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Common Knowledge (2017) 23 (1): 111–112.
Published: 01 January 2017
...Jerome Braun Rancière Jacques and Honneth Axel , Recognition or Disagreement: A Critical Encounter on the Politics of Freedom, Equality, and Identity , ed. Genel Katia and Deranty Jean-Philippe . ( New York : Columbia University Press , 2016 ), 240 pp. © 2017 by Duke...
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Common Knowledge (2016) 22 (3): 501.
Published: 01 September 2016
...Richard Bett Beckwith Christopher , Greek Buddha: Pyrrho's Encounter with Early Buddhism in Central Asia . ( Princeton, NJ : Princeton University Press , 2015 ), 304 pp. © 2016 by Duke University Press 2016 ihr Bett  —Richard issue. the to newdimension adds...
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Common Knowledge (2013) 19 (2): 334–350.
Published: 01 April 2013
.... © 2013 by Duke University Press 2013 ARTICLES MODERNIST POETRY’S ENCOUNTER WITH EPISTEMIC MODELS OF VALUE Charles Altieri We never understood the world less than we do now nor, as we understand...
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Common Knowledge (2013) 19 (1): 143–144.
Published: 01 January 2013
...Branka Arsić Seeman Erik R. , The Huron-Wendat Feast of the Dead: Indian-European Encounters in Early North America ( Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press , 2011 ), 163 pp. © 2013 by Duke University Press 2013...
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Common Knowledge (2019) 25 (1-3): 452–453.
Published: 01 April 2019
...Charlie Samuya Veric; Jeffrey M. Perl Copyright © 2019 Duke University Press 2019 Lui Mary Ting Yi , The Chinatown Trunk Mystery: Murder, Miscegenation, and Other Dangerous Encounters in Turn-of-the-Century New York City ( Princeton, NJ : Princeton University Press , 2005 ), 298...
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Common Knowledge (2021) 27 (1): 114–115.
Published: 01 January 2021
...Jeffrey F. Hamburger Keene Bryan C. , ed., Toward a Global Middle Ages: Encountering the World through Illuminated Manuscripts ( Los Angeles : J. Paul Getty Museum , 2019 ), 296 pp. Copyright © 2021 Duke University Press 2021 C O M M O N K N O W L E D G E 11 4 Bryan C. Keene, ed...
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Common Knowledge (2007) 13 (2-3): 461–462.
Published: 01 August 2007
...Charlie Samuya Veric Mary Ting Yi Lui, The Chinatown Trunk Mystery: Murder, Miscegenation, and Other Dangerous Encounters in Turn-of-the-Century New York City (Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2005), 298 pp. Duke University Press 2007 L I T T L E R E V I E W S...
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Common Knowledge (2019) 25 (1-3): 76–91.
Published: 01 April 2019
... complex emotional and psychological effects, and its apparent cognitive dynamics. After discussion of the comparable structure and dynamics of related self-undoings in myth and drama, the examination of alleged exposures of self-contradiction moves to general observations regarding the recurrent encounter...
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Common Knowledge (2012) 18 (1): 79–85.
Published: 01 January 2012
... need is placed next to the one we are looking for) is illustrated through a specific example: the encounter with a forgotten tract dealing with some anomalous Bavarian witchcraft trials — a book that would have been very difficult (if not impossible) to come across anywhere but Warburg's Library. ©...
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Common Knowledge (2023) 29 (1): 25–40.
Published: 01 January 2023
... cosmopolitical perspective, offers grounds for questioning Rorty's utopian belief that endless conversation should lead to continual expansion of the “we” who constitute liberal society. Her idea also provides tools for engaging, in mutually respectful and sensitive encounters that reopen prospects for social...
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Common Knowledge (2008) 14 (1): 10–15.
Published: 01 January 2008
...Mark Bauerlein Elizabeth Fox-Genovese died in January 2007. She was a renowned scholar and important public intellectual, but in this reminiscence Mark Bauerlein recalls her as something else: a model colleague. Despite the many attacks on her work and the difficulties she encountered in her...
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Common Knowledge (2010) 16 (2): 233–246.
Published: 01 April 2010
... ulema criticized the practice as dissimulation and, hence, morally wrong, ironically they too adopted the strategy when encountering autocratic and oppressive Sunni regimes that suffocated the right of the people to voice their demand for just treatment. The article demonstrates that the strategy...
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Common Knowledge (2012) 18 (1): 160–173.
Published: 01 January 2012
...Thomas DaCosta Kaufmann This essay, part of a special issue on the Warburg Institute and Library, offers personal recollections of scholars whom the author encountered there as a student in the early 1970s, including E. H. Gombrich, Otto Kurz, Michael Baxandall, Frances Yates, D. P. Walker, A. I...
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Common Knowledge (2018) 24 (3): 389–396.
Published: 01 August 2018
... on the unique challenges and unexpected rewards of learning by doing, stepping outside of academic comfort zones, and finding success in failure. The compiling of these collective encounters depended on cooperation and coordination, as the authors worked across continents—via email, phone, text, and video chat...
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Common Knowledge (2019) 25 (1-3): 143–162.
Published: 01 April 2019
..., and thus amenable to expansion. In European New World plantations, the natives were wiped out; coerced and alienated plants and workers came to substitute for them. Profits were made because extermination and slavery could be discounted from the books. Such historically indeterminate encounters formed...
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Common Knowledge (2019) 25 (1-3): 271–277.
Published: 01 April 2019
... as it is being pursued by many who would otherwise consider themselves advocates for books and reading. The principal mistake, which has guided public policy decisions in this process, is to elevate the “text” above the “book” and moreover above the experience of reading, which entails an encounter...
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Common Knowledge (2019) 25 (1-3): 285–291.
Published: 01 April 2019
...” (the book we need is placed next to the one we are looking for) is illustrated through a specific example: the encounter with a forgotten tract dealing with some anomalous Bavarian witchcraft trials — a book that would have been very difficult (if not impossible) to come across anywhere but Warburg’s...
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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (3): 407–430.
Published: 01 August 2020
... the Irishness of what he encounters. The lieutenant’s love of foreign places and their names impedes his effort to systematize Ireland for imperial ends, and his love for an Irish woman brings about his own undoing. Applying Simone de Beauvoir’s view of alterity to the lieutenant’s xenophilia, the essay...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (3): 437–450.
Published: 01 September 2015
... and gated communities, the institution of the house gun, the general acquiescence in stop-and-frisk encounters, and the incarceration in huge numbers of gang members and small-time drug dealers are examples. An inverse relationship of wartime and peacetime abuses is also apparent: behaviors associated...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (3): 464–483.
Published: 01 September 2015
...), and real or imagined meetings between surviving prisoners and their former torturers or interrogators. Through a close reading of journalist Jim Lehrer's novel The Special Prisoner (2000), this essay examines the ways in which international relations inflect an imagined encounter between a surviving...