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Common Knowledge (2017) 23 (2): 349–350.
Published: 01 April 2017
...Siniša Malešević Wilson Deborah Downing , The Stone Soup Experiment: Why Cultural Boundaries Persist . ( Chicago : University of Chicago Press , 2015 ), 170 pp. © 2017 by Duke University Press 2017...
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Common Knowledge (2018) 24 (1): 166–167.
Published: 01 January 2018
...William Weber Deutsch David , British Literature and Classical Music: Cultural Contexts, 1870–1945 ( London : Bloomsbury Academic , 2015 ), 272 pp. Copyright © 2017 Duke University Press 2017...
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Common Knowledge (2018) 24 (1): 169–170.
Published: 01 January 2018
...Claude Rawson Butler Marilyn , Mapping Mythologies: Countercurrents in Eighteenth-Century Poetry and Cultural History ( Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 2015 ), 214 pp. Copyright © 2017 Duke University Press 2017 rewarding and unexpected perspective oneighteenth...
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Common Knowledge (2018) 24 (2): 320.
Published: 01 April 2018
...Adir H. Petel Lynch Deidre Shauna , Loving Literature: A Cultural History ( Chicago : University of Chicago Press , 2015 ), 352 pp. Cumming Laura , The Vanishing Man: In Pursuit of Velázquez ( London : Vintage , 2016 ), 304 pp. Copyright © 2018 by Duke University...
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Common Knowledge (2004) 10 (2): 362.
Published: 01 April 2004
..., White asks, “How can you protect yourself against the force of the language you are learning, the culture you are entering, so that you may use it, and not it you?” Reply: “The only answer is a writing answer, and it lies above all in one’s voice.” Socrates himself...
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Common Knowledge (2005) 11 (3): 499–500.
Published: 01 August 2005
..., that, within what he calls the enmity culture of thirteenth-century other the read capable of having entirely seems There are scholarly book of old-fashioned,the conventional Itsort. isexceedingly learned. fi The kinds. oftwo abook is This (Ithaca, NY: CornellUniversity Press, 2003),376pp. Paul...
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Common Knowledge (2002) 8 (1): 204–205.
Published: 01 January 2002
... the Cultural Turn (Berkeley: University of California Press, 1999), 350 pp. This is an uneven, but in places suggestive, collection of papers on the present status of the concept of culture and cultural analysis in the historical sciences. There is an overall...
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Common Knowledge (2003) 9 (2): 351.
Published: 01 April 2003
... and Druze (1860), this study provides ample evidence that civil wars are based on primordial ethnic differ- entiations. The ethnic factions in Lebanon speak the same language and share mostly the same history and cultural heritage, yet each has...
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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (1): 171–172.
Published: 01 January 2020
...Averil Cameron Jeffreys Michael Lauxtermann Marc D. , eds., The Letters of Psellos: Cultural Networks and Historical Realities ( Oxford : Oxford University Press , 2017 ), 480 pp. Copyright © 2020 Duke University Press 2020 Li tt le R ev ie w s 17 1some empirical findings...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (1): 109.
Published: 01 January 2015
...Rebecca Bushnell Hall Edith , Adventures with Iphigenia in Tauris: A Cultural History of Euripides' Black Sea Tragedy . ( Oxford : Oxford University Press , 2012 ), 416 pp. © 2014 by Duke University Press 2014...
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Common Knowledge (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 (2016) 22 (3): 512.
Published: 01 September 2016
...Richard Jenkyns Hardie Philip , The Last Trojan Hero: A Cultural History of Virgil's “Aeneid” . ( London : I. B. Tauris , 2014 ), 256 pp. © 2016 by Duke University Press 2016...
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Common Knowledge (2013) 19 (2): 224–236.
Published: 01 April 2013
...Jochen Brüning This contribution, by a mathematician, to the Common Knowledge symposium “Fuzzy Studies” examines some mechanisms that seem essential for the “ratchet effect” that, in Michael Tomasello's use of the term, refers to the ability of human cultures to preserve their achievements even...
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Common Knowledge (2009) 15 (2): 212–213.
Published: 01 April 2009
...Stanley N. Katz Bill Ivey, Arts, Inc.: How Greed and Neglect Have Destroyed Our Cultural Rights (Berkeley: University of California Press, 2008), 342 pp. Duke University Press 2009 Little Reviews Aviad Kleinberg, Flesh Made Word: Saints’ Stories and the Western...
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Common Knowledge (2013) 19 (3): 579.
Published: 01 August 2013
...Shira Wolosky Zipes Jack , The Irresistible Fairy Tale: The Cultural and Social History of a Genre ( Princeton, NJ : Princeton University Press , 2012 ), 248 pp. © 2013 by Duke University Press 2013 LITTLE...
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Common Knowledge (2019) 25 (1-3): 13–20.
Published: 01 April 2019
...Paul Feyerabend; Jeffrey M. Perl With a focus on the role of Achilles in the Iliad , this essay argues that it is a mistake to assume that languages and cultures are closed totalities impervious to influence from the outside and from internally driven transformations. If we eliminate...
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Common Knowledge (2003) 9 (2): 353.
Published: 01 April 2003
... and Druze (1860), this study provides ample evidence that civil wars are based on primordial ethnic differ- entiations. The ethnic factions in Lebanon speak the same language and share mostly the same history and cultural heritage, yet each has...
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Common Knowledge (2006) 12 (2): 307.
Published: 01 April 2006
...William Dalrymple Amartya Sen, The Argumentative Indian: Writings on Indian History, Culture, and Identity (New York: Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, 2005), 432 pp. © 2006 by Duke University Press 2006 L I T T L E R E V I E W S...
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Common Knowledge (2006) 12 (3): 516–517.
Published: 01 August 2006
...Caroline Walker Bynum Robert Mills, Suspended Animation: Pain, Pleasure, and Punishment in Medieval Culture (London: Reaktion, 2005), 248 pp. Duke University Press 2006 L I T T L E R E V I E W S Robert Mills, Suspended Animation: Pain, Pleasure...
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Common Knowledge (2008) 14 (1): 166–167.
Published: 01 January 2008
...John Q. Stilwell Paul Raffield, Images and Cultures of Law in Early Modern England: Justice and Political Power, 1558 – 1600 (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2004), 304 pp. © 2008 by Duke University Press 2008 LITTLE...