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South Atlantic Quarterly (1995) 94 (2): 371–388.
Published: 01 April 1995
...Barbara Herrnstein Smith; Arkady Plotnitsky Copyright © 1995 by Duke University Press 1995 Barbara Herrnstein Smith and Arkady Plotnitsky Introduction: Networks and Symmetries, Decidable and Undecidable The aim of this issue of SAQ is to indicate the scope, vitality, and general interest...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2013) 112 (1): 5–22.
Published: 01 January 2013
... grievance against the colonizer and gather the affect of rage into a will to act. At the same time, the colonized must forget memories of intra-African violence and the grievances produced by that violence. Fanon’s two memories, then, create an undecidable tension of memory and history at the heart of his...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1995) 94 (4): 1204–1206.
Published: 01 October 1995
... 475 Plotnitsky, Arkady, Complementarity, Idealization, and the Limits of Classical Conceptions of Reality 527 Plotnitsky, Arkady, Introduction: Networks and Symmetries, Decidable and Undecidable 371 Pugh, Ronnie, Mecca for the Country Music Scholar 337 Rotman, Brian, Thinking Dia-Grams: Mathematics...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2011) 110 (4): 795–811.
Published: 01 October 2011
... is not at all clearly present. The situation that concerns us in this essay involves just such a circumstance: a processual ending that sits very uneasily, even undecidably, on the boundaries of life and death. Spe- cifically, we explore a desire on the part of recipients of in vitro fertiliza- tion (IVF...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1962) 61 (2): 151–158.
Published: 01 April 1962
... and Harold Macmillan. In fact, recent polls indicate that Labour party support among the electorate is now greater than that which the Conservatives command, although an inordinately large number of voters list themselves as undecided. Unfortunately or fortunately, depending on one s point of view...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2005) 104 (2): 307–311.
Published: 01 April 2005
... it undecided which type of contents makes the delimitation of a political entity, but at the same time it is established that there must be particular contents, namely in each case those which are really decisive for the constitution of a ‘‘we’’ and a ‘‘they’’ that, prevailing over other divisions, would...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2000) 99 (2-3): 371–376.
Published: 01 July 2000
... both long- ing for extinction. But this was always the undecidable core of the original text—how the longing for the mate could prove to bear within itself the lust for mortal vengeance, and how the asexual production...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2008) 107 (1): 15–36.
Published: 01 January 2008
... decision. In identifying a necessary residue of the undecidable in every political decision, Derrida argues that an infinite, irreducible “idea of justice” haunts every decision and neces- sarily haunts it in order for it to be a decision and not merely the application of a rule. In the face...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2003) 102 (4): 895–913.
Published: 01 October 2003
..., these responses 20 would not be in truth. Falsity emerges when a fundamental undecidability is introduced between the real and the unreal. It is important to note here that falsity is not error...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2007) 106 (2): 325–344.
Published: 01 April 2007
... of undecidability that nec- essarily precedes any decision, if that decision is to occur as something else than the predictable application of a calculable program. Such suspension, the event of being “sus...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1997) 96 (3): 599–620.
Published: 01 July 1997
... of identity.7 In this thoroughly psychoanalytic treatise on figure and ground, he concludes that Oedipus is undecidable and argues for the illusory nature of any originary model. What the critique of identity in Difference and Repetition demonstrates is that even at that early, avowedly Freudian stage...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1959) 58 (3): 488–489.
Published: 01 July 1959
... the salons because he is half nonAryan, is undecided what to do but is thinking of writing a book, in which he will play around with some characters and with the concept of Time. The best of the sketches is the second, in which we are taken back to the War of 1870, the siege of Paris and the Commune...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2018) 117 (1): 232–234.
Published: 01 January 2018
...Eva Cherniavsky; Shon Meckfessel Copyright © 2018 Duke University Press 2018 AGAINST the DAY Eva Cherniavsky and Shon Meckfessel Coda For what do we argue, then? We remain, ourselves, undecided about whether we are proposing to preempt what we describe as the dereferentializing...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2011) 110 (4): 985–988.
Published: 01 October 2011
... undecided. Every time democracy tries to repre- sent our will, we’re unwilling. Every time it tries to take root, we’re gone (because we’re already here, moving). We ask and we tell and we cast the spell that we are under, which tells us what to do and how we shall be moved, here, where we dance...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1985) 84 (3): 328–330.
Published: 01 July 1985
... determinate than as yet more shimmering webs of undecidability stretching out to the horizon. Eagleton s own text, it appears, both explains and subverts, or explains by subversion. Such maneuvers define the polemical plan of the work, but in a study as deeply politicized as this I am somewhat surprised...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1956) 55 (4): 501–504.
Published: 01 October 1956
... letters, with variations appropriate to the recipients and the contexts. Many of the poems, moreover, were left unfinished. Some exist in only a rough draft; others are in a fair copy but indicate alternate words or phrases or entire lines on which the poet remained undecided. It was in making decisions...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2001) 100 (1): 61–82.
Published: 01 January 2001
... as ‘‘such’’ a scene or as an undecidable complement of ‘‘this’’ and such scenes, not only figures the relationship between a classical and a poststruc- tural theory of justice, but also allegorizes those black Atlantic negotiations...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2018) 117 (1): 228–231.
Published: 01 January 2018
... the claim makers to fully develop and present their claims before undecided audiences than they have had by directly challenging the claims. Such audi- ences may end up more doubtful about the development of these claims than they would have been if the claims had been directly challenged...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2007) 106 (2): 205–217.
Published: 01 April 2007
... Derridean discourse of undecidability somehow entails that we cannot or should not make deci- sions. The extraordinary ways the simple tag “9/11” has been invoked in the last years by the Bush administration and its occasional odd ally in the “war on terror” sometimes waged on nonterrorists, invoked...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1950) 49 (4): 483–489.
Published: 01 October 1950
... is reversed. We are entering upon a new period. Someone will succeed T. S. Eliot as arbiter elegantiarum. But who? Perhaps Peter Viereck. He bids fair with his volume Conservatism American Formalists 489 Revisited. This book stresses the values of a new generation. Some matters remain undecided as yet, but we...