Slaves to Desire

Author: ELI. GILIC

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Page: 214

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Historical erotic short story collection based on real and literary characters.

Willing Slaves of Capital

Spinoza and Marx on Desire

Author: Frédéric Lordon

Publisher: Verso Trade

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Category: Philosophy

Page: 175

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Why do people work for other people? This seemingly naïve question is at the heart of Lordon's argument. To complement Marx's partial answers, especially in the face of the disconcerting spectacle of the engaged, enthusiastic employee, Lordon brings to bear a "Spinozist anthropology" that reveals the fundamental role of affects and passions in the employment relationship, reconceptualizing capitalist exploitation as the capture and remolding of desire. A thoroughly materialist reading of Spinoza's Ethics allows Lordon to debunk all notions of individual autonomy and self-determination while simultaneously saving the ideas of political freedom and liberation from capitalist exploitation. Willing Slaves of Capital is a bold proposal to rethink capitalism and its transcendence on the basis of the contemporary experience of work.

Slave of Desire

Sex, Love, and Death in The 1001 Nights

Author: Daniel E. Beaumont

Publisher: Fairleigh Dickinson Univ Press

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Category: Art

Page: 190

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The influence of the Nights since then has also been extensive; the stories of "Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves," "Aladdin," and "Sinbad" have been mined for numerous Hollywood B movies, and at the same time crop up along with other stories and characters as allusions and points of reference in the works of such authors as Proust, Joyce, and Borges.".

Slaves of Desire

Author: Allan C. Latson

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Category: Industrial relations

Page: 221

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Mastery, Tyranny, and Desire

Thomas Thistlewood and His Slaves in the Anglo-Jamaican World

Author: Trevor Burnard

Publisher: Univ of North Carolina Press

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Category: History

Page: 336

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Eighteenth-century Jamaica, Britain's largest and most valuable slave-owning colony, relied on a brutal system of slave management to maintain its tenuous social order. Trevor Burnard provides unparalleled insight into Jamaica's vibrant but harsh African and European cultures with a comprehensive examination of the extraordinary diary of plantation owner Thomas Thistlewood. Thistlewood's diary, kept over the course of forty years, describes in graphic detail how white rule over slaves was predicated on the infliction of terror on the bodies and minds of slaves. Thistlewood treated his slaves cruelly even while he relied on them for his livelihood. Along with careful notes on sugar production, Thistlewood maintained detailed records of a sexual life that fully expressed the society's rampant sexual exploitation of slaves. In Burnard's hands, Thistlewood's diary reveals a great deal not only about the man and his slaves but also about the structure and enforcement of power, changing understandings of human rights and freedom, and connections among social class, race, and gender, as well as sex and sexuality, in the plantation system.

Forbidden Brides of the Faceless Slaves in the Secret House of the Night of Dread Desire

Author: Neil Gaiman

Publisher: Dark Horse Comics

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Category: COMICS & GRAPHIC NOVELS

Page: 48

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A celebrated send-up of gothic literature, beautifully adapted into a dark, brooding, and oddly comical graphic novel. Somewhere in the night, a raven caws, an author's pen scratches, and thunder claps. The author wants to write fiction: stories about frail women in white nightgowns, mysterious bumps in the night, and the undead rising to collect old debts. But he keeps getting interrupted by the everyday annoyances of talking ravens, duels to the death, and his sinister butler. Shane Oakley beautifully illustrates New York Times bestselling author Neil Gaiman's satirical tale.

Slave of Desire

Author: Marly Mathews

Publisher: CreateSpace

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Category: Fiction

Page: 148

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She was his, a slave of desire... Taken forcefully from Earth, Catriona Monroe finds herself headed for the Intergalactic Slave Market. When she discovers that they are auctioning her off as a sex slave, her misery turns to all out panic.Captain Bayne Aylward was known as the Scourge of the Solar Systems. When he discovers that one of his ragtag pirate crew has bought Cat using his name and money, he goes ballistic. Once he sees the slave, though, his rage turns into desire. But will it consume them both?Rating: Carnal/Erotic. Warning! This novel contains voyeurism, exhibitionism, public sex, oral sex, foreplay, forced foreplay (by non-hero), forced seduction, forced nudity, punishment via spanking, domination, submission, and master/slave role play.Genre: Futuristic Romance.

Slave to Desire

Author: J. R Spencer

Publisher: Createspace Independent Pub

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Category: Fiction

Page: 190

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In a future where mankind is still recovering from a devastating flu pandemic, two men find themselves thrown together. Rade – a hardened career military man – and Tralen, a humble slave.

Telos

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Category: Social sciences

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Slaves of Passion

Author: Patricia Stinson

Publisher: Independently Published

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Category: Fiction

Page: 224

View: 700

A pre-Civil War fair-skinned slave girl is pregnant and her one desire is to have her baby born in free territory. Her desire leads to deceptions, extreme hardships, death, and murder for three generations.

Enslaved in Desire

Author: Stormie Kent

Publisher: Ellora's Cave

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Category: Fiction

Page: 194

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Camryn is taken captive after Earth is invaded by hostile aliens. She is sold as an exotic, an expensive sex slave. Camryn is willing to do anything to survive and escape captivity. That includes convincing her master that she enjoys his touch. Then she is purchased by the sexy warrior Venn. Now she must convince herself that she can resist a male whose every caress ignites a passion she has never known. Venn is an empathic and hyper-sensitive tribal lord from planet Ordan. He has never owned a slave, yet he cannot resist the beautiful Earth woman. She teases his heightened senses and pushes past the control he has over his emotions. Venn struggles to own Camryn's body with scorching sex and a firm hand. And when his possession of her body is complete, he'll try to claim her soul.

Darwin's Nemesis

Phillip Johnson and the Intelligent Design Movement

Author: William A. Dembski

Publisher: IVP Academic

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Category: Religion

Page: 357

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With the publication of Darwin on Trial in 1991, Cal Berkeley legal scholar Phillip Johnson became the leading figure in the intelligent design movement. Exposing and calling into question the philosophical foundations of Darwinism, Johnson led the charge against this largely unquestioned philosophy of materialistic reductionism and its purported basis in scientific research. This book reviews and celebrates the life and thought of Phillip Johnson and the movement for which he has served as chief architect. Editor William A. Dembski presents eighteen essays by those who have known and worked with Johnson for more than a decade. They provide personal and in-depth insight into the man, his convictions and his leadership of the intellectual movement that called into question the hegemony of Darwinian theory. Contributors include Stephen Meyer Michael Behe Jay Wesley Richards Thomas Woodward Francis Beckwith Timothy Standish David Berlinski Michael Ruse David Keller Jonathan Wells Scott Minnich Nancy Pearcey Jay Budziszewski Marcus Ross Paul Nelson Henry Schaefer III Wesley Allen Walter Bradley Phillip E. Johnson