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Public Culture (2022) 34 (1 (96)): 123–146.
Published: 01 January 2022
..., but a feature of the landscape itself — a permanent, radical sense of immobility and insecurity. The daily pursuit of survival under the shadow of the “war on terror” compels road-transport workers to participate in the corrupt, coercive, and humiliating system they denounce. The rest of this essay unfolds...
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Public Culture (1998) 10 (2): 341–370.
Published: 01 May 1998
...Rosalind C. Morris Copyright © 1998 by Duke University Press 1998 Surviving Pleasure at the Periphery: Chiang Mai and the Photographies of Political...
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Public Culture (2021) 33 (2 (94)): 239–259.
Published: 01 May 2021
...Chika Watanabe Abstract There is a growing trend to prepare children for future disasters. A Japanese nonprofit organization has developed an event called Iza! Kaeru Caravan , which includes games that teach children and their families how to survive disasters, from earthquakes to floods. Many...
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Public Culture (2019) 31 (2): 373–391.
Published: 01 May 2019
... of ensuring diversity work is done themselves, and being wary of new plans and suggestions. The article proposes that these discussions take into consideration that ultimately, people carrying heavily oppressed identities unduly struggle to survive (live comfortably while supporting their communities...
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Public Culture (2023) 35 (2 (100)): 177–189.
Published: 01 May 2023
... also linked this area in the US South to decolonizing efforts in the Global South just prior to a neoliberal turn. Within these networks, victims of white supremacy modeled approaches to survival that are now broadly relevant to today's social and climate justice work. The story offers spatial tools...
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Public Culture (2022) 34 (1 (96)): 9–19.
Published: 01 January 2022
... others. Police power, as the surviving repository and legatee of the historical wreckage of sovereignties past, is the anarchy that has captured the state in the present. af31@nyu.edu Copyright 2022 by Duke University Press 2022 epidermalization police power scarification political...
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Public Culture (2022) 34 (3 (98)): 495–514.
Published: 01 September 2022
... on Silwan's popular movements and their culture of resistance. Instead of viewing their resistance as reactionary or as an act of survival, the essay attempts to frame it as an active praxis. Silwan's collective movement's various means of manipulation—sumud, communal awareness, outreach, and the sit-in tent...
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Public Culture (2014) 26 (3 (74)): 379–392.
Published: 01 September 2014
... of the international development project will survive in the wake of American military withdrawal from the country. 2014 The ground floor of Kabul University Library is divided into spheres of foreign influence. There are American stacks, Iranian stacks, German stacks. The US embassy – funded Lincoln Learning...
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Public Culture (2016) 28 (3 (80)): 593–616.
Published: 01 September 2016
... to collective anxieties over the terms of everyday survival and the difficulty of determining just who is in charge. This essay is an ethnography of extorted life, mapping the expanding geographies of extortion in postwar Guatemala to illuminate how this cold-blooded business organizes life at the most intimate...
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Public Culture (2010) 22 (1): 89–117.
Published: 01 January 2010
... and TroVax® is then shown to work?” Although the five-year survival rate for metastatic renal cancer is less than 5 percent, the answer to the question is given as: “If the study shows TroVax® prolongs survival and you received the placebo, you will be given the opportunity to be treated with TroVax®...
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Public Culture (2007) 19 (2): 273–301.
Published: 01 May 2007
... Press 2 7 3 Public Culture she otherwise goes through every day merely to survive. Even the measured tone of Rosetta’s repetitions expresses the wish to be able to use the French rester, which means not to rest, exactly...
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Public Culture (2002) 14 (3): 493–513.
Published: 01 September 2002
... with the informal economy as those who, without any help from the state, make their own way and depend on themselves or their communities to survive. Infused with microloans via NGOs, moreover, those survival methods are thus seen as a means of empowering the people. The notion of “the people...
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Public Culture (1994) 6 (2): 263–292.
Published: 01 May 1994
... apartments, and strategies for cultural survival. My central archeological site will be the communal apartment, which is a specifically Soviet form of urban living, a memory of a never-implemented uto- pian communist design, an institution...
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Public Culture (2020) 32 (2 (91)): 423–430.
Published: 01 May 2020
...: If Williams had taken structure more seriously, would his work have survived? Would Marxism and Literature still be, for us, one of the Undead? Despite its own explicit invocation of structure, that is, I am suggesting that Marxism and Literature lives on because it legitimates a turn away from...
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Public Culture (1995) 7 (3): 593–629.
Published: 01 September 1995
... and to restore aspects of the lineage mode of production and family solidarity patterns: they speak of a villugisution, that is the revaluation of their neighborhood as a locus for social solidarity and protection in the struggle for survival. In the colonial and postcolonial era the West presented...
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Public Culture (2010) 22 (3): 411–424.
Published: 01 September 2010
... survival. When the security of the individual is made our first principle, then all uncertainties — ­ known and unknown unknowns — ­take on a dangerous aspect and must be con- trolled. Risk assessments are not undertaken on a rational basis. Political power is applied for the sake of reassuring us...
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Public Culture (2002) 14 (2): 311–334.
Published: 01 May 2002
...). Barbalet, J. M. 1993 . Citizenship, class inequality and resentment. In Citizenship and social theory ,edited by Bryan S. Turner. London: Sage. Bridger, Sue, and Frances Pine. 1998 . Surviving post-socialism: Local strategies and regional responses in Eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union...
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Public Culture (1999) 11 (1): 19–48.
Published: 01 January 1999
... life could the researcher reach, touch, and begin to sketch the outline of that thing, which was not the present corrupted Aboriginal social body but an immut- able form that predated and survived the ravage of civil society...
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Public Culture (2021) 33 (2 (94)): 193–217.
Published: 01 May 2021
... flows that once maintained the mines as those sustaining China Malls remakes racial divisions of labor, forms of regulation and control, and radical traditions of resistance and survival. These afterlives are at once multiple and asymmetric, metaphorical and material. While recently arrived Chinese...
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Public Culture (2010) 22 (1): 33–65.
Published: 01 January 2010
... question whether after Auschwitz you can go on living — especially whether one who escaped by accident, one who by rights should have been killed, may go on living. His mere survival calls for the coldness, the basic principle of bourgeois subjectivity, without which there could have been...