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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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Germany and the United States

Whither “Partners in Leadership”?

Matthew Rhodes

World,” Washington Quarterly (Winter 2015). 34 In Merkel’s words: “Europeans cannot win the fight against Islamist terrorism on their own. We need the military strength of the United States of America.” See https

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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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Steven J. Hoffman, Fanny Wonu Veys, Joseph P Feldman, Natasha Barrett, Elsa Lenz Kothe, Antonino Crisà, Sayantan Mukhopadhyay, Masaaki Morishita, and Ewa Klekot

the area. The Ex-Prisoners of War Association of Australia indicated the importance of these chapels by observing that “‘service men found vital solace and strength in their belief in God’ as ‘they worshipped together in makeshift chapels built by

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A Woman Politician in the Cold War Balkans

From Biography to History

Krassimira Daskalova

where she was dealing not only with the sexism of the male Party bosses but also with the disagreements of various women’s units and activists. Dragoicheva’s strength in this context came from the left-wing women’s sisterhood (though sometimes

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A Fiction of the French Nation

The Émigré Novel, Nostalgia, and National Identity, 1797–1815

Mary Ashburn Miller

Indes , “at a distance from home, men are no longer restrained by the fear of being ashamed to see their countrymen. In a warm climate where the body loses its vigour, the mind must lose some of its strength. In a country where nature and custom lead to

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By Sentiment and By Status

Remembering and Forgetting Crémieux during the Franco-Algerian War

Jessica Hammerman

knew him personally. In Bénichou’s eyes, Crémieux understood something fundamental about bringing France’s glory to the Jews of Algeria. For this, Bénichou expressed his personal gratitude. He wanted the Algerian-Jewish community to gain strength

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Promises of Proximity as Articulated by Changing Moral Elites

Anders Sevelsted

private philanthropy as it relied on voluntary forces ( frivillige kræfter ) and voluntary gifts ( frivillige gaver ): “Voluntarism is the strength and pride of private philanthropy” ( Frivilligheden er den private Filantropis Styrke og Smykke ). 71 The

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Bridging the Political Gaps

The Interdiscursive Qualities of Political Romanticism in the Weimar Republic

Christian E. Roques

realized.” 54 Noteworthy is how von Schramm uses the romantic reference to capture the strength of the Bolshevik example while rendering it acceptable to a conservative readership. That the ideas he defends in his essay of 1932 are attuned to the German

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Le moment Lamennais

Modern Slavery and the Re-description of People (and Democracy) in Spain and Chile

Gonzalo Capellán

strengths of our young friend's [Mr. Bilbao] beautiful talent” were lost in it. What is more, “offering the people the translation of that pamphlet” was considered a real mistake in the piece, as it was proposed that the Chilean people will never read it. 40