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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 July 2009) 108 (3): 541–562.
Published: 01 July 2009
.... government has been administered expressly, if not exclusively, by thieves and hustlers. © 2009 Duke University Press 2009 Michael Ralph ​“Thief ’s Theme” From crime to rhyme, my story is I’m from the home of the thieves, America...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 July 2011) 110 (3): 673–692.
Published: 01 July 2011
... interview exchange about exchange, is all the more ironic in that Eichenwald himself is alleged to have paid Berry money and posed as one of his admirers in order to make initial contact with him. The logic here, if the facts are correct, would be familiar enough: it takes one to know one, a thief...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 October 2004) 103 (4): 673–693.
Published: 01 October 2004
.... Two men, both wearing T-shirts saying ‘‘I ª the Rainbow Nation were holding the would-be thief, and their fellow tourists were hitting him with cameras, binoculars and, in one case, a crutch. The tour guide, a diminutive blonde woman armed, presumably for visibility, with an open sunshade topped...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 October 2009) 108 (4): 723–740.
Published: 01 October 2009
... thief or a murderer, or am I to use Churchillian language and say “he peram- bulates round the suburbs of veracity.” Or “he helps himself to the goods that do not belong to him without perhaps...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 October 2012) 111 (4): 663–679.
Published: 01 October 2012
... candy, but he was offended. He insisted that I take the candy, saying he was “no beggar and no thief” and would only sell his merchandise. This was important, he said, because he “looked like a street child,” so people would not want anything to do with him. He deeply resented this...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 July 2004) 103 (2-3): 323–341.
Published: 01 July 2004
..., forerunner of the yellow star, of which I spoke earlier. Some- thing similar can be heard in the German word Schurke, which is used to translate rogue in the expression rogue state, and which also means ‘‘rascal ‘‘scoundrel ‘‘crook ‘‘thief, ‘‘villain and so on. But whereas voyou...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 January 2001) 100 (1): 111–143.
Published: 01 January 2001
... the common English name), pastor’s daughter and brothel madam, Milton ‘‘Zoot’’ Sep- tember, street poet, petty thief, and friend of the neighborhood; and Katzen, Jewish landlord known initially by his last name only...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 October 2003) 102 (4): 773–798.
Published: 01 October 2003
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 July 2014) 113 (3): 503–528.
Published: 01 July 2014
... observance. In any case, as John Irwin (1980), Ben Crewe (2005), and others have noted, much of the code, though not all, has become out-of- date as thief culture in prisons has been eroded by convict culture and more latterly by drug culture. Darke (2013a: 21) has argued that it is inappropriate...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1 January 2001) 100 (1): 171–214.
Published: 01 January 2001
... secured with the intention of returning it to the owner, but Xangô’s sol- diers immediately apprehended Oxalá, thinking him to be a thief. During the seven years that they kept him in prison without Xangô’s knowledge, Tseng 2002.1.21 14:32...