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Common Knowledge (2010) 16 (3): 532–551.
Published: 01 August 2010
..., and ways of being associated with them, it seems unlikely that a narrative would be written or read by a practitioner of “ideal indifference” or by anyone averse on principle to initiative. But Gilbert White's text of 1789, The Natural History and Antiquities of Selborne comes as close to being a quietist...
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Common Knowledge (2013) 19 (1): 40–50.
Published: 01 January 2013
... presidents of the American Historical Association such as Andrew Dickson White, Carl Becker, Charles Beard, and William McNeill admitted that writing history is a desperate attempt at pattern recognition in a fuzzy discipline. Pattern recognition is a tool, valuable as a stage in historical thinking...
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Common Knowledge (2019) 25 (1-3): 1–8.
Published: 01 April 2019
... with dirty hands. This job is not one for contextualists in white gloves. . . . There is no clean methodology for reconciling worldviews at odds. . . . By this time . . . our hands are filthy, and our shoes unwearable indoors.” Copyright © 2019 Duke University Press 2019 This content is made freely...
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Common Knowledge (2012) 18 (2): 193–207.
Published: 01 April 2012
... Mad Love — which Czechs know better as Letohrádek Hvězda at Bílá hora, the White Mountain — as a signifier whose wanderings, over the period, encapsulate the mutual myths and misunderstandings that were constitutive of this most poignant of surrealist love affairs. The essay ends by suggesting...
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Common Knowledge (2013) 19 (3): 518–529.
Published: 01 August 2013
... leaders such as W. E. B. Du Bois, John Hope, and Walter White. She asked for exhaustive genealogies, with estimates of blood proportions —  Negro, white, Indian — for each ancestor. She provided a detailed questionnaire about their physical features, from eye...
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Common Knowledge (2010) 16 (3): 367–403.
Published: 01 August 2010
... ” is itself aof part what it signifies; it belongs this pure,to white “ether...
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Common Knowledge (2004) 10 (2): 347–351.
Published: 01 April 2004
... behind it. Bare-chested young man taking black and white photos of man in blue shirt standing in 4th floor window, bedroom wall through which techno beat continues. The short- haired girl in red jacket thinking color isn’t only emotional, woman in the chartreuse shirt under brown sweater noting...
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Common Knowledge (2005) 11 (3): 410–431.
Published: 01 August 2005
... fi nding himself called upon to inquire toinquire upon called himself nding White Man Got No Dreaming: Essays, 1938–73 Essays, Dreaming: No Got Man...
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Common Knowledge (2005) 11 (3): 432–444.
Published: 01 August 2005
....” itself Man’s devote and burden” “White upthe totake Philippines, the invaded world.” modern the “made ing hav- with empire British the credits Ferguson Niall historian British respected Power Global for theWorld Lessons and ofthe Order British Demise and The Rise recent book...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (2): 356–366.
Published: 01 April 2015
... Common Knowledge 358 ing figures dazzled beneath the pillars. Nimbly, the man in white rose from the the from rose white in Nimbly,man the the pillars. beneath dazzled figures ing movedreveal on, bar, then the shadowa train’s darkened announcements, tinny PAThe coffeemaker. its...
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Common Knowledge (2015) 21 (3): 437–450.
Published: 01 September 2015
...- The archives. federal digitized in buried online, found be it can some ingenuity With ignored. was House White the to delivered report the realities, political with conform to were weapons deleted. Self- their leaderssurrender to gang pay to at home.available ofmenace Proposals...
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Common Knowledge (2012) 18 (2): 325–347.
Published: 01 April 2012
... possumhaw, slippery elm, a130 elm, slippery possumhaw, hickory, shellbark oak, bur girdled dragon’s  as teeth thick stumps fern, resurrection the deepunderstory, their without lost kneed, upbrown back orcoming white cut- stumps, &sweetgum chestnut swamp in sown unfurrowed...
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Common Knowledge (2020) 26 (2): 368–369.
Published: 01 April 2020
... Dickson The blow hit her on the right jaw. It was so hard that her mouth started to bleed. The blood fell on the snow. Red drops on white. I almost couldn t believe it; it was almost harder to believe that there were drops of blood on the snow than that I d hit her. I d never done it before. Not like...
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Common Knowledge (2007) 13 (1): 1–17.
Published: 01 January 2007
...: Marlow boiler, riverboat’s the manage to taught had he whom specimen” “improved the On manners. and ways white apes who African contemptthe for special a reserves therefore Marlow ours. was once that savagery uncorrupted ofthe tug the feel usbut becausewe were once them...
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Common Knowledge (2016) 22 (2): 301–303.
Published: 01 May 2016
... ture, mercury- ture, furni white walls, glass view. Thick agarden has windows ofOne the pearance. her disap with connection in man the with touch in notare is dead and sister the suspect police The observation. under now holding are detectives that villa dead?not mad...
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Common Knowledge (2017) 23 (2): 325–344.
Published: 01 April 2017
... directed was say,to Muchis criticism society. “white”) nation- the capitalism, with incompatible as regarded they lives whose peoples, indigenous other and Guarani onthe writings Clastres’ the with associated usually simism...
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Common Knowledge (2013) 19 (3): 411–423.
Published: 01 August 2013
... The SURFACELESS TIMELESS SPACELESS MEANINGLESS DEPTHLESS FEATURELESS CENTERLESS ODORLESS WEIGHTLESS DIMENSIONLESS COLORLESS MASSLESS FORMLESS SCALELESS WHITE NOISE WHITE WHITE...
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Common Knowledge (2004) 10 (2): 352.
Published: 01 April 2004
...Ian Hacking Duke University Press 2004 LITTLE REVIEWS James Boyd White, The Edge of Meaning (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2001), 296 pp. Not many people manage to put together the meaning of life and the meaning of sentences...
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Common Knowledge (2004) 10 (2): 353.
Published: 01 April 2004
...John Boardman Duke University Press 2004 LITTLE REVIEWS James Boyd White, The Edge of Meaning (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2001), 296 pp. Not many people manage to put together the meaning of life and the meaning...
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Common Knowledge (2004) 10 (2): 353–354.
Published: 01 April 2004
...Nina Pelikan Straus Duke University Press 2004 LITTLE REVIEWS James Boyd White, The Edge of Meaning (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2001), 296 pp. Not many people manage to put together the meaning of life and the meaning...