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Common Knowledge (2017) 23 (3): 531.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Susan Stephens Swetnam-Burland Molly , Egypt in Italy: Visions of Egypt in Roman Imperial Culture . ( Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 2015 ), 249 pp. © 2017 by Duke University Press 2017 LITTLE REVIEWS...
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Common Knowledge (2005) 11 (2): 283–305.
Published: 01 April 2005
...Jeffrey Auerbach Duke University Press 2005 Symposium: Imperial Trauma, Part 1 IMPERIAL BOREDOM Jeffrey Auerbach An India House clerk in the early nineteenth century wrote this amusing little poem about the idleness of his daily routine...
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Common Knowledge (2006) 12 (1): 107–116.
Published: 01 January 2006
...Patricia Crone 2006 by Duke University Press 2006 Symposium: Imperial Trauma, Part 3 IMPERIAL TRAUMA: THE CASE OF THE ARABS Patricia Crone The symposium theme, “imperial trauma: the powerlessness of the powerful,” has a nice paradoxical...
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Common Knowledge (2003) 9 (2): 347.
Published: 01 April 2003
...— tinged as it is in that CK 9.2-12 Little Reviews 3/14/03 10:51 AM Page 347 Laurence Kelly, Diplomacy and Murder in Tehran: Alexander Griboyedov and Imperial Russia’s Mission...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (1): 107.
Published: 01 January 2015
...Patrick Wilcken Paquette Gabriel , Imperial Portugal in the Age of Atlantic Revolutions: The Luso-Brazilian World, c. 1770 – 1850 . ( New York : Cambridge University Press , 2013 ), 266 pp. © 2014 by Duke University Press 2014...
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Common Knowledge (2016) 22 (1): 134.
Published: 01 January 2016
...Randy Malamud Miller Ian Jared , The Nature of the Beasts: Empire and Exhibition at the Tokyo Imperial Zoo . ( Berkeley : University of California Press , 2013 ), 322 pp. © 2016 by Duke University Press 2016...
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Common Knowledge (2014) 20 (1): 137–138.
Published: 01 January 2014
...G. W. Bowersock Whitmarsh Tim , ed., Local Knowledge and Microidentities in the Imperial Greek World . ( Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 2010 ), 228 pp. © 2013 by Duke University Press 2013 LITTLE REVIEWS Thomas J. Heffernan, The Passion of Perpetua...
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Common Knowledge (2021) 27 (2): 280–308.
Published: 01 May 2021
... at this time in imperial Prague and elsewhere in Europe, in part because of their unusual titles. Composers and printers usually furnished music collections with designations that specified their contents up front for booksellers and purchasers; pedestrian titles along the lines of “First Book of Sacred Songs...
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Common Knowledge (2006) 12 (1): 47–65.
Published: 01 January 2006
...Prasenjit Duara 2006 by Duke University Press 2006 Symposium: Imperial Trauma, Part 3 NATIONALISM, IMPERIALISM, FEDERALISM, AND THE EXAMPLE OF MANCHUKUO A Response to Anthony Pagden Prasenjit Duara Anthony Pagden, in his...
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Common Knowledge (2019) 25 (1-3): 233–258.
Published: 01 April 2019
... Japan behind government policies of ultranationalism and international expansion. This article shows, instead, how emperors—who are not political but religious figures in Japan—and the Jingū priesthood have acted together over the past thirteen hundred years to sustain the imperial shrine at Ise and its...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (3): 484–509.
Published: 01 September 2015
... policies of ultranationalism and international expansion. This article shows, instead, how emperors—who are not political but religious figures in Japan—and the Jingū priesthood have acted together over the past thirteen hundred years to sustain the imperial shrine at Ise and its ancient rites. The so...
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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (3): 407–430.
Published: 01 August 2020
... falling in love with an Irish-speaker while he is in her country to translate Irish place-names into English for an imperial cartographic survey. While the lieutenant is referred to in the play as a Hibernophile, the essay interprets his love as xenophilic: love for the foreignness rather than...
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Common Knowledge (2017) 23 (2): 232–253.
Published: 01 April 2017
... xenophilia, the article argues, is politically motivated by Abu Taleb's strong, but mostly tacit, reservations about the English, his imperial patrons. He realigns the relationship between metropole and colony by casting Ireland as the bridgehead of a glorious Islamic-Persianate culture that spread westward...
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Common Knowledge (2019) 25 (1-3): 167–170.
Published: 01 April 2019
..., 2010) for deftly tying the apparently idiosyncratic stories of a transported convict and the noble family whose scion he impersonated to more pervasive dynamics in nineteenth-century British imperial culture. microhistory Kirsten McKenzie Natalie Zemon Davis Sir Keith Thomas historical...
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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (2): 290–297.
Published: 01 April 2020
...Katia Boissevain Christianity has a long presence in the Maghreb, dating back to Roman imperial times. Eventually it became a mostly Muslim region, but in the late nineteenth century, the Roman Catholic Church embarked on a vast mission of church building, in part to assist the French colonial...
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Common Knowledge (2021) 27 (1): 86–103.
Published: 01 January 2021
... the violent demolition of the Babri Masjid mosque in Ayodhya by militant Hindus, but even at that time she found no trace of such belligerence in the Hindustani musical world. Years later, while conducting research on the Shinto music rituals of her own culture, she discovered a little-known imperial...
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Common Knowledge (2013) 19 (2): 275–282.
Published: 01 April 2013
... of prewar Orientalism, especially the potent German variety that was notoriously neglected by Edward Said in his 1979 study decrying Orientalism as the handmaiden of European imperialism. But many prominent German Orientalists were also ignored in Robert Irwin's recent book-length critique of Said's...
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Common Knowledge (2006) 12 (1): 96–106.
Published: 01 January 2006
...Joanna Waley-Cohen 2006 by Duke University Press 2006 Symposium: Imperial Trauma, Part 3 ON THE MILITARIZATION OF CULTURE IN THE EIGHTEENTH-CENTURY QING EMPIRE Joanna Waley-Cohen At the height of Qing...
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Common Knowledge (2005) 11 (2): 198–214.
Published: 01 April 2005
...Linda Colley Duke University Press 2005 IMPERIAL TRAUMA The Powerlessness of the Powerful Part 1 Linda Colley, Susan Stephens, Henry Kamen, Patrick Wilcken, Kirsten Schultz, Jeffrey Auerbach, John Boardman...
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Common Knowledge (2005) 11 (3): 375–392.
Published: 01 August 2005
...David Cannadine Duke University Press 2005 Symposium: Imperial Trauma, Part 2 “BIG TENT” HISTORIOGRAPHY Transatlantic Obstacles and Opportunities in Writing the History of Empire David Cannadine Paradoxical though it may appear at fi...