David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
This essay juxtaposes two Supreme Court cases, Kelo v. City of New London, and Town of Castle Rock v. Gonzales. Both reflect on the meanings of home as simultaneously the source of security against the focal point of anxieties about crossing between the categories of the private and the public. This essay traces the specter of doubleness that haunts the home in the law: the uncanny ways in which the home emerges as the exemplary private institution and the exemplary public concern in our society.
|Keywords||No keywords specified (fix it)|
No categories specified
(categorize this paper)
Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
|Through your library||
References found in this work BETA
No references found.
Citations of this work BETA
No citations found.
Similar books and articles
Kirsten Jacobson (2009). A Developed Nature: A Phenomenological Account of the Experience of Home. Continental Philosophy Review 42 (3):355-373.
Not By Me (1987). Home Birth: Consumer Choice and Restriction of Physician Autonomy. Journal of Business Ethics 6 (6).
Paul Thompson (1987). Home Birth: Consumer Choice and Restriction of Physician Autonomy. [REVIEW] Journal of Business Ethics 6 (6):481 - 487.
Wim Dekkers (2009). On the Notion of Home and the Goals of Palliative Care. Theoretical Medicine and Bioethics 30 (5):335-349.
Karyn Holm (2003). No Place Like Home: A History of Nursing and Home Care in the United States (Review). Perspectives in Biology and Medicine 46 (2):314-316.
G. Lennox (1996). Bringing the Hospital Home: Ethical and Social Implications of High-Tech Home Care. Journal of Medical Ethics 22 (6):367-368.
Krishan Kumar & Ekaterina Makarova (2008). The Portable Home: The Domestication of Public Space. Sociological Theory 26 (4):324 - 343.
Added to index2009-02-15
Total downloads4 ( #258,330 of 1,102,697 )
Recent downloads (6 months)1 ( #296,698 of 1,102,697 )
How can I increase my downloads?