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Common Knowledge (2013) 19 (3): 424–445.
Published: 01 August 2013
...Tim Beasley-Murray This article discusses implicit conceptions of reticence in the early philosophical writings of Mikhail Bakhtin. Contrary to the image of Bakhtin as a thinker of dialogue, polyphony, and voice, it finds a strand in Bakhtin's thought that suggests that there might be good reasons...
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Common Knowledge (2022) 28 (2): 198–205.
Published: 01 May 2022
... calls attention to the many vital functions that silence serves: exposing tacit expectations, opening up creative and psychological space, enabling otherwise impossible relations. Bringing forth the diversity, complexity, and mystery behind hesitation and reticence, Jansson's novella emerges here...
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Common Knowledge (2006) 12 (3): 410–419.
Published: 01 August 2006
..., delicate acts of social resistance imply deeper questions about the social reticence in an entirely different way. He recognized, perhaps instinctively, might be appropriate in some cases, but Hawthorne seems to have understood his...
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Common Knowledge (2016) 22 (1): 122–123.
Published: 01 January 2016
... and believers, of  avoidance sorts other into across leak can mystery ofdivine face the in avoidance and But reticence all...
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Common Knowledge (2022) 28 (2): 206–215.
Published: 01 May 2022
... it is in danger”: the Economist leveled this charge of frailty and reticence against the intellectual community in 2018. 4 That year the Economist also had a charge to press against the voting public: voters had been guilty of lassitude and apathy (“however desirable it might be that voters study...
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Common Knowledge (2006) 12 (3): 379–387.
Published: 01 August 2006
..., For one thing, they are toasking be ignored. Yet the presence of the reticent and and are not infrequently both venerable andvalid. still recoverable be to someeffort, ittakes though tend, dence.But counter-axioms an axiom quotablyaffirmed throughout the furthers ofhistorymyth its self...
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Common Knowledge (2016) 22 (1): 120–122.
Published: 01 January 2016
... and believers, of  avoidance sorts other into across leak can mystery ofdivine face the in avoidance and But reticence all...
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Common Knowledge (2002) 8 (1): 147–151.
Published: 01 January 2002
... 147 The contextualist is the more reticent and philosophically chaste of the 148 two. In the watershed debate, held an intellectual generation ago, between “opti- mistic” and “pessimistic” Kuhnians, the pessimists held the philosophical high ground: truth...
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Common Knowledge (2002) 8 (1): 151.
Published: 01 January 2002
... 147 The contextualist is the more reticent and philosophically chaste of the 148 two. In the watershed debate, held an intellectual generation ago, between “opti- mistic” and “pessimistic” Kuhnians, the pessimists held the philosophical high ground: truth...
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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (1): 172–175.
Published: 01 January 2020
... on a narrowly circumscribed topic. Herbert sets his theo- retical construct to creative work rather than enlisting its terminology to articu- late an understanding already established. His challenging book should be read and debated. Its argument is congenial to me, since I am inclined to attribute to chance...
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Common Knowledge (2006) 12 (1): 1–12.
Published: 01 January 2006
... Clifford Geertz expressed doubt that princely access of the kind described described kind ofthe access princely doubt that expressed Geertz Clifford On the other hand, public resistance is one reason for scholarly reticence reticence...
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Common Knowledge (2016) 22 (2): 256–276.
Published: 01 May 2016
...- signals also reticence But the apolitical. pretendbe to histories secret the background, the to politics high Villedieu’s“Dedication.” Bynotedhave consigning in Ialready that and genre ofthe heart at the lies that paradox the effect, ageneric part in is silence...
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Common Knowledge (2007) 13 (2-3): 497–511.
Published: 01 August 2007
... in public discourse.” polite of notion English the of reflection a be just may reticence “critical that skepticism about philosophical methods in general,” adding, a few sentences later, “this reluctance to state one’s premises is partly because of my empiricism, or my principles,Tzvetan...
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Common Knowledge (2013) 19 (3): 506–517.
Published: 01 August 2013
... to detail one’s own national shames, along with a tendency to discount religion. discount to atendency with along one’sshames, national detail to own of historiography, schools national many in a reticence, been have situation this Two state. nation of consequences secular ofthe...
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Common Knowledge (2010) 16 (1): 66–78.
Published: 01 January 2010
... paradoxically, involves silence and reticence, as the the as reticence, and silence involves paradoxically, key trait of nature: the toleration and accommodation of a opposites.reflects that The language dialogue,new a requires dialogue This components. its of some themselves with the system...
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Common Knowledge (2007) 13 (1): 80–86.
Published: 01 January 2007
... of this nature. But it was Kierkegaard’s difficult temperament and his secrecy that mostly inspired calls for a detailed biography (and also biographers’ reticence to under- Common Knowledge 13:1 DOI 10.1215/0961754X-2006-031 © 2007 by Duke University Press 80...
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Common Knowledge (2017) 23 (2): 225–231.
Published: 01 April 2017
... on That atschool. successes ofmy each reward would a print “Cultures are by nature incommensurable.” nature by are “Cultures delay: and reticence his explains...
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Common Knowledge (2011) 17 (1): 104–110.
Published: 01 January 2011
... whereby its comparative and ethnographic work is assigned a positive rather than with the significance of both.Anthropology isdivested ofthe spoiling reputation seems Strathern more reticent Dumontabout than continuities) the and todeal...
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Common Knowledge (2012) 18 (3): 487–504.
Published: 01 August 2012
... . . retical and practical difficulties. practical and retical...
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Common Knowledge (2012) 18 (1): 22–31.
Published: 01 January 2012
... the small Near Eastern objects, though very tidily. Bing sat at the desk sat atBing the tidily. very though objects, Eastern Near small the of anumber contained and Saxl’sstudy oncehad been bigstudy, which the to moody. and tive inquisi reticent, and indiscreet both experience...