In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- Thus, his restatement is paragraph two of the story, not the story's negation.
- It is merely the negation of something else, and therefore an empty formal category.
- What has become an endangered species is a still further type of negation, metaphysical negation, in which the no turns out to be a yes: no to appearances, yes to something so exalted it's indescribable.
- That unformulated coherence is what happens when we move from negation to negativity.
- Again this viewpoint is an insulting and dangerous negation of the possibility that critical thinking, serious analysis might be able to lead to a conclusion which, at times, coincides with that of power.
- This cruelty is the side-effect of pure negation.
- Apophasis transcends both affirmation and negation, refuting in both any possible attainment of understanding beyond the limitation of conceptual analysis.
- As a consequence, it is the guarantor of human dignity and freedom, especially in the gas chambers and gulags which are the total negation of both.
- In Literary Theory and the Claims of History, Satya Mohanty posits a hermeneutics of affirmation in contrast to Jacques Derrida's hermeneutics of negation.
- Of late, signs have been positive and despite a home record which is, by some distance, the worst of any senior club in Scotland, Berwick's sturdy negation of their uninspired opponents took their unbeaten stretch to 10 games.
- In this sense unproductive labor occupies the position of an other, a category of labor in difference that can be known primarily by its negative content, which is to say its precise negation of all that defines productive labor.
- There is always going to be a fear of death - as it is the absolute negation of life.
- He stressed he was categorically against the total negation of what had been reached in the last four years.
- It is the opposite or negation of the first stage, and hence is known as the antithesis.
- Violence, by definition, signals the loss, lapse and negation of a spiritual way of being.
- They allowed themselves to be used by those who wanted to escalate the images of opposition into an all-or-nothing confrontation that is the opposite of democracy and the negation of politics: a symbolism of despair masquerading as hope.
- It can be identified only by its negation of modernism; as its architecture exemplifies perceptually, it has no form of its own.
- I have long thought that Levine's negations and denials were in fact forms of affirmation and acceptance, ways of warding off sentimentality and bad faith.
- There was first the bipolar world order, followed by its negation and the emergence of a unipolar world order.
- It was not the literature of negation that was proposed, but the negation of literature.
- For every advance in open and democratic publishing, we must expect a response, a counter-manoeuvre and attempts at subversion and negation.
- The contradictions and negations of life cannot be sublated into a determinate negation because life is not a positive, given fact but is the product of human labor.
- Manne's central thesis appears to be that Howard has but one social and cultural policy: a policy of negation.
- A mosque is intended as a void: all paths lead to emptiness, reality is affirmed through its negation.
- Go with the to and fro flow through the rhythms of urbanity, through the too-human rhythms of love and loss, through the rhythms of responsible affirmation or negation.
- Any country that believes itself compelled to defend against coercive threat with a strategy of negation would almost certainly focus on space assets as the most promising target.
- What she wants or does not want is subsumed in absolute indifference and the great overarching project of finding the perfect negation of ego.
- To different degrees (as illustrated in the inferential results below) MPs tend to stand for positive usage of a value and oppose the negation of these values.
- This ostensibly uncomplicated mark, associated with addition as well as cancellation and negation, invokes associations with danger and threat.
- Though he loved Levi-Strauss and Saussure, he showed how their relatively rigid theories of culture and language respectively contained the seeds of their own negation.
English has borrowed many of the following foreign expressions of parting, so you’ve probably encountered some of these ways to say goodbye in other languages.
Many words formed by the addition of the suffix –ster are now obsolete - which ones are due a resurgence?
As their breed names often attest, dogs are a truly international bunch. Let’s take a look at 12 different dog breed names and their backstories.