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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 July 2006) 105 (3): 551–579.
Published: 01 July 2006
...Manuela Boatcă Duke University Press 2006 Manuela Boatcă Knocking on Europe’s Door: Romanian Academia between Communist Censorship and Western Neglect The term postsocialist (world) is meant to hold in place a category for which there...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 January 2014) 113 (1): 63–86.
Published: 01 January 2014
... Muslim, whose practices are viewed as inimical by the court to democracy’s essentials, is the communist. This argument is pursued through an examination of the history of the middle of the twentieth century, when human rights became a supranational dream and the European human rights architecture was...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 January 2010) 109 (1): 9–30.
Published: 01 January 2010
... from International Journal of Middle East Studies 21.3 (August 1989): 393–409. Reprinted with the permission of Cambridge University Press. Alain Gresh The Free Officers and the Comrades: The Sudanese Communist Party and Nimeiri Face-to-Face, 1969–1971 Africa’s...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 October 2014) 113 (4): 671–685.
Published: 01 October 2014
...Gavin Walker Since the turn of the twenty-first century, the term communism has returned to the theoretical and historical agenda with a striking force and a surprising novelty. In a wide range of fields of knowledge, the questions of the actuality and the history of the world communist movement...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 October 2014) 113 (4): 743–759.
Published: 01 October 2014
...Joshua Clover; Aaron Benanav Certain currents within communist thought have emphasized a return to the party form as a model of organization for communist struggle. This essay takes the basic historical materialist position that this demand must be evaluated not according to normative claims about...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 October 2014) 113 (4): 713–727.
Published: 01 October 2014
...Banu Bargu This essay argues that Jodi Dean’s The Communist Horizon can be read as a radical left-Schmittian intervention. The essay shows the basic points of correspondence between Dean’s arguments and those of Carl Schmitt. Bargu examines how Dean adopts and mobilizes Schmitt’s most...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 October 2014) 113 (4): 777–790.
Published: 01 October 2014
... entails an examination of past and present communist struggles that accounts for their irreducible differences and multiple modes of organization. We insist that the debate on communism must reckon with three unavoidable issues: property, internationalism, and subjectivity. In considering the mutual...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 January 2010) 109 (1): 31–51.
Published: 01 January 2010
... important characteristics of the Sudanese labor movement was its close link with the Sudanese Communist Party, the second largest Communist Party in Africa until its near-destruction by the military regime of Gafaar Nimeiri in 1971. Despite persistent repression by authoritarian regimes, the Sudanese labor...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 July 2009) 108 (3): 581–598.
Published: 01 July 2009
.... Grounded in a critique of “postcommunism,” this essay maps Lumumba's transition from bourgeois nationalist—the postcolonial leader—to the communist who did not name himself a communist, the anticolonialist transformed, by the force of history (the failure of the United Nations to protect the sovereignty of...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 October 2017) 116 (4): 763–780.
Published: 01 October 2017
...Enzo Traverso Historicizing communism means overcoming the dichotomy between two narratives—one idyllic and the other horrific—as radically opposed as fundamentally alike. Several decades after its exhaustion, the communist experience does not need to be idealized or demonized; it deserves to be...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 January 2013) 112 (1): 203–212.
Published: 01 January 2013
... center of the Chinese Communist Party, concerned about social stability and rebalancing China’s economy through raising workers’ share of income and consumption, has increasingly sided with the struggling workers to contain the alliance between local states and private capital. The outcome of this new...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 October 2014) 113 (4): 701–711.
Published: 01 October 2014
...James Martel In this essay, I engage with Jodi Dean’s idea from The Communist Horizon (2012) that “division is common; we must seize it.” I argue that this is a critical insight that helps us think both about the kinds of political subjectivity that we find in Marxist philosophy as well as the...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 January 2015) 114 (1): 47–64.
Published: 01 January 2015
...Giulia Dal Maso The article examines the distinctive features of Chinese financialization. It argues that in China “mass financialization” was strategically led by a state effort to compensate for the social outcomes that resulted when the communist model of collective work units ( danwei ) was...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 April 2015) 114 (2): 457–466.
Published: 01 April 2015
...Dale T. McKinley The decision by the National Union of Metalworkers (NUMSA) in late 2013 to break its long-standing alliance with the ruling African National Congress (ANC) and its political partner, the South African Communist Party (SACP), represents a watershed moment for left and progressive...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 January 2010) 109 (1): 53–74.
Published: 01 January 2010
...Abdullahi Ali Ibrahim The emerging view in the scholarship about the Sudanese Women's Union (SWU) is that it was basically the creation of the patriarchal Sudanese Communist Party (SCP). On the contrary, this essay will argue that it was the product of the party's women's cadre. To this effect, the...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 January 2010) 109 (1): 75–94.
Published: 01 January 2010
... political organizations such as the Sudanese Communist Party (SCP) used art exhibitions to initiate ordinary people to modern political action. During the relative political stability of Gaafar Nimeiri's regime (1969–85), the state founded official cultural institutions that consolidated the exhibition as...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 January 2010) 109 (1): 117–146.
Published: 01 January 2010
...al-Khatim Adlan In this critical essay on the Sudanese Communist Party (SCP), the late philosopher and former SCP member al-Khatim Adlan maps out the multiple histories of the efforts of Sudanese Marxists to transform the SCP into a massive social and populist movement at the national level...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 January 2010) 109 (1): 147–158.
Published: 01 January 2010
...Sidgi Kaballo “Season of Migration to the Right” presents three important critiques of al-Khatim Adlan's call for the dissolution of the Sudanese Communist Party (SCP). Dissecting the main constructs on which this call was built, Sidgi Kaballo sets out to bring to light the shortcomings of Adlan's...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 July 2009) 108 (3): 483–500.
Published: 01 July 2009
...Rogaia Mustafa Abusharaf In the thought of the late secretary-general of the Sudanese Communist Party, Abdel Khaliq Mahgoub, the intricacies of culture and politics are deftly interwoven in a thorough ethnographic and philosophical critique of state and society. Mahgoub's wide-ranging writings...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 October 2007) 106 (4): 753–767.
Published: 01 October 2007
... globalized than oil. Weather is discussed every- where with the same fervor—no place in the world is an exception. I would like to illustrate these theoretical remarks with two examples. First, the severe winter of 1978–79 in Poland showed the incapability of the Communist state to organize even...