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Commons Democracy: Reading the Politics of Participation in the Early United States

Dana D. Nelson

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780823268382
eISBN:
9780823272525
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823268382.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

Commons Democracy presents an overlooked history of democracy in the United States. Like the familiar one, its story begins in the Revolutionary era. But instead of the tale of the Founders’ ... More


Between Savagery and Civilization: The Whiskey Rebellion and a Democratic Middle Way

Dana D. Nelson

in Commons Democracy: Reading the Politics of Participation in the Early United States

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780823268382
eISBN:
9780823272525
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823268382.003.0003
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

Chapter 2 analyses how the consensus narrative reframes localist vernacular democracy in the late eighteenth century through such terms as chaos, lawlessness, and anarchy. Taking up a specific ... More


Learning by Heart in Our Mutual Friend

Sarah Winter

in The Pleasures of Memory: Learning to Read with Charles Dickens

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780823233526
eISBN:
9780823241132
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823233526.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century and Victorian Literature

This chapter analyzes how Dickens's final completed novel, Our Mutual Friend, actively includes the poor in Victorian cultural life by emphasizing the creative aspects of everyday labor and the ... More


The Creative Retrieval of Saint Thomas Aquinas: Essays in Thomistic Philosophy, New and Old

W. Norris Clarke

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2011
ISBN:
9780823229284
eISBN:
9780823236671
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fso/9780823229284.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Early Christian Studies

This book contains fifteen chapters, five of which appear here for the first time, as the most significant of the more than seventy essays the book's author has written over the course of a long ... More


A Womanist Experience: A Response to Kristine Culp

Renee Mckenzie

in The Experience of God: A Postmodern Response

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2011
ISBN:
9780823225187
eISBN:
9780823237135
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fso/9780823225187.003.0005
Subject:
Religion, Philosophy of Religion

Unlike some postmodern feminists, Kristine Culp wants to reclaim, at least for feminist theology, the intrinsic and extrinsic value of experience in saying something meaningful ... More


Ascent to God through Participation Metaphysics

W. NORRIS CLARKE, S.J.

in The Philosophical Approach to God: A New Thomistic Perspective, 2nd Revised Edition

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2011
ISBN:
9780823227198
eISBN:
9780823237166
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fso/9780823227198.003.0005
Subject:
Religion, Philosophy of Religion

This chapter discusses ascent to God through Thomistic participation metaphysics and the analogical language built upon it. The first argument moves in a single step from ... More


“Rulers of thousands, hundreds, fifties, and tens”: Does Democracy Count?

Amit M. Schejter

in Beyond Broadband Access: Developing Data-Based Information Policy Strategies

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780823251834
eISBN:
9780823268955
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823251834.003.0007
Subject:
Information Science, Information Science

This chapter denounces the hypercommercialization of the information network and its control by private interests using the marketplace metaphor. It argues that government policy should adopt a ... More


Thoughts on Creation

Henry Bugbee

David W. Rodick (ed.)

in Wilderness in America: Philosophical Writings

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780823275359
eISBN:
9780823277308
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823275359.003.0005
Subject:
Philosophy, General

Thoughts on Creation discusses the importance of being reflexively self-aware while acting in the capacity of both “patient” and “agent” within the process of creation coming to pass.


Nature and a True Artist (n.d.)

Henry Bugbee

David W. Rodick (ed.)

in Wilderness in America: Philosophical Writings

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780823275359
eISBN:
9780823277308
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823275359.003.0008
Subject:
Philosophy, General

Nature and a True Artist explores the intimate line of continuity between humankind and nature – a potentiating experience of “reciprocal strengthening” and “mutual support” – offering the ... More


The Temporality of Trinity in Augustine

Peter Manchester

in Temporality and Trinity

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780823265718
eISBN:
9780823266937
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823265718.003.0003
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Religion

Augustine devotes the second half of the treatise On Trinity to unveiling an image of the divine trinity in the human soul, in the triad memory, understanding, and will. In order to establish that ... More


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