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Comparative Literature (2005) 57 (4): 356–358.
Published: 01 September 2005
...Frederick Luis Aldama The Mind and Its Stories: Narrative Universals and Human Emotion. By Patrick Colm Hogan. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2003. xii, 302 p. Cognitive Science, Literature, and the Arts: A Guide for Humanities. By Patrick Colm Hogan. New York: Routledge, 2003. 244 p...
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Comparative Literature (2001) 53 (2): 178–180.
Published: 01 March 2001
.... KENNEDY Cornell University MEMBRANES: METAPHORS OF INVASION IN NINETEENTH-CENTURY LITERATURE, SCIENCE, AND POLITICS. By Laura Otis. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1999. 210 p. Laura Otis’s Membranes: Metaphors of Invasion in Nineteenth-Century Literature, Science, and Politics...
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Comparative Literature (2010) 62 (2): 179–188.
Published: 01 March 2010
... to place Robbins in the tradition of Northrop Frye's efforts to establish a separate science of literature and so to legitimate such knowledge and practice as essential to how society understands its own practices and self-creations. Like Frye, Robbins embraces the critical task of establishing once more...
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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (1): 29–36.
Published: 01 March 2015
.... Wilson's pronouncements on literature, which hinder the very mediation between the sciences and the humanities that he promotes. If we are to take seriously the activist goals of ecocriticism, then we need to be earnest about the idea that, as opposing points on a continuum, ecophobia and biophilia can...
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Comparative Literature (2013) 65 (1): 123–135.
Published: 01 March 2013
... of entering the state archive in Prague and discovering his own origins, he has a dream which implicitly recalls the figure of Humboldt's parrot, a talking animal and the only creature to preserve the sounds of a now extinct language. If this is an image sourced in the literature of eighteenth-century science...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (1): 45–53.
Published: 01 March 2017
... the Life Sciences in the Age of Fabrication.” Science in Context 26 . 1 ( 2013 ): 153 – 71 . Print . Shewry Teresa . Hope at Sea: Possible Ecologies in Oceanic Literature . Minneapolis : U of Minnesota P , 2015 . Print . Simon Taryn . American Index of the Hidden...
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Comparative Literature (2009) 61 (3): 316–326.
Published: 01 June 2009
... Rivera's mural Pan American Unity (1939) to La ciudad ausente (1992), arguing that Piglia's blend of science fiction, literary canons, and popular culture creates a model for understanding the neobaroque tendencies of a hemispheric American literature that includes Neal Stephenson, William Gibson, Jonathan...
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Comparative Literature (2016) 68 (3): 296–311.
Published: 01 September 2016
... journalistic writing. © 2016 by University of Oregon 2016 Tolstoy Ilya Mechnikov history of science Resurrection science and literature Works Cited Abraham J.H. “The Religious Ideas and Social Philosophy of Tolstoy.” International Journal of Ethics 40 . 1 ( 1929 ): 105 – 20...
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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (1): 1–10.
Published: 01 March 2015
... for the Human Sciences . Berlin : Walter de Gruyter , 1998 . Print . Andringa Els . “Literature: Empirical Studies.” The Encyclopedia of Language and Linguistics . Ed. Asher R.A. . Oxford : Oxford UP , 1994 . 266 – 71 . Print . Angenot Marc Bessière Jean Fokkema Douwe...
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Comparative Literature (2003) 55 (1): 24–41.
Published: 01 January 2003
...INGO CORNILS University of Oregon 2003 Aldiss, Brian W. Trillion Year Spree. The History of Science Fiction . London: Gollancz, 1986 . Alpers, Hans-Joachim, Fuchs, Werner, Hahn, Ronald M., and Jeschke, Wolfgang, eds. Lexikon der Science Fiction Literatur . Munich: Heyne, 1987...
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Comparative Literature (2020) 72 (2): 159–179.
Published: 01 June 2020
... analogy as central to a more dynamic and contingent epistemology of science up to the mid-nineteenth century. For Devin Griffiths, “harmonic” analogies were a crucial resource of knowledge production in nineteenth-century science and literature, because they “work from the bottom up, exploring a pattern...
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Comparative Literature (2006) 58 (3): 241–255.
Published: 01 June 2006
... of personal free- dom, is paradoxically also an act of solidarity (221-27). In conceding that literature cannot give us knowledge, Shusterman yields to science and analytic philosophy their exclusive claims to truth but by the same token excludes them from relevance to ethics. This strict separation...
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Comparative Literature (2000) 52 (4): 339–362.
Published: 01 September 2000
... and Applicability,” held on 29 October 1999, at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. The conference included both Slavists and non-Slavists from such fields as anthropology, history, and political science. COMPARATIVE LITERATURE/342 some of his earlier writings, he used concepts from physics...
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Comparative Literature (2018) 70 (2): 114–131.
Published: 01 June 2018
... of Arabic. On the literary front, the Ottoman-Palestinian intellectual Muḥammad Rūḥī al-Khālidī—author of Tārīkh ʿIlm al-Adab ʿind al-Ifranj wa-l-ʿArab, wa Fīktūr Hūkū ( History of the Discipline [Science] of Literature among the French and the Arabs, and Victor Hugo , 1902–03, 1904, 1912), the first book...
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Comparative Literature (2000) 52 (1): 87–90.
Published: 01 January 2000
..., 1998. xv, 457 p. What, you may ask, is a volume derived from the history of science doing under review by a comparative literature journal? To begin with, the field of science studies is inherently comparative: interdisciplinary, cross-periodic, and multinational. Inscribing Science draws...
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Comparative Literature (2000) 52 (1): 90–96.
Published: 01 January 2000
... Press, 1998. xv, 457 p. What, you may ask, is a volume derived from the history of science doing under review by a comparative literature journal? To begin with, the field of science studies is inherently comparative: interdisciplinary, cross-periodic, and multinational. Inscribing Science draws...
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Comparative Literature (2015) 67 (1): 21–28.
Published: 01 March 2015
... Introduction . Oxford : Oxford UP , 2011 . Print . Daly Mary . Gyn/Ecology: The Metaethics of Radical Feminism . Boston : Beacon P , 1978 . Print . Dawson Gowan . “Literature and Science under the Microscope.” Journal of Victorian Culture 11 . 2 ( 2006 ): 301 – 15 . Print...
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Comparative Literature (2005) 57 (4): 352–353.
Published: 01 September 2005
...Thomas R. Hart Lethe: The Art and Science of Forgetting. By Harald Weinrich. Translated by Steven Rendall. Ithaca and London: Cornell University Press, 2004. vi, 254 p. University of Oregon 2005 COMPARATIVE LITERATURE/352 BOOK...
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Comparative Literature (2005) 57 (4): 362–364.
Published: 01 September 2005
... 2005 COMPARATIVE LITERATURE/352 BOOK REVIEWS LETHE: THE ART AND SCIENCE OF FORGETTING. By Harald Weinrich. Translated by Steven Rendall. Ithaca and London: Cornell University Press, 2004. vi, 254 p. Steven Rendall’s excellent...
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Comparative Literature (2005) 57 (4): 359–361.
Published: 01 September 2005
... THE MIND AND ITS STORIES: NARRATIVE UNIVERSALS AND HUMAN EMOTION. By Patrick Colm Hogan. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2003. xii, 302 p. COGNITIVE SCIENCE, LITERATURE, AND THE ARTS: A GUIDE FOR HUMANITIES. By Patrick Colm Hogan. New York: Routledge, 2003. 244 p. Tectonic shifts...