counterpose


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coun·ter·pose

 (koun′tər-pōz′)
tr.v. coun·ter·posed, coun·ter·pos·ing, coun·ter·pos·es
To set in contrast, opposition, or balance.

counterpose

(ˈkaʊntəˌpəʊz)
vb (tr)
to place (something) in opposition to
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Verb1.counterpose - constitute a counterweight or counterbalance to
counterbalance, oppose - contrast with equal weight or force
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[Counter]mapping is the tool to counterpose and contradict these narratives.'
As always, Perrin and Cluzaud have managed to approach very close to these creatures, thus achieving a level of intimacy to counterpose the film's grandeur.
It is instructive to counterpose Donaldson and Kymlicka's (2011) take on biopower, where through recognition wildlife become sovereign over, against and through the very structures that would otherwise prey on them.
To address these questions, I will counterpose the original contribution of this book, the after access lens, to a quoted comment by the sainted Steve Jobs who had offered a powerful vision of a post-PC era by contrasting it to an earlier agrarian era when all cars (on the farm) were trucks: In the near future, "PCs are going to be like trucks.
Modernism for Latour is an ethos to which we should counterpose other ways of making worlds.
Sometime in an on-demand future, Print Wikipedia promises a set of material facts to counterpose data measures of the human-machine interface, i.e., 140-character tweets and the world record for information transfer over a single fiber-optic cable of forty-three terabytes per second.
Moreover, genetic proclivities may counterpose one another just as easily as they may be complementary.
These successes led to his training book, Olympic Weightlifting with Body-Building For All, which also examined the philosophical and intellectual demands of the sport - often a lonely activity requiring an understanding of such disciplines as the "instantaneous reflex counterpose".
To the German campaign of arrogance, greed and bloodlust, the filmmakers counterpose the Allies' dedicated art preservers.
During a career that spans more than 35 years, Segaloff has often drawn inspiration from the material she chooses to manipulate: from ceramics, to watercolor (landscape and architectural painting), to painted wooden cutouts, to monoprints, to altars that counterpose the sacred and the very profane.
Having poured scorn on the idea of 'real' 'objective' 'poverty' that could be an object of empirical research, he goes on to counterpose these evidently wrong conceptions to 'the reality of poverty' and 'income inequality'.
Double Vision runs until September 18; Relay can be seen until August 29 and to have a message relayed in Morse code text 7875619588; Flotilla is on until October 9 and Counterpose is a permanent artwork.