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At the Threshold to the New World

Equator Crossings, Sunsets, and Claude Lévi-Strauss’s Tristes Tropiques

Michael Bies

worlds have to come face to face”: This cheerless sea between them, and the calmness of the weather whose only purpose seems to be to allow evil forces to gather fresh strength, are the last mystical barrier between two regions so diametrically opposed

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Holistic Houses and a Sense of Place

Contextualizing the Bishop Museum Hale Pili Exhibit through Archaeological Analyses

Jennifer G. Kahn

While the number of researchers at the Bishop Museum in Honolulu has been drastically reduced over the last three decades, a real strength of the museum lies in its archaeology and ethnology collections. These includes unique artifact types and

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“And much more I am soryat for my good knyghts”

Fainting, Homosociality, and Elite Male Culture in Middle English Romance

Rachel E. Moss

and to promote homosocial bonding. Mador does not faint in spite of his knightly qualities of hardiness, strength, and prowess: he faints because of them, and his swooning is literary shorthand for the nobility this fast-paced poem does not have the

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Steamships to Suffragettes

A Case Study of Interpretative Museology, Public Engagement, and Digital Development

Nicolas Bigourdan, Kevin Edwards, and Michael McCarthy

museum’s strength, widespread acceptance and validity as a potent social force.” Furthermore, as argued by Richard Sandell (2003: 45) , museums can have the ability at a community level to become “a catalyst for social regeneration, empowering

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Denis Vuka

dominates as the commander of the newly established army, who is responsible for the coordination of the imminent military operations. The strength of the painting’s message lies, again, in the unity of the people, who comprise the army, and the leadership

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“Montag ist wieder Pegida-Tag!”

Pegida’s Community Building and Discursive Strategies

Helga Druxes

its strength from excluding minorities and maintaining a wide array of boundaries. With a keen awareness of the heterogeneous nature of this discontent, Pegida harnesses political anxieties by offering a variety of venues for articulating them. Since

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Are “the Natives” Educable?

Dutch Schoolchildren Learn Ethical Colonial Policy (1890–1910)

Elisabeth Wesseling and Jacques Dane

which has bravely managed to keep up the fight with mighty Spain and will win this battle with the help of this almighty God. Surely, the nation would still engage in commerce just as it is now, for this same God has given her the strength and energy to

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Nathan Bracher

they simply dismissed it all as lies and slander spewed by the reactionaries. But if they did get wind of the purges, and had the strength to admit that the rumors were true, then I can only imagine their pain, the humiliation of betrayal by the man for

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Apartheid of Thought

The Power Dynamics of Knowledge Production in Political Thought

Camilla Boisen and Matthew C. Murray

natural or fixed? And can or ought we look at this with a greater critical eye? We assert merit to arguments based upon the strength of an idea and/or its expression comparatively and competitively. To clarify this point, we might say the ideal

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Kylie Message, Masaaki Morishita, Conal McCarthy, and Lee Davidson

Mistukoshi department store and swiftly deprives the public of their individual faces. Nevertheless, the strength of this book lies in its discussion of the earlier modern “imperial” period, and that is enough for it to be evaluated as a major contribution to