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Comparative Literature (2014) 66 (1): 15–24.
Published: 01 March 2014
... remediation for environmental sites that receive extensive media coverage (the Gulf, for example) may help ensure the absence of remediation in environments largely invisible to the global “media” (the Niger Delta). I also suggest that a fully self-aware pharm-eco-criticism would take special pains to...
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Comparative Literature (2013) 65 (1): 85–100.
Published: 01 March 2013
... decade that other treatments of and attitudes towards the natural environ- ment exist in the historic record, whether in environmental law (Zupko and Laures), records of all types having to do with use, exploitation, conservation, and sustainability (Wickham; Pellegrini; Bechmann; Rackham, Trees and...
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Comparative Literature (2009) 61 (2): 128–141.
Published: 01 March 2009
... Enlightenment for its exploitation and domination of others. In Friday Crusoe's attempts to organize and rationalize his domain are exposed as an urge to control and dominate his environment, and, in turn, Friday. When his constructed civilization is ultimately undone by the whimsy and accident represented by...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (1): 32–44.
Published: 01 March 2017
... environmental art Derek Walcott Jason deCaires Taylor Works Cited 2012 . Dir. Emmerich Roland . Sony Pictures Home Entertainment , 2009 . DVD . Baucom Ian . Specters of the Atlantic: Finance Capital, Slavery, and the Philosophy of History . Durham : Duke UP , 2005 . 31 . Print...
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Comparative Literature (2001) 53 (4): 298–314.
Published: 01 September 2001
... opened up for commercial exploitation in the global market. 3. Neoliberalism is hostile to the regulation of such aspects of social life as wages, working conditions and environmental protections. Indeed, legislation intended to protect workers, consumers, or the environment may be challenged as...
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Comparative Literature (2014) 66 (1): 1–4.
Published: 01 March 2014
... function as a re-presentation of the environment that is both mediated and remedying. He then goes on to show that cultural representations critical of these practices also involve similar re-presentations, always yearning for, but never attaining, the mag- ical cure for environmental damage...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (1): 45–53.
Published: 01 March 2017
... the way, the afterword identifies important recent work in history, literary studies, art, and histories of science that indicates promising avenues in Oceanic Studies. © 2017 by University of Oregon 2017 Oceanic Studies commons environmental art political ecology Works Cited...
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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (1): 29–36.
Published: 01 March 2015
... effect social change by commenting on how texts talk (or fail to talk) about the natural environment and since such texts are produced within a literary sys- tem that also produces and sustains countervailing ideologies, the obvious utility of a systemic and empirical approach for ecocriticism is...
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Comparative Literature (2000) 52 (2): 157–178.
Published: 01 March 2000
... American Occupation to illuminate the struggle to create a democratic self in response to a decidedly undemocratic environment. That the texts seem to appease the censors while simultaneously establishing a democratic space within which to re/configure the deracinated military self reflects an...
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Comparative Literature (2019) 71 (3): 226–251.
Published: 01 September 2019
..., emerges not only from an environment in which the actress-gentleman relationship is taboo, but also because of the conventions of genre, which demand the harmony of form and content. When the narrator’s desire to fulfill the requirement of her title comes to heads with Ranjana’s desire to marry despite...
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Comparative Literature (2020) 72 (2): 240–257.
Published: 01 June 2020
... untouched. Yet, despite the absence of an answering authority to lay down the law and cry “halt,” and perhaps because of it, environmental harm continues to be imagined through the figure of trespass and in terms of an invisible line past which human activity, otherwise compelled by capitalism to limitless...
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Comparative Literature (2019) 71 (1): 108–110.
Published: 01 March 2019
... social environments in its representations of human experience. In doing so his analysis gives new meaning and dimension to Ortega y Gasset’s characterization of the novel as “an atmospheric or provincial genre.” Mazzone does not believe that the novel has an essential form, but he does believe it...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (4): 455–456.
Published: 01 December 2017
... “legibility” of Christian rectitude, a process that in turn “reinvigorated a model of religious expertise that in other parts of Europe had begun to look outdated” (41). Chapter 2 builds on the early modern environment of scholastic discourse by focusing on the transposition of university ideas and...
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Comparative Literature (2004) 56 (2): 201–203.
Published: 01 March 2004
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Comparative Literature (2004) 56 (2): 204–206.
Published: 01 March 2004
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Comparative Literature (2004) 56 (2): 192–197.
Published: 01 March 2004
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Comparative Literature (2004) 56 (2): 198–201.
Published: 01 March 2004
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Comparative Literature (2000) 52 (3): 193–212.
Published: 01 June 2000
... discussed of these models— which I shall consequently only touch on briefly here—is Hippolyte Taine’s Histoire de la littérature anglaise.4 Taine’s particular significance for nineteenth-century American literary historiography consists in his insistence on the shaping influ- ence of the “environment...
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Comparative Literature (2016) 68 (3): 351–353.
Published: 01 September 2016
... in the history of Venice, exposing the city’s vulnerability and the need for an effective strategy for conservation. This dramatic opening allows Scappettone to highlight the tension between the fragile environmental and social equilibrium sustaining the ancient city and the pull of...
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Comparative Literature (2016) 68 (2): 218–234.
Published: 01 June 2016
... Seigworth Gregory J. , eds. The Affect Theory Reader . Durham : Duke UP , 2010 . Print . Kostelanetz Richard . Conversing with Cage . New York : Routledge , 2003 . Print . Massumi Brian . “Autonomy of Affect.” Cultural Critique 31, The Politics of Systems and Environments...