Radical Future Pasts

Author: Romand Coles
Publisher: University Press of Kentucky
ISBN: 0813145546
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Unlike conventional "state of the discipline" collections, this volume does not summarize where the field of political theory has been.

Ghosts Of Futures Past

Author: Molly McGarry
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520274539
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This is perhaps the weightiest, the most thoughtful, the most powerfully original, of all the many contributions her book makes."—Henry Abelove, author of The Evangelist of Desire: John Wesley and the Methodists and Deep Gossip “What ...

Rennie S Way

Author: Verna Mae Slone
Publisher: University Press of Kentucky
ISBN: 0813145791
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A girl takes care of her baby sister after their mother dies, willingly giving up her own dreams. A tale of self-sacrifice set in the Kentucky of the 1920s. By the author of Sarah Ellen, of which this is an expanded edition.

Re Writing The Radical

Author: Maike Oergel
Publisher: Walter de Gruyter
ISBN: 3110290111
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1 Stephen Toulmin and Jane Goodfield, The Discovery of Time (London:
Hutchinson, 1965). Reinhart Koselleck, Vergangene Zukunft: Zur Semantik
geschichtlicher Zeiten (Frankfurt a. M.: Suhr— kamp, 1979), pp. 34, 321; English
translation: Future Pasts: On the Semantics of Historical Time, translated by Keith
Tribe (Columbia SC: Columbia University Press, 2004). 3 For a more extensive
discussion see Dirk Gottsche, Zeit ini Roman: Literarische Zeitrq'lexion und die
Geschichte des ...

Altering Fate

Author: Michael Lewis
Publisher: Guilford Press
ISBN: 9781572303713
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Daring to challenge prevailing models of child development, this provocative book argues that what enables us to survive--and sets us free from our pasts--is our astonishing adaptability to change, shaped by the uniquely human attributes of ...

Communications Social Order Ppr

Author: Hugh Dalziel Duncan
Publisher: Transaction Publishers
ISBN: 9781412819961
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Social time is always present time because we select the kind of pasts and
futures we need to act in a present. Futures and pasts are symbolized in terms of
what we want to do now, of solutions to problems which must be solved in order
for action to go on. Thus, conservatives invoke past traditions, radicals future
utopias, to legitimize their acts. In science we invoke a past to explain a present,
as in genetic theory. Or, we invoke a future, "the goal toward which the organism
presses.

Science In The Archives

Author: Lorraine Daston
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022643236X
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Each chapter explores the practices, politics, economics, and open-ended potential of the sciences of the archives, making this the first book devoted to the role of archives in the natural and human sciences.

Africa Since 1940

Author: Frederick Cooper
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1107651344
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This text will help students understand the historical process out of which Africa's position in the world has emerged.

Present Pasts

Author: Andreas Huyssen
Publisher: Stanford University Press
ISBN: 9780804745611
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One of the most surprising cultural and political phenomena of recent years has
been the emergence of memory as a key cultural and political concern in
Western societies, a turning toward the past that stands in stark contrast to the
privileging of the future so characteristic of earlier decades of twentieth-century
modernity. From the early twentieth century's apocalyptic myths of radical
breakthrough and the emergence of the "new man" in Europe via the murderous
phantasms of racial ...