Marxist approaches to literature require an understanding of the primary economic and social bases of culture since Marxist aesthetic theory sees the work of art as a product, directly or indirectly, of the base structure of society.
Masculine gender theory as a separate enterprise has focused largely on social, literary, and historical accounts of the construction of male gender identities.
There are no prerequisites, but either POLS or a previous course in political theory is encouraged. Feminist gender theory followed slightly behind the reemergence of political feminism in the United States and Western Europe during the s. As a proponent of anti-foundationalism and anti-essentialism within a pragmatist framework, he echoes the postmodern strain of conventionalism and relativismbut opposes much of postmodern thinking with his commitment to social liberalism.
Though not the first writer to explore the historical condition of postcolonialism, the Palestinian literary theorist Edward Said's book Orientalism is generally regarded as having inaugurated the field of explicitly "Postcolonial Criticism" in the West. African American Religions This course is an exploration of the rich diversity of African American religions from the colonial period to the present.
His eyes saw the yellow gravel and the grey walls, and his brain still remembered, foresaw, reasoned—reasoned even about puddles. Cross-Cultural Studies X This course examines the variety of ways the childhood is experienced in cultures around the world.
And perhaps it is not even desirable, industrialism being what it is, that it should learn to disguise itself as something else. Government control and censorship can inhibit literary development, perhaps deform it a little, and can destroy authors outright; but, whether in the France of Louis XIV or in the Soviet Union of the 20th century, it cannot be said to have a fundamental effect upon the course of literature.
Tuesday 2 pm - 5 pm Semester 2: In the eighth edition, terms like editor, illustrator, translator, etc. Finally I fired my two remaining shots into the spot where I thought his heart must be.
Even the most transitory television serial was written down before it was performed, and the script can be consulted in the files. This technique, which was first perfected in the verse novels of Robert Browningin fact reached its most extreme development in the English language in poetry: We will examine the cultural traditions, contemporary issues, and historical policies that have shaped the social experiences of Native peoples in the United States and Canada with attention to: Museum of Modern Art, New York.
As newly freed people and full citizens, African Americans learned that the process of citizenship would not be seamless or easy, and that the fight was just beginning.
On the outskirts of the mining towns there are frightful landscapes where your horizon is ringed completely round by jagged grey mountains, and underfoot is mud and ashes and over-head the steel cables where tubs of dirt travel slowly across miles of country.
Scarcely half the people who ordered books from us ever came back. Neoclassicismespecially in its 18th-century developments, confused—for ordinary minds, at any rate—formula with form and so led to the revolt called Romanticism.Postmodernism is a broad movement that developed in the mid- to lateth century across philosophy, the arts, architecture, and criticism and that marked a departure from modernism.
The term has also more generally been applied to the historical era following modernity and the tendencies of this era. (In this context, "modern" is not used in the sense of "contemporary", but merely as a name.
Behavior Modification - Behavior modification is happening more frequently than not in today’s society. It enforces and recognizes good behavior in many different circumstances, whether it is used on prison inmates which good behavior is rewarded with incentives, giving your animal a treat for doing a trick or if it is a golden star for a child’s good work done.
Marlboro faculty come to the college from around the world, bringing with them knowledge gained from extensive research, travel, and practical experience, as well as schooling at the world's top institutions. Latin American Studies is a gateway to the region and its cultures, politics and history.
The major in Latin American Studies (LAS) can be studied on its own, providing knowledge about a region valuable for employers across different fields and industries. Studies in American Indian literature: critical essays and course designs.
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