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Radical History Review (1 May 2018) 2018 (131): 189–198.
Published: 01 May 2018
... data, mainstream media, and recent activist projects like Letters for Black Lives, this essay critiques the notion of “empathy” as a foundation for meaningful multiracial alliance. Solidarity based on notions of shared suffering can create a false equivalence between different experiences of racialized...
Radical History Review (1 January 2016) 2016 (124): 217–225.
Published: 01 January 2016
... Historians' Organization, Inc. 2016 empathy Chilean memory sites memorialization TEACHING RADICAL HISTORY Teaching the Politics of Encounter Empathic Unsettlement and the Outsider within Spaces of Memory in Chile Katherine Hite For the past several years, I have sought to infuse...
Radical History Review (1 October 2007) 2007 (99): 260–266.
Published: 01 October 2007
... accordingly to one’s understanding of faith” (65). The decision to engage in moments of activism resulted in outward expressions of gratitude, empathy, and “righteous discontent,” a term borrowed from the historian Evelyn Brooks Higginbotham’s study of black Baptist women’s religious activism at the...
Radical History Review (1 January 1993) 1993 (55): 113–132.
Published: 01 January 1993
... humane of disciplines, and in ways the most humbling. For one cannot ignore those historians of the future who will look back on us in the same way.’ In this brief declaration we have a good introduction to Huggins, to his love of what he did, to his desire always to do it with empathy...
Radical History Review (1 October 2009) 2009 (105): 185–187.
Published: 01 October 2009
... include a monograph on the contentious confluences of nationalism, internationalism, and trans- nationalism in India, Iran, and Ireland (1905 – 21) in the framework of global networks of “anti-imperialist” nationalist solidarities, and a monograph on empathy and cross-cultural/ cross-racial...
Radical History Review (1 May 1994) 1994 (59): 136–141.
Published: 01 May 1994
... also an art, because empathy and even faith are tools for the historian. Debate is the end of history, not only the means. Our approach to the history of other civilizations must be pluralistic but not rela- tivistic. We do not judge one civilization by the standards of another, but ask what...
Radical History Review (1 May 1996) 1996 (65): 103–107.
Published: 01 May 1996
... a faltering labor movement. Yet despite their empathy with working people and their aver- sion to doctrine, both men were drawn to a formulaic interpretation of Teoli’s ”real” story, the ”lost” story. Their account made her a fig- ure who mattered in a grander vision of historians’ power...
Radical History Review (1 October 1978) 1978 (18): 131–135.
Published: 01 October 1978
... few historians have done so. It is simply a difficult chore to do well. The Best of Families, falling shy of these standards, takes refuge in the dubious distinction of its "accuracy." But at times it comes close, blending empathy, anecdote and scholarship. One hopes that, with all its...
Radical History Review (1 January 1992) 1992 (52): 132–136.
Published: 01 January 1992
... nationality or geography. Rather it is a matter of the situated nature of all knowledge as partial, perspectival, and inter- ested. It is a matter of recognizing empathy tempered by analysis as a way of knowing. It assumes that in matters of scholarship and social struggle alike we know more...
Radical History Review (1 May 1990) 1990 (46-47): 420–424.
Published: 01 May 1990
... that makes theory it central con- tribution. Indeed, both essays that make up the theoretical first part of the book-the first collectively written by Muller, K. and R. Tomaselli, the second by K. Tomaselli-are sketchy and vague. Although most historical materialists will feel empathy with...
Radical History Review (1 May 2006) 2006 (95): 283–286.
Published: 01 May 2006
... Fletcher) on the First Universal Races Congress in London in 1911; uses of empathy in cross-cultural/ cross-racial encounters and epistemology; and a monograph on confluences of national- ism, internationalism, and transnationalism in India, Iran, and Ireland from 1905 to 1919. David Bond is a...
Radical History Review (1 January 1985) 1985 (32): 97–101.
Published: 01 January 1985
... enthusiasm or empathy. He devotes little attention to the ”radical subcultures” that developed among strong Party constituencies such as work- ing-class Jews and midwestern Finns. What fascinates Klehr is the Party’s top leaders and their relations with both Soviet officials and influential...
Radical History Review (1 January 1993) 1993 (55): 89–110.
Published: 01 January 1993
... his way to help fugitive slaves in the North, and among abolitionists had a reputation for his “strong sympathy with slaves.” Even Webster, who told Kentuckians she wished the slaves were back in Africa, pledged to go there to teach them,17 So strong was their empathy that when they came...
Radical History Review (1 October 2008) 2008 (102): 171–184.
Published: 01 October 2008
.... Autobiography is the main form of historical text in Gruwell’s class. Through the Holocaust, students learn empathy and the importance of recording their own stories. Students’ diaries generate emotionally charged scenes that elicit sympathy from their teacher.14 Eva Benitez (April Lee Hernandez) speaks...
Radical History Review (1 October 2016) 2016 (126): 159–170.
Published: 01 October 2016
... comparing claims with publicly available evidence about real and purported legal remedy, experts provide a hypo- thetical basis for advancing a claim. Third, as a tightly regulated formula for affecting empathy, asylum claiming demands engagement with a register of strategies. The omission of...
Radical History Review (1 May 1997) 1997 (68): 180–187.
Published: 01 May 1997
... stories to propel any standard 1960s lecture far beyond the campus. However, the author's assessment concerning the magnitude of military radical- ism reflects more optimism than the book can support, a conviction often produced by empathy with the decade's many just struggles. For Moser, the...
Radical History Review (1 January 1999) 1999 (73): 196–203.
Published: 01 January 1999
... dialogue and centerpiece democratic debate’’ (68). Doss’s populist sensibilities allow her great empathy for local oppo- nents of art installations, who remain objects of contempt in many elite art circles. In the very best chapter of her book, she defends the dirt bikers and other working-class...
Radical History Review (1 January 1997) 1997 (67): 199–205.
Published: 01 January 1997
... is combative, vaguely bordering on sar- castic, filled with a barrister’s moral indignation against transgres- sions of the people’s justice. Roth’s tone is measured, tinged with an ounce of empathy for the twilight of a crumbling aristocracy. Samuel, excavating layer upon layer of gardens...
Radical History Review (1 October 2007) 2007 (99): 242–251.
Published: 01 October 2007
... between empathy and analytical distance? The challenge, as Clifford Geertz once wrote, is to be able “to produce an interpretation of the way a people lives which is neither imprisoned within their mental horizons, an ethnography of witchcraft as written by a witch, nor systematically deaf to the...
Radical History Review (1 September 2011) 2011 (111): 167–174.
Published: 01 September 2011
... they try to express their feelings about the attack on New York. Perhaps we should, after all, feel some empathy for these people. When contemplating 9/11, it is hard to know what to say. Perhaps “Did you see that?” is the best most of us can do. 174 Radical History Review Notes 1...