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Counting Tensor Model Observables and Branched Covers of the 2-Sphere
Lattice gauge theories of permutation groups with a simple topological action (henceforth permutation-TFTs) have recently found several applications in the combinatorics of quantum field theories (QFTs). They have been ...
Oulibertinage: Play and Pudeur in Anne Garréta's Pas un jour
(Edinburgh University Press, 2018-03-01)
Since the turn of the century, women-authored sexual confessions have proliferated. However, these succès de scandale have been paralleled by anxiety regarding self-exposure and a sense that, for women writers, the ‘taboo’ ...
Moral Practices: Assigning Responsibility in the International Criminal Court
(Duke University School of Law, 2014-03-04)
On Politics and Violence: Arendt Contra Fanon
(Palgrave Macmillan, 2008)
This paper considers the implications of Hannah Arendt's criticisms of Frantz Fanon and the theories of violence and politics associated with his influence for our understanding of the relationship between those two ...
How China Built the World’s Biggest Patent Office: The Pressure Driving Mechanism
(Max-Planck-Institut für Immaterialgüter- und Wettbewerbsrecht, 2017-12-05)
In 2011 China’s patent office received more patent applications than any other patent office in the world. While explanations for this patent surge focus on some relevant factors such as the use of subsidies for application ...