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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (2): 184–189.
Published: 01 April 2015
... the incompleteness of the knowledge on which we must base collective decisions. © 2015 by Duke University Press 2015 knowledge society ignorance information data c olumns: On Fragmentation, Coherence, and Intelligibility WELL-INFORMED­ IGNORANCE Daniel...
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Common Knowledge (2019) 25 (1-3): 143–162.
Published: 01 April 2019
... to make knowledge and things scalable, and this article shows that ignoring nonscalable effects is a bad idea. People stumbled on scalable projects through the same historical contingencies that such projects set out to deny. They cobbled together ways to make things and data self-contained and static...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (1): 50–82.
Published: 01 January 2015
... the Greeks called thumos is bound to fail. Using an original data set of all wars since 1648 (the Peace of Westphalia) involving great or rising powers, the essay shows how wars associated with honor, standing, and revenge, all expressions of thumos , far outnumber those caused by security or material...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (2): 196–235.
Published: 01 April 2015
... in the social sciences, but it falls short by failing to account for indigenous notions of and demands for harmony. Ethnographic data from rural Kyrgyzstan and the South Omo region of Ethiopia indicate that there are models of harmony active at various social levels and that harmony is a genuine concern...
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Common Knowledge (2016) 22 (3): 415–430.
Published: 01 September 2016
..., as well as the general concept of the sign, were rooted in the perception of a problem too often overlooked: that of the characterization of the data in the social and cultural sciences. Just as Saussure showed that the real problem of linguistics is not, what does it mean? but what are the units...
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Common Knowledge (2012) 18 (2): 239–248.
Published: 01 April 2012
...Peter Burke This article is concerned with history that is fuzzy in the sense of impressionistic rather than systematic, using “soft” rather than “hard” data and concerned more with “lumping” than with “splitting.” It argues that there have been at least four phases in the two centuries of conflict...
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Common Knowledge (2012) 18 (3): 505–524.
Published: 01 August 2012
... and things scalable, and this article shows that ignoring nonscalable effects is a bad idea. People stumbled on scalable projects through the same historical contingencies that such projects set out to deny. They cobbled together ways to make things and data self-contained and static, and thus amenable...
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Common Knowledge (2013) 19 (2): 211–216.
Published: 01 April 2013
... between two eminent academic leaders of the last century, Jacques Barzun of Columbia and Frederick Terman of Stanford. Employing data generated by the Shanghai Jiao Tong University Institute for Higher Education and Times Higher Education , Cole shows that universities are today ranked in order...
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Common Knowledge (2012) 18 (3): 528–537.
Published: 01 August 2012
... is collection data that and research, ofsocial form phenomenon acritical is asocial name to ability the that process, research ofthe part important an are ideas that us work reminds His aboutquibbles causality. offer where methodists insights offers Scott incorporation, state...
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Common Knowledge (2002) 8 (3): 439–448.
Published: 01 August 2002
... as first author is justified for contributing in “a significant way” to (a) designing the study, (b) gathering the data, or (c) interpreting the data. He adds: Often, interpreting the data is coupled with writing the paper, but some- times...
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Common Knowledge (2021) 27 (3): 337–353.
Published: 01 August 2021
... of determinacy. It is this feature that directs our attention to questions of power when trying to understand which statements within a community of disagreement “stick” and which do not. To describe the world in a way that is socially relevant but at odds with data is costly in terms of power...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (3): 515–516.
Published: 01 September 2015
... in differences of explaining means of some secure search in been has has amassed a vast body of data from almost every corner of the planet. He has He has planet. of the corner every almost from of data body a vast amassed has   notis climate subject Parker, his agents. although for long...
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Common Knowledge (2012) 18 (1): 180–187.
Published: 01 January 2012
... tion, and data manipulation. Had Warburg lived to witness the twenty- the witness to WarburgHad lived manipulation. data and tion, appropria online messaging, of instant today’sto culture global foil auseful as acts civilization in role memory playedby the concerning evidence...
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Common Knowledge (2011) 17 (1): 1–12.
Published: 01 January 2011
... .  Common Knowledge 4 Lévi- Strauss, ­Strauss, Lévi- of the same kind,” whichgath is a demand that the cannot be met on by ethnography. Thus, relies that physics) in eringtradition of large logic amounts of the to data. Yet such data(similar...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (3): 513–515.
Published: 01 September 2015
... in differences of explaining means of some secure search in been has has amassed a vast body of data from almost every corner of the planet. He has He has planet. of the corner every almost from of data body a vast amassed has   notis climate subject Parker, his agents. although for long...
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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (1): 172–175.
Published: 01 January 2020
... the historian s arrays of inciden- tal facts that pass for explanation data that threaten to complete an analysis better left open. Herbert s final sentence, fortuitous from my perspective, links chance to emergence: The science of emergence [opens paintings to] unexpected significance . . . welling up from...
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Common Knowledge (2017) 23 (2): 348–349.
Published: 01 April 2017
... two-case data set, between 1989 and 2007, that he devised and by case stud case by 1989 and 2007, between and he devised set, that data ­two-case...
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Common Knowledge (2017) 23 (2): 349–350.
Published: 01 April 2017
... two-case data set, between 1989 and 2007, that he devised and by case stud case by 1989 and 2007, between and he devised set, that data ­two-case...
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Common Knowledge (2007) 13 (1): 18–32.
Published: 01 January 2007
... informational environment. We are handicapped in the face of excessive data. arithmetically, no more than twice. age life expectancy in the last four hundred years grew not geometrically but only of bits of information shipped has doubled every eight years. in science and technology grew at about...
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Common Knowledge (2017) 23 (1): 75–82.
Published: 01 January 2017
... as - - or milieu of a particular species of a particular or milieu Kreis term the Herderconclude uses that we In brief, and so on. flee, whatit will from attracted, be whatto it will fashion, orthat this in react it will whatto stimuli data, these process how it in, will take can species...