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Soft terms from broken symmetries
Open-source software to conduct online rating studies.
(Springer Verlag (Germany), 2010-05-31)
Several software programs exist to assist researchers in setting up online questionnaires. Existing tools are of little help for delivering online rating studies, for which it is often desirable to collect data from ...
The Natural History of The Silkewormes and their Flies
(Manchester University Press: Cahiers Élisabéthains, 2010-09-01)
This study examines the overlap between natural philosophy and humanist imitation in two works by Thomas Moffet: his reference work Insectorum sive Minimorum Animalum Theatrum (written c.1589) and his poem The Silkewormes, ...
Virtuous Violence and the Politics of Statecraft in Machiavelli, Clausewitz and Weber
(Wiley: 24 months, 2010-04-23)
This article seeks to problematise the dominant understandings of the relationship between politics and violence in political theory. Liberal political theory identifies politics with the pacified arena of the modern state; ...
Remnants and Revenants: politics and violence in the work of Agamben and Derrida
(Wiley: 24 months, 2010-09-14)
Jacques Derrida and Giorgio Agamben both consider the question of whether there can be politics without violence, offering contrasting responses. In the case of Agamben, the remnant (that which remains) is disruptive and ...