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Dear Habermas
A Journal of Postmodern and Critical Thought
Devoted to Academic Discourse on Peace and Justice

Volume 13, No.12, Week of August 5, 2002

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Reuters' photo on front page of Los Angeles Times on August 3, 2002.

The Public Sphere

This photo captures the intensity and beauty of what I imagine it feels like to successfully use the
dialogic process in public discourse on validity claims.

" When a few thousand subsistence farmers vowed last fall to resist construction of a $2.3-billion airport in their cornfields, it appeared to outsiders that they might stand a better chance trying to stop Mexico's next earthquake." But they won!

Click here for the farmers' story.


Theoretical Musings for Us by Us

Stories of Lived Experience Lived Experience: Emancipatory Narratives

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    With teaching essays, analyses of texts, discussion questions, field activities, and self tests.

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Table of Contents

  • Reference Links:

    Site Index - Topics Index - Concept Index - Vocabulary Index
    Archives - Site Map - Site Stats - Syllabi - Recommending Teachers - Links
    Left/Right Perspectives - PSN - ZNet - TR Young's Site - Virtual Faculty
    Art and Poem Gallery - Transcend Art and Peace - The Justice Studies Association

  • Weekly Features:

    Healing Thoughts
    Theory Essays
    Letters to My Students
    In Other Languages
    Art and the Imaginary
    Conflicts Around the World
    Scholastic Resources
    Lagniappe! You Gotta Read This!
    Jobs, Jobs, Jobs
    Gallery Under construction.
    Calls for Proposals: Conference and Article Plans
    Presentations and Publications
    Kids' Site
    What people are saying about Dear Habermas
    Who To Take
    Merriam-Webster Dictionary Search:

  • Study and Writing Workshops:

    • Graduate Study for Comprehensives:

    • Collaborative Writing Projects:

        Index of Thesis Projects

        I'm swamped with uploading materials for Fall courses. As I get that task to a manageable level, I'll identify for you those parts that should help with your theses. Both Berthena Kemp and Millie Coulter should be ready to start back on their projects by the time school starts. jeanne

        Submissions to Dear Habermas



      <i>The NOW Is Cracking</i>, by jeanne Healing
      The NOW is cracking.

      • Healing Thoughts:

        • Up soon.

        Theory EssaysTheory Essays

        Topics Index

        Discussing Theory

        • Up soon.

        Concepts You Should Know:

        • CONCEPT

          • Up soon.

        Theorists You Should Know:

        • THEORIST

          • Up soon,

      Letters to My StudentsLetters to My Students

      Index of Letters to My Students

      • Up soon.


      Index of Artists Featured on This Site

    • Artists You Should Know

      • ARTIST

        • Oeuvre (work) [Pronounced "ERV"]

      • Poets You Should Know

        • POET

          • Oeuvre (work)

      • Poetry and Music We Share with Each Other

        • Up soon.

      signifiers across cultures: other languages In Other Languages

      Conflicts Around the World:

    • Present Danger

      • Up soon.

    • Long-Term Effects

      • Up soon.

    • History

      • Up soon.

      Scholastic Resources:

      • Curricular and Scholarly Resources:

        • Up soon.

    • The Writing Tutor:
      • Up soon.


    • Up soon.

  • The Methods and Statistics Tutor:

    • Up soon.


    • Up soon.


    You Gotta Read This

    • Up soon.

    jobs, jobs, jobs Jobs and Job-Training:

    Susan with Blue BoyKids' Site

    • Up soon.

    What people are saying about Dear Habermas

    • Up soon.

    Who To Take