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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 - Philosophy - 1993 - 236 pages
First Published in 1993. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
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Vision in Context: Historical and Contemporary Perspectives on Sight

Teresa Brennan - Art - 1996 - 240 pages
Vision and the gaze are key issues in the analysis of racism, sexism and ethnocentrism. In recent radical theory, generally, and French theory in particular, vision has been ...
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Cultural Semantics: Keywords of Our Time

Martin Jay - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1998 - 263 pages
A leading intellectual historian explores some of the reigning assumptions and imperatives of our age. By looking closely at what "words do and perform", Martin Jay makes us ...
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The Dialectical Imagination: A History of the Frankfurt School and the ...

Martin Jay - History - 1973 - 382 pages
A history of the Frankfurt School and its impact during its early years in Germany and the United States. This edition includes a new preface which reflects on the continuing ...
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The Weimar Republic Sourcebook

Anton Kaes, Martin Jay, Edward Dimendberg - History - 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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Refractions of Violence

Martin Jay - History - 2003 - 228 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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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 Modernist Imagination: Intellectual History and Critical Theory : Essays ...

Warren Breckman, Martin Jay - History - 2009 - 417 pages
Some of the most exciting and innovative work in the humanities currently takes place at the intersection of intellectual history and critical theory. Just as critical ...
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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 Luk cs, Korsch, Gramsci, and Bloch, through the second, exemplified by the ...
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