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Comparative Literature (1 March 2014) 66 (1): 43–51.
Published: 01 March 2014
...Jeffrey J. Williams This essay focuses on the remediation of higher education in the U.S. In the period after World War II, higher education was cast as a remediation of social ills, particularly inequality. The period saw the opening of colleges and universities to unprecedented numbers of people...
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Comparative Literature (1 March 2009) 61 (2): 97–127.
Published: 01 March 2009
... the darker ones. In essence, then, Pushkin's glorification of Peter and Peter's empire meant to serve a higher goal: that of spreading culture and enlightenment throughout the Slavic lands. University of Oregon 2009 Akhmatova, Anna. O Pushkine . Leningrad: Sovetskii pisatel', 1977...
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Comparative Literature (1 March 2014) 66 (1): 1–4.
Published: 01 March 2014
... linked to corporate mentali- ties and neoliberal attitudes. As the rise in remedial learning overtakes K-12, there is another form of educational remediation undergoing rapid change in higher education moving in the opposite direction: higher education no longer remedi- ates inequality; its costs...
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Comparative Literature (1 March 2003) 55 (2): 177–185.
Published: 01 March 2003
...-emphatical” (210) concept of intuition that pro- motes an exclusively or specially accessed “illumination of something gnosiologically, ontologically, or ethically higher-graded” (208) would nowadays be dismissed. As no re- COMPARATIVE LITERATURE/182 fined “return of the old paradigm of intuition...
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Comparative Literature (1 March 2003) 55 (2): 185–190.
Published: 01 March 2003
... something gnosiologically, ontologically, or ethically higher-graded” (208) would nowadays be dismissed. As no re- COMPARATIVE LITERATURE/182 fined “return of the old paradigm of intuition” (211) has taken place so far, the concept would eke out an abseiled “Restdasein” in the “hermeneutic and...
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Comparative Literature (1 September 2004) 56 (4): 300–316.
Published: 01 September 2004
... higher truth, what Kafka and Palazzeschi end up sharing is a spiritual attitude that merges the notions of the aesthetic and the ethical. That such a renuncia- tion manifests itself through some form of reduction seems logical. After all, the purest kind of art can emerge only out of an act of...
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Comparative Literature (1 September 2013) 65 (3): 306–324.
Published: 01 September 2013
... Scholarly Study of Religion in College and University . New Haven : The Society for Religion in Higher Education , 1964 . Print . ———. “The Study of Religion: A Quiet Revolution in American Universities.” Journal of Higher Education 37 . 4 ( April 1966 ): 181 – 86 . Print . ———. “The...
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Comparative Literature (1 September 2000) 52 (4): 339–362.
Published: 01 September 2000
... because “there is more difference between physics and evolutionary biology . . . than be- tween evolutionary biology . . . and history.” Mayr has also insisted that the higher levels of biological integration need to be approached through “historical narra- tives” (This is Biology 19, 37, 64-65...
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Comparative Literature (1 June 2005) 57 (3): 234–238.
Published: 01 June 2005
... Bulletin of Concerned Asia Scholars is, you might say, the internal opposi- tion to Cold War Area Studies, the sort of thing that will not be encouraged if the Office of Homeland Security’s plan for the funding of foreign and area studies, bundled into the renewal of the Higher Education Act of 1965, is...
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Comparative Literature (1 September 2001) 53 (4): 298–314.
Published: 01 September 2001
... regulating the movement of workers wishing to pursue higher wages. 2. Global neoliberalism attempts to bring all economically exploitable resources into private ownership. Public services are turned into profit-making enterprises, and natural resources such as minerals, forests, water and land are...
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Comparative Literature (1 June 2019) 71 (2): 194–212.
Published: 01 June 2019
... would like to thank the two journal referees, the audiences at the University of Chicago and the Higher School of Economics in St. Petersburg, as well as Lev Blumenfeld, Ilya Kliger , and Michael Kunichika for their comments and stimulating questions. The first author’s research for this article has...
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Comparative Literature (1 January 2006) 58 (1): 59–69.
Published: 01 January 2006
... Nietzsche’s The Gay Science, which Derrida argues demonstrates a destabilization of a seeming Aristotelian ideal. Nietzsche writes: In antiquity the feeling of friendship was considered the highest feeling, even higher than the most celebrated pride of the self-sufficient sage—somehow as the sole and still...
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Comparative Literature (1 September 2006) 58 (4): 403–417.
Published: 01 September 2006
... Jewish literature or history, and Jewish students entering the state insti- tutions of higher learning were mostly attracted to subjects like medicine or law, subjects that offered economic security as well as social acculturation. The bifur- cation of German universities and Jewish academies...
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Comparative Literature (1 December 2015) 67 (4): 455–457.
Published: 01 December 2015
... Others may really be aimed at scholars of prose, who have held Bakhtin’s ideas about discourse in the novel in much higher esteem. Nevertheless, in putting the issue to bed by identifying key “alien” discourses—the news, prayer, and song, but also, to a lesser extent, the novel, theory, and law...
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Comparative Literature (1 December 2017) 69 (4): 452–454.
Published: 01 December 2017
...) and Hegel’s view that “the world is not a natural object, but a spiritual process with a complex temporal dimension” (49) to discuss how literature as an aesthetic and cultural process creates a higher spiritual world. Cheah argues that spatialization constitutes the instru- mental motif by which...
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Comparative Literature (1 September 2007) 59 (4): 269–293.
Published: 01 September 2007
... favorite targets (76). On the other hand, Pedro Lasarte has pointed out that praise and blame for the lower and higher caste groups are co-mingled in Valle y Caviedes’s satirical poetry. It is impossible, he contends, to say with any degree of certainty when Valle y Caviedes was in earnest and when he...
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Comparative Literature (1 December 2015) 67 (4): 394–414.
Published: 01 December 2015
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Comparative Literature (1 March 2001) 53 (2): 117–130.
Published: 01 March 2001
... Plantinga, rationality allows only what he calls “true belief,” that is, belief in facts that we know to be unarguably the case. Darwinists on the contrary assume a shockingly makeshift world where belief needs no justification higher than the CAN WE BELIEVE...
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Comparative Literature (1 September 2012) 64 (3): 257–269.
Published: 01 September 2012
... individuals and texts are rendered as figures that point beyond themselves — but with an intent very far from that of the early Christian fathers. In no way does Auerbach use “the method of revisional interpretation” (Mimesis 48) whereby the events of history prefigure a preexisting higher-order...
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Comparative Literature (1 March 2015) 67 (1): 21–28.
Published: 01 March 2015
... Personality Psychology . Ed. Corr Philip J. Matthews Gerald . Cambridge : Cambridge UP , 2009 . 247 – 61 . Print . Miller David A. The Novel and the Police . Berkeley : U of California P , 1988 . Print . “Most Cited Authors of Books in the Humanities, 2007.” Times Higher...