Subalternation


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Sub`al´ter`na`tion


n.1.The state of being subalternate; succession of turns; subordination.
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The latter kind of subordination is called subalternation.
407-435; Florian MICHEL, <<Histoire religieuse et histoire des relations internationales a l'epoque contemporaine : inclusion, subalternation, integration?
Two generic, or truth-fluctuating, propositions, now true, now false, seem to us compatible with one of the following relationships: interference (the weakest conditioning, neither necessary nor sufficient); subalternation (the sufficiently-necessary conditioning); superalternation (the necessarily-sufficient conditioning); equivalence (the necessary and sufficient conditioning); nonrelationality (the weakest opposition, neither contrary nor subcontrary); contrariety (the contrarily-contrary opposition); subcontrariety (the subcontrarily-subcontrary opposition); contradiction (the contrary and subcontrary opposition).
Although he explains that metaphysics considers being per se whereas the other sciences consider only parts of it, this does not mean that the relationship is one of subordination or subalternation.
On the subalternation of natural philosophy and medicine to theology, see Ed Grant, The Nature of Natural Philosophy in the Middle Ages (Washington, DC: Catholic University Press of America, 2010).
The second one is to consider that argument (2) instantiates a case of subalternation (one of the so-called immediate inferences).
If Luvah is clearly Urizen's contrary, it would be worth considering the extent to which subalternation and contradiction, two other relations set out on the square, might inform Urizen's attitude and behavior toward these other two zoas.
All of this, with the aim of recognizing if the new narrative assumes the subalternation as a category of analysis or if it.
Throughout its history, Black scholars have been producing a body of knowledge that is contributive to the intellectual and political liberation of African-Americans fighting subalternation by the existing social order.
Consider this typical passage: "The theory called subalternation located the continuity of scientific character, the bearer of scientificite, on a subjective rather than an objective plane.
The problem is that we have now committed ourselves to a semantics, a semantics which does not warrant subalternation.
Rather, the subalternation of disciplines results in a reciprocal relation between philosophy and theology.