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boundary 2 (2003) 30 (2): 21–45.
Published: 01 May 2003
...Kevin Bell Duke University Press 2003 The Embrace of Entropy: Ralph Ellison and the Freedom Principle of Jazz Invisible Kevin Bell For Lee Morgan and John Gilmore 1. Space Music...
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boundary 2 (2018) 45 (4): 183–201.
Published: 01 November 2018
... length, along with his differences from postmodernism, liberalism, and proceduralism. Dussel argues against formalism in favor of a model that incorporates three elements: validity conditions, a feasibility threshold, and a material principle. The material principle is primary, from which Dussel...
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boundary 2 (2012) 39 (1): 17–42.
Published: 01 February 2012
... contingent, diverse, unpredictable, and uncontrollable aspects, is undeniably compelling and lapidary in its principles, and may very well be a major addition to the lexicon of revolutions. The Tunisian Revolution of Dignity can be considered atypical because it arguably runs contrary to the ordinary pattern...
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boundary 2 (2012) 39 (1): 207–229.
Published: 01 February 2012
... from (full) access to citizenship need to be rooted in human nature, which is supposed to consist therefore of hierarchized “characters.” As a consequence, differences become also principles of exclusion: this is more violent symbolically (or even practically) but much less stable and “legitimate” than...
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boundary 2 (2015) 42 (1): 153–177.
Published: 01 February 2015
... the nation-state suppresses. The article examines the parallel Spanos uncovers between today’s Western hegemony and the Roman Empire, a disclosure that distinguishes Spanos from postcolonial thinkers such as Chatterjee. Spanos convincingly argues for the need to investigate underlying principles...
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boundary 2 (2018) 45 (1): 59–90.
Published: 01 February 2018
...Seamus Deane The essay tracks the history of republicanism in Ireland during the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. The eighteenth-century rebellion of the United Irishmen of 1798 was based on the principles of the American and French Revolutions. But after the Great Famine of 1845–47, although...
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boundary 2 (2018) 45 (1): 111–134.
Published: 01 February 2018
... the extent to which Ó Faoláin was a precursor not, as has been claimed, of revisionism but of a latter-day nonmilitant pragmatic republicanism that decommissioned its weapons and, in the Belfast Agreement, accepted the principle of consent as the basis for a sovereign all-Ireland state. His writings...
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boundary 2 (2016) 43 (2): 73–124.
Published: 01 May 2016
... tale about the aesthetic origins of modernity, which must itself transcend antiquity in order to be fully modern. On a fresh look at the problem, Longinus can be shown to be an incidental moment in the history and reception of the sublime. Far from being a principle of rhetorical criticism that emerged...
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boundary 2 (2013) 40 (3): 163–179.
Published: 01 August 2013
... within. Accented criticism is a principle of reading globally that shifts focus toward dialogism and toward the “double-accented” word, to help examine existing ways of ordering the world and to ask what effective decentering might look like. Reading fragments from Derek Walcott’s Omeros , Joseph...
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boundary 2 (2014) 41 (1): 135–152.
Published: 01 February 2014
... important ideological references of the “neoconservative revolution” envisioned by these ideologues, such as decisionism, the radicalization of the majoritarian principle toward a plebiscitary understanding of democracy, the reliance on the voluntary activism of an uncivil society, and, finally, a...
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boundary 2 (2017) 44 (2): 15–30.
Published: 01 May 2017
...Harry Garuba This essay attempts to locate the work of the Somali novelist Nuruddin Farah within a tradition of African and postcolonial critical thought that privileges “teacherliness” as a measure of value and significance in its discourse and as an aesthetic principle in literary texts. It...
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boundary 2 (2018) 45 (4): 13–40.
Published: 01 November 2018
... principle of his writing is one of attachment to finite life, which is all the more profound because it remains faithful to the ambivalence of any attachment. The task is to “own” that this is the only life we have—for better and for worse—rather than seeking to leave this life behind. References...
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boundary 2 (2018) 45 (4): 127–159.
Published: 01 November 2018
..., by comparing criminals with “lower races,” it established race as the governing principle for reading criminal bodies; and second, it developed a host of practices combining biology and statistics to decipher criminal/racial bodies. By the turn of the century, somapolitics gained exceptional...
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boundary 2 (2020) 47 (1): 145–172.
Published: 01 February 2020
... ethical striving, guided by a principle Darwish calls “evanescence.” I contingently identify evanescence as an “ethics of oneness” oriented to composite unity, which Darwish practices on a series of dualities inhabiting his life in death’s company. In contrast to enacting sovereignty, this ethos solders...
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boundary 2 (2013) 40 (2): 25–39.
Published: 01 May 2013
... letting things happen—is itself not only an ethical position but also a formal principle in realist fiction. © 2013 by Duke University Press 2013 Being in the Plot: Action, Intuition, and Trolleys Jesse Rosenthal There’s a scene in Charles...
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boundary 2 (2007) 34 (2): 217–238.
Published: 01 May 2007
... as the “Principle of Nature” or the “Prin- ciple of Heaven.” I will use the latter in this review to highlight the mandate of Heaven in ritualistic and cultural, rather than “natural,” terms. Heaven entails an ethical authority that resonates with the cosmic law. The Prin- ciple of Heaven is...
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boundary 2 (2019) 46 (2): 93–120.
Published: 01 May 2019
... Principles of the People] . Shanghai : New Era Educational Press . Wang Xiaoming Zhou Zhan’an , eds. 2013 . Zhongguo xiandai sixiang wenxuan [Selected Writing from Modern Chinese Thought] . 2 vols. Shanghai : Shanghai shudian chubanshe . ...
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boundary 2 (2008) 35 (2): 125–155.
Published: 01 May 2008
... dominates our knowledge of nature but also prescribes our awareness of society and ourselves. From this perspective, the process by which a scientific “worldview based on axiomatic principles” (gongli shijie guan) reformed and replaced the traditional “worldview based on heavenly principles...
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boundary 2 (2006) 33 (1): 61–76.
Published: 01 February 2006
... always of collections, whose members we select for inclusion according to a principle of selection that automatically then structures that situation. All the balls that are red, all the people who are white, the ocean vistas that are blue these are easy examples, whose principle of selection is clear...
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boundary 2 (2015) 42 (4): 97–103.
Published: 01 November 2015
... inside the battered turning    And soaks into the frame The body that remains shares the confession 100 boundary 2 / November 2015 The story has not one ending Smudged into a solitary future Nor one formal statement or admission    In principle...