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He held meetings with gang leaders, midnight church basement disquisitions with cross-legged members of the Cobras and Roman Saints on the theology and politics of non-violence, and briefly took up residence in a slum.
On top of these haunting visual displays, ``CSI'' patrons are often treated to philosophical disquisitions that equate human life with the remains accessible during a post-mortem exam.
Trudeau's politics, and so some of the chapters are academic disquisitions, sometimes on a single point.
The Council's conference proceedings comprise more than 60 substantive papers plus some introductions and methodological disquisitions.
and so on; these prefabricated disquisitions were excerpted from one's reading or listening or worked up by oneself" (p.
These range from concrete ethnographic applications (in Part One, especially, by Schwimmer and Maranda who deal with Melanesian life-worlds), analysis of classical myths, 'computer observations' (Part Two), to disquisitions on the cognitive basis of the CF, its logico-mathematical physiognomy and viability (Part Three).
She recalls asking Sanjin, after one of his disquisitions on lichens, whether he was teaching the children his extraordinary lore.
Moreover the vocabulary of chapel and relics introduced here relies for interpretation on the reader's memory of the couilles-reliques controversy of several thousand lines earlier, and none of this can be disentangled from disquisitions on optics and dreams.
You will consult Father Martin del Rio in his Magical Disquisitions, where he treats diffusely of this lost and bedeviled people" (Maldficos, hechiceros, magos, nigromanticos; aunque estos nombres son diferentes y por diferentes razones se confunden unos con otros.
He treats us to disquisitions on guerrilla warfare to shake us into believing that the prospect of extended Southern resistance in that vein was real, in spite of the disapproval of Lee and Johnston that he acknowledges, and without reckoning what the role of Southern African Americans would have been.
So, by reputation, it is a many-volumed treatise of Godly wisdom, Biblical analysis, religious nit-picking, legal disquisitions, deep mysticism, and a reminder that Heaven is open to all, whatever their religion, if they lead a just life -- a work where only the chachamim can share the insights into Scripture, its meanings, and its consequences.
But many more of the essays offer insightful, informative disquisitions on what remains for many in our society "the greatest taboo": the state of being both black and gay.