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Euphemism, the university and disobedience

by / RP 169 (Sep/Oct 2011) / Commentary

Euphemism is the linguistic condition of contemporary society and spreads through the university as much as through any other institution. But what, exactly, is a euphemism? After having turned his attention to the different meanings of the Greek word from which ‘euphemism’ is derived, and having considered the fact that they seem to contradict each other and bring about a …


117 Reviews

by , , , , and / RP 117 (Jan/Feb 2003) / Reviews

Alexander García Düttmann, The Memory of Thought: An Essay on Heideggerand Adorno Simon Jarvis

Nathan Widder, Genealogies of Difference Christian Kerslake

Michel Surya, Georges Bataille: An Intellectual Biography Benjamin Noys

Sherry Weber Nicholsen, The Love of Nature and the End of the World: The Unspoken Dimensions of Environmental Concern Kate Soper

William Rehg and James …


104 Reviews

by , , , , , , , , and / RP 104 (Nov/Dec 2000) / Reviews

G.A. Cohen, If Youʼre an Egalitarian, How Come Youʼre So Rich? Sean Sayers

Lutz Koepnick, Walter Benjamin and the Aesthetics of Power Esther Leslie, Walter Benjamin: Overpowering Conformism Giles Peaker

Alexander García Düttmann, Between Cultures: Tensions in the Struggle for Recognition Peter Hallward

Ross Poole, Nation and Identity Bruce Robbins

Kimberly Hutchings, International Political Theory: …


96 Reviews

by , , , , , , and / RP 096 (Jul/Aug 1999) / Reviews

Friedrich Schleiermacher, Hermeneutics and Criticism and Other Writings Terry Eagleton

H.S. Harris, Hegelʼs Ladder, I: The Pilgrimage of Reason H.S. Harris, Hegelʼs Ladder, II: The Odyssey of Spirit Stephen Houlgate

Christine Battersby, The Phenomenal Woman: Feminist Metaphysics and the Patterns of Identity Elin Diamond

Theodor W. Adorno, Metaphysik: Begriffe und Probleme Alexander García Düttmann

Simon …