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Richard Kroll's introduction seeks to frame the contributions by reference to the most significant critical discussions. The E-mail message field is required. Don't already have an Oxford Academic account? On the cover is plate 4 by Hogarth. The Politics and Poetics of Transgression. What eighteenth century language acts tried to maintain the place of the carnivalesque in what would become bourgeois spaces? Under the thrall of the goddess, the social, political, economic, and religious identity of Bengalis takes shape.
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The author argues that both of these standpoints are problematic as they involve 'stranger fetishism'; they assume that the stranger 'has a life of its own'. Jahrhundert untersuchen hier unter anderem Geographen, Soziologen, Medizin- und Umwelthistoriker. A general introduction by the editor reviews theoretical perspectives and provides a rationale for the collection. I read it at university and it led me to see the world in a completely different light. The novel has been the object of some of the most exciting and important critical speculations, and the eighteenth-century novel has been at the centre of new approaches both to the novel and to the period between 1750 and 1800. A new bibliographical essay and introduction bring the English-language reader up-to-date with the progress of Bakhtin studies in Russia. Category: Social Science Author : Richard.
Contains dramatic new material, drawn from post-perestroika sources, which demythologizes the image of this important writer. Please use this display as a guideline and modify as needed. Their bourgeois character had to be produced. Jessica DeSpain's study of this period of textual instability examines how the physical book acted as a major form of cultural exchange between Britain and the United States that called attention to volatile texts and the identities they manifested. About this Item: Cornell University Press, 1986. These essays reflect the variety and vitality of the debates engendered by the last three decades of research by confronting the ambiguous terms for prostitution in ancient languages, the difficulty of distinguishing the prostitute from the woman who is merely promiscuous or adulterous, the question of whether sacred or temple prostitution actually existed in the ancient Near East and Greece, and the political and social implications of literary representations of prostitutes and courtesans.
This article reports on an unusual participant observer study of a union campaign. McDermott confronts controversies over the tradition of blood sacrifice and the status-seekers who compete for symbolic capital. Basically, how everything that is normal and accepted within society becomes the opposite. The first book to recount the history of these festivals and their revelry, rivalry, and nostalgic power, this volume marks an unprecedented achievement in the mapping of a major public event. A valuable contribution to scholarly debates on the place of excessive bodies in contemporary culture.
This volume will be a crucial corollary to work on the tyranny of slenderness; a collection of different perspectives on the fat body is sorely missing in women's studies, communication, and media studies. About this Item: Condition: Good. It doesn't disappear--so where does it go, how does it transform, and why has it remained largely illegible to us? Therefore, it is quite clear that the term is of extreme relevance to the carnival and carnivalesque and the above mentioned will need to be researched and developed further, before being applied to the experience of the Carnevale Venezia. The authors compare high and low discourse in a variety of domains, and discover that, in every case, the polarities structure and depend upon each other and, in certain instances, interpenetrate to produce political change. At a time when the importance of spacial theories and spacial metaphors to sport is being increasingly recognised, this pioneering work on the changing landscape of sporting life will appeal to students of the history, sociology and management of sport. Table of Contents for: The politics and poetics of transgressio. Ob schrumpfende ostdeutsche Städte, Großstädte wie Berlin oder »Megacities« wie Lagos und Jakarta: Der Umgang mit Wasser erweist sich als Schlüssel zum Verständnis moderner Stadtkultur.