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Public Culture (1 May 2006) 18 (2): 271–279.
Published: 01 May 2006
...Michel Feher Duke University Press 2006 T R A N S L AT I O N The Saudi Mirror Michel Feher For many European observers, recent developments in American foreign policy...
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Public Culture (1 May 1992) 4 (2): 93–99.
Published: 01 May 1992
... death, Bush, the man who bums or scorches life (as-Sabiffa,20 February 1991, 1). Dots that are part of the Arabic lettering forming the word “Bushway” are turned into portraits of Mitterrand, Major, and the Saudi leaders who now all share, morally, pictorially...
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Public Culture (1 January 2014) 26 (1 (72)): 127–152.
Published: 01 January 2014
..., culminating in the Patriot Act, Guantánamo Bay, rendition, torture, assassination, and other assorted repressive measures targeting citizens and noncitizens since 2001. In the age of the Arab uprisings, Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, Syria, and Yemen are heeding this advice with mixed results. For the United States...
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Public Culture (1 May 2016) 28 (2 (79)): 291–315.
Published: 01 May 2016
... of removing salt and other minerals from seawater. The UAE (along with Kuwait, Libya, Saudi Arabia, Jordan, and Singapore) suffers from absolute water scarcity, which means that it has an annual renewable water capacity of less than five hundred cubic meters per capita, a rate that worsens every year...
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Public Culture (1 May 1991) 3 (2): 121–133.
Published: 01 May 1991
... Oriental men in turbans and vests and baggy pants. Which is a bit shocking, especially given that Saudi Arabia and Egypt are not particularly hostile to- ward Israel, either in this case or in 1982 when Israel invaded Lebanon and neither of those nations threatened Israel in any way. GCS...
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Public Culture (1 September 2006) 18 (3): 453–455.
Published: 01 September 2006
... happening, for instance, in Nigeria or Saudi Arabia. If you argue that the girls in question aren’t living in Nigeria or Saudi Arabia, and almost certainly don’t share, say, extreme Wahabi views, people will look at you with that kind of almost-indulgent pity reserved for the terminally naive, or they...
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Public Culture (1 May 1992) 4 (2): 127–136.
Published: 01 May 1992
... well primed for a cathartic experi- ence. Television had played a very significant role in the dramatic escalation of tension since the Iraqi invasion in August. But anxiety levels peaked as the January 15 deadline approached.2 The massive allied military buildup in Saudi Arabia was...
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Public Culture (1 May 2006) 18 (2): 253–255.
Published: 01 May 2006
... Saudi Mirror Michel Feher 271 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 281 After the Secular: The Subject of Romanticism Colin Jager 301 Secularism, Hermeneutics, and Empire: The Politics of Islamic Reformation...
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Public Culture (1 September 1993) 5 (3): 465–467.
Published: 01 September 1993
... marketing of Brazilian telenovelus across Latin America and West Africa, and Egyptian serials that are watched in Morocco, Saudi Arabia, and Jordan even before they are broadcast in Egypt. While the movement of television programs across...
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Public Culture (1 September 2007) 19 (3): 433–459.
Published: 01 September 2007
... Advanced by opposition Islamists and conservative media, these measures were quite soft when compared with the puritan policies of self-declared Islamist states such as Saudi Arabia, Afghanistan, and Iran. Saudi Arabia’s state control of...
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Public Culture (1 January 1989) 2 (1): 123–127.
Published: 01 January 1989
... would reward an- thropological study and fits within the purview of Public Culture. This so- ciology involves the following loosely interconnected political arenas: (a) immigrant politics in Britain, and the Pakistani-led, Saudi-funded Muslim politics there, as well as the competition between...
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Public Culture (1 May 1992) 4 (2): 101–126.
Published: 01 May 1992
... FABFUCATION OF INNOCENCE While the media on the one hand forced a “dirty-handed” complicity with the war by putting us in the position of the soldiers - Ted Koppel placed us inside the cockpit of a Saudi fighter, Diane Sawyer inside an American tank -on the other they symbolically “cleansed...
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Public Culture (1 May 2003) 15 (2): 238–260.
Published: 01 May 2003
... on lucrative government contracts that he received through his close ties with King Faisal of Saudi Arabia. Those events occurred in the late 1960s, about the same time that Frank Carlucci was a roommate of current U.S. defense secretary Don- ald Rumsfeld and was sparring with him on the...
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Public Culture (1 May 1991) 3 (2): 159–164.
Published: 01 May 1991
... difficult now to speak the plain truth in the Arab world. The Egyptian and Saudi press almost without exception seem committed to the destruction of Iraq; their pages permit few de- murrals, and little trace of reservation or doubt War Miscellany 161...
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Public Culture (1 January 2015) 27 (1 (75)): 161–183.
Published: 01 January 2015
... pitting the Syrian regime, aided by Iran, Russia, and Hezbollah, against a motley opposition whose multiple factions—from army defectors to religious extremists—are incited or supported variously by Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Turkey, the United States, Israel, France, and the United Kingdom. From the very...
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Public Culture (1 January 2012) 24 (1 (66)): 109–129.
Published: 01 January 2012
... : Oxford University Press , 308 – 25 . Sumner William Graham . 1918 . The forgotten man, and other essays . New Haven, Conn. : Yale University Press . Vitalis Robert . 2006 . America’s kingdom: Mythmaking on the Saudi oil frontier . Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press...
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Public Culture (1 January 2011) 23 (1): 19–26.
Published: 01 January 2011
... States, Cuba, Israel, and Saudi Arabia come in for equal battering. The particular- ity of the treatment France is afforded in his work lies in a scathing critique of the symbol the country calls forth to claim its specificity: Marianne, the national icon...
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Public Culture (1 January 1995) 8 (1): 51–71.
Published: 01 January 1995
... Culture entails religio-political machinations of Saudi finance capital and/or the tentacular arm of Iranian Depending upon circumstance and moment, their aims may coalesce with those of other international forces who gain by...
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Public Culture (1 May 2017) 29 (2 (82)): 333–361.
Published: 01 May 2017
... and head translator a scathing indictment of the whole premise of the series. Called Muslim wa aftakhir ( Muslim and Proud ), each episode of the program—shot in Nepal—featured observational footage of Hindu devotional rituals with on-location commentary by the program’s host, a young Saudi preacher...
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Public Culture (1 January 2012) 24 (1 (66)): 9–45.
Published: 01 January 2012