Category: Philosophy

Fear Of A Queer Planet: Queer Politics and Social Theory

Michael Warner

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Wodehouse was known as “Plum” within his family and lived his first two years in Hong Kong. Sources are cited throughout the text and a substantial bibliography of primary and secondary resources are included. But my mind kept going around, and so I called him back and I said, What if I did a longer piece? What I do not assume is that the non-fiction work of women is asymmetrically inclined toward “non-serious” subjects, compared to that of men, regardless of genre. He investigates these high achievers by looking closely at their culture, family, generation, and the individual experiences of their upbringing.
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Women and Moral Identity

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Of course there are many that should be brought into greater prominence. By Anne Boyd Rioux posted at 6:00 am on October 1, 2014 37 When the National Book Awards Longlist for Nonfiction was released this week with only one woman author out of 10 nominees (and only one person of color), I thought, wow, the jury (two of whom are women) must have completely missed the increasingly vociferous discussions over the past few years about the lack of gender equity in the literary world.
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Judith Butler: Sexual Politics, Social Change and the Power

Gill Jagger

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Simultaneous submissions accepted if identified as such. The contest of wills between these two titanic characters unfolds against the turbulent backdrop of a faraway war and terrors conjured at home by Joseph McCarthy. It had open stacks, and they still had everything they had ever acquired, since the late eighteenth century. In the hotel in Miami Beach I stayed for three days until the manager realized why I was there and asked me to leave, which I was only too glad to do.
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The Feminist Philosophy Collection

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HOW MUSIC GOT FREE: The End of an Industry, the Turn of the Century, and the Patient Zero of Piracy by Stephen Witt (Viking) If you’re wondering where all the Tower Records stores went, or why your kids listen to music on YouTube, or what motivated J. Fellows are provided with a private apartment, a stipend, prepared vegetarian dinners, stocked kitchen, and access to 100 acres of hiking trails. Readers with either a particular interest in this time period or literature will find much to satisfy them, as long as they understand this is a scholarly work.
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Tough Notes: A Healing Call for Creating Exceptional Black

Haki R Madhubuti

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Influential thinkers included John Stuart Mill, the great liberal scholar and philosopher; Thomas Henry Huxley, a scientist and popularizer of Darwinian theory; and John Henry, Cardinal Newman, who wrote earnestly of religion, philosophy, and education. Published: August 8, 2014 I write this to you because I wonder if we can ever overcome what we are: prototypical comfortable liberals with radical pretensions. tablets click into sickly amber plastic like the urine they render so urgent in reverse. click (drop), click (drop), streams of static swishing sound heard on the off-air channels of anything analog.
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Historical Dictionary of Feminism

Janet K. Boles

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Inner circle participants may choose to move to a different question if the group agrees, or the facilitator may pose follow-up questions. 6. I acknowledge that I have read and agree to Penguin Random House’s Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. Because of the dangers of premature generalization, Bacon is careful about speculations and rigorously rejects any dogmatic defense of them and the tendency to declare them infallible. …the philosophy that we now possess clutches to its breast certain tenets with which (if we look into it carefully) they want wholly to conceive men that nothing difficult, nothing with real power and influence over nature, should be expected from art or human effort; […] These things, if we examine them minutely, tend wholly towards a wicked circumscription of human power and an intentional and unnatural despair which not only confounds the presages of hope but breaks every nerve and spur of industry, and throws away the chances afforded by experience itself—while all they care about is that their art be considered perfect, expending their effort to achieve the most foolish and bankrupt glory of having it believed that whatever has not been found out or understood so far cannot be found out or understood in the future. (OFB XI, 141) Bacon sees nature as an extremely subtle complexity, which affords all the energy of the natural philosopher to disclose her secrets.
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Beyond the Binary: Thinking about Sex and Gender

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Contemporary scholars have praised his inauguration of the theory of induction. Not only do alliterative words portray sounds and engage a person’s auditory senses, but they can also be used to emphasize groups or words and to provide moods and connotations to provide greater insight into an author’s words. Think essays are just something boring you write for class? I literally saw results after the first day. Once you select an editor you receive a personalized, one-on-one experience focused on the success of your work.
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Feminist Theory and the Philosophies of Man

Andrea Nye

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The heated conversation about this reveals a fundamental public valuation of true stories: They matter. My thoughts were that shoots the Californian with it is not sufficient. This piece was written about a match where you go stroke by stroke, and through all the interviewing the guys were looking at the film—and I was dead if that didn’t happen. Although Ayn Rand defined a full philosophic system, which she called Objectivism, she never wrote a comprehensive, nonfiction presentation of it.
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Volcanoes and Pearl Divers: Lesbian Feminist Studies

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Why does a quantity of one commodity exchange for a given quantity of another commodity? For example, behavioral and social studies can help to explain the response to clinical intervention, or to the factors that access older persons' to participation in health care services. Part of what’s the problem in writing about this type of nonfiction is that reviewers realize that what they have on their hands is a real live, unsurrogated (Gornick’s term) narrator, one they get to play ad hominem don’t-pile-on-the-rabbit games on all day long.
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Moral Textures: Feminist Narratives in the Public Sphere

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After reading it, students could make a promise to improve the earth At the end of the book, it shows each sign and what each means This book would be very good for young students. Dressed in a fox fur, hat, and gloves, the 59-year-old founder of the Whitney Museum, accompanied by her lawyer Frank Crocker, silently headed up the 32 steps leading to the Corinthian-columned Supreme Court of the State of New York. The below recipe, if you will, applies to just about every kind of nonfiction, from history to self-help to narrative nonfiction.
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