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Novel (2019) 52 (1): 107–129.
Published: 01 May 2019
... preoccupations pertaining to peasants' status in their contemporary society. It makes a case for Hardy's lucid awareness of the continuing nature of primitive accumulation in England and demonstrates that the text aptly explores its effects on various rural social classes. To do so, the article closely examines...
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Novel (2021) 54 (2): 248–269.
Published: 01 August 2021
... to extraction. And yet the coal-rich moors of Yorkshire are entangled in a mode of production reliant on the dead organic matter below the ground. Coal extraction becomes a prime example of the value-generating processes newly available after primitive accumulation, defined by Karl Marx as “nothing else...
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Novel (2022) 55 (2): 339–359.
Published: 01 August 2022
... on the Zambezi River by following the exploits of early colonist Percy M. Clark. Here accumulation is, as Rosalind Morris puts it, originary rather than primitive ( 30–31 ). 11 That is to say, in the case of Drift , accumulation is initiated over and over again, each iteration calcifying the particular...
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Novel (2007) 40 (1-2): 77–103.
Published: 01 August 2007
..., the Body, and Primitive Accumulation . Brooklyn, NY: Autonomedia, 2004 . Ferguson , Sue . “Building on the Strengths of the Socialist Feminist Tradition.” Critical Sociology . 25.1 ( 1999 ): 1 –15. Fick , Carolyn . The Making of Haiti: The Saint Domingue Revolution from Below...
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Novel (2019) 52 (3): 369–385.
Published: 01 November 2019
... upon and active generation of forms of labor, extraction, and social organization previously associated with “feudalism” or “primitive accumulation” across spatially uneven zones. For a discussion of the concept in relation to world literature, see Deckard et al., Combined and Uneven . 2 Lao...
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Novel (2022) 55 (2): 161–179.
Published: 01 August 2022
... as the rampant cultural hybridization of European nations brought on by their own inhospitable practices of primitive accumulation and land grabbing. Within five years of the publication of Kant's “Sketch,” William Wordsworth and Samuel Coleridge's Preface to the Lyrical Ballads proposed a new poetics...
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Novel (2023) 56 (1): 1–20.
Published: 01 May 2023
... . Singh Nikhil Pal . “ On Race, Violence, and ‘So-Called Primitive Accumulation .’” Futures of Black Radicalism . Ed. Johnson Gaye Theresa and Lubin Alex . London : Verso , 2017 . 39 – 58 . Stauffer John . Introduction. Douglass, Narrative xi – xxi . Sterling...
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Novel (2005) 39 (1): 75–96.
Published: 01 May 2005
..., it is nonetheless in the "home" nation's interest to encourage capitalist expansion and develop- ment in frontier nations even if the effect is increased economic c~mpetitionAs Harvey puts it, "[plrimitive accumulation at the frontier is just as important as primitive accumulation at home" because "[ojnly...
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Novel (2009) 42 (3): 410–416.
Published: 01 November 2009
... is unclear (Mrs. Jarley finds them “curious” and their situation “amazing” [109 they do not go above the level of subsistence, and they cannot accumulate or retain (either money or memories of the past). Their story is that of the survival of the weak in a hostile world, and its end can only be death...
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Novel (2017) 50 (3): 388–396.
Published: 01 November 2017
... proposition, the “historical novel of the future,” which must span a planetary-scale grand narrative exceeding the conventional measures of human history. “The Marxist philosophy of history is a comprehensive doctrine dealing with the necessary progress made by humanity from primitive communism to our own...
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Novel (2018) 51 (3): 461–481.
Published: 01 November 2018
... is interesting but peripheral because the frontier represents a primitive stage of capitalist development, one already superseded elsewhere. This assumption is clearest in his characterization of Cooper as a grand narrator of “mankind's journey of progress” (65). Yet reframing Lukács from a postcolonial...
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Novel (2010) 43 (1): 100–106.
Published: 01 May 2010
.... In the first, the local ­anecdote—rather primitive and colonial in color—is subjected to the light of the so-called universal models. In the second, the same anecdote or subject matter is judged in its own terms, free from those literary conventions that separate and hide us from ourselves, even...
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Novel (2001) 35 (1): 69–103.
Published: 01 May 2001
... will first briefly sketch the conflict in Victorian economic theory between differing notions of capital accumulation and economic demand, an opposition configured both as competing "narratives" of capitalism and as a contradiction within mainstream economic thought. Then I will examine the role...
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Novel (2007) 41 (1): 53–72.
Published: 01 May 2007
... seems to press toward Paris in a headlong craving for acceleration-of property accumulation, of erotic intensity, of personal power. This longing for velocity inscribes and describes a construc- tion of time that characterizes the post-Revolutionary period. But such a vision misses a complex...
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Novel (2007) 40 (1-2): 104–124.
Published: 01 August 2007
... a unique point of access to aesthetic novelty, originality, and power. And since its governance was not founded on ossified forms of authority, it seemed immune to the lethargy of the given and the customary. This new society thus occupied a symbolic location akin to the primitive societies...
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Novel (2013) 46 (2): 193–213.
Published: 01 August 2013
... over the course of his long life. The success of this project is marked by the dissemination of Scrooge’s accumulated wealth through charitable acts at the end of the story. In Jerome Buckley’s account of the Victorian bildungsroman, “to ‘make good’ is JEWUSIAK...
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Novel (2002) 35 (2-3): 169–192.
Published: 01 November 2002
... southern black folk culture. She is defined as being different. Andrea O'Reilly argues that Wild rep- resents a primal, premodern, primitive state. Wild is the "archetypal wild woman.. .. Her lexicon is specifically the primal, original 'language' of the body" (373). But is Wild merely...
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Novel (2012) 45 (3): 389–408.
Published: 01 November 2012
... : Murray , 2001 . Logan Peter Melville . Victorian Fetishism: Intellectuals and Primitives . Albany : SUNY P , 2009 . Logan Thad . The Victorian Parlour . New York : Cambridge UP , 2001 . Lutz Deborah . “The Dead Still among Us: Victorian Secular Relics, Hair Jewelry...
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Novel (2011) 44 (3): 424–443.
Published: 01 November 2011
... . The Novel and the Menagerie: Totality, Englishness, and Empire . Columbus : Ohio State UP , 2007 . Lawrence G. C. , ed. The British Empire Exhibition 1924: Official Guide . London : Fleetway , 1924 . Logan Peter Melville . Victorian Fetishism: Intellectuals and Primitives . Albany...
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Novel (2014) 47 (3): 443–459.
Published: 01 November 2014
... of humor in the narrative, are more reminiscent of scientol- ogists’ belief in ‘‘engrams the negative energies that accumulate in the body, than any of Aum Shinrikyo’s beliefs. While Robert Jay Lifton notes that many possibly questionable scientific activities like the study of ‘‘brain...