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In sex we have the source of man's true connection with the cosmos and of his servile dependence. The categories of sex, male and ...
In the works of the better poets you get the sensation that they're not talking to people any more, or to some seraphical creature ...
We think of religion as the symbolic expression of our highest moral ideals; we think of magic as a crude aggregate of superstitio ...
The "text" is merely one of the contexts of a piece of literature, its lexical or verbal one, no more or less important than the s ...
In view of the fact that they are ostensibly interested in many of the same problems, the extent to which sociologists and anthrop ...
The daughters of distant fathers, when they're little, don't know about biology and cultural bias and incest taboos and gender rol ...
The adequate study of culture, our own and those on the opposite side of the globe, can press on to fulfillment only as we learn t ...
As the global expansion of Indian and Chinese restaurants suggests, xenophobia is directed against foreign people, not foreign cul ...
Historians are to nationalism what poppy-growers in Pakistan are to heroin-addicts: we supply the essential raw material for the m ...
Nations without a past are contradictions in terms. What makes a nation is the past, what justifies one nation against others is t ...
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