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Ancient Tragedy and the Origins of Modern Science

Michael Davis - Philosophy - 1988 - 178 pages
Through a close reading of Sophocles’ Ajax, Descartes’ Discourse on Method, and Plato's Meno, Davis argues that ancient tragedy and modern science are alternative responses to ...
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The Politics of Philosophy: A Commentary on Aristotle's Politics

Michael Davis - Philosophy - 2000 - 176 pages
In the most original interpretation of Aristotle's Politics in years, Michael Davis delivers many memorable and provocative formulations of Aristotle's messages concerning the ...
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The Argument of the Action: Essays on Greek Poetry and Philosophy

Seth Benardete, Ronna Burger, Michael Davis - Literary Criticism - 2000 - 434 pages
Benardete's original interpretations are the fruits of this discovery of "the argument of the action.""--Jacket.
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Ethics and the University

Michael Davis - Education - 1999 - 267 pages
Ethics and the University brings together two closely related topics, the practice of ethics in the university ("academic ethics") and the teaching of practical or applied ...
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Rituals: Light for the Soul

Michael Davis - Religion - 2002 - 120 pages
In today's hectic world, time for oneself can be difficult to come by - but simple acts such as lighting a candle or making tea can become calming, renewing rituals. This ...
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George Eliot and Nineteenth-century Psychology: Exploring the Unmapped Country

Michael Davis - Literary Criticism - 2006 - 216 pages
This study of Eliot as a psychological novelist examines her writings in the context of a large volume of nineteenth-century scientific writing. Michael Davis aligns Eliot's ...
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Art of Dress Designing

Michael Davis - Costume - 2007 - 206 pages
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Justice in the Shadow of Death: Rethinking Capital and Lesser Punishments

Michael Davis - Law - 1996 - 293 pages
With wide public support in 1994, Congress established more than sixty new capital crimes. In Justice in the Shadow of Death, Davis argues that, if the United States is ever to ...
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