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Common Knowledge (2016) 22 (3): 512–513.
Published: 01 September 2016
...Sara Forsdyke Scott Michael , Delphi: A History of the Center of the Ancient World . ( Princeton, NJ : Princeton University Press , 2014 ), 440 pp. © 2016 by Duke University Press 2016...
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Common Knowledge (2016) 22 (3): 512.
Published: 01 September 2016
... breadth full world?)Greek the ancient the recounts throughout but also arbiter of decisions preeminent atthe emerge Delphi as oracle of Apollo the did (how ground traditional the not covers only Scott book, engaging this In (Princeton, NJ:PrincetonUniversity Press, 2014),440pp...
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Common Knowledge (2023) 29 (2): 206–223.
Published: 01 May 2023
... strategy to adopt. The “common sense” assumption is that groups of experts will outperform panels of nonexperts. The “Delphi method,” named for the oracle and advanced by the RAND Corporation at the beginning of the Cold War, was based on this assumption. Experts were polled about a particular issue...
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Common Knowledge (2016) 22 (1): 69–80.
Published: 01 January 2016
... but require purification “according to the law brought fromthe Delphi.”law brought to “according purification but require nopunishment carry that acts as of slaves killing the to and homicides untary invol to refers men.He also whofree murder all to crime) ofthe circumstances particular...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (2): 253–269.
Published: 01 April 2015
... probably means which of Athena, thestatue at sanctuary seeking him find They ofaid Apollo)sought Athens. to the oracleat(where Delphi the hefrom has Orestes hound they blood, his drink to her.avenge to them Desperate commands deadClytemnestra the that dream Erinyes the world...
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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (1): 12–38.
Published: 01 January 2020
..., because Oedipus s downfall is overcon dence in his ability to solve any mystery or answer any question by rational means. Oedipus goes to the oracle at Delphi in response to questions about his parentage, but, after hearing the oracle say that he will kill his father and marry his mother, he takes...
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Common Knowledge (2005) 11 (2): 215–239.
Published: 01 April 2005
.... and Apollo like deities pan-Hellenic worshipped Olympia, and Delphi like bull. dead the Osiris-Apis, as represented was and associations iconographic Greek, than rather Egyptian, given was Sarapis introduced, was however, Memphis, new cult whenIn the Zeus. pantheon, Greek...
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Common Knowledge (2021) 27 (1): 1–39.
Published: 01 January 2021
... to be situated midway between full revelation and entire concealment. The lord whose oracle is at Delphi, Heraclitus states in Fragment 93, neither indicates clearly [legei] nor conceals [kryptei] but gives a sign [semainei9 The sign is a point of contact between the divine and human but without closing...