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The Arctic in World Environmental History
This Article situates the Arctic in global environmental history across the long duration of time. For millions of years, the Arctic has been the world’s most important “barometer of global changeExpand
Divided Lands, Phantom Limbs: Partition in the Indian Subcontinent, Palestine, China, and Korea
A healthy nation is as unconscious of its nationality as a healthy man of his bones. But if you break a nation's nationality it will think of nothing else but getting it set again. It will listen toExpand
Nathanael West and the Mystery of Feeling
Satire reemerges in modernism because it offers an escape from coercive identifications enacted through sentimentality. As seen in the fiction of Nathanael West, however, satire's rejection ofExpand
Okonkwo and the Storyteller: Death, Accident, and Meaning in Chinua Achebe and Walter Benjamin
Walter Benjamin's essay "The Storyteller: Reflections on the Works of Nikolai Leskov" famously exam ines the transition from oral to written narrative, a _transition Benjamin elucidates with aExpand
Why Can't Biologists Read Poetry? Ian McEwan's Enduring Love
Since the reinvention of social Darwinism as sociobiology in the 1970s, and particularly since the reinvention of sociobiology as evolutionary psychology in the 1990s, the deployment of DarwinianExpand
Does Power Trump Law
FIG U R ES 1790 IN TRODUCTION 1790 I. TREATIES IN INTERNATIONAL-LAW SCHOLARSHIP 1793 A. From Classical to Structural Realism: Anarchy D eterm ines O utcom es 1793 B. Anarchy Management: TreatiesExpand