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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (2): 270–304.
Published: 01 April 2015
... 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 Laura Rival...
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Common Knowledge (2019) 25 (1-3): 525–552.
Published: 01 April 2019
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (2): 177–183.
Published: 01 April 2015
... sequence, continuity, and contrast from students' minds and thereby to erase history itself. The point is not that there is something wrong with dividing history into period courses—some such division is unavoidable and necessary—but that unless period courses are connected, students will come away...
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Common Knowledge (2019) 25 (1-3): 220–232.
Published: 01 April 2019
... of Japanese culture; for example, in the peculiarities of the market for ukiyo-e woodblock prints. Overall, this essay shows that Japanese ways of regarding concepts such as “old” and “new,” “continuity” and “change,” differ so radically from those presupposed in the West that the latter should be regarded...
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Published: 01 May 2021
Figure 2. “Venceslaus” from “Venceslaus Nicolaides Vodnianus Notarius” acrostic in hymn Venit dies laeta from Václav Vodňanský, ed., Cantiones Evangelicae (Wittenberg, 1554), fols. L5 r –L5 v . The acrostic continues for several pages. Figure 2. “Venceslaus” from “Venceslaus Nicolaides More
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Common Knowledge (2017) 23 (3): 381–395.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Andrew Pickering This Common Knowledge guest column concerns performance , understood in its simple ur-sense of “doing things” in the world. It continues the author's analysis, in his book The Mangle of Practice (1995), of cultural evolution as a “dance of agency”: a performative, decentered...
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Common Knowledge (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...
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Common Knowledge (2011) 17 (2): 283–291.
Published: 01 April 2011
...Steven E. Jones This article continues from where the author's 2008 book The Meaning of Video Games concluded and concerns what he learned from playing the simulation game Spore by Sims -creator Will Wright, especially the extent to which a social-network model had become during the development...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (3): 484–509.
Published: 01 September 2015
...-called Meiji Restoration actually continued an imperial policy of restoring and intensifying the observance of Shinto rituals that were threatened by neglect. Meiji intervened personally in 1889 to ensure the continuity of hikyoku , an unvoiced and secret serenade to Amaterasu, by extending its venue...
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Common Knowledge (2019) 25 (1-3): 233–258.
Published: 01 April 2019
... ancient rites. The so-called Meiji Restoration actually continued an imperial policy of restoring and intensifying the observance of Shinto rituals that were threatened by neglect. Meiji intervened personally in 1889 to ensure the continuity of hikyoku , an unvoiced and secret serenade to Amaterasu...
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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (2): 230–250.
Published: 01 April 2020
... by which ideas travel—that he has provided such powerful tools for analyzing. He has become a “mutable mobile”—eminently transportable but always changing as he goes—that in different contexts exists as a variety of conceptual characters or figurations. As the Latour network continues to see significant...
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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (2): 212–229.
Published: 01 April 2020
... leaves us with “an ethos of knowledges that verges on a chaos of in-disciplines.” The essay concludes, however, that Latour’s “in-disciplinary” thinking is and will likely continue to be an important resource for explorations into the uncertain, “nonmodern” erritories that Latour has so valuably observed...
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Common Knowledge (2021) 27 (2): 163–170.
Published: 01 May 2021
.... Connecting the southern anti-Semitism and anti-Black racism of her youth, she explains the parallels and differences between German efforts to come to terms with the Holocaust and American efforts, southern and northern, to move beyond and make reparation for both slavery and continuing twentieth- and twenty...
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Common Knowledge (2017) 23 (3): 377–380.
Published: 01 September 2017
... with women's issues, hoping that the progress made earlier will continue but predicting an uphill battle. © 2017 by Duke University Press 2017 Women's March January 2017 female expertise political activism 2017 women's movements anti-Trump protests...
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Common Knowledge (2017) 23 (3): 404–439.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Noa Halevy This second installment in a chronologically arranged, three-part sequence continues the author's examination of Anglo-American literati who, in the later nineteenth and twentieth centuries, turned — in acts of combined xenophilia and xenophobia — to Russian literature and literary...
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Common Knowledge (2018) 24 (1): 35–55.
Published: 01 January 2018
... often continued to explore and prize the many achievements of the vanquished Muslims. This article summarizes the development, during the medieval period, of such positive Christian attitudes toward Islam. Copyright © 2017 Duke University Press 2017 Islamophilia xenophilia xenophobia al...
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Common Knowledge (2010) 16 (2): 198–222.
Published: 01 April 2010
..., and pragmatic considerations are likely to ensure its continued consolidation, but its most committed champions have also presented it as the realization of an idea, as a longstanding project finally fulfilled. What is the idea that a federal European state can claim to embody or represent or be animated...
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Common Knowledge (2013) 19 (1): 1–27.
Published: 01 January 2013
... of Fang's career is on his development as a thinker on questions of politics and human rights. Though Fang never returned to China and, while living in the United States, kept his distance from dissident movements, he continued to develop intellectually in ways that made him, in later life, China's Václav...
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Common Knowledge (2012) 18 (1): 1–16.
Published: 01 January 2012
... and Renaissance symbols and ideas. Warburg's chosen associate Fritz Saxl put his creation on a firm institutional base, first in Hamburg and then, after a narrow escape from the Nazi regime, in London. For all the changes the Institute has undergone over the decades since then, it continues to ask the questions...
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Common Knowledge (2012) 18 (1): 106–116.
Published: 01 January 2012
... irony underscored in this article is that academic politics in the UK is now threatening the Warburg Library's continued existence. © 2012 by Duke University Press 2012 DROMENON Christopher S. Wood It is not difficult to understand why civil servants...