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positions (2001) 9 (1): 219–243.
Published: 01 February 2001
...James L. Hevia 2001 by Duke University Press 2001 World Heritage, National Culture, and the Restoration of Chengde James L. Hevia On 4 July 1995 China Daily, the English-language newspaper of the gov- ernment of the People’s Republicof China (PRC...
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positions (2005) 13 (3): 659–662.
Published: 01 August 2005
...Alain Badiou Duke University Press 2005 Translated by Alberto Toscano The Triumphant Restoration Alain Badiou So it is that Deng Xiaoping, this Louis XVIII of all the bureaucrats whom the Cultural Revolution had turned into internal political...
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positions (2018) 26 (2): 265–304.
Published: 01 May 2018
... to an international corpus of knowledge, including knowledge used to set international radiation safety standards. By analyzing a key documentary source from the popular genetics magazine Iden , the author examines how scientists investigated a biological notion of “repair” or “restoration” during this period...
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positions (2009) 17 (2): 411–434.
Published: 01 May 2009
...Sylvia Li-chun Lin This essay examines the current state of Taiwanese culture through the project of restoration of history, focusing on a corpus of literary works that represent Taiwan's 2/28 Incident and its aftermath, the White Terror. Post-martial law Taiwan witnessed the birthing of a new...
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positions (2012) 20 (1): 7–35.
Published: 01 February 2012
... offer the possibility of a “containment strategy” constituted of specific space/time relationships, recalling what M. M. Bakhtin named as “chronotope,” which restores time to any consideration of space and allows for the identification of changing conjunctural configurations prompted by momentary...
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positions (2012) 20 (1): 111–158.
Published: 01 February 2012
... possibilities perdure. If modern commodity culture supports restoration, then what sort of neotraditionalism appears in the social? If revolution, then what sorts of revolution? Copyright 2012 by Duke University Press 2012 Advertising Ephemera and the Angel of History Tani Barlow...
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positions (2012) 20 (4): 1009–1039.
Published: 01 November 2012
... has provided the philosophical underpinning for the quasi-autonomous, middle-class movement that formed the consensus for Japan's prewar empire, or Osaka Ishi No Kai (Association for Osaka Restoration), that is making a loud noise in Japan right now. On the other hand, however, as the article argues...
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positions (2012) 20 (3): 911–942.
Published: 01 August 2012
... in their military fatigues vividly illustrate one way that Southeast Asian Americans have struggled to recuperate troubled histories (see g. These veterans view the past through what Svetlana Boym calls “restorative nostalgia,” positions...
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positions (1997) 5 (1): v–xiv.
Published: 01 February 1997
... money does little to restore the honor of the former com- fort women and humiliates them once again as prostitutes, and suspects the sincerity of the Japanese government’s admission of wrongdoing. While the comfort women do agree...
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positions (1997) 5 (1): 285–314.
Published: 01 February 1997
.... Oe: Japan’s modernization began with the Meiji Restoration. Moderniza- tion requires a centralization of power, which mobilizes and consolidates politics. It also requires an ideology that leads people in one direction. At the time...
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positions (2005) 13 (3): 515–521.
Published: 01 August 2005
... that the dictatorship of the proletariat is a concept of politics, and not a concept of the state. To be a Maoist means to restore to the antagonism of bourgeoisie/proletariat its absolute primacy and its universality. positions 13:3  Winter 2005...
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positions (2004) 12 (3): 773–786.
Published: 01 August 2004
... resembles no more than a patch of dead skin. positions 12:3 Winter 2004 780 Restoring the Wall: Different Versions, Different Visions Even when it was considered to be a positive symbol of the nation, as when Sun Yat...
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positions (2008) 16 (1): 39–77.
Published: 01 February 2008
... to restore those subjects to humanity and dignity), and in feminist legal work conducted by such luminaries as Catherine MacKin- non (in which commonality is assumed through vulnerability to injury).9 This faith in existing or idealized states...
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positions (2015) 23 (4): 837–849.
Published: 01 November 2015
... domination. State violence cannot be perpetrated with impunity in the name of anticommunism and national security. CH: To what extent was the TRCK constrained by its political goal of restor- ing the “innocence” or recovering the “dignity...
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positions (2020) 28 (2): 389–420.
Published: 01 May 2020
... in history and the need to restore continuity emerged with the DPP s advent to power and are still expressed in the historical and political discourse.4 Yang Cui s introduction to Lin s book also highlights the eth- nic, generational, and historical cleavages caused by the KMT authoritarian rule, the need...
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positions (2008) 16 (1): 189–219.
Published: 01 February 2008
... capacity of an interiority. The subject’s loss of power is figured as subjuga- tion and domination by another. Conversely, the restoration or reconsolida- tion of the subject’s power is figured as the regaining of independence and self-mastery...
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positions (1997) 5 (3): 672–685.
Published: 01 August 1997
... intent in presenting Yamahata’s work was simple: to restore a human scale to an overwhelming event by showing the actual impact of the atomic bomb on one city, on one day, as seen by one man. The more I worked with Yamahata’s...
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positions (2012) 20 (2): 473–493.
Published: 01 May 2012
... shots and portraits for ancestor worship. After developing the lm and making a print for his client to view, the photographer at the Duyên Dáng photo studio, who was a skilled Adobe Photoshop technician capable of restoring even damaged images...
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positions (1998) 6 (1): 179–202.
Published: 01 February 1998
... a series of “variations on a Stalinist theme,” albeit more populist and perhaps more egalitarian. With its insistence on the danger of capitalist restoration, it was a Chinese version of the great purges; as in the 1930s in the U.S.S.R., its...
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positions (1999) 7 (1): 95–128.
Published: 01 February 1999
... to China, offering redress by assigning to China a limited capacity to respond to the West.3 Joseph Needham pro- posed to restore for China its pride, correcting its slighting by making it an equal contributor among the tributaries...