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Comparative Literature (1 September 2010) 62 (4): 429–431.
Published: 01 September 2010
...Estelle Tarica Cannibal Democracy: Race and Representation in the Literature of the Americas. By Zita Nunes. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2008. 218 p. University of Oregon 2010 BOOK REVIEWS Or l a n d o f u r i o s o . By Lodovico Ariosto. A New Verse Translation by David R...
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Comparative Literature (1 January 2011) 63 (1): 64–85.
Published: 01 January 2011
...Melissa Tandiwe Myambo Exploring the relationship between capitalism and the discourse of multicultural democracy that animates the New South Africa's notion of itself as Rainbow Nation, this article attempts to understand why it is impossible for politically progressive postapartheid South African...
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Comparative Literature (1 January 2011) 63 (1): 86–110.
Published: 01 January 2011
...Bishupal Limbu This article looks at how democracy is figured in Nepali writer Manjushree Thapa's novel The Tutor of History , which I read intertextually with Jacques Derrida's The Politics of Friendship . I begin by examining how Thapa's literary practice disrupts the privileged position of...
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Comparative Literature (1 June 2002) 54 (3): 268–269.
Published: 01 June 2002
...Claudia Moscovici An Ethics of Dissensus: Postmodernity, Feminism, and the Politics of Radical Democracy. By Ewa Plonowska Ziarek. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2001. 275 p. University of Oregon 2002 COMPARATIVE LITERATURE/268 BOOK...
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Comparative Literature (1 March 2015) 67 (1): 94–113.
Published: 01 March 2015
... Wankhade's criticism, from early writings on Whitman's “spiritual democracy” to essays on the Black Arts Movement and Ralph Ellison, which were repurposed by a generation of Marathi Dalit writers. These writings imagined new terms of Dalit identity outside of the discourse of the Indian nation and the...
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Comparative Literature (1 March 2019) 71 (1): 114–116.
Published: 01 March 2019
... Lao She distinctly articulated a common structure of feeling that envisioned the Pacific as a transnational site of mutual democracy between the United States and China. If this conception seems fanciful, So nevertheless supports his significant claim with invaluable archival research throughout his...
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Comparative Literature (1 September 2001) 53 (4): 298–314.
Published: 01 September 2001
... what it is best suited for, according to its so-called “comparative advantage,” and the rewards of indi- viduals and countries will be proportionate to their contribution to the global market. 3. Democracy. Because trade liberalization requires expanded communications and freedom of movement, it...
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Comparative Literature (1 March 2000) 52 (2): 157–178.
Published: 01 March 2000
... R.J. Hollingdale. New York: Random, 1967 . Nishi, Toshio. Unconditional Democracy: Education and Politics in Occupied Japan, 1945-1952 . Stanford: Hoover Institution Press, 1982 . Ōkubo Yasuo. “Daiichiji sengoha no bungaku” [Literature of the first-wave après-guerre writers]. Kokubungaku...
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Comparative Literature (1 September 2010) 62 (4): 420–421.
Published: 01 September 2010
... exclusionary structures of racial democracy in Brazil and the United States, focusing on early twentieth-century writ- ings about race and national identity by Brazilian authors who participated in the modern- ist movement and by U.S. authors of the Harlem Renaissance. While there has already been much...
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Comparative Literature (1 September 2010) 62 (4): 421–423.
Published: 01 September 2010
... exclusionary structures of racial democracy in Brazil and the United States, focusing on early twentieth-century writ- ings about race and national identity by Brazilian authors who participated in the modern- ist movement and by U.S. authors of the Harlem Renaissance. While there has already been much...
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Comparative Literature (1 September 2010) 62 (4): 423–426.
Published: 01 September 2010
... exclusionary structures of racial democracy in Brazil and the United States, focusing on early twentieth-century writ- ings about race and national identity by Brazilian authors who participated in the modern- ist movement and by U.S. authors of the Harlem Renaissance. While there has already been much...
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Comparative Literature (1 September 2010) 62 (4): 426–429.
Published: 01 September 2010
... exclusionary structures of racial democracy in Brazil and the United States, focusing on early twentieth-century writ- ings about race and national identity by Brazilian authors who participated in the modern- ist movement and by U.S. authors of the Harlem Renaissance. While there has already been much...
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Comparative Literature (1 December 2012) 64 (4): 462–463.
Published: 01 December 2012
... around a troubling philosophical question: how can democracies, at their inception, democratically determine the limits of membership? The short answer is that they cannot. We must use a “them” to create an “us,” but to be truly effective for a new democracy, Fradinger argues, the “them” must...
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Comparative Literature (1 December 2012) 64 (4): 463–466.
Published: 01 December 2012
... around a troubling philosophical question: how can democracies, at their inception, democratically determine the limits of membership? The short answer is that they cannot. We must use a “them” to create an “us,” but to be truly effective for a new democracy, Fradinger argues, the “them” must...
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Comparative Literature (1 December 2012) 64 (4): 466–468.
Published: 01 December 2012
... around a troubling philosophical question: how can democracies, at their inception, democratically determine the limits of membership? The short answer is that they cannot. We must use a “them” to create an “us,” but to be truly effective for a new democracy, Fradinger argues, the “them” must...
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Comparative Literature (1 December 2012) 64 (4): 468–470.
Published: 01 December 2012
... around a troubling philosophical question: how can democracies, at their inception, democratically determine the limits of membership? The short answer is that they cannot. We must use a “them” to create an “us,” but to be truly effective for a new democracy, Fradinger argues, the “them” must...
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Comparative Literature (1 September 2013) 65 (3): 325–344.
Published: 01 September 2013
...: Centenary Essays . Ed. Pierce Roy Harvey . Columbus : Ohio State U P , 1964 . Print . Calhoun Charles C. Longfellow: A Rediscovered Life . Boston : Beacon Press , 2004 . Print . Castronovo Russ . Beautiful Democracy: Aesthetics and Anarchy in a Global Era . Chicago : U...
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Comparative Literature (1 June 2014) 66 (2): 208–226.
Published: 01 June 2014
... . Cambridge : Polity , 2000 . Print . Beck Ulrich . Democracy without Enemies . Trans. Ritter Mark . Cambridge : Polity , 1998 . Print . Beck Ulrich Giddens Anthony Lash Scott , eds. Reflexive Modernization: Politics, Tradition and Aesthetics in the Modern Social Order...
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Comparative Literature (1 September 2001) 53 (4): 275–282.
Published: 01 September 2001
... welfare at the core—is, she argues, bad for the majority of the world’s women. In its feminist re-vision, however, globalization could be liberating for humanity. Through an axis of common goods—among them, “peace, prosperity, and democracy”—Jaggar reinserts the concepts of justice and rights to...
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Comparative Literature (1 March 2010) 62 (2): 179–188.
Published: 01 March 2010
... ground. Democracy is clearly the issue here. If democratization is the central question that Robbins puts to the narratives of upward mobility and the answer they give is the historically tentative form of the liberal welfare state, democratic tendencies, in Kristol’s view, actually delegitimate...