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Polemics ...

by C. Peter

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Published in Detroit .
Written in English


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LC ClassificationsPS991.A1 P63
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Pagination4 p.
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Open LibraryOL24730162M
LC Control Number35000841

Dazzling debut novels, searing polemics, the history of humanity and trailblazing memoirs Read our pick of the best books since The best books of the 21st century. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Hollo, Anselm. Polemics. Brooklyn, NY: Autonomedia, © (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors.

  Demonstrating how these authors and their protagonists have been polemically reinvented in narrative form up to the present day, Adorno elucidates the role the “polemics of possession” played in the development of Latin American literary and political discourse. Armed with new nouns that aligned philosophical concepts with specific repertories, critics debated the superiority of absolute and program music in a spirit of intense partisanship throughout the second half of the nineteenth century. As in ideological disputes of all kinds, each party tended to misrepresent the other’s views. Self-styled progressives routinely described the “forms” of.

  Richard Todd Devens, in Rational Polemics, tackles what he finds irksome and senseless in the current cultural mind-set—taking on everything from God to meter maids, from terrorism to prostitution, from the nature of evil to speed dating—in his irreverent, provocative, and sometimes profane debut book.3/5. The book was re-issued in by Atlantic Books and Twelve Books along with two other short polemics by Hitchens, The Missionary Position, a critique of Mother Teresa, and No One Left to Lie To, a criticism of the political manoeuvring and personal character of President Bill : Christopher Hitchens.


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See search results for this author. Are you an author. Cited by: 2. A polemic /pəˈlɛmɪk/ is a contentious argument that is intended to establish the truth of a specific understanding and the falsity of the contrary position.

Polemics are mostly seen in arguments about very controversial topics. The art or practice of such argumentation is called polemics/5. Mun'im Sirry offers a novel exploration of these polemical passages, which have long been regarded as obstacles to A number of passages in the Qur'an criticize Jews and Christians, from claims of exclusive salvation and charges of Jewish and Christian falsification of revelation to cautions against the taking of Jews and Christians as patrons, allies, or intimates/5.

Women [Re]Build: Stories, Polemic, Futures is exemplary in its mission to combine in one resource reflections on the renewal of feminist thought in architecture (Framing Stories), challenges to practice made possible by activism (Shaping Polemics), and portrayals of inspiring practitioners who pave the way for future women architects (Building Futures).5/5(1).

Polemics, however, is a different beast. Whereas apologetics defend ones’ own truth claims, polemics is the arguing against the truth claims of another. Polemics negate or disaffirm the false teachings of those inside or outside Christianity.

We see this as a command of Scripture in 2 Corinthians Rational Polemics Book. likes. I wrote this book to encourage people not to blindly accept what others believe just because it is 'politically correct' to do ers: ‘But while the original essays were powerful provocations and polemics, the book itself is a disappointing and limited guide to current debates over the future of the university.’ ‘Here's an update on some of the more attention-grabbing theatrical spoofs and polemics being presented in Seattle and beyond.’.

"The book tackles an important subject--the nature of ancient Christian pseudepigraphy--and makes a significant contribution to it.

The author's contribution lies in updating Speyer's thesis that pseudepigraphy was usually, on the contrary, an attempt to deceive, and in establishing this thesis in a comprehensive English-language monograph/5(29).

About Polemics. Polemics is a series of brilliant metapolitical reflections, demolishing established opinion and dominant propaganda, and reorienting our understanding of events from the Kosovo and Iraq wars to the Paris Commune and the Cultural Revolution.

At once witty and profound, Badiou presents a series of radical philosophical engagements with politics, and questions what constitutes. polemic - a writer who argues in opposition to others (especially in theology) polemicist, polemist author, writer - writes (books or stories or articles or the like) professionally (for pay) 2.

The Growth of Protestantism in East Anglian Market Towns, – Reformation, Politics and Polemics. DOI link for Reformation, Politics and Polemics. Reformation, Politics and Polemics book. The Growth of Protestantism in East Anglian Market Towns, – By John Craig. Edition 1st Edition.

First Published Cited by: 7. ""Polemics" is a series of brilliant metapolitical reflections, demolishing established opinion and dominant propaganda, and reorienting our understanding of events from the Kosovo and Iraq wars to the Paris Commune and the Cultural Revolution.

A polemic is contentious rhetoric that is intended to support a specific position by forthright claims and undermining of the opposing position. Polemics are mostly seen in arguments about controversial topics. The practice of such argumentation is called polemics.

A person who often writes polemics, or who speaks polemically, is called a polemicist. The word is derived from Ancient Greek πολεμικός. Description: In a fascinating expose of the sub-text of the Bible, this book shows that covert polemics is a significant feature of biblical writing on various contentious issues, such as cultic locations (Beth El, Jerusalem), leadership (the houses of Saul and David), community boundaries (the Samaritans) and other problems of legitimation.

‘Sometimes I write over-the-top polemics or fantasies just for a giggle.’ ‘If that's a polemic then I guess my films are polemics.’ ‘But while the original essays were powerful provocations and polemics, the book itself is a disappointing and limited guide to current debates over the future of the university.’.

Polemics and Patronage in the City of Victory. By Valerie Stoker, author of Polemics and Patronage in the City of Victory: Vyasatirtha, Hindu Sectarianism, and the Sixteenth-Century Vijayanagara Court This guest post is published in conjunction with the Association for. Dazzling debut novels, searing polemics, the history of humanity and trailblazing memoirs Read our pick of the best books since Read an interview with the author of our No 1 bookAuthor: Guardian Staff.