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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (1): 184–185.
Published: 01 January 2020
...Richard Jenkyns Copyright © 2020 Duke University Press 2020 Sofroniew Alexandra , Household Gods: Private Devotion in Ancient Greece and Rome ( Los Angeles : J. Paul Getty Museum , 2016 ), 160 pp. C O M M O N K N O W L E D G E 1 8 4 narrative, not to diagnose the syphilis...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (1): 19–43.
Published: 01 January 2015
... the slave the object of cultic worship by both masters and slaves. © 2014 by Duke University Press 2014 slavery slave revolt ancient Greece slave culture hero cult conflict resolution Symposium: Peace by Other Means, Part 2 SLAVES, STORIES, AND CULTS...
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Common Knowledge (2014) 20 (3): 509.
Published: 01 August 2014
...Richard Jenkyns Ross Iain , Oscar Wilde and Ancient Greece . ( Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 2012 ), 298 pp. © 2014 by Duke University Press 2014...
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Common Knowledge (2013) 19 (2): 382.
Published: 01 April 2013
...Victoria Wohl Holmes Brooke , The Symptom and the Subject: The Emergence of the Physical Body in Ancient Greece ( Princeton, NJ : Princeton University Press , 2010 ), 392 pp. © 2013 by Duke University Press 2013 LITTLE REVIEWS Amy Knight Powell, Depositions...
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Common Knowledge (2007) 13 (1): 170–187.
Published: 01 January 2007
...David Konstan Duke University Press 2007 A R T I C L E S ANGER, HATRED, AND GENOCIDE IN ANCIENT GREECE David Konstan Today, the slaughter of whole populations is regarded as an offense against human rights and against...
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Common Knowledge (2009) 15 (3): 518–519.
Published: 01 August 2009
...Susan Stephens Joan Breton Connelly, Portrait of a Priestess: Women and Ritual in Ancient Greece (Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2007), 415 pp. Duke University Press 2009 Little Reviews Loren Samons II...
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Common Knowledge (2014) 20 (2): 265–272.
Published: 01 April 2014
.... Zwicky's experimental deployment of polyphonic textual structures to render her conception of a patterned and resonant whole is, Hobbs argues, part of a tradition, going back to ancient Greece, of radical philosophers struggling to express themselves without pragmatic self-refutation. In particular, Hobbs...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (2): 253–269.
Published: 01 April 2015
..., and instruments of torture, the hideous Fury, or Erinys under her original Greek title, still haunts the world’s imagination.1 The word Erinys is etymologically related to words meaning “anger” and “strife.” In ancient Greece, an Erinys in the singular, or Erinyes in the plural, could represent...
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Common Knowledge (2023) 29 (3): 410–412.
Published: 01 September 2023
...: The Battle that Changed the World ; After Thermopylae: The Oath of Plataea and the End of the Graeco-Persian Wars ; Ancient Greece: A History in Eleven Cities ; Thebes: The Forgotten City of Ancient Greece ; and Ancient Greek Political Thought in Practice . Cary Coglianese is the Edward B. Shils...
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Common Knowledge (2023) 29 (2): 187–192.
Published: 01 May 2023
... as inspiration for the present and future. What might a historian of ancient Greece contribute? To cut to the chase: dêmokratia , a Greek coinage of the fifth century BCE, was both an ambiguous and an ambivalent term, not at all a bland, all-purpose, homogenizing slogan. It was a portmanteau word...
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Common Knowledge (2023) 29 (2): 280–282.
Published: 01 May 2023
..., translated into eleven languages, including Democracy: A Life ; Ancient Greece: A History in Eleven Cities ; Thebes: Forgotten City of Ancient Greece ; After Thermopylae ; Ancient Greek Political Thought in Practice ; Democritus and Atomistic Politics ; Alexander the Great: The Hunt for a New Past...
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Common Knowledge (2023) 29 (3): 385–389.
Published: 01 September 2023
... ed. London : Chatto and Windus , 1985 . Finley Moses I. Economy and Society in Ancient Greece . Edited by Shaw Brent D. and Saller Richard P. London : Chatto and Windus , 1981 ; New York : Viking , 1982 . [Editors’ preface, vii–viii; editors’ introduction, ix–xxvi...
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Common Knowledge (2016) 22 (3): 524–527.
Published: 01 September 2016
... Slaves Tell Tales, and Other Episodes in the Politics of Popular Culture in Ancient Greece Ancient in Culture Popular of the Politics in Tell Episodes Other Slaves Tales, and and Greece Ancient in Expulsion of Politics The Democracy: and Ostracism, of Exile, author...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (1): 172–175.
Published: 01 January 2015
... and Female Spirituality in Late Medieval Germany Medieval Late in Spirituality Female and Theology and Art in Medieval Evangelist Deified The Divine: Greece Ancient in Expulsion of Politics The Democracy: and Ostracism, ofExile, author the She is Arbor. Ann Forsdyke Sara Culture...
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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (1): 183–184.
Published: 01 January 2020
... Devotion in Ancient Greece and Rome (Los Angeles: J. Paul Getty Museum, 2016), 160 pp. This book is pleasingly described by its author as a fun project. Essentially it is a picture book, with many excellent color photographs of objects from the Getty Museum in Malibu, supplemented with some material from...
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Common Knowledge (2023) 29 (3): 324–341.
Published: 01 September 2023
... the sanctions for not voting are mild and, as in ancient Greece, not enforced with any regularity. Advances in technology should obviate the need for actually visiting a polling site on a given day. Claims of massive fraud in voting by mail are entirely without foundation, although many followers of Trump...
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Common Knowledge (2003) 9 (1): 132–136.
Published: 01 January 2003
.... Diplomacy is concerned with creating beliefs for the other party to hold, while espionage is concerned with ascertaining facts about the other side. Diplomacy as it was practiced in ancient Greece and Rome differs from its...
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Common Knowledge (2022) 28 (1): 41–60.
Published: 01 January 2022
... Ritualists,” who studied the work of both Durkheim and Lévy-Bruhl and made use of it to understand ancient Greece. 19 In later life, Lévy-Bruhl came to change his mind about the dramatic contrast he had made between “primitive” and modern thought. Some scholars describe his change as a recantation, others...
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Common Knowledge (2008) 14 (2): 349–351.
Published: 01 April 2008
... and Ancient Greece Ancient and Victorians...
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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (2): 370–372.
Published: 01 April 2020
... at Oxford University and an emeritus fellow of Lady Margaret Hall, is the author of The Victorians and Ancient Greece; N o te s o n C o n tr ib u to rs 3 7 1God, Space, and City in the Roman Imagination; Dignity and Decadence; Virgil s Experience; and A Fine Brush on Ivory: An Appreciation of Jane Austen...