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Title Given world and time : temporalities in context / edited by Tyrus Miller

Published Budapest ; New York : CEU Press, [2008]
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Description 1 online resource (viii, 368 pages) : illustrations
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Contents Introduction / Tyrus Miller -- Temporality in the long run -- Walking backwards into the future : the conception of time in the ancient Near East / Stefan Maul -- Epic remains : seeing and time in the odyssey / Karen Bassi -- Fourier and the Saint-Simonians on the shape of history / Jonathan Beecher -- World history according to Katrina / Wai Chee Dimocl -- Historical figures : mediations, citations, narrations -- The transfiguration of proper and improper sounds from Christian to Jewish environments / Ruth Ha Cohen -- Quoting from the past, or dealing with temporality / Britta Duelke -- Taking time : temporal representations and cultural politics / Richard Terdiman -- Image-times, image-histories, image-thinking / Richard Terdiman -- Documentary reenactments : a paradoxical temporality that is not one shapes of modernity / Bill Nichols -- Time and progress time as progress : an enlightened sermon by William Robertson / László Kontler -- Religious revivals : modernity and religion in Friedrich Nietzsche's anti-Christ and Richard Wright's the outsider / Andrew Wegley -- Hetero-temporalities of post-socialism / Lisa Rofel -- The politics of temporality Heidegger, Bourdieu, Benjamin, Derrida to the planetarium : from cosmos to history and back / David Hoy -- Eternity no more : Walter Benjamin on the eternal return / Tyrus Miller -- A microscope for time : what Benjamin and Klages, Einstein and the movies owe to distant stars / Karl Clausberg
Notes Filmography (p. 189)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Time.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1441603913 (electronic bk.)
6155211590 (electronic bk.)
9639776270 (cloth : alk. paper)
9781441603913 (electronic bk.)
9786155211591 (electronic bk.)
9789639776272 (cloth : alk. paper)
(cloth : alk. paper)