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By James A. Joseph
Published: 21 August 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7554-8
... multiversity civic engagement responsible university college church Mississippi summer ...
Published: 21 August 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375548-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7554-8
... and moral outrage, with the campus chaplain playing a major leadership role in raising serious questions about the civic responsibilities of a university. The decade that began with the celebration of the triumphs of the modern “multiversity” came to an end with students protesting the ends...
Published: 17 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372721-020
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7272-1
... At the 2011 Duke University Convocation, Richard Brodhead speaks to the incoming class about the responsibility that comes with the freedoms that college presents to young people. freedom college life Convocation 2011 ...
Series: Global and Insurgent Legalities
Published: 12 December 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027683-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2768-3
... The emergence of the corporate code of conduct for human rights in the late 1990s represents a privatization of human rights unanticipated by the Universal Declaration of Human Rights or by Third Worldist efforts to harness human rights to the taming of corporate power in the 1970s. The chapter...
Published: 10 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373056-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7305-6
.... Against the specter of a collectivist rationale, the logic of individual responsibility exists within an East-West moral imaginary. This chapter explores a historically particular phase of late life, the third age, by analyzing one of its hallmark institutions, the University of the Third Age...
Published: 03 February 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373438-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7343-8
... not thinking about them. Finally, Mohamed Bouazizi’s self-immolation was inspired in part by his realization that the universal rights promised by the French revolution—and filtered through the experience of modern and authoritarian Tunisia—were not meant for him. In each case, the response was not to slink...
Published: 10 March 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7305-6
...Intimate Ties This chapter asks, “how can the concepts of responsibility and responsibilization shed light on changing forms of governance and power?” Drawing on ethnographic examples from Britain and New Zealand, I examine how discourses of responsibility operate in government policy agendas...
Series: a John Hope Franklin Center Book
Published: 17 February 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373230-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7323-0
... is fast becoming reality. All of humanity, as coinheritors of the earth, must share in the responsibility to create a world of humans and nonhumans caught, not in global systems of depredation and exploitation, but in communities of mixture, exchange, reciprocity, and mutuality. Universal justice can...
Published: 21 August 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7554-8
... for their academic rigor. Within a few years, the campuses became hotbeds of protests and moral outrage, with the campus chaplain playing a major leadership role in raising serious questions about the civic responsibilities of a university. The decade that began with the celebration of the triumphs of the modern...
Published: 30 January 2024
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027799-010
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2779-9
..., and constructions of rigor, by performing an access audit on one of the author’s prepandemic syllabi. The chapter examines faculty pedagogical responses to the pandemic, which at times reveal an increased investment in these forms of ableism. The chapter then explores what it looks like to disinvest in these forms...
Series: Black Outdoors: Innovations in the Poetics of Study
Published: 11 August 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027065-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2706-5
... the most capacious. Reading across diversity work (Sarah Ahmed) in university settings, to the kinds of species-focused orientations that move us into the animal's response to us (Jacques Derrida), the chapter attempts to undermine diversity as a goal for life as we know it. It ends with a contemplation...
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: 11 March 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374640-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7464-0
... of typewritten notes, now held by Yale University’s Beinecke Library, that Wright made in preparation for a lecture in Indonesia. Neither version has previously been published in English. The text presented here draws on both the Indonesian-language version and the sections of Wright’s notes that are omitted...
Published: 05 August 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374039-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7403-9
... and targets the grassroots, concentrating on education, human rights issues, and entrepreneurialism—thus, more on human potential and things immaterial. The current moment, characterized by scholars as “neoliberal,” also mandates that needy individuals take responsibility for their own development...
Published: 03 February 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7343-8
...-immolation was inspired in part by his realization that the universal rights promised by the French revolution—and filtered through the experience of modern and authoritarian Tunisia—were not meant for him. In each case, the response was not to slink away but to boldly demand rights that were not meant...
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By Kathleen Diffley
Published: 03 April 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385967-026
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8596-7
... and Identity in the Civil War South (Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press,1988), 22–40.The vigorous response of Southern women may be examined in Drew Gilpin Faust, Thavolia Glymph, and George C. Rable, “A Woman’s War: Southern Women in the Civil War,” in Edward D.C. Campbell Jr. and Kym S. Rice, eds...
Book Chapter

By Kathleen Diffley
Published: 03 April 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385967-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8596-7
... and Identity in the Civil War South (Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press,1988), 22–40.The vigorous response of Southern women may be examined in Drew Gilpin Faust, Thavolia Glymph, and George C. Rable, “A Woman’s War: Southern Women in the Civil War,” in Edward D.C. Campbell Jr. and Kym S. Rice, eds...
Book Chapter

By Kathleen Diffley
Published: 03 April 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385967-033
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8596-7
... and Identity in the Civil War South (Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press,1988), 22–40.The vigorous response of Southern women may be examined in Drew Gilpin Faust, Thavolia Glymph, and George C. Rable, “A Woman’s War: Southern Women in the Civil War,” in Edward D.C. Campbell Jr. and Kym S. Rice, eds...
Book Chapter

By Kathleen Diffley
Published: 03 April 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385967-016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8596-7
... and Identity in the Civil War South (Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press,1988), 22–40.The vigorous response of Southern women may be examined in Drew Gilpin Faust, Thavolia Glymph, and George C. Rable, “A Woman’s War: Southern Women in the Civil War,” in Edward D.C. Campbell Jr. and Kym S. Rice, eds...
Book Chapter

By Kathleen Diffley
Published: 03 April 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385967-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8596-7
... and Identity in the Civil War South (Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press,1988), 22–40.The vigorous response of Southern women may be examined in Drew Gilpin Faust, Thavolia Glymph, and George C. Rable, “A Woman’s War: Southern Women in the Civil War,” in Edward D.C. Campbell Jr. and Kym S. Rice, eds...