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Public Culture (2011) 23 (2): 431–448.
Published: 01 May 2011
...Shruti Kapila This article aims to reconstruct Gandhi as a political thinker. In so doing it argues that truth rather than nonviolence was the central category of Gandhian politics. Truth for Gandhi was a capacity that broke with the consensual and took the form of an insistent visibility. Gandhi...
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Public Culture (2019) 31 (1): 173–196.
Published: 01 January 2019
... de Kirchner, unleashed a storm of accusations and counteraccusations, political speculation, rumors, and legal battles. In this article, I explore the multifold processes of truth-making around this event. In proposing the term “moral economy of truth,” I signal how understandings of truth serve...
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Published: 01 September 2020
Figure 12 “Un‘pellet’able truth.” The trope of lost future in a 2016 cartoon by Suhail Naqshbandi. Figure 12. “Un‘pellet’able truth.” The trope of lost future in a 2016 cartoon by Suhail Naqshbandi. More
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Public Culture (1995) 7 (2): 403–431.
Published: 01 May 1995
....” Representations 1 : 118 -46. Coalition for the Truth about Africa. 1990 . “The Truth about Africa.” Toronto, (photocopied pamphlet). Crapanzano , Vincent . 1980 . Tuhami: Portrait of a Moroccan . Chicago: University of Chicago Press. Da Breo , Hazel . 1989 . “Royal Spoils: The Museum...
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Public Culture (2013) 25 (1 (69)): 39–63.
Published: 01 January 2013
...Didier Fassin Drawing on a distinction made by J. L. Austin in 1950, when the Geneva Convention on Refugees was in preparation, one can pose two complementary questions about the situation of asylum sixty years after its ratification: What is the truth of asylum? And how are the accounts of asylum...
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Public Culture (2008) 20 (1): 119–141.
Published: 01 January 2008
...Deborah Posel Duke University Press 2008 History as Confession: The Case of the South African Truth and Reconciliation Commission Deborah Posel In the iconic history of human suffering...
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Public Culture (2002) 14 (3): 477–492.
Published: 01 September 2002
..., material culture, and colonialism in the Pacific . Cambridge: Harvard University Press. Historic Truths / Looking at Earth John Martone For my generation, the “conquest” of space and the war in Vietnam were twin...
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Published: 01 January 2019
Figure 1 Marcha de los fiscales, Buenos Aires, February 18, 2015. REUTERS/Enrique Marcarian. The protest signs demand “Truth.” Figure 1. Marcha de los fiscales, Buenos Aires, February 18, 2015. REUTERS/Enrique Marcarian. The protest signs demand “Truth.” More
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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
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Public Culture (2009) 21 (1): 47–76.
Published: 01 January 2009
... and to serve as a conduit for truth. Viewed in the context of the semiotic ideologies they presuppose, conflicts over the actions and authority of the press can reveal some of the difficulties posed by the moral narrative of modernity and the common sense of contemporary liberalism. Copyright 2009 by Duke...
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Public Culture (2014) 26 (3 (74)): 449–467.
Published: 01 September 2014
...Frédéric Keck Paul Rabinow, interviewed by Frédéric Keck, reflects on the ethics of truth claims and on how his training in philosophy and anthropology led him from Moroccan saints to biotech scientists in California, France, and Iceland. 2014 Frédéric Keck (FK): You say you are doing...
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Public Culture (2013) 25 (3 (71)): 463–475.
Published: 01 September 2013
... ability to produce “truth,” and that translational research is a signifier of a contemporary biomedicine that operates “in the trans-,” under the sign and context of various movements across domains that see the production, articulation, and problematization of knowledge and value. This argument...
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Public Culture (2018) 30 (3): 509–526.
Published: 01 September 2018
... meaning and fate. This essay focuses on two recent seasons of the widely popular children’s television program Sinterklaasjournaal . The show deployed new storylines to maintain the innocence of the traditional celebration in the face of mounting antiracist critique by refabricating truths that not only...
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Public Culture (2020) 32 (3 (92)): 491–512.
Published: 01 September 2020
...Jennifer C. Nash; Samantha Pinto This paper sits with the understudied subgenre of the contemporary black maternal memoir in the Black Lives Matter era. We read Sybrina Fulton and Tracy Martin’s Rest in Power: The Enduring Life of Trayvon Martin and Lezley McSpadden’s Tell the Truth and Shame...
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Public Culture (2003) 15 (1): 181–186.
Published: 01 January 2003
... to Coexistence Steven Sampson n “Reconciliation after Ethnic Cleansing” (Public Culture 14 [spring 2002]: II 281–304), John Borneman stresses that reconciliation requires acknowledging personal loss. Through witnessing, listening, and truth-telling, we can restore trust...
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Public Culture (2003) 15 (1): 187–190.
Published: 01 January 2003
...Richard Ashby Wilson © 2003 by Duke University Press 2003 Richard Ashby Wilson is a reader in social anthropology at the University of Sussex. He is the author of The Politics of Truth and Reconciliation in South Africa (2001), editor (with Jane Cowan and Marie-Benedicte Dembour...
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Public Culture (2002) 14 (2): 281–304.
Published: 01 May 2002
.... In The Foucault effect: Studies in governmentality , edited by Graham Burchell, Colin Gordon, and Peter Miller. Chicago: University of Chicago Press. Fukuyama, Francis. 1995 . Trust: The social virtues and the creation of prosperity . New York: Free Press. Gadamer, Hans-Georg. 1975 . Truth and method...
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Public Culture (2009) 21 (1): 3–7.
Published: 01 January 2009
... of this transitional justice process are, first, the public hearings in which nearly twenty-four hundred demobilized paramilitary commanders will be asked to confess their crimes before receiving the benefits of Law 975, and second, the visibility and empowerment of victim organizations. The truth sought...
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Public Culture (2008) 20 (1): 1–4.
Published: 01 January 2008
... as an established disciplinary practice. Indeed, historical wounds generate all kinds of ambivalence within the historical profession, because they are not identical to “historical truths,” even if historical truth is a condition of possibility...
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Public Culture (2018) 30 (2): 221–243.
Published: 01 May 2018
... as the clearinghouse for all Truth ( Gross 1990) . Science, stripped of reductive absolutism as proposed by Michel Henry (2012) in Barbarism , could be viewed as a cultural tradition that is handed down generationally within a particular community of practicing scientists (theoretical and applied). Chantal...