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Common Knowledge (1 January 2005) 11 (1): 56–80.
Published: 01 January 2005
...Abdullahi Ahmed An-Na'im Duke University Press 2005 S y m p osium: Talking Peace with God s, Part 2 THE INTERDEPENDENCE OF RELIGION, SECULARISM, AND HUMAN RIGHTS Prospects for Islamic Societies Abdullahi Ahmed An-Na’im...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2013) 19 (1): 1–27.
Published: 01 January 2013
... of Fang's career is on his development as a thinker on questions of politics and human rights. Though Fang never returned to China and, while living in the United States, kept his distance from dissident movements, he continued to develop intellectually in ways that made him, in later life, China's...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2008) 14 (1): 136–142.
Published: 01 January 2008
...Peter N. Miller © 2008 by Duke University Press 2008 Symposium: Devalued Currency, Part 1 when humanity was in the humanities Peiresc in the 1630s Peter N. Miller Early modern scholars do not usually provide much of an...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2009) 15 (2): 212–213.
Published: 01 April 2009
...Stanley N. Katz Bill Ivey, Arts, Inc.: How Greed and Neglect Have Destroyed Our Cultural Rights (Berkeley: University of California Press, 2008), 342 pp. Duke University Press 2009 Little Reviews Aviad Kleinberg, Flesh Made Word: Saints’ Stories and the Western Imagination...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2016) 22 (1): 125–128.
Published: 01 January 2016
... collaboration as essential to to essential as collaboration better see to right is meaning.” Wilson interesting and more productive infinitely an to rise will existence human humanities, of the creativity introspective the with joined be powercan of science analytic and ristic the heu...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2003) 9 (2): 353.
Published: 01 April 2003
... who led the drive for women’s rights in America in the 1850s. Not a compelling storyteller (despite fascinating stories here to be told), Farrell deploys a comparative method that results in considerable repetition. Nevertheless, the cumulative impact of...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2010) 16 (2): 296.
Published: 01 April 2010
...Bernard Spolsky K. David Harrison, When Languages Die: The Extinction of the World's Languages and the Erosion of Human Knowledge (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2007), 292 pp. Duke University Press 2010 LITTLE REVIEWS Brigitte Le Juez, Beckett before Beckett, trans. Ros Schwartz...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2013) 19 (3): 561.
Published: 01 August 2013
...Barry Allen Tattersall Ian , Masters of the Planet: The Search for Our Human Origins ( New York : Palgrave Macmillan , 2012 ), 266 pp. © 2013 by Duke University Press 2013 LITTLE REVIEWS Pierre Bouretz, D’un ton guerrier en philosophie: Habermas, Derrida & Co (Paris: Gallimard...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2008) 14 (3): 498.
Published: 01 August 2008
...David Konstan Azar Gat, War in Human Civilization (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2006), 822 pp. Duke University Press 2008 LITTLE REVIEWS Thomas Laird, The Story of Tibet: Conversations with the Dalai Lama (New York: Grove, 2006), 383 pp. Halfway...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2013) 19 (2): 382–383.
Published: 01 April 2013
...Matthew Mutter Bellah Robert N. , Religion in Human Evolution ( Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Press , 2011 ), 784 pp. © 2013 by Duke University Press 2013 LITTLE REVIEWS Amy Knight Powell, Depositions: Scenes from the Late Medieval Church and the...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2005) 11 (2): 352.
Published: 01 April 2005
... abalanced extremities at the Leonardo da Vinci, is humanity by with outstretched drawing famous most the arms, legsfrom him spread, know we as forming Man, Vitruvian Augustus. of as body—building human the things: ofall measure the man made Vitruvius it overtofarmers. turned and...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2008) 14 (1): 172–173.
Published: 01 January 2008
...Simone Roberts Catherine A. MacKinnon, Are Women Human? And Other International Dialogues (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2006), 417 pp. © 2008 by Duke University Press 2008 LITTLE REVIEWS Gabriel Piterberg, An Ottoman Tragedy: History and Historiography at Play (Berkeley...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2011) 17 (3): 542.
Published: 01 August 2011
...Émilie Hache Oliver Kelly , Animal Lessons: How They Teach Us to Be Human ( New York : Columbia University Press , 2009 ), 376 pp. © 2011 by Duke University Press 2011 LITTLE REVIEWS Amir Alexander, Duel at Dawn: Heroes, Martyrs, and the Rise of Modern Mathematics (Cambridge, MA...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2003) 9 (1): 167–168.
Published: 01 January 2003
... as an aesthetic entity. Virtually the whole system, from stations and office buildings to benches and posters, came to reflect his unthreatening idea of modernism: the “fitness for pur- pose” that he hoped would humanize industrial design, and, by...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2017) 23 (1): 19–56.
Published: 01 January 2017
...Adir H. Petel Mikhail Epstein's essay “Inventive Thinking in the Humanities,” also published in the January 2017 issue of Common Knowledge , argues that the humanities are in crisis because humanist academics have “turned away from human beings and focused on texts.” Expanding on this point while...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2016) 22 (1): 81–104.
Published: 01 January 2016
...Siniša Malešević Given the paucity of evidence available, scholarship in archaeology and the social sciences is deeply divided over the question, how old is human violence? Some scholars have concluded that humans are intrinsically violent, and others that they are basically nonviolent, but in both...
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Common Knowledge (1 September 2017) 23 (3): 549–550.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Randy Malamud Despret Vinciane , What Would Animals Say If We Asked the Right Questions? . trans. Buchanan Brett . ( Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press , 2016 ), 249 pp. © 2017 by Duke University Press 2017 —  all. us kill and fall sky the oflest it...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2013) 19 (3): 577.
Published: 01 August 2013
...Jack Miles Burt Robert A. , In the Whirlwind: God and Humanity in Conflict ( Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Press , 2012 ), 382 pp. © 2013 by Duke University Press 2013 LITTLE REVIEWS Pierre Bouretz, D’un ton guerrier en philosophie: Habermas, Derrida & Co (Paris...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2017) 23 (1): 1–18.
Published: 01 January 2017
... granted. need recall to them take we tend to although sciences, the in any as important and transformative as are animal- and feminism, suffragism, Zionism, socialism, as movementssuch as well as Rights, of Human Declaration Universal the and Union, European the United...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2010) 16 (1): 1–6.
Published: 01 January 2010
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