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Common Knowledge (1 August 2018) 24 (3): 434–435.
Published: 01 August 2018
...Stephen Greenblatt Lake Peter , How Shakespeare Put Politics on the Stage: Power and Succession in the History Plays ( New Haven, CT : Yale University Press , 2016 ), 688 pp. Copyright © 2018 by Duke University Press 2018 ...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2008) 14 (1): 166–167.
Published: 01 January 2008
...John Q. Stilwell Paul Raffield, Images and Cultures of Law in Early Modern England: Justice and Political Power, 1558 – 1600 (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2004), 304 pp. © 2008 by Duke University Press 2008 LITTLE...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2013) 19 (1): 148.
Published: 01 January 2013
...Michael P. Kramer Butler Judith , Habermas Jürgen , Taylor Charles , and West Cornel , The Power of Religion in the Public Sphere , ed. and intro. Mendieta Eduardo and Vanantwerpen Jonathan , afterword Calhoun Craig ( New York : Columbia University Press , 2011...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2017) 23 (2): 354.
Published: 01 April 2017
...John Watkins Rossiter William T. , Wyatt Abroad: Tudor Diplomacy and the Translation of Power . ( Woodbridge, UK : D. S. Brewer , 2014 ), 258 pp. © 2017 by Duke University Press 2017...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2003) 9 (2): 254–272.
Published: 01 April 2003
...Dale Kent Duke University Press 2003 CK 9.2-07 Kent_w=_art 3/14/03 10:49 AM Page 254 CHARITY AND POWER IN RENAISSANCE FLORENCE Surmounting Cynicism in Historiography Dale Kent...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2003) 9 (2): 343.
Published: 01 April 2003
... reading about the various examples from which the model was drawn is to con- vince the reader of the benefits (and occasionally the perils) of collaboration. —Linda Hutcheon Michael Guyer, ed., The Power of Intellectuals in Contemporary Germany...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2010) 16 (1): 149.
Published: 01 January 2010
...Caroline Walker Bynum Kevin J. Madigan and Jon D. Levenson, Resurrection: The Power of God for Christians and Jews (New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2008), 304 pp. Duke University Press 2010 Little Reviews Mark S. Schantz, Awaiting the Heavenly Country...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2014) 20 (3): 501–502.
Published: 01 August 2014
...Philip Gossett Tunstall Tricia , Changing Lives: Gustavo Dudamel, El Sistema, and the Transformative Power of Music . ( New York : Norton , 2013 ), 336 pp. © 2014 by Duke University Press 2014 and exported all overYouth(notably, all Bólivar Orchestra). Simon the exported and...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2005) 11 (3): 410–431.
Published: 01 August 2005
...Inga Clendinnen Duke University Press 2005 Symposium: Imperial Trauma, Part 2 THE POWER TO FRUSTRATE GOOD INTENTIONS Or, The Revenge of the Aborigines Inga Clendinnen We are all subtly dominated by tacit presuppositions...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2016) 22 (1): 138–139.
Published: 01 January 2016
...Charles Sullivan Kafka Ben , The Demon of Writing: Powers and Failures of Paperwork . ( New York : Zone Books , 2012 ), 208 pp. © 2016 by Duke University Press 2016...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2019) 25 (1-3): 525–552.
Published: 01 April 2019
... Michael chronicles the processes through which power in Romania following 1989 was quickly seized by representatives of the former Communist Party and the communist secret police (Departamentul Securităţii Statului or Securitate). Led by Ion Iliescu, a former communist leader and one-time protégé of...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2009) 15 (2): 164–180.
Published: 01 April 2009
... Quietism at the same time as they spearheaded an attack against Quietism in Burgundy, emphasizing crimes of spiritual incest or the abuse of clerical authority. Such ambiguity indicates that the Jesuits were motivated by a desire to consolidate political power in Louis XIV... trades court. However, the...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2010) 16 (1): 79–94.
Published: 01 January 2010
...Sidney Plotkin Though a radical critic of capitalist society, Thorstein Veblen was a political quietist. His ideas of social evolution, cultural lag, and predatory power help to explain why. Veblen saw the need for deep-seated social change but despaired of its chances. He was in crucial ways a...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2019) 25 (1-3): 332–338.
Published: 01 April 2019
... conduct, are oblique expressions of aggression, cruelty, and the will to power (as the hermeneutics of suspicion maintains), then the obvious conclusion to reach is that human beings are not fit company for each other. . . . The standard means of veering off from this conclusion is to blame one’s own...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2011) 17 (1): 151–154.
Published: 01 January 2011
... relations; these form the foundation of postdevelopment action in this part of the world and orient actors' “postures of attention” to power relations. Second, this commentary raises questions concerning arrows—archetypal of the protentive element of Amerindian “speculative ontology” and, as such, symbolic...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2008) 14 (1): 29–33.
Published: 01 January 2008
...-ended because the present is, and meanwhile, the meaning of history is in our hands to change. Since we have that power, Eagleton suggests that we recycle figures of the past as characters in a comedy rather than tragedy. Still, it is never possible to say which figures of the past and which works are...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2012) 18 (1): 86–105.
Published: 01 January 2012
... symptoms of Warburg's psychosis, which uncannily prefigure real historical terrors, this article represents the lecture as (in Warburg's words) a powerful “seismograph” of the European soul. Placing us at Warburg's writing desk at the pivotal moment of the author's cure-by-writing, the title page also...
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Common Knowledge (1 September 2017) 23 (3): 381–395.
Published: 01 September 2017
... emergent back-and-forth between a multiplicity of actors, variously human and nonhuman. The author's concern in this new essay is with apparently stable and dependable technologies, such as cars, computers, and power stations, which he conceptualizes here as “islands of stability” in the flux of becoming...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2018) 24 (2): 291–311.
Published: 01 April 2018
... through an exploration of religious objects, Bynum explores recent work on the devotional significance of the footprint, using as her detailed example the footprint of Christ supposedly left on the Mount of Olives and revered by Christians and Muslims. She discusses how the power of this footprint was...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2018) 24 (3): 415–429.
Published: 01 August 2018
... from discussion of current Israeli politics and the power relations between teachers and students. Copyright © 2018 by Duke University Press 2018 historiography teacher-student relations Roll of Ahimaaz Jewish Chronicles of the Crusades academic “Ethics Code” of Israel ...