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Public Culture (2009) 21 (2): 245–268.
Published: 01 May 2009
... around the interplay of reason and affect. The history and contemporary use of the U.S. Treasury yield curve—a key economic indicator—point to this intractable problem of modern knowledge more generally. The devices that should create grounds for calculating future profits also open avenues of affect...
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Public Culture (1997) 9 (2): 189–196.
Published: 01 May 1997
... a yield of less than one megaton, was detonated to determine the environmental and structural efects that might be expected should subsequent higher yield Project Faultless underground nuclear tests be conducted Central Drill Mud Pit...
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Public Culture (2009) 21 (2): vi.
Published: 01 May 2009
... DOXA AT LARGE Hijacked by Realism  219 Beatriz Jaguaribe The Violence of the Real: A Conversation with Rogério Reis  229 Beatriz Jaguaribe AFFECTING THE MARKET How to Read the Future: The Yield Curve, Affect, and Financial Prediction  245 Caitlin Zaloom Microloans and...
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Public Culture (2002) 14 (3): 625–627.
Published: 01 September 2002
.... For although philosophical inquiry almost never yields uncontroversial systematic theoretical frameworks for thought on any topic, continuing philosophical controversy rarely matters much outside the bounds of disciplinary philosophy. The...
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Public Culture (2003) 15 (2): 238–260.
Published: 01 May 2003
... conditions were altered by specific “outside” causes, which in turn have yielded new outcomes or effects. Overall, both series of events may be under- stood as the complex interaction of externally related entities, each with its own autonomous capacity to bring about change or more generally to make...
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Public Culture (2012) 24 (1 (66)): 105–108.
Published: 01 January 2012
... asset class yielding robust rates of return in financial mar- kets. But in the past year the global microfinance industry has begun an intense search for a “moral compass,” fearful that the industry will be held responsible for what in...
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Public Culture (2006) 18 (1): 7–10.
Published: 01 January 2006
... as though Benedict has no intention of yielding any ground to this desire for autonomy and that defending the “truth” is more important, regardless of whether this is seen as a pastoral disaster by those who are closer to the ground...
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Public Culture (1999) 11 (3): 424–427.
Published: 01 September 1999
...) the players and stage property of a public cathartic proscenium. The drama is not difficult to understand. Liberal public discussions of the needs of the disabled seem inevitably to yield surplus feeling. These feelings are an audi- ence response to the affecting storytelling of the profound...
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Public Culture (1992) 5 (1): 47–55.
Published: 01 January 1992
... it, or that there could be no different deploy- ments that could yield unequal power effects. That tyranny has been located at the roots of “democracy” is not exactly another way of demonstrating that there could be no such division as “democratic” and “anti-democratic” forces. The “canon...
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Public Culture (2009) 21 (1): 3–7.
Published: 01 January 2009
... incarceration of legislators, former mayors, and other public servants. Outside South Africa, no truth commission has left politicians feeling as vulner- able as they do in Colombia. Third, individual citizens’ grievances and accusa- tions documented by the media have yielded further disclosures. Memory...
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Public Culture (2008) 20 (2): 193–198.
Published: 01 May 2008
... production. He was ambitious enough to decide that if he cut the yield and introduced more sustainable farming techniques, he could make a distinctive product. But if he had to sell that product for seven euros a bottle, there was simply no way to make a living. Selling wine for twenty euros a bottle...
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Public Culture (2010) 22 (3): 405–410.
Published: 01 September 2010
... yield to the claims and protocols of the security state; in the second, the mystifying ethos of secrecy surrounding atomic weapons was renewed and recalibrated with weapons of mass destruction (includ- ing weapons of biological warfare) in another effort to persuade the public to accept a new set...
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Public Culture (2010) 22 (2): v–x.
Published: 01 May 2010
..., she has taken her place among us at the very moment she has yielded it. Breckenridge started her academic career as a student of South Asia. By the end of her life, she had become one of the most creative cultural critics in our midst. Her own interests ranged across literary, ethnographic...
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Public Culture (2015) 27 (1 (75)): 1–5.
Published: 01 January 2015
... circulation increase. During the last four decades of the nineteenth century, for example, the rise of photography and telegraphy yielded a corresponding expansion of celebrity culture. Until very recently, however, if you wanted to share a photo of a celebrity, you had to find a photocopier and stand in line...
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Public Culture (1995) 8 (1): 41–50.
Published: 01 January 1995
... the vocabularies of the political we currently inhabit, how do we begin to formulate responses to them? How, in other words, and with what resources, do we begin to extract a new political yield from within the moral and epistemic contours of our present? It is common enough these...
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Public Culture (2008) 20 (3): 437–445.
Published: 01 September 2008
... first category.5 Even if we assume that, at the very least, secularization registers a mutation of the Christian imaginary, our attention yields most if focused on the transformative elements that signify a mutation. Even if we were to...
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Public Culture (2014) 26 (3 (74)): 469–500.
Published: 01 September 2014
... humanitarian and human rights catastrophes across the globe, the political effects of image making became increasingly difficult to presume. The seeming nonresponse of viewing publics to scenes of catastrophe yielded the concept compassion fatigue ; mediated images were posed as distancing viewers from...
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Public Culture (2018) 30 (2): 221–243.
Published: 01 May 2018
... forces—forces that see progress in medical or economic terms as the ultimate end goal, beyond contemplation or even existence. Heidegger (1968 : 21) famously termed the shift in point of view as one of logistics —the belief that a result can yield assured profits “for the construction of a...
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Public Culture (1995) 8 (1): 51–71.
Published: 01 January 1995
... different cultural forms which yields new diversities. My point of departure here is that the realm of the intermediate and the amor- phous, the “impure,” constitutes the very substance of contemporary Middle Eastern cultures as elsewhere in the global ecumene. Hence my concern is not with...
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Public Culture (2009) 21 (3): 517–537.
Published: 01 September 2009
... political philosopher William Connolly (1999), who employs it in an effort to rethink the historical formation and normative force of secu- larism. However, if Connolly’s interrogation of political theory yields the conceptual outlines of a refashioned secularism, my analysis emphasizes the dialectical...