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Movies, while tools of white hegemonic control, also introduce ideas and aspirations that, backhandedly and unwittingly, serve to radicalize the black spectators.
This assumption implicitly denies the possibility of alternative forms of segregation of duties and backhandedly denies the ability of structural design to divide labor and provide effective coordination techniques.
They do not try to outdo Thompson, no one can, but do a good job of backhandedly explaining him.
realized, if only backhandedly, functional consequences--not formalistic
On the other hand, one of my childhood mentors backhandedly complimented Jesuit "astuteness" upon learning I would attend the Jesuits' St.
(3.) In an interview with Der Spiegel McEwan praises Blair, albeit backhandedly, as "the least bad prime minister we've had."
While not as serviceable as later Colts and Smith & Wessons, the Army and Navy was an important weapon for no other reasons, I believe, than it legitimized the use of the swing-out cylinder and, rather backhandedly, caused the U.S.
(26) Thoreau describes it backhandedly in a passage from "Solitude": By a conscious effort of the mind we can stand aloof from actions and their consequences; and all things, good and bad, go by us like a torrent.
Nothing in the text of the Constitution extends such a right, nor does anything in our statutes." (8) In Rasul, the Court backhandedly overruled this case, Johnson v.
Her point that Spallanzani supported women as passive vessels of reproduction ignores how he redefines life as a more passive circulation of fluids and thus backhandedly gives women the credit for life (291).
is backing one of the warring militias - thus backhandedly confirming that the Somalia operation had White House approval.
In spirit, he backhandedly channels American landscape painters such as the conflicted romantic/pessimist Thomas Cole and westward-ho optimist Frederic Church.