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Common Knowledge (1 April 2018) 24 (2): 280–290.
Published: 01 April 2018
... 2018 Jesuits Hinduism Evangelical disenchantment conversion encounter of religions William Wallace, SJ ...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2002) 8 (1): 207.
Published: 01 January 2002
... unutterable language—“to talk,” as one angel put it to Dee, “in mortal sounds with such as are immortal”? How, indeed, to know an ineffable God? —Stuart Clark John D. Caputo, The Prayers and Tears of Jacques Derrida: Religion without Religion (Bloomington: Indiana University...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 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 (1 January 2008) 14 (1): 16–28.
Published: 01 January 2008
... composition. In it, she reviews the stance of feminist literary criticism toward religion and finds it to be generally negative. She regrets that feminist critics see in religion mostly a means of subordinating women to men, given that most of the writers whose work they explicate were themselves fervently...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2005) 11 (2): 354–356.
Published: 01 April 2005
... restaurant, he encounters a passing- through Cambridge don who has heard-tell of him in Rangoon as a tribesman unaccountably devoted to the work and example of James Joyce, and he starts to dream of England and its scholastic gardens. As the brutality of the military regime is increasingly felt in the...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2017) 23 (1): 120–142.
Published: 01 January 2017
...Shlomo Dov Rosen This article argues that the religious epistemology of the rabbinic tradition, which preserves and respects multiple perspectives in intellectual debate, is best understood in comparison to the definitions of truth proposed by philosophical pragmatists, in particular William James...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2013) 19 (1): 148.
Published: 01 January 2013
...Michael P. Kramer Butler Judith , Habermas Jürgen , Taylor Charles , and West Cornel , The Power of Religion in the Public Sphere , ed. and intro. Mendieta Eduardo and Vanantwerpen Jonathan , afterword Calhoun Craig ( New York : Columbia University Press , 2011...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2013) 19 (1): 134–135.
Published: 01 January 2013
... —  —  one bigamous, the other described by the wife as little better than than better little as wife the by described other the one bigamous,   decay, putrefaction generation, to and subject of religion in this era. The paradox...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2013) 19 (2): 382–383.
Published: 01 April 2013
... accepts unconsciously religion Preaxial cosmos. of the rhythms divine the in participated practice ritual and life social that sense the undermined tive power. ofsocial Yet perspec that divinity specious judgeto the which from tive perspec moral atranscendent created...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2013) 19 (2): 389–390.
Published: 01 April 2013
... accepts unconsciously religion Preaxial cosmos. of the rhythms divine the in participated practice ritual and life social that sense the undermined tive power. ofsocial Yet perspec that divinity specious judgeto the which from tive perspec moral atranscendent created...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2017) 23 (2): 303–324.
Published: 01 April 2017
...Peter Valdina The basic argument of this contribution to the Common Knowledge symposium on xenophilia is that colonial attitudes toward South Asian religion and Hindus' attitudes toward Western intellectual discourse reveal an ambiguous mix of xenophilia and xenophobia. This articles focuses on...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2009) 15 (1): 97–153.
Published: 01 January 2009
... the intuitive political and religious conclusions that he reached. It is these intuitions that he refers to at the end “as the rethinking of his religion” that ultimately develops into the suggestion that a softer and more peaceful notion of theology is essential to the acquisition of peace. © 2008...
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Common Knowledge (1 September 2016) 22 (3): 373–384.
Published: 01 September 2016
... philosophy as cultura animi can build a bridge to Aldous Huxley's perennial philosophy, which has informed the psychedelic intelligentsia like no other body of thought. In the sixteenth century, the philosophia perennis grew out of a decidedly nonmodern (but not pre- or antimodern) philosophy of religion...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2017) 23 (1): 1–18.
Published: 01 January 2017
... of the author.” A research and educational program, uniting major fields of the humanities, is proposed: PILLAR (the acronym of philosophy, information, language, literature, art, religion ) would be a transdisciplinary strategy complementary to STEM, integrating scholarship and inventorship...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2013) 19 (3): 474–489.
Published: 01 August 2013
... regarding how adherents of the three religions interacted in medieval Christian Spain. © 2013 by Duke University Press 2013 Symposium: Fuzzy Studies, Part 6 FUZZY CATEGORIES AND RELIGIOUS POLEMICS The Daily Life of Christians and Muslims in the...
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Common Knowledge (1 September 2017) 23 (3): 440–467.
Published: 01 September 2017
... thematic, seeks to characterize African affiliation with Jews with respect to three themes or phases. The first involves the figural associations, learned in Christian missionary contexts, that have influenced the adaptation of Judaism within African tribal religions. The second concerns the study and...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2013) 19 (1): 154–163.
Published: 01 January 2013
... magic of poetry as once they held out against the magic-religion of witch cults.” Emphasizing that it is the witch cults with which Duncan evidently sides, the essay concludes that Duncan's reranking of poets is no more reliable than his attitude toward rationality. Duncan Robert , The H. D...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2012) 18 (2): 312–324.
Published: 01 April 2012
...Francis X. Clooney, SJ This essay explores a certain kind of uncertainty, a fuzziness, that occurs in inter-religious study where the religions involved both highly prize clarity, truth, and specific commitments. Reading that crosses religious borders creates a body of new insights and even...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 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 (1 September 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...