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Peter Merriman

of scholars and practitioners working across the arts and humanities, whether in history, cultural and historical geography, literary and cultural studies, performance studies, archaeology, philosophy, film studies, or art and design. 2 Since its

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The Pope's Public Reason

A Religious yet Public Case for Welcoming Refugees

Aurélia Bardon

in assessing political proposals, from the perspective of liberal political philosophy. Many religious believers appeal to their religious beliefs to think about social and political issues. But what is the relevance of these religious beliefs when

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Patti Tamara Lenard and Laura Madokoro

localized occurrences. The emphasis on disciplinary diversity is further inspired by observations of how different sanctuary looks when considering even a few linguistic variations. Entire philosophies of practice are captured in the language used to

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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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Peter Merriman

showcase the diversity of approaches that may help to investigate the mobilities of this terrible virus, ranging from work in the history, philosophy, and sociology of science, technology, medicine, and disease, to work in anthropology, human geography

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Michael Blake

might be swayed. Political philosophy, however, can perhaps be useful in making these models more distinct and in describing what can be said in favor of each. This article will therefore not attempt to determine which of these two models is the more

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Elena Fiddian-Qasmiyeh and Juliano Fiori

to labor reform. But all promoted a rationalist conception of humanity derived from European philosophy. That is, an abstract humanity, founded upon a universal logos and characterized by the mind-body duality. What is referred to today as the

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Introduction

Precarious Connections: On the Promise and Menace of Railroad Projects

Peter Schweitzer and Olga Povoroznyuk

introduction to a republication of T. C. Keefer's Philosophy of Railroads in 1972, he started by lamenting that the railroad that had once “symbolized Canadian national achievement has been reduced to something akin to a public embarrassment.” 6 According to

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“Text-as-Means” versus “Text-as-End-in-Itself”

Some Reasons Why Literary Scholars Have Been Slow to Hop on the Mobilities Bus

Lynne Pearce

. Claus Lassen, Vincent Kauffman, and Ida Sofie Gotzsche Lange (London: Routledge), 205–213. 20 See Henri Bergson, “Memory of the Present and False Recognition” in T ime and the Instant: Essays in the Physics and Philosophy of Time , ed. Robin Durie

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Discipline and Publish?

Transfers as Interdisciplinary Site

Cotten Seiler

produced by misfits and malcontents who chafed at disciplinary habits and habitats: Suzanne Langer's Philosophy in a Minor Key (1942), Thomas Kuhn's The Structure of Scientific Revolutions (1962), Harold Cruse's The Crisis of the Negro Intellectual