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Regulating aversion

tolerance in the age of identity and empire

by Wendy Brown

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Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Toleration

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementWendy Brown.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHM1271 .B76 2006
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3419936M
    ISBN 100691126542
    ISBN 109780691126548
    LC Control Number2005036547

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    Regulating Aversion Quotes Showing of 13 “Despite its pacific demeanor, tolerance is an internally unharmonious term, blending together goodness, capaciousness, and conciliation with discomfort, judgment, and aversion. Like patience, tolerance is necessitated Cited by: John A. Hall; Regulating Aversion: Tolerance in the Age of Identity and Empire By Wendy Brown Princeton University Press, pages. $ (cloth), Soci.


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Anyone wanting to think seriously about multiculturalism, cosmopolitanism, and democratic pluralism in our time must read it."--Talal Asad, CUNY Graduate Center/5(). Book Description: Tolerance is generally regarded as an unqualified achievement of the modern West.

Emerging in early modern Europe to defuse violent religious conflict and reduce persecution, tolerance today is hailed as a key to decreasing conflict across a wide range of other dividing lines-- cultural, racial, ethnic, and sexual.

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