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Common Knowledge (1 August 2008) 14 (3): 495–496.
Published: 01 August 2008
...Randy Malamud Saleem H. Ali, ed., Peace Parks: Conservation and Conflict Resolution (Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2007), 406 pp. Duke University Press 2008 LITTLE REVIEWS Thomas Laird, The Story of Tibet: Conversations with the Dalai Lama (New York: Grove, 2006...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2015) 21 (1): 19–43.
Published: 01 January 2015
... slave the object of cultic worship by both masters and slaves. © 2014 by Duke University Press 2014 slavery slave revolt ancient Greece slave culture hero cult conflict resolution Symposium: Peace by Other Means, Part 2 SLAVES, STORIES, AND CULTS...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2015) 21 (2): 253–269.
Published: 01 April 2015
...Edith Hall The earliest ancient Greek text to narrate the resolution of a large-scale conflict by judicial means is Aeschylus's tragedy Eumenides , first performed in Athens in 458 BC. After explaining the historical context in which the play was performed—a context of acute civic discord and the...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2015) 21 (1): 44–49.
Published: 01 January 2015
...Colin Davis The great Roman historian Livy describes a radical attempt at conflict resolution in his version of the story of the Horatii. The warring cities of Rome and Alba agree to settle their differences by pitting two sets of triplets against each other in a battle to the death. Two of the...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2015) 21 (1): 50–82.
Published: 01 January 2015
... concerns. At the same time, it is argued, diplomacy and the theory of international relations have turned increasingly toward belief that conflicts are resolved only by negotiation based on the rational consideration of material interests. The author concludes that conflict resolution needs to rethink its...
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Common Knowledge (1 May 2016) 22 (2): 341–346.
Published: 01 May 2016
..., Strathern and Stewart offer transcultural wisdom about conflict resolution, and he lists seven exemplary instances. To this list, he adds a few more of his own, drawn from his reading of works by the ethnographer Rupert Stasch and the historians Rogers Brubaker and Tara Zahra. This set of principles, which...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2014) 20 (3): 412–418.
Published: 01 August 2014
... detail non-Western and premodern European means of keeping peace that modern theorists of conflict resolution are reluctant to credit or incompetent to assess. © 2014 by Duke University Press 2014 PEACE BY OTHER MEANS Symposium on the Role of Ethnography and...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2016) 22 (1): 105–119.
Published: 01 January 2016
..., collected by Boas and made famous by Lévi-Strauss; the story of Sakuntala, from a Sanskrit epic, the Mahabharata ; and Remarque's war novel of 1929, All Quiet on the Western Front . In the first case, no resolution of the conflicts comprising the narrative is required, because in mythical thinking...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2016) 22 (1): 8–24.
Published: 01 January 2016
... this essay nor the symposium in which it appears advocates a simple application of conflict-prevention or -resolution mechanisms from particular cultures to other emic contexts. The point, rather, is to seek more general theoretical principles wherever they are to be found, given repeated failures of...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2007) 13 (2-3): 191–205.
Published: 01 August 2007
...Richard A. Shweder Duke University Press 2007 C O L U M N S THE RESOLUTE IRRESOLUTION OF CLIFFORD GEERTZ Richard A. Shweder Clifford Geertz, arguably the best-known and most influential American anthro...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2003) 9 (3): 424–433.
Published: 01 August 2003
... inherent in the mak- ing of a work of art. At the core of even the most resolutely impersonal academic tradition there are conflicts aplenty. Even Raphael, that master of equanimity, was always reconciling seemingly irreconcilable elements. Indeed, the academic tradition in European art, of which...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2015) 21 (2): 270–304.
Published: 01 April 2015
... Huaorani Taromenani Amazonian warfare territorial conflicts conflict resolution voluntary isolation human rights Symposium: Peace by Other Means, Part 3 HUAORANI PEACE Cultural Continuity and Negotiated Alterity in the Ecuadorian Amazon...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2015) 21 (2): 196–235.
Published: 01 April 2015
... access to legal means and were forced either into alternative dispute resolution or into autocoercion, in which marginalized people presented unity to outsiders to avoid state interference. This proposition constitutes a relevant advance in relation to previous approaches to conflict and harmony in the...
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Common Knowledge (1 September 2015) 21 (3): 406–419.
Published: 01 September 2015
... International Resolution,” Conflict International for Challenge Central The Enemies: among Jossey- Francisco: (San T.Peter and Coleman Deutsch Morton Practice and Theory Resolution: Conflict of Handbook The in Repair,” Trust and Development, Trust “Trust...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2015) 21 (1): 83–103.
Published: 01 January 2015
...Yvonne Friedman Crusaders and Muslims each applied to their conflict in the Latin East a doctrine of holy war. Although so ideological a stance toward each other would seem to preclude peacemaking efforts, some 120 treaties were signed between parties to the conflict during the two-century Latin...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2009) 15 (3): 472–500.
Published: 01 August 2009
... in its orientation—also questions the validity of Jürgen Habermas's premises regarding the ethics of communication: the scope given to speculative reason and the effectiveness of an explicative metadiscourse for clarifying misunderstanding or resolving conflicts; the possibility of authentic...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2015) 21 (2): 190–195.
Published: 01 April 2015
... humane method of conflict resolution? This sensible exhortation serves as the epigraph for E. M. Forster’s 1910 “condition of England” novel, Howards End, in which Forster humorously, then desperately, plots to get people, classes, and even places (rural England...
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Common Knowledge (1 May 2016) 22 (2): 237–255.
Published: 01 May 2016
... marriages were often tied to episodes of conflict and rivalry, from a longer-term perspective the usefulness of marriage as a means of securing and maintaining peace remained an important element of premodern diplomacy. © 2016 by Duke University Press 2016 peace marriage diplomacy Henry I...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2010) 16 (3): 474–492.
Published: 01 August 2010
... article treats a relevant paradox in the worldview of the early Wittgenstein: his positive exhortations for certain types of speech and silence, for certain types of action and inaction, seem in conflict with his statement that, in the world, “there is no value—and if there were, it would be of no value...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2010) 16 (1): 95–109.
Published: 01 January 2010
...Pink Dandelion This contribution to a symposium on quietism concerns what is known as the Quietist period of Quakerism in the eighteenth century. Dandelion addresses the key question of conflict between the quietist commitment of the Quaker faithful and the commitment of many among them to...