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Cultures of Ambivalence and Contempt

Studies in Jewish-Non-Jewish Relations (Parkes-Wiener Series)

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Published by Mitchell Vallentine & Company .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography: general,
  • Jewish studies,
  • Judaism - Theology,
  • Christianity and other religions,
  • Christianity,
  • Relations,
  • Religion - Judaism,
  • Judaism - History,
  • Religion,
  • Judaism - General,
  • Jewish - General,
  • Parkes, James William,,
  • Christianity and antisemitism,
  • Christianity and other religio,
  • Judaism

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsJames William Parkes (Editor), Sian Jones (Editor), Tony Kushner (Editor), Sarah Pearce (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages321
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8283096M
    ISBN 100853033250
    ISBN 109780853033257

    Ambivalence definition, uncertainty or fluctuation, especially when caused by inability to make a choice or by a simultaneous desire to say or do two opposite or conflicting things. See more. Cesarani, D , Reporting Antisemitism: the Jewish Chronicle, in S Jones, T Kushner & S Pearce (eds), Cultures of Ambivalence and Contempt. Frank Cass, London, pp. .

    Modernity and Ambivalence. Zygmunt Bauman. Cornell University Press, - Social Science - pages. 0 Reviews. From inside the book. All Book Search results » About the author () Zygmunt Bauman is Emeritus Professor of sociology at . The Ambivalence of Colonial Discourse: Waiting for the Barbarians in the Gaze of the Other In this paper J. M. Coetzee’s novel Waiting for the Barbarians is seen as fundamentally disrupting the binary logic that un-derpins colonial discourse. The binary constructs an image of the civilized, rational and good, and the primitive, irrationalFile Size: KB.

    ambivalent meaning: 1. having two opposing feelings at the same time, or being uncertain about how you feel: 2. having. Learn more. Terrorists and peacemakers may grow up in the same community and adhere to the same religious tradition. The killing carried out by one and the reconciliation fostered by the other indicate the range of dramatic and contradictory responses to human suffering by religious actors. Yet religion's ability to inspire violence is intimately related to its equally impressive power as a .


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Get this from a library. Cultures of ambivalence and contempt: studies in Jewish-non-Jewish relations: essays in honour of the centenary of the birth of James Parkes. [James Parkes; S Jones; Tony Kushner; Sarah Pearce;]. This collection of essays focuses on the concepts of tolerance and intolerance as it commemorates the life of James Parkes - the man who pioneered the study of antisemitism and Jewish-non-Jewish relations.

The essays analyse many different examples of antisemitism, ambivalence and by: 3. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle.

On Ambivalence isn't even clear on what ambivalence is, as if the author hadn't bothered to consult a standard dictionary. There is a pretension of classifying different types of ambivalence, parsing their respective meanings and implications for human life - just like Frankfurt distinguishes between bulls****ing and by: 6.

A concise guide to ambivalence, from Adam and Eve (to eat the apple or not?) to Hamlet (to be or not?) to globalization (e pluribus unum or not?). Why is it so hard to make up our minds.

Adam and Eve set the template: Do we or don't we eat the apple. They chose, half-heartedly, and nothing was ever the same again. With this book, Kenneth Weisbrode offers a crisp, literate. Edited Book: Jones S, Kushner T & Pearce S (eds.) () Cultures of Ambivalence and Contempt: studies in Jewish-non-Jewish relations: Essays in honor of the centenary of the birth of James Parkes.

Parkes-Wiener Series on Jewish Studies. Cultures of contempt and ambivalence: studies in Jewish-non-Jewish relations Cultures of contempt and ambivalence: studies in Jewish-non-Jewish relations This collection of essays focuses on the concepts of tolerance and intolerance as it commemorates the life of James Parkes - the man who pioneered the study of antisemitism and Jewish-non Cited by: 1.

No joke, I'm ambivalent about this book - and I'm relieved most reviewers seem to be so, too. Not a brilliant essay or argument by any means, but it does get more intriguing toward the end, talking about Obama's ability to make hay out of our society's ambivalence, and talking about war and peace and how there are no clear victories anymore, with so many outside /5.

Ambivalence is a state of having simultaneous conflicting reactions, beliefs, or feelings towards some object.

Stated another way, ambivalence is the experience of having an attitude towards someone or something that contains both positively and negatively valenced components. The term also refers to situations where "mixed feelings" of a more general sort are experienced. Sarah J. Pearce is Ian Karten Professor of History and Head of the School of Humanities at the University of is known in particular for her work on Jews in the Hellenistic world and the Roman Empire, especially the life and work of Philo of mater: University of Oxford, University of London.

Mimicry, Ambivalence, and Hybridity cultural and even climatic differences which emerge in the colonial discourse as the mixed and split texts of hybridity. If the English book is read as a production of hybridity, Bhabha argues, subverts the.

Muslim World Book Review. From the Inside Flap. Modernity, argues Bauman, promised to bring the kind of clarity and transparency to human life that only reason can offer.

This has not happened, and today we no longer believe that it ever will. We are ever more acutely aware of the irredeemable contingency of our existence, choices, identities Cited by: Summary of The Ambivalence of the Sacred: Religion, Violence, and Reconciliation Summary written by Damon Lynch Citation: R.

Scott Appleby. The Ambivalence of the Sacred: Religion, Violence, and Reconciliation. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Distinct brand cultures, that at times overlap and compete with each other, are taken up in each chapter: the normalization of a feminized self-brand in social media, the brand culture of street art in urban spaces, religious brand cultures such as New Age Spirituality and Prosperity Christianity,and the culture of green branding and shopping.

He shows the same ambivalence in his attitude toward the masses. As far as they rebel within the limits he has set he is with them. But when they attack the authorities he approves of, an intense hatred and contempt for the masses comes to the fore.

Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Author of Angels in America, Homebody/Kabul, A Meditation from Angels in America, Remembering Cable Street, Cultures of ambivalence and contempt, The Jewish Heritage in British History, Remembering Refugees, Traditions of intolerance.

Sarah Banet-Weiser is Professor and Head of the Department of Media and Communications at the London School of Economics.

She is the author of four books, including Authentic™: The Politics of Ambivalence in a Brand Culture (), which won the International Communication Association's Outstanding Book Award, The Most Beautiful Girl in the World: Brand: New York University Press.

Home › Postcolonialism › Ambivalence in Post-colonialism. Ambivalence in Post-colonialism By Nasrullah Mambrol on Septem • (3). A term first developed in psychoanalysis to describe a continual fluctuation between wanting one thing and wanting its opposite.

It also refers to a simultaneous attraction toward and repulsion from an object. "National character," "modal personality," "collective unconscious," "ethnic mentality," "cultural identity" -- these and similar notions are designed to capture psychological traits that distinguish one social group from another.

Attempts to isolate such hypothetical qualities are not different in principle from efforts to describe religious, legal, or other social patterns found among people Author: Alexander Etkind. For an excellent analysis of this theory, see Sarah Pearce, “Attitudes of Contempt: Christian Anti-Judaism and the Bible,” in Cultures of Ambivalence and Contempt: Studies in Jewish-Non-Jewish Relations, ed.

Siân Jones, Tony kushner, and Sarah Pearce (London: Vallentine JEGP _4 8/12/14 PM. Ambivalence definition: the simultaneous existence of two opposed and conflicting attitudes, emotions, etc | Meaning, pronunciation, translations and examples. Author of Antisemitism, The emergence of the Jewish problem,Judaism and Christianity, Cultures of ambivalence and contempt, A history of the Jewish people, The foundations of Judaism and Christianity, The story of Jerusalem, The concept of a chosen people in Judaism and Christianity.

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