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boundary 2 (2017) 44 (4): 57–75.
Published: 01 November 2017
...Gil Anidjar When he refers to civil war as “self-laceration,” Carl Schmitt evokes a strange figure, whereby the state could be bound for self-destruction. In this essay, I am less interested in civil war than in the conception of a state as suicidal. What could that even mean? What could be gained...
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boundary 2 (2016) 43 (3): 221–249.
Published: 01 August 2016
...Leah Feldman Two types of translation dominated the social sphere of the Bolshevik revolution and civil war at the beginning of the twentieth century: the translation of diverse languages in the multilingual empire and a Marxist-Leninist linguistic turn that emphasized the role of dialectical...
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boundary 2 (2018) 45 (1): 111–134.
Published: 01 February 2018
... point to the range of positions available within post–Civil War republicanism and indicate that none of these positions was without its attendant difficulties. “An Ireland as Complex and Various as Possible”: Seán Ó Faoláin’s Writings on Partition in the Context of Peace Process Republicanism...
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boundary 2 (2017) 44 (2): 187–212.
Published: 01 May 2017
... indicates that his critique of Grant rests upon a diagnosis of a shift in the temporality of politics following the US Civil War. Taking Grant as exemplary of this more thoroughgoing historical transformation, Adams examines the intertwining within the administration of two seemingly contrary...
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boundary 2 (2017) 44 (2): 157–186.
Published: 01 May 2017
... government, which was soon engaged in a civil war with the Chinese Communist Party after 1945. After eliminating the last Nationalist armed force in the Liangshan area, the Communists, who were more ideologically and politically determined to nationalize the frontier for building a New China...
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boundary 2 (2022) 49 (3): 5–13.
Published: 01 August 2022
... are in such a time—when civilization has to be renewed by the discovery of new mysteries.” bkatz@cca.edu Copyright ©2022 by Duke University Press 2022 Norman O. Brown historiography cultural theory During the Second World War, Norman O. Brown worked alongside a remarkable cohort of philosophers...
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boundary 2 (2002) 29 (2): 29–43.
Published: 01 May 2002
... became a screen memory for Ben Martin’s traumatic experiences during the French and Indian War eighteen years earlier, and for the Civil War that would not take place for another four- score and five years. Its geographical setting is haunted by Martin’s past actions during the French and Indian War...
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boundary 2 (2000) 27 (3): 215–248.
Published: 01 August 2000
... of the Dunning school was, in short, that the white South was prepared, after the Civil War, to enter the work of rebuilding the South and its union with the North, but that the freed Negro’s lack of education and general unreadiness and unwillingness to assume worldly responsibilities caused its failure.12...
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boundary 2 (2024) 51 (2): 69–95.
Published: 01 May 2024
... maneuver in a civil war declared by the new bourgeois regime upon the peasantry. Foucault uses the term civil war to challenge both Durkheim's inclusive sociality and Hobbes's separation of political power from the “war of all against all” that Hobbes understands to be the prepolitical condition...
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boundary 2 (2000) 27 (1): 181–195.
Published: 01 February 2000
... have it, the strengthening of Con- gress through and after the Civil War actually expanded federal power im- measurably. Compare, for example, the initial words of the First Amendment Congress shall make no lawwith...
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boundary 2 (2014) 41 (2): 11–13.
Published: 01 May 2014
... for an ethnically plural South Africa must be saluted, the bargain necessary to secure the consent of the white settler community clearly had its Faustian dimension. Territorial fissure and civil war were successfully averted, but the social compact that eased the ANC’s transition to hege- mony preserved so...
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boundary 2 (2000) 27 (2): 21–44.
Published: 01 May 2000
... on Ireland’s relation to internationalism and on the his- tory and contemporary status of nationalist struggles. The film provides an account of a willfully suppressed event in Irish history, namely Ireland’s civil war.5 This account...
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boundary 2 (2002) 29 (2): 1–28.
Published: 01 May 2002
... jurisprudence by applying pragmatist ideas. A hero of the Civil War who found his ideas tested and transformed by his battlefield experi- ences as a young man, he was, by the end of his long career, the magis- terial sage of the United States Supreme Court. Like Peirce and James, Holmes was man with a Father...
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boundary 2 (2004) 31 (1): 179–205.
Published: 01 February 2004
... damage to national self-confidence inflicted by a bitter civil war. In many respects, the social revolution in Ireland had been accomplished in the Land War a generation earlier, and the enormous emigration following the Famine drained the constituency for sweeping social change. The Catho- lic Church...
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boundary 2 (2004) 31 (1): 147–178.
Published: 01 February 2004
... and other forms of labor radicalism that flourished in the early twentieth century. See, especially, Eric Foner, ‘‘Class, Ethnicity, and Radicalism in the Gilded Age: The Land League and Irish-America in Foner, Politics and Ideology in the Age of the Civil War (New York: Oxford University Press, 1980...
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boundary 2 (2006) 33 (3): 141–150.
Published: 01 August 2006
... over a divergent mass that has no recognizable institutions of political expression. The militarization of Sudanese society is concurrent with the establishment of the independent nation-state, with the first civil war between the north and south breaking out in 1955. Although a definite...
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boundary 2 (2024) 51 (1): 39–57.
Published: 01 February 2024
... of the Civil War (when Rosa is herself a child on the brink of young womanhood) and the generation of post-Reconstruction (when a middle-aged Rosa looks back at a world now in ruins). In that regard, Rosa embraces two world orders—one of them in a state of fragmentation and dismemberment, and another yet...
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boundary 2 (2005) 32 (3): 169–197.
Published: 01 August 2005
... Books, 2003), 17–48. 172 boundary 2 / Fall 2005 supporting our Constitution in a time of war commits one to regretting in later times of peace the unnecessary actions taken against one’s domestic enemies. To his fellow civil libertarians, it should be troubling that Stone does not make...
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boundary 2 (2010) 37 (2): 199–216.
Published: 01 May 2010
.... Humiliation by foreign powers was a catalyst to the eventual removal of the decaying Ching dynasty by the Kuomintang and to the establishment of the Republic of China in 1911. The long civil war that followed between the KMT and the rising Chinese Communist Party (CCP) ended with the latter...
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boundary 2 (2014) 41 (2): 18–20.
Published: 01 May 2014
... was astonishingly transparent. It stands now as it conducted itself over seven public decades, in abso- lute contrast to the obfuscations of power and the exploitation of name- less others that define administrative state energy since the onset of the American Civil War. That difference represents one measure...