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Common Knowledge (2010) 16 (3): 552–553.
Published: 01 August 2010
...Caroline Walker Bynum Sarah McNamer, Affective Meditation and the Invention of Medieval Compassion (Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2010), 309 pp. Duke University Press 2010 LITTLE REVIEWS Sarah McNamer, Affective Meditation and the Invention of Medieval...
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Common Knowledge (2016) 22 (2): 211–219.
Published: 01 May 2016
... and massacre. The two novelists pose the issues in ways that shed light on a question still relevant today. Symposium: Peace by Other Means, Part 6 WAR AND PEACE Meditations of a Tolstoy Scholar Gary Saul Morson Americans have a tendency to think that everyone...
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Common Knowledge (2012) 18 (1): 86–105.
Published: 01 January 2012
... meditations on the defensive function of rituals and symbols. More practically, the lecture was intended, by its successful drafting and delivery before an audience of inmates, doctors, and professional colleagues, to prove Warburg's sanity and secure his release. Through an investigation of the outbreak...
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Common Knowledge (2012) 18 (1): 128–133.
Published: 01 January 2012
... meditations and fears about Judaism (and Jews)?” © 2012 by Duke University Press 2012 THE LAW OF THE GOOD NEIGHBOR Michael P. Steinberg If “Memory” — Mnemosyne — inscribes the portal to the Warburg Institute on Woburn Square, the “law of the good...
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Common Knowledge (2009) 15 (1): 39–58.
Published: 01 January 2009
...Clark Davis In his meditation on Emerson's self-reliance, George Kateb argues that Emerson's entrance into antislavery politics, particularly his calls for collective mobilization, constitutes a “deviation from his theory of self-reliance, not its transformation.” Though Emerson often imagines...
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Common Knowledge (2016) 22 (2): 331–340.
Published: 01 May 2016
.... The reviewer argues that Crone's sense of an unruly proliferation of popular beliefs is confirmed by the latest archaeology, and then he closes with an extended meditation on the relevance of this early Arab-Persian divide to the contemporary political situation of Islam and the Middle East...
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Common Knowledge (2008) 14 (1): 1–9.
Published: 01 January 2008
... of individualism maintains a contradictory and fraught relationship between individual and community. Her analysis and political positions often distanced her from her colleagues. But in this meditation on a brilliant mind and complex life, Higginbotham observes that Fox-Genovese never abandoned the tendency...
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Common Knowledge (2013) 19 (2): 217–223.
Published: 01 April 2013
... and certainty. A line of descent is drawn from the speaker of Descartes's Meditations on First Philosophy to Dostoevsky's underground man, and the latter is shown to differ from the former mainly in that the underground man sympathizes consciously with Descartes's bête noire , the “evil deceiver” (Descartes's...
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Common Knowledge (2021) 27 (3): 422–481.
Published: 01 August 2021
... by their titles. The trilogy is the consummation of Coetzee's meditations on analogy and linguistic skepticism; on the ontological status of fictions; on the eschatological impulsion of writing; and on memory's capacity for true recognitions that have no empirical basis. The trilogy presents us with a world...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (1): 1–4.
Published: 01 January 2015
...Caroline Walker Bynum In this guest column, the medieval historian Caroline Walker Bynum uses her recent experiences as a hospital volunteer advocate for victims of sexual assault and domestic violence in New York City to meditate on the progressive politics of her younger days in the 1960s, on her...
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Common Knowledge (2019) 25 (1-3): 278–284.
Published: 01 April 2019
...Hugh Kenner; Jeffrey M. Perl In this essay Kenner meditates on the past, present, and future of university publishers and scholarly publishing. He reflects in particular on the financial pressures resulting from changes in tax laws that have contributed to the decline of the scholarly monograph...
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Common Knowledge (2019) 25 (1-3): 51–62.
Published: 01 April 2019
... it is acknowledged and not repressed. Her essay concludes its survey with Freud’s “Civilization and its Discontents” and Segal’s own meditation on the cultural implications of failure to acknowledge ambivalence. In their efforts to overcome ambivalence, groups often depend on the most primitive psychotic mechanisms...
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Common Knowledge (2010) 16 (3): 439–456.
Published: 01 August 2010
... daily meditations; though periodically, disciples practice for longer periods periods longer intensively for practice disciples periodically, though meditations; daily ( master a of guidance the under forest, mountain a in often monastery, a in life meant ideally training Zen...
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Common Knowledge (2010) 16 (3): 424–438.
Published: 01 August 2010
... ), ), Victories over ourselves, to become like this this to like become over ourselves, Victories frequent and Meditation, by strive continually Tomust we happily live the work of nineteenth- of work...
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Common Knowledge (2016) 22 (2): 309–310.
Published: 01 May 2016
..., Paradise, In revolves around a meditative Zen Buddhist retreat, set up in the the upset in retreat, Buddhist Zen a meditative around revolves time participant in such a retreat at Auschwitz.) In the novel, the In at Auschwitz.) aretreat such in participant ­time...
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Common Knowledge (2016) 22 (2): 309.
Published: 01 May 2016
..., Paradise, In revolves around a meditative Zen Buddhist retreat, set up in the the upset in retreat, Buddhist Zen a meditative around revolves time participant in such a retreat at Auschwitz.) In the novel, the In at Auschwitz.) aretreat such in participant ­time...
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Common Knowledge (2016) 22 (3): 506.
Published: 01 September 2016
... , and —  is taken from poetic meditations on the violence of of violence onthe meditations poetic from taken is , as well...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (3): 522.
Published: 01 September 2015
... presents an intensely ratiocinative meditation on how meditation ratiocinative intensely an presents...
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Common Knowledge (2014) 20 (2): 371–386.
Published: 01 April 2014
... Four Four Meditation the come about in mistakes our not outall that he points meditation, final and thesixth of pages final the On concerned. delusion are and Descartes as far as but matter itnot does end the verdict, accept this may Readers will. free us, given has God...
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Common Knowledge (2013) 19 (3): 490–505.
Published: 01 August 2013
... Patanjali’s Yogafrom Sutras. teachings of certain reconstruction modern own onhis based yoga meditational Yoga” “Royal whathe called championed ( Vivekananda By contrast, aliving. make to tricks magic and of endurance feats performed who fakirs vagrants, of disreputable bands more...