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Public Culture (1 September 2013) 25 (3 (71)): 551–557.
Published: 01 September 2013
...Judith Farquhar; John Kelly This commentary addresses “translation” in two further domains beyond the topics explored in the introduction and the three essays of this dossier: the material logic of physiology in traditional Chinese medicine and the operation of finance in several stages and...
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Public Culture (1 May 1999) 11 (2): 365–385.
Published: 01 May 1999
...Bill Maurer Copyright © 1999 by Duke University Press 1999 Forget Locke? From Proprietor to RisklBearer in New Logics of Finance Bill Maurer Kecent debates on globalization are frequently thin with details of...
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Public Culture (1 January 2012) 24 (1 (66)): 131–155.
Published: 01 January 2012
...Ananya Roy The start of the new millennium has been marked by what may be understood as bottom billion capitalism, an ensemble of practices meant to assimilate the world’s billion or so extreme poor into global circulations of finance. Using the case of microfinance, this essay examines the techno...
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Public Culture (1 September 2012) 24 (3 68): 601–622.
Published: 01 September 2012
...Paul Crosthwaite; Peter Knight; Nicky Marsh This curation project explores visual representations of financial markets. Focusing on phases of upheaval in transatlantic finance extending back to the early eighteenth century, it traces a recurrent interplay among figuration, abstraction, and allegory...
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Public Culture (1 January 2012) 24 (1 (66)): 105–108.
Published: 01 January 2012
... a frontier of profit and accumulation. For example, in my essay on the global microfinance industry and its horizons of financial engineering, I show how the world’s bottom billion are assimilated into global circulations of finance through...
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Public Culture (1 May 2012) 24 (2 (67)): 303–327.
Published: 01 May 2012
... , no. 2 : 173 – 208 . ———. 2011 . Capitalizing on crisis: The political origins of the rise of finance . Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press . Labrousse Camille-Ernest . 1944 . La crise de l’économie française à la fin de l’ancien régime et au début de la Révolution (The...
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Public Culture (1 January 2000) 12 (1): 115–144.
Published: 01 January 2000
..., like that of Suharto’s Indonesia, brought into being together with international finance.1 This essay was first presented as a talk at the Society for Cultural Anthropology meetings in San Francisco in May 1999. A number of colleagues have generously encouraged me to write about Bre- X. Rheana...
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Public Culture (1 September 2002) 14 (3): 493–513.
Published: 01 September 2002
...Julia Elyachar © 2002 by Duke University Press 2002 Julia Elyachar is an assistant professor in the Kevorkian Center for Near Eastern Studies at New York University. Her publications include“Finance internationale, micro-crédit et religion de la société civile en Égypte,” in Critique...
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Public Culture (1 January 2006) 18 (1): 247–248.
Published: 01 January 2006
..., Marieke. 2005. Virtue, Fortune, and Faith: A Genealogy of Finance. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press. Espiritu, Augusto Fauni. 2005. Five Faces of Exile: The Nation and Filipino American Intellectuals. Stanford, Calif.: Stanford University Press. Gopinath, Gayatri. 2005. Impossible...
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Public Culture (1 January 2002) 14 (1): 191–213.
Published: 01 January 2002
... self-reflexive temporal agency that, in concert with mutually created/creating sociocultural phenomena, motivates the circulation of social forms characteristic of the mod- ern. Capital appears in two objectified forms—historically as abstract labor time and surplus value, nowadays as risk and finance...
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Public Culture (1 May 1996) 8 (2): 205–223.
Published: 01 May 1996
... national. And it has largely been conceptualized in terms of the internationalization of capital and then only the upper circuits of capital, notably finance. Introducing cities into an analysis of economic globalization allows us to reconceptualize processes of economic globalization as concrete...
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Public Culture (1 January 2013) 25 (1 (69)): 1–3.
Published: 01 January 2013
... change the course of capitalist development and highlights how aggres- sively states have repressed these movements. Ross shares Standing’s concerns about the inequities of time, and he is particularly concerned about the plight of young Americans who are financing the higher education system by...
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Public Culture (1 May 2006) 18 (2): 271–279.
Published: 01 May 2006
... distinct right- ist groups and positions. The first, which claims to be working toward a “society of ownership,” proposes not so much to reduce public spending as to modify its allocation: they argue that any finances used for the last...
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Public Culture (1 September 2011) 23 (3 (65)): 517–539.
Published: 01 September 2011
... Finance Group at the Institute for Public Knowledge at New York University for many stimulating debates and readings that helped me clarify the ideas in this essay. I am especially grateful to Benjamin Lee (a longtime interlocutor and fellow investigator of many of these problems) and Robert Wosnitzer...
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Public Culture (1 January 2000) 12 (1): 215–232.
Published: 01 January 2000
..., serviced, and financed. It requires that a vast array of highly specialized functions be carried out, that infrastructures be secured, that legislative environ- ments be made and kept hospitable. These requirements need to be produced or secured, even in the case of what we might consider merely the...
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Public Culture (1 May 2009) 21 (2): 245–268.
Published: 01 May 2009
... Bambi Schieffelin, and to Claudio Lomnitz and the Public Culture reviewers for their generous comments and insightful criticisms. Ernest Baskin deserves special appreciation for his research assistance in the worlds of finance theory and anthropology. Siva Arumugam contributed with financial acumen...
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Public Culture (1 May 1993) 5 (2): 297–313.
Published: 01 May 1993
...). During this time, the state financed several big-budgetfilms on the history of the Chinese Communist Party to mark its seventieth anniversary as well as films on other moral-political educational themes. Cinema attendance, which had been on a steady decline (Berry 1991: 115) after the entry...
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Public Culture (1 September 2007) 19 (3): 593–609.
Published: 01 September 2007
... Culture 12 : 627 -51. Harvey, David. 1978 . Class monopoly rent, finance capital and the urban revolution. Regional Studies 8 : 239 -55. Woods, Lebbeus. 1995 . Everyday war. In Mortal city , edited by Peter Lang. New York: Princeton Architectural Press. ____. 1997 . Radical...
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Public Culture (1 January 2010) 22 (1): 7–15.
Published: 01 January 2010
...- cational standards for women, and advocacy for women’s rights. Because there was limited financing for it, space for patients was donated by the Dhaka Medi- cal College hospital, which has grown into a high-rise building with up-to-date facilities, highly trained nurses, certified psychologists, and...
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Public Culture (1 September 2012) 24 (3 68): v–viii.
Published: 01 September 2012
... Southampton. She is the author of Money, Speculation, and Finance in Contem- porary British Fiction (2007). Carol McCusker was for eight years the curator of photography at...