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By Joseph R. Winters
Series: Religious Cultures of African and African Diaspora People
Published: 10 June 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7408-4
... Richard Rorty American exceptionalism collective violence acceptable loss displacement of violence ...
Series: Religious Cultures of African and African Diaspora People
Published: 10 June 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374084-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7408-4
... acceptable loss displacement of violence ...
Published: 01 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374534-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7453-4
... This chapter is a critical reconstruction of Heidegger’s theory of world and its ontological connection to temporality and transcendence. It elaborates on his rejection of widely accepted understandings of the world as objective presence, as the sphere created by intercourse among subjects...
Published: 11 November 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7369-8
...Teaching Literature How can we reinvent the teaching machine? Can we introduce disciplinary eros into our ways of teaching literature? What happens when transcultural envy is imported into the classroom? How does that change the desire lines, introduce a sense of loss and limit, create...
...Strange Bedfellows<subtitle>Conjugal Visits, Belonging, and Social Death</subtitle> Chapter 4 examines the origins of conjugal visits in Mississippi and their increasing acceptance by professional penologists. The practice began when officials believed that Black prisoners would work harder...
Published: 14 August 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7567-8
... a rogue nor a maker of mischief — at least not by design. But sometimes I have been bumbling, wandering, disconnected, with no expectation — or intention — of being accepted. I’ll drop the phallic image of the picaro, the sexual miscreant, traveling from place to place with a lance, but I will hold onto...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-073
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... of bewilderment and loss of agency here—“Where are you leading me?”—might also be interpreted as a subtle critique of the rulers responsible for the forced recruitment and transfer of Indian and peasant troops. Faced with growing unrest in the countryside, the de facto military head of state Gualberto...