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Common Knowledge (1 January 2009) 15 (1): 23–38.
Published: 01 January 2009
...G. R. Evans Quietism brought the individual to a state of “holy indifference” where nothing mattered; particularities of Christian belief and practice, pleasures of the senses, personal desires, all vanished in the utter self-abandonment of the soul in the presence of God. The “resigned” soul...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2018) 24 (2): 218–233.
Published: 01 April 2018
... of an indifference to it and supports his argument by demonstrating—based on his study of 2,600 Muslim votive messages left at the Church of Saint Anthony of Padua in Istanbul—that the logic of exopraxis depends not on hospitality, affection, syncretism, or tolerance, but on a capacity to benefit...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2018) 24 (2): 234–238.
Published: 01 April 2018
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2010) 16 (3): 532–551.
Published: 01 August 2010
... ways of being associated with them, it seems unlikely that a narrative would be written or read by a practitioner of “ideal indifference” or by anyone averse on principle to initiative. But Gilbert White's text of 1789, The Natural History and Antiquities of Selborne comes as close to being a quietist...
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Common Knowledge (1 May 2016) 22 (2): 341–346.
Published: 01 May 2016
... Imagination: Papua New Guinea Perspectives . ( St. Lucia, Australia : University of Queensland Press , 2011 ), 269 pp. © 2016 by Duke University Press 2016 peacemaking Papua New Guinea avoidance practices national indifference national amnesia...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2010) 16 (2): 331–338.
Published: 01 April 2010
... view? Kant is, after all, placed lower on this axis by Hache and Latour because they read him as hesitant about his moralism. As for “morality,” it is identified, first, with indifference to the distinctive ontological status of the beings to which it is responsive. Second, morality is...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2003) 9 (3): 394–398.
Published: 01 August 2003
... Knowledge 9:3 Copyright 2003 by Duke University Press 394 Wieseltier writes, “that objectivity is just an early form of fanaticism, that cer- tainty only kills . . . Menand has risen above substance. He is indifferent, and 395 afraid.” I do not know whether Menand will respond to that remark. Were my...
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Common Knowledge (1 May 2016) 22 (2): 178–180.
Published: 01 May 2016
... is defined as a way of express- ing our indifference to the possibility of not being understood, an attitude that in some contexts is taken to be a form of courage. We tend to think in this way about obscure and angry authors but, often, about more pious spirits...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2002) 8 (3): 568–570.
Published: 01 August 2002
... or derision of the bicycle that I come up against as it is an indifference. Or more accurately, a real atrophy of any feeling for individuality or freedom. And more ominously, for nature—the nature of shrubbery and beasts as much as human...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2015) 21 (2): 338–339.
Published: 01 April 2015
... - - - - ar Allen — Barry Evil and Good ( time” same at the uncertain desolateand and fertile justice, and out mercy with consideration, and purpose without measure, beyond indifferent measure, nowarum found also Levi Primo where at as Auschwitz, ruinous, unspeakably are they...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2015) 21 (2): 339–340.
Published: 01 April 2015
... ar Allen — Barry Evil and Good ( time” same at the uncertain desolateand and fertile justice, and out mercy with consideration, and purpose without measure, beyond indifferent measure, nowarum found also Levi Primo where at as Auschwitz, ruinous, unspeakably are they...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2005) 11 (1): 81–88.
Published: 01 January 2005
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2009) 15 (3): 468–471.
Published: 01 August 2009
... ” - - - - - all still in uniform and feel, more or less, the same fear in that shared flight. shared that in fear same morethe feel, orand less, uniform in still all we’re though even companions, tobe ceased fact, longerwho and in have, count andtherefore instinct indifferent survival to the...
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Common Knowledge (1 September 2015) 21 (3): 517–519.
Published: 01 September 2015
... ghastly the to Pound showed companionable, cold indifference Zukofsky found have he may while aJew. that Zukofsky, problem The Louis arises befriending Pound nohad difficulty “impersonal” The everywhere. cultures and societies who were poisoning those against Poundfulminate could...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2004) 10 (2): 185–197.
Published: 01 April 2004
... of those for whom such indifference is habitual and characteristic. Evolved Evil and Enmity Evil and instincts (not rational essence) give people what predisposition they have for • good, and the result is not...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2008) 14 (2): 193–200.
Published: 01 April 2008
... - - - - - sake edge,” writes Nietzsche, “and beware of martyrdom! Of suffering ‘for the truth’s they about which the with value questions such of raise truth. to “Take indifference care,the truthfulness you philosophical philosophersdespite notably a takes It received. are questions and...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2009) 15 (2): 157–163.
Published: 01 April 2009
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2014) 20 (3): 511–517.
Published: 01 August 2014
... European of the that from extracted be to Enlightenment of history “softer” and alarger is but there structures, state of various histories “hard” the Howconsequence. “toleration”told aboutbe narrating by must came notnecessary its merely as indifference, to who promotedameans...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2009) 15 (2): 164–180.
Published: 01 April 2009
... France Mita Choudhury In her contribution to this symposium, “Sancta Indifferentia and Adiaphora: ‘Holy Indifference’ and ‘Things Indifferent G. R. Evans discusses the theological parameters of Jesuit antipathy to Quietism.1 My contribution here...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2009) 15 (2): 181–196.
Published: 01 April 2009
... “political quietist” is no compliment. The term, which in contem- porary usage entails passivity, indifference, and apathy, has been negative in every citation included in the Oxford English Dictionary since its first use in 1798. Averse to political action, quietists are regarded by the politically...