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Latest publications:
Vectors of Grace: Thomas Pynchon’s Reimagined Technology and the Digital Humanities in Against the Day

This article explores connections between the use of technology and mathematics in the fiction of Thomas Pynchon and issues in the digital humanities today.

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Published online: December 1, 2016

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In Memoriam: Reader-Response and the Virtual Construction of Consolation

This article explores the phenomenological processes in Tennyson’s "In Memoriam," a poem that struggles with science, faith, and mortality in the wake of the Age of the Anthropocene.

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Published online: November 16, 2016

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Giving Voice to Being: Our Language of the World

Human beings are a paradox. We are animals within nature and we are linguistic animals set apart from nature. Language, understood as embodied consciousness, clarifies this essential contradiction.

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Published online: November 16, 2016

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The International Journal of Critical Cultural Studies , Volume 14, Issue 4, December 2016

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Issue: Print [Authors Only]

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Transcultural Body without Organs: From the Abolition of Chinese Foot-Binding to Medical Tourism in East Asia

I discuss the impact of Westernization on East-Asian womanhood and the Eastern perception of bodies as female bodies are voluntarily modified for the want of desirability in the global community.

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Published online: September 13, 2016

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Of Bodies, Death, and Martyrdom: The Case of Ninoy and Cory Aquino’s Death and the Re-articulations of Philippine Political Narratives

This study examines how the "Aquino Magic" phenomenon is intricately woven in the popular reformist political narrative of the Philippines thru the mediation of media in society.

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Published online: September 7, 2016

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Girls Need to Learn Music but They Shouldn’t Make It a Career: Three Chinese-Australian Musicians’ Learning Experiences with Tiger-mums

Using Interpretative Phenomenological Analysis (IPA) and report on semistructured interviews undertaken, I examine three female Chinese-Australian musicians’ learning experiences who were nurtured by authoritarian parenting style influenced by Confucianism.

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Published online: May 16, 2016

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The Mahdi and the Autodidact: Ibn Ṭufayl’s "Ḥayy ibn Yaqẓān" as a Challenge to Almohad Doctrine

Ibn Tufayl’s "Hayy ibn Yaqzan" represents a watershed moment in Islamic thought challenging the notion of the charismatic leadership of one man in favor of experiential faith harmonized with reason.

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Published online: May 11, 2016

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The Implication of the Ambiguity of the Concept of Freedom

The concept of freedom has an experiential and practical origin. But divergent theories of freedom result from divergent worldviews. This paper describes the logical structure of the discourse on freedom.

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Published online: April 22, 2016

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Teaching the Cultural Heritage of Kazakh People in Higher Education by Means of Extracurricular Activities in Museums

This paper addresses the transmission of cultural heritage in Kazakhstan through cultural education utilizing museums.

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Published online: March 31, 2016

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