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Common Knowledge (2017) 23 (3): 531.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Susan Stephens Swetnam-Burland Molly , Egypt in Italy: Visions of Egypt in Roman Imperial Culture . ( Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 2015 ), 249 pp. © 2017 by Duke University Press 2017 LITTLE REVIEWS...
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Common Knowledge (2010) 16 (2): 294.
Published: 01 April 2010
...Susan Stephens Joyce Tyldesley, Cleopatra: Last Queen of Egypt (New York: Basic Books, 2008), 290 pp. Duke University Press 2010 LITTLE REVIEWS Brigitte Le Juez, Beckett before Beckett, trans. Ros Schwartz (London...
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Common Knowledge (2018) 24 (2): 329–330.
Published: 01 April 2018
...Linda Safran Bolman Elizabeth S. , ed., The Red Monastery Church: Beauty and Asceticism in Upper Egypt ( New Haven, CT : Yale University Press/American Research Center in Egypt , 2016 ), 432 pp. Copyright © 2018 by Duke University Press 2018 ...
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Common Knowledge (2008) 14 (3): 503–504.
Published: 01 August 2008
...Susan Stephens Jean Bingen, Hellenistic Egypt: Monarchy, Society, Economy, Culture , ed. and intro. Roger Bagnall (Berkeley: University of California Press, 2007), 302 pp. Duke University Press 2008 LITTLE REVIEWS Thomas Laird, The Story of Tibet: Conversations...
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Common Knowledge (2019) 25 (1-3): 384–400.
Published: 01 April 2019
.... The cosmopolitan possibilities of empire, as opposed to narrower definitions of national belonging, would shape the life of Etienne Roboly,” whose complicated existence in Egypt—as a citizen of both or neither the French state and/nor the Ottoman—is the focus of this study. The author asks her readers to glean...
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Common Knowledge (2005) 11 (2): 215–239.
Published: 01 April 2005
...Susan Stephens Duke University Press 2005 Symposium: Imperial Trauma, Part 1 LESSONS OF THE CROCODILE Susan Stephens From the perspective of Herodotus, the so-called father of Western history, Greece and Egypt typifi ed cultural extremes...
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Common Knowledge (2005) 11 (3): 393–409.
Published: 01 August 2005
...Maya Jasanoff Duke University Press 2005 Symposium: Imperial Trauma, Part 2 COSMOPOLITAN A Tale of Identity from Ottoman Alexandria Maya Jasanoff July 20, 1767, Alexandria, Egypt: a muggy season, when haze mutes the sun and the sea sits fl...
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Common Knowledge (2006) 12 (1): 150–176.
Published: 01 January 2006
... Zipporah and Moses, kill to seeks unexplained, reasons Bible(Ex. the in episodes mysterious 27 Col. . On Moses’ way to Egypt, there occurs one...
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Common Knowledge (2017) 23 (3): 533–534.
Published: 01 September 2017
... fields different elements from ing synthesiz and view into bringing researched, richly and groundbreaking is study The jurisprudence. Muslim ahegemonic by informed still laws through Egypt, in and display; religious and belief religious between distinction but precarious...
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Common Knowledge (2017) 23 (3): 534–535.
Published: 01 September 2017
... fields different elements from ing synthesiz and view into bringing researched, richly and groundbreaking is study The jurisprudence. Muslim ahegemonic by informed still laws through Egypt, in and display; religious and belief religious between distinction but precarious...
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Common Knowledge (2009) 15 (3): 533–538.
Published: 01 August 2009
... of Greeks Argen Brazil, Africa, include books South His Scotland. and Egypt, Australia, in Zealand, New tina, universities at taught also has and University Brown Konstan David Václav Havel...
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Common Knowledge (2016) 22 (3): 514.
Published: 01 September 2016
... this and dynasty, “Ptolemaic” ofthe establishment the and conquest Alexander’s after Egypt, to introduced was realism whenGreek aperiod to headbelongs But the overcenturies. artists their by perfected been had that stylization the preferred they that simply it was Greece; from realism...
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Common Knowledge (2013) 19 (2): 275–282.
Published: 01 April 2013
... England that way a frightful so in and colonies, [Britain’s] of all Muslim in flames into wouldburst of rebellion embers “the prophesied that paper, Oppenheim policy Anglo- and Egypt, states, Gulf the subcontinent, Indian the outspread across of them, million hundred one more...
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Common Knowledge (2006) 12 (1): 34–35.
Published: 01 January 2006
..., is overwhelming. To test this model, Susan Stephens, for example, documented in these pages the humiliations that priests of Egypt infl icted on their Greek overlords. The Ptolemies could rule in Egypt only by permitting a militarily inferior nation to co-opt them culturally...
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Common Knowledge (2013) 19 (1): 164–170.
Published: 01 January 2013
... Art and Architecture of Italy, 1600Italy, of   Architecture and Art centimeters each. They are scenes of the flight into Egypt. Calasso Calasso Egypt. into flight of the scenes are They each. centimeters...
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Common Knowledge (2005) 11 (2): 306–310.
Published: 01 April 2005
..., and arts the in judgethat, Somemight Greek. themselves not always patrons, new forwealthy individually, advances, dramatic made artists and ers think- Greek Meanwhile, Greece. than ofPersia rather example but onthe kind ofthis units into developed East the and of Egypt kingdoms...
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Common Knowledge (2021) 27 (2): 313.
Published: 01 May 2021
..., to ward off harm, to compel certain behaviors in others, or to reanimate the dead—they differ in how such practices were viewed. In Egypt, for example, heka (often translated as “magic”) is the binding force of the universe, which might be used for good or ill but which required a corps of skilled...
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Common Knowledge (2006) 12 (2): 197–213.
Published: 01 April 2006
... , a - - - - - - - Brotherhood, with its enormous consequences for bin Laden and the world. the Laden and enormousconsequencesforIn bin its Brotherhood,with moral decadence, Qutb returned to radicalized, Egypt then founded the Muslim the in States Sayyid Qutb experienced America similarly when he came to study...
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Common Knowledge (2017) 23 (3): 440–467.
Published: 01 September 2017
... hitherto; beginning their from apeople terrible from and peeled, and of apeople scattered ofLord hosts broughtthe presentbe unto the shall time that “In Zion: to diaspora this of return final the heannounces Then Upper Egypt. for Hebrew name the Patros, from he differentiates...
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Common Knowledge (2005) 11 (3): 432–444.
Published: 01 August 2005
... . cers in India, Egypt, Mesopotamia, and Afghanistan were Mesopotamia,cers andat Afghanistan India,Egypt, in thatusing time...