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Eternity and Print

How Medieval Ideas of Time Influenced the Development of Mechanical Reproduction of Texts and Images

Bennett Gilbert

. Augustine's view of eternity in his Confessions is part of a presentist philosophy of time. We cannot locate past and future moments except in present thinking activity. 3 All time, he says, is present time, and all present time is instantaneously

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“Text-as-Means” versus “Text-as-End-in-Itself”

Some Reasons Why Literary Scholars Have Been Slow to Hop on the Mobilities Bus

Lynne Pearce

. Claus Lassen, Vincent Kauffman, and Ida Sofie Gotzsche Lange (London: Routledge), 205–213. 20 See Henri Bergson, “Memory of the Present and False Recognition” in T ime and the Instant: Essays in the Physics and Philosophy of Time , ed. Robin Durie

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Shelling from the ivory tower

Project Camelot and the post–World War II operationalization of social science

Philip Y. Kao

procedure” (2008: 24). Stated another way, can there be an Archimedean point from which to capture both the political creation of particular times and the forms of society and history? An alternative political philosophy of time is Nathan Widder’s usage of

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The Presence of the Past in the Era of the Nation-State

Nicolas Argenti

examine the implications for ethnographic insight of his own presumption that only ‘objective’ time—imperceptible to all, by Gell’s own admission—should be afforded reality status. Accordingly, Gell (1992: 318) does not consider Bergson’s philosophy of

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Kyle Whyte

Andrews, writes about the philosophy of time involved in her work: [KB] There’s the circular shape, but there’s also the lateral, the different strands on the spider’s web, and then I envision what happens when a fly lands and there’s a vibration. So we