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Common Knowledge (2023) 29 (1): 41–58.
Published: 01 January 2023
... on doubly held commitments to radical empirical curiosity about, on the one hand, events of science and culture, and, on the other hand, promises of conceptual speculation for collective learning. This work is highly important for the novel perplexities of the Anthropocene, but not quite in the way...
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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (1): 39–64.
Published: 01 January 2020
... unproblematic, rather than a demand for love or an expectation of loathing. The concept of xenophilia presupposes an abstract category—the xenos —that it regards as anterior to, and independent of, any concrete determinations, while philoxenia understands the xenos to be a quite specific individual. Philoxenia...
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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (2): 230–250.
Published: 01 April 2020
... quite different intellectual contexts: anthropology and literary studies. The proliferation of Latour figurations is shown to be a consequence of interactions between, on the one hand, existing disciplinary constellations of ideas, concerns, and practices, and, on the other hand, his own often ambiguous...
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Common Knowledge (2008) 14 (3): 434–444.
Published: 01 August 2008
... fertile period in poetry, with many talented poets and many potential directions that did not develop into dominant trends. Because literary history almost inevitably looks at dominant directions, it tends to pass over not only individual poets who don't quite fit, but also poetic kinds and directions...
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Common Knowledge (2016) 22 (1): 1–4.
Published: 01 January 2016
.... Rather than fretting over interpretive instability, we are inured to conceptual change and indeterminacy in every domain. But our world becomes circular—ironically, quite stable—when we direct logical reasoning to illuminate its aesthetic double (as Hegel did) or direct art to illuminate its...
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Common Knowledge (2016) 22 (2): 277–283.
Published: 01 May 2016
...Jack Zipes This essay proposes that storytelling be reintroduced into schools and universities, at all levels and in all languages, though in a new and quite particular way. Instead of traditional storytelling that reaffirms the values of a mindlessly competitive and materialist world, the author...
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Common Knowledge (2011) 17 (2): 411–422.
Published: 01 April 2011
... the Henrician Reformation. Dubious of this premise during the previous exchange, the author here examines the lives of three northern English quietists of More's time—Christopher Urswick (c. 1448–1552), Cuthbert Tunstall (1474–1559), and John Redman (1499–1551)—who never quite risked martyrdom but never...
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Common Knowledge (2011) 17 (1): 87–103.
Published: 01 January 2011
... and multiplicities, and the other on a world of not-quite repetitions. The article asks if the binary is not essential to the epistemic work that Western (Euro-American) scholars might want to do, since we forever reinvent the divide between the modern and the post-/pre-modern. Strathern assumes the anthropologist's...
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Common Knowledge (2013) 19 (3): 490–505.
Published: 01 August 2013
... that yoga is an essentially Hindu practice, making their case by appealing to the Yoga Sutras, a text by the Sanskrit author Patanjali. However, on closer examination, the Yoga Sutras seem to exist in a fuzzy, indeterminate space that is not quite “Hindu” in the way the word is understood today...
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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (2): 363.
Published: 01 April 2020
... deplores in contemporary historicism. The other, weaker strand is a more measured version of pluralism one reminding us that fiction is not quite literary studies, literary studies not quite philosophy, philosophy not quite science, and the academy not quite the world entire. Miguel Tamen doi 10.1215...
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Common Knowledge (2014) 20 (3): 509.
Published: 01 August 2014
... Gian sculptor great the and scholars, of popes, attention the attracted statues and of obelisks readings He hadn’tfanciful but his quite, Sphinx. ofthe riddle the solving successfully Oedipus aBaroque script, hieroglyphic decipheredhave to Egyptian ancient claimed Kircher...
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Common Knowledge (2014) 20 (3): 509.
Published: 01 August 2014
... Gian sculptor great the and scholars, of popes, attention the attracted statues and of obelisks readings He hadn’tfanciful but his quite, Sphinx. ofthe riddle the solving successfully Oedipus aBaroque script, hieroglyphic decipheredhave to Egyptian ancient claimed Kircher...
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Common Knowledge (2013) 19 (2): 224–236.
Published: 01 April 2013
.... cultural of any mathematicians trained between cation communi easy an ensures usually words English five hundred fewerthan and of formulas body main ofthe knowledge ofsupply formulas; rich its to contrast poor, quite is in language mathematical modern because only possible became...
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Common Knowledge (2003) 9 (3): 363–393.
Published: 01 August 2003
...-called comprehensive Bildung in the German-speaking world was not so comprehensive. Shakespeare belonged to it but not Jane Austen, the great Russians counted, but no Bulgarian.” Bildung, it seems, was thus quite exclusionary. Nonetheless, Gombrich’s own allegiance...
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Common Knowledge (2021) 27 (3): 500–514.
Published: 01 August 2021
... in his native Russia gives me chills. He was reborn in America, which is the ultimate meaning of coming to this continent, and after reaching the greatest possible renown a writer could ever aspire to in a country as resistant to anything that comes from outside as the United States is, he quit the New...
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Common Knowledge (2016) 22 (1): 129.
Published: 01 January 2016
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Common Knowledge (2009) 15 (3): 412–437.
Published: 01 August 2009
... as a And is this all? this is And Quite a panoply. But your tone suggests that you’d rather aestheticism and and you’d that aestheticism rather panoply. suggests tonea...
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Common Knowledge (2016) 22 (1): 139.
Published: 01 January 2016
... writing with a quite intentional methodological eclecticism. Derridean Derridean eclecticism. methodological intentional a quite with writing power. centralized and employees, multiplied institutions, proliferated had regimes revolutionary successive which in manner ofthe consequence...
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Common Knowledge (2016) 22 (3): 508.
Published: 01 September 2016
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Common Knowledge (2017) 23 (2): 207–224.
Published: 01 April 2017
..., they which in village the people most neverleft imperceptible, be slowto so as was change of a world which in experience real adequately the quite It expressed repression. orreactionary to oflack imagination to either notshould attributed be other. complementedthe...