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Common Knowledge (2016) 22 (3): 512–513.
Published: 01 September 2016
...Sara Forsdyke Scott Michael , Delphi: A History of the Center of the Ancient World . ( Princeton, NJ : Princeton University Press , 2014 ), 440 pp. © 2016 by Duke University Press 2016...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (3): 524–525.
Published: 01 September 2015
...Jochen Brüning Chemla Karine , ed., The History of Mathematical Proof in Ancient Traditions . ( Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 2012 ), 612 pp. © 2015 by Duke University Press 2015...
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Common Knowledge (2011) 17 (3): 541.
Published: 01 August 2011
...Susan Stephens Parkinson R. B. , Reading Ancient Egyptian Poetry among Other Histories ( Chichester, U.K. : Wiley-Blackwell , 2009 ), 392 pp. © 2011 by Duke University Press 2011 LITTLE REVIEWS Amir Alexander...
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Common Knowledge (2012) 18 (3): 451–463.
Published: 01 August 2012
... wheresee to they as so religion, ancient whenstudying account into these it and takes theories, and vocabulary andof scope its history the of is itaware reflective: is scholarship sound adequatevocabulary, foraperfectly striving than Rather others. obscures and aspects some...
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Common Knowledge (2023) 29 (2): 187–192.
Published: 01 May 2023
... fantasy, conjured by its diehard, oligarchic opponents, such as Plato, than a real, viable alternative mode of doing democratic politics. Thus, ancient Greek political history has its limits as a guide through our present troubles. pac1001@cam.ac.uk Copyright © 2023 by Duke University Press 2023...
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Common Knowledge (2018) 24 (3): 415–429.
Published: 01 August 2018
... together the work of ancient and medieval historians, to examine their own positions vis-à-vis the discipline of history and to reflect on its political and rhetorical aspects. The seminar, titled “Jews, Pagans, and Christians Write History in Antiquity,” was meant to question, through self-reflexive...
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Common Knowledge (2011) 17 (3): 433–440.
Published: 01 August 2011
... - - - - . treatises he translated. he treatises primary interest in the history of ancient philosophy was Plotinus, three ofHis work. of whosebody Hadot’s estimable Pierre of features distinctive the trace to Evenso briefone the as a retrospective we have provided here should permitus...
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Common Knowledge (2017) 23 (3): 440–467.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Edith Bruder A contribution to the Common Knowledge symposium on xenophilia, this article examines the ethnic groups (more than a dozen) on the African continent that have proclaimed their connections to ancient Israel and have developed versions of their tribal histories that place them as a part...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (1): 44–49.
Published: 01 January 2015
... Livy Pierre Corneille Rome ancient history Horatii conflict resolution Symposium: Peace by Other Means, Part 2 LIVY AND CORNEILLE Conflict and Resolution in the Story of the Horatii Colin Davis Perhaps the ancient tales have something...
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Common Knowledge (2016) 22 (3): 512.
Published: 01 September 2016
... are left aside. It is not more than the sum of its parts, but ofparts, its sum the Itaside. not is left more than are year ancient history, as well as its rediscovery and and rediscovery its as well...
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Common Knowledge (2014) 20 (1): 193–196.
Published: 01 January 2014
... Prize of the American Historical Associa- tion; Marpingen: Apparitions of the Virgin Mary in Bismarckian Germany; The Long Nineteenth Century; Populists and Patricians; and Class, Religion, and Local Politics in Wilhelmine Germany. G. W. Bowersock is professor emeritus of ancient history...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (2): 367–371.
Published: 01 April 2015
... of Classical Art in Antiquity; The Greeks Overseas; The History of Greek Vases; and The Relief Plaques of Eastern Eurasia and China: The “Ordos Bronzes,” Peter the Great’s Treasure, and Their Kin. G. W. Bowersock, professor emeritus of ancient history at the Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton...
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Common Knowledge (2003) 9 (1): 132–136.
Published: 01 January 2003
... the doings of human beings such as the Homeric heroes; it is essentially a form of early history—in fact, the COMMON KNOWLEDGE COMMON “ancient history” of antiquity. A corollary is that the characters who people these myths, usually larger...
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Common Knowledge (2012) 18 (1): 1–16.
Published: 01 January 2012
... origin from the ancient Near East to the present the to East Near ancient the from origin almanacs — popular and treatises, learned sources, secondary and primary find youwill and ofastronomy history for the Look disjunction. ofradical points the find to and connections...
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Common Knowledge (2013) 19 (2): 395–398.
Published: 01 April 2013
... ; is research professor of ancient history at Ghent University and alaure and atUniversity Ghent history ofancient professor research...
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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (1): 190–195.
Published: 01 January 2020
...) Doctrine and Debate in the East Christian World, 300 1500; Late Antiquity on the Eve of Islam; and volumes 13 and 14 of the Cambridge Ancient History. William M. Chace is president emeritus of Emory University and honorary professor emeri- tus of English at Stanford University. His books include One...
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Common Knowledge (2012) 18 (3): 582–584.
Published: 01 August 2012
... , research professor of ancient history at Ghent University, was the the was atUniversity, Ghent history of ancient professor research...
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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (1): 169–171.
Published: 01 January 2020
... the puzzles. Haven enumerates specific examples of the formula s triumph. Girard, who thought of himself as a philosophical anthropologist, saw what Marx and Freud C O M M O N K N O W L E D G E 17 0 had missed; he dug deeper into ancient history than Schliemann; his understand- ing of war surpassed...
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Common Knowledge (2017) 23 (3): 551–553.
Published: 01 September 2017
... Antiquity on the Eve of Islam: The Formation of Classical Islam; and volumes 13 and 14 of the Cambridge Ancient History. Adam S. Cohen, who has recently returned from teaching at the Guangzhou Academy of Fine Art on a Getty Foundation grant, is associate professor of medieval art history...
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Common Knowledge (2017) 23 (1): 59–66.
Published: 01 January 2017
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