time and mental effort spent on the dance of supplantation
Should these or similar scenarios occur, critics assert that the supplantation
provisions could lead to dangerous instability in the presidency during a time of national crisis.
assistance at a conceptual level as either parental supplantation
of spectator by actor is framed in It Starts at Home within a story line of commercialization and sellout, in which Bob, a stereotypical television producer who is perpetually on the phone and consists of nothing but a hairpiece that somehow manages to smoke a cigar and talk, attempts to aggres-sively promote The Mike Show as Mike himself enacts fantasies of the alluring televisual characters he might become.
From the large-scale "phases" of the novel to specific instances of revision, the novel cultivates a theme of supplantation
woven into its structure and style.
Colacurcio observes that "to Endicott, apparently, a maypole expresses the phallic essence of Anglo-Catholic paganism," which implies a psychological dimension, but his own reading focuses more on Blackstone's canonical coat than on Morton's maypole and stresses the story's theological aspects, concluding in a footnote that "Hawthorne's own view" was that "Puritanism defines itself as the supplantation
of the Myth by Nature by its Ramean opposite, the Myth by Grace.
There remains some concern that a hostile and irresponsible Congress could play games with succession in order to put one of its presiding officers in charge, either through impeachment or some other outlandish scheme involving congressional supplantation
(Silva 1968, 156-59; Amar and Amar 1995, 12124; Calabresi 1995, 167-68; Cinquegrana 1992, 117-19).
The result is what I will call the "dance of supplantation
Home benefited by this competition when Sir William Keith, a member of the wealthiest family in Scotland, incurred the king's wrath with his ostentatious clothing and behaviour; by the end of the royal honeymoon, the newly-knighted Sir George Home had succeeded Keith as Master of the Great Wardrobe His understated yet purposeful tactics in that episode foreshadowed his discreet supplantation
of Alexander Elphinstone as Scottish treasurer in 1601, and Sir John Fortescue as chancellor of the Exchequer in England two years later.
He neatly integrates accounts of the supplantation
, by William Hamilton's arm George Williams's theories, of earlier theories of group selection arm the origins of altruistic behavior (p.
On the other hand, Hawke involved a supplantation
of the legislature by the people and not mere coercion by the people to force the legislature to act.
While some other examples have been identified, there appears to be no evidence of a general pattern of supplantation
Perhaps they inferred, from Adamo's strategy of omission and supplantation
, that they were not to identify as Jews.
20) Given Columba's devotion to books and to writing, the evident supplantation
of an older, oral beekeeping practice by a written device associated with his name provides a fitting emblem for the negotiation between the competing powers of orality and writtenness in late Anglo-Saxon culture--a negotiation that, as Joseph Falaky Nagy has argued, was an overarching leit-motif of the saint's legacy.