restricted access   Volume 18, Issue 2, Spring 2012

Table of Contents


Crossed Wires: On the Prague-Paris Surrealist Telephone

pp. 193-207

Interpretation and Resistance

pp. 208-219


Fuzzy Studies: A Symposium on the Consequence of Blur
Part 2

Introduction: Genres of Blur

pp. 220-228

Fuzzy Reasoning

pp. 229-238

Fuzzy Histories

pp. 239-248

The Fuzziness of "Paganism"

pp. 249-254

Fuzziness and Perceptions of Language in the Middle Ages: Part 1: Explosive Fuzziness: The Duel

pp. 255-266

A Catholic Muslim Prophet: Agustín de Ribera, "the Boy Who Saw Angels"

pp. 267-291

"Pre-Postmodern": Four Jewish Nationalist Thinkers of the Last Century

pp. 292-311

Carefully Uncertain: The Limits of Clarity at Interreligious Borders

pp. 312-324



pp. 325-347


War and Peace, Life and Fate

pp. 348-354

Little Reviews

Minoan Kingship and the Solar Goddess: A Near Eastern Koine (review)

p. 355

Out of Athens: The New Ancient Greeks (review)

p. 356

The Women of Homer (review)

pp. 356-358

Care Crosses the River, and: Paradigms for a Metaphorology (review)

pp. 358-359

Verdi and the Germans: From Unification to the Third Reich (review)

pp. 359-361

Nietzsche, Psychology, and First Philosophy (review)

pp. 361-362

Holy Bones, Holy Dust: How Relics Shaped the History of Medieval Europe (review)

pp. 362-363

The Hidden Life of Deer: Lessons from the Natural World (review)

p. 363

Hatred and Forgiveness (review)

p. 364

Christianity, Truth, and Weakening Faith: A Dialogue (review)

p. 365

Philosemitism in History (review)

pp. 365-366

Extremely Violent Societies: Mass Violence in the Twentieth-Century World (review)

pp. 366-367

On Compromise and Rotten Compromises (review)

pp. 367-369

All Judges Are Political Except When They Are Not: Acceptable Hypocrisies and the Rule of Law (review)

p. 369

Eating Animals (review)

pp. 370-371

What Is a Palestinian State Worth? (review)

pp. 371-372

The Third Pillar: Essays in Judaic Studies (review)

p. 372

Mao's Great Famine: The History of China's Most Devastating Catastrophe, 1958-1962 (review)

p. 373

Mania: A Short History of Bipolar Disorder (review)

pp. 373-374

The Making of a Counter-Culture Icon: Henry Miller's Dostoyevsky (review)

pp. 374-376

Communitas: The Origin and Destiny of Community (review)

pp. 377-378

Saul Bellow: Letters (review)

pp. 378-379

A Revolution of the Mind: Radical Enlightenment and the Intellectual Origins of Modern Democracy (review)

pp. 379-380

Time for Outrage! (review)

p. 381

Notes on Contributors

pp. 382-386