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South Atlantic Quarterly (2015) 114 (1): 135–152.
Published: 01 January 2015
...Ned Rossiter Logistical media coordinate and control the movement of labor, people, and things situated along and within global supply chains. The combination of software and infrastructure holds a determining force in the production of subjectivity and the capacity for action. Algorithmic...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2000) 99 (2-3): 273–275.
Published: 01 July 2000
...Jody McAuliffe 2001 by Duke University Press 2001 This content is made freely available by the publisher. It may not be redistributed or altered. All rights reserved. Jody McAuliffe Mysterious Actions...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2011) 110 (1): 37–55.
Published: 01 January 2011
... one needs to work through, an obstacle to change has already arisen. Clinical analysts call psychic change “action”—“action” is what one has to show for one's therapy. Freud's theory of working through thus promises to shed light on the question that U.S. literary critics and social theorists have...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2010) 109 (1): 75–94.
Published: 01 January 2010
...Hassan M. Musa This account of the art exhibition literature in the Sudan reflects the complexity of modern political action there. The art exhibition was introduced by the colonial state as an instrument of propaganda. Post-independence authorities continued in a similar direction. Modern...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2012) 111 (1): 145–164.
Published: 01 January 2012
...Raúl Ornelas Raúl Ornelas sets out to describe the parameters of the political debate that has taken center stage in Latin America between those who see political action within the lens of counterhegemony and those who see the most recent antisystemic movements as the emergence of a new logic of...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2008) 107 (3): 459–483.
Published: 01 July 2008
... first engages an exegesis of Max Weber's sociological theory of the state, a theory that aims to yoke violence and legitimacy to the means and ends of statecraft. Weber's theory is then used to uncover the rhetorical strategies of representing and redeploying grounds for lethal state action in the...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2012) 111 (1): 29–49.
Published: 01 January 2012
...Grupo Acontecimiento Through an exposition of three key reactions to the growing pull of electoral phenomena in Argentina, Grupo Acontecimiento gives itself the challenge of answering the question of how it might be possible to operate politically within a space where political action is...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2020) 119 (3): 511–520.
Published: 01 July 2020
... the masses are collectively engaged in action; it is the expression of action itself. In a more general sense, May ’68, the first global protest movement in postwar history, teaches us that revolutions (especially so-called color revolutions) are no simple textbook events: they are propelled by a...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2008) 107 (2): 287–307.
Published: 01 April 2008
.... The backlash is noteworthy because it often perpetuates problematic notions of personal freedom, champions self-defeating stoicism, and absolves corporations from responsibility for the consequences of their actions. This essay focuses on three major examples: smoking regulations, bans on foods...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2008) 107 (2): 431–443.
Published: 01 April 2008
...—offers increased security but also brings into question enduring values in Republican France, including the sovereignty and freedom of each individual, his or her independence from harassment and surveillance, as well as of thoughts and actions. Vigipirate brings into question the continued viability of...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2008) 107 (2): 213–229.
Published: 01 April 2008
... reactivated by the Bush administration's fetishistic desire to maintain “continuity of governance” in a so-called dangerous world. By placing ever more federal officials in bunkers on a rotating basis, the Bush administration's actions ultimately raise more fundamental questions about democratic governance...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2009) 108 (4): 701–722.
Published: 01 October 2009
... activism (particularly noticeable in ethnic studies and Native American studies programs) by the traditional scholarly agenda of “disinterested” individualized research; and the force of this agenda coupled with the changing labor market to stymie collaborative progressive action within the university. I...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2011) 110 (2): 329–346.
Published: 01 April 2011
... possible thought and action. The central thesis in this work is that the Inuit, occupying a vantage point defined by their Indigeneity (marked by the power they possess to build and maintain their own worlds of meaning through and about themselves, and their relationship to the world around), can advance a...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2011) 110 (2): 559–564.
Published: 01 April 2011
...Chris Chen This essay tracks the instability of race as a political signifier in the California student movement, with a particular focus on the racial critiques of the politics of direct action and the escalation of hate crimes directed at communities of color over the course of the 2009–2010...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2011) 110 (1): 259–264.
Published: 01 January 2011
... that leftists have failed. Rather than complain about or defend an administration they feel they cannot defend, they tend to blame themselves for failing to become the “subject of history”—a subject that haunts and paralyzes left thought and action. A G...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2011) 110 (2): 565–569.
Published: 01 April 2011
... race and privilege played out during the planning and execution of the actions. Finally, the author points to the impact that these tuition hikes had on undocumented students in the UC system. Whereas UC president Mark Yudof promised to expand financial aid programs for students of families with an...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2011) 110 (3): 673–692.
Published: 01 July 2011
..., or the rights of the performers. Ironically, the largest producers of child pornography in the world may now be the children themselves, who are circulating digital images of one another, sometimes casually, sometimes for pay, that are legally actionable. Justin Berry, the subject of an ethically...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2011) 110 (4): 965–973.
Published: 01 October 2011
... given forms of action as political. A G A I N S T the D A Y Oliver Marchart Democracy and Minimal Politics: The Political Difference and Its Consequences The Political Difference While the conceptual differentiation between “politics” and...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2012) 111 (1): 51–64.
Published: 01 January 2012
... and quotidian. It challenged the prerogative of a few men and women of a certain social status and ethnic background to rule and decide the fate and fortune of all others. Hundreds of collective actions of deliberation and decision making, community organizing, the construction of reciprocal trust...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2012) 111 (1): 81–93.
Published: 01 January 2012
... looks beyond those in political office and their likely troubled future in order to find that underneath the Bolivarian veneer an entirely “Other politics” is in the process of gestation. From the self-organized actions for workers' control in Cumanacoa and Maracaibo to the struggle of Chief Sabino and...