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Corey McCall
Cornell University
  1. 1. Front Matter Front Matter.Jim Good, Jim Garrison, Leemon McHenry, Corey McCall, Susan Dunston, Zach VanderVeen, Melvin L. Rogers, James A. Dunson Iii, Mary Magada-Ward & Michael Sullivan - 2010 - Journal of Speculative Philosophy 24 (2):158-170.
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    Ambivalent Modernities: Foucault’s Iranian Writings Reconsidered.Corey McCall - 2013 - Foucault Studies 15:27-51.
    This essay reconsiders Foucault’s writings on the Iranian Revolution in the context of his thought during 1977-1979. The essay defends three related claims: (1) Foucault does not turn away from power toward ethics as many scholars have claimed, (2) Careful interpretation of the texts on the Iranian Revolution will help us to better understand Foucault’s essays and lecture courses from this period (in particular, the relationship between political spirituality and counter-conduct), and (3) During this period Foucault is working on conceptualizing (...)
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    Some Philosophical Ambiguities Of Curiosity In The Work Of Heidegger, Foucault, And Gadamer.Corey McCall - 2011 - Journal of the British Society for Phenomenology 42 (2):176-193.
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    Rituals of Conduct and Conter-Conduct.Corey McCall - 2016 - Foucault Studies 21:52-79.
    This essay provides an account of the role of ritual in governmentality through an analysis of key texts during the period roughly from 1973 through 1981. I claim that ritual plays an essential role in Foucault’s analysis of juridical forms and sovereign power as well as conduct and counter-conduct understood as features of governmentality and political rationality.
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    Foucault’s Alleged Irrationalism: The Legacy of German Romanticism in the Thought of Michel Foucault.Corey McCall - 2007 - Idealistic Studies 37 (1):1-13.
    Commentators often construe Foucault as an anti-Enlightenment thinker; much of this criticism assumes that Foucault inherits early German Romanticism in some sense. This essay examines these claims by assessing the role the German Romantics play in Foucault’s work, both early and late. After a brief consideration of the meaning of the term “Romanticism,” the essay examines the role that language and literature plays in Foucault early texts before examining the place of self-formation or Bildung in his later work. I conclude (...)
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    Potential History: Unlearning Imperialism.Corey McCall - 2021 - Contemporary Political Theory 20 (4):180-183.
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    Johanna Oksala , Foucault on Freedom . (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2006).Corey McCall - 2008 - Foucault Studies 5:136-141.
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    “Fiat Ars Pereat Mundus”: The Relevance of Walter Benjamin’s “Work of Art in the Age of Mechanical Reproduction” for Understanding the War on Terror.Corey Mccall - 2009 - Radical Philosophy Review 12 (1-2):157-169.
    This essay assesses the prescience of Benjamin’s “Work of Art in the Age of Mechanical Reproduction” by examining its conclusions in light of the Global War on Terror. Following an initial section in which I provide a brief overview of Benjamin’s essay and revisit its conclusion, I proceed to analyze the various ways that Bush administration officials claimed that they could remake the world in America’s image. The key question at stake in this paper is whether Benjamin’s analyses still prove (...)
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    "Caine's Stake": Aimé Césaire, Emmett Till, and the Work of Acknowledgment.Corey McCall - 2020 - Journal of French and Francophone Philosophy 28 (2).
    Our reasons for avoiding death are manifold, encompassing among others, motives that are personal, political, and historical. Still, are there ways that we might use words to overcome these common everyday aversions to death and the dead through another modality of language, that of poetry for example? Can the poetic word get us to acknowledge the particulars of death despite the various reasons we have to disavow it? Might we use language not simply grasp death abstractly but instead to realize (...)
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    Michael J. Sandel, the Case Against Perfection: Ethics in the Age of Genetic Engineering. [REVIEW]Corey McCall - 2010 - Journal of Value Inquiry 44 (2):241-245.
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    The Art of Life: Foucault’s Reading of Baudelaire’s “The Painter of Modern Life”.Corey McCall - 2010 - Journal of Speculative Philosophy 24 (2):138-157.
    In his essay "What Is Enlightenment?" Foucault compares the role of modernity in the work of the decadent Parisian poet Charles Baudelaire with that of the austere Prussian philosopher Immanuel Kant. He claims that the relationship between these two strange bedfellows can be found in the value each writer accords to the present in contrast to the past and future. Each writer claims, in his own style, that each individual must render his or her existence meaningful by cultivating what Foucault (...)
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  12. Autonomy, Religion, & Revolt in Foucault.Corey McCall - 2004 - Journal of Philosophy and Scripture 2 (1):7-14.
  13. Benjamin, Adorno, and the Experience of Literature.Corey McCall & Nathan Ross - 2018 - Routledge.
    This collection features original essays that examine Walter Benjamin¿s and Theodor Adorno¿s essays and correspondence on literature. Taken together, the essays present the view that these two monumental figures of 20th-century philosophy were not simply philosophers who wrote about literature, but that they developed their philosophies in and through their encounters with literature. Benjamin, Adorno, and the Experience of Literature is divided into three thematic sections. The first section contains essays that directly demonstrate the ways in which literature enriched the (...)
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    Decolonizing American Philosophy.Corey McCall & Phillip McReynolds (eds.) - 2020 - SUNY Press.
    Wide-ranging examination of American philosophy's ties to settler colonialism and its role as both an object and a force of decolonization.
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    Melville Among the Philosophers.Corey McCall & Tom Nurmi (eds.) - 2017 - Lexington Books.
    This book is aimed at both philosophers and scholars of American literature who wish to reexamine the philosophical depth of Melville’s writings. Contributions deal with various philosophical aspects of Melville’s work, including well-known texts such as Moby-Dick as well as lesser-known works such as Pierre, “The Encantadas,” and Clarel.
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  16. Pragmatism as Transition: Historicity and Hope in James, Dewey, and Rorty. [REVIEW]Corey Mccall - 2010 - Foucault Studies:178-181.
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    Edward McGushin: Foucault’s Askesis: An Introduction to the Philosophical Life: Northwestern University Press, Evanston, IL, 2007, 380 Pp, ISBN 0810122820, US$ 89.95 , ISBN 0810122839, US$ 29.95. [REVIEW]Corey McCall - 2010 - Continental Philosophy Review 42 (4):577-582.
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    Foucault, Iran, and the Question of Religious Revolt.Corey Mccall - 2008 - International Studies in Philosophy 40 (1):89-100.
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    Colin Koopman , Pragmatism as Transition: Historicity and Hope in James, Dewey, and Rorty (New York: Columbia University Press, 2009), ISBN: 978-0231148740. [REVIEW]Corey McCall - 2010 - Foucault Studies 10:178-181.
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    Thomas Flynn , Sartre, Foucault, and Historical Reason, Volume One , Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1997. Thomas R. Flynn , Sartre, Foucault, and Historical Reason, Volume Two , Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2005.Corey McCall - 2007 - Foucault Studies 4:189-196.
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    Reconsidering Nietzsche and Politics.Corey McCall - 2020 - Comparative and Continental Philosophy 12 (3):254-260.
    ABSTRACT A review of two distinctive yet, in the end, complementary approaches to reviving Nietzsche as a political thinker beyond his early reception as a prophet of National Socialism or subsequently as an apolitical thinker.
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    Foucault, Politics, and Violence.Corey McCall - 2013 - Comparative and Continental Philosophy 5 (2):199-211.
    Oksala’s book is the latest in a series of attempts to examine Foucault’s work during the late 1970s. We can delineate two clear trends in recent Foucault scholarship on this period: the first trend provides analyses and evaluations of this period while asecond trend attempts to apply Foucault’s analyses of these key concepts to contemporary society. Oksala’s book attempts to do both, although if forced to choose one would have to place it more firmly in the first camp than the (...)
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    Oedipal Fragments: Reconsidering the Significance of Oedipus for James Bernauer and Michel Foucault.Corey McCall - 2021 - Philosophy and Social Criticism 47 (8):947-959.
    This essay reconstructs James Bernauer’s reading of Foucault’s critique of psychoanalysis in his essay “Oedipus, Freud, Foucault” in order to assess the role that Foucault’s critique of psychoanaly...
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    John Dewey and James Baldwin on History, Tragedy, and the Forgetting of Race.Corey McCall - 2019 - Journal of the Philosophy of History 13 (3):343-362.
    This essay examines various intellectual affinities between Dewey and Baldwin, including their pragmatic and tragic conceptions of history. I argue in the first section that Dewey’s attention to the precarious dimensions of experience and his critique of dominant modes of inquiry that prioritize the stable over the precarious pay insufficient attention to race, though this focus on the precarious over the stable aspects of experience is enough to show that pragmatism does acknowledge the tragic dimension. The subsequent section argues that (...)
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    Robert Pippin , Hegel on Self-Consciousness: Desire and Death in the Phenomenology of Spirit . Reviewed By.Corey McCall - 2012 - Philosophy in Review 32 (2):127-129.
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    Idit Dobbs-Weinstein, Spinoza’s Critique of Religion and its Heirs: Marx, Benjamin, Adorno. Reviewed By.Corey McCall - 2017 - Philosophy in Review 37 (4):141-143.
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    Frederick Beiser , The German Historicist Tradition . Reviewed By.Corey McCall - 2013 - Philosophy in Review 33 (5):349-353.
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    Whose Public? The Stakes of Citizens United.Corey McCall - 2018 - In David Boonin, Katrina L. Sifferd, Tyler K. Fagan, Valerie Gray Hardcastle, Michael Huemer, Daniel Wodak, Derk Pereboom, Stephen J. Morse, Sarah Tyson, Mark Zelcer, Garrett VanPelt, Devin Casey, Philip E. Devine, David K. Chan, Maarten Boudry, Christopher Freiman, Hrishikesh Joshi, Shelley Wilcox, Jason Brennan, Eric Wiland, Ryan Muldoon, Mark Alfano, Philip Robichaud, Kevin Timpe, David Livingstone Smith, Francis J. Beckwith, Dan Hooley, Russell Blackford, John Corvino, Corey McCall, Dan Demetriou, Ajume Wingo, Michael Shermer, Ole Martin Moen, Aksel Braanen Sterri, Teresa Blankmeyer Burke, Jeppe von Platz, John Thrasher, Mary Hawkesworth, William MacAskill, Daniel Halliday, Janine O’Flynn, Yoaav Isaacs, Jason Iuliano, Claire Pickard, Arvin M. Gouw, Tina Rulli, Justin Caouette, Allen Habib, Brian D. Earp, Andrew Vierra, Subrena E. Smith, Danielle M. Wenner, Lisa Diependaele, Sigrid Sterckx, G. Owen Schaefer, Markus K. Labude, Harisan Unais Nasir, Udo Schuklenk, Benjamin Zolf & Woolwine (eds.), The Palgrave Handbook of Philosophy and Public Policy. Springer Verlag. pp. 329-339.
    Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission is a 2010 US Supreme Court decision that fundamentally transformed federal election financing. As a result, we have seen a drastic increase in the amount of so-called soft money that wealthy individuals and corporations contribute to political campaigns. Following a brief overview of the case and the precedent that formed the basis for the ruling, this chapter concerns philosophical stakes of the decision and what precisely it says about the public today and the role (...)
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    Joshua Landy , How to Do Things With Fictions . Reviewed By.Corey McCall - 2015 - Philosophy in Review 35 (2):91-93.
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    Review of John T. Lysaker, Emerson and Self-Culture[REVIEW]Corey McCall - 2008 - Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews 2008 (11).
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    Paul Crowther , The Kantian Aesthetic: From Knowledge to the Avant-Garde . Reviewed By.Corey McCall - 2011 - Philosophy in Review 31 (3):191-194.
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    Verena Erlenbusch-Anderson, "Genealogies of Terrorism: Revolution, State Violence, Empire." Reviewed By.Corey McCall - 2019 - Philosophy in Review 39 (4):173-176.
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