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Public Culture (2002) 14 (3): 557–582.
Published: 01 September 2002
... Smandych. Brookfield, Vt.:Ashgate. Bottomley, Anne. 1996 . Figures in a landscape:Feminist perspectives on law, land, and landscape. In Feminist perspectives on the foundational subjects of law , edited by Anne Bottomley. London: Cavendish. Clark, Eric. 1987 . The rent gap and urban change: Case...
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Public Culture (2016) 28 (2 (79)): 261–289.
Published: 01 May 2016
... scarcity. It revitalizes, in a socioecological and crisis-sensitive form, Manuel Castells’s concept of collective consumption politics, with a focus on housing and land use. The question is how acute crises and longstanding socioecological struggles interact, from above and below. In São Paulo, this...
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Published: 01 September 2015
Figure 5 Army soldier modeling Land Warrior gear in Washington, DC. Photograph source: Skillings 2007 Figure 5. Army soldier modeling Land Warrior gear in Washington, DC. Photograph source: Skillings 2007 More
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Published: 01 May 2016
Figure 1 Infilling of coastal zones. In 1991 the elevation of new land was set to 1.25 meters above the highest-recorded high tide. In 2011 it was raised to 2.25 meters for new construction. Source: Peduzzi, Pascal. 2014 “Sand, Rarer Than One Thinks,” Environmental Development 11, 208–218 More
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Public Culture (2018) 30 (2): 199–220.
Published: 01 May 2018
...Yinon Cohen; Neve Gordon Using Israel’s land-grabbing practices alongside its demographic classifications as a conceptual lens, this article advances two claims: one about biospatial strategies, including the construction of space as a racialized category, and the other historical. The article...
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Public Culture (2013) 25 (3 (71)): 495–522.
Published: 01 September 2013
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Public Culture (2017) 29 (1 (81)): 79–112.
Published: 01 January 2017
...Jo Guldi From the 1970s, international networks spanning New Delhi to the Cree tribes of Canada collaborated in experimenting with many-to-many mapping. Their work generated techniques for the participatory management of land use that preceded the creation of the many-to-many map online and, in...
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Public Culture (2010) 22 (1): 7–15.
Published: 01 January 2010
...Pallavi Govindnathan This essay defines the spread of acid attacks in South Asia and other regions, where disputes over land, inheritances, dowries, and declined marriage proposals often arouse greed and jealousy and lead to violence. Acid attacks are profoundly vicious crimes, the more so because...
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Public Culture (2017) 29 (3 (83)): 481–492.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Harel Shapira Harel Shapira interviews Arlie Hochschild about her recent book Strangers in Their Own Land . They discuss the contemporary right wing—who they are, what they believe, and how we can and should study and write about them. Copyright © 2017 Duke University Press 2017 Arlie...
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Public Culture (2020) 32 (3 (92)): 465–490.
Published: 01 September 2020
... troubling contradictions in the “postwork” landscape, such as a deeper investment in private and individualized labor, an unstable relationship to land ownership, and a neoliberal retrenchment into a family-based organization of labor. Neo-homesteading, it is argued, makes visible both the radical and the...
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Public Culture (2016) 28 (2 (79)): 193–214.
Published: 01 May 2016
...Colin Jerolmack; Nina Berman This photo-essay examines how the leasing of private and public land for shale gas extraction (“fracking”) in Pennsylvania has initiated a “tragedy of the commons” in historically communal locales, degrading common-pool resources and weakening long-standing norms of...
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Public Culture (2016) 28 (2 (79)): 359–387.
Published: 01 May 2016
...Liz Koslov Retreat, or relocating people and unbuilding land in places vulnerable to flooding and sea level rise, remains on the fringes of conversations about climate change adaptation. Yet already people throughout the world are moving away from the water en masse. Many more want to move but lack...
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Published: 01 January 2017
Figure 4 Illustrations in Robert Ardrey’s The Territorial Imperative (1966: 2, 117), contrasting the gloominess of urban density (top) with the virtuousness of rural land ownership (bottom) Figure 4. Illustrations in Robert Ardrey’s The Territorial Imperative (1966: 2, 117), contrasting the More
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Public Culture (2021) 33 (1 (93)): 9.
Published: 01 January 2021
... industrial collapse. Historically it has been inseparable, culturally and psychically, from exploitative, industrial coal extraction. The mines not only extracted coal but eviscerated the landscape and its population. My work is an investigation of what it means to live in the Anthracite region now, a “land...
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Public Culture (2009) 21 (1): 9–19.
Published: 01 January 2009
...: The Kenyatta and Moi States and the Triumph of the System in the 1992 Election (Oxford: Currey, 1998). 11. For accounts of earlier conflicts, see Jacqueline Klopp, “Can Moral Ethnicity Trump Political Tribalism? The Struggle for Land...
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Public Culture (1991) 4 (1): 141–142.
Published: 01 January 1991
..., and recreating a vanished glory with fragments of inherited lore. Suddenly, bird-droppings land on my welling patriotism. I stand here, leaning hard against the wind, while a lone flower in a hedge Public Cdnm 141 Vol. 4...
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Public Culture (1988) 1 (1): 58–61.
Published: 01 January 1988
... craters that the airplane, landing, had shown: like giant anthills or like the extravagant towers of a fairy tale, on the level surfaces of which houses clung in clusters - in the lounge of the airport building, when I saw the faces of the short, plump girls behind the counter and saw the fresh...
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Public Culture (1999) 11 (1): 19–48.
Published: 01 January 1999
... v. the State of Queens- land (1992) and The Wik Peoples v. the State of Queensland (1996), the Australian High Court ruled that the concept of native title was not inconsistent with the prin- ciples of the Australian common law (Mabo) and that the granting of a pastoral lease did not necessarily...
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Public Culture (2018) 30 (1): 61–84.
Published: 01 January 2018
... karst mountains are routinely held to be the cause of the province’s marginal status in China. The lack of plains makes the province unsuitable for large-scale mechanized agriculture. The land can only be farmed manually and by working animals. When the son of the Wang family and I were taking turns...
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Public Culture (2016) 28 (2 (79)): 215–235.
Published: 01 May 2016
... will deprive them of their land and livelihood. We wish to underscore that the commitment Mexico has made to climate remediation is laudable, especially given that the country was never compelled to do so by any international protocol. In their ambitious plan to address climate harm, however, Mexican...