The Resource Think Again : Contrarian Reflections on Life, Culture, Politics, Religion, Law, and Education, Stanley Fish, (electronic resource)

Think Again : Contrarian Reflections on Life, Culture, Politics, Religion, Law, and Education, Stanley Fish, (electronic resource)

Label
Think Again : Contrarian Reflections on Life, Culture, Politics, Religion, Law, and Education
Title
Think Again
Title remainder
Contrarian Reflections on Life, Culture, Politics, Religion, Law, and Education
Statement of responsibility
Stanley Fish
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Cataloging source
MdBmJHUP
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Fish, Stanley Eugene
Dewey number
814/.54
Index
no index present
Language note
English
LC call number
PE64.F57
LC item number
A5 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Intellectuals
  • Academic freedom
  • Education, Humanistic
  • Religion
  • Political culture
  • Constitutional history
  • Civilization, Modern
  • Criticism
  • Fish, Stanley Eugene
Label
Think Again : Contrarian Reflections on Life, Culture, Politics, Religion, Law, and Education, Stanley Fish, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Articles originally published in the New York Times between 1995 and 2013
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Contents
  • Cover; Title; Copyright; Dedication; CONTENTS; Introduction; PART 1 PERSONAL REFLECTIONS; 1.1 My Life Report; 1.2 'Tis the Season; 1.3 Max the Plumber; 1.4 Is It Good for the Jews?; 1.5 My Life on the Court; 1.6 The Kid and Old Blue Eyes; 1.7 Travel Narrows; 1.8 I Am, Therefore I Pollute; 1.9 Why We Can't Just Get Along; 1.10 Truth and Conspiracy in the Catskills; 1.11 Moving On; PART 2 AESTHETIC REFLECTIONS; 2.1 Why Do Writers Write?; 2.2 Two Aesthetics; 2.3 Norms and Deviations: Who's to Say?; 2.4 The Ten Best American Movies; 2.5 Giving Kim Novak Her Due
  • 2.6 Larger than Life: Charlton Heston2.7 Vengeance Is Mine; 2.8 Little Big Men; 2.9 Narrative and the Grace of God: The New True Grit; 2.10 Les Misérables and Irony; 2.11 No Way Out: 12 Years a Slave; 2.12 Stand Your Ground, Be a Man; 2.13 Country Roads; PART 3 CULTURAL REFLECTIONS; 3.1 Professor Sokal's Bad Joke; 3.2 French Theory in America; 3.3 Dorothy and the Tree: A Lesson in Epistemology; 3.4 Does Philosophy Matter?; 3.5 What Did Watson the Computer Do?; 3.6 None of the Answers: Charles Van Doren Finally Speaks, or Does He?; 3.7 Can I Put You on Hold?; 3.8 So's Your Old Man
  • 3.9 Two Cheers for Double Standards3.10 Favoritism Is Good; PART 4 REFLECTIONS ON POLITICS; 4.1 Condemnation without Absolutes; 4.2 The All-Spin Zone; 4.3 Against Independent Voters; 4.4 When "Identity Politics" Is Rational; 4.5 Blowin' in the Wind; 4.6 Looking for Gas in All the Wrong Places; 4.7 When Principles Get in the Way; 4.8 Revisiting Affirmative Action, with Help from Kant; 4.9 Is the NRA Un-American?; 4.10 All You Need Is Hate; 4.11 How the Right Hijacked the Magic Words; PART 5 REFLECTIONS ON THE LAW; 5.1 Why Scalia Is Right; 5.2 How Scalia Is Wrong; 5.3 Intentional Neglect
  • 5.4 What Did the Framers Have in Mind?5.5 What Is the First Amendment For?; 5.6 How the First Amendment Works; 5.7 What Does the First Amendment Protect?; 5.8 The First Amendment and Kittens; 5.9 Sticks and Stones; 5.10 The Harm in Free Speech; 5.11 Hate Speech and Stolen Valor; 5.12 Going in Circles with Hate Speech; 5.13 Our Faith in Letting It All Hang Out; PART 6 REFLECTIONS ON RELIGION; 6.1 The Three Atheists; 6.2 Atheism and Evidence; 6.3 Is Religion Man-Made?; 6.4 God Talk; 6.5 Suffering, Evil, and the Existence of God; 6.6 Liberalism and Secularism: One and the Same
  • 6.7 Are There Secular Reasons?6.8 Serving Two Masters: Sharia Law and the Secular State; 6.9 Religion and the Liberal State Once Again; 6.10 Religion without Truth; 6.11 Is the Establishment Clause Unconstitutional?; 6.12 The Religion Clause Divided against Itself; 6.13 When Is a Cross a Cross?; 6.14 Being Neutral Is Oh So Hard to Do; PART 7 REFLECTIONS ON LIBERAL ARTS EDUCATION; 7.1 Why We Built the Ivory Tower; 7.2 There's No Business like Show Business; 7.3 Tip to Professors: Just Do Your Job; 7.4 Devoid of Content; 7.5 What Should Colleges Teach?; 7.6 Will the Humanities Save Us?
  • 7.7 The Uses of the Humanities
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (449 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400873401
Media category
computer
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
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  • (CKB)3710000000483662
  • (EBL)4001391
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  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0001543301
  • (PQKBWorkID)14792150
  • (PQKB)10091771
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC4001391
  • (OCoLC)1132668974
  • (MdBmJHUP)muse73982
  • (EXLCZ)993710000000483662
Label
Think Again : Contrarian Reflections on Life, Culture, Politics, Religion, Law, and Education, Stanley Fish, (electronic resource)
Publication
Copyright
Note
Articles originally published in the New York Times between 1995 and 2013
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Contents
  • Cover; Title; Copyright; Dedication; CONTENTS; Introduction; PART 1 PERSONAL REFLECTIONS; 1.1 My Life Report; 1.2 'Tis the Season; 1.3 Max the Plumber; 1.4 Is It Good for the Jews?; 1.5 My Life on the Court; 1.6 The Kid and Old Blue Eyes; 1.7 Travel Narrows; 1.8 I Am, Therefore I Pollute; 1.9 Why We Can't Just Get Along; 1.10 Truth and Conspiracy in the Catskills; 1.11 Moving On; PART 2 AESTHETIC REFLECTIONS; 2.1 Why Do Writers Write?; 2.2 Two Aesthetics; 2.3 Norms and Deviations: Who's to Say?; 2.4 The Ten Best American Movies; 2.5 Giving Kim Novak Her Due
  • 2.6 Larger than Life: Charlton Heston2.7 Vengeance Is Mine; 2.8 Little Big Men; 2.9 Narrative and the Grace of God: The New True Grit; 2.10 Les Misérables and Irony; 2.11 No Way Out: 12 Years a Slave; 2.12 Stand Your Ground, Be a Man; 2.13 Country Roads; PART 3 CULTURAL REFLECTIONS; 3.1 Professor Sokal's Bad Joke; 3.2 French Theory in America; 3.3 Dorothy and the Tree: A Lesson in Epistemology; 3.4 Does Philosophy Matter?; 3.5 What Did Watson the Computer Do?; 3.6 None of the Answers: Charles Van Doren Finally Speaks, or Does He?; 3.7 Can I Put You on Hold?; 3.8 So's Your Old Man
  • 3.9 Two Cheers for Double Standards3.10 Favoritism Is Good; PART 4 REFLECTIONS ON POLITICS; 4.1 Condemnation without Absolutes; 4.2 The All-Spin Zone; 4.3 Against Independent Voters; 4.4 When "Identity Politics" Is Rational; 4.5 Blowin' in the Wind; 4.6 Looking for Gas in All the Wrong Places; 4.7 When Principles Get in the Way; 4.8 Revisiting Affirmative Action, with Help from Kant; 4.9 Is the NRA Un-American?; 4.10 All You Need Is Hate; 4.11 How the Right Hijacked the Magic Words; PART 5 REFLECTIONS ON THE LAW; 5.1 Why Scalia Is Right; 5.2 How Scalia Is Wrong; 5.3 Intentional Neglect
  • 5.4 What Did the Framers Have in Mind?5.5 What Is the First Amendment For?; 5.6 How the First Amendment Works; 5.7 What Does the First Amendment Protect?; 5.8 The First Amendment and Kittens; 5.9 Sticks and Stones; 5.10 The Harm in Free Speech; 5.11 Hate Speech and Stolen Valor; 5.12 Going in Circles with Hate Speech; 5.13 Our Faith in Letting It All Hang Out; PART 6 REFLECTIONS ON RELIGION; 6.1 The Three Atheists; 6.2 Atheism and Evidence; 6.3 Is Religion Man-Made?; 6.4 God Talk; 6.5 Suffering, Evil, and the Existence of God; 6.6 Liberalism and Secularism: One and the Same
  • 6.7 Are There Secular Reasons?6.8 Serving Two Masters: Sharia Law and the Secular State; 6.9 Religion and the Liberal State Once Again; 6.10 Religion without Truth; 6.11 Is the Establishment Clause Unconstitutional?; 6.12 The Religion Clause Divided against Itself; 6.13 When Is a Cross a Cross?; 6.14 Being Neutral Is Oh So Hard to Do; PART 7 REFLECTIONS ON LIBERAL ARTS EDUCATION; 7.1 Why We Built the Ivory Tower; 7.2 There's No Business like Show Business; 7.3 Tip to Professors: Just Do Your Job; 7.4 Devoid of Content; 7.5 What Should Colleges Teach?; 7.6 Will the Humanities Save Us?
  • 7.7 The Uses of the Humanities
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (449 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400873401
Media category
computer
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)3710000000483662
  • (EBL)4001391
  • (SSID)ssj0001543301
  • (PQKBManifestationID)16135167
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0001543301
  • (PQKBWorkID)14792150
  • (PQKB)10091771
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC4001391
  • (OCoLC)1132668974
  • (MdBmJHUP)muse73982
  • (EXLCZ)993710000000483662

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