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Public Culture (2017) 29 (2 (82)): 385–414.
Published: 01 May 2017
... is shrinking and control over its use has tightened considerably through zero-tolerance policing, growing surveillance, privatization, and gentrification. It argues that significant developments in digital media (e.g., the spread of mobile devices, photo sharing, blogging, and social networking sites) have...
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Public Culture (2018) 30 (1): 61–84.
Published: 01 January 2018
... of contempt for rurality that exists in an urban-centered world, they constitute the very underpinning of the valorized urban ways of life. Copyright 2018 by Duke University Press 2018 China rural shrinking transformation urban Residents seem to have left Qinghe in a rush. In front of one...
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Public Culture (2013) 25 (2 70): 233–248.
Published: 01 March 2013
...: Edward Arnold. Champion, Anthony G., and Graeme Hugo. 2004. New forms of urbanization: Beyond the urban-­rural dichotomy. London: Ashgate. Chekhovskikh, Irina. 2005. The dacha phenomenon. In Shrinking cities, vol. 1, International research, ed. Philipp Oswalt, 494 – 97. Ostfildern-­Ruit, Ger...
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Public Culture (2000) 12 (1): 21–38.
Published: 01 January 2000
...? If all of the past can be made over, aren’t we just creating our own illusions of the past while getting stuck in an ever shrinking present—the present of short-term recycling for profit, the present of in-time production, instant entertainment, and placebos for our sense of dread and insecurity...
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Public Culture (2003) 15 (1): 65–89.
Published: 01 January 2003
...Ghassan Hage © 2003 by Duke University Press 2003 Ghassan Hage teaches anthropology at the University of Sydney. He is the author of White Nation: Fantasies of White Supremacy in a Multicultural Society (2000) and Against Paranoid Nationalism:Searching for Hope in a Shrinking...
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Public Culture (2017) 29 (2 (82)): 217–219.
Published: 01 May 2017
... concretely at material relations in order to grasp contemporary politics. Finally, Virág Molnár similarly asks us to think about material space and its relationship to the public sphere. Molnár notes that just as public spaces are shrinking, interest in public art is growing. Her concern is with a kind...
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Public Culture (2007) 19 (1): 23–27.
Published: 01 January 2007
... is a member. The neoliberal era produced a deep fracture in every Latin American country, a fracture between groups that were thrown at risk and the segments of the popula- tion that thrived under conditions of free trade and the shrinking state...
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Public Culture (2021) 33 (1 (93)): 1–5.
Published: 01 January 2021
... translation. The cosmos and the polis have never been at such odds as they are today. Public Culture will try to inhabit and shrink the gap that has emerged between them in our times. Public Culture has been redesigned. In this issue the renovation is complete. These changes strengthen the journal...
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Public Culture (1997) 9 (3): 417–425.
Published: 01 September 1997
... states" over Hong Kong, allude to Hong Kong's change of owner- ship this year, and also suggest the invisibility of Hong Kong behind either a colo- nial mask or a nationalist veil. Although the British flag is shrinking and the Chi- nese flag...
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Public Culture (2023) 35 (1 (99)): 1–6.
Published: 01 January 2023
... of the Constitution's preamble, which promises fundamental rights to all citizens of the newly independent nation. Bhise places Dr. B. R. Ambedkar, the architect of the Constitution, at the heart of the scene. As right-wing purity politics aims to shrink solidarities, the series insists that precarious members...
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Public Culture (2010) 22 (3): 405–410.
Published: 01 September 2010
..., and now environmental degradation. Thus the world of a deliberating citizen who might choose between political alternatives that could shape a collective moral life steadily shrinks under the weight of such an imagined emergency. While...
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Public Culture (2000) 12 (3): 627–651.
Published: 01 September 2000
... of the urban poor as a global type. For the huge presence of the not-properly- housed is part of a bigger network of fears, pressures, and powers that surround housing for everyone in Bombay. Bombay has a shrinking but still large body...
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Public Culture (2008) 20 (2): 177–191.
Published: 01 May 2008
... with the subject. The scale of the Katrina wreck- age was mind-numbing. To focus on anything specific, especially on stranded and abandoned citizens, meant shrinking the size of the event and delimiting the viewing experience. Thus, documentary...
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Public Culture (1988) 1 (1): 31–37.
Published: 01 January 1988
... that world music is homogenizing and human musical diver- sity is shrinking, clearly the mark of the new, the exciting, the revitalized, the 'long-distance call' is still the mark of otherness, no more strongly epitomized on the world musical map than by Africa. Elite pop artists...
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Public Culture (2000) 12 (1): 207–213.
Published: 01 January 2000
... that were very cosmopolitan, shrinking states and scarce private financing have reduced the diffusion of foreign art, as demonstrated by impoverished visual art expositions in Mexico City and by the Montevideo and Bogotá Theater. In the few Latin...
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Public Culture (2013) 25 (1 (69)): 5–23.
Published: 01 January 2013
... a zone of ethics. The service provider is regularly required to make ethical decisions, which take time and nervous energy. The financial crisis and austerity era will intensify the ethical strain on providers, as the state shrinks provision...
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Public Culture (2000) 12 (2): 291–343.
Published: 01 May 2000
.... On one hand is their much remarked exclusion from local economies, especially from shrinking, mutating blue collar sectors. As the expansion of the free market runs up against the demise of the welfare state, the modernist ideal in which each generation does better than its predecessor is mocked...
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Public Culture (1995) 7 (3): 676–684.
Published: 01 September 1995
... companions if he could be supposed capable of shrinking from danger , or of hesitating either to expose or to throw away his life when the good of the service required it. One individual must never prefer himself so much even to any other individual as to hurt or injure that other in order...
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Public Culture (1994) 6 (3): 597–605.
Published: 01 September 1994
...) discussion of the expansion of local elite activism in the late Qing and early Republic periods, and whether this should be seen as a shrinking of the state, or on the contrary as a transformation of a more diffuse but expanded state. Local elites in both rural and urban areas formed associations...
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Public Culture (2019) 31 (3): 601–623.
Published: 01 September 2019
... against such revolt. 7 Professionalization alone did create political independence for police, but police officers transformed independence into self-interest. Fiscal austerity, shrinking union density, and the political popularity of “law and order” appeals have coincided in the decades since...