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Human Connection in the Light of the Writings of Karl Marx and Amartya Sen

An Investigation Using Franz Kafka's Metamorphosis and Manik Bandyopadhyay's Ekannoborti

Simantini Mukhopadhyay

identities in actually existing, contemporary societies. To understand Sen's approach to human connection, the article introduces his critique of the view of rationality as unalloyed pursuit of self-interest, invoking his notions of sympathy, antipathy, and

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The Gallic Rooster Crows Again

The Paradox of French Anti-Americanism

Richard Kuisel

“Those damned French!” That was President Eisenhower’s reaction back in 1954 when the French National Assembly killed an American-sponsored scheme for a European defense force.1 Almost 50 years later, Senator John McCain, in an off-the-cuff remark during the election primary last year, referred to a minor diplomatic dustup as “one of the many reasons I hate the French.”2 In Washington today such language, at least voiced by officials in public, is extremely rare. But the French, inadvertently to be sure, often seem to provide ample cause for such antipathy. Today, as in the early years of the cold war, the French have taken the lead in bashing the United States.

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Laurent J.G. van der Maesen

fails to attain. A comparison between the nature of central concepts applied by Karl Marx and Amartya Sen about alienation, antagonism, sympathy, antipathy, commitment, and choice of identities are connected with the work of, respectively, Franz Kafka

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John Sonnett

“angry anti-private-market activists” with banners reading “Water for People, Not for Profits” (486). Solomon’s antipathy is clearly linked to his belief that market forces are the key to solving problems of water scarcity. Although he recognizes the

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Clay Clemens

her refugee policy gave her some immunity from attack. Meanwhile, broad antipathy for Donald Trump underscored her global stature, and she continued outpolling any likely spd rival. With support for the Union stabilizing in surveys, in November 2016

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A Spectre Haunting Europe

Angela Merkel and the Challenges of Far-Right Populism

Joyce Marie Mushaben

antipathies they developed earlier. Those sentiments would have been rendered dormant during the intervening years by their need to pursue low-paid, undervalued forms of employment after gdr firms disappeared; they might have been further mollified by a

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Ian Mahoney and Tony Kearon

antipathy toward the EU that underpinned it— despite the unquestionable economic benefits to the local region derived from continued EU membership—cannot be simply dismissed as an irrational outburst or product of a supine and media manipulated local

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The New Nationalism?

Antecedents of the Alternative for Germany's Islamfeindlichkeit

J Sterphone

protest against mainstream parties, but rather as the continuation and significant amplification of a long-standing antipathy toward Islam and Muslims. In this context, a subset of the AfD's anti-Muslim positions are apprehensible by the German public

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“The Fourth Reich Is Here”

An Exploration of Populist Depictions of the European Union as a German Plot to Take Over Europe

Julian Pänke

austerity. Since 2015, antipathy toward the eu has further increased as it has failed to formulate an effective response to the refugee crisis. 59 Furthermore, the share of the Greek population that “approved” of the eu' s leadership fell from 60 percent

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Selective Empathy

Workers, Colonial Subjects, and the Affective Politics of French Romantic Socialism

Naomi J. Andrews

no one had reminded we Christians that it was the day of the Lord.” 76 Nonetheless, antipathy toward Islam was certainly constitutive, for these French socialists, of Algerians’ otherness, given the centrality of Christian imagery and identifications