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Common Knowledge (1 January 2007) 13 (1): 98–112.
Published: 01 January 2007
...Jeffrey J. Kripal Jeffrey J. Kripal 2007 S y m p o s i u m : U n s o c i a l T h o u g h t , U n c o m m o n L i v e s , Pa r t 3 REALITY AGAINST SOCIETY William Blake, Antinomianism, and the American Counterculture Jeffrey J...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2008) 14 (3): 491–492.
Published: 01 August 2008
...David A. Hollinger Robert D. Richardson, William James in the Maelstrom of American Modernism (Boston: Houghton-Mifflin, 2006), 622 pp. Duke University Press 2008 LITTLE REVIEWS Thomas Laird, The Story of Tibet: Conversations with the Dalai Lama (New York...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2018) 24 (2): 280–290.
Published: 01 April 2018
...Francis X. Clooney William Wallace (1863–1922) came to India as an Evangelical Anglican missionary, worked in the Calcutta region from 1889 to 1896, and quickly became disillusioned about the missionary approach and the fruits of missionary activity. After his initial stay of seven years in India...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2018) 24 (3): 446.
Published: 01 August 2018
...William Kolbrener Bulman William J. , Anglican Enlightenment: Orientalism, Religion, and Politics in England and Its Empire, 1648 – 1715 ( Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 2015 ), 357 pp. Copyright © 2018 by Duke University Press 2018 ...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2009) 15 (3): 514.
Published: 01 August 2009
...David Bromwich New Writings of William Hazlitt , ed. Duncan Wu, 2 vols. (New York: Oxford University Press, 2007), 672 pp. Duke University Press 2009 Little Reviews Loren Samons II, What’s Wrong with Democracy? From...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2006) 12 (1): 93–95.
Published: 01 January 2006
...Pankaj Mishra 2006 by Duke University Press 2006 Symposium: Imperial Trauma, Part 3 FEEL-GOOD HISTORY A Reply to William Dalrymple’s Response Pankaj Mishra William Dalrymple suggests in his response to my article in this symposium that I...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2009) 15 (2): 157–163.
Published: 01 April 2009
... quietists, there is such a thing at all. Dealing first with the “activist” Susan Sontag's attraction to the “quietist” Simone Weil, it then concentrates on the “activist” William Empson's attraction to the Buddha and to Buddhist quietism, with special reference to Empson's lost manuscript Asymmetry in...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2013) 19 (1): 40–50.
Published: 01 January 2013
.... Successive 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...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2018) 24 (3): 405–414.
Published: 01 August 2018
...Elizabeth Heineman; William J. Simpson During the 2016 US presidential campaign, historians and other scholars of fascism explored the question of whether the Trump phenomenon was fascist in nature. Following the election, Elizabeth Heineman developed a course to investigate these writings in...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2017) 23 (1): 120–142.
Published: 01 January 2017
...Shlomo Dov Rosen This article argues that the religious epistemology of the rabbinic tradition, which preserves and respects multiple perspectives in intellectual debate, is best understood in comparison to the definitions of truth proposed by philosophical pragmatists, in particular William James...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 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 (1 January 2011) 17 (1): 48–63.
Published: 01 January 2011
.... Thus it concludes with a speculative touch, which may be a requiem, relating the creation of rapports with an ecology of practices akin to William James's always-under-construction pluriverse. Duke University Press 2011 Symposium: Comparative Relativism Comparison as a matter...
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Common Knowledge (1 August 2018) 24 (3): 353–355.
Published: 01 August 2018
...Caroline Walker Bynum; Jeffrey F. Hamburger; William P. Caferro; Linda Safran; Adam S. Cohen; Kathryn Kremnitzer; Siddhartha V. Shah; Wenrui Zhao; Lynn Hunt; Elizabeth Heineman; William J. Simpson; Youval Rotman Caroline Bynum describes the rationale behind a second set of case studies or...
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Common Knowledge (1 September 2015) 21 (3): 510–511.
Published: 01 September 2015
...Rowan Williams Wortley John , The Anonymous Sayings of the Desert Fathers: A Select Edition and Complete English Translation . ( Cambridge : Cambridge University Press , 2013 ), 652 pp. © 2015 by Duke University Press 2015 LITTLE REVIEWS John Wortley, The...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2016) 22 (1): 122–123.
Published: 01 January 2016
...Rowan Williams MacCulloch Diarmaid , Silence: A Christian History . ( London : Allen Lane , 2013 ), 338 pp. © 2016 by Duke University Press 2016...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2004) 10 (2): 273–285.
Published: 01 April 2004
...Kirk Williams Duke University Press 2004 CONSCIENTIOUS OBJECTIONS Self-Exemption in Lessing’s Minna von Barnhelm Kirk Williams Among Gotthold Ephraim Lessing’s most conspicuous interventions in the newly created discipline of philosophical aesthetics was his critique of...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2008) 14 (2): 270–277.
Published: 01 April 2008
...William M. Chace © 2008 by Duke University Press 2008 Symposium: Devalued Currency, Part 2 ON THE MARGIN Irving Howe Reconsidered William M. Chace When, shortly before his death in 1993, Irving Howe looked back on the achieve...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2008) 14 (1): 105–123.
Published: 01 January 2008
...William Weber A paradigm shift occurred in musical culture in the early nineteenth century, whereby revered old works—newly called “classics”—began to rival contemporary ones as the guiding authority over taste. This article explores the less well-known composers found on programs in the period...
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Common Knowledge (1 April 2010) 16 (2): 288.
Published: 01 April 2010
...William M. Chace Michael Holzman, James Jesus Angleton, the CIA, and the Craft of Counterintelligence (Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press, 2008), 399 pp. Duke University Press 2010 LITTLE REVIEWS Brigitte Le Juez...
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Common Knowledge (1 January 2004) 10 (1): 161.
Published: 01 January 2004
...William Weber Duke University Press 2004 LITTLE REVIEWS Hilary Putnam, The Collapse of the Fact-Value Distinction and Other Essays (Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2002), 224 pp. Putnam is at his best when...