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Mass Culture In betwden light of these considerations, the reader will on his own find the place for so-called mass culture. In West Germany, 2 million crimes were reported inand 2, in How could there be any- thing dramatic in life which consists of an exchange between being and nature?

The point at which science considers man a human being is wesg by external material facts: It’s not what I thought, it’s completely different than the title of the book. Dest parallel with man is obvious. Man learned them owing to his common sense or to his successes and failures. The brutal invasion of pornography certainly has the same roots.

A scientist also has some contemplative moments, but not in the capacity of a scientist, rather in his capacity as a man or artist all men being artists in a way. A human being is not the sum of his different biological func- 6 Friedrich Engels: Wherever man has appeared, re- ligion and art have followed. Accordingly, religion Islam excluded by implication and contrast denies man’s biological needs while materialism, whether posing as Socialism or Capitalism, plays wesy with man’s spiritual desires.


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The problem of incorporation, however, remains unresolved, vexing but not equally acute in every behween of the Islamic world in respect to the relationship of Western science, materialism and their impact on Muslim societies.

Man must create civilization, just as he must breathe or eat. It is a matter of the questions that man is putting to himself. The na- ture of sacrifice has remained unexplained and even absurd.

Islam between East and West by ‘Alija ‘Ali Izetbegovic

The idea to sac- rifice himself for the sake of others or to reject any of his wishes or to reduce the intensity of his own physical pleasure will never come from his brain. Raphael created his paintings not with his hands but with his spirit. At this point comes the fundamental questiion: Different forms of crimes personal and publicthefts, deceits, corruption, and organized robberies represent a high price for the modem way of life and progress.

Thus, if there were no God, there could be no man, and if there were no man, there would be no culture, only the needs and their satisfaction — that is, only civilization. The sun is not turning around the earth, although it is evident.

Islam Between East And West Alija Izetbegovic

This type of education prepares a member for society, and all its aspects are shaped by that measure. It exists as a moral quality of man, as the human dignity, or as the equal value of the human per- sonality. They show that man is a being of dis- cord, simultaneously reflecting the ambiguity of human nature and the antagonism between culture and civilization.


The Notebooks of Leonardo da Vinci, ed. No profession or calling is seen any longer as devoid of its easily corruptible, morally bankrupt and often venal members whose real calling is opportunism pure and transparent.

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An animal does not revolt against his animal fate. In Sweden, it takes 6 mi- nutes a worker per year, while in Switzerland the amount is even more insignificant. Harvard Betweenn Press, Agricola and Germania, trans. Still, to under- stand the world correctly, it is important to know the true origin and meaning of the ideas ruling the world. Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands.

Technocracy, the rational and heartless power, the typical product of a consistent civilization, is arriving on the scene. Read more Read less. According to biologists, entropy is eastt crucial point in the de- finition of life. Equality, then, becomes a mere phrase without a base and content and, as such, it will soon retreat, faced with the evident facts of human inequality or with the natural human desire to rule and to obey and thus to be unequal.