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Common Knowledge (1 September 2015) 21 (3): 464–483.
Published: 01 September 2015
..., analogous institutional paradigms, and authors' own memories of captivity have gradually declined in influence. Although not wholly absent, their place has been taken by an emphasis on intergenerational trauma, international relations (especially those involving the 1995 commemoration of the end of the war...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2015) 21 (1): 50–82.
Published: 01 January 2015
... concerns. At the same time, it is argued, diplomacy and the theory of international relations have turned increasingly toward belief that conflicts are resolved only by negotiation based on the rational consideration of material interests. The author concludes that conflict resolution needs to rethink its...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2002) 8 (1): 10–19.
Published: 01 January 2002
...-Jewish Liaison Committee, representing the International Jew- ish Committee on Interreligious Consultations and the Holy See’s Commission for Religious Relations with the Jews, the International and National Councils for Christians and Jews, and the Interreligious Coordinating Council in Israel...
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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...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2003) 9 (1): 166.
Published: 01 January 2003
... bitter division between for- malists and functionalists, let alone its relation to the cultural split between south- ern and northern England?) Crucially, Saler uses Pick to show us the provincial face of modernism. Pick sought a cozy, insular modernism for...
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Common Knowledge (1 May 2016) 22 (2): 220–236.
Published: 01 May 2016
... international relations Symposium: Peace by Other Means, Part 6 FRIENDSHIP AND POLITICS IN RUSSIA Oleg Kharkhordin Russia, it seems to many, has an overabundance of friendship. Some link this phenomenon to the underdevelopment of formal...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2007) 13 (2-3): 362–378.
Published: 01 August 2007
...Kenneth J. Gergen Duke University Press 2007 S y m p o s i u m : A “ D i c t a t o r s h i p o f R e l a t i v i s m ” ? RELATIVISM, RELIGION, AND RELATIONAL BEING Kenneth J. Gergen There was a time of my life in which, by common...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2011) 17 (2): 394–410.
Published: 01 April 2011
... full- resistance a and silence, and din both for responsible time of ture struc the of exploration an rather Itwas internal. the and eternal the of silence that the relation of modernism to the din of history was not a withdrawal intosuggest to the like would ButI...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2012) 18 (3): 433–450.
Published: 01 August 2012
...Morten Nielsen This article opens with the questions, What is on the inside of a relation? Might we imagine the inner workings of a relational form detached from the elements that it connects? Then, through an ethnographic examination of ancestral interventions among residents in a neighborhood on...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2010) 16 (3): 474–492.
Published: 01 August 2010
....” The second section examines an internal paradox in the worldview of Qoheleth, who commends the enjoyment of a world that he considers meaningless and vain. The third and final section of the article compares these paradoxes as constitutive of the texts in which they appear. Conveying no univocal...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2017) 23 (1): 83–90.
Published: 01 January 2017
... of addressing questions of deep history in an international setting, where the intersections and disjunctions of the global and the local are especially evident. © 2017 by Duke University Press 2017 deep history Bryan Sykes Perugia Paleolithic Neolithic...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2014) 20 (3): 518–526.
Published: 01 August 2014
... openness that insistence and response afford, he concludes that willingness to respond is more basic to anthropology than the ethnographer's cultivation of the internal strength required to keep anthropology going as an enterprise. © 2014 by Duke University Press 2014 Unfinished Business...
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Common Knowledge (1 September 2017) 23 (3): 468–495.
Published: 01 September 2017
.... But it also shows that Headley's privileged social position enabled him to become a leader of the nascent British Muslim community and an international ambassador for Islam between the wars. A staunch defender of Islam and Muslims, Headley was not wholly uncritical of them and made public...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2011) 17 (1): 104–110.
Published: 01 January 2011
... context of the related effort of Louis Dumont, which involved a sustained critique of Eurocentricism, in which he saw anthropological comparativism as hitherto being bound. A question is raised concerning the extent to which Strathern has escaped the kind of criticism that Dumont developed. Additionally...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2014) 20 (1): 28–45.
Published: 01 January 2014
... structural relations. This is a term that Max Wertheimer, one of the founders of gestalt philosophical psychology, used independently to describe how seeing-as involves seeing into a thing or situation. The present essay suggests that both seeing-as and seeing-into depend on, and develop, sensitivity to...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2010) 16 (3): 367–403.
Published: 01 August 2010
... phenomenology. The new sign, a pair of quotation marks around a blank space, signfies the absence of any sign. Most generally, “ ” relates to the blank space that surrounds and underlies a text; by locating “ ” within the text, the margins are brought inside and can become the focus of attention. Not only the...
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Common Knowledge (1 September 2015) 21 (3): 406–419.
Published: 01 September 2015
...Christian B. N. Gade; Rane Willerslev; Lotte Meinert This article questions whether enmity is always bad and trust always good. In the borderlands between Ikland in northern Uganda and Turkanaland in Kenya, sometimes violent enmity combines with friendly barter relations between the Ik, a...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2015) 21 (2): 196–235.
Published: 01 April 2015
... access to legal means and were forced either into alternative dispute resolution or into autocoercion, in which marginalized people presented unity to outsiders to avoid state interference. This proposition constitutes a relevant advance in relation to previous approaches to conflict and harmony in the...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2015) 21 (2): 190–195.
Published: 01 April 2015
... action or of decent human relations—in containing and civilizing force is an idea that informs the novel's conception of what constitutes and ensures civilized life. Forster regarded propriety and convention as expressions of force and so applauded any assault on conventional feeling as an act of moral...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2012) 18 (2): 193–207.
Published: 01 April 2012
...Derek Sayer An exercise in humour noir , this essay explores relations between the Paris and Prague surrealist groups from André Breton and Paul Éluard's visit to “the magic capital of old Europe” in 1935 to the aborted “Prague Spring” of 1968. It focuses on the famous “starry castle” of Breton's...