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Goethe's Naturalistic Anthropology: Man and Other Plants

Matthew Bell

Published in print:
1994
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198158943
eISBN:
9780191673429
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198158943.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, European Literature, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism

For many readers in the English-speaking world, Goethe has somehow remained separate from the European intellectual and literary tradition. This study aims to correct this view by showing how Goethe ... More


Organized Rescue Operations in Europe and the United States, 1933–1945

Tibor Frank

in In Defence of Learning: The Plight, Persecution, and Placement of Academic Refugees, 1933-1980s

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780197264812
eISBN:
9780191754029
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197264812.003.0010
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

After Adolf Hitler came to power in Germany in January 1933, organized rescue operations in both Europe and the United States were put in place to save European intellectuals before or after their ... More


Introduction

Rivkah Zim

in The Consolations of Writing: Literary Strategies of Resistance from Boethius to Primo Levi

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691161808
eISBN:
9781400852093
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691161808.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This introductory chapter sets out the book's purpose, which is to explore the similar forms, themes, and functions that tend to recur in the prison writing of European intellectuals. The book ... More


Creative Dialogues with Textual Partners, Past and Present

Rivkah Zim

in The Consolations of Writing: Literary Strategies of Resistance from Boethius to Primo Levi

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691161808
eISBN:
9781400852093
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691161808.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This chapter considers the writings of Thomas More and Antonio Gramsci. It demonstrates some of the similarities in the political and intellectual methods that generated their prison writing and ... More


The Europeanization of Intellectual Property Law: Towards a European Legal Methodology

Justine Pila and Ansgar Ohly (eds)

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199665105
eISBN:
9780191758881
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199665105.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Intellectual Property, IT, and Media Law

This book addresses some key methodological and institutional issues affecting the development of European intellectual property law. It consists of 14 chapters contributed by judges and academics ... More


Concluding Remarks: Postmodernism and Beyond

Ansgar Ohly

in The Europeanization of Intellectual Property Law: Towards a European Legal Methodology

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199665105
eISBN:
9780191758881
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199665105.003.0014
Subject:
Law, Intellectual Property, IT, and Media Law

This chapter aims at providing a synthesis of the preceding chapters. The author argues that European intellectual property law is in a state of postmodernism: everything has been tried, enthusiasm ... More


Western Assumptions about International Order

Christopher A. Ford

in The Mind of Empire: China's History and Modern Foreign Relations

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813192635
eISBN:
9780813135519
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813192635.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Like China, Europe suffered through crucial formative periods of uncertainty and strife, beginning with the “discovery” and conquest of the New World at the close of the fifteenth century. From 1500 ... More


Imperial Modernism and European World-Making

Peter Wagner

in Varieties of World-Making: Beyond Globalization

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9781846310195
eISBN:
9781781380857
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846314346.014
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter identifies the sources of individualism and instrumentalism in European intellectual history. It offers a sketch of the current intellectual landscape, in which individualism and ... More


Antitotalitarianism as a Vocation: An Interview with Adam Michnik

Thomas Cushman and Adam Michnik

in A Matter of Principle: Humanitarian Arguments for War in Iraq

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520244863
eISBN:
9780520932166
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520244863.003.0019
Subject:
Sociology, Politics, Social Movements and Social Change

Adam Michnik was a leading force in the Solidarity trade union movement and the founder and editor of the largest Polish daily newspaper, Gazeta Wyborcza. He was also an outspoken supporter of the ... More


Moses Mendelssohn: A Biographical Study

Alexander Altmann

Published in print:
1984
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9780197100158
eISBN:
9781789623307
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9780197100158.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

This acclaimed, wide-ranging biography of Moses Mendelssohn (1729–96) was first published in 1973, but its stature as the definitive biography remains unquestioned. Moses Mendelssohn came to be ... More


The Future of European Intellectual Property Law Courts: Intellectual Property and the European Judicial Architecture

Niilo Jääskinen

in The Europeanization of Intellectual Property Law: Towards a European Legal Methodology

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199665105
eISBN:
9780191758881
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199665105.003.0012
Subject:
Law, Intellectual Property, IT, and Media Law

This chapter presents an Advocate General's perspective on the future architecture of European intellectual property courts. At the moment, the General Court suffers from an overload of trade mark ... More


European Intellectual History from Rousseau to Nietzsche

Frank M Turner

Richard A. Lofthouse (ed.)

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780300207293
eISBN:
9780300212914
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300207293.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

One of the most distinguished cultural and intellectual historians of our time, Frank Turner taught a landmark Yale University lecture course on European intellectual history that drew scores of ... More


Primo Levi and the Concept of History

Johan Åhr

in Answering Auschwitz: Primo Levi's Science and Humanism after the Fall

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780823233588
eISBN:
9780823241811
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823233588.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

After World War II, which wreaked havoc on a Europe still in shock and bleeding from the great war before it, a distrust and rejection of “historicism”—skepticism toward any abstract, imposing ... More


An Interpretation of Anti-Jewish Anticapitalism

Michele Battini

in Socialism of Fools: Capitalism and Modern Anti-Semitism

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780231170383
eISBN:
9780231541329
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231170383.003.0005
Subject:
History, European Modern History

An examination of the way that anti-Jewish propaganda intersect and overlap with anti-capitalist propaganda in 19th and 20th century Europe.


The Social and Cultural Background of Rashi’s Work

Avraham Grossman

in Rashi

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9781904113898
eISBN:
9781800340213
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781904113898.003.0001
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

This chapter discusses the social and cultural background of Rashi's work. According to evidence preserved in the literary accounts and archaeological findings, Jews began to settle in what is now ... More


Recuperating the Past (iii): Fruits of the Encounter with Greek Antiquity

Francis Oakley

in The Mortgage of the Past: Reshaping the Ancient Political Inheritance (1050-1300)

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300176339
eISBN:
9780300183504
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300176339.003.0006
Subject:
History, European Medieval History

This chapter focuses on the “political naturalism” that had arisen in the European intellectual scene by the twelfth century. By the end of the following century, the evocation of “nature” and the ... More


Moroccan Jews and the Shaping of Israel's Sacred Geography

Yoram Bilu

in Divergent Jewish Cultures: Israel and America

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300084269
eISBN:
9780300130218
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300084269.003.0004
Subject:
History, Cultural History

By the 1970s, immigrants from North Africa had inaugurated pilgrimages to sites on the Israeli periphery where they venerated religious figures, many of whom hailed from outside Israel. This chapter ... More


European origins, perspectives and experiences of convict criminology

Rod Earle

in Convict Criminology: Inside and Out

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9781447323648
eISBN:
9781447323662
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447323648.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter announces Peter Kropotkin as the original convict criminologist through a discussion of his seminal, but little known work, ‘In Russian and French Prisons‘, published in 1887. The ... More


Pauline Ugliness: Jacob Taubes and the Turn to Paul

Ole Jakob Løland

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780823286553
eISBN:
9780823288816
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823286553.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Biblical Studies

Paul has been rediscovered outside of the apostle’s traditional religious reading circles, particularly among radical leftist philosophers such as Giorgio Agamben, Alain Badiou, and Slavoj Žižek. ... More


Signifying the Other: Chesnutt’s “Methods of Teaching”

SallyAnn H. Ferguson

in Passing in the Works of Charles W. Chesnutt

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781604734164
eISBN:
9781621036050
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781604734164.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, African-American Literature

This chapter discusses Chesnutt’s speech which was called “Modern Methods of Instruction,” which later on appeared in print as part of the segregated black North Carolina Teachers Association’s ... More


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