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|It is the mission of the twentieth century to elucidate the irrational. - Merleau-|
Ponty, Maurice The new man is born too old to tolerate the new world. The
present conditions of life have not yet erased the traces of the past. We run too
fast, but we ...
|elucidate (ee-LOO-sih-date), verb To lecture, explain, or pontificate about a |
subject in great detail so as to make it exceeding clear. “It [was] the mission of the
twentieth century to ELUCIDATE the irrational.” – Maurice Merleau -Ponty,
|“It [was] the mission of the twentieth century to ELUCIDATE the irrational.” —|
Maurice Merleau-Ponty, French philosopher ANtoNyms bluster (BLUSS-ter). To
speak loudly, arrogantly, and boisterously; to behave in a bullying way; to blow in
|To lecture, explain, or pontificate about a subject in great detail so as to make it |
exceedingly clear. “It [was] the mission of the twentieth century to ELUCIDATE the
irrational.” —Maurice Merleau-Ponty, French philosopher soluTIon ratiocinate ...
|This fiftieth-anniversary edition commemorates Joseph Heller’s masterpiece with a new introduction by Christopher Buckley; personal essays on the genesis of the novel by the author; a wealth of critical responses and reviews by Norman ...|
|Widely recognized as the finest definition of existentialist Philosophy, this book introduced existentialism to America in 1958.|
|There is no other way to explain the series of irrational decisions made in thelate |
1970s. Onefactor may have been Brezhnev's illness and physical deterioration;
and yet, as his speechin Tashkent in March 1982indicated, hewas still capable of
|Perhaps this new science could explain why people typically sought to |
aggrandise or avenge themselves instead of peacefully ... His Trattato di
sociologia generale (1916) offered an extensive classification of 'irrational'
instincts, interests and ... He was steeped in the Saint-Simonian tradition which
had proclaimed the sacred mission of sociology to discover a new bas1s for
moral and social order.
|The United States and the Worldwide Struggle for Democracy in the Twentieth |
Century Tony Smith. that the primary focus of the state's considerations will be
rational assessments of how to optimize its power position given the shape of the
|God's Mission as Word-Event Paul S. Chung. colonialism; then it was |
unenlightened and irrational in the age ofreason. In the twentieth century the
other was called different. ... 16 Metanarratives attempt to explain the complex
and unique horizons of human life in different times and places by totalizing all of
them into the ...