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Common Knowledge (2008) 14 (3): 353–364.
Published: 01 August 2008
... argues, that reconstruction, after a century of unprecedented destruction, be accomplished without our succumbing to nostalgia. Efforts at reconstruction must be undertaken, as Arendt undertook them, “in light of the history of nihilism” and “in the name of sheer survival.” Kristeva joins Arendt...
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Common Knowledge (2003) 9 (2): 273–285.
Published: 01 April 2003
...Georges Didi-Huberman Duke University Press 2003 Translated by Vivian Rehberg and Boris Belay CK 9.2-08 Didi 3/14/03 10:50 AM Page 273 ARTISTIC SURVIVAL Panofsky vs. Warburg and the Exorcism of Impure Time Georges Didi...
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Common Knowledge (2010) 16 (2): 233–246.
Published: 01 April 2010
...Abdulaziz Sachedina The paper undertakes to investigate the Shī`ī practice of prudential concealment ( taqīya ) as a source of both quietism and political activism. The practice functioned as a strategy of survival for the Shī `ī minority living under hostile Sunni regimes. Although Sunni...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (3): 464–483.
Published: 01 September 2015
...), and real or imagined meetings between surviving prisoners and their former torturers or interrogators. Through a close reading of journalist Jim Lehrer's novel The Special Prisoner (2000), this essay examines the ways in which international relations inflect an imagined encounter between a surviving...
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Common Knowledge (2012) 18 (1): 134–148.
Published: 01 January 2012
...Caroline van Eck At first sight, classical architecture, with its continuous revivals and reworking of the forms of Greek and Roman building, would appear to offer a privileged field in which to apply Warburg's central notion of the survival of classical forms ( Nachleben der Antike ) and his view...
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Common Knowledge (2019) 25 (1-3): 51–62.
Published: 01 April 2019
... age is very high, perhaps even the survival of the human race. Copyright © 1992 1992 ambivalence Sigmund Freud Eugen Bleuler Melanie Klein Wilfred Bion ...
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Common Knowledge (2010) 16 (2): 247–275.
Published: 01 April 2010
... Rowlandson's captivity during King Philip's War in the 17th century and, in particular, her strategies for surviving the breakdown of every basic taxonomy that had until then structured her life in Puritan New England. Refusing either suicide or rebellion and thus reduced to maintaining “bare life,” Rowlandson...
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Common Knowledge (2017) 23 (1): 1–18.
Published: 01 January 2017
... and sciences, the essay outlines new disciplines: technohumanities , which would study humans as a part of the technosphere; pathohumanities , which would investigate the self-destructive mechanisms of civilization; and scriptorics , which would focus on Homo scriptor , who has survived “the death...
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Common Knowledge (2011) 17 (2): 247–268.
Published: 01 April 2011
...Robert Levin Comparison of surviving texts of eighteenth-century composers, Bach and Mozart in particular, show that considerable latitude was granted to performers for extempore embellishment and cadenzas, not only in arias and concertos but in solo works as well. Amateurs required prepared...
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Common Knowledge (2011) 17 (1): 82–86.
Published: 01 January 2011
... practices before them have been. She opposes, however, an “adaptationist” or “transformationist” perspective, in order to emphasize that, if the sciences are to survive, a radical mutation would be needed. She emphasizes that what is at stake is not a “good science” threatened by its alliance with industry...
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Common Knowledge (2011) 17 (2): 335–347.
Published: 01 April 2011
... the fragmentary musical and literary materials that survive are framed by a consideration of the marginal position that musical improvisation occupies in the history of eighteenth-century music, and alternative historiographical and ethnographical methods are explored for the insights they can offer into praxes...
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Common Knowledge (2010) 16 (1): 31–47.
Published: 01 January 2010
... antislavery tactics criticized nonviolent reformers like William Lloyd Garrison as men of words instead of men of action. Garrison and his allies rejected the equation of their pacifism with quietism, but the charge that Garrisonian abolitionists were more passive than Brown still survives. In fact, the most...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (1): 44–49.
Published: 01 January 2015
... the murderer is spared because of his services to the state. In the version of the story dramatized by the seventeenth-century French playwright Pierre Corneille, it is rather the Roman king who saves the surviving Horatius by deeming that his heroism places him above the law. This article considers whether...
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Common Knowledge (2014) 20 (3): 404–411.
Published: 01 August 2014
... for the survival and indeed hegemony of their species, who make the association. Nietzsche’s New Darwinism by John Richardson is a prime example of this analytic tendency in America, and a good friend of mine in New Zealand, Robin Small, likewise manages to read...
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Common Knowledge (2008) 14 (1): 105–123.
Published: 01 January 2008
... composer in southwestern Germany, published Forof time. the musicians in example, respected most highly of speak honoring them terms, leading in composers common collective as the to common was It nineteenth. the into well survived and century eighteenth that obstruct...
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Common Knowledge (2002) 8 (2): 402–406.
Published: 01 April 2002
..., to the same vicissitudes that affect the survival of all other artifacts. The inven- tory of any given group of documents is the product not only of accidents caused by human beings and natural forces but also of human decisions. Chance causes some things to be annihilated...
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Common Knowledge (2010) 16 (3): 493–517.
Published: 01 August 2010
....- ), and surviving remnants ( remnants surviving...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (1): 114–115.
Published: 01 January 2015
... live survived, has of Auschwitz memory where personal however, Western civilization, In leadership. political the by fordecades torted dis and repressed been have evidence and memory the ofcourse, Hungary, In evidence.”borewho those of lives the through rather, but, orations...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (1): 115–116.
Published: 01 January 2015
... culture, defines and Western undermines, nowby concludes, underlies, morality.”Kertész and Holocaust, The aboutideas ethics our “a onnewall light ofwhat happened.” happened”consequences “what casts the Indeed, and burden the with now must “we live survived, has of Auschwitz...
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Common Knowledge (2012) 18 (1): 79–85.
Published: 01 January 2012
... and had contributed to the Bibliography of the Survival of the Classics, also published by the Institute.1 For many years he had been traveling across Europe, visiting 1.  A Bibliography of the Survival of the Classics, vol. 2, The vanni Miccoli, Delio Cantimori. La ricerca di una nuova crit...