Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-3 of 3 items

  • Keywords: political motives x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

The Project of a Postmodernist Theory of History

in On the Future of History: The Postmodernist Challenge and Its Aftermath

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226072791
eISBN:
9780226072814
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226072814.003.0006
Subject:
History, Historiography

The postmodernists' case against the progressive view of history was based on the discrepancy between visionary expectations and reality. Each of the modern philosophies of history—be it that of ... More


Introduction: Wordsworth's Originality

Paul H. Fry

in Wordsworth and the Poetry of What We Are

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300126488
eISBN:
9780300145410
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300126488.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism

This chapter discusses the approach that is employed in the study and characterization of William Wordsworth's poetry. It explains why this approach to Wordsworth avoids issues related to history and ... More


Further Potential Components of a Definition of Terrorism

Anthony Richards

in Conceptualizing Terrorism

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
October 2015
ISBN:
9780198746966
eISBN:
9780191809255
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198746966.003.0009
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, International Relations and Politics

The chapter begins by arguing that any definition requires being definitive and so one should include only those components that apply to all cases of terrorism, rather than those elements that ... More


View: