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boundary 2 (1 August 2012) 39 (3): 7–27.
Published: 01 August 2012
... friendship. © 2012 by Duke University Press 2012 The Humility of Thought: An Interview with Friedrich A. Kittler E. Khayyat EK: There is a story I heard you tell on a number of occasions—the story of your relationship with Martin...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2000) 27 (1): 135–149.
Published: 01 February 2000
... introduced it to Athenians twenty-five hundred years ago. I stress this second foundation of tenure, because it seems to me Tseng 2000.2.10 10:23 148 boundary 2 / Spring 2000 that the psychology of humility on which...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2003) 30 (3): 141–155.
Published: 01 August 2003
... the humility for such work. It makes for an odd life, a lonely one, wracked by perpetual self-doubt and fear of fail- ure to perceive precisely enough. But no vocation is more honorable. True scholars are rarer than...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2003) 30 (3): 19–27.
Published: 01 August 2003
... the humility that presidential candidate Bush invoked in his foreign policy addresses. In its place, hubris of an epic size obviates any historical or self-consciousness about the costs of empire. What ends not...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2010) 37 (3): 5–28.
Published: 01 August 2010
... rejected worldly things and aspires to an ideal of humility but as a Latin intellectual who prizes stylistic refinement as the mark of social superi- ority. As Megan Hale Williams has shown, Jerome struggled to reconcile these conflicting sides of his identity in order to fashion himself as...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2006) 33 (3): 61–72.
Published: 01 August 2006
... striking resemblance to the Stoic vision of learned humility in the face of the greater forces of society and life, which leads not to despair or defeatism, however, but to a salutary realism, what Trilling identifies as moral realism. Baldwin’s life exemplifies the story of this figure of the Young...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2007) 34 (3): 33–46.
Published: 01 August 2007
..., political scientists, and journalists who can tell us why we will lose the current war, but very few who can tell us how—that is, how the humility induced by military defeat or stalemate might be consistent with the promise of American life. Hofstadter could have. Were he still among us...
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boundary 2 (1 November 2017) 44 (4): 15–32.
Published: 01 November 2017
..., the photographers cannot claim any special credit for the shift. And that helps explain the emotional power these photos transmit. They express a chastening, a humility in the face of time. One implicit corol- lary of “I can’t remember” is “maybe it wasn’t as important as I thought it was...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2003) 30 (2): 195–216.
Published: 01 May 2003
... context of ‘‘separate but equal’’ racism. On the narrator’s high school graduation day, as valedictorian, he ‘‘delivered an ora- tion in which I showed that humility was the secret, indeed, the very essence of progress’’ (17). And at college, the chapel oration concludes by invoking an ‘‘ever...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2006) 33 (3): 3–20.
Published: 01 August 2006
... different from theirs unless I can get them to bring their ‘‘internal reasons’’ into a shared relationship with my own. This is what Blake’s mutual forgiveness of sins means, a reciprocity of relationship that originates in caring effectuated by my humility in accepting that I—even I!— may have...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2007) 34 (2): 217–238.
Published: 01 May 2007
... phrase shangtian haili “offending Heaven and injuring reason,” is all too appropriate. It reveals the underlying indictment based on the unity of morality with “natural,” cosmic law. The mandate of Heaven entails an awe-inspired humility before nature and respect for its sublime design. In...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2009) 36 (1): 27–46.
Published: 01 February 2009
... affectations of critical humility, the fortune of Badiou’s philosophy can be chalked up to his marked opposition to any intellectual approach that takes its cue from the supposed defeat of revolutionary aspirations. Indeed, for some time, the political philosophy of the “lesser evil” has been...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2009) 36 (1): 127–147.
Published: 01 February 2009
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boundary 2 (1 August 2011) 38 (3): 165–215.
Published: 01 August 2011
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boundary 2 (1 May 2016) 43 (2): 1–25.
Published: 01 May 2016
... and the Exact Sciences (Cam- bridge: Harvard University Press, 1992). In Kantian Humility: Our Ignorance of Things in Themselves (New York: Oxford University Press, 1998), Rae Langton offers a carefully argued, virtual point-by-­ ­point refutation of Meillassoux’s interpretation of Kant avant la...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2000) 27 (2): 113–148.
Published: 01 May 2000
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boundary 2 (1 February 2001) 28 (1): 121–151.
Published: 01 February 2001
...- island tactics in a strangely mixed- ing of poetry aimed to discover ‘‘my depth localized way that affects his trans- in the history of a place [Hawaiai] that national/Hawaiian identity, his mon- is not my own This humility and open- ness to place can be opposed to...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2003) 30 (1): 143–168.
Published: 01 February 2003
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boundary 2 (1 February 2009) 36 (1): 183–210.
Published: 01 February 2009
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boundary 2 (1 February 2008) 35 (1): 35–65.
Published: 01 February 2008
..., who interviewed all four string players and witnessed 48  boundary 2  /  Spring 2008 defended against the concept of the sublime and lacking Merleau-Ponty’s critical humility that identifies so closely with artistic intention, assure us that Beethoven’s “last works maintain the superiority of...