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Public Culture (2023) 35 (2 (100)): 177–189.
Published: 01 May 2023
...Keller Easterling Abstract In the wake of civil rights struggles, a rural area in Southwest Georgia became a global stage for rehearsing some of the world's most provocative experiments with community and land tenure. An interracial intentional community, a Nation of Islam farm, the first community...
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Public Culture (1989) 2 (1): 146–148.
Published: 01 January 1989
.... Diaspora: A Journal Of Transnational Studies. (Forthcoming: Oxford University Press). Executive Editor: Khachig Tololyan. Development Update: a bi-monthly review of development efforts in India & the Third World. Land Tenure Center, University of Wisconsin, 1300 University Avenue...
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Public Culture (2022) 34 (3 (98)): 333–357.
Published: 01 September 2022
... features of popular economies. This can be seen in the potentialities of ambiguous land tenures that underpin informal land markets, shifting relationships between the legal and illegal, dispossession and infrastructural reorganization, variegated forms of production and reproduction, shifting...
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Public Culture (2016) 28 (2 (79)): 215–235.
Published: 01 May 2016
... Ecology of the Andes? ” NACLA Report on the Americas 42 , no. 2 : 12 – 20 . Binford Leigh . 1985 . “ Political Conflict and Land Tenure in the Mexican Isthmus of Tehuantepec .” Journal of Latin American Studies 17 , no. 2 : 179 – 200 . Boyer Dominic . 2014 . “ Energopower...
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Public Culture (2022) 34 (3 (98)): 409–417.
Published: 01 September 2022
... the Guarani land tenure, and not to privatize the Jaraguá State Park. As of 2021, the state government has not yet fully addressed any of the promises. See Bomfim 2017 . 2. The term Guarani involves an extremely complex multiplicity of nations, collectives, networks, cosmologies and relations...
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Public Culture (2010) 22 (2): v–x.
Published: 01 May 2010
... appeared to inform the division of cere­ monial tasks in the temple. The economic underpinnings of the temple seemed to have much in common with the ideas of gift and land tenure in other South Indian contexts. The temple served...
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Public Culture (2009) 21 (1): 9–19.
Published: 01 January 2009
... homelands, such as those in South Africa, by facilitating the creation of private property, with individual tenure, of communal land and opening vast tracts in the Highlands to capitalist commercial agriculture, making the ownership of land the keystone of the economy. In the postindependence era...
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Public Culture (2008) 20 (1): 97–117.
Published: 01 January 2008
...-century Native Land Court, which intended to turn Maori collective land tenure into individualized and more easily alienable interests. The expansion in this tribunal’s jurisdiction massively increased its importance in mediating dis- putes...
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Public Culture (2013) 25 (2 70): 315–348.
Published: 01 March 2013
..., the government official in charge of land tenure in the district. Bringing up the rear was an ambulance, just in case the people whose homes were slated for demolition put up any especially energetic resistance, as they had done on previous occasions. But this time was different. This was the fifth time...
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Public Culture (2021) 33 (1 (93)): 41–61.
Published: 01 January 2021
.... It also stipulated a number of welfare measures that were to be monitored by a permanent agent-general of the Government of India posted in South Africa. The issue continued to simmer. Bending to massive pressure from white constituencies, the highly discriminatory Asiatic Land Tenure and Indian...
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Public Culture (2024) 36 (1 (102)): 1–4.
Published: 01 January 2024
..., culture, and design. Appropriately, Rao takes up the role in an issue devoted to chronopolitics, or the forms and terrains of time. Rao was an editorial assistant during Carol Breckenridge's tenure. Thus, she inherits the founding ethos and carries it onward through future conversations carried out...
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Public Culture (2000) 12 (3): 627–651.
Published: 01 September 2000
... political power of lower castes—were often results of violent confrontations between lower and upper castes over land tenure, government job quotas, and legal rights. In the late 1980s, building on a century of localized movements towards Hindu nationalism...
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Public Culture (2002) 14 (1): 1–19.
Published: 01 January 2002
... genealogical component, as do other state-mediated dispensations such as inher- itance, child welfare, and taxation. Povinelli gives a provocative parallel reading of two archives—the Australian indigenous people’s claim to land tenure and lesbian, gay, and queer struggles for recognition—to show how...
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Public Culture (2004) 16 (3): 347–372.
Published: 01 September 2004
... to be solved, they are clearly prescriptive. They seek to contribute to policy formulation in fields as varied as community participation, housing, land tenure, service delivery (water, sanitation, roads, electricity, waste removal), local...
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Public Culture (2017) 29 (1 (81)): 79–112.
Published: 01 January 2017
...). 10 Participatory maps and stories about their use were becoming a vehicle of global consciousness of poor people united in a struggle against hierarchical management. Alongside helping activists to influence decisions, participatory maps and processes often led to land tenure and property...
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Public Culture (2002) 14 (1): 21–47.
Published: 01 January 2002
... in relation to urban poverty and con- cerned especially with local and self-organized savings schemes among the very poor. All three organizations, which refer to themselves collectively as the Alliance, are united in their concern with gaining secure tenure of land, adequate and durable housing...
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Public Culture (2012) 24 (3 68): 623–642.
Published: 01 September 2012
... to be a completely different topic, but I see parallels in the Timothy Mitchell approach. How did that article begin? TM: Two things drove me to write that article. I was coming up for tenure in a political science department. The chair, a game theorist, told me Colonising Egypt was not really a work...
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Public Culture (2013) 25 (1 (69)): 115–141.
Published: 01 January 2013
... — has deliberately linked the right to water to the geography of land tenure in Mumbai. Slums deemed to have been formed after January 1, 1995, are considered unrecognized and have, consequently, been totally denied rights to access formal water mains. Official, recognized slum dwellers...
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Public Culture (2002) 14 (3): 515–544.
Published: 01 September 2002
... by George Joffé. New York: Palgrave. Hiel, Betsy. 1995 . Tourism revival in the land of the pharaohs. Arab DataNet (Web publication at www.arabdatanet.com ),2 June. hooks, bell. 1992 . Representing whiteness in the black imagination. In Cultural studies , edited by Lawrence Grossberg, Cary...
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Public Culture (2022) 34 (3 (98)): 437–452.
Published: 01 September 2022
... of recognition,” and instead centering insurgent, community-based solutions to land redistribution and tenure. I then consider how Moms for Housing's call to decommodify housing is rooted in a rejection of the ideological construction of the home as a site of gendered and racial oppression. Following Stefano...