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Common Knowledge (2017) 23 (2): 348.
Published: 01 April 2017
...Averil Cameron Potter David , Theodora: Actress, Empress, Saint . ( Oxford : Oxford University Press , 2015 ), 288 pp. © 2017 by Duke University Press 2017...
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Common Knowledge (2018) 24 (3): 483.
Published: 01 August 2018
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Common Knowledge (2008) 14 (3): 500–501.
Published: 01 August 2008
...William Weber Gabriel Banat, The Chevalier de Saint-Georges: Virtuoso of the Sword and the Bow (Hillsdale, NY: Pendragon, 2006), 565 pp. Duke University Press 2008 LITTLE REVIEWS Thomas Laird, The Story of Tibet: Conversations with the Dalai Lama (New York...
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Published: 01 January 2022
Figure 8. The Last Judgment tympanum, west central portal, abbey church of Saint-Denis. More
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Common Knowledge (2022) 28 (3): 449.
Published: 01 September 2022
... be less mysterious to ourselves than angels are. Saints, being less abstract than angels, lend themselves far more to storytelling—which is precisely what Weinberger does when he shifts from angels to saints. Having guided the reader through issue after speculative issue in the field of angelology, he...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (1): 107.
Published: 01 January 2015
...Lee Palmer Wandel Duffy Eamon , Saints, Sacrilege, and Sedition: Religion and Conflict in the Tudor Reformations . ( London : Bloomsbury , 2012 ), 256 pp. © 2014 by Duke University Press 2014...
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Common Knowledge (2009) 15 (2): 208–209.
Published: 01 April 2009
...Caroline Walker Bynum Aviad Kleinberg, Flesh Made Word: Saints' Stories and the Western Imagination , trans. Jane Marie Todd (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2008), 352 pp. Duke University Press 2009 Little Reviews Aviad Kleinberg, Flesh Made Word: Saints...
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Common Knowledge (2016) 22 (2): 256–276.
Published: 01 May 2016
... that scholars identify retrospectively as the first French novels. This essay focuses on two of the most popular and influential of these novels, César Vichard de Saint-Réal's Dom Carlos (1672) and the Countess of La Fayette's La Princesse de Clèves (1678), as responses to the devaluation of the marriage...
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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (2): 261–275.
Published: 01 April 2020
... that includes many mausoleums of Muslim saints and other Muslim holy places visited by Christians. The rationale and logic of such exopraxes is wild hope (in the Lévi-Straussian sense of wild ). Pilgrims from one religious community travel to the sacred place of another not so much for communication or contact...
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Common Knowledge (2018) 24 (2): 218–233.
Published: 01 April 2018
... but of an indifference to it and supports his argument by demonstrating—based on his study of 2,600 Muslim votive messages left at the Church of Saint Anthony of Padua in Istanbul—that the logic of exopraxis depends not on hospitality, affection, syncretism, or tolerance, but on a capacity to benefit from difference...
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Common Knowledge (2022) 28 (1): 66–142.
Published: 01 January 2022
...Figure 8. The Last Judgment tympanum, west central portal, abbey church of Saint-Denis. ...
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Figure 9. Pope Francis blessing Synagoga and Ecclesia in Our Time . Bronze statue, 36 × 44 × 26 inches, by Joshua Koffman. Institute for Jewish-Catholic Relations, Saint Joseph's University, Philadelphia. More
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Common Knowledge (2003) 9 (2): 254–272.
Published: 01 April 2003
...—these patron-protectors earned for themselves and their • clients the further protection of patron saints bound to intercede for them in heaven before the ultimate Father and Judge. Modern historians speculating on Kent Cosimo de’ Medici’s motives...
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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (2): 308–332.
Published: 01 April 2020
..., Twilight of the Saints, 15 16 3. See de Certeau, Une pratique sociale de la différence. C O M M O N K N O W L E D G E 3 1 0 4. See Balta, Le fonds ethnographique des réfugiés grecs d Anatolie, and Papailias, Genres of Recollection. 5. De Certeau, Practice of Everyday Life, 18. relevant holy places...
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Common Knowledge (2012) 18 (2): 312–324.
Published: 01 April 2012
... that Krishna’s deceptions are “his entire good”: entire “his are deceptions Krishna’s that say can saint onhow the He focuses us. to mentator comeworkdown whose has 6 verse Regarding     Katkarai his praises My heart 6 (verse Katkarai. his praises and “My Krishna!” night, and outday...
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Common Knowledge (2005) 11 (3): 522–526.
Published: 01 August 2005
... as Napoleon or as Saint Francis. It might matter even more whether I fashion my actions and decisions according to a certain description of Napoleon or Saint Francis. If the description of Napoleon after which I fashion my actions and thoughts is very par...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (2): 340.
Published: 01 April 2015
.... constantly personality author’s the Bernard), and (suchAugustine as saints other and Kant) and cartes doi 10.1215/0961754X-2872666 Yanofsky S. — Noson away.anyone here scare to math nois higher there case, any In science. readerof popular the to understandable way in a made is thepoint...
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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (2): 251–260.
Published: 01 April 2020
... of Muslim reforms undertaken since the eighteenth century and, in recent years, of the rise to power of the Islamic AKP party.10 Although in the past there has been tolerance of the cults of saints expressed, for example, by the erection of mausoleums the greatest firmness may also be brought against...
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Common Knowledge (2012) 18 (3): 487–504.
Published: 01 August 2012
... onseveral superimposed Koimesis asecond and wall, the west on Virgin) the of (Dormition Koimesis a the apse, flanking tion (fig.conch apse the 3 in of Christ Ascension an scenes: narrative few anda soffits; arcade the in of Old Testament busts and figures saints more walls...
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Common Knowledge (2006) 12 (2): 219–251.
Published: 01 April 2006
... the by others, most Saint Jeffrey...