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Common Knowledge (2018) 24 (1): 1–7.
Published: 01 January 2018
...Barry Allen This Common Knowledge guest column examines Richard Feynman’s tabletop experiment, performed during the inquiry into the explosion of the space shuttle Challenger, as a means of demonstrating some of the fundamental qualities of a scientific experiment. Experiments have been interpreted...
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Common Knowledge (2017) 23 (2): 349–350.
Published: 01 April 2017
...Siniša Malešević Wilson Deborah Downing , The Stone Soup Experiment: Why Cultural Boundaries Persist . ( Chicago : University of Chicago Press , 2015 ), 170 pp. © 2017 by Duke University Press 2017...
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Common Knowledge (2022) 28 (1): 162–164.
Published: 01 January 2022
...Lorraine Daston ldaston@wpiqg-berline.mpg.de Barry Allen , Empiricisms: Experience and Experiment from Antiquity to the Anthropocene ( New York : Oxford University Press , 2021 ), 528 pp. Copyright © 2021 by Duke University Press 2022 The main thesis of this long...
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Common Knowledge (2019) 25 (1-3): 405–409.
Published: 01 April 2019
...Francis X. Clooney, SJ; Jeffrey M. Perl Hart David Bentley , The Experience of God: Being, Consciousness, Bliss ( New Haven, CT : Yale University Press , 2013 ), 365 pp. Copyright © 2019 Duke University Press 2019 ...
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Common Knowledge (2006) 12 (2): 181–196.
Published: 01 April 2006
...Stanley N. Katz © 2006 by Duke University Press 2006 C O L U M N S DEMOCRATIC CONSTITUTIONALISM AFTER MILITARY OCCUPATION Reflections on the United States’ Experience in Japan, Germany, Afghanistan, and Iraq...
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Common Knowledge (2014) 20 (2): 337–362.
Published: 01 April 2014
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Common Knowledge (2013) 19 (3): 565–566.
Published: 01 August 2013
...Michael Fagenblat Critchley Simon , The Faith of the Faithless: Experiments in Political Theology ( London : Verso , 2012 ), 291 pp. © 2013 by Duke University Press 2013 LITTLE REVIEWS Pierre Bouretz, D’un...
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Common Knowledge (2013) 19 (3): 567.
Published: 01 August 2013
...Rachel Hadas D'Angour Armand , The Greeks and the New: Novelty in Ancient Greek Imagination and Experience ( Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 2011 ), 274 pp. © 2013 by Duke University Press 2013 LITTLE...
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Common Knowledge (2013) 19 (3): 567–568.
Published: 01 August 2013
...Lloyd I. Rudolph Sorabji Richard , Gandhi and the Stoics: Modern Experiments on Ancient Values ( Chicago : University of Chicago Press , 2012 ), 240 pp. © 2013 by Duke University Press 2013 LITTLE REVIEWS...
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Common Knowledge (2016) 22 (1): 125–128.
Published: 01 January 2016
... on takes Hart but does, Wilson as plifiers, deepjoy. experience to and conscious, be to be, to whatit means oncewe evident understand human, of being...
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Common Knowledge (2014) 20 (2): 197–203.
Published: 01 April 2014
... as experiments themselves or as discussions of experimental principles. The introduction itself contributes to the latter by suggesting a distinction between “triumphalist” and “defeatist” calls for poets and fiction writers to do the work of scholars. In the latter variant, poets in general are challenged...
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Common Knowledge (2018) 24 (3): 353–355.
Published: 01 August 2018
... or “ethnographies” of the humanities classroom, which complements a first set that appeared in Common Knowledge in the spring of 2017. The first set aroused interest because it took the innovative approach of describing particular pedagogical experiences rather than simply making general arguments about the value...
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Common Knowledge (2019) 25 (1-3): 192–199.
Published: 01 April 2019
... presuppositions’ [on which] to found rational law.” In an effort to “counterbalance this hypothesis,” she argues that “we are already confronted with . . . experiences that render obsolete any appeal for a normative conscience.” These experiences comprise discoveries of the modern human sciences above all...
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Common Knowledge (2014) 20 (1): 55–61.
Published: 01 January 2014
... on perplexity and plausibility: on finding that protophilosophical experiences give rise to philosophical puzzlement, and then finding that some ways of responding to such puzzlement are more compelling than others. This philosophical mode involves the same conceptual “gestalt” that Zwicky identifies with lyric...
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Common Knowledge (2013) 19 (2): 334–350.
Published: 01 April 2013
... elaboration of values to precise descriptions, as if description could still support values. Victorian writing tended to experience the effort to ground value in fact as a source of constant irony, given that the desired values refused to become manifest. Positivist philosophy and its literary allies asserted...
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Common Knowledge (2013) 19 (2): 351–379.
Published: 01 April 2013
...Michael Schreyach Barnett Newman professed that a beholder's encounter with his paintings was like meeting another person for the first time. He believed the experience produced the conditions for apprehending an ethical relationship that would entail both the individual's achievement of his or her...
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Common Knowledge (2013) 19 (3): 530–550.
Published: 01 August 2013
... that can be observed as they emerge, mature, and rapidly decay. Central European modernism, represented here by Adolf Loos in architecture and by Arnold Schoenberg and Leoš Janáček in music, experimented with blurry regions between presence and absence, light and shadow, sound and silence. Loos disrupted...
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Common Knowledge (2009) 15 (3): 412–437.
Published: 01 August 2009
... then moves to connections among aesthetic experience, political disengagement, inactivity, and contemplation explored by Wilde, Miguel de Molinos, Aristotle, Hannah Arendt, Walter Pater, Arthur Schopenhauer, Johann Winckelmann, and others. Having described the influence of nineteenth-century science...
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Common Knowledge (2018) 24 (3): 389–396.
Published: 01 August 2018
...Kathryn Kremnitzer; Siddhartha V. Shah; Wenrui Zhao Three PhD students in the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences at Columbia University recount their experiences of a collaborative hands-on approach to the humanities, at the intersection of craft and science. As participants in the “Laboratory...
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Common Knowledge (2018) 24 (3): 405–414.
Published: 01 August 2018
... transformative experience of well-structured debate among students with opposing viewpoints, each committed to deep reading and careful thought about both history and present-day politics. Copyright © 2018 by Duke University Press 2018 fascism Nazism classroom Trump student participation ...