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Create dangerously
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'To create today is to create dangerously'Camus argues passionately that the artist has a responsibility to challenge, provoke and speak up for those ...
White girls
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'I defy you to read this book and come away with a mind unchanged' John Jeremiah Sullivan'Als has a serious claim to be regarded as the next James Ba...

Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick's The epistemology of the closet
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In this book, Sedgwick examines texts from Europe and America such as Wilde, Nietzsche and Proust and considers the historical moment when sexual orie...
Martin Buber's I and thou
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Martin Buber's I and Thou argues that humans engage with the world in two ways. One is with the attitude of an 'I' towards an 'It', where the self sta...

An Analysis of Friedrich Schleiermacher's On Religion
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On Religion is a major text for the development of modern religious thought in the West and its author, German theologian Friedrich Schleiermacher, i...
Must we mean what we say?
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In this classic collection of wide-ranging and interdisciplinary essays, Stanley Cavell explores a remarkably broad range of philosophical issues from...

Forms
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A radically new way of thinking about form and context in literature, politics, and beyondForms offers a powerful new answer to one of the most pressi...
The semiotics of theatre and drama
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The late twentieth century saw an explosion of interest in semiotics, the science of the signs and processes by which we communicate. In this study, t...

Bodies that matter
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In Bodies That Matter, renowned theorist and philosopher Judith Butler argues that theories of gender need to return to the most material dimension of...
An Analysis of Bernard Bailyn's The Ideological Origins of the American Revolution
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Historians of the American Revolution had always seen the struggle for independence either as a conflict sparked by heavyweight ideology, or as a war ...

An Analysis of Jane Jacobs's The Death and Life of Great American Cities
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Despite having no formal training in urban planning, Jane Jacobs deftly explores the strengths and weaknesses of policy arguments put forward by Ameri...
An Analysis of Robert O. Keohane's After Hegemony
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Robert O. Keohane's After Hegemony is both a classic of international relations scholarship and an example of how creative thinking can help shed new ...

An Analysis of Edward Said's Orientalism
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Edward Said's Orientalism is a masterclass in the art of interpretation wedded to close analysis. Interpretation is characterized by close attention t...
How to read a book
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With half a million copies in print, How to Read a Book is the best and most successful guide to reading comprehension for the general reader, complet...

Anti-book
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No, Anti-Book is not a book about books. Not exactly. And yet it is a must for anyone interested in the future of the book. Presenting what he terms ...
Violence and the sacred
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Violence and the Sacred is René Girard's landmark study of human evil. Here Girard explores violence as it is represented and occurs throughout histo...

Sex, or the unbearable
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Sex, or the Unbearable is a dialogue between Lauren Berlant and Lee Edelman, two of our leading theorists of sexuality, politics, and culture. In juxt...
Stolen life
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Taken as a trilogy, consent not to be a single being is a monumental accomplishment: a brilliant theoretical intervention that might be best describe...

Freud's Jaw and Other Lost Objects
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What does it mean to live with life-threatening illness? How does one respond to loss? Freud's Jaw and Other Lost Objects attempts to answer these que...
The Cambridge companion to Walter Benjamin
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This Companion offers a comprehensive introduction to the work and thought of the highly influential twentieth-century critic and theorist Walter Benj...

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