Blundering Social Bodies: How Groups Threaten Our Humanity

Blundering Social Bodies: How Groups Threaten Our Humanity

by Richard G. Rieben

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781930187047
Publisher: Berapa Press International
Publication date: 08/28/2001
Edition description: 1ST PRINT
Pages: 184
Product dimensions: 5.08(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.47(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction: Understanding ContextV
Part 1Basic Parameters: The Beast in its Lair
1.Develop & Divide3
2.Group Survival8
3.Multiple Societies13
4.Conflict of Values19
5.How Germany Won the War23
6.Defusing Conflict29
7.Ethical Responsibility31
8.Religion, De-clawed33
9.Programmed Limitations36
10.Educational Limitations40
11.Liberty & the Status Quo44
12.Family: L'Agent de Societe47
Part 2Belonging: Rearing its Ugly Head
14.Enforcing the Culture Gap59
15.Ethnic Lag, The Clan & ... I62
16.Scaling the Cultural Barriers65
17.The Mix that Liberates68
18.Roots & Liberty71
19.Liberty & Ostracism75
Part 3Conquest: Biting Off its Nose to Spite its Face
20.The Migrating Hordest81
21.Empire & Colonialism86
22.Nations of Immigrants91
23.Liberty & Imperialism94
Part 4Survival: Fighting Tooth and Claw
24.The Results99
26.Abusing Harmless Substances107
27.The Addiction of Exploitation110
28.Protection from Plunder113
29.Stealing Liberty115
30.Survival Qua Human Being117
31.Liberty by Numbers122
32.Keep this in Mind125
Part 5Protection: Lying Through its Teeth
33.Governments As Usual129
34.Law Gone Awry, part I131
35.Law Gone Awry, part II134
36.Law Gone Awry, part III137
37.Military Might140
38.War & Peace144
39.Rational vs. Reasonable147
Part 6Promises, Promises: Changing its Spots
40.Paradise Lost153
41.The Thin Line of Anarchy156
42.The Postmodern Signal161
43.Evangelical Methods165
44.Benevolent Social Bodies169
End Notes173

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