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Published: 01 January 2019
Figure 2 Image circulated on social media and by email in the days following Nisman’s death. The caption reads “Justice: As Argentines we deserve for the truth to be brought to light.” Figure 2. Image circulated on social media and by email in the days following Nisman’s death. The caption More
Public Culture (1 March 2013) 25 (2 70): 201–208.
Published: 01 March 2013
...Ash Amin This short intervention outlines the challenges for social theory posed by a thoroughly urbanized world, one run out of a small number of cities and shaped in all its aspects by the distinctiveness of urban being. 2013 urban challenges: M ANIFESTO...
Public Culture (1 January 2009) 21 (1): 175–209.
Published: 01 January 2009
... to a past exemplarily recorded for the future. In the case of the Obra Getuliana , the temporal mode insists on the inauguration of the future-in-the-present. In the photographs of social “inclusion,” the emphasis is cast on the present, and the future is maintained in suspenseful incompletion. In...
Public Culture (1 January 2014) 26 (1 (72)): 13–23.
Published: 01 January 2014
...Zeynep Tufekci Hardly a month passes without a popular news outlet or a pundit asking if the Internet is making us lonely. Meanwhile, social media remains the Internet’s most popular application, and almost every empirical study suggests that Internet use corresponds to more social interaction...
Public Culture (1 January 2012) 24 (1 (66)): 9–45.
Published: 01 January 2012
...Craig Calhoun Seeking to end international isolation and pursue limited reform, Libya’s Muammar Qaddafi and his son Saif drew British and American social scientists into a diplomatic and public relations project. Contracts with the Monitor Group (and Harvard faculty members) and the London School...
Public Culture (1 January 2002) 14 (1): 91–124.
Published: 01 January 2002
... Social Imaginaries Charles Taylor The number one problem of modern social science has been modernity itself. TBy modernity I mean that historically unprecedented amalgam of new prac- tices and institutional forms (science, technology, industrial production, urban...
Public Culture (1 January 2002) 14 (1): 125–145.
Published: 01 January 2002
..., that, and the other: Public, social, and private in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries. In Shifting the boundaries: Transformation of the languages of public and private in the eighteenth century , edited by Dario Castiglione and Lesley Sharpe. Exeter: University of Exeter Press. Burchell...
Public Culture (1 September 2003) 15 (3): 579–586.
Published: 01 September 2003
...: How values shape human progress . New York: Basic. Poovey, Mary. 2002 . The liberal civil subject and the social in eighteenth-century British moral philosophy. Public Culture 14 : 125 -45. Taylor, Charles. 1992 . The ethics of authenticity . Cambridge: Harvard University Press...
Public Culture (1 January 1992) 5 (1): 113–122.
Published: 01 January 1992
...-value extracted from workers, not only the arbitrary and iniquitous hierarchies imposed by the violence of the powerful, but also and perhaps espe- cially, that subtle and pervasive social alchemy which for centuries, has led slaves to accept their servitude, the miserable to like...
Public Culture (1 May 2002) 14 (2): 341–348.
Published: 01 May 2002
...Pun Ngai © 2002 by Duke University Press 2002 Pun Ngai is an assistant professor of social science at Hong Kong University of Science and Technology. She is a cultural anthropologist and the author of various publications on Chinese migrant workers, gender, global factories, and...
Public Culture (1 September 2002) 14 (3): 625–627.
Published: 01 September 2002
... Psychology (2001) and Reasonably Vicious (forthcoming). Social Imaginary, Ethics, and Methodological Individualism Candace Vogler I t may be impossible to do ethics without engaging the individuating question...
Public Culture (1 May 1997) 9 (2): 161–188.
Published: 01 May 1997
...: Everest. Dundes , A. 1987 . Cracking Jokes: Studies of Sick Humor Cycles and Stereotypes . Berkeley: Ten Speed Press. Erokhin , A. Abzats . 1995 . “lumor v Rossii.” Ogonek , April 14, 43 . Fairclough , N. 1992 . Discourse and Social Change . Cambridge: Polity Press...
Public Culture (1 September 2005) 17 (3): 339–370.
Published: 01 September 2005
...Jennifer Hasty © 2005 by Duke University Press 2005 Jennifer Hasty is a Member in the School of Social Sciences at the Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton, New Jersey, participating in the annual focus seminar on corruption. She is currently on a one-year leave from her position as...
Public Culture (1 January 2004) 16 (1): 1–30.
Published: 01 January 2004
....  1977 . El socialismo y el hombre en Cuba. In Escritos y discursos , vol. 8 . Havana: Editorial de Ciencias Sociales. Gutiérrez, Aldo. 2001 . Interview by author. Havana, 6 March. Handler, Richard, and Eric Gable. 1997 . The new history in an old museum: Creating the past at Colonial...
Public Culture (1 May 2018) 30 (2): 329–350.
Published: 01 May 2018
... anomalous, but reflects a growing trend—from Pope Francis to Pussy Riot—that invokes niceness and other modes of positive sociality at a time of unprecedented cruelty. The current embrace of niceness raises broader questions about the significance of sociality in a neoliberal age that has been described as...
Public Culture (1 May 2017) 29 (2 (82)): 227–234.
Published: 01 May 2017
...Andrea M. Voyer While contemporary American society is highly segregated and increasingly unequal, there are settings in which typical social divisions do not apply—in principle (if not in practice) neither limiting one’s ability to participate nor shaping one’s power relative to others. This essay...
Public Culture (1 January 2014) 26 (1 (72)): 25–50.
Published: 01 January 2014
...Christina Dunbar-Hester This article considers media activism around low-power FM radio as hybrid formation, combining expertise with amateurism and management with self-organizing practice. Specifically, it ethnographically examines the technical and social practices of a group of activists who...
Public Culture (1 May 2011) 23 (2): 275–284.
Published: 01 May 2011
...Crain Soudien Male violence among and perpetrated by young South Africans is a major social question for the state and for social analysts. For the state the issue is fundamentally that of prevention. Social analysts concur but also seek to understand what lies behind it. Using as its point of...
Public Culture (1 January 2018) 30 (1): 35–59.
Published: 01 January 2018
...Dorothy H. B. Kwek; Robert Seyfert The recent “materialist turn” stresses the fundamental role of nonhumans in the constitution of humans’ social and political life and argues that the inability to grasp their importance dooms normative prognoses for ordering society to ethical, political, and...
Public Culture (1 May 2009) 21 (2): 343–376.
Published: 01 May 2009
...Michael Ralph If not quite in these words, some scholars and activists who have promoted a social movement based on the civil rights movement have implied that their project is undermined by “a whole lot of bitches jumpin' ship,” while few bother to question whether and to what extent that movement...