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South Atlantic Quarterly (2021) 120 (2): 279–283.
Published: 01 April 2021
..., the subtext of the drawings is how the artist’s relationship with time is also measured by her style of communication. Kim uses American Sign Language and asks questions in a written form using an iPhone on a daily basis as she goes about her chores. “Crip time” is thus also punctuated by the pauses...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2021) 120 (2): 481–484.
Published: 01 April 2021
... and political operations of sound. A keen observer of language, Kim employs American Sign Language, music notation, televisual captioning, and other systems of visual communication in a wide-ranging practice that address the intricacies of social exchange and the power of representation with illuminating wit...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2021) 120 (2): 257–277.
Published: 01 April 2021
... Blankmeyer Burke (2016: n.p a Deaf professor of philosophy, describes the time and effort she dedicated to locating American Sign Language interpreters when she was invited to give two talks at two different schools within the same time frame: What I cannot predict is how much time to spend on dealing...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2016) 115 (2): 231–246.
Published: 01 April 2016
... to be a chimpanzee like any other. And although all nonhuman great apes display impressive cognitive capacities, use and even make tools, arguably have culture that differs from population to population, and in some cases have been taught rudimentary American Sign Language, they do not speak English or any...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1991) 90 (3): 469–481.
Published: 01 July 1991
... and de­ fends the environment, the significant alternation of sun and moon, in this world shaped by signs which are wonders, to be spoken of in words which prove adequate. The process of American poetry in the past has provided rich instances and paradigms of the creation of value. To some, the idea...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1947) 46 (3): 415–416.
Published: 01 July 1947
...William A. Brownell Signs, Language, and Behavior . By Morris Charles . New York : Prentice-Hall, Inc. , 1946 . Pp. xii , 365 . $5.00 . Copyright © 1947 by Duke University Press 1947 Book Reviews 415 Means to Be an Individual he asks in pained surprise. Then, on second...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1993) 92 (3): 453–459.
Published: 01 July 1993
... the reception of, for example, postmodern theories of the fragment in the periphery where they are mediated by signs of success that promote their status forged by the American Interna­ tional. The demonstrative capacity of these signs could recreate in the periphery the image of a totality...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1947) 46 (3): 416–418.
Published: 01 July 1947
..., the problem of behavior signs or cues. For a thing to be a sign, it must, according to him, satisfy the following requirements: If anything, A, is a preparatory-stimulus which in the absence of stimulus-objects initi­ ating response-sequences of a certain behavior-family causes a disposition in some organism...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1990) 89 (4): 737–759.
Published: 01 October 1990
... is dead or dynamic we learn such things definitively only in the actual practice of a language, in its usage As a scriptural event in the historical development of language, an alphabet is therefore both the sign and the limit of everything that particular language can do (phonetically, lexically...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2001) 100 (3): 749–771.
Published: 01 July 2001
... the former heart of empire alters one’s perception of what constitutes a national identity. Reviewing several ‘‘En- glish’’ English language films, two American journalists ask, ‘‘Why have...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1936) 35 (4): 374–392.
Published: 01 October 1936
... of the charge against the King s troops, and to prove his contention read to the court the following communication, which, he said, was the original Champion of the American Colonists 383 charge, signed by the agent of the province in which the mur­ ders had been committed: I Edward Thoroton Gould, of his...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1947) 46 (3): 414–415.
Published: 01 July 1947
... of his favorite passages might have involved the exclusion of other passages of like im­ portance, and he will finally decide that the selection as it stands is rea­ sonable and helpful, and that the compiler has rendered in his work a valuable service. Helmut Kujin. Signs, Language, and Behavior...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1944) 43 (2): 160–165.
Published: 01 April 1944
..., Fluctuat nec mergitur. Anyone who has ever visited Paris, even though only briefly and casually, must have carried away some impression of that omnipresent symbol. To an American whose stay there was very short, it might recall chiefly such souvenirs as were offered for sale in the arcades of the rue de...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1942) 41 (4): 441–449.
Published: 01 October 1942
... and fundamental principles. Business language also readily adapts itself to such purposes when expertly utilized. In December, 1937, the U. S. S. Panay, a man-of-war, was sunk along with other nonnaval steamers in the Yangtse River. They were engaged in removing Americans and American property from the Nanking...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1993) 92 (3): 515–527.
Published: 01 July 1993
... and diverse values are essential for civilization, just as the difference and the funda­ mental nonequivalence of words is indispensable for the existence of language, and just as the diversity of signs is indispensable for the existence of thought. Notes 1 Tomas Maldonado, El movimiento moderno y la...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1905) 4 (2): 123–137.
Published: 01 April 1905
... powers of the world. This subject is of special interest to Americans on account of the frequent recourse that has been had to arbitration by the nations on this continent. No country has done more to encourage this method of procedure in the settlement of international differences than the United States...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1988) 87 (3): 419–444.
Published: 01 July 1988
... representation of the larger symbolic economy. Any American who has gone to Japan and watched TV has been struck by the commercials their blinding pace, their fragmentation, their high-tech construction, their wild and seemingly meaningless juxtaposition of language and images. To add to the perplexity...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2007) 106 (1): 107–127.
Published: 01 January 2007
... great love is not to be distinguished from the signs whereby we come to know it. The New World Baroque  119 González Echevarría has assessed the Latin American baroque as being defined by “the uneasy relationship between representation and that which...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2012) 111 (3): 453–475.
Published: 01 July 2012
... the dwelling of potentiality. The essay begins by examining will, risk, and exhaustion in Foucault’s late works, then turns Giorgio Agamben’s reflections on potentiality and thoughts on will, effort, and mental habit from the American pragmatists William James and Charles Sanders Peirce. © 2012 Duke...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2010) 109 (2): 431–446.
Published: 01 April 2010
... of Latin and Françoise Waquet’s Le Latin ou l’empire d’un signe, one finds subtle notes on reflexes of this language in articulating differences.9 Ostler 434  V. Y. Mudimbe observes, quoting a letter from John Sarracenus written in 1167 to John of Salisbury: “In Greek, one finds certain...