• Conference Object  Open Access

      Aesthetics of historical experience 

      Yershova, Liubov (2012-07)
      In my paper I analyse the possibility of the dialogue between aesthetics and history. I seek to substantiate the thesis which maintains that immediate experience of the past has aesthetic nature. The interrelation of ...
    • Article  

      Commencing the Rhizome: Towards a Minor Philosophy of Education 

      Gregoriou, Zelia (Educational Philosophy and Theory, 2004)
      In "The Postmodern Explained," a pedagogical sequel to "The Postmodern Condition," Jean Francois Lyotard reports on the domination of thought by the principle of realism. Lyotard speaks of a demand that threatens to totalize ...
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      Deconstructing the manager: discourses of power and resistance in popular cinema 

      Panayiotou, Alexia (2012)
      Purpose – This article aims to explore how mainstream popular cinema, usually a vehicle of effortless and accessible entertainment, produces or reproduces prevailing discursive constructs about managers, management and ...
    • Doctoral Thesis  Open Access

      Ethics and politics in performance art : reclaiming the function of art in society 

      Lamprou, Karolina P. (Πανεπιστήμιο Κύπρου, Σχολή Ανθρωπιστικών Επιστημών / University of Cyprus, Faculty of Humanities, 2020-11)
      Αυτή η διατριβή αποτελεί μια θεωρητική προσέγγιση στη “performance art”, προκειμένου να αξιολογήσει, από την προοπτική του 21ου αιώνα, τις ηθικές και πολιτικές ανησυχίες που έχουν συμβάλει στην εμφάνιση και τη εξέλιξη ...
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      The experience of disability activism through the development of the disability movement: how do disabled activists find their way in politics? 

      Symeonidou, Simoni (Taylor & Francis Ltd, 2009)
      This paper reflects critically upon part of the findings of research about key activists' experience of disability politics in Cyprus from 1966 to 2004. Disabled activists' experience of politics is conceptualized through ...
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      Michael A. Peter's dircursive Universalism 

      Papastephanou, Marianna (Addleton Academic Publishers, 2015)
      This essay discusses one aspect of Michael Peters' diverse, rich and thoughtful engagement with political challenges in postmodern times. It argues that this aspect allows us to grasp what I term "a discursive universalism" ...