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Common Knowledge (1 January 2016) 22 (1): 43–68.
Published: 01 January 2016
... social forms and values on which peace is based are contained as objective possibilities in the present. Making peace actual requires creative choices. © 2016 by Duke University Press 2016 social reform Parakanã Marubo Koripako João Tuxaua Symposium...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2003) 9 (3): 549.
Published: 01 August 2003
... fundamental changes in family structure and the gen- der system, and in a radical shift in religious attitudes toward sex, the body, and the world that we associate with the Gregorian Reform. —Caroline Walker Bynum Jeffrey Freedman, The Poisoned Chalice (Princeton, NJ...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2003) 9 (3): 550.
Published: 01 August 2003
... fundamental changes in family structure and the gen- der system, and in a radical shift in religious attitudes toward sex, the body, and the world that we associate with the Gregorian Reform. —Caroline Walker Bynum Jeffrey Freedman, The Poisoned Chalice (Princeton, NJ...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2013) 19 (3): 579.
Published: 01 August 2013
...Shira Wolosky Zipes Jack , The Irresistible Fairy Tale: The Cultural and Social History of a Genre ( Princeton, NJ : Princeton University Press , 2012 ), 248 pp. © 2013 by Duke University Press 2013 LITTLE...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2013) 19 (3): 566.
Published: 01 August 2013
...Rebecca Bushnell Mastronarde Donald J. , The Art of Euripides: Dramatic Technique and Social Context ( Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 2010 ), 376 pp. © 2013 by Duke University Press 2013 LITTLE REVIEWS...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2006) 12 (3): 521–522.
Published: 01 August 2006
...William M. Chace Paul Armstrong, Play and the Politics of Reading: The Social Uses of Modernist Form (Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2005), 207 pp. Duke University Press 2006 L I T T L E R E V I E W S Robert Mills, Suspended Animation: Pain...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2006) 12 (2): 197–213.
Published: 01 April 2006
...Nina Pelikan Straus © 2006 by Duke University Press 2006 C O L U M N S FROM DOSTOEVSKY TO AL-QAEDA What Fiction Says to Social Science Nina Pelikan Straus Here, for once, the line between writing and the...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2014) 20 (2): 337–362.
Published: 01 April 2014
...Casper Bruun Jensen In this article, an anthropologist examines the question, asked today in diverse forms by an increasing variety of actors: what is the aim or telos of the social sciences? From within the disciplinary communities of the social sciences themselves, the answers given are...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2006) 12 (3): 388–409.
Published: 01 August 2006
...Christopher Lane Duke University Press 2006 S y m p o s i u m : U n s o c i a l T h o u g h t , U n c o m m o n L i v e s , Pa r t 2 HOW SHYNESS BECAME AN ILLNESS A Brief History of Social Phobia Christopher Lane...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2017) 23 (1): 110.
Published: 01 January 2017
... Reformation CatholicCulture is led not by the biography and social context of of context social biographyand ledis not the by...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2014) 20 (1): 135.
Published: 01 January 2014
...Diarmaid MacCulloch Ozment Steven , The Serpent and the Lamb: Cranach, Luther, and the Making of the Reformation . ( New Haven, CT : Yale University Press , 2011 ), 344 pp. © 2013 by Duke University Press 2013 LITTLE REVIEWS Thomas J. Heffernan, The Passion of...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2005) 11 (3): 497.
Published: 01 August 2005
...), 89 pp. Sophie Barluet, Éditions de sciences humaines et sociales: Le Coeur en danger (Paris: Quadrige, PUF, 2004), 170 pp. Do Common Knowledge readers bemoan a scarcity of good new contributions to the republic of letters? Not like it was in the...
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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 August 2005) 11 (3): 486–487.
Published: 01 August 2005
... (Chicago: Prickly Paradigm, 2004), 89 pp. Sophie Barluet, Éditions de sciences humaines et sociales: Le Coeur en danger (Paris: Quadrige, PUF, 2004), 170 pp. Do Common Knowledge readers bemoan a scarcity of good new contributions to the republic of...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2014) 20 (1): 4–8.
Published: 01 January 2014
...,   evidence abundant is there up- an Germany, in Reformation Protestant the about ofknowing part is Luther about Martin gender roles.and Knowing ture struc family clergy, and the and law, and organization church organization cal politi teachings, social and doctrine religious in...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2015) 21 (2): 196–235.
Published: 01 April 2015
...Judith Beyer; Felix Girke Twenty-five years ago, drawing on her fieldwork among the Zapotec, the legal anthropologist Laura Nader proposed the term harmony ideology to characterize postcolonial systems of justice. She found outward social harmony to be the result of coercion, as people were denied...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2010) 16 (1): 31–47.
Published: 01 January 2010
... antislavery tactics criticized nonviolent reformers like William Lloyd Garrison as men of words instead of men of action. Garrison and his allies rejected the equation of their pacifism with quietism, but the charge that Garrisonian abolitionists were more passive than Brown still survives. In fact, the most...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2017) 23 (1): 67–74.
Published: 01 January 2017
... with three sets of devotional materials—two papier-mâché medallions painted by nuns at the convent of Wienhausen in northern Germany on the eve of the Reformation; a n'kisi n'kondi figure from the Yombe group of Kongo peoples in the nineteenth-century; and a description, taken from Marilynne Robinson's...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2013) 19 (1): 1–27.
Published: 01 January 2013
...Orville Schell This essay, written in memory of the Chinese astrophysicist and dissident Fang Lizhi, reexamines the period in Fang's life when he was vice president of the University of Science and Technology of China and, because of his activities as an educational and political reformer, came to...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2010) 16 (1): 95–109.
Published: 01 January 2010
...- serve purity through the “disownment” of unfitting behavior.1 Some Quakers of this period, however, were involved in social reform outside their immediate communities, and many relied on trade with “the world” for their business suc- cess. Carole Spencer has recently challenged this strict dualism...