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Common Knowledge (2004) 10 (1): 158.
Published: 01 January 2004
..., while (3) sweet reason, reasonableness, collaborative reflection based on common sensibility and cautious judgment were all demoted. He means also that (4) this demotion was academically enforced by the creation of disciplines COMMON KNOWLEDGE COMMON that became...
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Common Knowledge (2006) 12 (2): 181–196.
Published: 01 April 2006
...Stanley N. Katz © 2006 by Duke University Press 2006 C O L U M N S DEMOCRATIC CONSTITUTIONALISM AFTER MILITARY OCCUPATION Reflections on the United States’ Experience in Japan, Germany, Afghanistan, and Iraq...
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Common Knowledge (2018) 24 (3): 474–482.
Published: 01 August 2018
...Jeffrey M. Perl By way of introducing new English translations of critical works by two French post-Symbolist poets and a Russian Formalist theoretician, the editor of Common Knowledge reflects, as the journal’s twenty-fifth anniversary approaches, on the overlapping political and academic contexts...
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Common Knowledge (2007) 13 (2-3): 429–450.
Published: 01 August 2007
...Mary Baine Campbell; Lorraine Daston; Arnold I. Davidson; John Forrester; Simon Goldhill Duke University Press 2007 S y m p o s i u m : A “ D i c t a t o r s h i p o f R e l a t i v i s m ” ? ENLIGHTENMENT NOW Concluding Reflections on Knowledge...
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Common Knowledge (2007) 13 (2-3): 458–459.
Published: 01 August 2007
...Natalie Zemon Davis Carlo Ginzburg, Wooden Eyes: Nine Reflections on Distance , trans. Martin Ryle and Kate Soper (London: Verso, 2002), 276 pp. Duke University Press 2007 L I T T L E R E V I E W S Temple Grandin and Catherine Johnson, Animals in Translation...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (2): 196–235.
Published: 01 April 2015
... PRACTICING HARMONY IDEOLOGY Ethnographic Reflections on Community and Coercion Judith Beyer and Felix Girke What is harmony? Understood less controversially with regard to its role in music, harmony as a concept has been applied...
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Common Knowledge (2011) 17 (2): 394–410.
Published: 01 April 2011
... Business DISQUIETING TIME Further Reflections on Modernism and Quietism Charles M. Tung The “Apology for Quietism” appearing in Common Knowledge has concerned, in no small measure, the relationship of quietism to temporality...
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Common Knowledge (2022) 28 (3): 331–342.
Published: 01 September 2022
...György Konrád; Peter Sherwood Abstract In this autobiographical essay, written in 2018 and previously unpublished, the late György Konrád intertwines his memories as a child during World War II with more theoretical reflections (and unanswered questions) on the war, its repercussions, its lessons...
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Common Knowledge (2012) 18 (2): 249–254.
Published: 01 April 2012
...,” and reflects the way that Latin speakers viewed early Christianity as a phenomenon of the countryside, much as the English heathen , or German Heide , derives from a root meaning “heath.” Greek-speaking Christians, by contrast, used a variety of terms, but their favored one was Hellene , which reflected...
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Common Knowledge (2012) 18 (3): 538–540.
Published: 01 August 2012
... Southeast Asia ), it lacks any reflection on the history of anarchism beyond the observation that tens of millions of persons wanted to avoid being bossed and taxed by the state. There is in the book, moreover, an absence of reflection on the oppressive nature of society: the state, Scott claims, is always...
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Common Knowledge (2011) 17 (2): 231–246.
Published: 01 April 2011
...Philip Gossett This article—part of a Common Knowledge symposium titled “Between Text and Performance”—argues that the publication of a new edition of Il barbiere di Siviglia in Works of Gioachino Rossini (Bärenreiter-Verlag, Kassel) offers an excellent opportunity to reflect upon the written text...
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Common Knowledge (2012) 18 (1): 17–21.
Published: 01 January 2012
...Peter Mack This essay reflects on the different uses that its author has made of the Warburg Institute Library, first as a student, resident in the Library for two years, then as a visitor on day-long research trips from Warwick, and most recently as director of the Institute. After describing how...
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Common Knowledge (2008) 14 (1): 1–9.
Published: 01 January 2008
...Evelyn Brooks Higginbotham This memorial tribute reflects on the personal and intellectual qualities of Elizabeth Fox-Genovese (1941–2007), who was the author's teacher. Higginbotham says that her first impressions of Fox-Genovese, formed in a graduate seminar in European history at the University...
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Common Knowledge (2012) 18 (1): 106–116.
Published: 01 January 2012
..., dromenon covers law, social institutions, folklore, and customs, among which Warburg located politics. This essay is in large part a reflection on what Warburg understood by politics and its inherent conflict with libraries. For Warburg, both politics and libraries were ways of managing time; and the basic...
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Common Knowledge (2009) 15 (1): 97–153.
Published: 01 January 2009
...Alick Isaacs This memoir is a detailed and reflective (though highly subjective) account of the author's experiences in the summer of 2006. Starting with the outbreak of the Second Lebanese War, it moves on to describe his call-up and conscription, border service at the IDF outpost in Metulla...
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Common Knowledge (2018) 24 (3): 389–396.
Published: 01 August 2018
... Seminar” component of the “Making and Knowing Project,” under the direction of Professor Pamela Smith, each was responsible for reconstructing, annotating, and contextualizing historical recipes from a sixteenth-century French manuscript. Working both in and beyond their chemistry lab, the authors reflect...
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Common Knowledge (2018) 24 (3): 366–374.
Published: 01 August 2018
... the professional and pedagogical challenges involved in organizing the class and the strategies employed to encourage critical reflection and historical thinking among the students. In addition, the author explores his own insecurities as a teacher and explains the means that, over many years of teaching...
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Common Knowledge (2018) 24 (3): 415–429.
Published: 01 August 2018
... together the work of ancient and medieval historians, to examine their own positions vis-à-vis the discipline of history and to reflect on its political and rhetorical aspects. The seminar, titled “Jews, Pagans, and Christians Write History in Antiquity,” was meant to question, through self-reflexive...
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Common Knowledge (2019) 25 (1-3): 200–203.
Published: 01 April 2019
... painting The Woman with the Pearl Necklace at an exhibit in 2001 at the Metropolitan Museum. Later she discovers that the painting had not left Berlin for inclusion in the New York exhibit. “I can only hypothesize,” she reflects, “that I must have deeply needed a moment out of ordinary time” and so “saw...
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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...