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Common Knowledge (2008) 14 (1): 29–33.
Published: 01 January 2008
...-unexpected event or upheaval makes their significance apparent. In this sense, we might argue that historical events make full sense only in the light of “judgment day”; until then, history remains an incoherent chronicle. But the totality that will one day be revealed cannot be anticipated. The past is open...
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Common Knowledge (2010) 16 (3): 555.
Published: 01 August 2010
...William M. Chace Michèle Lamont, How Professors Think: Inside the Curious World of Academic Judgment (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2009), 330 pp. Duke University Press 2010 LITTLE REVIEWS Sarah McNamer, Affective Meditation and the Invention of Medieval...
Published: 01 January 2022
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Common Knowledge (2009) 15 (3): 348–364.
Published: 01 August 2009
...A. W. Price In one sense of the term current among analytical philosophers, the quietist _lacks skeptical doubts about the metaphysical or epistemological status of ethical judgments as a class of judgment. He may still have doubts about, say, the current state of morality. There are criteria...
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Common Knowledge (2013) 19 (1): 65–87.
Published: 01 January 2013
... generated by or directed at such feeling. On this issue, each disagreed with the others, whether expressing his difference directly or indirectly; and the differences often hinged on matters of aesthetic judgment. Ironically, the practice of such judgment demanded verbal concepts for its articulation...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (3): 399–405.
Published: 01 September 2015
... opposed to quietism are healthy but suggests that there may be goods worthier than health of human devotion. This essay concludes that the main differences between what it terms “judgmental” and “irenic” regimes are disagreements over anthropology and metaphysics. The presumptions that truths...
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Common Knowledge (2019) 25 (1-3): 204–219.
Published: 01 April 2019
... and defined by self. But to undo self one must move through self to the very inside of its definition.” The audacious, unconventional spirituality of these women led society to “pass judgments on the authenticity” of their “ways of being.” Weil has been termed “neurotic, anorectic, pathological, sexually...
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Common Knowledge (2008) 14 (1): 45–104.
Published: 01 January 2008
...Lionel Gossman Until recently, the general judgment of the once admired and influential Nazarene painters of early-nineteenth-century Germany, among those who paid any attention to their work, was that in rejecting everything that came after the young Raphael and seeking inspiration in the Italian...
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Common Knowledge (2008) 14 (3): 353–364.
Published: 01 August 2008
...Julia Kristeva This guest column suggests that we should follow Hannah Arendt in resisting the urge to expound doctrines or systems and, instead, should disclose the processes of our thought as they are “in motion.” While we should not hesitate to express judgments, our aim in intellectual work...
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Common Knowledge (2013) 19 (3): 424–445.
Published: 01 August 2013
... for remaining silent and not stepping into the world in speech: in reticence, the human being avoids both judgment and being judged, eludes the risk of the addressee's absence or unreliability, and resists the finality of utterance that shares in the finality of death. This essay makes a case for a Bakhtinian...
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Common Knowledge (2011) 17 (1): 13–26.
Published: 01 January 2011
... crucially improper paraphrases of general observations of the variability and contingency of human perceptions, interpretations, and judgments or dismaying inferences gratuitously drawn from such observations. More recently, the label relativism has been elicited by the display, especially...
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Common Knowledge (2014) 20 (3): 527–539.
Published: 01 August 2014
... to infra critique requires that the “good faith analyst” make her own ontological commitments explicit and accept responsibility for making judgments. © 2014 by Duke University Press 2014 Unfinished Business WORKING WITH THOSE WHO THINK...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (2): 253–269.
Published: 01 April 2015
... by the defeated Erinyes, and the compensation they are offered. On the other hand, the tragedy clearly shows how difficult it is for a fair legal judgment to be made without a view to larger issues of national expedience, security, and inherent power structures, especially that of patriarchy...
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Common Knowledge (2009) 15 (1): 7–22.
Published: 01 January 2009
... of       —  —  —  - - - - as the origin and cause of the truth of (if they judgments your ofand cause truth the origin as the propre,” which is, yourself in error Pascal’sof the identifying fundamental terms...
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Common Knowledge (2022) 28 (1): 155–157.
Published: 01 January 2022
... aesthetic judgment. Kierkegaard contrasts the aesthete and the knight of faith but carries over into religious belief the aesthete's nonconceptualizing focus on particularity. Coetzee transforms the disinterestedness of aesthetic judgment into the writer's task of making the world downright strange to us...
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Common Knowledge (2007) 13 (2-3): 385–403.
Published: 01 August 2007
... in mistaken are we that imply would sense this in Relativism about. argue to tive to the opinions of those the issuing judgments, then we would have nothing mine,” as if there were of no judgments If wereall the truth disagreement. rela have I and truth say,not do we “Youyour...
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Common Knowledge (2021) 27 (1): 108.
Published: 01 January 2021
.... A negative judgment ( S is not p ) says what is not the case, but since what is not the case is nothing and does not exist, a negative judgment says nothing and is not a judgment at all. Wittgenstein called this state of affairs the mystery of nega- tion. In making a negative judgment, I can be right...
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Common Knowledge (2014) 20 (2): 204–213.
Published: 01 April 2014
... and vanity is “all judgment: izing ageneral in results feeling this sun.”And donethe “is under that all and itself however, feeling, not“life” is buta neighbor rather ofobject orthis apasserby “grievoushate” and The wordsafeeling. like it be in must itexpressed Since is ( wind...
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Common Knowledge (2007) 13 (2-3): 191–205.
Published: 01 August 2007
... carpentered highly this “To all antagonists. main two the of assessment ofcontroversy, an was desired, the though hemeasure tookthe also looked to Geertz’s authority. What he offered, instead of a judgment of the kind...
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Common Knowledge (2002) 8 (2): 402–406.
Published: 01 April 2002
... documents requires incessant acts of judgment. But historians do not always avail themselves of all the evidence that archives have to offer. There is an irony in the fact, as noted by Starn, that Common Knowledge 8:2 Copyright 2002 by Duke University Press 402...