1-20 of 352 Search Results for

academic

Follow your search
Access your saved searches in your account

Would you like to receive an alert when new items match your search?
Close Modal
Sort by
Journal Article
boundary 2 (2000) 27 (1): 97–119.
Published: 01 February 2000
... ‘‘incompatible’’ positions on academic freedom and university autonomy. The first position ‘‘privileges the pursuit of knowledge for its own sake (academicism and 13. See Centilivres, ‘‘Thomas Benjamin Davie 10...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (2015) 42 (4): 139–158.
Published: 01 November 2015
...Zhihui Ang; Lindsay Waters This essay focuses on the way James Wolcott might remind us what a critic can do to make a difference in the world by responding to artworks directly and emotionally. Wolcott started to fight the academics right from the beginning and still does so occasionally. The war...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (2019) 46 (3): 65–88.
Published: 01 August 2019
... prefigured developments within Miyoshi’s critical consciousness, particularly regarding pursuits of justice within and beyond the university. I argue that Miyoshi’s pedagogical commitment to justice for students nourished his skepticism toward academic discipline—in theory and practice. This enduring...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (2011) 38 (3): 87–118.
Published: 01 August 2011
...Chris Goto-Jones While there appears to be a gathering consensus about the need to be less ethnocentric and exclusive in the composition of academic fields in the contemporary university, there remains significant anxiety about how previously excluded voices might be included (and even whether...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (2015) 42 (2): 57–84.
Published: 01 May 2015
... relations between either “bourgeoisie” and “workers,” or “elites” and “subalterns,” and place them at their center, need to be revised. Instead, models based on precarity as simultaneously a social and an existential condition are required. This is particularly the case for the academic humanities because...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (2017) 44 (4): 3–13.
Published: 01 November 2017
... organizes the academic, private, and military sectors to meet critical operational needs over a twenty-year horizon. We describe the frameworks for organizing the interplay of different sectors and stakeholders in knowledge acquisition, knowledge application, and the production of operational deliverables...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (2018) 45 (1): 59–90.
Published: 01 February 2018
... discourse that challenge the rhetoric of the twentieth-century academic revival of republicanism in the Anglophone world. Glimpses of an Irish Republic Seamus Deane John Toland (1670–1722) If one overlooks Oliver Cromwell, the first...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (2018) 45 (2): 15–21.
Published: 01 May 2018
... cultural values. Out of this encounter was to issue the learning community, an individuated collectivity of study emancipated from the hierarchies and power relations characteristic of traditional academic institutions. Ends and Means of Student Pedagogic Groups in German Universities (with Particular...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (2010) 37 (1): 179–200.
Published: 01 February 2010
... return of rhetoric and poetics and argues that, far from simply reflecting changes in academic fashion, this event signals a complete reorientation of the scholarly apparatus. The argument calls attention to the material and historical alignment of scholarship with the medium of literacy and suggests...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (2019) 46 (1): 133–156.
Published: 01 February 2019
...David Golumbia While Philip Mirowski’s scholarship has been widely read across many of the different academic fields with which it engages, his impact on the direct study of digital media and digital technology has been relatively minimal. This is particularly unfortunate, given that his work...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (2019) 46 (3): 5–22.
Published: 01 August 2019
... prompted a reaching out to know areas and regions that exceeded his chosen academic specialty. He saw this move to the margins and thresholds as the basis of a proper vocation of criticism, which, he believed, had disappeared from the centers of geographic and intellectual power. References Arai...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (2020) 47 (4): 101–138.
Published: 01 November 2020
...Christian Thorne Through a detailed consideration of Richard White’s Middle Ground , the essay identifies a few important features of imperial history writing over the last thirty years: academic apologies for empire have become commonplace. A conspicuously large number of them are left-liberal in...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (2014) 41 (2): 113–137.
Published: 01 May 2014
...Jeffrey J. Williams Jeffrey Williams interviews the British critic and intellectual historian Stefan Collini about his career as well as his criticism of recent policy shifts in British higher education. Collini discusses the development of his work from more academic histories of British social...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (2015) 42 (1): 1.
Published: 01 February 2015
.... “Legacies of the Future” is neither a historicist project nor a monu- mentalizing one. boundary 2 wants to keep freshly in mind the variety of important critical projects and modes of academic critical work that have given us important insights and directions, especially when they remain incomplete...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (2018) 45 (2): 157–169.
Published: 01 May 2018
... Birnbaum It is astonishing to see how quickly the “survival” of thought is some- times identified with that of the academic institution. Recall the situation at Frankfurt University in 1925, when Walter Benjamin withdrew his sub- mission for a Habilitation to spare himself a rejection. Of...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (2000) 27 (1): 197–216.
Published: 01 February 2000
... academic inquiry in the humanities? Many literary and cultural critics would shy away from that question. The term inquiry strikes current practitioners as somewhat wrongheaded. It has too many scientistic and...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (2000) 27 (1): 7–50.
Published: 01 February 2000
..., Amgen, Chiron, and Genetech, were started by UC scientists. How does this marketized university protect its academic integrity? Atkinson is confident: ‘‘Our experience over the last 15 years or so has taught us a great...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (2000) 27 (1): 51–74.
Published: 01 February 2000
..., in a very different prise de con- science, have called ‘‘the academic sweatshop ‘‘academic apartheid and ‘‘the new internal colonialism 1 While anthropologists in particular have be- 1...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (2005) 32 (3): 43–46.
Published: 01 August 2005
... prompt such self-undermining, undoing the authoritative self-stabilizing of an intellectual career perfected in the con- tentious arena of academic theory, rejuvenated by ever-new problematiz- ings of traditional literary procedures, and seemingly dedicated to an almost comical revision of cognitive...
Journal Article
boundary 2 (2018) 45 (2): 11–13.
Published: 01 May 2018
... conservative student faction at Breslau. Benjamin s talk at Breslau belongs in the context of his early writings on youth culture and academic reform. These are centered in the idea of an educational community (Erziehungsgemeinschaft), involving a dialectic between community as such and the productive...