The Singular Politics of Derrida and Baudrillard

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The Swiss artist Alberto Giacometti created semi-abstract sculptures that took up themes of violence, sex, and Surrealism. Sensum-Theory: Epistemological theory which explains perception and other higher forms of knowledge by means of inferences and constructions from sensa. The consequence of this is that “in trying to conform to the ideal of white femininity, the black women characters despise their blackness which in turn leads to self hatred” (Sugiharti 2). Literary theories: a case study in critical performance.

Contract Ethics

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The real problem with textual scholarship in relation to the contemporary English department is that it doesn’t fit any of the theoretical models that have become synonymous with the politically progressive humanities. Notwithstanding, the neoliberal negligence of social and political factors in the implementation of its proposals and the resulting frustration in terms of results achieved by it also led to a series of recent questionings that fomented the emergence of new approaches.

Discussions On Philosophy and Literature, Education and

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L�vi-Strauss was a theoretician par excellence. Sarup, there is a critique of the human subject by Post-structuralists. Sabellianism: The view of Sabellius who taught in the first half of the third century the doctrine that there is one God but three (successive) modes or manifestations of God: as creator and governor God is Father, as redeemer God is the Son, as regenerator and sanctifier God is the Holy Spirit -- one and the same God. Those who reject the distinction between myth and science do so at their peril—and at ours.

Concept and Form, Volume 1: Selections from the Cahiers pour

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See the philosophies of Plato, Kant, Hegel, Fichte – Positivism: The principle of positivism is to refute the man any metaphysical sense, focusing on science and objective, seeking human laws. – Stoicism: Stoicism is both a theory of the universe and morality. The biological distinction between man and woman eventually came under the same scrutiny by theorists who reached a similar conclusion: the sexual categories are products of culture and as such help create social reality rather than simply reflect it.

An Introduction to Contemporary Metaethics

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There are many `counter-propositions' among the debates which pervade all discussion of the sixties. These arguments originated mainly from the writings of Nikos Poulantzas. Some consequences have been, poststructuralism's greater attention to specific histories, to the details and local contextualizations of concrete instances; a greater emphasis on the body, the actual insertion of the human into the texture of time and history; a greater attention to the specifics of cultural working, to the arenas of discourse and cultural practice; a greater attention to the role of language and textuality in our construction of reality and identity.

The Racial Discourses of Life Philosophy: Négritude,

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One can imagine Marx and Engels poring over drafts of Capital and saying something like 'The workers will never understand all this stuff. The New Feminist Criticism: Essays on Women, Literature, Theory. The meaning the author intended is secondary to the meaning that the reader perceives. In fact, each dimension, traditionally treated as separate concerns organized by disciplines, touches and is touched by the others. Feminist theology is a movement that reconsiders the traditions, practices, scriptures, and theologies of religions from a feminist perspective.

Althusser and His Contemporaries: Philosophy's Perpetual War

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Anthropological linguistics focuses more on the interplay of language and culture. This misogyny, Tyson reminds us, can extend into diverse areas of our culture: "Perhaps the most chilling example...is found in the world of modern medicine, where drugs prescribed for both sexes often have been tested on male subjects only" (83). During the Spanish Civil War, Dolores Ibarruri (La Pasionaria) led the Communist Party of Spain. The Old Testament reached its final form in the Jewish world of the four or five centuries preceding the Christian era.