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Novel (2015) 48 (3): 381–399.
Published: 01 November 2015
... juridicopolitical economy. Copyright © 2015 by Duke University Press 2015 Property law gender inequality narrative technique political exclusion economic dispossession On July 17, 2013, India's Cabinet approved the Marriage Laws (Amendment) Bill 2010, a piece of legislation that, once signed...
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Novel (2000) 33 (3): 377–405.
Published: 01 November 2000
... and dispossession that stalks blacks living in American urban centers such as Chicago's South Side and the social and economic discontent that Hitler organized into German Nazism CYNTHIA TOLENTINO I SOCIOLOGY'S FICTIONS AND BLACK SUBJECTS primary weapon in the fight against racial...
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Novel (2021) 54 (2): 248–269.
Published: 01 August 2021
... the violent coexistence of dislocation and dispossession alongside entrapment, confinement, and enclosure. The collision of these processes remakes economic and ecological relations. Considering the function of enclosures in relation to primitive accumulation, Carolyn Lesjak suggests we be attuned...
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Novel (2014) 47 (3): 497–504.
Published: 01 November 2014
...Anthony Jarrells Connolly Claire , A Cultural History of the Irish Novel, 1790–1829 . ( Cambridge : Cambridge UP , 2012 ), pp. 269 , cloth, $90.00 . Maurer Sara L. , The Dispossessed State: Narratives of Ownership in Nineteenth-Century Britain and Ireland . ( Baltimore...
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Novel (2018) 51 (3): 461–481.
Published: 01 November 2018
...Hamish Dalley Abstract Dominant theorizations of settler colonialism identify it as a social form characterized by a problem with historical narration: because the existence of settler communities depends on the dispossession of indigenous peoples, settlers find themselves trapped by the need both...
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Novel (2021) 54 (3): 479–484.
Published: 01 November 2021
... colonization,” helping establish assisted migration schemes to New Zealand and Australia, and affirming the legitimacy of mass population transfer during a period in which numerous Indigenous societies were dispossessed. With hindsight, A Letter from Sydney can be seen as a key early text in the economic...
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Novel (2019) 52 (1): 23–43.
Published: 01 May 2019
... that dispossesses the subjects of such discourses, this essay suggests that Frank Churchill's fluency in the language of plotting captures the double bind of power and dispossession nestled within social performance. Plotting, I argue, emerges as a form of social know-how, both encouraged and curbed...
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Novel (2003) 36 (2): 279–282.
Published: 01 August 2003
...RICHARD PEARCE ERIK DUSSERE, Balancing the Books: Faulkner, Morrison, and the Economics of Slavery (New York: Routledge, 2003), pp. 176, cloth, $65.00. Copyright © Novel Corp. 2003 2003 Fictions of the Balance Sheet: Faulkner, Morrison, and the Economics...
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Novel (2017) 50 (2): 157–175.
Published: 01 August 2017
...-forking-path >. Mirowski Philip . Machine Dreams: Economics Becomes a Cyborg Science . Cambridge : Cambridge UP , 2001 . Mirowski Philip , and Nik-Khah Edward . “ Markets Made Flesh: Performativity, and a Problem in Science Studies, Augmented with Consideration of the FCC...
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Novel (2018) 51 (3): 533–537.
Published: 01 November 2018
... Stewart, Leslie Feinberg, Sandra Cisneros, and Samuel R. Delaney—to name only a few—Fraiman makes a case for a domesticity that comes out of dispossession and precarity, a domesticity carefully made out of wreckage and loss by those cast away or cast out. Indeed, the final chapter of the book, which looks...
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Novel (2010) 43 (2): 327–329.
Published: 01 August 2010
... of the novel’s “narrative of the dispossession and restitution of the land” (74). Drawing on the theoretical insights of New Historicists and postcolonial theorists, she shows how Gordi- mer’s novel, in a narrative style reminiscent of T. S. Eliot’s uses of interwoven voices and overlapping perspectives...
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Novel (2015) 48 (2): 208–223.
Published: 01 August 2015
...Timothy Wientzen Exhibiting formal characteristics of works published decades later, Knut Hamsun's Hunger (1890) has long occupied a central position in genealogies of modernism. Its status in the modernist canon, however, has often come at the cost of disregarding the cultural and economic...
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Novel (2012) 45 (3): 409–432.
Published: 01 November 2012
... to continuity, is already indicated by the fact that he continues to rely on the ambivalent notion of “remote kinship” (36)—an oxymoronic notion that, once again, economically points to the paradoxical double movement that is characteristic of evolutionary theory. More- over, in the subsequent lines...
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Novel (2019) 52 (3): 369–385.
Published: 01 November 2019
... : Duke UP , 2000 . Karl Rebecca E. The Magic of Concepts: History and the Economic in Twentieth-Century China . Durham : Duke UP , 2017 . Kipling Rudyard . From Sea to Sea: Letters of Travel . Vol. 1920 . New York : Cosimo Classics , 2005 . Lao She . Rickshaw . 1939...
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Novel (2009) 42 (1): 134–137.
Published: 01 May 2009
... of his book. Hogg’s career lay precariously balanced between the supposedly natural and national “authenticity of pastoral origins” (148) and their obsolescence by pro- cesses of economic development tied, according to Scottish Enlightenment thought, to cul- tural “improvement” (149). In multiple...
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Novel (2004) 37 (3): 326–351.
Published: 01 November 2004
... and existential enrichment of the few at the ex- pense of the many. The European and native worlds of Lord Jim are not separated by an absolute gulf but locked into an economic relation, in which the native-ontologically distinct yet structurally necessary-serves as raw material for the refinement...
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Novel (2016) 49 (3): 429–448.
Published: 01 November 2016
..., Beadle Novel Man .” New York Sun 24 ( 1900 ): 63 . Farrell John P. “ The Partners’ Tale: Dickens and Our Mutual Friend. ” ELH 66 . 3 ( 1999 ): 759 – 99 . Gallagher Catherine . The Body Economic: Life, Death, and Sensation in Political Economy and the Victorian Novel...
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Novel (2013) 46 (3): 386–405.
Published: 01 November 2013
... promoted in the work of Maria Edgeworth. The national tale and the historical novel offered different but overlapping assessments of the colonial process in Celtic Britain, each relying on its own vision of economic and cultural development. Trollope's book applies a skeptical critique to these earlier...
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Novel (2019) 52 (1): 107–129.
Published: 01 May 2019
... the rural as the present or the very recent past. One such writer is Thomas Hardy. 2 Writing in England, the most economically advanced—and purportedly the most modern—European country at the time, Hardy is frequently seen as a “regional” writer who brings the peculiarities of the social life in his...
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Novel (2019) 52 (1): 84–106.
Published: 01 May 2019
... and Hochschild 115 – 41 . Cooper Helen M. “ Introduction .” Brontë , Villette xi – li . Dalley Lana L. , and Rappoport Jill . “ Introducing Economic Women .” Economic Women: Essays on Desire and Dispossession in Nineteenth-Century British Culture . Ed. Dalley Lana L...