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Common Knowledge (2019) 25 (1-3): 357–363.
Published: 01 April 2019
.... Indeed, the church provides a necessary check on the excesses of liberal society, particularly those of capitalism and democratic populism. Its essential point is the transcendent dimension of the human person—our connection with the divine. The pursuit of economic and political ends needs to be governed...
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Common Knowledge (2021) 27 (2): 262–279.
Published: 01 May 2021
...S. D. Chrostowska Abstract This article begins from the assumption that what was once an integral dimension of progress—the development of literature and of art more generally—now lies outside its scope. The essay falls into three parts that juxtapose French with German intellectual history...
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Common Knowledge (2021) 27 (3): 422–481.
Published: 01 August 2021
...Matthew Mutter Abstract J. M. Coetzee's trilogy of novels with Jesus in their titles, published between 2013 and 2019, has bewildered many reviewers. This essay review proposes that that bewilderment stems from a misconception of the novels’ allegorical dimension and of the possible meanings evoked...
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Common Knowledge (2022) 28 (2): 261–283.
Published: 01 May 2022
... dimension of humanistic inquiry. Together, Permanent Crisis and Battle of the Classics describe an antinomy that can be neither resolved nor ignored: the methodological norms of the modern university tend to subvert the humanities’ investment in meaning and value, but without that investment, humanistic...
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Common Knowledge (2017) 23 (1): 1–18.
Published: 01 January 2017
...Mikhail Epstein This essay's central concern is the need for a new, practical dimension in the humanities, emphasizing their constructive rather than purely scholarly aspects. An analysis is offered of various types of inventions in the fields of linguistics, philosophy, art, and literature...
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Common Knowledge (2011) 17 (1): 151–154.
Published: 01 January 2011
...Debbora Battaglia These comments on Eduardo Viveiros de Castro's article, “Zeno and the Art of Anthropology,” emphasize, first, his engagement with ideas of Gilles Deleuze that open to the political dimension of Amerindian perspectivism and to a “multinatural” understanding of human-to-environment...
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Common Knowledge (2011) 17 (1): 117–122.
Published: 01 January 2011
... by Strathern and certain other anthropologists are relational all the way down, given that everything about the terms of these relations (including their form, scale, and dimensioning) is defined by the particular quality in question. Thus a contrast may be established between the politics of identity and what...
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Common Knowledge (2009) 15 (3): 365–372.
Published: 01 August 2009
... .   —   and - ­ - - ­ - dimension “less mysterious. “less dimension which norms are implicit) with the thatundertaking it will render that normative practice” ofcase (a normativethe dimensionlinguistic particular of practices...
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Common Knowledge (2014) 20 (3): 505.
Published: 01 August 2014
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Common Knowledge (2014) 20 (3): 505–506.
Published: 01 August 2014
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Common Knowledge (2010) 16 (2): 311–330.
Published: 01 April 2010
... doubted, at least not in France, that to endow any of the world’s creatures except human beings with an ethical dimension of any kind could lead only to conceptual absurdities and moral monstrosities.1 One may take an interest in nature, ecosystems, climate change, hurricanes, or animals, but one...
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Common Knowledge (2011) 17 (1): 82–86.
Published: 01 January 2011
... scientific achievements lend themselves to solidification, while I would think that the collective dimension belongs to sciences as such. But this collective dimension should then be reduced to very generic terms: a science exists when its practitioners are interested...
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Common Knowledge (2014) 20 (2): 223–234.
Published: 01 April 2014
... liberty. some sacrifice to while it worth make brought inequality are by that ills the forothers, welfare; munity   independent ofone another dimensions...
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Common Knowledge (2022) 28 (3): 450–452.
Published: 01 September 2022
... these pictures assume an abstracted, “punctual” model of moral experience; their “deflationary” zeal ironically depends on an untenable ideal of moral voluntarism that is then speciously “debunked.” By contrast, novels are able to explore the temporal dimension of moral consciousness, especially through...
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Common Knowledge (2008) 14 (2): 278–290.
Published: 01 April 2008
... or archeological quality when texture apoetexplores the or archeological quality neverable entirely.amnemonic acquire dimensions to exhaust semantic These is reader the that meaning of dimensions to referring layers,” doubtless “many order to preserve in cities of memory.constitutes, Theseit...
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Common Knowledge (2023) 29 (1): 59–71.
Published: 01 January 2023
... little toward an understanding of the sciences and their increasingly important role in society. 1 Treating science as no more than a form of conversation, on a level with other kinds of intellectual inquiry, Rorty is said to have focused on the discursive dimension of science to the exclusion of its...
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Common Knowledge (2011) 17 (1): 104–110.
Published: 01 January 2011
... of ontology sibilities, one that is likewise manifested in advanced mathematics. Another form general ontological with pos numbers an evidences embodied imaginary human to approachIqwaye unique apparently howthe showable to is cites, Strathern dimension ofwhose So Iqwaye an Jadran...
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Common Knowledge (2021) 27 (2): 316–318.
Published: 01 May 2021
..., Irish poet to Irish poet, adds an extra dimension to one of Heaney's celebrated remarks about the power of poetry. In 1988, in “The Government of the Tongue,” he wrote that “poetry's special status among the literary arts derives from the audience's readiness to . . . credit the poet with a power...
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Common Knowledge (2013) 19 (2): 351–379.
Published: 01 April 2013
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Common Knowledge (2014) 20 (2): 235–256.
Published: 01 April 2014
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