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When we understand that man is the only animal who must create meaning, who must open a wedge into neutral nature, we already unde ...
For man, maximum excitement is the confrontation of death and the skillful defiance of it by watching others fed to it as he survi ...
... with every Asiatic country where we operate in cooperation with the existing culture, the need for intelligent understanding o ...
In many ways, Twain and Waugh were strikingly similar. Even within the group of great humorists, they belong together. Both anti-e ...
Quite apart from any conscious program, the great cultural historians have always been historical morphologists: seekers after the ...
Ethical and cultural desegregation. It is a contradiction in terms to scream race pride and equality while at the same time spurni ...
In view of the fact that they are ostensibly interested in many of the same problems, the extent to which sociologists and anthrop ...
In a cross-cultural study of 173 societies (by Herbert Barry and L. M. Paxson of the University of Pittsburgh) 76 societies typica ...
Compare the history of the novel to that of rock 'n' roll. Both started out a minority taste, became a mass taste, and then splint ...
If Shakespeare has a singularity, it is because he has become a black hole. Light, insight, intelligence, matter--all pour ceasele ...
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