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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (1): 62–78.
Published: 01 March 2015
... to the fate of the senses under capitalism. Both elaborate a critique of political economy—Sand's voiced by her worker-hero—that demonstrates how the individual's sensuous life is circumscribed by the pressures of material subsistence. The article examines how this attention to the senses inflects...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (1): 91–110.
Published: 01 March 2017
... Interim links Dante to gender via the figure of an almost invisible female translator, Wilhelmina Kuenen. © 2017 by University of Oregon 2017 Dorothy Richardson Dante theories of intertextuality history of political economy gender and feminism Works Cited Aiken Conrad . “Dorothy...
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Comparative Literature (2008) 60 (4): 389–391.
Published: 01 September 2008
...  undertakes just such a rigorous re-thinking of the relationship between aesthetics, history, and political economy. The study examines the emergence of these discourses in the wake of the Enlightenment in order to challenge the assumption that aesthetics in the eigh...
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Comparative Literature (2008) 60 (4): 391–394.
Published: 01 September 2008
...  undertakes just such a rigorous re-thinking of the relationship between aesthetics, history, and political economy. The study examines the emergence of these discourses in the wake of the Enlightenment in order to challenge the assumption that aesthetics in the eigh...
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Comparative Literature (2020) 72 (2): 159–179.
Published: 01 June 2020
... habit of accumulation” ( 135 ) and entwined rhetoric, culture, and natural history in the early modern period for Hawhee. But we could argue that by the eighteenth century analogy, better suited to the suturing of natural history and political economy, had come to figure accumulation. As Rosenberg has...
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Comparative Literature (2001) 53 (4): 283–297.
Published: 01 September 2001
... of political economy by culture as a central paradigm. The structure of political-economic oppression is now explained as a hybrid cul- tural program in which the subalterns powerfully affect the oppressors’ culture as they struggle for survival. With this transformation of the political-economical...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (3): 351–353.
Published: 01 September 2017
... of peasant characters) to a period before Communist China was a socio-political reality. Li maintains that Zhang employs the past and peasants (a mainstay of socialist era cinema) to help viewers re-imagine history in order to create a form of continuity or bridge with the Deng Xiaoping Revolution...
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Comparative Literature (2001) 53 (4): 298–314.
Published: 01 September 2001
... women to become full participants in politics and the economy. Who are women? The deceptively simple question “Who are women?” has provoked many heated debates in recent feminist theory. In an effort to counter earlier generalizations about “women” that were false and exclusionary...
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Comparative Literature (2001) 53 (4): 275–282.
Published: 01 September 2001
... political economy, and the spread of desocialized individualism in the micro sphere of the self. The gospel of privatization has the pernicious effect not only of polarizing the haves and have-nots of the world, but also of infiltrating the psychic makeup of the individual who is now likely to regard...
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Comparative Literature (2023) 75 (2): 140–152.
Published: 01 June 2023
... of the most topical issues in Russia. This article examines Lenin’s essays on China in which he criticizes racist ideas popular in Russia and Europe. By comparing his essays with other Russian political commentaries on China, this article argues that Lenin views racism as a matter of political economy...
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Comparative Literature (2001) 53 (4): 389–403.
Published: 01 September 2001
... way of defining the will to regional/cultural/postnational unity. The nonthreatening term used to describe these diverse APEC players—so many loose “economies” linked around and within the Pacific Ocean—suggests a de facto way of overriding interna- tional problems and bypassing internal political...
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Comparative Literature (2022) 74 (2): 171–185.
Published: 01 June 2022
... is what stills within what flows, a sticky, cumulative density that is equally a part of flow economies. By the Sea approaches the past, both that of its two narrators and that of the region, as distant horizons brought near and momentarily stilled into objects thick with the history of their bartering...
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Comparative Literature (2001) 53 (4): 315–332.
Published: 01 September 2001
... and histori- cally specific interests, the global network model assumes rather glibly that polit- ical issues of representation will be automatically taken care of in the name of capital and uncontrolled economic opportunism. Whereas the politics of repre- sentation does not attempt to exorcize...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (1): 111–128.
Published: 01 March 2017
... and utterly fail. This article explores these narratives as “fictions of globalization” (James Annesley) that use spatial tropes and imaginaries as well as multiple references to the work of Franz Kafka to tell stories of alienation and Western masculine failure in the global capitalist economy. In both...
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Comparative Literature (2019) 71 (1): 1–18.
Published: 01 March 2019
... the biological realm and the political sphere, shaping our basic concept of the relationship between self and hostile environment. The history of the metaphor of “immunity” is exceptionally difficult to trace, since it has traveled from a political context (of political exceptionalism) to the biological field...
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Comparative Literature (2001) 53 (4): 333–353.
Published: 01 September 2001
...://www.spectator.org/archives/9908TAS/bethell9908.htm >. Brennan, Teresa. History After Lacan . New York: Routledge, 1993 . “Buying a Movement: Right-Wing Foundations and American Politics.” < http://www.pfaw.org/issues/right/rw/rep_rwfound35.html > Cash, W.J. The Mind of the South . New York...
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Comparative Literature (2019) 71 (2): 123–138.
Published: 01 June 2019
... specific fields of study suggests how the investment of prominent postcolonial scholarship in debating the liberatory potential of postcolonial Englishes resonates in more recent analyses of globalized Englishes. Focusing on Anglophone Nigerian literature from the decades following political...
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Comparative Literature (2001) 53 (4): 404–425.
Published: 01 September 2001
... picture in international feminism arguments because political economy cannot reflexively address the manner in which its own governing categories have been assembled. DEGREE ZERO OF HISTORY/415 coherence.19 The entity or subject at issue in The Question...
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Comparative Literature (2006) 58 (4): 293–312.
Published: 01 September 2006
... examining history from the “other side.” In Before European Hegemony (1989), Janet Abu- Lughod argues for a world economy in the thirteenth century centered in Asia, with Europe as only a peripheral backwater. While Abu-Lughod locates the rise of Europeans in the sixteenth century, other scholars have...
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Comparative Literature (2002) 54 (4): 307–324.
Published: 01 September 2002
...: Shifting Subjects, Changing Paradigms.” Language and Liberation: Feminism, Philosophy and Language . Ed. Christina Hendricks and Kelly Oliver. Albany: SUNY Press, 1999 . 207 -40. Rubin, Gayle. “The Traffic in Women: Notes on the `Political Economy' of Sex.” Toward an Anthropology of Women . Ed...