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Whitewashing History

Pinker’s (Mis)Representation of the Enlightenment and Violence

Philip Dwyer

’s thesis one step further. He contends that the reason so many violent institutions succumbed within a short space of time was that they were slain by a “coherent philosophy” that emerged during the Enlightenment. 9 In talking about the Enlightenment

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Never Mind the Ballots

The Edible Ballot Society and the Performance of Citizenship

Matthew Hayes

maintaining a policy of direct intervention, the federal government turned to a philosophy of laissez-faire exchange, which was consolidated in the passing of the Canada-US Free Trade Agreement of 1988. This change was based on a principle of individualism (a

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Outrageous Flirtation, Repressed Flirtation, and the Gallic Singularity

Alexis de Tocqueville's Comparative Views on Women and Marriage in France and the United States

Jean Elisabeth Pedersen

will stop there for fear of lapsing into considerations of high politics, philosophy, metaphysics, economics, and ethics from which I would be unable to extricate myself without putting you to sleep. In any case, I was saying that America is no better

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Jews and Christians in Vichy France

New and Renewed Perspectives

Michael Sutton

difficulty. It was in December 1941, through the intermediary of Brunschvicg, who had also found refuge in Provence’s historic capital, that Isaac met Blondel, the prominent Catholic who had been professor of philosophy at the Université d

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The Gallic Singularity

The Medieval and Early Modern Origins

Tracy Adams

that originated in the courts of southern France (by the “middle of the thirteenth century, the troubadour philosophy had become practically institutionalized throughout the courts of Europe, and ‘fine love’ had become the basis for a glamorous and

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By Sentiment and By Status

Remembering and Forgetting Crémieux during the Franco-Algerian War

Jessica Hammerman

independence). Raymond Bénichou, a philosophy professor and regular contributor to the Jewish newspaper, Information Juive , was an established voice. He was an advocate for Jewish reconciliation with Muslims, and he shared with many Algerian Jews an adulation

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The Socio-analytical Approach

Differences in International Scientific Discourses

Rolf-Dieter Hepp

undergo a change. Whereas basic sociological patterns in German sociology are obtained via Weber's sociology of hyphens (sociology of economics, sociology of law, sociology of religion), Durkheim wrests their subject from the economy, philosophy, and

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Rethinking Adaptation

Emotions, Evolution, and Climate Change

Debra J. Davidson

. . 10.1111/j.1540-4560.2007.00518.x Bartley , William W. , III . 1987 . “ Philosophy of Biology Versus Philosophy of Physics ”. In Radnitsky and Popper 1987 : 7 – 46 . Bechara , Antoine , Sara

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The Rule of Law as a Condition for Development Toward Sustainability

Toward a New Legally Oriented Environment at a Global Level

Giovanni Tartaglia Polcini

Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, through the Plan de Apoyo II , as part of the Central American Security Strategy (see Severino 2012 ). The philosophy exemplified by the plan is based on the fact that contemporary economic and legal

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Sarah Besky and Jonathan Padwe

’: Ecologies of Belonging and Exclusion in Rooibos Tea .” American Ethnologist 41 , no. 4 : 698 – 713 . 10.1111/amet.12106 Janz , Bruce . 2001 . “ The Territory Is Not the Map: Place, Deleuze and Guattari, and African Philosophy .” Philosophy Today 45