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Common Knowledge (1 January 2012) 18 (1): 174–179.
Published: 01 January 2012
... Journal left him feeling that he had (in some sense) come home. © 2012 by Duke University Press 2012 THE LONGEST WAY AROUND IS THE SHORTEST WAY HOME A Latecomer to the Warburg Paul Crossley I have been a latecomer to the delights...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2005) 11 (3): 493–494.
Published: 01 August 2005
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2016) 22 (1): 147–153.
Published: 01 January 2016
...Dmitry Golynko Copyright 2016 English translation Kevin M. Platt 2016 not for sale POETRY AND FICTION LOOKING AT THE AROUND Serial Poem, with an Introduction by the Author Dmitry Golynko Translated by Kevin M. F. Platt...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2013) 19 (1): 88–95.
Published: 01 January 2013
...Karen Pinkus In this contribution to the Common Knowledge symposium “Fuzzy Studies: On the Consequence of Blur,” the words ambiguity, ambivalence , and ambience are shown to share the common prefix, from Latin, ambi -, defined in most modern dictionaries as “around, on both sides.” Ambi captures...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2012) 18 (1): 117–127.
Published: 01 January 2012
... has been transformed from a private collection containing around 15,000 books in 1911 to a public institution today housing over 350,000 volumes, while still maintaining its unique character. © 2012 by Duke University Press 2012 UNPACKING THE WARBURG LIBRARY Jill Kraye In his famous...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2008) 14 (3): 424–433.
Published: 01 August 2008
...Ingrid D. Rowland Burned at the stake for heresy in Rome in 1600, the Italian philosopher Giordano Bruno was the first modern thinker to propose that the universe contained an infinite number of planetary systems revolving around individual stars. He announced his startling propositions at the...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2019) 25 (1-3): 321–331.
Published: 01 April 2019
... more or less culturally homogeneous societies formed around shared values. Williams shares the communitarians’ critique of Rawls’s theory as excessively abstract, questioning whether a rational commitment to pluralism as the most just social arrangement can serve as a sufficiently binding social force...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2017) 23 (2): 254–302.
Published: 01 April 2017
... considered the extravagant, haughty, and corrupt aestheticism of French literary culture. Thus, these essays concern the interplay of xenophilia with xenophobia. Part 1 treats James's turn, commencing around 1875, to the example of Ivan Turgenev as a way of getting beyond the example of Flaubert and the...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2011) 17 (2): 356–362.
Published: 01 April 2011
... that is promptly repaid. It is this aspect of debt—the interest, not the principal—that has attracted the richest tradition of social condemnation. As stable forms of production and exchange were replaced by international arbitrage, the link between debt and sorcery became evident to observers around...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2011) 17 (2): 371–374.
Published: 01 April 2011
... reveals herself a romantic. In so doing, she takes her place, a modest one, in the ranks of twentieth-century writers (Eliot, Pound, Yeats, Brecht) who also ventured into the construction of unworkable social visions that would supplant what they saw around them. Her adventure, while less ambitious, is no...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2012) 18 (2): 229–238.
Published: 01 April 2012
.... Analytic logic structures its organization of discourse around negation, contraries, and hence arguments forcing a conclusion to follow (under threat of inconsistency) from some premises. Dialectical logic's main tool is the construction of narratives, hence the attempted incorporation of interlocutors...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2012) 18 (2): 267–291.
Published: 01 April 2012
...Mercedes García-Arenal This contribution to a symposium “on the consequence of blur” deals with the case of Agustín de Ribera and his followers in sixteenth-century Castile. Inquisition trial records report the appearance, around 1535 among the Moriscos (Catholic converts of Muslim origin) in...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 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 (1 August 2010) 16 (3): 367–403.
Published: 01 August 2010
... phenomenology. The new sign, a pair of quotation marks around a blank space, signfies the absence of any sign. Most generally, “ ” relates to the blank space that surrounds and underlies a text; by locating “ ” within the text, the margins are brought inside and can become the focus of attention. Not only the...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2011) 17 (1): 71–76.
Published: 01 January 2011
... sees as defining the “collective games” of science. Brown invokes the behavioral approach to experimental psychology of the early to mid-twentieth century to contextualize Stengers's treatment of continuous comparison conducted by scientists around “matters of concern.” Her use of the metaphor of...
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Common Knowledge (1 May 2016) 22 (2): 237–255.
Published: 01 May 2016
... rules around the formation and dissolution of Christian marriage were in flux, opportunities for manipulation of accepted practices abounded. This article examines a series of marriages between members of the Anglo-Norman and Angevin ruling families, focusing especially on the reign of Henry I (1100–35...
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Common Knowledge (1 May 2016) 22 (2): 309.
Published: 01 May 2016
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2011) 17 (3): 545–550.
Published: 01 August 2011
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2010) 16 (2): 303–310.
Published: 01 April 2010
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Common Knowledge (1 May 2016) 22 (2): 309–310.
Published: 01 May 2016
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