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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (3): 406–419.
Published: 01 September 2015
..., a subsistence agricultural people that also hunts, and their goat-and-cattle herding neighbors, the Turkana and Dodoth peoples. “Half-trust,” as some of the Ik call it, works to prevent the escalation of conflict. While the Ugandan groups have been disarmed by their government, the Kenyan Turkana, armed with AK...
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Common Knowledge (2011) 17 (1): 13–26.
Published: 01 January 2011
...Barbara Herrnstein Smith In this contribution to the Common Knowledge symposium “Comparative Relativisim,” Smith argues that relativism is a chimera, half straw man, half red herring. Over the past century, she shows, objections to the supposed position so named have typically involved either...
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Common Knowledge (2011) 17 (3): 441–449.
Published: 01 August 2011
... describes objects as fuzzy “half-entities”; Clifford Geertz's essay “Blurred Genres” (1980), which advises social scientists that being “taxonomically upstanding” is futile; and Lofti Zadeh's article “The Concept of a Linguistic Variable and Its Application to Approximate Reasoning” (1975), which abandons...
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Common Knowledge (2019) 25 (1-3): 45–50.
Published: 01 April 2019
...Albert O. Hirschman; Jeffrey M. Perl In a survey spanning over half a century of his own work, Hirschman, among the most influential thinkers of the twentieth century on political economy, celebrates the ability to undermine one’s own claims and theories. Whereas skepticism toward other people’s...
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Common Knowledge (2019) 25 (1-3): 525–552.
Published: 01 April 2019
... of his Party of Social Democracy during the first half of the 1990s. The essay critiques the course of events and laments the faltering pace of both economic and political reform resulting from the stagnant Romanian political situation and the persistence of former communist leaders in government...
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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (1): 1–11.
Published: 01 January 2020
...Belle Randall In memory of Stanley Cavell, a family friend of more than a half-century’s standing writes about his years in Berkeley (1944 to 1964), when he was deciding between music and philosophy as his field and then, eventually, joined the philosophy faculty as a lecturer. This guest column...
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Common Knowledge (2017) 23 (3): 468–495.
Published: 01 September 2017
... of the kind of xenophilia that can lead to conversion. The essay argues that Lord Headley's attraction to the Muslim world and his religious conversion in 1913 were typical of a small minority of Britons who chose Islam with the guidance of Indian Muslim missionaries in the first half of the twentieth century...
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Common Knowledge (2010) 16 (2): 177–197.
Published: 01 April 2010
... the best known and even the most popular thinker in Poland of the half-century following World War II. Adam Michnik 2010 Translated by Jennifer Croft COLUMNS THE PRINCE AND THE PAUPER In Strange Communion...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (1): 123.
Published: 01 January 2015
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (1): 123.
Published: 01 January 2015
... of the and performer, underapprecia forthe ofperformance intensity the of in print includes, however, thedescriptions second thebest one of half, first ofLévi- vein   sardonic or dark mostly journal, arecenttour from ofentries consists book ofthe half Thesecond highlights. are Sisters...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (1): 121–122.
Published: 01 January 2015
... of the and performer, underapprecia forthe ofperformance intensity the of in print includes, however, thedescriptions second thebest one of half, first ofLévi- vein   sardonic or dark mostly journal, arecenttour from ofentries consists book ofthe half Thesecond highlights. are Sisters...
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Common Knowledge (2017) 23 (3): 543–544.
Published: 01 September 2017
... The empire was an elective monarchy that gradually developed a legal sys developedalegal gradually that monarchy elective an was empire The four generally accepted works, drew nearly half a million a million half nearly drew works, accepted...
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Common Knowledge (2009) 15 (3): 523–532.
Published: 01 August 2009
...-general of finance. Law moved quickly to set upthe BanqueGénérale to the first half 1720 of half first...
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Common Knowledge (2003) 9 (2): 179–185.
Published: 01 April 2003
.... There is not now, nor could there have been, a rational mind able to comprehend and account for the devastations of the Second World War. Omissions on the part of residual ratio- nality, a half century of them, are readily visible through the lens...
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Common Knowledge (2016) 22 (3): 470–472.
Published: 01 September 2016
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Common Knowledge (2011) 17 (2): 231–246.
Published: 01 April 2011
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Common Knowledge (2011) 17 (1): 180–185.
Published: 01 January 2011
... edges and faces on feeding stroked ground, the into driven rain for opens half iron, half - on to lean nothing and weightless stove out the air light, with dead these blanket to you kneel valleys and thirst their Between...
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Common Knowledge (2014) 20 (2): 288–295.
Published: 01 April 2014
... work “a his bore,” called “a grinding critic established oc atilt, shapes half...
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Common Knowledge (2014) 20 (3): 412–418.
Published: 01 August 2014
... wentfor on game The return. in banana quarter uneaten another received and child, another to quarter other the offered quarters, ateoneofthe quarters, equal two into banana of the half uneaten that cut to proceeded child each Then banana. child’s that of half received...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (3): 399–405.
Published: 01 September 2015
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