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Common Knowledge (1 January 2009) 15 (1): 39–58.
Published: 01 January 2009
... 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 to...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2012) 18 (3): 433–450.
Published: 01 August 2012
... 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...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2009) 15 (3): 348–364.
Published: 01 August 2009
... an end that the agent has reason to achieve. “Ought”-judgments should not be interpreted in ambitious ways that make them generally problematic. Duke University Press 2009 Symposium: Apology for Quietism, Part 3 INTUITIONS OF FITTINGNESS A. W. Price...
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Common Knowledge (1 September 2015) 21 (3): 399–405.
Published: 01 September 2015
... 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 (1 September 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 (1 April 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 (1 April 2010) 16 (2): 351–360.
Published: 01 April 2010
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2016) 22 (1): 141.
Published: 01 January 2016
... the era in Germany East finally, seeing”; and, from “prevent[ed]Raj themselves ofthe agents the that oxymoron an was imperialism” where“liberal India, British Encyclopédie of the time the during France Bourbon are point in order.” cases asocial embedded in three His...
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Common Knowledge (1 May 2016) 22 (2): 309.
Published: 01 May 2016
..., andReligioninEarlyModernEngland Richard Sugg,TheSmokeof theSoul: Matthiessen (1928Matthiessen   ofa cofounder and (a Paris he later roledeeply regretted), in that blue sheep),CIA agent forundercover the an Himalayan the study to expedition AwardBook...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 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 (1 January 2009) 15 (1): 7–22.
Published: 01 January 2009
... 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 (1 January 2002) 8 (1): 215–217.
Published: 01 January 2002
... sexual desire. Characters are above all bodies, agents of sexual desire. His master subject is the complexity and insatiability of desire, which finds its most original expressions in the heroically detailed, mesmeriz- ing pages in A Book of Memories devoted to describing...
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Common Knowledge (1 September 2015) 21 (3): 515–516.
Published: 01 September 2015
... differences of explaining means of some secure search in been has has amassed a vast body of data from almost every corner of the planet. He has He has planet. of the corner every almost from of data body a vast amassed has   notis climate subject Parker, his agents. although for long...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2016) 22 (1): 5–7.
Published: 01 January 2016
... a Burgundian agent. Edward V, without Warwick, proves a disastrous king and is deposed in 1483 by a select committee of the Commons. The deposed king is imprisoned in the Tower and drinks himself to death in a matter of months, saving another select committee of the Commons, which...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2006) 12 (1): 34–35.
Published: 01 January 2006
.... Most articles in this symposium have made roughly parallel contributions, showing how the power of great empires can be a matter of deceptive advertising, successful public relations; and how, in the processes of conquest and governance, the agents of empire can...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2016) 22 (1): 141–142.
Published: 01 January 2016
... the era in Germany East finally, seeing”; and, from “prevent[ed]Raj themselves ofthe agents the that oxymoron an was imperialism” where“liberal India, British Encyclopédie of the time the during France Bourbon are point in order.” cases asocial embedded in three His...
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Common Knowledge (1 May 2016) 22 (2): 309–310.
Published: 01 May 2016
..., andReligioninEarlyModernEngland Richard Sugg,TheSmokeof theSoul: Matthiessen (1928Matthiessen   ofa cofounder and (a Paris he later roledeeply regretted), in that blue sheep),CIA agent forundercover the an Himalayan the study to expedition AwardBook...
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Common Knowledge (1 September 2017) 23 (3): 381–395.
Published: 01 September 2017
... with approach my align agents nonhuman to concept 3.  agency puts my approach in the same sort of category as as ofcategory sort same the in approach my puts agency of dance ofthe aspect 1987). interactive The Press, nesota Min of University (Minneapolis: Massumi Brian trans...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2013) 19 (2): 395–398.
Published: 01 April 2013
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2015) 21 (2): 190–195.
Published: 01 April 2015
... —  and the Wilcoxes, robust agents and beneficiaries of beneficiaries and agents robust Wilcoxes, the and...