Theory/Théorie


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Wednesday 3 June 2009
by  CP

Why Did “Anti-Semitism” Decline in the United States?

Anti-Semitism has existed in the United States since the first European settlements in North America, but it was not until the late nineteenth century and the immigration of relatively large numbers of Jews that they could be focused upon as a dangerous presence. It can even be said that the (...)

Wednesday 3 June 2009
by  CP

Otherness, Orientalism and Objectivity in the United States

The contemporary preoccupation with “otherness” at once represents a concern for personal identity in a time of social homogenization and global economic integration and fears of “aliens” perceived as threatening familiar life patterns. This is a complex and multi-faceted process that, in the (...)