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Reason in Ethics Revisited : Either/Or, 'Criterionless Choice' and Narrative Unity
(Walter de Gruyter, 2008-07)
Are minimal representations still representations?
I examine the following question: Do actions require representations that are intrinsic to the action itself? Recent work by Mark Rowlands, Michael Wheeler, and Andy Clark suggests that actions may require a minimal form ...
Shakespeare entre l'Orient et l'Occident
(L'avant-scene Theatre, 2008-06-01)
Flat Earth: The History of an Infamous Idea
Wilkie Collins : A Literary Life
(Palgrave Macmillan, 2008)
This new biography focuses on the career of the popular Victorian novelist Wilkie Collins (1824-89) and provides a new account of his professional life in the literary world of nineteenth-century Britain. It draws on ...
The Fate of Fenella
(Valancourt Press, 2008)
A murder mystery, published in 1892, `The Fate of Fenella' is an experimental novel featuring twenty-four chapters each written by a different best-selling Victorian novelist without collaboration with the other authors. ...
(Greenwood Press, 2008)
A Subjectivist Interpretation of Relevant Information
A frequent complaint about current theories of information is that they are utterly useless when it comes to establish the actual relevance of some specific piece of information. As a rule, agents assume that some content ...
The Hero as Seer : Character, Perception and Cultural Health in Carlyle
A rhetoric of spectrality pervades Thomas Carlyle’s writings, in a way which is intimately related to his characteristic position of “natural supernaturalism.” This essay argues that Carlyle’s rhetorical emphasis on spectral ...
'Silence bleeds': Hamlet across borders : The Shakespearean Adaptations of Sulayman Al-Bassam
This article addresses the writing and performance work of Anglo-Kuwaiti director Sulayman Al-Bassam, tracing the development of his various adaptations of Shakespeare's Hamlet into English and Arabic 'cross-cultural' ...