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Public Culture (2016) 28 (3 (80)): 519–539.
Published: 01 September 2016
...Shannon Cram This article explores the politics of permissible exposure for US nuclear workers. I argue that despite recent efforts to improve regulations for occupational radiation protection, the federal government has been unable to solve the fundamental paradox of nuclear safety: that some...
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Public Culture (1999) 11 (3): 428–430.
Published: 01 September 1999
...Laura L. Letinsky Copyright © 1999 by Duke University Press 1999 Public Culture Self-Exposure(s): The Photographs of Tabata Hideomi Laura L. Letinsky Viewing Tabata-san’s photograph of himself folded snugly into a narrow...
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Public Culture (2020) 32 (1): 45–75.
Published: 01 January 2020
... “climate refugees”—running from climate stress. These emigrants and their families, however, rarely mention the weather as a cause of their plight at home or their decisions to leave. They are fleeing abusive policies, exposure to markets, debt peonage, failures of social security systems and a sense of...
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Public Culture (2020) 32 (1): 133–162.
Published: 01 January 2020
... Sloterdijk (2009 : 16) frames “atmoterrorism” as a mode of chemical war by which an attacker threatens an enemy via “direct immersion in an unlivable milieu for a sufficiently long period of time,” I suggest adopting this term to describe the slow, accretive death of long-term particulate exposure. Just as...
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Public Culture (2016) 28 (3 (80)): 443–445.
Published: 01 September 2016
... violence and the intimacy of extortion in Guatemala; through a study of Gezi Park we come to better understand property regimes in Turkey; and we discover how US nuclear workers are certain to experience exposure and why such injuries and harms are both normalized and justified. In the first Forum...
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Public Culture (2021) 33 (2 (94)): 137–147.
Published: 01 May 2021
... of their profession or socioeconomic background, cannot avoid exposure. The poor are doubly suspect in this scheme: less likely to be able to participate in contact tracing, they are at the same time more likely to contract the disease; thus invisibility is increasingly associated with...
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Public Culture (2020) 32 (3 (92)): 491–512.
Published: 01 September 2020
... respectability and discourses of black (in)humanity and injury, leaving openings for other understandings of black political being and becoming. Tell the Truth and Shame the Devil reveals its politics not through the veil of respectability but through radical exposure. It weaves a complicated narrative of...
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Public Culture (2015) 27 (3 (77)): 419–425.
Published: 01 September 2015
... of contemporary vaccine resistance has been so vehement. The recent outbreak of measles in children, linked to exposure at Disneyland, has led to widespread denunciation of parents who have not fully vaccinated their children. The criticism has emphasized two themes in particular: vaccine...
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Public Culture (2020) 32 (1): 185–213.
Published: 01 January 2020
... 50,547 pages of emails from former US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton that were made public by WikiLeaks during her 2016 presidential run ( WikiLeaks 2017 ). It should be noted, however, that such exposures are also liable to violate privacy rights in ways that put individuals at risk, as was the case...
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Public Culture (1996) 8 (2): 389–405.
Published: 01 May 1996
... commonplace that the January 1903 issue of McCZurej. inaugu- rated a “literature of exposure” that Theodore Roosevelt would later label “muck- raking .”2 The issue contained three long articles: S teffens’s second piece on munic- ipal corruption...
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Public Culture (2004) 16 (1): 97–118.
Published: 01 January 2004
... level, depends not only on constant motivation and investment on behalf of the learner but also on (1) the constant exposure to the target language in the speakers’ immediate physical environment, especially in the education system; and (2) the constant practical necessity of actively using the...
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Public Culture (1995) 7 (3): 657–675.
Published: 01 September 1995
... figures in Smith as publicity idealized, omniscient, and omnipresent. In this way it prefigures the idea of panoptical inspection in Bentham, of exposure in James Mill, and of public discussion in John Stuart Mill. l7 Smith draws upon ancient metaphors of 15. Scholarship on the notion of...
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Public Culture (2010) 22 (2): 293–308.
Published: 01 May 2010
...’ ability to block their vision and still provide a solid ground on which their gazes can latch. The wall functions like a modernist flat surface: it reflexively attests to the relationship among the barrier (the subject), the process of exposure (the creation of the image on the flat plain of the...
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Public Culture (1992) 5 (1): 67–74.
Published: 01 January 1992
...- tained. No accident, then, that the improvised exposure of that commande- ment will force the defilement of the law through its feminization, and the law will re-erect its own force through the defiling figuration of the femi- nine. And yet the way in which the cornmandement is articulated...
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Public Culture (1990) 3 (1): 145–153.
Published: 01 January 1990
... this might be really weird, but I do want to have children. And I think, what would it be like if we can’t have children ’cause he got too much radiation exposure? Sometimes it bothers me that I worry he’s gotten too much radiation. But he says that he’s pretty safe-hasn’t had that much...
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Public Culture (2017) 29 (2 (82)): 287–309.
Published: 01 May 2017
... exposure: the exposure of secret complicity, the exposure of animal violence, the exposure of human flesh. This obscene scenario, laced with pleasurable violence, is also at the heart of the case study with which I will close, another Tilikum-induced fatality, this time involving the curious figure of...
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Public Culture (2021) 33 (2 (94)): 161–191.
Published: 01 May 2021
... 2021 domestic life biopolitics STS Fraught feelings about fibrous filters are on the rise in homes across the People's Republic of China, as people there reach for old and new ways to limit exposures to and cleanse themselves of the unwanted. Teleologies of purity are hardly new in this...
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Public Culture (2006) 18 (2): 265–269.
Published: 01 May 2006
... issues. In this mutually beneficial arrangement, the newly minted celebrity intellectuals added value and prestige to the television networks, which, in turn, enhanced the celebrity value of intellectuals by their repeated public exposure...
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Public Culture (2010) 22 (2): 217–222.
Published: 01 May 2010
... moment of exposure and exhibition; the meaning of the image relies on the proof of what it has recorded at a given moment and on what it has been unable to show us since it was made.” To document the deliberate attempt to phase...
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Public Culture (2011) 23 (2): 269–274.
Published: 01 May 2011
... few of the sufferers died of exposure, he was hard- ­hearted enough (main nirday hun) not to be deflected from his course by such events. The whole struggle had to be lifted to the political plane; mere humanitarian relief was not...