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Common Knowledge (2014) 20 (1): 172–192.
Published: 01 January 2014
... argument is that there is a range of styles of noncoherence or “modes of syncretism.” In small case studies, the authors identify six such modes or styles, which they term denial, domestication, separation, care, conflict , and collapse . Given that consistency and coherence seem less important now than...
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Common Knowledge (2018) 24 (2): 218–233.
Published: 01 April 2018
... but of an indifference to it and supports his argument by demonstrating—based on his study of 2,600 Muslim votive messages left at the Church of Saint Anthony of Padua in Istanbul—that the logic of exopraxis depends not on hospitality, affection, syncretism, or tolerance, but on a capacity to benefit from difference...
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Common Knowledge (2013) 19 (3): 490–505.
Published: 01 August 2013
... in the second millennium, yoga was practiced widely among Sufis, who adapted it in surprising and idiosyncratic ways to make it compatible with their own Islamic philosophies. Nicholson concludes with an appeal for a more nuanced understanding of religious contact that goes beyond the pejorative term syncretism...
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Common Knowledge (2013) 19 (3): 474–489.
Published: 01 August 2013
.... But this is precisely why, as I will argue, polemic is an interesting case when analyzing fuzziness or (in religious and cultural terms) syncretism and acculturation. In this essay, I will focus especially on religious polemics in the Iberian peninsula, within their Mediterranean...
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Common Knowledge (2012) 18 (1): 180–187.
Published: 01 January 2012
... Basement Crypt, aconvex- Basement Crypt, a arrangements: syncretic intriguingly within set were evocatively drawings and watercolors, paintings, models, casts, Books, amuseum. itas as does a library muchas as function to it, allow to continues and it, allowed that identity like...
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Common Knowledge (2004) 10 (1): 130–150.
Published: 01 January 2004
... of images of history, or can they be wiped clean and reused without fear of ironic interpretational side effects? And is Tsereteli’s strategy of syncretically combin- ing diverse interpretative traditions a recent innovation, or does it have its own prehistory...
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Common Knowledge (2018) 24 (1): 173–174.
Published: 01 January 2018
... of the socialism innate on the insistence his life, family ofhis tragedy the decade, Reform the Londonduring in journalist expatriate Thoughts and Mymemoir Past Herzen’sby dazzled biographers, syncretic Earlier of texts. nois “Herzenism” there that then, surprise, Little Slavophiles...
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Common Knowledge (2018) 24 (1): 172–173.
Published: 01 January 2018
... of the socialism innate on the insistence his life, family ofhis tragedy the decade, Reform the Londonduring in journalist expatriate Thoughts and Mymemoir Past Herzen’sby dazzled biographers, syncretic Earlier of texts. nois “Herzenism” there that then, surprise, Little Slavophiles...
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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (2): 251–260.
Published: 01 April 2020
... of sacred places is not ran- dom. Given the fundamental religious differences between Sunnis and Alevis Alevism is a syncretic local form of Islam, incorporating elements of Shi ism, Sufism, Christianity, and a Buddhist- influenced Turkic form of shamanism we may conclude that Alevi heteropraxis...
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Common Knowledge (2007) 13 (2-3): 451–455.
Published: 01 August 2007
... people into error (cf. Eph whatSt. Paul says aboutdeceptionto human enticethatstrives and trickery the from agnosticism to syncretism; and so forth. Every day new sects spring up, and atheism from toreligious amysticism; vague individualism; toradical lectivism col from even to libertinism...
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Common Knowledge (2022) 28 (2): 261–283.
Published: 01 May 2022
.... He denies that his “humanism” is a surrogate religion, but takes for granted that his syncretic canon can serve as a grammar for living and generate the binding force of a scripture. It is unclear how a Shakespeare play or a Toni Morrison novel—though Adler's canon is indeterminate...
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Common Knowledge (2013) 19 (2): 269–274.
Published: 01 April 2013
... are There not afundamentalist. Iam at all. now notis dogmatic “My disposition he observed: which in interview, in a2009 as much heaffirmed that Itseem might syncretism. yet emphasized...
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Common Knowledge (2022) 28 (1): 41–60.
Published: 01 January 2022
... borrowed “new ideas and habits.” Gellner also criticized Horton for treating the absence of alternatives “as a general criterion of traditional mentality: it means that in traditional society there can be no syncretism . . . no dramatic conversion or doctrinal oscillation.” 61 Traditional societies...
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Common Knowledge (2016) 22 (2): 190–206.
Published: 01 May 2016
... music.” ofIndian history “deeplythe been “prejudice” in has implicated that instead finds storm,”and she nationalist Hindu the more recentand influence colonial both weathered had secularism and syncretism that conclusion easy “the Tradition Classical Indian an of the in Making...
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Common Knowledge (2003) 9 (1): 42–49.
Published: 01 January 2003
... for irony to be deployed and attributed.33 Less complicitous than collaborative, less singularizing than syncretic, less agonistic than accretive, a rethinking of the idea of counter-discourses may have the potential to offer a new model...
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Common Knowledge (2018) 24 (1): 26–34.
Published: 01 January 2018
... simultaneously. Muslim and Christian, Jewish, be to He wanted mass. ing dur himself to hymns readSufi to whoused Jewish, originally convert, Catholic New York, in aman Iknew that Ivolunteered So syncretism. about religious (or prompts to moreamounted it so surprises for me seemed) offer...
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Common Knowledge (2004) 10 (1): 151.
Published: 01 January 2004
... with multiple and manifold layers and versions of “the sacred.” But it is a very useful exercise to look carefully into the messy details of how the process of syncretism actually operates in contemporary Hindu social reality. It is particularly useful in a time when we have all been invited by inescapable...
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Common Knowledge (2004) 10 (1): 152.
Published: 01 January 2004
... with multiple and manifold layers and versions of “the sacred.” But it is a very useful exercise to look carefully into the messy details of how the process of syncretism actually operates in contemporary Hindu social reality. It is particularly useful in a time when we have all been invited by inescapable...
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Common Knowledge (2004) 10 (1): 152–153.
Published: 01 January 2004
... with multiple and manifold layers and versions of “the sacred.” But it is a very useful exercise to look carefully into the messy details of how the process of syncretism actually operates in contemporary Hindu social reality. It is particularly useful in a time when we have all been invited by inescapable...
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Common Knowledge (2004) 10 (1): 153–154.
Published: 01 January 2004
... with multiple and manifold layers and versions of “the sacred.” But it is a very useful exercise to look carefully into the messy details of how the process of syncretism actually operates in contemporary Hindu social reality. It is particularly useful in a time when we have all been invited by inescapable...