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Genre (1 March 2011) 44 (1): 55–74.
Published: 01 March 2011
... the return of religion in its more public forms in recent decades, any more than one could have foreseen the great reopening of the question of secularization within social theory since 1990. If, as I argue, the complete eradication of religious thought, which is to say a “finished” project of...
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Genre (1 July 2015) 48 (2): 131–157.
Published: 01 July 2015
... India because of its denial of an afterworld. Beginning in the mid-1570s, the Mughal emperor Akbar the Great instigated a series of religious and philosophical debates at his court at Fatehpur Sikri in India. Assembled representatives of many religions and philosophies of the world, including the...
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Genre (1 March 2004) 37 (1): 47–64.
Published: 01 March 2004
... Coltrane . 1976 . Cambridge, MA. : Da Capo Press , 2001 . Cox Harvey . Fire From Heaven: The Rise of Pentecostal Spirituality and the Reshaping of Religion in the Twenty-First Century . Reading, MA. : Perseus , 1995 . —. `` Jazz and Pentecostalism .'' Archives de Sciences Sociales...
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Genre (1 March 2010) 43 (1-2): 191–197.
Published: 01 March 2010
... regards to religion. “Night works ethically,” he summarizes his argument, “to create critical thinkers who are ready to endure this destabilization of their unshakable truths, who are capable of seeing their cherished ideas and beliefs less as absolute or self-evident truths and more as...
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Genre (1 April 2018) 51 (1): 53–79.
Published: 01 April 2018
... against mysticism or reli- gious belief. Writing on “the struggle between science and religion” in McEwan’s Black Dogs, Arthur Bradley and Andrew Tate (2010, 16) coronate him as “the New Atheist novelist par excellence” whose literature “casts a cool New Athe- ist eye over religious faith” (17).1...
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Genre (1 June 2011) 44 (2): 105–128.
Published: 01 June 2011
... French Secularism.” In Political Theologies: Public Religions in a Post-Secular World , edited by de Vries Hent Sullivan Lawrence E. , 494 – 526 . New York : Fordham University Press . ———. 2007 . On Suicide Bombing . New York : Columbia University Press . Aston Margaret...
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Genre (1 September 2007) 40 (3-4): 201–210.
Published: 01 September 2007
... in religion or in the sacred texts of the major religious traditions, despite the widespread critique of the "onto-theology of presence" that confines the "logocentric" texts of Western thought within the "closure of metaphysics". The most notable exceptions to this, Emmanuel Levinas's...
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Genre (1 September 2006) 39 (3): 83–106.
Published: 01 September 2006
...Hsuan L. Hsu COPYRIGHT © 2007 BY THE UNIVERSITY OF OKLAHOMA 2007 WORKS CITED Anonymous . `` The Buddhist Religion: It Is Explained By a Chinaman .'' New York Times ( Apr 30 , 1877 ) 8 . —-. `` A Chinaman's Strong English .'' Washington Post ( Jan 27 1893 ) 1 - 2...
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Genre (1 March 2003) 36 (1-2): 81–106.
Published: 01 March 2003
... culture was the assumption by modernist literature of the unifying role previously performed in Russia by religion. In other words, in a ritualistic culture that had been deprived of its ritual authorities, literature effec- tively adopted the function of ordering life through lyric discourse and...
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Genre (1 March 2008) 41 (1-2): 1–37.
Published: 01 March 2008
... the Surtees Society, Volume 4. Testa Eboracum, or Wills Registered at York. Part 1 . London : 1. B. Nichols and Son , 1836 . Thomas Keith . Religion and the Decline of Magic . New York : Charles Scribner’s Sons , 1971 . Tilley Morris Palmer . A Dictionary of the Proverbs of...
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Genre (1 December 2017) 50 (3): 397–419.
Published: 01 December 2017
... splendid passages have been rejected, which might tend to sully the mind, or develop the latent seeds of evil passions.” Instead, she hopes her collection will “inculcate the pure spirit of morality and piety.” Shorter’s (1861b, v) preface similarly prioritizes moral improvement and religion along...
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Genre (1 September 2007) 40 (3-4): 1–16.
Published: 01 September 2007
.... Hallward Peter ( New York : Verson , 2001 ). Carey John . “ A Work in Praise of Terrorism? September 11 and Samson Agonistes ” The Times Literary Supplement , September 6 , 2002 . Derrida Jacques . Acts of Religion , ed. and intro by Anidjar Gil ( New York...
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Genre (1 September 2009) 42 (3-4): 145–166.
Published: 01 September 2009
... complexity." They "renounce closed structure, fixed meaning, and rigid order" but accept "indeterminacy, incompleteness, uncertainty, ambiguity! contingency, and chaos." In general, poststructualists "abandon [. . .1 unmediated objectivity and truth" (255-257). y 148 GENRE religions and secret...
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Genre (1 September 2011) 44 (3): 363–380.
Published: 01 September 2011
... Review of Anthropology 34 : 741 – 56 . White Hayden . 1999 . Figural Realism: Studies in the Mimesis Effect . Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press . Wiener Margaret J. 2004 . “Making Worlds through Religion, Science, and Magic.” Anthropology News 45 ( 8 ): 10...
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Genre (1 March 2010) 43 (1-2): 1–10.
Published: 01 March 2010
... signify in relation to the cen- tralized, bureaucratically administered nation-state defined by positive law, the enforcement of the distinction between “private” (civil) and “public” (state) realms, and the decay of some putative organic unity once linking religion, eth- nicity, and...
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Genre (1 September 2000) 33 (3-4): 269–277.
Published: 01 September 2000
... philosophical texts. Some of these notes are autobiographical, some are about the nature of philosophical activity, and some concern subjects of a general sort, such as questions about art or about religion. It is not always possible to separate them sharply from the philosophical text...
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Genre (1 December 2016) 49 (3): 331–357.
Published: 01 December 2016
... entanglements of poetry and poetics, pragmatist philosophy, and religion/spirituality in late modernity. His current project, Making a Living Poetry : The Process of Poetic Vocation in Postwar America , investigates how evolving concepts of a poet's “vocation” reconfigure artistic practice, social engagement...
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Genre (1 July 2015) 48 (2): 315–340.
Published: 01 July 2015
.... Khoekhoe groups had political order, of course, but the Dutch struggled to see it. The VOC religious officer Seyger van Rechteren (1646, 23), who visited Table Bay in 1629, expressed in his published journal: “One can also not perceive that there are any Laws, Policies, Religions, or Ordinances among...
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Genre (1 March 2003) 36 (1-2): 47–79.
Published: 01 March 2003
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Genre (1 March 2004) 37 (1): 85–108.
Published: 01 March 2004
... Adams . Mythology: The Voyage of the Hero . New York : Oxford UP , 1998 . Lees Gene . Cats of Any Color: Jazz Black and White . New York : Oxford UP , 1995 . Leonard Neil . Jazz: Myth and Religion . New York : Oxford UP , 1987 . Mandel Howard . Future Jazz...