The insults and totalitarian attitude of the superior officers, the pressure both physical and mental thrusted upon the inexperienced and junior warriors, their lost past, detachment from home, unconnectedness
are all sketched in a realistic manner, which made the work a target of the agrarian military aristocrats.
28) As Gotanda notes, Batson's argument that "[a] person's race simply 'is unrelated to his fitness as a juror'" (29) "invokes that unconnectedness
of a juror's formal-race classification to any other personal attributes which might relate to jury duty.
This is because Mailer had the imagination to find a vehicle for [Gary] Gilmore's felt sense of reality in the relentless, quotidian, and ultimately stark quality of the language he himself used, a language which employs the techniques of journalism in much the same spirit of Andy Warhol painting his meticulous reproductions of Campbell soups: a medium of flat, unadorned and even tacky sentences, precise as plastic rulers, the thin tissue of syntactical connectives simulating the thin tissue of unconnectedness
which turns out to have been Gilmore's life.
Let me point out here that Dietrich's laying in an Augustinian manner the roots of the world, in its real and, say, evident sense, into the mind, and positing nature as an outgrowth or as a kind of accidental occurrence of it, proved effective in outdoing the multiplicity and unconnectedness
of natural incidents that came to be averred by nominalists.
Such firms also suffer from the liability of unconnectedness
(Baum & Oliver, 1992), particularly in knowledge-based industries.
She explains that, on the one hand, "a state's territorial unconnectedness
with a case may seem a compelling reason to excuse the state from trying it," but, on the other hand, "[i]t is hard to see why there should be a doctrine of excuse from the obligation imposed by the Supremacy Clause.
They analyze increased social engagement in disability, virtual and proximate libraries, the reach of open source software, unconnectedness
in and within virtual worlds, a case for public informatics, virtual belief communities, the tyranny of the majority, redistribution of the wealth of networks, the wishes of the willfully disconnected, and open resistance to the temptation to get connected.
More often than not, the apparent unconnectedness
of such poetry with the world of actual human affairs is merely the effect of the transfiguration of the real by the romantic imagination, the process assuming a variety of forms, from the simple throwing of a "certain colouring of imagination" on the "incidents and situations from common life" chosen by Wordsworth (2008: 596-597) for his poems (cf.
To speak would mean to risk 'engulfment, implosion, petrification and depersonalization' (ibid: pp 42-47) and I remained quiet and muddled, lost in 'isolation, unconnectedness
and unreality' (Talbut, 1988: p 8).