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Common Knowledge (1 January 2004) 10 (1): 161.
Published: 01 January 2004
... puncturing the balloons of philosophers who think of natural science as the area of culture that uncovers “hard facts,” as a paradigm of rationality, and as a source of metaphysical truth. In this book he targets econ- omists who (unlike Amartya Sen, one of Putnam’s heroes) try to make their dis- cipline...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2004) 10 (2): 363–364.
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 (1 August 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, and...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2008) 14 (1): 167.
Published: 01 January 2008
...Robyn Marsack Jed Esty, A Shrinking Island: Modernism and National Culture in England (Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2003), 302 pp. © 2008 by Duke University Press 2008 LITTLE REVIEWS Gabriel Piterberg, An...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2006) 12 (3): 523.
Published: 01 August 2006
...John Boardman Walter Burkert, Babylon, Memphis, Persepolis: Eastern Contexts of Greek Culture (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2004), 192 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 (1 January 2008) 14 (1): 171–172.
Published: 01 January 2008
...Beverly Haviland E. Ann Kaplan, Trauma Culture: The Politics of Terror and Loss in Media and Literature (New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press, 2005), 192 pp. © 2008 by Duke University Press 2008 LITTLE REVIEWS...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2002) 8 (1): 205–206.
Published: 01 January 2002
...., Beyond 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...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2002) 8 (1): 208.
Published: 01 January 2002
...., Beyond 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...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 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 (1 April 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 (1 April 2003) 9 (2): 347–348.
Published: 01 April 2003
... the same history and cultural heritage, yet each has preferred its elements of uniqueness to the equally deep reality of what all these factions share. The COMMON KNOWLEDGE COMMON Lebanese case undermines the recently popular fad of describing national...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2003) 9 (2): 353.
Published: 01 April 2003
... the same history and cultural heritage, yet each has preferred its elements of uniqueness to the equally deep reality of what all these factions share. The COMMON KNOWLEDGE COMMON Lebanese case undermines the recently popular fad of describing national...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2008) 14 (3): 499.
Published: 01 August 2008
...William M. Chace Mark Antliff, Avant-Garde Fascism: The Mobilization of Myth, Art, and Culture in France, 1909-1939 (Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2007), 352 pp. Duke University Press 2008 LITTLE REVIEWS Thomas Laird, The Story of Tibet: Conversations with the Dalai...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2008) 14 (3): 503–504.
Published: 01 August 2008
...Susan Stephens Jean Bingen, Hellenistic Egypt: Monarchy, Society, Economy, Culture , ed. and intro. Roger Bagnall (Berkeley: University of California Press, 2007), 302 pp. Duke University Press 2008 LITTLE REVIEWS Thomas Laird, The Story of Tibet: Conversations with the...
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Common Knowledge (1 September 2017) 23 (3): 531.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Susan Stephens Swetnam-Burland Molly , Egypt in Italy: Visions of Egypt in Roman Imperial Culture . ( Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 2015 ), 249 pp. © 2017 by Duke University Press 2017 LITTLE REVIEWS...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2018) 24 (2): 326–327.
Published: 01 April 2018
...Zsuzsanna Ozsváth Gluck Mary , T he Invisible Jewish Budapest: Metropolitan Culture at the Fin de Siècl e ( Madison : University of Wisconsin Press , 2016 ), 240 pp. Copyright © 2018 by Duke University Press 2018 ...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2018) 24 (3): 443.
Published: 01 August 2018
...Barry Allen Wang Ban , ed., Chinese Visions of World Order: Tianxia, Culture, and World Politics ( Durham, NC : Duke University Press , 2017 ), 330 pp. Copyright © 2018 by Duke University Press 2018 ...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2012) 18 (3): 549–550.
Published: 01 August 2012
...G. Thomas Tanselle Dane Joseph A. , Out of Sorts: On Typography and Print Culture ( Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press , 2011 ), 254 pp. © 2012 by Duke University Press 2012 LITTLE REVIEWS T. J...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2012) 18 (2): 374–376.
Published: 01 April 2012
...Joseph Frank Bloshteyn Maria , The Making of a Counter-Culture Icon: Henry Miller's Dostoyevsky ( Toronto : University of Toronto Press , 2007 ), 261 pp. © 2012 by Duke University Press 2012 LITTLE REVIEWS...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2013) 19 (3): 568–570.
Published: 01 August 2013
...Derek Sayer Wolff Larry , The Idea of Galicia: History and Fantasy in Habsburg Political Culture ( Stanford, CA : Stanford University Press , 2010 ), 504 pp. © 2013 by Duke University Press 2013 LITTLE REVIEWS...