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Common Knowledge (2012) 18 (1): 86–105.
Published: 01 January 2012
... illuminates the legacy of Warburg's Library, today at the core of the Warburg Institute in London, since the crisis that the page documents — larger than Warburg's personal one — still lies at the heart of humanistic scholarship as it attempts to grasp the essence of what it means to be human. © 2012...
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Common Knowledge (2013) 19 (1): 65–87.
Published: 01 January 2013
...Richard Shiff This article, a contribution to the Common Knowledge symposium “Fuzzy Studies: On the Consequence of Blur,” documents how some modern artists and critics have argued against any sort of verbal thinking about art. Beyond describing works of visual art and pronouncing on their relative...
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Common Knowledge (2012) 18 (1): 160–173.
Published: 01 January 2012
.... Sabra, Michael Podro, Michael Screech, Arnaldo Momigliano, and Nikolaus Pevsner. The author's focus is on differences between the milieu of the Kulturwissenschaftliche Bibliothek Warburg, as it had been in Hamburg, and the ethos of the Warburg Institute in London. The key document for establishing...
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Common Knowledge (2017) 23 (3): 468–495.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Jamie Gilham This contribution to the Common Knowledge symposium on xenophilia documents and discusses the life and work of an important but neglected early British convert to Islam, the fifth Baron Headley, Rowland George Allanson Allanson-Winn (1855 – 1935), and also comments on the nature...
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Common Knowledge (2018) 24 (2): 291–311.
Published: 01 April 2018
... in Western Europe seemed to graduate students to represent a kind of “other.” Recently the European Middle Ages has come to seem familiar, and medievalists, still in search of the unfamiliar, have reached beyond the borders of Western Europe and the type of documents traditionally studied to research new...
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Common Knowledge (2018) 24 (3): 483.
Published: 01 August 2018
... into English of a potentially important literary document revealing the characters and biographical backgrounds of three exceptional talents during the watershed of early French modernism. Henry J.-M. Levet Valery Larbaud Léon-Paul Fargue Montmartre French modernist poetry Copyright © 2018 by Duke...
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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (1): 88–124.
Published: 01 January 2020
... on the Gospels in order to document and argue for the symmetry or symbiosis that he perceived between Judaism and Christianity. Oswald Rufeisen, from a twentieth-century secular Zionist background in Poland, converted to Catholicism during World War II, became a monk, and attempted to immigrate to Israel...
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Common Knowledge (2008) 14 (3): 374–379.
Published: 01 August 2008
...Eugene Ostashevsky “The Case of `The Yellow Notebook'” contains reminiscences of Wittgenstein's conversations with the philosopher Tatiana Gornshteyn (1904-80) on his visit to Leningrad in 1935. The reminiscences are contained in a document written by her daughter Ludmila. It records a story about...
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Common Knowledge (2012) 18 (2): 239–248.
Published: 01 April 2012
... between precise and fuzzy historians. In the first phase, in the nineteenth century, precise history, firmly based on documents, was defined, by Leopold von Ranke and the Rankeans, against an older fuzzy or “conjectural” history. In a second phase, at the beginning of the twentieth century, a new fuzzy...
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Common Knowledge (2013) 19 (3): 474–489.
Published: 01 August 2013
... but also against anonymous Christians, Muslims, and Jews who, untouched by such polemics, had lived close to one another and, without conflict, had accepted the undefined character of their daily life together. In support of this argument, the author makes use of hitherto unknown archival documents...
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Common Knowledge (2014) 20 (1): 11–13.
Published: 01 January 2014
... in England at the turn of the last century: the novelist Henry James and the painter Edwin Austin Abbey. Detailed evidence is mustered to document James's love of fresh hens' eggs and of the undignified lengths he would go to obtain them through the agency of Abbey and his wife. This short piece is written...
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Common Knowledge (2014) 20 (2): 296–336.
Published: 01 April 2014
... historiography, despite all claims to the contrary, is possible and valuable. In this monograph-length article, the texts of selected documents in the Adair Family Collection (Suffolk Record Office, Lowestoft Branch, call number 741) are set forth, often verbatim, and, though minutely contextualized...
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Common Knowledge (2023) 29 (2): 173–186.
Published: 01 May 2023
..., it is now (except for the randomly selected jury) a largely discontinued practice. While a good deal is known about when and where this procedure was used, there is little surviving documentation of exactly why it was used and of what it was thought to contribute to the political systems in which...
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Common Knowledge (2002) 8 (2): 402–406.
Published: 01 April 2002
...G. Thomas Tanselle Duke University Press 2002 THE WORLD AS ARCHIVE G. Thomas Tanselle When historians speak of “archives,” they usually mean collections of documents that accumulated as the by-products of the operation of organizations...
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Common Knowledge (2002) 8 (2): 387–401.
Published: 01 April 2002
... Social Democrats and Latter- Day Saints. The visitor spends the night reading the record of her recently 389 deceased father’s life. The documentation is astonishingly detailed and efficiently organized. It is wholly factual but transportingly evocative; it reveals both com- monplaces and secrets...
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Common Knowledge (2005) 11 (2): 215–239.
Published: 01 April 2005
... so documented, conqueredeasily conqueroris and between Hostility advancement. or native natives against discrimination systemic any notbeen tohave seem does there gymnasium, the like structures social Greek in together clustered and Greek remained elite imperial...
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Common Knowledge (2009) 15 (2): 269–315.
Published: 01 April 2009
... on “natural an teaching writing in engaged days these is pope present the that understood is It XVI. Benedict of theFaith at whenthe time its head was Joseph Ratzinger, Cardinal now Pope Doctrine for the Congregation were the preparedby documents of these third Those Obstinately...
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Common Knowledge (2002) 8 (1): 10–19.
Published: 01 January 2002
... during the Passion. “Jews,” the document added, “should not be spoken of as rejected or accursed as if this followed from Sacred Scripture.”1 For some of the Catholic bishops gathered in Rome on that occasion, this document was the cause of much...
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Common Knowledge (2014) 20 (3): 506–508.
Published: 01 August 2014
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Common Knowledge (2014) 20 (1): 150–171.
Published: 01 January 2014
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