The middle-classes possessed an idyllic physical space within which their bodies existed – a situation (and set of material conditions) that often generated a corresponding sense of a ‘spacious’ interior (or expansive mind-set) that could, providing the right education and motivation was present, lead to ground-breaking theorising and progressive scientific endeavour!
Day: Jul 9, 2022
Down House: Sat in Charles Darwin’s Shelter! (9.7.2022)
It is said that Charles Darwin would walk around the ‘Sand-Track’ that ran around the exterior boundary of his property on a daily basis – to keep fit! Approximately half-way through – Charles Darwin had a wooden shelter (with a seat) constructed – where he would sit and think for awhile – before starting the journey home! As the years progress – we take family pictures sat on this seat!
Do Unto Others: the Moral Slope of Hate Crimes Laws – By Michelle Chen (2009)
Blogger’s Note: I have reproduced Michelle Chen’s excellent 2009 article in its entirety and have retained the American spelling (as much as this pains me).