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tr.v. sub·lat·ed, sub·lat·ing, sub·lates Logic
To negate, deny, or contradict.

[From Latin sublātus, past participle of tollere, to take away : sub-, sub- + lātus, taken; see telə- in Indo-European roots.]

sub·la′tion (-lā′shən) n.


vb (tr)
formal to deny
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I would argue that Renfs reading reflects a positive, materialist dialectic ala Badiou (2005), as "truth" (as witnessed by Harker) is understood as the sublated form of law and unrestrained desire.
Rather, the novel shows that Tough Jew is something to be sublated, meaning to be negated, lifted up and preserved as a partial presence in the new synthesis of Jewishness.
In other words, resistant elements such as Friday must be sublated, after which the process itself is erased, leaving only disavowed traces.
Hegel called this mute and nonproductive death, this death pure and simple, abstract negativity, in opposition to "the negativity characteristic of consciousness, which cancels in such a way that it preserves and maintains what is sublated .
We are hopeful that through such a "fusion of horizons" (42) Newman's thoughts can be sublated into the present consciousness of the Church, where Newman will be a partner in a critical dialogue that inaugurates the future rather than a voice from the distant past.
every character, is sublated by the protagonist's Bildung plot.
Furthermore, he argues that the early modern theatre and the curses aporetic structure derive much of their power from each other: "The uncontained, disintegrated curse has thus been fitted to the modern stage, and the stage to it: the dramatist presents a black hole in the symbolic order; and this hole is at once invoked by the theater and sublated in its ban, so as to perpetuate the theatrical profession" (242).
Indeed, from a purely abstract Hegelian viewpoint, such sharp contradictions ultimately are always sublated (aufheben) in a new synthesis which captures the best of both worlds--the negation of the negation.
It does not deny it, it does not surpass it, it is not sublated or sublimated in it; the heart exposes the subject to everything to everything that is not its dialectic and its mastery as a subject" (254).
This four-dimensional schema of action provides a means for grasping the increased concreteness of these spheres of right and a rationale for a hierarchy of justification, in which "the earlier spheres are sublated or aufgehoben in the later ones.
The turn-around or Umschlag that happens in every cycle (32) and could, as revolution, one day turn around into the famous dialectical leap of quantity sublated (aufgehabt) into quality, is thus betrayed by the disjointed temporality of war.
Into this new Age of Global Dialogue, Kung's Macro Paradigm Shift and Cousins's Second Axial Period are sublated (aufgehoben, in Hegel's terminology), that is, taken up and transformed.