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Common Knowledge (2011) 17 (2): 355.
Published: 01 April 2011
... Duke University Press 2011 Reviews EDITORIAL NOTE On Margaret Atwood’s Payback The five pieces following are less reviews of, than engagements with, Margaret Atwood’s book Payback: Debt and the Shadow Side...
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Common Knowledge (2011) 17 (2): 356–362.
Published: 01 April 2011
...Bethany Moreton This essay review of Margaret Atwood's Payback centers on the observation that the book does not dwell on the unnatural face of interest and finance. In this era of financialization, debt has been thoroughly uncoupled from the concept of payback. The least valuable debt is the one...
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Common Knowledge (2011) 17 (2): 371–374.
Published: 01 April 2011
...William M. Chace Some writers are drawn, almost as if hexed, to pronounce on matters of state, politics, and, occasionally, economic policy. Margaret Atwood is one such writer. Her book Payback suffers from its aspiration to create an idealistic and implausible world to take the place of the one we...
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Common Knowledge (2011) 17 (2): 363–370.
Published: 01 April 2011
...Chris Briggs What happens when a debtor does not pay back what he or she owes? As Margaret Atwood's chapter on “The Shadow Side” shows, the unpaid debt—in the broadest sense—is a recurring theme of history and literature. This review essay looks at the fourteenth-century village, a world which...
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Common Knowledge (2011) 17 (2): 375–382.
Published: 01 April 2011
...Philip Goodchild This essay review of Margaret Atwood's Payback shows how the book's accomplishment is to provide a Jungian analysis of the “shadow” of wealth: the primitive meanings attached to debt deriving from ancient cultural configurations of a proper balance in the order of things. Debt...
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Common Knowledge (2014) 20 (2): 296–336.
Published: 01 April 2014