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Public Culture (2018) 30 (2): 305–327.
Published: 01 May 2018
...Jessa Lingel Mobility is a defining feature of postindustrial, globalized societies. In critical theory, models of institutional mobility emphasize large corporations colonizing local economies, but what about smaller and more street-based forms of institutional movement? This essay looks...
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Public Culture (2000) 12 (2): 423–452.
Published: 01 May 2000
... and Autochthony: The Seesaw of Mobility and Belonging Peter Geschiere and Francis Nyamnjoh Astriking aspect of recent developments in Africa is that democratization seems to trigger a general obsession...
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Public Culture (2001) 13 (3): 459–484.
Published: 01 September 2001
... vagrancy:Wordsworth and the simulation of freedom . New York: Cambridge University Press. Oedel, David G. 1997 . The legacy of Jim Crow in Macon,Georgia. In Just transportation: Dismantling race and class barriers to mobility , edited by Robert D. Bullard and Glenn S. Johnson. Stony Creek, Conn.: New Society...
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Public Culture (2003) 15 (2): 295–322.
Published: 01 May 2003
...Sarah S. Lochlann Jain © 2003 by Duke University Press 2003 Sarah S. Lochlann Jain is an assistant professor of cultural anthropology at Stanford University. Recent publications include “Urban Errands: The Meaning of Mobility” ( Journal of Consumer Culture ,November 2002). Currently she...
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Public Culture (1999) 11 (3): 527–555.
Published: 01 September 1999
...Radhika Viyas Mongia Copyright © 1999 by Duke University Press 1999 Race, Nationality, Mobility: A History of the Passport Radhika Viyas Mongia In a sense, every modern nation is a product...
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Public Culture (2006) 18 (1): 93–110.
Published: 01 January 2006
...Moishe Postone © 2006 by Duke University Press 2006 a n t i c a p i ta l i s m , x e n o p h o b i a , i m p e r i a l i s m History and Helplessness: Mass Mobilization and Contemporary Forms...
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Public Culture (2006) 18 (2): 281–300.
Published: 01 May 2006
...Charles Taylor Duke University Press 2006 S E C U L A R I S M : G E N E A L O G I E S A N D P O L I T I C S Religious Mobilizations Charles Taylor For those who see secularism as part of modernity...
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Public Culture (1992) 4 (2): 101–126.
Published: 01 May 1992
...- cratic institutions came to seem precarious and infinitely manipulable. Here I would like to address the role of the mass media in the mobilization of public opinion. What explains the sudden shift by which the American public went from agonizing division to apparently seamless unity, and what...
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Public Culture (2017) 29 (1 (81)): 53–78.
Published: 01 January 2017
.... The detailed study of mobility and stasis, as well as other material asymmetries of research, can enable more imaginative maps and more heterogeneous passages for the production of knowledge. 2017 colonialism digital technology maps Palestine West Bank To some, maps are an ultimate expression...
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Public Culture (2017) 29 (2 (82)): 385–414.
Published: 01 May 2017
... is shrinking and control over its use has tightened considerably through zero-tolerance policing, growing surveillance, privatization, and gentrification. It argues that significant developments in digital media (e.g., the spread of mobile devices, photo sharing, blogging, and social networking sites) have...
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Public Culture (2020) 32 (3 (92)): 539–565.
Published: 01 September 2020
... representations of time in occupied Kashmir, this article examines how each calendar mobilized narratives about the past, present, and future in Kashmir, narratives that were negotiated through competing gendered images of youth via rhetorics of ability and disability. The article takes up the tensions between...
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Public Culture (2021) 33 (2 (94)): 239–259.
Published: 01 May 2021
... future, helping the neoliberal state buy time. Advocates of disaster preparedness in Japan and Chile accept that state actors will not come immediately to the rescue. Playful methods mobilize children and their families to take responsibility for their own survival through the subjunctive work...
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Public Culture (2021) 33 (2 (94)): 151–160.
Published: 01 May 2021
... to a different “mathematics” of combination. Here the ways in which different economic practices, demeanors, behavioral tactics, forms of social organization, territory, and mobility intersect and detach, coalesce into enduring cultures of inhabitation or proliferate as momentary occupancies of short‐lived...
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Public Culture (2009) 21 (1): 77–100.
Published: 01 January 2009
...Elizabeth A. Povinelli This essay probes discourses of millennial governance in current late liberal governance and contemporary critical theory. It examines a set of dilemmas for progressive critics when they mobilize discourses of sacrifice and sacrificial love against the millennial imaginary...
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Public Culture (2012) 24 (3 68): 577–599.
Published: 01 September 2012
... and global broadcast (1980–present) into worship. In the process, the ministry designed a form of religious assembly uniquely suited to the material conditions of increasingly mobile and distributed social life. As a mediated congregation this church makes visible the process whereby a traditional cultural...
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Public Culture (2016) 28 (3 (80)): 541–561.
Published: 01 September 2016
...Saskia Sassen; Shamus Khan Shamus Khan talks with Saskia Sassen about some of her most influential book projects, from The Mobility of Labor and Capital and The Global City to her recent publication, Expulsions: Brutality and Complexity in the Global Economy . Reading these texts together...
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Public Culture (2022) 34 (1 (96)): 123–146.
Published: 01 January 2022
... in their workaday world. Further, the essay underscores the spatial practices and social imaginaries through which the checkpoint state is constituted as simultaneously an apparatus of predation and as a space of negotiation. For mobile subjects in extremis, the threat of the checkpoint state is not episodic...
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Public Culture (2016) 28 (1 (78)): 161–186.
Published: 01 January 2016
... histories using the dating system of that place or object. It then suggests that we invert the relation between stasis and mobility so that we do not unwittingly use anachronistic categories and considers how historians, by forgoing chronology, can be more precise and complex about questions of change...
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Public Culture (2015) 27 (3 (77)): 533–555.
Published: 01 September 2015
...Josh Kun This essay focuses on the contemporary migrant musical practices of mobile Mexican DJ sound systems, or sonidos. Operating on both sides of the US-Mexico border, sonidos use the DJ mix as a form of musical communication and community that both moves between the United States and Mexico...
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Public Culture (2013) 25 (3 (71)): 463–475.
Published: 01 September 2013
... are interested in locating translational research in a conjuncture that is marked, on the one hand, by a “postgenomic” moment in the life sciences and, on the other, by the capitalization of biomedicine. We argue that knowledge should be considered in terms of its mobility, rather than simply in terms of its...