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the minnesota review (1 November 2016) 2016 (87): 17.
Published: 01 November 2016
...Diane DeCillis © 2016 Diane DeCillis 2016 Diane DeCillis The Philosophical Nature of Peeps Nested, attached, fused in symbiotic harmony —​gooey quintets of flat- bottomed puffs —​         there are no singular Peeps, no loners —​always packaged in flocked...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2016) 2016 (87): 43.
Published: 01 November 2016
...Dan Morris © 2016 Dan Morris 2016 Dan Morris A Lesson from Nature In the woods, up the hill, behind my house, at age six, I found a hole in the ground, quarter size, emitting and receiving yellow jackets. They flowed like an open faucet, all about the day’s...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2016) 2016 (87): 76–109.
Published: 01 November 2016
... directions in modern art and continental aesthetics. I argue that Nietzsche's anticathartic reading can be explained in terms of his critique of natural causation. Though this critique is often considered part of Nietzsche's naturalism, it contributes to the post-Kantian eclipse of nature and offers a...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2013) 2013 (81): 147–158.
Published: 01 November 2013
...” also contribute. Long interested in environmental studies, Bennett has written on the Hegelian dialectic of faith and enlightenment in order to examine the relationship between nature and the state. In a related project, she defines a modern political enchantment in terms of an animate materialism that...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2017) 2017 (88): 83–95.
Published: 01 May 2017
..., these laws and movements call into question the very dichotomies of nature/culture and body/spirit. © 2017 Virginia Tech 2017 mattering wondering contingent encounters affect blind feeling sensation Works Cited Alaimo Stacy Hekman Susan , eds. 2008 . Material Feminisms...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2015) 2015 (84): 69–82.
Published: 01 May 2015
... different from perceptions in the United States. International frames of the US response to this natural disaster not only highlight different underlying sources for the tragedy but also shift attention away from material conditions to subjective perceptions that produce trauma, and they chart the part...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2014) 2014 (83): 133–142.
Published: 01 November 2014
... Anthropocene. Smoothly scaled concepts of the human install a nature/culture opposition that mystifies the causes of climate change, centering them in the figure of “the species.” A scale-critical narrative of the Anthropocene points to terraforming assemblages of humans, nonhuman species, and technical...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2016) 2016 (86): 61–80.
Published: 01 May 2016
... critique, the film executes its social crisis through the logic of vampiric speciology, immunizing the present against the threat of radical transformation and restoring a “natural” social order. However, the biopolitical writings of Roberto Esposito offer us a way to discern the ineradicable utopian...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2015) 2015 (85): 80–106.
Published: 01 November 2015
... due to the ethically bankrupt nature of the competition itself. In the context of unethical admissions policies at top universities, widespread grade inflation, the slanted politics of recommendation letters, and search committees whom deny (and/or are unconscious of) the biases that dominate...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2014) 2014 (83): 153–162.
Published: 01 November 2014
... planet and driven itself to the brink of extinction. The answer that Atwood offers is bound up with the question of sexual difference. This novel suggests that rewriting “the human” at the end of the Anthropocene will require destabilizing man kind’s dominion not just over the natural world it inhabits...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2011) 2011 (77): 111–130.
Published: 01 November 2011
... Christianity. While Engels argued for the latter, Luxemburg and Kautsky argued for the former. Some of the basic assumptions of these arguments persist in biblical scholarship: the appeal of Christianity to the lower classes, the ground-shaking nature of the movement, but also the betrayal involved in becoming...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2014) 2014 (83): 73–82.
Published: 01 November 2014
... Walter Benjamin’s notion of the “aura” of a work of art or cultural artifact, it offers an atmospheric conception of history attending to the ways in which humans, nonhumans, artifacts, and nature interpenetrate one another. Furthermore, it points to the ways in which the language of archives, curators...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2009) 2010 (73-74): 231–242.
Published: 01 November 2009
... . Cronon William . “ The Trouble with Wilderness; or, Getting Back to the Wrong Nature .” Uncommon Ground: Toward Reinventing Nature . Ed. Cronon William . New York : Norton , 1995 . Fudge Erica . Animal . London : Reaktion , 2002 . Haeg Fritz . Animal Estates . &lt...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2013) 2013 (81): 4.
Published: 01 November 2013
... helpful animals. But should legality be an issue, remember who wears the boots in a state of nature; then walk lightly to impress on them the realms of your beneficence— nature will appreciate that. Still, listen for rustlings in the bushes; you remain a bug to them...
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the minnesota review (1 May 2012) 2012 (78): 53–61.
Published: 01 May 2012
... about nature. The photo series Taxonomia investigates the archive of animal bodies pushed into jars, held in place by pins, wrapped up in minnesota review 78 (2012) DOI 10.1215/0026 5667-1550635  © 2012 Virginia Tech 53 54 he...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2006) 2006 (65-66): 193–202.
Published: 01 November 2006
... is another of those places in Wark where the predictable turns unpredictable. Where for the Rousseauvian tradition abstraction is a cultural product, restrained and social, for Wark it is "the nature of nature," a second nature of nature which allows for free production and creativity...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2009) 2010 (73-74): 205–218.
Published: 01 November 2009
... . Seattle : U of Washington P , 2006 . Jasny Michael . Sounding the Depths: Supertankers, Sonar and the Rise of Undersea Noise . New York : Natural Resources Defense Council , 1999 . Krause Bernard . Wild Soundscapes: Discovering the Voice of the Natural World . Berkeley...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2014) 2014 (83): 93–101.
Published: 01 November 2014
... : Penguin . Moore Jason . 2003 . “ Nature and the Transition from Feudalism to Capitalism .” Review: Fernand Braudel Center 26 ( 2 ): 97 – 172 . Nef J. U. 1966 . The Rise of the British Coal Industry . Vol. 1 . Hamden, CT : Archon . O’Connor James . 1997 . Natural...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2014) 2014 (83): 112–121.
Published: 01 November 2014
... . “ The Climate of History: Four Theses .” Critical Inquiry 35 ( 2 ): 197 – 222 . ———. 2010 . “ Brute Force .” Eurozine , October 7 . www.eurozine.com/articles/2010-10-07-chakrabarty-en.html . Crutzen Paul . 2002 . “ Geology of Mankind .” Nature 415 ( 23 ): 23...
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the minnesota review (1 November 2014) 2014 (83): 143–152.
Published: 01 November 2014
... . Barthes Roland . 1972 . Mythologies . Translated by Lavers Annette . New York : Hill and Wang . Buffon Comte de (George-Louis Leclerc) . (1778) 1785 . “ Facts and Arguments in Support of the Comte de Buffon’s Epochs of Nature .” In Natural History, General and Particular , vol...