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Public Culture (2002) 14 (3): 643.
Published: 01 September 2002
... Town, 1998–99. from the field Anne-Maria Makhulu New Housing, New Dreams? Southern Delft...
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Public Culture (2015) 27 (2 (76)): 201–212.
Published: 01 May 2015
... Introduction to the Town Planning Movement and to the Study of Civics . London : Williams and Norgate . Geddes Patrick . 2004 (1904) . Civics as Applied Sociology . Project Gutenberg . www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/13205 . Goodspeed Robert . 2014 . “ Smart Cities: Moving beyond Urban...
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Published: 01 May 2018
Figure 5 Bedouin towns and villages in the Negev (Michal Rotem/NCF) Figure 5. Bedouin towns and villages in the Negev (Michal Rotem/NCF) More
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Public Culture (2014) 26 (1 (72)): 153–185.
Published: 01 January 2014
...Jennifer Mack Outlining a theory of “urban design from below,” this essay considers how so-called users have reshaped space at the urban scale, as I trace the history of immigrants’ transformations of a Swedish modernist new town neighborhood. Here a peripheral green strip that government planners...
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Public Culture (2009) 21 (2): 403–430.
Published: 01 May 2009
...Daniel Monterescu The emergence of gated communities in Israel/Palestine signals new modes of urban exclusion, which reshape previous forms of spatial distinction. Focusing on the ethnically “mixed town” of Jaffa, where an unprecedented number of such gated communities have been constructed in the...
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Public Culture (2013) 25 (1 (69)): 65–84.
Published: 01 January 2013
...Seth Koven In this interview, Thomas Laqueur ranges widely across his childhood in 1940s Istanbul and 1950s small-town West Virginia to his “crisis” as a social historian that propelled him to cultural history and the study of sexuality and to his attempt to understand the cultural work of the dead...
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Public Culture (2013) 25 (2 70): 233–248.
Published: 01 March 2013
... supposedly acted upon or being transformed. A focus on ruralization brings into view not only urban agriculture and urban wildlife but also boring towns and farmers in suburbs. This approach allows us to study new developments that only become visible once we abandon the narrow focus on urbanization, such as...
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Public Culture (1994) 7 (1): 95–105.
Published: 01 January 1994
... Speech, Pretoria, May 10, 1994 At Cape Town’s Grand Parade, the day before the inauguration in Pretoria, Nelson Mandela addressed a crowd from a balcony of City Hall. His speech followed reconciliatory scenes in the Houses of Parliament, when for the first time Black South Africans took...
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Public Culture (2003) 15 (3): 495–502.
Published: 01 September 2003
... medium relayed a different message. The intense feelings of the town’s young people were visible not just in the graffiti but also in the ways the school has been torn apart: by shotgun blasts to light fix- tures and fists punched through walls...
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Public Culture (1999) 11 (1): 210–221.
Published: 01 January 1999
... and socialism. When former elites (Arabs, Indians, and Europeans) fled abroad, the stately dwellings they abandoned in Stone Town were confiscated and transformed into public housing. All the old names were rewritten to fit a new script: the Mnazi Mmoja Hospital was christened V.I. Lenin...
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Public Culture (1998) 10 (2): x–xi.
Published: 01 May 1998
... food to an area that had been under harsh occupation for several years. The town had just been opened up to travel and thus to aid, but because the front lines were just a few miles away, security and supplies were unreliable. Twenty-five people a day were dying of starvation. A sea of tiny mud...
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Public Culture (1996) 9 (1): 113–125.
Published: 01 January 1996
..., 1883 Chicago is like a man whose skin has been peeled off and whose entrails one sees at work. Max Weber, 1904 Chicago was a town where nobody could ever forget how the money was made...
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Public Culture (2012) 24 (2 (67)): 249–259.
Published: 01 May 2012
... Corporal Nicole Camala Veen, who by loosely donning a white hijab (head covering) and blue abaya (outer garment) is transformed into an Iraqi nurse in the questionably dubbed town of Wadi al-Sahara (2008), and Army Spe- cialist Gary McCorkle, who is swathed from head to toe in white head scarf and...
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Public Culture (2013) 25 (2 70): 249–260.
Published: 01 March 2013
... a citizen, as an American, as a community member, becomes organized around the border. The Making of a Border Town Adobe sits at the heart of the southern Arizona desert, approximately fifteen miles north of...
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Public Culture (1988) 1 (1): 93–94.
Published: 01 January 1988
..., Jeevanahalli, Cox Town, Bangalore 560 005. India. Paul Gonsalves, Editor. Institute of Economic Growth, University Enclave, Delhi 7, India. International Association of Scholarly Publishers, Edvard Aslaksen, President, Univer- sitetsforlaget, Box 295'9Toyen, 0608 Oslo 6, Norway...
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Public Culture (2014) 26 (1 (72)): 1–2.
Published: 01 January 2014
... Mack illustrates how, in one Swedish town, a group of Syriac Christian immigrants gradually transformed the built environment, remaking the city without a master plan. And, in different ways, questions about public participation in the body politic are central to Joseph Massad’s essay, “Love, Fear, and...
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Public Culture (2017) 29 (2 (82)): 363–384.
Published: 01 May 2017
... politics of the state finally bridged. But it was not to be. While the president stood promising new material structures for the people of Nauta, the pioneers were sitting outside the town hall waiting for a lift to the inauguration site. They had hoped that this would be the day they would be recognized...
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Public Culture (2013) 25 (2 70): 349–367.
Published: 01 March 2013
... Town, and Cairo — presents a conundrum for both urban professionals and urban scholars that requires a reframing of the questions surrounding their spatial, social, and temporal dynamics. In fact, the planning and urban design professions seem to have lost the ability to conceptualize and...
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Public Culture (2000) 12 (3): 703–706.
Published: 01 September 2000
... Cape Town, South Africa. 706 Anne-Maria Boitumelo Makhulu is a Ph.D. candidate in anthropology at the University of Chicago whose dissertation examines space and landscape in apartheid-era Cape Town, South Africa. Philippe Rekacewicz is a geographer...
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Public Culture (2018) 30 (2): 199–220.
Published: 01 May 2018
...Figure 5 Bedouin towns and villages in the Negev (Michal Rotem/NCF) Figure 5. Bedouin towns and villages in the Negev (Michal Rotem/NCF) ...