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The Ambivalence of Progress

Essays on Historical Anthropology
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ISBN 100913729922
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The premise of this beautiful little book is that ambivalence matters, but not in the way most of us think. It takes a maximalist view of ambivalence that shows it to be different from simple uncertainty or indecision. It is not the failure of a mental process but the result of too much misplaced by: 6.

The Ambivalence of Creation is a welcome addition to the field of ancient Chinese thought and culture, as well as mythology, historiography, and literature." (The Journal of American Studies) " a clearly written, well-argued, and important book [that] performs a valuable service to the field by problematizing deeply entrenched assumptions about early Chinese thought."Cited by: The Ambivalence of Creation Debates Concerning Innovation and Artifice in Early China Michael Puett STANFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS • STANFORD, CALIFORNIA I.

Contents Introduction I. Domesticating the Landscape: Notions of Ancestors and Innovation in the Bronze Age 22 2. The Craft of Humanity: Debates over Nature and Culture in. The Ambivalence of Creation Debates Concerning Innovation and Artifice in Early China Michael Puett STANFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS • STANFORD, CALIFORNIA I.

CHAPTER 5 The Tragedy of Creation: Sima Qian' s Reconstruction of the Rise of Empire in Early ChinaFile Size: 2MB. Modernity And Ambivalence book.

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It also The Ambivalence of Progress book to a simultaneous attraction toward and repulsion from an object, person or action (Young ).

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The primary purpose of this review is to advance research on ambivalence by reviewing, synthesizing and ultimately reconciling prior work on the negativeFile Size: 1MB. Short idea (): Frederich Nietzsche famously said, "What doesn't kill me makes me stronger."This is now the title of a popular country song in the United States.

Hard to believe, but true. The irony is that the beautiful and inspiring idea that has come into the minds of so many people who are suffering was not true of Nietzsche himself; he got weaker and weaker over time.

Working with Ambivalence. By Christina McClarren on Decem in Co-Parenting Therapy, Reconciliation Therapy, Therapy Practice Tips. Ambivalence is very common in everyday life. Ambivalence is when an individual experiences uncertainty or fluctuation, especially when caused by inability to make achoice or by a simultaneous desire to.

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Exploring ambivalence –more than a decisional balance. MINT Meeting, Miami, December 2, 23 Exploring ambivalence can be about establishing a simple decisional balance •A decisional balance where opposites are explored •Using pairs of words or expressions like File Size: KB.

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In the beginning, God created the heavens and the earth. The earth was without form and void, and darkness was over the face of the deep. The Ambivalence of Political Courage Jason A. Scorza Historically many political theorists have closely associated the practice of politics with the disposition of courage.

During the past two centuries or so, however, some theorists-particularly liberals-have striven to tame the concept. The Ambivalence of Appropriation.

Lott’s approach to this question tends to center on what he sees as the “ambivalence” of white appropriators. This ambivalence, he argues, demonstrates at least the latent possibility for interracial solidarity: “If Elvis impersonation is any indication, white racial ambivalence is the.

Resolving ambivalence in the direction of change is key element of motivational interviewing Motivation for change can be fostered by an accepting, empowering, and safe atmosphere. Process of Motivational Interviewing. Determine client's stage of change, and addressing the concerns specific to their stage.

Ambivalence Quotes. Quotes tagged as "ambivalence" Showing of 28 “And I can't be running back and fourth forever between grief and high delight.” For there is a curious ambivalence about the human soul: it can love and hate the same object at the same time.

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Ambivalence is a state of having simultaneous conflicting reactions, beliefs, or feelings towards some object. Stated another way, ambivalence is the experience of having an attitude towards someone or something that contains both positively and negatively valenced components.

The term also refers to situations where "mixed feelings" of a more general sort are experienced, or where a person. Ambivalence definition is - simultaneous and contradictory attitudes or feelings (such as attraction and repulsion) toward an object, person, or action.

How to use ambivalence in a sentence. The Ambivalence of Reflection: Critical Pedagogies, Identity, and the Writing Teacher I teach writing at a state university.

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Our spring semester ends in mid-May. By Memo-rial Day weekend I’ve turned in my grades, returned final papers, and begun planning for my fall courses. But I usual-ly won’t read the student evaluations until much later.

Sometimes before you begin to change, you need to focus on your ambivalence and get clear about whether you want to make changes and why. Motivation is. Ambivalence and Attachment 6 style exists when the caregiver is regarded as being inconsistent and insensitive to the child’s needs.

To identify the existence of File Size: KB. How to Stop Choosing Ambivalence. by Thomas G. Fiffer Leave a Comment. You can’t make a choice, so you put it off, endlessly considering the. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

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ambivalent definition: 1. having two opposing feelings at the same time, or being uncertain about how you feel: 2. having. Learn more.Ambivalence definition, uncertainty or fluctuation, especially when caused by inability to make a choice or by a simultaneous desire to say or do two opposite or conflicting things.

See more.Ambivalence. The Bible makes note of the human tendency to be “double-minded.” Today we call it ambivalence. When we have strong feelings in several different directions at once, it tends to cause anxiety.

The mind doesn’t like it. It’s not good for us spiritually, either. In this presentation, learn about how to identify and reduce.