Reality merges with illusion in this novel of northwestern China.
A comparative study of wonder in South Asian religions.
Offers an interdisciplinary feminist framework for conceptualizing time and temporal justice as a form of reparation.
Argues that friendship is the gift of a world that is not one's own and that transforms one's world in unforseeable ways.
The most comprehensive collection of writings by an important twentieth-century radical writer.
Examines the Yiddish-Hebrew writer I. L. Peretz's alignment with the Jewish working-class in Eastern Europe and his devotion to progressive politics.
Presents the history of central New York State from the Ice Age to the present day.
Offers a fresh approach to the problem of the human figure in an age of digital cinema.
A detailed, historic guide to the rich physical history of New York City, from its founding by Dutch settlers to the turn of the twentieth century.
This entertaining and accessible guide shows readers how to turn danger into opportunity, even when dragons threaten.
A compelling biography of virtuoso, baritone saxophonist Pepper Adams and how his life intersected with some of the greatest poets, writers, painters, and musicians of his time.
The definitive overview of this transformative breathwork.
Applies a method of comparative cultural hermeneutics to let the tradition speak on its own terms.
Investigates, through a critical exploration of Derrida's political thought, the foundations of modern secular discourse in relation to issues of race and colonialism.
Explores the various ways in which poetic and philosophical writing meet in texts by, and on, Paul Celan.
A comprehensive introduction to the life and thought of one of the Islamic intellectual tradition’s most original and profound authors.
Argues that truth, moral right, political right, and aesthetic value may be understood as arising out of a naturalist account of humanity, if naturalism is rightly conceived.
Argues that Daoism and dandyism, linked by likeminded philosophies of “carefree wandering,” deconstruct the puritanism and political correctness sought by Confucianism, Victorianism, and contemporary neoliberal culture.
Offers a unique perspective on the study of religion revolutionized by contemporary continental thinking.
Argues that the modern practice of critique emerged out of religious traditions and can in many ways be traced back to them.
An up-to-date, clearly written, user-friendly guide that students and experienced scholars alike will find invaluable as they plan, implement, and write up qualitative research projects.
Takes a multicultural, interdisciplinary approach to the rhetoric of science to expand our toolkit for the collective management of global risks like climate change and pandemics.
Putting at work a negative pedagogy centered around learning from unlearning, problematizes and boldly challenges today's culturalist discourses, camouflaged racisms, and masked fascisms.
Brings together and makes available in English for the first time some of Ángel Rama’s most important essays.
Analyzes the different feelings, drives and instincts we have inherited from other species, to suggest a new understanding of ourselves as part of an eco-political community.