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Public Culture (1 January 1989) 2 (1): 136–144.
Published: 01 January 1989
...Connie McNeely; Yasemin Nuhoglu Soysal Copyright © 1989-90 by Duke University Press 1989 References Antola , L. , and E. M. Rogers 1984 ‘Television Flows in Latin America’ Communication Research 11 ( 2 ): 183 -202. Boyd-Barret , O. 1977 “Media Imperialism: Towards an...
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Public Culture (1 January 2000) 12 (1): 1–19.
Published: 01 January 2000
...]). Grassroots Globalization and the Research Imagination Arjun Appadurai Anxieties of the Global G lobalization is certainly a source of anxiety in the U.S. academic world. And the sources of this anxiety are...
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Public Culture (1 May 1999) 11 (2): 319–345.
Published: 01 May 1999
...Meaghan Morris; Iain McCalman Copyright © 1999 by Duke University Press 1999 Public Culture and Humanities Research in Australia: A Report Meaghan Morris and Iain McCalman The following essay was written in...
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Published: 01 January 2017
Figure 2 Margaret Willis’s (1951) sociological research for the London County Council on the environments of housing estates in the early 1950s. From Willis 1951 Figure 2. Margaret Willis’s (1951) sociological research for the London County Council on the environments of housing estates in More
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Public Culture (1 September 2013) 25 (3 (71)): 523–550.
Published: 01 September 2013
... Side of Chicago, the University of Chicago Medical Center (UCMC) has attempted to stem the tide of un- and underinsured patients draining the hospital’s resources through a rhetoric of community and population health that could be rendered as a form both of research and of service. To do this, the UCMC...
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Public Culture (1 September 2013) 25 (3 (71)): 463–475.
Published: 01 September 2013
...Kaushik Sunder Rajan; Sabina Leonelli This essay examines the notion of “translational research,” which has become a dominant form of the institutionalization and practice of contemporary biomedicine, as an entry point into theorizing questions of knowledge, value, and their articulations. We are...
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Public Culture (1 January 2017) 29 (1 (81)): 53–78.
Published: 01 January 2017
... Palestinian efforts to strengthen sumud (steadfastness), I develop the concept of stasis as the ability to remain in place. Researchers have rightly pointed to restrictions on Palestinians’ movements, but greater attention should be paid to attempts to limit stasis, both within and beyond the West Bank. The...
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Public Culture (1 May 2015) 27 (2 (76)): 201–212.
Published: 01 May 2015
... design and policy. While these efforts have long been stymied by a lack of sufficiently detailed data and limited computing power, these obstacles are rapidly being overcome. In response, a growing number of city governments and a new cadre of academic research centers are investing in data-intensive...
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Public Culture (1 May 2015) 27 (2 (76)): 361–386.
Published: 01 May 2015
...Amy Hinterberger; Natalie Porter Viruses and genomes have become the subjects of sovereign claims in contemporary biomedical research. These claims invest biological materials with geopolitical attachments to both nation-states and continental regions and seek to alter the property regimes that...
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Public Culture (1 September 2013) 25 (3 (71)): 495–522.
Published: 01 September 2013
... classic metabolism, in which food was fuel, providing energy and building blocks to the body. Accordingly, metabolic disorders—treatments for which are the explicit aim of much of this research—are increasingly explained and intervened in as regulatory crises, asynchronies, or instances of misinformation...
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Public Culture (1 January 2012) 24 (1 (66)): 9–45.
Published: 01 January 2012
... of Economics (where Saif Qaddafi also studied for a PhD and made a donation) were prominent. Libyan funds supported consultancies, visits, and training but, strikingly, not sustained, context-specific research. Both institutions were embarrassed when protests in Libya met with sharp repression and...
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Public Culture (1 May 2017) 29 (2 (82)): 227–234.
Published: 01 May 2017
... draws on current research on the everyday dynamics of social inclusion and exclusion among the parents of a New York City Parent-Teacher Association to highlight everyday practices of social inequality. Uncovering microsociological dynamics of inequality in settings where established structures of...
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Public Culture (1 May 2015) 27 (2 (76)): 213–219.
Published: 01 May 2015
... problems than it is about discovering better — and more relevant — research questions. 2015 big data public health disease surveillance In the fall of 2009, in the midst of the first global flu pandemic of this century, I was doing ethnographic fieldwork in the US Centers for Disease Control...
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Public Culture (1 September 2015) 27 (3 (77)): 427–447.
Published: 01 September 2015
... in humanitarian practice. Drawing from ethnographic research with a Médecins Sans Frontières / Doctors Without Borders mental health project in the Burj al-Barajneh Palestinian refugee camp in the southern suburbs of Beirut, it argues that in conditions of chronic need, and in circumstances where it...
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Public Culture (1 September 2014) 26 (3 (74)): 559–577.
Published: 01 September 2014
...Vanessa R. Schwartz; Vanessa R. Schwartz In this interview Lynn Hunt discusses why she studied the French Revolution, how she used images in her research, and why she cares about psychology. She also reflects on issues of affirmative action, intellectual style, and her recent retirement. LH: I...
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Public Culture (1 September 2016) 28 (3 (80)): 457–473.
Published: 01 September 2016
...Elena Fiddian-Qasmiyeh This article draws on research with and about refugees from across the Middle East and North Africa and examines the current Syrian refugee crisis through the tropes of visibility and invisibility. Adopting a deconstructive framework, it purposefully centralizes what has...
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Public Culture (1 September 2016) 28 (3 (80)): 475–497.
Published: 01 September 2016
...Bharat Jayram Venkat What is a cure and how do we know it? This essay examines the history of tuberculosis research to trace how ideas of cure shifted from Robert Koch’s development of tuberculin in late nineteenth-century Berlin to the earliest randomized studies of the efficacy of antibiotics in...
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Public Culture (1 May 2016) 28 (2 (79)): 317–350.
Published: 01 May 2016
... conversation on resiliency, design, and politics. As part of that process, the researcher Daniel Aldana Cohen interviewed several members of the working group on the challenges and opportunities that cities increasingly face in a warming world, with a focus on revealing common points of interest, shared...
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Public Culture (1 September 2013) 25 (3 (71)): 551–557.
Published: 01 September 2013
... versions of capitalism. It emphasizes the dynamism and the contradictions, the limits and the promise of a translation model in social research. Translations continue to be made, their failures notwithstanding. We now pursue these movements that connect domains and resituate materialities, as when new...
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Public Culture (1 May 2018) 30 (2): 277–282.
Published: 01 May 2018
...Bharat Jayram Venkat In an earlier essay that appeared in Public Culture , Bharat Jayram Venkat asked what it might mean to think of cure as an ending lacking finality. Here, in response to Paul H. Mason et al., he briefly expands on his thoughts from that essay. Drawing on his research on...