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Books Books 1 - 10 of about 19 related to Downcast Eyes: The Denigration of Vision in Twentieth-century French Thought.    

Force Fields: Between Intellectual History and Cultural Critique

Martin Jay - Art - 2014 - 288 pages
First Published in 1993. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
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Cultural Semantics: Keywords of Our Time

Martin Jay - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1998 - 263 pages
This text investigates some of the central concepts by which we currently organize our thought and lives. It examines what words do and perform and the extent to which the ...
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Refractions of Violence

Martin Jay - History - 2013 - 224 pages
A new collection of essays by the internationally recognized cultural critic and intellectual historian Martin Jay that revolves around the themes of violence and visuality ...
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Marxism and Totality: The Adventures of a Concept from Lukács to Habermas

Martin Jay - History - 1984 - 576 pages
Totality has been an abiding concern from the first generation of Western Marxists, most notably Lukács, Korsch, Gramsci, and Bloch, through the second, exemplified by the ...
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The Weimar Republic Sourcebook

Chancellor Professor of German and Film Studies Anton Kaes, Martin Jay, Edward Dimendberg, Associate Professor of Film and Media Studies Edward Dimendberg - 1994 - 806 pages
A laboratory for competing visions of modernity, the Weimar Republic (1918-1933) continues to haunt the imagination of the twentieth century. Its political and cultural lessons ...
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Songs of Experience: Modern American and European Variations on a Universal ...

Martin Jay - History - 2005 - 441 pages
Few words in both everyday parlance and theoretical discourse have been as rhapsodically defended or as fervently resisted as "experience." Yet, to date, there have been no ...
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The Virtues of Mendacity: On Lying in Politics

Martin Jay - Political Science - 2010 - 264 pages
When Michael Dukakis accused George H. W. Bush of being the "Joe Isuzu of American Politics" during the 1988 presidential campaign, he asserted in a particularly American tenor ...
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The Dialectical Imagination: A History of the Frankfurt School and the ...

Martin Jay - Philosophy - 1996 - 382 pages
Herbert Marcuse, Erich Fromm, Max Horkheimer, Franz Neumann, Theodor Adorno, Leo Lowenthal—the impact of the Frankfurt School on the sociological, political, and cultural ...
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Essays from the Edge: Parerga and Paralipomena

Martin Jay - History - 2011 - 280 pages
Over his distinguished career as a European intellectual historian and cultural critic, Martin Jay has explored a variety of major themes: the Frankfurt School, the exile of ...
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