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Public Culture (1994) 6 (2): 293–317.
Published: 01 May 1994
....” Mother Jones , July 1989. Lejeune , Philippe . 1989. On Autobiography. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press. Omi , Michael , and Howard Winant. 1986. Racial Formation in the United States: From the 1960s to the 1980s. New York: Routledge & Kegan Paul. Oppenheimer...
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Public Culture (1995) 7 (2): 353–402.
Published: 01 May 1995
.... (Notes towards an Investigation.” In L. Althusser, Lenin and Philosophy and Other Essays . New York: Monthly Review Press, 127 -186. Amott , T. , and J. Matthaei. Race, Gender and Work: A Multicultural Economic History of Women in the United States . Boston: South End Press. Annals...
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Public Culture (1996) 8 (3): 511–537.
Published: 01 September 1996
...=memberment, Scatological Rhetorics, and Feminist Strategies in the Contemporary United States Melissa D. Deem To read the volumes of outraged male commentary, you’d think Lorena Bobbitt had got...
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Public Culture (2008) 20 (1): 27–38.
Published: 01 January 2008
...George Chauncey Duke University Press 2008 the public life of history How History Mattered: Sodomy Law and Marriage Reform in the United States George Chauncey...
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Public Culture (1999) 11 (3): 443–446.
Published: 01 September 1999
... Nori Huddle and Michael Reich, Island of Dreams: Environmental Crisis in Japan (Cambridge, Mass.: Schenkman Books, 1987), 154–156 Meditations on Interdependence in the United States Waist-High in the (U.S.) World He must have respite. Already we...
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Public Culture (2001) 13 (2): 215–232.
Published: 01 May 2001
... Politics (in press). PC 13.2-03 Fassin 5/3/01 11:16 AM Page 215 Same Sex, Different Politics: “Gay Marriage” Debates in France and the United...
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Public Culture (1998) 10 (3): 577–607.
Published: 01 September 1998
... Liberties Union Immigrants' Rights Project. Beaumont , Gustave de , and Alexis de Tocqueville. [ 1833 ] 1970. On the Penitentiary System in the United States and Its Application in France. Translated by Francis Lieber. New York: Augustus M. Kelley. Beccaria , Cesare . [1775] 1991...
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Public Culture (2019) 31 (2): 197–214.
Published: 01 May 2019
... of California v. Bakke (1978) and Grutter v. Bollinger (2003) US Supreme Court decisions as a way of grounding our approach. In the introduction, the authors examine the extent to which these decisions ultimately led public universities in the United States to shift away from the original intent of affirmative...
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Public Culture (2019) 31 (3): 521–538.
Published: 01 September 2019
... of the law and, ultimately, an abolitionist. By reading “The Fire Next Time” (1963) and “No Name in the Street” (1972), I argue that policing in the United States is inherently organized by a(n) (il)logic of anti-Blackness that necessitates racist violence as a structural component of its practice...
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Public Culture (2011) 23 (1): 85–119.
Published: 01 January 2011
... debates in the United States, the United Kingdom, and regions across the Southern Hemisphere (South America, Australia, New Zealand, the Indian subcontinent, and South Africa). From its inception, postcolonial studies has been interpreted in extremely diverse ways; over time, it has spawned robust waves...
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Public Culture (2012) 24 (1 (66)): 185–216.
Published: 01 January 2012
... for private-sector market solutions to entrenched inequality and need in the United States, this article offers insights on another way that poverty is created and sustained. Nearly six years after the disaster of Hurricane Katrina in New Orleans, many residents are still trying to recover, while others have...
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Public Culture (2015) 27 (3 (77)): 533–555.
Published: 01 September 2015
...Josh Kun This essay focuses on the contemporary migrant musical practices of mobile Mexican DJ sound systems, or sonidos. Operating on both sides of the US-Mexico border, sonidos use the DJ mix as a form of musical communication and community that both moves between the United States and Mexico...
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Public Culture (2013) 25 (2 70): 249–260.
Published: 01 March 2013
...Harel Shapira This essay explores the ways residents in southern Arizona are experiencing and responding to the militarization of the United States – Mexico border. By focusing on the local level, the essay examines an emergent border politics that focuses neither on immigrants nor the economy...
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Public Culture (2016) 28 (2 (79)): 291–315.
Published: 01 May 2016
... of climate change. For instance, the groundwater sources in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) will be destroyed not necessarily due to the predicted impacts of climate change but because they will soon be completely consumed. In response, the governments in the Arabian Peninsula, especially the UAE, advance...
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Public Culture (2014) 26 (1 (72)): 127–152.
Published: 01 January 2014
... to the Prince as a frame, the essay analyzes these strategies of rule as they were used by the United States government and by the Arab regimes in the context of the Arab uprisings of 2011. The essay contextualizes these strategies in the history of the Cold War, the rise of neoliberal economics...
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Public Culture (2018) 30 (1): 113–142.
Published: 01 January 2018
...Bregje F. van Eekelen In the United States, ideas from blue-collar workers were coveted objects during World War II. In an effort to “outthink” the Axis, an unusual organization of knowledge production emerged, in which workers were implored to share their ideas with a nation at war. This article...
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Public Culture (2018) 30 (1): 143–171.
Published: 01 January 2018
... the core of banal security nationalism, characterized by its ubiquitous and taken-for-granted presence in daily life. This form of nationalism is punctuated by moments of hot nationalism that erupt in the wake of attacks perpetrated by Muslims in the United States and other Western countries. Together...
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Public Culture (2019) 31 (1): 21–43.
Published: 01 January 2019
... played a role in the construction of the United Nations Headquarters in New York City. In this essay, I recall the eight-year production history of the Modulor and trace its movement across different political regimes as an opportunity to ask how Modulor measurements became liberal. Attending...
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Public Culture (2018) 30 (2): 245–268.
Published: 01 May 2018
...Joseph Blankholm This article bridges the gap between the study of religion-making secularism and the study of secular people by analyzing three recent lawsuits filed by secular activists in the United States. Each suit asks the courts to understand nonbelievers in a different way: one group...
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Public Culture (2019) 31 (2): 289–322.
Published: 01 May 2019
... across the United States and African (Ugandan) context, based on institutes and programs at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor; Makerere University in Kampala, Uganda; and the University of California, Merced. The decolonizing diversity approach does not locate racial difference in the “diverse bodies...