Granville Hicks: The Intellectual in Mass Society (Critical

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Call numbers follow each title to indicate where you can find these items on our shelves. Let the reader only remember the case of Troy, Tiryns, Mycenae, and Orchomenos (in Greece); the excavations of the English explorer Evans in Crete have shown the historical character of King Minos and his labyrinth; Assyrian inscriptions have re-established the historical credit of King Midas of Phrygia; similarly, Menes of Thebes and Sargon of Agade have been shown to belong to history; in general, the more accurate have been the scientific investigations, the more clearly have they shown the reliability of even the most slender traditions.

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Sacrificing the Self: Perspectives on Martyrdom and Religion

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After you find an author or literary work, you will see where references to either occur in any of the Gale literature reference works, many of which we own at Middletown Thrall Library. It is not an introductory look at psychoanalysis because it does not concentrate on the theories behind psychoanalysis. This attitude has been accurately labelled 'connectionist'. Democracy and the Global Order, Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press. –––, 1993. The comic hero will get his triumph whether what he has done is sensible or silly, honest or rascally. [43] Thus Old Comedy, like the tragedy contemporary with it, is a blend of the heroic and the ironic.

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J.R.R. Tolkien: The Shores of Middle-Earth

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Rather, it is the whole of the link that unites sound and idea, signifier and signified. They not only gave false and colored impressions; they destroyed valuable elements of the suppositive documents and tampered with the dismantled remnant. Even so, the two approaches are distinct, and mythology is wider in its scope than psychology. Fidelma Ashe has approached the issue of male feminism by arguing that traditional feminist views of male experience and of "men doing feminism" have been monolithic.

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Shakespeare Reproduced

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Next follows the law-book, almost entirely embodied in our actual Book of Deuteronomy, discovered in the temple 621 B. The tales communicate Nordic-German mythology, serve as a mirror of ancient pagan values, and offer examples fit for children to comprehend the political measures of the party. Later the appeal to super­natural forces or God was replaced with the idea that natural laws existed in the economy and society, just as in the physical sciences, and that appropriate investigation and study would reveal the workings of these natural laws.

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Out of Time: The Pleasures and the Perils of Ageing

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The opponents of the neoliberal government will, in turn, oppose this 'globalisation'. Illusion is whatever is fixed or definable, and reality [169] is best understood as its negation: whatever reality is, it's not that. So peace to the ancient Teutonic forests! The walk round is itself evanescent: a few fleeting shots, the whole ring never seen. And why should not the childhood of human society, there, where it has the most beautiful development of all, possess for us an external charm, as a stage which never repeats it- self?

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Women and Revenge in Shakespeare: Gender, Genre, and Ethics

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Nuns in Tibetan lineages of Buddhism can never be more than 'novices' because there is no ordination process for them; and female Therevada Buddhists cannot become ordained either because the lineage required died out and has not been revived due to opposition from male-dominated Buddhist authorities 19. Karl Marx is often credited as the father of Marxist political theory. Despite the fact that these areas are of clear relevance to e-learning, this theory and associated methods appear little recognized in research in this field.

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Gideon's Spring: A Man and His Kibbutz

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Tragedy and tragic irony take us into a hell of narrowing circles and culminate in some such vision of the source of all evil in a personal form. Once a transnational and post-territorial polity rejects the assumption that it must be what Rawls calls “a single cooperative scheme in perpetuity,” a more fluid and negotiable order might emerge with plural authority structures along a number of different dimensions rather than a single location for public authority and power.

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Under the Sky of My Africa: Alexander Pushkin and Blackness

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If you only thought about that, then neoliberalism would be an ideology of the riot police, and that's not accurate. Most of the author’s patients had never experienced a satisfying love relationship. A continuously developing higher criticism was not to begin till the middle of the eighteenth century. It addressed its readers as potential viewers or non-viewers of the films in question (consequently this criticism needed to be provided at the start rather than end of a film’s release; not too early and not too late).

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Realisms in Contemporary Culture (Linguae & Litterae)

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If Adam Smith returned and saw the more extreme aspects of neoliberalism, he would probably find them bizarre. Which version of a source was used, in case there is more than one? Molino, Michael R., ed. "Postcolonial Theory and Irish Literature." If at least some of these categories used to shape the "address" fits or matches the recipient or addressee, then it is generally easy to accept it as "normal." What I am suggesting is that formal units are always a function of the interpretive model one brings to bear; they are not "in" the text, and I would make the same argument for intentions. 45 To claim that the author intended to say or do such and such is really a declaration regarding the interpreter, in Fish's theory.

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Approaches to Gravity's Rainbow

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These contradictions unwittingly create the thesis' direct opposite, or antithesis, bringing about a period of conflict between the two. Hermann Gunkel declared in 1901 that, for the modern historian, the book of Genesis is legend, not history. In other words, the purpose of myth is to provide a logical model capable of overcoming a contradiction. The New Critics had dismissed the larger context of literary criticism, and the moralists carried little weight. The Post-Colonial State and the 'Hybrid' Intellect: Carpentier, Ngugi, and Spivak.

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