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The Major Methods of Deportation

Daniel Kanstroom

in Aftermath: Deportation Law and the New American Diaspora

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199742721
eISBN:
9780199950348
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199742721.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

The chapter examines the complex and multi-faceted methods of deportation and considers the relationship between goals and methods. Many procedures have been standardized, involving a charging ... More


Spinoza, Leibniz or a World ‘less exquisitely organized’

Anthony Cordingley

in Samuel Beckett's How It Is: Philosophy in Translation

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781474440608
eISBN:
9781474453868
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474440608.003.0008
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This chapter concludes the investigation by detailing the way that Beckett’s narrator/narrator weighs up a philosophy of imminence (Spinoza) against a philosophy of transcendence (Leibniz). A new ... More


Introduction

Douglas Mao

in Inventions of Nemesis: Utopia, Indignation, and Justice

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780691199252
eISBN:
9780691211640
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691199252.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This introductory chapter provides an overview of utopian literature and utopianism. Utopian speculation, at least since its key crystallization in Thomas More's Utopia of 1516, has been crucially ... More


Beckett’s Tragic Pantry

Richard Halpern

in Eclipse of Action: Tragedy and Political Economy

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780226433653
eISBN:
9780226433790
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226433790.003.0008
Subject:
Literature, Drama

The eclipse of action by production in the age of political economy does not necessarily result in reduced conceptions of action. On the contrary, one common response, especially in the realm of ... More


Beckett, Evangelicalism and the Biopolitics of Famine

Seán Kennedy

in Beckett Beyond the Normal

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781474460460
eISBN:
9781474490801
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474460460.003.0005
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

This chapter responds to James McNaughton’s reading of Endgame and Watt in light of the food politics of Hitler and Stalin. It recovers the significance to both works of the biopolitics of English ... More


‘As if the sex matters’: Beckett, Barthes and Endgame in Love

James Brophy

in Beckett Beyond the Normal

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781474460460
eISBN:
9781474490801
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474460460.003.0007
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

This chapter reads Beckett's Endgame alongside another prominent work of the mid-century French literary context, Roland Barthes's A Lover's Discourse: Fragments. It proposes that queer readings of ... More


Prophetic Relish”: Famine Politics in Beckett’s Endgame

James McNaughton

in Samuel Beckett and the Politics of Aftermath

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780198822547
eISBN:
9780191865879
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198822547.003.0007
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

Chapter 6 demonstrates how Endgame reckons with man-made genocide through famine to broaden debates about what counts as genocide postwar, to source recent starvation policies in European ... More


Finally, Diplomacy Backed by Force July–August 1995

David Scheffer

in The Sit Room: In the Theater of War and Peace

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
December 2018
ISBN:
9780190860639
eISBN:
9780190860660
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190860639.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

In July 1995 genocide in Srebrenica led to efforts to forge a new peace plan. The Principals received a “Bosnia Endgame Strategy” paper, which proposed shoring up UNPROFOR, pushing for a political ... More


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