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Demos and Nation

Misplacing the Dilemmas of the European Union--In Memory of Stanley Hoffmann

Charles S. Maier

thus require a continual political negotiation. They rest not on an ethnic or natural quality but a civic one, as recognized by philosophers since the seventeenth century. The United States, constructed as an Enlightenment polity, seemed to demonstrate

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Christine Adams

some of the best-known philosophes of the Age of Enlightenment. 36 This cultivation was also revealed in the good taste and style of the royal mistress, traits with which French women have long been credited and an image that the French embraced as

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La flânerie au feuilleton?

Quotidien et modernité critique chez Siegfried Kracauer

Catherine Nesci

weimarienne (Joseph Roth, Gabrielle Tergit, Kurt Tucholsky). Mapping Berlin , 201–215. 12 Géraldine Muhlmann fait ici référence à la version française du texte de Foucault, d’abord publié en anglais « What is Enlightenment ? » (« Qu’est-ce que les Lumières

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Owen White and Elizabeth Heath

Morgan (Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 1993); Arthur Stinchcombe, Sugar Island Slavery in the Age of Enlightenment: The Political Economy of the Caribbean World (Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1995); Daniel H. Usner, Jr

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Féministes et républicaines

Parcours de femmes à l’origine du CNFF (1880–1901)

Yolande Cohen

des États Providence : maternalisme et familialisme en France et au Canada », Revue française des affaires sociales 2, 3 (2012) : 32–51. 10 Linda K. Kerber, « The Republican Mother : Women and the Enlightenment – An American Perspective », Toward an

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‘This Is a Farce’

Sartrean Ethics in History, 1938–1948 – From Kantian Universalism to Derision

Juliette Simont

Translator : Ârash Aminian Tabrizi

, which, while they render walking easier, over time would make the child’s body less able, dependent on such supports (to take an example from What is Enlightenment? ). A similarly structured example could be developed in the case of ethical freedom. In

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David Schweikart

to the “promethean” tradition of the Enlightenment, which celebrated man’s “domination of nature,” recent research on Marx contradicts this view. Marx was far more aware of capitalism’s despoliation of the environment than is commonly acknowledged

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Between Resistance and the State

Caribbean Activism and the Invention of a National Memory of Slavery in France

Itay Lotem

. Nearly all deputés seized the opportunity to denounce the nastiness of the slave trade, show indignation at the suffering of its victims, and provide at least one quote from a great Enlightenment thinker, preferably Condorcet. 34 They presented the law

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What Was So Funny about Les Aventures de Rabbi Jacob (1973)

A Comedic Film between History and Memory

Michael Mulvey

bourgeois as a member of a dominant class who owns the means of production. Pivert is equally concerned with preserving symbolic capital across generations even after enlightenment. As his still racist wife Germaine sputters “mais il est…,” watching her

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Nick Underwood

make Jewish immigrant women into French Communist Jewish women. By subverting Eastern European maskilic (the male proponents of the Jewish Enlightenment in Eastern Europe) gender ideals, Jewish immigrants in Paris were able to embrace “working women