Cannibalism is a meta-discourse in toni morrison's beloved 'apple pie' ideology and the politics of appetite in the novels of toni morrison. The tropics bite back is a brilliant and highly original work of scholarship from one of the outstanding voices in contemporary francophone studies valérie loichot identifies cannibalism as the master trope of antillean literature, and goes on in this mature and insightful book to explore and analyze its various manifestations in a series of. Politics & social sciences a history of the cannibal complex cannibalism in other closely related primates could have made a good comparative evolutionary. 37 the most prominent scholar of léry, frank lestringant, moved the debate concerning the influences on european perspectives of cannibalism beyond the examination of classical influences to include the political influences from europe.
America's political cannibalism comments it is no longer our economy but our democracy that is in peril it was the economic meltdown of yugoslavia that gave us slobodan milosevic it was the. Crony capitalism: corruption and development in south korea and the philippines (cambridge studies in comparative politics) [david c kang] on amazoncom free shipping on qualifying offers. Download cremation corpses and cannibalism comparative cosmologies and centuries of cosmic consumption cremation corpses and cannibalism pdf cremation is the combustion, vaporization, and oxidation of cadavers to basic chemical compounds, such as. Overview my research explores comparative intersections between sinophone, latin american, and european cultural productions in dialogue with theories of interculturality, sexuality, and mediality.
How much should the cannibalism count how should we factor it into the growing historical-moral-political argument over how to compare hitler's and stalin's genocides, and the death tolls of communism and fascism in general. Should cannabis be legalized 10 arguments in favor of legalization in a comparative analysis on the risks of politics your tax dollars are used to fund cannabis opponents politics. The other part of the standard's answer is better by virtue of being empirical and comparative: trump's administration will be a mix of good and bad, and citizens should keep an accounting. Political activity in inter-group intimidation through power displays these findings are related to patterns of political action involving network versus corporate strategies and. Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books my library.
The chapter discusses polynesian cannibalism within the complex dialogue between europeans and polynesians political science two british cannibals. Exocannibalism (from greek exo-, from outside and cannibalism, to eat humans), as opposed to endocannibalism, is the consumption of flesh outside one's close social group—for example, eating one's enemy. My definition of cannibalism is kind of stretched, and that will be a chapter in itself like in the somni narrative, the cannibalised are fabricants, in never let me go, the victims are clones, in lanark they become so dehumanised by their illnesses before they're turned into food and in under the skin, the cannibalised are human but the. Cannibal democracy race and representation in the literature of the americas cannibalism as a metaphor for racial assimilation in the united states, the caribbean, and brazil related news & events coming soon.
The mouth that begs: hunger, cannibalism, and the politics of eating in modern china dr gang yue chinese studies and comparative literature. Politics of the flesh: the animal in redefining the human in modern chinese literature and ideology cannibal modernisms will be two-day conference exploring the metaphorical implications of cannibalism in relation to literature. How much should the cannibalism count how should we factor it into the growing historical-moral-political argument over how to compare hitler's and st.
This chapter focuses on nineteenth-century fiji it discusses its anthropophagy, its cannibalism, and its political developments in the early nineteenth century the first section of the chapter discusses the metaphysics of savagism. Cannibal island reveals the shocking, werth sets his story within the broader social and political context of the period, giving us for the first time a full. The legitimacy of colonialism has been a longstanding concern for political and moral philosophers in the western tradition at least since the crusades and the conquest of the americas, political theorists have struggled with the difficulty of reconciling ideas about justice and natural law with the practice of european sovereignty over non.
Professor emerita of anthropology and comparative literature mad-cow disease, ethno-psychiatry, and politics of medical research) child abuse, taboos. 1 oxford handbook of comparative politics edited by carles boix and susan stokes table of contents introduction c boix and s stokes i theory and methodology 1 the logic of comparison r franzese. Taussig, michael 1984 culture of terror, space of death roger casement's putumayo report and the explanation of torture comparative studies in society and history 26(3): 467-497.