Liberty, Equality, Fraternity
- Two Visions of America. Capaldi, Nicholas // Academic Questions;Sep2012, Vol. 25 Issue 3, p334
The article offers the author's insights on the two narratives concerning modernity and America. The author states that narratives appeal to the arguments and facts, however, also reflect choices and fundamental commitments on how someone engages the world. The author categorizes the narratives...
- "South Africa: The Emancipation Moment". Voss, Tony // English in Africa;Oct2013, Vol. 40 Issue 2, p7
The article focuses on the invitation of the journal for authors to submit articles related to the concept of the emancipation moment. It requires authors to discuss the phenomenon of emancipation in social, cultural, and political occasions in South Africa. It also suggests several topics that...
- A Diet of Wives as the Lifestyle of the Vapostori Sects: The Polygamy Debate in the Face of HIV and AIDS in Zimbabwe. Machingura, Francis // Africana (2155-7829);Jun/Jul2011, Vol. 5 Issue 2, p185
Christianity takes a lion's share in the Zimbabwean religious market particularly when compared to other non-indigenous religions like Islam, Buddhism and Judaism. What is interesting is that, even though Christianity is a religion that has been associated with equality and freedoms of every...
- The Public Face of the Cultural Appropriation Debate: Who Speaks for Whom? Gzowski, Peter; Zemans, Joyce; Bissoondath, Neil; Bliss, Michael; Keesbig-Tobias, Lenore; Robertson, Heather; Smart, Patricia; Wiebe, Rudy // Textual Studies in Canada;Winter1992, Issue 2, p30
This article presents a discussion on the controversy surrounding the Canada Council for the Arts' decision that if someone wanted to write about another culture he would have not only to seek permission from members of that culture, but he would also have to invite them to collaborate on the...
- Don't Be a Coward. Maneker, Jerry // Whosoever;May/Jun2001, pN.PAG
Focuses on the significance of courage in the fight of gay people for equality within the church. Gift given by God to gay people; Difficulty of achieving freedom and acceptance; Role of God's children in fighting for His gospel of love, grace, faith and inclusiveness.
- HISTORY. // Background Notes on Countries of the World: Russia;May2008, p3
This article provides information on Russian history. Christianity became the state religion in the 19th century. The Mongol period had a lasting impact on Russian political culture, according to some historians. Particular focus is given to the modernization of Russia during the reign of Peter...
- The Archaic and Modernism in Russian Culture. Kostiuk, K.N. // Anthropology & Archeology of Eurasia;Winter2002/2003, Vol. 41 Issue 3, p76
Focuses on the modernism of Russian culture. Changes on the forms of the penatrating contradiction between the archaic and the modern; Framework for motives and forms of social activity; Influence of archaic on the destruction of tradition in the state.
- THREE LITERARY LIVES AND THE IMPERATIVES OF MODERNISM. Ward, David C. // Sewanee Review;Fall2001, Vol. 109 Issue 4, p638
Focuses on the usefulness of modernism on examining culture. Ability of modernism on invading crevices of social life; Concept of modernism; Impact of modernism on poetry.
- Democracy as a "Universal Value" and an Intercultural Ethics. Ricco, Monica // Cultura: International Journal of Philosophy of Culture & Axiolo;2011, Vol. 8 Issue 2, p73
This article questions the universal value attributed to the idea of democracy within a global intercultural context. The point is: do "mature" Western democracies, with their history, their nature and their limits, meet the needs of intercultural ethics? A first factual finding shows that...