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Common Knowledge (2010) 16 (3): 404–416.
Published: 01 August 2010
..., tional think. (worstor of all) speak, write, ideologies those on my sentences as whenI reference to necessary becomes them the with but themselves ideologies the with not is here concern My ideology, at least ideology of a kind I am required to profess in order to use...
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Common Knowledge (2003) 9 (1): 13–28.
Published: 01 January 2003
... or real, useful or useless, moral content. In those years, my biggest problem was with my narrative style. It was not as if I was unable to write straightforward sentences to which others would lend credence, but I myself...
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Common Knowledge (2016) 22 (3): 500.
Published: 01 September 2016
... to question something beyond doubt. What we cannot imagine doubting may suddenly alter under the oblique effect of another way of thought that cannot share, or even imagine, our certainty. Jullien reads a single Chinese sentence, the beginning of the Yijing...
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Common Knowledge (2004) 10 (1): 33–38.
Published: 01 January 2004
... to bleat out in my presence sentences in the old style about his personal bankruptcy, I set my face reluctantly to sym- pathy. I mean, what could one possibly say in response? “If you can’t stick it out— then don’t”? It wouldn’t be such a great loss, after all, if you were to leap out the window...
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Common Knowledge (2004) 10 (1): 38–41.
Published: 01 January 2004
..., a sentiment so entreating of sym- pathy? The best minds have surrendered themselves to the cult of appearances and discretion because the paying public wants to hear nothing but jokes and reports of success. The last time someone tried to bleat out in my presence sentences in the old style about his...
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Common Knowledge (2021) 27 (2): 320–322.
Published: 01 May 2021
...), but their doing so does not hide the compromises that all must have made, sentence by sentence, to achieve a document that nine could sign. The nine chapters of part II are titled, as if Platonic forms, “Agency,” “Discipline,” “God,” “Human,” “Knowing,” “Materiality,” “Situatedness,” “Untimeliness,” and “World...
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Common Knowledge (2002) 8 (3): 464–481.
Published: 01 August 2002
...: “In every company he shouts us down, / And stops our sentence stuttering his own” (quoted in Monk, 257). Stuttering, self-interruption, here invades others’ speech, which is figured as a single sentence opposed to that of the exceptional...
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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (2): 364–367.
Published: 01 April 2020
... the whole time I was read- ing I had the feeling I was being conned into thinking that it was better than it was. That it was just an illusion, that the sentences appeared to be fantastic, but they were actually not fantastic. As though the author was just COPYING fan- tastic sentences, and thus...
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Common Knowledge (2016) 22 (1): 120–122.
Published: 01 January 2016
... is criminal.” Did Fiske write all the sentences of the one kind, and Rai all sentences of the other? The two sorts, in any case, Common Knowledge 22:1 © 2016 by Duke University Press 120   violence play  in are ofmetaphors game When them. but I survived were, for me...
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Common Knowledge (2002) 8 (2): 273–279.
Published: 01 April 2002
..., there is much more to Quine’s story. Not all sentences are linked to observable situations as tightly as “Gavagai!” and “Rabbit!” are, and Quine draws many distinctions between kinds of sentences and extends his doctrine to these various kinds in ingenious and complex ways. But the basic message...
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Common Knowledge (2003) 9 (1): 119–131.
Published: 01 January 2003
.... The latter are rules for the use of sentences rel- ative to “transphrastic” and “pragmatic” actions, such as narrating, giving a lec- ture, leading someone astray, and so on. Lyotard views both speech-acts and the use of sentences as governed...
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Common Knowledge (2010) 16 (2): 223–232.
Published: 01 April 2010
... not they were Cromwell, and More Thomases, sentencing, in consonance withthe occasion? her papa’s head. Wasn’t More’s showy speech, convictionafter his but before his daughter’shis of soul the stain bribery, and ofher collecting the psyche enormity accept the judgment of the court...
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Common Knowledge (2008) 14 (3): 424–433.
Published: 01 August 2008
...- nate and pertinacious heresy.” That charge, as Bruno’s sentence specifies, hinged on two precise points: first, denying the divinity of Jesus, and, second, refusing to recant on eight propositions presented by the most able of his ten Inquisitors, the Jesuit...
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Common Knowledge (2010) 16 (1): 48–65.
Published: 01 January 2010
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Common Knowledge (2006) 12 (1): 117–126.
Published: 01 January 2006
... if wayup. astronaut. ofthe child pleadsthe comedown, must subtle reasoning, soft music. Hence anearphone inthe helmet. Whatgoes up, requires acceleration rapid vertical during brain tothe supply blood the taining sentence. Main- any sentence. No, that like Like targets. their reach...
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Common Knowledge (2002) 8 (3): 452–463.
Published: 01 August 2002
... and if the sentence may be appealed, is certainly less violent than a society in which the sentence of death is handed down by decree. Obviously, a society in which there is no death penalty is the least violent of all. I regard societies that lack the death...
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Common Knowledge (2014) 20 (2): 265–272.
Published: 01 April 2014
..., to want they theories and topics the tackle to attempting when oflanguage apparentlimits the come upagainst always have therefore, Philosophers, revised. be to have all might argument an build to sentences of such accumulation steady the and of sentences, sequencing linear...
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Common Knowledge (2017) 23 (1): 59–66.
Published: 01 January 2017
... at the transitions the and sentences, the words, the Byhaving times. thirty readperhaps already have that I text a time, first forthe if as read, Isimply if class a more successful have will that I Ifind analytically, and how readcarefully to students my teach to avictory...
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Common Knowledge (2014) 20 (2): 223–234.
Published: 01 April 2014
... in the last proposition of Wittgenstein’s Tractatus ofWittgenstein’s proposition last the ( Philosophy Lyric In apoem. like treated being from sentence showgain whatit can of aphilosophical features structural and assonance, rhythm, the quality: sensuous their stresses contrary...
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Common Knowledge (2004) 10 (3): 371–376.
Published: 01 August 2004
... understand sentence twenty-one-line final its and to you forbids rule central Its game. a is (“Empiricism aphorisms round-’em pleasure. guilty a contextis in him ing frontier.tense alongthe hunted and fenced he Meanwhile Read- advice. Hugh typical was see” you’ll out, it “Wait boredom: in thought—end...