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    Borrowing, dwelling, owing

    Bjering, Jens (2017) Borrowing, dwelling, owing. Home Cultures 14 (1), pp. 95-111. ISSN 1740-6315.

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    Taking the movie The Company Men (John Wells, 2010) as its starting point, the article attempts to think the condition of indebtedness in its connection with living in and with a home. Through readings of Martin Heidegger’s “Building Dwelling Thinking,” the article claims that the predicament of the indebted person and his or her house can be described as linked to a shift in the way we view houses, from “places of dwelling” to “standing-reserves.”


    Item Type: Article
    Keyword(s) / Subject(s): debt, Heidegger, popular culture, recession, dwelling, real estate
    School: School of Law
    Depositing User: Administrator
    Date Deposited: 04 Sep 2017 13:26
    Last Modified: 04 Sep 2017 13:26


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