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Public Culture (2000) 12 (1): 207–213.
Published: 01 January 2000
..., no. 30. Sassen, Saskia. 1991 . The global city . Princeton N.J.: Princeton University Press. From National Capital to Global Capital: Urban Change in Mexico City Néstor García Canclini...
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Public Culture (2017) 29 (2 (82)): 385–414.
Published: 01 May 2017
...Virág Molnár The essay examines street art as a lens on the workings of the contemporary public sphere to capture changing uses of urban public spaces and shifting conceptions of social order in the city. It explores the explosion in the popularity of street art at a time when urban public space...
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Public Culture (2021) 33 (2 (94)): 151–160.
Published: 01 May 2021
... change in a post‐pandemic era. Copyright 2021 by Duke University Press 2021 urban majority computation popular economy density figures 1–3 Majority Districts, Mumbai. FIGURES 1–3 Majority Districts, Mumbai. figures 4–6 Majority Districts, Jakarta. FIGURES 4–6...
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Public Culture (2016) 28 (2 (79)): 389–413.
Published: 01 May 2016
...Austin Zeiderman This essay foregrounds the political constituencies assembling around the problem of climate change in cities. Recent experiments in urban climate governance in Bogotá, Colombia, are shown to challenge liberal democratic notions of the “public” by linking a redistributive economic...
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Public Culture (2018) 30 (1): 61–84.
Published: 01 January 2018
...Miriam Driessen As urban regions change in contemporary China, rural regions change no less dramatically. This essay sheds light on the discursive context in which rural transformations occur, by introducing the concept of “rural voids.” Rural voids are spaces that are not only plagued...
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Public Culture (2013) 25 (2 70): 272–306.
Published: 01 March 2013
... at once, these new methods for spatial development are changing the form, function, economy, and administration of urban life. 2013 Figure 1 Songdo International Business District under construction, Incheon Free Economic Zone, South Korea, July 6, 2012. (Image: Jesse LeCavalier...
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Public Culture (2013) 25 (2 70): 315–348.
Published: 01 March 2013
...Michael McQuarrie; Naresh Fernandes; Cassim Shepard This essay examines the relationship between the changing organization of urban space and the evolving political culture of a Mumbai slum. Recent work emphasizes that the contemporary city is highly fragmented and poor people are incapable...
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Public Culture (2014) 26 (3 (74)): 501–528.
Published: 01 September 2014
... its fast-urbanizing populations. In the post-Soviet age, nationalizing leaders have been equally quick to embrace the ready spectacle of dazzling architecture as the face of reform. This essay explores the recent and often stunning changes afoot in Baku, the capital of Azerbaijan, to consider how...
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Public Culture (2023) 35 (2 (100)): 177–189.
Published: 01 May 2023
... and surprising histories to ground and energize a fresh wave of activism that looks to collective forms of urban and rural landholding to address racism, whiteness, inequality, reparations, and climate change. keller.easterling@yale.edu Copyright 2023 by Duke University Press 2023 civil rights...
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Public Culture (2009) 21 (2): 229–243.
Published: 01 May 2009
...Beatriz Jaguaribe This interview investigates how the photographer Rogério Reis created his photographic installation Microwave as a response to the urban violence of the drug trade in Rio de Janeiro. It explores also how Reis decided to make this aesthetic option, how the relation between...
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Public Culture (2022) 34 (3 (98)): 409–417.
Published: 01 September 2022
...Laura Pappalardo Abstract For the Guarani Mbya , ka'aguy (Atlantic Forest) is sacred. Yet, only 12 percent of the Atlantic Forest's original coverage remains. A portion of that is in Jaraguá Peak. Two hundred years ago, São Paulo was ka'aguy. São Paulo's urban growth and the expansion...
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Public Culture (2015) 27 (3 (77)): 513–532.
Published: 01 September 2015
... an outsize role in the history of London—a storied place, both dreadful and delightful, a space of urban spectatorship and a stage set for new social actors. As the most cosmopolitan space in London, Soho was also a central laboratory for cultural and social changes in London. It was both old and new...
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Public Culture (2016) 28 (2 (79)): 415–441.
Published: 01 May 2016
...Jerome Whitington Singapore climate change adaptation planning for water infrastructure is assessed against the concept of “vital security systems.” Cast against the historicity of water planning and postcolonial urbanism, water supply, coastal protection, and flood control are understood in terms...
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Public Culture (2013) 25 (2 70): 349–367.
Published: 01 March 2013
... out- of- date and rooted in very Western preoccupations about urban change (aka Robert Moses vs. Jane Jacobs) (Koolhaas 1995; Angotti 2012). Much of the discourse on the future of cities is trapped in a professional paradigm that focuses on the role of urban planners and policy makers, while...
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Public Culture (2002) 14 (3): 557–582.
Published: 01 September 2002
... Smandych. Brookfield, Vt.:Ashgate. Bottomley, Anne. 1996 . Figures in a landscape:Feminist perspectives on law, land, and landscape. In Feminist perspectives on the foundational subjects of law , edited by Anne Bottomley. London: Cavendish. Clark, Eric. 1987 . The rent gap and urban change: Case...
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Public Culture (2017) 29 (1 (81)): 53–78.
Published: 01 January 2017
..., for example, for minute shifts in the earth’s surface over time or changes in urban areas—than the more symbolic and readily available boundary depicted in figure 1 , which is based largely on that first broad boundary as it was drawn onto the British colonial map during the armistice agreements ( fig. 2...
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Public Culture (1996) 8 (2): 303–328.
Published: 01 May 1996
..., but the way in which inequalities are inscribed into urban space has changed considerably. In the 1990s, the physical distances separating rich and poor have decreased at the same time that the mechanisms to keep them apart have become more obvious...
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Public Culture (1999) 11 (2): 407–415.
Published: 01 May 1999
... Science. London: Sage. Fernandes, Edesio, and Ann Varley, eds. 1998. Illegal Cities: Law and Urban Change in Developing Countries. New York: Zed Books. Franklin, John Hope. 1998. George Washington Williams: A Biography. Durham, N.C.: Duke University Press. Genosko, Gary. 1998...
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Public Culture (2019) 31 (3): 447–468.
Published: 01 September 2019
... relations and enhance profits. While relations between and among these different interest groups are often marked by conflict and competition, when crisis erupts, a shared project may emerge around urban change. By making unruly areas and their residents more legible, they act to render uncertainty more...
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Public Culture (2016) 28 (2 (79)): 317–350.
Published: 01 May 2016
..., projects that we could actually deliver on the ambition of change. Of course, Shaun Donovan played a key role. He’s not only a born-and-raised New Yorker; he’s also a trained architect. And he headed the Housing and Urban Development (HUD) agency that knows about planning and design. So his professional...