This category needs an editor. We encourage you to help if you are qualified.
Volunteer, or read more about what this involves.
Related categories

38 found
Order:
  1. Pawn of Contesting Imperialists: Nkoransa in the Anglo-Asante Rivalry in Northwestern Ghana, 1874-1900.K. Adu-Boahen - 2011 - Journal of Philosophy and Culture 3 (2):55-85.
    Scholarship on the history of imperialism has tended to overly concentrate on Western imperial hegemony over non-Western societies. On the other hand forms of imperialism in societies elsewhere, particularly Africa, remain understudied. The frame of Western imperialism with its operational principles has generally been represented by non Western scholars as economically exploitative, culturally repressive, politically intrusive and disorienting. The rather limited literature on imperial systems in African political history has often been deconstructive of Western imperialism’s disruptive propensities in its target (...)
    Remove from this list   Direct download (2 more)  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  2. Pawn of Contesting Imperialists: Nkoransa in the Anglo-Asante Rivalry in Northwestern Ghana, 1874-1900.K. Adu-Boahen - 2006 - Journal of Philosophy and Culture 3 (2):55-85.
    Scholarship on the history of imperialism has tended to overly concentrate on Western imperial hegemony over non-Western societies. On the other hand forms of imperialism in societies elsewhere, particularly Africa, remain understudied. The frame of Western imperialism with its operational principles has generally been represented by non Western scholars as economically exploitative, culturally repressive, politically intrusive and disorienting. The rather limited literature on imperial systems in African political history has often been deconstructive of Western imperialism’s disruptive propensities in its target (...)
    Remove from this list   Direct download (2 more)  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  3. Western Technical Civilization and Regional Cultures in Nigeria.Douglas I. O. Anele - 2010 - Cultura 7 (2):38-53.
    This paper examines the impact of the introduction of Western (European) technical civilization on regional cultures in Nigeria, using Igboland in South-EasternNigeria as a test case. It begins with a discussion of some general features of Western technical civilization whose evolution has been profoundly influenced by technological advances in Europe and her cultural colonies in North America and elsewhere. Consequences of the contact between Western technical civilization and traditional Igbo culture are also examined. The paper concludes by discussing the challenging (...)
    Remove from this list   Direct download (5 more)  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  4. Outline of a General Methodology for Consciousness Research.Michael V. Antony - 1999 - Anthropology and Philosophy 3 (2):43-56.
    In spite of the enormous interdisciplinary interest in consciousness these days, sorely lacking are general methodologies in terms of which individual research efforts across disciplines can be seen as contributing to a common end. In the paper I outline such a methodology. The central idea is that empirically studying our conception of consciousness—what we have in mind when we think about consciousness—can lead to progress on consciousness itself. The paper clarifies and motivates that idea.
    Remove from this list   Direct download (2 more)  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography   2 citations  
  5. À Margem da escritaOn the Edge of Writing: Communication Between Indian Merchant and Portuguese Authorities in East Africa.Luís Frederico Antunes - 2007 - Cultura:75-88.
  6. On the Process of Liberation of the Baltic Countries From the Soviet Domination in Years 1985-1991: Attempt at a Model.Krzysztof Brzechczyn - 2008 - In Marek Rutkowski (ed.), Relacje nowych krajów Unii Europejskiej z Federacją Rosyjską (w aspekcie politycznym, ekonomicznym, kulturowym i społecznym). Wyższa Szkoła Finansów i Zarządzania w Białymstoku.
    The aim of this paper is to analyze the beginnings and growth of civil movements in the Baltic republics in years 1985-1991, which led to their state independence. Proces of liberation of Baltic societies will be analyzed according to the following criteria: size and range of the civil movement and forms of its institutionalization (i), political concession made by republican authorities (ii) and level of control over the republican structure of power exercised by the civil movements (iii). Finally, I will (...)
    Remove from this list  
    Translate
      Direct download  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  7. Between Limited Democratisation and Limited Autocratisation. Political Development of the Ukrainian Society.Krzysztof Brzechczyn - 2007 - In Roman Kozłowski & Karolina M. Cern (eds.), Etyka a współczesność [Ethics and Modernity]. Adam Mickiewicz University Press.
    The aim of this paper is to present political development of the Ukrainian society in years 1991-2004 in the light of conceptual apparatus of non-Marxian historical materialism.
    Remove from this list  
    Translate
      Direct download  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  8. Unsuccessful Conquest and Successful Subordination. A Contribution to the Theory of Intersocial Relations.Krzysztof Brzechczyn - 1993 - Poznan Studies in the Philosophy of the Sciences and the Humanities 33:445-456.
    The aim of this paper is to extend the Leszek Nowak's theory of socialist empire by introducing weaker forms of intersocial relation, e. gr. unsuccessful attempt at conquest and subordination. In the light of concretization of the model of socialist empire some facts from history of Soviet Union (intervention of the Entente and World War II) and socialist countries (autonomy of Albania and Romania in socialist bloc) are explained.
    Remove from this list  
    Translate
      Direct download  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  9. Cosmopolitanism and Belonging: From European Integration to Global Hopes and Fears.Craig J. Calhoun - 2007 - Routledge.
    Introduction -- The class consciousness of frequent travelers : towards a critique of actually existing cosmopolitanism -- Constitutional patriotism and the public sphere : interests, identity, and solidarity in the integration of Europe -- The democratic integration of Europe : interests, identity, and the public sphere -- The virtues of inconsistency : identity and plurality in the conceptualization of Europe -- "Belonging" in the cosmopolitan imaginary -- The variability of belonging -- Imperialism, cosmopolitanism, and belonging -- A world of emergencies.
    Remove from this list  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  10. Open to Scrutiny: An Outsider Hears the Bhadu and the Tushu.Subhasis Chattopadhyay - 2013-15 (?) - In Achintya Mandal & Mrinal Dhank (eds.), n.a. n.a..
    This is a very brief paper on subaltern songs.
    Remove from this list   Direct download  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  11. Review of Being Different: An Indian Challenge to Western Universalism. [REVIEW]Subhasis Chattopadhyay - 2013 - Prabuddha Bharata or Awakened India 118 (6):407-8.
    Malhotra is generally portrayed by American and European philosophers as a theologian and he is relegated to the backwaters of Hindutva. This review makes a strong case for Malhotra's scholarship and contextualizes him within the domains of philosophy and even Liberation theology. Malhotra's scholarship has been non-pejoratively assessed in this review.
    Remove from this list   Direct download (2 more)  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  12. The Self-Extinguishing Despot: Millian Democratization, or The Autophagous Autocrat.Yvonne Chiu & Robert S. Taylor - 2011 - Journal of Politics 73 (4):1239-50.
    Although there is no more iconic, stalwart, and eloquent defender of liberty and representative democracy than J.S. Mill, he sometimes endorses non-democratic forms of governance. This article explains the reasons behind this seeming aberration and shows that Mill actually has complex and nuanced views of the transition from non-democratic to democratic government, including the comprehensive and parallel material, cultural, institutional, and character reforms that must occur, and the mechanism by which they will be enacted. Namely, an enlightened despot must cultivate (...)
    Remove from this list  
    Translate
      Direct download  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  13. ConcateNations' : Globalisation in a Spinozist Context.Yves Citton - 2007 - In Diane Morgan & Gary Banham (eds.), Cosmopolitics and the Emergence of a Future. Palgrave-Macmillan. pp. 91--117.
    Remove from this list   Direct download (2 more)  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  14. Review: Leo Strauss and the American Imperial Project. [REVIEW]Shadia B. Drury - 2007 - Political Theory 35 (1):62 - 67.
  15. The Cosmopolitan and the Noumenal : A Case Study of Islamic Jihadist Night Dreams as Reported Sources of Spiritual and Political Inspiration.Iain Edgar & David Henig - 2010 - In Dimitrios Theodossopoulos & Elisabeth Kirtsoglou (eds.), United in Discontent: Local Responses to Cosmopolitanism and Globalization. Berghahn Books. pp. 64.
  16. Critical Theorists and International Relations.Jenny Edkins & Nick Vaughan-Williams (eds.) - 2009 - Routledge.
    Covering a broad range of approaches within critical theory including Marxism and post-Marxism, the Frankfurt School, hermeneutics, phenomenology, postcolonialism, feminism, queer theory, poststructuralism, pragmatism, scientific realism, deconstruction and psychoanalysis, this book provides students with a comprehensive and accessible introduction to 32 key critical theorists whose work has been influential in the field of international relations.
    Remove from this list   Direct download  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  17. Challenging Euro-America's Politics of Identity: The Return of the Native.Andrade Fernandes & Jorge Luis - 2008 - Routledge.
    This is not merely a theoretical problem, as Fernandes relates it to the very current crisis of nativist/multicultural identity in the West.
    Remove from this list   Direct download  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  18. Hegemonic, Subaltern and Anthropological Cosmopolitics.John Gledhill - 2010 - In Dimitrios Theodossopoulos & Elisabeth Kirtsoglou (eds.), United in Discontent: Local Responses to Cosmopolitanism and Globalization. Berghahn Books. pp. 148.
    Remove from this list   Direct download  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  19. “Gandhi”.Frank J. Hoffman - 1998 - In Edward Craig (ed.), Encyclopedia of Philosophy. Routledge.
    Remove from this list  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  20. Orientalism and America Enlarged.David Haekwon Kim - 2011 - In Paul C. Taylor (ed.), The Philosophy of Race.
    Recent work in philosophy of race involves Native American, Africana, and Latin American critiques of the sociohistorical specificity underlying allegedly universalist moral and political philosophy in the U.S. and the West generally. Joining the discussion, this essay explores American orientalism in terms of the imperialist expansion of the U.S. across the Pacific since the late 19th century. Toward this end, Hawai'i, Guam, and thereby the U.S. itself are conceptualized as geopolitical gestalts. No full story of the Rawlsian basic structure of (...)
    Remove from this list  
    Translate
      Direct download  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  21. The Unexamined Frontier: Dewey, Pragmatism, and America Enlarged.David Haekwon Kim - 2009 - In Chad Kautzer Eduardo Mendieta (ed.), Pragmatism, Nation, and Race: Community in the Age of Empire. Indiana University Press. pp. 46--72.
    This essay critically examines the political philosophy of John Dewey in relation to U.S. imperialism in the Asia-Pacific. First, using the work of Louis Menand and Robert Brandom's critical refinement of it, the significance of U.S. imperialism for pragmatism is discussed. Second, the essay argues that Dewey's work reveals a structured and generative absence of reflection on the expansion of American racial hegemony across the Pacific in spite of Dewey's serious engagement with Asia and especially China. The configuration of this (...)
    Remove from this list   Direct download  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  22. Empire's Entrails and the Imperial Geography of 'Amerasia'.David Haekwon Kim - 2004 - City 8 (1):57-88.
    Most criticism of American imperialism is founded on theories that take European expansion as their paradigm. Here David Haekwon Kim examines aspects of distinctly American imperialism, specifically urban anticipations of US overseas expansion, the codification of imperial dominion in structures of US foreign diplomacy and the prophetic geography of US domination extending from “Amerasia” to Eurasia. First, Kim offers some stage-setting through a preliminary account of imperialism cast in the vocabulary of leftliberal theory but compatible with some more radical analytic (...)
    Remove from this list  
    Translate
     
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  23. Modern Order and the Promise of Anarchy: From the 'Writhing Age' of Souls to World Reconstruction.David Haekwon Kim - 2004 - The Hamline Review 28:22-71.
  24. The Place of American Empire: Amerasian Territories and Late American Modernity.David Haekwon Kim - 2004 - Philosophy and Geography 7 (1):95-121.
    Imperialism rarely receives discussion in mainstream philosophy. In radical philosophy, where imperialism is analyzed with some frequency, European expansion is the paradigm. This essay considers the nature and specificity of American imperialism, especially its racialization structures, diplomatic history, and geographic trajectory, from pre?twentieth century ?Amerasia? to present?day Eurasia. The essay begins with an account of imperialism generally, one which is couched in language consistent with left?liberalism but compatible with a more radical discourse. This account is then used throughout the rest (...)
    Remove from this list   Direct download (5 more)  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  25. Imperialism and Internationalism in the Discipline of International Relations.David Long & Brian C. Schmidt (eds.) - 2005 - State University of New York Press.
    This book reconstructs in detail some of the formative episodes of the field's early development and arrives at the conclusion that, in actuality, the early ...
    Remove from this list   Direct download  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  26. Terrorism, War and Empire.Richard W. Miller - 2003 - In James Sterba (ed.), Terrorism and International Justice. Oxford University Press.
    Remove from this list  
    Translate
     
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography   1 citation  
  27. Imperialism: Some Preliminary Distinctions.Sidney Morgenbesser - 1973 - Philosophy and Public Affairs 3 (1):3-44.
  28. Interview With Anne Waters - Transcribed Sections of Interview Filmed At the Indigenous Knowledge and BioProspecting Conference, MacQuarie University, Sydney, Australia 2004.Evans Omari - 2005 - American Philosophical Association Newsletter on American Indians in Philosophy Vol. 4, #2, Spring 2005.
    In a very short interview, Waters discusses trademarks and patents regarding indigenous knowledge, and how "biosprospecting" is being done in the context of colonial preference. Waters notes the importance of recognizing indigenous common law, and indigenous nations pragmatic value of knowledge.
    Remove from this list   Direct download  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  29. Mazzini e l'Ungheria: idee, azioni e libertà.Rossano Pancaldi - 2008 - Il Pensiero Mazziniano 63 (1):11-38.
  30. Interpretation, Explication and Secondary Sources.Shyam Ranganathan - 2017 - In The Bloomsbury Research Handbook of Indian Ethics. London: Bloomsbury Academic. pp. 103-122.
    This chapter serves as a conclusion to the opening part of this book: Western Imperialism, Indology, and Ethics. The topics covered in this opening part traverse the issues involved in the study of philosophy: these pertain to the philosophy of thought, language, translation theory, moral semantics, culture, imperialism, and proper procedure for research.
    Remove from this list   Direct download  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  31. Philosophy, Religion and Scholarship.Shyam Ranganathan - 2017 - In The Bloomsbury Research Handbook of Indian Ethics. London: Bloomsbury Academic. pp. 35-58.
    In this chapter I respond to objections that we should shift our focus from truth to objectivity, from prejudice to research, and from doctrine to disciplinarity. Disciplines are the same practice from differing perspectives and they allow us to triangulate on objects of interest. This entails that objects are discipline relative, and hence the insertion of social scientific concerns in the study of philosophy, as is common place in Indology, is groundless. Having entertained and shown that disciplines aside from philosophy (...)
    Remove from this list   Direct download  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  32. The West, the Primacy of Linguistics, and Indology.Shyam Ranganathan - 2017 - In The Bloomsbury Research Handbook of Indian Ethics. London: Bloomsbury Academic. pp. 59-84.
    Why are we saddled with Eurocentric Interpretation, which results in the depiction of Nonwestern thought as religious, and bereft of serious moral theory, while the history of European thought is depicted as the content of secular reason? Interpretation as a mode of explanation is part and parcel with the dominant account of thought originating in Europe as the meaning of language. Interpretation is imperialistic. As it spreads, so too does the European outlook, rendering anything deviant inexplicable and mysterious. Orthodox Indology, (...)
    Remove from this list   Direct download  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  33. Human Rights and Liberal Toleration.David A. Reidy - 2010 - Canadian Journal of Law and Jurisprudence 23 (2):287-317.
    Offers, by way of systematic reconstruction of Rawls's Law of Peoples, a principled view of human rights and liberal toleration.
    Remove from this list  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  34. The 'Bush Doctrine' as a Hegemonic Discourse Strategy.Mark Rigstad - 2009 - Critical Review of International Social and Political Philosophy.
    Even if preventive military counter-terrorism may sometimes be ethically justifiable, it remains an open question whether the Bush Doctrine presents a discursively coherent account of the relevant normative conditions. With a view towards answering this question, this article critically examines efforts to ground the morally personifying language of the Bush Doctrine in term of hegemonic stability theory. Particular critical attention is paid to the arguments of leading proponents of this brand of game theory, including J. Yoo, E. Posner, A. Sykes, (...)
    Remove from this list   Direct download (4 more)  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  35. US Military and Covert Action and Global Justice.Sagar Sanyal - 2009 - International Journal of Applied Philosophy 23 (2):213-234.
    US military intervention and covert action is a significant contributor to global injustice. Discussion of this contributor to global injustice is relatively common in social justice movements. Yet it has been ignored by the global justice literature in political philosophy. This paper aims to fill this gap by introducing the topic into the global justice debate. While the global justice debate has focused on inter-national and supra-national institutions, I argue that an adequate analysis of US military and covert action must (...)
    Remove from this list   Direct download (5 more)  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  36. Review of Daniel A. Bell, Beyond Liberal Democracy: Political Thinking for an East Asian Context[REVIEW]Justin Tiwald - 2007 - Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews 1 (14).
  37. White Sexual Imperialism: A Theory of Asian Feminist Jurisprudence.Sunny Woan - manuscript
    This article studies the intersectionality of race and gender, examining it through the lens of Western imperialism. Even though both critical race and feminist scholarship have addressed this intersectionality, few if any offer a precise theory for understanding the imperialized experience. This article seeks to fill that void. The social inequality minority women face, in particular those of Asian descent, can be best articulated by a theory this article calls white sexual imperialism. The history of Western imperialism in Asia and (...)
    Remove from this list   Direct download  
     
    Export citation  
     
    My bibliography  
  38. Nationhood and Decolonization (The English Patient).Raymond Aaron Younis - 1998 - Literature/Film Quarterly 26 (1).