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Qui Parle (2013) 21 (2): 127–138.
Published: 01 December 2013
... that the great book of nature was written in triangles, circles, and other geometric fi gures. But these triangles and circles do not prevent Galileo from be- ing not only a great scientist but also a great sober, yet poetic, writer whose immortal pages touch the sky no less than...
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Qui Parle (2011) 20 (1): 137–151.
Published: 01 June 2011
... families, they are free to treat education as an intrinsic rather than an instrumental good. This construal of the intellectual and aesthetic life has exercised a great appeal to many of those who make their lives, and their livings, as scholars, writers, and teachers. Somewhat...
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Qui Parle (2018) 27 (2): 433–455.
Published: 01 December 2018
... endless number of things with our dogs. We hang with them in our houses, in pubs, on the streets, in parks, on beds and couches, in fields and on walks; they guard houses and animals; they hunt with us in a great variety of ways; they carry loads; they lead the blind and keep beggars company...
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Qui Parle (2001) 13 (1): 171–176.
Published: 01 June 2001
... a series of juxtapositions; in- deed, Edwards goes to great lengths to argue for a continuity through which Lewis creates a coherent vision. In this, the study is almost too insistent on seamlessness: in his introduction, Edwards assures us that Modernism...
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Qui Parle (2013) 22 (1): 223–234.
Published: 01 June 2013
..., that is, the noble and the common, great and small: tragedy for nobles, comedy for people of more meager means. The principle of decorum. The poet must give his characters (whether kings or gods or shepherds) the discourse and affecta- tion suitable to their nature...
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Qui Parle (2004) 15 (1): 85–96.
Published: 01 June 2004
...- trast to the great Scholastics, modern philosophy positioned the state directly against the individual. Although Machiavelli present- ed the social struggles in Florence with admirable vividness, in his theoretical remarks it seems that the republican order or the monarch only bears upon a crowd...
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Qui Parle (2019) 28 (2): 419–420.
Published: 01 December 2019
..., Sacrifice Zones, and Extinction . Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press , 2019 . Flusser Vilém . Language and Reality , translated by Novaes Rodrigo Maltez . Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press , 2018 . Ghosh Amitav . The Great Derangement: Climate Change...
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Qui Parle (2004) 15 (1): 169–174.
Published: 01 June 2004
... kernel, while discarding the husk. According to DeNora, Adorno made two great contributions to music sociology. First, Adorno articulated not only how social practices shape music, but how musical procedures (the specific ways in which music handles its materials...
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Qui Parle (2011) 19 (2): 253–257.
Published: 01 December 2011
..., prowling, growling, gnawing, lumbering, trotting animals of the good and treacherous earth. Not much is known about the life of Hieronymus Bosch and yet there is no doubt she took pleasure in the great variety...
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Qui Parle (2012) 20 (2): 199–223.
Published: 01 December 2012
... called “On Redemp- tion,” Nietzsche offers us a vision of a prophet who, coming upon a group of affl icted people, is asked, like Jesus, to heal them: When Zarathustra crossed over the great bridge one day the cripples and beggars surrounded him and a hunchback spoke to him thus...
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Qui Parle (2004) 15 (1): 1–10.
Published: 01 June 2004
..., for supreme error. With this word we have arrived at the great concluding passage from chapter 6 of volume 2 of The World as Will and Represen- tation, entitled "On the Doctrine of Abstract Knowledge, or Know- ledge of Reason." (Here and throughout I shall let Schopenhauer do a great deal of my...
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Qui Parle (2014) 23 (1): 213–238.
Published: 01 June 2014
... not prevent him (or Guattari, for that matter) from privileging Artaud or Beckett, Mi- chaux or Kafka, or from multiplying arbitrary lists: Kleist but not Goethe, Artaud instead of Carroll. This is the paradox of the mi- nor: to proclaim that great style entails the minorization of the norm...
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Qui Parle (2005) 15 (2): 171–195.
Published: 01 December 2005
... '(OR, 14-17).22 To delineate the contours of this new practice, Arendt turned back to the great eighteenth-century revolutions associated with the paradigmatic democratic nation-states, France and the United States. Of course, at first glance Arendt's focus...
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Qui Parle (2004) 15 (1): 115–145.
Published: 01 June 2004
... up nearly word for word by F. R. Leavis in his later critique of Santayana. That is, F. R. Leavis turns the specific terms of Q. D.'s valuation against Santayana. (The reasons behind F. R.'s revision are not hard to find. They stem in great part from F. R.'s wounded pride due to Santayana's...
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Qui Parle (2003) 13 (2): 1–18.
Published: 01 December 2003
..., but the nails themselves formed out of his flesh and still retain- ing the blackness of iron, and his right side red with blood. These signs of his martyrdom, so far from filling the minds of those who looked on them with revulsion, lent his body great beauty...
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Qui Parle (2017) 26 (1): 171–194.
Published: 01 June 2017
.... Let your ego go . . . let things happen to you,” preached the leader, Charles Dederich. “The game,” one survivor reported, “took on each Unbroken’s dirty rotten story with great brutality. The broken joined the attack. Some began to hallucinate.” Embraced by celebrities and widely accepted within...
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Qui Parle (2008) 17 (1): 199–221.
Published: 01 June 2008
... psychiatrists and insane asylums in the same camp as the Spanish Inquisition. Dubuffet declared: “Madness lightens the man, gives him wings, and promotes clairvoyance.”2 “Insanity is the great art.”3 It is the artistic impotence of so-called normal people that is unhealthy, that is the index...
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Qui Parle (2012) 20 (2): 249–278.
Published: 01 December 2012
... century”? His concern seems to revolve around a prob- lem of local governance with the potential for global reverbera- tions: what he perceives as a creeping populism at home, embodied in the expansion of political rights to various sectors of the non- elite classes granted in the two great Reform...
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Qui Parle (2012) 20 (2): 225–248.
Published: 01 December 2012
...Donna Jones Copyright © 2012 Qui Parle 2012 The Career of Living Things Is Continuous Refl ections on Bergson, Iqbal, and Scalia donna jones It is the forgotten war, but still the watershed event of moderni- ty. The Great War was a catastrophic shock to world civilization...
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Qui Parle (2020) 29 (1): 65–94.
Published: 01 June 2020
... . Barthes Roland . S/Z . Paris : Seuil , 1970 . Best Stephen , and Marcus Sharon . “ Surface Reading: An Introduction .” Representations , no. 108 ( 2009 ): 1 – 21 . Birmingham Kevin . “ The Great Shame of Our Profession .” Chronicle of Higher Education , February 12...