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Common Knowledge (2008) 14 (3): 445–471.
Published: 01 August 2008
...: Devalued Currency, Part 3 MODERNISM’S LOVE CHILD The Story of Happy Architectures Yoke-Sum Wong What is it about Levittown? But children live in Levittown and hid in the shelters underground until the Soviets turned their ships around and tore the Cuban missiles down  — so Billy...
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Common Knowledge (2008) 14 (3): 484.
Published: 01 August 2008
...Alick Isaacs Thomas Laird, The Story of Tibet: Conversations with the Dalai Lama (New York: Grove, 2006), 383 pp. Duke University Press 2008 LITTLE REVIEWS Thomas Laird, The Story of Tibet: Conversations with the Dalai Lama (New York: Grove, 2006), 383 pp...
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Common Knowledge (2008) 14 (3): 497–498.
Published: 01 August 2008
...Robert E. Lerner Zachary Karabell, Peace Be upon You: The Story of Muslim, Christian, and Jewish Coexistence (New York: Knopf, 2007), 343 pp. Duke University Press 2008 LITTLE REVIEWS Thomas Laird, The Story of Tibet: Conversations with the Dalai Lama (New...
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Common Knowledge (2003) 9 (1): 166.
Published: 01 January 2003
... of replacing books and newspapers with microfilm or electronic reproductions. The story is fascinating but depressing, because it shows how consistently library administrators, eager to save space, have failed to understand the function of physical...
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Common Knowledge (2016) 22 (1): 142–146.
Published: 01 January 2016
..., in whenhe was began trade London book the Calder’sin John career (London: CalderPublications, 2013),368pp. The Story of theParis ExpatriatesandthePost-­ John Calder, TheGarden of Eros: doi 10.1215/0961754X-3323289...
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Common Knowledge (2002) 8 (2): 357–363.
Published: 01 April 2002
...Miguel Tamen Duke University Press 2002 END OF STORY Miguel Tamen “To be sure,” Wittgenstein once remarked, “there is justification; but justification comes to an end.”1 Judging from the testimony of Henry John Temple, Viscount Palmerston, here is how the problem...
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Common Knowledge (2010) 16 (3): 560.
Published: 01 August 2010
...Paul Armstrong Susan E. Gunter, Alice in Jamesland: The Story of Alice Howe Gibbens James (Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2009), 464 pp. Duke University Press 2010 LITTLE REVIEWS Sarah McNamer, Affective Meditation and the Invention of Medieval Compassion...
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Common Knowledge (2007) 13 (1): 113–130.
Published: 01 January 2007
...Lori Baker F I C T I O N A N D P O E T R Y GHOST STORY Lori Baker Last year there was a murder in the house on the corner. Nobody seemed to have known the murdered man; he was the sort of whom it is later said in the papers...
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Common Knowledge (2009) 15 (2): 181–196.
Published: 01 April 2009
... have become redundant in a world that has moved on from a crude clash of revolution versus reaction. Symposium: Apology for Quietism, Part 2 Quietism AND POLEMIC A Dialectical Story Lesley Chamberlain To be called a “political quietist” is no compliment...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (1): 44–49.
Published: 01 January 2015
...Colin Davis The great Roman historian Livy describes a radical attempt at conflict resolution in his version of the story of the Horatii. The warring cities of Rome and Alba agree to settle their differences by pitting two sets of triplets against each other in a battle to the death. Two...
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Common Knowledge (2004) 10 (2): 366–367.
Published: 01 April 2004
... Despite a certain informal manner of proceeding, this work proposes as funda- mental an alternative core story of development and relationship—that of Cupid and Psyche—in place of, or at least in contest with, Freud’s story of Oedipus. Here, voice is gained rather than renounced, love between mother...
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Common Knowledge (2021) 27 (1): 116.
Published: 01 January 2021
...Glenn S. Holland Barton John , A History of the Bible: The Story of the World’s Most Influential Book ( New York : Viking , 2019 ), 640 pp. Copyright © 2021 Duke University Press 2021 C O M M O N K N O W L E D G E 11 6 using everything from handwritten notes to cut and pastes...
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Common Knowledge (2010) 16 (2): 287.
Published: 01 April 2010
...Reviel Netz Amir D. Aczel, The Artist and the Mathematician: The Story of Nicolas Bourbaki, the Genius Mathematician Who Never Existed (New York: Basic Books, 2007), 256 pp. Duke University Press 2010 LITTLE REVIEWS...
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Common Knowledge (2018) 24 (2): 332–334.
Published: 01 April 2018
...James Trilling Tolkien J. R. R. , The Story of Kullervo , ed. Flieger Verlyn ( Boston : Houghton Mifflin , 2016 ), 192 pp. Copyright © 2018 by Duke University Press 2018 ...
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Common Knowledge (2019) 25 (1-3): 459–460.
Published: 01 April 2019
...Reviel Netz; Jeffrey M. Perl Aczel Amir D. , The Artist and the Mathematician: The Story of Nicolas Bourbaki, the Genius Mathematician Who Never Existed ( New York : Basic Books , 2007 ), 256 pp. Copyright © 2019 Duke University Press 2019 ...
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Common Knowledge (2008) 14 (1): 146–150.
Published: 01 January 2008
...Manny Karkowsky © 2008 by Duke University Press 2008 not for sale POETRY AND FICTION HUMAN STORIES, I Manny Karkowsky When SeedAdam was first formed he lacked for fingerprints. He would leave no mark of identity, nothing...
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Common Knowledge (2013) 19 (2): 389.
Published: 01 April 2013
...Stuart Clark Chesters Timothy , Ghost Stories in Late Renaissance France: Walking by Night ( Oxford : Oxford University Press , 2011 ), 283 pp. © 2013 by Duke University Press 2013 LITTLE REVIEWS Amy Knight Powell, Depositions: Scenes from the Late Medieval...
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Common Knowledge (2017) 23 (1): 116–119.
Published: 01 January 2017
...Rebecca Brown © 2017 by Duke University Press 2017 not for sale POETRY AND FICTION TWO STORIES FROM MYSTERIOUS Rebecca Brown The Hole There was a hole in her. It was in the upper middle where breast plate, sternum, ribs...
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Common Knowledge (2009) 15 (2): 208–209.
Published: 01 April 2009
...Caroline Walker Bynum Little Reviews Aviad Kleinberg, Flesh Made Word: Saints’ Stories and the Western Imagination, trans. Jane Marie Todd (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2008), 352 pp. Scholars have been fascinated by the saints for well over...
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Common Knowledge (2009) 15 (3): 506.
Published: 01 August 2009
...Caryl Emerson Andrey Platonov, Soul and Other Stories , trans. Robert Chandler and Elizabeth Chandler (New York: New York Review of Books, 2007), 335 pp. Duke University Press 2009 Little Reviews Loren Samons II, What’s...