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PATER. Father. A term used in making genealogical tables.

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The contract concerns the extension and restructuring of the Rsidence Autonomie des Paters site located at 75 rue des Paters, 39100 Dole.
Our choices are determined in part, even largely, by the categories of knowledge in our time, so that for example Pater is far more likely to be written as a gendered subject now than he was before the 1967 Sexual Offenses Act in Britain, which changed the legal status of consensual sex between men over 21, or before the introduction of gendered and cultural studies into hegemonic institutions via university syllabuses.
So although we now know from others' letters that Pater was carpeted by Jowett in 1874 for involvement with a Balliol undergraduate, (3) we have little idea, given the dearth of a fulsome correspondence from Pater, of how he experienced the incident at the time or subsequently, and how and if he represented it to others.
With Pater it has been very useful to have the date of 1874 for the fracas with Benjamin Jowett; it establishes the mid and late 1870s as a period of public danger for Pater, and sets Pater's essays of that period, the threat of The New Republic and his withdrawal of the "Conclusion" in that explanatory context of homophobia.
It is tempting to say that Pater began publishing fiction in 1878 when "The Child in the House," his first published imaginary portrait, appeared in Macmillan's Magazine and be done with it.
Pater fancied himself a descendant of the French Paters who had close ties with Watteau, and one of his deviations from the historical record is the claim in the imaginary portrait that (Jean Antoine) Watteau was baptized by Antoine Pater, the painter's mentor and the father of the diarist.
Pater first toured Italy in 1865 with Charles Lancelot Shadwell, to whom he later dedicated Studies in the History of the Renaissance (1873).
A Pater revival has occurred in Italy in the 1990s.
Before World War I, Pater received a surprising degree of attention.
Contract notice: St-niklaas: project pater site - appointment of a designer.
Command to appoint a designer for the totality of the urban renewal project on the Pater site in Sint-Niklaas: construction public space transformation Paterskerk to community facilities, subsidized housing, construction of community housing and market housing.