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Series: Duke Monographs in Medieval and Renaissance Studies
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384014-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8401-4
Published: 31 December 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385202-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8520-2
Series: [sic] Series
Published: 25 November 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377115-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7711-5
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: 15 October 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376484-018
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7648-4
Published: 01 January 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391593-015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9159-3
...Humanistic/Ethical Criticism and the Protest Tradition ...
Series: Duke Monographs in Medieval and Renaissance Studies
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384014-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8401-4
Published: 10 March 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478023692-017
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2369-2
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By William E. Connolly
Published: 20 January 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7325-4
... sociocentrism humanist exceptionalism planetary Anthropocene futurity ...
Published: 20 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373254-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7325-4
... This chapter criticizes continuing tendencies to sociocentrism and humanist exceptionalism in the humanities and human sciences. To discern these tendencies in their strong form the chapter compares four diverse modernists: Rousseau, Isaiah Berlin, Hayek, and Marx. The idea of the Anthropocene...
Series: ANIMA: Critical Race Studies Otherwise
Published: 30 September 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027201-012
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2720-1
...?), when asked in tandem, can open educational encounters to a specificity that pushes in on our perception and affects us even if humanist understandings of pedagogy—including “critical pedagogy”—seldom acknowledge it. At issue is how we might understand these questions as part of “event care” and how...
Series: Studies of the Weatherhead East Asian Institute, Columbia University
Published: 22 December 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027829-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2782-9
... the Japanese economy altogether. It argues that despite their small numbers, Korean men and women agriculturalists were indispensable for the self-actualization of the Japanese small farmer as conquistador humanist in the metropole and shows the various ways that relations of domination were made compulsory...
Published: 20 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373254-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7325-4
... doing they point to the reality of human creativity and show it to be more complex and dependent upon nonhuman processes than doctrines of humanist exceptionalism suggest. Along the way “arts of the self” that reach below the register of cultural consciousness are engaged. Examples are given to show how...
Published: 10 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373049-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7304-9
... of humanistic scholarship in terms closer to Henry James’s view of the novel itself. For these writers, what is most valued is the possibility of affirming the potential of both realism and romance, without simply mistaking the one for the other. Ian McEwan Bruno Latour realism critique humanities ...
Series: ANIMA: Critical Race Studies Otherwise
Published: 30 September 2023
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2720-1
... in enslavement by Robert Ryland, the first president of the University of Richmond. This chapter proposes that two questions (Why this? What are the conditions of arrival?), when asked in tandem, can open educational encounters to a specificity that pushes in on our perception and affects us even if humanist...
Published: 11 March 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374640-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7464-0
... illustrates the Indonesian interest at this time in existentialism, particularly its humanist dimensions, which are seen to resonate with the Indonesian aesthetic philosophy of universal humanism. Wright and his unnamed Indonesian interviewer find common ground in the issue of existentialism, although each...
Published: 11 March 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374640-018
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7464-0
... and heir to the universal humanist tradition in Indonesian cultural thought, published a short essay occasioned by the publication of Wright’s American Hunger . This essay, reverting to the kind of textual response to Wright’s creative work that echoes the admiration of Pramoedya Ananta Toer in the early...
Published: 05 December 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478023807-002
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2380-7
... demonstrates the importance of contextualizing de’ Barbari’s View in terms of this contemporary cartographic production in Venice, which remains relatively unstudied compared to maps that circulated in print. It also ties Venice’s innovation in government mapping and information technology to a humanist...