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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 April 2008) 107 (2): 309–320.
Published: 01 April 2008
...Robert Harvey No different from the populations of any other nation, Americans aspire to comfort and safety. This essay contends that the citizens of the United States have for generations suffered from a collective historical amnesia that makes them compliant to successive political...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 April 2008) 107 (2): 373–386.
Published: 01 April 2008
... up” illegal immigrants along the Arizona-Mexico border in order to turn them over to CBP Border Patrol. The group claims that ranching businesses are suffering due to the damage done to cattle and properties by the passage of illegal immigrants on borderlands and that these immigrants are real...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 October 2008) 107 (4): 715–734.
Published: 01 October 2008
... civil society, Abraham argues that there are clear analogues between Palestinian and Jewish suffering. After completing a theoretical survey of the arguments informing defenses of, and apologies for, Israel's occupation of the West Bank and destruction of Gaza, Abraham turns to the ways in which the...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 January 2009) 108 (1): 219–235.
Published: 01 January 2009
... border of community and nation, foreclosing possibilities generated by mutual vulnerability? I argue that definitions of community/sanctuary based on the experience of economic and political suffering are more likely to sustain compassionate interactions than notions of community based on identity and...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 January 2011) 110 (1): 179–204.
Published: 01 January 2011
... through changes to citizenship law. These changes, however, did less to prevent illegal migration than to expand migrants' routes into becoming designated as illegal and suffering harsh consequences. Furthermore, the legal changes reworked sexual, gender, racial, class, and cultural hierarchies at local...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 April 2010) 109 (2): 313–338.
Published: 01 April 2010
... justice. This devastation was not, I argue, simply a product of a natural disaster: instead, shortsighted, corrupt, and racist policies in New Orleans prepared the terrain for the suffering that followed the storm. The still-unfolding tragedy in New Orleans thus demonstrates the extent to which human...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 January 2008) 107 (1): 89–105.
Published: 01 January 2008
... way bare life is implicated in the gendered, class, colonial, and racist configurations of the political and, because of this implication, suffers different forms of violence. The central paradox bare life presents for political analysis is not only the erasure of political distinctions but also the...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 April 2016) 115 (2): 247–265.
Published: 01 April 2016
... temporality, this new form of governance blocks the advent of an ecopolitics that could act on the causes rather than the effects of the environmental damages that we are already suffering. © 2016 Duke University Press 2016 biopolitics catastrophe political ecology risk References...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 July 2017) 116 (3): 457–481.
Published: 01 July 2017
...Debra Thompson Black Lives Matter (BLM) has evoked a range of emotional responses from its supporters and critics. The vast majority of BLM protests have been peaceful demonstrations focused on the disruption of public spaces, everyday errands, and white indifference toward black suffering. Still...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 July 2017) 116 (3): 553–579.
Published: 01 July 2017
... significant differences between homicide and femicide, black women suffer from a spectacular violent death deficit. What can drive concern toward these more private deaths? © 2017 Duke University Press 2017 death femicide lynching References African American Policy Forum . 2015...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 January 2014) 113 (1): 87–108.
Published: 01 January 2014
... one aspect of a fundamental transformation, in which US evangelicals wove themselves into a global, self-consciously decolonizing church, built in part on a narrative of its own suffering. © 2014 Melani McAlister 2014 References Aidi Hishaam . 2005 . “ Slavery, Genocide and the...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 January 2016) 115 (1): 149–174.
Published: 01 January 2016
... modalities of subjugation, suffering, and invisibility that continue to manifest themselves in the violence and lethality that still pervade black workers' lives, a most dramatic example of which was, in 2012, the police killing of strikers at the Marikana platinum mine. © 2016 Duke University Press 2016...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 July 2004) 103 (2-3): 451–463.
Published: 01 July 2004
... suffering can be stemmed, then they are a good thing. ‘‘All that can be said about human rights is that they are necessary to protect individuals from violence and abuse, and if it is asked why, the only possible answer is historical’’ (149). Responding to the commentaries published along with his...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 January 2011) 110 (1): 243–251.
Published: 01 January 2011
... possible democracies. What this meant in the 2008 cam- paign was an imagined end of suffering—an end of personal suffering of the government as a negative, oppressive, offensive, or violent force. This end of personal suffering of a terrible public world was arguably the central feature...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 January 2000) 99 (1): 163–191.
Published: 01 January 2000
... the most devastating memories. If the authorita- tive discourse, of the government or the media, endorses the narrative of suffering, those of less traumatic experiences disappear. Why can they not cite...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 April 2002) 101 (2): 391–401.
Published: 01 April 2002
... dictates of the revered Torah or we will all suffer the fate of the northern tribes. According to the Torah, in Babylonia conquered the two south- ern tribes, in the process destroying the temple in Jerusalem, the place...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 October 2003) 102 (4): 799–808.
Published: 01 October 2003
... 6896 THE SOUTH ATLANTIC QUARTERLY / 102:4 / sheet 139 of 257 The ruins of a school occupied by the many homeless in the wake of an Israeli bombing. A group of civilian buildings suffering the marks of both Israeli ally, the...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 January 2004) 103 (1): 5–19.
Published: 01 January 2004
...- tive suffering At Sheffield Stadium a different child is crushed to death against a fence by impatient and unfeeling fans Her face evokes medi- eval Brueghel’s Triumph of Death in eerily perfect imitation, and Brueghel’s...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 October 2013) 112 (4): 675–696.
Published: 01 October 2013
... Sherman A. 2009 . Islam and the Problem of Black Suffering . New York : Oxford University Press . doi:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195382068.001.0001 . Jones William R. 1998 . Is God a White Racist? A Preamble to Black Theology . Boston : Beacon . Kierkegaard Søren . 1983...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 July 2007) 106 (3): 469–476.
Published: 01 July 2007
... legislate social viability, conditions the social order that variously reifies and disavows it, condemning that localized agency as the cause of the suffering for which the social order disclaims its responsi- bility. Whatever the body or bodies that find themselves chosen to flesh it...