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By Jennifer S. Taub

ISBN-10: 0300206941

ISBN-13: 9780300206944

Within the wake of the monetary meltdown in 2008, many claimed that it have been inevitable, that nobody observed it coming, and that subprime debtors have been accountable. This available, completely researched e-book is Jennifer Taub's reaction to such unfounded claims. Drawing on wide-ranging adventure as a company attorney, funding company assistance, and pupil of industrial legislations and monetary industry law, Taub chronicles how executive officers helped bankers inflate the toxic-mortgage-backed housing bubble, then after the bubble burst missed the plight of hundreds of thousands of householders all at once dealing with foreclosure.

Focusing new gentle at the similarities among the rate reductions and mortgage debacle of the Eighties and the monetary situation in 2008, Taub unearths that during either instances an identical reckless banks, working less than various names, got govt bailouts, whereas an identical lax regulators ignored fraud and abuse. additionally, in 2013 the location is basically unchanged. the writer asserts that the 2008 problem used to be not only just like the S&L scandal, it was once a critical relapse of an identical underlying affliction. And regardless of modest regulatory reforms, the disorder is still uncured: best banks stay too tremendous to control, too massive to manage, and too gigantic to fail.

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Pour se rendre maître du sanctuaire, Apollon dut tuer le monstre qui en était le gardien, puis, après s’être purifié il consacra un trépied. C’est sur ce trépied qu’était juchée la Pythie, la prêtresse chargée de transmettre les oracles du dieu. Apollon est souvent représenté dans la mythologie comme un dieu cruel qui se vengeait de ceux qui portaient atteinte à sa dignité, tel le satyre Marsyas qui avait prétendu être meilleur musicien que lui. La lyre est en effet un de ses attributs, et il est d’abord le dieu de l’inspiration poétique.

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Lévi-Strauss. La dimension anthropologique s’affirmait surtout dans les recherches axées sur les pratiques sociales, les fêtes, les banquets, les pratiques funéraires, etc. et apparaissant presque simultanément en France, aux États-Unis, en Italie, des recherches sur la condition féminine, le mariage, la vie sexuelle. C’est surtout au début des années quatre-vingt que cette voie allait être explorée avec la publication d’un grand nombre d’études, générales ou de détail, abordant tous les aspects de cette face souvent cachée de l’histoire grecque, en particulier sur l’homosexualité et la pédérastie, dont on parlait encore à mots couverts quelques décennies plus tôt.

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