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Public Culture (1 May 2014) 26 (2 (73)): 301–318.
Published: 01 May 2014
... affinities with environmentalist perspectives that attribute value, animatedness, and agency to the natural world. Such affinities emerge even in nonenvironmentalist animated films in the United States, Western Europe, and Japan. Animated film is not a genre just for children, as the enormous export of...
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Public Culture (1 January 2017) 29 (1 (81)): 129–164.
Published: 01 January 2017
... Flusser, Into the Universe of Technical Images In his landmark 1966 essay “The Economics of the Coming Spaceship Earth,” Kenneth Boulding, a pioneer in the field of environmental economics, began by claiming that “we are now in the middle of a long process of transition in the nature of the image...
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Public Culture (1 January 1997) 10 (1): 61–81.
Published: 01 January 1997
...Nilüfer Göle Copyright © 1997 by Duke University Press 1997 The Gendered Nature of the Public Sphere Nilüfer Göle I n Muslim contexts of modernity, women’s corporal visibility and citizenship Irights...
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Public Culture (1 May 2000) 12 (2): 351–374.
Published: 01 May 2000
...Fernando Coronil © 2000 by Duke University Press 2000 Fernando Coronil teaches anthropology and history at the University of Michigan. His publications include The Magical State: Nature, Money,and Modernity in Venezuela (1997), “Beyond Occidentalism: Towards Non-Imperial...
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Public Culture (1 May 2011) 23 (2): 395–416.
Published: 01 May 2011
... – 1895 . London: Macmillan. Tilak, Bal Gangadhar. 1919 . Bal Gangadhar Tilak: His writings and speeches . Enlarged ed. Madras: Ganesh. Vaze, Shridhar Ganesh. 1928 . The Arya-Bhushan school dictionary, Marathi – English . Pune: Arya-Bhushan Press. The Tiger’s Nature, but...
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Public Culture (1 September 1996) 8 (3): 539–566.
Published: 01 September 1996
... Resource Conservation: Selected Papers from 1st and 2nd International Symposiums on Ecotourism and Resource Conservation , Vol. 1, ed. J. Kusler. Madison: Omnipress. Berle , Peter A. A. 1991 . “Foreword.” In Nature Tourism: Managing for the Environment , ed. T. Whelan. Washington: Island Press...
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Public Culture (1 May 1997) 9 (2): 197–208.
Published: 01 May 1997
... Parapsychology . Philip Rieff, ed. New York: Macmillan, p. 19 -60. Haraway , Donna J. 1991 . Simians, Cyborgs and Women: The Reinvention of Nature . New York: Routledge. Hopkins , Budd . 1981 . Missing Time: A Documented Study of UFO Abductions . New York: Ballantine. Hopkins , Budd...
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Public Culture (1 May 2007) 19 (2): 367–379.
Published: 01 May 2007
...Arthur Mason Duke University Press 2007 The Rise of Consultant Forecasting in Liberalized Natural Gas Markets Arthur Mason Natural gas forecasting has evolved into a lucrative enter- prise in the wake of U.S...
Published: 01 May 2016
Figure 7 Flares from natural gas wells light up the night sky in Franklin Forks, PA. Photograph by Nina Berman Figure 7. Flares from natural gas wells light up the night sky in Franklin Forks, PA. Photograph by Nina Berman More
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Public Culture (1 September 2015) 27 (3 (77)): 557–578.
Published: 01 September 2015
...Finn Arne Jørgensen The rise of cabin porn— images of beautiful cabins in nature—as a visual genre reflects a growing international interest in cabins, shedworking, and rustic, exurban living off the grid, most of it romanticizing rural and low-tech lifestyles. On the surface, the digitally...
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Public Culture (1 May 2014) 26 (2 (73)): 233–255.
Published: 01 May 2014
... targetable areas. I argue that these visualizations of the environment are governed by a metaphysical discourse: photographs taken from a great height that pretend to show the majesty of nature and purport to be apolitical, objective, and transparent as a form of environmental representation. This military...
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Public Culture (1 January 2015) 27 (1 (75)): 109–135.
Published: 01 January 2015
... the changing nature and meaning of celebrity. 2015 Unsurprisingly, viewers search for evidence of authenticity where it most likely will be located: in the convincing production of emotion and affect. As Sender (2012) and others have observed, the current reaffirmation of personal authenticity...
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Public Culture (1 May 2017) 29 (2 (82)): 287–309.
Published: 01 May 2017
... campaigning. This article assesses some of the different ways that orcas are being “followed” today, showing how the figure of the celebrity orca offers an opportunity to reflect both on the performative nature of celebrity and on the continuing human exploitation of performing animals, which is tied in with...
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Public Culture (1 May 2015) 27 (2 (76)): 201–212.
Published: 01 May 2015
...Anthony Townsend Since the very origins of urban planning in the late nineteenth century, the field has aspired to establish a firm scientific footing for the nature of cities, their cycles of growth and decline, and ways that we can better plan and predict the outcomes of interventions through...
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Public Culture (1 May 2016) 28 (2 (79)): 291–315.
Published: 01 May 2016
... of existing and impending water scarcity. This article shows how water ceases to be a “natural” entity, but rather emerges as an assemblage of complex technical procedures, social relations, and historical trajectories. 2016 Landscaping also appears to be a way of performing the infinity of...
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Public Culture (1 January 2016) 28 (1 (78)): 161–186.
Published: 01 January 2016
...Stefan Tanaka This essay calls for historians to move beyond chronological time in the writing and understanding of history. It first shows that chronology and modern history are historical, not natural, and then offers some simple correctives, such as recognizing different timescales and writing...
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Public Culture (1 September 2013) 25 (3 (71)): 401–434.
Published: 01 September 2013
... social sciences has obscured the value of thin description as a method. Focusing on the work of Erving Goffman as well as large-scale collaborative projects such as the Natural History of an Interview, Love suggests that microanalyses of observed behavior provide a model for reading across disciplines...
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Public Culture (1 January 2014) 26 (1 (72)): 101–126.
Published: 01 January 2014
... interventions gather momentum within affective economies that cater to naturalized orientations to children such as sympathy and compassion while obscuring the fiscal and opportunity costs of public health programs. By describing how emotionally invested parent advocates have marshaled affect within newborn...
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Public Culture (1 September 2008) 20 (3): 531–538.
Published: 01 September 2008
... and activists alike. We introduce the four commentaries, which collectively provide a challenging set of observations concerning RETORT'S analysis of the contemporary geopolitical moment, focusing in particular on their theorization of the spectacle, the nature of U.S. imperialism, and the politics of...
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Public Culture (1 September 2008) 20 (3): 539–549.
Published: 01 September 2008
...), and, given the problems discussed, what conclusions can be reached about the nature of resistance both within and to a society of spectacle. Duke University Press 2008 Beyond Image and Reality: Critique and Resistance in the Age of...