THE EXTRAORDINARY POLITICS OF ALIEN CITIZENS
- Respect Does Not Mean Submission. Kilgore, Ed // Blueprint;Dec2004, Vol. 2004 Issue 4, p32
Discusses a debate among U.S. Democrats on overcoming conservative-bred stereotypes. Characteristics of Democrats who were pushing false choices; Information on an online article by Peter Beinart involving Christian rights; Discussion of the efforts of Christians to make respect an equal agreement.
- NAMIBIA. // Christianity Today;Dec2013, Vol. 57 Issue 10, p19
This section offers news briefs on developments in the Christian faith as of December 2013 including the move of Namibian leaders to ban church weddings around Christmas and Easter, and another on more than 900 people who signed onto an open letter alleging Asian stereotyping among evangelicals.
- METAPHORS IN LITHUANIAN AND SLOVENIAN POLITICAL DISCOURSE. Konickaja, Jelena; Zapoiskij, Artur // Respectus Philologicus;2011, Vol. 20 Issue 25, p243
The aim of this article is to analyse and compare the metaphorical system identified in Lithuanian and Slovenian political discourse. The authors asserts that the nature of the conceptual metaphors and the way they are reflected in certain discourse can determine a value system of the society...
- Allegories of exceptionalism: Lusotropicalism in mass culture (1960-74). Cardão, Marcos // Portuguese Journal of Social Science;Sep2015, Vol. 14 Issue 3, p257
The concept of lusotropicalism inspired various stereotypes about Portugal and the Portuguese, namely the idea they were more adaptable to the tropics because of their alleged plasticity - materialized in an adaptation to different climates, mobility and the ability to miscegenate - and more...
- Dropping out won't fix the world. Penny, Laurie // New Statesman;11/14/2011, Vol. 140 Issue 5079, p11
The author discusses the stereotypes and misconceptions associated with being a liberal leftist. She notes how many conservatives dismiss liberals who are privileged as being insincere while many liberals consider conservatives to be hypocritical and uncaring. She notes how capitalism affects...
- We can get past the stereotypes. Rodenbough, Jean // Network News;Spring97, Vol. 17 Issue 2, p19
Narrates an ecumenical experience that crumbles stereotypes concerning evangelism and fundamentalism during a ministerial association meeting. Difficulty of working in a narrow theological environment with a diversity of traditions; Author as Staff Chaplain at a community hospital in North...
- As the Years Go On: A Response to Round Peg, Square Hole. Ritter, Kathleen Y. // Edification: The Transdisciplinary Journal of Christian Psycholo;2011, Vol. 4 Issue 2, p21
The author discusses the aspects of the article written by Mark Yarhouse regarding homosexuality and the responses of the GLB and the Christian community. She states that Yarhouse has proposed an integrative stance that can allow individuals to live with their same sex attractions without shame...
- Thou Shalt Not Turn Me Into a False Idol. Button, Eileen // Newsweek;12/4/2006, Vol. 148 Issue 23, p18
In this article, the author comments on what it is like to be the wife of a pastor. She says she is often introduced to people as "the pastor's wife," as if the title describes who she is. They seem to be looking for perfection in her, expecting that her children never fight, she and her husband...
- Beyond the Pith Helmet. Ward, Ted W. // Common Ground Journal;Spring2013, Vol. 10 Issue 2, p113
The author calls for an end to the stereotype of the missionary as unaware culturally, ignorant of the nuances of social and governmental systems, and ministering out of a tenuous sense of call.