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Qui Parle (2011) 20 (1): 79–92.
Published: 01 June 2011
...Lionel Ruffel Copyright © 2011 Qui Parle 2011 Do Books Have a Place in a Shanghai World? lionel ruffel Translated by Simon Porzak For those who haven’t yet noticed, there’s a tune everyone’s whis- tling nowadays, and it’s the tune of rankings and evaluations. We’re...
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Qui Parle (2016) 25 (1-2): 95–136.
Published: 01 December 2016
..., Douglass describes how, upon the death of a master, the enslaved were divided and appraised: We were all ranked together at the valuation. Men and women, old and young, married and single, were ranked with horses, sheep, and swine. There were horses and men, cattle and women...
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Qui Parle (2011) 20 (1): 3–32.
Published: 01 June 2011
... as “to be in debt forever” is in some sense “to refuse to be in debt at all.” In the section’s closing essay, Lionel Ruffel examines the insti- tution of international rankings, which are the very lifeblood of Biesta’s notion of the global university. More commonly known as the Shanghai rankings...
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Qui Parle (2011) 20 (1): 233–239.
Published: 01 June 2011
..., the administration de- molished gates to the main Río Piedras campus and hired a private fi rm, Capitol Security, for $1.5 million instead of using its own unionized campus security guards. A former high-ranking police and fi re department offi cial now at the fi rm hired youth through...
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Qui Parle (2011) 20 (1): 49–55.
Published: 01 June 2011
...- representation of completion and job placement rates. Because mil- lions of former students are now “under water” with debt from on- line courses of study they never completed and/or whose benefi t they never reaped. Indebted alumni of online education are thus joining the ranks...
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Qui Parle (2001) 13 (1): 137–156.
Published: 01 June 2001
... for cabriolets to Paris was a young aristocrat accustomed to making no distinction in rank between horses and the common folk. Busying himself mornings with his hunt- ing dogs and evenings with the virtuous woman he is ruining, always politely bored, he...
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Qui Parle (2018) 27 (2): 433–455.
Published: 01 December 2018
... qualify. Indeed, they would rank high: sheep dogs and guard dogs and seeing-eye dogs and companion dogs and dogs who keep us from being lonely. Of course, there is a cynical version of such friendships, friendships we maintain disingenuously only for our advantage. They wouldn’t count—dog or human...
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Qui Parle (2004) 15 (1): 1–10.
Published: 01 June 2004
... of names of the rank of Tolstoy, Melville, Flaubert, Hofmannsthal, and many more).3 And it is such writers (of fiction), with their tragic sense of the irremediableness of suf- fering — for to have a body is to suffer— who constitute a rebuke to Hegel, make indigestible his...
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Qui Parle (2000) 12 (1): 55–76.
Published: 01 June 2000
... for Blumenberg, Ernst Cassirer probably ranks as second in importance. Cassirer developed in his works a conception of man as the animal symbolicum, grounding all of his various cultural productions in- cluding language, myth, religion, art, and scientific activity in a more generalized notion...
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Qui Parle (2003) 13 (2): 53–62.
Published: 01 December 2003
... herself, who chose ultimately not to accept a belabored invitation to join the ranks. As a result of this clash (not to mention the occasionally rancorous nature of the board's movement toward consensus regarding the articles that fol- low), the journal now finds itself at a crucial juncture...
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Qui Parle (2017) 26 (1): 219–229.
Published: 01 June 2017
... mirrors the global model with which they have increasingly come to interpret their social lives.” 1 “Transnational religions” can therefore be found in “cultures that make a radical and ranked distinction between the transcendental and mundane.” 2 For Beliso–De Jesús, the problem...
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Qui Parle (2000) 12 (1): 17–54.
Published: 01 June 2000
... its own kind. Expressed as a general rule: What is derives solely from what was.29 Techne is ranked very low in the organiza- tion of this cosmic process: The produced does not perpetuate it- self. Only indirectly — precisely through the unavoidable depen- dence...
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Qui Parle (2011) 20 (1): 207–218.
Published: 01 June 2011
... of compromise on quality at Kalamandalam when it came to the appointment of teachers and selection of students. The trainers and the trainees were fi ltered by the best available experts in kathakali and mohiniyattam. The top-ranking artists in acting, dancing, and music found shelter at Kalamandalam...
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Qui Parle (2013) 21 (2): 127–138.
Published: 01 December 2013
... us in the shoes and in the skin of others. But commitment does not belong to writers or to artists as such, and still less does it belong to them more than to men of other ranks. The elementary duties one has to others concern every man; to be loy- al, helpful, sincere...
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Qui Parle (2018) 27 (2): 291–320.
Published: 01 December 2018
..., privilege, rank, or title) as the heir of the former possessor (usually an ancestor), at his decease; to get, or come into possession of, by legal descent or succession.” 16 You may have heard or : “To take or receive . . . to get, or come into possession of.” The transitive (transferential...
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Qui Parle (2009) 18 (1): 75–88.
Published: 01 June 2009
... else, which then concerns us just as little as what went before. Many people to- day take the view that they are doing great honor to something by fi nding it interesting. The truth is that such an opinion has already relegated the interesting thing to the ranks of what...
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Qui Parle (2011) 20 (1): 95–107.
Published: 01 June 2011
... by a high-ranking administrator at the University of Illinois in the late 1990s. I was simply troping on it at the time. But then, more recently—indeed, just as I was writing this essay in the spring semester of 2011—an invitation appeared in my e- mail, courtesy of the Penn State Alumni Association...
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Qui Parle (2015) 23 (2): 215–227.
Published: 01 December 2015
... liter- ary, fi lmic, and intellectual history. As is well known, the archive is a recurring concern in German thought. While the formulation of state archives originally represented a means to construct a na- tional German story for German historicists such as Leopold von Ranke, Negt and Kluge...
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Qui Parle (2018) 27 (2): 475–510.
Published: 01 December 2018
... of the broader tradition of Western feminism has pivoted on the inherent belief that “the entire world is equally available to be occupied or represented or identified.” 45 The ever-growing numbers of non-Western women joining the ranks of the PPWA not only signaled this Western feminist impulse to “represent...
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Qui Parle (2007) 16 (2): 5–38.
Published: 01 December 2007
... invoke it, came to occupy the first rank in the "arena of social problems";9 who are the agents that have worked to make it recognized as such and with, what aims; what rhetorical stratagems and strategies they have deployed FRENCH WORKING-CLASS BANLIEUES AND BLACK...