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Published: 25 November 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377115-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7711-5
Published: 15 October 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376484-018
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7648-4
Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822379027-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7902-7
Published: 01 January 1996
DOI: 10.1215/9780822378808-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7880-8
Published: 31 December 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385202-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8520-2
Series: Duke Monographs in Medieval and Renaissance Studies
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384014-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8401-4
Published: 01 January 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391593-015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9159-3
Series: Duke Monographs in Medieval and Renaissance Studies
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384014-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8401-4
Series: Thought in the Act
Published: 16 August 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478005629-001
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0562-9
... a nonhumanist reconceptualization of the practices formerly called humanist. 2 As an initial shock to our presentist sense of this crisis, I want to note that almost thirty years ago Terry Eagleton wrote that the crisis of the humanities is permanent, resulting from their structural margin- alization. 3 He...
Published: 16 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012986-025
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1298-6
...Critical thought in Israel is nowadays facing a significant crossroads. Indeed, the challenges to humanistic knowledge and critical research all around the globe are numerous: the neoliberal management of universities and the eva- sive use of quantitative indices of evaluation threaten to destroy...
Published: 01 January 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377566-021
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7756-6
... more complicated, as economic conditions become more difficult, humorous advertising and humanist -ad vertising are said to exude light. Because humorous or humanist advertising oozes a good mood that relieves all worries and stress for even a moment and disarms one’s heart.”25 Pak concludes her...
Published: 28 February 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007272-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0727-2
..., while human reforms can be crucial to renegotiating technologies inherent po liti cal tenden- cies, it certainly doesn t follow that technologies simply reflect the values of their creators. In fact, this humanist sentiment can actually prevent us from recognizing some of the key po liti cal issues...
Published: 08 September 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376187-022
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7618-7
..., and it denounced fervent, literal religiosity. In the late nineteenth century, the publication changed its title to The Literary Guide and Rationalist Review and, in 1956, it became simply The Literary Guide. In 1966, it changed its name to the Humanist, and it became New Humanist in 1972. It continues...
Published: 08 September 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376187-023
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7618-7
... Russell, Leslie Stephen, H. G. Wells, and Emile Zola. With Wells’s leadership, RPA membership steadily increased throughout his lifetime. The Rationalist Association currently publishes the bimonthly New Humanist magazine, to which the Literary Guide is a predecessor (David Stewart, “The RPA at 100...
Series: Theory in Forms
Published: 24 July 2020
DOI: 10.1215/9781478012030-001
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1203-0
... of Climate Change, Climate and Capital: On Conjoined Histories, and The Planet: An Emergent Humanist Category ) arguing that climate change demands a fundamental reformulation of postcolonial studies grounding interpretive protocols: its anti- universalism, its tendency to maintain a distinction between...
Series: Global Insecurities
Published: 06 December 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007135-045
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0713-5
... of responses (such as mili- tary, peacekeeping, and relief efforts). This militarized approach to humanitar- ian intervention would later replace the humanist approach, exemplified by the category the right of interference. This category emerged out of the Eu ro pean, and particularly French, humanist...
Published: 27 September 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478005681-001
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0568-1
... of fish, also sometimes described as a shoal, often gathers at the sandbar s edges to feed on vege- tation. Thus, a shoal is a good spot for catching fish. While also used to describe nongeological matter such as a school of fish, the term is rarely used in humanistic terms, however. Declining in use...
Series: Thought in the Act
Published: 16 August 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478005629-011
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0562-9
...11 what happens when i read? Throughout Animate Literacies, I have practiced methods of literary analysis that are the default mode of attention in humanist literary studies, but I have also tried to pull back the frame of my focus significantly in order to see those literacy events as embedded...
Series: Thought in the Act
Published: 16 August 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478005629-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0562-9
... that genocide and slavery [are] . . . not . . . aberration[s] of mo- dernity, as liberal humanists claim, but rather essential to its paradigm (11). And in the context of settler colonies such as the United States, violent dispossession what Marxists have called primitive accumulation is the ongoing...