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Public Culture (2016) 28 (3 (80)): 593–616.
Published: 01 September 2016
... was caught off guard. 2016 Central America gangs illicit economies violence September 9, 2011. Zone 8, Guatemala City . It’s 2:00 a.m. For the past several hours I have been hanging with Tommy and his workers in his carpentry shop. 1 Tommy maintains a number of small businesses—this shop...
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Public Culture (2004) 16 (3): 407–429.
Published: 01 September 2004
... to generate ambiguous interfaces. These include interfaces between supposedly discrete groups, between illicit activity and legitimate investment, and between inner-city Johannesburg as an increasingly well-known site of the drug economy and other...
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Public Culture (2011) 23 (2): 471–480.
Published: 01 May 2011
... and economy as global technologies and Gandhi's travels with them. At the same time, addiction named Gandhi's condemnation of modern civilization and its slavish relation to technology and futurity. This would be counteracted not with an easy cure but by recasting law and economy as tools and habits of self...
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Public Culture (2012) 24 (2 (67)): 385–419.
Published: 01 May 2012
... fracturing the public; expose discrimination but refuse integration. They test the limits of the democratization process by simultaneously expanding the openness of the democratic public sphere while challenging it with transgressive actions ranging from the mildly illicit to the criminal. Copyright 2012...
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Public Culture (2017) 29 (3 (83)): 493–514.
Published: 01 September 2017
... is that the image tends to overshadow most everything else—in ways that keep users such as Carlos locked up for months, sometimes for years. Shifts in US interdiction efforts have dramatically increased the availability of illicit drugs in Guatemala. In 2004, 10 percent of the cocaine produced in the Andes...
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Public Culture (2015) 27 (3 (77)): 513–532.
Published: 01 September 2015
... these sources housed in different locations. SM: That’s a good segue to talking about your research methods. Would you give an example of a time when a source transformed your thinking about a topic? JRW: But as other historians go farther and farther afield, linking politics, economy, and social...
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Public Culture (2013) 25 (2 70): 249–260.
Published: 01 March 2013
...Harel Shapira This essay explores the ways residents in southern Arizona are experiencing and responding to the militarization of the United States – Mexico border. By focusing on the local level, the essay examines an emergent border politics that focuses neither on immigrants nor the economy...
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Public Culture (2005) 17 (1): 153–180.
Published: 01 January 2005
... of Business at the University of Cape Town and studies economic globalization, democratic theory, and traditional leadership in South Africa. His publications include The Left Unraveled: SocialDemocracy and the New Left Challenge in Britain and West Germany (1991) and The Global Economy and Democracy...
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Public Culture (2021) 33 (2 (94)): 151–160.
Published: 01 May 2021
... . 2013 . Life as Politics: How Ordinary People Change the Middle East . Stanford, CA : Stanford University Press . Benjamin Solomon . 2008 . “ Occupancy Urbanism: Radicalising Politics and Economy beyond Policy and Programs .” International Journal of Urban and Regional Research 32...
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Public Culture (2004) 16 (3): 521–531.
Published: 01 September 2004
.... For authorities, the way to deal with Kliptown—site of activities marginal and illicit—was to simply ignore it. Kliptown still does not exist, at least not officially. On maps, it appears as a loose grouping of portions of the Klipriviersoog farm. Freedom Square is a col- lection of small, vacant properties...
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Public Culture (2018) 30 (1): 19–34.
Published: 01 January 2018
... be called illicit appearance . This observation puts the project of black aesthetics, which calls for the valuing of black life, in a collision course with Euromodern thought. By way of a recent comparison, #BlackLivesMatter placed itself in a semiological battle with governing norms of signification...
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Public Culture (2001) 13 (2): 267–292.
Published: 01 May 2001
... 28 : 53 -64. Fassin, Didier. 1988 . Illicit sale of pharmaceuticals in Africa: Sellers and clients in the suburbs of Dakar. Tropical and Geographical Medicine 40 : 166 -70. Foster, S. D. 1991 . Supply and use of essential drugs in sub-Saharan Africa. Social Science and Medicine 32...
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Public Culture (1995) 7 (2): 353–402.
Published: 01 May 1995
... of the New York Academy of Sciences . 1992 . Vol. 645. Appadurai , A. 1990 . “Disjuncture and Difference in the Global Cultural Economy.” Public Culture 2 ( 2 ): 1 -24. Appadurai , A. 1991 . “Global Ethnoscapes: Notes and Queries for a Transnational Anthropology.” In R. Fox, ed...
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Public Culture (2022) 34 (1 (96)): 9–19.
Published: 01 January 2022
... devices as edge-zone frontiers. I refer to the circulating scarified bodies of migrants and asylum seekers and to African American “citizens” whose inherent fugitivity must be seen to be mastered through police and penal immobilization, both murderous and bureaucratic. All these illicit figures personify...
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Public Culture (2010) 22 (2): 223–236.
Published: 01 May 2010
.../ps/mclagan.htm . ——— 2005 . Circuits of suffering. PoLAR: Political and Legal Anthropology Review 28 : 223 –39. Miller, Daniel. 1998 . Conclusion: A theory of virtualism. In Virtualism: A new political economy , edited by James Carrier and Daniel Miller. Oxford: Berg. Moeller, Susan D...
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Public Culture (2000) 12 (2): 291–343.
Published: 01 May 2000
.... 1990 . Disjuncture and difference in the global cultural economy. Public Culture 2 : 1 -24. ———. Forthcoming. Spectral housing and urban cleansing: Notes on millennial Mumbai. Cosmopolitanism, special issue, Public Culture 12 (fall 2000 ). Apter, Andrew. 1999 . IBB = 419: Nigerian...
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Public Culture (1994) 7 (1): 249–274.
Published: 01 January 1994
...Rosemary J. Coombe; Paul Stoller Copyright © 1994 by The University of Chicago 1994 Literature Cited Appadurai , Arjun . 1990. “Disjuncture and Difference in the Global Cultural Economy.” Public Culture 2 ( 2 ): 1 -24. Appadurai , Arjun . 1991. “Global Ethnoscapes...
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Public Culture (2000) 12 (1): 93–113.
Published: 01 January 2000
... Bowl of Youth” in Fin de Siècle Urban China Zhang Zhen T wo popular mantras perhaps best capture the fin de siècle frenzy and anxiety of the market economy and consumerist China: xiahai (plunging into the ocean), meaning going...
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Public Culture (2022) 34 (1 (96)): 123–146.
Published: 01 January 2022
... and familiarity, inscribing the dominant and the dominated within the same episteme ” (emphasis is in the original). This explains why corruption is often seen as woven into the very fabric of the African polity (Chabal and Daloz 1999 ), a view reinforced by political and moral economies in which the spoils...
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Public Culture (2006) 18 (2): 383–412.
Published: 01 May 2006
...: Schocken. ____. 1989 . N [Re the theory of knowledge, theory of progress]. In Benjamin: Philosophy, aesthetics, history , edited by Gary Smith, 43 -83. Chicago: University of Chicago Press. Brundenius, Claes. 2002 . Whither the Cuban economy after recovery? The reform process, upgrading...