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South Atlantic Quarterly (2008) 107 (2): 373–386.
Published: 01 April 2008
... of ranching (and that are still integral to much of the U.S. food production industry). In fact, they are reacting to the post-BSE vilification of the beef industry by attempting to identify illegal immigrants as the real source of “contamination” by reasserting some of the boundaries dismantled...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2008) 107 (2): 355–372.
Published: 01 April 2008
...Susan Willis This essay examines media accounts of the 2006 E. coli contamination of bagged spinach to piece together a forensics that demonstrates both the real and symbolic meanings of contamination. Following the path of production from field to processing plant and then to supermarket shelf...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2017) 116 (2): 345–362.
Published: 01 April 2017
.... This essay inflects the concept of Capitalocene with what we call Wasteocene, to stress the contaminating nature of capitalism and its perdurance within the sociobiological fabric, its accumulation of externalities inside both the human and the earth's body. The essay envisions the Wasteocene as a feature...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2016) 115 (4): 763–770.
Published: 01 October 2016
...Ben Fawcett About one-third of the global human population does not have access to an effective toilet. As a result, disease-carrying feces contaminate the human environment causing more than seven hundred thousand child deaths each year from diarrhea, poor child development as a result of worm...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2016) 115 (3): 640–647.
Published: 01 July 2016
..., was contaminated. Due to massive popular protest, a municipal ordinance was passed establishing the mountain aquifer as a protected zone. Ollanta Humala, who became Peru's president in 2011, decided to move forward with Newmont's second wealthiest project, called Conga Mines (that would relieve the already...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2007) 106 (2): 237–264.
Published: 01 April 2007
... distinguish all the predicates of the religious (and, as we shall see, this is not easy: there are at least two families, two strata or sources [souches ou sources] that overlap, mingle, contaminate each other without ever merging; and just in case things are still too simple, one...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1989) 88 (1): 301–317.
Published: 01 January 1989
... and even multiply the dangerous sites of infection. Derrida makes explicit this pathology of rhetoric when, elsewhere in Plato s Pharmacy, he remarks that metaphoricity is the contamination of logic and the logic of contamination. 8 In other words, Disease = Discourse. Derrida s diagnosis of metaphor...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2006) 105 (4): 681–698.
Published: 01 October 2006
...: 5 that women who occupy public space should be regarded with suspicion. It draws upon several other familiar ideas: that women who engage in the public economy are somehow contaminated; that female sexuality is dan- 6 gerous and that women who...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1963) 62 (2): 322–323.
Published: 01 April 1963
... are exposed to high enough concentrations to produce these lesions. Miss Carson examines the possibility that small amounts might produce cancer. Many substances from arsenic to plastic film are potential carcinogens, and our environment is increasingly contaminated with such compounds, but whether...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1963) 62 (2): 323–325.
Published: 01 April 1963
... arsenic to plastic film are potential carcinogens, and our environment is increasingly contaminated with such compounds, but whether they are the cause of increasing incidence of cancer is far from proved. We know too little about the origin of the disease. The real problem is the contamination...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2016) 115 (4): 748–754.
Published: 01 October 2016
... York : North Point . Barcan Ruth . 2005 . “Dirty Spaces: Communication and Contamination in Men's Public Toilets.” Journal of International Women's Studies 6 , no. 2 : 7 – 23 . Broyer Nili . 2015 . “From Rights to Radical: A Restroom's Mirror in the Israeli Accessibility...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2005) 104 (2): 205–215.
Published: 01 April 2005
...—in bodies such as the post– World War I state and the League of Nations—as a means of ‘‘social pest control’’ (123). To state the above otherwise: the sea qua katechon is not only a barrier but also, as border-between, a force of permeation and contamination, trans- formation, ‘‘illness indeed...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2006) 105 (4): 777–799.
Published: 01 October 2006
... suggest that what the media presented along the U.S.-Mexico border during 1991–94 was an extreme portrait of ‘‘matter out of place’’ implicitly borne by the movement of people out of place: Mexican immigrants. This is not to say that air, water, and ground contamination did not exist at the border...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1972) 71 (2): 213–224.
Published: 01 April 1972
... Australia and America, historically, have exhibited paranoid feelings about external attack or possible con­ tamination from within, be the latter from supposed contamination by wrong types of immigrants or from subversive groups. Cer­ tainly America s earlier isolationist policies were, in part...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1954) 53 (1): 166.
Published: 01 January 1954
... experience to read this book in an age which is contaminated by screaming slogans and bloody acts, of which some of the poets represented in the anthology are victims as exiles from their native land. The anthology should restore one s faith in man at a time when man is destroying faith in his own being...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2008) 107 (2): 445–446.
Published: 01 April 2008
...- ture. Her article “Food Safety and the Abject: Mad Cow Disease and a Racist Rhetoric of Contamination in the Southwest” is a chapter from her disserta- tion, “The Mad Cow Nexus: Biopower and the Stakes/Steaks of Personhood in Global, Industrial Food Production.” James Mandrell is an associate...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2004) 103 (4): 813–816.
Published: 01 October 2004
... give up forestry in human currency we have a general amnesty II we rock cranial constraints regimental entities surge purge ele/mental impurities psyche taints contaminated senses (this) cyber-occult computed genesis knowledge gone military 816 Lesego Rampolokeng science’s...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1954) 53 (1): 165–166.
Published: 01 January 1954
... of creativeness. In several poems the emotion is welded into a powerful expression. Indeed, it is a refreshing experience to read this book in an age which is contaminated by screaming slogans and bloody acts, of which some of the poets represented in the anthology are victims as exiles from their native land...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2019) 118 (4): 921–927.
Published: 01 October 2019
... a boiled water advisory, the land was contaminated, and people were getting sick from the river. The hydroelectrical dams were destroying our life at Pukatawagan. At the time of the NFA, paper and pulp mills as well as mines sprang up in growing townships throughout Manitoba and Saskatchewan, strung along...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1954) 53 (2): 296.
Published: 01 April 1954
..., and X are biographical; IV is philosophical; VI deals with Laforgue s aesthetic and VII with his criticism; VIII and IX with irony; the rest with certain lunar syntheses. Thus the good things are well scattered, though a simpler planning and a style (occasionally) less contaminated by the bizarreries...