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Citations:absent-minded professor

English citations of absent-minded professor


  • 2001, Mark Skousen, The making of modern economics: the lives and ideas of the great thinkers‎, page 32:
    He [Adam Smith] was the quintessential absent-minded professor. His life was one of ubiquitous disorganization and ambiguity.
  • 2001, Jon Solomon, The ancient world in the cinema‎, page 297:
    The trio live in Ithaca, "not the ancient one, the New York one," but a neighboring absent-minded professor's time machine goes haywire