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Intergenerational Bonding in Recent Films from South Korea

Sung-Ae Lee

in Connecting Childhood and Old Age in Popular Media

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781496815163
eISBN:
9781496815200
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496815163.003.0008
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

Recent South Korean films that portray grandparents and grandchildren cast them as the most vulnerable members of society. The idea of dual abandonment (of both children and the aged) was thematized ... More


Abandoned Being: Mikhail Kalatozishvili’s The Wild Field (2008)

Vlad Strukov

in Contemporary Russian Cinema: Symbols of a New Era

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781474407649
eISBN:
9781474422024
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474407649.003.0011
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

In his theory of subjectivity, Jean-Luc Nancy speaks of ‘abandoned being’: ‘From now on the ontology that summons us will be an ontology in which abandonment remains the sole predicament of being, in ... More


Precarity/Abandonment

Philip Armstrong

in Nancy and the Political

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780748683178
eISBN:
9781474408684
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748683178.003.0010
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

Nancy refers with some frequency in his writings to abandonment, a condition of being abandoned that comes to characterize many of the larger concepts for which his writings are better known. While ... More


Babies in Boxes: Finding and Loving Other People’s Children

Susan Honeyman

in Perils of Protection: Shipwrecks, Orphans, and Children's Rights

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781496819895
eISBN:
9781496819932
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496819895.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

This chapter will setup a temporal contrast for twenty-first-century tendencies by reaching further into a generalized past, beginning with folklore and traditions of child a bandonment and adoption, ... More


Events and Processes Leading to the Abandonment of the Maya City of Blue Creek, Belize

Thomas H. Guderjan and C. Colleen Hanratty

in Ritual, Violence, and the Fall of the Classic Maya Kings

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780813062754
eISBN:
9780813051178
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813062754.003.0010
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

In this chapter the known events and processes that led to the abandonment of the site of Blue Creek in northwestern Belize are examined. Blue Creek is viewed as a microcosm of the abandonment of the ... More


From Regional Center to Mound-Residential Compound (Phase 3)

Thomas J. Pluckhahn and Victor D. Thompson

in New Histories of Village Life at Crystal River

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781683400356
eISBN:
9781683401018
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9781683400356.003.0006
Subject:
Archaeology, Prehistoric Archaeology

Recent archaeological work suggests that people began moving away from Crystal River in Phase 3, which probably began between around AD 500 and 600 and lasted until sometime between AD 650 and 750, ... More


Conclusion: Incompossibility, Being-in-Common, Abandonment, and the Auto-Reject

Irving Goh

in The Reject: Community, Politics, and Religion after the Subject

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780823262687
eISBN:
9780823266371
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823262687.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

The conclusion resituates the question of the reject in terms of what Nancy calls “being-in-common.” According to Nancy, “being-in-common” concerns the way every existent in the world coexists with ... More


The Mississippian Community at Parchman Place

Erin S. Nelson

in Authority, Autonomy, and the Archaeology of a Mississippian Community

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781683401124
eISBN:
9781683401353
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9781683401124.003.0006
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

The final chapter offers a reconstruction of the occupational history of Parchman Place through the founding of the community in the early 14th century and continuing through its abandonment in the ... More


Aggressive Hindu Nationalism: Contextualising the Triple Talaq Controversy

Flavia Agnes

in Majoritarian State: How Hindu Nationalism is Changing India

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
February 2020
ISBN:
9780190078171
eISBN:
9780190099589
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190078171.003.0019
Subject:
Political Science, Asian Politics

This chapter scrutinizes the triple talaq issue in the context of an aggressive Hindu nationalism in India to provide the intersectional and historical context for the overemphasis on triple talaq ... More


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