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New German Critique (1 November 2008) 35 (3 (105)): 7–33.
Published: 01 November 2008
...György Geréby The analysis discusses the earliest phase of the debate on political theology between Carl Schmitt (1888-1985) and his former friend, the church historian and theologian Erik Peterson (1890-1960). In the 1930s Peterson challenged Schmitt's central tenet, the possibility of an...
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New German Critique (1 August 2018) 45 (2 (134)): 155–178.
Published: 01 August 2018
... politicization during the 1960s could be viewed as the organization’s resolution of the question vexing it since its creation: that of PEN’s relationship to politics or, to return to Elstob’s phrase, whether to intervene between eggs and steam hammers. Initially PEN had tried to distance itself and its members...
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New German Critique (1 November 2018) 45 (3 (135)): 73–95.
Published: 01 November 2018
... “truth content” of artworks. This theoretical move is meant to shed new light on how Adorno sees the relationship between art and politics. The inclusion of Adorno in the tradition of the beautiful and his portrayal as a forerunner of Jean-François Lyotard’s aesthetics of the sublime are flawed. In other...
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New German Critique (1 November 2018) 45 (3 (135)): 97–128.
Published: 01 November 2018
... work provoked by Zemach’s translation, the article examines the question of the implied ties between translation and reconciliation and the particular political, moral, and religious challenges raised by putting Heidegger’s philosophy into Hebrew, the holy language. Copyright © 2018 by New German...
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New German Critique (1 August 2019) 46 (2 (137)): 197–220.
Published: 01 August 2019
... motivating ordinary people to become mass murderers. Instead, political conformity—namely, self-adjustment to the ruling political order simply because it is the ruling order—becomes Arendt’s main explanation for the participation of “ordinary people” in the Nazi mass murder. This shift in Arendt’s...
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New German Critique (1 August 2008) 35 (2 (104)): 207–227.
Published: 01 August 2008
... weapon in the service of modern politics. Cassirer's concept of myth was inspired by the German theologian Rudolf Otto and his use of phenomenological description of the transcendent experience of the holy. © 2008 by New German Critique, Inc. 2008 The Holy as an Epistemic Category and a Political...
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New German Critique (1 November 2008) 35 (3 (105)): 143–164.
Published: 01 November 2008
...Benjamin Lazier This essay traces the origins of the contemporary interest in “political theology” and focuses on the work of Leo Strauss, Gershom Scholem, and Jacob Taubes in particular. They offer three competing instrumentalizations of the concept; they alert us to a dimension of the problem...
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New German Critique (1 November 2009) 36 (3 (108)): 133–160.
Published: 01 November 2009
...David Hughes Over the years, one question has irked critics of Daniel Richter's work more than any other: are his paintings political? For a German artist who began his professional career producing abstract-expressive pictures in 1995, it seemed particularly hard to maintain a left-wing stance...
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New German Critique (1 August 2010) 37 (2 (110)): 107–124.
Published: 01 August 2010
... early on: “With the coming of the first serial compositions, the least glimmer of any political spark was finally extin- guished in the minds of their creators. It is true that the tendency toward de- politicization had started early on, in Darmstadt, as elsewhere in Germany; but there are time...
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New German Critique (1 November 2010) 37 (3 (111)): 149–171.
Published: 01 November 2010
.... 2010 Cutting to the Chase: Carl Schmitt and Hans Blumenberg on Political Theology and Secularization Pini Ifergan The term political theology conceptualizes an attempt to rediscover and expose the theological dimension entwined within...
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New German Critique (1 November 2010) 37 (3 (111)): 173–198.
Published: 01 November 2010
...Adi Armon During the Weimar years Leo Strauss was intellectually and spiritually close to streams of thought that were averse to liberalism, enlightenment, and democracy. Specifically, he was mostly influenced by Friedrich Nietzsche, Martin Heidegger, and Carl Schmitt. The political philosophy of...
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New German Critique (1 February 2012) 39 (1 (115)): 139–167.
Published: 01 February 2012
...William Little This article examines the ethical and political process of taking leave of violent neo-Nazi groups from the viewpoint of the relationship to the self and the strategies of self-transformation that are deployed. The autobiographical accounts of Ingo Hasselbach, a former East German...
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New German Critique (1 November 2012) 39 (3 (117)): 47–59.
Published: 01 November 2012
... New German Critique, Inc. 2012 Thilo Sarrazin and the Politics of Race in the Twenty-First Century Sander L. Gilman The ongoing debates about the relationship of older and contemporary uses of race in the age of modern genetics have seemingly...
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New German Critique (1 November 2012) 39 (3 (117)): 207–230.
Published: 01 November 2012
..., bearing the traces of multiple historical rewritings. Exploring the analytic potential of the palimpsest figure in the cultural history of the German dictatorships, Philpotts sets out to uncover two key moments of cultural-political appropriation: at the time of the Ministry's original design and...
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New German Critique (1 February 2013) 40 (1 (118)): 43–64.
Published: 01 February 2013
... understanding Schoenberg's approach to music itself. But it was more than a purely aesthetic issue. Each of these intellectuals claims that the Bilderverbot was central to the contemporary political struggles. In Adorno's mind, not only had the Nazis violated the ban against graven images, but Hollywood's...
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New German Critique (1 August 2013) 40 (2 (119)): 53–75.
Published: 01 August 2013
..., before it is socially divided and politically organized. No wonder such a theory emerged in a historical situation like the Weimar period, when social divisions were contested and political institutions weak or defunct. © 2013 by New German Critique, Inc. 2013 After Individuality: Freud’s Mass...
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New German Critique (1 November 2013) 40 (3 (120)): 137–170.
Published: 01 November 2013
... ideology. © 2013 by New German Critique, Inc. 2013 The Politics of Longevity: Hans-Jürgen Syberberg’s Essayism and the Art of Outliving Oneself Adrian Daub If my descendants have other tastes, I shall have ample...
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New German Critique (1 February 2015) 42 (1 (124)): 45–66.
Published: 01 February 2015
... to eliminate or at least deny human finitude Heidegger seeks to overcome by advancing a political agenda of embracing struggle, death, and openness. Nazism from this perspective has a potential greatness that Heidegger seeks to realize in the properly Heideggerian state, the true philosophical state...
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New German Critique (1 November 2015) 42 (3 (126)): 145–168.
Published: 01 November 2015
...Jens Hacke The work of the political economist Moritz Julius Bonn (1873–1965), one of the prolific intellectuals of his time, but today undeservingly forgotten, covers the main issues of political liberalism from the Kaiserreich to the Bundesrepublik. An early critic of imperialism and colonial...
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New German Critique (1 August 2009) 36 (2 (107)): 5–51.
Published: 01 August 2009
... Tsui also provided valuable insights and reflections. A “Political Struwwelpeter”? John Heartfi eld’s Early Film Animation and the Crisis of Photographic Representation Andrés Mario Zervigón On April 13, 1918, Berlin’s Tägliche...