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Created: January 10, 2002
Latest Update: February 21, 2002
Building Discourse in the Aftermath
by Collaborative Student Writing Workgroup of Dear Habermas
Team Membership from California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) and
the University of Wisconsin, Parkside (UWP)
Copyright: Jeanne Curran and Susan R. Takata and Individual Authors, January 2002.
"Fair use" encouraged.This paper develops further the article, "Building Discourse in the Aftermath of September 11th", prepared by a Dear Habermas collaborative writing team over the Winter Break for presentation as Session 197 on Saturday, March 9, 2002, at 8:00 a.m. - 9: 30 p.m. Room: AVALON C at the disneyland Resorts Hotel in Anaheim, California.
On Wednesday, February 20, 2002, Big Kesh wrote:Subject: eek!!
hi jeanne. it's me, BIG KESH! i reg. for your class and i want to know what days do we meet.
Later on Wednesday, February 20, 2002, Big Kesh wrote:Subject: eek!!
Sorry for such a STUPID question.... i already know: go to dearharbermas, and i'll find out all the information that i want to know... smile. BIG KESH. SOC 370
Texts used in classes and in class discussions by the participants in this collaborative article:
- Ahmed, Akbar. Islam Today: A Short Introduction to the Muslim World. I.B. Tauris, 2001. Washington Post story. Online.
- Fanon, Frantz. The Wretched of the Earth.1963. Fanon Online.
- Fellman, Gordon. Rambo and the Dalai Lama. State University of New York Press, 1998. Fellman. Online.
- Gordon, Lewis. Bad Faith and Anti-Black Racism. Atlantic Highlands: Humanities Press, 1995. Institutional Bad Faith Online.
- Habermas, Jurgen. Between Facts and Norms. MIT Press. 1996. Habermas Online.
- Pepinsky, Harold. "Peacemaking Primer" in Social Justice, Criminal Justice. Edited by Bruce Arrigo. West/Wadworth. 1999. Peacemaking Primer Online.
- Galeano, Eduardo. The Open Veins of Latin America. Galeano Online.
- Rashid, Ahmed. Taliban: Militant Islam, Oil and Fundamentalism in Central Asia 2000. Yale Press Review with excerpts. Online.
- Said, Edward. Culture and Imperialism. Said Online.
Collaborative Student Writing Team of Dear Habermas
Team Membership from California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) and the University of Wisconsin, Parkside (UWP)
- Big Kesh, CSUDH
- Jeanne Curran, CSUDH
The writing team consists of student and faculty members (current and alumni and retired) of the Dear Habermas virtual community who responded to the request to participate in this piece. The writing took place over the Winter Break of 2001, and includes a few excerpts gleaned from Dear Habermas archives.
Dear Habermas is a weekly student journal on postmodern and critical thought, with special focus on Habermas, defender of whatever can be rescued from the broken illusions of the Enlightenment. Perspectives include race, class, gender, and both postmodern and critical theory analyses of institutional and interpersonal relationships.