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Coda: Matters Arising: From the Aleatory Feminine to Aleatory Feminism

Emanuela Bianchi

in The Feminine Symptom: Aleatory Matter in the Aristotelian Cosmos

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780823262182
eISBN:
9780823266449
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823262182.003.0008
Subject:
Philosophy, Feminist Philosophy

The coda develops the political implications of the study. Starting with a consideration of Aristotle’s Politics, the politics of aleatory materialism as articulated by Althusser is discussed, and a ... More


Contingency; or, Covenantal Comedy: In Praise of Strange Paulinist Federations

Ward Blanton

in A Materialism for the Masses: Saint Paul and the Philosophy of Undying Life

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231166911
eISBN:
9780231536455
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231166911.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, Philosophy of Religion

This chapter examines a moment in earlier materialist philosophy in relation to Saint Paul, namely, Louis Althusser's step toward an “aleatory materialism.” It considers—by way of the Paulinism of ... More


On Being Called Dead: Splitting the Imperative of Being

Ward Blanton

in A Materialism for the Masses: Saint Paul and the Philosophy of Undying Life

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231166911
eISBN:
9780231536455
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231166911.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Philosophy of Religion

This chapter examines the Paulinism of Stanislas Breton in relation to the implicit turn toward aleatory materialism in Louis Althusser. It considers Breton's philosophical encounter with Saint Paul ... More


Shock and Awe

Bonnie Mann

in Sovereign Masculinity: Gender Lessons from the War on Terror

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199981649
eISBN:
9780199355020
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199981649.003.0014
Subject:
Philosophy, Feminist Philosophy, Political Philosophy

In this chapter the world-historic transfer of public monies into private hands that occurred during the War on Terror is discussed in relation to sovereign masculinity. Naomi Klein’s view of ... More


Conclusion: History after the Holocaust

Seamus O’Malley

in Making History New: Modernism and Historical Narrative

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2014
ISBN:
9780199364237
eISBN:
9780199364251
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199364237.003.0007
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism, European Literature

The chapter begins with some final remarks on Rebecca West’s Black Lamb and Grey Falcon, situating her text in relation to postwar reflections on the Holocaust. It then summarizes the development of ... More


“Reading” Methods

Cathy Benedict

in Teaching General Music: Approaches, Issues, and Viewpoints

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780199328093
eISBN:
9780190464417
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199328093.003.0017
Subject:
Music, Psychology of Music

Using Louis Althusser’s question, “What is it to read?” this chapter suggests that through multiple re-engagements with a text, readers can find “new-born the experience of a reading.” For Althusser, ... More


Forster’s Queer Invitation

Benjamin Bateman

in The Modernist Art of Queer Survival

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780190676537
eISBN:
9780190676568
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190676537.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, American, 20th Century Literature

This chapter probes E. M. Forster’s novel Howards End and its suggestion of a “queer invitation” through which queerness circulates, finds a future, and becomes a name for hospitality waged in the ... More


Introduction: Setting the Stain

J. Reid Miller

in Stain Removal: Ethics and Race

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780190280970
eISBN:
9780190280994
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190280970.003.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy, Political Philosophy

At issue is whether an ethics of race is possible insofar as race is not an object that precedes evaluation but is itself evaluative. Ethics and race are commonly understood thereby to have the same ... More


Criminal Suspicions

J. Reid Miller

in Stain Removal: Ethics and Race

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780190280970
eISBN:
9780190280994
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190280970.003.0006
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy, Political Philosophy

Chapter 5 contends that while the logic of the “curse” lacks explanatory value today our “modern” bodies have remained sites of ethical inheritance in ways we hardly recognize but which are no less ... More


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