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Common Knowledge (1 August 2004) 10 (3): 532–550.
Published: 01 August 2004
...J. G. A. Pocock Quentin Skinner, Visions of Politics, 3 vols.: Regarding Method, Renaissance Virtues, Hobbes and Civic Science (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2002), 1,088 pp. Duke University Press 2004 REVIEW QUENTIN SKINNER The History of Politics and...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2007) 13 (2-3): 459.
Published: 01 August 2007
...J. G. A. Pocock Sanjay Subrahmanyam, Explorations in Connected History: Mughals and Franks (New Delhi: Oxford University Press, 2005), 232 pp. Sanjay Subrahmanyam, Explorations in Connected History: From the Tagus to the Ganges (New Delhi: Oxford University Press, 2005), 264 pp. Duke...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2008) 14 (3): 485–487.
Published: 01 August 2008
...J. G. A. Pocock Anthony Grafton, What Was History? The Art of History in Early Modern Europe (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2007), 330 pp. Duke University Press 2008 LITTLE REVIEWS Thomas Laird, The Story of Tibet: Conversations with the Dalai Lama...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2007) 13 (1): 40–49.
Published: 01 January 2007
...Michael Seidman Duke University Press 2007 S y m p o s i u m : U n s o c i a l T h o u g h t , U n c o m m o n L i v e s , Pa r t 3 SOCIAL HISTORY AND ANTISOCIAL HISTORY Michael Seidman Why not narrate a politics of contempt...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2009) 15 (2): 209–210.
Published: 01 April 2009
...J. G. A. Pocock John Burrow, A History of Histories: Epics, Chronicles, Romances, and Inquiries from Herodotus and Thucydides to the Twentieth Century (London: Allen Lane, 2007), 576 pp. Duke University Press 2009 Little Reviews Aviad Kleinberg, Flesh Made Word: Saints...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2012) 18 (2): 239–248.
Published: 01 April 2012
...Peter Burke This article is concerned with history that is fuzzy in the sense of impressionistic rather than systematic, using “soft” rather than “hard” data and concerned more with “lumping” than with “splitting.” It argues that there have been at least four phases in the two centuries of conflict...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2004) 10 (1): 155–156.
Published: 01 January 2004
... that its abuse had earned it. In this new book, we have something of a ramble through the historical underpinnings for Toulmin’s contentions. The “modern” epoch began after Montaigne. It ended with Wittgenstein. If only Wittgenstein himself had understood this history...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2004) 10 (2): 355.
Published: 01 April 2004
...- ground they apt: is unease as they correlate to diverse figures of self-identity. In contrast, the essays by Chré- ology leads toward a hermeneutic understanding of the genres of biblical poetics tors of language, culture, and history. In Ricoeur’s essay, phenomenological the- ology is readily...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2006) 12 (3): 388–409.
Published: 01 August 2006
...Christopher Lane Duke University Press 2006 S y m p o s i u m : U n s o c i a l T h o u g h t , U n c o m m o n L i v e s , Pa r t 2 HOW SHYNESS BECAME AN ILLNESS A Brief History of Social Phobia Christopher Lane...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2013) 19 (3): 570–571.
Published: 01 August 2013
...Robin Wagner-Pacifici Rabb Theodore K. , The Artist and the Warrior: Military History through the Eyes of the Masters ( New Haven, CT : Yale University Press , 2011 ), 228 pp. © 2013 by Duke University Press 2013...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2013) 19 (1): 40–50.
Published: 01 January 2013
...David S. Katz This contribution to part 4 of the Common Knowledge symposium “Fuzzy Studies: On the Consequence of Blur” shows how the reputedly radical position that history is not about eternal truths but about the creative construction of a convincing narrative of past events is not an argument...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2008) 14 (1): 151–153.
Published: 01 January 2008
...Natalie Zemon Davis Gabriel Piterberg, An Ottoman Tragedy: History and Historiography at Play (Berkeley: University of California Press, 2003), 271 pp. © 2008 by Duke University Press 2008 LITTLE REVIEWS Gabriel...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2013) 19 (1): 133.
Published: 01 January 2013
...Keith Thomas Koslofsky Craig , Evening's Empire: A History of the Night in Early Modern Europe ( Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 2011 ), 431 pp. © 2013 by Duke University Press 2013 LITTLE REVIEWS...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2006) 12 (3): 519–520.
Published: 01 August 2006
...Alick Isaacs Ilan Pappe, A History of Modern Palestine: One Land, Two Peoples (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2003), 356 pp. Duke University Press 2006 L I T T L E R E V I E W S Robert Mills, Suspended Animation: Pain, Pleasure, and Punishment in...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2006) 12 (3): 522.
Published: 01 August 2006
...Stanley N. Katz Lawrence J. Friedman and Mark D. McGarvie, eds., Charity, Philanthropy, and Civility in American History (New York: Cambridge University Press, 2002), 480 pp. Duke University Press 2006 L I T T L E R E V I E W S Robert Mills, Suspended Animation...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2006) 12 (3): 524.
Published: 01 August 2006
...J. G. A. Pocock Bernard Bailyn, Atlantic History: Concept and Contours (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2005), 160 pp. Duke University Press 2006 L I T T L E R E V I E W S Robert Mills, Suspended Animation: Pain, Pleasure, and Punishment in...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2017) 23 (2): 351–352.
Published: 01 April 2017
...Caryl Emerson Senelick Laurence and Ostrovsky Sergei , eds., The Soviet Theater: A Documentary History . ( New Haven, CT : Yale University Press , 2014 ), 707 pp. © 2017 by Duke University Press 2017...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2002) 8 (1): 178–187.
Published: 01 January 2002
...Marcel Detienne Duke University Press 2002 Translated by Ashraf Noor MURDEROUS IDENTITY Anthropology, History, and the Art of Constructing Comparables Marcel Detienne Translated by Ashraf Noor...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2002) 8 (1): 212.
Published: 01 January 2002
... Duke University Press 204 of tone) on science studies, by Steven Feierman on writing the colonial history of Africa, by Caroline Bynum on writings, modern and medieval, about “the 205 body,” and by Jerrold Seigel on the problematics of the self are valuable, and in Bynum’s case genuinely...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2003) 9 (2): 341.
Published: 01 April 2003
... Susan Neiman, Evil in Modern Thought: An Alternative History of Philosophy (Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2002), 358 pp. We badly need alternative histories of philosophy. The story told (by me, among others) about philosophy from Descartes...