Nerval marks the evolution of storytelling topoi by imposing on Sylvie the same silences that contemporary devolutionary
discourses prescribe to storytelling.
Those advocating a devolutionary
agenda tend to answer this question in the affirmative.
And that's the second point, which is that this issue has for all intents and purposes been captured by the devolutionary
forces of American politics, who treat all matters relating to education as sacred states' rights turf.
Although the book covers an impressive sweep of time, Lofgren cautions against the sort of longue-duree catch-all narrative that "fall[s] into evolutionary or devolutionary
traps, like 'from the Grand Tour to Europe on $5 a day.
On the other hand, there are a few true believers like Voinovich, who has established himself in his first year in Washington as the city's most fervent devolutionary
Nintendo isn't announcing any specific add-ons for Net access yet, but consider this another devolutionary
step for the mutating PC, as it becomes part of everything and not just a separate box on a desk at work or in the back bedroom.
Their ecclesiology is devolutionary
, their polity is democratic, and their theology is inductive.
To "hope," in these devolutionary
times, "that we have conveyed much of the Hanoverian England we carry in our heads" surely means something more.
Moreover, faced with the uncertainty surrounding decentralizing and devolutionary
proposals at the state and federal levels, it is prudent for cities to safeguard against the prospects of states' shifting service or financing responsibilities to them.
They also demonstrate how far the Republican Congress, which once professed to recognize this limitation, has regressed from its devolutionary
rhetoric of 1992.
Instead of the Chronicles' devolutionary
scheme, which portrays early British history as the gradual decline of an advanced civilization, Britannia's opening chapters narrate British origins as the slow and bloody civilizing process that followed Roman colonization, which "chased away all savage barbarisme from the Britans minds .
The Christian Right's lobbying for the devolutionary
"Contract With America," calling for redirection of authority to the states while addressing the social issues only indirectly, also confirms the point.