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Common Knowledge (2004) 10 (2): 198–213.
Published: 01 April 2004
...Wayne Andersen Duke University Press 2004 HOW NOT TO TAKE SIDES Leon Battista Alberti—Renaissance Man? Wayne Andersen My subject here is assertion or assertiveness—or rather, which assertions might be worth disputing and how...
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Common Knowledge (2005) 11 (3): 499.
Published: 01 August 2005
.... doctrines orPythagorean “Orphic” with physics alist materi- sought Anaxagoras’s tocombine Empedocles, someoneby who, like BCE the in written atreatise It contains Renaissance. the since religion ophy and philos- about Greek ofpiece evidence new extraordinary most the is pyre funeral...
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Common Knowledge (2021) 27 (1): 1–39.
Published: 01 January 2021
... Press 1 TOKENS OF LOVE Part 1: Renaissance and Reconnaissance Yaakov A. Mascetti Epistemic fields that determine the nature and boundaries of historical epochs were the topic of Jeffrey Perl s introduction to the first installment of this sym- posium.1 Fortifying those boundaries, he wrote...
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Common Knowledge (2021) 27 (1): 126.
Published: 01 January 2021
...Maggie Ross Corbin Alain , A History of Silence: From the Renaissance to the Present Day , trans. Birrell Jean ( Cambridge : Polity , 2018 ), 155 pp. Copyright © 2021 Duke University Press 2021 C O M M O N K N O W L E D G E 1 2 6 Alain Corbin, A History of Silence: From...
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Common Knowledge (2018) 24 (1): 164.
Published: 01 January 2018
...John Watkins Hurlburt Holly S. , Daughter of Venice: Catherine Corner, Queen of Cyprus and Woman of the Renaissance ( New Haven, CT : Yale University Press , 2015 ), 360 pp. Copyright © 2017 Duke University Press 2017...
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Common Knowledge (2019) 25 (1-3): 452.
Published: 01 April 2019
...Ingrid D. Rowland; Jeffrey M. Perl Gorton T. J. , Renaissance Emir: A Druze Warlord at the Court of the Medici ( Northampton, MA : Olive Branch Press , 2014 ), 248 pp. Copyright © 2019 Duke University Press 2019 ...
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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (1): 161–162.
Published: 01 January 2020
...Joseph Leo Koerner Wouk Edward H. , Frans Floris (1519/20–1570): Imagining a Northern Renaissance ( Leiden, the Netherlands : Brill , 2018 ), 858 pp. Copyright © 2020 Duke University Press 2020 Li tt le R ev ie w s 1 61Edward H. Wouk, Frans Floris (1519/20 1570): Imagining...
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Common Knowledge (2007) 13 (2-3): 460.
Published: 01 August 2007
...Kirsten Schultz T. F. Earle and K. J. P. Lowe, eds., Black Africans in Renaissance Europe (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2005), 434 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 (2002) 8 (3): 551–552.
Published: 01 August 2002
... and Works of a Renaissance Astrologer (Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1999), 284 pp. Ostensibly an account of Girolamo Cardano, a sixteenth-century astrologer and polymath, Grafton’s latest book, itself an example of the sort of erudition...
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Common Knowledge (2002) 8 (3): 552.
Published: 01 August 2002
... and Works of a Renaissance Astrologer (Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1999), 284 pp. Ostensibly an account of Girolamo Cardano, a sixteenth-century astrologer and polymath, Grafton’s latest book, itself an example of the sort of erudition...
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Common Knowledge (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 (2016) 22 (2): 310–311.
Published: 01 May 2016
.... ay Emerson — Caryl faith. and reason orbetween authority, institutional and dignity individual between Tono conflict was there properly“enchurched” cassock. ablack personality, the —  Renaissance. atwelfth- was really there Europe, in elsewhere as Rome...
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Common Knowledge (2016) 22 (2): 319.
Published: 01 May 2016
... - - - - - - ­ Little Reviews 319 © 2016 by Duke University Press 2016 Gorton T. J. , Renaissance Emir: A Druze Warlord at the Court of the Medici . ( Northampton, MA : Olive Branch Press , 2014 ), 248 pp. ...
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Common Knowledge (2002) 8 (2): 417.
Published: 01 April 2002
... of the past.” —Robert Pippin Harry Berger Jr., Fictions of the Pose: Rembrandt against the Italian Renaissance (Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 2000), 487 pp. Berger comes to art history from outside art history, like fresh air through an opened window. But his animated entrance...
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Common Knowledge (2009) 15 (3): 521–522.
Published: 01 August 2009
...G. Thomas Tanselle William H. Sherman, Used Books: Marking Readers in Renaissance England (Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2008), 279 pp. Duke University Press 2009 Little Reviews Loren Samons II, What’s...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (1): 111.
Published: 01 January 2015
... is written for anyone whowonderedforever anyone who not only written is Two Cultures Latin that underwrote Renaissance humanism in its fullest flowering. But as flowering. as But fullest...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (1): 112–114.
Published: 01 January 2015
...Orest Ranum Eden Kathy , The Renaissance Rediscovery of Intimacy . ( Chicago : University of Chicago Press , 2012 ), 149 pp...
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Common Knowledge (2014) 20 (1): 140.
Published: 01 January 2014
...Kathy Eden Zerba Michelle , Doubt and Skepticism in Antiquity and the Renaissance . ( Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 2012 ), 270 pp. © 2013 by Duke University Press 2013 LITTLE REVIEWS Thomas J. Heffernan, The Passion of Perpetua and Felicity (Oxford...
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Common Knowledge (2014) 20 (1): 144–145.
Published: 01 January 2014
...G. Thomas Tanselle Grafton Anthony , The Culture of Correction in Renaissance Europe . ( London : British Library , 2011 ), 256 pp. © 2013 by Duke University Press 2013 LITTLE REVIEWS Thomas J. Heffernan, The Passion of Perpetua and Felicity (Oxford: Oxford...
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Common Knowledge (2011) 17 (1): 191–192.
Published: 01 January 2011
... two insights, Ezra Pound argued that European culture may be “understood as a these Combining century. twentieth the into feltdown itself make to continued and Valla Petrarch, Alberti, that of with identifiable significantly milieu a that permanent,”was Renaissance meaning...