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A Short Life of Kierkegaard

Walter Lowrie

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691157771
eISBN:
9781400845972
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691157771.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

A small, insignificant-looking intellectual with absurdly long legs, Søren Kierkegaard (1813–1855) was a veritable Hans Christian Andersen caricature of a man. A strange combination of witty ... More


Native Well Being: Henry James and the “Cosmopolite”

Daniel Katz

in American Modernism's Expatriate Scene: The Labour of Translation

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748625260
eISBN:
9780748652006
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748625260.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, American, 20th Century Literature

This chapter explores Henry James's elaboration of the key figure of the ‘cosmopolite’, as defined in The Portrait of a Lady and his travel piece, ‘Occasional Paris’. It also reviews Jamesian schemas ... More


Knowing and Living in KL’s Contact Zones: Gendered, Racialized, and Classed Cosmopolites

Christine B. N. Chin

in Cosmopolitan Sex Workers: Women and Migration in a Global City

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199890910
eISBN:
9780199345489
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199890910.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Political Economy

Chapter Six discusses migrant women’s and syndicate members’ encounters in KL’s contact zones. The analysis begins with migrant women sex workers’ experiences living and working in urban spaces that, ... More


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