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positions (2017) 25 (3): 507–526.
Published: 01 August 2017
... prophecy References Alexander Peter F. 1990 . William Plomer: A Biography . Oxford : Oxford University Press . Benedict Ruth . (1946) 1947 . The Chrysanthemum and the Sword: Patterns of Japanese Culture . London : Secker and Warburg . Bester John . (1969) 1971...
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positions (2001) 9 (3): 637–649.
Published: 01 August 2001
... in its entirety; and thus its major mode of rule is biopower; and (4) though bathed in blood, empire always presents itself, in the guise of the concept of a just war, as dedicated to peace. In the rhetorical tradition of prophecy, Hardt and Negri...
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positions (2000) 8 (2): 559.
Published: 01 May 2000
... into account that they are predominantly lyrical expres- sions of limited scope to begin with, these utterances must be felt to contain truths essential to our understanding of present reality. At the least, this prophecy for the age of dinosaurs...
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positions (2002) 10 (3): 525–546.
Published: 01 August 2002
..., as momentous actual happenings to which he himself now gives a convert’s credence. For example, the novella opens with the prophecy made in 1870 by Ma Hualong, a Hui religious leader at the point of being mutilated to death. In answer to his Qing...
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positions (2005) 13 (1): 125–135.
Published: 01 February 2005
... discuss Prophecy, the documentary about the bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki. The fireball. The dead bodies choking the river. The living stripped of skin and hair. The singed, bald children, still alive, their clothes positions 13:1 © 2005...
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positions (2015) 23 (4): 729–742.
Published: 01 November 2015
... them to, just because it is the prophecy of realist theory. Eventually one asks, whose pride is it of which we speak? As for Chris Marker, he originally wrote that his six-­day trip was one of inquiry and “human friendship...
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positions (1993) 1 (1): 268–279.
Published: 01 February 1993
... of America” and the prophecies issuing from across the ocean from a gentleman whom I had always thoroughly respected. My God! To be absent from this land, yet to feel its pulse! How dare one say when it will live, and when...
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positions (2005) 13 (1): 9–30.
Published: 01 February 2005
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positions (2006) 14 (2): 467–494.
Published: 01 May 2006
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positions (2021) 29 (3): 607–632.
Published: 01 August 2021
..., the corruption of young boys/conscripts and their blood, the corruption of the family and kinship, and ultimately, the destruction of the nation. In other words, the regulation of one particular act will seemingly spare the destruction of a population. These are the dire prophecies of anti-LGBT protesters...
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positions (2006) 14 (3): 567–595.
Published: 01 August 2006
... about the (re)establishment of a Jewish national home in Palestine, as it signified an important phase in the development of world history according to the prophecy of the Bible, which spoke of Christ’s return. This is why Usuki Akira has gone...
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positions (2006) 14 (3): 535–566.
Published: 01 August 2006
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positions (2017) 25 (2): 323–349.
Published: 01 May 2017
... of antiracism, however, came his Hegelian critique of the negritude movement and the prophecy of its demise (Sartre 1988: 327): “This minor moment [of negritude] is not sufficient in itself. positions 25:2  May 2017 336...
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positions (2000) 8 (1): 201–233.
Published: 01 February 2000
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positions (2018) 26 (1): 77–109.
Published: 01 February 2018
... of prophecy. No Vacancy at the Grand Hotel Abyss In Charles Rosen’s review of the English translation of Benjamin’s Origin of German Trauerspiel, he channels Benjamin to polemicize against the prevailing regime of academic literary criticism...
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positions (2021) 29 (2): 235–265.
Published: 01 May 2021
... been converted into a speculative dream of politicians and developers. In the above passage, the former minister tellingly uses the verb evaporate to describe a material process of destruction, confirming the prophecy that all that is solid melts into air (Marx and Engels 1848). Conclusion After...
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positions (2010) 18 (1): 199–230.
Published: 01 February 2010
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positions (1993) 1 (2): 349–388.
Published: 01 May 1993
... Alitto, Liang Shuming’s prophecy on the imminent Confucianization of the West served the same logic as Liang Qichao’s 1919call for the Chinese “to rush to the West’s spiritual salvation.”ll Both Liangs sought...
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positions (2017) 25 (2): 255–292.
Published: 01 May 2017