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New German Critique (2016) 43 (2 (128)): 177–197.
Published: 01 August 2016
... of stability in continuity, and in this way to rehearse an outlook on the future that meets the demands of sustainability. Based on close readings of Goethe's writings, the article suggests that the need to come to terms with the uncertainty of a very distant future pits formalization and abstraction against...
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New German Critique (2012) 39 (3 (117)): 61–79.
Published: 01 November 2012
... invasion in June 1941, in central Asia. Grossmann focuses on their struggle for survival and the extensive relief efforts organized in Teheran by the Joint (American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee) and other Jewish groups from the United States, Palestine, and the British Empire. This work sustained...
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New German Critique (2017) 44 (2 (131)): 133–162.
Published: 01 August 2017
... no critical edge. Jürgen Habermas, for instance, promotes a sustained critique of current European mentalities that aims to unravel Europe's normative potential. In critical dialogue with Habermas's most recent ideas on this subject, the article argues that, to be meaningful, the European promise requires...
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New German Critique (2021) 48 (1 (142)): 125–152.
Published: 01 February 2021
...Sabine Hake Abstract In the social imaginaries that sustained Nazi ideology from the 1920s through the 1930s, Arbeitertum , translated here as “workerdom,” played a key role in integrating socialist positions into the discourse of the Volksgemeinschaft . Workerdom proved essential for translating...
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New German Critique (2021) 48 (1 (142)): 1–39.
Published: 01 February 2021
...Lydia Goehr Abstract This essay presents Theodor W. Adorno’s case pro and contra the regulation of the work-concept in a tradition that long sustained a great 1800 divide. The case is made through the provocation offered in Lydia Goehr’s Imaginary Museum of Musical Works that “Bach did not intend...
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New German Critique (2021) 48 (2 (143)): 125–146.
Published: 01 August 2021
... for his retreat into socially indifferent aestheticism. But his actual view was that art can remain art only if it is responsive to human suffering. For Adorno, it is only by virtue of its relative autonomy that art can address social suffering and sustain a critical posture toward the world. Copyright...
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New German Critique (2016) 43 (2 (128)): 21–31.
Published: 01 August 2016
.... Boulder, CO : Westview . Chakrabarty Dipesh . 2009 . “The Climate of History: Four Theses.” Critical Inquiry 35 , no. 2 : 197 – 222 . Chatty Dawn Colchester Marcus , eds. 2002 . Conservation and Mobile Indigenous Peoples: Displacement, Forced Settlement, and Sustainable...
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New German Critique (2023) 50 (3 (150)): 119–131.
Published: 01 November 2023
..., refuge, and decolonization for German reading publics. I will then reflect on prospects for thinking through race, migration, and refuge in a praxis-related literary scholarship before concluding with the urgency of sustainable forms of decolonization, for which decompartmentalization in our public...
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New German Critique (2019) 46 (1 (136)): 167–196.
Published: 01 February 2019
... Tower, and Berlin.” 28 I find in this statement not only regret for a technological milieu within which intellectual privacy—the titular “boredom”—is easier to find and sustain but also a technological analogue for the spiritual practice Kracauer endorses in “Those Who Wait.” The subject’s permanent...
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New German Critique (2023) 50 (2 (149)): 181–207.
Published: 01 August 2023
... Plessner’s and Sennett’s suggested modes of indirection then sketch out the ideal of an open public sphere that sustains difference and mutual protection, but also leaves room for expression. In this way, the distanced conduct in the public sphere satisfies the—according to Plessner—ambivalent nature...
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New German Critique (2007) 34 (2 (101)): 1–26.
Published: 01 August 2007
... to more recent events. Through a careful interlacing of narrative strands, Veiel’s film accomplishes what few other moments in film sinceGermany in Autumn and The German Sisters have: a sustained engagement with emotional memo- ries of contemporaries in the sense of Zeitzeugen—producers of time...
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New German Critique (2010) 37 (1 (109)): 75–98.
Published: 01 February 2010
... Nazi propaganda fi lm, Jud Süß (1940). Marco Abel 77 to go (and push collaborators) to extreme emotional and psychological limits, and the obsessive return to a more or less narrowly confi gured central subject matter: the (im)possibility of sustaining...
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New German Critique (2023) 50 (2 (149)): 153–180.
Published: 01 August 2023
... otherwise noted. andrefischer@wustl.edu Copyright © 2023 by New German Critique, Inc. 2023 myth political theology polytheism The theorem of political theology receives such sustained attention, at least in part, because it addresses the fascinating question concerning the basic...
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New German Critique (2013) 40 (3 (120)): 171–191.
Published: 01 November 2013
... gentrifi- cation and locally guided development. It may play with notions of a closed xenophobic community, but it pulls back. So it implies that interests aware of local conditions and oriented toward small-scale economies generate a com- munity with a high-quality and sustainable way of life...
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New German Critique (2007) 34 (2 (101)): 115–141.
Published: 01 August 2007
... or “communism,” “is testimony to the way men have forgotten life, denied the debt they owe to their mothers and their maternal gene- alogy, to the women who carry out the work of producing and sustaining life” (187). 34. See, e.g., Maria Mies, Patriarchy and Accumulation on a World Scale: Women...
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New German Critique (2021) 48 (1 (142)): 71–102.
Published: 01 February 2021
...-anthropological principle to sustain these two conflicting dimensions and thus sidestep the pitfalls of Adorno’s negative-dialectical anthropology? As Aesthetic Theory extends the account of art’s formation initiated in Dialectic of Enlightenment , it develops at its core a fully fledged yet antisystematic...
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New German Critique (2023) 50 (3 (150)): 25–35.
Published: 01 November 2023
... of counteraddress and countertranslation. If homolinguality preserves the borders between assumedly separate languages, heterolinguality thus calls the regimes that sustain those borders into question. 2 Contrary to homolinguality’s promise of ubiquitous communicability, Emine and her family are examples...
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New German Critique (2015) 42 (1 (124)): 45–66.
Published: 01 February 2015
... because it refuses to congeal into such a calci- fied discourse. This thinking is history itself, a happening: theory and practice become one. The essence of the university is this kind of thinking, and all involved in the university must affirm this essence by a sustained act of will. In doing so...
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New German Critique (2018) 45 (3 (135)): 155–174.
Published: 01 November 2018
..., and how does it drive and sustain the political will to eliminate it? Lukács offers the reader key words and images rather than fully articulated arguments; his conception of hatred requires a reconstruction. To begin with, hate is associated with annihilation rather than adjustment. While anger flares up...
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New German Critique (2017) 44 (1 (130)): 143–167.
Published: 01 February 2017
... vital signs identifies a sickly “Körper der Kunst” (body of art), a metaphor that invokes the equally unhealthy body politic (KZ, 900). Precisely because the body of art is a vital affair, this intuitive method can quickly come to the diag- nosis that art has been robbed of a life-sustaining...