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Yan Slobodkin

Mixed Committee, an international group of agricultural, economic, and health experts charged with looking into the dietetic and social aspects of “the nutrition problem.” According to the Mixed Committee, it was the duty of public authorities everywhere

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Sarah Horton

I am absorbed in treating a few chosen persons as absolute ends … if I am bent upon fulfilling all my duties towards them, I shall spend my life doing so; I shall be led to pass over in silence the injustices of the age … and finally to take

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Nathan Bracher

” of history by those who would subordinate it to the interests of such and such social group or to the promotion of a just cause. 10 He has also cautioned against the prevalence of emotion and group interests in the promotion of the “duty to remember

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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

titled “Women Who Cultivate Letters,” for example, she proclaimed: “I believe there will be an epoch in which philosopher legislators will give serious attention to the education that women should receive, the civil laws that protect them, the duties that

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Administering Vaccination in Interwar Algeria

Medical Auxiliaries, Smallpox, and the Colonial State in the Communes mixtes

Hannah-Louise Clark

next section will show, they also depended on the procedure itself for its financial implications. “The Medical Auxiliary Facing His Duty” 71 Ould Amer was not wrong to describe vaccination as a physically demanding activity. Surviving itineraries and

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Félix Germain

many African-American scholars, who, under the influence of W.E.B. Du Bois and Carter G. Woodson, began to embrace a revisionist approach of African-American history and culture. 32 They felt it was their duty to insert African-American subjects into

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Jablonka’s History

Literature and the Search for Truth

Sarah Fishman

knowledge. But to inform and engage the public, we must first reach the public. None of this is the same as “making it up.” To Jablonka, historians have a duty to “tenir publiquement un discours de verité.” The historian struggles against a blind acceptance

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Black October

Comics, Memory, and Cultural Representations of 17 October 1961

Claire Gorrara

demonstrator on 17 October 1961, after his father insists he takes part as his duty to his family and community. Torn between a bandstand competition on the same evening and the march, Mohand/Vincent arrives at the demonstration in its latter stages. With his

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Incarnation, Alienation, and Emancipation

A Sartrean Analysis of Filmic Violence

Daniel Sullivan

play wrestling video games, the child rejects Randy, speaking with excitement about his preference for the latest Call of Duty game in which one can play a special ops fighter in the Iraq War. As Sartre says of the working-class child who will, in his

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Jean-Paul Sartre

The Russian Teatr Interviews of 1956 and 1962

Dennis A. Gilbert and Diana L. Burgin

trying to reach people who aren't listening to them. They dream of theater's return to its original mission—telling broad circles of people about their hopes and anxieties. This fundamental duty of dramatic art necessarily assumes a realistic quality, in