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South Atlantic Quarterly (2005) 104 (4): 693–706.
Published: 01 October 2005
...Fredric Jameson 2005 by Duke University Press 2005 Fredric Jameson Rousseau and Contradiction The philosopher of the general will is not likely to be the favorite political thinker of an age of microgroups and new...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2014) 113 (2): 339–352.
Published: 01 April 2014
..., and self-determination. Gunn and Wilding’s article argues that the movements’ inspiring mix of “refusal” and “alternatives” can be understood within a theoretical framework that foregrounds the concepts of contradiction and recognition. In this context, the article presents Herbert Marcuse and Slavoj Žižek...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1995) 94 (1): 109–134.
Published: 01 January 1995
...Pamela Wilson Copyright © 1995 by Duke University Press 1995 Pamela Wilson Mountains of Contradictions: Gender, Class, and Region in the Star Image of Dolly Parton ^Xfily Parton has achieved broad popularity over the past twenty years as an exceptional country musician who successfully...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1995) 94 (4): 1161–1178.
Published: 01 October 1995
...Immanuel Wallerstein Copyright © 1995 by Duke University Press 1995 Immanuel Wallerstein The Insurmountable Contradictions of Liberalism: Human Rights and the Rights of Peoples in the Geoculture of the Modern World-System 26 August 1789, the French National Assembly adopted the Declaration...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1973) 72 (3): 415–426.
Published: 01 July 1973
...Myron W. Hedlin Copyright © 1973 by Duke University Press 1973 Unity or Front? The Contradictions of the United Front Policy, 1921-1922 Myron W. Hedlin In December 1921 the Executive Committee of the Communist International (ECCI) proclaimed a new tactic for its member parties, a united front...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2020) 119 (4): 811–832.
Published: 01 October 2020
... . It first seeks to spatialize temporal logics like contradiction through the Hegelian concept of “material contradiction,” which is outside of time, language, and consciousness. It then tries to ponder the built environment as composed of overlapping material contradictions, multiple sites of praxes—past...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2014) 113 (2): 285–297.
Published: 01 April 2014
...Katerina Nasioka The movement against austerity—the movement of occupied squares—in Greece in 2011 displayed little or no homogeneity. Rather than project an alternative proposal, it unveiled the contradictions existing in the field of labor. The essay traces the movement’s contradictory trajectory...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2021) 120 (4): 892–902.
Published: 01 October 2021
... recognition of a shift toward an asset-based economy hard to avoid. The economic crisis of 2008, and the British government responses to it, have provoked a contradiction between the two main avenues through which neoliberal subjectivities are trained. While neoliberal institutional reform and the styles...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2008) 107 (4): 715–734.
Published: 01 October 2008
...Matthew Abraham This essay uses Fouzi El-Asmar's To Be an Arab in Israel as a point of departure to examine the plight of Israel's Palestinian Arab citizens since 1948, while also exploring the inherent contradictions within the logic and political economy of Zionism that situate Palestinians...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2009) 108 (2): 331–363.
Published: 01 April 2009
... understanding of social contradictions. While it stopped short of framing its critique of metaphysics in Marx's theory of the division between mental and manual labor, which was the real advance of Marx over his antagonist Max Stirner, the Frankfurt School revived the original concept of ideology while...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2009) 108 (4): 701–722.
Published: 01 October 2009
... these scholars have mounted critiques of Israeli and American exceptionalism. I define exceptionalism as a mode of producing history outside of history, as a way of reading history ahistorically in order to create a coherent narrative—one that appears to be without contradiction—that we call the Nation...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2011) 110 (4): 867–883.
Published: 01 October 2011
... his condemnation of recent massacres of Aboriginal people in outback Australia. His activities still contradict assumptions that Aboriginal rights history mostly operated within Australia until the second half of the twentieth century, while for those he met in interwar London, Fernando confronted...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2012) 111 (4): 721–739.
Published: 01 October 2012
... organized, labor transplant is individualized and it seeks to follow, monitor, and control particular individuals’ specific journeys. This mode of migration emerged in response to the structural contradiction between upward concentration of capital and downward outsource of labor management...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2013) 112 (1): 23–38.
Published: 01 January 2013
... of Fanon’s caveat and argues that he postpones unraveling the contradictions between approaching colonial subjects from both a political theory of decolonization and psychiatry for the sake of the war of independence. © 2013 Duke University Press 2013 Gerard Aching No Need for an Apology: Fanon’s...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2013) 112 (1): 179–190.
Published: 01 January 2013
...Ngai Pun; Jenny Chan China’s capitalist transformation offers us a non-Western perspective to understand the contradictions of transnational capital mobility, the working people’s lives, and the changing role of the state. This economic and social transformation continues to require...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2013) 112 (4): 824–830.
Published: 01 October 2013
.... For example, can the internal contradictions generated by debt’s mixed-class character be overcome by debt resistance organizations in the United States like Strike Debt? © 2013 Duke University Press 2013 References Biles James J. 2010 . “ Chronicle of a Debt Foretold: Mexico’s FOBAPROA...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2016) 115 (3): 535–566.
Published: 01 July 2016
... teases out the mode of opening that Césaire sought after in “dwelling with power” and eschews a premature closure on his négritude. Certainly, the problem of blackness is implicated in the undoing of the sets of contradictions embedded in our contemporary historical legacy. However, the essay argues...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2022) 121 (2): 359–375.
Published: 01 April 2022
...Angela P. Harris The path of decolonization has always been difficult to walk, mazed as it is with contradictions and double binds, but the existential threat of climate change adds new urgency. This essay suggests that decolonial legal practice be organized around, not the struggle for new rights...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2022) 121 (2): 285–296.
Published: 01 April 2022
... that this cruel contradiction became possible through a mystification generated by the fragmented nature of work law. Together with obscuring narratives of techno-modernism, seven years of arbitrary legal outcomes made the central legal question (are they employees or independent contractors?) appear unresolvable...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2023) 122 (1): 192–202.
Published: 01 January 2023
... of, for instance, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) climate scenarios and the image of the climate clock. The performative call to “act now” entails, therefore, its own contradictions. When every now moment can be staged as the decisive moment, time is paradoxically made empty again...