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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 (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 (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 (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 (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 (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 (2016) 22 (3): 512.
Published: 01 September 2016
... fifteenth the reemergencein gradual   imagination cultural how and hethe helped whether shape to made, Virgil difference permanent   questions larger the commentary; judicious and concise by accompanied via media the down spin abrisk is this them: between determine to than views...
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Common Knowledge (2009) 15 (2): 212–213.
Published: 01 April 2009
...- torical method, saints’ lives — partly because there were so many of them — were subjected to the unlikely tools of statistical analysis and quantification. For the past twenty-five years, in tune with our culture of memoirs, blogs, and postmod- ern attention to self...
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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
... 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 (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 (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 (2006) 12 (1): 96–106.
Published: 01 January 2006
...Joanna Waley-Cohen 2006 by Duke University Press 2006 Symposium: Imperial Trauma, Part 3 ON THE MILITARIZATION OF CULTURE IN THE EIGHTEENTH-CENTURY QING EMPIRE Joanna Waley-Cohen At the height of Qing...
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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (1): 149–151.
Published: 01 January 2020
...William M. Chace Life in Culture: Selected Letters of Lionel Trilling , ed. Kirsch Adam ( New York : Farrar, Straus, and Giroux , 2018 ), 448 pp. Copyright © 2020 Duke University Press 2020 Li tt le R ev ie w s 1 4 9Life in Culture: Selected Letters of Lionel Trilling, ed. Adam...
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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (3): 433.
Published: 01 August 2020
...Mikhail Epstein Gilburd Eleonory , To See Paris and Die: The Soviet Lives of Western Culture ( Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Press , 2018 ), 480 pp. Copyright © 2020 Duke University Press 2020 Li tt le R ev ie w s 4 3 3Eleonory Gilburd, To See Paris and Die: The Soviet...
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Common Knowledge (2021) 27 (1): 115–116.
Published: 01 January 2021
...Rebecca Bushnell Vine Angus , Miscellaneous Order: Manuscript Culture and the Early Modern Organization of Knowledge ( Oxford : Oxford University Press , 2019 ), 285 pp. Copyright © 2021 Duke University Press 2021 Li tt le R ev ie w s 11 5the director of the Getty Trust, James...