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Public Culture (2016) 28 (1 (78)): 113–138.
Published: 01 January 2016
...Robert B. Horwitz Reinhold Niebuhr, the liberal Protestant theologian, occupied a prominent position in American public life during the middle decades of the twentieth century. A pillar of the post – World War II establishment, Niebuhr lent religious legitimation to American foreign policy during...
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Public Culture (2006) 18 (1): 111–124.
Published: 01 January 2006
... on September 11, 2001, seemed further to confirm Fortuyn’s mes- sage that the world had changed and that fearsome Muslim terrorists were ready to attack Western civilization. To respond to these new challenges, one needed new leaders, and Fortuyn seemed to fit the bill. The Collapse of the Pillars...
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Public Culture (2021) 33 (2 (94)): 219.
Published: 01 May 2021
... of the pillars supporting his palace wall, from which he dared Vishnu to appear. The pillar split open and Vishnu emerged in the incarnation of Narasimha, a half-man, half-lion, to tear Hiranyakashipu apart. Prahlad is one of the great child heroes of Hindu tradition, admired for his fortitude and even...
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Public Culture (1991) 4 (1): 141–142.
Published: 01 January 1991
.... The sun, overpowering the thick foliage, glides over a fallen pillar, and then on to a moonstone, exquisitely carved . with nimble fingers trained over meticulous centuries. The dust rises in the agitated wind; I stand in the tattered shade...
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Public Culture (2012) 24 (3 68): 577–599.
Published: 01 September 2012
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Public Culture (1990) 2 (2): 135–143.
Published: 01 May 1990
.... Moreover, when it comes to patent secrets, one is hard put to point out an advanced country without a system to protect them. What we think natural, judging from the standpoint of the three pillars of our coun- try's constitutional system - pacifism, stress on the people's social welfare...
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Public Culture (1989) 2 (1): 130–135.
Published: 01 January 1989
... of Myers and in South Yarra - not far away you can dine on the culture of your choice, gastro-ethno-centrism. Who is looking at these floating pieces of Africa, set upon squared imitation Greek pillars, a great idea for your coffee table? Next door to the Blaxland Gallery, in a very large hall...
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Public Culture (2007) 19 (2): 227–232.
Published: 01 May 2007
... it today, alive and well, gracefully slipping through the olive trees amid the pillars of white smoke. There is talk now — and not only talk — of a new grass- roots movement that will gather all the scattered fragments of the peace camp...
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Public Culture (2021) 33 (2 (94)): 221–237.
Published: 01 May 2021
... of his invulnerability to Prahlad, the king kicked one of the pillars of his palace walls, daring Vishnu to appear. The pillar split open and out of it emerged Vishnu as half-man, half-lion and proceeded to tear the demon apart. Why would Gandhi choose this graphically violent story of a parricide...
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Public Culture (1998) 10 (3): 549–575.
Published: 01 September 1998
.... Laboratory buildings Notice the pillars and Zona Transisi drainpipes in the transitional Institute of Technology at Bandung laboratories...
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Public Culture (1994) 6 (2): 241–262.
Published: 01 May 1994
..., and its base pillars are 8 meters long," said [the teacher] Abdulah. "Oooh, a sacred number for Indonesians! 17, 8, 45. "And the pictures on the base make the Pancasila Symbol [Lam- bang shouted Dika. '' While...
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Public Culture (1997) 10 (1): 61–81.
Published: 01 January 1997
... the overriding interests of the community to be threatened). This case reveals that the Islamization of public debate and the public sphere is not independent of women’s roles, modesty, chastity, and reli- giosity, all considered pillars of the integrity of the (lost) Muslim community. In a sense...
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Public Culture (2008) 20 (3): 539–549.
Published: 01 September 2008
... a justificatory pillar for the invasion of Iraq. This war crime deserves a thorough accounting, but that accounting must include an understanding of the way that attack occurred in the context of the Iran-Iraq war, when the United States favored...
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Public Culture (2004) 16 (1): 1–30.
Published: 01 January 2004
... in light of certain key developments in the conceptual history of intellectual prop- erty—the constitutive form crucial to the commodification of cultural labor under capitalism. At the basis of international intellectual property jurisprudence are the philo- sophical pillars of Western modernity...
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Public Culture (2012) 24 (2 (67)): 329–356.
Published: 01 May 2012
... consolidation of territorial authority, which, evidently, the provincial tax authority does not have.8 Throughout the evening, the Rosens argued that the tax bill had never arrived, a pillar of evidence in their portrayal of the state’s...
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Public Culture (2011) 23 (2): 331–348.
Published: 01 May 2011
..., were the pillars of middle-­class criticism of industrial society in the Atlantic. The appendix of liter- ary authorities that he appended to the Hind Swaraj reads like a short list of rec- ommended readings for nineteenth-­century antimodernism, stressing his devotion to Tolstoy, Edward...
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Public Culture (2000) 12 (2): 457–475.
Published: 01 May 2000
... resi- dents to an annual merit-making ceremony at the temple of the City Pillar on the other side of town. Despite the competition, more than a thousand residents arrived at Chuchad’s site that morning and found places to sit on the hundreds of metal chairs that had been unfolded under tarpaulin...
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Public Culture (2010) 22 (2): 309–331.
Published: 01 May 2010
...” (n.p.: Clear Channel Outdoor, 2007). 311 Public Culture tural objects — pillars, escalators, stairs, and even floors6 — becomes obscured by advertisers’ ability to cover over that functionality with visual...
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Public Culture (2006) 18 (2): 281–300.
Published: 01 May 2006
... impact, even where this is purely defensive and can’t hope to result in indepen- dent nationhood, as with Catholics in Germany during the Kulturkampf or Dutch pillarization. Now this phenomenon, religiously defined political-identity mobilization, obviously has a tremendous present and (I...
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Public Culture (1993) 5 (3): 431–449.
Published: 01 September 1993
...? What is the direction in which the state should develop? What manner of state should it be? 9. In Judaic traditions there are numerous associations of flame and light with the presence of the divine: e.g., the pillar of fire, the burning bush, the fire of sacrifice, and the lit menorah...