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South Atlantic Quarterly (2006) 105 (4): 777–799.
Published: 01 October 2006
...Sarah Hill Duke University Press 2006 Sarah Hill Purity and Danger on the U.S-Mexico Border, 1991–1994 Of this unrest I myself saw nothing. In private I observed that once in every generation, without fail...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2021) 120 (2): 446–455.
Published: 01 April 2021
... fail to materialize within a toxic climate that tends to equate political critique with purity competitions and boundary work. Copyright © 2021 Duke University Press 2021 activism purity ethnography Lebanon real estate References Baumann Hannes . 2016 . Citizen Hariri...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2001) 100 (1): 171–214.
Published: 01 January 2001
...J. Lorand Matory 2001 by Duke University Press 2001 J. Lorand Matory The ‘‘Cult of Nations’’ and the Ritualization of Their Purity Candomblé is an Afro-Brazilian...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2008) 107 (2): 355–372.
Published: 01 April 2008
..., the essay maps a landscape of policed spaces and borders that have as much to do with preserving food safety as they do with providing a socially constructed sense of order. In line with anthropologist Mary Douglas's work on purity versus contamination, the essay scrutinizes the blurred boundary between...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2013) 112 (4): 589–611.
Published: 01 October 2013
... blackness is oceanic, of the Middle Passage, and in the future tense or the not-yet as a trace within the now. I situate and elaborate this claim in relationship to Nahum Chandler’s investigation of modernity as a project of purity, Hortense Spillers’s reflections on the pornotroping of the flesh...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2009) 108 (3): 519–540.
Published: 01 July 2009
... purity but unite around their common ideals and a hope for the future in the midst of continuing oppression. © 2009 Duke University Press 2009 Robert Bernasconi “Our Duty to Conserve”: W. E. B. Du Bois’s Philosophy of History in Context W. E. B. Du Bois’s...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1989) 88 (1): 247–265.
Published: 01 January 1989
... the purity of genres. Fiedler makes one of his few forays outside the academic literary canon of the 1950s and 1960s to consider Whitman s early temperance novel, Franklin Evans, but never once mentions Leaves of Grass even in passing: not only an enormously more influential work of Whitman s, but also one...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1960) 59 (2): 163–170.
Published: 01 April 1960
... time; and the pure idealist is thus con­ tinually irritated with the mess of actuality. In the interests of purity, he will purge you to purge is to purify. With us, power is fortunately not total; but idealists like Walters do what they can to keep our country pure. Sometimes, it is true, the pure...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2002) 101 (3): 479–499.
Published: 01 July 2002
...’’ that speaks directly to a contemplative viewer and not visual images speaking directly of their sociopolitical context. By focusing on medium opacity, the avant-garde pursues ‘‘purity It 10 leaves nothing to identify with except art...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1978) 77 (2): 225–241.
Published: 01 April 1978
... Revisited 227 exaltations of sentiment, that is, to exhilarating portrayals of human grandeur or human purity. While it is not very likely that any actual human being or any actual human community has ever fully measured up to any such literary pictures of grandeur or purity, the likelihood...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1919) 18 (3): 246–251.
Published: 01 July 1919
... may profitably be sub­ jected to the vivisection of critical analysis, and the result of such an investigation amounts in plain words to this: he is a humorist, pure and simple, and, with all his limitations, by no means a typically English humorist. His purity and simplic­ ity are easier to prove...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2008) 107 (2): 373–386.
Published: 01 April 2008
... tensions in the ranching community along the southern Arizona border. Food Safety and the Abject  381 Julia Kristeva’s theory of abjection deals largely with issues relevant to this situation: cleanliness, contamination, and purity. Her theory describes...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1902) 1 (2): 118–127.
Published: 01 April 1902
... out of it by the force of its purity and in its power to beget a great individual. Jesus never forgot that the man is the social unit, and that he is the standard of social measurement. Society was not the thing He sought to save; but the individual in society. To this end He interpreted all laws, all...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1902) 1 (2): 118–127.
Published: 01 April 1902
... out of it by the force of its purity and in its power to beget a great individual. Jesus never forgot that the man is the social unit, and that he is the standard of social measurement. Society was not the thing He sought to save; but the individual in society. To this end He interpreted all laws, all...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1915) 14 (4): 301–306.
Published: 01 October 1915
... craftsmanship. The average student of his work, enthused by its artistic beauty, forgets, in a measure, the strong thread of religious sentiment and purity which per­ vades all he wrote. And yet after reading, there settles upon the soul of the reader that calm, dispassionate moral influ­ ence, as an uplift...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1924) 23 (3): 211–217.
Published: 01 July 1924
... of the family ties of our people. The strength and purity of the home is a marked characteristic of the country­ side. Marriages are more frequent among country people than among those in the city. A single man may thrive in the city, and find conditions of life that are congenial and stimulating, but the very...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2004) 103 (2-3): 375–395.
Published: 01 July 2004
...’’ (573). This blemish—the stain 14 or blind spot generated by insight’s own drive to purity —will expose itself alternatively as the mystification of the lost object in the form of reified nega- tivity (the hypostasis of the supreme being devoid...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1926) 25 (3): 240–252.
Published: 01 July 1926
... Quarterly no final word as to the effect of race intermixture upon the physical, intellectual and moral stamina of the offspring, yet the rabid advocates of race purity are asserting the baneful effects of such crossing, with the assumed authority of scientific certitude. The physical separateness...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1954) 53 (1): 166.
Published: 01 January 1954
... to the artistic value of the poem. None of the poets is tedious, and while some use a conventional theme and tone, in fact are old fashioned, all of them seem steeped in the purity and beauty of creativeness. In several poems the emotion is welded into a powerful expression. Indeed, it is a refreshing...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1913) 12 (2): 122–128.
Published: 01 April 1913
... of that be­ lief I shall conquer. Her conviction that humanity is essentially good is squarely opposed to the older church view that man has fallen from a one­ time state of purity and can be saved only by an act of belief in a traditional dogma. In her treatment of religious problems she has felt her way...