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Published: 01 September 2022
figure 6A, 6B, 6C Cities swell. Photos by the author. More
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Public Culture (2022) 34 (3 (98)): 393–407.
Published: 01 September 2022
...figure 6A, 6B, 6C Cities swell. Photos by the author. ...
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Public Culture (1997) 9 (3): 417–425.
Published: 01 September 1997
... is swelling, these are all on the surface, while the ox stares at us behind this surface with an unchanging expression. An ox head is also in the third design; but this is a different ox, with overtly female features and a self-conscious...
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Public Culture (2020) 32 (2 (91)): 287–326.
Published: 01 May 2020
..., it is the substance and movement of bodies that matters. A second sense of wave , OED definition 3b of the noun, also from the nineteenth century, has it as “a swelling, onward movement and subsidence (of feeling, thought, opinion, a custom, condition, etc.); a movement (of common sentiment, opinion...
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Public Culture (1996) 9 (1): 69–91.
Published: 01 January 1996
... in the 1940s, where people came and went, check- Public Culture ing in and out, on a sinking and swelling tide of fortunes. And in the midst of these fortunes, the Panama’s storage room of locked-away possessions stands as an icon for the quiet, mostly unnoticed...
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Public Culture (2022) 34 (3 (98)): 319–325.
Published: 01 September 2022
...?” Khanolkar's rag pickers are the waste workers in Mumbai and Gurugram slum settlements who manage the city's liquidity and excess. These residents operate in media res to make the city into something else. In the swelling, secreting, overflowing city, mediated complexity abounds. “To write urban life...
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Public Culture (2000) 12 (1): 207–213.
Published: 01 January 2000
...-seven municipios of the State of Mexico. As population swelled and districts proliferated, the 9.1 square kilo- meters that the city occupied at the beginning of the twentieth century spread to the current megalopolis’s 1,500. But this demographic and spatial expansion did not elicit...
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Public Culture (2001) 13 (3): 391–398.
Published: 01 September 2001
... W. J. T. Mitchell write this from the luxurious condition of temporary disability, laid up for a II week or so after arthroscopic knee surgery. My crutches stand in the corner; my knee is swathed in a fat bandage, throbbing and swelling as it calls out...
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Public Culture (1995) 7 (3): 676–684.
Published: 01 September 1995
..., if the imagination, from a knowledge of their real magnitudes, did not swell and dilate them.3 In the same manner, to the selfish and original passions of human nature, the loss or gain of a very small interest of our own appears to be of vastly more importance, excites a much more passionate joy...
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Public Culture (2005) 17 (1): 193–202.
Published: 01 January 2005
... of mass incarceration could all be reinterpreted as forms of slum life? The manufacturing of swelling and fl oating populations of disposable people, marginal to economic production or warehoused in centers of penal confi ne- ment—when they are not purely and simply subjected to capital punishment...
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Public Culture (2003) 15 (3): 399–425.
Published: 01 September 2003
... of which bear signs that impotently forbid littering and public urination. What appear are thus scenes of near ruin and rubble. While certainly not exclusive to Manila, these scenes bespeak a city in some sense abandoned to the pressures of a swelling...
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Public Culture (2012) 24 (1 (66)): 185–216.
Published: 01 January 2012
... . 2008 . New Orleans’ homeless rate swells to 1 in 25 . USA Today , March 17 . www.usatoday.com/news/nation/2008-03-16-neworleans-homeless-rate_N.html . Jones Bryn . 2007 . Citizens, partners, or patrons? Corporate power and patronage capitalism . Journal of Civil Society 3 , no. 1...
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Public Culture (1999) 11 (1): 295–312.
Published: 01 January 1999
... against the intrusion of the impoverished city. The condominiums of the Barra da Tijuca in particular aspire to be high- or middle-class havens from the swelling slums. Centered on standardized patterns of what a contemporary upper-middle-class lifestyle is supposed to be, the Barra da Tijuca enacts...
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Public Culture (2013) 25 (2 70): 349–367.
Published: 01 March 2013
... calculated that a third of the global urban population (over 820 million people) lives in “slum- like con- ditions,” while urban dwellers will continue to swell cities of the global South by 2050. In both Mexico City and Mumbai, for example, the same number of people who today live in New York City...
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Public Culture (1994) 7 (1): 77–94.
Published: 01 January 1994
... never returned to her. Ere long her body and limbs swelled to a great size; and she lay on a mat in the kitchen, till the water burst out of her and she died. All the slaves said that death was a good thing for poor Hetty; but I cried very...
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Public Culture (2000) 12 (1): 21–38.
Published: 01 January 2000
... radically foreshortened, and with it the extension of the present, in Lübbe’s sense, has shrunk at the same time that computer memory and public memory discourses have swelled. What Lübbe described as musealization can now be easily mapped onto the phenomenal rise of memory discourse within...
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Public Culture (1991) 4 (1): 71–88.
Published: 01 January 1991
... brace; and most of dl pain and massive swelling in the hands from gripping and regripping my 9mm automatic hundreds of times. I was holding on with aspirin, Nuprin, Ben-Gay and massive quantities of vitamins and orange juice. By midweek the mental and physical pressures began dividing...
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Public Culture (2008) 20 (2): 267–305.
Published: 01 May 2008
... directly into matter, availing itself of a wide panoply of bodies and other material implements — guns, crowbars, or hammers — capable of bringing down whatever obstacles cross its path. It also means that when this occurs, the material world itself fills with Spirit swelling with the powerful...
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Public Culture (1994) 6 (3): 441–464.
Published: 01 September 1994
... nor, until after 1949 when the city was swelled by refugees from China, human resources. In these respects, Hong Kong is very different from British India, where colonialism effectively destroyed the local textile industry. This situation...
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Public Culture (2010) 22 (2): 309–331.
Published: 01 May 2010
... be a case of knowing that if they can connect with a young audience — which I’m guessing is in the hundreds of millions, there could be a swelling of demand such that they could care less about what the government says.’ ”22 Newman may be correct, for as one Nike spokesperson explains, “We don’t...