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South Atlantic Quarterly (1958) 57 (4): 477–490.
Published: 01 October 1958
...C. Hugh Holman Copyright © 1958 by Duke University Press 1958 THE RECONCILIATION OF ISHMAEL: MOBY-DICK AND THE BOOK OF JOB C. Hugh Holman TO OFFER another reading of Moby-Dick would appear to be either presumptuous or redundant, for our generation has ana­ lyzed, criticized, and interpreted...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1968) 67 (4): 627–635.
Published: 01 October 1968
...Robert N. Shorter Copyright © 1968 by Duke University Press 1968 Becket As Job: T. S. Eliot s Murder In The Cathedral Robert N. Shorter In The Three Voices of Poetry T. S. Eliot says that the plot of Murder in the Cathedral had the drawback of presenting only one dominant character...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1942) 41 (4): 343–359.
Published: 01 October 1942
...Julian Huxley Copyright © 1942 by Duke University Press 1942 The South Atlantic Quarterly Vol. XLI OCTOBER, 1942 Number 4 THE WAR: TWO JOBS, NOT ONE JULIAN HUXLEY ONCE, YEARS AGO, when I was on a lecture tour across the United States, I found myself in Texas when Ma Ferguson was campaigning...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2009) 108 (4): 751–764.
Published: 01 October 2009
..., tenure and its lifetime job security). Without the Platonic cover of academic freedom, the exorbitant job guarantees of tenure would, it seems, have precious little reason to exist. However, in the Platonic spirit of academic freedom, I want to propose that we jettison the entire notion of academic...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2009) 108 (2): 395–415.
Published: 01 April 2009
...-saving operation ? And how do we greet the valorization of complexity within theory as an unchallenged value that allows the critic to utter dissident ideas in the form of an ironic dissimulation (a form of job protection in a regime of risk)? This is about the consequences of dwelling...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2009) 108 (4): 701–722.
Published: 01 October 2009
...Eric Cheyfitz In the first part of this essay, I sketch some of the material conditions that comprise the contemporary corporate university: a job market dominated by contingent labor (non-tenure-track positions) and increasingly by part-time labor; the cooptation of links between scholarship...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2011) 110 (2): 565–569.
Published: 01 April 2011
... students, who face such barriers as inaccessibility to most types of financial aid and work-study programs and the inability to secure jobs. The essay describes how hundreds of students from all over California gathered at UCLA to demand equality in the educational system. The essay then elaborates on how...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2012) 111 (4): 721–739.
Published: 01 October 2012
... tightly constrained. Migrants are extracted from their hometowns and inserted in a foreign workplace with great precision, and they are obliged to return home once the job contract expires. The movement thus assumes the form of “labor transplant.” Unlike project-based labor deployment that is collectively...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2013) 112 (1): 172–178.
Published: 01 January 2013
... in its outsourced factories. This essay also reflects on the theatrical activism and controversy surrounding Mike Daisey’s “The Agony and the Ecstasy of Steve Jobs.” Finally, highlighting the arguments of the three contributions to this section, it shows how China’s new generation of workers...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2014) 113 (3): 629–639.
Published: 01 July 2014
... focuses on those accused of criminal acts but also targets the racially suspect, the poor, the expendable. Why should we—those of us inside the privileged circle of life, free of police power, secure in our jobs, still in our homes—fear encountering the long arm of “The Patriot Act” or “The Military...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2015) 114 (1): 195–203.
Published: 01 January 2015
... settle for lower salaries. Other factors include competition within the job market between day laborers from different countries and with different legal statuses, the segregation of seasonal workers from the local population, and the impact of the caporalato (gang-master) system, an illegal form...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2021) 120 (3): 573–590.
Published: 01 July 2021
... sex work itself exceeds analysis as a job. By foregrounding sex workers’ lived experiences and the theoretical moves of antiracist anticapitalism, antiwork politics, queer liberationists, and disability justice, this article locates sex workers at the nexus of important forms of subjugated knowledge...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2022) 121 (2): 285–296.
Published: 01 April 2022
.... Activist-drivers confronted their relegation to being essentially dispossessed by using their situated knowledges about their jobs, work law, and bureaucratic processes to demand economic security through direct actions. dubalv@hastings.edu Copyright © 2022 Duke University Press 2022...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2018) 117 (2): 439–448.
Published: 01 April 2018
... for the job” under neoliberal conditions, migrant day laborers thus have much to contribute to the mobilization of an antiwork politics. Copyright © 2018 Duke University Press 2018 day laborers popular education autonomist Marxism temporality migrant workers References Apostolidis Paul...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1962) 61 (2): 141–150.
Published: 01 April 1962
... and a heady sense of stepping into the future. But Negro principals often share only the regret of their students, not the enthusiasm. They know from experience that the student who left school so confidently may be back again within days, desperately looking for a way to find a job. You want to know how...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2012) 111 (4): 741–761.
Published: 01 October 2012
... market. The 1990s were the longest and most robust period of economic growth in US his- tory. Yet even though this period brought sus- tained job growth and progressively tightening labor markets, it also coincided with a pronounced erosion of employment standards for workers holding low-wage jobs...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1947) 46 (2): 212–218.
Published: 01 April 1947
... social he will be in the latter case, how good a citizen, will depend largely upon the nature of his daily work, upon his job. True, regardless of his job, one man, because of ability, attitude, or training, may be a better citizen than another. There are good citizens in jobs that do not promote good...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1975) 74 (4): 446–467.
Published: 01 October 1975
... Carolina, Georgia, Florida, Alabama, Mississippi, and Ten­ nessee. These records are housed at the Federal Records Center, Atlanta. The FEPC and the Black Worker 447 Job availability was not an issue. Blacks had worked in Southern industries for decades, a few in semiskilled and skilled capacities...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2012) 111 (4): 701–719.
Published: 01 October 2012
... surveillance and ideological conformity.4 Rather than seeking jobs upon leaving school, workers were assigned ( fenpei) directly to work units. The security of the resulting lifelong employment and the state s system of social welfare in what was called iron rice bowl jobs compensated for the lack of job...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1933) 32 (4): 346–364.
Published: 01 October 1933
..., partly in clothes, partly in food procured through barter, and partly in money secured as commissions through the odd-job department. The Labor Helps Itself: A Case History 351 weekly payroll at its highest was about fifty dollars from the Community Relief and about twenty dollars from the L. and M...