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Common Knowledge (1 September 2017) 23 (3): 531.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Susan Stephens Swetnam-Burland Molly , Egypt in Italy: Visions of Egypt in Roman Imperial Culture . ( Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 2015 ), 249 pp. © 2017 by Duke University Press 2017 LITTLE REVIEWS...
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Common Knowledge (1 September 2017) 23 (3): 542–543.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Joachim Whaley Wilson Peter , The Holy Roman Empire: A Thousand Years of Europe's History . ( London : Allen Lane , 2016 ), 942 pp. © 2017 by Duke University Press 2017...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2013) 19 (2): 389–390.
Published: 01 April 2013
...Peter Van Nuffelen Johnson Luke Timothy , Among the Gentiles: Greco-Roman Religion and Christianity ( New Haven, CT : Yale University Press , 2011 ), 461 pp. © 2013 by Duke University Press 2013 LITTLE REVIEWS Amy Knight Powell, Depositions: Scenes from the...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2014) 20 (1): 138.
Published: 01 January 2014
...Maud Gleason Flower Harriet I. , Roman Republics . ( Princeton, NJ : Princeton University Press , 2011 ), 224 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 (1 April 2009) 15 (2): 269–315.
Published: 01 April 2009
... judging, and being judged. Duke University Press 2009 articles roman catholicism and the temptation of shari’a Aidan O’Neill Perhaps, even if I have misread his contributions to the present and immediately...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2010) 16 (1): 158.
Published: 01 January 2010
...Peter Burke Larry Silver, Marketing Maximilian: The Visual Ideology of a Holy Roman Emperor (Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2008), 352 pp. Duke University Press 2010 Little Reviews Mark S. Schantz, Awaiting the Heavenly Country: The Civil War...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2014) 20 (1): 143–144.
Published: 01 January 2014
...David Blackbourn Whaley Joachim , Germany and the Holy Roman Empire , vol. 1 , Maximilian to the Peace of Westphalia, 1493 – 1648 , 722 pp., and vol. 2 , The Peace of Westphalia to the Dissolution of the Reich, 1648 – 1806 , 752 pp. ( Oxford : Oxford University Press , 2012...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2015) 21 (1): 117–118.
Published: 01 January 2015
...Charles Sullivan McDaniel Iain , Adam Ferguson in the Scottish Enlightenment: The Roman Past and Europe's Future . ( Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Press , 2013 ), 276 pp. © 2014 by Duke University Press 2014...
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Common Knowledge (1 September 2015) 21 (3): 528.
Published: 01 September 2015
...David Konstan Dasen Véronique and Späth Thomas , eds., Children, Memory, and Family Identity in Roman Culture . ( Oxford : Oxford University Press , 2010 ), 373 pp. © 2015 by Duke University Press 2015...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2015) 21 (2): 341.
Published: 01 April 2015
...David Konstan Laes Christian , Children in the Roman Empire: Outsiders Within . ( Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 2011 ), 334 pp. © 2015 by Duke University Press 2015...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2015) 21 (2): 346–347.
Published: 01 April 2015
...G. W. Bowersock Jenkyns Richard , God, Space, and City in the Roman Imagination . ( Oxford : Oxford University Press , 2013 ), 407 pp. © 2015 by Duke University Press 2015...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2006) 12 (2): 312.
Published: 01 April 2006
...John Boardman John R. Clarke, Art in the Lives of Ordinary Romans (Berkeley: University of California Press, 2003), 383 pp. © 2006 by Duke University Press 2006 L I T T L E R E V I E W S Hauke Brunkhorst, Solidarity...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2015) 21 (1): 44–49.
Published: 01 January 2015
...Colin Davis The great Roman historian Livy describes a radical attempt at conflict resolution in his version of the story of the Horatii. The warring cities of Rome and Alba agree to settle their differences by pitting two sets of triplets against each other in a battle to the death. Two of the...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2018) 24 (2): 280–290.
Published: 01 April 2018
..., he returned to England, then moved back to Ireland where he had been born, and, after much discernment, converted to Roman Catholicism and became a Jesuit. He returned to India as a Jesuit missionary in 1901. In his remarkable though neglected autobiography, From Evangelical to Catholic by Way of the...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2019) 25 (1-3): 165–168.
Published: 01 April 2019
..., that there is no local knowledge without a cosmopolitan knowledge more widely shared. Contributions to the conferences remarked on the widespread existence in Greek and Roman antiquity of bicultural identity and of hypermultiple citizenship (especially for well-traveled athletes and performers...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2019) 25 (1-3): 525–552.
Published: 01 April 2019
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2012) 18 (1): 134–148.
Published: 01 January 2012
...Caroline van Eck At first sight, classical architecture, with its continuous revivals and reworking of the forms of Greek and Roman building, would appear to offer a privileged field in which to apply Warburg's central notion of the survival of classical forms ( Nachleben der Antike ) and his view...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2009) 15 (1): 23–38.
Published: 01 January 2009
... simply left everything to God. This was a mode of spirituality but also a challenge to the Church and the need for its sacraments. Ecclesiastical authorities of various colors, both protestant and Roman Catholic, found this unacceptable in its earlier manifestations in the later Middle Ages and again in...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2012) 18 (3): 451–463.
Published: 01 August 2012
...Peter Van Nuffelen The term “pagan monotheism” was coined to describe monotheistic tendencies in Greco-Roman religion. Its usefulness has been strongly disputed on various grounds: for introducing a cognitive perspective on ancient religion, which was basically ritualistic; for implicitly taking...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2012) 18 (2): 249–254.
Published: 01 April 2012
...Christopher P. Jones The subject of “the last pagans” or “the end of paganism” in the Greco-Roman world has interested scholars for over a century but begs the question “What is paganism?” Is the term usable as a tool of analysis? It originates from the Latin paganus , meaning “villager,” “rustic...