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boundary 2 (1 August 2016) 43 (3): 253–286.
Published: 01 August 2016
... existence. To establish the contours of society and exploit the value of the social sciences, however, Qu as a translator struggled against China's written language in the name of sociology and social justice. In this regard, Qu understood that the diglossic literary language harbored ancient “ghosts” and...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2010) 37 (1): 1–22.
Published: 01 February 2010
...Mario De Caro; Telmo Pievani For many centuries, since the beginning of the modern age, the Roman Catholic Church held an ambivalent attitude toward science, until an enlightened position seemed to prevail at the end of the twentieth century, with two papal statements that respectively concerned...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2004) 31 (2): 113–148.
Published: 01 May 2004
...Ronald A.T. Judy Ronald A.T. Judy 2004 Sayyid Qutb’s fiqh al-waqi i, or New Realist Science Ronald A.T. Judy No reader of al- Adāla al-ijtimya fi l-Islām (Social Justice in Islam) can help but remark the pronounced way in which...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2007) 34 (3): 121–141.
Published: 01 August 2007
...Peter A. Hall Peter Hall 2007 The Dilemmas of Contemporary Social Science Peter A. Hall For two hundred years, social science has provided the lens through which people view society and the visions animating most...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2016) 43 (3): 105–129.
Published: 01 August 2016
...Dermot Ryan This essay opens by outlining the ways Marx uses the idea of translation to explain his theoretical practice and its relationship to classical political economy. Recognizing the moment of science in the emergent field of political economy, Marx declares that the ideological distortions...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2012) 39 (2): 111–141.
Published: 01 May 2012
... defense of Vedic monotheism, Bankimchandra Chattopadhyay’s efforts at using modern disciplinary knowledge (history, philosophy, science, aesthetics) to formulate a system of Hindu ethics and to establish Krishna as a singular messianic figure like Christ or Buddha, or a later moment in Savarkar’s time...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2014) 41 (3): 1–25.
Published: 01 August 2014
...David Simpson The vocabulary of fear-terror has been confused and confusing throughout its expression in the classical and modern languages, whether in literature, in aesthetics, or in political science. As such, it is unlikely ever to be tamed by the rigors of philosophy, with its aspiration to...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2019) 46 (1): 55–71.
Published: 01 February 2019
... conviction that human beings can know very little about the economy and its hostility, therefore, to any economics that presents itself as scientific. Such skepticism and antiscientism are shared by most versions of critical theory and science and technology studies (STS), including the version of STS that...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2019) 46 (1): 133–156.
Published: 01 February 2019
... surveys material from several of Mirowski’s projects, drawing out some of the many ways in which his analyses of neoliberalism, of computational thinking in economics and the social sciences, and of the form and function of our notions of “information” have profound implications for how we understand...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2019) 46 (1): 179–195.
Published: 01 February 2019
...Christian Thorne A wide-ranging interview with Philip Mirowski, in which he, among other things, clarifies his position on the critique of science, issues several challenges to the contemporary Left, and explains why his account of the Neoliberal Thought Collective is not a conspiracy theory...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2019) 46 (1): 1–53.
Published: 01 February 2019
... Uberization of modern science under the banner of “openness.” Copyright © 2019 by Duke University Press 2019 This content is made freely available by the publisher. It may not be redistributed or altered. All rights reserved. neoliberalism fake news open science market epistemology...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2013) 40 (1): 7–19.
Published: 01 February 2013
...Aamir R. Mufti This essay argues that the “postsecular” tendency in contemporary humanities and social sciences relies disproportionately on contemporary political Islam to make its case for a “return of religion.” Furthermore, postsecularism generates a highly misleading view of political Islam as...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2013) 40 (2): 53–79.
Published: 01 May 2013
... for expanding the realist novel’s scope? Do immigrant novels? And could the realist novel still learn from the genres against which it typically defines itself? Can it learn from science fiction novels, which, after all, have an easier time than most talking about planets? © 2013 by Duke University...
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boundary 2 (1 August 2013) 40 (3): 39–57.
Published: 01 August 2013
... science, I argue that what Aristotle did not foresee was that the economy may be marketed by prudently economizing bodily desires as self-aroused by the market. Juxtaposing Aristotelian and market economy sheds light on the fact that we are free to choose between vicious and virtuous economy. Whether...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2013) 40 (2): 183–213.
Published: 01 May 2013
..., and reformer Ahmed Baytursun, the German Turcologist Theodor Menzel, and Vasilii Bartol’d, a member of the Soviet Academy of Sciences, the congress was convened in Baku, Azerbaijan, for the discussion of writing systems and orthographic and lexical questions, as well as the classificatory question of...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2014) 41 (1): 101–112.
Published: 01 February 2014
... temporary phenomena by socioeconomic science. In fact, the explosion of consumerism after the fall of the Berlin Wall might show that the strategies of seduction under what we could call state capitalism were even more radical. Desire suddenly unbound could also account for the disappearance of critical...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2014) 41 (2): 113–137.
Published: 01 May 2014
... science to more public criticism on literary critics and intellectuals. The interview also covers his recent book, What Are Universities For? , and the situation of higher education in the UK. © 2014 by Duke University Press 2014 b2 Interview...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2017) 44 (2): 145–156.
Published: 01 May 2017
... conversations on aesthetics, science, and creationism in the twentieth century, and finally examine an actual text written by a troupe of Sulawesi macaques. © 2017 by Duke University Press 2017 artificial intelligence intelligent design posthumanism algorithm text generation References...
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boundary 2 (1 May 2008) 35 (2): 125–155.
Published: 01 May 2008
... Scientific Worldview and Modern Society The extensive application of the concept of science is one of the main characteristics of Chinese thought in the twentieth century. Since the late Qing dynasty, science has served as a symbol of and a call for lib- eration, as well as an...
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boundary 2 (1 February 2010) 37 (1): 243–245.
Published: 01 February 2010
... © 2010 by Duke University Press 2010 Contributors Jason Adams is a PhD candidate in political science at the University of Hawaii and in media and communication at the European Graduate School. He served as edito- rial assistant for Theory & Event from 2004–2009 while also teaching...