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Gabriela Kiliánová, Rūta Muktupāvela, Philip McDermott, Marion Demossier, Alessandro Testa, Alastair McIntosh, and Thomas M. Wilson

– Professor Ullrich Kockel. I am not going to mention all his good deeds in the broad field of ethnology, economic anthropology, heritage tourism, countercultural movements, intercultural philosophy and so forth, as they are already reflected in his

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Peter Merriman, Georgine Clarsen, and Gijs Mom

, film theory, contemporary philosophy, leisure studies, and the sociology of sport, as well as those already incorporated from anthropology, geography, history, media studies, and sociology. This issue of Transfers includes a special section on

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Edited by Jonathan Magonet

interfaith and intercultural dialogue; Victor Jeleniewski Seidler on contemporary philosophy; and Joanna Weinberg on Midrash. The last section, introduced by Janet Burden, Sheila’s literary executor, includes two important papers and extracts from her last

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Rane Willerslev

causal workings of the world by invoking images of spirits, souls, and the like. This take on animism as being parallel to philosophy is radically different from how it has mostly been depicted during the past two decades. The dominant view has linked

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Communication, Context, and Narrative

Habermas and Contemporary Realist Thought

Navid Hassanzadeh

of social and political problems in philosophy (1984: 4–5). He also argues in favour of a broad and complex notion of rationality (10), and explicitly situates his thought ‘between’ facts and norms (or validity), in his 1992 opus in political and

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The Ontological Turn

Taking Different Worlds Seriously

Andrew Pickering

territory of non-scientific worlds. The theme of different worlds crashed into history and philosophy of science with the publication of Thomas Kuhn’s (1962) The Structure of Scientific Revolutions . Kuhn’s claim was that scientists working in different

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The Limits of Knowing Other Minds

Intellectual Disability and the Challenge of Opacity

Patrick McKearney

in Northern Thailand: Merit, Morality, and the Everyday of Long-Term Care .” American Ethnologist 43 ( 1 ): 91 – 102 . 10.1111/amet.12265 Backström , Joel . 2013 . “ Wittgenstein, Follower of Freud .” In Ethics and the Philosophy of Culture

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Heidi Hakkarainen

Professor of Philosophy at the University of Jena, Niethammer was, in 1807, appointed Central Commissioner of Education to reorganize Bavaria's education system, 12 a task that was in many ways similar to Wilhelm von Humboldt's job in Prussia. 13 While

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Brian Bergen-Aurand

and disabled that draws our attention to the screen and our embodied experience of the bodies being screened. With these two blogs, the film, and Faix and colleagues’ article, then, we might begin to consider the history, philosophy, and methodology of

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meaning of the concepts of property, possession, and democracy in Pipes’s “epistemic world”—of latter of which’s subject is articulated in the philosophy of Michel Foucault (May 2006)—can be questioned: are they still appropriate in the applied epistemic