Curating some of the best recent links across literature, philosophy, and the arts
Lauren Elkin, Flâneuse (Penguin Books, 2016)
Sonny Rollins, Newk’s Time (Blue Note, 1957) … 471 more words
Ted Baehr and Pat Boone. 2007. The Culture-Wise Family: Upholding Christine Values in a Mass Media World. Ventura: Regal.
Review by Stephen W. Hiemstra
For anyone who grew up in the period before 1970, the slide of American culture into secularism has been shockingly rapid. 1,080 more words
“ Comte had great confidence in the ascendancy of the positive doctrine. Its “perfect logical coherence” and its social function assured success, because this doctrine “will impart a homogeneous and rational character to the desultory politics of our day, and it will…establish a general harmony in the entire system of social ideas…” (p. 911 more words