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“Such a Poor Finish”

Illegitimacy, Murder, and War Veterans in England, 1918-1923

Ginger S. Frost

kill Evelyn, however, meant that he probably never saw his daughters again. 29 The handling of the divorce was a strong indication of the sympathies of the HO as well as the changing societal norms about marriage, adultery, and illegitimacy in the 1920s

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’Tis but a Habit in an Unconsolidated Democracy

Habitual Voting, Political Alienation and Spectatorship

Anthony Lawrence A. Borja

. Spectatorship is the norm in a society of irremovable spectacles and what I note from his discussion is the need to find a new approach to a unity between the spectacle and the spectator, a unity that can lead to emancipation and is based upon a re-thinking of

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Contested Memory

Retrieving the Africanist (Liberatory) Conception of Non-racialism

Ndumiso Dladla

Liberalism and racism have been intertwined for hundreds of years, for the same developments of modernity that brought liberalism into existence as a supposedly general set of political norms also brought race into existence as a set of restrictions

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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

between the two authors is that both try, with a similar demand for radicality, to think an ethics of freedom by confronting difficulties and paradoxes occasioned by the idea of a norm giving itself as freedom ( l’idée de la donation de soi d’une norme

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Neither Shadow nor Spectre

Populism as the Ideological Embodiment of the Democratic Paradox

Anthony Lawrence Borja

Between the populist demagogue and the citizenry is a sustained dance between their respective ideas, values, norms and experiences. This dance, however, is not necessarily harmonious. It can lead, and has led to, friction between a populist and the

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Ecaterina Lung

’s behavioral norms, and women were left to accept and even interiorize them. 10 This misogynist attitude was inherited from antiquity and reinforced by the church fathers, starting from the notion of the intrinsic bad and sinful nature of women, as descendants

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Lawrence Ogbo Ugwuanyi

from the principles of white supremacy. There were no provisions for alternative values rooted in indigenous worldviews, such that colonial values, institutions, constitutions, norm and ideals, and so on, were the approved values. Two prominent

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Art to Table

The Power of Aesthetics in Women’s Cookbooks of the Belle Époque

Samantha Presnal

gender norms without seeming to sabotage the social system. Mix: Combining Domestic Cuisine and Concepts of Art Imbrications of food and art can be traced to the distant past, from the intricate engravings found on serving vessels to the vibrant

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Invoking a World of Ideas

Theory and Interpretation in the Justification of Colonialism

David Boucher

meticulous use of the methods and norms of inquiry, which presuppose a social context against which the efficacy of warranted conclusions are justified, and which form the basis of future inquiries. With respect to understanding justifications of colonialism

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Decolonising Borders

Re-imagining Strangeness and Spaces

John Sodiq Sanni

first level, culture can be construed as the traditional values, contemporary ways of life and modes of understanding of a citizenry. In this broad and general view of culture, enlightenment principles, liberal democratic norms and economic liberalism