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Rubbing Shoulders: A Shared World

Jack Tannous

in The Making of the Medieval Middle East

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780691179094
eISBN:
9780691184166
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691179094.003.0015
Subject:
History, History of Religion

This chapter addresses how Muslims and non-Muslims lived together, side-by-side and having a shared experience. This was the case in Syria from the earliest period of Muslim rule. Arab Muslim ... More


Epilogue

Heather Miyano Kopelson

in Faithful Bodies: Performing Religion and Race in the Puritan Atlantic

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9781479805006
eISBN:
9781479814268
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479805006.003.0012
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

This epilogue discusses the role of English colonists in the establishment of permanent human habitation in New England and Bermuda during the seventeenth century. It considers how understandings of ... More


Protected Space as Domestic Place: Human Presence and the Emergence of the Built Environment in the Theban Necropolis

Kees van der Spek

in The Modern Neighbors of Tutankhamun: History, Life, and Work in the Villages of the Theban West Bank

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9789774164033
eISBN:
9781617970917
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
American University in Cairo Press
DOI:
10.5743/cairo/9789774164033.003.0007
Subject:
Society and Culture, Middle Eastern Studies

This chapter gives context to the changes affecting the urban development of the Theban foothills, and discusses contemporary ways of making a living in this environment. These urbanizing processes ... More


From Dwelling to Seeking

Robert Wuthnow

in After Heaven: Spirituality in America Since the 1950s

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520213968
eISBN:
9780520924444
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520213968.003.0001
Subject:
Anthropology, Anthropology, Religion

This chapter discusses the changing character of spirituality. It shows the many ways spiritual practices have changed over the years. It then studies the spirituality of dwelling, which emphasizes ... More


Archaeological Research at Habitation Loyola, French Guiana

KENNETH G. KELLY and MEREDITH D. HARDY

in French Colonial Archaeology in the Southeast and Caribbean

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780813036809
eISBN:
9780813041841
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813036809.003.0011
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

This chapter discusses the results of excavations at Loyola, an habitation or plantation in French Guiana (1668–1768). Founded and run by members of the Jesuit order, sugar, coffee, manioc, indigo, ... More


Animals and what is human

Judith Still

in Derrida and Hospitality Theory and Practice

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780748640270
eISBN:
9780748671786
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748640270.003.0006
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

This chapter takes up the liminal subject of hospitality to animals in order to ask about the boundaries we place around the human — an ethical and political question with relevance to sexual, ethnic ... More


Delhi in Transition, 1821 and Beyond: Mirza Sangin Beg's Sair-ul Manazil

Shama Mitra Chenoy (ed.)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
April 2018
ISBN:
9780199477739
eISBN:
9780199090907
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199477739.001.0001
Subject:
History, Indian History, Social History

Commissioned by the English East India Company to write about contemporary nineteenth-century Delhi, Mirza Sangin Beg walked around the city to capture its highly fascinating urban and suburban ... More


Archaeological Investigations in the Camotán Valley, Guatemala

Carson N. Murdy

in The Ch′orti′ Maya Area: Past and Present

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813033310
eISBN:
9780813039527
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813033310.003.0006
Subject:
Archaeology, Prehistoric Archaeology

This chapter discusses the results of the archaeological survey of the bottomlands of the Camotán Valley in Guatemala. The distribution and agricultural fertility of the site provides clues about ... More


The Early–Middle Woodland Domestic Landscape in Kentucky

Darlene Applegate

in Early and Middle Woodland Landscapes of the Southeast

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780813044606
eISBN:
9780813046143
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813044606.003.0002
Subject:
Archaeology, Prehistoric Archaeology

This chapter synthesizes data about Kentucky’s Early-Middle Woodland domestic landscape using a multiscalar approach. Regarding microsettlement, most domestic structures are small, lightly built, ... More


John Locke: “This Habitable Earth of Ours”

Zev Trachtenberg

in Engaging Nature: Environmentalism and the Political Theory Canon

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780262028059
eISBN:
9780262325264
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262028059.003.0006
Subject:
Environmental Science, Environmental Studies

Zev Trachtenberg challenges standard readings that John Locke sanctions the more or less unlimited exploitation of nature and a very strong conception of property rights. Though Locke should not be ... More


Hannah Arendt: Place, World, and Earthly Nature

Peter F. Cannavò

in Engaging Nature: Environmentalism and the Political Theory Canon

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780262028059
eISBN:
9780262325264
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262028059.003.0015
Subject:
Environmental Science, Environmental Studies

Peter F. Cannavò argues that Hannah Arendt,in developing her concept of the human artifice – a world or second nature created through work and action – also articulates the value of place. Arendt ... More


Elaborating an Alternative

Fred L. Block

in Capitalism: The Future of an Illusion

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780520283220
eISBN:
9780520959071
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520283220.003.0002
Subject:
Sociology, Economic Sociology

This chapter provides an overview of a more fruitful way in which readers should understand how capitalism or market economies operate. It stresses that market societies are constantly being ... More


His Host the World

Irving Singer

in George Santayana: Literary Philosopher

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300080377
eISBN:
9780300128536
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300080377.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

This chapter focuses on the final part of Persons and Places entitled My Host the World. It was originally published as a separate volume and, in accordance with Santayana's wishes, appeared ... More


Identity and Cultural Interaction in French Guiana during the Eighteenth Century: The Case of the Storehouse at Loyola

Antoine Loyer Rousselle and Réginald Auger

in Archaeological Perspectives on the French in the New World

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780813054391
eISBN:
9780813053127
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813054391.003.0008
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

In colonial times, French Guiana, located on the north coast of South America, was part of the circum-Caribbean region and participated in the triangular trade. Beginning with their arrival in 1665, ... More


The Janus Face of Removal

Charles E. Orser

in The Archaeology of Removal in North America

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780813056395
eISBN:
9780813058207
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813056395.003.0009
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

Removal is two-faced. It simultaneously presents disaster and opportunity. Its effects may leave permanent scars on the landscape and within the minds of individuals and their descendants who ... More


The Morphology of Space in Virtual Heritage

Bernadette Flynn

in Theorizing Digital Cultural Heritage: A Critical Discourse

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262033534
eISBN:
9780262269742
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262033534.003.0018
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

This chapter examines the morphology of space in virtual heritage and looks at one of the major disappointments in virtual heritage: That an algorithmically accurate large-scale three-dimensional ... More


The Two Houses: Body and Building in the Ascetic Imagination

Kazi K. Ashraf

in The Hermit's Hut: Architecture and Asceticism in India

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824835835
eISBN:
9780824870935
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824835835.003.0005
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

This chapter examines the body-building equation in the ascetic imagination. It first considers the body and building reference in the Dhammapada, in which the ascetic body is conceived of and ... More


Research: From Practices of Dwelling to the Production of Space

Łukasz Stanek

in Henri Lefebvre on Space: Architecture, Urban Research, and the Production of Theory

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816666164
eISBN:
9781452946658
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816666164.003.0002
Subject:
Architecture, Architectural Theory and Criticism

This chapter focuses on the engagement of Henri Lefebvre with the research of the Institut de sociologieurbaine (ISU) about the practices of dwelling (habitation) between the 1960s and early 1970s. ... More


Living Diaspora in Haiti and Senegal

Joanna Dee Das

in Katherine Dunham: Dance and the African Diaspora

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780190264871
eISBN:
9780190264901
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190264871.003.0008
Subject:
Music, Dance, History, American

“Living Diaspora in Haiti and Senegal” analyzes Dunham’s years spent living in those two nations as an investigation into fashioning a diasporic life. In 1949, Dunham purchased Habitation Leclerc, an ... More


The History of Human Habitation: Ancient Domestic Architecture in Nineteenth-Century Europe

Shelley Hales

in Housing the New Romans: Architectural Reception and Classical Style in the Modern World

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
July 2017
ISBN:
9780190272333
eISBN:
9780190272357
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190272333.003.0004
Subject:
Classical Studies, History of Art: pre-history, BCE to 500CE, ancient and classical, Byzantine

Charles Garnier’s exhibition L’Histoire de l’habitation humaine, designed for the 1889 Exposition Universelle in Paris, included reconstructions of Greek, Roman and, most originally, a Gallo-Roman ... More


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