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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (3): 519–520.
Published: 01 September 2015
...David Bellos Findlay Jean , Chasing Lost Time: The Life of C. K. Scott Moncrieff: Soldier, Spy, and Translator . ( New York : Farrar, Straus, and Giroux , 2015 ), 368 pp. © 2015 by Duke University Press 2015...
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Common Knowledge (2016) 22 (3): 505.
Published: 01 September 2016
... likewise war Iraq yetthe groups, society civil with fewerlinks had soldiers These job description. oftheir apart was war forwhom soldiers, fought professional by was war Iraq the contrast, In Vietnam. from USforced withdrawal eventually war the to resistance popular and aims...
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Common Knowledge (2009) 15 (3): 509.
Published: 01 August 2009
...Alick Isaacs James J. Sheehan, Where Have All the Soldiers Gone? The Transformation of Modern Europe (Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 2008), 304 pp. Duke University Press 2009 Little Reviews Loren Samons II, What’s Wrong with...
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Common Knowledge (2009) 15 (1): 97–153.
Published: 01 January 2009
... attention to the paradoxes and ironies of the war from the point of view of a civilian reserve foot soldier and father of five serving in a frontline infantry unit. Significant sections of this narrative are dedicated to the moral, ethical, and religious questions that he grappled with during the war and to...
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Common Knowledge (2016) 22 (1): 105–119.
Published: 01 January 2016
... negotiation. The final instance is of a modern European narrative in which the specific causes and consequences of the Great War are obscure to the soldiers fighting in it. It is random chance, rather than the negotiation or transcendence of difference, that is thought, in this mode, to determine who lives...
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Common Knowledge (2009) 15 (2): 229–268.
Published: 01 April 2009
...Alick Isaacs Following directly upon an account of the author's personal experiences as a young soldier in Gaza during the course of the first intifada in 1987, this essay is an attempt to “cash in” rabbinic statements that present the entire Torah as a path to peace. The essay suggests that the...
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Common Knowledge (2021) 27 (1): 124–125.
Published: 01 January 2021
... years ago but of special relevance now, Tulba s novel tells the story of Obinna, a child soldier. He is eleven years old, living with his mama, papa, and an older brother in an unnamed African village. Obinna dreams of being a doctor when he grows up. And there is no reason why he should not be. He is...
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Common Knowledge (2016) 22 (3): 506.
Published: 01 September 2016
... in bringing by loyalty provetheir they that were spared lives whose those from demanding and ofprisoners numbers vast decapitating in showed noqualms they Irish, native of the savagery barbaric the by appalled be to claimed soldiers u Beiner  —Guy familiar...
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Common Knowledge (2004) 10 (2): 273–285.
Published: 01 April 2004
... pacifist—he is, on the con- trary, a soldier who cannot make peace with the war’s end. But he is also a con- scientious objector to the modern world, to the free flow of capital that renders honor and justice finally irrelevant. Lessing’s drama explores the question of pas...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (2): 341–342.
Published: 01 April 2015
... encounters author whenthe true especially is This narratives. of whole different enemy. of the tures carica merciless of heroismand depictions melodramatic battles; between life squalid often boring, of the and ofbattle scenes soldiers; we now)wouldsay with embedded (as artists andby...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (2): 342–343.
Published: 01 April 2015
... encounters author whenthe true especially is This narratives. of whole different enemy. of the tures carica merciless of heroismand depictions melodramatic battles; between life squalid often boring, of the and ofbattle scenes soldiers; we now)wouldsay with embedded (as artists andby...
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Common Knowledge (2009) 15 (2): 221–223.
Published: 01 April 2009
... happiness children’s the Before Elders ofthe passing the After cease gradually will fingers Remorseful soldiers terracotta by spoken code ancient The wheat and bronze Feel out the eyes my into hand your stretch Please one silent the with converse Go place atlee-side a Arrive...
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Common Knowledge (2002) 8 (2): 304–309.
Published: 01 April 2002
... restructuring of the United States military, pains have been taken to underscore the codes of ethics that derive from the just- war tradition in the military academies and in the training of soldiers, sailors, marines, and flyers. No group in the United States pays more attention to ethi- cal...
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Common Knowledge (2012) 18 (3): 433–450.
Published: 01 August 2012
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Common Knowledge (2016) 22 (3): 503–505.
Published: 01 September 2016
... likewise war Iraq yetthe groups, society civil with fewerlinks had soldiers These job description. oftheir apart was war forwhom soldiers, fought professional by was war Iraq the contrast, In Vietnam. from USforced withdrawal eventually war the to resistance popular and aims...
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Common Knowledge (2017) 23 (2): 351–352.
Published: 01 April 2017
... unknown horror. resources have Butmet with actors initially was theaters the in decadence endto soldiers bourgeois ofuncouth demand the sales; forbad ticket was spectacle) (a competing streets the in Revolution patrons. theater wereSo the conservative. overall, thus, and...
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Common Knowledge (2003) 9 (1): 29–36.
Published: 01 January 2003
... M.P. Headquarters in this idyllic Swabian town.” Only on 2 July, after rumors had reached military offices in Munich, did American soldiers enter the hospital and discover “a wholesale extermination plant.” The American investigators were...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (3): 510–511.
Published: 01 September 2015
... world of nameless governors, farm- ers, ascetics, soldiers, husbands, and wives. There is plenty more research to be done on what this family of texts brings to light, both theological and historical, and this handsomely produced volume is a welcome invitation to...
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Common Knowledge (2010) 16 (1): 137–145.
Published: 01 January 2010
...: different completely heard I then and soldiers, oftoy regiments like barracks their into went back submissively dimmed, faded, speakers the and near drew dawn gray the but slowly, relentlessly   Jews weary pious, and ofnettles sewn togas in dressed judges trees, family forgotten...
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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (2): 355–356.
Published: 01 April 2020
... sixty-two thousand other British soldiers, was held by the Japanese after capture in 1942. That harrowing incarceration formed the moral understanding about human behavior that Watt employed when assessing the three authors under his inspection. As he had been forced to see how people would behave in...