The Captive Mind

Author : Czesław Miłosz
ISBN : 0141186763
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Written in Paris in 1951, while he was in exile from his native Poland, Milosz's denunciation of Stalinism outraged many European intellectuals at a time when they were becoming drawn to the politics of Communist Russia.
Genre: Europe, Eastern

The Captive Mind

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ISBN : 154253044X
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The Captive Mind

Author : Jada Edwards
ISBN : 1539516709
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We can evict old thinking and experience new life. It's time to take captive every thought through the power of Christ Jesus. "The book you are holding in your hands is a game changer.

Der Verschollene Prinz

Author : C.S. Pacat
ISBN : 9783641154813
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Eigentlich ist der Kriegerprinz Damen der rechtmäßige Erbe von Akielos, doch dann gerät er in Gefangenschaft und wird in die Sklaverei verkauft – ausgerechnet an Laurent, den Kronprinzen des verfeindeten Königreiches Vere.
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The Poet S Work

Author : Leonard Nathan
ISBN : 0674689704
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It would be hard to overestimate the importance of Weil for Milosz as he was
writing The Captive Mind. Indeed, the very title seems to have been taken from
one of Weil's last essays, "Human Personality" (published posthumously in 1950)
. In this essay Weil maintains that there is something sacred at the center of even'
human being — and this sacred center is not the personality, that combination of
attitudes and habits produced by historical circumstances. No, it is divine spark, ...
Genre: Literary Criticism

Indigeneity And Universality In Social Science

Author : Partha Nath Mukherji
ISBN : 9780761932154
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Journals should be published devoted to the phenomenon of the captive mind.
As far as possible the works of non- captive scholars should be disseminated in
the campuses. To start with, a conference on the captive mind could be initiated.
But all this would be of no avail if those who are responsible for planning and
organising are themselves captive or captors. This brings us to the counterpart of
the captive mindthe captor mind. Who and what is the captor mind? The captor
mind is ...
Genre: Social Science

Asche Und Diamant

Author : Jerzy Andrzejewski
ISBN : IND:30000081472767
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The Gaze Of The West And Framings Of The East

Author : S. Nair-Venugopal
ISBN : 9781137009289
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Colonial knowledge and the captive mind are twin concepts that inform each
other. Before we deliberate on colonial knowledge, let us delve into what Syed
Hussein means by the 'captive mind'. To Syed Hussein Alatas, the captive mind is
a victim of Orientalism and Eurocentricism – hence the mode of knowing termed
as colonial knowledge. It is characterized by a way of thinking that is dominated
by Western thought in an imitative and uncritical manner. Uncritical imitation
permeates ...
Genre: Social Science

Ali Shariati And The Future Of Social Theory

Author : Dustin J. Byrd
ISBN : 9789004353732
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However, the problem of mental captivity was first put forth in the 1950's when he
referred to the 'wholesale importation of ideas from the western world to eastern
societies,' ignoring their socio-historical context as a primary problem of
colonialism.47 Some of the characteristics of a captive mind includes the non-
creativity and incapability of 'raising original problems,' incapability of conceiving '
analytical method independent of current stereotypes'; incapability of 'separating
the ...
Genre: Social Science

Das Bettlerm Dchen

Author : Alice Munro
ISBN : 9783104030784
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Es gibt keinen besseren Einstieg in die wunderbare Welt der Alice Munro als ›Das Bettlermädchen‹, so Jonathan Franzen.
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