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Common Knowledge (2012) 18 (1): 174–179.
Published: 01 January 2012
... left him feeling that he had (in some sense) come home. © 2012 by Duke University Press 2012 THE LONGEST WAY AROUND IS THE SHORTEST WAY HOME A Latecomer to the Warburg Paul Crossley I have been a latecomer to the delights...
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Common Knowledge (2018) 24 (2): 280–290.
Published: 01 April 2018
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Common Knowledge (2003) 9 (1): 13–28.
Published: 01 January 2003
...Péter Nádas CK 9.1-02 Nádas 10/31/02 10:27 AM Page 13 COMING HOME Péter Nádas Translated by Tim Wilkinson For Miklós Mészöly In the autumn of 1973, I journeyed from Berlin to Rostock...
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Common Knowledge (2012) 18 (1): 1–16.
Published: 01 January 2012
... Greek creation, inherited by modern Europe. He argued that it was as much Mesopotamian as Greek in origin, as at home in the Islamic as in the European world, and as often irrational as rational in its content — and on the basis of this rich vision he devised brilliant new interpretations of medieval...
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Common Knowledge (2012) 18 (1): 149–159.
Published: 01 January 2012
... method. The project was an attempt by Saxl, as director, to show the relevance of the Warburg Institute's work in England, the new home of the Library since 1933. Kenneth Clark, director of the National Gallery, actively promoted the work of the Institute, including by supporting the naturalization...
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Common Knowledge (2019) 25 (1-3): 200–203.
Published: 01 April 2019
...” a work of importance to herself that she had visited often at its home in Berlin. “The medieval people I study,” she writes, “‘saw things’, as my students put it. And those same students frequently ask me what I think they saw.” Bynum then proceeds to explicate Augustine’s three categories of vision...
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Common Knowledge (2011) 17 (1): 146–150.
Published: 01 January 2011
..., do we draw the line, procedurally, between “us” and “them”? Candea argues that keeping this problematic and perhaps irresolvable question in view is the specific role of an “endo-anthropology” (the impossible figure of an “anthropology at home”), which is the necessary counterpart of Viveiros de...
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Common Knowledge (2011) 17 (2): 205–220.
Published: 01 April 2011
... is open to alternatives. Although he did not use the term “casuistry,” which Toulmin revived, Tolstoy saw ethics as a matter of case-based reasoning irreducible to a system; and both thinkers regarded the realist novel as the natural home of ethics viewed this way. Anna Karenina also contains an argument...
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Common Knowledge (2008) 14 (2): 324–331.
Published: 01 April 2008
.... There are some émigrés who have not had time to weigh their decision. Many have sensed that, if they remained, they would be killed. Such were the odds for Jews in Hitler’s Europe. Sentimental attachment to home generally proved suicidal. The only ones who...
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Common Knowledge (2008) 14 (3): 445–471.
Published: 01 August 2008
... in the Bronx and consid- ered their Levittown house their country home. By 1980, 60 million Americans had moved to the suburbs. Arbiters of culture have taught us to condescend to suburbia, and especially to its middlebrow aesthetics of blending, blanding, and kitsch. But those aesthetics, while...
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Common Knowledge (2009) 15 (1): 97–153.
Published: 01 January 2009
... of uncertainty, confusion, vul- nerability, and the anticipation of the worst. All of these were with me constantly until I was completely exhausted by them. The Call-up The electronic phone call-up is an awesome thing. The phone rings in the quiet of your own home. The news on the TV is full...
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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (2): 368–369.
Published: 01 April 2020
... a gamble that everything would be fine when we stood there ten years ago and were so happy that we d found THE HOUSE. No one had been taken by an avalanche yet, and it was now 2015. I had just come home from a book tour in the USA, my work was taking off over there, and I had been away from the house, from...
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Common Knowledge (2022) 28 (3): 331–342.
Published: 01 September 2022
...; people's lives hung by a thread, depending on which were in charge. As he watched the thick, sooty smoke rising from the crematorium of Birkenau, one survivor of Auschwitz who returned home at age seventeen thought that he could make out the face of the devil sneering at him. In the literature...
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Common Knowledge (2008) 14 (2): 332–348.
Published: 01 April 2008
... Without and onecommunist, archy,onefascist, then mon imperial one of subject the been having on reflect could he today alive he in a tiny Karst village. Having lived nowhere but this cottage in that village, were movement. without migrated have they at home, remaining Displaced...
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Common Knowledge (2017) 23 (3): 396–403.
Published: 01 September 2017
.... feels on his return to her home as though he mounts her stairs on “hands and and on“hands her stairs he mounts herto homethough as return onhis feels Sir Aurel Stein: Archaeological Archaeological Stein: Aurel Sir Mirsky, Jeannette See...
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Common Knowledge (2006) 12 (1): 127–133.
Published: 01 January 2006
..., and Iwent homeafraid. with then, coming home after home after coming then, Iwasn’t...
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Common Knowledge (2021) 27 (2): 323–327.
Published: 01 May 2021
... were blocking her path. She thought of ringing her bell, but fortunately decided to be patient. The father told his son to move over, grumbling something about “highway.” As she passed them she looked back—it was Anton! Alex was going to stay home; Ella decided to take Nina's bike and go downtown...
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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (1): 136–146.
Published: 01 January 2020
..., with respect to Rigoletto, the little hunchback, at Señora X s home, would be unseemly for a prince or marquis to have displayed it. But my detractors my implacable enemies, that is claim I am a monster. They base this claim of theirs on how cheerfully I have commented on certain actions of mine...
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Common Knowledge (2010) 16 (1): 7–21.
Published: 01 January 2010
... imagine imagine it to be everywhere you if or elsewhere is home your if But furniture. the of arrangement the cize criti for Walzer), you determination may rightfully if youand them, among live self- national of importance the (hence together lives their determine They forone another...
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Common Knowledge (2022) 28 (2): 308–317.
Published: 01 May 2022
.... Why not let Mama have her face done? The activity, the adventure, would be good for her. Jan was my mother's oldest friend, if not dearest. The truth was, outside of the immediate family, my mother had no dears. She seldom visited or telephoned anyone but me, though she was always home to callers...