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Beyond Fate

Margaret Visser - Philosophy - 2002 - 169 pages
Many people today are afflicted with a sense that they cannot change things for the better. They feel helpless, constrained, caught ? in a word, fatalistic. Beyond Fate ...
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The Gift of Thanks: The Roots and Rituals of Gratitude

Margaret Visser - Social Science - 2009 - 464 pages
Known as an ‘anthropologist of everyday life,’ Margaret Visser has, in five award-winning books, uncovered and illuminated the intriguing and unexpected meanings of everyday ...
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The Gift of Thanks: The Roots, Persistence, and Paradoxical Meanings of a ...

Margaret Visser - Literary Collections - 2012 - 560 pages
In The Gift of Thanks, Margaret Visser continues her exploration of the cultural implications of common objects and ordinary behaviour. The simple habit of saying “thank you ...
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Geometry of Love

Margaret Visser - Literary Collections - 2012 - 336 pages
Visser spins a fascinating and detailed web of mythology, history, early Christian theology, Roman culture and contemporary practice as she unfolds the layers of meaning in the ...
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A Dash of Spice

Kathryn Hawkins, Gail Duff - Cooking - 2003 - 128 pages
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