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Common Knowledge (2003) 9 (1): 137–155.
Published: 01 January 2003
...David Nirenberg Duke University Press 2003 CK 9.1-11 Nirenberg 10/31/02 10:36 AM Page 137 ENMITY AND ASSIMILATION Jews, Christians, and Converts in Medieval Spain David Nirenberg In the year 1391, Christians...
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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (3): 385–406.
Published: 01 August 2020
... that any search for Christian Islamophilia must be broad enough to encompass evidence found in unexpected places. For instance, due to the Christian belief that Muslims who did not convert to Christianity would suffer eternally, a desire to convert them may well qualify as a stance of love toward them...
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Common Knowledge (2017) 23 (3): 468–495.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Jamie Gilham This contribution to the Common Knowledge symposium on xenophilia documents and discusses the life and work of an important but neglected early British convert to Islam, the fifth Baron Headley, Rowland George Allanson Allanson-Winn (1855 – 1935), and also comments on the nature...
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Common Knowledge (2018) 24 (2): 218–233.
Published: 01 April 2018
... that Islam and Christianity are at odds; the convert would be changing sides in an ongoing conflict. Indifference, on the other hand, presupposes that the differences between the two religions traditions are insignificant. Copyright © 2018 by Duke University Press 2018 exopraxis xenophilia...
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Common Knowledge (2018) 24 (2): 280–290.
Published: 01 April 2018
..., he returned to England, then moved back to Ireland where he had been born, and, after much discernment, converted to Roman Catholicism and became a Jesuit. He returned to India as a Jesuit missionary in 1901. In his remarkable though neglected autobiography, From Evangelical to Catholic by Way...
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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (1): 88–124.
Published: 01 January 2020
... on the Gospels in order to document and argue for the symmetry or symbiosis that he perceived between Judaism and Christianity. Oswald Rufeisen, from a twentieth-century secular Zionist background in Poland, converted to Catholicism during World War II, became a monk, and attempted to immigrate to Israel...
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Common Knowledge (2012) 18 (2): 267–291.
Published: 01 April 2012
...Mercedes García-Arenal This contribution to a symposium “on the consequence of blur” deals with the case of Agustín de Ribera and his followers in sixteenth-century Castile. Inquisition trial records report the appearance, around 1535 among the Moriscos (Catholic converts of Muslim origin...
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Common Knowledge (2013) 19 (2): 283–314.
Published: 01 April 2013
...Dominic Green; Marsha Keith Schuchard This article comprises a dialogue between two historians who have attempted, individually, to narrate the life of Lord George Gordon (1751 – 93), the Scottish prophet, revolutionary, and convert to Judaism. For modern cultural historians, Gordon's...
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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (2): 298–307.
Published: 01 April 2020
... an acknowledgment of the excellences of the other religion than a groping and competitive appropria- tion of its singularities. For example, on the Cape Verdean island of Fogo, a group of young vil- lagers, born Catholics, converted to Islam after having tried Pentecostalism and Mormonism. Living in the small...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (1): 104–105.
Published: 01 January 2015
...: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2011), 376 pp. Toward the end of 1759, several thousand Jews of the Polish-­Lithuanian Com- monwealth converted to Roman Catholicism in the city of Lwów. The conversion was unique for its sheer size and voluntary character. Accordingly...
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Common Knowledge (2006) 12 (1): 107–116.
Published: 01 January 2006
..., native converts were Arabized, and Arabization continued thereafter too in Iraq, Iraq, in too thereafter continued Arabization and wereArabized, converts they native apart, families well-known fi some the In anymore. Arabs same were not the that, simply is it Arabs; of consist...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (1): 104.
Published: 01 January 2015
... of Pennsylvania Press, 2011), 376 pp. Toward the end of 1759, several thousand Jews of the Polish-­Lithuanian Com- monwealth converted to Roman Catholicism in the city of Lwów. The conversion was unique for its sheer size and voluntary character. Accordingly, the leader...
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Common Knowledge (2013) 19 (3): 474–489.
Published: 01 August 2013
... religious Indeed, mética y del Alcorán ydel mética 17 convert from Judaism, Pablo Cristiá, had been the motive for Ramon Marti to to Marti...
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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (1): 158–159.
Published: 01 January 2020
.... Inaugurating a tradition that has left a lasting imprint on the imagination, the Elizabethan Catholic controversialist Nicholas Sander located the origins of the English Reformation in Henry VIII s lust for Anne Boleyn. Writing in 1710, the convert Thomas Ward echoed Sander s scurrilous suggestion...
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Common Knowledge (2014) 20 (3): 493–494.
Published: 01 August 2014
... is to convert the Moderns and offer them/us them/us offer and Moderns the convert...
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Common Knowledge (2016) 22 (2): 331–340.
Published: 01 May 2016
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Common Knowledge (2003) 9 (2): 228–240.
Published: 01 April 2003
... 230 way. He was rich, learned, wise, of distinguished family, and handsome.” The local bishop was continually insistent that he convert to Christianity, but Rabbi Amnon refused. After repeated demands, Rabbi Amnon promised falsely that he...
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Common Knowledge (2012) 18 (3): 569–581.
Published: 01 August 2012
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Common Knowledge (2017) 23 (3): 440–467.
Published: 01 September 2017
... Israel (in the State of Israel) and Kulanu (in the UnitedStates). the (in Kulanu and ofState Israel) the (in Israel Shavei as such organizations ofproselyte support the with Judaism to converted have individuals and intensively,some groups and rituals and practices Jewish...
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Common Knowledge (2014) 20 (3): 491–493.
Published: 01 August 2014
... is to convert the Moderns and offer them/us them/us offer and Moderns the convert...