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Common Knowledge (2010) 16 (1): 110–127.
Published: 01 January 2010
...Martin Mulsow When authors act by either publishing or non-publishing their texts, they sometimes use a language of gestures. These gestures can assist to position the author in the intellectual field. In this way some German eighteenth-century philosophers who thought against the grain...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (1): 10–18.
Published: 01 January 2015
... — the rage for self-aggrandizement — motivate the initiators of wars. Given this assumption about motive, the Greco-Latin tradition tends also to regard negotiations based on the rational discussion of material interests as unlikely to succeed. Success requires symbolic and ritual gestures — acts of self...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (1): 83–103.
Published: 01 January 2015
... the temporal nature of the treaties, the need for a pretext for making peace, gestural language and public ceremonies, gift giving, meal sharing, and oath taking that demonstrate familiarity with one's opponent's beliefs. Also considered is the interplay between state and nonstate entities in peacemaking...
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Common Knowledge (2014) 20 (1): 14–27.
Published: 01 January 2014
... key concepts — clarity as resonance, metaphor as gestalt shift, meaning as gesture, the overlap between philosophy and poetry, the nature of lyric truth — and suggests that they are essential to an adequate epistemology. These concepts allow us to address serious gaps in our understanding of how...
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Common Knowledge (2010) 16 (3): 474–492.
Published: 01 August 2010
..., while both writers exhibit quietism, they also gesture toward kinds of speech and action. Duke University Press 2010 Symposium: Apology for Quietism, Part 6 THE LADDER AND THE CAGE Wittgenstein, Qoheleth, and Quietism N. Verbin In his...
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Common Knowledge (2005) 11 (3): 367–368.
Published: 01 August 2005
... gesture, Susan said yesterday evening, suddenly halting by the wall of the prison in Mosonyi Road, that “this System” (though she didn’t say it out loud, she didn’t say capitalism, she didn’t say democ- racy, but the one in which the two of us are now living, the shared one, which is what...
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Common Knowledge (2011) 17 (2): 321–334.
Published: 01 April 2011
... from the dance/writing lis, IN: Hackett, 1976) for a philosophical investigation conjuncture, see Carrie Noland and Sally Ann Ness, eds., of score and notation in the context of representation: Migrations of Gesture (Minneapolis: University of Minne- “a score is commonly regarded as a mere tool...
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Common Knowledge (2010) 16 (2): 223–232.
Published: 01 April 2010
... tothink of a squid or End of the World. Maybeflora other-than-humanand survive, life will fauna of eternity to look forward to: there was life after death. But there is no life after the now make might we gesture Any his. from qualitatively, files System Decimal Dewey the tyrdom...
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Common Knowledge (2011) 17 (2): 335–347.
Published: 01 April 2011
... the fromandtochurch harem, to battlefield, the Fromhillside pastoral the gestures...
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Common Knowledge (2018) 24 (1): 165.
Published: 01 January 2018
..., or as poetic gestures bearing little specific specific little bearing gestures poetic or as himself, to notes as were published, that cantos ofthe drafts Pound as either served that short, long ofand items, lio 1972, in death aportfo assembled Pounduponhis has left that ments Bacigalupo...
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Common Knowledge (2011) 17 (1): 64–70.
Published: 01 January 2011
... Egypt’s muddy expanse of the Nile delta as measured fields. This origin story of comparison as achieved in practices, gestures with ropes and sticks alone, leaves out far too much. This is comparison by fiat, but then so are the Platonic versions of comparison, which...
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Common Knowledge (2002) 8 (1): 108–123.
Published: 01 January 2002
... as the censorship accomplished 110 this aim, it was and is a good thing. But the aim flew in the face of real musical experience. It never seemed to have occurred to anyone, then, that if traditional gestures and traces retained their recognizable expressive potency, even...
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Common Knowledge (2009) 15 (3): 331–335.
Published: 01 August 2009
... WoodstockFestival. atthe later year a would drix gestured. they ahead, straight would wear Olympicsan Project for RightsHuman badge solidarity in   medal silver whothe took of PeterAustralia, Norman As world record, and took the gold medal; Carlos finishedthird and tookthe bronze. October On out...
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Common Knowledge (2010) 16 (2): 303–310.
Published: 01 April 2010
... 303 Common Knowledge 304 you keep your vow. your you keep and bark, tough the in youinscribed offer I nothingness coupled with remains name your aims; rashest on touch to seems gesture impure The you...
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Common Knowledge (2018) 24 (1): 165–166.
Published: 01 January 2018
..., or as poetic gestures bearing little specific specific little bearing gestures poetic or as himself, to notes as were published, that cantos ofthe drafts Pound as either served that short, long ofand items, lio 1972, in death aportfo assembled Pounduponhis has left that ments Bacigalupo...
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Common Knowledge (2023) 29 (1): 21–24.
Published: 01 January 2023
... to enthusiasms of this variety—enthusiasms that enthusiasts suppose that others must share—was a look of bored alarm and an awkward raising of his arms and shoulders. His graduate students at Princeton, with a few of whom I hung out in the later 1970s, referred to this gesture as “the Rorty shrug.” 4...
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Common Knowledge (2021) 27 (3): 354–367.
Published: 01 August 2021
... the fall of communism, people began to return from the far-flung reaches of émigré Polonia, either to live or to visit, and some of them chose—in a necro-sociable gesture reaffirming their identity—to have family remains repatriated to Poland, just as some aristocratic families have sought to reclaim...
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Common Knowledge (2014) 20 (2): 214–222.
Published: 01 April 2014
... significantly that content ordramatic narrative to responsive is melodicline Rather,the parts. constituent ofanalyzed similarity by interlock yetitnot structurally does ness, offitting asense displays gesture successive each resonance: called be helpfully melodic- other ofthe any...
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Common Knowledge (2013) 19 (1): 28–39.
Published: 01 January 2013
..., terms in described be it Can units? syntagmatic into text gestural the segment to us enabling position does .For problems. example, many so poses movement, and position between mobility, and immobility between opposition categorical The writes: J. Greimas A. semiotician...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (2): 356–366.
Published: 01 April 2015
... devotion. and style constant with both, missed white in man But Udine. to the train fast the missing as same the would not been have Codigoro to train local the Missing ofcourse. differed, hand at trains The stunt. the gesture, the was mattered What ofindifference...