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Common Knowledge (2010) 16 (3): 557.
Published: 01 August 2010
...Stuart Clark Megan Aldrich and Robert J. Wallis, eds., Antiquaries and Archaists: The Past in the Past, the Past in the Present (Reading, U.K.: Spire Books, 2009), 170 pp. Duke University Press 2010 LITTLE REVIEWS Sarah McNamer, Affective Meditation and the Invention...
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Common Knowledge (2019) 25 (1-3): 364–377.
Published: 01 April 2019
...Jürgen Habermas; Jeffrey M. Perl In this essay Habermas contends that, until 1989, four phases are discernible in how postwar Germany attempted to come to terms with its “unmasterable past.” Between the end of the war in 1945 and the foundation of two German states in 1949, the first reconstruction...
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Common Knowledge (2005) 11 (2): 198–214.
Published: 01 April 2005
... INTRODUCTION: SOME DIFFICULTIES OF EMPIRE— PAST, PRESENT, AND FUTURE Empire, Joseph Nye remarked recently, “has come out of the closet”—and super- fi cially this appears to be the case. The United States’s deployment of its unpar- alleled military power to enforce...
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Common Knowledge (2003) 9 (2): 199–203.
Published: 01 April 2003
... Solzhenitsyn, Israel J. Yuval, Colin Davis, Dale Kent, Georges Didi-Huberman, Downing Thomas INTRODUCTION: A BRIGHTER PAST A benign, supreme intelligence that transcends yet comprehends the universe in detail and speaks a language that we all...
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Common Knowledge (2013) 19 (1): 40–50.
Published: 01 January 2013
...David S. Katz This contribution to part 4 of the Common Knowledge symposium “Fuzzy Studies: On the Consequence of Blur” shows how the reputedly radical position that history is not about eternal truths but about the creative construction of a convincing narrative of past events is not an argument...
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Common Knowledge (2006) 12 (3): 503–507.
Published: 01 August 2006
...Alan Pauls 2006 not for sale Translated by Nick Caistor F I C T I O N A N D P O E T R Y From THE PAST Alan Pauls Translated by Nick Caistor Her writing compulsion was nothing new to him. How often had he...
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Common Knowledge (2008) 14 (2): 278–290.
Published: 01 April 2008
...Uta Gosmann © 2008 by Duke University Press 2008 Symposium: Devalued Currency, Part 2 SPACING THE PAST The Mnemotechniques of Ellen Hinsey Uta Gosmann The epigraph to Ellen Hinsey’s collection of poetry Cities...
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Common Knowledge (2010) 16 (1): 150–151.
Published: 01 January 2010
...Philip Gossett Paul Eggert, Securing the Past: Conservation in Art, Architecture, and Literature (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2009), 302 pp. Duke University Press 2010 Little Reviews Mark S. Schantz, Awaiting the Heavenly Country: The Civil War...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (1): 108.
Published: 01 January 2015
...John Boardman Scarre Geoffrey and Coningham Robin , eds., Appropriating the Past: Philosophical Perspectives on the Practice of Archaeology . ( Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 2013 ), 353 pp. © 2014 by Duke University Press 2014...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (1): 117–118.
Published: 01 January 2015
...Charles Sullivan McDaniel Iain , Adam Ferguson in the Scottish Enlightenment: The Roman Past and Europe's Future . ( Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Press , 2013 ), 276 pp. © 2014 by Duke University Press 2014...
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Common Knowledge (2011) 17 (3): 535–536.
Published: 01 August 2011
...G. Thomas Tanselle Darnton Robert , The Case for Books: Past, Present, and Future ( New York : Public Affairs , 2009 ), 234 pp. © 2011 by Duke University Press 2011 LITTLE REVIEWS Amir Alexander, Duel at Dawn...
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Common Knowledge (2011) 17 (3): 539.
Published: 01 August 2011
...Santiago Zabala Piercey Robert , The Uses of the Past from Heidegger to Rorty: Doing Philosophy Historically ( Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 2009 ), 221 pp. © 2011 by Duke University Press 2011 LITTLE...
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Common Knowledge (2008) 14 (1): 29–33.
Published: 01 January 2008
... and practices are entirely transformative not only of their futures but also of their pasts. Benjamin argued that a work of art is a set of potentials that may or may not be realized in the vicissitudes of its afterlife. The true significance of works might be said, therefore, to emerge only after some as-yet...
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Common Knowledge (2019) 25 (1-3): 1–8.
Published: 01 April 2019
... Knowledge began as an enterprise of “Left Kuhnian” or “Left Wittgensteinian” contextualists, hoping to get beyond the problem known as “incommensurability,” it has become over the past quarter-century a venue in which the commensuration of paradigms and worldviews, even religions and cultures...
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Common Knowledge (2019) 25 (1-3): 341–345.
Published: 01 April 2019
... nations, and there is no way past E. M. Forster’s dictum, in Howard’s End , that “We are not concerned with the very poor. They are unthinkable and only to be approached by the statistician or the poet.” Most of Rorty’s essay focuses on works of Forster demonstrating that, in Rorty’s words, “tenderness...
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Common Knowledge (2019) 25 (1-3): 233–258.
Published: 01 April 2019
... Japan behind government policies of ultranationalism and international expansion. This article shows, instead, how emperors—who are not political but religious figures in Japan—and the Jingū priesthood have acted together over the past thirteen hundred years to sustain the imperial shrine at Ise and its...
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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): 176–191.
Published: 01 April 2019
... will soon be part of a romantic past. Thus it concludes with a speculative touch, or perhaps it is a requiem, relating the creation of rapports to an ecology of practices akin to William James’s always-under-construction pluriverse. comparison concern rapports relativism knowledge production...
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Common Knowledge (2022) 28 (2): 242–260.
Published: 01 May 2022
... and often diametrically opposed actors now advocate sortition as a tool for addressing crises of political representation. How are we to understand this convergence? Over the past two decades, the field of experience and the horizon of expectation of citizens in the global North have profoundly changed...
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Common Knowledge (2022) 28 (3): 366–379.
Published: 01 September 2022
... reprinted this essay as a way of stating their view that nothing has “happened to Richard Rorty” in the past three decades that did not happen as well when he was active in his own self‐defense. He was misconstrued but indispensable when alive, and has remained so in the decades since. By now I am pretty...