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Public Culture (2022) 34 (1 (96)): 123–146.
Published: 01 January 2022
...Daniel E. Agbiboa Abstract This essay is about everyday encounters with the checkpoint state in a locus of enduring counterinsurgency. Specifically, the essay examines how road-transport workers in northeast Nigeria experience and negotiate the omnipresent threat of the checkpoint state...
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Public Culture (2015) 27 (2 (76)): 281–304.
Published: 01 May 2015
... (disaster, security, energy, and transportation) across four cities of the global South (Bogotá, Karachi, Accra, and Johannesburg). In each city, uncertainty is produced by historical conditions and productive of future possibilities. 2015 cities governance infrastructure planning uncertainty...
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Public Culture (2014) 26 (3 (74)): 529–558.
Published: 01 September 2014
..., the workshop constitutes maybe the absolute travel device: it can be transported and deployed everywhere without the need for translation into local vernaculars; it can exemplify the moral ambition for peace in the world backed with technical arrangements of space, time, and learning mostly imported from other...
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Public Culture (2010) 22 (1): 67–88.
Published: 01 January 2010
...Kevin Lewis O'Neill Mara Salvatrucha, or MS-13, is a transnational criminal network that originated among Central American immigrants in Los Angeles during the gang wars of the 1980s. Since then U.S. deportation policies have transported MS-13 back to (and helped it expand in) Central America...
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Published: 01 May 2018
Figure 1 Brightly colored taptaps are a fixture on Haitian roads and a crucial mode of transportation in a country with minimal infrastructure. Photograph by Eric Goldhagen More
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Public Culture (2001) 13 (3): 459–484.
Published: 01 September 2001
... . America—on the road to mass transit. Transportation Law Journal 19 : 357 -69. Dempsey, Paul Stephen. 1991 . The civil rights of the handicapped in transportation: The Americans with Disabilities Act and related legislation. Transportation Law Journal 19 : 309 -34. Dworkin, Ronald. 1981...
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Public Culture (1992) 5 (1): 155–162.
Published: 01 January 1992
... on environmental topics. This article was originally published in Western New York Health Magazine and Hospital News 6 (6), June 1992 14. MEELLANY 159 state has enacted specific requirements for storage, transportation and disposal of medical...
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Public Culture (2013) 25 (2 70): 261–271.
Published: 01 March 2013
.... This photo essay explores the production, transportation, marketing, and uses of charcoal in Mozambique to illustrate how energy is linking the city and coun- tryside in ways that challenge our thinking on the rural- urban connection. Making...
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Public Culture 10742621.
Published: 02 November 2023
... was the privilege of property here white, but that whiteness was also the property of free human beings. The grandmother s passage as white in the racialized economies of the Americas was preceded by the brutal Middle Passage of her ancestors transported from Africa as slaves. This violent mass removal of human...
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Public Culture 10742635.
Published: 02 November 2023
... ICAO (or PICAO, the Provisional International Civil Aviation Authority, as it was known during its early phase) was formed in 1945 to regulate aviation activities in order to foster the planning and development of international air transport. 1 What that meant in practice was that it helped establish...
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Public Culture (2018) 30 (2): 305–327.
Published: 01 May 2018
...Figure 1 Brightly colored taptaps are a fixture on Haitian roads and a crucial mode of transportation in a country with minimal infrastructure. Photograph by Eric Goldhagen ...
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Public Culture (2015) 27 (2 (76)): 331–359.
Published: 01 May 2015
... ( Salzinger 2003 ; Wright 2006 ; Fitzsimons 2012 ). The car—and other modes of private transportation—is a useful site from which to theorize mobility and its limits in contemporary India. The car is a necessary supplement to liberalized economies, where the public transportation infrastructure cannot...
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Public Culture (2006) 18 (3): 573–605.
Published: 01 September 2006
.... These are just some of the issues: road construction to deal with the explosively expanded automobile traf- fic; constructing new metro lines and additional alternative means of public transportation, including a monorail, to take pressure off the overburdened metro system; pollution and other environmental...
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Public Culture (2004) 16 (1): 47–66.
Published: 01 January 2004
... in informal organi- zation of the trade, especially in terms of transportation and shipping. More inter- estingly, individual small- and medium-scale entrepreneurs mediate informal economic exchange through gendered relationships that are nurtured in the pub- lic culture of the Laleli marketplace...
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Public Culture (2005) 17 (3): 339–370.
Published: 01 September 2005
... cedi note (about $2.50). As my colleagues explained to me, the money was merely meant to subsidize our transport back to the office. However, the sum was usually three times the taxi fare, and, anyhow, a car was often provided by our...
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Public Culture (2012) 24 (2 (67)): 357–384.
Published: 01 May 2012
... Fatalities in the People’s Republic of China,” Transportation Research Record (Washing- ton, D.C no. 1238 (1989): 65 – 72. Public Culture 24:2 DOI 10.1215/08992363-1535534 Copyright 2012 by Duke University Press 357 Public Culture rental agencies...
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Public Culture (2017) 29 (1 (81)): 53–78.
Published: 01 January 2017
..., by contrast roads cross through them, facilitating transportation across boundaries. Road maps emphasize the empirical, since the intention is to display where one might be able to travel, at least in theory. Yet although the data in figure 1 are relatively detailed, it would be a challenge to use...
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Public Culture (1995) 7 (2): 455–464.
Published: 01 May 1995
... all about geography, Manaus is also all about transporta- tion. The extractive process requires means to transport materials to markets. Everyday life, particularly at the level of the local market economy, pulsates around arrivals...
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Public Culture (2002) 14 (3): 643.
Published: 01 September 2002
..., at a considerable distance from shops, banking, social institutions, and pub- lic transport. The housing scheme is fairly typical of projects across...
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Public Culture (2019) 31 (1): 93–116.
Published: 01 January 2019
... was perceived by some as an acoustic occupation of Crimean public space. In the mid-2000s, Radio Meydan became associated especially with urban travel on the semiautonomous public transport system of marshrutki (microbuses), which were often driven by Crimean Tatars but depended upon by the majority...
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