1-20 of 56 Search Results for

planetary

Follow your search
Access your saved searches in your account

Would you like to receive an alert when new items match your search?
Close Modal
Sort by
Journal Article
Public Culture (2013) 25 (1 (69)): 85–114.
Published: 01 January 2013
... future for a distinct field of urban theory in a world in which urbanization has been generalized onto a planetary scale? This article reflects on this state of affairs and outlines a series of theses intended to reinvigorate the theoretical framework of urban studies in relation to emergent forms...
Journal Article
Public Culture (2021) 33 (1 (93)): 115–128.
Published: 01 January 2021
... was expanded to represent the colonized world, and nonhuman objects and human subjects were trafficked in connected ways. Now that we may be entering a planetary epoch, and the beginning of the end of globalization, there is an opportunity to build a new way to collect, curate, display, and circulate material...
Journal Article
Public Culture (2022) 34 (3 (98)): 329–332.
Published: 01 September 2022
... that rehearses a cultural fluency with space or describes more vivid and meaningful places of cultural investment. And it exposes some of the obstructions that simply need to get out of the way. And planetary political solidarity—perhaps inspired by the 1960s and 1970s solidarity between the Pan-African, Non...
Journal Article
Public Culture (2000) 12 (3): 721–748.
Published: 01 September 2000
... then that globalization is a set of designs to manage the world while cosmopolitanism is a set of projects toward planetary conviviality. The first global design of the modern world was Christianity, a cause and a consequence of the incorporation of the Americas into the global vision...
Journal Article
Public Culture (2021) 33 (1 (93)): 11–33.
Published: 01 January 2021
... ). In fact, the ongoing long-term planetary environmental changes have only further dramatized them, and there is little doubt that they will be at the center of any debate on the future of life and the future of reason in this century (Salazar 2017 ). To properly attend to them forces us to refocus our...
Journal Article
Public Culture (2014) 26 (2 (73)): 257–280.
Published: 01 May 2014
... P . 2013 . “ Environmentality: Military Maneuvers, the Ecosystem, and the Accidental .” Postmodern Culture 22 , no. 2 . doi: 10.1353/pmc.2012.0013 . Masco Joseph . 2010 . “ Bad Weather: On Planetary Crisis .” Social Studies of Science 40 , no. 2 : 7 – 40 . Masco Joseph...
FIGURES
Journal Article
Public Culture (2014) 26 (2 (73)): 205–211.
Published: 01 May 2014
... images taken, primarily, of the earth’s Northern Hemisphere during the second half of the Cold War. These planetary images were the result of programmatic US investments in technology development intended to secure the nation’s political and economic interests around the world. Aimed at documenting...
Journal Article
Public Culture (2021) 33 (1 (93)): 65–85.
Published: 01 January 2021
..., foreboding forecasts—as histories of the global future. This unprecedented invocation works off the assembly of a cumulative archive in the remaking, one with a longer historical and wider planetary arc. 2 A conceptual vocabulary is still in formation and unsure of its mark. Temporality is key...
Journal Article
Public Culture (2019) 31 (2): 393–408.
Published: 01 May 2019
... personhood well beyond the logic of racial grouping. It is to the mid-1960s movements of possible liberation that I direct my engagement. It was the promise of those movements and their potential to produce a different configuration of planetary life that gave us our current languages, from which our...
Journal Article
Public Culture (2013) 25 (2 70): 233–248.
Published: 01 March 2013
... within what these authors call the “global” or “planetary urban”: cities — dense, large settlements —  appear as special cases within an “urban society” in this perspective. In their “urban portrait of Switzerland,” Roger Diener and his colleagues (2006), for example, distinguish between cities...
Journal Article
Public Culture (2000) 12 (2): 291–343.
Published: 01 May 2000
... mention. Thus, for example, populist polemics have dwelt on the planetary conjuncture, for good or ill, of “homogenization and difference” (e.g., Barber 1992); on the simultaneous, syn- ergistic spiraling of wealth and poverty; on the rise of a “new feudalism,” a phoenix disfigured, of worldwide...
Journal Article
Public Culture (2014) 26 (2 (73)): 213–232.
Published: 01 May 2014
... the contest of the global North against the global South. Like all forms of countervisuality, contesting Anthropocene visuality is a decolonial politics that claims the right to see what there is to be seen and name it as such: a planetary destabilization of the conditions supportive of life, requiring...
FIGURES | View All (4)
Journal Article
Public Culture (2014) 26 (2 (73)): 233–255.
Published: 01 May 2014
.../12254890-60-dams-in-brazils-amazon-controversy-spills-over-into-earth-summit-ii?lite . Marzec Robert . 2011 . “ Energy Security: The Planetary Fulfillment of the Enclosure Movement .” Radical History Review , no. 2 : 83 – 99 . Monmonier Mark . 1986 . “ The Rise of Map Use by Elite...
FIGURES | View All (7)
Journal Article
Public Culture (2023) 35 (2 (100)): 153–156.
Published: 01 May 2023
..., that aspiration was no substitute for justice, and that even as wealth increased, so did inequality. By the time our present editorial team took responsibility for the journal, a little over three years ago, our world looked permanently changed—again. The planetary had eclipsed the global, repatriation seemed...
Journal Article
Public Culture (2014) 26 (2 (73)): 281–300.
Published: 01 May 2014
... be vulnerable to deflected waters. A storm surge barrier protecting the rich would also amount to a planetary deflection of the problem into the invisible regions of the poor, simply bandaging a problem in one area of the globe, knowing full well that in places like Bangladesh they’re never going to have...
Journal Article
Public Culture (2021) 33 (1 (93)): 35–40.
Published: 01 January 2021
... global visions of a computable Earth. We are moving from a speed regime toward a smart regime . In the age of the smart regime, borderization operates at any scale. From the intimate to the planetary, the proximate to the distant, investments are made in the capacities for modulating mobilities...
Journal Article
Public Culture (2021) 33 (1 (93)): 1–5.
Published: 01 January 2021
... constitutes one end of a binocular enterprise of which the imperialized world is the other. This relationship needs critical reexamination in a moment in which the epoch of globalization might be giving way to a planetary world (possibly an Anthropocene). Yet, as Ann Stoler argues in her forceful essay...
Journal Article
Public Culture (2010) 22 (3): 405–410.
Published: 01 September 2010
... in a palpable form of life. Instead, one fears the loss of life itself on a planetary scale. The ensuing politics, or “biopolitics” à la Michel Foucault and Giorgio Agam- ben, is now geared to secure “the care, control, and uses of bare life.” The secu- rity state apparatus that grows out...
Journal Article
Public Culture (2014) 26 (2 (73)): 319–337.
Published: 01 May 2014
... understanding of planetary interconnectedness. Most notably, Bill McKibben’s 350.org has led a worldwide political movement based on the injunction to “connect the dots.” The group’s eponymous initiative marries climate data with poignant photographs and narratives of extreme weather events to encourage...
FIGURES
Journal Article
Public Culture (2016) 28 (2 (79)): 415–441.
Published: 01 May 2016
... maritime and commercial travel, accounts for another 14.5 percent. The government of Singapore consistently represents this as an emissions reduction. Urbanization and its related planning practices increasingly hinge on a moment in which planetary-scale ecology and the biopolitics of population...
FIGURES