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No punishment has ever possessed enough power of deterrence to prevent the commission of crimes. On the contrary, whatever the pun ...
In the history of human inquiry, philosophy has the place of the initial central sun, seminal and tumultuous; from time to time it ...
A language is therefore a horizon, and style a vertical dimension, which together map out for the writer a Nature, since he does n ...
And still we wear our uniforms, follow
The cracked cry of the bugles, comb and brush
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We should not leave Shopping World without questioning our initial assumption, that here we are in the modern agora. The agora of ...
But every insight from this realm of thought is felt as initial, and promises a sequel. I do not make it; I arrive there, and beho ...
Capital is a result of labor, and is used by labor to assist it in further production. Labor is the active and initial force, and ...
Having a book is somewhat like having a baby, as many woman writers have observed before me: the conception, the long preparation, ...
Words can have no single fixed meaning. Like wayward electrons, they can spin away from their initial orbit and enter a wider magn ...
For those parents from lower-class and minority communities ... [who] have had minimal experience in negotiating dominant, externa ...
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