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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (2): 360.
Published: 01 April 2020
...Richard Jenkyns Davies Rachel Bryant , Troy, Carthage, and the Victorians: The Drama of Classical Ruins in the Nineteenth-Century Imagination ( Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 2018 ), 402 pp. Copyright © 2020 Duke University Press 2020 C O M M O N K N O W L E D G E 3...
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Common Knowledge (2021) 27 (2): 318–320.
Published: 01 May 2021
...Nicholas Halmi Stefan Collini , The Nostalgic Imagination: History in English Criticism . ( Oxford : Oxford University Press , 2019 ), 246 pp. Copyright © 2021 by Duke University Press 2021 Collini has long been interested in the role of intellectuals, and more particularly...
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Common Knowledge (2021) 27 (3): 488–489.
Published: 01 August 2021
... historical marker pointed ahead to the Victorians’ taming of the “Gothic” past into an unthreatening subject of historical and aesthetic inquiry. Copyright © 2021 by Duke University Press 2021 Dale Townshend , Gothic Antiquity: History, Romance, and the Architectural Imagination, 1760–1840...
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Common Knowledge (2006) 12 (2): 310.
Published: 01 April 2006
...Caroline Walker Bynum Peter Dronke, Imagination in the Late Pagan and Early Christian World: The First Nine Centuries AD (Florence: SISMEL, Edizioni del Galluzzo, 2003), 261 pp. © 2006 by Duke University Press 2006 L I T T L...
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Common Knowledge (2004) 10 (2): 362.
Published: 01 April 2004
... of grand theatrical spectacles that celebrated sentimental and commercial moeurs. To be sure, these institutions and practices were overwhelmed by the Brumaire coup and Napoleonic authoritarianism. But they had secured a foothold in the French imagination. Again...
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Common Knowledge (2004) 10 (2): 362.
Published: 01 April 2004
... of grand theatrical spectacles that celebrated sentimental and commercial moeurs. To be sure, these institutions and practices were overwhelmed by the Brumaire coup and Napoleonic authoritarianism. But they had secured a foothold in the French imagination. Again...
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Common Knowledge (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...
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Common Knowledge (2013) 19 (1): 131.
Published: 01 January 2013
...Marilyn Strathern Fox Robin , The Tribal Imagination: Civilization and the Savage Mind ( Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Press , 2011 ), 417 pp. © 2013 by Duke University Press 2013 LITTLE REVIEWS Robin Fox...
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Common Knowledge (2013) 19 (1): 144–145.
Published: 01 January 2013
...Simone Roberts Kearney Richard and Rizo-Patron Eileen , eds., Traversing the Heart: Journey of the Inter-religious Imagination ( Leiden : Brill , 2010 ), 502 pp. © 2013 by Duke University Press 2013 LITTLE...
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Common Knowledge (2009) 15 (2): 208–209.
Published: 01 April 2009
...Caroline Walker Bynum Little Reviews Aviad Kleinberg, Flesh Made Word: Saints’ Stories and the Western Imagination, trans. Jane Marie Todd (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2008), 352 pp. Scholars have been fascinated by the saints for well over...
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Common Knowledge (2009) 15 (3): 503–504.
Published: 01 August 2009
...John Boardman Yannis Hamilakis, The Nation and Its Ruins: Antiquity, Archaeology, and National Imagination in Greece (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2007), 352 pp. Duke University Press 2009 Little Reviews Loren...
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Common Knowledge (2014) 20 (3): 498–499.
Published: 01 August 2014
...Francis X. Clooney, SJ Barnes Michael SJ , Interreligious Learning: Dialogue, Spirituality, and the Christian Imagination . ( Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 2012 ), 292 pp. © 2014 by Duke University Press 2014...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (2): 334–335.
Published: 01 April 2015
...Adam Cohen Epstein Marc Michael , The Medieval Haggadah: Art, Narrative, and Religious Imagination . ( New Haven, CT : Yale University Press , 2011 ), 344 pp. © 2015 by Duke University Press 2015...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (2): 346–347.
Published: 01 April 2015
...G. W. Bowersock Jenkyns Richard , God, Space, and City in the Roman Imagination . ( Oxford : Oxford University Press , 2013 ), 407 pp. © 2015 by Duke University Press 2015...
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Common Knowledge (2013) 19 (3): 567.
Published: 01 August 2013
...Rachel Hadas D'Angour Armand , The Greeks and the New: Novelty in Ancient Greek Imagination and Experience ( Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 2011 ), 274 pp. © 2013 by Duke University Press 2013 LITTLE...
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Common Knowledge (2012) 18 (3): 551–552.
Published: 01 August 2012
... scape in the manner of the Yuan master Wang YuanMeng(c. master of the 1305 manner the in scape land amonumental did, Luo Ping as notNong, could painted, have forexample, master. Jin his than greater far apainter as skill and imagination extraordinary Tanselle Thomas  —G. again...
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Common Knowledge (2014) 20 (1): 28–45.
Published: 01 January 2014
...Jan Zwicky In this essay, part of a cluster of pieces on her concept of “lyric philosophy,” the author explores connections between imagination, understood as the capacity to think in images, and what Wittgenstein called “seeing-as.” In seeing-as, we focus on what Wittgenstein identifies as inner...
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Common Knowledge (2005) 11 (3): 541–549.
Published: 01 August 2005
...Jorge Franco Jorge Franco 2005 not for sale Translated by Thomas Christensen POETRY AND FICTION IN WHICH IT IS TOLD HOW I MET DON QUIXOTE DE LA MANCHA IN MEDELLÍN When the City was Filled with Imagined Giants...
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Common Knowledge (2017) 23 (2): 346.
Published: 01 April 2017
...Oren Harman Meisel Martin , Chaos Imagined: Literature, Art, Science . ( New York : Columbia University Press , 2016 ), 608 pp. © 2017 by Duke University Press 2017...
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Common Knowledge (2002) 8 (1): 209.
Published: 01 January 2002
... are treated more gently. This is a provocative essay, clearly written and a good read. —Ian Hacking Judy DeLoach and Alma Gottlieb, A World of Babies: Imagined Child Care Guides for Seven Societies 209 (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2000...