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Common Knowledge (1 April 2012) 18 (2): 267–291.
Published: 01 April 2012
... Agustín de Ribera, “the Boy Who Saw Angels” Mercedes García-Arenal­ The decree of 1502 abolishing the legal existence of the Islamic religion in the territories of the Crown of Castile gave Muslims the choice between converting and emigrating but set conditions for exile that were...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2013) 19 (2): 211–216.
Published: 01 April 2013
... traditional, interested in supporting and encouraging the humanities, and “stuck in the historical past.” Cole reports that where Terman saw opportunities in the future, Barzun saw threats. Cole's book leaves many questions unanswered. In universities increasingly funded externally, what stance should...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2011) 17 (2): 205–220.
Published: 01 April 2011
..., Toulmin's teacher and a lover of Tolstoy. All three men understood philosophy as having taken a wrong turn with the rise of rationalism, which occasioned to the idea that social life could be shown to conform to a hard science modeled on Newtonian physics. They saw the dream of a social science as entirely...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2011) 17 (2): 371–374.
Published: 01 April 2011
... reveals herself a romantic. In so doing, she takes her place, a modest one, in the ranks of twentieth-century writers (Eliot, Pound, Yeats, Brecht) who also ventured into the construction of unworkable social visions that would supplant what they saw around them. Her adventure, while less ambitious, is no...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2011) 17 (2): 411–422.
Published: 01 April 2011
... abandoned their own principles either. This essay concludes that Tunstall was the most heroic of the three. As a bishop (for well over thirty years), he could have burned heretics in the 1530s and 1550s but he sent no one to death—a record perhaps better than that of Thomas More, who saw sedition in some of...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2010) 16 (1): 79–94.
Published: 01 January 2010
...Sidney Plotkin Though a radical critic of capitalist society, Thorstein Veblen was a political quietist. His ideas of social evolution, cultural lag, and predatory power help to explain why. Veblen saw the need for deep-seated social change but despaired of its chances. He was in crucial ways a...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2011) 17 (1): 104–110.
Published: 01 January 2011
... context of the related effort of Louis Dumont, which involved a sustained critique of Eurocentricism, in which he saw anthropological comparativism as hitherto being bound. A question is raised concerning the extent to which Strathern has escaped the kind of criticism that Dumont developed. Additionally...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2002) 8 (2): 280–283.
Published: 01 April 2002
... confirms what I saw. Two weeks later, on a Saturday morning, I got up early, having decided to be at the Met when it opened. I wanted to go immediately to the end of the exhibit (as I often do) and work my way back against the crowd to see more of the paintings in peace. I was less tired; it...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2016) 22 (1): 140.
Published: 01 January 2016
... that they saw in the two celebrated instances of the of the celebrated instances two the in saw they that...
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Common Knowledge (1 May 2016) 22 (2): 326.
Published: 01 May 2016
..., garden. English of an Tajaversion itset ofin and the restoration whothe to saw Mahal Curzon, Lord to thanks spot, onthe preserved home, butcarefully muchmore was taken was much good: was especially India recordin British The heritage. America’s British of a part as house...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2008) 14 (3): 478–483.
Published: 01 August 2008
... phantom your raise please Thing, NotLiving One Operation through lived youwho and wig-splitting, wisdom-acquisition, wetting, necklacing by your creators, or who heard your nicknamed suffering maimed conveniently yourselves saw who characters all Tom,Jerry, Dahmer, Jeffrey torture, put...
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Common Knowledge (1 September 2017) 23 (3): 539–540.
Published: 01 September 2017
... [1985] belonged) leaves too much out. Surely the past century saw efforts to to efforts saw [1985] century past the muchSurely out. too leaves belonged...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2015) 21 (1): 117–118.
Published: 01 January 2015
... envious an Tacitus, hethat saw Like despotism. amilitary end in likely republicwould imperial an that believed also empire, British the were building that wars the in whoserved had Ferguson, republican. was spirit its ernment, ofGreat Britain’s form gov the however monarchical...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2017) 23 (1): 105–106.
Published: 01 January 2017
... —  but maybe he saw it on stage? ithestage? saw on but maybe...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2002) 8 (2): 407–414.
Published: 01 April 2002
... see what I could see And then I saw, and then I saw I could not see to see I was surrounded by various dead And so I said: Dear friends, I said, blessèd be our union, 414 It is like the mind entirely circular For the essence of a circle is a circle And...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2006) 12 (2): 302–304.
Published: 01 April 2006
... of ornithology. When he saw an unusual bird he would shoot it. In this he was hewas this hewouldshootIn bird it. unusual hean saw When of ornithology. though he left it on the porch when he went to church, as he did every Sunday. ers to thathouseof country his neighbors. aHecarried sizable...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2008) 14 (1): 146–150.
Published: 01 January 2008
... bizarre some knowledge is not fathomable by pumps. She saw thatseduction and repulsion were released for public consump foot into others of hearts the change to favor, curry to change, effect to used be A new glint appeared in Eve’s eye. Knowledge exists! And beyond existence, it can...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2006) 12 (3): 503–507.
Published: 01 August 2006
... In the beginning, Rimini saw them as love offerings and felt flattered. flattered. felt and offerings love as them saw Rimini beginning, the In...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2011) 17 (3): 551–572.
Published: 01 August 2011
...   —  . Valles • Hand Work 559 Common Knowledge 560 I saw the image of my dying God. dying ofmy image the saw I lordor helevied be man...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2005) 11 (2): 319–325.
Published: 01 April 2005
... rst cathedral I ever saw was in Katerini in was saw Iever cathedral rst ed under the word the ed under...