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|Bradbury, Ray To me, being an intellectual doesn't mean knowing about |
intellectual issues; it means taking pleasure in them. - Bronowski, Jacob To label
me an intellectual is a misunderstanding of what that is. - Cavett, Dick A person of
|Since there is always the risk with labels of creating misunderstandings, I try to |
use them only if I believe that doing so is helpful for elucidating ... What strikes me
as pernicious is the notion that it's okay for writers with a wide variety of
philosophies ranging from fundamentalist to ... (May 25, 2005) Is integral too
|... begin to open an intellectual space to Third World/immigrant women scholars, |
as was done at the international conference I ... This conference allowed for the
possibility of a decolonized, cross-border feminist community and cemented for
me ... some of the readings and misunderstandings of the essay to the triumphal
rise of postmodernism in the U.S. academy ... I have never called myself a "
postmodernist," some reflection on why my ideas have been assimilated under
this label is ...
|... justice would suddenly go over to a position which is concerned only with |
certain excesses in the intellectual temper of contemporary America, and nothing
else. ... I know the ideological dangers of a fanaticized time when everybody
wants simple labels. To write as I have is to risk the misunderstanding of my
politics which you have exhibited. ... They do not constitute for me some "mirage"
of the public, or the people, some "monstrous abstraction" in the name 220 / Anti-
|This section's underlying thesis is that these "misses" (misconceptions, |
misunderstandings, misrepresentations, and mischaracterizations) stem, ...
Rather, my purpose is to use historical method to expose the intellectually
impoverished state of the now ritualistic "bashing of ... Vienna Circle) developed
a philosophy — later given the label "logical positivism" — that relied heavily on
Machian neopositivism, ...
|Sixteen pieces show Allen's unique perspective on Socrates, restaurant reviews, the UFO menace, love and passion, and other topics and issues of undying interest.|
|complete misunderstanding of the nature and scope of politics and religion: only |
the progressives and the Marxists believe ... masses which, a little later, acquired
a better label and a clearer consciousness as the "proletariat. ... "I am ashamed,"
he writes, "when my mother's maid sees me at the table, with a book in my hand.
|misunderstandings, and perspectives. At the end of the day, I believe the |
ambiguity is a gift because it makes room for me, and for you, the reader, to
ponder the ... The manner in which we perform such intellectual actions is a
matter for our choice and we find reasons for our choices in our ... Hence, every
agent needs a conceptual framework adequate to label, interpret, and appraise
|... the symptoms of defensive maneuvers in thought, the typical symptoms present |
in many intellectual tendencies but especially in every kind of orthodoxy. ... for me
to point out the barriers to entry which might increase actual misunderstandings
by a thousandfold and which may be ... the new science, who reject the whole
problem situation, and seek to impede it by the petty tactic of demanding the label
|... of the subject I know that he agrees with me To comprehend is to grasp |
something mentally and to perceive its relationships ... misunderstand,
misconstrue 3 be unacquainted with, be unfamiliar with know-how n technique,
expertise, skill, ability, ... erudite, intelligent, intellectual, knowledgeable,
enlightened, bright, brainy, widely read, literary, scholastic, academic, ...
celebrated- ness, fame, celebrity, repute, renown, distinctive mark label n 1 lag,
ticket, sticker, slip, sign, stamp, mark,.