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Common Knowledge (2010) 16 (2): 291.
Published: 01 April 2010
...Henry Kamen J. H. Elliott, Empires of the Atlantic World: Britain and Spain in America, 1492–1830 (New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2006), 560 pp. Duke University Press 2010 LITTLE REVIEWS Brigitte Le Juez, Beckett...
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Common Knowledge (2013) 19 (1): 143–144.
Published: 01 January 2013
...Branka Arsić Seeman Erik R. , The Huron-Wendat Feast of the Dead: Indian-European Encounters in Early North America ( Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press , 2011 ), 163 pp. © 2013 by Duke University Press 2013...
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Common Knowledge (2019) 25 (1-3): 461–463.
Published: 01 April 2019
...J. H. Elliott; Jeffrey M. Perl Copyright © 2019 Duke University Press 2019 Lynch John , New Worlds: A Religious History of Latin America ( New Haven, CT : Yale University Press , 2012 ), 384 pp. ...
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Common Knowledge (2013) 19 (2): 392–393.
Published: 01 April 2013
...Santiago Zabala Woessner Martin , Heidegger in America ( Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 2011 ), 294 pp. © 2013 by Duke University Press 2013 LITTLE REVIEWS Amy Knight Powell, Depositions: Scenes from the Late Medieval Church...
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Common Knowledge (2013) 19 (3): 557–559.
Published: 01 August 2013
...J. H. Elliott Lynch John , New Worlds: A Religious History of Latin America ( New Haven, CT : Yale University Press , 2012 ), 384 pp. © 2013 by Duke University Press 2013 LITTLE REVIEWS Pierre Bouretz, D’un...
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Common Knowledge (2013) 19 (3): 560.
Published: 01 August 2013
...P. J. Marshall Yokota Kariann Akemi , Unbecoming British: How Revolutionary America Became a Postcolonial Nation ( New York : Oxford University Press , 2011 ), 353 pp. © 2013 by Duke University Press 2013 LITTLE...
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Common Knowledge (2008) 14 (2): 201–207.
Published: 01 April 2008
...János Boros © 2008 by Duke University Press 2008 COLUMNS RORTY AND AMERICA, OVERSEAS János Boros Descartes c’est la France, as André Glucksmann has it, to which might be added: Rorty c’est les États-Unis.1...
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Common Knowledge (2002) 8 (1): 80–101.
Published: 01 January 2002
...Daniel Herwitz Duke University Press 2002 COMEDIES OF MASTERY AND RECONCILIATION South Africa’s Taxi, America’s Rib Daniel Herwitz Rainbow Nation: the place where, finally, each band of color chromatically har...
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Common Knowledge (2008) 14 (2): 296–306.
Published: 01 April 2008
...Roberto Bolaño; Chris Andrews Copyright © 1996 by Roberto Bolaño and Copyright © 2008 by the Heirs of Roberto Bolaño: all rights reserved 2008 not for sale FICTION AND POETRY FROM NAZI LITERATURE IN THE AMERICAS Roberto Bolaño...
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Common Knowledge (2010) 16 (1): 146–148.
Published: 01 January 2010
...Mordechai Bar-On Mark S. Schantz, Awaiting the Heavenly Country: The Civil War and America's Culture of Death (Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2008), 245 pp. Duke University Press 2010 Little Reviews Mark S. Schantz, Awaiting the Heavenly Country...
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Common Knowledge (2009) 15 (3): 324–330.
Published: 01 August 2009
... revealed a fundamental disjunction between their vision and hope for a properly Christian America, and their experience of an America which they characterized as misgoverned by a conspiracy of liberal judges and complaisant politicians. A subsequent roundtable discussion on the prospects for a written...
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Common Knowledge (2008) 14 (1): 16–28.
Published: 01 January 2008
... religious. She then examines the feminization of religion in nineteenth-century America and the growing idea at the time of female moral stewardship. After examining the contrasting approaches taken to the process of feminization by Harriet Beecher Stowe and Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Fox-Genovese then takes...
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Common Knowledge (2021) 27 (1): 40–85.
Published: 01 January 2021
... offer to progressive Jews parallels and contrasts to contemporary Jewishness and Judaism. For some, Native America has become a path back to a reconstructed Jewishness and Judaism; for others, a path away. Each path is assessed in this article with respect to questions of authenticity, psychobiography...
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Common Knowledge (2016) 22 (1): 69–80.
Published: 01 January 2016
..., the Greco-Roman world, medieval Europe, Africa, and Native America are examined to substantiate this claim. Premodern beliefs, moreover, about the consequences of killing are echoed in the symptoms of “moral injury” described by contemporary psychiatrists treating combat veterans, which suggests...
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Common Knowledge (2013) 19 (3): 518–529.
Published: 01 August 2013
... America has remained unstable. A central question underlying the history of race in the United States is how people could acknowledge the incoherence of racial categories while still structuring their lives, communities, politics, and culture around the idea of race. At a fundamental level, race has...
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Common Knowledge (2014) 20 (1): 46–54.
Published: 01 January 2014
.... Thus, the audience for her campaign against analytic philosophy, for example, does not seem to reach beyond the walls of higher education in North America. Zwicky has aligned herself with an esoteric philosophical tradition (Heraclitus, Plato, Nietzsche, Heidegger) that has sought to achieve its aims...
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Common Knowledge (2005) 11 (2): 198–214.
Published: 01 April 2005
... goes by now without the appearance of a new book, newspaper article, conference, speech, or televi- sion discussion on whether America can appropriately be styled an empire, and, if so, whether this development is necessary and benign or irremediably sinister.2...
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Common Knowledge (2005) 11 (3): 375–392.
Published: 01 August 2005
... rst from 1689 to 1815 11 sity Press, sity Nation the through and with 10 NACBS/report.html. ( America North in Studies ish 9...
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Common Knowledge (2006) 12 (1): 36–46.
Published: 01 January 2006
... immediate concern. Since the U.S. invasion of Afghanistan, books appear, it seems almost daily, with titles such as Incoherent Empire, The Sorrows of Empire, America’s Inadvertent Empire, Resurrecting Empire, Common Knowledge 12:1 Copyright 2006 by Duke University Press 36...
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Common Knowledge (2005) 11 (2): 240–248.
Published: 01 April 2005
... Philippines, the and in toSpaniards. comfort togive ceased never has of Spain’s past, study the in experts the tobe whoappeared those by asserted cally America. in itself established” miraculously “almost 4...