sublate

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sub·late

 (sŭb′lāt′)
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.

sublate

(səˈbleɪt)
vb (tr)
formal to deny
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Book I of the Logic was written ten years after Faith and Knowledge, and it advances Hegel's early interest in sublating Kantian oppositions and the limits of the understanding (der Verstand).
In taking hold of the means, the Concept posits itself as the essence of the object" (EL 285/366); "It is within its own process that the Idea produces that illusion for itself; it posits an other confronting itself, and its actions consists in sublating this illusion" (EL 286/367); "The semblance of mind's being mediated by an Other is sublated by the mind itself, since mind has, so to speak, the sovereign ingratitude of sublating, or mediating, that by which it seems to be mediated, of reducing it to something subsisting only through mind and in this way making itself completely independent" (PM 25/15); "There is simply no out-and-out Other for the mind" (PM 11/3).
The title of Barnette's show, "Compland," invokes a fictive space sublating Compton and Oakland, California, '90s hip-hop, and '60s Black Power.
The novel also points to the possibility of sublating the Tough Jew ideal and reshaping Jewish ethnic and masculine identities in the post-Holocaust era with the new historical memories and diasporic experiences.
Spirit emerges as historical only for the purpose of sublating its own historicity as historical being.
What he really wished, but failed to achieve was a dialectical synthesis, sublating the contradiction between the old (premodern) self and the foreign (modern) other.
(7) This community would attain organic unity through sublating the law, or the letter of the law, which Paul casts as undermining individual and community cohesion, inflaming antagonisms, and fostering the corruptions of sin and death.
(15) In the same way, he saw that a healthy sociocultural order, while sublating the purely economic order, needs to respect the proper dynamisms of that order.
Instead, Hegel depicts causality as involving a process of reciprocal action, in which putative causes and effects, both substances, are considered equally determinate, each sublating the other, as in a symmetrical relationship.
Discussing religion, Ludger Hagedorn considers the prevalence of Christian motifs in Patocka's thought, but also considers how they point paradoxically toward a more authentic post-Christianity that would, in sublating the tension between faith and knowledge, surpass the dichotomy of myth and enlightenment.
Whereas testimonials and the content of postmemory are highly individual, memorial sites, museums, and medialized commodifications invariably run the risk of removing if not sublating the actual events to an abstract level, making the confrontation with them emotionally less powerful and thus less effective.