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Beyond Violence: Religious Sources Of Social Transformation In Judaism, Christianity, And Islam

In an age of terrorism and other forms of violence committed in the name of religion, how can religion become a vehicle for peace, justice, and reconciliation? And in a world of bitter conflicts-many rooted in religious difference-how can communit......

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Musically Sublime: Indeterminacy, Infinity, Irresolvability - Kiene Brillenburg Wurth

Musically Sublime rewrites musically the history and philosophy of the sublime. Music enables us to reconsider the traditional course of sublime feeling on a track from pain to pleasure. Resisting the notion that there is a single format for subli......

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A Plausible God: Secular Reflections On Liberal Jewish Theology - Mitchell Silver

At least since the seventeenth century, the traditional God of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam has been under pressure to conform to the scientific worldview. Across the monotheistic traditions there has emerged a "liberal" conception of God comp......

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A Time For The Humanities: Futurity And The Limits Of Autonomy - , Tim Dean

This book brings together an international roster of renowned scholars from disciplines including philosophy, political theory, intellectual history, and literary studies to address the conceptual foundations of the humanities and the question of ......

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A Scholar's Tale: Intellectual Journey Of A Displaced Child Of Europe - Geoffrey Hartman

For more than fifty years, Geoffrey Hartman has been a pivotal figure in the humanities. In his first book, in 1954, he helped establish the study of Romanticism as key to the problems of modernity. Later, his writings were crucial to the explosiv......

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Circuitous Journeys: Modern Spiritual Autobiography - David J. Leigh

Circuitous Journeys: Modern Spiritual Autobiography provides a close reading and analysis of ten major life stories by twentieth-century leaders and thinkers from a variety of religious and cultural traditions: Mohandas Gandhi, Black Elk, Thomas M......

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Their Other Side: Six American Women And The Lure Of Italy - Helen Barolini

"Our lives are Swiss," Emily Dickinson wrote in 1859, "So still-so cool." But over the Alps, "Italy stands the other side." For Dickinson, as for many other writers and artists, Italy has been the land of light, a seductive source of invention, en......

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On The Commerce Of Thinking: Of Books And Bookstores - Jean-luc Nancy

Jean-Luc Nancy's On the Commerce of Thinking concerns the particular communication of thoughts that takes place by means of the business of writing, producing, and selling books. His reflection is born out of his relation to the bookstore, in the ......

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Toward A Theology Of Eros: Transfiguring Passion At The Limits Of Discipline

What does theology have to say about the place of eroticism in the salvific transformation of men and women, even of the cosmos itself? How, in turn, does eros infuse theological practice and transfigure doctrinal tropes? Avoiding the well-worn pa......

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Clint Eastwood And Issues Of American Masculinity - Drucilla Cornell

In this risk-taking book, a major feminist philosopher engages the work of the actor and director who has progressed from being the stereotypical "man's man" to pushing the boundaries of the very genres-the Western, the police thriller, the war or......

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Lincoln Revisited: New Insights From The Lincoln Forum - , Harold Holzer

In February 2009, America celebrates the bicentennial of the birth of Abraham Lincoln, and the pace of new Lincoln books and articles has already quickened. From his cabinet's politics to his own struggles with depression, Lincoln remains the most......

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Overcoming Onto-theology: Toward A Postmodern Christian Faith - Merold Westphal

Overcoming Onto-theology is a stunning collection of essays by Merold Westphal, one of America's leading continental philosophers of religion, in which Westphal carefully explores the nature and the structure of a postmodern Christian philosophy. ......

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Summers With Lincoln: Looking For The Man In The Monuments - James A. Percoco

Across the country, in the middle of busy city squares and hidden on quiet streets, there are nearly 200 statues erected in memory of Abraham Lincoln. No other American has ever been so widely commemorated.A few years ago, anticipating the bicente......

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An American Heroine In The French Resistance: The Diary And Memoir Of Virginia D'albert-lake

This fascinating book tells the remarkable story of an ordinary American woman's heroism in the French Resistance. Virginia Roush fell in love with Philippe d'Albert-Lake during a visit to France in 1936; they married soon after. In 1943, they bot......

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The Hanging Of Thomas Jeremiah: A Free Black Man's Encounter With Liberty - J. William Harris

The tragic untold story of how a nation struggling for its freedom denied it to one of its own.In 1775, Thomas Jeremiah was one†of fewer than five hundred "Free Negros" in South Carolina and, with an estimated worth of £1,000 (about $200,000 in to......

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The Politics Of Food Supply: U.s. Agricultural Policy In The World Economy - Bill Winders

This book deals with an important and timely issue: the political and economic forces that have shaped agricultural policies in the United States during the past eighty years. It explores the complex interactions of class, market, and state as the......

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Derrida From Now On - Michael Naas

Written in the wake of Jacques Derrida's death in 2004, Derrida From Now On attempts both to do justice to the memory of Derrida and to demonstrate the continuing significance of his work for contemporary philosophy and literary theory. If Derrida......

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Home Rule: Households, Manhood, And National Expansion On The Eighteenth-century Kentucky Frontier - Honor Sachs

On America's western frontier, myths of prosperity concealed the brutal conditions endured by women, slaves, orphans, and the poor. As poverty and unrest took root in eighteenth-century Kentucky, western lawmakers championed ideas about whiteness,......

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The Seeds Of Things: Theorizing Sexuality And Materiality In Renaissance Representations - Jonathan Goldberg

The title of this book translates one of the many ways in which Lucretius names the basic matter from which the world is made in De rerum natura. In Lucretius, and in the strain of thought followed in this study, matter is always in motion, always......

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