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    William Ian Miller (2003). Faking It. Cambridge University Press.
    In this book polymath William Ian Miller probes one of the dirty little secrets of humanity: that we are all faking it much more than anyone would care to admit. He writes with wit and wisdom about the vain anxiety of being exposed as frauds in our professions, cads in our loves, and hypocrites to our creeds. He finds, however, that we are more than mere fools for wanting so badly to look good to ourselves and others. Sometimes, when we (...)
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    William Ian Miller (1986). Gift, Sale, Payment, Raid: Case Studies in the Negotiation and Classification of Exchange in Medieval Iceland. Speculum 61 (1):18-50.
    Near the end of Eyrbyggja saga þórir asks Óspak and his men where they had gotten the goods they were carrying. Óspak said that they had gotten them at þambárdal. “How did you come by them?” said þórir. Óspak answered, “They were not given, they were not paid to me, nor were they sold either.” Óspak had earlier that evening raided the house of a farmer called Álf and made away with enough to burden four horses. And this was exactly (...)
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    William Ian Miller (1995). Deep Inner Lives, Individualism and People of Honour. History of Political Thought 16 (2):190-207.
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    William Ian Miller (1995). Upward Contempt. Political Theory 23 (3):476-499.
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    William Ian Miller (2009). Deceit in War and Trade. In Clancy W. Martin (ed.), The Philosophy of Deception. Oxford University Press
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