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Common Knowledge (2008) 14 (3): 491–492.
Published: 01 August 2008
...David A. Hollinger Robert D. Richardson, William James in the Maelstrom of American Modernism (Boston: Houghton-Mifflin, 2006), 622 pp. Duke University Press 2008 LITTLE REVIEWS Thomas Laird, The Story of Tibet: Conversations with the Dalai Lama (New York...
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Common Knowledge (2008) 14 (1): 167.
Published: 01 January 2008
...Robyn Marsack Jed Esty, A Shrinking Island: Modernism and National Culture in England (Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2003), 302 pp. © 2008 by Duke University Press 2008 LITTLE REVIEWS Gabriel Piterberg...
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Common Knowledge (2002) 8 (3): 551.
Published: 01 August 2002
.... Is, therefore, our e-mail society a loveless, sexless, and brainless culture? Send your answer on a postcard, please. —Colin Richmond Robert Pippin, Henry James and Modern Moral Life (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2000...
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Common Knowledge (2003) 9 (1): 158–159.
Published: 01 January 2003
... England: Medieval Modernism and the London Underground (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1999), 242 pp. John Ruskin and William Morris are remembered as the Spartans of a cultural Thermopylae, defenders of individual autonomy against...
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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (2): 358–359.
Published: 01 April 2020
...William M. Chace Spoo Robert , Modernism and the Law ( London : Bloomsbury Academic , 2019 ), 196 pp. Copyright © 2020 Duke University Press 2020 C O M M O N K N O W L E D G E 3 5 8 Robert Spoo, Modernism and the Law (London: Bloomsbury Academic, 2019), 196 pp. Literary...
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Common Knowledge (2004) 10 (1): 153–154.
Published: 01 January 2004
... it. In this new book, we have something of a ramble through the historical underpinnings for Toulmin’s contentions. The “modern” epoch began after Montaigne. It ended with Wittgenstein. If only Wittgenstein himself had understood this history! So Toulmin muses. And he suggests...
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Common Knowledge (2005) 11 (3): 500.
Published: 01 August 2005
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Common Knowledge (2011) 17 (1): 189–191.
Published: 01 January 2011
...Jeffrey M. Perl Anthony Vidler, Histories of the Immediate Present: Inventing Architectural Modernism (Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2008), 239 pp. Duke University Press 2011 LITTLE REVIEWS Steve Pincus, 1688: The First Modern Revolution (New Haven, CT: Yale...
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Common Knowledge (2011) 17 (2): 394–410.
Published: 01 April 2011
... of literature's modernity and temporality. The turn away from the noise of the world at the beginning of the century has been criticized as the motivation for and the effect of modernism's obsession with time. But the modernist “time cult” did not simply withdraw into the space of the internal and eternal...
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Common Knowledge (2016) 22 (3): 516.
Published: 01 September 2016
...William M. Chace Gibbons Luke , Joyce's Ghosts: Ireland, Modernism, and Memory . ( Chicago : University of Chicago Press , 2015 ), 286 pp. © 2016 by Duke University Press 2016...
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Common Knowledge (2010) 16 (1): 156.
Published: 01 January 2010
...Tyrus Miller Ehrhard Bahr, Weimar on the Pacific: German Exile Culture in Los Angeles and the Crisis of Modernism (Berkeley: University of California Press, 2007), 358 pp. Duke University Press 2010 Little Reviews Mark S. Schantz, Awaiting the Heavenly Country...
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Common Knowledge (2010) 16 (1): 157–158.
Published: 01 January 2010
...Douglas Mao Rhonda K. Garelick, Electric Salome: Loie Fuller's Performance of Modernism (Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2007), 246 pp. Duke University Press 2010 Little Reviews Mark S. Schantz, Awaiting the Heavenly Country: The Civil War...
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Common Knowledge (2003) 9 (3): 550.
Published: 01 August 2003
... between the two men and places them in the “Early Enlightenment” world sur- rounding them, with great skill and precision, and sees the origins of modern anthropology in the formulations, reformulations, and counterreformulations that finally drove them profoundly apart. If Herder remains, despite...
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Common Knowledge (2008) 14 (3): 445–471.
Published: 01 August 2008
... and, more recently, the New Urbanism. Despite the conventional separations of modernism from the more criticized mass-housing development, the same principles of security, shelter, community, and utopia are present in each. Presented by some architects as a postmodernist aesthetic, the central tenets...
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Common Knowledge (2008) 14 (3): 485–487.
Published: 01 August 2008
...J. G. A. Pocock Anthony Grafton, What Was History? The Art of History in Early Modern Europe (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2007), 330 pp. Duke University Press 2008 LITTLE REVIEWS Thomas Laird, The Story of Tibet: Conversations with the Dalai Lama...
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Common Knowledge (2008) 14 (3): 488.
Published: 01 August 2008
...G. Thomas Tanselle Michael Hunter, Editing Early Modern Texts: An Introduction to Principles and Practice (Houndmills, U.K.: Palgrave Macmillan, 2007), 171 pp. Duke University Press 2008 LITTLE REVIEWS Thomas Laird, The Story of Tibet: Conversations with the Dalai Lama...
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Common Knowledge (2013) 19 (1): 65–87.
Published: 01 January 2013
...Richard Shiff This article, a contribution to the Common Knowledge symposium “Fuzzy Studies: On the Consequence of Blur,” documents how some modern artists and critics have argued against any sort of verbal thinking about art. Beyond describing works of visual art and pronouncing on their relative...
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Common Knowledge (2013) 19 (1): 133.
Published: 01 January 2013
...Keith Thomas Koslofsky Craig , Evening's Empire: A History of the Night in Early Modern Europe ( Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 2011 ), 431 pp. © 2013 by Duke University Press 2013 LITTLE REVIEWS...
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Common Knowledge (2010) 16 (2): 295–296.
Published: 01 April 2010
...Ramie Targoff Keith Thomas, The Ends of Life: Roads to Fulfilment in Early Modern England (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2009), 416 pp. Duke University Press 2010 LITTLE REVIEWS Brigitte Le Juez, Beckett before...
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Common Knowledge (2006) 12 (3): 519–520.
Published: 01 August 2006
...Alick Isaacs Ilan Pappe, A History of Modern Palestine: One Land, Two Peoples (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2003), 356 pp. Duke University Press 2006 L I T T L E R E V I E W S Robert Mills, Suspended Animation: Pain, Pleasure, and Punishment...