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Contested LoyaltyDebates over Patriotism in the Civil War North

Contested Loyalty: Debates over Patriotism in the Civil War North

Robert M. Sandow (ed.)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780823279753
eISBN:
9780823281503
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823279753.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: Civil War

This collection of ten essays explores the contested meanings of patriotismin the Civil War North. The words “loyalty” and “duty” vibrated across Northern society but what did they mean? How were ... More

Deconstructing the Death PenaltyDerrida's Seminars and the New Abolitionism

Deconstructing the Death Penalty: Derrida's Seminars and the New Abolitionism

Kelly Oliver and Stephanie Straub (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780823280100
eISBN:
9780823281541
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823280100.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

This volume represents the first collection of essays devoted exclusively to Jacques Derrida's Death Penalty Seminars, conducted from 1999 to 2001. The volume includes essays from a range of scholars ... More

Experiments in ExileC. L. R. James, Helio Oiticica, and the Aesthetic Sociality of Blackness

Experiments in Exile: C. L. R. James, Helio Oiticica, and the Aesthetic Sociality of Blackness

Laura Harris

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780823279784
eISBN:
9780823281480
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823279784.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

Comparing the radical aesthetic and social experiments undertaken by two exile intellectuals, James and Oiticica, Harris chart a desire in their work to formulate alternative theories of citizenship, ... More

GoodsAdvertising, Urban Space, and the Moral Law of the Image

Goods: Advertising, Urban Space, and the Moral Law of the Image

Emanuele Coccia

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780823280223
eISBN:
9780823281565
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823280223.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Aesthetics

Objects are all around us—and images of objects, advertisements for objects. Things are no longer merely purely physical or economic entities: within the visual economy of advertising, they are ... More

Inner AnimalitiesTheology and the End of the Human

Inner Animalities: Theology and the End of the Human

Eric Daryl Meyer

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780823280148
eISBN:
9780823281619
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823280148.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Philosophy of Religion

Inner Animalities analyses the human-animal distinction as a discursive theme running ubiquitously through Christian theological anthropology. Arguing that historically pervasive disavowals of human ... More

The Mediated MindAffect, Ephemera, and Consumerism in the Nineteenth Century

The Mediated Mind: Affect, Ephemera, and Consumerism in the Nineteenth Century

Susan Zieger

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780823279821
eISBN:
9780823281589
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823279821.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies

The latter half of the nineteenth century witnessed a mass media revolution in the widespread explosion of print; this book shows how the habits of consuming printed ephemera are still with us, even ... More

Oh Capitano!Celso Cesare Moreno - Adventurer, Cheater, and Scoundrel on Four Continents

Oh Capitano!: Celso Cesare Moreno - Adventurer, Cheater, and Scoundrel on Four Continents

Rudolph J. Vecoli and Francesco Durante

Donna R. Gabaccia (ed.)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780823279869
eISBN:
9780823281428
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823279869.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

Italian adventurer and sea captain Celso Cesare Moreno traveled the world lying, scheming, and building an extensive patron/client network to establish his reputation as a middleman and person of ... More

Other OthersThe Political after the Talmud

Other Others: The Political after the Talmud

Sergey Dolgopolski

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780823280186
eISBN:
9780823281640
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823280186.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Philosophy of Religion

Denying existence to certain others, while still tolerating diversity, stabilizes a political order in a society; or does it? Addressing this classical question of political thought, Other Others ... More

Our CountryNorthern Evangelicals and the Union during the Civil War Era

Our Country: Northern Evangelicals and the Union during the Civil War Era

Grant R. Brodrecht

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780823279906
eISBN:
9780823281497
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823279906.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: Civil War

Our Country explores northern evangelical thought and sentiment in relation to the concept of Union during the Civil War era. The book complements our understanding of northern motivation during the ... More

Portrait

Portrait

Jean-Luc Nancy

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780823279944
eISBN:
9780823281466
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823279944.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Aesthetics

This book examines the practice of portraits as a way in to grasping the paradoxes of subjectivity. This book is written from the perspective that the portrait is suspended between likeness and ... More

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