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Translation, Subjectivity, and Culture in France and England, 1600-1800

Translation, Subjectivity, and Culture in France and England, 1600-1800

Julie Candler Hayes

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804759441
eISBN:
9780804779791
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804759441.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

This book examines the evolution of neoclassical translation theory from its origins among the first generation of French Academicians to its subsequent importation to England by royalist exiles, its ... More

Trauma and MemoryReading, Healing, and Making Law

Trauma and Memory: Reading, Healing, and Making Law

Austin Sarat, Nadav Davidovitch, and Michal Alberstein (eds)

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804754057
eISBN:
9780804768122
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804754057.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This book explores different dimensions of trauma, both its relationship to the social sphere and to group identity, in order to open up new approaches to trauma from a healing perspective. Its ... More

Trauma and TransformationThe Political Progress of John Bunyan

Trauma and Transformation: The Political Progress of John Bunyan

Vera J. Camden (ed.)

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804757850
eISBN:
9780804768450
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804757850.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 17th-century and Restoration Literature

In 1649, the English people suffered a tremendous wound, a psychic lesion, as they both instigated and endured the killing of their king, Charles I. John Bunyan came of age in the shadow of this ... More

Trial of ModernityJudicial Reform in Early Twentieth-Century China, 1901-1937

Trial of Modernity: Judicial Reform in Early Twentieth-Century China, 1901-1937

Xiaoqun Xu

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804755863
eISBN:
9780804779500
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804755863.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Legal History

This book examines the Chinese judicial system and its operations in the Republican era, filling a gap in the scholarship on modern China, Chinese law, Chinese legal history, and comparative law. It ... More

True to Her WordThe Faithful Maiden Cult in Late Imperial China

True to Her Word: The Faithful Maiden Cult in Late Imperial China

Weijing Lu

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804758086
eISBN:
9780804786782
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804758086.001.0001
Subject:
History, Asian History

This book examines the broad cultural, social, and gender meanings of the “faithful maiden” cult in late imperial China (1368–1911). Across the empire, an increasing number of young women or ... More

Trust, but VerifyThe Politics of Uncertainty and the Transformation of the Cold War Order, 1969-1991

Trust, but Verify: The Politics of Uncertainty and the Transformation of the Cold War Order, 1969-1991

Martin Klimke, Reinhild Kreis, and Christian F. Ostermann (eds)

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780804798099
eISBN:
9781503600133
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804798099.001.0001
Subject:
History, Political History

This book uses trust—with its emotional and predictive aspects—to explore international relations in the second half of the Cold War, beginning with the late 1960s. The détente of the 1970s led to ... More

Turf WarsTerritory and Citizenship in the Contemporary State

Turf Wars: Territory and Citizenship in the Contemporary State

Bettina Ng'weno

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804755962
eISBN:
9780804768290
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804755962.001.0001
Subject:
Anthropology, Social and Cultural Anthropology

People of African descent living in the Colombian Andes had long been struggling, as peasants and workers, for political participation and equal citizenship. When the 1991 Colombian Constitution ... More

Uncommon SchoolsThe Global Rise of Postsecondary Institutions for Indigenous Peoples

Uncommon Schools: The Global Rise of Postsecondary Institutions for Indigenous Peoples

Wade Cole

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804772105
eISBN:
9780804779074
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804772105.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Education

Postsecondary institutions for indigenous peoples emerged in the late 1960s, just as other special purpose colleges based on gender or race began to close. What accounts for the emergence of these ... More

Understanding Hegel's Mature Critique of Kant

Understanding Hegel's Mature Critique of Kant

John McCumber

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780804785457
eISBN:
9780804788533
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804785457.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

Hegel’s critique of Kant was a turning point in the history of philosophy: for the first time, the concrete, situated, and in certain senses “naturalistic” style pioneered by Hegel confronted the ... More

Unexpected AlliancesIndependent Filmmakers, the State, and the Film Industry in Postauthoritarian South Korea

Unexpected Alliances: Independent Filmmakers, the State, and the Film Industry in Postauthoritarian South Korea

Young-a Park

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780804783613
eISBN:
9780804793476
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804783613.001.0001
Subject:
Anthropology, Asian Cultural Anthropology

Since 1999 South Korean films have drawn roughly 40 to 60 percent of the Korean domestic box office, matching or even surpassing Hollywood films in popularity. How did this Korean “film explosion” ... More

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