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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): 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...
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Common Knowledge (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 (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 (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 (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 (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 (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 (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 (2002) 8 (1): 205–206.
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 (2002) 8 (1): 208.
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): 346.
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 (2003) 9 (2): 347–348.
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 (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 (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...
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Common Knowledge (2014) 20 (1): 144–145.
Published: 01 January 2014
...G. Thomas Tanselle Grafton Anthony , The Culture of Correction in Renaissance Europe . ( London : British Library , 2011 ), 256 pp. © 2013 by Duke University Press 2013 LITTLE REVIEWS Thomas J. Heffernan, The Passion of Perpetua and Felicity (Oxford: Oxford...
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Common Knowledge (2009) 15 (2): 215–216.
Published: 01 April 2009
...Philip Gossett Eleanor Selfridge-Field, Song and Season: Science, Culture, and Theatrical Time in Early Modern Venice (Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 2007), 400 pp. Duke University Press 2009 Little Reviews Aviad Kleinberg, Flesh Made Word: Saints’ Stories...
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Common Knowledge (2008) 14 (2): 319.
Published: 01 April 2008
...Michael Baxandall Stuart Clark, Vanities of the Eye: Vision in Early Modern European Culture (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2007), 428 pp. © 2008 by Duke University Press 2008 LITTLE REVIEWS Peter Malkin, ed., Basil Bunting on Poetry (Baltimore, MD: Johns...
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Common Knowledge (2010) 16 (1): 146–148.
Published: 01 January 2010
...Mordechai Bar-On Mark S. Schantz, Awaiting the Heavenly Country: The Civil War and America's Culture of Death (Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2008), 245 pp. Duke University Press 2010 Little Reviews Mark S. Schantz, Awaiting the Heavenly Country...