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Common Knowledge (2006) 12 (3): 520–521.
Published: 01 August 2006
...Nabil Matar Alastair Hamilton and Francis Richard, André du Ryer and Oriental Studies in Seventeenth-Century France , Arcadian Library Series (London: Oxford University Press, 2004), 200 pp. Duke University Press 2006 L I T T L E R E V I E W S Robert Mills, Suspended...
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Common Knowledge (2017) 23 (3): 533–534.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Adam S. Cohen Derolez Albert , The Making and Meaning of the Liber Floridus: A Study of the Original Manuscript, Ghent, University Library MS 92 . ( Turnhout : Brepols , 2016 ), 355 pp. Joyner Danielle , Painting the “Hortus Deliciarum”: Medieval Women, Wisdom, and Time...
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Common Knowledge (2017) 23 (3): 543–544.
Published: 01 September 2017
... , 2016 ), 463 pp. Hoogstede Luuk , Sprong Ron , Erdmann Robert G. , Gotink Rik Klein , Ilsink Matthijs , Koldeweij Jos , Nap Hanneke , and Velhuizen Daan , Hieronymus Bosch, Painter and Draftsman: Technical Studies . ( New Haven, CT : Yale University Press...
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Common Knowledge (2003) 9 (3): 488–507.
Published: 01 August 2003
...Wai Chee Dimock Duke University Press 2003 PLANETARY TIME AND GLOBAL TRANSLATION “Context” in Literary Studies Wai Chee Dimock What is the appropriate scale for the study of culture and, in particular, the study...
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Common Knowledge (2003) 9 (2): 351.
Published: 01 April 2003
.... 343 Written by a sociologist using “group theory” to explore the workings of circles—circles of writers, artists, social reformers, and others—this study argues that creativity is not a result of isolation and individuation or even...
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Common Knowledge (2019) 25 (1-3): 440.
Published: 01 April 2019
...Jeffrey M. Perl; Jeffrey M. Perl Copyright © 2019 Duke University Press 2019 Weber William , The Rise of Musical Classics in Eighteenth-Century England: A Study in Canon, Ritual, and Ideology ( Oxford : Clarendon Press , 1992 ), 274 pp. ...
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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (2): 230–250.
Published: 01 April 2020
...Casper Bruun Jensen Early in his career, Bruno Latour’s limited readership consisted mainly of the research community in science and technology studies (STS) that he helped to inaugurate. Today the situation could hardly be more different. Latour is now subject to the “translations”—the processes...
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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (3): 435–436.
Published: 01 August 2020
...Marsha Keith Schuchard Cheshire Paul , William Gilbert and Esoteric Romanticism: A Contextual Study and Annotated Edition of “The Hurricane” ( Liverpool : Liverpool University Press , 2018 ), 253 pp. Copyright © 2020 Duke University Press 2020 Li tt le R ev ie w s 4 3 5logue...
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Common Knowledge (2021) 27 (2): 313.
Published: 01 May 2021
...Susan A. Stephens In his introduction, Frankfurter states the ambitious goal of redirecting modern studies of magic from the etic (where what constitutes magic is determined by the modern author) to the emic (where it is the ancient cultures being studied that decide what rituals...
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Common Knowledge (2022) 28 (3): 402–423.
Published: 01 September 2022
... of science studies” (Bruno Latour, Isabelle Stengers, and Donna Haraway), Gaskill finds that Rorty's persistent assumption of nature/culture and word/world dichotomies is politically dangerous and prevents his comprehending both distributed agency and the complexity of human entanglements with the nonhuman...
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Common Knowledge (2002) 8 (2): 415–416.
Published: 01 April 2002
... somewhat less compelling than the overall thesis, but Mémoire du mal is a brilliant and deeply moving book that deserves the widest dissemination. —Marjorie Perloff Harold Fisch, The Biblical Presence in Shakespeare, Milton and Blake: A Comparative Study (Oxford: Clarendon, 1999), 331 pp...
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Common Knowledge (2012) 18 (3): 451–463.
Published: 01 August 2012
... in studies of ancient religion. © 2012 by Duke University Press 2012 Symposium: Fuzzy Studies, Part 3 BEYOND CATEGORIZATION “Pagan Monotheism” and the Study of Ancient Religion Peter Van Nuffelen After a long slumber, the debate about...
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Common Knowledge (2012) 18 (3): 528–537.
Published: 01 August 2012
.... Scott’s book is examined as a prime example of how the study of politics can and should help to effect political change — and its insights on anarchism as a way of life are applied to the Occupy Wall Street movement. © 2012 by Duke University Press 2012 Reviews THE ARTFUL STUDY...
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Common Knowledge (2011) 17 (3): 441–449.
Published: 01 August 2011
...Jeffrey M. Perl; Natalie Zemon Davis; Barry Allen In this introduction to Part 1 of the Common Knowledge symposium, “Fuzzy Studies,” the journal's editor discusses four essays from the 1980s by Richard Rorty, in which Rorty chose to associate himself with various neopragmatists, Continental...
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Common Knowledge (2012) 18 (2): 372.
Published: 01 April 2012
...Michael P. Kramer Hartman Geoffrey , The Third Pillar: Essays in Judaic Studies ( Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press , 2011 ), 236 pp. © 2012 by Duke University Press 2012 LITTLE REVIEWS Nanno...
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Common Knowledge (2013) 19 (3): 518–529.
Published: 01 August 2013
...Daniel J. Sharfstein Beginning with the assumption that race is a conceptual blur, this contribution to the Common Knowledge symposium “Fuzzy Studies” argues that race conflates what is plain to see with something that is invisible. Race roots today's policy decisions in a remote and often imagined...
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Common Knowledge (2014) 20 (2): 296–336.
Published: 01 April 2014
... University Press 2014 ARTICLES THE ADVENT OF THE TASBURGHS A Documentary Study in the Adair Family Collection Colin Richmond John Tasburgh I: Foreword I refer to John Tasburgh I, “quondam de Norwico et postea de parochia,” St...
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Common Knowledge (2009) 15 (2): 219.
Published: 01 April 2009
...Bruce Krajewski Santiago Zabala, The Hermeneutic Nature of Analytic Philosophy: A Study of Ernst Tugendhat (New York: Columbia University Press, 2008), 199 pp. Duke University Press 2009 Little Reviews Aviad Kleinberg, Flesh Made Word: Saints’ Stories and the Western...
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Common Knowledge (2010) 16 (1): 157.
Published: 01 January 2010
...Barry Allen Andrew Saint, Architect and Engineer: A Study in Sibling Rivalry (New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2007), 540 pp. Duke University Press 2010 Little Reviews Mark S. Schantz, Awaiting the Heavenly Country: The Civil War and America’s Culture...
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Common Knowledge (2017) 23 (1): 83–90.
Published: 01 January 2017
...Frederick S. Paxton A contribution to a set of case studies, titled “In the Humanities Classroom,” this essay describes a course on the deep history of Italy developed for a “semester abroad” program in Perugia during the spring of 2016. It describes, in particular, two class meetings in the middle...