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Disarming the Culture War

How the Silent Majority Can Break the Stalemate

by Bruce Wilson

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Published by iUniverse, Inc. .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages200
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7559009M
ISBN 10059537932X
ISBN 109780595379323
OCLC/WorldCa80769988

  Disarming Beauty: The Place of Faith In the outpost of the post-Christian world, the perspective of Disarming Beauty by Julián Carrón inserted itself into the American debate over the role of Christians, often poised between "culture wars" and . "Gun violence, Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz compellingly shows, is as U.S. American as apple pie. This important book peels back the painful and bloody layers of gun culture in the United States, and exposes their deep roots in the killing and dispossession of Native peoples, slavery and its aftermath, and U.S. empire-making.

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Disarming the Culture War by Bruce Wilson Download PDF EPUB FB2

Learned, witty, and accessible, Disarming the Nation provides fresh and compelling perspectives on the Civil War, women's writing, and the many unresolved "civil wars" within American culture Cited by: The culture of war has its own traditions, laws and customs, rituals, ceremonies, music, art, literature, and monuments since the beginning of civilization.

Throughout the ages, the culture of war has usually been highly esteemed. Not so in today’s advanced countries, which tend either to mock it (“military intelligence is to intelligence Cited by: “The culture wars that have convulsed America since the sixties are best understood as a form of class warfare, in which an enlightened elite (as it thinks of itself) seeks not so much to impose its values on the majority (a majority perceived as incorrigibly racist, sexist, provincial, and xenophobic), much less to persuade the majority by means of rational public debate, as to create.

The Culture War book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Hook-up culture, pornography, abortion, euthanasia, religious libert /5. “The Culture War” is a book I think every Christian should read.

Jonathon so eloquently lays Disarming the Culture War book the state of our culture today, how we have gotten to this point, and how multiple societal problems like pornography, abortion, and euthanasia are all intertwined and related. While the topics covered in the book are serious and heavy, Jonathon.

Combining literary analysis, cultural history, and feminist theory, Disarming the Nation argues that the Civil War functioned in women's writings to connect female bodies with the body politic.

Women writers used the idea of "civil war" as a metaphor to represent struggles between and within women—including struggles against the cultural. Winning the Culture War is an exposé on America's gradual but steady secular and socialist drift.

It serves as a treatise that unashamedly reinforces our country's Judeo-Christian heritage while sounding the alarm at where we as Americans are heading unless Christians and concerned.

Introduction There are many histories of war, but since the dialectic concept of culture of war/culture of peace is a new concept, this is the first time that anyone has attempted to write a history of the culture of war. As for the culture of peace, it it too early to write anything but a most preliminary history (See Adams ).

In fact, as it will be argued later in this book, we should. Disarming Doomsday takes us forward, describing how geographers and geotechnology continue to shape nuclear war, and, perhaps, help to prevent it. Becky-Alexis Martin is a lecturer in Cultural and Political Geography at Manchester Metropolitan University.

Buy the best translation—recommended for serious readers. The Book of War (The Modern Library, February ). ISBN: Clausewitz's On War and Sun Tzu's Art of War in one translation of Clausewitz's On War is the version done by German literary scholar O.J.

Matthijs Jolles at the University of Chicago during World War II—not today's standard translation, but. Her first book, "Beyond Redemption: Race, Violence, and the American South after the Civil War" will be published in June by the University of Chicago Press. She is currently at work on a cultural.

The Culture series is a science fiction series written by Scottish author Iain M. Banks and released from through The stories centre on The Culture, a utopian, post-scarcity space society of humanoid aliens, and advanced superintelligent artificial intelligences living in socialist habitats spread across the Milky Way galaxy.

The main theme of the novels is the dilemmas that an. Winning the Culture War is an exposi on America's gradual but steady secular and socialist drift.

It serves as a treatise that unashamedly reinforces our country's Judeo-Christian heritage while sounding the alarm at where we as Americans are heading unless Christians and concerned citizens take a firm stand.

Winning the Culture War - eBook () by Linda Rae Hermann. The Hydrogen Sonata The last published book in the series, and the last science fiction novel completed before Banks’ untimely death from cancer inThe Hydrogen Sonata takes aim at the tropes of transhumanist space opera, the very genre the Culture books had strong hand in shaping in the first place also features a situation where, as is hinted in other books, the Culture.

No gesture so vivid, or policy so bold, has been forthcoming on matters of culture. Even the most humanising part of this life-long politico’s story, his experience of bereavement, is seldom aired.

Kitty Werthmann survived Hitler. “What I am about to tell you is something you’ve probably never heard or read in history books,” she likes to tell audiences. “I am a witness to history.

The second sense of “culture war” comes from sociologist James Davison Hunter’s book Culture Wars, published the year before Buchanan’s speech. According to Hunter’s influential thesis, Americans hold a wide range of moral commitments, but these get framed in public discourse as one epic struggle between two competing worldviews.

The term has been bastardized in contemporary culture war usage by self-described “race realists,” an ostensibly polite and “neutral” term that treats as Real, and sickeningly inviolable, a whole host of power relations and value judgments metastasizing out of the truism that human beings are visually distinct from one another.

Sworn officers assigned to protect schoolchildren carry guns, and gun culture thus becomes normalized for the next generation. In some cities, “meter maids” are armed. The phrase "culture war" seems to describe a conflict of ideas, of ideologies and philosophies of life, not any sort of violence.

So if a cultural conflict exists, and we know it does, what caused it. How did it come about. One could say that the culture war has been going on to some extent since the s. “Problems of War and Strategy” (November 6, ), Selected Works, Vol.

II, p. We are advocates of the abolition of war, we do not want war; but war can only be abolished through war, and in order to get rid of the gun it is necessary to take up the gun.

“Problems of War and Strategy” (November 6, ), Selected Works, Vol. II.Political Books: After the Culture War To weather a rising tide of intolerance, these writers want American Christians to prepare themselves for a new kind of struggle.In Grigg wrote his blockbuster book Freedom on the Altar, which exposed the UN’s war against God and family.

In his just-released book, the subject of this review, he explains that “in.