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Common Knowledge (1 August 2013) 19 (3): 563–564.
Published: 01 August 2013
...Paul Armstrong Anesko Michael , Monopolizing the Master: Henry James and the Politics of Modern Literary Scholarship ( Stanford, CA : Stanford University Press , 2012 ), 248 pp. © 2013 by Duke University Press 2013 LITTLE REVIEWS Pierre Bouretz, D’un ton guerrier en philosophie...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2003) 9 (1): 163.
Published: 01 January 2003
... giving of gifts did nothing to change that order. —Paul Seabright Galin Tihanov, The Master and the Slave: Lukács, Bakhtin, and the Ideas of Their Time (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2000), 327 pp. It is hard to...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2013) 19 (3): 570–571.
Published: 01 August 2013
...Robin Wagner-Pacifici Rabb Theodore K. , The Artist and the Warrior: Military History through the Eyes of the Masters ( New Haven, CT : Yale University Press , 2011 ), 228 pp. © 2013 by Duke University Press 2013 LITTLE REVIEWS Pierre Bouretz, D’un ton guerrier en philosophie...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2015) 21 (1): 19–43.
Published: 01 January 2015
...Sara Forsdyke This article examines a dramatic story about a slave rebellion on the island of Chios and argues that such stories were the medium through which masters and slaves negotiated compromise between the slaves' desire to be free and the masters' desire to control their slaves. This...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2016) 22 (1): 135–136.
Published: 01 January 2016
...Gary Saul Morson von Bremzen Anya , Mastering the Art of Soviet Cooking: A Memoir of Food and Longing . ( New York : Broadway Books , 2014 ), 368 pp. © 2016 by Duke University Press 2016 oflife fact acentral but also unavoidable were not only they Russia avoid; to in annoyances as...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2013) 19 (3): 561.
Published: 01 August 2013
...Barry Allen Tattersall Ian , Masters of the Planet: The Search for Our Human Origins ( New York : Palgrave Macmillan , 2012 ), 266 pp. © 2013 by Duke University Press 2013 LITTLE REVIEWS Pierre Bouretz, D’un ton guerrier en philosophie: Habermas, Derrida & Co (Paris: Gallimard...
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Common Knowledge (1 May 2016) 22 (2): 277–283.
Published: 01 May 2016
... suggests an alternative form of storytelling that fosters peace and humane values. No matter how original and authentic our own life stories may seem to us, we rarely are able to break away from a master narrative that sets the frame in which our personal stories are shaped and interpreted. Our economic...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2018) 24 (2): 239–255.
Published: 01 April 2018
... refugees into Algiers, thanks to intervention of the local qadi . The second concerns instructions given by the sixteenth-century Egyptian Sufi master al-Sha’rani to his disciples never to harm a dhimmi (that is, a Jew or Christian, especially one who is observant of his own religion). The third instance...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2011) 17 (2): 205–220.
Published: 01 April 2011
... intellectuals, portrayed in the novel and all too common in Toulmin's time, smugly dismiss truly independent thinkers as “reactionary,” unenlightened, or unable to rise above the messiness of lived experience to the theoretical world of which intellectuals are the masters. Such thinking, the essay concludes...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2014) 20 (3): 404–411.
Published: 01 August 2014
... against the triumph of the master in favor of the average (rather than of the exceptional) man. This insight drives Nietzsche's view of the “last man,” or slavishly moral human being, and of what he called the Übermensch , which, it is inadequately recognized, was is a concept drawn from Lucian (second...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2013) 19 (3): 411–423.
Published: 01 August 2013
... practice. Where traditional Western painting, Jullien argues, calls for voyeuristically intense focus, traditional Chinese painting stimulates “ dé-tente , relaxation or ‘untensing’.” Intense focus on a blur is still, Perl observes, an intense focus. In describing a painting by the Yuan Dynasty master Ni...
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Common Knowledge (1 September 2017) 23 (3): 532–533.
Published: 01 September 2017
...,   Jan van Eyck and Rogier van derWeyden van Rogier Eyck and were deemed  van Jan masters Flemish great the itself, Renaissance the during though, even “Gothic,” fifteenth- ofthe art German and Netherlandish term often textbooks historical art modern indeed Italy. And...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2010) 16 (3): 439–456.
Published: 01 August 2010
... doctrines. I am aware that this asser- tion is tricky: claims of nonduality presuppose duality — ­in our case, a duality of withdrawn, unworldly quietism and/versus action or activism in the world. It could be argued, I admit, that Zen masters noticed a duality of this kind in prior Buddhist...
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Common Knowledge (1 September 2017) 23 (3): 533–534.
Published: 01 September 2017
... artist’s the behind purpose aconsistent discerns Bass antiquity, “invention” of a Netherlandish Gossart’s In his own. influences his master’s powerNuremberg make to the but without Dürer like absorptive the the Watching making. its in phases...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2015) 21 (2): 327–328.
Published: 01 April 2015
... man with flexibility and tact, and full of marvelous things. Amid praise for Tolstoy and Pushkin, Shklovsky recalls his friendship with Mayakovsky, Khlebnikov, Paster- nak, Meyerhold, Eisenstein. The master of montage did not care for the object in...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2002) 8 (1): 80–101.
Published: 01 January 2002
... object of acknowledgment. But for that to hap- pen, people must become more alike through processes of democratization and globalization. A middle class must develop between former masters and former servants, and become ever more inclusive of the population. New values...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2014) 20 (3): 499.
Published: 01 August 2014
...   answers many master’s oeuvre, the from ofpaintings range a wide with encounters detailed and intense its considering ihe Fried  —Michael...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2015) 21 (1): 124.
Published: 01 January 2015
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2017) 23 (2): 345.
Published: 01 April 2017
... anecdotes. The surplus is wa, glossed as “(social) harmony” and presented as the master value that —  paradoxically! — undermines all it is supposed to achieve. This is a strange book, which ends by reinforcing preconceived notions, including the one that not all is paradox that produces tensions...
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Common Knowledge (1 September 2017) 23 (3): 543–544.
Published: 01 September 2017
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