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John H. Gillespie

applies the concept, as for Bataille, to a period before Nietzsche’s writings. His critique touches on the philosophy, politics and culture of the bourgeoisie after its victory in the French revolution, however we will focus on his analysis of the effects

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Republican Imperialisms

Narrating the History of “Empire” in France, 1885–1900

Christina Carroll

concerned themselves with France’s colonial empire to greater and lesser extents. But like Deschamps, Dubois and Terrier assumed that the French Revolution and republican ideology had shaped France’s contemporary colonial empire, and they in fact wrote a

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Timo Pankakoski and Antto Vihma

metaphors rather underlined historical discontinuity. The art of the French Revolution adopted the mutilation of ancient statues as a central visual trope; reinforced by the uncanny parallel with the guillotine, the dismembered human body became one of the

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Citizenship in religious clothing?

Navayana Buddhism and Dalit emancipation in late 1990s Uttar Pradesh

Nicolas Jaoul

, equality and fraternity. Let no one however say that I have borrowed my philosophy from the French revolution. I have not. My philosophy has roots in religion and not in political science. I have derived them from the teachings of my master, the Buddha

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“Amazing Rapidity”

Time, Public Credit, and David Hume's Political Discourses

Edward Jones Corredera

. David Womersley (Indianapolis, IN: Liberty Fund, 2006), 99–113. 7 Michael Sonenscher, Before the Deluge: Public Debt, Inequality, and the Intellectual Origins of the French Revolution (Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2009); Isaac

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The Pardoner’s Passing and How It Matters

Gender, Relics and Speech Acts

Alex da Costa

the French Revolution for the whole of Europe, those that do suggest that the women who were punished were those who passed as men and used dildos. ‘Since the definition of sexuality was phallic, criminal lesbian sexuality could only be phallic

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“Home Is Home No Longer”

Political Struggle in the Domestic Sphere in Postarmistice Hungary, 1919-1922

Emily R. Gioielli

of Poverty Policy, Social Policy, and Social Reform in Hungary under the Habsburg Monarchy (Budapest: Central European University Press, 2011), esp. 56–64. 7 Keith Baker, Inventing the French Revolution: Essays on French Political Culture in the

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Looking Awry at Georgian Caricature

Lacan and the Satirists

David Morgan

‘double’ is ‘Sixteen-string Jack’, a noted highwayman. Lord Derby is caricatured as a diminutive simian – ‘A Baboon’ – who wears a cockaded red cap associated with the Jacobite cause during the French Revolution. Finally, the Duke of Bedford appears

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Nicole Hudgins

ruins perhaps began during the French Revolution with the demolition of the Bastille, continuing during the revolutions of 1830, 1848 (when photography began to be available), Baron Haussmann’s demolitions, 12 and of course the Paris Commune. 13 Even

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Whitney Walton

persisted long after the French Revolution. 5 Of course, Barine did not invent the idea of French or Gallic singularity. As other contributors to this forum make clear, it was pervasive throughout French history, and the intent of this article is to explain