The Newtape File IV

Elshtain, Jean Bethke
June 1993
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Jun/Jul1993, Issue 34, p7
Emphasizes the eroding distinction of family values in the U.S. Effect of grievance on one's life; Principle of evil; Role of media in the distinction riddance of family values; Definition of a family.


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