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Common Knowledge (2011) 17 (3): 427–432.
Published: 01 August 2011
... that of ordinary human concerns. Rejecting their view of art, he turned instead to a pre-Romantic tradition (including Spenser and Milton) that the Symbolists had rejected. Among modern writers, Kermode turned to Wallace Stevens, who became his foil for Yeats, Eliot, and Pound, as well as the most important...
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Common Knowledge (2006) 12 (1): 127–133.
Published: 01 January 2006
... air ticket after all. Oh all right, I suppose so, you know. I stick out anything less well. Once my father took me fencing, he put me down for it; I didn’t stick that too well. We went there for training, but the way it was I didn’t have a foil. It had been announced that everyone should bring...
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Common Knowledge (2016) 22 (2): 311.
Published: 01 May 2016
.... the the of glories for foil benighted as a century, fifteenth the since historians, Ingrid D. Rowland...
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Common Knowledge (2008) 14 (3): 478–483.
Published: 01 August 2008
.... the YOUacross LOVE BETH I pull to he’d youcan’t if believe as act try and whole the plot, foiled you through walk to let him That’s why,you’veword, a yousay got before it sailing into legibility. yousee see to arrive, sign that see to he would’vegiven what know to enough well Gavin...
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Common Knowledge (2016) 22 (2): 310–311.
Published: 01 May 2016
.... the the of glories for foil benighted as a century, fifteenth the since historians, Ingrid D. Rowland...
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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (1): 161–162.
Published: 01 January 2020
... on the Italian norm, and when the Flemish primitives (van Eyck and company) were revived, in the nineteenth century, Italianizing artists like Floris became symbols of decline. But it was in comparison to his Antwerp contemporary, Bruegel, that Floris s critical afterlife was forged, as the negative foil...
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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (1): 162–163.
Published: 01 January 2020
... the Flemish primitives (van Eyck and company) were revived, in the nineteenth century, Italianizing artists like Floris became symbols of decline. But it was in comparison to his Antwerp contemporary, Bruegel, that Floris s critical afterlife was forged, as the negative foil to Bruegel s epochal portraiture...
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Common Knowledge (2022) 28 (2): 296–297.
Published: 01 May 2022
... by these and other authors. But my worries go deeper. Other religions have been made foils to Christian and American virtue for a very long time, and Hinduism has been characterized by many in the West as flawed on natural, moral, and religious grounds. While Wilkerson does not intend any crude reductionism...
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Common Knowledge (2016) 22 (1): 1–4.
Published: 01 January 2016
... Hegelian philosophy may have once celebrated its own triumph, but Pippin but Pippin triumph, oncecelebratedhave own may its philosophy Hegelian foil a philosophical as It Heidegger,primarily...
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Common Knowledge (2012) 18 (1): 180–187.
Published: 01 January 2012
... tion, and data manipulation. Had Warburg lived to witness the twenty- the witness to WarburgHad lived manipulation. data and tion, appropria online messaging, of instant today’sto culture global foil auseful as acts civilization in role memory playedby the concerning evidence...
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Common Knowledge (2012) 18 (2): 348–354.
Published: 01 April 2012
... nothing” they know “they because flaws, and virtues their all seriously, with taken are Russians only Foreigners foils; are Austrians). English, Poles, Italians, (Germans, well as nationalities alien other all TolstoyFrench Napoleon notbut the ofonly and nationality. treatment...
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Common Knowledge (2017) 23 (2): 254–302.
Published: 01 April 2017
..., N., piano, who“played the Prince is katurin’s man.” the “superfluous to foil a rule, Tchul Turgenev’sasa thereis, In fiction,   before as again began then and dejection, absurd into sank gloom, into utterly laughter,ofmy collapsed midst else,”  everyone like...
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Common Knowledge (2002) 8 (1): 47–70.
Published: 01 January 2002
... in opposition to those of prominent rivals. In the 1930s, the existentialist phenomenologists and the logical positivists were perfect foils, each exemplifying just the kind of philosophy that the other took to be most meaningless and most reprehensible as a mode of thinking or of living. To make...
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Common Knowledge (2012) 18 (1): 106–116.
Published: 01 January 2012
.... empty itas exposes quickly so rationalism because threat, (symbolic, noninstrumental action). For the trulymodern thinker, ritual is no ritual by other the on intentions) and foils that (theinstability Fortuna side by one the on in Warburgforhemmed actor, was political...
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Common Knowledge (2002) 8 (3): 595–607.
Published: 01 August 2002
... of Elea, hypothesizing that a straight line is made up of a series of points, deduces that Achilles could never catch up with the turtle; in other words, that move- ment is impossible. Yet all the while, someone—whether foil or accomplice— walks, ostensibly...
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Common Knowledge (2017) 23 (3): 496–530.
Published: 01 September 2017
... My hands were trembling as I peeled off the foil, untwisted the coil of the ofthe coil the untwisted foil, the Ipeeledoff as were trembling My hands sheitsaid. “Do then!” nodded. I...
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Common Knowledge (2007) 13 (1): 1–17.
Published: 01 January 2007
... onceremote comparison in which and with Europe’svaguely familiar stateown placea ofatnegations Europe, in foil a as upsetAfrica to Westernpsychology contest zone. Nowadays, post the postmodernists, deplorable” “offensivetotally as and “a authorits as racist.” and thoroughgoing novel Conrad’s...
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Common Knowledge (2004) 10 (3): 463–484.
Published: 01 August 2004
... either by means of such zonian cosmologies carries the obvious risk of distortion, since it is unlikely that so forth. This very crude technique for setting off the distinctive features of Ama- instruments and foils: nature/culture, subject/object, production/exchange, and heuristic both as modernity...
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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (3): 385–406.
Published: 01 August 2020
... the actual practices and beliefs of Islam in positive terms, only the qualities of individual Muslims. Furthermore, the stories often present these virtuous Mus- lims as a foil, much as some late Roman writers described the Germanic tribes in a positive light in order to lament the slipping morals...
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Common Knowledge (2013) 19 (1): 111–130.
Published: 01 January 2013
... the that visages aofsequence inconsistent who presents Huzi, a certain by foiled is man knowledge.Thesha predictive knowledge,especially definite to claimant any   certainty with and exactly future the dict pre He can at them. looking by ofsimply whomever hemeets future the knows...