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South Atlantic Quarterly (1999) 98 (4): 725–759.
Published: 01 October 1999
...Tom Conley Tom Conley Civil War and French Better Homes & Gardens Many compendia and histories of the French garden focus on the jardin from the age of Louis XIV up to and through the ancien regime. To reflect on the French garden in such works is to recall the sculpted trees and walkways...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2014) 113 (2): 380–395.
Published: 01 April 2014
...Amy Austin Holmes It is never just rage against injustice that leads to mass uprisings, but also the millenarian belief in something better. The better life that the Egyptian and Turkish people fought for has not yet and may never materialize. A fleeting glimpse of an alternative future...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2010) 109 (1): 1–7.
Published: 01 January 2010
... to make history and to his keen interest in challenging complacency and narrow-minded nationalism, which proved detrimental to the betterment of the lives of Sudanese people, a reality that continues even now, as we witness debates on secession, ethnic cleansing, marginality, and charges of genocide. ©...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2010) 109 (1): 53–74.
Published: 01 January 2010
... itself. This restructuring initiative was intended to better serve women's grassroots organizations. Ibrahim dismissed the gender part of Mahgoub's initiative as premature and secondary to engaging women in national politics at large. Worse, she rejected the restructuring of the union as a liquidationist...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2011) 110 (1): 37–55.
Published: 01 January 2011
... of perceptions we can better understand action in several senses of the word. © 2010 Duke University Press 2010 Rei Terada The Frailty of the Ontic There’s no such thing as ontology on the whole—or even “leftist ontology,” as Carsten...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2011) 110 (1): 179–204.
Published: 01 January 2011
..., national, transnational, and diasporic scales, within the context of the state's embrace of economic neoliberalization. Overall, the essay suggests that Irish events illuminate the importance of bringing queer and immigration scholarship into critical dialogue, contributing to a better understanding of how...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2012) 111 (2): 289–316.
Published: 01 April 2012
...Edward LiPuma; Benjamin Lee This essay uses the credit crisis as an example to illuminate what a social approach to the financial markets would look like. We sketch out a theoretical and thematic journey whose end is to make the social so visible that a better appreciation of the financial field...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2013) 112 (2): 339–363.
Published: 01 April 2013
... the explicit and implicit measures white people took to abrogate black people’s civil rights, his text might be better understood as challenging black people to eschew their long-standing tradition of exodus politics because adhering to such a tradition has been counterproductive to civil rights attainment...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2015) 114 (3): 611–630.
Published: 01 July 2015
... today's landscape of social abstraction, we analyze subject positions under postcrisis conditions starting with that of the entrepreneur, trying to better understand the social and political possibilities foreclosed by contemporary subjectivity. If the contemporary subject is a derelict shell housing data...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2015) 114 (4): 735–754.
Published: 01 October 2015
..., the analysis experiments with temporalities of feminist theory that might better account for both continuity and rupture, for our attractions and repulsions to different moments. This discussion of feminist time focuses on four concepts designed to animate different possibilities for thinking about the present...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2021) 120 (2): 343–361.
Published: 01 April 2021
... inclusive, foregrounding alternative sensorealities, and interrupting the incitement to get better, this article argues that cripping trans time through autistic disruption offers what Gossett, Stanley, and Burton call a “trap door”: a route of escape from the normate trans future and a way for autistic...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2021) 120 (3): 647–654.
Published: 01 July 2021
...Kevin Lin; Pun Ngai In June 2018, a group of Chinese truck drivers, overwhelmingly made up of rural migrant workers, staged wildcat strikes across China to demand better pay from a monopolistic, logistic, app-based platform. The strike wave intersects with two emerging phenomena in China...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2022) 121 (1): 188–198.
Published: 01 January 2022
..., media commentaries, and productions; and formal institutional resistance and legal action. Altogether, Boğaziçi protests highlight, or, better, flesh out, the importance of university autonomy and democracy, reposing the question, What is a university? at this critical moment when public life...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2020) 119 (2): 301–324.
Published: 01 April 2020
..., to what extent are Indigenous peoples understood to have economic rights—defined here as the governing authority to manage their lands and resources—and, how we can we analyze these rights to better understand the conjoined meanings of colonialism and capitalism as systems of power today? In this paper, I...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2018) 117 (3): 465–490.
Published: 01 July 2018
... as a social problem. The method is critical fabulation. State violence, surveillance, and detention produce the archival traces and institutional records that inform the reconstruction of these lives; but desire and the want of something better decide the contours of the telling. The narrative emulates...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1909) 8 (1): 82–90.
Published: 01 January 1909
... can be done by the churches as men better trained and more nobly consecrated to Philanthropy op a Southern Mill. 83 the highest good of their fellows enter this field. There is now an urgent need for the right kind of men in this work, and the call will constantly become more insistent. The wise...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1936) 35 (1): 1–12.
Published: 01 January 1936
..., and any observations I may make with regard to the educa­ tional changes which have taken place in the South grow out of my opportunities to see what has occurred in those areas which the Board has studied and helped. Perhaps, therefore, I cannot do better, in the time at my disposal, than to show...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1911) 10 (2): 129–133.
Published: 01 April 1911
..., and physically un­ clean, in just so far the life of the Southern white man is either poisoned or in danger of poisoning, both physically and morally. Thus a study and understanding of the black man in the South, the bettering of his conditions, becomes a matter of self-preserva­ tion of the whole South...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1910) 9 (2): 189–194.
Published: 01 April 1910
... from the past but keep free to improve it and transmit it to pos­ terity bettered by each generation. This is the wise method of nature. Change should always be gradual and slow, growing out of the past and into the future. Thus in every stage of human development there would be noth­ ing wholly novel...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1909) 8 (3): 201–206.
Published: 01 July 1909
... and townships for the construction of better roads. Fifteen were concerned with the levying of special taxes for the purpose of road building. The bond issues proposed vary from $20,000 to $200,000. In some cases they have been authorized; in other cases campaigns are in progress to secure a favorable vote...