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Common Knowledge (2022) 28 (2): 287.
Published: 01 May 2022
...Colin Richmond myrnarichmond38@gmail.com Olga Tokarczuk , The Books of Jacob , trans. Jennifer Croft ( London : Fitzcarraldo Editions , 2021 ), 892 pp. Copyright © 2022 by Duke University Press 2022 In old age, I seldom keep the books I read, but The Books of Jacob...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (1): 104–105.
Published: 01 January 2015
...Michael Fagenblat Maciejko Pawel , The Mixed Multitude: Jacob Frank and the Frankist Movement, 1755–1916 . ( Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press , 2011 ), 376 pp. © 2014 by Duke University Press 2014 LITTLE REVIEWS Olivier Roy, Holy Ignorance: When...
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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (1): 182–183.
Published: 01 January 2020
...Sara Lipton Nisse Ruth , Jacob’s Shipwreck: Diaspora, Translation and Jewish-Christian Relations in Medieval England ( Ithaca, NY : Cornell University Press , 2017 ), 235 pp. Copyright © 2020 Duke University Press 2020 C O M M O N K N O W L E D G E 1 8 2 did not radically break...
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Common Knowledge (2010) 16 (3): 417–423.
Published: 01 August 2010
...Barry Allen; Bernard Faure; Jacob Raz; Glenn Alexander Magee; N. Verbin; Dalia Ofer; Elaine Pryce; Amy M. King Introducing the sixth and final installment of the Common Knowledge symposium “Apology for Quietism,” Allen looks at the symposium retrospectively and concludes that it has mainly...
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Common Knowledge (2010) 16 (3): 439–456.
Published: 01 August 2010
...Jacob Raz A contribution to the sixth installment of the Common Knowledge symposium “Apology for Quietism,” this article proposes that, despite endless debates within Zen Buddhism between quietist tendencies (“sitting quietly, doing nothing”) and the instruction to act in the world (“go wash...
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Common Knowledge (2003) 9 (2): 273–285.
Published: 01 April 2003
... 273 CK 9.2-08 Didi 3/14/03 10:50 AM Page 274 extending Jacob Burckhardt’s analyses and renewing the value of Burckhardt- 274 ian dialectical notions like “history and type,” “form and force,” “latencies and crises.” On the other hand...
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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (1): 181–182.
Published: 01 January 2020
... territories gradually drifted from tolerating and even imitating various elements of a Moorish way of life to despising and ultimately purging from their midst everything and everyone that struck them as superficially Islamic. Leor Halevi doi 10.1215/0961754X-7900168 Ruth Nisse, Jacob s Shipwreck...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (1): 104.
Published: 01 January 2015
.... Compare and contrast. With religion, too, the devil is in the details. — Michael P. Kramer doi 10.1215/0961754X-2818093 Pawel Maciejko, The Mixed Multitude: Jacob Frank and the Frankist Movement, 1755–1916 (Philadelphia: University...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (1): 106.
Published: 01 January 2015
...Gerard Wiegers Lassner Jacob , Jews, Christians, and the Abode of Islam: Modern Scholarship, Medieval Realities . ( Chicago : University of Chicago Press , 2012 ), 336 pp. © 2014 by Duke University Press 2014...
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Common Knowledge (2022) 28 (1): 66–142.
Published: 01 January 2022
... as the Zohar says that characters of the lower world behave. Leah's “ardent desire” was for Jacob's love, which belonged to Rachel, and Rachel's desire was to bear more of Jacob's children than Leah (who bore three times as many). There is not much to be said for either sister; they seem decidedly...
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Common Knowledge (2006) 12 (1): 150–176.
Published: 01 January 2006
... whom Jacob afamous had with “stranger” the toone theory, ing ofEsau. whowere descendants Amalekites, the destroyed they Instead, destroyed. been have would Israelites “crutches,”the humanoid (Ex. sun. ofthe down going the until weresteady hands his and side; other onthe...
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Common Knowledge (2012) 18 (2): 239–248.
Published: 01 April 2012
... a a - - - - - - - - - - - “cultural history.” late- in some scholars of whathe,like path the way, own following his but go to later chose seminar Ranke’s in participated and Berlin in whostudied had of Jacob Burckhardt, part on the especially Ranke, style. poetic a with sensibility visual avividly whocombined...
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Common Knowledge (2008) 14 (3): 434–444.
Published: 01 August 2008
... triumphant year for Pope, Giles Jacob’s Pope,for Giles year triumphant consideredbe thatpoet his mostage, buttalentedthe in of eveninfluential and Iliad the of translation monumental Prior’s did...
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Common Knowledge (2007) 13 (1): 50–66.
Published: 01 January 2007
... the twentieth century, but Jane Jacobs Jane but century, twentieth the inexplicable. almost I find [here] program the from absence their and planning; city routine of defect chief the as omission their are, association the standpoint, my cultural from and political of organs...
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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (1): 88–124.
Published: 01 January 2020
... Crying, The Law, the Talmud, and the Gospel as sub- title). This earlier Qol Qore appeared in London, with its authorship attributed to Several Learned Men, in 1868. This text was discovered by Jacob Dienstag and given to Dov Hyman. There is no reference to this work on Mai- monides until...
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Common Knowledge (2002) 8 (1): 204.
Published: 01 January 2002
... anxiety, a bit excessive, about intellectual “fashion,” and being left behind by it—missing a “turn.” Nevertheless, the pieces by Richard Bier- nacki on “method and metaphor,” by Margaret Jacob (despite a certain sourness Common Knowledge 8:1 Copyright 2002 by Duke University...
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Common Knowledge (2002) 8 (1): 204–205.
Published: 01 January 2002
... anxiety, a bit excessive, about intellectual “fashion,” and being left behind by it—missing a “turn.” Nevertheless, the pieces by Richard Bier- nacki on “method and metaphor,” by Margaret Jacob (despite a certain sourness Common Knowledge 8:1 Copyright 2002 by Duke University...
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Common Knowledge (2002) 8 (1): 205.
Published: 01 January 2002
... anxiety, a bit excessive, about intellectual “fashion,” and being left behind by it—missing a “turn.” Nevertheless, the pieces by Richard Bier- nacki on “method and metaphor,” by Margaret Jacob (despite a certain sourness Common Knowledge 8:1 Copyright 2002 by Duke University...
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Common Knowledge (2002) 8 (1): 205–206.
Published: 01 January 2002
... anxiety, a bit excessive, about intellectual “fashion,” and being left behind by it—missing a “turn.” Nevertheless, the pieces by Richard Bier- nacki on “method and metaphor,” by Margaret Jacob (despite a certain sourness Common Knowledge 8:1 Copyright 2002 by Duke University...
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Common Knowledge (2002) 8 (1): 206–207.
Published: 01 January 2002
... anxiety, a bit excessive, about intellectual “fashion,” and being left behind by it—missing a “turn.” Nevertheless, the pieces by Richard Bier- nacki on “method and metaphor,” by Margaret Jacob (despite a certain sourness Common Knowledge 8:1 Copyright 2002 by Duke University...