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Common Knowledge (1 April 2002) 8 (2): 407–414.
Published: 01 April 2002
...Eugene Ostashevsky Duke University Press 2002 not for sale THE PROOF OF THE AXIOM AND OTHER POEMS Eugene Ostashevsky THE PROOF OF THE AXIOM 1. She circles inside the proof of the axiom The axiom is self-evident Is it true 2. Is a wavelength blue Is a wave a wave...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2013) 19 (2): 217–223.
Published: 01 April 2013
...   and ics ofmathemat axioms basic the are ofideas Descartes distinct and clear The held self-“toJefferson be that oftruths kind let alonethe them, among not are ofphysics laws most that view, limited so onDescartes’s is, ideas true self- distinct, and ofclear quantity The...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2006) 12 (3): 379–387.
Published: 01 August 2006
..., For one thing, they are toasking be ignored. Yet the presence of the reticent and and are not infrequently both venerable andvalid. still recoverable be to someeffort, ittakes though tend, dence.But counter-axioms an axiom quotablyaffirmed throughout the furthers ofhistorymyth its...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2016) 22 (1): 120–122.
Published: 01 January 2016
... tackle that later do we learn only though American, be to question in game football the sentence quotedreveals The analogies. game and amplesport their in best limitations and axioms their reveal experience, my in can.” science, Works they as of social hard as other each...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2017) 23 (2): 225–231.
Published: 01 April 2017
.... I mentioned the first axiom of mathematics, the identity principle a= principle the identity mathematics, of axiom first I mentionedthe...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2005) 11 (1): 18–21.
Published: 01 January 2005
... Marianna science). d u t d Cold an axioms of r k r t j l as followed conventions th n m need in of rational still of m...
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Common Knowledge (1 May 2016) 22 (2): 331–340.
Published: 01 May 2016
... infertile couples raised children. But the Persians’ habitual detractors (the Greeks and, later on, the Arabs) ignored such practicalities in favor of shock and titillation, repeating when it suited them the Persian axiom that a woman is like a sprig of basil whose fragrance does not diminish if it...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2002) 8 (3): 516–525.
Published: 01 August 2002
... the logic of marketing and by intense eager- ness to reject, as immaterial and dull, any talk of the past. While respecting the rules of democracy, citizens of this background deprive democracy of one of its crucial features: discussion of the axioms of...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2014) 20 (2): 204–213.
Published: 01 April 2014
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2005) 11 (2): 240–248.
Published: 01 April 2005
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2013) 19 (3): 446–473.
Published: 01 August 2013
... literary vulgar? Just as the word tall the as Just vulgar? literary the Or literary? become language does When borderline. as borderline the marks that of recursiveness property that has axiom the at least, specialist literary this For aboutlanguage. thinking of ways different...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2008) 14 (2): 208–220.
Published: 01 April 2008
... BCE, century seventh the from continuous been had belief, Shinto of axiom an was it Japan, orderof proper The restoring. needed that was itwhat anyway, me to Meiji the paradigm: apparent in Restoration. forterm But this shift it isunclear, authority of political and military...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2008) 14 (2): 258–269.
Published: 01 April 2008
... play on herons as the prey of hawks). Why “handsaw” in examples so historically unconnected? I have found this axiom again, more or less, in recent literature defending Marcel Duchamp’s readymades as works of art; instead of a handsaw, the object under...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2003) 9 (2): 241–253.
Published: 01 April 2003
... and feel more civilized. Much fiction is at a far remove from “respect for the other,” which in postmodern culture has acquired the status—in place of universal or transcultural principles—of an almost unquestioned moral axiom. Difference or...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2013) 19 (3): 411–423.
Published: 01 August 2013
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2017) 23 (1): 120–142.
Published: 01 January 2017
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2004) 10 (3): 430–449.
Published: 01 August 2004
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2011) 17 (1): 128–145.
Published: 01 January 2011
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2004) 10 (1): 42–60.
Published: 01 January 2004
..., a critique of ignorance—of ignorance as a humanly produced form of knowl- edge. The statement “I know that I know nothing” (with the logical accent on the first “know”) is the axiom of an optimistic epistemology. Because we know that we do not know, our knowledge...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2013) 19 (2): 224–236.
Published: 01 April 2013