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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 (New...
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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 for...
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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 the...
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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’ Stories...
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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 August 2007) 13 (2-3): 404–428.
Published: 01 August 2007
...Jeffrey F. Hamburger Duke University Press 2007 S y m p o s i u m : A “ D i c t a t o r s h i p o f R e l a t i v i s m ” ? OVERKILL, OR HISTORY THAT HURTS Jeffrey F. Hamburger Toward the end of The Adventures of Huckleberry...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2008) 14 (3): 434–444.
Published: 01 August 2008
...J. Paul Hunter The third of a century between the late 1680s and the early 1720s—a time when a vast number of prolific poets flourished—is almost completely overlooked in literary history, perhaps because there was no single poetic leader and no dominant direction in the poetry. But it was a very...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2008) 14 (3): 487.
Published: 01 August 2008
...Peter Burke D. N. DeLuna, ed., with Perry Anderson and Glynn Burgess, The Political Imagination in History: Essays concerning J. G. A. Pocock (Baltimore, MD: Owlworks, 2006), 174 pp. Duke University Press 2008 LITTLE REVIEWS Thomas Laird, The Story of Tibet: Conversations with...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2009) 15 (1): 92–93.
Published: 01 January 2009
...J. M. Coetzee Daniel Defoe, An Essay on the History and Reality of Apparitions , ed. Kit Kincade (New York: AMS Press, 2007), 573 pp. © 2008 by Duke University Press 2008 LITTLE REVIEWS Daniel Defoe, An Essay on the History and Reality of Apparitions, ed. Kit...
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Common Knowledge (1 September 2017) 23 (3): 539–540.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Caroline Walker Bynum Orsi Robert A. , History and Presence . ( Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Press , 2016 ), 384 pp. © 2017 by Duke University Press 2017 stories holy in the illuminates and O’Connor, explores For who, like Orsi, it.” with hell to “Well, replied: it’s if...
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Common Knowledge (1 September 2017) 23 (3): 542–543.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Joachim Whaley Wilson Peter , The Holy Roman Empire: A Thousand Years of Europe's History . ( London : Allen Lane , 2016 ), 942 pp. © 2017 by Duke University Press 2017 COMMON KNOWLEDGE 542...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2018) 24 (1): 169–170.
Published: 01 January 2018
...Claude Rawson Butler Marilyn , Mapping Mythologies: Countercurrents in Eighteenth-Century Poetry and Cultural History ( Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 2015 ), 214 pp. Copyright © 2017 Duke University Press 2017 rewarding and unexpected perspective oneighteenth- perspective...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2018) 24 (2): 331.
Published: 01 April 2018
...J. G. A. Pocock Goff Jacques Le , Must We Divide History into Periods? , trans. DeBevoise Malcolm ( New York : Columbia University Press , 2015 ), 176 pp. Copyright © 2018 by Duke University Press 2018 ...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2018) 24 (2): 320.
Published: 01 April 2018
...Adir H. Petel Lynch Deidre Shauna , Loving Literature: A Cultural History ( Chicago : University of Chicago Press , 2015 ), 352 pp. Cumming Laura , The Vanishing Man: In Pursuit of Velázquez ( London : Vintage , 2016 ), 304 pp. Copyright © 2018 by Duke University Press 2018 ...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2018) 24 (2): 335–348.
Published: 01 April 2018
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2018) 24 (3): 405–414.
Published: 01 August 2018
... critically about the uses of historical analogy in a politically charged setting. Presenting the voice of a student, William Simpson, “When History Meets Politics” highlights the importance of discussions that happen beyond the instructor’s hearing. Simpson’s account underscores the potentially...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2018) 24 (3): 434–435.
Published: 01 August 2018
...Stephen Greenblatt Lake Peter , How Shakespeare Put Politics on the Stage: Power and Succession in the History Plays ( New Haven, CT : Yale University Press , 2016 ), 688 pp. Copyright © 2018 by Duke University Press 2018 ...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2018) 24 (3): 447–448.
Published: 01 August 2018
...Miguel Tamen Posnock Ross , Renunciation: Acts of Abandonment by Writers, Philosophers, and Artists ( Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Press , 2016 ), 415 pp. Schaffner Anna Katharina , Exhaustion: A History ( New York : Columbia University Press , 2016 ), 291 pp. Copyright © 2018...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2018) 24 (3): 451–452.
Published: 01 August 2018
...Peter H. Wilson Judson Pieter M. , The Habsburg Empire: A New History ( Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Press , 2016 ), 592 pp. Copyright © 2018 by Duke University Press 2018 ...