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Series: New Americanists
Published: 07 October 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387121-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8712-1
Published: 20 March 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375593-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7559-3
... Leisure is a serious topic in the history of thought, connected intimately with the search for a meaningful life. The relationship between work and leisure today is more complex than ever. Though leisure is certainly not a concept exclusive to the world of travel and tourism, the two are hard...
Series: Post-Contemporary Interventions
Published: 01 January 1992
DOI: 10.1215/9780822381747-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8174-7
Published: 05 March 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822384342-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8434-2
Published: 12 November 2001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8098-6
...Popular Vs. “Serious” ...
Published: 21 June 2001
DOI: 10.1215/9780822381075-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8107-5
Published: 15 November 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386353-031
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8635-3
Series: Refiguring American Music
Published: 22 April 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375142-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7514-2
Published: 01 April 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395881-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9588-1
Book: Castaway
Published: 01 January 1999
DOI: 10.1215/9780822396208-023
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9620-8
Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822397922-050
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9792-2
Published: 01 January 1990
DOI: 10.1215/9780822398288-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9828-8
Published: 01 January 1996
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9891-2
Published: 03 May 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478002123-031
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0212-3
Series: Religious Cultures of African and African Diaspora People
Published: 01 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373872-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7387-2
... This chapter explores the serious implications of sharia for democratic governance and modern development during Nigeria’s Fourth Republic. It provides a detailed analysis of the politics of sharia during the two-term presidency of Olusegun Obasanjo, focusing attention on critical issues...
Series: The Lewis Henry Morgan Lectures
Published: 21 September 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375265-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7526-5
... If during Mariano Turpo’s time as an activist, the main political struggle in the countryside was aimed against local landowners, current rural activism is aimed against mining corporations. In the last two years, venture capital has made serious incursions in the Andes: its mountains...
Series: [sic] Series
Published: 06 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375470-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7547-0
... This chapter starts by presenting a symptomatic cartography of the criticisms Žižek’s last book on Hegel provoked that leads to a longer discussion of one of the most serious critiques of this book yet published, namely that one by Robert Pippin. In a detailed discussion of this critique...
Published: 11 March 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374640-015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7464-0
... come to know through his personal friendship with Jean-Paul Sartre and Simone de Beauvoir. For Wright as an artist, Asrul Sani sees this turn to intellectualism as a serious failure of judgment. The Outsider existentialism intellectualism Indonesian literature exile ...
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...
Series: [sic] Series
Published: 06 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375470-016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7547-0
... on a politics of truth—while also overcoming his most serious reservation about Badiou’s philosophy: his exclusion of negativity or death drive. As this rereading of Christianity proceeded, it opened up a possibility that seemed to be excluded in Žižek’s earlier work: that of a durable social order that would...