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Public Culture (1 May 2008) 20 (2): 173–175.
Published: 01 May 2008
.... This is, very recognizably, a national form, though it is now — more patently than ever — produced in, from, and for an international system. This volume concludes with a haunting essay on the persecution of the Left in Greece, by Neni...
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Public Culture (1 May 2008) 20 (2): 395–421.
Published: 01 May 2008
...Neni Panourgiá Copyright 2008 by Duke University Press 2008 Desert Islands: Ransom of Humanity Neni Panourgiá Modern Greece has had a rather “idiosyncratic history,” as the first Greek Nobel laureate...
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Public Culture (1 January 2009) 21 (1): 211–214.
Published: 01 January 2009
... University Press. Dmaskos, Dmitris, and Dmitris Platzos, eds. 2008. A Singular Antiquity: Archae- ology and Hellenic Identity in Twentieth-Century Greece. Athens: Benaki Museum. Ermakoff, Ivan. 2008. Ruling Oneself Out: A Theory of Collective Abdications. Durham, N.C.: Duke University Press...
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Public Culture (1 September 2012) 24 (3 68): 447–449.
Published: 01 September 2012
... booming, experts are begin- ning to warn that the bubble might burst. In Europe, Greece and Portugal are teetering on the edge of financial ruin. Spain is in a deep depression, with unem- ployment approaching 25 percent and youth unemployment above 50 percent. The media report that individual...
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Public Culture (1 January 2001) 13 (1): 13–22.
Published: 01 January 2001
... reduced bunch of possible propositions that make up an “age.” If this is so, then the construction and translation of something called “Greece” gave us something called “Europe,” you will agree? Even the Dialectic 13. Karl Marx, Capital: A Critique of Political...
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Public Culture (1 September 2012) 24 (3 68): 451–456.
Published: 01 September 2012
... continued to apply to Western society.4 That is to say, in the fashion of Bruno Latour, we have never been democratic. It is hard to argue with this when we see Greece, home of the purported Western tradition of which so much was made during...
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Public Culture (1 May 2004) 16 (2): 339–346.
Published: 01 May 2004
.... Lanham, Md.: Lexington. Rose, Martha L. 2003. The Staff of Oedipus: Transforming Disability in Ancient Greece. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press. Rothfels, Nigel, ed. 2002. Representing Animals. Bloomington: Indiana Univer- sity Press. Royster, Francesca T. 2003. Becoming Cleopatra: The...
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Public Culture (1 January 1997) 10 (1): 215–223.
Published: 01 January 1997
... . Gourgouris , Stathis . Dream Nation: Enlightenment, Colonialization, and the Institution of Modern Greece . Stanford: Stanford University Press, 1996 . Griggers , Camilla . Becoming-Woman . Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 1997 . Grossberg , Lawrence . Bringing It All Back...
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Public Culture (1 January 1993) 6 (1): 55–64.
Published: 01 January 1993
... Orientalist discourse: a single formation called Orientalism seems to occur in the entire history of Western knowledge from ancient Greece to the present-day American university. This criticism is not, of course, new; it was made by several reviewers...
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Public Culture (1 September 2000) 12 (3): 721–748.
Published: 01 September 2000
... originates temporally in Greece and moves northwest of the Mediterranean to the North Atlantic. In the second narrative, the West is defined by the modern world that originated with the Renaissance and with the expansion of capitalism...
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Public Culture (1 September 2018) 30 (3): 413–439.
Published: 01 September 2018
... by officials, militias, criminals, and smugglers who lock them up, enslave them, and extort them or their families ( Achtnich 2017 ), while in Greece, some Syrians stuck in camps in 2016 called themselves “products” with a (political or financial) price on their head as Turkey and European Union (EU...
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Public Culture (1 January 1988) 1 (1): 65–92.
Published: 01 January 1988
..., NY 10158, USA. RESEARCH TNTE,RESTS: Southern European culture and politics, particularly Greece. RELEVANT PUBLICATIONS: "State and Society in Modem Greece." Bufiefirz of the Society for the Study of Modern Greek Culture 6 (1984): 62-76 (In Greek). "Greek Political Culture...
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Public Culture (1 January 2014) 26 (1 (72)): 3–11.
Published: 01 January 2014
... institution’s reference librarians for verification; no book in our libraries contained this information, but she was tireless in working to confirm that the transnationally crowd-sourced content was accurate. She did so by checking with her counterparts at research universities in Egypt, Greece, Iran, China...
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Public Culture (1 March 2013) 25 (2 70): 261–271.
Published: 01 March 2013
... Conclusion The story of chakara and its role in the life of the cidade is not unique to Mozam- bique. Throughout history, firewood has been central to the rise of cities. Classical Athens (Greece) only grew into a city because people in the...
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Public Culture (1 September 2009) 21 (3): 441–450.
Published: 01 September 2009
... war too was the real thing. The people murdered and displaced in Spain — or, for that matter, in places like Greece and Yugoslavia — are no less historically sig- nificant than their central and western European counterparts. 8...
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Public Culture (1 January 2013) 25 (1 (69)): 65–84.
Published: 01 January 2013
... capsules in case the Nazis were not stopped in Greece. SK: You spent your earliest years as a German Jewish refugee living in Istan- bul. What language was spoken in your household? Do you have memories of an Istanbul...
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Public Culture (1 January 2007) 19 (1): 1–22.
Published: 01 January 2007
... (Portugal, Spain, and Greece) and Latin America, was followed by the recuperation and restoration of democracies that had withered and broken down in the postcolony, and culmi- nated in the democratization of Eastern Europe and the Soviet...
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Public Culture (1 January 1996) 9 (1): 33–54.
Published: 01 January 1996
.... Caracas: Fundación Bigott. Herzfeld , Michael . 1982. Ours Once More: Folklore, Ideology, and the Making of Modern Greece. Austin: University of Texas Press. Hobsbawm , Eric , and Terence Ranger, eds. 1983. The Invention of Tradition. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press...
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Public Culture (1 May 2019) 31 (2): 235–259.
Published: 01 May 2019
... suitcase toward Turkey’s coast. The former sociology-department chair at the city’s Nisantasi [Nişantaşı] University narrowly escaped the nation’s looming dragnet. ‘Authorities had already begun questioning colleagues at the airports,’ said Dr. Mutluer, a Western-leaning liberal who took a ferry to Greece...
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Public Culture (1 May 1996) 8 (2): 377–388.
Published: 01 May 1996
.... My first act in Italy was to stretch out my hand and beg. Thus I was able to buy myself some food and a train ticket to join a cousin in Milan. 385 Now however, the war in the Balkans has stopped the flow, but they told me A Moroccan Migration that in Greece, or maybe Albania, you can...