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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (1): 157–158.
Published: 01 January 2020
...David Scott Gehring Watkins John , After Lavinia: A Literary History of Premodern Marriage Diplomacy ( Ithaca, NY : Cornell University Press , 2017 ), 274 pp. Copyright © 2020 Duke University Press 2020 Li tt le R ev ie w s 1 5 7(studied by Nicholas Rubinstein, Quentin Skinner...
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Common Knowledge (2017) 23 (2): 354.
Published: 01 April 2017
...John Watkins Rossiter William T. , Wyatt Abroad: Tudor Diplomacy and the Translation of Power . ( Woodbridge, UK : D. S. Brewer , 2014 ), 258 pp. © 2017 by Duke University Press 2017...
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Common Knowledge (2003) 9 (2): 347.
Published: 01 April 2003
...— tinged as it is in that CK 9.2-12 Little Reviews 3/14/03 10:51 AM Page 347 Laurence Kelly, Diplomacy and Murder in Tehran: Alexander Griboyedov and Imperial Russia’s Mission...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (2): 190–195.
Published: 01 April 2015
...Maria DiBattista; Judith Beyer; Felix Girke; Jehangir Yezdi Malegam; Edith Hall; Laura Rival; Kevin M. F. Platt “Only connect …,” the epigraph of Forster's Howards End , offers itself as a model of moral diplomacy. The efficacy of genuine human connection—whether it takes the form of creative...
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Common Knowledge (2016) 22 (2): 256–276.
Published: 01 May 2016
... diplomacy that had established dynastic networks between France and the Mediterranean world for centuries. Both works center on the 1559 Peace of Cateau-Cambrésis between France and Spain, which married Henri II's daughter Elisabeth de Valois to King Philip II. While Saint-Réal does not condemn...
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Common Knowledge (2016) 22 (2): 237–255.
Published: 01 May 2016
... often tied to episodes of conflict and rivalry, from a longer-term perspective the usefulness of marriage as a means of securing and maintaining peace remained an important element of premodern diplomacy. © 2016 by Duke University Press 2016 peace marriage diplomacy Henry I Geoffrey...
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Common Knowledge (2016) 22 (2): 341–346.
Published: 01 May 2016
... is commended to the improbable attention of students of diplomacy, is founded on belief that imagination, rather than instrumental reason, and ritual action, rather than negotiation, are the best means of achieving peace. REVIEWS PAPUAN...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (1): 50–82.
Published: 01 January 2015
... concerns. At the same time, it is argued, diplomacy and the theory of international relations have turned increasingly toward belief that conflicts are resolved only by negotiation based on the rational consideration of material interests. The author concludes that conflict resolution needs to rethink its...
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Common Knowledge (2003) 9 (1): 132–136.
Published: 01 January 2003
..., military preparedness, resources, and so on) can matter more than what the truth is, since it is on its beliefs that each side will base its course of action. Truth is the business of espi- onage, whereas the business of diplomacy is belief...
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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (1): 156b–157.
Published: 01 January 2020
... learned his lesson. Peter Burke doi 10.1215/0961754X-7899796 John Watkins, After Lavinia: A Literary History of Premodern Marriage Diplomacy (Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2017), 274 pp. On the one hand, interdynastic marriage diplomacy before the modern age was seen as a good thing: optimistic...
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Common Knowledge (2018) 24 (1): 161–162.
Published: 01 January 2018
..., proposes a third way of managing wolves, which he calls “diplomatic.” Diplomacy as a technique is grounded on the idea that neither wolves nor humans are essentially good or bad. Hence the first diplomatic step is to ask how the historical routes taken by humans and wolves have made the latter...
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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (1): 158–159.
Published: 01 January 2020
... helped to construct a common European diplomatic culture; and how a devaluation of marriage diplomacy in the early modern period was occasioned by state centralization, the Protestant Reformation, and the rise of print. Watkins s prose sometimes has a conspicu- ous literariness to it (a charge he lays...
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Common Knowledge (2017) 23 (2): 354–355.
Published: 01 April 2017
... ofmonarchs ship statesman law, erratic the and ofinternational principles as nonintervention and sovereignty state 1648 The Treatiesestablished Ages. of Westphalia Middle the diplomacy of haphazard the overcame centuries andsixteenth fifteenth the ing dur standards credentialization...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (1): 83–103.
Published: 01 January 2015
... politik formed the basis for effective diplomacy. for effective basis the formed politik real apragmatic making, forwar societies ofboth organization the and ideal them. keep and holy war,agreements in reach to belief and ideology whonever abandonedtheir opponents, enabled...
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Common Knowledge (2013) 19 (1): 51–64.
Published: 01 January 2013
... is there franca, gua alin placein take discussions Even the if languages. different across negotiation requires it often because topic ofblurredness, general the to interest particular of is of diplomacy language observer.The of comedy, retrospective atthe to least and double- bluffing...
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Common Knowledge (2014) 20 (3): 491–493.
Published: 01 August 2014
... of an anthropologically informed “diplomacy”: an ongoing “diplomacy”: ongoing informed an anthropologically ofan dreams ethnographer, naive role ofalternate earnest, Latour, his hereplanet, in aravaged from and other each from saved be may humans hopethat the in Evidently all. us destroy...
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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (2): 212–229.
Published: 01 April 2020
... an exercise in diplomacy, it is worth recalling that the diplomat emerged alongside 37. Harman, Demodernizing the Humanities with Latour, 263. 38. Harman, Demodernizing the Humanities with Latour, 271. B lo k T h e A n th ro p o lo g is t, t h e M o ra li st , an d t h e D ip lo m at 2 2 3 39. See...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (2): 253–269.
Published: 01 April 2015
... one that hope Troy, for the left and and daughter his killed Agamemnon 7.  aLegal As well. as diplomacy and relations international to itpertinent is matter: judicial oreven theological, amoral, not is just orinnocence guilt His outset. the from complicated thus...
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Common Knowledge (2012) 18 (2): 382–386.
Published: 01 April 2012
...- Ahmad of the author is She Madrid. in Research Scientific for Council National ofthe Sociales ­Arenal García- Mercedes University. atPrinceton ture - litera of comparative emeritus professor and University at Stanford literature comparative Kinship Diplomacy...
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Common Knowledge (2016) 22 (2): 347–351.
Published: 01 May 2016
... of of author the He is ofhistory. department the in teaches healso where ofMinnesota, sity Premodern Marriage Diplomacy: A Literary History is forthcoming. is History ALiterary Diplomacy: Marriage...