated by sects...
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Public Culture (1996) 8 (2): 355–376.
Published: 01 May 1996
.... “Contemporary Citizenship and Plurality.” Paper presented at the workshop on “Citizenship and Plurality” at the Joint Sessions of the European Consortium for Political Research, Leiden University, April 2 -7. Is European Citizenship Possible...
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Public Culture (2006) 18 (1): 11–14.
Published: 01 January 2006
...Nilüfer Göle © 2006 by Duke University Press 2006 Islam Resetting the European Agenda? Nilüfer Göle The European project is undergoing a radical change in its encounter with Islam. It is not by chance that...
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Public Culture (1998) 10 (2): 397–416.
Published: 01 May 1998
...Jürgen Habermas; Ciaran Cronin Copyright © 1998 by Duke University Press 1998 The European Nation-State: On the Past and Future of Sovereignty and Citizenship Jürgen Habermas...
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Public Culture (2020) 32 (1): 45–75.
Published: 01 January 2020
... hopelessness in a world where they never expect to have a dignified role in their families or communities. Casting them as climate refugees occludes the multiple forces that lead them to emigrate and diverts attention from potential responses. This casting mobilizes, thus validating, European xenophobia to...
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Public Culture (2016) 28 (1 (78)): 89–111.
Published: 01 January 2016
...Claudio E. Benzecry Claudio E. Benzecry talks with José Emilio Burucúa about how perspective in South American art differed from European models; the role of images in historiographical analysis; how the myth of Ulysses has been represented throughout history; and how European modernity can be...
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Public Culture (2010) 22 (3): 487–505.
Published: 01 September 2010
...Éric Fassin; Judith Surkis A public scandal that followed the 2005 exhibition of Tanja Ostojić's remake of Courbet's L'origine du monde revealed the contemporary sexual politics of the European Union. This essay analyzes how what was at stake in this “obscenity” was not the sex but rather the...
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Public Culture (2010) 22 (3): 557–581.
Published: 01 September 2010
...Rita Chin A striking aspect of contemporary European debates about immigrants is the focus on the Muslim woman as the key figure through which objections to Islamic cultural difference have been articulated. This article traces how sexual politics became central to German public debates about guest...
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Public Culture (2010) 22 (3): 583–603.
Published: 01 September 2010
... and national pride. The essay looks at angry responses to the three resolutions against homophobia issued by the European parliament in this period, comments on the relevance of the gay/Jew analogy to Poland's debates on sexual tolerance, and examines an incident of March 2008, when Poland's president...
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Public Culture (2011) 23 (1): 1–18.
Published: 01 January 2011
... European venue is symptomatic of disagreement about the status of French colonial history and the category of race in the construction of contemporary national narratives. The varied and conflicting understandings of both postcolonial studies and the nature of empires entail fierce disagreement over the...
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Public Culture (2016) 28 (3 (80)): 457–473.
Published: 01 September 2016
... hypervisible in the European public sphere. The article starts by tracing the roles of visibility and invisibility in constituting the “ideal refugee” (and the concomitant figure of the “a-refugee”), before turning to refugee-refugee humanitarianism as an invisible form of Southern-led (rather than Northern...
Published: 01 January 2017
Figure 4 A stylized mapping of human migratory movement across the earth, produced as part of the European Research Council program Environmental Factors in the Chronology of Human Evolution and Dispersal. Figure 4. A stylized mapping of human migratory movement across the earth, produced as More
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Public Culture (1993) 6 (1): 31–39.
Published: 01 January 1993
... for rejecting this binary opposition is that it is a product of essentializing thought, one found in all societies: "The kind of essentializing procedure which Said associates exclusively with 'the West' is by no means a trait of the European alone; any number of Muslims routinely draw...
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Public Culture (2012) 24 (2 (67)): 239–247.
Published: 01 May 2012
... tended toward homogenization, based on a syncretic but identifi- ably Roman culture, the enticing rights of Roman citizenship, and, eventually, Christianity as a state religion. Empires developed variants on these two ideal types; some, like the Ottoman and the Russian, combined them. European...
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Public Culture (2021) 33 (2 (94)): 219.
Published: 01 May 2021
... even the ability to sacrifice his own father. He was held up as an ideal moral figure by Gandhi, who repudiated the European and, indeed, monotheistic privileging of adult males as free agents capable of exercising moral and political judgment. Instead he focused on the way in which children's lack of...
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Public Culture (2009) 21 (3): 441–450.
Published: 01 September 2009
... other Europeans, Benjamin had been driven away from several homes in the 1930s: from Berlin to Paris, from Paris to southern France, and from Vichy France into Spain. Having managed to hike along an unofficial route into Spain, only to encounter fresh dif- ficulties with visas and other papers...
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Public Culture (2021) 33 (1 (93)): 115–128.
Published: 01 January 2021
... communities, new economies, and new forms of governance? We cannot take on this problem in all its manifestations here, but let us return to the museum, to ask whether its imperial history can be redeemed by some new form of planetary imagination. The European museum is an institution of empire...
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Public Culture (2009) 21 (2): 433–434.
Published: 01 May 2009
... (1994). She has also written several essays on urban culture and the inventions of the self in literature and visual culture. Daniel Monterescu is an assistant professor of sociology and anthropology at Cen- tral European University, Budapest, and is Marie Curie Research Fellow at the European...
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Public Culture (2020) 32 (2 (91)): 363–374.
Published: 01 May 2020
... Songs of Homer: A Study of Words and Myths . Oxford : Clarendon Press . Costelloe M. Joseph . 1954 . Review of The Discovery of the Mind: The Greek Origins of European Thought, by Bruno Snell . Classical Bulletin 30 : 59 . Dodds E. R. 1951 . The Greeks and the Irrational...
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Public Culture (2007) 19 (2): 233–237.
Published: 01 May 2007
... the head of the State of Vatican, “created Europe and remains the foundation of what can rightly be called Europe.” Christianity is European, just as Europe is Christian. The political implications are obvious, if one recalls the...