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Common Knowledge (2009) 15 (1): 39–58.
Published: 01 January 2009
... as well as his conception of himself as a moral agent in a world of moral possibility. Simone Weil provides a similar version of a quietist waiting with . To an ungenerous “active searching” she opposes a fundamental generosity, a “waiting or attentive and faithful immobility” through which one is able...
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Common Knowledge (2009) 15 (3): 348–364.
Published: 01 August 2009
... to an end that the agent has reason to achieve. “Ought”-judgments should not be interpreted in ambitious ways that make them generally problematic. Symposium: Apology for Quietism, Part 3 INTUITIONS OF FITTINGNESS A. W. Price My purpose is to say something new...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (3): 399–405.
Published: 01 September 2015
... are objectively knowable and that human beings are moral and rational agents characterize judgmental regimes; irenic regimes are characterized by disillusionment with those assumptions. © 2015 by Duke University Press 2015 Erasmus Comedy of Errors quietism irenicism judgmentalism forgiveness PEACE...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (3): 464–483.
Published: 01 September 2015
... prisoner and his former torturer. The novelist's sensitivity to contending notions of collective guilt and collective victimhood serve to illustrate the complications that arise at the individual level when forgiveness is freely offered by a trauma survivor and roundly rejected by the agent of that trauma...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (2): 253–269.
Published: 01 April 2015
... agents of murder victims; their responsibility, in predemocratic Greece, before the invention of law courts, was to punish murderers. The defendant is Orestes, who has killed his mother but argues that, since she had killed his father, he was acting justly. The judges consist of eleven Athenian citizen...
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Common Knowledge (2012) 18 (3): 433–450.
Published: 01 August 2012
... on the outskirts of Maputo, the article challenges conventional understandings of relational forms as the connective “glue” holding together exterior and, to a certain extent, autonomous elements. In southern Mozambique, ancestral spirits intervene in the lives of their descendants as interior agentive forces...
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Common Knowledge (2013) 19 (2): 237–256.
Published: 01 April 2013
... them letso me call effort, of philosophical kind this from issuing characterizations foralabel the have to useful be It will norms. standards, criteria, its grasps some sense in “agent”) the call (whom Iwill activity the doing person the that is activity of rational mark...
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Common Knowledge (2010) 16 (2): 351–360.
Published: 01 April 2010
... one fails to recognize the distinction between moral agent and agent. moral a is cat his that deny to wants simply He arguing. is he which for   evaluated   or blamed praised be also but can entitlements moral agent has moral A responsibilities. and rights whoboth roughly,agent has...
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Common Knowledge (2009) 15 (1): 7–22.
Published: 01 January 2009
... be able to recognize those at home in it as political agents. They wouldseem a desertto most of should us, we find ourselves abroadin and it; we quietists with respect to interest in the outcome of what is advocatedquietists of continent A politically size. same the of continent a by even sea...
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Common Knowledge (2017) 23 (3): 381–395.
Published: 01 September 2017
... Duke NC: (Durham, Things of Ecology APolitical Matter: Vibrant Bennett, Jane example, for see, vitalism; new or materialism new the called often is what with approach my align agents nonhuman to concept 3.  agency puts my approach in the same sort of category...
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Common Knowledge (2021) 27 (2): 320–322.
Published: 01 May 2021
....” Presumably each was written by one contributor, then submitted to the Collective for critique, the result being many sentences of this stripe: “[J.-P. Vernant] married structuralism's philosophical critique of human agency to historicism's insistence on the temporal conditioning of individual agents in order...
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Common Knowledge (2004) 10 (3): 463–484.
Published: 01 August 2004
... the point 1 with Gods: Part Peace Talking of view). Whereas Amerindian perspectival ontology proceeds as though the point • of view creates the subject: whatever is activated or “agented” by the point of view will be a subject. The attribution of humanlike consciousness and intentionality...
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Common Knowledge (2012) 18 (3): 387–418.
Published: 01 August 2012
... those days: those out. agents the pulled Heand stopped aditch...
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Common Knowledge (2013) 19 (1): 28–39.
Published: 01 January 2013
... orignore, attention pay to make actor- as both agents, rolehistorical of the active is underspecified Also themselves. ofevents shapetaking actual the in orrepresentation role ofrepetition stitutive con the analyze to ability our hindered has recurrence cyclical or from tion...
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Common Knowledge (2002) 8 (3): 526–547.
Published: 01 August 2002
... Stasi archives for proof that Anderson was indeed a Stasi agent. In my view, such a matter should be dealt with by the police, the public prosecutor, the courts, and not the injured party. And if these bodies are not legally authorized...
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Common Knowledge (2016) 22 (1): 43–68.
Published: 01 January 2016
... an history,” “making is capacity ofthis expression maximal The condition. human the of) (andto exclusive definitive attribute an as understood is for action capacity view, the this In order itself. social produce to ability human the recognize ively whoreflex agents between...
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Common Knowledge (2016) 22 (3): 415–430.
Published: 01 September 2016
... many so to acts the reducing to one only is suicide own actor,on), so count to of orderand the just in personality to, the alluded motivations any out, carried was suicide each (the that way recognize to necessarily, inclined, wouldbe themselves agents the that diversity...
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Common Knowledge (2022) 28 (1): 151.
Published: 01 January 2022
... and prickly agents of change. And after they faded away, their legacy became the subject of constant debate, not only in the British Isles, but in the United States as well. Puritans also fell prey to facile caricaturing. In our own day, their image as grim, self-absorbed, self-righteous, intolerant...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (2): 190–195.
Published: 01 April 2015
... —  and the Wilcoxes, robust agents and beneficiaries of beneficiaries and agents robust Wilcoxes...
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Common Knowledge (2013) 19 (2): 395–398.
Published: 01 April 2013
... Emanuel Swedenborg, Secret Agent on Earth and in Heaven: Jacobites, Jews, and and Jews, Jacobites, Heaven: in and Earth on Agent Secret Swedenborg, Emanuel...