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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
... as “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...
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Public Culture (2022) 34 (2 (97)): 195–217.
Published: 01 May 2022
..., but that it stakes a claim for the ethical virtue of exposure and vulnerability. That these viral commonwealths apprehend not exactly Covid itself, but the risk of infection, as a figure for the historicity of Blackness under the necropolitics of medical apartheid and social death. In order to stage...
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Public Culture (2020) 32 (1): 133–162.
Published: 01 January 2020
... of noxious air by citing a WHO (2013 : 6) report noting that air pollution exposure causes “reversible deficit in lung function as well as chronically reduced lung growth rate and a deficit in long-term lung function.” Vardhaman daily orders also adopt language from a Swiss study on air pollution and lung...
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Public Culture (2021) 33 (3 (95)): 289–303.
Published: 01 September 2021
... the potential to be a connective force drawing together multiple points of exposure and vulnerability specific to Black experiences, and also marginalization and bodily precarity among those not racialized as Black.” 9. As Alexander Liebman, Kevon Rhiney, and Rob Wallace ( 2020 : 331) argue, “ ‘I can't...
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Public Culture (2020) 32 (1): 185–213.
Published: 01 January 2020
... from the need to develop their photos immediately on exposure. This technological innovation paved the way for the entire outsourcing of the development process, which simplified the required skills for picture production to mere photographing, making the practice far more available and widespread...
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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 (2016) 28 (3 (80)): 443–445.
Published: 01 September 2016
... the 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
... and deploy contact-tracing applications, namely technology companies, on the one hand, and governments, on the other. Technology companies benefit because public-health interventions are made to depend on privately owned devices. For instance, the exposure-notification system developed by Google and Apple...
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Public Culture (2020) 32 (3 (92)): 491–512.
Published: 01 September 2020
... in an open casket, allowing it to be photographed in order to expose the hidden materiality of racism. The maternal memoir as an act of exposure and the politics of the exposure of black pain as the centerpiece of a black political agenda are made to narratively intersect here: unspeakable things will here...
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Public Culture (2004) 16 (1): 97–118.
Published: 01 January 2004
... 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 language in daily life. This is a fundamental fact about language learning...
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Public Culture (1995) 7 (3): 657–675.
Published: 01 September 1995
..., 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 the impartial spectator includes: Macfie (1967); Raphael (1975...
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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 resisters’ distrust...
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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...
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Public Culture (2014) 26 (3 (74)): 469–500.
Published: 01 September 2014
... positions of the former and the latter. Here epistemology and espionage became as one. Knowledge became exposure of what was hidden: a project originating from and structured by paranoia as well as reason, or, perhaps more precisely, reason employed in paranoia’s service (see Sedgwick 2003 ). What...
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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 (2021) 33 (2 (94)): 161–191.
Published: 01 May 2021
... on Youtube. www.maskbook.org. Copyright 2021 by Duke University Press 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...
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Public Culture (1990) 3 (1): 145–153.
Published: 01 January 1990
.... And 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. Here I...
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Public Culture (2017) 29 (2 (82)): 287–309.
Published: 01 May 2017
... encounter that goes horribly wrong, producing multiple forms of forbidden 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...