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Common Knowledge (1 April 2010) 16 (2): 311–330.
Published: 01 April 2010
...Émilie Hache; Bruno Latour The field of “science studies” has often been suspected of dubious moral grounds because of its intensive concern with nonhumans; the accusation is made by those who use a roughly Kantian definition of what it is to occupy the moral high ground. By evaluating four...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2010) 16 (2): 331–338.
Published: 01 April 2010
...Stephen Mulhall This response to “Morality or Moralism?” by Émilie Hache and Bruno Latour, while accepting the plausibility and importance of their critique of moralism in the name of morality, identifies a number of questionable steps and assumptions in their development of it. Mulhall's response...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2010) 16 (2): 339–345.
Published: 01 April 2010
...Tzachi Zamir This response to “Morality or Moralism?” by Emilie Hache and Bruno Latour takes issue with their distinction between two kinds of morality. Hache and Latour see a difference between morality as sensitivity and morality as principled claims regarding moral considerability. They then...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2002) 8 (3): 550–551.
Published: 01 August 2002
...- ture of fantasticism, the typology of the detective story, the theory of genres, the poetics of prose. On literary criticism: Proust, Flaubert, Bénichou, Bakhtin. On philosophy: Rousseau, Constant, humanist thought, the morals of history. On...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2003) 9 (3): 406–423.
Published: 01 August 2003
...Shira Wolosky Duke University Press 2003 MORAL FINITUDE AND THE ETHICS OF LANGUAGE A New World Response to Gianni Vattimo Shira Wolosky Morality has often been thought to be grounded in some access to an ultimate...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2003) 9 (3): 546–547.
Published: 01 August 2003
... to lead to inhuman acts. Similarly, a climate of evasive thought, the moral inertia that elicits unaccountability, and the escape of a nation’s military from civilian 547 control can all have dire effects. Glover’s prophylactic recommendations include the encouragement of respect for the...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2012) 18 (1): 22–31.
Published: 01 January 2012
... human world works. © The Estate of Michael Baxandall 2010 2010 “IS DURABILITY ITSELF NOT ALSO A MORAL QUALITY?” Michael Baxandall It is striking and painful that the mental images of dead friends should be such attenuated images...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2015) 21 (2): 190–195.
Published: 01 April 2015
...Maria DiBattista; Judith Beyer; Felix Girke; Jehangir Yezdi Malegam; Edith Hall; Laura Rival; Kevin M. F. Platt “Only connect …,” the epigraph of Forster's Howards End , offers itself as a model of moral diplomacy. The efficacy of genuine human connection—whether it takes the form of creative...
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Common Knowledge (1 May 2016) 22 (2): 308.
Published: 01 May 2016
...Susan Neiman Persson Ingmar and Savulescu Julian , Unfit for the Future: The Need for Moral Enhancement . ( Oxford : Oxford University Press , 2014 ), 154 pp. © 2016 by Duke University Press 2016...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2010) 16 (2): 351–360.
Published: 01 April 2010
...Mark Rowlands Émilie Hache and Bruno Latour argue in their article “Morality or Moralism?” that contemporary moral treatments of animals exhibit a hard-won insensitivity, and a corresponding inability to respond, to the “call” of animals—to the moral claims that animals legitimately make on us. In...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2006) 12 (3): 526.
Published: 01 August 2006
...Anton O. Kris Jenny Davidson, Hypocrisy and the Politics of Politeness: Manners and Morals from Locke to Austen (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2004), 252 pp. Duke University Press 2006 L I T T L E R E V I E W S Robert Mills, Suspended Animation...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2008) 14 (3): 505.
Published: 01 August 2008
...Barry Allen Adi Ophir, The Order of Evils: Toward an Ontology of Morals , trans. Rela Mazali and Havi Carel (New York: Zone Books, 2005), 699 pp. Duke University Press 2008 LITTLE REVIEWS Thomas Laird, The Story of Tibet: Conversations with the Dalai Lama...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2012) 18 (3): 419–432.
Published: 01 August 2012
..., Zeshin, and Richter. With reference to art criticism by Hubert Damisch, Wayne Andersen, Anthony Hughes, Robert Storr, Julian Bell, Christopher Prendergast, and especially T. J. Clark, he agrees that choosing between focus and blur can be a moral decision, though not in the sense for which Clark arraigns...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2010) 16 (2): 346–350.
Published: 01 April 2010
...Miguel Tamen Tamen's essay is one of a group of responses to Émilie Hache and Bruno Latour's article “Morality or Moralism?” which advocates our “sensitization” to nonhuman things. Tamen examines the picture of universal reciprocation that Hache and Latour propose, according to which, when I “bow...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2017) 23 (2): 254–302.
Published: 01 April 2017
... theory to escape the otherwise inevitable influence of French avant-garde literary movements. These writers—Henry James in part 1, Donald Davie in part 2, and the “American Bakhtinian” critics in part 3—found in Russian examples a responsible yet radical and morally oriented alternative to what they...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2009) 15 (1): 39–58.
Published: 01 January 2009
... well as his conception of himself as a moral agent in a world of moral possibility. Simone Weil provides a similar version of a quietist waiting with . To an ungenerous “active searching” she opposes a fundamental generosity, a “waiting or attentive and faithful immobility” through which one is able to...
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Common Knowledge (1 September 2017) 23 (3): 404–439.
Published: 01 September 2017
... theory in order to escape the dominant influence of avant-garde movements in France. These Anglophone writers found in Russian exemplars a responsible, morally rigorous, and pragmatic, yet philosophically sophisticated, alternative to what they described as the amoral, superficial, and pretentious...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2014) 20 (3): 404–411.
Published: 01 August 2014
... that there is more calm and abundance in the natural world than civilized humanity supposes, with its fantasies of nature red in tooth and claw. Nietzsche continues to be associated with Darwin owing to Darwin's class-based racism, but Nietzsche's argument was that slave morality inexorably works...
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Common Knowledge (1 September 2015) 21 (3): 399–405.
Published: 01 September 2015
... expressed caveats about how justice and truth must take precedence over peace, how recovery from ill treatment may be impossible, how quietism is not a moral option, and how realism demands a national policy and a personal strategy of, at best, contingent forgiveness. He concedes that the attitudes of those...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2010) 16 (2): 233–246.
Published: 01 April 2010
... ulema criticized the practice as dissimulation and, hence, morally wrong, ironically they too adopted the strategy when encountering autocratic and oppressive Sunni regimes that suffocated the right of the people to voice their demand for just treatment. The article demonstrates that the strategy...