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Common Knowledge (2011) 17 (1): 195–196.
Published: 01 January 2011
...Shira Wolosky Daniel Boyarin, Socrates and the Fat Rabbis (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2009), 408 pp. Duke University Press 2011 LITTLE REVIEWS Steve Pincus, 1688: The First Modern Revolution (New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2009), 647 pp...
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Common Knowledge (2012) 18 (3): 387–418.
Published: 01 August 2012
... SOCRATES BECAME PERICLES Václav Havel’s “Great History,” 1936–2011 Adam Michnik Translated by Agnieszka Marczyk In one of his “Letters to Dubenka,” Bohumil Hrabal writes: Dear Miss April, On the day when Mr. Václav Havel became the new president of this republic of ours...
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Common Knowledge (2023) 29 (2): 193–205.
Published: 01 May 2023
...Paul Demont Abstract In consonance with the view of Aristotle in book 4 of the Politics , Montesquieu wrote that “selection by lot is in the nature of democracy; election by choice is in the nature of aristocracy.” Although the drawing of lots was a marker of classical Athenian democracy, Socrates...
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Common Knowledge (2019) 25 (1-3): 76–91.
Published: 01 April 2019
... with an analysis of its classic illustration in Plato’s Theaetetus as leveled by Socrates against Protagoras’s “Man is the measure . . ,” the essay considers various aspects of the charge, including its paradigmatic theatrical staging, its frequent pedagogic restaging, its logical and rhetorical structure, its...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (1): 5–8.
Published: 01 January 2015
..., and from Socrates's description of a luxurious city, this piece argues that what we are inseparable from are mostly things and persons that our body can go on without. To the extent that such things and persons, and the relationship in which we stand to them, are distinct from our bodies, what we...
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Common Knowledge (2014) 20 (2): 257–264.
Published: 01 April 2014
... an account of just such a standard. Yet her argument that “other than pointing and hoping, there are no rules, no algorithms, by which human perception of a gestalt may be facilitated” sells the work of teachers short. An alternative case is made by Plato in his representation of Socrates-as-teacher...
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Common Knowledge (2011) 17 (3): 433–440.
Published: 01 August 2011
.... Socrates from Exercises Spiritual Life: of Way...
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Common Knowledge (2022) 28 (1): 160–162.
Published: 01 January 2022
... Liberty's aegis, as if they had been part of her inclusive couture all along. Parallel projects to keep Plato as high priest include jettisoning the philosopher-king model while peddling the eminence of a Platonic process; say, the Socratic method. For example, Jill Frank in Poetic Justice reads...
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Common Knowledge (2002) 8 (2): 357–363.
Published: 01 April 2002
... demonstrated that everybody else’s view was inconsistent or false or both, and because that demonstration has been accepted by everybody involved. We could call this the Protarchus motif. In Plato’s Philebus, Protarchus, Socrates’ interlocutor, remarks, toward...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (3): 379–389.
Published: 01 September 2015
..., statements, specific newexpert’s the to carefully listen circumstances, different adaptto have hewill expert, another into runs Socrates encounter. When other any to generalized be cannot time this Euthyphro worked with Whatever itwell. to point as adeep,substantive...
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Common Knowledge (2021) 27 (1): 1–39.
Published: 01 January 2021
..., and future are simultaneously and immediately available, whereas human understanding was conceived as limited by temporal linearity. Mediation between these two modalities entailed irrational and thus enigmatic processes. Timaeus, in the Platonic dialogue named for him, tells Socrates that God gave unto man...
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Common Knowledge (2012) 18 (2): 208–219.
Published: 01 April 2012
... for“Stoptalking term ageneral be ­Glass Socrates had a complex notion of what you could call the class ofpos class the acomplexhad of notion call whatyou could Socrates...
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Common Knowledge (2009) 15 (2): 316–318.
Published: 01 April 2009
... , Common Knowledge isofCarpenter Class Virtues of Authenticity: Essays on Plato and Socrates and Plato on Essays Authenticity: of Virtues . He is also coeditor of coeditor . He...
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Common Knowledge (2012) 18 (2): 229–238.
Published: 01 April 2012
... with as well share they common in have seventy at andSocrates age of years five at Socrates What traits. of identifying no collection retaining while themselves with identical remain they that them with obvious jargon),it immediately as is cal metaphysi professional in continuants...
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Common Knowledge (2014) 20 (2): 265–272.
Published: 01 April 2014
... In her own efforts to find ways of expressing her conception of lyric phi lyric of conception her expressing of ways find to efforts her own In versions radical at less hints Socrates and monism, flux of both cases...
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Common Knowledge (2008) 14 (1): 124–135.
Published: 01 January 2008
...   —   forced to take positions in disputes that they as as they that disputes in positions take to forced persuasive ,I donot intend what Socrates, his...
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Common Knowledge (2014) 20 (1): 46–54.
Published: 01 January 2014
... Sophism. and rhetoric, ofpoetry, that to superior ofaway life as of philosophy marketing Plato,their and in Socrates ogy into this list, since she seems to me caught in the non- the meto...
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Common Knowledge (2023) 29 (1): 86–101.
Published: 01 January 2023
... Pythagorean insight in one Socratic interlocutor, Theaetetus, whose name graces the Platonic dialogue on the nature of knowledge. That dialogue was the main text used to motivate the version of epistemology that was practiced in late twentieth-century analytic philosophy—which is to say, in Rorty's day...
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Common Knowledge (2012) 18 (2): 382–386.
Published: 01 April 2012
...: Essays on Plato and Socrates and Plato on Essays Authenticity: of Virtues...
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Common Knowledge (2014) 20 (2): 223–234.
Published: 01 April 2014
... self- autobiography essentially is philosophy that claim ous scandal oncemade the Nietzsche well. as of philosophy, discipline but the to practitioners to not applies just thyself” Socrates’s “know assumptions. hidden out ferret to is stripes of all philosophers by accepted...