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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (2): 298–307.
Published: 01 April 2020
... competition between campaigns of evangelization visited on the country from Europe, the United States, Africa, and Brazil. Most of the evangelists have been Christian, but since 2010, ascetic strains of Islam have also entered the local religious field. These emergent contexts are generating unprecedented...
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Common Knowledge (2009) 15 (2): 197–207.
Published: 01 April 2009
... it was not original and never constituted the whole meaning of the word.  —  R u d o l f O t t o, The Idea of the Holy Emaciated bodies are the images most often associated with religious asceticism in India. The ascetic vows not to commit violence against any living being, yet he shows great hostility...
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Common Knowledge (2016) 22 (1): 105–119.
Published: 01 January 2016
..., the to whomason to she presents birth gives heir. his Subsequently,be Sakuntala will relationship of their born son any that oncondition love her,to make to she agrees, and desires Duhsanta ascetic. daughter ofachaste the be to herby claim puzzled is aplaceand such in doing is whatshe...
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Common Knowledge (2023) 29 (1): 110–112.
Published: 01 January 2023
...Caroline Walker Bynum cwbynum@ias.edu Inbar Graiver , Asceticism of the Mind: Forms of Attention and Self-Transformation in Late Antique Monasticism ( Toronto : Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies , 2018 , paperback, 2021), 237 pp. Copyright © 2023 by Duke University...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (3): 510–511.
Published: 01 September 2015
..., is probably best known to general readers through various collections of the fifth and sixth centuries — typically, very brief narrative scene ­setting followed by a memorable piece of counsel on prayer and the ascetic life. But the genre continued to develop...
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Common Knowledge (2016) 22 (1): 124.
Published: 01 January 2016
.... of theMaterialWorld inLateMedieval Christianity Sara Ritchey, HolyMatter:ChangingPerceptions doi 10.1215/0961754X-3323085 aoie akr Bynum Walker  —Caroline practice. ascetic its in body human physical the of even abuse, discipline, who those emphasize andto sacrifice and suffering...
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Common Knowledge (2023) 29 (1): 124–125.
Published: 01 January 2023
... of these was the blessing ( eulogia ), which emerged only in the sixth century, in the thousands of sermons, saintly lives, and letters that Caner consulted. It has been identified similarly in other ascetic cultures, for example in Hinduism and Jainism, as the pure or free gift whose existence Mauss denied. The blessing...
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Common Knowledge (2022) 28 (2): 261–283.
Published: 01 May 2022
... of the humanities to sober analysis. Their study is composed in the spirit of the “disciplinary, historicizing knowledge” that marks, for them, the modern university's normative “ideals of method and rigor” (240). Permanent Crisis thus displays the ascetic virtues of its hero, Max Weber, by disavowing...
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Common Knowledge (2009) 15 (1): 7–22.
Published: 01 January 2009
... a in oppose your proposal with passionateoppose oryour proposalwith anger irritation sense. this in interest political about asceticism deep a by formed and undertaken without interest...
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Common Knowledge (2007) 13 (1): 98–112.
Published: 01 January 2007
..., beyond the abstract metaphysics of Advaita Vedanta. Thus when, toward the end was a complex and learned man whose knowledge of Asian religions extended well illusory and therefore prefers ascetic practices and models of sanctity. But Huxley Vedanta,to subscribed,phenomenalwhich the understands...
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Common Knowledge (2016) 22 (1): 123–124.
Published: 01 January 2016
.... of theMaterialWorld inLateMedieval Christianity Sara Ritchey, HolyMatter:ChangingPerceptions doi 10.1215/0961754X-3323085 aoie akr Bynum Walker  —Caroline practice. ascetic its in body human physical the of even abuse, discipline, who those emphasize andto sacrifice and suffering...
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Common Knowledge (2021) 27 (1): 112–113.
Published: 01 January 2021
... and casuistries that have rendered the Sermon livable for believ- ers who have no calling to be ascetics, hermits, or martyrs. One of those compro- mises, much the most obvious, is the sacralization of force evident in feudalism, chivalry, the Crusades, and the doctrine of Just War. Choosing Peace is a product...
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Common Knowledge (2006) 12 (3): 379–387.
Published: 01 August 2006
... are finally, learn we people, Such rugs). Turkmen or books comic of (whether collectors predictably, less also, but being; human of class this in obsessives, and ascetics ( escapist “lifeless self” leads a “selflesslife” ( yet “compulsively . . . impersonal” ( ists...
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Common Knowledge (2023) 29 (1): 136–139.
Published: 01 January 2023
...: Poetry by Natalka Bilotserkivets , was shortlisted for the 2022 International Griffin Poetry Prize and the Derek Walcott Prize. Stephen Mulhall is professor of philosophy at Oxford University and a fellow of New College. His books include The Ascetic Ideal: Genealogies of Life-Denial in Religion...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (2): 190–195.
Published: 01 April 2015
... the extolling novelist what the is this All   aroused are lawyers the Then swell. ground upanasty gets ascetic, vaguely Theology, comforted; be to ing refus and and blowing puffing surface, the to flounders Pride Family rocks; twin bare, laid are Propriety and of Property...
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Common Knowledge (2010) 16 (2): 233–246.
Published: 01 April 2010
... for example, this statement of the ascetic H ascetic statement of the this for example, a ¯ b, b, a ¯ n et al. (Cairo: al-Hay’a al-Mi al-Hay’a (Cairo: al. et n...
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Common Knowledge (2010) 16 (3): 439–456.
Published: 01 August 2010
... in influence. in tive, tending toward ascetic quietism   who broughtsect the century), it. calm to notyoudo need Chan master is typified byhis advicethat, if you do notassume you have amind...
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Common Knowledge (2005) 11 (2): 349–350.
Published: 01 April 2005
... in father: adesert Moses, Abba he quotes Then ascetics.” desert the by chosen space constrained the than horizon generous apparently the that prison atighter fact in is play free have desires mysurface of aworldwhich discover in to . . “. explication, in writes bishop arch...
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Common Knowledge (2005) 11 (2): 350.
Published: 01 April 2005
... in father: adesert Moses, Abba he quotes Then ascetics.” desert the by chosen space constrained the than horizon generous apparently the that prison atighter fact in is play free have desires mysurface of aworldwhich discover in to . . “. explication, in writes bishop arch...
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Common Knowledge (2005) 11 (2): 351.
Published: 01 April 2005
... in father: adesert Moses, Abba he quotes Then ascetics.” desert the by chosen space constrained the than horizon generous apparently the that prison atighter fact in is play free have desires mysurface of aworldwhich discover in to . . “. explication, in writes bishop arch...