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Common Knowledge (2019) 25 (1-3): 439–440.
Published: 01 April 2019
...Marilyn Strathern; Jeffrey M. Perl Copyright © 2019 Duke University Press 2019 Descombes Vincent , The Institutions of Meaning: A Defense of Anthropological Holism , trans. Schwartz Stephen Adam ( Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Press , 2014 ), 360 pp. ...
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Common Knowledge (2019) 25 (1-3): 405.
Published: 01 April 2019
...Jeffrey M. Perl Copyright © 2019 Duke University Press 2019 Wilson Edward O. , The Meaning of Human Existence ( New York : Liveright , 2014 ), 208 pp. ...
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Common Knowledge (2019) 25 (1-3): 434.
Published: 01 April 2019
...M. H. Abrams; Jeffrey M. Perl Hagberg G. L. , Meaning and Interpretation: Wittgenstein, Henry James, and Literary Knowledge ( Ithaca, NY : Cornell University Press , 1994 ), 183 pp. Copyright © 2019 Duke University Press 2019 ...
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Common Knowledge (2017) 23 (3): 533–534.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Adam S. Cohen Derolez Albert , The Making and Meaning of the Liber Floridus: A Study of the Original Manuscript, Ghent, University Library MS 92 . ( Turnhout : Brepols , 2016 ), 355 pp. Joyner Danielle , Painting the “Hortus Deliciarum”: Medieval Women, Wisdom, and Time...
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Common Knowledge (2004) 10 (2): 352.
Published: 01 April 2004
...Ian Hacking Duke University Press 2004 LITTLE REVIEWS James Boyd White, The Edge of Meaning (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2001), 296 pp. Not many people manage to put together the meaning of life and the meaning of sentences...
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Common Knowledge (2004) 10 (2): 367.
Published: 01 April 2004
...Jeffrey M. Perl Duke University Press 2004 LITTLE REVIEWS James Boyd White, The Edge of Meaning (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2001), 296 pp. Not many people manage to put together the meaning of life and the meaning...
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Common Knowledge (2005) 11 (3): 494–495.
Published: 01 August 2005
..., still handfuls few A wild. the in zero toprecisely angels ofthese number reducedthe has humanity bywhich means the heroin.”chronicles book more valuableThis than for-gram species (Spix’s Blue is to blue what Van Eyck Green beautiful. is to transcendently green.)addition...
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Common Knowledge (2005) 11 (3): 497–498.
Published: 01 August 2005
..., still handfuls few A wild. the in zero toprecisely angels ofthese number reducedthe has humanity bywhich means the heroin.”chronicles book more valuableThis than for-gram species (Spix’s Blue is to blue what Van Eyck Green beautiful. is to transcendently green.)addition...
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Common Knowledge (2008) 14 (1): 16–28.
Published: 01 January 2008
... of composition. In it, she reviews the stance of feminist literary criticism toward religion and finds it to be generally negative. She regrets that feminist critics see in religion mostly a means of subordinating women to men, given that most of the writers whose work they explicate were themselves fervently...
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Common Knowledge (2008) 14 (2): 318.
Published: 01 April 2008
...Lawrence Jones Moishe Postone and Eric Santner, eds., Catastrophe and Meaning: The Holocaust and the Twentieth Century (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2003), 274 pp. © 2008 by Duke University Press 2008 LITTLE REVIEWS Peter Malkin, ed., Basil Bunting on Poetry...
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Common Knowledge (2013) 19 (2): 351–379.
Published: 01 April 2013
... 2013 ARTICLES BARNETT NEWMAN’S “SENSE OF SPACE” A Noncontextualist Account of Its Perception and Meaning Michael Schreyach Dorothy Seckler: How would you define your sense of space...
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Common Knowledge (2016) 22 (2): 321.
Published: 01 May 2016
...Marilyn Strathern Descombes Vincent , The Institutions of Meaning: A Defense of Anthropological Holism , trans. Schwartz Stephen Adam . ( Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Press , 2014 ), 360 pp. © 2016 by Duke University Press 2016...
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Common Knowledge (2016) 22 (1): 125–128.
Published: 01 January 2016
...Francis X. Clooney, SJ Wilson Edward O. , The Meaning of Human Existence . ( New York : Liveright , 2014 ), 208 pp. Hart David Bentley , The Experience of God: Being, Consciousness, Bliss . ( New Haven, CT : Yale University Press , 2013 ), 365 pp. © 2016 by Duke...
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Common Knowledge (2019) 25 (1-3): 259–270.
Published: 01 April 2019
...Stanley N. Katz; Jeffrey M. Perl This essay asks the question “What would it mean to be a just university?” and answers to that the question may be understood in two ways. One way to understand “just” is procedural, having to do with internal governance and ensuring that a university’s policies...
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Common Knowledge (2002) 8 (3): 427–438.
Published: 01 August 2002
...Stanley N. Katz Duke University Press 2002 CK 8.3-01 Katz 7/14/02 3:07 PM Page 427 EXCELLENCE IS BY NO MEANS ENOUGH Intellectual Philanthropy and the Just University Stanley N. Katz Last year...
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Common Knowledge (2007) 13 (1): 145–146.
Published: 01 January 2007
...Caryl Emerson Vladimir E. Alexandrov, Limits to Interpretation: The Meanings of Anna Karenina (Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 2004), 353 pp. Duke University Press 2007 L I T T L E R E V I E W S Reviel Netz, Barbed Wire: An Ecology of Modernity...
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Common Knowledge (2016) 22 (2): 181–189.
Published: 01 May 2016
.... By way of introducing the sixth and final installment of the Common Knowledge symposium “Peace by Other Means,” this essay proposes that Leigh Fermor's narrative be understood in terms of commerce, rather than consensus. It concludes by examining Ezra Pound's use of the word commerce in his poem “A Pact...
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Common Knowledge (2011) 17 (3): 544.
Published: 01 August 2011
...Douglas Mao Perloff Marjorie , Unoriginal Genius: Poetry by Other Means in the New Century ( Chicago : University of Chicago Press , 2010 ), 201 pp. © 2011 by Duke University Press 2011 LITTLE REVIEWS Amir...
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Common Knowledge (2019) 25 (1-3): 11–12.
Published: 01 April 2019
... of the place of observation in science confirms) that arguments from the indeterminacy of translation can be extended properly to a supposed incommensurability of scientific theories. indeterminacy of translation cultural difference incommensurability commensurability meaning Copyright © 1993 1993 ...
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Common Knowledge (2014) 20 (2): 214–222.
Published: 01 April 2014
...Garry L. Hagberg As part of a Common Knowledge colloquium on “lyric philosophy,” this essay considers (a) some of the connections between linguistic and nonlinguistic meaning (and the nature of that distinction), (b) the connection between linguistic meaning and what Wittgenstein called aspect...