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Common Knowledge (2012) 18 (2): 249–254.
Published: 01 April 2012
...,” and reflects the way that Latin speakers viewed early Christianity as a phenomenon of the countryside, much as the English heathen , or German Heide , derives from a root meaning “heath.” Greek-speaking Christians, by contrast, used a variety of terms, but their favored one was Hellene , which reflected...
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Common Knowledge (2013) 19 (2): 217–223.
Published: 01 April 2013
... and certainty. A line of descent is drawn from the speaker of Descartes's Meditations on First Philosophy to Dostoevsky's underground man, and the latter is shown to differ from the former mainly in that the underground man sympathizes consciously with Descartes's bête noire , the “evil deceiver” (Descartes's...
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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (3): 407–430.
Published: 01 August 2020
... falling in love with an Irish-speaker while he is in her country to translate Irish place-names into English for an imperial cartographic survey. While the lieutenant is referred to in the play as a Hibernophile, the essay interprets his love as xenophilic: love for the foreignness rather than...
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Common Knowledge (2009) 15 (3): 324–330.
Published: 01 August 2009
... by a year-long strike of its coal miners were stirred again by a recent visit to the United States to attend a conference on Catholic Social Teaching where the growing social and legal acceptance of homosexuality and the continued toleration of lawful abortion were both angrily denounced by two speakers who...
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Common Knowledge (2009) 15 (3): 412–437.
Published: 01 August 2009
... and determinism on Wilde's gospel of inaction, as well as Pater's adaptation of the Winckelmannian view that people and things express their nature most truly when still, one speaker wonders whether aesthetic experience gains some of its significance from its affiliation with leisure. The other resists the idea...
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Common Knowledge (2021) 27 (2): 176–251.
Published: 01 May 2021
... the sonnet per se—it is clear that the poem stands on the distinction between two voices or personalities, though I would suggest that these represent the inharmonious thoughts and yearnings of a single speaker. The first voice implores a silent interlocutor to “send” him “some token” to keep his hope alive...
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Common Knowledge (2005) 11 (2): 185–197.
Published: 01 April 2005
... On ), whole of Baran of whole suspicious regime. a by athreat as read be forbreakfast”—could /youwere probablywhich saving icebox// the and were in /that plums eaten/the have toSayI Just is “This in advises. speaker at arm’s her solicitous length,” keptyourself always /and toyourself...
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Common Knowledge (2007) 13 (2-3): 337–361.
Published: 01 August 2007
... as nostalgic, but the nostal represented in spatial terms but glossed by the speaker as temporal (“If the street Wearily” / “turning of iconography This backward. look to speaker the requires parting their that so street”) the of end the at he (“and them between distance crete...
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Common Knowledge (2009) 15 (3): 348–364.
Published: 01 August 2009
... , there to to is is - - say the agent the say them. In Hare’s case, it is the shamelessness of the end that suggests that how we nature of the end may itself suggest attention to such subsidiary ends or neglect of the neglectmay someitimpropriety. cases, speaker without In another though may properly have one...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (1): 141–171.
Published: 01 January 2015
... the English right English the meaning to it?to meaning doin not awordhave that equivalent languages other and ofEnglish speakers...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (2): 344.
Published: 01 April 2015
.... Vladimir Alexandrov, TheBlackRussian speakers of Latin and the vernacular form of Latin that would become modern modern would become that of Latin form vernacular the and of Latin speakers includedspeakers, Greek mixture this century, fifteenth the to From twelfth the of cultures. mix...
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Common Knowledge (2003) 9 (1): 42–49.
Published: 01 January 2003
...: A woman is giving a paper. It is an attack on another woman’s recent book; the entire paper is devoted to demolishing it, and the speaker is doing a superb job. The audience has begun to catch the spirit of the paper, which is witty, elegant, pellucid...
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Common Knowledge (2016) 22 (3): 510.
Published: 01 September 2016
... to opposed as linguistic, any there Are orMalay? Chinese than rather ofwhy English question the numbers, large appear.to like sometimes they than ofEnglish views own their in driven cally English- that conclusions his own at surprised seems He speakers. by its defined...
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Common Knowledge (2009) 15 (3): 472–500.
Published: 01 August 2009
...(whether offor destinations one’spresent or virtual) isa remarks simultaneously or actually other, the addressing party can generate distortions, especially when one main speaker, while explicitly ness; and both of these can be However,functions. useful the presence function of may...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (2): 344–345.
Published: 01 April 2015
.... Vladimir Alexandrov, TheBlackRussian speakers of Latin and the vernacular form of Latin that would become modern modern would become that of Latin form vernacular the and of Latin speakers includedspeakers, Greek mixture this century, fifteenth the to From twelfth the of cultures. mix...
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Common Knowledge (2012) 18 (3): 557–568.
Published: 01 August 2012
... Surrealism. She calls into question the Surrealists’ claim that that claim Surrealists’ the question into She calls Surrealism. The speaker does not, as Bakhtin...
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Common Knowledge (2013) 19 (1): 51–64.
Published: 01 January 2013
... French speakers (one the English wife of a French soldier and the of aFrench the soldier and wife (one English ­French the speakers...
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Common Knowledge (2016) 22 (3): 509–510.
Published: 01 September 2016
... to opposed as linguistic, any there Are orMalay? Chinese than rather ofwhy English question the numbers, large appear.to like sometimes they than ofEnglish views own their in driven cally English- that conclusions his own at surprised seems He speakers. by its defined...
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Common Knowledge (2021) 27 (1): 1–39.
Published: 01 January 2021
... not prevent him from defining, as one of the orator s priorities, the vivid conveyance of a scene or concept, by means of which an audience could experience sensuously what the speaker wants them to picture and consider. Given Aristotle s definition, in the Rhetoric, of the capacity of spoken words to set...
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Common Knowledge (2012) 18 (2): 255–266.
Published: 01 April 2012
... speaker’s the because but preter, inter of the ignorance of any consequence in uncertain not mean we uncertain intrinsically By proposition. the by allowed or excluded as them regarded have he would speaker, the by contemplated been they had whether...