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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (1): 181–182.
Published: 01 January 2020
...Leor Halevi Constable Olivia Remie , To Live like a Moor: Christian Perceptions of Muslim Identity in Medieval and Early Modern Spain , ed. Vose Robin , foreword by Nirenberg David ( Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press , 2018 ), 248 pp. Copyright © 2020 Duke...
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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (1): 182–183.
Published: 01 January 2020
...Sara Lipton Nisse Ruth , Jacob’s Shipwreck: Diaspora, Translation and Jewish-Christian Relations in Medieval England ( Ithaca, NY : Cornell University Press , 2017 ), 235 pp. Copyright © 2020 Duke University Press 2020 C O M M O N K N O W L E D G E 1 8 2 did not radically break...
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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (2): 261–275.
Published: 01 April 2020
...Benoît Fliche; Manoël Pénicaud Twice a year, the Greek Orthodox Monastery of St. George on the island of Büyükada, off the coast of Istanbul, attracts tens of thousands of Muslim pilgrims who come to make heterogenous and inventive votive offerings. Since these visitors are not Christians...
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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (2): 290–297.
Published: 01 April 2020
...Katia Boissevain Christianity has a long presence in the Maghreb, dating back to Roman imperial times. Eventually it became a mostly Muslim region, but in the late nineteenth century, the Roman Catholic Church embarked on a vast mission of church building, in part to assist the French colonial...
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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (2): 308–332.
Published: 01 April 2020
...Aude Aylin de Tapia In the nineteenth-century Ottoman empire, Cappadocia, in the heart of Anatolia, was one of the last regions where Rum Orthodox Christians cohabited with Muslims in rural areas. Among the main aspects of everyday coexistence were the beliefs and ritual practices that, shared...
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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (3): 385–406.
Published: 01 August 2020
...Anne Marie Wolf Examining, for a symposium on xenophilia, the views of some of the period’s most open-minded and tolerant thinkers, as well as the historical development of Christian writers’ treatment of Muslims, this article considers whether the term Islamophilia can be applied to any...
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Common Knowledge (2006) 12 (2): 310.
Published: 01 April 2006
...Caroline Walker Bynum Peter Dronke, Imagination in the Late Pagan and Early Christian World: The First Nine Centuries AD (Florence: SISMEL, Edizioni del Galluzzo, 2003), 261 pp. © 2006 by Duke University Press 2006 L I T T L...
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Common Knowledge (2008) 14 (3): 497–498.
Published: 01 August 2008
...Robert E. Lerner Zachary Karabell, Peace Be upon You: The Story of Muslim, Christian, and Jewish Coexistence (New York: Knopf, 2007), 343 pp. Duke University Press 2008 LITTLE REVIEWS Thomas Laird, The Story of Tibet: Conversations with the Dalai Lama (New...
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Common Knowledge (2002) 8 (1): 10–19.
Published: 01 January 2002
...Edward Idris Cardinal Cassidy Duke University Press 2002 THE FUTURE OF JEWISH-CHRISTIAN RELATIONS In Light of the Visit of Pope John Paul II to the Holy Land Edward Idris Cardinal Cassidy The celebration of the Jubilee Year...
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Common Knowledge (2003) 9 (2): 344.
Published: 01 April 2003
... Samir Khalaf, Civil and Uncivil Violence in Lebanon 344 (New York: Columbia University Press, 2002), 224 pp. Despite Khalaf’s wish to find the socioeconomic sources of violence in a country at war with itself since the first clash of Christians...
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Common Knowledge (2013) 19 (1): 134–135.
Published: 01 January 2013
...Jean-Claude Schmitt Bynum Caroline Walker , Christian Materiality: An Essay on Religion in Late Medieval Europe ( New York : Zone Books , 2011 ), 440 pp. © 2013 by Duke University Press 2013 LITTLE REVIEWS...
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Common Knowledge (2002) 8 (2): 421.
Published: 01 April 2002
...—deconstructive and Oxonian. Like the original Old Critics, the Christian humanists, Fisch attends to the compatibil- ity of the classical legacy and the biblical; but like Hartman, he shows how “chasms and contradictions . . . are deeply buried in the texture” of the sacred...
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Common Knowledge (2009) 15 (3): 519–520.
Published: 01 August 2009
...William Tronzo Christopher MacEvitt, The Crusades and the Christian World of the East: Rough Tolerance (Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2008), 272 pp. Duke University Press 2009 Little Reviews Loren...
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Common Knowledge (2014) 20 (3): 498–499.
Published: 01 August 2014
...Francis X. Clooney, SJ Barnes Michael SJ , Interreligious Learning: Dialogue, Spirituality, and the Christian Imagination . ( Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 2012 ), 292 pp. © 2014 by Duke University Press 2014...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (2): 236–252.
Published: 01 April 2015
... and equity in the long term. Symposium: Peace by Other Means, Part 3 Suspicions of Peace in Medieval Christian Discourse Jehangir Yezdi Malegam In 2009 the president of the United States, Barack Obama, accepted the Nobel Peace Prize...
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Common Knowledge (2016) 22 (1): 122–123.
Published: 01 January 2016
...   Mountteaches mon onthe Ser about whatthe held assumptions” “widely that mistaken”) are (“they argues and Pacifism” Christian called is chapter “Against ofpeace.” first His evils of the present“flesh-to ofbalance”) sake on (“forthe goes Biggar imagination my captures .Now, that peace...
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Common Knowledge (2013) 19 (3): 572–573.
Published: 01 August 2013
...Philip Gossett Page Christopher , The Christian West and Its Singers: The First Thousand Years ( New Haven, CT : Yale University Press , 2010 ), 692 pp. © 2013 by Duke University Press 2013 LITTLE REVIEWS...
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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (1): 88–124.
Published: 01 January 2020
...Shaul Magid This contribution to the Common Knowledge symposium on xenophilia examines the life choices of two Jews who loved Christianity. Elijah Zvi Soloveitchik, born into an ultra-Orthodox, nineteenth-century rabbinic dynasty in Lithuania, spent much of his life writing a Hebrew commentary...
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Common Knowledge (2021) 27 (2): 310.
Published: 01 May 2021
...Anna Sapir Abulafia Paula Fredriksen , When Christians Were Jews: The First Generation . ( New Haven, CT : Yale University Press , 2018 ), 272 pp. Copyright © 2021 by Duke University Press 2021 When Christians were Jews, there were no Christians. Fredriksen reaches...
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Common Knowledge (2004) 10 (2): 363.
Published: 01 April 2004
... somehow takes precedence over nation-building, that endlessly deferred dreams are preferable to realized ones. Langston Hughes was far less sanguine about the consequences of dreams deferred. —Michael P. Kramer Gianni Vattimo, After Christianity, trans. Luca D’Isanto...